Bands/Musicians The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists  

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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
Swamp pop, Country

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18 4
Rod Bernard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Rockabilly, Country

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28 13
Creedence Clearwater Revival is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Swamp pop

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25 11
John Fogerty is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Americana, Blues-rock, Swamp pop

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10 2
Belton Richard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists

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13 6
Tony Joe White is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Swamp rock, Roots rock

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7 2
John Fred is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists

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6 4
The Radiators is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Rock music, Swamp rock

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4 2
Amanda Shaw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
JenLangfeld added Pop music, Rock music, Cajun music

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4 2
Rockin' Dave Allen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Blues

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3 1
J. D.
Swamp pop, Swamp blues, Cajun music

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3 1
Lynn August is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Rock and roll, Jazz

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8 7
The Doobie Brothers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Heartland rock, Rock music

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5 4
Johnny Rebel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Rockabilly, Country

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2 1
Mark Klein is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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Vince Anthony is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Vince Guzzetta added

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4 4
Tom Fogerty is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Blues-rock, Swamp pop, Rock music

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3 3
Stu Cook is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Blues-rock, Swamp pop, Rock music

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3 3
Doug Clifford is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Blues-rock, Swamp pop, Rock music

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2 2
The Scientists is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Punk blues, Grunge

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2 2
Troy Shondell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Swamp rock, Rock and roll

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1 1
Lata Gouveia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Red Dirt, Blues

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1 1
The Subdudes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Southern soul, New Orleans rhythm and blues, Americana

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1 1
Carol Fran is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Soul blues, Swamp pop, Electric blues

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1 1
Atom Rhumba is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Punk blues, Rock music

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1 1
The Old Haunts is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Garage rock, Swamp rock

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3 4
J.J. Cale is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Americana, Swamp pop, Tulsa Sound

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2 3
Deadboy & The Elephantmen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Punk blues, Swamp pop, Rock music

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1 2
Ten Benson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Swamp rock, Heavy metal

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1 2
Kim Salmon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Punk blues, Grunge

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1 2
Six Ft Hick is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists

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0 1
Ed Volker is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Swamp rock, Rhythm and blues

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0 1
Max Décharné is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Psychobilly, Garage punk

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0 1
L'Angélus is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Cajun music, Rhythm and blues

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3 6
Creedence Clearwater Revisited is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Swamp Pop Bands/Artists
Swamp pop, Rock music, Swamp rock