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The Best Rappers From Florida  

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List Rules Only famous hip hop artists who were born in or started their careers in Florida.

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!

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XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known by his stage name XXXTentacion, was an American rapper, singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Plantation, Florida, Onfroy spent most of his childhood in ...more
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Ski Mask The Slump God is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne, better known by his stage name Ski Mask the Slump God (or simply Ski Mask), is an American rapper from Broward County, Florida.
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Denzel Curry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Denzel Rae Don Curry (born February 16, 1995) is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. Raised in Carol City, Florida, Curry started rapping while in sixth grade and began working on his ...more
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Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper. In 2009, Ross founded the record label Maybach Music Group, on which he released his studio albums ...more
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Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Bill K. Kapri (born June 11, 1997), born Dieuson Octave and better known by his stage name Kodak Black, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. He is noted for his singles ...more
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T-Pain is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Faheem Rashad Najm better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer, and actor. His debut album, Rappa Ternt Sanga, was released in 2005. In ...more
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YNW Melly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Jamell Maurice Demons (born May 1, 1999), known professionally as YNW Melly, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter from Gifford, Florida. He is best known for his single "Murder on ...more
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Bobby Shmurda is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Bobby Shmurda is a rapper.
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Smokepurpp is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Omar Pineiro (born May 15, 1997), known professionally as Smokepurpp, is an American rapper from Miami, Florida. Pineiro found success on the audio distribution platform SoundCloud in 2017 after ...more
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Flo Rida is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida, is an American rapper. He is known for hit songs such as "Low", featuring T-Pain, which was a number 1 hit for 10 weeks ...more
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Wifisfuneral is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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DJ Khaled is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Khaled Khaled, better known by his stage name DJ Khaled, is an American record producer, radio personality, rapper, DJ and record label executive. He is a radio host for the Miami-based urban ...more
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GlokkNine is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Lil Pump is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Gazzy Garcia (born August 17, 2000), known professionally as Lil Pump, is an American rapper and songwriter. He began uploading songs to music sharing website SoundCloud in 2016, gaining almost ...more
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Ace Hood is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Antoine McColister, better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper. He was born in Port St. Lucie, Florida and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida. He is signed to DJ Khaled's ...more
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Plies is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Plies is an American rapper. He is the founder of Big Gates Records. Born in Fort Myers, Florida, Washington was a wide receiver on the football team of Miami University in Ohio in 1996 and 1997 ...more
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Ghostemane is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Gunplay is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Richard Morales, Jr., better known by his stage name Gunplay, is an American hip hop recording artist from Carol City, Florida. He embarked on his career in hip hop, as a member of fellow ...more
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SpaceGhostPurrp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Markese Rolle, better known by his stage name SpaceGhostPurrp, is an American rapper and producer from Miami, Florida, and is the founder of the hip hop group Raider Klan. He gathered a ...more
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Trick Daddy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Maurice Young, better known by his stage name Trick Daddy, is an American rapper, actor, and producer from Miami's Liberty City.
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Pouya is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Pitbull is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Armando Christian Pérez, better known by his stage name Pitbull, is an American rapper from Miami, Florida. His first recorded mainstream performance was on a solo track from Lil Jon's ...more
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Mase is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Mason Durell Betha, better known by stage name Mase, is an American rapper. He hails from Harlem, New York City, New York. He was once signed to Sean "Diddy" Combs's label Bad Boy ...more
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KiD TRUNKS is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Craig Xen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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