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Universal Records Complete Artist Roster

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

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10 Years is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Progressive rock
10 Years is an American alternative metal band, formed in Knoxville, Tennessee in 1999. The band consists of Jesse Hasek, Ryan Johnson, Brian Vodinh, and Lewis Cosby. The band's original lead ...more
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2NE1 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
2NE1 K-pop, Hip hop, R&B
2NE1 was a South Korean girl group composed of Bom, CL, Dara, and Minzy, formed by YG Entertainment in 2009. After appearing alongside boy band Big Bang in the song "Lollipop", a ...more
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504 Boyz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Southern hip hop
504 Boyz were an American hip hop group led by Percy Miller, aka Master P of No Limit Records recording artist from New Orleans, Louisiana formed in 2000 and disbanded in 2006. The group's name ...more
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5cero6 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B
5cero6 are an Costa Rican pop group, which formed in San José. The 5cero6 signed to Universal Records and released their debut single, "Le Pido a Dios", in 2002. The song went ...more
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98 Degrees is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music
98 Degrees is an American pop and R&B boy band consisting of four vocalists: brothers Nick and Drew Lachey, Justin Jeffre, and Jeff Timmons. The group was formed by Timmons in Los Angeles, ...more
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Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul
Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American singer, dancer, actress, and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan. At the age of 10, she appeared on the television ...more
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Absynthe Minded is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Jazz
Absynthe Minded is a Belgian rock band, around frontman, vocalist and guitarist Bert Ostyn. Their tracks contain a mix of thirties jazz, with a touch of funky soul, Balkan beats and Merseyside ...more
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Acroma is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Acroma Rock music, Post-grunge, Alternative rock
Acroma is an alternative rock band originally formed in Salt Lake City, Utah. They released one album, Orbitals in 2003 on Universal Records, before disbanding shortly afterwards.
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Afterhours is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Noise rock, Alternative rock, Indie rock
Afterhours is an Italian alternative rock band. The name is a tribute to the same-titled Velvet Underground's song.
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Ainbusk is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Ainbusk Pop music, Folk music
Ainbusk are a pop/folk vocal group from Gotland, Sweden. Formed in 1983, Ainbusk are best known for their single "Jag mötte Lassie" – frequently referred to simply as ...more
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Alcazar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Disco, Pop music, Electronic music
Alcazar is a Swedish Eurodance group which has established themselves as one of Sweden's most successful music groups both nationally and internationally with a string of hits since their debut ...more
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Alfa Mega is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
Cedric Zellars, better known by his stage name Alfamega, is an American rapper who was previously signed to T.I.'s Grand Hustle Records. Alfamega was born in Bankhead, Atlanta, Georgia, and he ...more
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Ali is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop rap, Rhythm and blues
Ali Jones, better known by his stage name Ali is an American rapper and member of the hip hop group St. Lunatics.
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Ali & Gipp is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Southern hip hop
Ali & Gipp are a rap duo which consists of Ali of the St. Lunatics, and Big Gipp of Goodie Mob. They first appeared together on the single Grillz, by Nelly and Paul Wall. They have recently ...more
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Ali Zafar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Sufi rock, Pop music, Folk music
Ali Zafar, is a Pakistani music composer, singer-songwriter, painter and actor. He started his singing career with the song Jugnuon Se Bhar Le Aanchal in the film Shararat, directed by Pakistani ...more
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Alice DeeJay is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Euro-trance, Vocal trance, Dance-pop
Alice DeeJay was a Dutch Eurodance group from Amsterdam formed in 1999. The group was founded by Dutch Company Violent Music. They are best known for their 1999 single "Better Off ...more
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Alicia Villarreal is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Latin American music
Alicia Villarreal is a Mexican singer.
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Alien Ant Farm is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Nu metal, Rock music, Rapcore
Alien Ant Farm is an American rock band that formed in Riverside, California, United States, in 1995. Their name comes from an idea original guitarist Terry Corso had about aliens and the Earth: ...more
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All Envy Aside is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
All Envy Aside Rock music, Alternative rock
All Envy Aside, formerly known as Envy, is a five-piece rock band formed in Platteville, Wisconsin, USA, in 2001. The band came to national attention after winning MTVu's Best Band on Campus ...more
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Alphaville is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Synthpop, New Wave, New Romanticism
Alphaville is a German group which gained popularity in the 1980s. The founding members were lead singer Marian Gold, Bernhard Lloyd, and Frank Mertens. The band was at first named "Forever ...more
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Alter Bridge is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
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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Anastacia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music
Anastacia Lyn Newkirk is an American singer, songwriter and producer. She started her career in 1983 as a dancer for hire and made regular appearances in the late 1980s on MTV's Club MTV. In ...more
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Andrew Stockdale is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Neo-psychedelia, Heavy metal, Stoner rock
Andrew James Stockdale is an Australian rock musician, he is the lead singer, lead guitarist and the only mainstay member of the rock band Wolfmother, which formed in 2000. In 2007, alongside ...more
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Andy Clockwise is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Indie, Pop music
Andy Clockwise is an Australian-born musician, performer, writer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist. Andy currently resides in Los Angeles. Clockwise likes to describe his style as ...more
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Another Animal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Universal Records Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Heavy metal, Post-grunge
Another Animal is a hard rock supergroup formed by members of Godsmack, Ugly Kid Joe, and Dropbox.