Top Ten Best Bands Named After a Band Member


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.
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 Marilyn Manson (Marilyn Manson)

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

5 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.
6 Dokken (Don Dokken)
7 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.
8 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.
9 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

10 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.

The Newcomers

? Cyco Miko (Mike Muir)

The Contenders

11 Slaughter (Mark Slaughter)
12 Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)
13 Jimi Hendrix Experience (Jimi Hendrix)
14 Ween (Gene and Dean Ween) Ween (Gene and Dean Ween)
15 The Ramones (All of Them)
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.
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Ween (Gene and Dean Ween)
2. The Ramones (All of Them)
3. Danzig (Glenn Danzig)
1. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
2. Alice Cooper (Alice Cooper)
3. Ozzy Osbourne (Ozzy Osbourne)
1. Dio (Ronnie James Dio)
2. Van Halen (Eddie and Alex Van Halen)
3. Bon Jovi (Jon Bon Jovi)

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