Top 10 Best Hip Hop Artists


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41Beastie BoysThe Beastie Boys are an American Rap/Rock group that was formed in 1981 by its three original members, Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz, and Adam "MCA" Yauch.

Best artist ever, not only do they do awesome songs, but they do awesome music videos. - jack2244

Come on Man Beastie Boys should at least be at top three. Their songs are so unique.

This list is trash.. License to ill is going on 30 years old and still goes hard..

Why they aren't number 1 I have no clue

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Yall trippin if futuristic isn't at least top 20. He is a totally independent artist that fought his way to get were he is today and deserves no less. Just listen to his latest album "The Rise" on Soundcloud or YouTube!

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44Nate DoggNathaniel Dwayne Hale, better known by his stage name Nate Dogg, was an American rapper, singer, and actor. He was known as one of the pioneers of West Coast hip hop. He was noted for his membership in rap trio 213 and his solo career in which he collaborated with Dr. Dre, Eminem, Warren G, Tupac Shakur, more.

Nate Dogg was legendary. He killed every chorus line and made those tracks recognizable hits. - Mcgillacuddy

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45De La Soul

People don't know what hop hop is anymore.

46J Cole

Lyrically one of the best rappers ever

He is... of the best 10

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Krs One will always be a good rapper not a great rapper he will always stay in his postion at the top he did do a great job of making a name for himself good rapper.

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49TygaTyga is a rapper that was born November 19, 1989. He was popular in 2012 and is best known for dating Kylie Jenner while she was still a minor.

Hell yeah he's dope and brought back swag vote for him

I love your music you're the best of all. Collo de massive from Kenya

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50CommonLonnie 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.

In a League of his own. Lyrically incredible and completely unique. Flow and Rhythm unlike anyone. - itsalways420

51Kool G RapNathaniel Thomas Wilson, better known by his stage name Kool G Rap is an American rapper from the Corona neighborhood of Queens, New York City.

This is a joke how far down the list he is!

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55The Black Eyed PeasThe Black Eyed Peas is an American hip hop group, consisting of rappers,, Taboo, and singer Fergie.V1 Comment

His cool man pitbull is the man of hip-hop

Pit is just a passing fad. Something different, flashy, but nothing outstanding or unique unless you count being Hispanic unique? NOT! has little to do with talent.

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57LudacrisChristopher Brian "Chris" Bridges, better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper, entrepreneur, and actor.V4 Comments
58Kid Ink
59KollegahFelix Antoine Blume, better known by his stage name Kollegah, is a German rapper of Canadian descent born on August 3rd, 1984. He is one of Germany's most critically acclaimed and well known hip hop musicians, whose usage of multisyllabic rhyme schemes, double entendres and doubletime rapping heavily more.
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