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MCA Records Complete Artist Roster

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

This is a list that includes artists like Jimi Hendrix and Elton John.

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52nd Street is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Jazz, Soul music
52nd Street were a British jazz-funk and R&B band formed in Manchester in late 1980. Throughout the 1980s the group enjoyed success not only in the UK but also on the Billboard chart in the ...more
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A House is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Rock music, Alternative rock
A House was an Irish band from the 1980s to the 1990s, recognized for the clever, "often bitter or irony laden lyrics of [frontman] Dave Couse ... bolstered by the [band's] seemingly ...more
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A-Teens is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Eurodance, Europop
A-Teens was a Swedish pop music group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed by Niklas Berg in 1998 as an ABBA tribute band called ABBA Teens and later renamed to A-Teens. They were composed of Marie ...more
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A3 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list MCA 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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Aaron Hall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Aaron Hall is an American soul singer and songwriter. He is a current member of the group Guy, which he founded in the late 1980s, along with new jack swing producer Teddy Riley and songwriter ...more
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Ace in the Hole Band is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Honky-tonk, Country, Western swing
The Ace in the Hole Band is the backup band for country music performer George Strait, who was the band's lead singer before beginning his solo career in the early 1980s. The band formed at San ...more
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Adam Ant is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Pop music, Power pop
Adam Ant is an English musician who gained popularity as the lead singer of post-punk group Adam and the Ants and later as a solo artist, scoring 10 UK top ten hits from 1980 to 1983, including ...more
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Adamski is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Acid house
Adamski is an English dance music producer, prominent at the time of acid house for his tracks "N-R-G" and "Killer".
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Adrenalin M.O.D. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Adrenalin M.O.D. Acid house, Pop music
Adrenalin M.O.D. was a British male vocal/instrumental acid house pop group. The members were Richie Ferme, Morris Bird and Darren Mohammed. Their only chart success was called ...more
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Alain Johannes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Indie, Rock music
Alain Johannes Moschulski is a multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, whose primary instruments are guitar and drums. He is a founding member of several bands, including the alternative rock group ...more
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Alanis Morissette is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock
Alanis Nadine Morissette is a Canadian-American alternative rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actress. She has won 16 Juno Awards and seven Grammy Awards, was nominated for ...more
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Alex Blake is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Post-bop, Jazz
Alex Blake is a post-bop jazz double-bassist and electric bass guitarist.
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Alice Cooper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Garage rock, Shock rock
This is about the Alice Cooper Group that existed until 1975.
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Alisha is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Italo disco, Dance music
Alisha Ann Itkin, is an American freestyle and dance-pop singer who had several club hits in the 1980s and 1990s.
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All City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
All City Hip hop music
All City was an American rap duo composed of Brooklyn-based rappers J. Mega and Greg Valentine. They are best known for their hit single "The Actual". All City was formed in 1993 after ...more
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Allen Collins Band is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Southern rock
The Allen Collins Band was a spinoff of southern-rock bands Lynyrd Skynyrd and The Rossington-Collins Band. It existed from 1983 to 1984 and was formed shortly after the dissolution of the ...more
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Allure is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues
Allure is a New York-based R&B girl group that formed in the early 1990s as a quartet, now a trio. Original members were Alia Davis, Linnie Belcher, Lalisha Sanders and Akissa Mendez.
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Andrew Latimer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive rock, Canterbury scene, Symphonic rock
Andrew Latimer is an English musician and composer who is founder and one of the original members of the progressive rock band Camel. He is mainly a guitarist and singer, but also a flautist and ...more
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Andrew Taylor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
New Wave, Rock music, New Romanticism
Andrew Arthur "Andy" Taylor is an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known as a former member of both Duran Duran and The Power Station. He has also ...more
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Andy Howard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Andy Howard Pop music, Pop rock, Alternative rock
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Andy Powell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Progressive rock, Art rock
Andy Powell is an English guitarist and songwriter, and best known as a founding member of Wishbone Ash. Alongside Wishbone Ash's other twin lead guitarist, Ted Turner, the pair were ...more
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Angelfish is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Dream pop, Alternative rock
Angelfish was a short-lived early-1990s Scottish alternative rock group originating from Edinburgh, Scotland, formed as a side-project to Scottish group Goodbye Mr. Mackenzie, after keyboardist ...more
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Anthony Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, Soul music
Anthony Cornelius Hamilton is an American R&B singer-songwriter, and record producer who rose to fame with his platinum-selling second studio album Comin' from Where I'm From, which featured ...more
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Antônio Carlos Jobim is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Brazilian jazz, Latin jazz, Samba
Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim — known as Tom Jobim — was a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist. He was a primary force behind the creation ...more
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April Wine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list MCA Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Hard rock
April Wine is a Canadian rock band formed in 1969. Originally based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the band enjoyed international success in the 1970s and 80s, releasing more than 20 albums since