Bands/Musicians Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster

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

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Black Child is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Black Child Hip hop music Black Child is an actor.

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2 Pistols is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
2 Pistols Hip hop music Jeremy Lemont Saunders, better known by his stage name 2 Pistols, is an American rapper and songwriter. He hails from Tarpon Springs, Florida. He has released two albums and a number of singles ...more

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Erin McCarley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Erin McCarley Adult album alternative Erin Elizabeth McCarley is an alternative music singer-songwriter. McCarley attended college at Baylor University, and is now based in Nashville, Tennessee. She has been compared to Sara ...more

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3 Doors Down is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
3 Doors Down Nu metal, Rock music, Acoustic music 3 Doors Down are an American rock band from Escatawpa, Mississippi that formed in 1996. The band originally consisted of Brad Arnold, Todd Harrell and Matt Roberts. They were soon joined by ...more

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32 Leaves is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
32 Leaves Rock music, Post-grunge, Hard rock 32 Leaves was a five-piece hard rock/post-grunge music group from Phoenix, Arizona, United States. After releasing their first full album Welcome to the Fall in 2005, they were able to attract ...more

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Akon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Akon Hip hop music, Popular music, Pop music Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Bongo Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam, known as Akon, is an American R&B and hip hop recording artist, songwriter, and record producer. He rose to prominence ...more

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Alter Bridge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Alter Bridge Progressive metal, Rock music, Heavy metal Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, ...more

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Anberlin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Anberlin Rock music, Emo, Alternative rock Anberlin was an American rock band formed in Winter Haven, Florida in 2002. Since the beginning of 2007, the band consisted of lead vocalist Stephen Christian, guitarists Joseph Milligan and ...more

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Anthony David is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Anthony David Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, Acoustic music Anthony David Harrington, better known as Anthony David, is an American R&B singer-songwriter. He is best known for his 2008 song "Words", a duet with contemporary R&B singer

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Ashanti is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Ashanti Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actress. Ashanti is most famous for her eponymous debut album, which featured the hit song ...more

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Barry Weiss is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Barry Weiss Hip hop music, Pop music, Rap music Barry Weiss is an American music executive. He served as chairman and CEO of The Island Def Jam Music Group and Universal Republic Records from 2011 to 2014, RCA/Jive Label Group from 2008 to ...more

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Beenie Man is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Beenie Man Ragga, Dancehall, Reggae Anthony Moses Davis, better known by his stage name Beenie Man, is a Grammy award-winning Jamaican reggae artist. He is referred to as the world's "King of Dancehall".

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Ben Moody is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Ben Moody Nu metal, Rock music, Gothic metal Benjamin Robert Moody is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and actor. He is best known as co-founder, lead guitarist, and songwriter of Grammy Award-winning rock band ...more

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Between the Trees is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Between the Trees Pop punk, Rock music, Emo Between the Trees was an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2005. The band consisted of vocalist/guitarist Ryan Kirkland, lead guitarist Stevie Benz, drummer Josh Butler and ...more

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Busta Rhymes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Busta Rhymes Hip hop music, Ragga, Dancehall Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr., better known by his stage name Busta Rhymes, is an American rapper, producer, and actor from Brooklyn. Chuck D of Public Enemy gave him the moniker Busta Rhymes, after ...more

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Carly Smithson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Carly Smithson Pop music, Rock music, Gothic metal Carly Smithson is an Irish soul/pop rock singer-songwriter and actress who was the sixth place finalist on the seventh season of American Idol. In 2001, Smithson released her first studio album ...more

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Christian McAlhaney is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Christian McAlhaney Alternative rock Christian Edwin McAlhaney is an American musician, and one of the two guitarists for the alternative rock band Anberlin. He replaced Nathan Strayer who left the band in early 2007, right before ...more

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Consequence is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Consequence Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Funk Dexter Raymond Mills, Jr., better known by his stage name Consequence, is an American hip hop recording artist from Queens, New York City, New York. Consequence debuted in 1996, appearing ...more

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Def Squad is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Def Squad Hip hop music Def Squad is a rap supergroup consisting of Erick Sermon, Redman & Keith Murray. Mally G is considered an honorary member of the Def Squad. Before officially forming as a group to release an ...more

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Deon Rexroat is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Deon Rexroat Pop punk, Alternative rock, Punk rock Deon Rexroat is the bassist for the alternative rock band Anberlin. Originally playing for the short-lived punk band SaGoh 24/7, the band dissolved, and most of its members went on to form ...more

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Don Omar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Don Omar Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop Don Omar is a Puerto Rican reggaeton singer, songwriter, recording artist and actor. He is sometimes referred to by his nickname El Rey.

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Down AKA Kilo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Down AKA Kilo Hip hop music Juan Martinez, better known by his stage name Down AKA Kilo, is an American rapper from Oxnard, California. Martinez was born in Oxnard; his parents were illegal immigrants from Mexico. Growing ...more

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Drake Bell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Drake Bell Pop punk, Rock music, Pop rock Jared Drake Bell, is an American actor and singer-songwriter. He began his career as an actor in the early 1990s, with an appearance on Home Improvement. Bell also appeared in several ...more

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Flipmode Squad is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Flipmode Squad Hip hop music, Rap music The Conglomerate is a production crew and musical group, founded and fronted by rapper Busta Rhymes. The first Flipmode album debuted in 1998 with The Imperial, Rampage and Rah Digga went on to ...more

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Flobots is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Flobots Alternative hip hop, Political hip hop, Rock music The Flobots are a rock and hip hop musical band from Denver, Colorado, formed in 2000 by Jamie Laurie. Flobots found mainstream success with their major label debut Fight with Tools, featuring ...more

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Forever The Sickest Kids is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Forever The Sickest Kids Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music Forever the Sickest Kids is an American pop punk band from Dallas, Texas. The band first signed with Universal Motown Records and released their debut album, Underdog Alma Mater, on April 29, ...more

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Gabriella Cilmi is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Gabriella Cilmi Crossover jazz, Pop music, Vocal jazz Gabriella Lucia Cilmi is an Australian singer-songwriter. In 2008, Cilmi was awarded six ARIA Music Awards, including Single of the Year and Best Female Artist. Her debut album, Lessons to Be ...more

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Graham Colton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Graham Colton Pop music, Rock music Graham Colton is an American singer-songwriter from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. His most recent album, Lonely Ones, was released on January 21, 2014. Colton's songs have been featured on numerous ...more

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Gregori Chad Petree is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Gregori Chad Petree Gregori Chad Petree is a musician who is also best known as guitarist and co-lead vocalist of the American, new wave/indie/rock band Shiny Toy Guns.

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Imajin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Imajin Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Imajin is an American R&B boy band that is known for their hit "Shorty" featuring Keith Murray. The group also made a version of this song with Mr. Cheeks of the rap group The Lost ...more

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India.Arie is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
India.Arie Pop music, Neo soul, Folk music India Arie is a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer. She has sold over 3.3 million records in the US and 10 million worldwide. She has won four Grammy ...more

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Jamie Laurie is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Jamie Laurie Alternative hip hop, Indie, Alternative rock James Laurie better known by his stage name Jonny 5, is the singer and founder of the American musical group, Flobots. He is the only member who has been with the band since its inception in ...more

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Jay Sean is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Jay Sean Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop Kamaljit Singh Jhooti, better known by his stage name Jay Sean, is a British singer-songwriter and rapper. He debuted in the UK's Asian Underground scene as a member of the Rishi Rich Project ...more

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Jim Jones is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Jim Jones Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap Joseph Guillermo Jones II, better known by his stage name Jim Jones, is an American Rapper from Harlem, New York City, New York. Jones, an original member of hip hop collective The Diplomats, is ...more

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John LeCompt is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
John LeCompt Heavy metal, Alternative rock, Alternative metal John Charles LeCompt is an American musician who has been part of the Little Rock heavy metal music scene since the mid-1990s. He has been associated with a number of bands, ranging from the ...more

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JoJo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
JoJo Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop Joanna Noëlle Blagden Levesque, better known by her stage name JoJo, is an American singer, songwriter and actress. Raised in Foxborough, Massachusetts, she performed in various singing ...more

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Joseph Milligan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Joseph Milligan Joseph Milligan is a member of the American rock band Anberlin. He is the group's lead guitarist, one of the lead songwriters and one its founding members. Milligan wrote most of the music and ...more

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Kat DeLuna is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Kat DeLuna Hip hop music, Dancehall, Pop music Kathleen "Kat" Emperatriz DeLuna is an American R&B singer-songwriter, recording artist and dancer. Born in The Bronx to Dominican parents, DeLuna began pursuing a career as a ...more

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Kate Earl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Kate Earl Pop music, Soul music Kate Earl is an American singer-songwriter.

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Kevin Rudolf is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Kevin Rudolf Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music Kevin Winston Rudolf is an American musician, singer-songwriter and music producer. Born and raised in New York City, New York, Rudolf began writing songs at a young age. He has written, or ...more

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Kid Cudi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Kid Cudi Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Trip hop Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, better known by his stage name Kid Cudi, is an American recording artist and actor from Cleveland, Ohio. After moving to Brooklyn, New York, with aspirations of ...more

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Leighton Meester is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Leighton Meester Synthpop, Emo, Dance music Leighton Marissa Meester is an American actress and singer. Meester starred as Blair Waldorf on The CW's teen drama series Gossip Girl. She has also appeared in the 2010 country drama film ...more

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Lil Jon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Lil Jon Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap Jonathan Smith, better known by his stage name Lil Jon, is an American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and DJ. He was a member of the group Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, which he ...more

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Lil' KeKe is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Lil' KeKe Chopped and screwed, Southern hip hop Marcus Lakee Edwards, better known by his stage name Lil' Keke, is an American hip hop recording artist from Houston, Texas and original member of the Southern hip hop collective Screwed Up

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Lindsay Lohan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Lindsay Lohan Pop music, Teen pop, Dance-pop Lindsay Dee Lohan (born 2 July 1986) is an American actress, model and pop music singer. Lohan started in show business as a child fashion model for magazine advertisement and television ...more

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Lydia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Lydia Pop punk, Indie rock Lydia is an indie rock band from Gilbert, Arizona, formed in 2003.

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Matt Wertz is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Matt Wertz Rock music Matt Wertz is a film producer.

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MC Ren is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Universal Motown Records Group 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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Melissa Jimenez is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Melissa Jimenez Pop music, Rhythm and blues

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Natalie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Universal Motown Records Group Complete Artist Roster
Natalie Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Natalie Nicole Alvarado, better known simply as Natalie, is an American R&B singer and songwriter.