Top Ten Rap/Hip-Hop Artists

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21 Outkast Outkast Outkast is an American hip hop duo formed in 1991, in East Point, Atlanta, Georgia, composed of Atlanta-based rappers André "André 3000" Benjamin (formerly known as Dré) and Antwan "Big Boi" Patton. The duo achieved both critical acclaim and commercial success in the 1990s and early 2000s, helping more.
22 Danny Brown
23 Big L Big L Lamont Coleman (May 30, 1974 – February 15, 1999), best known by his stage name Big L, was an American hip hop recording artist, born and raised in Harlem, New York City, New York. Coleman embarked on his career in rapping, with the hip hop trio, Three the Hard Way. His first notable appearance came more.

Big L deserves to be number 2, if want to hear a truly amazing lyricist then just listen to these songs; Ebonics, Put it On, No Endz, M.V.P, Lifestylez ov the Poor and Dangerous, Street Struck, or All Black - KrazzyMadd

is he below drake? - Themusicman

24 B-Dawg
25 Run the Jewels
26 Clouddead
27 Macklemore Macklemore Ben Haggerty, known by his stage name Macklemore and formerly Professor Macklemore, is an American singer and songwriter from Seattle, Washington.

I think he's best because his song thin line means a lot and it's cool too.

Macklemore isn't in the top 50 lmao

28 Birdman
29 Rakim Rakim

Deserves more respect for his skill. Top 15 - tsshadyfan1


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

31 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 more.

Realist gangster rapper still throwing up w's

32 Wiz Khalifa Wiz Khalifa Cameron Jibril Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa, is an American rapper, songwriter, and actor.
33 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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35 Meek Mill Meek Mill Robert Rihmeek Williams, better known by his stage name, Meek Mill, is an American hip hop recording artist.

Meek should be top 15

36 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 more.

Best rapper alive and greater of gangsta rap

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

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38 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.
39 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. 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

40 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.
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