Bands/Musicians The Best Bolero Bands/Artists  

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Bolero artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good bolero 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 bolero bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Bolero 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 bolero bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest bolero bands of all time, since the most famous bolero artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best bolero music.

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

This list includes Nat King Cole, Luis Miguel and more. Vote for your favorites by giving them a thumbs up. The list includes stuff like José Feliciano and Celia Cruz, giving you a breadth of choices.

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

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

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

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29 9
Los Panchos is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero

2
16 4
Beny Moré is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Mambo, Guaracha, Son montuno

3
14 3
Luis Miguel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Pop music, Latin pop

4
10 3
Javier Solís is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Popular music, Bolero, Ranchera

5
11 5
Daniel Santos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Guaracha, Cuban Rumba, Bolero

6
11 5
Héctor Lavoe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Salsa, Merengue music, Salsa music

7
12 6
Julio Jaramillo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Tango, Bolero, Ranchera

8
14 8
Gilberto Santa Rosa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Salsa music, Bolero

9
11 6
Ibrahim Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero, Son

10
10 5
José Feliciano is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Latin pop, Bolero, Acoustic music

11
9 4
Armando Manzanero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

12
9 5
José José is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

13
6 2
Agustín Lara is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Folk music, Light music

14
6 2
Buena Vista Social Club is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Rumba, Salsa music, Bolero

15
5 1
Celio González con La Sonora M... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Carlos Andrés Barrera Espinosa added

16
7 5
Cecilia Pantoja is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Mambo, Rock music, Tango

17
4 2
Olga Guillot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero

18
3 2
Omara Portuondo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero, Son, Nueva trova

19
5 5
Fernando Villalona is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Merengue music, Bolero, Bachata

20
5 5
Cristian Castro is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

21
4 4
Andy Montañez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Salsa, Salsa music, Bolero

22
4 4
Alvaro Carrillo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

23
4 5
Banda Machos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Bolero, Ranchera

24
4 5
Pedro Flores is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Bolero

25
3 5
Manny Manuel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Merengue music, Bolero, Tropical

26
2 4
Roberto Cantoral is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Latin American music, Bolero

27
2 4
Marta Romero is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero

28
0 2
Vargas de Tecalitlán is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Son Jarocho, Huapango, Bolero

29
3 6
Julito Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

30
1 4
Rodrigo de la Cadena is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Tango, Bolero

31
3 7
Alejandro Fernández is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

32
2 6
Puchi Balseiro is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

33
1 5
Álvaro Torres is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

34
1 5
Francisco Céspedes is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Bolero

35
1 6
Billy Pontoni is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Bolero, Ranchera

36
1 6
Pablo Borbón is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Pop music, Folk music, Bolero

37
0 5
Manuel Galbán is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero, Son

38
0 5
Jovenes Clasicos Del Son is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

39
0 5
Omar Franco is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

40
0 5
Eduardo Brito is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Merengue music, Opera, Bolero

41
0 6
Lila Deneken is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Latin pop, Bolero, Jazz