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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3,552 1,655
XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
eoin_cc added Dec. at 20 (1998-2018)

2
2,630 1,921
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
2,680 1,977
Post Malone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 23

4
2,805 2,079
Lil Uzi Vert is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 24

5
1,826 1,721
Ski Mask The Slump God is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?

6
1,885 1,809
Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

7
1,727 1,739
Trippie Redd is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

8
1,738 1,785
YoungBoy Never Broke Again is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?

9
1,452 1,657
YBN Nahmir is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 18

10
1,489 1,717
Lil Yachty is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

11
1,490 1,720
Lil Skies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

12
1,334 1,656
Playboi Carti is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

13
1,193 1,631
Joey Badass is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 23

14
1,133 1,570
Denzel Curry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 23

15
978 1,548
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
976 1,686
Jaden Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

17
1,078 1,887
Lil Pump is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 18

18
1,112 1,969
6ix9ine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

19
908 1,649
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
794 1,623
Ugly God is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

21
545 1,584
Rich Brian is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added age 19

22
385 1,592
Yung Bans is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

23
440 1,876
Lil Xan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 22

24
12 32
Macklemore is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
joseyandme added age 34

25
23 97
Saweetie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
malmrphy added Saweetie 25

26
21 116
Matty B is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
F5Brock added

27
268 1,543
Scarlxrd is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added Scarlxrd age 24

28
247 1,532
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
200 1,466
Asian Doll is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

30
176 1,371
Token is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
1525053266880 added Token age 19

31
161 1,285
Kevin Abstract is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?

32
159 1,357
Kodie Shane is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 19

33
146 1,369
Silentó is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

34
124 1,254
Rico Nasty is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

35
106 1,193
D Savage is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 20

36
54 1,173
Squidnice is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
age 21

37
54 1,192
RM is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
ayamrad added RM 24

38
5 293
KelZ is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
Meowth added KelZ

39
0 41
Heez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
franciscogp added Heez

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40
0 56
TAKE1NE is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Who Is the Best Rapper Under 25 Right Now?
LITTYGVNG added TAKE1NE