Best Hip Hop Artists of 2012Camnewtonmoney
The Top Ten
Had the best year by far in 2012. I love Eminem, but he can't be the number one hip-hop artist of 2012 when he didn't even release anything that year. It just doesn't make sense, no disrespect to the legend Eminem though
Obviously the best artist no question. Nobody is as talented
Just listen to Cruel Summer!
To the world Ft. R Kelly
I don't like Ft. Good Music
He is amazingly genius lyricist and great with word-play.
And what is Lil Wayne and Drake doing here?
Eminem could be first, BUT in 2012 he hasn't done anything so sadly he can't be first :( so its Kanye all the way for me :D
Watch the throne was a great album and mercy was a great song - CamnewtonmoneyV 1 Comment
Eminem will always be number one. No one can compare to his lyrics. These new artists today are lame and one hit wonders, Eminem has been number one since his infinite album.
He is the King of Hip Hop and once he dies so dos Hip Hop no question about that he is the King and every one else dos not compare to him. Eminem KING OF HIP HOP!
Way better than Wiz Khalifa. Eminem is the king of everything.
Eminem is the only MC on this list with good lyrics, he had style and class and his lines flow. I am actually a rapper, and it takes one to know one. Eminem is arguably the best (popular) rapper, and all of his tracks are dope and he has his own unique style that nobody else has. Lil Wayne and Drake have similar styles, same with Kanye west. In my opinion, Eminem is the best on this list.V 19 Comments
Drake had the best year take care was a nice album not to mention he was featured on almost track he stayed consistent with hit after hit the whole year something a lot of artists including Lil Wayne couldn't do
Drake is arguably a rap master
Drake is awesome. His Take Care album sold 600,000 copies in like the first few days. No one can top that.
Drake is the best right now
Hip/Hop album of the year enough said
Big Sean was on fire with his album Finally Famous A$$ till I die mercy you name it. - Camnewtonmoney
Been my favorite rapper for many years big sean for life!
This list is genuinely atrocious, how is lil wayne no1 if anything he declined majorly in popularity! Kendrick actually impacted hip hop in a way that no one has since kanye first came out basically - good kid, M.A.A. D city was easily one of the best of the year and the most likely to save hip hop from so many waack rappers on this list
Hottest mc of the year by far. He is bringing back real hip-hop.
Kendrick Lamar should at least be in 10th place love you dude
One of the best rappers of all time! Not just 2012V 3 Comments
Three words Watch The Throne - Camnewtonmoney
I love this chick shes awesome I met her two times and it was really cool I love her so much and she is my idol! I beez in the trap
She have the song is more fun and make me happy than every hip hop song I don't know why
Nicki is differnt from most rappers I like that
Don't know exactly why I enjoy his music. Some of the lyrics he spills are sick! And some are trash. I am not gonna hate on anyone else, but I wouldn't just judge someone for no reason.
His style is classic
Lil Wayne is one of the best artists ever
the Carter IV
The Boss but some songs suckV 11 Comments
I only read up to this guy because I was hoping to find him, or Snoop Dogg. Because in 2011 or 2012 the two of them collaborated to make "Young, Wild & Free", which had a fun melody like a hip, jumpy one which is kind of like part modern day melody, part 90's hip hop. Wiz Khalifa was incredible. I just love rapping the first verse. It's so fun to rap! Since Snoop Dogg has been rapping since 1991, and my Dad likes him, (and anyone my dad listens to is probably more talented than my artists) I thought he'd be better than Wiz Khalifa. But I guess that since he's been rapping that long, that's why he went easy on it, like Linkin Park. In 2017 up until Chester passed away, they took it easy. They turned into a POP BAND. Bruh, how did I get from Wiz Khalifa to Linkin Park?! Geez, I'm stupid. But Devin has a different kind of flow. He has a different rap strategy and speaks loudly with spirit like Eminem, MGK, NF, Ludacris, Jay-Z, etc. Keep up the excellent work Devin, how was "Mac & Devin ...more
I love wiz so much all his songs be craken!
Wiz is the best
His music is sickV 1 Comment
NUMBER 20! Seriously just hear Life Is Good and he'll be number 1 in your list
Nas is the king of rap. He put in his dues LONG TIME AGO and if drake is a "rap master." THEN NAS IS A RAP GOD!
Mac Miller is one of the few artists out there with a variety of sounds and lyrics. I can put on a Mac Miller album/mixtape and listen all the way through because I never get bored with his raps. Amazing.
Been listening since lasers. I love this dude.
Rack city and faded and make it nasty were all great hits an his album was good - Camnewtonmoney
Tyga can take any beat and make it hot
Although I don't like chris brown so mutch because of the rihanna incident... I will say I'm impressed with his career he has made a big comeback for sure... Lately he has been a little hit maker.
He had a couple of hits and was featured in some hits - Camnewtonmoney
I think he should be on the top ten list
Leave chris alone about the Rihanna incident that was in 2009 is't 2013 he is 10 time better than eminen and kanye wst put together so back offV 1 Comment
2 chainz should be number top 5 he has done some awesome doets with kanye west like birthday
Pitbull really made an impact this year - rain over me, give me everything were just awesome.
I like feel this moment better with Christina Aguilera
He will go down as the best rapper of not only this year but this decade!
Eminem has fallen off just face it,stans
Strange clouds is the best
Don't even have to tell you how good Joey is! BEAST COAST!
The godfather of present day artists... Ahmm sorry the doggfather I mean! Just listen to nuthin but a g thang
Kid cudi should be in top 10
Kid ink should be first - Avion-sterling14
I think mgk has a lot to offer an I would like to see more of him... Lace up
The greatest hip hop artist ever. Has a very clear and sweet voice. He should be at number 1
Mike kicks ass. So underrated.
Meek Mill is higher than that... Easy top five.
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Best lyrical music, originality.
A real artist, how is lilwayne first?
He's better than ill upchuck Wayne
The greatst under ground rapper that speaks the truth illmind of hopsin# really lil wayne he's whack rap is dead hopsin is keeping it alive kanye to G.O.O. D music
Sickest rhymes out, if not hopsin who is the best. Only if he was more popular he would kill other rappers, Lil wayne and Drake got nothing on this sick n**** who doesn't do it for money
I love your music
Frank Ocean is the BEST hip hop singer there is! He is so great! He has a solo album apart from being with O.F.W.G.K.T.A. and every album he is a part of is just FANTASTIC! His vocals are so beautiful that you can't stop listening to them. I hope you love him enough to make him in the top ten! He may not be the best, but I wanted to give him the credit that may have been ignored.
Rozoy is the best rapper alive he must be no1 that's why they call him the boss
He has all the slaps that are playing in the clubs
Is one of the most prolific rapper's in hip-hop. Not since Tupac has an emcee been able to tell a story with the intellect and use of metaphor as Jeezy. His albums have a theme and he remains true to that theme throughout. He is never over shadowed by his guest emcee's and he has a firm grasp on his audience what they want and how to deliver. He is not commercial yet so his music is raw and uncommercial. The fact that his is not on this list is indication that you are hi-hop novice and not officiandos.
Recently signed with Shady Records. Yela is definitely better than Mac Miller or Pitbull!
Macklemore is The Best
He is the king when it comes to this game
The best hip hop artist in the Iran
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