Bands/Musicians Checker Records Complete Artist Roster

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

List is made up of a variety of artists, including Bo Diddley and Memphis Minnie.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Checker Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (14 items)

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Abu Talib is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Abu Talib Rhythm and blues, Jazz Abu Talib was an African American blues and jazz guitarist, singer, and harmonica player.

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Bo Diddley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Bo Diddley Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music Ellas Otha Bates, known by his stage name Bo Diddley, was an American R&B and Chicago Blues vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and music producer. He was also known as The Originator because of ...more

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Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces Soul music Bobby Moore & the Rhythm Aces is an American soul group from Montgomery, Alabama.

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Buster Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Buster Brown Rhythm and blues, Blues Buster Brown was an American blues and R&B singer best known for his hit, "Fannie Mae".

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J.B. Lenoir is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
J.B. Lenoir Chicago blues, Blues J. B. Lenoir /ləˈnɔːr/ was an American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter, active in the 1950s and 1960s Chicago blues scene. Although his name is sometimes pronounced as French "L'n ...more

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Joe Hill Louis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Joe Hill Louis Memphis blues, Electric blues, Rock and roll Joe Hill Louis, born Lester Hill, was an American singer, guitarist, harmonica player and one-man band. He is significant, along with fellow Memphis bluesman Doctor Ross, as one of only a small ...more

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Kip Anderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Kip Anderson Southern soul, Soul blues, Rhythm and blues Kip Anderson was an American soul blues and R&B singer and songwriter. He is best known for his 1967 single, "A Knife and a Fork." He recorded for a plethora of record labels, ...more

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Koko Taylor is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Koko Taylor Chicago blues, Electric blues, Rhythm and blues Koko Taylor, sometimes spelled KoKo Taylor, was an American Chicago blues singer, those style also encompassed many genres including electric blues, rhythm and blues and blues and soul blues ...more

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Little Walter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Little Walter Chicago blues, Rock music, Rhythm and blues Little Walter, born Marion Walter Jacobs, was an American blues musician and singer, whose revolutionary approach to the harmonica earned him comparisons to Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix, for ...more

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Memphis Minnie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Memphis Minnie Blues Lizzie Douglas, known as Memphis Minnie, was a blues guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter whose recording career lasted from the 1920s to the 1950s. She recorded around 200 songs, some of the ...more

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Sonny Boy Williamson II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Sonny Boy Williamson II Harmonica blues, Gospel music, Blues Alex or Aleck Miller, known later in his career as Sonny Boy Williamson, was an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter. He was an early and influential amplified-blues harp ...more

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Tammi Terrell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Tammi Terrell Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music Tammi Terrell was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. Terrell's career ...more

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The Staple Singers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
The Staple Singers Girl group, Pop music, Rhythm and blues The Staple Singers were an American gospel, soul and R&B singing group. Roebuck "Pops" Staples, the patriarch of the family, formed the group with his children Cleotha, Pervis, ...more

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Willie Dixon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Checker Records Complete Artist Roster
Willie Dixon Jump blues, Chicago blues, Rock music William James "Willie" Dixon was an American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer. A Grammy Award winner who was proficient on both the upright bass and ...more