Bands/Musicians Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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Affinity is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz fusion Affinity were an English jazz-rock fusion band, active from mid-1968 to January 1972.

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Agitation Free is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Krautrock, Space rock, Experimental rock Agitation Free was a German experimental krautrock band, formed in 1967 by Michael "Fame" Günther, Lutz "Lüül" Ulbrich, Lutz Ludwig Kramer and Christopher ...more

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Alan Clark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Folk rock, Rock and roll Alan Clark is an English musician who was the first and main keyboardist for the rock band Dire Straits.

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Alan Price is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music Alan Price is an English musician, best known as the original keyboardist for the British band The Animals and for his subsequent solo work. Price was educated at Jarrow Grammar School, South ...more

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Alex Harvey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Rock and roll, Glam rock Alex Harvey is a songwriter.

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All About Eve is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Shoegazing, Gothic rock, Folk rock All About Eve were a British rock/pop band. The creative core consisted of the Coventry-born Julianne Regan and the Huddersfield-born Andy Cousin, with other members changing over the years. ...more

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Amy Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk music Amy Macdonald is a Scottish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and recording artist. She has sold over 9 million records worldwide. Macdonald released her debut album This Is the Life in 2007. The ...more

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Anthony Phillips is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Progressive rock Anthony Edwin "Ant" Phillips is an English multi instrumentalist, first known as a founding member of the band Genesis. He played guitar and sang backing vocals until leaving in 1970, ...more

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Aphrodite's Child is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock Aphrodite's Child was a Greek progressive rock band formed in 1967, by Vangelis Papathanassiou, Demis Roussos, Loukas Sideras, and Anargyros "Silver" Koulouris.

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Black Sabbath is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Doom metal, Blues-rock, Power metal Black Sabbath are an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968, by guitarist and main songwriter Tony Iommi, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler, singer Ozzy Osbourne, and drummer Bill ...more

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Bobby Tench is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Rock music, Electric blues Robert Tench also known as Bob Tench, Bobby Tench and Bobby Gass is a British vocalist and guitarist. He is best known for working with Freddie King, Jeff Beck, and Van Morrison, also as a ...more

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Boy Kill Boy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie pop, Britpop, Alternative rock Boy Kill Boy were an English rock band based in Leytonstone, East London. Perhaps Best known for their highest charting single "Suzie", the band produced two studio albums and six ...more

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Brandon Flowers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, Heartland rock Brandon Richard Flowers is an American musician, singer, songwriter and lyricist. He is a principal songwriter and lead singer of the Las Vegas-based rock band the Killers. Due to his prolific ...more

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Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Heavy metal, Acid rock, Progressive rock Buffalo were an Australian rock band formed in August 1971 by founding mainstay Dave Tice on lead vocals. Fellow founders, also from Head, were Paul Balbi on drums, John Baxter on guitar, and ...more

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Catapilla is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Jazz, Progressive rock Catapilla was an English progressive rock band active in the late 1960s to early 1970s. They released two albums on the major record label Vertigo Records.

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Chase & Status is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Dubstep, Oldschool jungle Chase & Status are an English electronic music production duo composed of Saul Milton and Will Kennard. In addition, MC Rage & Andy Gangadeen also make up the live band. The duo are from ...more

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Chris White is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Celtic rock, Rock music, Country Chris White is an English jazz/rock saxophonist who toured with Dire Straits from 1985–1995, and who has played with many bands and artists, including Robbie Williams, Paul McCartney, Chris De ...more

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Cold War Kids is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Blues-rock, Soul music, Punk rock Cold War Kids is an American indie rock band from Long Beach, California. Band members are Nathan Willett, Dann Gallucci, Matt Maust, Joe Plummer and Matthew Schwartz. Jonnie Russell and Matt ...more

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Colosseum is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Jazz fusion, Jazz Colosseum were a pioneering English progressive jazz-rock band, mixing progressive rock and jazz-based improvisation.

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Dale Griffin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Glam rock, Hard rock Terence Dale "Buffin" Griffin is an English drummer and founder member of 1970s rock band, Mott the Hoople. Born in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, Griffin attended Ross-on-Wye Grammar ...more

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Daniel John Montagu Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Indie rock, Blues

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Danny Cummings is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Celtic rock, Rock music, Latin American music Danny Cummings is an English percussionist and drummer from Sheffield.

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Davey Johnstone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Folk music David William Logan "Davey" Johnstone, is a Scottish rock guitarist and vocalist, best known for his work with Elton John.

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Def Leppard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Def Leppard are an English rock band formed in 1977 in Sheffield as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. Since 1992, the band has consisted of Rick Savage, Joe Elliott, Rick ...more

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Dio is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Vertigo Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Power metal, Heavy metal Dio was an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 and led by vocalist Ronnie James Dio, after he left Black Sabbath with intentions to form a new band with fellow former Black Sabbath member, ...more