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
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
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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DJ Yella is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Hip hop music, Midwest hip hop, Gangsta rap
Bryon Anthony McCane II, better known by his stage name Bizzy Bone, AKA 'Lil RIPsta.
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Blood of Abraham is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
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
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
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
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
Hip hop music
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CJ Mac is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Ruthless Records Complete Artist Roster
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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