Bands/Musicians Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster

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

Examples of artists on this list: Antibalas, Jaga Jazzist and more.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Ninja Tune artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (64 items)

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9 Lazy 9 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
9 Lazy 9 Electronic music 9 Lazy 9 is an Italian-based acid jazz/downtempo group on the Ninja Tune label. The group consists of Keir Fraserello, James Braddell, with Gianluca Petrella playing trombone, Mishael Levron on ...more

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Alfred Weisberg-Roberts is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Alfred Weisberg-Roberts Hip hop music, Electronic music, Experimental music Alfred Darlington, better known by his stage name Daedelus, is a producer based in Los Angeles, California. He is a part of the groups The Long Lost and Adventure Time. He is affiliated with the ...more

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Amon Tobin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Amon Tobin Nu jazz, Dubstep, Trip hop Amon Adonai Santos de Araújo Tobin, known as Amon Tobin, is a Brazilian musician, composer and producer of electronic music. He is described as a virtuoso sound designer and is considered ...more

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Andreya Triana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Andreya Triana Downtempo, Trip hop, Acoustic music Andreya Triana is a British singer-songwriter from London. To date, she has collaborated with Flying Lotus, Mr. Scruff, and Bonobo. Her songs have been remixed by Flying Lotus, Mount Kimbie, and ...more

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Antibalas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Antibalas Afrobeat, Jazz, Funk Antibalas is a Brooklyn-based afrobeat band that is modeled after Fela Kuti's Africa 70 band and Eddie Palmieri's Harlem River Drive Orchestra. Although their music generally follows the musical ...more

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Antipop Consortium is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Antipop Consortium Hip hop music, Glitch, Experimental music Antipop Consortium are an American alternative hip hop group. The group formed in 1997, when Beans, High Priest, M. Sayyid and producer Earl Blaize met at a poetry slam in New York City. They ...more

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Ape School is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Ape School

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Blockhead is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Blockhead Hip hop music, Downtempo, Trip hop James Anthony "Tony" Simon, better known by his stage name Blockhead, is an American hip hop producer based in Manhattan, New York. Aside from his solo efforts released on the Ninja ...more

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Bonobo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Bonobo Downtempo, Trip hop, Electronic music Simon Green, known by his stage name Bonobo, is a British musician, producer and DJ. Green has recorded and performed solo DJ sets under the name Barakas, and together with Robert Luis from Tru ...more

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Chocolate Weasel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Chocolate Weasel Chocolate Weasel is a funk and hip-hop duo made up of T Power and Chris Stevens.

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Coldcut is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Coldcut Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic dance music Coldcut are an English electronic music duo composed of Matt Black and Jonathan More. Credited as pioneers for pop sampling in the ‘80s, Coldcut are also considered the first stars of UK ...more

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Darren Knott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Darren Knott Downtempo, Trip hop Darren Knott, also known as DK, is a British disc jockey and record producer on the Ninja Tune independent record label. DK began working for Ninja Tune, performing remixes of Coldcut's track ...more

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Dels is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Dels Hip hop music Kieren Gallear, also known as DELS is a rapper, recording artist, graphics designer and filmmaker born in Ipswich, England. He is currently based in London and graduated from Kingston University ...more

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DJ Food is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
DJ Food Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic music DJ Food is an electronic music project currently headed by Kevin Foakes, aka Strictly Kev. Originally conceived by the members of Coldcut on the Ninja Tune independent record label, the project ...more

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DJ Kentaro is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
DJ Kentaro Hip hop music, Electro, Drum and bass Kentaro Okamoto, better known as DJ Kentaro, is a hip hop DJ from Japan. He won third place in the Technics category of the DMC World DJ Final in 2001 and won it in 2002 at the age of 20. In ...more

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DJ Vadim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
DJ Vadim Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic dance music DJ Vadim is a prolific DJ and producer, born in Leningrad, USSR, raised in London and currently residing in both New York and Berlin, whose music combines hip hop, soul, reggae and electronica. ...more

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Drew Lustman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Drew Lustman UK Garage, House music, Electronica Andrew Lustman, also known as FaltyDL, is an American, New York-based record producer and American electronic musician originally from New Haven, Connecticut. In November 2008, he signed with ...more

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Emika is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Emika Dubstep, Trip hop, Experimental music Ema Jolly, better known by her stage name Emika, is an English electronic musician of Czech origin currently residing in Berlin. Her self-titled debut album was released in October 2011 via ...more

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Eskmo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Eskmo Brendan Angelides, better known by his stage name Eskmo, is an American electronic music producer. He has released music on record labels such as Ninja Tune, Planet Mu, and Warp Records. In a ...more

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Fingathing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Fingathing Nu jazz, Hip hop music, Electronic dance music Fingathing are an instrumental Nu jazz / hip-hop band from Manchester, UK, comprising classically trained double bass player Sneaky and DJ / turntablist Peter Parker.

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Fink is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Fink Dub, Jazz, Indie folk Fink, aka Fin Greenall, is an English singer, songwriter, guitarist, producer and DJ, born in Cornwall and currently based in Berlin and London. From 1997–2003 he recorded electronic music and ...more

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Flanger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Flanger Nu jazz, Electronic music, Jazz The Flanger project was founded in 1997 by Uwe Schmidt and Bernd Friedmann, who have both been active in the music business since the early 1990s. The two musicians met up to program their first ...more

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Fog is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Fog Alternative hip hop, Indie, Electronic music Fog was a band fronted by Andrew Broder, which includes members Mark Erickson and Tim Glenn. Most of Fog's releases have been put out by Lex Records or Ninja Tune.

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Funki Porcini is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Funki Porcini Nu jazz, Downtempo, Trip hop Funki Porcini is musician and film maker, James Braddell, from England. His music is a combination of Downtempo, Breakbeat and Jazz with elements of Hip hop, Drum and bass, sampling and ...more

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Ghislain Poirier is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Ghislain Poirier Electronic music POIRIER is a musical artist.

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Hex is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Hex Hex, or Hex Media, were a London-based multimedia group founded in the early 1990s by artist Robert Pepperell, coder Miles Visman and the DJ duo Coldcut. The group set out to exploit the ...more

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Hexstatic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Hexstatic Electro, Electronic music, Electronic dance music Hexstatic is an English electronic music duo, consisting of Stuart Warren Hill and Robin Brunson, that specializes in creating "quirky audio visual electro." Formed in 1997 after Hill ...more

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Hint is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Hint Hint is musician Jonathan James, hailing from Sussex in the UK. His music has been released on independent record labels and his catalogue includes work which has found favour amongst DJs and ...more

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Jaga Jazzist is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Jaga Jazzist Nu jazz, Electronic music, Experimental rock Jaga Jazzist is an experimental jazz band from Norway that rose to prominence when the BBC named their second album, A Livingroom Hush, the best jazz album of 2002.

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Jammer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Jammer UK Garage, Grime Jahmek Power, better known by his stage name Jammer, is an English rapper and producer active in the grime scene. Jammer is a member of the grime crew Boy Better Know. Jammer also runs Lord of ...more

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Jesse Boykins III is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Jesse Boykins III Hip hop music, Neo soul, Electronic music Jesse Boykins III is an American R&B/soul singer-songwriter and producer.

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Yppah is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Yppah Downtempo, Shoegazing, Rock music Joe Corrales Jr., also known as Yppah is an electronic/rock musician. He is currently signed to Ninja Tune records and resides in Long Beach, California.

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Juice Aleem is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Juice Aleem Juice Aleem, known only by his stage name, is a rapper from Birmingham, England.

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Kevin Martin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Kevin Martin Dubstep, Dancehall, Industrial hip hop Kevin Martin is a London-based English musician, record producer and journalist, often known under his recording alias The Bug. He moved to London around 1990, and he has been active for over ...more

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Kid Koala is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Kid Koala Turntablism Eric San, who records under the name Kid Koala, is a Canadian DJ, turntablist, musician and an author of graphic novels. He is signed to the British record label Ninja Tune, is a member of ...more

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Luke Vibert is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Luke Vibert Acid techno, Electronic music, Acid jazz Luke Vibert is a British recording artist and producer known for his work in many subgenres of electronic music. Vibert began his musical career as a member of the Hate Brothers, only later ...more

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Mad Doctor X is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Mad Doctor X Mad Doctor X is a British DJ.

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Mr. Scruff is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Mr. Scruff Nu jazz, Downtempo, Trip hop Mr. Scruff is the recording name of Andy Carthy, is a British electronic music producer and DJ. He lives in Stretford, Greater Manchester and studied fine art at the Psalter Lane campus of ...more

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Pest is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Pest Nu jazz, Hip hop music, Trip hop Pest are a band from South London, formerly signed to Ninja Tune, writing and playing music that mixes elements of funk, electronica, jazz and breakbeat. The band consists of Ben Mallott, Matt ...more

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Pop Levi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Pop Levi Pop music, Rock music, Glam rock Pop Levi is an English singer, multi-instrumentalist and record producer.

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Raffertie is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Raffertie Electronic music, Experimental music Benjamin Stefanski, better known by his stage name Raffertie, is a British composer and producer, based in London, England. He is currently signed to Ninja Tune, and also runs the Super ...more

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Rhys Chatham is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Rhys Chatham No wave, Experimental rock, Minimalism Rhys Chatham is an American composer, guitarist, trumpet player, multi-instrumentalist, primarily active in avant-garde and minimalist music. He is best known for his "guitar ...more

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Roots Manuva is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Roots Manuva Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Experimental hip hop Rodney Hylton Smith, better known by his stage name Roots Manuva, is an English rapper signed to Big Dada.

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Si Begg is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Si Begg Downtempo, Electronic dance music, Dance music Si Begg is electronic dance music DJ, musician and record producer Simon Begg, from Leicester, England. His music combines elements of Experimental, Downtempo, Breakbeat Ambient, Drum and bass, ...more

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Silent Poets is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Silent Poets Downtempo, Trip hop, Acid jazz The Silent Poets is a Japanese electronic duo. They have released six original albums and over than seven remix albums/EPs until now. Gaining international recognition, Silent Poets has been ...more

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Sixtoo is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Sixtoo Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Electronic music Sixtoo was the main project of a Canadian underground hip hop DJ, producer and rapper Vaughn Robert Squire between 1996 and 2007. He has since retired the Sixtoo name pursuing other directions ...more

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Skalpel is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Skalpel Nu jazz, Downtempo, Jazz Skalpel are nu jazz DJs and musicians, Marcin Cichy and Igor Pudło, from Wrocław in Poland. Their musical style is a distinctive blend of hip hop beats, laced with samples lifted from the rich ...more

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Snap Ant is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Snap Ant

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Speech Debelle is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Speech Debelle Hip Hop, Rap music Corynne Elliot, better known as Speech Debelle, is a British rapper signed to the Big Dada record label. She was the winner of the 2009 Mercury Prize for her debut album Speech Therapy. She ...more

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Stateless is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Ninja Tune Complete Artist Roster
Stateless Trip hop, Electronic music, Alternative rock Stateless are an English electronic band, founded in 2002 and based in Leeds and London. The group comprises Chris James, kidkanevil, Justin Percival and David Levin. Stateless earned a ...more