Top Ten Best Bands Named After a Band Member

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The Top Ten

1 Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen) Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen) Van Halen is an American hard rock band formed in Pasadena, California, in 1972. From 1974 until 1985, the band consisted of guitarist Eddie Van Halen, vocalist David Lee Roth, drummer Alex Van Halen, and bassist Michael Anthony. V 2 Comments
2 Alice Cooper (Alice Cooper) Alice Cooper (Alice Cooper) Alice Cooper was an American rock band formed in Phoenix, Arizona in 1964. The band consisted of lead singer Vince Furnier, Glen Buxton, Michael Bruce, Dennis Dunaway, and Neal Smith.

Best shock rock artist for me.

Alice is simply amazing!

3 Bon Jovi (Jon Bon Jovi)

Wow. How did I forget to put this on the list? Whoever wrote it in, Thank You. Because they should be a lot higher - Shake_n_Bake13

4 Dio (Ronnie James Dio) Dio (Ronnie James Dio) Dio was an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 and led by vocalist Ronnie James Dio, after he left Black Sabbath with intentions to form a new band with fellow former Black Sabbath member, drummer Vinny Appice.
5 Marilyn Manson (Marilyn Manson)

This guy is amazing, her style so cool... - 05yusuf09

6 Danzig (Glenn Danzig) Danzig (Glenn Danzig) Danzig is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey, United States. The band is the musical outlet for singer and songwriter Glenn Danzig, preceded by the horror punk bands the Misfits and Samhain.
7 Dokken (Don Dokken) Dokken (Don Dokken) Dokken are an American metal band formed in 1979. They split up in 1989 and reformed four years later.
8 Slaughter (Mark Slaughter) Slaughter (Mark Slaughter) Slaughter is an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada by lead vocalist/rhythm guitarist Mark Slaughter and bassist Dana Strum.
9 Santana (Carlos Santana) Santana (Carlos Santana) Santana is an American Latin rock band formed in San Francisco, California in 1967 by Mexican-American guitarist Carlos Santana.
10 Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)

The Contenders

11 Jimi Hendrix Experience (Jimi Hendrix)
12 Ween (Gene and Dean Ween) Ween (Gene and Dean Ween) Ween is an American experimental rock band formed in 1984, in New Hope, PA. It's members are Dean and Gene Ween.
13 Fleetwood Mac (Mick Fleetwood and John McVie)

Or Christine Mcvie. But yeah, John was first in the band. - IronSabbathPriest

Good Catch! Many don't know this - Billyv

14 The Ramones (All of Them)
15 Steve Miller Band (Steve Miller) Steve Miller Band (Steve Miller) The Steve Miller Band is an American rock band formed in 1966 in San Francisco, California. The band is led by Steve Miller on guitar and lead vocals.
16 Dave Matthews Band (Dave Matthews)
17 King Diamond - King Diamond
18 Michael Schenker Group (Michael Schenker)

Greatst melodic, and influential guitarist among the best top 10 ever, heavy metal, rock and roll

19 U.D.O. (Udo Dirkschneider)
20 Daughtry (Chris Daughtry) Daughtry (Chris Daughtry) Daughtry is an American rock band formed and fronted by namesake Chris Daughtry, who was a finalist on the fifth season of American Idol. Their self-titled debut album was released in November 2006.
21 Breaking Benjamin (Benjamin Burnley) Breaking Benjamin (Benjamin Burnley) Breaking Benjamin is a American post-grunge/alternative metal band formed in 1998. The bands members all changed in the time between 2010 to 2014, with the exception of Ben Burnley (Vocals). The Ex-Members included Chad Szeliga (Drums), Aaron Fink (Guitar) and Mark Klepaspi (Bass). ...read more.
22 Lizzy Borden (Lizzy Borden)
23 Halestorm (Lzzy and Arejay Hale) Halestorm (Lzzy and Arejay Hale) Halestorm is an American rock band from Red Lion, Pennsylvania, consisting of lead vocalist and guitarist Lzzy Hale, her brother drummer and percussionist Arejay Hale, guitarist Joe Hottinger, and bassist Josh Smith .
24 The Allman Brothers Band The Allman Brothers Band The Allman Brothers Band was an American rock band formed in Jacksonville, Florida in 1969 by brothers Duane Allman and Gregg Allman, as well as Dickey Betts, Berry Oakley, Butch Trucks, and Jai Johanny "Jaimoe" Johanson.
25 Otep (Otep Shamaya)
26 Winger (Kip Winger) Winger (Kip Winger)
27 Leonard Cohen (Leonard Cohen) Leonard Cohen (Leonard Cohen) Leonard Norman Cohen was a Canadian singer-songwriter, poet and novelist. His work explored religion, politics, isolation, sexuality and personal relationships. Cohen died on November 7, 2016 at the age of 82.
28 Dope (Edsel Dope)
29 Tiplady (Matthew Tiplady)
30 Motionless In White (Chris Motionless) Motionless In White (Chris Motionless) Motionless in White, often abbreviated MIW, is an American metalcore band from Scranton, Pennsylvania.
31 Cyco Miko (Mike Muir)
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1. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
2. Alice Cooper (Alice Cooper)
3. Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)
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1. Ween (Gene and Dean Ween)
2. The Ramones (All of Them)
3. Danzig (Glenn Danzig)
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1. Dio (Ronnie James Dio)
2. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
3. Bon Jovi (Jon Bon Jovi)
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