Florida may be the one state that has it all – oranges, a mostly tropical climate, Disneyworld, the Everglades, the weirdest news in all of America, and… a thriving hip hop scene. Who knew? Yes, the Sunshine State brings a lot to the American cultural table, especially in terms of hip hop. Rick Ross, Luther Campbell, Pitbull, and Plies all hail from Florida, and there are scores of other rappers we’ve uncovered that are either influential to rap as a whole or still very much at the at the top of their game.
Take a look at this list of rappers from Florida and vote for your favorite Florida rappers representing Orlando, Tampa Bay, Jacksonville, and more.