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Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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Andrea True Connection is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Pop music
Andrea Marie Truden, better known by her pseudonym Andrea True, was an American pornographic actress and singer from the disco era. In addition to her given name, she had multiple stage names, ...more
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Arthur Alexander is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Soul music, Country
Arthur Alexander was an American country songwriter and soul singer. Jason Ankeny, music critic for Allmusic, said Alexander was a "country-soul pioneer" and that, though largely ...more
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Bill Haley & His Comets is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rockabilly, Heavy metal
Bill Haley & His Comets was an American rock and roll band that was founded in 1952 until 1981. The band, also known by the names Bill Haley and the Comets and Bill Haley's Comets, was the ...more
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Billy Preston is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music
William Everett "Billy" Preston was an American musician whose work included R&B, rock, soul, funk and gospel. A virtuoso keyboardist, particularly on Hammond organ, Preston was ...more
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Black Ivory is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz-funk, Rhythm and blues
Black Ivory is a R&B group from Harlem, which had a number of hits in the 1970s, including "Don't Turn Around", "You and I", "I'll Find a Way", "Spinning ...more
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Bobby Bloom is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Calypso music
Robert "Bobby" Bloom was an American singer-songwriter. He is known best for being a one-hit wonder with the 1970 song, "Montego Bay", which was co-written with and produced
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Captain Beefheart & His Magic ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Spoken word, Garage rock
Don Van Vliet (/væn ˈvliːt/, born Don Glen Vliet; January 15, 1941 – December 17, 2010) was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and visual artist best known by the stage ...more
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Carmen McRae is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Traditional pop music, Vocal jazz
Carmen Mercedes McRae was an American jazz singer, composer, pianist, and actress. Considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th century, it was her behind-the-beat phrasing ...more
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Charlie Daniels is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Outlaw country, Rock music, Country rock
Charles Edward "Charlie" Daniels is an American musician, singer and songwriter known for his contributions to country, bluegrass, and Southern rock music. He is perhaps best known for ...more
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CHIC is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Rock music, Reggae
Chic is an American band that was organized during 1976 by guitarist Nile Rodgers and bassist Bernard Edwards. Its commercially successful disco songs include "Dance, Dance, Dance", ...more
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Chip Taylor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Country
James Wesley Voight, better known by the stage name Chip Taylor, is an American songwriter, noted for writing "Angel of the Morning" and "Wild Thing."
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Coven is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Shock rock, Pop rock
Coven is an American metal band formed in the late 1960s, composed of vocalist Jinx Dawson, bassist Oz Osborne, Chris Neilsen on guitar, Rick Durrett and later John Hobbs on keyboards, and ...more
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Don Van Vliet is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Spoken word, Rock music
Don Van Vliet was an American musician, singer-songwriter and artist best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart. His musical work was conducted with a rotating ensemble of musicians called ...more
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Edwin Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Gospel music
Edwin Reuben Hawkins is an American gospel musician, pianist, choir master, composer, and arranger. He is one of the originators of the urban contemporary gospel sound. He is probably best known ...more
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Eire Apparent is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Eire Apparent were a band from Northern Ireland, noted for launching the careers of Henry McCullough and Ernie Graham, and for having Jimi Hendrix play on, and produce, their only album.
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Freddy Cannon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll
Frederick Anthony Picariello Jr., known as Freddy Cannon, is an American rock and roll singer, whose biggest international hits included "Tallahassee Lassie", "Way Down Yonder In ...more
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Gerry McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Rhythm and blues
Gerry McAvoy is an Irish blues rock bass guitarist, who is best known for his 25-year-long friendship and professional association performing with Rory Gallagher between 1970 and 1991. A melodic ...more
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Gladys Knight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Gospel music
Gladys Maria Knight, known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American recording artist, songwriter, businesswoman, humanitarian and author. A four-time Grammy Award-winner, she is best ...more
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Gladys Knight & the Pips is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Soul music
Gladys Knight & The Pips were an R&B/soul family musical act from Atlanta, Georgia, active from 1953 to 1989. The group was best known for their string of hit singles on Motown's ...more
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Honey Cone is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Rhythm and blues, Soul music
Honey Cone was an American R&B and soul all-girl vocal group, who are best remembered for their Billboard #1 hit single, "Want Ads". They were the premier female group for Hot Wax ...more
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James Cotton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Chicago blues, Rock music, Memphis blues
James Cotton is an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, who has performed and recorded with many of the great blues artists of his time as well as with his own band. Although ...more
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Jean Carne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Pop music, Rhythm and blues
Jean Carne is an American jazz and pop singer. Early in her career, her name was spelled as Jean Carn before she added an e under the advice of a numerologist. Carn is a vocalist credited with a ...more
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Jim Weatherly is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Country
James Dexter "Jim" Weatherly is an American singer-songwriter. Weatherly played quarterback at the University of Mississippi before choosing songwriting over a football career.
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Johnny Maestro & The Brooklyn ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Doo-wop, Pop music, Rock music
Johnny Maestro and the Brooklyn Bridge is an American musical group, best known for their million-selling rendition of Jimmy Webb's "The Worst That Could Happen".
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Keni Burke is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Buddah Records Complete Artist Roster
Contemporary R&B, Smooth jazz, Rhythm and blues
Kenneth M. Burke, better known as Keni Burke, is an American R&B, soul, funk, and jazz singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist who began his career as a member of the ...more