Top 10 People Who Killed Hip Hop

What happened to Hip-Hop? What happened when the lyrics actually meant something? Now all you hear from rappers now is getting money and just talkin s*** and not doing anything about it? What happened to all the Gangstas? Like Snoop, Ice Cube, and Dr Dre? What happened to the overall gangsta feeling in hip hop? Why do rappers now wear the tightest cloths they can find and talk about the dumbest s***? What happened to being real?

The Top Ten

1 Suge Knight

If Suge Knight had not existed, then the two greatest rappers of all time would almost definitely still be alive. Therefore, if not directly, he did in some way cause their deaths, and because Tupac and Biggie were the epitome of hip-hop, you could say that Suge killed hip-hop.

Because Everyone knows because of him 2pac and Biggie are dead

If it wasn't for Suge Knight N.W.A wouldn't have broken up, Tupac and Biggie would probably still be alive, and all the awful artist now wouldn't have a career. - donovanthorn

2 Soulja Boy Soulja Boy DeAndre Cortez Way, known professionally as Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur.

You can call him one of music history's worst artists. If he never had a career, hip hop would still be alive.

3 Lil Jon Lil Jon Jonathan Smith, better known by his stage name Lil Jon, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, DJ and actor.

He's one of the reasons hip hop started dying. Think about it. He was one of the first bad rappers in the 90's. Not typically bad but so bad it's awful.

He just screams into the mic

4 Chris Brown Chris Brown Christopher Maurice "Chris" Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows from a young age. He is most well known for his physical assault towards the singer Rihanna in ...read more.
5 Gucci Mane Gucci Mane

Why did Marilyn Manson collaborate with this guy?

He even said that Nas was stupid. What an idiot!

6 Kanye West Kanye West Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. After West's parents divorced, him and his single mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 10, West temporarily moved to Nanjing, China, because his mother was teaching ...read more.
7 Jay Z Jay Z Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name JAY Z, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and investor. He is best known for his album Reasonable Doubt.
8 Waka Flocka Flame Waka Flocka Flame Juaquin James Malphurs, better known by his stage name Waka Flocka Flame or simply Waka Flocka, is an American rapper from Atlanta, Georgia.

He's one of the worst of the worst.

9 Drake Drake Aubrey Drake Graham, known professionally as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor, born and raised in Toronto, Ontario.
10 Rick Ross Rick Ross William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper and entrepreneur .

The Contenders

11 Lil Wayne Lil Wayne Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. is an American hip hop "artist" and is often referred to as one of the worst "rappers" of all time. He was signed to Cash Money Records by Birdman at a young age. He has been critically acclaimed and even more panned throughout his career. He's often criticized for talking ...read more.

Why is he not in the top 10?

He killed rap

12 Insane Clown Posse Insane Clown Posse Insane Clown Posse is an American hip hop, horrorcore and rap rock duo consisting of rappers Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope, that was formed in 1989 in Detroit. ...read more.
13 T-Pain T-Pain Faheem Rashad Najm, better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an American recording artist and music producer from Tallahassee, Florida.
14 Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian American rapper / pop music artist. Nicki is most known for songs like "Anaconda", "Only", "Truffle Butter", "Super Bass" and "Stupid Hoe" . Her real name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James Trinidad and Tobago. ...read more.
15 Psy Psy Park Jae-sang, better known by his stage name Psy, stylized PSY, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer and rapper.
16 Tyga Tyga Tyga 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.
17 Vanilla Ice Vanilla Ice Robert Matthew Van Winkle, known by his stage name, Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, actor and television host.

How is he not in the top 10? I heard that when he first became popular in the 90's Eminem wanted to quit rapping because of him. Vanilla Ice truly is an ass!

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18 Wiz Khalifa Wiz Khalifa Cameron Jibril Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa, is an American rapper, songwriter, and actor.
19 MC Hammer
20 Jason Derulo Jason Derulo Jason Joel Desrouleaux, better known by his stage name Jason Derulo (an alternate spelling of his surname), is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. He is best known for his singles such as "Wiggle", "Talk Dirty", "Trumpets", "Want To Want Me", "In My Head", and "Whatcha Say", all of which have ...read more.
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