Bands/Musicians Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster

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

Examples of artists on this list: Michael Jackson, Johnny Cash and more.

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Adema is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Nu metal, Rock music, Post-grunge Adema is a rock band from Bakersfield, California that formed in 2000 consisting of vocalist/guitarist Tim Fluckey, guitarist Mike Ransom, bassist Dave DeRoo, and drummer Kris Kohls. After their ...more

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Alan Parsons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Progressive rock Alan Parsons is an English audio engineer, songwriter, musician, and record producer. He was involved with the production of several significant albums, including The Beatles' Abbey Road and Let ...more

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Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music The Backstreet Boys are an American vocal group, formed in Orlando, Florida in 1993. The group consists of A. J. McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson, and Brian Littrell. The ...more

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Baz Warne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, Rock music, World music Barry "Baz" Warne is the current guitarist and vocalist of The Stranglers. Earlier in his career, he was the guitarist and front-man of numerous bands. His first recordings to be ...more

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Billy Cox is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal William "Billy" Cox is an American bassist, best known for performing with Jimi Hendrix. Cox is the only surviving member of Jimi Hendrix's three main bands, including the original ...more

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Boys Don't Cry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music Boys Don't Cry are a British pop/rock band known for the hit single "I Wanna Be a Cowboy", which peaked at No. 12 on the Hot 100 in 1986 and charted around the world. They are ...more

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Bruce Hornsby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Musical improvisation, Heartland rock Bruce Randall Hornsby is an American singer and keyboardist known for the spontaneity and creativity of his live performances. Hornsby draws frequently from classical, jazz, bluegrass, folk, ...more

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Chris Whitley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Noise rock, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul Christopher Becker Whitley was an American blues/rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. During his 25 year career he released more than a dozen albums, had two songs in the top 50 of the ...more

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Connie Francis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Country pop, Rock music, Traditional pop music Connie Francis is an American pop singer of Italian heritage and the top-charting female vocalist of the late 1950s and early 1960s. Although her chart success waned in the second half of the ...more

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David Allan Coe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Outlaw country, Rock music, Heavy metal David Allan Coe is an American songwriter, outlaw country music singer, and guitarist who achieved popularity in the 1970s and 1980s. As a singer, his biggest hits were "Mona Lisa Lost Her ...more

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Derek Trucks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music Derek Trucks is an American guitarist, songwriter and founder of the Grammy Award winning The Derek Trucks Band. He became an official member of The Allman Brothers Band in 1999 and formed the ...more

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Double Trouble is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Double Trouble Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock Double Trouble is an American blues rock band from Austin, Texas, formed by guitarist/singer Stevie Ray Vaughan in 1978. The group was active throughout the 1980s and responsible for reviving ...more

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Electric Light Orchestra is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music Electric Light Orchestra are a British rock group from Birmingham, England, who released eleven studio albums between 1971 and 1986 and another album in 2001. ELO was formed to accommodate Roy ...more

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Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Swing music, Traditional pop music, Big band Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer, actor, director, and producer. Beginning his musical career in the swing era as a boy singer with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, ...more

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Gregory Abbott is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Contemporary R&B, Soul music Gregory Abbott is an American soul musician, singer, composer and producer.

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Heart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock Heart is an American rock band that first found success in Canada and later in the United States and worldwide. Over the group's four-decade history, the band has had three primary lineups, with ...more

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Jane Olivor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Pop music, Rock music Jane Olivor is an American cabaret singer. She was initially compared, often favorably, to Barbra Streisand and Edith Piaf. After releasing five albums from the late 1970s through the early ...more

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Jay Farrar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Alternative country Jay Farrar is an American songwriter and musician currently based in St. Louis, Missouri. A veteran of two critically acclaimed music groups, Uncle Tupelo and Son Volt, he began his solo music ...more

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Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana John R. "Johnny" Cash was a singer-songwriter, actor, and author, widely considered one of the most influential American musicians of the 20th century. Although primarily remembered as ...more

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Kate Bush is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, Pop rock, Alternative rock Catherine "Kate" Bush, CBE is an English singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer known for her eclectic musical style and her idiosyncratic soprano vocal performances. In ...more

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Los Super Seven is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Americana, Rock music, Folk music Los Super Seven is a predominantly Latin American supergroup which debuted in 1998. According to Allmusic's Stephen Thomas Erlewine, "Los Super Seven isn't a band, per se -- it's a ...more

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Loudon Wainwright III is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Legacy Recordings 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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Luther Vandross is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Contemporary R&B Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in demand background vocalist for several different artists including ...more

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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Called the King of Pop, his contributions to music and dance, along with his publicized personal ...more

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Moby Grape is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Garage rock, Folk rock Moby Grape is an American rock group from the 1960s, known for having all five members contribute to singing and songwriting and that collectively merged elements of folk music, blues, country, ...more

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Night Ranger is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Melodic Rock, Glam metal, Ballad Night Ranger is an American rock band from San Francisco that gained popularity during the 1980s with a series of albums and singles. The band's first five albums sold more than 10 million ...more

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Nina Simone is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz Nina Simone was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and civil rights activist. She worked in a broad range of musical styles including classical, jazz, blues, folk, R&B, ...more

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NKOTBSB is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
NKOTBSB Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Dance-pop NKOTBSB is a supergroup consisting of American boy bands of two different generations New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys. Backstreet Boys member Howie Dorough came up with the name, which ...more

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Paul Simon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock Paul Frederic Simon is an American musician, actor and singer-songwriter. Simon's fame, influence, and commercial success began as part of the duo Simon & Garfunkel, formed in 1964 with ...more

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Phil Lanzon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Progressive rock, Hard rock Phil Lanzon is the keyboardist for British progressive rock group Uriah Heep since 1986. Lanzon has worked both as a session musician and sideman with Grand Prix, Grant & Forsyth, John ...more

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Phil Spector is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Girl group, Pop music, Rock music Phillip Harvey Spector is an American record producer, songwriter, and the originator of the Wall of Sound production method. At the height of his career, Spector was a pioneer of the 1960s ...more

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REO Speedwagon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Pop rock, Soft rock REO Speedwagon is an American rock band. Formed in 1967, the band cultivated a following during the 1970s and achieved significant commercial success throughout the 1980s. Hi Infidelity ...more

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Ricky Skaggs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Bluegrass, Gospel music Ricky Lee Skaggs is an American country and bluegrass singer, musician, producer, and composer. He primarily plays mandolin; however, he also plays fiddle, guitar, mandocaster and banjo.

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Roy Wood is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Jazz fusion Roy Wood is an English singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He was particularly successful in the 1960s and 1970s as member and co-founder of the Move, Electric Light Orchestra, and ...more

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Son Volt is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Folk rock, Alternative country, Country Son Volt is an alternative country group formed by Jay Farrar in 1994 after the breakup of the band Uncle Tupelo.

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Soul Asylum is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Grunge, Post-grunge, Alternative rock Soul Asylum is an American alternative rock band that formed in 1981, and officially in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1983. The band originally formed in 1981 under the name Loud Fast Rules, with ...more

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Stevie Ray Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock Stephen Ray Vaughan, known as Stevie Ray Vaughan, was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In spite of a short-lived mainstream career spanning seven years, he is ...more

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The Buckinghams is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Sunshine pop, Rock and roll In 1965, Dan Bellocs Holiday Ballroom in Chicagoregularly featured two popular groups with strong followings: The Pulsations and The Centuries. The Pulsations had two lead singers, George LeGros ...more

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The Derek Trucks Band is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, World music The Derek Trucks Band is an American jam band founded by young slide guitar prodigy, Derek Trucks, who began playing guitar and touring with some of blues and rock music's elite when he was just ...more

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The Dubliners is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Folk music of Ireland, Irish rebel music The Dubliners are an Irish folk band founded in Dublin in 1962. The band started off as The Ronnie Drew Ballad Group, named in honour of its founding member; they subsequently renamed themselves ...more

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The Psychedelic Furs is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Rock music, Alternative rock The Psychedelic Furs are an English rock band founded in 1977. Led by singer Richard Butler and his brother Tim Butler on bass guitar, the Psychedelic Furs are one of the many acts spawned from ...more

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Tommy Stinson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Pop rock, Alternative rock, Punk rock Thomas Eugene "Tommy" Stinson is an American rock musician. He came to prominence in the 1980s as the bass guitarist for The Replacements, one of the definitive American alternative ...more

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Tony Bennett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Traditional pop music, Easy listening Anthony Dominick "Tony" Benedetto, stage name Tony Bennett, is an American singer of traditional pop standards, show tunes, and jazz. Bennett is also an accomplished painter, having ...more

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Victor Krummenacher is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, World music, Blues Victor Krummenacher is an American musician and bass guitarist who is a founding member of alternative rock band Camper Van Beethoven. He also helped form CVB offshoots Monks of Doom and Camper ...more

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Willie Dixon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Jump blues, Chicago blues, Rock music William James "Willie" Dixon was an American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer. A Grammy Award winner who was proficient on both the upright bass and ...more

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Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Outlaw country, Americana, Traditional pop music Willie Hugh Nelson is an American singer-songwriter, musician, guitarist, author, poet, actor, and activist. The critical success of the album Shotgun Willie, combined with the critical and ...more

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Yonrico Scott is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll Yonrico Scott is an American Grammy Award-winning drummer and percussionist. He was a longtime member of The Derek Trucks Band and is bandleader of his own ensemble; the Yonrico Scott Band. ...more