Bands/Musicians Studio One Complete Artist Roster

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

The list you're viewing is made up of artists like Bob Marley & The Wailers and Burning Spear.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Studio One artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (30 items)

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Alton Ellis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Alton Nehemiah Ellis OD was a Jamaican vocalist. One of the innovators of rocksteady who was given the informal title "Godfather of Rocksteady". In 2006, he was inducted into the ...more

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Bob Marley & The Wailers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Bob Marley and the Wailers were a Jamaican reggae and ska band created by Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer. The band formed when self-taught musician Hubert Winston McIntosh met Neville ...more

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Burning Spear is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Dub Winston Rodney OD, better known by the stage name Burning Spear, is a Jamaican roots reggae singer and musician. Burning Spear is a Rastafarian and one of the most influential and long-standing ...more

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Cedric IM Brooks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae Cedric "Im" Brooks was a Jamaican saxophonist and flautist known for his solo recordings and as a member of The Mystic Revelation of Rastafari, The Sound Dimensions, The Light of Saba, ...more

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Cornell Campbell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Cornel Campbell aka Don Cornel or Don Gorgon is a reggae singer, best known for his trademark falsetto voice, and his recordings at Studio One in the late 1960s and his later work with Bunny Lee ...more

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Coxsone Dodd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Clement Seymour "Sir Coxsone" Dodd CD was a Jamaican record producer who was influential in the development of ska and reggae in the 1950s, 1960s and beyond. He received his nickname ...more

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Cynthia Richards is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Cynthia Richards is a Jamaican singer whose career began in the 1960s.

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Dawn Penn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Dancehall, Reggae, Rocksteady Dawn Penn is a Jamaican reggae singer.

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Dennis Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Lovers rock Dennis Emmanuel Brown CD was a Jamaican reggae singer. During his prolific career, which began in the late 1960s when he was aged eleven, he recorded more than 75 albums and was one of the major ...more

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Ernest Ranglin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Ernest Ranglin OD is a Jamaican guitarist and composer who established his career while working as a session guitarist and music director for various Jamaican record labels including Studio One ...more

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Freddie McGregor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Freddie McGregor has been variously a singer, musician and producer. His music career began when he was seven years old.

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George Faith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Lovers rock Earl George Lawrence, also known as George Faith, Earl George, and George Earl, was a Jamaican reggae singer best known for his work in the 1970s with producers such as Lee "Scratch" ...more

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Jackie Mittoo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Jackie Mittoo was a Jamaican keyboardist, songwriter and musical director. He was a member of The Skatalites and musical director of the Studio One record label.

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Larry Marshall is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Larry Marshall is a reggae singer, who has recorded both as a solo artist and as part of the duos Larry & Alvin and Larry & Enid.

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Lennie Hibbert is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Lennie Hibbert Reggae, Jazz Lennie Hibbert OD was a Jamaican musician who was bandmaster at the Alpha Cottage School, and also a vibraphone virtuoso, recording two albums for Studio One.

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Leroy Sibbles is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae Leroy Sibbles is a Jamaican-Canadian reggae musician and producer. He was the lead singer for The Heptones in the 1960s and 1970s. In addition to his work with The Heptones, Sibbles was a ...more

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Lloyd Knibb is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Lloyd Knibb OD was a Jamaican drummer who is primarily known for his contribution to the development of the rhythm of the Ska era. He played for The Skatalites, and for Tommy McCook & The ...more

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Mr. Review is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae Mr. Review is a Dutch ska revival band, formed by Roel Ording and Arne Visser in 1983 in Amsterdam. They were active from 1983 to 1998, when the band officially dissolved. Three years later the ...more

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Myrna Hague is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Myrna Hague Jazz, Lovers rock Myrna Hague, known as "Jamaica's First Lady of Jazz", is a Jamaican lovers rock and jazz singer and actress, who recorded for Coxsone Dodd's Studio One.

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Owen Gray is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Blue Beat, Ska, Reggae Owen Gray also known as Owen Grey is one of Jamaica's 'Foundation' singers whose work spans the R&B, ska, rocksteady, and reggae eras of Jamaican music, and he has been credited as Jamaica's ...more

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The African Brothers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
The African Brothers Reggae The African Brothers were a Jamaican reggae vocal trio formed by three Kingston teenagers - Lincoln "Sugar" Minott, Winston "Tony Tuff" Morris, and Derrick

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The Cables is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Rocksteady The Cables are a Jamaican rocksteady/reggae vocal trio led by Keble Drummond, who recorded for Studio One in the late 1960s.

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The Clarendonians is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady The Clarendonians are a ska and rocksteady vocal group from Jamaica, active initially from the mid to late 1960s. They reformed in the 1990s and continue to perform live.

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The Gaylads is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
The Gaylads The Gaylads are a Jamaican vocal group. They were one of the top rocksteady vocal groups active in Jamaica between 1963 and 1973.

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The Silvertones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady The Silvertones were a Jamaican reggae harmony group formed in 1964, best known for their recordings for Lee "Scratch" Perry in the early 1970s.

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The Skatalites is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady The Skatalites are a ska band from Jamaica. They played initially between 1963 and 1965, and recorded many of their best known songs in the period, including "Guns of Navarone." They ...more

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The Viceroys is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Rocksteady The Viceroys, also known as The Voiceroys, The Interns, The Inturns, The Brothers, and The Hot Tops, are a reggae vocal group who first recorded in 1967. After releasing several albums in the ...more

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The Wailing Souls is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
The Wailing Souls Reggae The Wailing Souls are a Jamaican reggae vocal group whose origins date back to the 1960s. The group has undergone several line-up changes over the years with Winston "Pipe" Matthews ...more

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Willi Williams is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Dub Willi Williams is a Jamaican reggae and dub musician and producer. He is known as the "Armagideon Man" after his hit, "Armagideon Time", first recorded in 1977 at Studio One ...more

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Winston Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Studio One Complete Artist Roster
Reggae, Rocksteady Winston Jarrett is a Jamaican reggae singer who was part of Alton Ellis's group The Flames in the 1960s before recording with The Righteous Flames and as a solo artist.