Family Affair: The Top Eleven Sibling Bands in Pop Music

By Alyssa Pereira

Happy National Siblings Day! Take a day off from giving your little brother a noogie and instead (if just for today), show a little appreciation for your guaranteed lifelong best friend. That’s what family is for, right?

Then, take a look at our list of the best, brightest (and at times, bickering) siblings in pop music history.

 

11. Kings of Leon

Kings of Leon are made up of the Followill brothers: Anthony Caleb, Ivan Nathan, and Michael Jared, as well as their cousin Cameron Matthew.

(Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

(Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

 

10. Atlas Genius

Aussie band Atlas Genius is composed of Keith and Michael Jeffery.

(Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

(Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

 

9. Oasis

Although they spar, Liam and Noel Gallagher started the legendary band Oasis.

(Mike Clarke/Getty Images)

(Mike Clarke/Getty Images)

 

8. Hanson

Isaac, Taylor, and Zac Hanson make up this famous pop trio.

Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Kevin Winter/Getty Images

 

7. Sly & the Family Stone

Sly and Freddie Stone started this famous band.

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(The Evening Standard/Getty Images)

 

6. Tegan & Sara

Tegan and Sara Quin are identical twin sisters.

(Gabriel Olsen for Radio.com)

(Gabriel Olsen for Radio.com)

 

5. Haim

The three Haim sisters—Alana, Danielle, and Este—make up this pop rock power trio.

(Alyssa Pereira for CBS Radio Local)

(Alyssa Pereira for CBS Radio Local)

 

4. Arcade Fire

Win and Will Butler are members of this elite rock group.

(Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

(Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

 

3. Radiohead

Jonny and Colin Greenwood play lead guitar and bass in Radiohead.

(Getty Images)

(Getty Images)

 

2. The Beach Boys

Although the group has come to include different members through the years, the original Beach Boys consisted of siblings Brian, Dennis, and Carl Wilson (and their cousin Mike Love and friend Al Jardine).

(Kent Gavin/Getty Images)

(Kent Gavin/Getty Images)

 

1. Jackson 5

The sibling supergroup was made up of Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon and of course, little Michael.

(Frank Barratt/Getty Images)

(Frank Barratt/Getty Images)

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