Bands/Musicians Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Examples of artists on this list include Sonny Rollins and Jack DeJohnette.

This page can help answer questions like, "Who are the best Milestone Records bands?" and "Which artists are signed by Milestone Records?"

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Azymuth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Azymuth Samba, Jazz, Funk Azymuth is a Brazilian jazz-funk trio formed in 1973. The original band members were the late Jose Roberto Bertrami, plus Alex Malheiros, and Ivan Conti.

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Carla White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Carla White Jazz Carla Ruth White was an American jazz vocalist.

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Flora Purim is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Flora Purim Jazz fusion, Jazz Flora Purim is a Brazilian jazz singer known primarily for her work in the jazz fusion style. She became prominent for her part in Return to Forever with Chick Corea and Stanley Clarke. She has ...more

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Funk Inc. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Funk Inc. Jazz-funk, Soul music, Soul jazz Funk, Inc. was a jazz funk/soul jazz group founded in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1969 by Bobby Watley, Eugene Barr, Steve Weakley, Jimmy Munford and Cecil Hunt. During the 1970s they were signed ...more

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Grady Tate is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Grady Tate Hard bop, Jazz, Bebop Grady Tate is an American hard bop and soul-jazz drummer and singer. He has a baritone voice. In addition to his work as sideman, Tate has released many albums as leader and vocalist.

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Hank Crawford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Hank Crawford Jazz-funk, Hard bop, Rhythm and blues Bennie Ross "Hank" Crawford, Jr. was an American R&B, hard bop, jazz-funk, soul jazz alto saxophonist, arranger and songwriter. Crawford was musical director for Ray Charles before ...more

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Jack DeJohnette is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Jack DeJohnette Kozmigroov, New Age, New Age music Jack DeJohnette is an American jazz drummer, pianist, and composer. An important figure of the fusion era of jazz, DeJohnette is one of the most influential jazz drummers of the 20th century, ...more

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Joe Henderson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Joe Henderson Kozmigroov, Hard bop, Jazz fusion Joe Henderson was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. In a career spanning more than forty years Henderson played with many of the leading American players of his day and recorded for several ...more

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John Handy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
John Handy Jazz John Richard Handy III is an American jazz musician most commonly associated with the alto saxophone, although he also plays tenor and baritone saxophone, saxello, clarinet and oboe, and sings.

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McCoy Tyner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
McCoy Tyner Third stream, Hard bop, Post-bop Alfred McCoy Tyner is a jazz pianist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, known for his work with the John Coltrane Quartet and a long solo career.

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Orrin Keepnews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Orrin Keepnews Jazz Orrin Keepnews was an American jazz writer and record producer known for his work for Riverside Records and other labels.

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Roger Ingram is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Roger Ingram Christian music, Pop music, Swing music Roger Ingram is a lead trumpet player, educator, and author. He is best known for being the lead trumpet player on the Jazz at Lincoln Center, Harry Connick, Jr., Maynard Ferguson, Ray Charles, ...more

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Ron Carter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Ron Carter Orchestral jazz, Avant-garde jazz, Third stream Ron Carter is an American jazz double-bassist. His appearances on over 2,500 albums make him one of the most-recorded bassists in jazz history. Carter is also an acclaimed cellist who has ...more

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Ron Holloway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Ron Holloway Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz Ronald Edward "Ron" Holloway is an American tenor saxophonist. He is listed in the Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz where veteran jazz critic Ira Gitler described Holloway as a ...more

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Sonny Rollins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Sonny Rollins Hard bop, Jazz Theodore Walter "Sonny" Rollins is an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Rollins is widely recognized as one of the most important and influential jazz musicians. A number of his ...more

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Strunz & Farah is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Strunz & Farah World music Strunz & Farah is a guitar duo with an eclectic sound that has been described as a cross between world fusion and flamenco.

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The Jodimars is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
The Jodimars Rock music, Rock and roll The Jodimars was an American rock and roll band that was formed in the summer of 1955 and remained active until 1958. The band was created by former members of Bill Haley & His Comets who ...more

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Wynton Kelly is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Milestone Records Complete Artist Roster
Wynton Kelly Jazz Wynton Charles Kelly was a Jamaican American jazz pianist and composer. He is known for his lively, blues-based playing and as one of the finest accompanists in jazz. He began playing ...more