Bands/Musicians Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Examples of artists on this list include Pat Benatar and Debbie Harry.

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Adeva is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Chrysalis 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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Alan Murphy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Fusion, Rock music
Alan Murphy was an English rock session guitarist, best remembered for his collaborations with Kate Bush and Go West. In 1988 he joined the group Level 42 as a full-time band member, and played ...more

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Ali McMordie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Punk rock
Alistair Jardine "Ali" McMordie is a bass guitarist, who made his name with, and was a founding member of, Stiff Little Fingers. He was with them from their inception in 1977 until ...more

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Alice Cohen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative rock, Progressive rock, Indie rock
Alice Cohen is a New York City based American singer, songwriter and fine artist.

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Alvin Lee is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Swing music
Alvin Lee was an English singer and guitarist, best known as the lead vocalist and lead guitarist with the blues rock band Ten Years After.

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Amanda Lear is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Disco, Pop music
Amanda Lear is a French singer, lyricist, painter, television presenter, actress and former model. Lear grew up in the South of France and in Switzerland, and studied art in Paris and at Saint ...more

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Armored Saint is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock
Armored Saint is an American heavy metal band originating from Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop
Arrested Development is an American alternative hip hop group that formed in Atlanta in 1988. It was founded by Speech and his then best friend Headliner as a positive, Afrocentric alternative ...more

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Arrow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Soca music
Alphonsus Celestine Edmund Cassell MBE was a calypso and soca musician who performed under the stage name Arrow, and is regarded as the first superstar of soca from Montserrat.

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Art of Noise is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Downtempo, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop
Art of Noise was an English avant-garde synthpop group formed in early 1983 by engineer/producer Gary Langan and programmer J. J. Jeczalik, along with arranger Anne Dudley, producer Trevor Horn ...more

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Bahamadia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop
Bahamadia is a Philadelphia-born hip hop artist. She released her debut album Kollage in 1996. Kollage was followed in 2001 by BB Queen, an EP release. She then released Good Rap Music and then ...more

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Belinda Carlisle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, New Wave, Pop music
Belinda Jo Carlisle is an American singer who gained worldwide fame as the lead vocalist of The Go-Go's, one of the most successful all-female bands of all time. The group sold more than seven ...more

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Billy Idol is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Rock music, Dance-rock
William Michael Albert Broad, known professionally as Billy Idol, is an English rock musician, songwriter and actor. Born in Stanmore, Middlesex, Idol first achieved fame in the punk rock era as ...more

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The Bible is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music
The Bible are an English rock band. The band released two critically acclaimed albums in the mid-1980s and are best known for the independent chart hits "Graceland" and ...more

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Billy Ritchie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive rock
William Edward Ritchie is a British keyboard player and composer. Formerly a member of The Satellites, The Premiers, 1-2-3, and Clouds. He is generally acknowledged as being the first keyboard ...more

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Blodwyn Pig is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music
Blodwyn Pig were a British blues–rock band, founded in 1968 by guitarist–vocalist–songwriter Mick Abrahams.

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Blondie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave
Blondie is an American rock band founded by singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein. The band was a pioneer in the early American new wave and punk scenes of the mid-1970s. Its first two ...more

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Bonnie Tyler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Wagnerian rock, Pop music
Bonnie Tyler is a Welsh singer. Born in Skewen, she spent seven years performing in pubs and clubs around South Wales before being signed to RCA Records in 1975. Tyler is known for her ...more

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Brand New Heavies is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz rap, Acid jazz, Soul jazz
The Brand New Heavies are an acid jazz and funk group formed in 1985 in Ealing in west London.

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Bridget St John is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk rock
Bridget St John is a British singer and songwriter, best known for the three albums she recorded between 1969 and 1972 for John Peel's Dandelion record label. Peel produced her debut album Ask ...more

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C. J. Ramone is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Punk rock
Christopher Joseph Ward, better known as C. J. Ramone, is an American musician best known for working as the bassist of the punk rock group the Ramones, from 1989 to 1996.

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Carter the Unstoppable Sex Mac... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Electronic music, Dance-pop, Alternative dance
Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine were an English indie rock band formed in 1988 by singer Jim "Jim Bob" Morrison and guitarist Les "Fruitbat" Carter. They made their name ...more

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Catherine Wheel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Shoegazing, Grunge, Alternative rock
Catherine Wheel were an English alternative rock band from Great Yarmouth. The band was active from 1990 to 2000, experiencing fluctuating levels of commercial success, and embarking on many ...more

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Chesney Hawkes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock
Chesney Lee Hawkes, is an English pop singer, songwriter, and occasional actor. He is best known for his 1991 single "The One and Only", which topped the UK Singles Chart, and reached ...more

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Child's Play is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Chrysalis Records Complete Artist Roster
Child's Play Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal
Child's Play is a hard rock band from East Baltimore, Maryland. The group was formed in 1983 in with Larry Hinshaw, Brian Jack, Phil Wiser, Jimmy Shafer, and Steve Albinak. The group later ...more