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Apple Records Complete Artist Roster

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List of Apple Records artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Apple Records roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Apple Records bands and artists are all listed here with information such as what genre the bands fall under and what albums they're known for. If you're looking for any of these Apple Records band's full discographies then click on their name and you can find them here on Ranker. The artists and bands on this list might be pop, rap, rock, electronic or any other genre, but what they all have in common is that they were signed by Apple Records.

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  • 1
    Badfinger

    Badfinger

    Synthpop, Classic rock

    AlbumsDay After Day: Live, Straight Up, No Dice, Magic Christian Music, Ass

    Badfinger were a British rock band that originally consisted of Pete Ham, Mike Gibbins, Tom... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Billy Preston

    Billy Preston

    Rock music, Rhythm and blues

    AlbumsConcert for George, Encouraging Words, Billy Preston, Billy Preston, Late at Night

    William Everett Preston (September 2, 1946 – June 6, 2006) was an American musician whose work... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    David Peel

    David Peel

    Rock music, Protopunk

    AlbumsBring Back the Beatles, Santa Claus Rooftop Junkie

    David Peel (born David Michael Rosario; August 3, 1942 – April 6, 2017) was a New York... more on Wikipedia
  • 4

    Doris Troy

    Rhythm and blues

    AlbumsJust One Look, Doris Troy, I'll Do Anything - The Doris Troy Anthology 1960-1996

    Doris Troy (born Doris Elaine Higginsen; January 6, 1937 – February 16, 2004) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • 5

    Elephant's Memory

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsSome Time in New York City, Live in New York City, Elephant's Memory, Angels Forever, Elephant's Memory

    Elephant's Memory was an American rock band formed in New York City in the late 1960s, known... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Eric Clapton

    Eric Clapton

    Blues-rock, Rock music

    Albums461 Ocean Boulevard, Crossroads, Pilgrim, Journeyman, Tears in Heaven

    Eric Patrick Clapton, (born 30 March 1945) is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer,... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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  • 7
    George Harrison

    George Harrison

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsAll Things Must Pass, Cloud Nine, Living in the Material World, Thirty Three & 1/3, George Harrison

    George Harrison (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English musician,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Heavy Metal Kids

    Heavy Metal Kids

    Rock music, Glam rock

    AlbumsHit The Right Button, Heavy Metal Kids, She's No Angel, Kitsch, Delirious

    The Heavy Metal Kids are a British hard rock band, formed in 1972 in London. The band's... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Hot Chocolate

    Hot Chocolate

    Disco, Pop music

    AlbumsEssential, Every One's a Winner, The Hot Chocolate Collection, Hot Chocolate, Class

    Hot Chocolate are a British soul band popular during the 1970s and 1980s, formed by Errol... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    Jackie Lomax

    Jackie Lomax

    Rock music

    AlbumsIs This What You Want?, Against All Odds

    John Richard Lomax (10 May 1944 – 15 September 2013) was an English guitarist and ... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    James Taylor

    James Taylor

    Blues-rock, Disco

    AlbumsSweet Baby James, A Christmas Album, James Taylor at Christmas, Never Die Young, Hourglass

    James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. A... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    Joey Molland

    Joey Molland

    Rock music

    AlbumsAfter the Pearl, The Pilgrim, This Way Up

    Joseph Charles Molland (born 21 June 1947, Edge Hill, Liverpool) is an English composer and... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    John Lennon

    John Lennon

    Blues-rock, Pop music

    AlbumsImagine, John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band, Double Fantasy, Milk and Honey, Walls and Bridges

    John Winston Ono Lennon (born John Winston Lennon, 9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    Klaus Voormann

    Klaus Voormann

    Rock music, Rhythm and blues

    AlbumsA Sideman's Journey, A Sideman's Journey (Limited Collector's Super Deluxe Box Set)

    Klaus Voormann (born 29 April 1938) is a German artist, musician, and record producer. He... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Mary Hopkin

    Mary Hopkin

    Folk music

    AlbumsEarth Song, Ocean Song, Post Card, Those Were The Days, Recollections

    Mary Hopkin (born 3 May 1950), credited on some recordings as Mary Visconti (from her marriage... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Milt Jackson

    Milt Jackson

    Hard bop, Post-bop

    AlbumsVery Tall, Soul Meeting, Quadrant, Reunion Blues, Ain't but a Few of Us Left

    Milton "Bags" Jackson (January 1, 1923 – October 9, 1999) was an American jazz vibraphonist,... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Modern Jazz Quartet

    AlbumsPlace Vendome, Fontessa, European Concert, Concorde, Django

    The Modern Jazz Quartet (MJQ) was a jazz combo established in 1952 that played music... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Paul McCartney

    Paul McCartney

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsFlaming Pie, Ram, McCartney, Chaos and Creation in the Backyard, Press to Play

    Sir James Paul McCartney (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer, songwriter, musician,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 19
    Peter Ham

    Peter Ham

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsKeyhole Street: Demos 1966-67, Golders Green, 7 Park Avenue

    Peter William Ham (27 April 1947 – 24 April 1975) was a Welsh singer, songwriter and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    Phil Spector

    Phil Spector

    Girl group, Pop music

    AlbumsA Christmas Gift for You From Phil Spector, Back to Mono (1958-1969), Phil Spector's Flips and Rarities, Phil Spector: It Felt Like a Kiss (disc 1), Phil Spector Presents the Philles Album Collection

    Phillip Harvey Spector (born Harvey Phillip Spector, December 26, 1939) is an American record... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Ringo Starr

    Ringo Starr

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsI Wanna Be Santa Claus, Concert for George, Sentimental Journey, VH1 Storytellers, Vertical Man

    Sir Richard Starkey (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English... more on Wikipedia

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  • 22
    Ronnie Spector

    Ronnie Spector

    Girl group, Pop music

    AlbumsDangerous, The Last of the Rock Stars, She Talks to Rainbows, Unfinished Business, The Very Best of Ronnie Spector

    Ronnie Spector (born Veronica Yvette Bennett; August 10, 1943) is an American singer. Spector... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    The Beatles

    The Beatles

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsAbbey Road, Revolver, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, The White Album, Rubber Soul

    The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. With a line-up comprising... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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  • 24
    The Plastic Ono Band

    The Plastic Ono Band

    Rock music, Experimental music

    AlbumsInstant Karma! / Who Has Seen the Wind?, Cold Turkey, Live Peace in Toronto 1969, Live in New York City, Between My Head and the Sky

    The Plastic Ono Band was a rock band formed by John Lennon and Yoko Ono in 1969 for their... more on Wikipedia

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  • 25
    The Quarrymen

    The Quarrymen

    Skiffle, Rock music

    AlbumsOpen For Engagements, At Home (Revised version), Get Back – Together, Songs We Remember

    The Quarrymen were a British skiffle/rock and roll group, formed by John Lennon in Liverpool... more on Wikipedia