Bands/Musicians Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster

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List of Roc Nation artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Roc Nation roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Roc Nation 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 Roc Nation 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 Roc Nation.

A list made up of artists like Rihanna and Alicia Keys.

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

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Alexis Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Dance music Alexis Jordan is an American singer and actress from Columbia, South Carolina. Jordan rose to fame as a contestant on the first season of America's Got Talent in 2006. After being eliminated ...more

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Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul Alicia Augello Cook, known by the pseudonym Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had previous record ...more

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Andrea Martin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Andrea Louise Martin is an American actress and comedian. She has appeared in films such as Black Christmas, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, on stage in productions such as ...more

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Beanie Sigel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop Dwight E. Grant, better known by his stage name Beanie Sigel, is an American rapper from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is a former member/artist of Dame Dash Music Group and Roc-A-Fella Records ...more

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Bridget Kelly is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Bridget Kelly Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues Bridget Kelly, is an American singer and songwriter from New York City, New York. In 2008, Kelly, a pop and R&B recording artist, who has written songs for fellow American singers such as ...more

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Calvin Harris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Progressive music, Synthpop, New Wave Adam Richard Wiles (born 17 January 1984), known professionally as Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, singer, songwriter, and record producer. His debut studio album I Created Disco was released ...more

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Casey Veggies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music Casey Jones, better known by his stage name Casey Veggies, is an American rapper from Inglewood, California. Since 2007, the young artist has released five independent record label mixtapes ...more

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Chase & Status is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Dubstep, Oldschool jungle Chase & Status are an English electronic music production duo composed of Saul Milton and Will Kennard. In addition, MC Rage & Andy Gangadeen also make up the live band. The duo are from ...more

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Clipse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music Clipse was an American hip hop duo, formed by brothers Gene "No Malice" Thornton and Terrence "Pusha T" Thornton, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, in 1992. The group is ...more

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Daniel Merriweather is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Neo soul Daniel Paul Merriweather is an Australian R&B recording artist. Merriweather's debut solo album, Love & War, was released in June 2009. It entered the UK Albums Chart at number two. It ...more

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D‐Nice is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Soul music Derrick Jones, better known by his stage name D-Nice, is an American disc jockey, beatboxer, rapper, producer and photographer who began his career in the mid-1980s with the hip hop group Boogie ...more

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No I.D. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Midwest hip hop, East Coast hip hop Ernest Dion Wilson (born June 28, 1971), professionally known as No I.D., formerly Immenslope, is an American hip hop and R&B music producer from Chicago, Illinois. Wilson is also a disc ...more

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G4SHI is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
G4SHI Hip hop music Labinot "Larry" Gashi better known by his stage names The Kid Gashi, later just Gashi and G4SHI, is an ethnic Albanian rapper and singer originally from Kosovo. He has had success with ...more

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Hugo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hugo Blues-rock, Bluegrass, Country Hugo Chakrabongse Levy, known under the mononym Hugo or Thai name Chulachak Chakrabongse son of Narisa Chakrabongse and his British father, is a singer-songwriter. Based in New York City and ...more

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J. Cole is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rhythm and blues Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist, songwriter and record producer from Fayetteville, North Carolina. Cole first received ...more

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Jay Electronica is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Experimental hip hop Timothy Elpadaro Thedford, better known by his stage name Jay Electronica, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer from New Orleans. Electronica first gained significant ...more

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Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name Jay Z, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is one of the most financially successful hip hop artists and entrepreneurs in ...more

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K Koke is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
K Koke Hip hop music Kevin Georgiou, better known by his stage name K. Koke, is an English rapper of Greek Cypriot descent from Stonebridge, North West London.

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Lab Ox is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Lab Ox Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music Darren Billy, Jr., professionally known as Lab Ox, is an American hip-hop, R&B, Rock, R&B, Urban and pop producer from Houston, Texas. He has produced and written songs for artists and ...more

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M.I.A. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Worldbeat Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam, better known by her stage name M.I.A., is an English recording artist of Sri Lankan Tamil heritage. She is also a songwriter, painter and director. ...more

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Makeba Riddick is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Urban contemporary, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Makeba Riddick is a singer-songwriter who has been active since 2005. She is originally from West Baltimore, Maryland, US. Currently she is managed by Jay-Z's record label and production house, ...more

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Mark Ronson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music Mark Daniel Ronson is an English musician, DJ, singer, and record producer. While his debut album Here Comes the Fuzz failed to make an impact on the charts, his second album, Version, reached ...more

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Melanie Fiona is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Reggae, Contemporary R&B Melanie Fiona Hallim, known professionally as Melanie Fiona, is a Canadian R&B recording artist. She was born and raised in Toronto. She started her career in 2002 as part of a Canadian ...more

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Memphis Bleek is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop Malik Cox, better known by his rap name of Memphis Bleek or "Bleek", is as American rapper mainly known for his tenure with Roc-a-Fella Records and CEO of his own label Get Low ...more

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Noisia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Dubstep, Techstep, Neurofunk Noisia, stylized as NOISIΛ, is an Dutch electronic music trio consisting of members Nik Roos, Martijn van Sonderen and Thijs de Vlieger from Groningen, Netherlands. They produce a wide variety ...more

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Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop Robyn Rihanna Fenty, known by her stage name Rihanna, is a Barbadian singer, actress, and fashion designer. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, her career began upon meeting record producer Evan ...more

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Rita Ora is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Neo soul, Rock music, Hip Hop Rita Sahatçiu Ora is a British singer, songwriter and actress. Her debut studio album, Ora, released in 2012, debuted at number one in the United Kingdom. The album contained the UK ...more

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Samantha Ronson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rock music, Pop rock Samantha Judith Ronson is an English singer-songwriter and DJ who lives in Santa Monica, California.

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Sander van Doorn is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music Sander van Doorn is a Dutch electronic dance music producer and DJ. He is listed at DJMag's top 100 djs list, debuting at #32 in 2006, then moving up to #13 in 2008, being #10 in 2009, up to #12 ...more

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Santigold is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop Santi White, better known by her stage name Santigold, is an American singer and producer. Her debut album Santogold was released to positive reviews in 2008. Her second album Master of My ...more

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Sean Garrett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Garrett Hamler, better known by his stage name Sean Garrett, is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. He has produced eighteen number one singles in only seven years of producing ...more

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Stargate is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B Stargate is a Norwegian record producing and songwriting team, composed of Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, based in New York City. The team's genres include R&B, pop, ...more

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Sugababes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Girl group, Urban contemporary, Synthpop The Sugababes are an English pop girl group, formed in 1998 with founding members Siobhán Donaghy, Mutya Buena and Keisha Buchanan. Their debut album, One Touch, was released in the UK ...more

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Symbolyc One is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Symbolyc One Hip hop music Larry D. Griffin Jr., professionally known as Symbolyc One or S1, is an American music producer from Waco, Texas. He founded the group Strange Fruit Project and is signed to Kanye West's Very ...more

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The Smeezingtons is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Doo-wop, Pop music The Smeezingtons are a songwriting and record producing team, consisting of Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence and Ari Levine. The Smeezingtons were established in Los Angeles, California. Their ...more

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The Ting Tings is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Synthpunk, Synthpop, New Wave The Ting Tings are a British musical duo, consisting of Katie White and Jules De Martino. They formed in December 2007 while based at Islington Mill Studios in Salford, Greater Manchester. White ...more

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Timbaland is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rap music, Alternative hip hop Timothy Zachery Mosley, better known by his stage name Timbaland, is an American rapper, record producer, and songwriter. Timbaland's first full credit production work was in 1996 on ...more

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Wale is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Go-go Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, better known by his stage name Wale, is an American rapper from Washington, D.C.. He rose to prominence in 2006, when his song "Dig Dug" became popular in ...more

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Willow Smith is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop Willow Camille Reign Smith is an American singer, actress and dancer. She is the daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, and the younger sister of Jaden Smith and half-sister of Willard ...more

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YDG is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Roc Nation Complete Artist Roster
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