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The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019 

Jules Burke
Updated January 13, 2020 393 votes 69 voters 2.4k views 56 items

List Rules Vote up the best musical guests that have appeared on Ellen in 2019.

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Since everybody is already dancing, musical guests always meet the energy of The Ellen Show. Recent musical guests on The Ellen DeGeneres Show come in many forms. Some Ellen musical guests are legends of classic rock while other best musical guests on The Ellen Show are buzz-worthy rappers. Some great Ellen Show musical guests are even up-and-coming pop stars.

Who are some of the recent best musical guests on The Ellen Show? Billie Eilish has to be near the top. On April 1, the superstar performed “When the Party's Over,” from her debut album WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?. Lizzo was also a great Ellen Show musical guest when she performed “Juice” on January 29.

Miley Cyrus and Mark Ronson were one of the first Ellen Show musical guest of 2019 performing “Nothing Breaks Like a Heart” in January. Other good 2019 Ellen performances include Culture Club, Robyn, and Chaka Khan.

How will we ever determine which Ellen Show performance is the best? Help us decide by giving your favorites a thumbs up.

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April 1, 2019 - Performed "When the Party's Over"

Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O'Connell (born December 18, 2001), known professionally as Billie Eilish, is an American singer and songwriter signed to Interscope Records. Her first experience with ...more
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Willa Amai

May 28, 2019 - Performed "Trampled Flowers"

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January 29, 2019 - Performed "Juice"

Melissa Jefferson (born April 27, 1988), better known by her stage name Lizzo, is an American alternative hip hop artist based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is a founding member of indie hip ...more
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Genre: Hip hop music, Synthpop & Pop music; Nationality: Sweden

Albums: Robyn, Body Talk, Part 3, Robyn Is Here, Body Talk, + more

Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Island Records, Konichiwa Records, Cherrytree Records, Jive Records, + more

February 22, 2019 - Performed "Ever Again"

Robin Miriam Carlsson (born 12 June 1979), known as Robyn (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈrɔbʏn]), is a Swedish singer, songwriter and record producer. She arrived on the music scene with her 1995 ...more
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Sheryl Crow is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
Genre: Blues-rock, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Sheryl Crow, The Globe Sessions, Tuesday Night Music Club, The Very Best Of (Bradypus Series), Feels Like Home, + more

Labels: A&M Records, Warner Bros. Records

June 6, 2019 - Performed "Live Wire"

Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actress. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock, country, jazz, and blues. She has released ...more
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Labels: Starship Entertainment

September 25, 2019 - Performed "Oh My"

Monsta X is a South Korean boy band formed in 2015 by Mnet survival show No.Mercy. The group is employed by Starship Entertainment and is composed of seven members: Shownu, Wonho, Minhyuk, ...more
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Genre: Blues, Pop & Rock; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Continuum, Room for Squares, Heavier Things, Battle Studies, Born and Raised, + more

Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, Arista Records, Columbia, Aware Records

March 1, 2019 - Performed "I Guess I Just Feel Like"

John Clayton Mayer (; born October 16, 1977) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. Born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Mayer attended Berklee College of Music in Boston, ...more
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April 5, 2019 - Performed "The Bones"

Maren Larae Morris (born April 10, 1990) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer. She has released four studio albums. Her 2015 extended play, Maren Morris, charted ...more
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Brothers Osborne

April 2, 2019 - Performed "I Don't Remember Me (Before You)"

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Chaka Khan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
Genre: Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music & Disco; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Ask Rufus, Come 2 My House, Rufus, Masterjam, Chaka, + more

Labels: ABC Records, MCA Records, Burgundy Records, Reprise Records, Warner Bros. Records, + more

March 13, 2019 - Performed "Like Sugar"

Yvette Marie Stevens (born March 23, 1953), better known by her stage name Chaka Khan, is an American singer, songwriter and musician. Her career has spanned nearly five decades, beginning in ...more
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Genre: Pop punk and R&B; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: M!ssundaztood, I'm Not Dead, Funhouse, Dear Mr. President, Pink: Live in Europe, + more

Labels: LaFace Records, Jive Records, Arista Records, RCA Records

April 22, 2019 - Performed "Walk Me Home"

Alecia Beth Moore (born September 8, 1979), known professionally as Pink (stylized as P!nk), is an American singer and songwriter. Originally a member of the girl group Choice in 1995, LaFace ...more
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Albums: Do You Really Want to Hurt Me, Culture Club, Colour by Numbers, Move Away, Waking Up With the House on Fire, + more

Labels: EMI, Epic Records, Virgin Records

January 30, 2019 - Performed "Life"

Culture Club are an English rock group that formed in London in 1981. The band comprises Boy George (lead vocals), Roy Hay (guitar and keyboards), Mikey Craig (bass guitar) and Jon Moss (drums ...more
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Genre: Hip hop music, Pop music & Dance-pop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Under Construction, Supa Dupa Fly, Miss E ...So Addictive, Da Real World, This Is Not a Test!, + more

Labels: Atlantic Records, Violator, Elektra Records, The Goldmind Inc., East West Records

Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and philanthropist. She embarked on her music career with ...more
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Genre: Pop music and Soul music; Nationality: Sweden

Albums: Introducing, Uncover, She's Not Me, Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself

December 2, 2019 - Performed "Invisible"

Zara Maria Larsson (, Swedish pronunciation: [²sɑːra ˈlɑːʂɔn]; born 16 December 1997) is a Swedish singer and songwriter. At the age of 10, she achieved national fame in Sweden for winning ...more
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OneRepublic

May 17, 2019 - Performed "Rescue Me"

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Ella Mai is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019

February 11, 2019 - Performed "Shot Clock" and "Boo'd Up"

Ella Mai Howell (born November 3, 1994) is an English singer and songwriter. She is signed to DJ Mustard's label 10 Summers Records and has released three extended plays. Her most recent EP, ...more
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LSD

April 24, 2019 - Performed "No New Friends"

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2 Chainz featuring Ameri... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
2 Chainz featuring Amerie

May 29, 2019 - Performed "Rule the World"

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Genre: Blues-rock, Heartland rock & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Melissa Etheridge, Brave and Crazy, I'm the Only One, Lucky, Brother Bear 2, + more

Labels: Island Records

April 19, 2019 - Performed "Shaking"

Melissa Lou Etheridge (born May 29, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and activist. Her self-titled debut album Melissa Etheridge was released in 1988 and became an underground ...more
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Jacob Banks

Albums: Alive, The Monologue

March 20, 2019 - Performed "Chainsmoking"

Jacob Banks is a British singer-songwriter from Birmingham. Jacob became the first unsigned act to ever appear on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge. He supported Emeli Sande on her April 2013 UK tour. ...more
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Albums: Take Me To Church E.P., Sedated, Hozier

Labels: Island Records

April 9, 2019 - Performed "Almost (Sweet Music)"

Andrew Hozier-Byrne, known as Hozier (born March 17, 1990), is an Irish musician and singer-songwriter from Bray, County Wicklow. In 2013, he released his debut EP, featuring the hit single ...more
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April 16, 2019 - Performed "Peer Pressure"

James Michael Bay (born 4 September 1990) is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist. In 2014, he released his single "Hold Back the River", which has been certified platinum, ...more
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January 16, 2019 - Performed "Light On"

Margaret Debay Rogers is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and producer from Easton, Maryland. She rose to fame after her song "Alaska" was played to Pharrell Williams during a ...more
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Miley Cyrus & Mark Ronson

January 28, 2019 - Performed "Nothing Breaks Like a Heart"

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YG ft. Tyga is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
YG ft. Tyga

May 23, 2019 - Performed "Go Loko"