Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper and songwriter. Raised in Compton, California, Lamar embarked on his musical career as a teenager under the stage name K-Dot, releasing a mixtape that garnered local attention and led to his signing with indie record label Top Dawg ...read more.
3 of the best albums of the decade, he should really be at least #2 on the list.
Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer.
Why is that wackjob kanye west higher than J Cole?
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.
Eh. He has some good stuff like Power and Black Skinhead but also mediocre and trash stuff like I Love It(Which is a literal collab with Lil Pump).
He is overhated in my opinion. I think he is very talented even if his ego is too bad.
Get him off the list!
Born on January 22, 1990, in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, better known as Logic, is one of the most influential artists in the rap game today, with amazing lyricism and flow. Logic first gained major fame through making 2013's edition of the XXL Top-10 Freshmen List, and has easily ...read more.
How that wackjob Kanye West is higher than Logic I will never know.
Eminem, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, is an American rapper, actor and music producer born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Eminem has sold over 300 million records making him the bestselling hip-hop artist of all time. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of D12 and (with Royce ...read more.
Eh. Kamikaze was decent musically but the lyrics are literally "old man yells at clouds" in a nutshell. He was literally complaining about people not liking Revival.
Eminem was much better in the 90's and 2000's.
Released 3 Great albums so far ( Recovery, The Marshall Mathers LP2, Revival). One of, if not the greatest rapper of all time.
Kamikaze saved a genre, notody can f with him
Rakim Mayers, better known by his stage name ASAP Rocky, is an American rapper, record producer, director and actor from Harlem, New York.
Aubrey Drake Graham, known professionally as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor, born on October 24, 1986 in Toronto, Canada. He started his career on Canadian reality show "Degrassi: The Next Generation".
Drake is a pop artist, and he doesn't write his own lyrics. His only good projects were Thank Me Later and If You're Reading This It's Too Late.
This guy should be far above Kanye
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
Marcus Jamal Hopson, better known by his stage name Hopsin, is an American rapper, record producer, director and actor from Los Angeles, California. Hopsin was born on July 18, 1985. His first album was called Emurge but he's best known for his album titled Raw.
Underrated as hell, incredible albums with consistently good quality. How Drake, Eminem, and Tyler, the Creator are above Hopsin is beyond me.
The emperor should be in the top 10.
Tyler, the Creator
Tyler Gregory Okonma (born March 6, 1991), better known by his stage name Tyler, The Creator, is an American rapper, record producer, and music video director. ...read more.
His discography is very consistent with each album being different and unique in their own right.
Sean Michael Leonard Anderson, known professionally as Big Sean, is an American hip hop recording artist from Detroit, Michigan.
Chance the Rapper
Chancelor Jonathan Bennett, known professionally as Chance the Rapper, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer from the West Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.
Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott, better known by his stage name Joey Badass, is an American hip hop recording artist and actor.
How Joey is not in the top 10 I will never know
Davood Ali Asgari, better known by his stage name Locksmith, is an American rapper from Richmond, California.
Lock would slice and dice K Dot.
Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, better known by his stage name Wale, is an American recording artist, record producer and actor.
Possibly the most boring rapper alive.
Antoine McColister, better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper. He was born in Port St. Lucie, Florida and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida.
One of the few gifted "street" rappers out there today.
Cameron Jibril Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa, is an American rapper, songwriter, and actor. He was born on September 8, 1987.
Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr., better known by his stage names T.I. and Tip, is an American hip hop recording artist and actor born on September 25, 1980 in Atlanta, GA.
Jacques Webster, better known by his stage name Travis Scott, is an American hip hop recording artist, record producer and musician from Houston, Texas.
This guy is terrible! He shouldn't even be considered a rapper, but then again what do I know, I'm just a guy who has listened to many rappers over the years and studied the hip hop greats like Rakim, Kool G Rap, Black Thought and Nas.
Ben Haggerty, (born, June 19, 1983) known by his stage name Macklemore and formerly Professor Macklemore, is an American singer and songwriter from Seattle, Washington.
I love maklerkors
Felix Antoine Blume, better known by his stage name Kollegah, is a German rapper of Canadian descent born on August 3rd, 1984. He is widely credited to have established multisyllabic rhyming and doubletime rapping in German hip hop. ...read more.
Your Old Droog
Denzel Rae Don Curry (born February 16, 1995) is an American rapper and songwriter from Miami Gardens, Florida. He released his debut full-length album, titled Nostalgic 64 on September 3, 2013. His second full-length album, titled Imperial, was released on March 9, 2016. His third album, Ta13oo, came ...read more.
GOAT of 2010's Trap.