Best Rap Groups


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21 Slaughterhouse

Are you kidding me. Slaughterhouse is lyrics, lyrics, and more lyrics. They are probably the best lyrical rap group ever. However, don't blame me if you get too hooked to them as I did. Once you start listening to them, there is no way out.

I'm feeling like they should be top five dead or alive and that's just off two LP's.

What? I truly think they ARE the best rap group ever. I bought welcome to our house & was blown away! And when Em is featured on a song its even sicker. Any member of slaughterhouse is lyrically better than Lil Wayne & YMCMB. Shady all the way! This is real rap!

Underrated and slept on big time.. Probably top 3 lyrically on this list.. Yall are seriously kidding yourself not putting them top 10.. should be top 5

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22 Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five

Wow, way down here? You all know that Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five were among the original hip hop groups that started it all; famous for the song "The Message" which pretty much started the genre and influenced the generation that makes your favorite rap tunes. Grandmaster Flash practically invented Deejayin and Melle Mel was by far one of the dopest emcees of his day. Having them this low on the list shows how many rap fans have truly forgotten their roots.

Nobody appreciates old school rap. Period.

Trailblazers! These guys made most important rap song in hiphop history "the message". Legends!

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23 Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All

This group is by far one of the most diverse groups today. You got mellowhype that raps about guns weed and bitches while you got frank ocean who is a R&B singer, Matt Martian and Syd the Kid (forgot their group name) who is about smooth music with a hint of darkness in it. Let's not forget about Mike G who raps about the real life in the ghetto. Tyler who reveals the darkest side of OF and Earl Sweatshirt who in my opinion is a BEAST, and then theirs the untalented yet funny guys Taco and Jasper who raps are horrible yet get you hyped up. These guys should really be in the top 20's at least

They are the future of hip-hop. They have been getting big since yonkers. They have they own T.V. show. And THey have a record label Odd Future Records. They are different from everyone else. They don't talk about how much money they got and they get girls and they got a mansion in the hills and all that stupid crap. They have some of the best beats in hip hop right now. They have good lyrics.

These guys should be way higher in the list. Tyler the Creator is a genius and EARLs a savant.

Single handedly the most interesting and true to them selves group of guys. Wolf gang may have their whats when It comes to some of their songs but they are more original than other groups.. This list seems like it only hits main streamed groups.. YM and TG are all about the money where is the soul in that? I'm not a wolf gang person personally I'm a MC rep.. So I'm just going with originality in my comment here and they deserve a higher place...

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25 Zedbazi

Best, great, amazing, perfect, lovely, group in the world... No body can be bad with this group
We love this group & support it
The best Persian rappers are in this group

It's the best rap group in world

Best 4 ever
This group has amazing songs, when people listen to their songs addicted to them... They are amazing.

Zedbazi is the most perfect and amazing rap groups of all time. They are so creative and original. They music can give you a nostalgic sense that you can't ever let that feeling away.

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26 Black Hippy

Probs not the best... Yet anyway but my personal favourite. They are real and on of very few rappers going around that are keeping it real along with their flow and beats. Listen to them if you haven't them. Having some of my favourite rappers like kendrick lamar, jay rock, schoolboy Q and Ab-Soul keep a bright future ahead for the rap game.

To me, Black Hippy is the best group formed in the new era of Rap. They have 4 insane artists everyone of them have their own swagger about them and talent with the work ethic to compete with the best of them easily in my top 10 if not 5 to be honest I love their potential

Kendrick is already on top of the game right know and has made 2 classic albums, by the end of his career he will go down as the greatest of all time

Vice City settled this debate for me

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27 Young Money Young Money

They suck. Take them off the list

How can young money be 66th I am sure all the weezy fan will agree of what I'm saying

Common the best rap group ever with the rapper

Chanel, Weezy, Drake, and Tyga. enough said.

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28 CunninLynguists

You need to listen to them, don't just ignore this comment, they're amazing - EMBIGNASPAC

Thanks to nwa, groups like this don't get the attention they deserve. - DaWyteNight

29 Naughty by Nature

Those Are Really awesome I just Bought The Greatest Hits It's World Class

Here comes the money

Whom made more hiphop anthems than naughty hiphophooray!


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30 Death Grips

This is a rather inaccessible band, so I can see why they aren't popular. However, the Death Grips are DEFINITELY worth a listen, as well as consideration for the number one spot. - ThatoneMetalhead

I don't normally like rap but this has punk infused in it AND I LOVE IT!

Good and should be up there at number on or TWO

Out of their 5 albums (plus 1 fantastic mixtape) they have only released good material. Their great use of sampling plus the highly abrasive vocals that MC Ride spits creates some insane good music. Up their with the best in my opinion.

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31 Ghetto Boys

These guys I believe really made southern hip-hop take off in the mid 90's, which was its really its golden era. Scarface was the leader of this group and he is one of the best storytellers if not one of the greatest rappers of all time. All you little b rappers rhyming today need to listen to this guy, because he put it down like no other. Anyway, enough of my little rant for now. They are a great combination of emcees that can tell vivid and dark stories in a way that very few can imitate. These guys are real rappers. - PrincelyVirtu

They put the South on the map before any other group and outkast took off with it. - wideup

My minds playing tricks on me is a classic ghetto story

These put down south on the map with incredible story and gory detial of story rhyming about, scar face is one the best story tellers in rap history, bushwick bill is crazy ass hell, he remained me of a crazy insane slasher in a horror flick, willie d is smooth player of group second most explicit group beside nwa.

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32 Jedi Mind Tricks

Amazing production, incredible rappers (well, not just Allah nowadays) what more could you ask for?

Production is incredible, Stoupe kills every track. Vinnie P. Is one of the best lyricists ever in my opinion. You need to check out some of their music.

Some of their earlier albums sit alongside the likes of Illmatic and Enter the Wu-Tang as achievements in hip hop.

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33 Three 6 Mafia Three 6 Mafia Three 6 Mafia is an American hip hop group from Memphis, Tennessee, signed to Columbia Records. The group was formed by DJ Paul, Lord Infamous, and Juicy J in 1991 and was at first known as Triple 6 Mafia.

Underrated as hell, these guys are in my top 3 rap groups - venomouskillingmachine

Three 6 Mafia are the lords of Memphis and southern hip hop. Their early tapes, compilations, and their debut Mystic Stylez were horrorcore classics.


U just gotta listen 2 kno they the bes

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34 Salt N Pepa

Dang that's really high, people usually put them in top 10

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35 Goodie Mob

Ok, Cee-lo is annoying as hell, ill give y'all that. But Big Gipp, T-Mo and Khujo have different skills that correspond well enough to produce 5 incredible albums (Soul Food, Still Standing, World Party, One Monkey Don't Stop No Show and Age Against The Machine.). They do not deserve 41, they at least deserve 5.

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37 Junior M.A.F.I.A.

The Complete BEST Group Of All Time! You Cannot Deny Biggie, Lil Cease and Let's Not Forget The Heavy Hitten Lil' Kim! She Was The Only Female in The Group and She Still Reigns The Queen Of Rap Till This Day (8/4/14)! And Biggie Still Reigns King!

38 Geto Boys
39 Thug Life

Anything including tupac shakur is automatically number 1 in my books!

40 Linkin Park Linkin Park Linkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members include Chester Bennington (vocals), Mike Shinoda (rapping vocals, pianist), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture more.

Technically, it's rap metal, so it counts... - ThatoneMetalhead

Technically, it's punk with rap (not metal). But yes, it counts because there's rap. - Metal_Treasure



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