African pop artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good african popular 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 african popular music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. African popular music 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 African popular music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest African popular music bands of all time, since the most famous African popular music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best African popular music.
You can click on the African popular music band names to see more information about that particular notable African pop music group. If they're near the top of the best African pop music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top African popular music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the African popular music band names themselves.
List features Vampire Weekend, Brenda Fassie and more. Upvote the artists you like and downvote the artists you don't. Also, artists on this list like Angélique Kidjo and Don Jazzy probably need more votes.
All important, significant and iconic names in African popular music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.
The list includes all new African popular 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 African pop music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into African pop 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 African pop bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent African popular music bands.
This list answers the questions "who are the best African popular music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest African pop 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 African pop bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.Re-rank this page as your own by deleting artists you don't think belong, then put your personalized list up for a vote on Facebook, Tumblr or Twitter. (27 items)