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Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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    Tara Leigh Patrick (born April 20, 1972), better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, and dancer. She began her career as a...  more

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  • 2

    Doctor Fink

    Pop music, Alternative dance

    AlbumsMusic of the Vampires, Music of the Angels, Midsummer Storm

    Matt Fink, better known as Dr. Fink from Prince and the Revolution, is a keyboardist, producer, and songwriter. He has worked with many artists, songwriters and producers, including The Time, Lipps...  more
  • 3

    Eric Leeds

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsTimes Squared, Things Left Unsaid

    Eric Leeds (born January 19, 1952) is an American saxophone player, mostly known for his work with Prince. He has recorded mostly music in the pop and funk genres, but is a studied jazz musician....  more
  • 4

    George Clinton

    Psychedelic soul, Rock music

    AlbumsMothership Connection, Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome, Live: P-Funk Earth Tour, T.A.P.O.A.F.O.M. (The Awesome Power of a Fully Operational Mothership), The Cinderella Theory

    George Edward Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, bandleader, and record producer. His Parliament-Funkadelic collective (which primarily recorded under the distinct band...  more

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  • 5

    Jellybean Johnson

    Hip hop music, New Wave
    Garry George "Jellybean" Johnson (born November 19, 1956), is an American drummer, guitarist, songwriter, producer and musician based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota. A member and drummer of the band...  more

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  • 6

    Jerome Benton

    Hip hop music, New Wave
    Jerome Benton (born September 19, 1962) is an American musical performer, backup dancer and comedic actor. He can be seen in music videos by Janet Jackson and Prince, but he is known for his...  more
  • 7

    Jill Jones

    Rhythm and blues, Soul music

    AlbumsTwo, Jill Jones, You Do Me

    Jill Jones (born July 11, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter, who performed as a backing vocalist for Teena Marie and Prince in the 1980s. ...  more
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    Levi Seacer Jr. is an American musician. He was an early associate of Sheila E. when he was tapped by Prince to form a new touring band after the demise of The Revolution in 1986. Seacer became the...  more
  • 9

    Mavis Staples

    Rhythm and blues, Soul music

    AlbumsWe'll Never Turn Back, Have a Little Faith, One True Vine, The Voice, You Are Not Alone

    Mavis Staples (born July 10, 1939) is an American rhythm and blues and gospel singer, actress, and civil rights activist. She has recorded and performed with her family's band The Staple Singers and...  more

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    #166 of 500 The Best Female Vocalists Ever#93 of 182 The Best Female Musicians of All Time

  • 10


    New Wave, Pop music


    Mazarati was an American R&B band formed in the mid-1980s by former Prince and The Revolution bassist Brownmark. Originally hailing from Minneapolis, they are now defunct as a group. The band's sole...  more
  • 11

    Monte Moir

    Hip hop music, New Wave
    Monte Moir (born September 10, 1958) is an American songwriter, producer and musician best known as the keyboardist of Prince's band The Time and songwriter of many notable American artists....  more
  • 12

    Morris Day

    Hip hop music, New Wave

    AlbumsDaydreaming, Color of Success, It's About Time, Guaranteed, The Oak Tree

    Morris E. Day (born December 13, 1957) is an American musician, composer, and actor. He is best known as the lead singer of The Time....  more
  • 13
    Paul Peterson, also known as St. Paul Peterson, is a musician best known for his memberships in the bands The Family and The Time. Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Peterson was the youngest son in a...  more
  • 14


    Hip hop music, Synthpop

    AlbumsPurple Rain, Sign 'O' the Times, 1999, Love Symbol Album, Around the World in a Day

    Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, dancer, actor, and filmmaker. With a career spanning four decades, Prince was known...  more

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  • 15

    Sheila E.

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsRicky Lawson & Friends: First Things 1st, Romance 1600, The Glamorous Life, Sex Cymbal, Sheila E.

    Sheila Cecelia Escovedo (born December 12, 1957), better known under the stage name Sheila E., is an American percussionist, singer, author, and actress. She began her career in the mid-1970s as a...  more

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    #214 of 280 The Best Pop Artists of the 1980s#273 of 465 The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s

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    The Family

    New Wave, Pop music

    AlbumsThe Family, The Screams of Passion, Gaslight

    The Family was a band formed by Prince, and one of the first signed to Prince's record label, Paisley Park Records. The band reformed as fDeluxe in 2009....  more
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    The Revolution

    Rock music, Heavy metal

    AlbumsPurple Rain, Around the World in a Day, Parade - Music From The Motion Picture Under The Cherry Moon, When Doves Cry, Dream Factory

    The Revolution was an American rock band formed in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1979 by Prince. Although widely associated with rock music, the band's sound incorporated pop, funk, R&B and hard rock...  more

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  • 18

    The Three O'Clock

    Alternative rock, Paisley Underground

    AlbumsArrive Without Travelling, Vermillion, Ever After, Happen Happened, Sixteen Tambourines / Baroque Hoedown

    The Three O'Clock is an American alternative rock group associated with the Los Angeles 1980s Paisley Underground scene. Lead singer and bassist Michael Quercio is credited with coining the term...  more
  • 19

    Tony LeMans

    Pop music, Rhythm and blues
    Tony LeMans was a singer and songwriter associated with Prince and signed to Prince's Paisley Park Records....  more
  • 20

    Good Question

    Electronic music, Rhythm and blues

    AlbumsNew Retro, Waiting for the Day, Safety Shackles, Good Question

  • 21

    Ingrid Chavez

    Spoken word

    AlbumsMay 19 1992, Hippy Blood, A Flutter and Some Words

    Ingrid Julia Chavez is an award-winning singer-songwriter, poet, actress, and visual artist....  more
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    Taja Sevelle

    Taja Sevelle (born Nancy Richardson) is an American singer, songwriter and musician, best known for her 1987 single, "Love Is Contagious" and for the non-profit organization Urban Farming, which she...  more
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    Albums8, 16, 13, 6, 10 (12")

    Madhouse is a jazz fusion band from Minneapolis that was created by Prince. Two Madhouse albums were officially released in 1987....  more
  • 24

    Dale Bozzio

    Synthpop, New Wave
    Dale Frances Bozzio (née Consalvi; born March 2, 1955) is an American rock and pop vocalist. She is best known as co-founder and lead singer of the '80s new wave band Missing Persons and also known...  more
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    Good Question

    Electronic music, Rhythm and blues

    Good Question was an R&B and dance music vocal duo from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, that was composed of brothers Sean and Marc Douglas. Their only chart hit came in 1988, when they hit number one on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart with "Got a New Love".[1] The song also reached the R&B and pop charts in the U.S., where it peaked at numbers 51 and 86, respectively.[2] Another single, "Listen to Your Heart", and its self-titled album were released the same year on Prince's record label Paisley Park Records.[3]

    They re-grouped and currently perform in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.