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Megaforce Records Complete Artist Roster

Updated June 14, 2019 8.1k views54 items

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

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  • 1

    Ace Frehley

    Glam metal, Heavy metal
    Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley (; born April 27, 1951) is an American musician and songwriter best...  more

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  • 2


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

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  • 3

    Bad Brains

    Crossover thrash, Thrash metal
    Bad Brains are an American rock band formed in Washington, D.C. in 1977. They are widely...  more

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  • 4

    Blue Cheer

    Noise rock, Blues-rock
    Blue Cheer was an American rock band that initially performed and recorded in the late 1960s...  more

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  • 5

    Bobby Gustafson

    Thrash metal, Heavy metal
    Robert Wayne "Bobby" Gustafson is an American guitarist, best known as a member of the New...  more
  • 6

    Cliff Burton

    Thrash metal, Progressive metal
    Clifford Lee Burton (February 10, 1962 – September 27, 1986) was an American musician and...  more

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  • 7


    Blues-rock, Rock music
    Clutch is an American rock band from Germantown, Maryland. Since its formation in 1991, the...  more

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  • 8


    Horror punk, Doom metal
    Danzig is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey. The band is the...  more

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  • 9

    Das Racist

    Alternative hip hop
    Das Racist was an American alternative hip hop group based in Brooklyn, New York City,...  more
  • 10

    Dave Felton

    Nu metal, Industrial metal
    Gravy is an American guitarist who is best known as a former member in the Cleveland,...  more
  • 11


    Thrash metal, Heavy metal
    Exciter is a Canadian speed metal band from Ottawa, Ontario. They are widely considered to be...  more
  • 12


    Rock music, Pop rock
    Fastball is an American rock band that formed in Austin, Texas in 1995. The band originally...  more
  • 13


    Nu metal, Progressive metal
    Fozzy is an American heavy metal band, formed in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1999 by lead singer...  more

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  • 14

    Frehley's Comet

    Glam metal, Heavy metal
    Frehley's Comet was an American rock band formed and led by ex-KISS lead guitarist Ace...  more
  • 15

    Hank Williams III

    Outlaw country, Americana
    Shelton Hank Williams (born December 12, 1972), known as Hank Williams III and Hank 3, is an...  more

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  • 16


    Thrash metal, Heavy metal
  • 17

    Jack Kilcoyne

    Nu metal, Industrial metal
    Pig Benis (born Jack Kilcoyne, May 30, 1969) is an American musician, best known for his...  more
  • 18

    James Hetfield

    Thrash metal, Heavy metal
    James Alan Hetfield (born August 3, 1963) is an American musician and songwriter best known...  more

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  • 19

    Jeffrey Hatrix

    Nu metal, Thrash metal
    Jeffrey Nothing, also known as Jeff Hatrix (born Jeffrey Lewis Hetrick May 5, 1963) is the...  more
  • 20

    King's X

    Progressive metal, Rock music
    King's X is an American rock band that combines progressive metal, funk and soul with vocal...  more

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  • 21

    Kirk Hammett

    Thrash metal, Heavy metal
    Kirk Lee Hammett (born November 18, 1962) is an American musician who has been lead guitarist...  more

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  • 22


    Industrial metal, Rock music
    Knorkator is a German band from Berlin that combines heavy metal with comical elements. They...  more
  • 23


    Pop punk, Glam metal
    Lit is an American rock band, formed in 1988 in Fullerton, California. They released several...  more

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  • 24

    Living Colour

    Rock music, Experimental rock
    Living Colour is an American rock band from New York City, formed in 1984. Stylistically, the...  more

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  • 25

    Lucy Brown

    Funk metal, Funk rock
    Lucy Brown was a 1990's Washington D.C. area funk-metal band....  more