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

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10cc is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Classic rock, Pop music, Rock music
10cc are an English rock band founded in Stockport, England, who achieved their greatest commercial success in the 1970s. The band initially consisted of four musicians – Graham Gouldman, Eric ...more

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12 Stones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Nu metal, Christian alternative rock, Post-grunge
12 Stones is an American Christian post-grunge band that was formed in 2000 in Mandeville, Louisiana. As of January 1, 2015, 12 Stones band members consist of Paul McCoy, Eric Weaver, Sean ...more
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12012 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Nu metal, Progressive metal, Pop music
12012 is a Japanese visual kei rock band. Formed in 2003 in Osaka Prefecture, the group centers its work around the concept of "madness inside a human". 12012 is also the penal code ...more
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Gayoon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
K-pop
Heo Ga-yoon (born May 18, 1990), better known by the mononym Gayoon, is a South Korean singer and actress. She is a former member of South Korean girl group 4Minute and its sub-group 2Yoon.
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2PU is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Nu metal, Rap metal
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3Ball MTY is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Latin house, Tribal house
3BallMTY is a Mexican pop DJ trio from San Nicolas de los Garza, Mexico. The "DJ Collective" was formed in 2009 by three teenage DJs - Erick Rincon, Sergio Zavala, and Alberto ...more
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4Minute is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
K-pop, Hip hop, R&B
4Minute was a five-member South Korean girl group formed in 2009 by Cube Entertainment. The members of the group were Nam Ji-hyun, Heo Ga-yoon, Jeon Ji-yoon, Kim Hyun-a, and Kwon So-hyun. The ...more
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98 Degrees is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music
98 Degrees (stylized as 98°) is an American pop and R&B vocal group consisting of four vocalists: brothers Nick and Drew Lachey, their friends Justin Jeffre, and Jeff Timmons. The group ...more

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A Vacant Affair is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
A Vacant Affair
Progressive rock, Post-hardcore
A Vacant Affair is a 5-piece Singaporean post-hardcore band that was formed in 2004. The band is one of the first few groups to bring heavier music to the mainstream audience and reach the local ...more
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A'Cappella ExpreSSS is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
A'Cappella ExpreSSS
Vocal jazz, A cappella
A'Cappella ExpreSSS is a professional a cappella group from Russia, consisting of six members: soprano Narine Jinanyan, tenor Max Kostra, soprano Katya Nadareishvily, baritone Anton Kasatkin, ...more
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A*M*E is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B
Aminata Kabba, better known as A*M*E, is a Sierra Leonean-born British singer-songwriter. A*M*E was born in Freetown, Sierra Leone on 13 December 1994. In 2011, Kabba was scouted and signed by ...more
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A-ha is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Adult album alternative, Synthpop, New Wave
A-ha is a Norwegian band formed in Oslo in 1982. The band was founded by Morten Harket, Magne Furuholmen and Paul Waaktaar-Savoy. The group initially rose to fame during the mid-1980s after ...more

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A-Teens is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Pop music, Eurodance, Europop
A-Teens was a Swedish pop music group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed by Niklas Berg in 1998 as an ABBA tribute band called ABBA Teens and later renamed to A-Teens. They were composed of Marie ...more
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A.N.I.M.A.L. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Nu metal, Thrash metal, Latin metal
A.N.I.M.A.L. was a Groove metal band from Argentina. The band was founded by the singer and guitarist Andrés Giménez in 1992 under the name of "Animal", but due to legal ...more
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A1 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Pop music, Teen pop, Dance-pop
A1 are an English-Norwegian pop group that formed in 1998. The line-up consists of Christian Ingebrigtsen, Mark Read and Ben Adams. Original member and founder Paul Marazzi was a member from ...more

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Tech N9ne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop
Aaron Dontez Yates (born November 8, 1971), better known by his stage name Tech N9ne (pronounced "tech nine"), is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and ...more

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Aasim is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Hip hop music
Aasim (born Leroy Watson in Jamaica, Queens, New York) is an American rapper, who first began rapping at the age of 12, and signed his first record deal with Schott Free of Loud Records at 17. ...more
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Abandon All Ships is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Synthpop, Emo, Electro
Abandon All Ships was a Canadian electronicore band from Toronto, Ontario. Formed in 2006, the group was signed domestically to Universal Music Canada via Underground Operations, along with an ...more
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ABBA is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Synthpop, Disco, Pop music
ABBA (Swedish pronunciation: [²abːa]) are a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972 by Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. The group's ...more

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Ace of Base is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Adult contemporary music, Dancehall, Pop music
Ace of Base was a Swedish pop group, originally consisting of Ulf Ekberg and three siblings, Jonas Berggren, Linn Berggren and Jenny Berggren. The group released four studio albums between 1992 ...more

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Adam Blake is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Pop music, Electronic music, Dance music
Adam Blake (born Adam John Blake, 25 January 1976, Reading, Berkshire, England) is an English producer, musician and songwriter, best known as founder member of the electronic music band Zoot ...more
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Adam Perry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Rap rock, Rapcore, Alternative rock
Adam Perry (born 29 December 1969), also known by his stage name The Yin, is a British musician. He is known as the drummer of the bands A and the Bloodhound Gang, as well as the production team ...more
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Adassa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Reggaeton
Adassa (born February 5, 1987) is an American reggaetón, dance, r&b, pop singer-songwriter also known as the "Reggaetón Princess".
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Adele is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Pop, R&B, Soul
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (; born 5 May 1988) is an English singer-songwriter. After graduating from the BRIT School in 2006, Adele signed a recording contract with XL Recordings. In 2007, she ...more

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Admiral Freebee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Blues-rock, Rock music, Country
Tom Van Laere (born 1975), better known by his stage name Admiral Freebee, is a Belgian singer-songwriter. He took his stage name from the Jack Kerouac novel On the Road. Admiral Freebee is also ...more