Top Ten Rap/Hip-Hop Artists

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21 DMX DMX

Top 15 for sure he's better than b dawg, big l, Kanye, and macklemore as far as artists outside the top 10. - tsshadyfan1

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

Meek should be top 15

24 The Game The Game Jayceon Terrell Taylor, better known by his stage name The Game, is an American rapper and actor. He was born on November 29, 1979 in Los Angeles, California. Game spent most of his childhood in foster care (up until high school) even though he knew all of his brothers and sisters. Since 2002, Game ...read more.

Realist gangster rapper still throwing up w's

25 Mike Shinoda Mike Shinoda Michael Kenji "Mike" Shinoda is an American musician, rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, graphic designer, manager and film composer.

I'll pay with my life to see mike making a song with eminem... It'd be awesome.
But mike is the best! LP rocks!

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26 Wale
27 Busta Rhymes Busta Rhymes Trevor George Smith, Jr., better known by his stage name Busta Rhymes, is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, record producer and record executive.
28 David Banner
29 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.

Best rapper alive and greater of gangsta rap

To many artists he's better than above him. Top 20. - tsshadyfan1

30 B.o.B. B.o.B. Bobby Ray Simmons, Jr., better known by his stage name B.o.B, is an American recording artist and music producer from Decatur, Georgia.
31 Snoop Dogg Snoop Dogg Cordozar Calvin Broadus, Jr., known professionally as Snoop Dogg, is an American rapper and actor from Long Beach, California.

What can't belive snoop ain't in the top 10 that's crazy!

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32 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.

She the Highest selling rapper of all time she should be in top 5

Nicki is rap legend. She should be in top 5.

Should be higher, mabey top 25. The true queen of rap. - tsshadyfan1

33 Young Jeezy Young Jeezy
34 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.
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36 Ludacris Ludacris Christopher Brian "Chris" Bridges, better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper, entrepreneur, and actor.
37 Three 6 Mafia
38 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.

Hopsin is probably the realist there is, his music speaks to me in a way no other artists do. Tech N9ne and Eminem are close to 1st. Hopsin just isn't understood as well. His music, to most people, is too raw for them to handle. I feel he should at least be top 15-10 because he is the realist. I do believe he isn't the best rapper but his music has a special place in my heart. HOP for DAYS. Peace!

Deserves to be way higher than 37... the fact that pretty much all his career is self made plus the flow puts him in the top 10 for me. His lyrics are critical, and his rhymes are awesome.

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