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The Best Hip Hop Producers Right Now, Ranked

Updated August 27, 2020 27.4k votes 3.8k voters 56.1k views129 items

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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    Metro Boomin

    1,763
    463
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    Pi’erre Bourne

    428
    147
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    Dr. Dre

    371
    126
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    1,213
    547

    ye (Kanye West)

    DAYTONA (Pusha T)

    Kids See Ghosts (Kanye West, Kid Cudi)

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    820
    361

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

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

    "Yes Indeed" (Lil Baby, Drake)

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    Madlib

    197
    48
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    The Alchemist

    200
    50
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    1,076
    522

    "Look Alive" (BlocBoy JB, Drake)

    "Nonstop" (Drake)

    "Sicko Mode" (Travis Scott)

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

    Edgewood (Trouble)

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    DJ Mustard

    425
    174
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    773
    367

    "F*ck Love" (XXXTentacion)

    "All Girls Are the Same" (Juice WRLD)

    "Lucid Dreams" (Juice WRLD)

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    "Nice for What" (Drake)

    "Fefe" (6ix9ine, Nicki Minaj)

    "I Do" (Cardi B, SZA)

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    Kenny Beats

    370
    162
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    Zaytoven

    464
    236
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    512
    275

    "Mood" (Lil Uzi Vert)

    "Goin' Down!" (XXXTentacion)

    "Holyfield" (Wiz Khalifa)

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    709
    401

    KOD (J. Cole)

    "Hurt Feelings" (Mac Miller)

    "Zendaya" (Cozz, J. Cole)

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    Mike Dean

    103
    17
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    J Dilla

    117
    27
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    Timbaland

    126
    37
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    DJ Premier

    107
    26
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    RZA

    112
    29
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    Ronny J

    330
    182
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    "Okra" (Tyler, the Creator)

    "My Forte" ($ilkmoney)

    "435" (Tyler, the Creator)

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    Hit-Boy

    84
    19
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    Scott Storch

    107
    45
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