The Best Cajun Bands/Artists Bands/Musicians

The Best Cajun Bands/Artists

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Cajun music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good Cajun music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top Cajun music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Cajun 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 Cajun music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest Cajun bands of all time, since the most famous Cajun artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best Cajun music.

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

List is made up of many different artists, including J.J. Cale and Linda Ronstadt. You get to decide which artists make it to the top with your votes. Thumbs down the artists you don't think should be on this list. Not a fan of Papa John Creach or Richie Hayward? Them thumbs them down.

All important, significant and iconic names in Cajun music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new Cajun music 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 Cajun music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into Cajun 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 Cajun bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent Cajun music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best Cajun music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest Cajun 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 Cajun bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Louisiana Blues And Zydeco, Bon Ton Roulet! & More, Bayou Blues

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    Zydecajun, The Band Courtbouillon, Whoever Said It Was Easy

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    Have a Little Faith, Come On Joe, Tears of Joy

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    That's What I'm Talkin' About!

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    La Danse de la vie, L'Écho, L'Amour ou la folie

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    Play Traditional Cajun Music, Volume I and II, J'ai Vu Le Loup

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    No Matter Where You At, There You Are, Cajun Legend

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    The Best Of, Cajun Greats, Hot Diggidy Doug

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    French Blues

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    Cajun Legend

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    The Cajun Way, Cry Cry Darling / You Didn't Have to Go

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    Allons danser (feat. Balfa Toujours), Les Blues Du Bayou, La Musique ...

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    A Cajun Legend

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    Cajun Christmas

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    Bon Rêve, Dominos, Trace of Time

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    The Fiddle King of Cajun Swing, Devil in the Bayou (disc 2)

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    Homage Au Passé, La Musique, Live At 2009 New Orleans Jazz & ...

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    The Complete Early Recordings 1929-1930

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    Jesse Lége with Joel Savoy and Linzay Young

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    Opelousas Waltz

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    Les Blues Du Bayou, La Musique Creole, Louisiana Hot Sauce

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    The Band Courtbouillon

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    Bring It on Down, Right Key Wrong Keyhole, Red Stick Ramblers

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    L'Ésprit Créole, Cedric Watson, Creole Moon: Live at the ...

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    A Child Is Born

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    Cajun Legend

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    Vermilionaire, Mammoth Waltz

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    Christmas Bayou, From Now On, Beau Solo

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    Pick It Up, Show Me Something

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    Relooké Swamp pop, Cajun music, folk

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    Behind the Levee, Annunciation, The Subdudes

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    Step It Up!, I Ain't No Playboy, The Big Squeeze

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    Flippin' out: Essential Recordings, American Music, Texas Style

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    Backstreets of Desire, Loup Garou, Cabretta

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    The Balham Alligators

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