Bands/Musicians Bell Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Artists here include everything from Barry Manilow to Little Richard.

This page can help answer questions like, "Who are the best Bell Records bands?" and "Which artists are signed by Bell Records?"

If any musical artists are missing from this Bell Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (40 items)

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Alfred Apaka is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional pop music, Standard Alfred Apaka was born Alfred Aholo Afat Jr in Honolulu, Hawaii to vocalist Alfred Aholo Afat Sr. Alfred was a graduate of President Theodore Roosevelt High School where he was an athlete and ...more

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Barry Blue is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Barry Blue Pop music Barry Blue is an English singer, producer and songwriter. He is best known for his hit songs, "Dancin'" and "Do You Wanna Dance".

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Bay City Rollers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music Bay City Rollers were a Scottish pop band whose popularity was highest in the mid 1970s. The British Hit Singles & Albums noted that they were "tartan teen sensations from ...more

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Davy Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Bubblegum pop, Music hall, Pop music David Thomas "Davy" Jones was an English singer-songwriter, musician, actor and businessman best known as one of the Monkees four man pop rock group and co-star of the TV series of the ...more

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Edison Lighthouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Middle of the road Edison Lighthouse was a UK pop group, initially a studio-only assemblage that included Tony Burrows and songwriter/record producers Tony Macaulay and Barry Mason. The band are best known for ...more

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Gabby Pahinui is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Slack-key guitar, Hawaiian Philip Kunia Pahinui was a slack-key guitarist and singer of Hawaiian music. Gabby was born Philip Kunia Kahahawaii Jr. and later hānai into the Pahinui family as Philip Kunia Pahinui and raised ...more

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Gary Glitter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock Paul Francis Gadd, known by the stage name Gary Glitter, is an English former glam rock singer-songwriter and musician who achieved great popular success between the early 1970s and mid 1980s. ...more

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George Soulé is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
George Soulé Soul music George Soulé is an American songwriter, singer, drummer, record producer and studio engineer, whose songs have been recorded by some of the most successful artists in soul music including ...more

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Glittermen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Glittermen Pop music, Glam rock The Glittermen were a glam rock band from England, who backed Gary Glitter, un-credited, on his first four hit singles, from June 1972 until the summer of 1973, when they then officially became ...more

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Hello is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Hello Glam rock Hello is an English Bell Records label, teen appeal glam rock band, based in England.

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James & Bobby Purify is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
James & Bobby Purify Rhythm and blues, Soul music James & Bobby Purify were an R&B singing duo, whose biggest hits were "I'm Your Puppet" in 1966, which reached number six in the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and in a re-recorded ...more

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Jimmy Jones is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Traditional pop music James "Jimmy" Jones was an American singer-songwriter who moved to New York while a teenager. According to Allmusic journalist Steve Huey, "best known for his 1960 R&B smash, ...more

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Jimmy Velvit is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll, Country Jimmy Velvit is an American rock and roll singer, who began his career in the 1960s. His real name is James Mullins, originally from Coalgate, Oklahoma, later from Dallas, Texas. He is best ...more

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Lisle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Lisle Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Country Lisle was a Canadian rock band formed in 1967 in Barrie, Ontario.

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Little Richard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Jump blues, Rock music, Rhythm and blues Richard Wayne Penniman, known by his stage name Little Richard, is an American recording artist, songwriter, and musician. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more ...more

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Mary Hopkin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music Mary Hopkin, credited on some recordings as Mary Visconti, is a Welsh folk singer best known for her 1968 UK number one single "Those Were The Days". She was one of the first musicians ...more

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Melissa Manchester is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Pop music Melissa Manchester is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Beginning in the 1970s, she has recorded generally in the adult contemporary genre. She has also appeared as an actress on ...more

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Mickey Jupp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Mickey Jupp Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Pub rock Michael 'Mickey' Jupp is an English musician and songwriter, mainly associated with the Southend music scene.

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Mike Leander is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Michael George Farr, professionally known as Mike Leander, was an English arranger, songwriter and record producer. He worked variously with David McWilliams, Gary Glitter, the Rolling Stones, ...more

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Mouse and the Traps is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Garage rock Mouse and the Traps is the name of a garage rock band from Tyler, Texas that released numerous singles between 1965 and 1969, two of which, "A Public Execution" and "Sometimes You ...more

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Orpheus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock Orpheus is a rock band originally from Worcester, Massachusetts that enjoyed popularity in the 1960s and early 1970s. In recent years there has been a resurgence of interest in the avant garde ...more

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Peter Noone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music Peter Blair Denis Bernard Noone is an English singer-songwriter, guitarist, pianist and actor, best known as Herman of the successful 1960s pop group Herman's Hermits. He would frequently be a ...more

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Peter Phipps is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Glam rock Pete Phipps is a rock drummer, singer and songwriter known for his work with Gary Glitter, The Glitter Band, and later Eurythmics, XTC and Denim.

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Peter Tork is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock Peter Tork is an American musician and actor, best known as the keyboardist and bass guitarist of the Monkees.

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Ronny & The Daytonas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll, Surf rock Ronny & The Daytonas were an American surf rock group of the early 1960s, whose members included Paul Jensen, Thomas Ramey, Lynn Williams, Lee Kraft and John "Bucky" Wilkin, with ...more

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Sammy Kaye is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Swing music, Big band, Jazz Sammy Kaye, born Samuel Zarnocay, Jr., was an American bandleader and songwriter, whose tag line, "Swing and sway with Sammy Kaye", became one of the most famous of the Big Band Era.

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Shirley Owens is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Shirley Alston Reeves is an American soul singer who was the lead member of the hit singing group the Shirelles. In addition to Owens, the Shirelles consisted of classmates of hers from Passaic ...more

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Showaddywaddy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll Showaddywaddy are a pop group from Leicester, England. They specialise in revivals of hit songs from the 1950s and early 1960s as well as original material and dress as Teddy Boys.

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Slik is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music Slik were a Scottish pop group of the mid-1970s, most notable for their UK no. 1 hit "Forever and Ever" in 1976. Initially glam rock, the band later changed their style to soft ...more

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Solomon Burke is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll, Soul music Solomon Burke was an American recording artist and vocalist, who shaped the sound of rhythm and blues as one of the founding fathers of soul music in the 1960s and a "key transitional ...more

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Terry Jacks is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Soft rock Terrence Ross "Terry" Jacks is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer and environmentalist, best known for his 1974 hit song "Seasons in the Sun".

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The 5th Dimension is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Sunshine pop, Rhythm and blues The 5th Dimension is a six-time Grammy award winning American popular music vocal group, whose repertoire includes pop, R&B, soul, jazz, light opera and Broadway--the melange was coined as ...more

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The Drifters is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Doo-wop, Pop music, Rhythm and blues The Drifters are a long-lasting American doo-wop and R&B/soul vocal group. They were originally formed to serve as a backing group for Clyde McPhatter in 1953. According to Rolling Stone ...more

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The Glitter Band is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Glam rock The Glitter Band are a glam rock band from England, who initially worked as Gary Glitter's backing band under that name from 1973, when they then began releasing records of their own. They were ...more

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The Monkees is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music The Monkees are an American pop/rock band that released music in their original incarnation between 1966 and 1970, with subsequent reunion albums and tours in the decades that followed. Formed ...more

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The O'Jays is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Philadelphia soul, Disco, Quiet storm The O'Jays are an American R&B group from Canton, Ohio, formed in 1958 and originally consisting of Eddie Levert, Walter Williams, William Powell, Bobby Massey and Bill Isles. The O'Jays ...more

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The Pearls is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
The Pearls Pop music The Pearls were a 1970s girl vocal duo from Liverpool, England, featuring Lyn Cornell and Ann Simmons. They released a total of 12 singles, the most successful being "Guilty", which ...more

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The Shirelles is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Girl group, Doo-wop, Pop music The Shirelles were an American girl group that achieved popularity in the early 1960s. They consisted of schoolmates Shirley Owens, Doris Coley, Addie "Micki" Harris, and Beverly Lee. ...more

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The Wailers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Garage rock, Rock and roll The Wailers, often credited as The Fabulous Wailers, were an American rock band from Tacoma, Washington. They became popular around the United States Pacific Northwest around the late 1950s and ...more

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Tony Orlando and Dawn is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Bell Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music Tony Orlando and Dawn was an American pop music group that was popular in the 1970s. Their signature hits include "Candida", "Knock Three Times", "Tie a Yellow Ribbon ...more