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.
- 18,5422,834Lalisa Manoban (born Pranpriya Manoban on March 27, 1997), better known by the mononym Lisa,... more
- 6,1363,459Jennie Kim (born January 16, 1996), professionally known by the mononym Jennie, is a Korean... more
- 8,4945,083Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj (), is a... more
- 8,2905,568Belcalis Almanzar (born October 11, 1992), known professionally as Cardi B, is an American... more
- 5,4593,799Megan Jovon Ruth Pete (born February 15, 1995), known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion... more
- 2,7692,532Amala Ratna Zandile Dlamini (born October 21, 1995), known professionally as Doja Cat, is an... more
- 2,6352,789Diamonté Harper (born July 2, 1993), known professionally as Saweetie, is an American rapper... more
- 2,7102,925Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter,... more
- 2,6052,874City Girls is an American hip hop duo from Miami, Florida, composed of members Yung Miami... more
- 2,7493,061Melissa Jefferson (born April 27, 1988), better known by her stage name Lizzo, is an American... more
- 2,6192,923Katorah Marrero, better known by her stage name Young M.A, is an American rapper and... more
- 2,2432,510Arkeisha Knight (born March 14, 1992), better known by the stage name Kash Doll, is an... more
- 2,0582,305Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly (born May 7, 1997), known professionally as Rico Nasty, is an... more
- 1,2011,341Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea (born 7 June 1990), is an... more
- 1,2982,041Elizabeth Eden Harris (born May 31, 1997), known professionally as Cupcakke (often stylized as... more
- 1,1601,890Asian Doll (born December 7, 1997) is a rapper notable for her 2016 mixtape "Drippin In Glo."... more
- 1,1381,910Tierra Whack (born August 11, 1995) is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from North... more
- 1,1421,916Stephanie Victoria Allen (born 14 December 1991), better known by her stage name Stefflon Don,... more
- 1,2532,219Reminisce Mackie (née Smith; May 30, 1980), known professionally as Remy Ma, is an American... more
- 1,5103,008Danielle Bregoli Peskowitz (born March 26, 2003), also known by her stage name Bhad Bhabie, is... more
- 7691,549Fatimah Nyeema Warner (born September 18, 1991), better known by her stage name Noname, is an... more
- 6751,395Maliibu Miitch (born March 4, 1991) is an American rapper who is part of the urban pop duo... more
- 6861,423Aaliyah Keef (born May 12, 1998), better known as Cuban Doll, is an American rapper from... more
- 4261,276Destiny Nicole Frasqueri (born June 14, 1992), better known by her stage name Princess Nokia... more
- 206949Kodie Shane (born October 28, 1998) is a rapper from Atlanta, Georgia and only female member... more