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Tupac Shakur is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Tupac Shakur Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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The Notorious B.I.G. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
The Notorious B.I.G. Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Rakim is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Rakim Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Eminem Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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KRS-One is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
KRS-One Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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Common is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Common Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop

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Mos Def is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Mos Def Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rock music

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Ice Cube is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Ice Cube Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Political hip hop

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Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Jay-Z Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Nas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Nas Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Dr. Dre Hip hop music, Rap music, Gangsta rap

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Method Man is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Method Man Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Busta Rhymes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Busta Rhymes Hip hop music, Ragga, Dancehall

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Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Kanye West Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

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LL Cool J is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
LL Cool J Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Talib Kweli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Talib Kweli Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Conscious hip hop

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A Tribe Called Quest is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
A Tribe Called Quest Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop

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T.I. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
T.I. Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Gangsta rap

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DMX is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
DMX Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Ludacris Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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Chuck D is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Chuck D Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
50 Cent Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

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Raekwon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Raekwon Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Mafioso rap

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De La Soul is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
De La Soul Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop

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Queen Latifah is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Queen Latifah Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Jazz

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Public Enemy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Public Enemy Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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MC Lyte is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
MC Lyte Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

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Redman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Redman Hip hop music

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Big Daddy Kane is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Big Daddy Kane Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

VNV Nation Albums, Discography 12 Struggles Every Sarcastic Person Understands

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Scarface is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Scarface Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Gangsta rap

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Q-Tip is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Q-Tip Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Alternative hip hop

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Outkast is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Outkast Alternative hip hop, Dance-pop, Jazz

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N.W.A is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
N.W.A Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Bizzy Bone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Bizzy Bone Hip hop music, Midwest hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Layzie Bone is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Layzie Bone Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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Big Pun is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Big Pun Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Lupe Fiasco is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Lupe Fiasco Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Political hip hop

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André 3000 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
André 3000 Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rock music

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Ghostface Killah is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Ghostface Killah Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Big Boi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Big Boi Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Southern hip hop

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Guru is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Guru Hip hop music, Jazz rap, Jazz

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Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Lil Wayne Hip hop music, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

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Jayceon Terrell Taylor is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Jayceon Terrell Taylor Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Contemporary R&B

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Aaron Dontez Yates is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Aaron Dontez Yates Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Mystikal is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Mystikal Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Krayzie Bone is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Krayzie Bone Hip hop music

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Ol' Dirty Bastard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Ol' Dirty Bastard Hip hop music, Rap music, Hardcore hip hop

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Fat Joe is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Fat Joe Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Slick Rick is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
Slick Rick Hip hop music, Old-school hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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GZA is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Rappers of All Time
GZA Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop