Bands/Musicians Concord Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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Al Jarreau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz Alwin "Al" Lopez Jarreau is an American jazz singer.

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Angie Stone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative hip hop, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B Angie Stone is an American soul/neo soul singer-songwriter, record producer, and actress. She has been nominated for three Grammy Awards. Stone has been most successful on the R&B charts, ...more

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B-Side Players is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
B-Side Players The B-Side Players are a San Diego based band that incorporate the sounds of Cuba, Jamaica, Mexico and Brazil with the funk, rock, jazz and hip-hop rhythms of their homeland. The band also drops ...more

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Benny Bailey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Hard bop, Jazz, Bebop Benny Bailey, born Ernest Harold Bailey was an American bebop and hard-bop jazz trumpeter.

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Benny Reid is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Benny Reid Jazz Benny Reid is a jazz musician and saxophonist who records for the independent record label Concord Music Group on their Concord Records label. He has released two albums.

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Cal Tjader is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Latin jazz, Afro-Cuban jazz, Jazz Callen Radcliffe Tjader, Jr., known as Cal Tjader, was an American Latin jazz musician, known as the most successful non-Latino Latin musician. He also explored various other jazz idioms but ...more

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Carmen McRae is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Concord 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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Casey Abrams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music Casey Abrams is an American musician and multi-instrumentalist from Idyllwild, California, who finished in sixth place in the tenth season of American Idol. He was the third finalist to be saved ...more

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Chanté Moore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Chanté Torrane Moore is an award-winning American R&B and jazz singer, songwriter, and actress.

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Christian Jacob is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz Christian Jacob is a lyrical jazz pianist. He has gained widespread exposure as co-leader, arranger and pianist with vocalist Tierney Sutton, although he has also maintained a substantial career ...more

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Christian Scott is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Fusion, Rock music Christian Scott, also known as Christian aTunde Adjuah is an American jazz trumpeter, composer and producer.

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Clare Fischer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Third stream, Brazilian jazz Douglas Clare Fischer was an American keyboardist, composer, arranger, and bandleader. After graduating from Michigan State University, he became the pianist and arranger for the vocal group the ...more

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Curtis Stigers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Jazz, Contemporary classical music Curtis Stigers is an American jazz vocalist, saxophonist, guitarist, and songwriter. He achieved a number of hits in the early 1990s, most notably international 1991 hit, "I Wonder ...more

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Dave Koz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Smooth jazz, Jazz Dave Koz is an American smooth jazz saxophonist.

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Debby Boone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Christian music, Pop music, Country Deborah Anne "Debby" Boone, is an American singer, author, and actress. She is best known for her 1977 hit, "You Light Up My Life", which spent ten weeks at No. 1 on the ...more

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Diane Schuur is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Jazz, Blues Diane Schuur is an American jazz singer and pianist. Nicknamed "Deedles", she has won two Grammy Awards, headlined many of the world's most prestigious music venues, including Carnegie ...more

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Dionne Warwick is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music Marie Dionne Warrick, known as Dionne Warwick, is an American singer, actress and TV-show host, who became a United Nations Global Ambassador for the Food and Agriculture Organization, and a ...more

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Eden Atwood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz Eden Atwood is an American jazz musician, actress and an advocate for the civil rights of people born with intersex traits. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee and moved to Montana at the age of ...more

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Ernestine Anderson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz, Blues Ernestine Anderson is an American jazz and blues singer. In a career spanning more than five decades, she has recorded over 30 albums. She was nominated four times for a Grammy Award. She has ...more

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Gary Burton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Hard bop, Jazz fusion, Jazz Gary Burton is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer and jazz educator. Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the prevailing two-mallet technique. ...more

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George Benson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz George Benson is a ten-time Grammy Award-winning American musician, guitarist and singer-songwriter. He began his professional career at twenty-one, as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a ...more

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George Cables is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz George Andrew Cables is an American jazz pianist and composer.

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George Shearing is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Cool jazz, Swing music, Jazz Sir George Shearing, OBE was a British jazz pianist who for many years led a popular jazz group that recorded for Discovery Records, MGM Records and Capitol Records. The composer of over 300 ...more

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Hank Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz, Bebop Henry "Hank" Jones was an American jazz pianist, bandleader, arranger, and composer. Critics and musicians described Jones as eloquent, lyrical, and impeccable. In 1989, The National ...more

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Harper Simon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie pop, Indie rock Harper James Simon is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer. His music has appeared on several albums and in film and television shows. He is the son of musician Paul Simon and ...more

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Howard Alden is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz Howard Alden is an American jazz guitarist born in Newport Beach, California. Alden has recorded many albums for Concord Records, including four with seven-string guitar innovator George Van

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Jack McDuff is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz-funk, Hard bop, Rhythm and blues "Brother" Jack McDuff was an American jazz organist and organ trio bandleader who was most prominent during the hard bop and soul jazz era of the 1960s, often performing with an organ ...more

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Jane Monheit is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional pop music, Jazz Jane Monheit is a jazz and adult contemporary vocalist for Concord Records. She has collaborated with artists such as Michael Bublé, Ivan Lins, Terence Blanchard and Tom Harrell, and has ...more

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Jimmy Bruno is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz Jimmy Bruno is an American jazz guitarist.

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Joe Pass is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Hard bop, Jazz, Bebop Joe Pass was an American virtuoso jazz guitarist of Sicilian descent. He is generally considered to be one of the greatest jazz guitarists of the 20th century. His extensive use of walking ...more

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Joey DeFrancesco is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Hard bop, Post-bop, Jazz Joey DeFrancesco is an American jazz organist, trumpeter, and vocalist. He is a Grammy-nominated artist who has released more than 30 albums, including recordings with jazz legends Miles Davis ...more

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Johnny Smith is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Cool jazz John Henry "Johnny" Smith was an American cool jazz and mainstream jazz guitarist. He wrote the tune "Walk, Don't Run" in 1954. He was born in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Karrin Allyson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz Karrin Allyson is an American jazz vocalist. She has been nominated for four Grammy Awards, and has received positive reviews from several prominent sources, including the New York Times, which ...more

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Kenny G is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Smooth jazz Kenneth Bruce Gorelick, better known by his stage name Kenny G, is an American adult contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist. His fourth album, Duotones, brought him breakthrough success in ...more

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Kurt Elling is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Vocal jazz, Jazz, Vocalese Kurt Elling is an American jazz vocalist, composer, lyricist and vocalese performer. Born in Chicago, Illinois, and raised in Rockford, Elling first became interested in music through his ...more

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Lee Ritenour is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz-funk, Pop music, Sophisti-pop Lee Mack Ritenour is an American jazz guitarist, session musician, and composer. Ritenour has contributed to over 3000 sessions, and has charted over 30 contemporary jazz hits since 1976.

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Loudon Wainwright III is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music, Blues Loudon Snowden Wainwright III is a Grammy Award-winning American songwriter, folk singer, humorist, and actor. He is the father of musicians Rufus Wainwright, Martha Wainwright and Lucy ...more

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Macy Gray is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Neo soul Macy Gray is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actress, known for her distinctive raspy voice, and a singing style heavily influenced by Billie ...more

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Maia Sharp is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Country Maia Sharp is an American singer and songwriter. In addition to her solo career, she has written songs for and collaborated with several country and pop musicians including Cher, Trisha ...more

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Marian McPartland is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Cool jazz, Swing music Margaret Marian McPartland, OBE, was an English-American jazz pianist, composer and writer. She was the host of Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz on National Public Radio from 1978 to 2011. After ...more

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Meiko is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie pop, Adult album alternative, Pop music Meiko (pronounced MEE-ko) is a Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter, born and raised in Roberta, Georgia. She released her self-titled debut album in 2007 without the help of a record label or ...more

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Michael Bolton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music Michael Bolotin, known professionally as Michael Bolton, is an American singer and songwriter. Bolton originally performed in the hard rock and heavy metal genres from the mid-1970s to the ...more

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Michael Feinstein is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional pop music Michael Jay Feinstein is an American singer, pianist, and music revivalist. He is an interpreter of, and an anthropologist and archivist for, the repertoire known as the Great American Songbook. ...more

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Nnenna Freelon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Cool jazz, Traditional pop music, Vocal jazz Nnenna Freelon, is an American jazz singer, composer, producer, and arranger. She has been nominated for five Grammy Awards for her vocal work, and has performed and toured with such top artists ...more

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Patrizio Buanne is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Operatic pop Patrizio Franco Buanne is an Italian-Austrian baritone singer, songwriter, and producer. He was from 2005 till 2008 with Universal Music UK worldwide, from 2008 till 2011 signed to Warner ...more

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Patti Austin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Dance music Patti Austin is an American R&B, Pop and jazz singer. In 2008 she received the Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal album for "Avant Gershwin" recorded mostly live with The WDR Big Band in

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Paulinho Da Costa is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Paulinho da Costa is a Brazilian percussionist born in Rio de Janeiro, considered one of the most recorded musicians of modern times. He has participated in thousands of albums, with Down Beat ...more

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Peter Cincotti is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Jazz Peter Cincotti is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. He attended the Horace Mann School and Columbia University.

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Peter Sprague is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Peter Sprague Crossover jazz, Folk jazz, World music Peter Sprague is a critically acclaimed American jazz guitarist, composer, musical arranger and musical transcriber, sound recording engineer, and music producer. In 1984 noted jazz critic ...more

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Poncho Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Concord Records Complete Artist Roster
Latin Language, Jazz Poncho Sanchez, is a Mexican-American conguero, Latin jazz band leader, and salsa singer. In 2000, Sanchez and his ensemble won the Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album for their work on the ...more