Bands/Musicians Shady Records Complete Artist Roster

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

Artists on this list include Eminem and 50 Cent.

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

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50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap
Curtis James Jackson III, better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper, singer, entrepreneur investor and actor from New York City. Born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of the ...more
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Ace Hood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rap music, Contemporary R&B
Antoine McColister, better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper. He was born in Port St. Lucie, Florida and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida. He is signed to DJ Khaled's ...more
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Bad Meets Evil is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop
Bad Meets Evil is an American hip hop duo consisting of rappers Royce da 5'9" and Eminem. Bad Meets Evil was formed in 1997 thanks to the duo's mutual friend, Proof. It was formed after ...more
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Bass Brothers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues, Alternative rock
Bass Brothers is the professional name for the team of Mark and Jeff Bass, the Detroit producers responsible for grooming megastar Eminem in his early days and collaborating on much of his ...more
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Bobby Creekwater is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
Antione Rogers, better known by his stage name Bobby Creekwater, is an American rapper and hip-hop producer from Atlanta, Georgia who is a former member of Shady Records.
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Bugz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
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Ca$his is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop
Ramone Johnson, better known by his stage name Cashis, is an American rapper who was born and raised in Chicago, but moved to Irvine, California. He was most notably featured on the Shady ...more
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Crooked I is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap
Dominick Wickliffe (born September 23, 1978), better known by his stage name Crooked I or KXNG Crooked, is an American rapper from Long Beach, California. He is best known as a former member of ...more
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D12 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Horrorcore
D12, an initialism for The Dirty Dozen, is an American hip hop group from Detroit, Michigan. D12 has had chart-topping albums in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia. D12 was formed ...more
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DJ Green Lantern is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues
James D'Agostino, professionally known as DJ Green Lantern, is an American hip hop disc Jockey and music producer from Rochester, New York. In 2002, D'Agostino was signed by American rapper ...more
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DJ Head is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop
DJ Head is a Grammy Award Winning hip-hop producer and DJ from Detroit, Michigan. He is known for producing and co-producing songs for Eminem. DJ Head was raised in Detroit. He is a graduate ...more
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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop
Marshall Bruce Mathers III, better known by his stage name Eminem, is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter, and actor. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of the group D12, ...more
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Etnon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Etnon Hip hop music
Etnon or Etno Engjujt is an Albanian hip hop group from Pristina, Kosovo. The group is made up of two artists, Genc Prelvukaj and Milot Hasangjekaj, who are both of ethnic Albanian Kosovans. ...more
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G-Unit is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Mafioso rap
G-Unit is an American hip hop group originating from South Jamaica, Queens, New York, formed by longtime friends and East Coast rappers 50 Cent, Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks. The group released ...more
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Joe Budden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop
Joe Budden is an American hip hop recording artist from Jersey City, New Jersey, who, in addition to being a solo artist, is a member of the American hip hop supergroup Slaughterhouse. His most ...more
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Joell Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop
Joell Ortiz is an American rapper from Brooklyn, New York, and a member of the group Slaughterhouse.
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Kon Artis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
Denaun Porter, also known by the stage names Mr. Porter and Kon Artis, is an American rapper and record producer. He was best known as a member of Detroit rap group D12, until his departure in ...more
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Kuniva is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
Von Carlisle, better known as Kuniva, is an American recording artist best known for his work with Detroit hip-hop group D12. The six members of D12 created alter-egos to make up a dozen ...more
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Obie Trice is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Midwest hip hop
Obie Trice is an American rapper and songwriter. He began rapping at the age of 11, and is most known for his time spent signed to Shady Records. Since leaving the label Obie has formed his own ...more
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Paul Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Paul Rosenberg Hip hop music, Rock music, Electro
Paul Rosenberg is a film producer.
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Proof is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Midwest hip hop
DeShaun Dupree Holton, better known by his stage name Proof, was an American rapper and actor from Detroit, Michigan. During his career, he was a member of the groups Goon Sqwad, 5 Elementz, ...more
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Ray J is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
William Ray Norwood, Jr., known by his stage name Ray J, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. Born in McComb, Mississippi and raised in Carson, California, he is the ...more
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Redman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
Reginald "Reggie" Noble, better known by his stage name Redman, is an American MC, rapper, DJ, record producer and actor. He came to fame in the early 1990s as an artist on the Def Jam ...more
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Bizarre is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Horrorcore
Rufus Arthur Johnson, better known by his stage name Bizarre, is an American rapper, best known for his work with Detroit-based hip hop group D12.
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Royce da 5'9
Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Midwest hip hop
Ryan Daniel Montgomery, better known by his stage name Royce da 5'9", is an American rapper from Detroit, Michigan. He is best known for his longtime association with Eminem as well as his ...more