Bands/Musicians Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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A.L.T. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
A.L.T. Latin hip hop Alvin Lowell Trivette, known as A.L.T., is a Mexican-American rapper. known for the 1991 hit "Lowrider" and the 1992 hit "Tequila". He is of Mexican and French descent. ...more

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Above the Law is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Above the Law Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk Above the Law is a hip hop group from Pomona, California, founded in 1989 by Cold 187um, Laylaw, KMG the Illustrator, Go Mack, and DJ Total K-Oss

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Antoine Carraby is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Antoine Carraby Hip hop music, G-funk Antoine Carraby, better known by his stage name DJ Yella, is an American DJ, music producer, and film director from Compton, California. He was a member of the World Class Wreckin' Cru along ...more

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apl.de.ap is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
apl.de.ap Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Electro hop Allan Pineda Lindo better known as apl.de.ap, is a Filipino-born American rapper, record producer, and singer best known as a member of the Grammy Award-winning group The Black Eyed Peas.

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Arabian Prince is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Arabian Prince Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electro Mike Lezan, better known by his stage name Arabian Prince, is an American rapper and hip hop producer, best known for being an original member of the rap group, N.W.A.

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Arturo Molina, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Arturo Molina, Jr. Hip hop music, Electro, Gangsta rap Arturo Molina Jr., better known as Frost, is a Mexican American hip hop recording artist from windsor, California.

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Atban Klann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Atban Klann Hip hop music The Atban Klann was a hip hop group whose members were Will 1X, apl.de.ap, Mookie Mook, DJ Motiv8, and Dante Santiago. The Atban Klann were signed to Eazy-E's Ruthless Records. Will 1X and ...more

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B.G. Knocc Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
B.G. Knocc Out Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk Al Hassan Naqiyy, better known by his stage name B.G. Knocc Out, is an American rapper known for collaborating with Eazy-E on the 1993 single "Real Muthaphuckkin G's". He is also the ...more

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Big Black is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Big Black Noise rock, Industrial rock, Industrial music Big Black was an American punk rock band from Evanston, Illinois, active from 1981 to 1987. Founded by singer and guitarist Steve Albini, the band's initial lineup also included guitarist ...more

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Bizzy Bone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Bizzy Bone Hip hop music, Midwest hip hop, Gangsta rap Bryon Anthony McCane II, better known by his stage name Bizzy Bone, AKA 'Lil RIPsta, is an American rapper and the youngest member of the Cleveland rap group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony.

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Blood of Abraham is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Blood of Abraham Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, West Coast hip hop Blood of Abraham was an American hip-hop duo composed of Benyad and Mazik. They debuted in 1993 with the release of the LP Future Profits on Ruthless Records, the label of Eric ...more

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Bone Brothers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Bone Brothers Urban contemporary, Pop music, Midwest hip hop Bone Brothers is an American hip hop duo composed of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony members Layzie Bone and Bizzy Bone. The first Bone Brothers album was released in 2005. Bizzy Bone had parted ways from ...more

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Bone Thugs-N-Harmony is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Horrorcore Bone Thugs-n-Harmony is an American hip hop group from Cleveland, Ohio. It consists of rappers Krayzie Bone, Layzie Bone, Bizzy Bone, Wish Bone and Flesh-N-Bone. American West Coast rapper ...more

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Brownside is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Brownside Hip hop music, Gangsta rap Brownside is a Chicano hip-hop group founded in 1994 by the late Eazy-E. The group originally consisted of rappers Toker, Wicked, Lil' Danger and Danger, who was shot dead in 1997 from a ...more

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Bucwheed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Bucwheed Hip hop music

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CJ Mac is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
CJ Mac Gangsta rap, G-funk, West Coast hip hop CJ Mac, is an American rapper and actor. He released his debut EP, Color Me Funky, independently in 1991, under the name "CJ Mack." The album is out of print, and extremely rare. He ...more

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Cold 187um is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Cold 187um Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk Gregory Fernan Hutchinson, better known by his stage names Big Hutch and Cold 187 um, is a rapper and producer, and the lead act of the rap group Above the Law. He is signed to WestWorld ...more

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Kevyn B. Carter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Kevyn B. Carter Hip hop music Kevyn B. Carter is a rapper and an actor.

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DJ Quik is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
DJ Quik Hip hop music, Rock music, G-funk David Marvin Blake, better known by his stage name DJ Quik, is an American rapper, actor, and record producer. According to Quik himself, his stage name reflects his ability to produce records ...more

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DJ U-Neek is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
DJ U-Neek Hip hop music Tim Middleton is an American record producer based in Los Angeles. He produced albums for Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, earning a Grammy Award for his work on the group's hit song, "Tha ...more

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Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Dr. Dre Hip hop music, Rap music, Gangsta rap Andre Romelle Young, known by his stage name Dr. Dre, is an American record producer, rapper and entrepreneur. He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics. ...more

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Dresta is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Dresta Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop Andre DeSean Wicker, better known by his stage name Dresta, is an American rapper known for collaborating with Eazy-E on the 1993 single "Real Muthaphuckkin G's". He is also the older ...more

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Eazy-E is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Eazy-E Hip hop music, Old-school hip hop, Gangsta rap Eric Lynn Wright, better known by his stage name Eazy-E, was an American rapper who performed solo and in the hip hop group N.W.A. Wright is affectionately called "The Godfather of Gangsta ...more

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H.W.A. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
H.W.A. Hip hop music H.W.A. is an American all-female hip hop trio, composed of Jazz, Diva and Baby Girl. They were active between 1989 and 1994, and reformed in April 2012. They gained exposure after they were ...more

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Hopsin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Hopsin Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Horrorcore Marcus Jamal Hopson, better known by his stage name Hopsin, is an American rapper, record producer, director and actor from Los Angeles, California. In 2007, he was signed to Ruthless Records, ...more

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Ice Cube is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Ice Cube Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Political hip hop O'Shea Jackson, Sr., better known by his stage name Ice Cube, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and filmmaker. He began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later ...more

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J. J. Fad is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
J. J. Fad Hip hop music J. J. Fad is an American female rap group from Rialto, California on the outskirts of Los Angeles. The name was an acronym of the original group members' given names, but when the line-up ...more

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Jewell Caples is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Jewell Caples Rhythm and blues Jewell is an R&B singer who was signed to Death Row Records from 1992 to 1996. She was working part-time - though still unsigned - for IV Life Records. She had a video and charting hit ...more

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Jimmy 'Z' Zavala is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Jimmy 'Z' Zavala Rock music, Blues, Funk Jimmy 'Z' Zavala is an American musician. In his teens, the saxophonist, frequented nightspots in his hometown of Sacramento, California, often sporting his trademark dark sunglasses. During ...more

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King Tee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
King Tee Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop Roger McBride, mostly known as King Tee, is an American West Coast Hip hop rapper from Compton, California. Emerging as one of Compton's earliest hip hop artists. He was signed to Capitol ...more

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Kokane is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Kokane Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk Kokane, is a rapper from Pomona, California, United States naturalized American in 1999 best known for his co-appearances on Dr. Dre's album 2001 and the work on G-funk album Funk Upon A Rhyme ...more

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Krayzie Bone is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Krayzie Bone Hip hop music Anthony Henderson, better known as Krayzie Bone, is an American rapper, producer, and entrepreneur. He is a member of the rap group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony.

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Layzie Bone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Layzie Bone Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Steven Howse is rapper and hip-hop artist known primarily for being a member of the group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony. He has also has gone by the names L-Burna and The #1 Assassin. He is the younger ...more

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Lil' Nation is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Lil' Nation Vince Edwards better known by his stage name CPO Boss Hogg, is an American rapper from Compton, California. He began his career as a founding member of the hip-hop group CPO in 1989. The group ...more

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MC Ren is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
MC Ren Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap Lorenzo Jerald Patterson, better known by his stage name MC Ren, is an American rapper from Compton, California. He is the founder and owner of his own record label Villain Entertainment. His ...more

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Menajahtwa is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Menajahtwa Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap Menajahtwa was a female rap duo from Compton, California composed of female rappers Spice and Royal T. They were signed to Eazy-E's Ruthless Records in the 1990s.

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Michel'le is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Michel'le Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Michelle Knight is a singer.

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N.W.A is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
N.W.A Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap N.W.A was an American hip hop group from Compton that is widely considered to have been among the earliest and most significant popularizers of the gangsta rap and west coast hip hop subgenres ...more

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Naked Raygun is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Naked Raygun Punk rock, Post-hardcore, Hardcore punk Naked Raygun is a Chicago-based punk rock/post-punk group. Initially active from 1980 to 1992, Naked Raygun had several short-lived reunions afterwards and a full-time reformation in 2006.

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Penthouse Players Clique is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Penthouse Players Clique Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap Penthouse Players Clique was an American hip hop duo that consisted of rappers Wilbert Bryan "Playa Hamm" Milo and Tweed Cadillac. They were signed to Eazy-E's Ruthless Records.

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Poetic Hustla'z is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Poetic Hustla'z Midwest hip hop, Gangsta rap, G-funk Poetic Hustla'z was an American rap group from Cleveland, Ohio with three members: Boogie Nikke, Tony Tone and Mo! Hart. They first appeared together on the Bone Thugs-N-Harmony song "Shotz ...more

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Rhythum D is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Rhythum D Hip hop music Rhythm D, born David Weldon, is a hip-hop producer from Los Angeles, California. His beats usually were in the G-Funk style as pioneered by Dr. Dre in the early 1990s. He is best known for ...more

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Rifle Sport is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Rifle Sport Indie rock, Post-punk Rifle Sport was an American post punk band active in the 1980s and 1990s, from Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Steffon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Steffon Steffon is an actor and rapper.

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Stevie Stone is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Stevie Stone Hip hop music Stephen Williams better known by his stage name Stevie Stone is an American rapper from St. Louis, Missouri. He is signed to Tech N9ne's Strange Music record label. He has released three studio ...more

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Tab & Da Villon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Tab & Da Villon Hip hop music

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Tairrie B is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Tairrie B Hip hop music, Nu metal, Heavy metal Tairrie B is an American singer. She was originally a rapper, but later became an alternative metal vocalist. Tairrie B started her music career as part of the female dance group Bardeux. After ...more

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The D.O.C. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
The D.O.C. Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Gangsta rap Tracy Lynn Curry, primarily known by his stage name The D.O.C., is an American rapper from Dallas, Texas. In addition to a solo career, he was a member of the hip hop group Fila Fresh Crew, and ...more

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Wi$h Bone is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Wi$h Bone Hip hop music Charles C. Scruggs, better known by his stage name Wish Bone, is an American rapper and member of the Grammy-Award winning Cleveland rap group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony

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Will.i.am is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
Will.i.am Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rock music Will.i.am is a winner of the 2013 Honorary Clio Award.