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The Best Rappers Of 2020, Ranked

Updated November 30, 2020 455.0k votes 31.2k voters 384.7k views146 items

List RulesOnly current rappers releasing new music in 2020

Dropping the hottest new music, here are the best rappers of 2020, ranked by fans everywhere. From new 2020 rappers, like young rising stars Roddy Ricch and Lil Nas X, to some of the best hip hop artists of the decade, like Eminem and Drake, all rappers are welcome here as long as they're among the best modern rappers releasing new music in 2020.

Featuring the most popular rappers right now, like Cardi B and Young Thug, this list of good rappers in 2020 is dominating 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 today? Which of the hottest rappers right now do you think is the best rapper in the world? Which good female rappers belong in the top 10 rappers of 2020?

Vote up the best rappers of 2020, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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    Polo G
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    Taurus Tremani Bartlett (born January 6, 1999), better known as Polo G, is an American rapper... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Lil Baby
    12,838
    7,482
    Dominique Jones (born December 3, 1994), known professionally as Lil Baby, is an American... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Pop Smoke
    7,540
    4,377
    Bashar Barakah Jackson (July 20, 1999 – February 19, 2020), known professionally as Pop Smoke,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Lil Uzi Vert
    10,755
    6,620
    Symere Woods (born July 31, 1994), known professionally as Lil Uzi Vert, is an American hip... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Travis Scott
    9,692
    5,988
    Jacques Berman Webster II (born April 30, 1992), known professionally as Travis Scott, is an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    DaBaby
    9,800
    6,058
    Jonathan Lyndale Kirk (born December 21, 1991), better known as DaBaby (formerly known as Baby... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Roddy Ricch
    9,861
    6,100
    Rodrick Moore (born October 22, 1998), known professionally as Roddy Ricch is an American... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Drake
    8,155
    5,868
    Aubrey Drake Graham, who records under the mononym Drake, is a Canadian singer, songwriter,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 9
    Lil Tjay the King
    Tione Merritt (born April 30, 2001), better known by his stage name Lil Tjay, is an American... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    21 Savage
    5,560
    4,062
    Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph (born October 22, 1992), known professionally as 21 Savage, is an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 11
    J. Cole
    7,180
    5,261
    Jermaine Lamarr Cole (born January 28, 1985) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 12
    Kendrick Lamar
    6,755
    4,950
    Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper, songwriter, and record... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    NLE Choppa
    6,642
    4,870

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    Eminem
    7,032
    5,160
    Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known professionally as Eminem (; often... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    A Boogie wit da Hoodie
    Artist Julius Dubose (born December 6, 1995), better known by his stage name A Boogie wit da... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Gunna
    4,827
    3,532
    Sergio Giavanni Kitchens (born June 14, 1993), better known by his stage name Gunna, is an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    YoungBoy Never Broke Again
    Kentrell DeSean Gaulden (born October 20, 1999), known professionally as YoungBoy Never Broke... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Future
    4,581
    3,352
    Nayvadius DeMun Wilburn, better known by his stage name Future, is an American rapper, singer,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 19
    King Von
    1,300
    921

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  • 20
    Ski Mask The Slump God
    Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne (born April 18, 1996), known professionally as Ski Mask the Slump... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 21
    YNW Melly
    4,817
    3,551
    Jamell Maurice Demons (born May 1, 1999), known professionally as YNW Melly, is an American... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 22
    Young Thug
    3,910
    2,908
    Jeffrey Williams, better known by his stage name Young Thug, is an American rapper from... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    ASAP Rocky
    3,541
    2,652
    Rakim Mayers (born October 3, 1988), better known by his stage name ASAP Rocky (stylized as... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Lil Wayne
    3,677
    2,770
    Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 25
    Rod Wave
    1,870
    1,392
    Rodarius Marcell Green (born August 27, 1999), better known as Rod Wave, is an American rapper... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button