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Some bands have strange pronunciations of their names, that aren't immediately obvious from their spelling.

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Entries Beginning with Z

Zac Efron pronounced as Zack Eff-rin
Some people pronounce the surname as Ef-fron (as to not give it a schwa).
Frosty The Cat
Zao pronounced as zay oh
ZZ Top pronounced as Zee Zee Top
ZZ Top is an American band, and the last letter of the alphabet is called "zee" in the US. (The rest of the English-speakers call the last letter of the alphabet "zed".)
Xysma pronounced as Zeyes-maw
Zhane pronounced as zhah-NAY
An accent mark appears over the "E"; the band's debut album is even titled "Pronounced Jah-Nay" (which is close enough, phonetically).
Jean Luc Ponty pronounced as zhan luke pon-tee
The Godfather of Droll
Zooey DesChanel pronounced as Zoey Day Shan-nell
Francis A. Sissy

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