The Greatest Boy Bands of All Time Bands/Musicians

The Greatest Boy Bands of All Time

who else should see this list?

1,580,340 views 117 items 37,878 votes 4,493 voters 20 followers 18reranks
List of the best boy bands of all time, with photos, ranked from best to worst by the community. This list of the top boy band bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Boy band groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all boy band bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest boy band bands of all time, since the most famous boy band artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best boy band music.

You can click on the boy band band names to see more information about that particular notable boy band group. If they're near the top of the best boy band artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top boy band bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the boy band band names themselves.

The list includes all types boy bands from yesteryear to today, from Hanson and "MMMBop" to K-pop. Click thumbs up for the items you do like and down vote the items you think are dumb. If you like New Kids on the Block or 'N Sync, then make your voice heard. All important, significant and iconic names in boy band music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely.

The list includes all new boy band bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of boy band, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into boy band music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good boy band bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent boy band bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best boy band bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest boy band musician ever?" If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular boy band bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote. Tweet this or Facebook it to make sure your friends weigh in too. (117 items)

List Criteria: Only all-male vocal groups in any pop genre. Most don't play instruments...

< >
  • the list
  • 18 reranks
  • comments
  • </> embed
Rerank This List
View as a
Rank
loading your
votes…
 
  Name
  1. 1
    Up 998
    Down 720
    Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music More
  2. 2
    Up 1347
    Down 1038
    Pop music, Teen pop, Electronic music More
  3. 3
    Up 750
    Down 672
    Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop More
  4. 4
    Up 634
    Down 585
    Adult contemporary music, Ballad, Synthpop More
  5. 5
    Up 656
    Down 652
    Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music More
  6. 6
    Up 543
    Down 575
    Bubblegum pop, Motown Sound, Disco More
  7. 7
    Up 443
    Down 463

    5sos

    added by: morgan.nosbush
  8. 8
    Up 147
    Down 115
    Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock More
    added by: reesemalo
  9. 9
    Up 467
    Down 558
    Bubblegum pop, Synthpop, Pop music More
  10. 10
    Up 462
    Down 555
    Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music More
  11. 11
    Up 412
    Down 496
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B More
  12. 12
    Up 427
    Down 542
    Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music More
  13. 13
    Up 398
    Down 578
    Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music More
  14. 14
    Up 270
    Down 396
    Pop music, Dance-pop, Eurodance More
    added by: gretakortsen_tw
  15. 15
    Up 231
    Down 335
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music More
  16. 16
    Up 290
    Down 434
    Pop music, Boy band More
  17. 17
    Up 112
    Down 152
    Pop music, Boy band More
  18. 18
    Up 42
    Down 43
    Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop More
    added by: Bootsdad
  19. 19
    Up 196
    Down 302
    Pop music, Teen pop, Dance-pop More
  20. 20
    Up 280
    Down 456
    Ballad, Synthpop, Pop music More
  21. 21
    Up 255
    Down 427
    Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music More
  22. 22
    Up 201
    Down 339
    Pop punk, Synthpop, Pop music More
  23. 23
    Up 226
    Down 384
    Indie pop, Pop music, Teen pop More
  24. 24
    Up 191
    Down 331
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop More
  25. 25
    Up 129
    Down 220
    Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B More
  26. 26
    Up 158
    Down 276
    Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues More
  27. 27
    Up 168
    Down 295
    Pop music, Boy band More
  28. 28
    Up 68
    Down 112

    Before You Exit

    added by: GwenRamirez
  29. 29
    Up 168
    Down 298
    Hip hop music, Old-school hip hop, New Wave More
  30. 30
    Up 47
    Down 74
    Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music More
    added by: shaydie
  31. 31
    Up 135
    Down 239
    Synthpop, Pop music, Electronic music More
  32. 32
    Up 165
    Down 298
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B More
  33. 33
    Up 9
    Down 10

    new! Exo

    added by: DaniellaBuenaa
  34. 34
    Up 104
    Down 191
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B More
  35. 35
    Up 122
    Down 229
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop More
  36. 36
    Up 145
    Down 276
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Electronic dance music More
  37. 37
    Up 170
    Down 326
    Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music More
  38. 38
    Up 104
    Down 199
    Pop music, Contemporary R&B, New jack swing More
  39. 39
    Up 114
    Down 220
    Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music More
  40. 40
    Up 129
    Down 250
    Hip hop music, Synthpop, Rock music More
  41. 41
    Up 3
    Down 5

    new! Ajr

    added by: mollipop2000
  42. 42
    Up 88
    Down 180
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B More
  43. 43
    Up 127
    Down 265
    Pop music, Teen pop, Latin pop More
  44. 44
    Up 102
    Down 215
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop More
  45. 45
    Up 97
    Down 209
    Pop music, J-pop, Trot More
  46. 46
    Up 88
    Down 190
    Pop music, Teen pop, Dance-pop More
  47. 47
    Up 78
    Down 169
    Ballad, Pop music, J-pop More
  48. 48
    Up 75
    Down 164
    Pop music, Electronic dance music, Eurodance More
  49. 49
    Up 68
    Down 150
    Pop punk, Thrash metal, Pop music More
  50. 50
    Up 60
    Down 134
    Pop music, Pop rock, Boy band More
  51. +Add New Item

Is this list missing something?
RANKERS WHO ADDED ITEMS + 1 MORE

items 1 - 50 of 117

think you can do better?

rerank this list
why?

got a blog or website?

embed this list
why?

    more popular lists