Bands/Musicians Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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10cc is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Classic rock, Pop music, Rock music 10cc are an English art rock band who came from Stockport who achieved their greatest commercial success in the 1970s. The band initially consisted of four musiciansGraham Gouldman, Eric ...more

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Gaudi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Gaudi World music, Breakbeat, Reggae Daniele Gaudi is a musician, composer, record producer. and solo artist. Gaudi's music is a fusion of dub, worldbeat and electronica. Despite the majority of his production work taking place at ...more

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Ace Frehley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Heavy metal, Glam rock Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley is an American musician best known as the former lead guitarist and founding member of the rock band Kiss. He took on the persona of the "Spaceman" ...more

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Kassidy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Kassidy Folk rock, Alternative rock, Indie rock Kassidy are a Scottish alternative folk rock band. The band consists of Hamish Fingland, Lewis Andrew and Chris Potter. The band was formed in late 2009 in Glasgow. The quartet met through ...more

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Tears for Fears is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music Tears for Fears are an English new wave band formed in 1981 by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith. Founded after the dissolution of their first band, the mod-influenced Graduate, they were initially ...more

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Aggro Santos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, UK Garage, Dance music Yuri "Aggro" Santos is a Brazilian rapper who lives in Balham, London.

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Ainslie Henderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Acoustic music, Alternative rock, Indie rock Ainslie Thomas Henderson is a Scottish singer-songwriter. He is best known for his appearance on the BBC's television programme, Fame Academy, and his subsequent Top 5 UK single, "Keep Me a ...more

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Al Cohn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Big band, West Coast jazz Al Cohn was an American jazz saxophonist, arranger and composer. He came to prominence in the band of clarinetist Woody Herman and was known for his longtime musical partnership with fellow ...more

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Al Jardine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll, Surf music Alan Charles "Al" Jardine is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as a founding member of the rock band The Beach Boys, of whom he was a member from 1961 ...more

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Alain Whyte is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Rockabilly Alain Gordon Whyte is an English guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is most known for being Morrissey's main songwriting partner since 1991 and his lead guitarist from 1991–2004. He had ...more

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Alan Parsons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Mercury Records 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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Albert Ammons is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Boogie-woogie, Jazz, Blues Albert Ammons was an American pianist and player of boogie-woogie, a bluesy jazz style popular from the late 1930s into the mid-1940s.

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Alex Blake is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Post-bop, Jazz Alex Blake is a post-bop jazz double-bassist and electric bass guitarist.

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Alex Lifeson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Progressive rock, Hard rock Aleksandar Živojinović OC, better known by his stage name Alex Lifeson, is a Canadian musician, best known as the guitarist of the Canadian rock band Rush. In 1963, Lifeson co-founded the band ...more

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Alexis Strum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music Alexis Rebecca Strum is an English actress, singer-songwriter stand-up comedian and comedy writer. She is currently performing stand-up comedy as 'Denise' and writing sketches for Hat ...more

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Alice Cohen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Alternative rock, Progressive rock, Indie rock Alice Cohen is a New York City based American singer, songwriter and fine artist.

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Alisha's Attic is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music Alisha's Attic were an English duo group of the 1990s and early 2000s. The two members were sisters Shelly McErlaine and Karen Poole, born in Barking and Chadwell Heath respectively. Their ...more

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All About Eve is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Shoegazing, Gothic rock, Folk rock All About Eve were a British rock/pop band. The creative core consisted of the Coventry-born Julianne Regan and the Huddersfield-born Andy Cousin, with other members changing over the years. ...more

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Allegiance is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal Allegiance was an Australian thrash metal group. They formed in 1990 in Perth, Australia and disbanded in 1997. They released two studio albums, D.e.s.t.i.t.u.t.i.o.n in 1994 and Skinman in ...more

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Amy Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk music Amy Macdonald is a Scottish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and recording artist. She has sold over 9 million records worldwide. Macdonald released her debut album This Is the Life in 2007. The ...more

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Anastacia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music Anastacia Lyn Newkirk is an American singer, songwriter and producer. She started her career in 1983 as a dancer for hire and made regular appearances in the late 1980s on MTV's Club MTV. In ...more

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Andrew W.K. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop punk, Glam metal, Industrial metal Andrew Fetterly Wilkes-Krier, better known by his stagename Andrew W.K., is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, entertainer, motivational speaker, and music producer. He was ...more

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Andrew Wood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Grunge Andrew Patrick Wood was an American musician best known as the lead singer for alternative rock bands Malfunkshun and Mother Love Bone. Wood was also known for his androgynous aesthetical ...more

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Andy Burrows is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie, Pop music, Acoustic music Andrew William Burrows is an English musician. He was the drummer in the band Razorlight from 2004 to 2009, and has been drummer with We Are Scientists since 2009. Burrows first solo album The ...more

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Angela Winbush is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Angela Winbush is an American R&B/soul singer-songwriter who rose to fame first in the 1980s R&B duo René & Angela, also scoring hits as a solo artist. To date, Winbush has ...more

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Animotion is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music Animotion is an American band from Los Angeles, California best known for their songs "Obsession", "Let Him Go", "I Engineer", and "Room to Move". Formed ...more

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Aphrodite's Child is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock Aphrodite's Child was a Greek progressive rock band formed in 1967, by Vangelis Papathanassiou, Demis Roussos, Loukas Sideras, and Anargyros "Silver" Koulouris.

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Apocalyptica is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Cello rock Apocalyptica is a Finnish metal band from Helsinki, Finland formed in 1993. The band is composed of classically trained cellists Eicca Toppinen, Paavo Lötjönen, and Perttu Kivilaakso ...more

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Art Farmer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz Arthur Stewart "Art" Farmer was an American jazz trumpeter and flugelhorn player. He also played flumpet, a trumpet–flugelhorn combination specially designed for him. He and his ...more

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Bachman–Turner Overdrive is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Boogie rock, Rock music, Hard rock Bachman–Turner Overdrive is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, that had a series of hit albums and singles in the 1970s, selling over 7 million albums in that decade alone. Their ...more

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Barry White is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Barry White, was an American composer and singer-songwriter. A 3-time Grammy Award-winner known for his distinctive bass-baritone voice and romantic image, White's greatest success came in the ...more

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Berlin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Mercury 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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Bifrost is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk rock Bifrost is a Danish rock band that was considered one of the last of the Danish flower power revolution bands. The band is best known for the songs Hej Maria and Det er morgen, both written and ...more

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Big Daddy Kane is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop Antonio Hardy, better known by his stage name Big Daddy Kane, is a Grammy Award-winning American rapper who started his career in 1986 as a member of the rap group the Juice Crew. He is widely ...more

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Big Mama Thornton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Texas blues Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton was an American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter. She was the first to record Leiber and Stoller's "Hound Dog" in 1952, which became her ...more

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Bill Carlisle is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Comedy, Country William Toliver "Jumpin' Bill" Carlisle was an American country music singer, songwriter, comedian and guitarist popular in the late 1940s and 1950s but who influenced the genre for ...more

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Bill Clifton is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Bluegrass Bill Clifton is an American bluegrass musician and singer who is credited with having organized one of the first bluegrass festivals in the United States in 1961.

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Billie Ray Martin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Vocal trance, Electro, House music Billie Ray Martin is a West German singer-songwriter.

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Billy
Rockabilly, Country Billy "Crash" Craddock is an American country and rockabilly singer. He first gained popularity in Australia in the 1950s with a string of rockabilly hits, including the Australian ...more

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Billy Daniels is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
William Boone Daniels, better known as Billy Daniels, was an African American singer active in the United States and Europe from the mid-1930s to 1988, notable for his hit recording of ...more

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Billy Falcon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Billy Falcon Billy Falcon is an American musician, composer and music producer from Rosedale, New York. He released rock albums throughout the late 1970s and 1980s, as well as appearing on The Way ...more

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Billy Ray Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Country pop, Country rock, Alternative rock William "Billy" Ray Cyrus is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. Having released twelve studio albums and forty-four singles since 1992, he is best known for his number one ...more

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Bizarre Inc. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rave music, Electronic music Bizarre Inc were a house band from Stafford, England, that formed in 1989 as a duo of English DJs Dean Meredith and Mark "Aaron" Archer.

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Black 47 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Celtic rock, Celtic punk, Rock music Black 47 are a New York City based celtic rock band with Irish Republican sympathies, whose music also shows influence from reggae, hip hop, folk and jazz. The band was formed in 1989 by Larry ...more

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Black Sheep is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music Black Sheep is a hip hop duo from Queens, New York, composed of Andres "Dres" Titus and William "Mista Lawnge" McLean. The duo is from New York but met as teenagers in ...more

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Blahzay Blahzay is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Blahzay Blahzay Hip hop music Blahzay Blahzay was an East Coast hip hop group from Brooklyn, New York, consisting of DJ P.F. Cuttin' and rapper Outloud. The group released only one album, 1996's Blah Blah Blah. The album ...more

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Blue Cheer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Noise rock, Blues-rock, Rock music Blue Cheer was an American rock band that initially performed and recorded in the late 1960s and early 1970s and was sporadically active until 2009. Based in San Francisco, Blue Cheer played in ...more

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Blue Feather is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue Feather Pop music Blue Feather was a Dutch male vocal/instrumental group, who had a single called "Let's Funk Tonight", in the UK Singles Chart. It was released on the Mercury label, entered the chart ...more

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Bobby Bare is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Robert Joseph "Bobby" Bare, Sr. is an American country music singer and songwriter, best known for Detroit City and 500 Miles Away from Home. He is the father of Bobby Bare, Jr., also

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Bobby Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Mercury Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll Bobby Hendricks is an American R&B singer who charted two hits in the late 1950s. Hendricks was a member of The Swallows, The Flyers, and sang lead with The Drifters before becoming a ...more