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

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

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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Pop

April 11, 2019 - Performed "Sweet But Psycho"

Amanda Ava Koci, known professionally as Ava Max, is an American singer and songwriter. She is best known for her single "Sweet but Psycho", which topped the charts in seventeen ...more
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Blues-rock, Heartland rock, Rock music

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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Indie, Folk rock, Soul

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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Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop
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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OneRepublic

May 17, 2019 - Performed "Rescue Me"

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Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

May 31, 2019 - Performed "New Eyes"

Adam Mitchel Lambert (born January 29, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter and actor. Since 2009, he has sold over 3 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide.Lambert rose to fame in ...more
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Art pop, Dark pop, Electropop

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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Blues-rock, Soul music, Punk rock

November 18, 2019 - Performed "Complainer"

Cold War Kids is an American indie rock band from Long Beach, California. Band members are Nathan Willett, Dann Gallucci, Matt Maust, Joe Plummer and Matthew Schwartz. Jonnie Russell and Matt ...more
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Halsey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
Brandon Brown added Electropop, Synthpop, Indie pop
Ashley Nicolette Frangipane (born September 29, 1994), known professionally as Halsey, is an American singer and songwriter. Her initial recognition came from her self-released music posted on ...more
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K-pop, Hip hop, EDM

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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R&B, Pop, Doo wop

November 6, 2019 - Performed "Wave"

Meghan Elizabeth Trainor (born December 22, 1993) is an American singer and songwriter. Trainor's work has been recognized with several awards and nominations, including a Grammy Award, Music ...more
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Classic rock, Pop music, Rock music

December 4, 2019 - Performed "Redemption Day"

Stephanie Lynn Nicks (born May 26, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter. Nicks is best known for her work as a songwriter and vocalist with Fleetwood Mac, and also for her chart-topping ...more
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Teyana Taylor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

April 18, 2019 - Performed "Issues/Hold On"

Teyana Me Shay Jacqueli Taylor (born December 10, 1990) is an American singer, actress, dancer, and model from Harlem, New York City. In 2005, Taylor signed a record deal with American musician ...more
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Indie pop, Psychedelic folk, Folk music

September 16, 2019 - Performed "When Am I Gonna Lose You"

Local Natives are an indie rock band based in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, USA. Their debut album, Gorilla Manor, was first released in the UK in November 2009, and later released in the US on ...more
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Pop music, Soul music

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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Chris Janson Country

October 25, 2019 - Performed "Good Vibes"

Christopher Pierre Janson (born April 2, 1986) is an American country music singer and songwriter. Janson has recorded two full-length albums, Buy Me a Boat and Everybody, through Warner Bros. ...more
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Toro y Moi Indie pop, Synthpop, Pop music

April 23, 2019 - Performed "Ordinary Pleasure"

Chaz Bear (born Chazwick Bradley Bundick; November 7, 1986), known professionally as Toro y Moi, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer and graphic designer. His music has taken on ...more
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Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

June 13, 2019 - Performed "Pearl Cadillac" from his latest album, "This Land"

Gary Lee Clark Jr. (born February 15, 1984) is an American musician from Austin, Texas. He is best known for his fusion of blues, rock and soul music with elements of hip hop. In 2011 Clark ...more
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Hip hop, Alternative hip hop, Pop

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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Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

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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Blues, Pop, Rock

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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Pop punk, R&B

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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Chaka Khan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Disco

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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LSD

April 24, 2019 - Performed "No New Friends"

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2 Chainz featuring Amerie is listed (or ranked) 25 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"