Bands/Musicians Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Artists here include everything from John Lennon to Jimi Hendrix.

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

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+44 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
+44 Alternative rock, Indie rock, Pop punk Telephone numbers in the United Kingdom are administered by the UK government's Office of Communications. For this purpose Ofcom established a telephone numbering plan, known as the National ...more

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+44 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
+44 Pop punk, Alternative rock, Punk rock +44 was an American alternative rock supergroup formed in Los Angeles, California in 2005. The group consisted of vocalist and bassist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker of Blink-182, lead ...more

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10cc is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
10cc Classic rock, Pop music, Rock music 10cc are an English art rock band who came from Stockport who achieved their greatest commercial success in the 1970s. The band initially consisted of four musiciansGraham Gouldman, Eric ...more

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12 Rounds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
12 Rounds Trip hop, Rock music, Industrial rock 12 Rounds is a British rock band formed by Atticus Ross and singer Claudia Sarne, who are married. After the release of their first album, Jitter Juice, they toured with the Sneaker Pimps. 12 ...more

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4 Runner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
4 Runner Country 4 Runner was an American country music vocal group founded in 1993 by lead singer Craig Morris, baritone Billy Crittenden, tenor Lee Hilliard, and bass Jim Chapman. Signed to Polydor Records ...more

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801 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
801 Experimental rock, Jazz, Progressive rock 801 were an English experimental rock band that were originally formed in 1976 for three live concerts by Phil Manzanera Brian Eno Bill MacCormick Francis Monkman Simon Phillips Lloyd Watson.

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999 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
999 Pop punk, Punk rock 999 are an English punk rock band, formed in London in December, 1976. From the period of 1976 to 1985, the lineup of 999 consisted of Nick Cash, Guy Days, Jon Watson and Pablo LaBrittain. Jon ...more

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A-ha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
A-ha Adult album alternative, Synthpop, New Wave A-ha is a Norwegian band formed in Oslo in 1982. The band was founded by Morten Harket, Magne Furuholmen and Paul Waaktaar-Savoy. The group initially rose to fame during the mid-1980s after ...more

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A-II-Z is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
A-II-Z New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal A II Z was a heavy metal band founded in 1979 in Manchester, England by guitarist Gary Owens. The original lineup consisted of David Owens, Gary Owens, Cam Campbell, Karl Reti. For a short time ...more

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ABBA is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
ABBA 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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Ace of Base is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Ace of Base Adult contemporary music, Dancehall, Pop music Ace of Base is a Swedish pop group, originally consisting of Ulf "Buddha" Ekberg and three siblings, Jonas "Joker" Berggren, Malin "Linn" Berggren and Jenny ...more

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Ahmed and Mohammed Hussain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Ahmed and Mohammed Hussain Ghazal, Folk music, Classical music Ahmed Hussain and Mohammed Hussain are ghazal singers from Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan state in India. Ahmed and Mohammed Hussain are two brothers who sing classical ghazals. Born in Rajastan ...more

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Akrylykz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Akrylykz Ska The Akrylykz was a British ska band, formed by members of Hull School of Art in Kingston upon Hull, that featured Roland Gift originally as a tenor saxophonist, but his role later expanded to ...more

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Al Staehely is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Al Staehely Rock music Al Staehely was a singer/songwriter from the 1970s. He was featured in Spirit, The Staehely Brothers, The Nick Gravenites John Cipollina Band and recorded with labels such as Epic and Polydor. ...more

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Alan Kendall is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alan Kendall Blues-rock, Rock music, Pop rock Alan Kendall is an English musician and was the lead guitarist for the popular band the Bee Gees, in an official capacity from 1971 until 1980, and again from 1987 until 2001.

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Alan Merrill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alan Merrill Pop music, Glam rock Alan Merrill is an American vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, actor and model. In the early 1970s Merrill was the first westerner to achieve pop star status in Japan. He is the lead singer of the ...more

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Alan Murphy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alan Murphy Fusion, Rock music Alan Murphy was an English rock session guitarist, best remembered for his collaborations with Kate Bush and Go West. In 1988 he joined the group Level 42 as a full-time band member, and played ...more

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Alan Price is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alan Price Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music Alan Price is an English musician, best known as the original keyboardist for the British band The Animals and for his subsequent solo work. Price was educated at Jarrow Grammar School, South ...more

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Albert Lee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Albert Lee Rock music, Rockabilly, Rhythm and blues Albert William Lee is an English guitarist known for his fingerstyle and hybrid picking technique. Lee has worked, both in the studio and on tour, with many famous musicians from a wide range of ...more

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Alcatrazz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alcatrazz Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Alcatrazz is an American heavy metal band formed in 1983 by Graham Bonnet, Jimmy Waldo and Gary Shea. They are best known for their song "God Blessed Video".

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Alesha Dixon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alesha Dixon Hip hop music, Pop music, UK Garage Alesha Anjanette Dixon is an English singer, dancer, rapper, model and television presenter. She found fame in the all-female R&B/garage trio Mis-Teeq; however, the trio separated in 2005 ...more

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Alex Gardner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alex Gardner Synthpop, Pop music, Dance music Alex Gardner, now known professionally as A-L-X is a Scottish pop singer. He released two singles in 2010 as Alex Gardner, "I'm Not Mad" and "Feeling Fine", before changing ...more

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Alex Parks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alex Parks Folk music, Folk rock, Pop folk Alexandra Rebecca Parks is an English former singer-songwriter. Parks was entered into the BBC Television programme, Fame Academy by her father. It was a show that she went on to win. Soon after ...more

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Alexis Korner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alexis Korner Blues-rock, Blues Alexis Korner was a British blues musician and radio broadcaster, who has sometimes been referred to as "a founding father of British blues". A major influence on the sound of the ...more

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ALI PROJECT is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
ALI PROJECT Neoclassical Dark Wave, Pop music, J-pop Ali Project is a Japanese band with a strong Japanese Aristocrat-style image, consisting of Arika Takarano and Mikiya Katakura. In the band's earlier days, their musical style tended towards ...more

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Alizée is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alizée Hip hop music, Chanson, Synthpop Alizée Jacotey, known professionally as Alizée, is a French singer, dancer and voice actress. She was born and raised in Ajaccio, Corsica. She was discovered by Mylène ...more

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Allan Holdsworth is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Allan Holdsworth Instrumental rock, Jazz fusion, Jazz Allan Holdsworth is an English guitarist and composer. He has released twelve studio albums as a solo artist and played a variety of musical styles spanning a period of more than four decades, ...more

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Alphabeat is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alphabeat Indie pop, Pop music, Dance-pop Alphabeat are a Danish pop band from Silkeborg, fronted by singers Stine Bramsen and Anders SG and signed to Polydor Records. Their single "Fascination" was a major hit in Denmark ...more

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Alphaville is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alphaville Synthpop, New Wave, New Romanticism Alphaville is a German group which gained popularity in the 1980s. The founding members were lead singer Marian Gold, Bernhard Lloyd, and Frank Mertens. The band was at first named "Forever ...more

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Alquin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alquin Progressive rock Alquin was a Dutch progressive rock band which released four studio albums in the 1970s. The band split in 1977. They made a comeback in 2003 and in September 2005 they released a new album. ...more

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Alterkicks is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alterkicks Indie, Rock music, Indie rock Alterkicks were a Liverpool based five-piece band. They first came to attention when DJ Zane Lowe played their demo in November 2004. They released their debut single, "Do Everything I ...more

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Alton McClain and Destiny is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alton McClain and Destiny Disco Alton McClain and Destiny was an American disco girl group from Los Angeles, California. Formed in 1978, the trio was composed of McClain, Delores Marie "D'Marie" Warren, and Robyrda ...more

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Alun Davies is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Alun Davies Skiffle, Pop music, Folk music Alun Davies is a Welsh guitarist, studio musician, recording artist, and composer who rose to fame primarily with his supporting guitar work and backing vocals as accompanist for English ...more

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Amanda Brown is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Amanda Brown Rock music Amanda Gabrielle Brown is an Australian composer, classically trained musician, singer and songwriter, renowned for her role as the violinist of the band The Go-Betweens and more recently a ...more

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Amanda Lear is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Amanda Lear New Wave, Disco, Pop music Amanda Lear is a French singer, lyricist, painter, television presenter, actress and former model. Lear grew up in the South of France and in Switzerland, and studied art in Paris and at Saint ...more

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Amie Comeaux is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Amie Comeaux Country Amie Noelle Comeaux was an American country music singer who gained fame in her teens. Her debut album, Moving Out, was released on Polydor Records in 1994, and it produced the single ...more

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Amy Studt is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Amy Studt Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock Amy Jane Studt is an English singer, songwriter and musician. Growing up in a musical family she recorded her first demo, "A New Day Breaks" by age 14, which eventually got her signed ...more

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Anca Parghel is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Anca Parghel Jazz Anca Parghel was a Romanian jazz artist, a singer who excelled in scat, improvisation and vocal percussion. She claimed to be a polyglot, speaking seven different languages, including English, ...more

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Andy Gibb is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Andy Gibb Disco, Pop music Andrew Roy "Andy" Gibb was an English singer, songwriter, musician, performer, and teen idol. He was the younger brother of Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb, the members of Bee Gees. Gibb ...more

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Andy Leek is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Andy Leek Andy Leek is a singer/songwriter, known for his work with Dexys Midnight Runners. He has also written the single "Twist in the Dark" for Anni-Frid Lyngstad. He currently fronts Andy ...more

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Andy Mackay is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Andy Mackay Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Glam rock Andrew "Andy" Mackay is an English multi-instrumentalist, best known as a founding member of the art rock group Roxy Music. In addition, he has taught music and provided scores for ...more

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Animotion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Animotion Synthpop, New Wave, Pop music Animotion is an American band from Los Angeles, California best known for their songs "Obsession", "Let Him Go", "I Engineer", and "Room to Move". Formed ...more

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Anthony Moore is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Anthony Moore Experimental music, Progressive rock, Film score Anthony Moore is a British experimental music composer, performer and producer. He was a founding member of the band Slapp Happy, worked with Henry Cow and has made a number of solo albums, ...more

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Appleton is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Appleton Pop music Appleton were a Canadian musical duo comprising Natalie Appleton and her sister Nicole. The sisters were better known as members of the girl group All Saints.

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Aristazabal Hawkes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Aristazabal Hawkes Aristazabal Emi Chen Hawkes is the double bass player for the British indie band Guillemots. She was born in Sointula, on Malcolm Island in British Columbia, Canada. Hawkes is of mixed Chinese ...more

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Army Of Lovers is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Army Of Lovers Pop music, Dance music, Eurodance Army of Lovers is a Swedish dance music group which formed in 1987, and has had a number of hits in Europe throughout the 1990s with songs such as "Crucified", which was number one on ...more

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Art of Noise is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Art of Noise Downtempo, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop Art of Noise was an English avant-garde synthpop group formed in early 1983 by engineer/producer Gary Langan and programmer J. J. Jeczalik, along with arranger Anne Dudley, producer Trevor Horn ...more

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Art Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Art Sullivan Art Sullivan is a Belgian singer. He was successful in many countries, including Belgium, France, Portugal and Germany. Art Sullivan has sold ten million records between 1972 and 1978. ...more

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Arthur Brown is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Arthur Brown Rock music, Shock rock, Rock and roll Arthur Brown is an English rock musician best known for his flamboyant theatrical performances, powerful wide-ranging operatic voice and his number-one hit in the UK Singles Chart and Canada, ...more

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Ashley Roberts is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster
Ashley Roberts Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Ashley Allyn Roberts is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer, actress, model, presenter, and television personality, best known as a former member of the modern burlesque group ...more