NEW YORK MUSIC AWARDS™
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ELIGIBLE NEW YORK ARTISTS & BANDS

ELIGIBLE NEW YORK MUSIC AWARDS ARTISTS & BANDS

(If there is a New York-born, New York-raised or New York-identified artist or band that is missing from this list, please email us here, and let us know. This list includes new artists, unsigned artists, established artists, and historic artists, potential Hall of Fame nominees. 

 

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A: A-Trak, A Great Big World, A Place to Bury Strangers, A Tribe Called Quest, Paula Abdul, Acid Dad, Acrylics, Aesop Rock, Agnostic Front, Christina Aguilera, Tatyana Ali, Hoodie Allen, Amy Allison, Mose Allison, Amazing Baby, Matty Amendola, American Authors, American Dollar, Laurie Anderson,  Lili Anel, Animal Collective, Anthrax, Antibalas, Antony & the Johnsons, Laurie Anderson, Antigone Rising, Apache Beat, the Antlers, Fiona Apple, Galia Arad,Louie Armstrong, A$AP Rocky, Nicole Atkins, Peggy Atwood, Au Revoir Simone, Autre Ne Veut, Ava Luna, Avan Lava
 
B: Susan Bach, Burt Bacharach, Joan Baez, Balkan Beat Box, Afrika Bambaata, Lloyd Banks, Ray Barretto, Josh Batstone, Battles, Bayside, Bazaar Royale, Beach Fossils, Beastie Boys, Swiss Beatz, Walter Becker, Beirut, Jerome Bell, Pat Benatar, Tony Bennett, Bermuda Triangle, Beyoncé, Big Pun, Biohazard, Diane Birch, Bishop Allen, Bjork, Jay Black, Black Dice, Otis Blackwell, Mary J. Blige, Blonde Redhead, Blondie, Blood Orange, Blood Sweat & Tears,
Kurtis Blow, Blue Oyster Cult, Blues Brothers, Blues Magoos, Blues Project, Angela Bofill, Bomb the Music Industry, The Books, David Bowie, Brand New, Oscar Brand, Brand Nubian, Laura Branigan, Jay Brannan, Jordan Bratton, The Bravery, Brazilian Girls, Foxy Brown, BT Express, Jeff Buckley, Joe Budden, Burning Spear, David Byrne

C: Cadillacs, Caitlin Caporale, Cameo, Cam'ron, Cannibal Corpse, Irene Cara, Care Bears on Fire, Careful, Mariah Carey, Nick Carter, Julian Casablancas, Raquel Castro, Cathia, Chris B. Cauley, Chainsmokers, Chairlift, Chiffons, Citizen Cope, Freddy Cole, Harry Chapin, Jen Chapin, Tom Chapin, Chapin Sisters, James Chance, CHIC, Cro-Mags, Rivers Cuomo, Ceiling Unlimited, Cerebral Ballsy, Chairlift, Chuck D, Cibo Matto, Judy Collins, Alberta Cross, Stacy Clark, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Class Actress, Cobra Starship, Coheed & Cambria, Willie Colon,  Ravi Coltrane, Frankie Cosmos, Shawn Colvin, Lainie Cooke, Imani Coppola, Kid Creole & the Coconuts, Crumbsuckers, Crystal Stilts, Puff Daddy/P. Diddy/Sean Combs, Celia Cruz, Cute is What We Aim For

D: Vic Damone, Dangermouse, Hal David, Eddie Lockjaw Davis, Guy Davis, Miles Davis, Taylor Dayne, C. C. DeVille, Mink DeVille, Willy DeVille, Deee-Lite, Lana Del Rey, Jason Derulo, DIIV, Cass Dillon, Mike D, Dre, the Drums, Gavin DeGraw, Dangerous Muse, Bobby Darin, Digible Planets, Dion, Dukes of September, The Dictators, Bob Dylan, Jakob Dylan, Neil Diamond, Darwin Dees, Laura Dawn, Delilah, Double King, Dave Douglas, DMX, Blossom Dearie, Demander, De La Soul, Das Racist, Dirty Projectors, Mike Del Rio, Dream Theater, Bob Dylan

E: Steve Earle, Justin Townes Earle, El-P, Eve, Missy Elliot, El-P, Ramblin' Jack Elliot, Emmure, EPMD, Faith Evans, Envy on the Coast, Cheryl B. Englehardt, Eric B & Rakim, Exocomet

F: Fat Boys, Felice Brothers, Fiery Furnaces, Fleshtones, French Kicks, Fang Island, Foreigner, Ace Frehley, Friends, John Frusciante, Fabolous, Donald Fagen, Fatback Band, Lorraine Feather, Lupe Fiasco, Ella Fitzgerald, Flava Flav, Harry Fraud, Sawyer Fredericks, Doug E Fresh, The Fugs, Full Blown Chaos, fun., Funkasaurus Rex, Alexis Foxe, Funkmaster Flex

G: G Unit, Marie Gabrielle, Galaxy 500, Bob Gibson, Glass Gang, Art Garfunkel, Neil Giraldo, Glassjaw, Gogol Bordello, Good Rats, Gorilla Biscuits, Edie Gorme, Grizzly Bear, Arlo Guthrie, Woody Guthrie, Julie Gold, Lesley Gore, Gregory Brothers, Gang Gang Dance, Ghostface Killah, Ghost of the Sabre Tooth Tiger, Gathering Time, Marci Geller, Marie Gabrielle, Debbie Gibson, the Giraffes, Glass Ghost, Goo Goo Dolls, Grandmaster Flash, Kaitlin Garrity, Groove Theory, Gym Class Heroes, GZA

H: H2O, Haerts, John Hall, Albert Hammond, Jr., John Hammond, Jr., Mary Halvorson, Debbie Harry, Richie Havens, Sophie B. Hawkins, Head Automatica, Heavenly Beat, Heems, Helmet, Nona Hendrix, Hercules and Love Affair, Here We Go, Ari Hest, Hi-Tek, High Waisted, Lauryn Hill, The Hold Steady,  Rupert Holmes, Holy Ghost, Honor Bright, Lena Horne, How to Dress Well,  Hundred in Hands, Trevin Hunte, Hunters, Dick Hyman

I: Lia Ices, Immortal Technique, Interpol, Vijay Iyer

J: J'sun, Ja Rule, Jay-Z, Jack + Eliza, Freddie Jackson, Millie Jackson, Jadakiss, Japanther, Jay & the Americans, the Juan MacLean, Norah Jones, Jamstation, Parson James, Jets to Brazil, Alexa Ray Joel, Billy Joel, Freedy Johnston, Javelin, Jim Jones, Peri Jones, Quincy Jones, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, David Johansen, Scarlett Johanssen, Ja Rule, Montell Jordan, Steve Jordan, Jaymay

K: Ka, Kalae All Day, Bruce Katz, Big Daddy Kane, Lenny Kaye, Jerome Kern, Elle King, Talib Kweli, Kid Cudi, Kelis, Rorie Kelly, Alicia Keys, Ben E. King, Carole King, KISS, Jann Klose, Frankie Knuckles, Matthew Koma, Kool G Rap, Kool Moe Dee, Lenny Kravitz, KRS-One,

L: L. L. Cool J, Lady Gaga, Lady Lamb the Beekeeper, Lambert Hendricks & Ross, George Lamond, Cyndi Lauper, Christine Lavin, the Last Royals, Steve Lawrence, Lawrence and Leigh, LCD Soundsystem, Leaders of the New School, Le Tigre, Left Banke, Alan Jay Lerner, Jeffrey Lewis, Jamie Lidell, Lil' Cease, Little Daylight, Lisa Loeb, Loud Owls, Light Asylum, Les Savy Fav, Sean Lennon, Lumidee, Lydia Lunch, Lil Kim, Lil Mama, Lisa Lisa, Richard Lee’s Irrational Logic, Life of Agony, Liza & AJ, Little Jackie, Lonely Island, Jennifer Lopez, John Lurie, Leopold, L.A. W., Liars, Life of Agony, Limelighters, Living Colour, Arto Lindsay, Daniel Lopatin, Lovin' Spoonful, Lucious, Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers

M: Madonna, MGMT, Biz Markie, Matisyahu, Maroon 5, Carmen McRae, Collin McLoughlin, Magnetic Fields, Medeski  Martin & Wood, Chris Martin, David Massengill, Maxwell, Method Man, Lea Michelle, Mainland Fever, Roc Marciano, Mercury Rev, Metric, Matthew Morrison, Ingrid Michaelson, James Maddock, Cheryl Metrick, Terry McCarthy, Allison Moorer, Maria Muldaur, Jesse Malin, James Miller Band, Manhattan Transfer, Selena Mars, Melanie Martinez, Matt and Kim, Pharoahe Monch, Eddie Money, Bob Mould, Mountain, Movielife, John Morse Band, Quassim Middleton, My Cousin the Emperor, MIMS, Moby, Rebecca Martin,  Nellie McKay, Natalie Merchant, Jesse McCartney, Travie McCoy, Bobby McFerrin, Stephanie Mills, Nicki Minaj, Chrisette Michelle, Lin-Manuel Miranda, French Montana, the Morning Benders, Mos Def, Man O War, Barry Manilow, Marley Marl, Marcus Miller, M.C. Lyte, Taj Mahal, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Brian McKnight, Mindless Self Indulgence, Meredith Monk, Constantine Mouralis, Meatloaf, Moldy Peaches, Jane Monheit, MS MR, Coati Mundi, Joe Murena, Nico Muhly, Mobb Depp

N: Nada Surf, Nafsica, Nas, New York Dolls, Greg Nice, the National, Harry Nilsson, Nine Days, Ninjasonik, Nohow On Laura Nyro

O: Odell, Official Sworn Enemy, Blessing Offor, North Highlands, Oakley Hall, John Oates (Hall & Oates), Odetta, Oh Land, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Babatunde Olatunji, Oneida, Yoko Ono, Oogee Wawa, Joan Osborne, James O’ Malley, Orleans, Joell Ortiz, Panda Bear, Oneohtrix

P: Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Parquet Courts, Party Supplies, Jermaine Paul, Pavement, Pela, Peter Paul & Mary, John Petrucci, Prince Paul, Pras, ha Pumpsta, Phosphorescent, The Pierces, Plasmatics, The Prettiots, Kelly Price, Prodigy, Prong, Public Enemy, Tito Puente

Q: Q-Tip

R: Michelle Raitzin, Ramones, The Rapture, Lou Reed, Preston Reed, Martin Rev, Raekwon, Ra Ra Riot, Rascals, Luke Rathborne, Buddy Rich, Alice Tan Ridley, Religious to Damn, Toshi Reagon, Remy Ma, Reputante, Return to Forever, Bebe Rexha, Rival Schools, the Rosies, Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson, Rasputina, Reluctant Mortem, Busta Rhymes, Lucy Wainwright Roche, the Roches, Niles Rodgers, Sonny Rollins, Ronettes, Mark Ronson, Samantha Ronson, Robert Ross, Emily Rossum, Shilpa Ray, Ratatat, Ryan Rickenbach, Emma Roberts, Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Rockapella, Jean Ritchie, Kevin Rudolf, Run DMC, Run the Jewels, Rush Midnight, Brenda Russell, John Rzeznik

S: Salt-N-Pepa, San Fermin, Homeboy Sandman, Sannhet, Juelz Santana, Santo & Johnny, Neil Sedaka, Pete Seeger, Tao Rodriguez Seeger, Erik Sermon, Marlena Shaw, Richard M. Sherman, Brian Setzer, Regina Spektor, Dave Sidek, Artie Shaw, Duncan Sheik, Silver Apples, Phil Spector, Ronnie Spector, Marnie Stern, Harper Simon, Paul Simon,  St. Lucia, Mindy Smith, Patti Smith, Paul Stanley, Ryan Star, Steely Dan, Barbra Streisand, Stereo Skyline, Slick Rick, Kim Sozzi, Amy Speace, Solomon’s Cortex, Spin Doctors, Brenda K. Starr, Straylight Run, Suicide, Maxine Sullivan, Sonic Youth, Swans, School of the Seven Bells, The Strokes, Scissor Sisters, Seamonster, Jay Scott, John Sebastian, Paul Shaffer, Shangri-Las, Roxanne Shante, Bobby Shmurda, Simon & Garfunkel, Carly Simon, Lucy Simon, St. Lucia, Suckers, Sleigh Bells, Gil Scott-Heron, Saigon, the Sleeping, Sick of It All, SKATERS, Smif-n-Wessun, Ryan Star, Peter Stampfel, John Schrader Band, Erin Slaver, Soul Coughing, Becca Stevens, Alexandra Stewart, Stray Cats, Al B. Sure, Suspicious Light, Swans, Keith Sweat, Sworn Enemy

T: Cecil Taylor, Tei Shi, Telepathe, Television, Kristina Train, TV on the Radio, Pia Toscano, Twin Shadow, Ben Taylor, This is Hell,  Tom-Oh, Tiny Victories, Taking Back Sunday, Tanlines, They Might Be Giants, Teengirl Fantasy, John Tesh, Johnny Thunders, Toasters, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Steven Tyler, Type O Negative

V: Amy Vachal, Vampire Weekend, Luther Vandross, Suzanne Vega, Sharon Van Etten, Jaime Valentine, Village People, Tony Vincent, Vivienne Eastwood, Kim Vogels, Vincent Vok, Vivian Girls, Voltaire

W: Rufus Wainwright, We Are Scientists, Toby Walker, Fats Waller, Wyclef Jean, Sloan Wainwright, Martha Wainwright, Loudon Wainwright, The Walkmen, Hezekiah Walker, Famecia Ward, Harry Warren, Martha Wash, Reggie Watts, Wet, We’re All Just Passing Through, Wet, White Lion, White Rabbits, White Zombie, Dar Williams, John Williams, Vanessa Williams, Winger, Wu-Tang Clan

X: X Ambassadors, Xylos

Y: YC the Cynic, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Adam Yauch, Yeasayer, Mika Yoshida

Z:  Zs, John Zorn

 

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