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.

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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. He is a founding member of the crossover thrash ...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