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PolyGram Complete Artist Roster

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

These artists, like Queen Latifah and Roy Orbison include images when available.

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

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3rd Party is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Dance-pop, Eurodance
3rd Party was a three-member dance-pop group that released one album in 1997. They are best known for their dance hit "Can U Feel It", and for the song "Waiting for Tonight", ...more
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ABBA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list PolyGram 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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ABC is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Disco
ABC are an English new wave group that first came to prominence in the early 1980s. Their 1982 debut album, The Lexicon of Love, was a UK number one and they achieved ten UK and five US Top 40 ...more
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Accept is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Thrash metal, Power metal
Accept is a German heavy metal band from the town of Solingen, originally assembled by former vocalist Udo Dirkschneider, guitarist Wolf Hoffmann and bassist Peter Baltes. Their beginnings can ...more
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Alex Harvey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll, Glam rock
Alex Harvey is a songwriter.
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Allegiance is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal
Allegiance was an Australian thrash metal group. They formed in 1990 in Perth, Australia and disbanded in 1997. They released two studio albums, D.e.s.t.i.t.u.t.i.o.n in 1994 and Skinman in ...more
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Alleycats is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Adult contemporary music, Disco, Pop music
The Alleycats is a Malaysian band which was formed in 1969, and gained popularity in the late 1970s. They consist of musicians from Penang who were popular in their home state earlier on in ...more
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Ambersunshower is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues
Ambersunshower is an R&B singer and former member of the hip hop duo Groove Garden. Gee Street Records released Ambersunshower's debut solo album, Walter T. Smith, in 1996. A single from the ...more
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Andrea Bocelli is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list PolyGram 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. Bocelli has recorded fourteen solo ...more
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Andrew Wood is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Grunge
Andrew Patrick Wood was an American musician best known as the lead singer for alternative rock bands Malfunkshun and Mother Love Bone. Wood was also known for his androgynous aesthetical ...more
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Angélique Kidjo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Worldbeat, Latin American music, World fusion music
Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo, known as Angélique Kidjo, is a Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter and activist from Benin, noted for her diverse ...more
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Animotion is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
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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Anna Maria Jopek is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, World music, Jazz
Anna Maria Jopek is a Polish musician and singer. She represented her country in the 1997 Eurovision Song Contest, with the song "Ale jestem" and finished 11th out of 25 participating ...more
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Anthony Ian Berkeley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Horrorcore
Anthony Ian Berkeley better known as Poetic, was an American rapper and producer. He was also a founding member of the hip-hop group Gravediggaz, for which he used the alias Grym Reaper.
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Apache Indian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Reggae
Steven Kapur, better known by the stage name Apache Indian, is a UK vocalist and reggae DJ. He is noted for a distinctive vocal style that is a fusion of Asian, West Indian and English cultural ...more
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Armoured Angel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Death metal
Armoured Angel was a Thrash/Death Metal band from Canberra, Australia. They were one of the earliest bands to play what later came to be known as death metal. The group was also responsible for ...more
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Art Porter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Smooth jazz, Jazz
Arthur Lee "Art" Porter, Jr. was an American jazz saxophonist. He was the son of jazz musician Art Porter, Sr., as well as the namesake of "The Art Porter Bill".
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Arthur Baker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Old-school hip hop, Electro, Electronic music
Arthur Baker is an American record producer and DJ best known for his work with hip hop artists like Afrika Bambaataa, Planet Patrol, and the British group New Order. Arthur Baker's songs are ...more
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Astrud Gilberto is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Brazilian jazz, Latin jazz, Bossa nova
Astrud Gilberto is a Brazilian samba and bossa nova singer. She is best known for her performance of the Grammy Award-winning song "The Girl from Ipanema".
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Atlanta Artists is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Atlanta Artists Rhythm and blues, Funk
Atlanta Artists was a sub-label of Mercury Records founded by Larry Blackmon of the group Cameo.
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AYA is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
AYA Rock music, Alternative rock
AYA is a Slovak rock band formed in the fall of 1992 in Žilina, Slovakia best known for the hits Malý princ, Baby kakavové, So mnou, Teším sa na teba, Lietaj, dýchaj, ...more
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Bagatelle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk music of Ireland
Bagatelle are an Irish rock band who first formed in August 1978. They are well known for their popular pop hits such as 'Second Violin', "Leeson Street Lady" and "Summer in ...more
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Barry White is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Rhythm and blues, Soul music
Barry White, was an American composer and singer-songwriter. A 3-time Grammy Award-winner known for his distinctive bass-baritone voice and romantic image, White's greatest success came in the ...more
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Beenie Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Ragga, Dancehall, Reggae
Anthony Moses Davis, better known by his stage name Beenie Man, is a Grammy award-winning Jamaican reggae artist. He is referred to as the world's "King of Dancehall".
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Billie Ray Martin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list PolyGram Complete Artist Roster
Vocal trance, Electro, House music
Billie Ray Martin is a West German singer-songwriter.