Best West Coast Rapperscopkiller The best from the West. Who's the best rapper from the Westcoast.
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Cube revolutionized rap, particularly gangsta rap. Cube and Eminem are the most controversial rappers of all time. Cube was writing lyrics for dre and the world class wreckin cru, as well as eazy e when he was 16-17 years old. Young talent like that cannot be overlooked. He was the powerhouse in NWA and once he left, he destroyed them with his diss track "No Vaseline". He completely took out a whole group. You cannot deny his skill. Cube is the best in the west
First of all 2pac should not be here because it said from the west and he is from New York but if it said best west coast rapper yes he should be here but it said from the west so no he should not be here. anyway ice cubes first album was great with good storys bout the street and his 2nd album was even better since he got really political and rapped about loads of different problems in america and owned nwa with one of the best diss songs ever. he was part of the most influential rap group and him himself has also made great influence. he is just a great rapper his voice and flow makes him sound so op definitely the best from the west and 2nd best west coast rapper
I don't care what pac fans say, pac never made an album better than amerikas most wanted or death certificate. Cube is king of west, being the best lyricist of NWA he practically made gangsta rap.
Ice Cube is the best...V10 Comments
He brought the west back after a relative silence. King of the west now! After red album drops he will hold the thrown for a long time
brought the west coast back after 2pac and easy e
Game did it again. The documentary 2 on the shelf. He still proves he is worthy being KING OF THE WEST
Documentary 2 and still going hardV8 Comments
For me I will choose snoop as number one in west coast rapper and also number one gangstar rapper
Snoop doggy dogg is my favorite rapper. I even like his reggae
Snoopy! Great Voice, coolest rapper... and mich More! He should be number 1 - BillyReaAnderson
Blood moon year of the world if my favorite albumV2 Comments
Honestly real fans of west coast rap would definitely know and maybe not believe, but if we're true fans, would be aware of the fact that without a doubt 2pac was the most influential of rappers in the west, not just for the core fans but even people that didn't care for rap we're bumping his jams. Not to mention he was at this point in his career only an estimated halfway through it before his tragic death. To have as little music as he did compared to ice cubes works for him to be where he was at was nothing less than insanely impressive. #1 worthy no questions asked.
PAC is the best selling rapper in the west cost he is just the best even dead he still had great albums because he is the chosen one period
No rapper has represented the west coast as much as 2pac.
Pac or Cube is the bestV17 Comments
Eazy E, the man that brought Compton on the map. he will allways be my greatest
Number 1; the king of Compton and Godfather of Westcoast rap! Born lived and died in Compton City; Dre day was only Eazy's pay day... If he had lived maybe he would have taken a cut of Eminem too
What is Snoop Lion and The Game doing ahead os Eazy E
Man why is Eazy this far back he should be up there with Cube and Pac not wit Snoop and Ice-TV5 Comments
Dr dre is one of the best westcoast rappers and deserves the second position, not only his lyrics but his beats are simply the dopest. He is the mentor of eminem... What else can we say.. He is the producer who can rap and control the maestro! DR DRE
Dre made the careers of 50 Cent, Eminem, Snoop Dogg and The Game. He even worked on the career of Nas. He made two of the greatest rap albums ever "The Chronic" and "2001". I could write do much more than this, but people already have written about it
Id go as far to say that Dre is the FATHER of West coast rap. He is the reason why most of these top fivers are even on this list.
Best rapper of all timeV5 Comments
Great potential for someone this young has the same type of point of view Tupac had.
Currently the new king of the west coast, his got the game in a choke hold. His released Good Kid, M.A.A.D City which is already taken as a classic
Now this list is before TPAB, right? This guy gave west coast actual meaning. It is hard to deny that the west had a raher lyrical drag compared to the east coast, but this guy showed that the west is equally capable or lyrically conscious music, and the only difference is sound. King Kendrick Forever.V3 Comments
Just listen to his verse on 'Check Out Time'
Lorenzo is a monster. His flow and lyrics are so underrated. I loved the actor they got to be him in the movie, played him well. I feel like Ren was far more talented than Eazy and got significantly less respect. I can't really compare him to Cube cause Cube just had that persona that stood out. I feel like they are both equally as talented, but eazy doesn't belong anywhere near Ren. Ren was the man.
Come On! MC Ren actually wrote lyrics for Dre and Eazy. How can he be ranked under them? One of the most underrated rapper.
SO underrated. People think eazy e is better than ren. Ha. that's funny. Ren wrote all of his lyrics. Listen to final fronteir - LegitGames12V6 Comments
His credits include the classic no one can do it better and ghostwriting the chronic by dr.dre.V2 Comments
His lyrics are second to none but of course since he didn't blow up like the others on the list he gets overlooked but definitely a wordsmith like no other on the west coast in my humble opinion
Nope, not just the creator of Pimp My Ride, Xzibit is origionaly a great rapper and claimed by the westcoast. He reaped hard and also made sure that the garage he used in his show was the most westside-relative garage in California, Westcoast Customs. - UnEtH
Go listen to whats the difference then you will see why he's underrated
Very underrated, one of the original gangsta rappers. Also good music for people who love the funky hip hop.
most underated rapper ever and best gangster rapper of all time
Amerikka's Nightmare is one of my favourite albums ever, Spice 1 had such good storytelling and had a wicked flow. So talented but so underrated.
Because he from OaklandV1 Comment
Considered a pioneer in westcoast hip-hop.
One of the best Gangsters ever. His songs have a lot of meaning. Not like today's rap
This man represented and still represents Compton and west coast rap all his life. He is 47 years old and releasing LP's for goodness sake!V2 Comments
Westside Connections member WC has shown some of the charactaristics we miss in Biggie Smalls but can put his own origional westcoast spin on the tracks. One of the best westcoast rappers around. - UnEtHV1 Comment
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