Bands/Musicians Monument Records Complete Artist Roster

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

With artists ranging from Dolly Parton to Roy Orbison, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

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Al Hirt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz, Dixieland Al Hirt was an American trumpeter and bandleader. He is best remembered for his million-selling recordings of "Java" and the accompanying album Honey in the Horn, and for the theme ...more

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Barefoot Jerry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Country rock, Southern rock Barefoot Jerry is an American Southern rock and country rock band, based in Nashville, Tennessee, most active from 1971 to 1977. It was composed of area studio musicians under the tutelage of ...more

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Billy Grammer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Billy Wayne Grammer was an American country music singer and accomplished guitar player. He recorded the million-selling "Gotta Travel On", which made it onto both the country and pop ...more

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Billy Joe Shaver is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Outlaw country, Country Billy Joe Shaver is a Texas country music singer and songwriter. Shaver's 1973 album Old Five and Dimers Like Me is a classic in the outlaw country genre.

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Billy Ray Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Monument 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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Billy Swan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Country William Lance "Billy" Swan is an American songwriter and country singer, best known for his 1974 single, "I Can Help".

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Billy Walker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country William Marvin "Billy" Walker was an American country music singer and guitarist best known for his 1962 hit, " Charlie's Shoes". Nicknamed The Tall Texan, Walker had more ...more

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Bob Moore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Bob Loyce Moore is an American session musician, orchestra leader, and bassist who was a member of the legendary Nashville A-Team during the 1950s and 60s.

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Boots Randolph is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Homer Louis "Boots" Randolph III was an American musician best known for his 1963 saxophone hit "Yakety Sax". Randolph was a major part of the "Nashville Sound" for

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Charles Aznavour is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Chanson, Pop music, Jazz Charles Aznavour is a Franco-Armenian singer, songwriter, actor, public activist and diplomat. Aznavour is known for his unique tenor voice: clear and ringing in its upper reaches, with gravelly ...more

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Charlie McCoy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Charles Ray "Charlie" McCoy is an American session musician noted for his work on a wide variety of instruments. In his career, McCoy has backed several notable musicians including Bob ...more

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Cledus T. Judd is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Parody music, Country Barry Poole is an American country music artist who records under the name Cledus T. Judd. Known primarily for his parodies of popular country music songs, he has been called the "Weird ...more

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Connie Smith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Nashville sound, Gospel music, Country Connie Smith is an American country music artist. Active since 1964, Smith is widely considered to be one of the genre's best female vocalists. She has earned 11 Grammy award nominations, 20 top ...more

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Danni Leigh is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Danni Leigh is an American honky tonk-style country music singer. At age 19, she relocated to Orlando, Florida, intending to audition as a singer at Disney World but ended up moving to Nashville ...more

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Dennis Linde is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Country Dennis Linde was an American singer and songwriter whose work was primarily in country music. He is best known for writing the 1972 Elvis Presley hit, "Burning Love". Presley performed ...more

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Dolly Parton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Ballad, Country pop, Pop music Dolly Rebecca Parton is an American singer-songwriter, instrumentalist, actress, author, and philanthropist, known primarily for her work in country music. Her career began as a child performer ...more

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Ed Bruce is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country William Edwin "Ed" Bruce, Jr. is an American country music songwriter and singer. He is known for penning the 1975 song "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys" ...more

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Eddy Raven is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Edward Garvin Futch is an American country music artist known professionally as Eddy Raven. Known for his Cajun-influenced country music, Raven has been a recording artist since 1962. He has ...more

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Final Exit is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Final Exit UmeĆ„ hardcore Final Exit was a Swedish hardcore punk band which originating from Umeå, Sweden, formed in 1994. The band was a side project made up by the members of Refused and Abhinanda. The band ...more

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Gil Grand is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Gil Grand is a country music singer, best known for his hit "Famous First Words." Active since 1998, he has released three studio albums to date: 1998's Famous First Words, 2002's ...more

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Grady Martin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Rockabilly, Country Thomas Grady Martin was an American session guitarist in country music and rockabilly. A member of The Nashville A-Team, he played guitar on hits such as Marty Robbins' "El Paso", ...more

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Hank Cochran is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Garland Perry "Hank" Cochran was an American country music singer and songwriter. Starting during the 1960s, Cochran was a prolific songwriter in the genre, including major hits by ...more

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Henson Cargill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Henson Cargill was an American country music singer best known for the socially controversial 1968 Country No. 1 hit "Skip a Rope". His music career began in Oklahoma in clubs around ...more

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Jeannie Seely is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Nashville sound, Bluegrass, Country Jeannie Seely is an American country music singer and Grand Ole Opry star. She is best known for her 1966 Grammy award-winning country hit, "Don't Touch Me", which peaked at No. 2 on ...more

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Jeffrey Steele is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Jeffrey LeVasseur is an American country music singer and songwriter, more commonly known by the name Jeffrey Steele. Along with recording his own material, Steele has become a prolific ...more

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Jimmie Driftwood is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Folk music, Country James Corbitt Morris, known professionally as Jimmy Driftwood or Jimmie Driftwood, was a prolific American folk music songwriter and musician, most famous for his songs "The Battle of New ...more

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Joe Diffie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Joe Logan Diffie is an American country music singer known for his ballads and novelty songs. After working as a demo singer in the 1980s, he signed with Epic Records' Nashville division in ...more

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Johnny Carver is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Johnny Carver is an American country music artist. Between 1968 and 1977, he charted fifteen Top 40 hits on the Billboard country charts. His highest-charting single was a cover of Tony ...more

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Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Outlaw country, Rock music, Folk music Kristoffer "Kris" Kristofferson is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, and former soldier. He is known for writing and recording such hits as "Me and Bobby ...more

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Larry Gatlin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Nashville sound, Country Larry Wayne Gatlin is an American country music singer/songwriter. He is perhaps best known for teaming up with his brothers Steve and Rudy in the late 1970s, becoming one of country music's ...more

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Little Big Town is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Little Big Town is an American country music vocal group. Founded in 1998, the group has comprised the same four members since its inception: Karen Fairchild, Kimberly Schlapman, Jimi Westbrook, ...more

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Margie Singleton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Margaret Louis Ebey, known professionally as Margie Singleton, is an American country music singer and songwriter. In the 1960s, she was a popular duet and solo recording artist, working with ...more

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Michael Peterson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Michael James Peterson is an American country music artist. He made his debut on the country music scene in 1997 with his self-titled debut album, which produced five Top 40 hits on the ...more

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Paul Clayton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music Paul Clayton was an American folksinger and folklorist who was prominent in the folk music revival of the 1950s and 1960s. A graduate of the University of Virginia, where he earned a master's ...more

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Percy Sledge is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythm and blues, Soul music Percy Tyrone Sledge was an American Blues and Soul singer. He is best known for the song "When a Man Loves a Woman", a No. 1 pop and soul hit in 1966. It was awarded a million-selling, ...more

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Ray Stevens is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Novelty song, Country Harold Ray Ragsdale, known professionally as Ray Stevens, is an American country and pop singer-songwriter and comedian.

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Rita Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Soft rock Rita Coolidge is an American recording artist and songwriter. During the 1970s and 1980s, she charted hits on Billboard's pop, country, adult contemporary and jazz charts and won two Grammy ...more

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Robert Knight is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music Robert Knight is an American singer best known for the 1967 recording of the song "Everlasting Love".

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Ronnie Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rockabilly, Rhythm and blues Ronald "Ronnie" Hawkins is a rockabilly musician whose career has spanned more than half a century. Though his career began in Arkansas, US, where he'd been born and raised, it was in ...more

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Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country pop, Pop music, Rock music Roy Kelton Orbison, also known by his nickname The Big O, was an American singer-songwriter, best known for his trademark sunglasses, distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark ...more

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Rusty Draper is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Rusty Draper Country Rusty Draper was an American country and pop singer who achieved his greatest success in the 1950s.

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Sonny James is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Country James Hugh Loden, known professionally as Sonny James, is an American country music singer and songwriter best known for his 1957 hit, "Young Love". Dubbed the Southern Gentleman, ...more

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Tommy Roe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Rock music Thomas David "Tommy" Roe is an American pop music singer-songwriter. Best-remembered for his hits "Sheila" and "Dizzy", Roe was "widely perceived as one of the ...more

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Tony Joe White is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Swamp pop, Swamp rock, Roots rock Tony Joe White is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his 1969 hit "Polk Salad Annie" and for "Rainy Night in Georgia", which he wrote but was first ...more

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Wade Hayes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Tony Wade Hayes is an American country music artist. Signed to Columbia Records in 1994, he made his debut that year with his gold-certified album Old Enough to Know Better. Its title track, ...more

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Yankee Grey is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Monument Records Complete Artist Roster
Country Yankee Grey was an American country music group originally composed of six members: David Buchanan, Matthew Basford, Joe Caverlee, Kevin Griffin, Jerry Hughes, and Tim Hunt, all of whom met in ...more