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

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of artists, like Mariza and Amália Rodrigues, in it. Upvote your favorites to see them rise to the top. Also, you should vote on artists like Luciana Abreu and Souad Massi, if you like them.

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

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

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

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Amália Rodrigues is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Cristina Branco is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Mariza is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Mariza World music, Fado

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Ana Moura is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Ana Moura Fado

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Carlos do Carmo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Carlos do Carmo

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Carminho is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Carminho Fado

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Dulce Pontes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Dulce Pontes Pop music, World music, Classical music

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Madredeus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Madredeus Folk music, World music, Fado

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Camané is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Camané Fado

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Alfredo Marceneiro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Antonio Zambujo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Joana Cota added Joana Cota Fado

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Hermínia Silva is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Hermínia Silva

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Lucília do Carmo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Lucília do Carmo

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Maria Severa-Onofriana is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Mafalda Arnauth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Rodrigo Costa Félix is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Rodrigo Costa Félix

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Souad Massi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Souad Massi Rock music, Folk music, World music

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Vicente Da Câmara is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Vicente Da Câmara

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MajaMfado added Maja Milinkovic Fado/world music - Maja Milinkovic is a fado singer and songwriter with beautiful, charismatic and powerful voice.She was born in Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and graduated at the Music Academy in Sarajevo. She began singing at a very early ...

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Dina is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Dina Pop music, Fado

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Berta Cardoso is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Berta Cardoso

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Fernanda Maria is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Fernanda Maria

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Maria Teresa de Noronha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Maria Teresa de Noronha

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Rozett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Rozett Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Pop rock

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Cesária Évora is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Cesária Évora Morna, Coladeira, Fado

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Maria Do Rosário Betten... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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António Pelarigo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added António Pelarigo

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João Ferreira-Rosa is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added João Ferreira-Rosa

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Ana Sofia Varela is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Ana Sofia Varela

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Hélder Moutinho is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Hélder Moutinho

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FEUP Fado Group is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Alexandra is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Alexandra

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Argentina Santos is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Argentina Santos

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Adriano Correia de Oliveira is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Katia Guerreiro is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Kátia Guerreiro

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Ercília Costa is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Ercília Costa

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Raquel Tavares is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Fernando Farinha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Fernando Farinha

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Maximiano de Sousa is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists

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Marco Rodrigues is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Marco Rodrigues

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Flor-de-Lis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Flor-de-Lis Folk music, Acoustic music, Fado

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Pedro Moutinho is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Pedro Moutinho

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Ricardo Ribeiro is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
gilgethan added Ricardo Ribeiro

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Anna Abreu is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Anna Abreu Pop music, Latin American music, Dance music

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Luciana Abreu is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Luciana Abreu Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Pop rock

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Anabela is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Anabela Pop music, Fado

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Yolanda Soares is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Yolanda Soares Operatic pop, Crossover, Fado

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Fernando Machado Soares is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Fernando Machado Soares Traditional music, Folk music, Fado

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Hind is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fado Groups/Artists
Hind Pop music, Jazz, Arabic music