Most Overrated Rappers of All Time
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Not writing your own lyrics is usually looked at as being a big no no. Still Eazy E got away with it. Not only didn't he write his lyrics, but his flow was even that good. Outside of some nice beats, his material doesn't hold up that well. Eazy had two things going for his reputation. He's old school, and he's dead.
Overrated? Probably the MOST unique voice in rap history - the sound of a child (one friend said he sounded like a grandma) that will hurt you. Eazy E has one of the scariest voices in rap history, and if everything was written for him, and not changed at all, and I seriously doubt that, he definitely put his own personality into it.
I'm sorry, but Eazy-E isn't anything special. He had nice flow but he never even wrote his own lyrics or released albums as good as Dr Dre's and Ice Cube's albums. The fact that Soulja Boy is on this list is plain stupid, nobody listens to him anymore, I've never heard him on the radio in a long time, the people that like mainstream rubbish aren't stupid enough to even download a Soulja Boy song illegally, let along buy his CDs.
Nas is actually pretty underrated, he may have a huge fanbase but he doesn't get the respect he deserves on T.V. or on radio. Eminem should be number 2, I'm a huge fan of Eminem but Eminem is way overrated, 2Pac is number 1. Lil Wayne will be forgotten in 20 years time, so I don't really care about him.
Everything was written for him and he didn't even have one of the best flows. As aforementioned, he is so respected because he's dead and he was old school, but also because he actually lived out what he rapped, and some people believe that being "real" is more important than actually being able to rap. His only album that could even come close to classic status was one with pages taken out of cubes and The D.O.C.s rhyme book and beats taken from dres drum kit, as well with much guest rapping. - ThemusicmanV 8 Comments
Nas does not even deserve to be mentioned on a list like this. He has done far too much throughout his career to be called overrated, as Illmatic can attest to. That album is a work of pure genius, and to call the man that made the best hip hop album ever overrated is short sighted.
Are you stupid? Why is nas on this list?
Nas is not overrated I now realize the only reason that good rappers are on this is because they couldn't think of any other rappers to put on this list nas was born with a gift
I listened to the song "New York State Of Mind" and I was like " what's so great about it? ". Every Eminem song tops his best songs.V 8 Comments
Chance the Rapper has a very smooth nice flow. There's something about his voice & music that make you feel kind of good. I heard the first 10 seconds of one of his songs and was hooked.
Annoying to listen to, I hate his voice
Some people worship him as one of the best rappers around, while he's around singing the alphabet in one of his songs.
Overrated - JCchrom3V 4 Comments
Straight garbage. Yet another white "rapper" who sucks.
I don't know about her rap skills but I heard she is signed with Young Money so they can't be good. I know her laugh is annoying as hell and she is very ugly.
She makes Nicki Minaj and Iggy Azalea look like the rapper versions of Picasso and Van Gogh - DaLizts
The most over rated piece of garbadge ever. She the worst flow. She's the worst female rapper ever. She killed hip hop.
A complete fruit cup along side of Nicki Minaj and Iggy Azalea.V 1 Comment
Overrated Rapper on YouTube, he makes good beats but tries to copy Lil B and he fails at it, stick to making good beats n you will be signed
Busts rhymes is actually pretty nice heard his verse on scenario
Can't Bust A Rhyme
RWJ is a better rapper & Knuckles the Echidna could have the same voice as him.
He is a rap-rock emo flow that is too much like new cage
He funny that's it
He shows almost no emotion in his songs if you watch the video. He's just so calm its awesome!
He writes his own music, produces it sometimes, & finds the beats. He writes amazing songs. Plus he's a good actor. & like his song says "they ask me, why every black actor gotta rap some. All I know is I'm the best one! "
Gambino is so sick!
He didn't steal it from a band, he used the wu tang name generator idiot...V 3 Comments
If you think Danny Brown is bad... we can't be friends. - SwagFlicksV 3 Comments
Ace Hood would be a good voice for a new Sonic the Hedgehog male or someone else.
He is way batter than most of all listed
Ace is one of the best rappers out there!
He thinks only psychopaths go to therapy. When I have other Mental conditions that make me have therapy! Well B mike can go suck a dick because therapy is one of the things keeping me from cutting! And a funny things is Chief keef is more famous than his stupid ass. I hope B mike dies, never sees the light, and relives his painful unmereful death!
I guess he shouldn't be in this list cause he ain't rapping at all.
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