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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415 99
Metro Boomin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
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2
350 180
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
314 157
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
330 184
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
249 127
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
229 115
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
201 119
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
168 104
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
121 68
Zaytoven is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
rosemary-hallett added Zaytoven
10
155 100
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
117 88
D. A. Doman is listed (or ranked) 11 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)

12
109 82
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
150 122
Tyler, the Creator is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Okra" (Tyler, the Creator)

"My Forte" ($ilkmoney)

"435" (Tyler, the Creator)

14
138 111
John Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Sad!" (XXXTentacion)

"Moonlight" (XXXTentacion)

"Changes" (XXXTentacion)

15
55 31
Ronny J is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
cloutmoney added Ronny J
16
112 88
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
76 64
T-Minus is listed (or ranked) 17 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)

18
84 74
Honorable C.N.O.T.E. is listed (or ranked) 18 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)

19
89 80
Noah

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

"Peak" (Drake)

"Summer Games" (Drake)

20
98 90
6ix is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked
6ix

"Overnight" (Logic)

"44 More" (Logic)

"Wassup" (Logic, Big Sean)

21
85 82
Diplo is listed (or ranked) 21 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)

22
60 55
Sounwave is listed (or ranked) 22 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).

23
97 102
Marshmello is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Reverse" (Vic Mensa, G-Eazy)

"Spotlight" (Lil Peep)

"Everyday" (Logic)

24
69 71
No I.D. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

"Emotionless" (Drake)

"Survival" (Drake)

25
59 61
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)