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.
- Lalisa Manoban (born Pranpriya Manoban on March 27, 1997), better known by the mononym Lisa,... more on Wikipedia20,4902,993
- Jennie Kim (born January 16, 1996), professionally known by the mononym Jennie, is a Korean... more on Wikipedia6,7243,698
- Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj (), is a... more on Wikipedia8,7415,349
- Belcalis Almanzar (born October 11, 1992), known professionally as Cardi B, is an American... more on Wikipedia8,7195,796
- Megan Jovon Ruth Pete (born February 15, 1995), known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion... more on Wikipedia5,5844,018
- Amala Ratna Zandile Dlamini (born October 21, 1995), known professionally as Doja Cat, is an... more on Wikipedia2,8342,666
- Diamonté Harper (born July 2, 1993), known professionally as Saweetie, is an American rapper... more on Wikipedia2,6962,924
- Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter,... more on Wikipedia2,7993,088
- City Girls is an American hip hop duo from Miami, Florida, composed of members Yung Miami... more on Wikipedia2,6573,008
- Amethyst Amelia Kelly, known professionally as Iggy Azalea (born 7 June 1990), is an... more on Wikipedia1,2941,460
- Katorah Marrero, better known by her stage name Young M.A, is an American rapper and... more on Wikipedia2,6873,059
- Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly (born May 7, 1997), known professionally as Rico Nasty, is an... more on Wikipedia2,1042,409
- Melissa Jefferson (born April 27, 1988), better known by her stage name Lizzo, is an American... more on Wikipedia2,8193,236
- Arkeisha Knight (born March 14, 1992), better known by the stage name Kash Doll, is an... more on Wikipedia2,2962,642
- Elizabeth Eden Harris (born May 31, 1997), known professionally as Cupcakke (often stylized as... more on Wikipedia1,3282,140
- Asian Doll (born December 7, 1997) is a rapper notable for her 2016 mixtape "Drippin In Glo."...1,1821,977
- Stephanie Victoria Allen (born 14 December 1991), better known by her stage name Stefflon Don,... more on Wikipedia1,1681,996
- Tierra Whack (born August 11, 1995) is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from North... more on Wikipedia1,1642,002
- Reminisce Mackie (née Smith; May 30, 1980), known professionally as Remy Ma, is an American... more on Wikipedia1,2772,310
- Danielle Bregoli Peskowitz (born March 26, 2003), also known by her stage name Bhad Bhabie, is... more on Wikipedia1,5373,104
- Fatimah Nyeema Warner (born September 18, 1991), better known by her stage name Noname, is an... more on Wikipedia7881,621
- Maliibu Miitch (born March 4, 1991) is an American rapper who is part of the urban pop duo...6931,460
- Aaliyah Keef (born May 12, 1998), better known as Cuban Doll, is an American rapper from... more on Wikipedia7021,486
- Destiny Nicole Frasqueri (born June 14, 1992), better known by her stage name Princess Nokia... more on Wikipedia4381,335
- Kodie Shane (born October 28, 1998) is a rapper from Atlanta, Georgia and only female member... more on Wikipedia2131,000