Top Artists from USA (New York)


1 The Velvet Underground
2 Talking Heads
3 Public Enemy
4 Jay-Z
5 Beastie Boys
6 Lou Reed
7 LCD Soundsystem
8 Sonic Youth
9 Simon and Garfunkel
10 Ramones
11 Steely Dan
12 Blondie
13 The Strokes
14 Vampire Weekend
15 The National
16 Run-D.M.C.
17 Thelonious Monk
18 Yeah Yeah Yeahs
19 Television
20 A Tribe Called Quest
21 De La Soul
22 TV on the Radio
23 Chic
24 Grizzly Bear
25 The Notorious B.I.G.
26 Interpol
27 The Drifters
28 Carole King
29 Eric B. & Rakim
30 The Ronettes
31 Ella Fitzgerald
32 Derek and The Dominos
33 Wu-Tang Clan
34 Suicide
35 Sonny Rollins
36 Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five
37 New York Dolls
38 LL Cool J
39 Fiona Apple
40 Dion
41 Swans
42 Nas
43 Moby
44 Fugees
45 2Pac
46 Dirty Projectors
47 Kiss
48 The Rapture
49 The Crystals
50 The Shangri-La's
51 Mercury Rev
52 Ghostface Killah
53 Cyndi Lauper
54 Billy Joel
55 Lana Del Rey
56 Blue Öyster Cult
57 Harry Nilsson
58 The Hold Steady
59 Boogie Down Productions
60 Mary J. Blige
61 The Lovin' Spoonful
62 Kelis
63 Afrika Bambaataa & The Soulsonic Force
64 Battles
65 Aaliyah
66 The Walkmen
67 Mos Def
68 Hercules and Love Affair
69 Alicia Keys
70 Raekwon
71 Bad Brains
72 Lady Gaga
73 Mahavishnu Orchestra
74 The Rascals
75 Deee-Lite
76 Beirut
77 Laura Nyro
78 Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers
79 Bud Powell
80 Weather Report
81 Fats Waller
82 Artie Shaw
83 Liars
84 Blood, Sweat & Tears
85 Gang Starr
86 Don McLean
87 Scissor Sisters
88 Bobby Darin
89 50 Cent
90 Suzanne Vega
91 Cecil Taylor
92 Sugar
93 Jungle Brothers
94 Nicki Minaj
95 Salt 'n' Pepa
96 Yeasayer
97 Mink DeVille
98 Living Colour
99 Gang Gang Dance
100 Ol' Dirty Bastard
101 Sleigh Bells
102 The Antlers
103 Phil Spector
104 The Chiffons
105 Mobb Deep
106 Rick James
107 The Heartbreakers
108 Tom Tom Club
109 David Byrne
110 They Might Be Giants
111 John Zorn
112 Cameo
113 Stray Cats
114 Joan Baez
115 Method Man
116 El-P
117 Parquet Courts
118 Steve Reich
119 EPMD
120 Busta Rhymes
121 GZA/Genius
122 Melle Mel
123 Le Tigre
124 Cannibal Ox
125 The Last Poets
126 Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth
127 The Left Banke
128 The Weavers
129 Carly Simon
130 Ted Leo
131 George Gershwin
132 Dr. Octagon
133 The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
134 Tito Puente
135 The Chords
136 Mariah Carey
137 Silver Apples
138 Lena Horne
139 Azealia Banks
140 Ultramagnetic MCs
141 Harry Belafonte
142 Autre Ne Veut
143 Christina Aguilera
144 Kurtis Blow
145 Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock
146 Duane Eddy
147 Anthrax
148 Peter, Paul and Mary
149 Tony Bennett
150 Lambert, Hendricks and Ross
151 James Chance & The Contortions
152 Kid Creole and The Coconuts
153 Nicolas Jaar
154 Liquid Liquid
155 Terence Trent D'Arby
156 The Chantels
157 Maxwell
158 Billy Ward & The Dominoes
159 Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
160 Biz Markie
161 Funky Four Plus One
162 The Ink Spots
163 Foreigner
164 Shannon
165 The Cadillacs
166 Fischerspooner
167 Q-Tip
168 The Fiery Furnaces
169 Metro Area
170 Little Anthony and The Imperials
171 Mickey and Sylvia
172 Indeep
173 A$AP Rocky
174 Joey Beltram
175 The Crows
176 Blonde Redhead
177 Barbra Streisand
178 Angelo Badalamenti
179 Armand Van Helden
180 Mountain
181 Eddie Cantor
182 Helmet
183 Cults
184 The Books
185 Jackie McLean
186 Talib Kweli
187 Black Star
188 Ben Selvin
189 The Bucketheads
190 Black Sheep
191 Ani DiFranco
192 Frankie Knuckles
193 Bob Mould
194 Robin S.
195 Willie Colón
196 MF Doom
197 Big Daddy Kane
198 Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band
199 Stetsasonic
200 The Elegants
201 The Archies
202 The Drums
203 Sophie B. Hawkins
204 The dB's
205 Jim Carroll
206 Jeru the Damaja
207 Joe Satriani
208 Pete Seeger
209 DMX
210 The Dictators
211 The Roches
212 Double Dee & Steinski
213 M.O.P.
214 Darkside
215 Craig Mack
216 The Jive Five
217 Company Flow
218 Melanie
219 Audio Two
220 Fleshtones
221 Fanny Brice
222 The Men
223 Newcleus
224 Puff Daddy
225 The Village People
226 ESG
227 Benny Carter
228 Neil Diamond
229 Codeine
230 10,000 Maniacs
231 K-Rob Vs. Rammelzee
232 Sonny Sharrock
233 Broken Bells
234 The Wallflowers
235 Mantronix
236 Wynton Kelly
237 Ram Jam
238 The Moldy Peaches
239 Pharoahe Monch
240 Tweet
241 Big Punisher
242 Positive K
243 The Harptones
244 JVC Force
245 Pat Benatar
246 The Lounge Lizards
247 Doris Troy
248 SWV
249 Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam with Full Force
250 The Capris
251 Fearless Four
252 Helen Kane
253 Time Zone
254 Evelyn "Champagne" King
255 Shep and The Limelites
256 U.T.F.O.
257 Fun Lovin' Criminals
258 The Passions [UK]
259 Radio 4
260 Handsome Boy Modeling School
261 Spoonie Gee
262 Julian Casablancas
263 The Tokens
264 Stories
265 Wreckx N' Effect
266 Santo and Johnny
267 Ethel Merman
268 Lydia Lunch
269 Don & Juan
270 Strafe
271 Alan Vega
272 Vanilla Fudge
273 The Regents
274 Lumidee
275 Johnny Rivers
276 The Real Roxanne
277 The Juan MacLean
278 Lil Mama
279 Janis Ian
280 Johnny Thunders
281 Loudon Wainwright III
282 Noreaga
283 Johnny Mandel
284 Lil' Kim
285 Fabolous
286 Luscious Jackson
287 Arlo Guthrie
288 C+C Music Factory
289 The Rockin' Rebels
290 The American Quartet
291 Marcy Playground
292 Dead Prez
293 Machine
294 Goo Goo Dolls
295 Soul Coughing
296 Aaron Copland
297 The Crests
298 The Fugs
299 Jackson C. Frank
300 Everlast
301 Adam Green
302 Luther Vandross
303 Spin Doctors
304 Michael Penn
305 The Bravery
306 Roxanne Shanté
307 The Bell Notes
308 Bobby McFerrin
309 The Danleers
310 Irene Cara
311 Coati Mundi
312 Spacehog
313 Aesop Rock
314 Tom Browne
315 A$AP Ferg
316 The Bobbettes
317 Whodini
318 Laura Branigan
319 Harry Chapin
320 Ashford and Simpson
321 KRS-One
322 Ma$e
323 The Mello-Kings
324 Neil Sedaka
325 Twisted Sister
326 The Persuaders
327 Martin Denny
328 Das Racist
329 T La Rock & Jazzy Jay
330 Treacherous Three
331 3rd Bass
332 The Mystics
333 Zebra Katz
334 Dawn
335 Gregory Abbott
336 Perfect Pussy
337 Onyx
338 Bush Tetras
339 Junior M.A.F.I.A.
340 Nitro DeLuxe
Artists bubbling under:

Archie Bleyer
B-Rock & The Bizz
Balam Acab
Barry Manilow
Bernard Herrmann
Black Dice
Black Moon
Bobby Shmurda
Boogie Boys
Brand Nubian
Brian Hyland
Buchanan and Goodman
Buddy Rich
Cam'ron
Canibus
Carmen McRae
Cibo Matto
Crash Crew
Cromagnon
DIIV
DM Stith
David Johansen
Debbie Gibson
Defunkt
Department of Eagles
Dimples D.
Don Byron
Dream Theater
Duck Sauce
Dyke and The Blazers
Eamon
Earl Bostic
Elliott Murphy
Elvis Perkins
Eric Andersen
FannyPack
Frankie Rose
Friends
Garland Jeffreys
Gerry Mulligan
Grover Washington Jr.
Guy
Hashim
Heavy D & The Boys
Helen Forrest
Henry Gross
Herbie Mann
High Places
Hugo Montenegro
India
J. Walter Negro and the Loose Jointz
Jadakiss
Jay Ungar
Jay and The Americans
Jerry Jeff Walker
John Williams
Johnnie and Joe
Joyce Sims
Ka
Kai Winding
Keith Sweat
Klezmatics
Kool G Rap & DJ Polo
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra
Le1f
Loose Joints
Lou Gramm
Luna
MC Lyte
Main Source
Marc Anthony
Maria Muldaur
Mark Murphy
Marley Marl
Material
Mitch Miller
Monyaka
Mr Twin Sister
Nada Surf
Nellie McKay
Nina Sky
Nino Tempo and April Stevens
Odyssey
Oneida
Oran 'Juice' Jones
Organized Konfusion
Orleans
Peech Boys
Pharmakon
Phase II
Prince Paul
Princess Superstar
Randy Weston
Ratatat
Raze
Reflection Eternal
Richard & Mimi Fariña
Richie Havens
Roger Sanchez
Ronnie Dyson
Sammy Davis Jr.
Shalamar
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
Shelly Manne
Shinehead
Shirley Ellis
Son of Bazerk
Spank Rock
Steam
Steve Gunn
Steve Lacy
Steve Lawrence
Sweet Tee & DJ Jazzy Joyce
Sylvia
Taking Back Sunday
Tanlines
Tanya Winley
Tashan
Telepathe
Terror Squad
The Belmonts
The Channels
The Chips
The Cleftones
The Cookies
The DFA
The Dubs
The Essex Green
The Eternals
The Excellents
The Exciters
The Fat Boys
The Heartbeats
The Holy Modal Rounders
The Impalas
The Kalin Twins
The Original Broadway Cast
The Passions [USA]
The Peerless Quartet
The Persuasions
The Rays
The Rentals
The Revolutionary Ensemble
The Schoolboys
The Soul Brothers Six
The Stop the Violence Movement
The Strangeloves
The Virgins
The World Famous Supreme Team
The Wrens (I)
Type O Negative
Vic Damone
Viktor Vaughn
Vivian Girls
Wheatus
White Zombie
Willows
Willy DeVille
Willy Mason
Wiseblood