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The Best Rappers To Listen To If You Like Kendrick Lamar

Updated October 13, 2018 3.6k votes 362 voters 5.8k views31 items

If you're a fan of Kendrick Lamar, here is a list of rappers who make similar music. Known for his storytelling and rapping about policial and social issues, Kendrick Lamar is considered one of the best new school rappers and one of the greatest rappers of all time. Who are other famous rappers like Kendrick Lamar?

Popular rap artists who make music like Kendrick Lamar are J. Cole and Isaiah Rashad. These two rappers share sensitive topics and personal problems in their lyrics. Other similar artists include Mick Jenkins, Lupe Fiasco, Ice Cube, and Dr. Dre.

Vote up the best hip hop artists like Kendrick Lamar, and add any similar rappers who are missing from the list.

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