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XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

Updated June 14, 2019 11.2k views73 items

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.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different artists, including Alicia Keys and Adele.

This page can help answer questions like, "Who are the best XL Recordings bands?" and "Which artists are signed by XL Recordings?"

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  • 1
    Adele is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Adele

    Pop, R&B

    Albums21, 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... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Alicia Keys

    Hip hop music, Pop music

    AlbumsRemixed & 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 ... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Atoms for Peace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Atoms for Peace

    Electronic music, Experimental rock

    AlbumsAmok, 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... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Azealia Banks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Azealia Banks

    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop

    AlbumsFantasea, 1991, Broke with Expensive Taste, 212, Yung Rapunxel

    Azealia Amanda Banks is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Raised in the Harlem... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Backwoods Warriors is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Backwoods Warriors

    Grunge, Folk rock

    AlbumsOutlaw Anthems and Black Market Mantras, Backwoods Warriors

  • 6
    Badly Drawn Boy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Badly Drawn Boy

    Alternative rock, Indie folk

    AlbumsHave 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... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Basement Jaxx is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Basement Jaxx

    House Music,  Electronica

    AlbumsRemedy, Rooty, Scars, Kish Kash, Crazy Itch Radio

    Basement Jaxx are an English electronic music duo consisting of Felix Buxton and Simon... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Be your own PET is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Be your own PET

    Rock music, Garage punk

    Albumsbe your own PET, Extra Extra, Damn Damn Leash, Fire Department, Damn Damn Leash

    Be Your Own Pet was a four-piece punk/garage rock group from Nashville, Tennessee, United... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Beck Hansen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Beck Hansen

    Alternative hip hop, Anti-folk

    AlbumsOdelay, Sea Change, Mutations, Guero, Mellow Gold

    Beck Hansen (born July 8, 1970), known mononymously as Beck, is an American singer-songwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    Blue Roses is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Blue Roses

    Folk music

    AlbumsBlue Roses

    Laura Groves, an English musician originally from Shipley, West Yorkshire, England. Her debut... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Bobby Womack is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Bobby Womack

    Southern soul, Doo-wop

    AlbumsThe Poet II, Back to My Roots, Understanding, The Poet, At Home in Muscle Shoals

    Robert Dwayne Womack (; March 4, 1944 – June 27, 2014) was an American singer, songwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    Breakbeat Era is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Breakbeat Era

    Electronic music, Drum and bass

    AlbumsUltra-Obscene, Our Disease / Rancid, Bullitproof, Breakbeat Era, Ultra Obscene / Our Disease Tera

    Breakbeat Era was a short-lived British project, that combined the breakbeat talent of drum... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Cajun Dance Party is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Cajun Dance Party

    Indie, Indie rock

    AlbumsThe Next Untouchable, The Colourful Life, Amylase, Colourful Life, The Race

    Cajun Dance Party were a five-piece band based in London, England, United Kingdom. They... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Devendra Banhart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Devendra Banhart

    Psychedelic folk, Folk music

    AlbumsOh Me Oh My... The Way the Day Goes by the Sun Is Setting Dogs Are Dreaming Lovesongs of the Christmas Spirit, Niño rojo, Cripple Crow, Rejoicing in the Hands, Devendra Banhart / Jana Hunter

    Devendra Obi Banhart (born May 30, 1981) is a Venezuelan American singer-songwriter and visual... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    Discovery is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Discovery

    Indie pop, Electronic music

    AlbumsLP

    Discovery is the American indie rock, electronic recording project of Rostam Batmanglij, the... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Dizzee Rascal is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Dizzee Rascal

    Hip hop music, Bassline

    AlbumsBoy in da Corner, Showtime, Maths + English, The Fifth, Tongue n' Cheek

    Dylan Kwabena Mills (born 18 September 1984), better known by his stage name Dizzee Rascal, is... more on Wikipedia

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  • 17
    Ed O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Ed O'Brien

    Electronic music, Experimental rock
    Edward John O'Brien (born 15 April 1968) is an English guitarist and member of the alternative... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18
    Electric Six is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Electric Six

    Pop punk, New Wave

    AlbumsFire, Flashy, I Shall Exterminate Everything Around Me That Restricts Me From Being the Master, Don't Be Afraid of the Robot: Live at the Gold Dollar, Switzerland

    Electric Six is a six-piece American band from Detroit, Michigan. AllMusic describes their... more on Wikipedia

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  • 19
    Elvis Perkins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Elvis Perkins

    Folk rock

    AlbumsAsh Wednesday, Elvis Perkins in Dearland, All The Night Without Love, While You Were Sleeping

    Elvis Perkins (born February 9, 1976) is an American folk-rock recording artist. He released... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Empirion is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Empirion

    Industrial music, Electronica

    AlbumsAdvanced Technology, B.E.T.A., Jesus Christ, Narcotic Influence

    Empirion are a British industrial techno band, from Essex, England. They were formed in 1993,... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Ezra Koenig is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Ezra Koenig

    Alternative rock, Indie rock

    AlbumsI Could Be Wrong, The Junior Mint

    Ezra Michael Koenig (born April 8, 1984) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, record... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Faris Badwan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Faris Badwan

    Indie pop, Garage rock
    Faris Adam Derar Badwan (born 21 September 1986) is an English musician, best known as the... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Friendly Fires is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Friendly Fires

    Indie pop, Synthpop

    AlbumsLateNightTales: Friendly Fires, Pala, iTunes Festival: London 2011, Cross The Line EP, Photobooth

    Friendly Fires are an English band from St Albans, Hertfordshire, England. They are currently... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    Giggs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Giggs

    Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop

    AlbumsLet Em Ave It, Walk in da Park, Look What The Cat Dragged In, Don't Go There

    Nathaniel Thompson (born 11 May 1983), better known professionally as Giggs, is an English... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Gil Scott-Heron is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list XL Recordings Complete Artist Roster

    Gil Scott-Heron

    Spoken Word Soul, Fusion

    AlbumsBridges, Winter in America, The First Minute of a New Day, 1980, Secrets

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