Bands/Musicians Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
3 Rock music, Progressive rock 3 were a short-lived progressive rock band formed by former Emerson, Lake & Palmer members Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer and American multi-instrumentalist Robert Berry in 1988. Their music ...more

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60ft Dolls is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Britpop, Hard rock 60 Ft. Dolls were a British rock trio active in the 1990s.

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A3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Acid house, Electronic music, Alternative rock Alabama 3 is an English band mixing rock, electronic, blues, country, gospel, and spoken word styles, founded in Brixton, London in 1995. In the United States, the band is known as A3, allegedly ...more

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Adam Bomb is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Adam Bomb is an American guitarist and singer who has worked with several bands.

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Adam Perry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rap rock, Rapcore, Alternative rock Adam Perry, also known by his stage name The Yin, is a British musician. He is known as the drummer of the bands A and the Bloodhound Gang, as well as the production team 'Collective'.

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Adrian Gurvitz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Pop rock, Soft rock Adrian Gurvitz is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record producer. His prolific songwriting ability has gained him hits on the Grammy Award-winning soundtrack The Bodyguard, Eddie ...more

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Aerosmith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music Aerosmith is an American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston" and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band." Their style, which is rooted in ...more

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Agnes Carlsson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Agnes Emilia Carlsson, also known mononymously as Agnes, is a Swedish recording artist. She rose to fame as the winner of Idol 2005, the second season of the Swedish Idol series. She was then ...more

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Alan Wren is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Madchester, Alternative rock Alan "Reni" John Wren is an English rock drummer and member of The Stone Roses. His laid-back style of complex, off-beat rhythms was influential in bringing about the blend of indie ...more

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Alex Band is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Pop rock, Post-grunge Alexander Max "Alex" Band is an American musician and singer-songwriter, best known for his work in his former band The Calling and their signature song "Wherever You Will ...more

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Allison Lurie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Indie pop Allison Lurie, aka Fannius 3 or Fan 3 is an American musician and rapper. In 2002, she appeared on the soundtrack to Lizzie McGuire with the song "What They Gonna Think." She later ...more

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Angela McCluskey is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop rock, Alternative rock Angela McCluskey is a Scottish singer-songwriter based in California. She performs as a solo artist and as a member of the folk rock group Wild Colonials. McCluskey has also provided vocals for ...more

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Angels & Airwaves is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Neo-progressive rock, Shoegazing Angels & Airwaves are an American Multimedia supergroup, currently featuring former Blink-182 guitarist and vocalist Tom DeLonge, drummer and keyboardist Ilan Rubin, guitarist David Kennedy ...more

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Arc Angels is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Texas blues Arc Angels are a blues rock band formed in Austin, Texas in the early 1990s. The band was composed of guitarist and singers Doyle Bramhall II and Charlie Sexton and two former members of Stevie ...more

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Ashlee Simpson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music Ashley Nicolle Simpson Ross known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. The younger sister of Jessica Simpson, she rose to prominence as a participant ...more

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Asia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Arena rock, Pop rock Asia is a British progressive rock band. The band was formed in 1981 as a supergroup of four members from different progressive rock bands, namely John Wetton, Steve Howe, Geoff Downes and ...more

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Australian Crawl is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pub rock, Pop music, Rock music Australian Crawl were an Australian rock band founded by James Reyne, Brad Robinson, Paul Williams, Simon Binks and David Reyne in 1978. David Reyne soon left and was replaced by Bill McDonough. ...more

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Avant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Geffen 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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Axl Rose is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock W. Axl Rose is an American singer-songwriter and musician. He is the lead vocalist and only remaining original member of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses. Due to his powerful and wide vocal ...more

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B.B. King is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Soul blues, Rock music B.B. King is an American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Rolling Stone magazine ranked him at No. 6 on its 2011 list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time, and he was ...more

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Backhouse Mike is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie pop, Pop music, Rock music Michael Thomas Corcoran, aka Backhouse Mike, is a musician, singer/songwriter, composer, sound designer, musical arranger, orchestrator, and record producer.

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Backwoods Warriors is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Grunge, Folk rock, Post-grunge

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Beck Hansen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative hip hop, Anti-folk, Country rap Beck Hansen, known by the stage name Beck, is an American singer-songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist. He rose to fame in the early 1990s with his lo-fi, sonically experimental style, ...more

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Bell Biv DeVoe is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Bell Biv DeVoe is an American music group that branched off from New Edition. It consists of three members of New Edition, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, and Ronnie DeVoe.

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Ben Keith is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock Bennett Keith Schaeufele, better known by his stage name Ben Keith, was an American musician and record producer. Known primarily for his work as a pedal steel guitarist with Neil Young, Keith ...more

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Berlin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Rock music Berlin is an American new wave band. The group was formed in Los Angeles in 1978 by John Crawford. Band members included Crawford, Terri Nunn, David Diamond, Ric Olsen, Matt Reid and Rod ...more

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Billy Morrison is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Billy Morrison is an actor, musician and singer

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Bivouac is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative rock Bivouac were a British alternative rock band from Derby who were active in the 1990s. They released two albums on the independent label Elemental, before being signed by DGC/Geffen for the 1995 ...more

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Black 'N Blue is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Black 'N Blue is a glam metal band from Portland, Oregon. The current members are singer Jaime St. James, bassist Patrick Young, drummer Pete Holmes, guitarist Shawn Sonnenschein, and guitarist ...more

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Black Lab is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Post-grunge, Alternative rock Black Lab is an alternative rock band founded in Berkeley, California and currently based in Los Angeles and Montana. They released one album on Geffen Records, entitled Your Body Above Me, and ...more

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Black Thought is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music Tariq Trotter is a rapper and film actor.

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Blake Schwarzenbach is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie, Emo, Alternative rock Alexander Blake Schwarzenbach is an American musician. He was the singer and guitarist of Jawbreaker, Jets to Brazil, The Thorns of Life, and Forgetters. Although experiencing little mainstream ...more

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Blaque is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Blaque is an American girl group that charted in 1999–2000. Their debut album Blaque sold more than 1.5 million copies and was certified Platinum. The group's debut included the Gold-selling ...more

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Blink-182 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Rock music, Skate punk Blink-182 is an American rock band formed in Poway, a suburb of San Diego, California in 1992. The band currently consists of bassist and vocalist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker, while ...more

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Blue Murder is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock Blue Murder were an English heavy metal band, founded by ex-Whitesnake and Thin Lizzy guitarist John Sykes.

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Bon Harris is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Electronic body music, Industrial rock, Alternative rock Bon Harris is an English composer, producer, singer and song writer, and multi-instrumentalist. He is a founding member of the British EBM group Nitzer Ebb, programming Nitzer Ebb's signature ...more

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Brad Robinson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music Bradford Leigh "Brad" Robinson was an Australian rock musician best known as lead and rhythm guitarist with the 1980s band Australian Crawl. Robinson had a later career as a manager ...more

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Brandon Barnes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Metalcore, Melodic hardcore Brandon Barnes is an American musician and producer from Denver, Colorado. He is best known as the drummer for the punk rock band, Rise Against. Brandon is also a strict vegetarian, an animal ...more

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Brian Bell is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo Brian Lane Bell is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as the rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and occasional lead vocalist of the alternative rock band Weezer, with ...more

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Brian Tatler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Hard rock Brian Tatler is an English musician, best known as the guitarist and co-founder of the Stourbridge based heavy metal band, Diamond Head.

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Brian Wheat is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Heavy metal Brian Wheat best known as the bass guitarist of the band Tesla. He formed the band City Kidd in 1982, with his friend Frank Hannon. After adding Tommy Skeoch, Jeff Keith and Troy Luccketta to ...more

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Brick & Lace is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Dancehall, Pop music Brick and Lace are a Jamaican R&B reggae fusion musical duo consisting of sisters Nyanda and Nailah Thorbourne. Originally Brick & Lace consisted of three sisters Tasha, Nailah, and ...more

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Viva Brother is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Viva Brother Pop rock, Britpop Viva Brother were an indie rock band from Slough, England. Previously known as Brother, they signed to Geffen Records in October and EMI Publishing in November 2010. Their debut album, Famous ...more

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Bryce Soderberg is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Bryce Dane Soderberg is a Canadian musician and songwriter, best known as the bassist and vocalist for American rock band Lifehouse.

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Bryn Christopher is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Bryn Christopher Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Bryn Christopher, also known as Skaar, is a British singer-songwriter, currently a member of drum and bass group I See Monstas.

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Buckcherry is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Heavy metal Buckcherry is an American rock band from Anaheim, California formed in 1995. The band released two albums, Buckcherry and Time Bomb, before dissolving in the summer of 2002. In 2005, lead ...more

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Buono! is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music Buono! is a Japanese Hello! Project unit consisting of three members: Momoko Tsugunaga and Miyabi Natsuyaki from Berryz Koubou, and Airi Suzuki from Cute. The name translates into ...more

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Butch Vig is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Grunge, Alternative rock Bryan David "Butch" Vig is an American musician and record producer, best known as the drummer and co-producer of the alternative rock band Garbage and the producer of diamond-selling ...more

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Carl Palmer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Electronic dance music, Pop rock Carl Frederick Kendall Palmer is an English drummer and percussionist. He is credited as one of the most respected rock drummers to emerge from the 1960s. In addition, Palmer is a veteran of a ...more

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Cell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Geffen Records Complete Artist Roster
Grunge, Post-grunge, Alternative rock Cell were a New York-based band often tagged with the label of Grunge given the time frame of their existence, though college rock or alternative is arguably a more apt description. The band ...more