Best Music Artists Starting With the Letter B

This is a list I made of the best musicians in my opinion that start with specific letter!

The Top Ten

1 The Beatles The Beatles The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. The members consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They were soon known as the foremost and most influential act of rock era. Rooted in skiffle, beat, and 1950s rock and roll, the Beatles later experimented more.

Well What Can I Really Say other then they where maybe the Biggest Band of All Time!
They did so much for Music & the World! Some of my Fave songs Twist & Shout, She Loves You, Yesterday, Hey Jude. - Curti2594

Definitely Curtis. The Beatles should be here. How many of the other bands mentioned here will be around in fifty years' time? Great list! - Britgirl

Let's see... If a band is the Best ever, and their name starts with a letter, which band with a name starting with that letter would be the best band with a name starting with that letter? What? - Billyv

They have so many underrated songs. She Said She Said, Mother Nature's Son, I'm Only Sleeping, Drive My Car, Here There and Everywhere, She's Laving Home, Dear Prudence, and so much more... - PeterG28

2 Bon Jovi Bon Jovi Bon Jovi is a hard rock band formed in 1983, which had a streak of successful albums in the late 1980s. The band originally consisted of lead vocalist Jon Bon Jovi, guitarist Ritchie Sambora (left in 2013), bassist Alec John Such (left in 1994), keyboard David Bryan, and drummer Tico Torres. The band's more.

Bon Jovi Rocks! Favorites: Livin' On A Prayer, You give Love a Bad Name, Bed of Roses, It's My Life, Born to Be my baby, Have a Nice Day, Keep the Faith, and More!

I love all kinds of rock. But I've a slight inclination to both hair and thrash metal, so Bon Jovi gets my vote. - Kiteretsunu

Check out their recent album there songs are very good! - Curti2594

I'm glad they're this high up - bobbythebrony

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3 Bryan Adams Bryan Adams Bryan Guy Adams is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, photographer, philanthropist and activist.

This Canadian Artist Dominated for most of the 80's & some of the 90's his songs are very Recognizable Like
Summer of 69, Somebody, Cuts like a Knife, Everything I Do, Heaven & etc - Curti2594

4 Britney Spears Britney Spears Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer and actress who was born in McComb, Mississippi, and grew up in Kentwood, Louisiana. She performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows like "The Mickey Mouse Club" as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997 more.

Britney Spears sucks. She sings in this annoying high pitched voice and, of course, uses autotune.

Yeah I Know she's not the most amazing but she is Successful & she starts with B
I like I'm Not a Girl not yet a Women, Piece of me, Opps... I did it again. - Curti2594

5 Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Black Sabbath were a Heavy Metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1968 by guitarist and songwriter Tony Iommi, singer John "Ozzy" Osbourne, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler and drummer Bill Ward. more.

Wow. Original black sabbath was revolutionary and ROCKED HARD. come on you guys gotta listen to albums like Paranoid, Master of Reality, Vol. 4, sabbath bloody sabbath. Britney spears? Laugh out loud

Come on guys, even Forbidden is better than anything Britney Spears ever did. - SoldierOfFortune

6 Billy Joel Billy Joel William Martin Joel is an American singer-songwriter, composer and pianist. Commonly nicknamed the "Piano Man", he has been making music since the 1960s, releasing popular albums throughout the '70s, '80s and '90s.

Anybody who thinks Thriller is the greatest music video of all time should watch Billy's videos for You're Only Human (Second Wind), The Longest Time, Uptown Girl, Tell Her About It, and even Piano Man. But especially You're Only Human. Shame he didn't do one for Scenes From an Italian Restaurant. - PetSounds

The New York Piano Man is one of the Bests in Music & Piano! I love Uptown Girl & Piano Man - Curti2594

7 The Beach Boys The Beach Boys The Beach Boys are an American pop rock band formed in Hawthorne, California in 1961. The group's original lineup consisted of brothers Brian, Dennis, and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love, and their friend Al Jardine.

Fun, Fun, Fun, Surfin USA & God Only Knows are my faves! - Curti2594

8 Big Daddy Kane Big Daddy Kane Antonio Hardy, better known by his stage name Big Daddy Kane, is a Grammy Award-winning American rapper and actor who started his career in 1986 as a member of the rap collective the Juice Crew.
9 Beyonce Beyonce Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, is an American singer and actress, who started out in the popular pop/r&b girl group Destiny's Child. They had multiple top 5 hits such as "No, No, No", "Say My Name", "Bills, Bills, Bills", "Survivor", "Independent Women", "Bootylicious", and "Jumpin', Jumpin" from more.

Hell no, she ain't the best. - DaWyteNight

I love her song Halo - Curti2594

10 Brad Paisley

One of the Biggest Country Artists of Today!
I love Remind me Feat Carrie Underwood & Find Yourself & Collision of worlds Feat Robbie Williams! - Curti2594

The Contenders

11 Breaking Benjamin Breaking Benjamin Breaking Benjamin is a American post-grunge/alternative metal band formed in 1998. The bands members all changed in the time between 2010 to 2014, with the exception of Ben Burnley (Vocals). The Ex-Members included Chad Szeliga (Drums), Aaron Fink (Guitar) and Mark Klepaspi (Bass). more.

There really Good There Hard Rock They can Scream & they can do just about anything there very Passionate!
I like their songs : Diary of Jane, Give me a Sign, Here we Are, Dance With the Devil, I will not bow & Blow me away. - Curti2594

Breaking Benjamin is just one of the best bands ever, with awesome songs like "I Will Not Bow" and "Diary of Jane", there just isn't another band that competes with them, at least not another one that starts with "B" :P

Their come back album was great too! brings their level back to the front line of rock! - Curti2594

12 Billy Talent Billy Talent Billy Talent is a Canadian rock band from Mississauga, Ontario. They formed in 1993 with Benjamin Kowalewicz as the lead vocalist, Ian D'Sa on guitar, bassist Jon Gallant and drummer Aaron Solowoniuk.

Really Loud but Good Canadian Rock Band There Really Talented & they've got some good songs : Fallen Leaves, Rusted From the rain, Red Flag, Turn your back, Stand up & Run, This is how it goes. - Curti2594

13 Boston Boston Boston is an American rock band from Boston, Massachusetts, that achieved their most notable successes during the 1970s and 1980s.

With so many amazing hits like Peace of mind, More than a feeling, Amanda & Rock n roll band they were very big in the 70's & 80's - Curti2594

14 Big Pun Big Pun Christopher Lee Rios, better known by his stage name Big Pun, was an American rapper. Emerging from the underground hip hop scene in The Bronx borough of New York City, in the early 1990s, he was the first Latino rapper to have an album certified platinum as a solo act. more.
15 Black Thought Black Thought Tariq Luqmaan Trotter, better known as Black Thought, is an American artist who is the lead MC of the Philadelphia-based hip hop group The Roots, as well as an occasional actor.
16 Bob Dylan Bob Dylan Bob Dylan is an American singer-songwriter, author, and artist who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.

A Legend with out a doubt! - Curti2594

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17 Beastie Boys Beastie Boys The Beastie Boys are an American Rap/Rock group that was formed in 1981 by its three original members, Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz, and Adam "MCA" Yauch.
18 Blind Guardian Blind Guardian Blind Guardian is a German power metal band formed in the mid-1980s in West Germany. They are often credited as one of the seminal and most influential bands in the power metal and speed metal subgenres. Heavily influenced by Queen, they use the technique of overdubbing. They also incorporate large more.

Most be higher at any cost - DejanKalinic

19 Bachman-Turner Overdrive

This Awesome Canadian Rock band did very well with songs like : You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet, Takin Care Of Business, Let it Ride & Hey you. - Curti2594

Bachman-Turner Overdrive is better than Britney Spears!

20 Bruce Springsteen Bruce Springsteen Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and humanitarian. He is known for his work with the E Street Band. Nicknamed "The Boss", Springsteen is widely known for his brand of poetic lyrics, Americana, working class and sometimes political more.

The Boss Had a Unique Voice to say the least!
I like Born To Run, Dancing in the Dark, Glory Days & etc - Curti2594

21 Bring Me The Horizon Bring Me The Horizon Bring Me the Horizon is a British rock band from Sheffield, Yorkshire. Formed in 2004, the group currently consists of vocalist Oliver Sykes, guitarist Lee Malia, bassist Matt Kean, drummer Matt Nicholls, and keyboardist Jordan Fish. They are signed to RCA Records globally and Columbia Records exclusively more.

Their really good! I'm becoming a fan! - Curti2594

There pretty Good - Curti2594

22 Billy Ray Cyrus
23 Brotha Lynch Hung
24 Big L Big L Lamont Coleman (May 30, 1974 – February 15, 1999), best known by his stage name Big L, was an American hip hop recording artist, born and raised in Harlem, New York City, New York. Coleman embarked on his career in rapping, with the hip hop trio, Three the Hard Way. His first notable appearance came more.
25 Boyz II Men Boyz II Men Boyz II Men is an American R&B vocal group, best known for emotional ballads and a cappella harmonies.
26 Blake Shelton Blake Shelton Blake Tollison Shelton is an American country singer and television personality. In 2001, he made his debut with the single "Austin".

He's a Really Funny & Cool Country Singer!

My Fave Blake Songs are : Over, God Gave me You, Footloose, Boy's Round here, Just a fool & Sure Be Cool if Ya Did! - Curti2594

27 Billy Idol Billy Idol William Michael Albert Broad, known professionally by his stage name Billy Idol, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor.
28 Bjork Bjork Björk Guðmundsdóttir, known mononymously as Björk, is an Icelandic singer and songwriter. She is most famous for her eclectic music styles and experimentation on electronic pop music.
29 Brian McKnight Brian McKnight Brian McKnight, born June 5, 1969, is an American R&B singer-songwriter, arranger, producer, and musician. He is a multi-instrumentalist who plays eight instruments including piano, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, trombone, tuba, flugelhorn and trumpet. He is one of the very few leggiero tenors in more.
30 Blink-182 Blink-182 Blink-182 are a Pop Punk band formed in 1992. Original lineup were Mark Hoppus (Bass Guitar, Vocals) more.

Very popular Punk rock band & very Controversial. What's my age again, & All small things I like the most - Curti2594

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32 Bridgit Mendler Bridgit Mendler Bridgit Claire Mendler is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. In 2004, she began her career in the animated Indian film The Legend of Buddha.
33 Buddy Holly Buddy Holly Buddy Holly, born Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959) was an American musician and singer-songwriter who was a central figure of mid-1950s rock and roll. He was a rising star when a tragic plane crash struck him down at age 22. more.
34 The Black Keys The Black Keys The Black Keys is an American indie rock and blues rock duo, that was formed by Dan Auerbach (Vocals, Guitar) and Patrick Carney (Drums). more.
35 Big Mello Big Mello Curtis Donnell Davis, better known by his stage name Big Mello, was an American rapper from Houston, Texas.
36 Black Flag Black Flag Black Flag was an American punk rock band formed in 1976 in Hermosa Beach, California. Initially called Panic, the band was established by Greg Ginn, the guitarist, primary songwriter, and sole continuous member through multiple personnel changes in the band. They are widely considered to be one of more.

Late 70s early 80s boyfriend. nervous breakdown, damaged. Killer stuff

37 Barenaked Ladies Barenaked Ladies Barenaked Ladies is a Canadian rock band. The band is currently composed of Jim Creeggan, Kevin Hearn, Ed Robertson, and Tyler Stewart.

Canadian and a unique sound and style! - Curti2594

38 Blondie Blondie Blondie is an American rock band founded by singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein. The band was a pioneer in the early American new wave and punk scenes of the mid-late 1970s.
39 Busta Rhymes Busta Rhymes Trevor George Smith, Jr., better known by his stage name Busta Rhymes, is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, record producer and record executive.
40 B-Real B-Real Louis Mario Freese, better known by his stage name B-Real, is an American rapper and actor. He was born on March 2, 1970, in Los Angles, California. He is best known for being the lead rapper in the hip hop group Cypress Hill and one of two rappers in the rap rock supergroup Prophets of Rage.
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42 Bullet for My Valentine Bullet for My Valentine Bullet for My Valentine are a Welsh metalcore/emo band from Bridgend, formed in 1998. The band is composed of Matthew Tuck (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Michael Paget (lead guitar, backing vocals), Michael Thomas (drums) and Jamie Mathias (bass guitar). Former members include Nick Crandle and Jason more.

This British Heavy Metal Rock band is really good! - Curti2594

P.O.W. , Heart Burst into Fire, Truth hurts, Betrayal, Tears Don't Fall & others - Curti2594

43 Black Label Society Black Label Society Black Label Society is an American heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California formed in 1998 by Zakk Wylde.
44 The Byrds The Byrds The Byrds were an American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1964. The band underwent multiple line-up changes throughout its existence, with frontman Roger McGuinn remaining the sole consistent member, until the group disbanded in 1973. Although they only managed to attain the huge commercial more.
45 Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield was an American-Canadian rock band, formed in Los Angeles in 1966. Their original lineup included Stephen Stills, Dewey Martin, Bruce Palmer, Richie Furay, and Neil Young.

An absolutely stellar late 1960's band.
They hated touring, and were not always too fond of each other; breaking up after only about 18 months.
Otherwise they would have been among the biggest-ever bands, as their spinoff acts like CSNY, Stephen Stills, Poco, Neil Young, and Loggins & Messina so aptly demonstrate.

One of the first naturally-created "Supergroups", with a lineup that included: Neil Young, Stephen Stills, Richie Furay [Poco], and Jim Messina [Loggins and Messina] among others. As noted, they did not like touring.

46 Bob Marley Bob Marley Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley was a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim.

How is the legendary Bob Marley so low!? - micahisthebest

47 Big Boi Big Boi
48 Bella Thorne Bella Thorne Annabella Avery "Bella" Thorne is an American actress, writer, model and singer, released EP "Jersey" in 2014. Best known for "Shake It Up!" 2010-2013. Has starred in "Blended", "The Frog Kingdom", "The Duff", "Big Sky", "Ratchet & Clank", "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" more.
49 Blue Rodeo
50 Bruno Mars Bruno Mars Peter Gene Hernandez, professionally known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and choreographer. more.

Bruno Mars has a lot of talent - Curti2594

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