My Top Ten Favorite Rappers


I like many genres of music, and amongst those genres is rap. Rap music originated in the Bronx, New York during the 1970’s. DJ Clive was one of the first people to use DJ-ing percussion breaks in hip hop. Rap music has gone through many phases to get to where it is now. Here is a list of my top ten favorite rappers in order.

1. Tupac (1971-1996)

2. Biggie (1972-1997)

3. Drake (1986-)

4. Pop Smoke (1999-2020)

5. Earl Sweatshirt (1994-)

6. Nicki Minaj (1982-)

7. Tyler the Creator (1991-)

8. J. Cole (1985-)

9. Kendrick Lamar (1987-)

10. Nas (1973-)