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!
- Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known by his stage name XXXTentacion, was an American rapper,... more on Wikipedia8,7072,999
- Bill K. Kapri (born June 11, 1997), born Dieuson Octave and better known by his stage name... more on Wikipedia7,4582,564
- Jamell Maurice Demons (born May 1, 1999), known professionally as YNW Melly, is an American... more on Wikipedia3,506715
- Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne (born April 18, 1996), known professionally as Ski Mask the Slump... more on Wikipedia6,4292,492
- Ackquille Jean Pollard (born August 4, 1994), known professionally as Bobby Shmurda, is an... more on Wikipedia2,782992
- Rodarius Marcell Green (born August 27, 1999), better known as Rod Wave, is an American rapper... more on Wikipedia1,638300
- Denzel Rae Don Curry (born February 16, 1995) is an American rapper, singer and songwriter.... more on Wikipedia5,4052,813
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- William Leonard Roberts II (born January 28, 1976), known professionally as Rick Ross, is an... more on Wikipedia3,4302,618
- Faheem Rasheed Najm (born September 30, 1985), better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an... more on Wikipedia2,6922,275
- Isaiah Rivera (born March 20, 1997), better known by his stage name Wifisfuneral, is an... more on Wikipedia2,0481,698
- Omar Pineiro (born May 15, 1997), known professionally as Smokepurpp, is an American rapper... more on Wikipedia2,6252,299
- Algernod Lanier Washington (born July 1, 1976), better known by his stage name Plies, is an... more on Wikipedia1,5931,352
- Antoine McColister (born May 11, 1988), better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an... more on Wikipedia1,3031,510
- Gazzy Garcia (born August 17, 2000), known professionally as Lil Pump, is an American rapper... more on Wikipedia2,8252,997
Blew up in the underground off of Calendars in 2012. Founder of Smart Stunnas and a member of XXXTENTACION and Ski Mask the Slump God's group, Members Only.
- Khaled Mohamed Khaled (born November 26, 1975), better known as DJ Khaled, is an American DJ,... more on Wikipedia1,9172,135