Best Freestyle Rappers

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1EminemEminem, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, is an American rapper, actor and music producer born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Eminem has sold over 172 million albums making him the bestselling hip-hop artist of all time. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of D12 and (with Royce ...read more.

There is only one person who would give him a hard time and that's biggie smalls.
Just listen to Eminem in his songs. Then listen to his freestyles. You will see how good he is

His freestyles are better then his full songs

He's the greatest rapper ever, but Notorious B.I.G. would give him a hard flight

He's best rapper alive for sure.

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2Big LLamont Coleman (May 30, 1974 – February 15, 1999), best known by his stage name Big L, was an American hip hop recording artist, born and raised in Harlem, New York City, New York. Coleman embarked on his career in rapping, with the hip hop trio, Three the Hard Way. His first notable appearance came ...read more.

Big l spits faster, harder and better lyrics then eminem and anybody else when it comes to the free style game, if you listen to his free style with jay z you will understand what I mean. Jay z is a nasty freestyle atrist, but big l goes so fast and is so good that he makes him look slow and bad in comparison. Lamont Coleman #1

Are you kidding. For all of you guys who voted Eminem, go listen to some big l and tell me what you think. Big l rest in peace

his freestyles tell stories, flow perfectly, rhym perfectly, and straight up make oppents look stupid. RIP to the best freestyler EVER, bar none.

Big L is the greatest freestyler ever. Have you the 98 Freestyle? It was so good, it went on one of his albums.

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3Notorious B.I.G.Christopher George Latore Wallace, better known by his stage name, The Notorious B.I.G (a.k.a. Biggie Smalls), is consistently ranked as one of the best rappers of all time. The Notorious B.I.G was born May 21, 1972, he was born in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 24 The Notorious B.I.G was murdered ...read more.

Where brooklyn at! He is the best freestyler ever, how can Eminem be the first, biggie is a lyrical genius, the lyrics to his freestyle has deep meaning too... Rapping freestyle right from childhood has made him the finest freestyler... He would kill Eminem in freestyle.. If not in his songs

I love Eminem and I feel that he should be good against Biggie but I feel that Biggie is the greatest freestyler of all time. Em has some really good freestyles but when I hear Biggie, he is the most talented rapper of all time.

He doesn't compromise his flow, that's the beauty of Biggie's freestyles. Just listen to Where Brooklyn At

Should be #1 all day

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4Lil Snupe

Snupe didn't get a chance to blow up. He was 18 for a week and was going to be if not already the best ever

Even though he had a short rapping career of 3 years, most of his songs were based off freestyles. Snupe been freestyling since he was 6 and it is very rare to find freestyle artist like lil snupe in the 2010s Era with lots of potential. In a song he admitted he is freestyle king because there was no one to freestyle like the wacky rappers we have today.

Definitely should be in the top 5. I've never even heard him stumble

Snipe number 1 or 2 he dope at free styling

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5Kendrick Lamar

Come on man he deserves to be in top 10... !

I mean look at how terrorizes the rap game today

I'd keep moving Kendrick up in this... he does this gnarly flashcard freestyle and it sounds like he wrote because it's got punch lines, metaphors, jokes, and it's just fire af like all his freestyles - paolosecci

Kendrick is a beast

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6Jay-ZShawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name Jay Z, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and investor. He is best known for his album Reasonable Doubt.V1 Comment
7Meek Mill

Look I don't really know why I voted for him but I've been listening to him since I was a little kids so yeah he's been one of my childhood rapper since I was a baby and my dad always used to go to all the concerts and stuff yeah but he was a great rapper

All of his freestyles are straight fire. Don't believe me, go watch his moment for life freestyle on youtube.

Meek Mill's freestyles are better than most song of other rappers

Meek mill drop straight fire

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8King Los

King Los is amazing off the top. His vocabulary is insane and he flows seamlessly between instrumentals. He has two of the best 5 fingers of death freestyles and Sway ranks him with some of the greatest rappers to touch the mic. He should be at the top of this list. Eminem can freestyle but not as good as Los. Kendrick is also a great freestyler but he can't do it on the level Los.

King los is back at 36 but people that have LITERALLY never actually freestyled (pac, Dr. Dre, Kanye) off the top are top 10 just because you all recognize the name. Stop conforming to what people tell you are the best rappers and listen for yourself. Use your own brains. And when people ask for your top 5 give them YOURS not the typical "biggie, Eminem, Tupac, etc". If you think that so be it, but King los is the best freestyler since biggie, and I would even say he could out freestyle biggie timewise.

This dude is raw. Not many people can go in the booth without pen and paper and rip apart the mic for 10 even 20 minutes off the top of the head without it sounding redundant. This vocabulary is huge and his content is extensive. Incredibly underrated.

So underrated...

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9CommonLonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr., better known by his stage name Common, is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, film producer and poet from Chicago, Illinois.
10Eyedea

EYEDEA! 99 scribble jam champ, blaze battle winner, I mean come on if you win scribble then you should be up here. Look him up on YouTube

Eyedea never lost a battle. Eminem is good, but there are a lot of people who are better then him. Eyedea is also much better lyrically and can come back with better lines then most.

Eyedea was the greatest battler there ever was. People who don't think so just didn't get his punchlines.B.I.G. is my all time favorite rapper, but he doesn't have enough freestyle battles out there to consider him the best

Absolute best freestyle rapper there ever has been. He could go on for hours without stopping. Only reason is he is not high on this list is because he's not mainstream.

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The Contenders

11NasNasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known by his stage name Nas, is an American rapper. His album, Illmatic, is considered to be one of the best rap albums of all time . He is also considered to be one of the best rappers of all time.

Seriously, 32nd! He should be in the top 5. One of the best of all time.

He raps the truth no make up lines

He is meant to be on top 3.his lyrics are inspirational

12Canibus

He destroyed LL Cool J (come on people it isn't about how its produced but how its lyrically done)
He (in my opinion) destroyed Eminem because everyone is just saying' things as "Eminem didn't really battle him"
YES HE DID! AND HE LOST that's why he turned his ass to mainstream and ghostwriting while Canibus is working real hard down in the underground with no producers at all.
And now Bus is going after Royce 5'9 (Yes he dissed him real bad and Royce didn't answer)
Canibus deserves to be up at the top because he is destroying every rapper.
Dizaster is NEXT!

In my opinion, THE greatest freestyler out there... and I've heard Eminem spit fresh on the mic.

Seriously, Canibus makes albums irrelevant to the hip-hop industry with his lyrics.

The illest right now... there's no one on this planet capable of damaging him... but he did succumb to the hands of his alter ego in the song Rip Vs Poet Laureate

Canibus' only competition is himself since no other rappers have a skill level even close to his.

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13ProofDeShaun Dupree Holton better known by his stage name Proof, was an American rapper and actor from Detroit, Michigan. During his career, he was a member of the groups 5 Elementz, Funky Cowboys, Promatic and most notably, D12. He was a close childhood friend of rapper Eminem, who lived on the same block, ...read more.

How is proof not at least top 5 let alone top 10? Have any of you heard his freestyle with eminem on westwood? That 4th verse is mind blowing, "I know the truth so now I'm baring all, I made R Kelly confess he stole his first style from Aron Hall, a wack mc with a gun, I'm not one, when you see Kurt Kobain tell home bring back my shotgun" amazing just amazing

Even Eminem admits proof was a better freestyler than him. GOAT.

Best freestyle rapper to ever live

He's at least number two theirs no one better then em and him

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14TupacTupac Amaru Shakur, also known as 2Pac, was an American rapper and actor born on June 16, 1971 in East Harlem, New York. Tupac sold over 75 million records worldwide and has been referred to in multiple major publications such as Rolling Stone as one of the greatest music artists of all time. 2Pac was ...read more.

You kidding me! Ik Tupac ain't that good of a freestyle rapper but he can beat meek and lil Wayne. To me Tupac ain't the best freestyle rapper but he's the greatest rapper.

Tupac influenced me to love rap and I started rapping because of listening to his music. His freestyles will always be epic

2pac is Tupac!
He deserves to be in top 5!

Tupac is the best

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15J. ColeJermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer.

J.cole is a young artist who is known for sounding like drake. Like drake he will leave you in tears

Come on haven't you guys heard his songs he deserves to attract be in top 10 wet dreams is fire

J Cole is one of the realest rappers I have ever listened to

C mon J Cole is being underrated Lil Wayne can't Freestyle

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16Dr. DreAndre Romelle Young, better known by his stage name Dr. Dre, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics.V3 Comments
17Kid CudiScott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, better known by his stage name Kid Cudi, is an American recording artist and actor from Cleveland, Ohio.

The fact that rappers like Lil Wayne are getting more hype than this guy is beyond me. Compare their westwood freestyles and TRY to change my mind. You won't be able too by the way. Cudi is a lyrical genious.

kid cudi is an upcoming phenomenon, freestyling is just the beginning.

give him a chance, Westwood freestlye -

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19Lupe FiascoWasalu Muhammad Jaco (born February 16, 1982), better known by his stage name Lupe Fiasco, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He rose to fame in 2006 following the success of his debut album, Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor. He also performs as the frontman of rock band Japanese Cartoon ...read more.

Lupe Fiasco I one of the best freestyle rapping in world. Almost all of his songs have a meaning. That's why he's the 5th best in the world. No jokes about that. I you want proof battle him you are self! 1

His flow is unreal, but more impressive is that his freestyles have meaning and it's not just different versions of 'I'm great and...kill people'

I've been listening to his spits on radio while he freestyles and he's a rap genius! He's after nas I give him number 3

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