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Shady Records Complete Artist Roster

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Updated June 14, 2019 34.7k views 32 items

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?"

If any musical artists are missing from this Shady Records artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (32 items)
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50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music and Gangsta rap; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Get Rich or Die Tryin', Get Rich or Die Tryin' / The Massacre, Street King Immortal, Power of the Dollar, Before I Self Destruct, + more

Curtis James Jackson III (born July 6, 1975), known professionally as 50 Cent, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, television producer, entrepreneur and investor. Born in the South ...more

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Ace Hood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Gutta, Ace Won't Fold, Trials & Tribulations, Ruthless, Blood, + more

Antoine McColister (born May 11, 1988), 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 was ...more

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Bad Meets Evil is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Hell: The Sequel, Nuttin' to Do, Fast Lane, Lighters, Scary Movies

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
Bass Brothers is the professional name for the team of Mark and Jeff Bass, the Detroit producers responsible for grooming Eminem in his early days and collaborating on much of his subsequent ...more
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Bobby Creekwater is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: Revenge, Anthem of the Streets, The B.C. Era Deuce EP, The Day It All Made Sense

Antoine 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
Genre: Hip hop music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: These Streets EP

Karnail Pitts (born January 5, 1977) was an American rapper associated with the collective D12. He was famously murdered after an argument at a 1999 picnic escalated into a gunfight.
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Ca$his is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster

Albums: The County Hound EP, Six-Point Stars & Cocked Hats, The Art of Dying, Euthanasia LP, Forks & Six Point Stars, + more

Ramone Johnson, better known by his stage name Cashis (stylized as Ca$his), is an American rapper who was born and raised in Chicago, but moved to Irvine, California. He was most notably ...more
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Crooked I is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Crooked I Genre: Hip hop music and Gangsta rap; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Apex Predator, Psalm 82:6, Block Obama II, Mr. Pig Face Weapon Waist, In None We Trust EP, + more

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

Albums: Devil's Night, D12 World, Return of the Dozen, The Underground EP, Shit on You, + more

D12, an initialism for the Dirty Dozen, was 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
Genre: Hip hop music and Rhythm and blues; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: We Major, Invasion Part 3: Countdown To Armageddon, Beanie Sigel Public Enemy #1, New World Order, Invasion, + more

James D'Agostino (born July 7, 1975), professionally known as DJ Green Lantern, is an Italian hip hop disc Jockey (DJ) and music producer from Rochester, New York. In 2002, D'Agostino was signed ...more
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DJ Head is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music and Hardcore hip hop; Nationality: United States of America
Kevin Bell (born September 12, 1971), professionally known as DJ Head, is a three-time Grammy Award winning hip-hop producer and DJ from Detroit, Michigan. He's best known for producing and ...more
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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: The Marshall Mathers LP, The Slim Shady LP, The Eminem Show, Infinite, Recovery, + more

Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known professionally as Eminem (; often stylized as EMINƎM), is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, record executive, film ...more

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Etnon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Etnon

Albums: The Dynasty, 10she, The Best of Albarap

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
G-Unit

Albums: Beg for Mercy, No Mercy, No Fear, 50 Cent Is the Future, T·O·S (Terminate on Sight), + more

G-Unit (short for Guerilla Unit) is an American hip hop group formed by longtime friends and East Coast rappers 50 Cent, Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks. After releasing a string of mixtapes in the ...more

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Joe Budden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Joe Budden Genre: Hip hop music and East Coast hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Joe Budden, Halfway House, The Growth, Padded Room, No Love Lost, + more

Joseph Anthony Budden II (born August 31, 1980) is an American broadcaster, songwriter and former rapper. Budden began rapping in 1999 and his eponymous debut studio album was released in 2003, ...more

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Joell Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Joell Ortiz

Albums: The Brick, Road Kill, Free Agent, Farewell Summer EP, House Slippers

Joell Christopher Ortiz (born July 6, 1980) is an American rapper and a member of the now defunct group Slaughterhouse. Ortiz grew up in the Cooper Park Houses in the East Williamsburg section ...more
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Kon Artis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Porter Chops Glasper, Po Folks Mixtape

Denaun M. Porter (born December 7, 1978), better known by his stage names Mr. Porter, Kon Artis, and Denaun (often stylized as dEnAuN), is an American music producer, singer, songwriter, and ...more
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Kuniva is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music; Nationality: United States of America
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
Genre: Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop & Midwest hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Cheers, Second Round's On Me, Special Reserve, Bottoms Up, Drama Setter (feat. Eminem & Obie Trice), + more

Obie Trice III (born November 14, 1977) is an American rapper and songwriter. Trice formed his own record label, Black Market Entertainment, after leaving Shady Records. He does not use a stage ...more

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Paul Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Paul Rosenberg Genre: Hip hop music, Rock music & Electro; Nationality: United States of America
Paul D. Rosenberg (born August 1, 1971) is an American music manager, known for his association with hip hop artists Eminem, The Knux, DJ AM, Action Bronson, and pop punk band Blink-182..
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Proof is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Proof Genre: Hip hop music and Midwest hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Searching for Jerry Garcia, Grown Man Shit, I Miss the Hip Hop Shop, Time A Tell

DeShaun Dupree Holton (October 2, 1973 – April 11, 2006), known professionally as Proof, was an American rapper and actor from Detroit, Michigan. During his career, he was a member of the groups ...more

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Ray J is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music, Pop music & Contemporary R&B; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Raydiation, This Ain't a Game, Everything You Want, All I Feel, Raydiation 2, + more

William Raymond Norwood Jr. (born January 17, 1981), known professionally as Ray J, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, television personality, actor, and entrepreneur. Born in McComb, ...more

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Redman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Genre: Hip hop music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Muddy Waters, Whut? Thee Album, Doc's da Name 2000, Blackout!, Red Gone Wild: Thee Album, + more

Reginald Noble (born April 17, 1970), better known by his stage name Redman, is an American rapper, DJ, record producer, and actor. He rose 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
Bizarre Genre: Hip hop music, Dirty rap & Horrorcore; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Rockstar, Hanni Cap Circus, Blue Cheese & Coney Island, Attack of the Weirdos, Friday Night at St. Andrews, + more

Rufus Arthur Johnson (born July 5, 1976), better known by his stage name Bizarre, is an American rapper, best known for his work with the Detroit-based hip hop group D12.

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Royce da 5'9" is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Shady Records Complete Artist Roster
Royce da 5'9" Genre: Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop & Midwest hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Rock City, Street Hop, Death Is Certain, Lost and Found, The Bar Exam 3: The Most Interesting Man, + more

Ryan Daniel Montgomery (born July 5, 1977), better known by his stage name Royce da 5'9", is an American rapper and songwriter. He is best known for his longtime association with Eminem as ...more

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