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List Rules Only famous rappers and hip hop artists

For every decent, innovative rapper out there, there are several copycat artists that bring nothing to the table. We’ve listed what we feel are the worst of the worst in the genre. 


We know that best of and worst of lists are subjective. What we feel is the bottom of the barrel, you might think is pretty great. On the other hand, rappers like Vanilla Ice, Marky Mark, and The Insane Clown Posse have been, for the most part, universally panned over the years. Sales have nothing to do with it either. While researching this list we’ve discovered there are some million-selling artists like Iggy Azalea, Drake and Nikki Minaj that are pretty polarizing among hip hop aficionados.
 

We need your input. Who, to you, is the worst rapper out there? Take a look at the list and let us know, and if there’s someone you think we’ve overlooked be sure and let us know!

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Soulja Boy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Soulja Boy Cuban Link, The DeAndre Way, iSouljaBoyTellEm

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Pitbull is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Pitbull Give Me Everything, M.I.A.M.I, Mr. Worldwide

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Iggy Azalea is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Iggy Azalea Work, Glory, Change Your Life EP

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Insane Clown Posse is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Insane Clown Posse A Carnival Christmas, The Wraith: Shangri-La, The Wraith: Hell's Pit

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Nick Cannon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Nick Cannon Nick Cannon, Can I Live?, Gigolo

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Birdman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Birdman Birdman, Fast Money, Like Father

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Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, Starships

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MattyBRaps is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
MattyBRaps That Girl Is Mine, You Make My Heart Skip

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Kevin Federline is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Kevin Federline Playing with Fire

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Tyga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Tyga No Introduction, Well Done 3, Hotel California

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Lil' Debbie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Lil' Debbie

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Bow Wow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Bow Wow Face Off, New Jack City II, Wanted

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V-Nasty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
V-Nasty BAYTL

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Bobby Shmurda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Bobby Shmurda Hot Boy, Hot N*gga

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Kreayshawn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Kreayshawn Somethin 'Bout Kreay, Rich Whore, Gucci Gucci

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Riff Raff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Riff Raff Long Pinky, Purple Haze & Hand Grenades, The Golden Alien

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Sean Combs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Sean Combs No Way Out, The Saga Continues, We Invented The Remix

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Shaquille O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Shaquille O'Neal Shaq Diesel, Kazaam, You Can't Stop the Reign

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Silentó is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Silentó

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Plies is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Plies Definition of Real, The Real Testament, Da REAList

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Lil' Flip is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Lil' Flip Certified, All Eyez on Us, Still Connected

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Stitches No Snitching Is My Statement

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Young Thug is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Young Thug Hookah, Lifestyle

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Chief Keef is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Chief Keef Finally Rich, Back From the Dead, I Don't Like

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Vanilla Ice is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Vanilla Ice Hard to Swallow, To the Extreme, Ice Ice Baby

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Mike Jones is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Mike Jones Who Is Mike Jones?, Runnin the Game, King of the Streets

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Nelly is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Nelly Nellyville, Country Grammar, Sweat

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Trinidad James is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Trinidad James Don't Be S.A.F.E., 10 Pc. WILD (Remixes), Guwop Nigga

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Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III, Tha Carter II, Tha Carter

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French Montana is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
French Montana Excuse My French, Lock Out, Cocaine Mafia

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Matty B is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Matty B Courageous LP, Simple but Effective

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Missy Elliott is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Missy Elliott Under Construction, Supa Dupa Fly, Miss E ...So Addictive

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Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Rick Ross God Forgives, I Don't, Teflon Don

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Yung Berg is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Yung Berg Groundwork, Look What You Made Me, Almost Famous: The Sexy Lady EP

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2 Chainz is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
2 Chainz B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time, Beez in the Trap, T.R.U. REALigion

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Fetty Wap is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Fetty Wap

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Big Sean is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Big Sean Finally Famous, Hall of Fame, Finally Famous Vol. 3: Big

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Tony Yayo is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Tony Yayo Thoughts of a Predicate Felon, Tony's Home, Public Enemies

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Lil B is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Lil B I'm Gay (I'm Happy), Free Music: The Complete Myspace Collection, Faces of Lil B

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MGK is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
MGK Black Flag, Lace Up, Half Naked & Almost Famous

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Ying Yang Twins is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Ying Yang Twins Ying Yang Twins, My Brother & Me, U.S.A.

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Wiz Khalifa is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers, O.N.I.F.C., Deal or No Deal

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DJ Khaled is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
DJ Khaled We the Best, Suffering from Success, Listennn... The Album

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Waka Flocka Flame is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Waka Flocka Flame Flockaveli, LeBron Flocka James, Salute Me or Shoot Me 4 (Banned from America)

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Future is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Future I Wanna Be With You, Pluto, Real and True

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MC Hammer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
MC Hammer Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em, Let’s Get It Started, Too Legit to Quit

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Jim Jones is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Jim Jones Hustler's P.O.M.E., On My Way to Church, Harlem: Diary of a Summer

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Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Late Registration, The College Dropout

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Lil Yachty

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Kid Ink is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Worst Rappers of All Time
Kid Ink Up & Away, My Own Lane, Hero