XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

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

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  • Adele
    Pop, R&B, Soul
    • Albums: 21, 19, Make You Feel My Love, Adele Live at the Royal Albert Hall, Cold Shoulder
    Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born 5 May 1988) is an English singer-songwriter. After graduating from the BRIT School in 2006, Adele signed a recording contract with XL Recordings. In 2007, she received ...more
  • Alicia Keys
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul
    • Albums: Remixed & Unplugged in A minor, As I Am, Unplugged, Girl On Fire, The Diary of Alicia Keys
    Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American musician, singer, and songwriter. A classically-trained pianist, Keys was composing songs by age 12 ...more
  • Atoms for Peace
    Electronic music, Experimental rock, Alternative rock
    • Albums: Amok, Judge Jury and Executioner, Before Your Very Eyes..., Tamer Animals / Other Side, Default
    Atoms For Peace is a British-American electronic supergroup formed in late 2009 in Los Angeles, California. The group consists of Radiohead lead singer Thom Yorke, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, ...more
  • Azealia Banks
    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dirty rap
    • Albums: Fantasea, 1991, Broke with Expensive Taste, 212, Yung Rapunxel
    Azealia Amanda Banks is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Raised in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, Banks pursued an interest in musical theatre at a young age, studying at the ...more
  • Backwoods Warriors
    Grunge, Folk rock, Post-grunge
    • Albums: Outlaw Anthems and Black Market Mantras, Backwoods Warriors
  • Badly Drawn Boy
    Alternative rock, Indie folk, Indie rock
    • Albums: Have You Fed the Fish?, The Hour of Bewilderbeast, About a Boy, One Plus One Is One, It's What I'm Thinking
    Damon Michael Gough (born 2 October 1969, in Dunstable, Bedfordshire), known by the stage name Badly Drawn Boy, is an English indie singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Gough chose his stage ...more