Boogie-woogie artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good boogie-woogie 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 boogie-woogie bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Boogie-woogie 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 boogie-woogie bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest boogie-woogie bands of all time, since the most famous boogie-woogie artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best boogie-woogie music.
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1 23 6 Albert Ammons Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues
2 12 1 Pete Johnson Stride, Boogie-woogie, Jazz
3 12 4 Pinetop Smith Boogie-woogie, Blues
4 15 7 Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra Boogie-woogie
5 14 8 Fats Domino New Orleans rhythm and blues, Rock music, Boogie-woogie
6 8 3 Roosevelt Sykes Boogie-woogie, Blues
7 10 5 Amos Milburn Jump blues, Boogie-woogie, Rhythm and blues
8 9 4 Jools Holland Rock music, Boogie-woogie, Rhythm and blues
9 4 0 Estelle Yancey Boogie-woogie, Blues
10 4 0 1521398721213 added Fingers Slim Blues, Boogie-woogie
11 6 3 James Crutchfield Boogie-woogie, Blues
12 5 2 Henri Herbert Honky-tonk, Boogie-woogie, Rock and roll
13 4 1 Champion Jack Dupree Boogie-woogie, Blues
14 3 0 Erwin Helfer Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues
15 5 3 Silvan Zingg Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues
16 5 3 Honey Piazza Boogie-woogie, Blues
17 5 3 Axel Zwingenberger Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues
18 4 2 Boogie Woogie Red Boogie-woogie, Jazz
19 3 1 Charles Magnante Boogie-woogie, Easy listening, Jazz
20 3 1 Charlie Spand Boogie-woogie, Blues
21 3 1 Speckled Red Boogie-woogie, Blues
22 2 0 Jimmy Yancey Boogie-woogie
23 2 0 Booker T. Laury Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Gospel music
24 2 0 Katie Webster Swamp blues, Boogie-woogie, Soul music
25 2 0 Eduardo Mariz added Ladyva
26 2 0 John P. Hammond Boogie-woogie, Rock and roll, Blues
27 2 0 Garland Wilson Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues
28 5 4 Alan Gerber Rock n' Roll, Boogie-woogie, Blues
29 5 4 Blind John Davis Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues
30 3 2 Big Joe Duskin Boogie-woogie, Blues
31 2 1 Vince Weber Boogie-woogie, Blues
32 2 1 Christian Dozzler Boogie-woogie, Blues, Zydeco
33 2 1 Whistlin' Alex Moore Boogie-woogie, Blues
34 2 1 Ian Stewart Rock music, Boogie-woogie
35 2 1 Jabo Williams Boogie-woogie, Blues
36 1 0 William Ezell Ragtime, Boogie-woogie, Jazz
37 1 0 Mitch Woods Jump blues, Boogie-woogie, Jazz
38 1 0 Johnny Parker Boogie-woogie, Jazz
39 1 0 Charles Carles added Lluís Coloma