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The Best Rappers From Tennessee

Updated March 23, 2020 2.7k votes 452 voters 18.3k views37 items

List RulesRappers born or raised in Tennessee.

From new artists to some of the greatest hip hop artists of all time, here are the best rappers from Tennessee. Including both solo artists, like Juicy J and Isaiah Rashad, and hip hop groups, like Three 6 Mafia, this list of the most popular Tennessee rappers features rap artists who were born or raised in the Volunteer State. Known for their style of Southern hip hop, these famous Tennessee rappers also popularized other rap subgenres, like Memphis rap and Memphis horrorcore. Who are the top Tennessee rappers of all-time?

Vote up the best hip hop artists from Tennessee, and add any other Tennessee rappers if they're missing from this list. 

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    Three 6 Mafia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Three 6 Mafia is an American hip hop group from Memphis, Tennessee formed in 1991. Emerging as... more

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    NLE Choppa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Moneybagg Yo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Demario DeWayne White, Jr., better known by his stage name Moneybagg Yo, is an American... more

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    Juicy J is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Jordan Michael Houston (born April 5, 1975), known professionally as Juicy J, is an American... more

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    Young Dolph is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Adolph Thornton, Jr., better known by his stage name Young Dolph, is an American rapper.

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    Yo Gotti is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Mario Mims (born May 27, 1981), known professionally as Yo Gotti, is an American rapper from... more

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    Key Glock is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Isaiah Rashad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Isaiah Rashad

    Isaiah Rashad McClain, better known as Isaiah Rashad, is an American hip hop recording artist... more

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    Blac Youngsta is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Sammie M. Benson (born April 8, 1990), better known by his stage name Blac Youngsta, is an... more

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    BlocBoy JB is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    James Baker (born May 19, 1996), known professionally as BlocBoy JB, is an American rapper and... more

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    Don Trip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Christopher Don Wallace better known professionally as Don Trip, is an American rapper. A... more
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    Starlito is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Jermaine Eric Shute (born December 15, 1984), better known by his stage name Starlito... more
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    Young Buck is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Young Buck

    David Darnell Brown (born March 15, 1981), best known by his stage name Young Buck, is an... more

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    Haystak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Jason Winfree (born March 22, 1973), professionally known by his stage name Haystak, is an... more
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    DJ Paul is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    DJ Paul

    Paul Duane Beauregard, (born January 12, 1977) better known by his stage name DJ Paul, is an... more

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    JellyRoll is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    David Drew, better known as JellyRoll or Jelly Roll, is an American hip hop producer. Drew is... more
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    Lord Infamous is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Ricky T. Dunigan (November 17, 1973 – December 20, 2013), better known by his stage name Lord... more
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    Gangsta Boo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Lola Mitchell (born August 7, 1979), better known as her stage name Gangsta Boo or Lady Boo,... more

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    Gangsta Blac is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Gangsta Blac, (Memphis Tennessee 11 November 1974) is a rapper.His career began as a member of... more
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    Crunchy Black is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Darnell Carlton (born August 20, 1977), better known by his stage name Crunchy Black, is an... more
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    Big Smo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    John Lee Smith, known by his stage name Big Smo, is an American country rap musician,... more

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    Derek Minor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Koopsta Knicca is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Robert Cooper Phillips (April 27, 1975 – October 9, 2015), better known by his stage name... more
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    Mr. Mack is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
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    Mr. Mack

    Mack Williams Jr. is a rap artist who performs under the name Mr. Mack. He was born in Alcoa,... more
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    Drumma Boy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rappers From Tennessee
    Christopher James Gholson (born August 11, 1983), better known by his stage name Drumma Boy,... more

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