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Sire Records Complete Artist Roster

Updated June 14, 2019 7.7k views221 items

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

This list is made up of a variety of artists, including Madonna and Mandy Moore.

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

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    Body Count

    Crossover thrash, Nu metal

    AlbumsBody Count, Violent Demise: The Last Days, Born Dead, Murder 4 Hire, Manslaughter

    Body Count may refer to: Body count, the total number of people killed in a particular event...  more

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    #158 of 392 The Greatest Heavy Metal Bands Of All Time#16 of 92 The Best Black Rock Bands

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    Boney M.

    Disco, Pop music

    AlbumsThe 20 Greatest Christmas Songs, Christmas Time, Christmas Album, Christmas with Boney M., Christmas With Boney M

    Boney M. is a Euro-Caribbean vocal group created by German record producer Frank Farian. Originally based in West Germany, the four original members of the group's official line-up were Liz Mitchell...  more
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    Book of Love

    Synthpop, New Wave

    AlbumsBook of Love, Candy Carol, Lullaby, Love Bubble, Boy Pop

    Book of Love is an American synthpop and electronic band, formed in 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and later based out of New York City. Led by vocalist Susan Ottaviano, the band also includes...  more

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    #99 of 320 The Best New Wave Bands#81 of 98 The Best Industrial Rock Bands

  • 29


    Indie pop

    AlbumsBradford, Shouting Quietly

    Bradford were an indie band from Blackburn, Lancashire, England. The band is best known for being liked by Morrissey, who proclaimed them heirs to the Smiths throne....  more
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    Brian Wilson

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsSMiLE, What I Really Want for Christmas, Orange Crate Art, That Lucky Old Sun, Brian Wilson

    Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who co-founded the Beach Boys. After signing with Capitol Records in 1962, Wilson wrote or...  more

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    The True Story Behind The Film 'Love And Mercy'#51 of 298 The Best Frontmen in Rock

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    Brody Dalle

    Garage rock, Alternative rock

    AlbumsDiploid Love, Meet the Foetus / Oh the Joy

    Brody Dalle (born Bree Joanna Alice Robinson; 1 January 1979) is an Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist. Dalle began playing music in her adolescence, and moved to Los Angeles, California at...  more

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    #926 of 1,728 The Best Rock Bands Of All Time#136 of 151 The Best Female Rock Singers

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    C. J. Ramone

    Heavy metal, Punk rock
    Christopher Joseph Ward (born October 8, 1965), better known as C. J. Ramone, is an American musician best known for working as the bassist, backing and occasional lead vocalist of the punk rock...  more
  • 33


    Synthpop, New Wave

    AlbumsDiamonds & Emeralds

    Care were a new wave band formed by Paul Simpson and Ian Broudie in 1983 in Liverpool, England. Care was created after the split of The Wild Swans when singer Paul Simpson came together with...  more
  • 34


    Hip hop music, Downtempo

    AlbumsPersonal Conversation, Case, Open Letter, The Rose Experience, Here

    Case Woodard (born October 4, 1975), known mononymously as Case, is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. A two-time Grammy Award nominee, he is best known for his late 1990s hits...  more
  • 35

    Charlie Rich

    Blue-eyed soul, Country pop

    AlbumsSet Me Free, Behind Closed Doors, Fully Realized, The Very Best of Charlie Rich, The Masters

    Charles Allan Rich (December 14, 1932 – July 25, 1995) was an American country music singer, songwriter, and musician. His eclectic style of music was often difficult to classify, encompassing the...  more

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    #77 of 215 The Greatest Classic Country & Western Artists Of All-Time#216 of 291 The Top Country Artists of All Time

  • 36


    Rock music, Pop rock

    AlbumsRockerbox, The Collectors, Chilliwack, Wanna Be a Star, Opus X

    Chilliwack are a Canadian rock band that had their heyday during the 1970s and 1980s. They are perhaps best remembered for their five biggest songs "My Girl", "I Believe", "Whatcha Gonna Do", "Fly At...  more
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    Chris Mars

    Alternative rock

    AlbumsHorseshoes and Hand Grenades, Tenterhooks, 75% Less Fat, Anonymous Botch

    Chris Mars (born April 26, 1961) is an American painter and musician. He was the drummer for the seminal Minneapolis alternative-rock band The Replacements from 1979 to 1990, and then he joined the...  more
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    Chrissie Hynde

    New Wave, Rock music

    AlbumsKid 2000, Straight Ahead, Love Can Build a Bridge, Stockholm

    Christine Ellen Hynde (born September 7, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. She is a founding member and the guitarist, lead vocalist, and primary songwriter of the rock band The...  more

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    #208 of 272 The Sexiest Musical Artists of All Time#59 of 159 The Best Solo Artists Who Used to Front a Band

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    Christine McVie

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsIn the Meantime, Christine McVie, Christine Perfect, Albatross, The Complete Blue Horizon Sessions

    Christine Anne Perfect (born 12 July 1943), known professionally as Christine McVie following her marriage to John McVie, is an English singer, songwriter and keyboardist, best known as one of the...  more

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    #84 of 489 The Best Rock Vocalists#100 of 649 The Best Singers Of All Time

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    Craig David

    Hip hop music, Bassline

    AlbumsGreatest Hits, Fill Me In, All the Way, Slicker Than Your Average, Born to Do It

    Craig Ashley David (born 5 May 1981) is an English singer, songwriter, rapper, DJ and record producer who rose to fame in 1999, featuring on the single "Re-Rewind" by Artful Dodger. David's debut...  more

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    #129 of 305 The Best Electronic Bands & Artists#454 of 464 The Greatest Pop Groups & Artists of All Time

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    Craig Owens

    Pop punk, Emo

    AlbumsΜε την αγάπη (With Love)

    Craigery "Craig" Owens (born August 26, 1984) is an American musician best known as the former lead vocalist of Chiodos. He has also had an involvement in various projects such as badXchannels,...  more
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    Cute Is What We Aim For

    Pop punk, Rock music

    AlbumsThe Same Old Blood Rush With a New Touch, Rotation

    Cute Is What We Aim For is a rock band from Buffalo, New York. The band formed in 2005, and since have released two albums: The Same Old Blood Rush with a New Touch and Rotation. The band was...  more
  • 43


    Alternative rock, Progressive rock

    AlbumsD.R.U.G.S., If You Think This Song Is About You, It Probably Is

    Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows was an American post-hardcore supergroup, formed in 2010. They released their debut self-titled album on February 22, 2011....  more
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    Ballad, Synthpop

    AlbumsWorld, D:Ream On, Volume 1, In Memory Of..., Gods In the Making (Remixes)

    D:Ream is a Northern Irish pop rock and dance group. They had a UK Number One hit with "Things Can Only Get Better" in 1994 as well as eight more top 40 hits. They released two albums, both of which...  more
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    Damian O'Néill

    Punk rock
    Stephen Damian O'Neill (born 15 January 1961) is the lead guitarist in the pop-punk band, The Undertones. He joined the band following the departure of his older brother, Vincent, in 1976, and...  more
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    Dangerous Muse

    Synthpop, Electronic music

    AlbumsThe Rejection Remixes, Everyday Is Halloween Remixes, Give Me Danger EP, I Want It All, The Rejection EP

    Dangerous Muse is an American electronic rock project based in New York City, led by songwriter and vocalist, Mike Furey....  more
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    Danielle Dax

    Experimental music

    AlbumsPop-Eyes, Inky Bloaters, Blast the Human Flower, The Chemical Wedding, Where the Flies Are

    Danielle Dax (born 23 September 1958) is an English experimental musician and producer most active from the late-1970s to the mid-1990s. She was born in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England....  more
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    AlbumsAccumulator, Elegant Machinery, 2-Time, Living Inside Me, Fallout

    DATA was an electronic music band created in the late 1970s by Georg Kajanus, creator of such bands as Eclection, Sailor and Noir (with Tim Dry of the robotic/music duo Tik and Tok). After the...  more
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    David Byrne

    New Wave, Worldbeat

    AlbumsStrange Mercy, Rei Momo, Love This Giant, My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, Big Love: Hymnal

    David Byrne (; born 14 May 1952) is a Scottish-American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, artist, actor, writer and filmmaker who was a founding member, principal songwriter and lead...  more

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    The Best David Byrne Albums of All Time#31 of 230 The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters

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    David Rudder

    Calypso music, Soca music

    AlbumsThe Gilded Collection 1986 - 1989, Beloved, Zero, eclectica, 1990

    David Michael Rudder (born 6 May 1953) is a Trinidadian calypsonian, known to be one of the most successful calypsonians of all time. He performed as lead singer for the brass band Charlie’s Roots....  more