Bands/Musicians Philips Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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5000 Volts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
5000 Volts Disco 5000 Volts is the name of a British disco recording act that achieved success throughout Europe during the 1970s. The group consisted of vocalists Tina Charles and Martin Jay, with a changing ...more

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ABBA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, Disco, Pop music ABBA was a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972, comprising Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. ABBA is an acronym of the first letters ...more

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Academy of St. Martin in the F... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Classical music The Academy of St Martin in the Fields is an English chamber orchestra, based in London. John Churchill and Sir Neville Marriner founded the orchestra as The Academy of St.-Martin-in-the-Fields ...more

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Acker Bilk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Trad jazz, Easy listening Bernard Stanley "Acker" Bilk, MBE was an English clarinettist and vocalist known for his appearance – goatee, bowler hat and striped waistcoat – and breathy, vibrato-rich, ...more

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Agustín Barboza is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Agustín Barboza Guarania Agustín Pío Barboza was a Paraguayan singer and composer.

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Andrea Bocelli is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Opera Andrea Bocelli, OMRI, OMDSM is an Italian classical tenor, recording artist and singer-songwriter. Born with poor eyesight, he became blind at the age of 12 following an association football ...more

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Antonello Venditti is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Pop rock Antonello Venditti is an Italian singer-songwriter who became famous in the 1970s for the social themes of his songs.

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Antônio Carlos Jobim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Brazilian jazz, Latin jazz, Samba Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim — known as Tom Jobim — was a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist. He was a primary force behind the creation ...more

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Arthur Louis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Reggae, Blues Arthur Louis was a rock, blues and reggae cross-over musician. His surname is pronounced as luːɪs and he held British nationality. He released three solo albums and was responsible for ...more

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Austin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Country Austin Roberts is an American singer and songwriter. His most successful recording was 1975's "Rocky"; a transatlantic Top 40 hit single.

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Barbara is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Chanson, French pop music Monique Andrée Serf, whose stage name was Barbara, was a French singer. She took her stage name from her Russian grandmother, Varvara Brodsky. Her song "L'Aigle noir" sold ...more

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Blue Cheer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Philips 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 Mink is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music Blue Mink was a British five-piece pop group that existed from 1969 to 1974. Over that period they had six Top 20 hit singles in the UK Singles Chart, and released five studio based albums. ...more

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Boudewijn de Groot is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music Boudewijn de Groot is a famous Dutch singer/songwriter. He is known for the songs "Welterusten Meneer de President", "Het Land van Maas en Waal ", "Jimmy " and ...more

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Brian Hyland is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Country Brian Hyland is a television producer.

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Catherine Ribeiro + Alpes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Catherine Ribeiro + Alpes Catherine Ribeiro is possibly the most unique voice in French rock. Often referred as the French Nico, her Portuguese origins are responsible of the unique character of her voice. Born in 1941 ...more

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Clannad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
New Age music, Rock music, Folk music Clannad are an Irish band formed in 1970 in Gweedore, County Donegal. Their music has been variously described as bordering on folk and folk rock, traditional Irish, Celtic and new-age, often ...more

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Claudio Abbado is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Opera, Classical music Claudio Abbado, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI was an Italian conductor. One of the most celebrated and respected conductors of the 20th century, he served as music director of the La Scala opera ...more

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Cluster is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Krautrock, Electronic music, Experimental music Cluster was a German experimental musical group who influenced the development of contemporary popular electronic and ambient music. They have recorded albums in a wide variety of styles ranging ...more

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Cornelis Vreeswijk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk music, Swedish folk music Cornelis Vreeswijk was a singer-songwriter, poet and actor born in IJmuiden in the Netherlands. He emigrated to Sweden with his parents in 1949 at the age of twelve. He was educated as a social ...more

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Dusty Springfield is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Traditional pop music Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien OBE, known professionally as Dusty Springfield, was an English pop singer and record producer whose career extended from the late 1950s to the 1990s. ...more

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Ekseption is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Classic rock, Nederpop, Progressive rock Ekseption was a Dutch rock band active from 1967 to 1989, playing mostly-instrumental progressive rock and classical rock. The central character in the changing list of members, the only band ...more

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Eliza Keil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Eliza Keil Pop music Samoan-born Eliza Keil started out singing with her brothers in the popular New Zealand rock & roll group the Keil Isles and would later become a solo artist in her own right with a string ...more

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Eloy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Krautrock, Space rock, Progressive rock Eloy is a German progressive rock band, whose musical style includes symphonic and space rock, the latter theme being more prevalent on earlier albums. Despite their nationality and time period, ...more

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Félix Leclerc is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Félix Leclerc, OC GOQ was a French-Canadian singer-songwriter, poet, writer, actor and Québécois political activist. He was made an Officer of the Order of Canada on ...more

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Formula V is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Formula V Pop music Fórmula V is a Spanish pop musical quintet founded in 1965 in Spain. The musical style is very much in the style of 60's rock similar to the Beatles and Monkees. In the late 1960s the ...more

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France Gall is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Yé-yé France Gall is a popular French yé-yé singer. Gall was married to, and had a successful singing career in partnership with, the late French singer-songwriter Michel Hamburger, ...more

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Frankie Laine is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional music, Folk music, Traditional pop music Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio, was a successful American singer, songwriter, and actor whose career spanned 75 years, from his first concerts in 1930 with a marathon dance ...more

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Frankie Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional pop music, Easy listening Frankie Vaughan, CBE, DL was an English singer of Easy Listening and traditional pop music, who issued more than 80 singles in his lifetime. He was known as "Mr. Moonlight" after one ...more

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Frumpy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Krautrock, Progressive rock Frumpy was a German progressive rock/krautrock band based in Hamburg, which was active between 1970–1972 and 1990–1995. Formed after the break-up of folk rockers The City Preachers, Frumpy ...more

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Galapagos Duck is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz-funk, Jazz fusion Galapagos Duck is an Australian jazz band. Formed in 1969, they have an extensive history of international touring, including: Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland Jazz Yatra Festival, Bombay, ...more

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Gary Walker is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music Gary Walker is an American musician, who was the drummer and vocalist with both The Standells and The Walker Brothers. He has been credited as the catalyst in bringing the unrelated Walker ...more

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Gheorghe Zamfir is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Classical music, Easy listening Gheorghe Zamfir is a Romanian pan flute musician. Zamfir is known for playing an expanded version of the traditional Romanian-style pan flute of 20 pipes to 22, 25, 28 and 30 pipes to increase ...more

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Guy Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional pop music, Big band Guy Mitchell was an American pop singer, successful in his homeland, the UK and Australia. He sold 44 million records, including six million-selling singles. In the fall of 1957, Mitchell ...more

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H. P. Lovecraft is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock H. P. Lovecraft was an American psychedelic rock band, formed in Chicago, Illinois, in 1967 and named after the horror writer H. P. Lovecraft. Much of the band's music was possessed of a ...more

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Harry Sacksioni is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Folk music, Instrumental Harry Sacksioni is a composer and guitar virtuoso of Dutch origin. The peak of his fame was during the 1970s to 1990s. Famous works of this period include Meta Sequoia, Vensters and Elixer, ...more

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Harsh Reality is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive rock Harsh Reality are a little-known, proto-prog band formed in Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 1968 out of the remnants of the Freightliner Blues Band. The band consisted of Mark Griffiths and Dave ...more

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Harvey Mandel is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock and roll, Blues Harvey Mandel is an American guitarist known for his innovative approach to electric guitar playing. A professional at twenty, he played with Charlie Musselwhite, Canned Heat, The Rolling ...more

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Hotlegs is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Hotlegs Hotlegs was a short-lived English band best known for its hit single "Neanderthal Man" in 1970. The band consisted of Eric Stewart, Kevin Godley, Lol Creme and – briefly – Graham ...more

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Jacques Brel is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Chanson Jacques Romain Georges Brel was a Belgian singer-songwriter who composed and performed literate, thoughtful, and theatrical songs that generated a large, devoted following—initially in Belgium ...more

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Jean-Luc Ponty is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Crossover jazz, Jazz fusion, Post-bop Jean-Luc Ponty is a French virtuoso violinist and jazz composer.

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Jennifer Kimball is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Folk rock Jennifer Kimball is a vocalist and songwriter who is part of the folk duo The Story. She is a critically acclaimed singer-songwriter and has released two albums Veering from the Wave and Oh Hear

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Jessye Norman is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Opera, Spiritual, Classical music Jessye Mae Norman is an American Grammy award-winning opera singer and recitalist. A dramatic soprano, Norman is associated in particular with the Wagnerian repertoire, and with the roles of ...more

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John Walker is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Country John Joseph Maus, known professionally as John Walker, was an American singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known as the founder of The Walker Brothers, who had their greatest success in the ...more

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Johnny Gentle is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Johnny Gentle Pop music, Rock music Johnny Gentle is the stage name of John Askew. He was a British pop singer who is now best remembered for having briefly toured Scotland with the Silver Beetles – later known as the Beatles – as ...more

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Johnny Hallyday is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll Jean-Philippe Smet, known by his stage name Johnny Hallyday, is a French singer and actor. An icon in the French-speaking world since the beginning of his career, he has been called "the ...more

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Julie Rogers is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Traditional pop music, Easy listening Julie Rogers is an English pop singer. She is best known for her multi-million selling song, "The Wedding".

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Kamahl is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Kamahl is the stage name of Kandiah Kamalesvaran AM, a singer and recording artist active in Australia, perhaps best known for "The Elephant Song", and his repertoire of popular

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Kendra Spotswood is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Kendra Spotswood Kendra Spotswood is an American soul singer and is considered to be one of the most underrated singers of the girl group era. She is known best for her collaboration with Van McCoy, her ...more

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Korni Grupa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Philips Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock Korni Grupa was a Serbian and Yugoslav rock band from Belgrade, also known as the Kornelyans, the name which they used during a short-lived foray into the international market. Formed in 1968, ...more