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The Best Rappers Of 2019, Ranked

Updated October 27, 2020 747.6k votes 49.9k voters 644.2k views100 items

List RulesOnly rappers releasing new music in 2019.

Update: Dive into the best new hip hop with our list of 2020's top rap songs.

Dropping the hottest new music, here are the best rappers of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere. From new rappers, like Blueface and Lil Baby, to some of the best hip hop artists of the decade, like Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar, all rappers are welcome here as long as they're among the best modern rappers.

Featuring the most popular rappers right now, like Tyler, the Creator and Travis Scott, this list of good rappers dominated the 2019 hip hop charts. And, while many of the most famous rappers in this list are American rappers, some are Canadian, British, or even Indonesian.

Who are the top rappers of 2019? Which good female rappers belong in the top 10 rappers of 2019?

Vote up the best rappers of 2019 below, and if you need more good hip hop in your life, follow our Best New Rap 2020 playlist on Spotify!

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  • 1
    Travis Scott
    15,450
    9,765

    "The London" (w/ Young Thug and J. Cole)

    "Antisocial" (w/ Ed Sheeran)

    "Highest in the Room"

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  • 2
    J. Cole
    16,748
    10,841

    Revenge of the Dreamers III (w/ Dreamville)

    "The London" (w/ Young Thug and Travis Scott)

    "Shea Butter Baby" (w/ Ari Lennox)

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  • 3
    Juice WRLD
    15,593
    10,515

    Death Race for Love

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  • 4
    Lil Baby
    9,179
    5,826

    "Out the Mud" (w/ Future)

    "Phone Down" (w/ Stefflon Don)

    "Baby" (w/ Quality Control and DaBaby)

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  • 5
    DaBaby
    11,197
    5,552

    Baby on Baby

    Kirk

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  • 6
    Lil Uzi Vert
    12,146
    7,998

    "Free Uzi"

    "That's a Rack"

    "Sanguine Paradise"

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  • 7
    Eminem
    16,579
    11,660

    "Remember the Name" (w/ Ed Sheeran and 50 Cent)

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  • 8
    Kendrick Lamar
    16,144
    11,575

    "Hair Down" (w/ SiR)

    "Momma I Hit a Lick" (w/ 2 Chainz)

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  • 9
    Roddy Ricch
    5,159
    2,776

    Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial

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  • 10
    Drake
    13,472
    9,735

    Care Package

    The Best in the World Pack

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  • 11
    Lil Tjay
    4,379
    2,583

    True 2 Myself

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  • 12
    YNW Melly
    6,150
    3,918

    We All Shine

    Melly vs. Melvin

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  • 13
    NLE Choppa
    5,449
    3,244

    Narco Choppa (w/ Icy Narco)

    "Shotta Flow"

    "Capo"

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  • 14
    A Boogie wit da Hoodie

    "Mood Swings"

    "Reply" (feat. Lil Uzi Vert)

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  • 15
    YoungBoy Never Broke Again

    AI YoungBoy 2

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  • 16
    Migos
    7,577
    6,153

    "Pure Water" (w/ Mustard)

    Control the Streets, Vol. 2

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  • 17
    Lil Tecca
    1,927
    1,074

    We Love You Tecca

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  • 18
    Snoop Dogg
    7,679
    6,223

    I Wanna Thank Me

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  • 19
    Young Thug
    4,336
    3,046

    So Much Fun

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  • 20
    Post Malone
    11,325
    9,253

    Hollywood's Bleeding

    "Goodbyes" (feat. Young Thug)

    "Circles"

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  • 21
    Ski Mask The Slump God

    Members Only, Vol. 4 (w/ Members Only)

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  • 22
    Offset
    5,748
    4,723

    Father of 4

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  • 23
    Meek Mill
    6,387
    5,212

    "Going Bad" (feat. Drake)

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  • 24
    Kanye West
    6,852
    5,783

    Jesus Is King

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  • 25
    Tyler, the Creator

    IGOR

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