bands/musicians The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists  

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

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

Everything from Marvin Gaye to Al Green is included on this list. Make this one count by voting for your favorites on this list. What will come out on top in the end? The Isley Brothers? The Spinners?

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

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

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

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Marvin Gaye is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Marvin Gaye Doo-wop, Motown Sound, Rock music

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Al Green is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Al Green Smooth soul, Rhythm and blues, Soul music

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The Isley Brothers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
The Isley Brothers Doo-wop, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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Barry White is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Barry White Disco, Rhythm and blues, Soul music

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Bill Withers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Bill Withers Smooth soul, Pop music, Rhythm and blues

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Ronald Isley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Ronald Isley Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Smooth soul

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The Delfonics is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
The Delfonics Philadelphia soul, Rhythm and blues, Soul music

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Rufus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Rufus Smooth soul, Disco, Pop music

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THE VIKINGS is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
THE VIKINGS Pop Rock, Smooth soul, Pop music

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Leroy Hutson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Leroy Hutson Smooth soul, Chicago soul, Rhythm and blues

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Sugar & Spice is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Smooth Soul Bands/Artists
Sugar & Spice Smooth soul, Chicago soul, Rhythm and blues