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Arista Records Complete Artist Roster

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List of Arista Records artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Arista Records roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Arista 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 Arista 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 Arista Records.

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112 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
112 (pronounced "one-twelve") is an American R&B quartet from Atlanta, Georgia. Formerly artists on Bad Boy Records, the group signed to the Def Soul roster in 2002. They had great ...more

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2nd II None is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, G-funk, West Coast hip hop
2nd II None is a rap group from Compton, California. It consist of cousins KK and Gangsta D.
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A Flock of Seagulls is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Electronic music
A Flock of Seagulls are an English new wave and synth-pop band originally formed in 1980 in Liverpool by Michael "Mike" Score (lead vocals, keyboards), his brother Alister ...more

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A2V is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Soul music, Contemporary R&B, Hip hop soul
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Abra Moore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Alternative rock
Abra Moore (born June 8, 1969, in San Diego, California) is a folk-styled rock singer-songwriter. Moore was a founding member of the Hawaiian rock band Poi Dog Pondering, but left to pursue a ...more
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Ace of Base is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Dancehall, Pop music
Ace of Base was a Swedish pop group, originally consisting of Ulf Ekberg and three siblings, Jonas Berggren, Linn Berggren and Jenny Berggren. The group released four studio albums between 1992 ...more

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Adema is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Nu metal, Rock music, Post-grunge
Adema is a nu metal band from Bakersfield, California. The band formed in 2000 with members lead vocalist Mark Chavez, vocalist/guitarist Tim Fluckey, guitarist Mike Ransom, bassist Dave DeRoo, ...more
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Air Supply is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Pop rock
Air Supply is a soft rock duo, consisting of English singer-songwriter and guitarist Graham Russell and Australian lead vocalist Russell Hitchcock. They had a succession of hits worldwide, ...more

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Airto Moreira is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz fusion, Jazz
Airto Moreira (born August 5, 1941) is a Brazilian jazz drummer and percussionist. He is married to jazz singer Flora Purim, and their daughter Diana Moreira is also a singer.
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Al Jourgensen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Synthpop, New Wave
Allen David Jourgensen (born Alejandro Ramírez Casas; October 9, 1958) is a Cuban-American singer-songwriter, musician and music producer. Closely related with the independent record ...more

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Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Country, Neotraditional country
Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country singer and songwriter. He is known for honoring a “traditional country” musical style, and for penning many of his own songs. ...more

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Alan Parsons is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Progressive rock
Alan Parsons (born 20 December 1948) is an English audio engineer, songwriter, musician, and record producer. He was involved with the production of several significant albums, including the ...more
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Alannah Currie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music
Alannah Joy Currie (born 20 September 1957, in Auckland, New Zealand) is a London-based artist and musician, best known as a former member of the 80s UK pop group Thompson Twins.
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Alex Blake is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Post-bop, Jazz
Alex Blake (born Alejandro Blake Fearon, Jr.) is a post-bop jazz double-bassist and electric bass guitarist.
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Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul
Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American musician, singer, and songwriter. A classically-trained pianist, Keys was composing songs by age ...more

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Alison Limerick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Dance-pop, House music
Alison T. Limerick (born 1959 in Stepney, London, England) is a British singer who scored success in the 1990s with the huge club anthem "Where Love Lives", which was her solo-debut ...more
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Amici Forever is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Operatic pop
Amici Forever is a band of four classically trained singers who mix opera with pop music. The band's first album, The Opera Band, reached number one on the Australian classical charts, number ...more
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Anderson Bruford Wakeman... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive rock, Art rock
Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe were a progressive rock band active from 1988 to 1990 that comprised four past members of the English progressive rock band Yes. Singer Jon Anderson left Yes as he ...more
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Andrea Martin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Andrea Louise Martin (born January 15, 1947) is a Canadian-American actress, singer, author and comedian, best known for her work in the television series SCTV and Great News. She has appeared ...more

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Andrew Edge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, Pop music, Dance music
Andrew Edge (born David Andrew Edge) is a musician from Leeds, England. He moved to London in the late 1970s, and joined the Thompson Twins. After one year Edge left the group and joined Uropa ...more
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Angela Bofill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Contemporary R&B, Dance music, Rhythm and blues
Angela Tomasa Bofill (born May 2, 1954) is an American R&B singer-songwriter.
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Angie Stone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative hip hop, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B
Angie Stone (born Angela Laverne Brown; December 18, 1961) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. She rose to fame in the late 1970s as member of the hip hop trio The ...more

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Ann Curless is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Dance-pop, House music
Ann Curless (born Ann Katherine Curless; October 7, 1963, in Albany, New York) in an American popular music singer, most notable as part of Exposé.
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Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, New Wave, Pop music
Ann Lennox OBE (born 25 December 1954) is a Scottish singer-songwriter, political activist and philanthropist. After achieving moderate success in the late 1970s as part of the new wave band The ...more

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Another Level is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues
Another Level was an English soul and R&B influenced boy band that formed in 1997 and broke up in 2000, consisting of Mark Baron, Dane Bowers, Bobak Kianoush and Wayne Williams. They had ...more