Bands/Musicians Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster

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

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2 Pistols is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music
Jeremy Lemont Saunders, better known by his stage name 2 Pistols, is an American rapper and songwriter. He hails from Tarpon Springs, Florida. He has released two albums and a number of singles ...more

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3 Doors Down is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Nu metal, Rock music, Acoustic music
3 Doors Down are an American rock band from Escatawpa, Mississippi that formed in 1996. The band originally consisted of Brad Arnold, Todd Harrell and Matt Roberts. They were soon joined by ...more

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Ace Hood is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rap music, Contemporary R&B
Antoine McColister, better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper. He was born in Port St. Lucie, Florida and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida. He is signed to DJ Khaled's ...more

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Afroman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop, Funk
Joseph Edgar Foreman, better known by his stage name Afroman, is an American musician. He is best known for the hit single "Because I Got High". He was nominated for a Grammy award in

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After Midnight Project is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
After Midnight Project Alternative rock, Post-hardcore
After Midnight Project is an American rock band from Los Angeles, California. As of 2012, they are on hiatus, with a one night reunion show planned for 2014.

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American Yard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Reggae
American Yard aka AY is a global pop/reggae/hip hop trio that is signed to Konvict Ent/SRC/Universal Motown. The trio consists of Stacy-Ann from Kingston, Jamaica, Stevie English from London, ...more

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Aubrey O'Day is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop
Aubrey Morgan O'Day, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, fashion designer, reality television personality, and a former member of the girl group Danity Kane. Following discord among the ...more

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Avery is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Avery Pop punk, Synthpop, Pop music
Anna Marie Iannitelli, better known as Avery is an American singer-songwriter from Phoenix, Arizona. Her debut single and video, "Love Me or Let Me Go," was released on her YouTube ...more

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Barcelona is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Rock music, Emo, Indie rock
Barcelona is a band from Seattle, Washington. The band's sound is harmonious and piano-based with elements of rock. Formed in 2005, the band cites U2, Coldplay, Copeland, Death Cab for Cutie and ...more

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Bigg D is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Bigg D Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music
Derrick Baker, professionally known as Bigg D, is an American producer from Miami, Florida.

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Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybea... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Rock and roll, Soul music, Blues
Black Joe Lewis is an American blues, funk and soul artist influenced by Howlin' Wolf and James Brown. He formed Black Joe Lewis and The Honeybears in Austin, Texas in 2007. In March 2009, ...more

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Bow Wow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop rap
Shad Gregory Moss, better known by his stage name Bow Wow, is an American rapper, actor and television host. As Lil' Bow Wow, he released his first album, Beware of Dog in 2000 at age 13, which ...more

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Birdman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Hyphy
Bryan Williams, known by his stage name Birdman or Baby, is an American rapper, record producer and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of Cash Money Records and one half of the duo Big Tymers. ...more

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Bun B is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Southern hip hop
Bernard Freeman professionally known by his stage name Bun B, is an American rapper and was one half of the southern rap duo UGK. He is also a guest lecturer at Rice University, located in ...more

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Busta Rhymes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Ragga, Dancehall
Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr., better known by his stage name Busta Rhymes, is an American rapper, producer, and actor from Brooklyn. Chuck D of Public Enemy gave him the moniker Busta Rhymes, after ...more

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Chris Tabron is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Chris Tabron is a record producer, mixer, and engineer based in New York City. He is Chief Engineer at Red Bull Studios, NYC and a producer and engineer for Mirrorball Music, a production ...more

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JMSN is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music
Christian Berishaj, better known by his stage name JMSN, is an Albanian American singer-songwriter and record producer from Eastpointe, Michigan. Also a multi-instrumentalist, music engineer and ...more

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Colin Munroe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music
Colin Munroe is a Canadian singer-songwriter and record producer originally from North Gower, Ontario, who now resides in Toronto.

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Consequence is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Funk
Dexter Raymond Mills, Jr., better known by his stage name Consequence, is an American hip hop recording artist from Queens, New York City, New York. Consequence debuted in 1996, appearing ...more

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Corey Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
Corey Latif Williams, also known as simply Latif, is an American R&B singer and Grammy nominated songwriter. He was the winner of Teen People's Who's Next contest. He was a mentee of Teddy ...more

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Cory Gunz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Pop music, East Coast hip hop
Peter Cory Pankey, Jr., better known by his stage name Cory Gunz, is an American rapper from The Bronx, New York City, New York. He is the son of rapper Peter Gunz, from the duo Lord Tariq & ...more

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Crash Kings is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Crash Kings Alternative rock
Crash Kings is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 2006. The members are vocalist-keyboardist Antonio "Tony" Beliveau, his brother and bassist Mike Beliveau, and ...more

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Days Difference is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Days Difference Pop music, Rock music, Alternative rock
Days Difference was a pop/rock band that formed in Virginia Beach, Virginia in 2004. The quartet consists of Jeremy Smith, Jonathan Smith, Micah Ricks and Jeremiah Ricks. The group released ...more

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DJ Khaled is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Universal Motown 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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Down with Webster is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Universal Motown Complete Artist Roster
Hip hop music, Rap rock, Pop rock
Down with Webster is a Canadian rap rock band from The Beaches area of Toronto who signed with Universal Motown in April 2009. Down with Webster was originally formed for a middle school talent ...more