The Best Jewish Rappers Of All Time

Anti-semitic behavior has no place in the music industry, especially the rap world. In light of the recent news and ongoing discrimination towards the Jewish community, we've ranked the greatest Jewish rappers of all time (aka rappers whose music you should be streaming instead of Kanye West's). Although the hip-hop industry is mostly dominated by Christian-raised black artists, Jewish rappers still hold a significant place among the ranks of hip-hop's GOATs, with Grammy Award-winning megastars Drake and Doja Cat paving the way for future generations of Jewish rap artists. From Gen Z West Coast emo rapper 24KGoldn to the late Mac Miller (rest in peace), this compilation of Jewish hip-hop artists contains all of your favorite rappers among the Jewish race, both living and deceased. Famous comedians Andy Samberg and Lil Dicky never cease to create space for Jews in Hollywood through their playful lyricism and IDGAF attitudes; and Orthodox Jewish rapper Nissim Black remains a force to be reckoned with among fellow hip-hop musicians, unapologetically expressing his faith across profound records. 

Which of these rappers do you believe are the greatest Jewish hip-hop artists of all time? Vote below for the best Jewish rappers who deserve placement at the top of your playlists, and feel free to check out our other Jewish musicians lists across all genres if you'd like to discover more incredible music by the industry's most-talented Jewish artists.

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  • Abdominal
    33 votes
    Andrew Bernstein (born February 7, 1974), better known by his stage name Abdominal, is a rapper from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Lil Dicky
    28 votes
    David Andrew Burd (born March 15, 1988), better known by his stage name Lil Dicky or LD, is an American rapper and comedian. He came to prominence with the release of the music video to his song ...more
  • Doja Cat
    34 votes
    Amala Ratna Zandile Dlamini (born October 21, 1995), known professionally as Doja Cat, is an American singer, rapper and songwriter. Born and raised in Los Angeles, she began making and releasing ...more
  • Drake
    43 votes
    Aubrey Drake Graham, who records under the mononym Drake, is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor. He was born in Toronto, Ontario. He first garnered recognition for his role as Jimmy Brooks on ...more
  • Mac Miller
    43 votes
    Malcolm James McCormick (January 19, 1992 – September 7, 2018), known professionally as Mac Miller, was an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, ...more
  • 24kGoldn
    17 votes
    Golden Landis Von Jones (born November 13, 2000), known professionally as 24kGoldn, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and former child actor. He rose to fame with his 2019 single ...more