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The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists 

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Updated June 14, 2019 365 votes 134 voters 13.6k views 35 items

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

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

This list features artists like Creedence Clearwater Revival and John Fogerty. You decide which of these are the best by voting for the ones you think are the best ones. If you're not a fan of J.J. Cale or The Doobie Brothers, then vote those down so that the list takes your preferences into account.

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

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

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

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Warren Storm is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop and Country; Nationality: United States of America
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Creedence Clearwater Rev... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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John Fogerty is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Americana, Blues-rock & Swamp pop; Nationality: United States of America
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Rod Bernard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop, Rockabilly & Country; Nationality: United States of America
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Tony Joe White is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop, Swamp rock & Roots rock; Nationality: United States of America
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Belton Richard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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John Fred is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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Rockin' Dave Allen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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Amanda Shaw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
JenLangfeld added Genre: Pop music, Rock music & Cajun music; Nationality: United States of America
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The Radiators is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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The Doobie Brothers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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Doug Clifford is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Blues-rock, Swamp pop & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America
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J. D. "Jay" Mi... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop, Swamp blues & Cajun music; Nationality: United States of America
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Johnny Rebel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop, Rockabilly & Country; Nationality: United States of America
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Stu Cook is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Blues-rock, Swamp pop & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America
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Lynn August is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop, Rock and roll & Jazz; Nationality: United States of America
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J.J. Cale is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Americana, Swamp pop & Tulsa Sound; Nationality: United States of America
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Mark Klein is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Swamp pop, Rock music & Rhythm and blues; Nationality: United States of America
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Tom Fogerty is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Genre: Blues-rock, Swamp pop & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America
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Vince Anthony is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Vince Guzzetta added
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Atom Rhumba is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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Carol Fran is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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The Subdudes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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The Old Haunts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
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Deadboy & The Elepha... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists