Republic Records Wiki, Artists, Albums, Contact and Net Worth

Republic Records is home to some of the best selling artists in the world. It is the label Ariana Grande is signed to also superstars such as Drake, Kid Cudi, Metro Boomin, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and more.

The record label is a division of Universal Music Group after its acquisition in 2000 from the founders.

Republic Records

The music outfit has made huge deals with movie producers and studios in the past by handling their soundtracks. Some of these movies include Fifty Shades of Grey by Universal Pictures and Spiderman: Into the Spider Verse by Sony Pictures.

Republic Records has also had its own fair share of controversy as it is common in the music industry. In 2020, the label imprint dropped the word “Urban” and this was following the Black Lives Matter protests in June 2020 sparked by the death of George Floyd.

Republic Records Wiki and History

The label was founded in 1995 by two brothers, Avery & Monte Lipman at their kitchen table. They were working at different record companies at that time according to Avery Lipman before they decided to put out their first record, Bloodhouse Gang.

In 2000, Universal Music Group bought out the label with the brothers having different executive roles later. Six years later, Universal Republic Records was formed and Ariana Grande was signed to the label in 2011. Universal Republic Records returned back to Republic Records in 2012 shorty after signing The Weeknd.

Universal Republic Records

Over the years, the record label has been associated with other imprints such as Cash Money Records, Young Money Entertainment, Big Machine Label Group, Brushfire Records, XO and more.

Company Profile

Founded

1995

Owners

Universal Music Group (UMG)

Founders

Monte Lipman & Avery Lipman

Type

Private

CEO

Monte Lipman

Parent Organization

Universal Music Group

Industry

Music

Headquarters

New York City, NY, United States.

Official Website

Republic Records

Employees

51 – 200

Republic Records Artists

It is important to note that some of the artists have strategic deals with the label and are not directly under it. In some cases, it might just be a distribution deal or a deal between the artist’s label and Republic Records.

Republic Records Artists

Here is a list of all artists signed or associated with the label as at February, 2021.

Artist Country Record Label Associated With
Bahamas USA Brushfire Records
Akon Senegal
Zee Avi Malaysia Brushfire Records
Aziatix USA Cash Records
The Band Perry USA Republic Nashville
Birdman USA Cash Money Records
Thomas Azier USA Casablanca Records
3 Doors Down USA
AFI USA
Birds of Tokyo USA Lava Records
James Blake United Kingdom
Euro USA
Angelina Jordan Norway
Craig Wayne Boyd USA Dot Records
Black Atlass Canada XO Records
B. Smyth USA Young Money Entertainment/Cash Money Records/We the Best/Motown Records
Eli Young Band USA Republic Nashville
Aminé USA
The Cab USA
Benee New Zealand
Bow Wow USA Cash Money Records
Caskey Sierra Leone Cash Money Records
Bria Lee USA
Drake Canada Young Money
Jeremy Zucker USA
Jessie J UK Lava Records
Ace Hood USA Cash Money Records
Dev USA
Gotye Australia
Paris Hilton USA Cash Money Records
Hollywood Vampires USA
DNCE USA
James Graham UK
Ben Howard USA
Greta Van Fleet USA Lava Records
Paris Jackson USA
Gudda Gudda USA Young Money
Jack Johnson USA Brushfire Records
Kash Doll USA
Jessica Sanchez USA
Mystikal Bahrain Cash Money Records
Lindsay Lohan USA Casablanca Records
Isabela Merced USA
Little Dragon Canada Loma Vista Recordings
James Morrison UK
Matt McAndrew USA
Nicki Minaj Trinidad and Tobago/USA Young Money
Mika UK
Amy Winehouse UK
Colbie Caillat USA
The Weeknd Canada XO
Christina Milian USA Young Money
Tim Westwood USA Cash Money Records
Yung Gravy USA
Crystal Castles Canada Casablanca Records
Weezer USA
Matt Costa USA Brushfire Records
Maty Noyes USA
Mat Kearney USA
Lil Tecca USA Galactic Records
The Young Professionals USA Casablanca Records
Kavinsky USA Casablanca Records
Kid Cudi USA
Youngblood Hawke USA
Klangkarussell Austria Casablanca Records
Lil Wayne USA
Lil Twist USA Young Money
Limp Bizkit USA Cash Money Records
Shawn Mendes Canada Island Records
Vado USA Cash Money Records
Sundance Head USA
The Lonely Island USA
Metro Boomin USA
Animal Liberation Orchestra UK Brushfire Records
Volbeat Denmark
Andy Black USA Lava Records
UnoTheActivist USA
Anthony Ramos USA
Snow Patrol UK
Us The Duo USA
Taylor Swift USA Taylor Swift Productions, Inc. (Joint Deal)
Rilès France
Rose Villain Italy Eddie O Entertainment (Joint Deal)
Zendaya USA Hollywood Records (Joint Deal)
Kevin Rudolf USA Cash Money Records
ZillaKami USA Hikari-Ultra Records
SosMula USA Hikari-Ultra Records
Sarah Hyland USA
The Score USA
Sage the Gemini USA
The Royal Concept USA Lava Records
The Secret Sisters USA
Conan Gray USA
Phantogram USA
TWICE South Korea JYP Entertainment
RDGLDGRN USA
Push Baby USA School Boy Records
Pearl Jam USA
The Presets USA Casablanca Records
Rhye USA Loma Vista Recordings
The Soundtrack of Our Lives Sweden Sweden
Post Malone USA
PSY South Korea P-Nation
TXT South Korea Big Hit Entertainment
Pop Smoke USA Victor Victor Worldwide
Zach Gill USA Brushfire Records
Liam Payne UK Capitol Records (Joint Deal)
Ariana Grande USA
Kim Viera USA
Stromae Belguim
G. Love UK Brushfire Records
Hailee Steinfeld USA
The Avett Brothers USA American Recordings
Ghost Sweden Loma Vista Recordings
Tyga USA Young Money
Tessanne Chin Jamaica
Sfera Ebbasta Italy
Stafford Brothers USA Cash Money Records
Chelsea Cutler USA
King Charles USA
Sawyer Fredericks USA
Cut Copy UK Loma Vista Recordings
Josh Kaufman USA
Flaw USA
Black Sabbat US/Canada Deal with both Vertigo and Republic.
Sofia Carson USA Hollywood Records (Joint Deal)
Maxi Trusso Argentina Pirca Records
Brynn Cartelli USA
Danielle Bradbery USA
Trans-Siberian Orchestra USA/Siberia Lava Records
Andy Bull USA
Dionne Bromfield USA
Alex Clare USA Island Records
Charles Hamilton USA
Godsmack USA
Ski Mask the Slump God USA Victor Victor Worldwide
City Morgue USA Hikari-Ultra Records
He Is We UK
Florence and the Machine (US) UK
Cassadee Pope USA Republic Nashville
Florida Georgia Line USA Republic Nashville
Christina Grimmie USA Island Records
Angel Haze USA
Peter Gabriel UK
Chris Richardson USA Cash Money Records
Mayer Hawthorne USA
Marc E. Bassy USA
Neil Halstead USA Brushfire Records
SoMo USA
Owl City USA
The Naked and Famous New Zealand
Otto Knows USA Casablanca Records
NAV Canada XO
Oh Wonder UK Island Records (Joint Deal)
Picture This Republic of Ireland
Oleander USA
Natalie La Rose Suriname Netherlands
Of Monsters and Men Iceland
Shanell USA Young Money
Pacific Air USA
Julia Michaels USA
Jonas Brothers USA
Justine Skye USA Roc Nation
Maluca USA
Lorde New Zealand Lava Records
Clare Maguire USA
Damian Marley Jamaica Tuff Gong
Adrian Marcel USA
Ida Maria Norway Lava Records
Seth MacFarlane United States
(G)I-dle South Korea Cube Entertainment
Lifer USA
Get Scared Fearless Records
Kalin and Myles USA
Lyn Lapid USA/ Philippines
Kiana Ledé USA
Cory Gunz USA Young Money
The Last Bison
Mushroomhead USA

Republic Records Albums

Artists under Republic Records over the years have released albums that have been certified, Silver, Gold, Platinum and even more than once. Even some of them have bagged Grammys awards and nominations over the years.

For a complete list of their albums, check Wikipedia here.

Republic Records Contact

You might want to contact Republic Records for a different number of reasons. The most likely reason is that you are an independent artiste who intends to submit his demo. If that’s you read an instruction on how to easily get signed below.

How to Get Signed to Republic Records

  1. Have a strong social media profile although it is not really necessary.
  2. Make sure you have a long list of songs that you have recorded and prepared.
  3. You can make memes with your song and go viral. That will gain their attention.
  4. You can submit your demo to the company’s email address.
  5. Keep grinding!

To contact, Republic Records, you can go via UMG. Send your message to either 1-888-474-4979 or [email protected]

Republic Records Net Worth

The record label is worth over $300 million although we have no accurate figure yet.