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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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OneRepublic

May 17, 2019 - Performed "Rescue Me"

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Blues-rock, Heartland rock, Rock music

April 19, 2019 - Performed "Shaking"

Melissa Lou Etheridge is an American rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, and activist. Her self-titled debut album was released in 1988 and became an underground hit. The album peaked at #22 on ...more
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Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop
Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and record producer. Her first major success came as a songwriter with childhood friend and producer ...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
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

June 6, 2019 - Performed "Live Wire"

Sheryl Suzanne Crow is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock, folk, country and blues. She has released eight studio albums, two ...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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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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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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YG ft. Tyga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
YG ft. Tyga

May 23, 2019 - Performed "Go Loko"

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Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

May 31, 2019 - Performed "New Eyes"

Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter, and stage actor. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana and raised in San Diego, California, he performed in amateur theatrical productions as a ...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 Clark, Jr. is an American guitarist and actor based in Austin, Texas. Clark shared the stage with various legends of rock and roll, and has stated that he is "influenced by blues, ...more
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Halsey is listed (or ranked) 13 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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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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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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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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Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

February 22, 2019 - Performed "Ever Again"

Robin Miriam Carlsson, better known by her stage name Robyn, is a Swedish recording artist. Robyn became known in the late nineties for her worldwide dance-pop hit "Do You Know" from ...more
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Pop punk, R&B

April 22, 2019 - Performed "Walk Me Home"

Alecia Beth Moore, better known by her stage name P!nk, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Originally a member of the girl group Choice, she rose to fame as an R&B artist with ...more
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Chaka Khan is listed (or ranked) 19 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"

Chaka Khan is an American singer-songwriter whose career has spanned four decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus. Often dubbed the "Queen ...more
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Blues, Pop, Rock

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

John Clayton Mayer is an American singer-songwriter and producer. He was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and raised in nearby Fairfield. He attended Berklee College of Music in Boston, ...more
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LSD

April 24, 2019 - Performed "No New Friends"

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Ella Mai is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' In 2019
R&B, Pop

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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Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock

March 15, 2019 - Performed "A Tight Ship"

David Gray is an English indie rock singer-songwriter. Gray released his first studio album in 1993 and received worldwide attention after the release of White Ladder six years later. It was the ...more
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Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

April 3, 2019 - Performed "One Less Day (Dying Young)"

Robert Kelly "Rob" Thomas is an American singer and songwriter. He is the primary songwriter and lead singer of the band Matchbox Twenty. Thomas also records and performs as a solo ...more
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Folk music, Indie rock

February 28, 2019 - Performed "Seventeen"

Sharon Van Etten is an American singer-songwriter from Brooklyn, New York.