Top Ten Rappers of the 21st Century

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21 Kid Cudi Kid Cudi Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, better known by his stage name Kid Cudi, is an American recording artist and actor from Cleveland, Ohio.

Really a champion whose raps are easy to chill too, yet he also has deep songs. Some of everything but its all great. Disappointed to see him this low. He's definitely top 5 quality.

Kid Cudi is a beast. He might be new but his skills are way better than most of the rappers on the top ten. I think he is way better than fiddy. and chipmunk, who is that?

The lonely stoner seems to free his mind at night, at at at night. On some real

Kid Cudi has some real chill songs

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22 Ludacris Ludacris Christopher Brian "Chris" Bridges, better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper, entrepreneur, and actor.

Lucadris makes a perfect combination of todays rap and the mix of the 2000s, still, his beats make the best rhythm, really a good rapper.

23 Capital Steez

He was a part of pro era his lyrics are amazing interesting flow and is a great example of how he stands out in the crowd of rappers as one of the best rappers ever

Sucks he is dead he had great a great album called Amerikkkan corruption and he had a new album coming out but pro era changed it to KING STEELO songs like Free The Robots and APEX show off this guys skill

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24 Chance the Rapper Chance the Rapper

Just needs one more great solo album to be placed among rap gods

Truly great, solid rapper. Dope lyrics, he's got talent.

How is chance not in the top 20?

incredible - TIG

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26 Wiz Khalifa Wiz Khalifa Cameron Jibril Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa, is an American rapper, songwriter, and actor.

Wiz should be on the top ten! He's way better then the rest

Khalifa has an amazing balance of music and lyrics

Wiz is the best modern rapper and if you disagree you don't know rap

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27 Logic Logic Born on January 22, 1990, 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 become the most successful ...read more.
28 Machine Gun Kelly Machine Gun Kelly Colson Baker, better known by his stage names MGK and Machine Gun Kelly, is an American rapper and actor, from Cleveland, Ohio.

Machine gun Kelly is amazing! Not only his lyrics but his image. He gives 110% no matter what. He should definitely be higher up on this list.

His works include the loud party anthems such as "Wild Boy" and "Pe$o", but he also has some of the realist I've ever heard like "Gone" and "Everyday". Based on pure talent and, arguably, the most dedicated fan base in hip hop, MGK should definitely be at least top 15.

I am in love with MGK, he should be top five. I hate to say it, but he's the next Eminem. He talks about stuff people can relate too, and he cares about his fans.

He is just lyrically great

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29 Childish Gambino Childish Gambino

Listen to Bonfire by this guy. I haven't heard any other songs with that much absolute savagery. Every line is badass as hell, and it's a great hype song. His other tracks are good too, good beats, good message. Deserves to be way higher up on this list.

This Guy is An up and coming rapper with a great flow and no cheesy lyrics his newest album because the internet is a classic

Just listen to his music and read a bit about him and you will know why he deserves to be #1. Truly a modern renaissance man

I'm dumbfounded as to how Ludacris is higher on the list than Gambino. Who has been voting for these people?

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30 Immortal Technique Immortal Technique Felipe Andres Coronel, better known by the stage name Immortal Technique, is an American rapper and urban activist from Lima, Peru.

His songs messages are truely amazing

So underrated!

This dood got the message n the rhythm, for me he should be number 2 after slim

31 Schoolboy Q

He is my favorite rapper! He is just too good to be there... he is a lot better than hopsin and hopsin is not bad so... you know go check his songs and you will be like " oh my god! "

The best rapper. Just go listen to collard greens or man of the year and his 2 albums habits and contradictions and also setbacks

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33 Tyler, the Creator Tyler, the Creator

Great rapper lyrics are much deeper and require a whole fan base and years to almost fully under stand should be in top ten

He has a new feel to him. His own style. I love and respect it! So much he should be in the top 10.

Maybe an awesome guy but how should I know I've never listened to him before!

Listen to the Bastard and Goblin albums enough said

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34 Ice Cube Ice Cube O'Shea Jackson, born June 15, 1969, known by his stage name Ice Cube, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and filmmaker. He began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later joined the seminal gangster rap group N.W.A. After leaving N.W.A in December 1989, he built ...read more.

How is Ice Cube not way higher on this list, he is still making the great westcoast raps, as his nwa days.

35 Andre 3000 Andre 3000 André Lauren Benjamin, known by his stage name André 3000, is half of the hip-hop duo OutKast. He is widely considered to be the better half of the duo, and is widely considered to be one of the greatest rappers of all time.
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37 Joey Bada$$

He is literally the best Rapper in the game right now. - TIG

Best

Best

boss

38 Tech N9ne Tech N9ne ...read more.

He is the realest rapper out there. He is constantly talking about life and his songs have sick beats. He is the fastest rapper out there and all his stuff is raw so check him out if you are interested in some good rap.

Tech is the best to do it. His flow that goes along with his speed is so unique and cannot be touched

How can he not be on the list tech n9ne is the best

I really think he should be ranked higher than 26... he is a total beast

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39 Young Jeezy Young Jeezy

Ain't none harder then jeezy to the rap game

40 Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj is an 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.

I Love Nicki Minaj she is the best female rapper out you can not compare Lil Kim to her she is amazing Lil Kim is nothing just a mediocre daily rapper who has no talent and accuses people of stealing the style she never had!

Nicki Minaj makes good music. It is not lyrically good at all but they are fun.

She is really great at what she does.

Best female rapper ever...no one can compare.I mean EVE,the Brat,Foxy brown..they are all good but nothing like Nicki

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