Rap The Best Crunk Rappers  

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Crunk music rose to prominence as a derivative of Southern hip hop during the 1990s. Crunk rap is known for its often up-tempo, club oriented songs that peaked in popularity during the early 2000s. The best crunk songs songs incorporate dirty south rhymes with funky beats to create danceable songs and MCs who are charismatic. The best crunk rappers are known for their screams, charismatic personalities and fun-loving, good time lyrics.

So who are the best crunk rappers? Any list has to include Memphis-based rappers like Three 6 Mafia, a group that popularized crunk music. Known for their appearance in Hustle & Flow, their brand of crunk rap helped paved the way for other crunk artists. In the early 2000s, Atlanta was the place to be for crunk music. Rappers like Lil Jon, Ludacris, Bonecrusher, Young Jeezy and Waka Flocka Flame all steamrolled other genres of rap to make crunk music among the most popular rap songs in the country. The best crunk artists know how to reach their listeners, and their cartoon, oversized personas with the use of bling, and crunk juice often times providing a caricature of what it means to be a crunk rapper.

That said, Who can be considered the best crunk rappers? That's not an easy question to answer, but it's to you, crunk music fan, to decide. If you notice a crunk rapper or a popular crunk band isn't on this list, feel free to add them.This list answers the questions "who are the best crunk bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest crunk musician ever?" If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular crunk bands that you might've. (36 items)

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Lil Jon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Lil Jon Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Three 6 Mafia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Three 6 Mafia Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Horrorcore

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Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Ludacris Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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Trick Daddy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Trick Daddy Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Project Pat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Project Pat Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Eightball & MJG is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Eightball & MJG Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Horrorcore

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Pastor Troy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Pastor Troy Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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Young Buck is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Young Buck Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Southern hip hop

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Mystikal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Mystikal Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Young Jeezy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Young Jeezy Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Pop rap

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Petey Pablo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Petey Pablo Hip hop music, Southern hip hop, Crunk

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David Banner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
David Banner Hip hop music, Rapcore, Pop rap

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Juicy J is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Juicy J Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Electro hop

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Ying Yang Twins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Ying Yang Twins Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Atlanta hip hop

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Waka Flocka Flame is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Waka Flocka Flame Hip hop music, Southern hip hop, Crunk

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Juvenile is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
MarekSiwyGrzywaczewski added Juvenile Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Gangsta rap

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Lil Wyte is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Lil Wyte Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Mafioso rap

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Lil Boosie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Lil Boosie Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Lil' Scrappy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Lil' Scrappy Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Contemporary R&B

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Crunchy Black is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Crunchy Black Hip hop music, Southern hip hop, Crunk

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Bone Crusher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Bone Crusher Hip hop music, Disco, Gangsta rap

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Tommy Wright III is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Master_C_15 added Tommy Wright III

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Paul Wall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Paul Wall Hip hop music, Pop rap, Southern hip hop

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Youngbloodz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Youngbloodz Hip hop music, Southern hip hop, Crunk

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T-Pain is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
T-Pain Hip hop music, Pop music, Electro hop

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Yo Gotti is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
MarekSiwyGrzywaczewski added Yo Gotti Hip hop music, Pop rap, Southern hip hop

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Fatman Scoop is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
danman082200 added Fatman Scoop Hip hop music, Shoegazing, Contemporary R&B

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Shop Boyz is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Shop Boyz Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rap rock

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Brokencyde is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
danman082200 added Brokencyde Crunkcore

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D.S.G.B. is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers

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B.U.G. Mafia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
B.U.G. Mafia Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Crunk

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Chingy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Chingy Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Dance-pop

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Rob Bailey an the Hustle Stand... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers

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Ciara is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Ciara Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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Soulja Boy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Soulja Boy Hip hop music, Dirty rap, Pop music

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Nat Powers is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Crunk Rappers
Nat Powers Hip hop music, Rap music, Rhythm and blues