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Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

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Updated June 14, 2019 11k views 111 items

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

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AC/DC is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Back in Black, Highway to Hell, Let There Be Rock, The Razors Edge, Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap, + more

AC/DC are an Australian hard rock band, formed in November 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young, who continued as members until Malcolm's illness and departure in 2014. Commonly referred to ...more

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Acker Bilk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Acker Bilk Genre: Pop music, Trad jazz & Easy listening; Nationality: England

Albums: 32 Golden Hits, A Love Album for the Nineties, Lansdowne Folio, Songbook, Chillin’ with Acker Bilk, + more

Bernard Stanley "Acker" Bilk, (28 January 1929 – 2 November 2014) was an English clarinettist and vocalist known for his breathy, vibrato-rich, lower-register style, and distinctive ...more
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Al Caiola is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music, Rock music & Jazz; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Midnight In Moscow, Spanish Guitars, Music For Space Squirrels, Tuff Guitar Tijuana Style, Golden Guitar, + more

Alexander Emil Caiola (September 7, 1920 – November 9, 2016) was an American guitarist, composer and arranger who spanned a variety of music genres including jazz, country, rock, and pop. He ...more
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Al Jardine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rock music, Rock and roll & Surf music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: A Postcard From California, Live in Las Vegas

Alan Charles Jardine (born September 3, 1942) is an American musician, singer, and songwriter who co-founded the Beach Boys. He is best known as the band's rhythm guitarist and for occasionally ...more

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Andy Mackay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Glam rock; Nationality: United Kingdom

Albums: In Search of Eddie Riff, Resolving Contradictions

Andrew "Andy" Mackay (born 23 July 1946) is an English multi-instrumentalist, best known as a founding member (playing oboe and saxophone) of the art rock group Roxy Music. In ...more

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Anthony "Sooty"... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Anthony "Sooty" Jones Genre: Blues-rock and Hard rock; Nationality: United States of America
Anthony Jones (also known as "Sooty" Jones) was an American rock bassist. He played bass guitar for the British band Humble Pie, when Steve Marriott reformed the group in April 1980. ...more
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Art Garfunkel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Popular music, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: The Animals' Christmas, Angel Clare, Watermark, Fate for Breakfast, Scissors Cut, + more

Arthur Ira Garfunkel (born November 5, 1941) is an American singer, poet, and actor. He is best known for his partnership with Paul Simon in the folk rock duo Simon & Garfunkel. Highlights ...more

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Bad Company is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Bad Company, What You Hear Is What You Get: The Best of Bad Company, Burnin' Sky, Can't Get Enough, Fame and Fortune, + more

Bad Company are an English hard rock supergroup formed in Westminster, London, in 1973 by singer Paul Rodgers and guitarist Mick Ralphs later adding drummer Simon Kirke and bassist Boz Burrell. ...more

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Barry Gibb is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul & Disco; Nationality: Isle of Man

Albums: Guilty, Now Voyager, Hawks, Moonlight Madness, What Kind of Fool, + more

Sir Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, (born 1 September 1946) is a British-American singer, songwriter, musician and record producer who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the group the Bee Gees, ...more

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#57 of 225 The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters #277 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time #70 of 298 The Best Frontmen in Rock

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Bee Gees is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Saturday Night Fever, Main Course, Spirits Having Flown, Living Eyes, Size Isn't Everything, + more

The Bee Gees were a pop music group formed in 1958. Their lineup consisted of brothers Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb. The trio were especially successful as a popular music act in the late ...more

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Ben E. King is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music, Rhythm and blues & Soul music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Stand by Me, Anthology, Seven Letters, 3 for 3, Supernatural, + more

Benjamin Earl King (born Benjamin Earl Nelson, September 28, 1938 – April 30, 2015) was an American soul and R&B singer and record producer. He is best known as the singer and co-composer of ...more

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Bent Fabric is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music and Classical music; Nationality: Denmark

Albums: Alley Cat, Jukebox, Omkring et flygel, The Very Best of Bent Fabric, Jukebox, + more

Bent Fabricius-Bjerre (born 7 December 1924), better known internationally as Bent Fabric, is a Danish pianist and composer.
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Bernard "Pretty&quo... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rock music, Rhythm and blues & Soul music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Lialeh, Soul Is ... Pretty Purdie, Master Drummers, Volume 1, Soul Drums, + more

Bernard Lee "Pretty" Purdie (born June 11, 1939) is an American drummer, considered an influential R&B, soul, funk musician. He is known for his precise musical time keeping and ...more

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Bettye LaVette is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rock music, Rhythm and blues & Soul music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: The Scene of the Crime, I've Got My Own Hell To Raise, Soul Hits, Child of the Seventies, Nearer to You, + more

Bettye LaVette (born Betty Jo Haskins, January 29, 1946) is an American soul singer-songwriter who made her first record at sixteen, but achieved only intermittent fame until 2005, with her ...more

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Blind Faith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Blind Faith, London Hyde Park 1969

Blind Faith were an English blues rock band, composed of Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker, Steve Winwood, and Ric Grech. The band, which was one of the first "super-groups", released their ...more

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Blue Magic is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Blue Magic, Soulful Spell: The Best of Blue Magic, Thirteen Blue Magic Lane, From Out of the Blue, Greatest Hits

Blue Magic is an American R&B/soul music group, and one of the most popular Philadelphia soul groups of the 1970s. Founded in 1972, the group's original members included lead singer Ted ...more
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Bobby Darin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rock music, Swing music & Folk music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Beyond the Sea: The Very Best of Bobby Darin, You're the Reason I'm Living / I Wanna Be Around, Bobby Darin Sings Doctor Doolitle / Born Walden Robert Cassotto, Great Gentlemen of Song: Spotlight On..., Oh! Look at Me Now, + more

Bobby Darin (born Walden Robert Cassotto; May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973) was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor in film and television. He performed jazz, pop, ...more

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Bobby Tench is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Blues-rock, Rock music & Electric blues; Nationality: United Kingdom
Robert Tench also known as Bobby Tench, is a British vocalist, guitarist, sideman, songwriter and arranger. He is also credited on recordings as Bob Tench and Bobby Gass.He is best known for his ...more
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Brian Jones is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Blues-rock, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: United Kingdom

Albums: Brian Jones Presents the Pipes of Pan at Joujouka

Lewis Brian Hopkins Jones (28 February 1942 – 3 July 1969) was an English musician, best known as the founder and the original leader of the Rolling Stones. Initially a slide guitarist, Jones ...more

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#186 of 541 The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time #622 of 638 The Greatest Lead Guitarists Of All Timelisted on Members of The 27 Club

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Bryan Ferry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: New Wave, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: England

Albums: Bête Noire, Boys and Girls, More Than This: The Best of Bryan Ferry + Roxy Music, Street Life: 20 Great Hits, The Ultimate Collection, + more

Bryan Ferry CBE (born 26 September 1945) is an English singer and songwriter. His voice has been described as an "elegant, seductive croon". He also established a distinctive image and ...more

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Buffalo Springfield is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Last Time Around, Retrospective: The Best of Buffalo Springfield, Buffalo Springfield Again, Buffalo Springfield, Buffalo Springfield Box Set, + more

Buffalo Springfield was a Canadian-American rock band active from 1966 to 1968 whose most prominent members were Stephen Stills, Neil Young, and Richie Furay. The group released three albums and ...more

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Cactus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Restrictions, One Way...Or Another, Cactus, Cactus V, Barely Contained: The Studio Sessions, + more

Cactus is an American hard rock band, formed in 1969.

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Carl Radle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Blues-rock, Folk rock & Rock and roll; Nationality: United States of America
Carl Dean Radle (June 18, 1942 – May 30, 1980) was an American bassist who toured and recorded with many of the most influential recording artists of the late 1960s and 1970s. He was ...more
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Carmine Appice is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Glam metal, Blues-rock & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Guitar Zeus, Volume 2, Guitar Zeus, Volume 1, Ultimate Guitar Zeus, + more

Carmine Appice ( ) (born December 15, 1946) is an American drummer and percussionist most commonly associated with the rock genre of music. He has received classical music training, and was ...more

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Cher is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Atco Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, Rock music & Dance-pop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Closer to the Truth, The Ugly Duckling, Heart of Stone, Love Hurts, The Best of Cher, + more

Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian; May 20, 1946) is an American singer, actress and television host. Commonly referred to by the media as the Goddess of Pop, she has been described as embodying ...more

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