Hip-Hop Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?  

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List Rules Only rappers who are 24 years old or younger.

Rappers under 25 years old are quite easy to come by. As with many singers and musicians, age is strictly a number—as some of today's top rappers are well under the age of 25. Whether they've just released a hot new mixtape, got started on SoundCloud, or have been in the game for a couple years now, the top rappers under 25 are gaining serious amounts of fans. Not only that, but they're releasing albums and touring the world all before their mid twenties. Haters can say what they will about hip hop music; these young rappers have made great strides in their industry and have all made names for themselves in some way or another. Of all these sensations, however, who do you think is the best rapper under 25?

Of course, great young rappers are really nothing new. Think about 2pac. He released multiple hit albums and became an icon before his untimely death at just 25 years old. In today's hip-hop scene, the best rappers under 25 include the likes of Post Malone, Kodak Black, Joey Badass, and Trippie Redd—just to name a few. And we can't forget the young ladies in the industry, including hit female artists like Rico Nasty and Kodie Shane. Then you have the more controversial rappers under 25: Lil Xan, Lil Pump, and quite a few other lil rappers. In short, hip hop doesn't care about age—as you'll clearly see below. What other rappers younger than 25 can you think of?

Check out the list of rappers under 25 below and vote up the artists you think have the most talent. You may be surprised to find some of your favorites are so young.  

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1
3,488 1,629
XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
eoin_cc added Died at 20 (1998-2018)

2
2,582 1,897
Juice Wrld is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1517031511434 added Juice Wrld age 19

3
2,766 2,047
Lil Uzi Vert is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 24

4
2,642 1,949
Post Malone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 23

5
1,794 1,700
Ski Mask The Slump God is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?

6
1,860 1,783
Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

7
1,703 1,712
Trippie Redd is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

8
1,713 1,763
YoungBoy Never Broke Again is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?

9
1,435 1,636
YBN Nahmir is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 18

10
1,475 1,697
Lil Skies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

11
1,467 1,694
Lil Yachty is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

12
1,314 1,635
Playboi Carti is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

13
1,162 1,618
Joey Badass is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 23

14
1,101 1,558
Denzel Curry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 23

15
960 1,532
YBN Cordae is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added YBN Cordae age 19

16
958 1,657
Jaden Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

17
1,053 1,855
Lil Pump is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 18

18
1,086 1,938
6ix9ine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

19
884 1,624
Lil Peep is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
eoin_cc added

Died in 2017

20
784 1,599
Ugly God is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

21
535 1,560
Rich Brian is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added age 19

22
380 1,572
Yung Bans is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

23
433 1,846
Lil Xan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

24
3 9
Macklemore is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
joseyandme added age 34

25
18 78
Saweetie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
malmrphy added Saweetie 25

26
18 84
Matty B is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
F5Brock added

27
259 1,526
Scarlxrd is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added Scarlxrd age 24

28
242 1,515
Noah Boat is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added Noah Boat age 21

29
198 1,448
Asian Doll is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

30
170 1,359
Token is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added Token age 19

31
157 1,272
Kevin Abstract is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?

32
157 1,342
Kodie Shane is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

33
140 1,351
Silentó is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

34
123 1,238
Rico Nasty is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

35
103 1,180
D Savage is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

36
54 1,159
Squidnice is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

37
53 1,177
RM is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
ayamrad added RM 24

38
0 29
Heez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
franciscogp added Heez

fanlink.to/heez

39
5 281
KelZ is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
Meowth added KelZ

40
0 43
TAKE1NE is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
LITTYGVNG added TAKE1NE