Bands/Musicians Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster

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

List artists include Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley & The Wailers and more.

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Alton Ellis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Alton Ellis 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 Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Bob Marley & The Wailers 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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Bruce Ruffin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Bruce Ruffin Pop music, Reggae, Rocksteady Bruce Ruffin is a rocksteady and reggae artist.

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Charlie Chaplin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Charlie Chaplin Sir Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin, KBE was an English comic actor and filmmaker who rose to fame in the silent film era. Chaplin became a worldwide icon through his screen persona ...more

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Clement Bushay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Clement Bushay Reggae, Lovers rock Clement "Clem" Bushay is a United Kingdom-based reggae producer who also ran the Bushays record label.

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Cornell Campbell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Cornell Campbell 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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Count Prince Miller is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Count Prince Miller Reggae Count Prince Miller is a Jamaican-born, British-based actor and musician.

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Cynthia Richards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Cynthia Richards Cynthia Richards is a Jamaican singer whose career began in the 1960s.

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Dandy Livingstone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Dandy Livingstone Reggae Dandy Livingstone is a Jamaican reggae musician and producer, best known for his 1972 hit, "Suzanne Beware of the Devil", and for his song, "Rudy, A Message to You", which ...more

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David Isaacs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
David Isaacs Reggae David Isaacs was a Jamaican reggae singer who worked with Lee "Scratch" Perry in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and went on to release several albums between the mid-1970s and early

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Dennis Brown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Dennis Brown 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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Derrick Harriott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Derrick Harriott Blue Beat, Reggae Derrick Harriott is a singer and record producer. He was a member of the Jiving Juniors before embarking on a solo career. He has produced recordings by Big Youth, Chariot Riders, The Chosen ...more

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Desmond Dekker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Desmond Dekker Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Desmond Dekker was a Jamaican ska, rocksteady and reggae singer-songwriter and musician. Together with his backing group the Aces, he had one of the earliest international reggae hits with ...more

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Fabulous Five Inc. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Fabulous Five Inc. Reggae, Soca music, Roots reggae The Fabulous Five Inc. are a reggae and soca band formed in Jamaica in 1970. Over a 40-year career they have released nineteen albums, had numerous chart hits including a Number 1 in Jamaica, ...more

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Honey Boy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Honey Boy Reggae, Lovers rock Keith Williams, better known as Honey Boy, is a Jamaican reggae singer best known for his recordings in the 1970s who is regarded as one of the pioneers of lovers rock.

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Inner Circle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Inner Circle Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Reggae Inner Circle are a Jamaican reggae group. The group was originally called The Inner Circle Band and formed in 1968. The band achieved major success in the 1970s with Jacob Miller as their lead ...more

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Jimmy Cliff is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Jimmy Cliff Ska, Reggae Jimmy Cliff, OM is a Jamaican ska & reggae musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and actor. He is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be ...more

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Jimmy London is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Jimmy London Reggae Jimmy London is a reggae singer who first recorded in the late 1960s, and achieved chart success both in Jamaica and the United Kingdom in the early and mid-1970s.

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Junior Byles is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Junior Byles Reggae, Rocksteady Kerrie Byles, also known as "Junior Byles", "Chubby", or "King Chubby", is a Jamaican reggae singer.

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Junior English is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Junior English Reggae Junior English is a Jamaican-born reggae singer who began his career in the early 1960s before relocating to England.

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Ken Boothe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Ken Boothe Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Ken Boothe OD is a Jamaican vocalist known for his distinctive vibrato and timbre. Boothe achieved an international reputation as one of Jamaica's finest vocalists through a series of crossover ...more

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Leroy Sibbles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Leroy Sibbles 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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Linval Thompson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Linval Thompson Reggae, Dub Linval Thompson is a Jamaican reggae and dub musician and record producer.

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Lorna Bennett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Lorna Bennett Reggae Lorna Bennett is a reggae singer who twice topped the Jamaican singles chart in the early 1970s, and who is best remembered for her reggae version of "Breakfast in Bed".

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Matumbi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Matumbi Reggae Matumbi were one of the top British reggae bands of the 1970s and early 1980s, and are best known as the first successful band of guitarist and record producer Dennis Bovell.

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Millie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Millie Blue Beat, Ska, Reggae Millicent Dolly May Small CD, better known professionally as Millie Small and also known simply as Millie, is a Jamaican singer-songwriter, best known for her 1964 cover version of "My Boy ...more

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Nicky Thomas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Nicky Thomas Reggae Nicky Thomas was a reggae singer who enjoyed considerable chart success in Jamaica and in the United Kingdom at the start of the 1970s.

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Owen Gray is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Owen Gray 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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Pama International is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Pama International Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Pama International is an eight-piece reggae band from the United Kingdom. They describe themselves as 'Dub Fuelled Ska Rocksteady & Reggae'. They often play with other ska, dub and reggae ...more

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Pluto Shervington is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Pluto Shervington Reggae Pluto Shervington, also known as Pluto, is a reggae musician, singer, engineer and producer.

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Ras Michael is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Ras Michael Reggae Michael George Henry, better known as Ras Michael, is a Jamaican reggae singer and Nyabinghi specialist. He also performs under the name of Dadawah.

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Ras Midas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Ras Midas Disco, Reggae Ras Midas is a reggae artist and member of the Rastafari movement most famous for his album Rastaman in Exile. At age 13, he moved to the United Kingdom. He began his career in music in 1968, ...more

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Roy Shirley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Roy Shirley Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Ainsworth Roy Rushton Shirley, better known simply as Roy Shirley, and also known as King Roy Shirley and The High Priest, was a Jamaican singer whose career spanned the ska, rocksteady and ...more

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Special Beat is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Special Beat 2 Tone Special Beat is a 2 Tone band founded by members of The Specials and The Beat in the early 1990s. The band toured England, Japan and North America, and released some live albums.

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Susan Cadogan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Susan Cadogan Reggae Susan Cadogan is a reggae singer best known for her hit records in the 1970s.

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Sydney Crooks is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Sydney Crooks Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Sydney Crooks, also known as Sidney Crooks, Sidney Roy, Luddy Pioneer, Luddy Crooks and now Norris Cole, is a Jamaican singer and record producer, and a member of The Pioneers since 1962.

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The Cimarons is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
The Cimarons Reggae The Cimarons were a UK reggae band formed in 1967. They were the UK's first self-contained indigenous reggae band.

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The Gaylads is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Trojan Records 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 Jamaicans is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
The Jamaicans Reggae The Jamaicans were a ska/rocksteady trio formed in Jamaica in 1967, consisting of members Tommy Cowan, Norris Weir and Martin Williams.

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Morwell Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Morwell Unlimited The Morwells aka Morwell Unlimited were a Jamaican reggae band formed in 1973 by Maurice Wellington and Eric "Bingy Bunny" Lamont. They disbanded in the early 1980s with members going ...more

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The Pioneers is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
The Pioneers Reggae, Soul music The Pioneers are a Jamaican reggae vocal trio, whose main period of success was in the 1960s. The trio has had different line-ups, and still occasionally performs.

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The Silvertones is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
The Silvertones 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 Uniques is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
The Uniques Reggae, Rocksteady The Uniques were a Jamaican rocksteady and reggae vocal group, formed in 1966 and active with varying line-ups until the late 1970s.

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The Viceroys is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
The Viceroys 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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Toots & the Maytals is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Toots & the Maytals Ska, Reggae, Rocksteady Toots and the Maytals, originally called The Maytals, are a Jamaican musical group and one of the best known ska and rock steady vocal groups. According to Allmusic, "The Maytals were key ...more

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Winston Grennan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Winston Grennan Ska, Rock music, Reggae Winston Grennan was a Jamaican drummer, famous for session work from 1962 to 1973 in Jamaica as well as later in New York City through the 1970s and 1980s.

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Winston Groovy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Winston Groovy Winston Tucker, better known as Winston Groovy, is a Jamaican reggae singer best known for his recordings between the late 1960s and 1980s.

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Zap Pow is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Trojan Records Complete Artist Roster
Zap Pow Reggae Zap Pow were a Jamaican reggae band, whose members have included guitarist Dwight Pinkney, singer Beres Hammond and trumpeter David Madden. They existed from 1969 to 1979.