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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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Carmen Electra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Carmen Electra, I Like It Loud [Explicit], Go Go Dancer, Fun, Everybody Get on Up, + more

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 ...more

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Doctor Fink is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music, Alternative dance & Rhythm and blues; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Music 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, ...more
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Eric Leeds is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music, Rock music & Smooth jazz; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Times 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
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George Clinton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Psychedelic soul, Rock music & Rhythm and blues; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Mothership 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, + more

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 ...more

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Jellybean Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, New Wave & Pop music; Nationality: United States of America
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 ...more

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Jerome Benton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, New Wave & Pop music; Nationality: United States of America
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
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Jill Jones is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rhythm and blues and Soul music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Two, 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.
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Levi Seacer, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
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 ...more
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Mavis Staples is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Rhythm and blues, Soul music & Gospel music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: We'll Never Turn Back, Have a Little Faith, One True Vine, The Voice, You Are Not Alone, + more

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 ...more

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Mazarati is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Mazarati

Albums: Mazarati

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 ...more
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Monte Moir is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, New Wave & Pop music; Nationality: United States of America
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.
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Morris Day is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, New Wave & Pop music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Daydreaming, Color of Success, It's About Time, Guaranteed, The Oak Tree, + more

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.

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St. Paul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Down to the Wire, St. Paul, Stranger To Love

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 ...more
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Prince is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, Synthpop & New Wave; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Purple Rain, Sign 'O' the Times, 1999, Love Symbol Album, Around the World in a Day, + more

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 ...more

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Sheila E. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Pop music, Rock music & Contemporary R&B; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Ricky Lawson & Friends: First Things 1st, Romance 1600, The Glamorous Life, Sex Cymbal, Sheila E., + more

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 ...more

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The Family is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: The 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.
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The Revolution is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Purple Rain, Around the World in a Day, Parade - Music From The Motion Picture Under The Cherry Moon, When Doves Cry, Dream Factory, + more

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 ...more

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The Three O'Clock is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Arrive Without Travelling, Vermillion, Ever After, Happen Happened, Sixteen Tambourines / Baroque Hoedown, + more

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
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Tony LeMans is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
Tony LeMans
Tony LeMans was a singer and songwriter associated with Prince and signed to Prince's Paisley Park Records.
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Good Question is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
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Albums: New Retro, Waiting for the Day, Safety Shackles, Good Question

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Ingrid Chavez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
undulatingacrobat added Genre: Spoken word; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: May 19 1992, Hippy Blood, A Flutter and Some Words

Ingrid Julia Chavez is an award-winning singer-songwriter, poet, actress, and visual artist.
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Taja Sevelle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
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Albums: Fountains Free, Toys of Vanity, 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 ...more
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Madhouse is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
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Albums: 8, 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.
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Dale Bozzio is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
undulatingacrobat added Genre: Synthpop, New Wave & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America
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 ...more
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Good Question is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Paisley Park Records Complete Artist Roster
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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.