Top 10 MESSIEST Band Break Ups

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, February 21, 2017

    With bands this big, you know they had to go out with a bang! Welcome To and today we’ll be taking a look at our picks for the top 10 messiest band break ups. For this list, we’ll be talking about bands like Fleetwood Mac, Oasis, Pink Floyd, Van Halen, NWA, The Beatles, The Smashing Pumpkins, Guns n’ Roses, Creedence Clearwater Revival and more, and exploring why and how these famous groups came to an end. What band break up was the messiest? Let us know your picks in the comments!

    00:40 #10: NWA
    01:59 #9: Creedence Clearwater Revival
    03:08 #8: Van Halen
    04:13 #7: The Smashing Pumpkins
    05:10 #6: Pink Floyd
    06:13 #5: The Beatles

    07:18 #4: Fleetwood Mac
    08:19 #3, #2 & #1: ????

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  • If you don't like it I don't care

    If you don't like it I don't care

     14 hours ago

    1. Oasis 2. Gnr - better than rest bands together. The real rock n roll.

  • prince of asphodel

    prince of asphodel


    What about my chemical romance
    Or queen

  • Brandon Garner

    Brandon Garner


    N.W.A isn’t a band

  • James Kanuch

    James Kanuch

     yesterday +2

    This is like a 6th grader’s book report on bands breaking up.

  • Victoria Howard

    Victoria Howard

     2 days ago

    But like Led Zeppelin?! They literally refuse to be in the same room?!

  • Hot Pepper

    Hot Pepper

     2 days ago

    Ummm Spice girls you forgot and Girls aloud

  • West Kagle

    West Kagle

     3 days ago

    . What insane person was saying Oasis was the next Beatles?
    ....seriously....are you kidding?

  • West Kagle

    West Kagle

     3 days ago

    . How are the Beatles not #1? Perhaps only ABBA could be considered to eclipse them on this list.

  • Dragonbane 1976

    Dragonbane 1976

     4 days ago

    Pantera had a messy one..

  • 13 Black Cats

    13 Black Cats

     4 days ago

    Oasis: one of the last true Rock n Roll superbands.

  • Bradley Updyke

    Bradley Updyke

     4 days ago

    not sure how KISS didn't even get an honorable mention LOL... as much as I love the band if your name isn't Gene or Paul your not safe in that band LOL

  • Paul Martin

    Paul Martin

     5 days ago

    The Talking Heads. David Byrne split with everyone else and Tina and Chris seem to have some "misunderstandings" with former supporting musicians like Adrian Belew.

  • Melissa Rebele

    Melissa Rebele

     5 days ago


  • Michael Fett

    Michael Fett

     5 days ago

    Ur adds are garbage

  • paradox of Epicurus

    paradox of Epicurus

     6 days ago

    Sabbath got ugly a few times didn't it? At some points, it was just Iomi and maybe one other guy and it wasn't even suppose to be Sabbath albums, they were solos but the record co. wanted the Sabbath recognition.

  • Stuffed Burgers

    Stuffed Burgers

     7 days ago +1

    Pantera should've been on here. Phil has numerous drug problems and leaves, Dime and Vinnie try to continue but the former is murdered and Vinnie never speaks to Rex and Phil for the rest of his life.

  • ·d i s·i n f e c t a n t·

    ·d i s·i n f e c t a n t·

     7 days ago

    Where are The Kinks? Cream?

  • Ras Alghul

    Ras Alghul

     7 days ago +1

    Should learn to pronounce Glenn Frey's name properly.

  • against anti-Mormons

    against anti-Mormons

     7 days ago

    you've left out Spacemen 3

  • Enigma Nemo

    Enigma Nemo

     7 days ago

    They left out so many other groups. You could expand the list to 50. Talking Heads. Zeppelin Simon and Garfunkle. Queensryche. I'm sorry nut the record label keeping the band name so they can milk it.