If you're a fan of J. Cole, here is a list of rappers who make similar music. Known for his story telling and rapping about social issues, J. Cole is considered one of the best new school rappers. Who are other famous rappers like J. Cole?
Popular rap artists who make music like J. Cole are Kendrick Lamar and Logic. These two rappers discuss racism, relationships, and family problems in their lyrics. Other similar artists include Drake, Wale, Vic Mensa, Vince Staples, and Joey Bada$$.
Vote up the best hip hop artists like J. Cole, and add any similar rappers who are missing from the list.
- 1Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper, songwriter, and record... more
- 2Tupac Amaru Shakur ( TOO-pahk shə-KOOR; born Lesane Parish Crooks, June 16, 1971 – September... more
- 3Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known professionally as Eminem (; often... more
- 4Donald McKinley Glover Jr. (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, comedian, writer,... more
- 5Gary Maurice "Joyner" Lucas, Jr. (born August 17, 1988) is an American rapper, singer,... more
- 6Sir Robert Bryson Hall II (born January 22, 1990), known by his stage name Logic, is an... more
- 7Chancelor Bennett (born April 16, 1993), better known by his stage name Chance the Rapper, is... more
- 8Vincent Jamal Staples (born July 2, 1993) is an American rapper from the Ramona Park area of... more
- 9Olubowale Victor Akintimehin (born September 21, 1984), better known by his stage name Wale (... more
- 10Herbert Anthony Stevens IV, better known by his stage name Ab-Soul, is an American hip hop... more
- 11Johnny Reed McKinzie Jr. (born March 31, 1985), better known by his stage name Jay Rock, is an... more
- 12Terrence LeVarr Thornton (born May 13, 1977), better known by his stage name Pusha T, is an... more
- 13Thebe Neruda Kgositsile (born February 24, 1994), known professionally as Earl Sweatshirt, is... more
- 14Ryan Daniel Montgomery (born July 5, 1977), better known by his stage name Royce da 5'9", is... more
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- 15Justin Lewis Scott (born August 26, 1986), better known by his stage name Big K.R.I.T. (a... more
- 16Sean Michael Leonard Anderson (born March 25, 1988), known professionally as Big Sean, is an... more
- 17Marcus Jamal Hopson (born July 18, 1985), known professionally as Hopsin, is an American... more
- 18Aubrey Drake Graham, who records under the mononym Drake, is a Canadian singer, songwriter,... more
- 19Victor Kwesi Mensah (born June 6, 1993), better known by his stage name Vic Mensa, is an... more
- 20Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott (born January 20, 1995), better known by his stage name Joey Badass... more
- 21Ermias Joseph Asghedom (August 15, 1985 – March 31, 2019), known professionally as Nipsey... more
- 22Fredrick Jamel Tipton (born June 14, 1982), better known by his stage name Freddie Gibbs is an... more
- 23Benjamin Hammond Haggerty (born June 19, 1983), known by his stage name Macklemore (... more