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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

Albums: The Original Soundtrack, Strawberry Bubblegum: A Collection of Pre-10CC Strawberry Studio Recordings 1969–1972, How Dare You!, … Meanwhile, Changing Faces: The Best of 10cc and Godley & Creme, + more

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

Albums: Potter's Field, 12 Stones, Anthem for the Underdog, Beneath the Scars, The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday, + more

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

Albums: Diamond, PLAY DOLLs, Not Obtain+1, Mar Maroon, 12012, + more

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
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

Albums: Your Fault

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3Ball MTY is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label

Albums: Quiero Bailar (All Through the Night), Inténtalo

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

Albums: 4Minutes Left, DIAMOND, HUH (Hit Your Heart), For Muzik, Heart to Heart, + more

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

Albums: This Christmas, 98 Degrees and Rising (Christmas disc), 2.0, Revelation, 98 Degrees and Rising, + more

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
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

Albums: Voice MeSSSage

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
Genre: Pop music, Dance-pop & Contemporary R&B; Nationality: United Kingdom

Albums: Need U (100%) (Remixes), Play the Game Boy (Remixes), Heartless

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

Albums: Hunting High and Low, Minor Earth | Major Sky, Take On Me, Stay on These Roads, Scoundrel Days, + more

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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#1,538 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time #783 of 1,728 The Best Rock Bands of All Time #415 of 784 The Best Singers of All Time

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A-Teens is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label

Albums: Super Trouper, New Arrival, Pop ’Til You Drop!, The ABBA Generation, The Abba Generation Remix, + more

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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#115 of 1,020 The Worst Bands & Musicians of All Time #129 of 226 The Best Eurodance Bands/Artists #35 of 143 The Best Europop Bands/Artists

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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

Albums: Poder latino, El nuevo camino del hombre, Usa toda tu fuerza, Animal 6, A.N.I.M.A.L., + more

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

Albums: The A List, Make It Good, Here We Come, Waiting for Daylight, Be the First to Believe, + more

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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#357 of 461 The Best Current Pop Groups/Singers #32 of 56 The Greatest Boy Bands of All Timelisted on The Best English Boy Bands

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Tech N9ne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Genre: Hip hop music, Horrorcore & Hardcore hip hop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Everready, Anghellic, Absolute Power, Klusterfuk, Vintage Tech, + more

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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The Best Tech N9ne Albums of All Time #1,077 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time #37 of 223 The Greatest Rappers Of All Time

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Aasim is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label
Genre: Hip hop music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Money Pit

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

Albums: Abandon All Ships, Geeving, Infamous, Malocchio, Infamous

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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#248 of 1,020 The Worst Bands & Musicians of All Time #88 of 115 The Best Screamo Bands of All Time #89 of 124 The Very Best Metalcore Bands

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ABBA is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Universal Music Group - Bands/Musicians on This Label

Albums: Fernando, Arrival, Thank You for the Music, Voulez-Vous, Gold: Greatest Hits, + more

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

Albums: Happy Nation, The Bridge, Singles of the 90s, Cruel Summer, Flowers, + more

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
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
Genre: Rap rock, Rapcore & Alternative rock; Nationality: England
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

Albums: Adassa, On the Floor, Kamasutra

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
Genre: Pop, R&B & Soul; Nationality: England

Albums: 21, 19, Make You Feel My Love, Adele Live at the Royal Albert Hall, Cold Shoulder, + more

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
Genre: Blues-rock, Rock music & Country; Nationality: Belgium

Albums: Wild Dreams of New Beginnings, Admiral Freebee, Songs, Wreck Collection - The Singles, The Honey & The Knife, + more

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