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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Johnny O is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
conjuntolover added Tejano/Mariachi/Boleros

Juan Enrique Oliva Tejano/Mariachi/Bolero singer and accordionist from Encinal,Texas. Lead vocalist for Johnny O. y su Conjunto.

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27 25
Julio Jaramillo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Tango, Bolero, Ranchera

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24 23
Luis Miguel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Pop music, Latin pop

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32 33
Los Panchos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero

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20 19
José José is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

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10 8
Roberto Cantoral is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Latin American music, Bolero

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Agustín Lara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Folk music, Light music

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8 6
Olga Guillot is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero

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15 15
Armando Manzanero is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

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14 14
Javier Solís is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Popular music, Bolero, Ranchera

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8 7
Puchi Balseiro is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

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8 8
Celio González con La Sonora M... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Carlos Andrés Barrera Espinosa added

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14 16
Héctor Lavoe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Salsa, Merengue music, Salsa music

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13 15
José Feliciano is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Latin pop, Bolero, Acoustic music

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12 14
Daniel Santos is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Guaracha, Cuban Rumba, Bolero

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16 19
Beny Moré is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Mambo, Guaracha, Son montuno

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15 18
Gilberto Santa Rosa is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Salsa music, Bolero

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6 7
Cristian Castro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Latin pop, Bolero

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6 7
Buena Vista Social Club is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Rumba, Salsa music, Bolero

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5 6
Pedro Flores is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Ballad, Bolero

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4 5
Andy Montañez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Salsa, Salsa music, Bolero

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4 5
Alvaro Carrillo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists

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7 9
Cecilia Pantoja is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Mambo, Rock music, Tango

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3 4
Omara Portuondo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Bolero, Son, Nueva trova

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5 7
Fernando Villalona is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bolero Bands/Artists
Merengue music, Bolero, Bachata