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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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  • 1

    A House

    New Wave, Rock music

    AlbumsWide Eyed And Ignorant, I Am the Greatest, On Our Big Fat Merry-Go-Round, A House: Live in Concert, No More Apologies

    A House was an Irish band from the 1980s to the 1990s, recognized for the clever, "often bitter or irony laden lyrics of [frontman] Dave Couse ... bolstered by the [band's] seemingly effortless...  more
  • 2
    Acid Test was an alternative rock band formed in Toronto, Canada, in 1990. The band consisted of vocalist and bassist Lucy Di Santo, guitarist Steve Fall, keyboardist Atom Percy, drummer Jim Alty,...  more
  • 3

    Adam Gardner

    Alternative rock
    Adam Seth Gardner (born May 31, 1973) is an American guitarist and vocalist of the band Guster and a member of the Tufts University Beelzebubs. Gardner grew up outside Morristown, New Jersey, and...  more
  • 4

    Al Jourgensen

    Thrash metal, Synthpop

    AlbumsIt's Always Christmas Time, Alien Christmas

    Allen David Jourgensen (born Alejandro Ramírez Casas; October 9, 1958) is a Cuban-American singer-songwriter, musician and music producer. Closely related with the independent record label Wax Trax!...  more

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  • 5

    Alain Johannes

    Blues-rock, Indie


    Alain Johannes Mociulski (born May 2, 1962) is a Chilean-American multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, whose primary instruments are guitar and drums. He is a founding member of several bands,...  more
  • 6

    Alain Whyte

    Pop music, Rock music
    Alain Gordon Whyte (pronounced Alan) (born 3 July 1967) is an English musician, songwriter, composer and singer. He is best known for being Morrissey's main songwriting partner and guitarist between...  more
  • 7

    Andy Cox

    New Wave, Ska
    Andy Cox (born Andrew Cox, 25 January 1956) is a British guitarist born in Birmingham, who along with Dave Wakeling, founded The Beat in 1978.The Beat achieved eight Top 40 singles and three hit...  more
  • 8

    Annie Haslam

    Pop music, Folk music

    AlbumsAnnie Haslam, Still Life, Live Under Brazilian Skies, Annie in Wonderland, It Snows in Heaven Too

    Annie Haslam (born 8 June 1947 in Bolton, Lancashire, England) is an English vocalist, songwriter, and painter. She is best known as the lead singer of progressive rock band Renaissance since 1971,...  more
  • 9

    Aphex Twin

    Electronic, Techno

    AlbumsRichard D. James Album, Come to Daddy, Selected Ambient Works, Volume II, Classics

    Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by the stage name Aphex Twin, is an English musician. He is best known for his influential and idiosyncratic work in styles such as acid techno,...  more

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  • 10

    Armageddon Dildos

    Electro-industrial, Electronic body music

    AlbumsSpeed, Morgengrauen, Homicidal Dolls, 07 104, That's Armageddon

    Armageddon Dildos is a German electro-industrial-duo consisting of Uwe Kanka and Dirk Krause. The act was formed in 1988 in Kassel Germany, and the name comes from the slang term for intercontinental...  more
  • 11

    Armor for Sleep

    Pop punk, Rock music

    AlbumsWhat to Do When You Are Dead, Dream to Make Believe, Smile for Them, Things That Disappear, The Way Out Is Broken

    Armor for Sleep was an American rock band from New Jersey, formed in 2001. They disbanded in 2009. Their final lineup consisted of lead vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter Ben Jorgensen, lead...  more

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  • 12

    Aztec Camera

    Indie pop, New Wave

    AlbumsHigh Land Hard Rain, Dreamland, Love, Stray, Frestonia

    Aztec Camera were a Scottish pop/new wave band formed by Roddy Frame, the group's singer, songwriter, and only consistent member. Formed in 1980, Aztec Camera released a total of six albums: High...  more
  • 13


    Synthpop, New Wave

    AlbumsRemembrance Days: The Dead Good Years, The Platinum Collection, Volume 2: Radio Days, Forever Running, Nightmares in Wax

    B-Movie are a new wave band from Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, active in the first half of the 1980s. Their 1982 single "Nowhere Girl" became an international club hit, earning the band a...  more
  • 14

    Barenaked Ladies

    Rock music, Folk rock

    AlbumsGordon, Barenaked for the Holidays, Maybe You Should Drive, Disc One: All Their Greatest Hits (1991–2001), Everything to Everyone

    The Barenaked Ladies are a Canadian rock band, formed in 1988 in Scarborough, Ontario. The band quickly developed a cult following in Canada, with their self-titled 1991 cassette becoming the first...  more

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  • 15

    Bash & Pop

    Pop rock, Alternative rock

    AlbumsFriday Night Is Killing Me

    Bash & Pop was an American alternative rock group formed in 1992 by Tommy Stinson in Minneapolis, Minnesota, following the breakup of the Replacements. It released one album before breaking up in...  more
  • 16


    Dance-pop, House music

    AlbumsWho's in the House, Anywayawanna, Anywayawanna: The Best of The Beatmasters, Dunno What It Is (About You), Hey DJ (I Can't Dance to That Music You're Playing)

    The Beatmasters are a team of dance music songwriters, musicians and producers who were successful as artists in their own right in the UK in the late 1980s and early 1990s. They then went on to...  more
  • 17


    Jangle pop, Dream pop

    AlbumsKing, Star, Now They'll Sleep, Moon, Baby Silvertooth

    Belly was an alternative rock band formed in 1991 by former Throwing Muses members Tanya Donelly and Fred Abong. The band was based in Boston, Massachusetts, though all of the original members grew...  more

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    #53 of 74 The Best Bands Named After Body Parts#14 of 75 The Best Musical Artists From Rhode Island

  • 18

    Ben Jorgensen

    Pop punk, Emo
    Ben Jorgensen is an American musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the rock band Armor for Sleep....  more
  • 19

    Betty Boo

    Hip hop music, Dance-pop

    AlbumsBoomania, Grrr! It's Betty Boo, Doin' the Do: Best of Betty Boo, I'm on My Way, Let Me Take You There

    Alison Moira Clarkson (born 6 March 1970 in Kensington, London), better known as Betty Boo, is an English singer, songwriter and pop-rap artist. She first came to mainstream prominence in the late...  more


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  • 20

    Billie Ray Martin

    Vocal trance, Electro

    AlbumsDeadline for My Memories, 18 Carat Garbage, 18 Carat Garbage Demos, Persuasion, Four Ambient Tales

    Billie Ray Martin (born 1970) is a German singer-songwriter, known for her single "Your Loving Arms", which reached the Top 10 of both the UK Singles Chart (#6) and the Irish Singles Chart (#8) in...  more
  • 21

    Black Dog Productions

    Acid house, Electronic music

    AlbumsSilenced, Bytes, Liber Dogma, Black Dog Productions E.P., Parallel

    The Black Dog is a British electronic music group, founded by Ken Downie along with Ed Handley and Andy Turner. Regarded as legends by some, the group are pioneers who, along with acts like Autechre,...  more
  • 22


    Synthpop, New Wave

    AlbumsBelieve You Me, Mange Tout, Happy Families, Suitcase, I Can See It

    Blancmange () are an English synth-pop band formed in Harrow, London, in 1979. The band were a duo for most of their career, composed of Neil Arthur (vocals) and Stephen Luscombe (keyboards). They...  more

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    #88 of 320 The Best New Wave Bands#23 of 115 The Best New Romantic Bands/Artists

  • 23


    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop

    AlbumsBelow the Heavens: In Hell Happy With Your New Imaginary Friend..., The Piece Talks, Give Me My Flowers While I Can Smell Them, Johnson&Jonson, Good to Be Home

    Johnson Barnes III (born April 15, 1983), better known by his stage name Blu, is an American West Coast rapper from Los Angeles, California. He is best known for his group Blu & Exile and their debut...  more

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    #217 of 238 The Greatest Rappers Of All Time#166 of 194 The Best New School Rappers

  • 24

    Bo Hansson

    Rock music, Rock and roll

    AlbumsLord of the Rings, Music Inspired by Watership Down, Magician's Hat, Attic Thoughts

    Bo Hansson (10 April 1943 – 23 April 2010) was a Swedish musician best known for his four instrumental albums released in the 1970s....  more
  • 25

    Bob Jackson

    Rock music
    Robert Jackson (born 6 January 1949, Coventry, England) is an English rock musician most famous for being a member of Badfinger from 1974 to 1975 and 1981 to 1983, and of The Fortunes from 1995 to...  more