Hip-Hop The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked  

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If you're wondering who made the beats for some of the biggest 2018 rap songs, check out this list of the top hip hop producers right now. Featuring rappers who produce their own music, underground producers who are quickly gaining clout, and even popular EDM artists, the hottest rap producers today deserve recognition for their chart-topping songs. 

The top 10 hip hop producers in 2018 include Tay Keith, Cardo, Murda Beatz, Nineteen85, and Drake's "In My Feelings" producer TrapMoneyBenny. Other good famous rap producers include TM88, D. A. Damon, Boi-1da, and Louis Bell.

Vote up the best rap music producers right now, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.   

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489 117
Metro Boomin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
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396 200
Tay Keith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Look Alive" (BlocBoy JB, Drake)

"Nonstop" (Drake)

"Sicko Mode" (Travis Scott)

3
352 178
Murda Beatz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Nice for What" (Drake)

"Fefe" (6ix9ine, Nicki Minaj)

"I Do" (Cardi B, SZA)

4
265 128
Mike Will Made It is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"King's Dead" (Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future, James Blake)

Edgewood (Trouble)

5
287 144
J. Cole is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

KOD (J. Cole)

"Hurt Feelings" (Mac Miller)

"Zendaya" (Cozz, J. Cole)

6
380 210
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

ye (Kanye West)

DAYTONA (Pusha T)

Kids See Ghosts (Kanye West, Kid Cudi)

7
225 135
Mira is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"F*ck Love" (XXXTentacion)

"All Girls Are the Same" (Juice WRLD)

"Lucid Dreams" (Juice WRLD)

8
193 116
Wheezy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"White Sand" (Migos, Travis Scott, Big Sean, Ty Dolla Sign)

"MLK" (Young Thug, Trouble, Shad da God)

"Yes Indeed" (Lil Baby, Drake)

9
146 82
Zaytoven is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
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182 113
TM88 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Mood" (Lil Uzi Vert)

"Goin' Down!" (XXXTentacion)

"Holyfield" (Wiz Khalifa)

11
176 133
Tyler, the Creator is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Okra" (Tyler, the Creator)

"My Forte" ($ilkmoney)

"435" (Tyler, the Creator)

12
78 42
Ronny J is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
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13
125 89
Boi-1da is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Be Careful" (Cardi B)

"Power" (Royce da 5'9")

"8 Out of 10" (Drake)

14
129 94
D. A. Doman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Taste" (Tyga, Offset)

"Zeze" (Kodak Black, Travis Scott, Offset)

"Dip" (Tyga, Nicki Minaj)

15
126 94
Cardo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"God's Plan" (Drake)

"Open It Up" (Migos)

"Big Shot" (Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott)

16
148 120
John Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Sad!" (XXXTentacion)

"Moonlight" (XXXTentacion)

"Changes" (XXXTentacion)

17
89 69
T-Minus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Kevin's Heart" (J. Cole)

"Proud" (2 Chainz, YG, Offset)

"Early Morning Trappin'" (Rich the Kid, Trippie Redd)

18
94 79
Honorable C.N.O.T.E. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Solitaire" (Gucci Mane, Migos, Lil Yachty)

"Supastars" (Migos)

"Dark Knight Dunmo" (Trippie Redd, Travis Scott)

19
97 85
Noah

"Don't Matter to Me" (Drake, Michael Jackson)

"Peak" (Drake)

"Summer Games" (Drake)

20
96 88
Diplo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Welcome to the Party" (French Montana, Lil Pump, Zhavia Ward)

"Worry No More" (Lil Yachty, Santigold)

"Look Back" (DRAM)

21
67 58
Sounwave is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
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Produced good kid mAAd city, black panther album, Damn and Section 80(and more).

22
103 98
6ix is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Overnight" (Logic)

"44 More" (Logic)

"Wassup" (Logic, Big Sean)

23
75 73
No I.D. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Emotionless" (Drake)

"Survival" (Drake)

24
16 7
Missy Elliott is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
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108 114
Marshmello is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Reverse" (Vic Mensa, G-Eazy)

"Spotlight" (Lil Peep)

"Everyday" (Logic)