Bands/Musicians Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Artists include everything from Katy Perry to Tina Turner.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Capitol Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (1039 items)

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The Paris Sisters is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music The Paris Sisters were a 1960s girl group from San Francisco, best known for their work with producer Phil Spector. The group consisted of lead singer Priscilla Paris; her older sister, Albeth ...more

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Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic is an American singer, songwriter, parodist, record producer, satirist, actor, music video director, film producer, and author. He is known for his ...more

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A Taste of Honey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Disco, Pop music A Taste of Honey was the name of an American recording act, formed in 1971 by associates Janice-Marie Johnson and Perry Kibble. In 1978, they had one of the best known chart-toppers of the disco ...more

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A.B. Quintanilla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop Abraham Isaac Quintanilla III, better known as A.B. Quintanilla III or A.B. Quintanilla, is an American record producer, songwriter, and musician. He is the older brother of "The Queen of ...more

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Aceyalone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Underground hip hop Edwin M. "Eddie" Hayes, Jr., better known by his stage name Aceyalone, is a rapper from Los Angeles, California. He is a member of Freestyle Fellowship, Haiku D'Etat and The A-Team and ...more

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Adam Horovitz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rap rock Adam Keefe Horovitz, better known as Ad-Rock or King Ad-Rock, is an American musician, guitarist, rapper, producer, and actor. He is best known as a member of the hip hop group the Beastie Boys. ...more

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Adam Siegel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Crossover thrash, Dance-rock, Grunge Adam Siegel is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, bassist, producer, actor and graphic designer from Venice, California, United States. KISS, Black Sabbath, The Sweet, Jimmy Page and The ...more

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Adam Yauch is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rap rock Adam Nathaniel Yauch was an American rapper, musician, film director, and human rights activist. He was best known as a founding member of the hip hop group Beastie Boys. He was frequently known ...more

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Adelitas Way is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Post-grunge, Alternative rock Adelitas Way is an American hard rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada formed in 2006. The band's debut single "Invincible", broke them into the mainstream scene after the song made ...more

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Adeva is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
House music, Contemporary R&B, Garage house Adeva is an American singer. She had a string of successful house-music and contemporary R&B hits in the late 1980s to early 1990s, including "Warning", "I Thank You" and

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Afrika Bambaataa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Disco, Electro Kevin Donovan, better known by the stage name Afrika Bambaataa, is an American DJ from the South Bronx, New York. He is notable for releasing a series of genre-defining electro tracks in the ...more

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After Romeo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Boy band After Romeo is a pop boy band. The group is from Los Angeles, California. Members include Drew Ryan Scott, Jayk Purdy, T.C. Carter, Blake English and Devin Fox. On July 21, 2008, the group ...more

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Ak'Sent is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B Krystle Kantrece Johnson, better known by her stage name Ak'Sent, is an American rapper from Los Angeles, California.

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Al De Lory is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Country, Surf music Alfred V. "Al" De Lory was an American record producer, arranger, conductor and session musician. He was the producer and arranger of a series of worldwide hits by Glen Campbell in the ...more

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Al Jardine is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll, Surf music Alan Charles "Al" Jardine is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as a founding member of the rock band The Beach Boys, of whom he was a member from 1961 ...more

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Al Martino is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Swing music, Traditional pop music, Easy listening Al Martino was an American singer and actor. He had his greatest success as a singer between the early 1950s and mid-1970s, being described as "one of the great Italian American pop ...more

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Alcatrazz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Alcatrazz is an American heavy metal band formed in 1983 by Graham Bonnet, Jimmy Waldo and Gary Shea. They are best known for their song "God Blessed Video".

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Alexz Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie, Classic rock, Pop music Alexzandra Spencer "Alexz" Johnson is a Canadian singer-songwriter, record producer, actress and philanthropist. Her debut album Voodoo was independently released in 2010, followed by ...more

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Alfa Mega is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music Cedric Zellars, better known by his stage name Alfamega, is an American rapper who was previously signed to T.I.'s Grand Hustle Records. Alfamega was born in Bankhead, Atlanta, Georgia, and he ...more

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Alfred Apaka is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Capitol 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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Alias is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock Alias is a Canadian glam metal/hard rock supergroup, formed in 1988 in Toronto by vocalist Freddy Curci and guitarist Steve DeMarchi of the Canadian arena rock band Sheriff, along with Heart ...more

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Alice in Chains is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Grunge, Heavy metal Alice in Chains is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1987 by guitarist and songwriter Jerry Cantrell and original lead vocalist Layne Staley. The initial lineup was rounded ...more

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Alter Bridge is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, ...more

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Alvino Rey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Swing music, Jazz, Exotica Alvin McBurney, known by his stage name Alvino Rey, was an American swing era musician and pioneer, often credited as the father of the pedal steel guitar. For the most part, he was associated ...more

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Amanda Brown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music Amanda Gabrielle Brown is an Australian composer, classically trained musician, singer and songwriter, renowned for her role as the violinist of the band The Go-Betweens and more recently a ...more

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Amber Dotson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Amber Dotson Country Amber Dotson is an American country music artist. Initially a songwriter for Sony/Tree Publishing, Dotson soon began singing demos as well. She also made an appearance on Travis Tritt's 2004 ...more

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Ambrosia Parsley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Ambrosia Parsley Ambrosia Parsley is an American alternative pop/rock singer-songwriter. She began her career in 1999 as the lead singer of Shivaree accompanied by Danny McGough, and Duke McVinnie.

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America is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Classic rock, Rock music, Folk rock America is an American rock band, formed in 1970 by multi-instrumentalists Dewey Bunnell, Dan Peek, and Gerry Beckley. The trio first met in London, where they began performing live. America ...more

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Amine is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Amine Rhythm and blues Amine Mounder is a French-Moroccan R&B singer. He was born in Casablanca, Morocco. He is known for his singular music style, Raï'n'B, which is a mix of R&B and Raï. His biggest ...more

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Amory Kane is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Amory Kane Pop music, Rock music, Blues Amory Kane is a British-based American musician, most renowned for his work in late 1960s "swinging London", perhaps for his single "Reflections of Your Face", which was ...more

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Amy Correia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music Amy Correia is an American singer and songwriter who grew up in Lakeville, Ma. Correia lived in New York's Chinatown after graduating from Barnard College. She worked in advertising, writing ...more

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Anahí is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Electronic music, Latin American music Anahí Giovanna Puente Portilla, known mononymously as Anahí, is a Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She is best known for starring in Alondra, Mujeres Engañadas, Primer ...more

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Andre Nickatina is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music Dre Dog is a member of the musical group, The Junkyard Band.

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Andy Ross is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie pop, Electronic dance music, Indie rock Andy Ross is an actor.

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Andy Stewart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Comedy music Andrew "Andy" Stewart MBE was a Scottish singer and entertainer.

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Angela Bofill is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Contemporary R&B, Dance music, Rhythm and blues Angela Tomasa Bofill is an American R&B and jazz singer and songwriter.

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Anne Murray is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Country pop, Pop music Morna Anne Murray CC ONS, known professionally as Anne Murray, is a Canadian singer in pop, country, and adult contemporary music whose albums have sold over 54 million copies worldwide as of ...more

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Annisteen Allen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Annisteen Allen Blues Annisteen Allen born Ernestine Letitia Allen was an American blues singer. Annisteen Allen was born in Champaign, Illinois. Her first recordings were made in 1945, and included "Miss ...more

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April Wine is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Hard rock April Wine is a Canadian rock band formed in 1969. Originally based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the band enjoyed international success in the 1970s and 80s, releasing more than 20 albums since

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Arcadia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music Arcadia were a pop group formed in 1985 by Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes and Roger Taylor of Duran Duran, as a side project during a break in that band's schedule. The project was active for just ...more

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Arlene Harden is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Arlene Harden Country Ava "Arlene" Harden is an American country music singer. Between 1966 and 1968, she was one-third of The Harden Trio, which comprised her brother, Bobby and sister, Robbie. Arlene ...more

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Art Alexakis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Acoustic music, Post-grunge Art Alexakis is a musician, singer-songwriter, guitarist, activism and actor

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Ashford & Simpson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Pop music, Rhythm and blues Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson were a husband-and-wife songwriting-production team and recording artists. Ashford was born in Fairfield, South Carolina, and Simpson in the Bronx, New York. ...more

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Ashton, Gardner & Dyke is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music Ashton, Gardner and Dyke were a power rock trio, most popular in the early 1970s. They are best remembered for their song, "Resurrection Shuffle", a transatlantic Top 40 success in ...more

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Asleep at the Wheel is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Country, Western swing Asleep at the Wheel is an American country music group that was formed in Paw Paw, West Virginia, but is based in Austin, Texas. Altogether, they have won nine Grammy Awards since their 1970 ...more

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Aslyn is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Heather "Aslyn" Mitchell Nash is an American pop singer and songwriter from Atlanta, Georgia. She has released two full-length albums, Lemon Love and The Dandelion Sessions, as well as ...more

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Avant is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Urban contemporary, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Myron Avant (born April 26, 1978 in Cleveland, Ohio), better known as Avant is an American R singer-songwriter. He is best known for hits such as "Separated" (the remix to which ...more

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Avicii is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Electro house, Alternative dance, House music Tim Bergling, better known by his stage name Avicii, is a Swedish EDM DJ, remixer, and a country and electro house record producer. Avicii ranked 3rd on DJ Magazine '​s annual Top 100 DJs in ...more

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Azúcar Moreno is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Pop music, Latin American music Azúcar Moreno is a Spanish music duo consisted of sisters Antonia "Toñi" and Encarnación "Encarna" Salazar. The duo has sold more than 3 million albums ...more

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Folk rock, Acoustic music Paul Kelly is an Australian rock musician. He started his career in 1974 in Hobart, Tasmania and has performed as a solo artist, in bands as a member or has led bands named after himself. Some ...more