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A list of female rappers and women known for their skills on the mic. Since the early days of hip-hop, women have taken a large part in crafting the genre's overall tone and sound. Though hip-hop music is commonly associated with misogynist lyrics and a glorification of male-exclusive camaraderie, there have always been women taking part as well, off-setting this attitude with a steely, seen-it-all perspective of their own. Sometimes, women would make up a part of a successful rap group, such as Digable Planets. But just as often, women would pursue their own solo rap careers, often with the assistance or stewardship of an established male rap act. (For example, Bahamadia got an early boost in the '90s from Gang Starr's Guru. Lil' Kim, as well, was mentored in the rap game by none other than the late Biggie Smalls himself.)

Who are the best female rappers? As of today, many ladies who rap are just as notable and get just as much buzz for new releases as men, and the female MC is an accepted part of mainstream hip-hop culture. So much so, in fact, that more recent female hip-hop acts like Kreayshawn and Iggy Azalea are more like commentaries on the place for women in rap culture.

List Criteria: Only female rappers & hip hop artists, no pop or R&B singers

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    Hard Kaur

    Hip hop music, Rap music More
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    MC From India
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    V-Nasty

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    Eternia

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    Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Southern hip hop More
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    Choice

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    Lady Sovereignty

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    Kate Tempest

    Spoken word, Rap More
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    Sound of Rum
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    Getto Twins

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    Lady Moet Beast

    Rap, Crudd Rock, R&B More
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    Mz. Bratt

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    Passion

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    Sludge metal, Grindcore, Powerviolence More
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    Snow Tha Product

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    Reema Major

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    Ana Tijoux

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    Dimples D.

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    Gavlyn

    Alternative Hip-Hop, West Coast Hip-Hop More
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    Female MC from California her song What I Do has over 4  Million plays on Youtube
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    A-Love

    Aussie Hip Hop More
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    Australian Rapper
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    Hip hop music More
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    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music More
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    The Last Kinection

    Aussie Hip-Hop, Hip hop music, Political Hip-Hop More
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    Aboriginal Hip hop group Consisting of one Male and one Female MC I think the sheer dominance ... more
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    k.flay

    Hip-Hop, Electro Rap More
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    Alif

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    Female Rap group from Ghana... Disbanded
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    Tiye Phoenix

    Hip-Hop More
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    Speech Debelle

    Hip Hop, Rap music More
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    Honey Cocaine

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    Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music More
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    Ayben

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    Turkish MC, Sister of Ceza (Who appeared on Tech N9ines song "Worldwide ...
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    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop More
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    Sweet Tee

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    Luana

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    Magnolia Shorty

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    Isis

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    Cheryl James

    Hip hop music, Dance music More
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    Rappin' Granny

    Hip hop music More
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    Tekitha Washington

    Hip hop music, Soul music More
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    Political hip hop, French hip hop More
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    Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop More
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