Bands/Musicians Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster

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

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Alecia Elliott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Alecia Elliott is a former contemporary country music singer and actress. She was discovered by Lorrie Morgan, who was impressed by her demo recordings in the mid-1990s. Elliott issued her first ...more

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Allison Moorer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rock music, Folk music
Allison Moorer is an American alternative country singer and the younger sister of Shelby Lynne. She signed to MCA Nashville in 1998 and made her debut on the U.S. Billboard country charts with ...more

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Anthony Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Ralph Anthony Smith is an American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer. As a musician, Smith recorded his first album, If That Ain't Country, on Mercury Nashville Records in ...more

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Ashton Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Ashton Delilah Shepherd is an American country music singer-songwriter. She was first signed to Universal Music Group Nashville's MCA Nashville division in April 2007. Her 2008 debut album ...more

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Asleep at the Wheel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country, Western swing
Asleep at the Wheel is an American country music group that was formed in Paw Paw, West Virginia, but is based in Austin, Texas. Altogether, they have won nine Grammy Awards since their 1970 ...more

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Bernard Fanning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Indie pop, Rock music, Folk music
Bernard Fanning is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer and frontman of Australian alternative rock band Powderfinger from its formation in 1989 to ...more

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Big House is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Big House Country
Big House is an American country music band based in Bakersfield, California. Grounded in the Bakersfield Sound, originally, the band consisted of Monty Byrom, David Neuhauser, Chuck Seaton, ...more

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Billy Currington is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
William Matthew "Billy" Currington is an American country music artist. Signed to Mercury Nashville Records in 2003, he has released five studio albums for the label: 2003's Billy ...more

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Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybea... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville 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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Bobbie Cryner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Phyllis "Bobbie" Cryner is a country singer-songwriter. She released her debut album, the bluesy Bobbie Cryner, in 1993 on Epic Records. The album featured six original Cryner songs, ...more

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Bon Jovi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music
Bon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey. Formed in 1983, Bon Jovi consists of lead singer and namesake Jon Bon Jovi, pianist and keyboard player David Bryan, and drummer ...more

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Brenda Lee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Pop music, Rockabilly, Country
Brenda Mae Tarpley, known as Brenda Lee, is an American performer and the top-charting female vocalist of the 1960s. She sang rockabilly, pop and country music, and had 47 US chart hits during ...more

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Brian McComas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Brian McComas is an American country music artist. Originally signed to Mercury Nashville Records in 2001, McComas charted two minor singles in 2001 and 2002. A year later, he switched to Lyric ...more

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Burch Sisters is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Burch Sisters Country
The Burch Sisters was an American country music trio composed of sisters Cathy, Charlene and Cindy Burch. Their debut single, "Everytime You Go Outside I Hope It Rains," was their only ...more

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Carter Stanley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Traditional bluegrass, Old-time music, Bluegrass
Carter Glen Stanley was a bluegrass music lead singer, songwriter, and rhythm guitar player. He formed "The Stanley Brothers and The Clinch Mountain Boys" band together with his ...more

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Chance is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Chance Country
Chance was an American country music group composed of Jeff Barosh, Mick Barosh, John Buckley, Jon Mulligan and Billy Hafer. The group recorded one album for Mercury Nashville in 1985 which ...more

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Chely Wright is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Richell Rene "Chely" Wright is an American country music singer and gay rights activist. On the strength of her debut album in 1994, the Academy of Country Music named her Top New ...more

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Chris Stapleton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Bluegrass, Country, Southern rock
Chris Stapleton is an American country, bluegrass, and rock musician signed to Universal Music Group Nashville. He is an established songwriter. with four number one songs including the 5-week ...more

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Coldwater Jane is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Coldwater Jane Country
Coldwater Jane is an American country music duo signed to Mercury Records Nashville. It is composed of Brandon Jane and Leah Crutchfield, who are sisters from Lucedale, Mississippi. The duo ...more

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Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Rock and roll, Country
Conway Twitty was an American musician and singer. He had success in the country, rock, R&B, and pop genres. He held the record for the most number one singles of any act, with 40 No. 1 ...more

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Daisy Dern is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
Daisy Dern is an American country music artist. Signed to Mercury Records in 2002, Dern released one single, "Gettin' Back to You", which charted on the Hot Country Songs charts. An ...more

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David Lee Murphy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
David Lee Murphy is an American country music artist. Signed to MCA Nashville Records in 1994, Murphy made his first appearance on the Billboard country charts that year with "Just ...more

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David Lynn Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
David Lynn Jones Country
David Lynn Jones is an American country music singer-songwriter. Between 1987 and 1994, Jones released four studio albums. He also charted four singles on Billboard Hot Country Singles & ...more

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David Nail is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Country
David Brent Nail is an American country music artist. In 2002, he debuted the single "Memphis" from an unreleased album for Mercury Records Nashville. Five years later, he signed with ...more

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Donavon Frankenreiter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Universal Music Group Nashville Complete Artist Roster
Soft rock, Surf rock, Surf music
Donavon Frankenreiter is an American musician and surfer. He is a long-time friend of Jack Johnson and his debut self-titled album was released in 2004 on Johnson's Brushfire Records through ...more