Bands/Musicians Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster

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List of Def Jam South artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Def Jam South roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Def Jam South 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 Def Jam South 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 Def Jam South.

List is made up of artists like Ludacris and Rick Ross.

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

If any musical artists are missing from this Def Jam South artists list, you can add them at the bottom of the list. (8 items)

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David Banner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rapcore, Pop rap Lavell William Crump, better known by his stage name David Banner, is an American rapper, record producer, and occasional actor. Born in Jackson, Mississippi, Banner graduated from Southern ...more

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DJ Khaled is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Southern hip hop Khaled Khaled, better known by his stage name DJ Khaled, is an American record producer, radio personality, rapper, DJ and record label executive. He is a radio host for the Miami-based urban ...more

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Lil' Scrappy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Contemporary R&B Darryl Kevin Richardson II better known by his stage name Lil Scrappy is an American rapper. Richardson was discovered by producer and performer Lil Jon while performing at a bar, when a fight ...more

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Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop Christopher Brian "Chris" Bridges, better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and actor. Along with his manager, Chaka Zulu, Ludacris is the ...more

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Mannie Fresh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Bounce music, Southern hip hop Byron O. Thomas, professionally known by his stage name Mannie Fresh, is a rapper and hip-hop producer who is best known for his work with Cash Money Records from 1993 to 2005 and one half of ...more

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Playaz Circle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Southern hip hop, Crunk Playaz Circle is an American hip hop duo from College Park, Georgia, signed to the Def Jam Recordings record label, composed of rappers 2 Chainz and Dolla Boy.

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Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Mafioso rap William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper. In 2009, Ross founded the record label Maybach Music Group, on which he released his studio albums ...more

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Young Jeezy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Def Jam South Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Pop rap Jay Wayne Jenkins, better known by his stage name Young Jeezy or simply Jeezy, is an American hip hop recording artist from Atlanta, Georgia. He is the de facto leader of Southern hip hop group ...more