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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

Albums: 112, Pleasure & Pain, Room 112, Part III, Only You, + more

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

Albums: 2nd II None, Classic 220, The Shit

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

Albums: A Flock of Seagulls, Listen, The Light at the End of the World, The Story of a Young Heart, Dream Come True, + more

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

Albums: Baggy Listeners, Paper Term

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Abra Moore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Arista Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music, Rock music & Alternative rock; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: On the Way, Strangest Places, No Fear, Sing, Everything Changed

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

Albums: Happy Nation, The Bridge, Singles of the 90s, Cruel Summer, Flowers, + more

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

Albums: Adema, Unstable, Planets, Kill the Headlights, Insomniac's Dream, + more

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

Albums: The Christmas Album, Greatest Hits Live... Now and Forever, Lost in Love, The Vanishing Race, The Book of Love, + more

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
Genre: Jazz fusion, Jazz; Nationality: Brazil

Albums: Revenge of the Killer Bees, The Magicians, Dafos (feat. Airto Moreira & Flora Purim), Seeds on the Ground, The Other Side of This, + more

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
Genre: Thrash metal, Synthpop & New Wave; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: It's Always Christmas Time, Alien Christmas

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
Genre: Country and Neotraditional country; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Let It Be Christmas, Honky Tonk Christmas, Thirty Miles West, What I Do, Drive, + more

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
Genre: Rock music and Progressive rock; Nationality: United Kingdom

Albums: Try Anything Once, Freudiana, Eye 2 Eye: Live in Madrid, On Air, The Time Machine, + more

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
Genre: Synthpop, New Wave & Pop music; Nationality: New Zealand
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
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
Genre: Hip hop music, Pop music & Neo soul; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Remixed & Unplugged in A minor, As I Am, Unplugged, Girl On Fire, The Diary of Alicia Keys, + more

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
Genre: Pop music, Dance-pop & House music; Nationality: England

Albums: With a Twist, Spirit Rising, Club Classics, And Still I Rise, Put Your Faith in Me, + more

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

Albums: The Opera Band, Defined

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

Albums: Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe, Order of the Universe, Brother of Mine, An Evening of Yes Music Plus, Live At The NEC - Oct 24th 1989

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
Genre: Synthpop, Pop music & Dance music; Nationality: England
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
Genre: Contemporary R&B, Dance music & Rhythm and blues; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Angel of the Night, Love in Slow Motion, The Definitive Collection, Teaser, Too Tough, + more

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
Genre: Alternative hip hop, Neo soul & Contemporary R&B; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: A Gangster and a Gentleman, The Id, Instant Vintage, Jazzmatazz, Vol. 3: Streetsoul, + more

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
Genre: Adult contemporary music, Dance-pop & House music; Nationality: United States of America
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
Genre: Blue-eyed soul, New Wave & Pop music; Nationality: Scotland

Albums: Diva, Why, Songs of Mass Destruction, Live in Central Park, Dance Vault Mixes - Pavement Cracks, + more

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

Albums: Another Level, From the Heart: The Greatest Hits, I Want You for Myself, From the Heart, Freak Me, + more

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