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Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

Updated June 14, 2019 11.3k views458 items

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

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  • 1
    10,000 Maniacs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    10,000 Maniacs

    Jangle pop, Rock music

    AlbumsIn My Tribe, Our Time in Eden, Love Among the Ruins, The Earth Pressed Flat, MTV Unplugged

    10,000 Maniacs is an American alternative rock band that was founded in 1981. They have... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Aaron Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Aaron Lewis

    Nu metal, Acoustic music

    AlbumsTown Line, Endless Summer, Soaking Up The Sun On A Friday Afternoon, The Road

    Aaron Lewis (born April 13, 1972) is an American singer, songwriter and musician who is best... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    AC/DC is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    AC/DC

    Blues-rock, Boogie rock

    AlbumsBack in Black, Highway to Hell, Let There Be Rock, The Razors Edge, Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

    AC/DC are an Australian hard rock band, formed in November 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Adam Guettel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Adam Guettel

    Musical theatre

    AlbumsMyths and Hymns, The Light in the Piazza (2005 original Broadway cast), Floyd Collins (1996 Original Cast Recording)

    Adam Guettel (; born December 16, 1964) is an American composer-lyricist of musical theater... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Aimee Allen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Aimee Allen

    Indie pop, Pop rock

    AlbumsI'd Start a Revolution (If I Could Get Up in the Morning), A Little Happiness

    Aimee Allen is an American singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles, California. She is... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Alana Davis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Alana Davis

    Pop music

    AlbumsFortune Cookies, Blame It on Me, Surrender Dorothy, 32 Flavors, Carry On

    Alana Schofield Davis (born May 6, 1974) is an American singer-songwriter. Her father, Walter... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Alex Blake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Alex Blake

    Post-bop, Jazz
    Alex Blake (born Alejandro Blake Fearon, Jr.) is a post-bop jazz double-bassist and electric... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Alfredo Hernández is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Alfredo Hernández

    Desert rock, Heavy metal
    Alfredo Hernández is an American drummer best known as a former member of desert rock bands... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Andy Roberts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Andy Roberts

    Rock music
    Andy Roberts (born Andrew Jonathan Roberts, 12 June 1946, in Hatch End near Harrow, Middlesex)... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Angela Winbush is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Angela Winbush

    Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

    AlbumsGreatest Love Songs, Angela Winbush, Ultimate Collection, The Real Thing, Sharp

    Angela Lisa Winbush (born January 18, 1955) is an American R&B/soul singer-songwriter and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Angie Martinez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Angie Martinez

    Hip hop music

    AlbumsAnimal House, Up Close and Personal, Take You Home (Just Blaze remix), One Night Stand

    Angela "Angie" Martinez (born January 9, 1971) is an American radio personality, rapper, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    Anita Baker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Anita Baker

    Adult contemporary music, Quiet storm

    AlbumsRapture, Christmas Fantasy, Giving You the Best That I Got, Compositions, A Night of Rapture: Live

    Anita Denise Baker (born January 26, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter. Starting her... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    Anthrax is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Anthrax

    Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

    AlbumsAmong the Living, Fistful of Metal, Spreading the Disease, Sound of White Noise, Persistence of Time

    Anthrax is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by guitarist Scott... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    Arion Salazar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Arion Salazar

    Alternative rock, Funk
    Third Eye Blind is an American rock band formed in San Francisco in 1993. The songwriting duo... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Arlene Harden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Arlene Harden

    Country
    Ava "Arlene" Harden (born March 1, 1945 in England, Arkansas) is an American country music... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Ars Nova is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Ars Nova

    Rock music, Progressive rock

    AlbumsArs Nova, Sunshine & Shadows

    Ars Nova was an American progressive rock band that performed and recorded from 1967 to 1969.... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Arthur Alexander is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Arthur Alexander

    Soul music, Country

    AlbumsGreatest Hits, You Better Move On, Story of Rock n Roll, The Ultimate Arthur Alexander, Rainbow Road: The Warner Bros Recordings

    Arthur Alexander (May 10, 1940 – June 9, 1993) was an American country songwriter and soul... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Atlantic Starr is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Atlantic Starr

    Adult contemporary music, Pop music

    AlbumsAll in the Name of Love, Brilliance, As the Band Turns, Time, Yours Forever

    Atlantic Starr is a White Plains, New York-based band and among their biggest hits were... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Badfinger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Badfinger

    Synthpop, Classic rock

    AlbumsDay After Day: Live, Straight Up, No Dice, Magic Christian Music, Ass

    Badfinger were a British rock band that originally consisted of Pete Ham, Mike Gibbins, Tom... more on Wikipedia

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    #95 of 367 Musicians Who Belong In The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame#149 of 263 The Greatest Classic Rock Bands

  • 20
    Bass Brothers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Bass Brothers

    Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues
    Bass Brothers is the professional name for the team of Mark and Jeff Bass, the Detroit... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Beats International is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Beats International

    Electronic music

    AlbumsExcursion on the Version, Dub Be Good to Me, Let Them Eat Bingo, The Sun Doesn't Shine, Won't Talk About It

    Beats International were a British electronic music band, formed in the late 1980s by Norman... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Benjamin Orr is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Benjamin Orr

    New Wave, Pop music

    AlbumsStay the Night

    Benjamin Orzechowski (September 8, 1947 – October 4, 2000), known professionally as Benjamin ... more on Wikipedia

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  • 23
    Better Than Ezra is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Better Than Ezra

    Rock music, Post-grunge

    AlbumsDeluxe, Before the Robots, Friction, Baby, How Does Your Garden Grow?

    Better Than Ezra is an American alternative rock band based in New Orleans, Louisiana, and... more on Wikipedia

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    #33 of 110 The Best Musical Trios Of All-Time#10 of 28 Great One Hit Wonder Artists of the '90s

  • 24
    Billy Bragg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Billy Bragg

    Americana, Anti-folk

    AlbumsMermaid Avenue, Mermaid Avenue Vol. II, Back to Basics, Must I Paint You a Picture? The Essential Billy Bragg, Talking With the Taxman About Poetry

    Stephen William Bragg (born 20 December 1957) is an English singer-songwriter and left-wing... more on Wikipedia

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  • 25
    Billy Cobham is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Elektra Records Complete Artist Roster

    Billy Cobham

    Kozmigroov, Jazz-funk

    AlbumsThe Best Of, The Art of Three, Crosswinds, Spectrum, A Funky Thide of Sings

    William Emanuel Cobham Jr. (born May 16, 1944) is a Panamanian-American jazz drummer who came... more on Wikipedia

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