UPDATE: Check out the Best Female Rappers of 2020!
With Cardi B winning the Grammy for Best Rap Album, female rappers continue to dominate hip hop. Here are the best female rappers of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere.
Only including artists releasing the best new rap hits, this list of current female rap artists features young, new artists breaking out of the underground, like Doja Cat and Tierra Whack, to famous rappers, like Nicki Minaj and Remy Ma. Who are the top female rappers right now? Which woman had the hottest mixtape this year?
Vote up the most talented women in hip hop, and add any other popular rap artists if they deserve to be on this list.
- 1Lalisa Manoban (born Pranpriya Manoban on March 27, 1997), better known by the mononym Lisa,... more on Wikipedia20,4832,978
- 2Jennie Kim (born January 16, 1996), professionally known by the mononym Jennie, is a Korean... more on Wikipedia6,7243,673
- 3Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj (), is a... more on Wikipedia8,7185,335
- 4Belcalis Almanzar (born October 11, 1992), known professionally as Cardi B, is an American... more on Wikipedia8,7095,773
- 5Megan Jovon Ruth Pete (born February 15, 1995), known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion... more on Wikipedia5,5714,002
- 6Amala Ratna Zandile Dlamini (born October 21, 1995), known professionally as Doja Cat, is an... more on Wikipedia2,8222,650
- 7Diamonté Harper (born July 2, 1993), known professionally as Saweetie, is an American rapper... more on Wikipedia2,6912,908
- 8Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter,... more on Wikipedia2,7933,072
- 9City Girls is an American hip hop duo from Miami, Florida, composed of members Yung Miami... more on Wikipedia2,6542,991
- 10Katorah Marrero, better known by her stage name Young M.A, is an American rapper and... more on Wikipedia2,6863,046
- 11Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea (born 7 June 1990), is an... more on Wikipedia1,2871,456
- 12Melissa Jefferson (born April 27, 1988), better known by her stage name Lizzo, is an American... more on Wikipedia2,8163,230
- 13Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly (born May 7, 1997), known professionally as Rico Nasty, is an... more on Wikipedia2,0992,404
- 14Arkeisha Knight (born March 14, 1992), better known by the stage name Kash Doll, is an... more on Wikipedia2,2932,637
- 15Elizabeth Eden Harris (born May 31, 1997), known professionally as Cupcakke (often stylized as... more on Wikipedia1,3242,136
- 16Asian Doll (born December 7, 1997) is a rapper notable for her 2016 mixtape "Drippin In Glo."...1,1801,973
- 17Stephanie Victoria Allen (born 14 December 1991), better known by her stage name Stefflon Don,... more on Wikipedia1,1641,995
- 18Tierra Whack (born August 11, 1995) is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from North... more on Wikipedia1,1631,999
- 19Reminisce Mackie (née Smith; May 30, 1980), known professionally as Remy Ma, is an American... more on Wikipedia1,2762,305
- 20Danielle Bregoli Peskowitz (born March 26, 2003), also known by her stage name Bhad Bhabie, is... more on Wikipedia1,5363,095
- 21Fatimah Nyeema Warner (born September 18, 1991), better known by her stage name Noname, is an... more on Wikipedia7851,620
- 22Maliibu Miitch (born March 4, 1991) is an American rapper who is part of the urban pop duo...6931,457
- 23Aaliyah Keef (born May 12, 1998), better known as Cuban Doll, is an American rapper from... more on Wikipedia6991,485
- 24Destiny Nicole Frasqueri (born June 14, 1992), better known by her stage name Princess Nokia... more on Wikipedia4381,334
- 25Kodie Shane (born October 28, 1998) is a rapper from Atlanta, Georgia and only female member... more on Wikipedia213999