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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 Years1

    10 Years

    Post-grunge, Alternative rock

    AlbumsKilling All That Holds You, The Autumn Effect, Division, Into the Half Moon, Minus the Machine

    10 Years is an American alternative metal band, formed in Knoxville, Tennessee in 1999. The...  more
  • 2NE12


    K-pop, Hip hop

    AlbumsCollection, To Anyone, GO AWAY, 2NE1, 2NE1

    2NE1 was a South Korean girl group composed of Bom, CL, Dara, and Minzy, formed by YG...  more

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    #4 of 59 The Best YG Entertainment Artists Ever, Ranked#6 of 139 The Best K-pop Girl Groups Of All-Time

  • 504 Boyz3

    504 Boyz

    Hip hop music, Southern hip hop

    AlbumsGoodfellas, Ballers, Hurricane Katrina: We Gon Bounce Back, Wobble Wobble

    504 Boyz were an American hip hop group led by Percy Miller, aka Master P of No Limit Records...  more

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    #79 of 103 The Best Musical Artists From Louisiana#106 of 124 The Best Southern Rappers of All Time

  • 4


    Pop music, Dance-pop
    5cero6 are an Costa Rican pop group, which formed in San José. The 5cero6 signed to Universal...  more
  • 98 Degrees5

    98 Degrees

    Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music

    AlbumsThis Christmas, 98 Degrees and Rising (Christmas disc), 2.0, Revelation, 98 Degrees and Rising

    98 Degrees (stylized as 98°) is an American pop and R&B vocal group consisting of four...  more

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  • Aaliyah6


    Hip hop music, Pop music

    AlbumsAaliyah, One in a Million, I Care 4 U, Age Ain't Nothing but a Number, Back & Forth

    Aaliyah Dana Haughton (; January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001) was an American singer, actress,...  more

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    The Best Songs Feat. Aaliyah#131 of 602 The Best Female Vocalists Ever

  • Absynthe Minded7

    Absynthe Minded

    Pop music, Rock music

    AlbumsNew Day, Acquired Taste, Fille Me Up (Best of), There Is Nothing, History Makes Science Fiction EP

    Absynthe Minded is a Belgian rock band, around frontman, vocalist and guitarist Bert Ostyn....  more
  • Acroma8


    Rock music, Post-grunge


    Acroma is an alternative rock band originally formed in Salt Lake City, Utah. They released...  more
  • Afterhours9


    Noise rock, Alternative rock

    AlbumsHai paura del buio?, Quello che non c'è, Germi, Ballate per piccole iene, Non è per sempre

    Afterhours is an Italian alternative rock band. The name is a tribute to the same-titled...  more
  • 10


    Pop music, Folk music

    AlbumsI Midvintertid - En Jul På Gotland, Stolt, Skynda att älska, Alska Mej, En samling

    Ainbusk are a pop/folk vocal group from Gotland, Sweden. Formed in 1983, Ainbusk are best...  more
  • Alcazar11


    Disco, Pop music

    AlbumsCasino, Dancefloor Deluxe, Alcazarized, Disco Defenders, Alcastar

    Alcazar is a Swedish Eurodance group which has established themselves as one of Sweden's most...  more

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    #167 of 1,019 The Worst Bands & Musicians of All Time#77 of 226 The Best Eurodance Bands/Artists

  • Alfa Mega12

    Alfa Mega

    Hip hop music

    AlbumsI Am Alfamega

    Grand Hustle Records (formerly Grand Hustle Entertainment), also known as Hustle Gang Music,...  more
  • Ali13


    Hip hop music, Pop rap

    AlbumsHeavy Starch

    Ali was the cousin and son-in-law of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Ali may also refer to: Ali...  more
  • Ali & Gipp14

    Ali & Gipp

    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...  more
  • Ali Zafar15

    Ali Zafar

    Sufi rock, Pop music

    AlbumsHuqa Pani, Masty, Jhoom

    Ali Zafar (Urdu: علی ظفر ‎; born 18 May 1980) is a Pakistani singer-songwriter, model, actor,...  more

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    #232 of 242 The Hottest Men Of 2019, Ranked#10 of 12 The Best Sufi Rock Bands/Artists

  • Alice DeeJay16

    Alice DeeJay

    Euro-trance, Vocal trance

    AlbumsBack in My Life, Who Needs Guitars Anyway?, Better Off Alone, The Lonely One, Celebrate Our Love

    Alice DeeJay was a Dutch Eurodance group from Amsterdam formed in 1999. The group was founded...  more
  • Alicia Villarreal17

    Alicia Villarreal

    Latin American music

    AlbumsCuando El Corazón Se Cruza, Lo más nuevo y lo mejor, Soy lo prohibido, Orgullo de mujer

    Martha Alicia Villarreal Esparza (born August 31, 1971) known simply and professionally as...  more
  • Alien Ant Farm18

    Alien Ant Farm

    Nu metal, Rock music

    AlbumsMovies, ANThology, Up in the Attic, truANT, Greatest Hits

    Alien Ant Farm is an American rock band that formed in Riverside, California, United States,...  more

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    #1011 of 1,728 The Best Rock Bands of All Time#42 of 254 The Best Bands With Animal Names

  • All Envy Aside19

    All Envy Aside

    Rock music, Alternative rock
    All Envy Aside, formerly known as Envy, is a five-piece rock band formed in Platteville,...  more
  • Alphaville20


    Synthpop, New Wave

    AlbumsCatching Rays on Giant, Afternoons in Utopia, The Singles Collection, Stark Naked and Absolutely Live, Prostitute

    Alphaville is a German group which gained popularity in the 1980s. The founding members were...  more

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    #244 of 465 The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s#346 of 461 The Best Current Pop Groups/Singers

  • Alter Bridge21

    Alter Bridge

    Progressive metal, Rock music

    AlbumsAB III, Blackbird, Live at Minneapolis, One Day Remains, Fortress

    Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists...  more

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    The Best Alter Bridge Albums of All Time#186 of 392 The Greatest Heavy Metal Bands Of All Time

  • Anastacia22


    Blue-eyed soul, Disco

    AlbumsFreak of Nature, Pieces of a Dream, Anastacia, Not That Kind, Heavy Rotation

    Anastacia Lyn Newkirk (; born September 17, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter, producer...  more

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    #698 of 739 The Best Singers of All Time#21 of 198 The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years

  • Andrew Stockdale23

    Andrew Stockdale

    Neo-psychedelia, Heavy metal

    AlbumsKeep Moving, Keep Moving

    Andrew James Stockdale (born 20 July 1976) is an Australian rock musician, singer and...  more
  • Andy Clockwise24

    Andy Clockwise

    Indie, Pop music

    AlbumsClassic FM (Act One), Alice May + 100 Points

    Andy Clockwise is an Australian-born musician, performer, writer, producer, and...  more
  • Another Animal25

    Another Animal

    Rock music, Heavy metal

    AlbumsAnother Animal, Stone, Fade Away

    Another Animal is a hard rock supergroup formed by members of Godsmack, Ugly Kid Joe, and...  more