The world’s largest manufacturer of strings for musical instruments, D’Addario is the leading choice of many guitarists. Top country and bluegrass players only play this brand. When you talk of D’Addario Banjo Strings, they are nickel-plated steel wound and high quality plain steel strings. D’Addario offers any set of strings that you need for your 5-string banjo no matter what your playing style is. Some of the bestselling dadario banjo strings at musicians friend include D’ Addario J60 5-String Banjo Strings, D’Addario J61 5-String Banjo Strings, and D’Addario J63 Tenor Banjo Strings among others. These are all top quality plain steel and nickel-plated steel wound strings. There’s a huge selection of gauges available but if you are looking for strings with warm acoustic tone, choose the D’Addario J55 5-string banjo sets which has a Phosphor Bronze wound 4th string. The Phosphor Bronze of string making started in 1974 by D’Addario and since then, warm acoustic tone has become tantamount to Phosphor Bronze.