Rappers Most Likely to Save the Rap Industry


The Top Ten

1 Sage the Gemini Sage the Gemini

He is the realest rapper nowadays. And it's NEVER a waste if effort to save the rap industry. - SelfDestruct

Saving the rap industry seems like a waste of effort.

2 Gucci Mane Gucci Mane

I don't know what's worse. Gucci Mane being on this list or the fact that he's #3. Do you people even know what good rap is?

He's part of the problem - KrazzyMadd

3 Kendrick Lamar Kendrick Lamar 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.

No. He is ruining rap. - SelfDestruct

4 YC
5 Eminem Eminem 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.

Eminem 19th, are you kidding me? And what the heck is sage the gemini number 1? They should switch places NOW

I don't get why why everybody is saying old Em was better. Personally, some of my favorite songs are post-Relapse

He's 9th you idiot. Can you read?

The blood of rap nowadays

6 Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco Wasalu Muhammad Jaco (born February 16, 1982), better known by his stage name Lupe Fiasco, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He rose to fame in 2006 following the success of his debut album, Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor. He also performs as the frontman of rock band Japanese Cartoon ...read more.

His last album was less than satisfactory, however, before that, he rapped about many worldy issues such as poverty and race issues, offering solutions and advice rather than complaints. He is different from most mainstream rappers who rap about money, drugs and hoes, so he would most likely be one to put hip hop back into reality

You have to be a total dumbass to put this idiot in the list. He is the worst rapper alive. - SelfDestruct

7 Trinidad James Trinidad James Nicholas Williams, better known by his stage name Trinidad James, is an American rapper based out of Atlanta, Georgia.

This dude can't save his own teeth, how is he going to save the rap industry?

He made a song about Taylor Swift

Bad Rapper - KrazzyMadd

8 French Montana French Montana Karim Kharbouch, better known by his stage name French Montana, is an American rapper. Born in Morocco, he immigrated to the United States with his family when he was 13 years old.

How is he going to save the industry, by saying 5 words in 3 minutes? - KrazzyMadd

9 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.
10 J. Cole J. Cole Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer.

The Contenders

11 Rick Ross Rick Ross William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper and entrepreneur .
12 Rich Homie Quan Rich Homie Quan Dequantes Devontay Lamar, better known by his stage name Rich Homie Quan, is an American rapper and singer from Atlanta, Georgia. V 1 Comment
13 Tech N9ne Tech N9ne ...read more.

He just needs to pop up on the radio

14 2 Chainz 2 Chainz Tauheed Epps, als o known as 2 Chainz, is an American rapper. He is more popular when contributing guest verses to people like Kanye West, B .o. B, and Lil Wayne . His latest album, ColleGrove, came out earlier this year .

He's funny, but he's a terrible rapper - KrazzyMadd

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15 Dorrough

He's legit

16 Hopsin Hopsin Marcus Jamal Hopson, better known by his stage name Hopsin, is an American rapper, record producer, director and actor from Los Angeles, California.

what 23?

17 Danny Brown
18 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.

NOPE! She is till ruining the rap industry.

19 Joey Badass Joey Badass Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott, better known by his stage name Joey Badass, is an American hip hop recording artist and actor.
20 Jibbs
21 Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model.
22 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.

Why? He is one of the reasons hip hop started dying.

23 Lil B Lil B Brandon Christopher McCartney, professionally known as Lil B and often known as The BasedGod, is an American rapper, record producer, author, activist and motivational speaker from Berkeley, California. He is often regarded as the pioneer of cloud rap.

You guys are idiots. He's only making the rap industry even worse.

Is this a joke? Please tell me this is a joke. How can the rap industry be saved by this guy? Haven't you heard his song Cailou Swag?

24 Lil Ugly Mane
25 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.

I will never understand the people who make these lists.

26 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.
27 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.

Nope! He is ruining the rap industry. - SelfDestruct

28 Chuck D Chuck D Carlton Douglas Ridenhour, known professionally as Chuck D, is an American rapper, author, and producer.
29 Bobby Shmurda Bobby Shmurda Ackquille Jean Pollard, known professionally as Bobby Shmurda, is an American rapper and songwriter from Brooklyn, New York.
30 ScHoolboy Q

One of the best rappers alive. He has a sense of humor, but he also has a serious side. The lyrical geniusness is the icing on the cupcake

31 Isaiah Rashad

Everything he's done so far has been great and he still has a lot of unexplored potential, plus he's on TDE and they're just pumping out great rappers

32 Tyler Joseph Tyler Joseph Tyler Robert Joseph is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and rapper. He is best known as the lead vocalist and keyboardist for American musical duo Twenty One Pilots.
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