2019 Music The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked  

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List Rules Only rappers releasing new music in 2019.

Dropping the hottest new music, here are the best rappers of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere. From rap greats, like Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar, to new artists, like A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie and Lil Baby, this list of current rappers are dominating the 2019 hip hop charts. Who are the top rappers in 2019?

Vote up the best rappers of 2019, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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Kendrick Lamar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Kendrick Lamar Duckworth, better known as Kendrick Lamar, is an American hip hop recording artist from Compton, California. In 2004, Lamar signed to Carson-based independent record label, Top ...more
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1,841 1,103
J. Cole is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist, songwriter and record producer from Fayetteville, North Carolina. Cole first received ...more
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1,451 1,126
Juice WRLD is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Jarad Higgins (born December 2, 1998), known professionally as Juice WRLD, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from Calumet Park, Illinois. He is primarily known for his breakout hits, ...more
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1,378 1,064
Travis Scott is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Jacques Webster, better known by his stage name Travis Scott, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer from Houston, Texas. In 2012, Scott signed to Epic Records before ...more
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1,647 1,338
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Marshall Bruce Mathers III, better known by his stage name Eminem, is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter, and actor. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of the group D12, ...more
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1,212 1,010
21 Savage is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph (born October 22, 1992), known professionally as 21 Savage, is an American rapper known for his mixtapes The Slaughter Tape (2015) and Slaughter King (2015) and his EPs ...more
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1,240 1,032
Drake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
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 ...more
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1,126 936
Lil Uzi Vert is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Symere Woods (born July 31, 1994), known professionally as Lil Uzi Vert, is an American hip hop recording artist. Based in Philadelphia, he gained recognition after releasing his debut single, ...more
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1,092 990
Post Malone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Austin Richard Post (born July 4, 1995), known professionally as Post Malone, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and guitarist. He first gained major recognition in ...more
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941 814
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Artist Julius Dubose (born December 6, 1995), better known by his stage name A Boogie wit da Hoodie (or simply A Boogie), is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. He is signed to ...more
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921 860
Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, songwriter, and entrepreneur from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash ...more
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1,030 902
Logic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, known by his stage name Logic, is an American rapper. He was born and raised in Gaithersburg, Maryland. He has amassed a large Internet following and is a member of ...more
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994 845
Ski Mask The Slump God is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne, better known by his stage name Ski Mask the Slump God (or simply Ski Mask), is an American rapper from Broward County, Florida.
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874 817
Migos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Migos is an American hip hop group based in Atlanta, Georgia. The group consists of Quavo, Takeoff, and Offset. Members Quavo and Takeoff are uncle and nephew; Offset is Quavo's cousin and also ...more
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606 637
Lil Skies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Lil Skies (born August 4, 1998) is a rapper from Pennsylvania who is best known for singles "Signs of Jealousy" and "Change Ya Life." In 2017, he signed a recording contract ...more
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780 677
Lil Baby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Dominique Jones (born December 3, 1994), known professionally as Lil Baby, is an American rapper from Atlanta, Georgia. He is best known for his songs "Freestyle", "Yes ...more
17
875 792
Donald Glover is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Donald McKinley Glover, also known by his stage name Childish Gambino, is an American actor, writer, comedian, rapper, singer, and producer. He first came to attention for his work with Derrick ...more
18
735 690
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, best known by his stage name Snoop Dogg, is an American recording artist and actor from Long Beach, California. His music career began in 1992, when he was discovered ...more
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794 729
Chance The Rapper is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Chancelor Bennett, better known by his stage name Chance the Rapper, is an American hip hop recording artist from the Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. In 2013, he began to gain major ...more
20
736 661
Meek Mill is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Robert Rihmeek Williams (born May 6, 1987), known professionally as Meek Mill, is an American rapper and activist. Raised in Philadelphia, he embarked on his music career as a battle rapper, and ...more
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754 716
Offset is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Kiari Kendrell Cephus (born December 14, 1991), better known by his stage name Offset, is an American hip hop recording artist from Lawrenceville, Georgia. He is best known as a member of the ...more
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677 594
YNW Melly is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
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Jamell Maurice Demons (born May 1, 1999), known professionally as YNW Melly, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter from Gifford, Florida. He is best known for his single "Murder on ...more
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432 421
Gunna is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Sergio Giavanni Kitchens (born June 14, 1993), known by his stage name Gunna, is an American rapper and songwriter. He is best known for his song "Drip Too Hard" in collaboration with
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757 759
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, director, painter, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. West first gained prominence as a producer for Roc-A-Fella ...more
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486 538
Trippie Redd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked
Michael White IV (born June 18, 1999), known professionally as Trippie Redd, is an American rapper and singer. He is best known for his songs "Love Scars", "Dark Knight