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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367 87
Metro Boomin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
TylerPlocher added
2
287 141
Murda Beatz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Nice for What" (Drake)

"Fefe" (6ix9ine, Nicki Minaj)

"I Do" (Cardi B, SZA)

3
321 166
Tay Keith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Look Alive" (BlocBoy JB, Drake)

"Nonstop" (Drake)

"Sicko Mode" (Travis Scott)

4
309 162
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

ye (Kanye West)

DAYTONA (Pusha T)

Kids See Ghosts (Kanye West, Kid Cudi)

5
228 112
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
210 102
Mike Will Made It is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

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

Edgewood (Trouble)

7
182 106
Mira is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
Mira

"F*ck Love" (XXXTentacion)

"All Girls Are the Same" (Juice WRLD)

"Lucid Dreams" (Juice WRLD)

8
106 57
Zaytoven is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
rosemary-hallett added Zaytoven
9
144 90
TM88 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Mood" (Lil Uzi Vert)

"Goin' Down!" (XXXTentacion)

"Holyfield" (Wiz Khalifa)

10
151 98
Wheezy is listed (or ranked) 10 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)

11
141 106
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
102 71
Boi-1da is listed (or ranked) 12 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)

13
130 104
John Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Sad!" (XXXTentacion)

"Moonlight" (XXXTentacion)

"Changes" (XXXTentacion)

14
45 22
Ronny J is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
cloutmoney added Ronny J
15
105 82
D. A. Doman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
D. A. Doman

"Taste" (Tyga, Offset)

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

"Dip" (Tyga, Nicki Minaj)

16
103 82
Cardo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
Cardo

"God's Plan" (Drake)

"Open It Up" (Migos)

"Big Shot" (Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott)

17
92 83
6ix is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
6ix

"Overnight" (Logic)

"44 More" (Logic)

"Wassup" (Logic, Big Sean)

18
68 59
T-Minus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
T-Minus

"Kevin's Heart" (J. Cole)

"Proud" (2 Chainz, YG, Offset)

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

19
77 69
Honorable C.N.O.T.E. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
Honorable C.N.O.T.E.

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

"Supastars" (Migos)

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

20
55 48
Sounwave is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
rosemary-hallett added

Produced good kid mAAd city, black panther album, Damn and Section 80(and more).

21
78 75
Noah

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

"Peak" (Drake)

"Summer Games" (Drake)

22
31 25
Young Chop is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
ItsTenacious added
23
66 66
No I.D. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Emotionless" (Drake)

"Survival" (Drake)

24
74 75
Diplo is listed (or ranked) 24 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)

25
55 56
Teddy Walton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

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

"Spoil My Night" (Swae Lee)

"Keyz 2 the City 2" (Nipsey Hussle, TeeFlii)