Tejano music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. Tejano bands and Texan-Mexican music originates from the Mexican-American populations of Central and South Texas. Tejano singers become more well-known after Selena, "The Queen of Tejano" put them on the map. This list of good tejano music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’ label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top tejano music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Tejano music 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 tejano music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest tejano music bands of all time, since the most famous tejano music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best tejano music music.
You can click on the tejano music band names to see more information about that particular notable tejano music group. If they're near the top of the best tejano music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top tejano music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the tejano music band names themselves.
List items include ZZ Top, Carlos Santana and many additional items as well. Upvote your favorite items and downvote the worst to see the best at the top. If you're not a fan of Ry Cooder or Calexico, then vote those down so that the list takes your preferences into account.
All important, significant and iconic names in tejano music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.
The list includes all new tejano music 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 tejano music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into tejano music 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 tejano music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent tejano music bands.
This list answers the questions "who are the best tejano music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest tejano music 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 tejano music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.
Buena Vista Social Club
The Last Temptation Of Christ and even better:
Passion - Sources
a selection of traditional music, sources of inspiration and location recordings for the movie, produced by Peter Gabriel.
Frida - I love the melodramatic, heart-wrenching songs by Lila Downs & Chavela Vargas.
an interesting mix of Tex Mex, country & western and old r&b singles from artists like Johnny Cash, Glen Campbell & Esther Phillips. This was also my first real introduction to the band Calexico. They composed and performed most of the regular music soundtrack - good stuff