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This Detroit rappers list ranks the best Detroit rappers and hip hop groups by votes. This list of good rappers from Detroit let’s you see who Detroit hip hop fans think are the best Detroit rappers are. Over the past few decades, Detroit rappers have shot to prominence. The Motor City has had some of the best rappers of all time come from its city. Though not as highly touted as Southern rappers, East Coast rappers or even West Coast rappers, Detroit rappers usually speak of an urban realism in their lyrics and have a serious tone that their rhymes address. Rough and tumble like the city itself, rappers from Detroit are some of the realist rappers in the game and are looked at by others with respect. The Detroit rap scene was encapsulated in the 2002 hit movie, 8 Mile
 

So, that said, who are the best Detroit rappers? Any list of Detroit hip hop artists has to include the likes of Eminem, his crew D12, Proof, iconic rapper/producer J Dilla, Obie Trice, Danny Brown, and Big Sean. These rappers are closely associated with the Detroit rap scene and this Detroit rappers list includes every good rapper from Detroit. If you're a fan of Detroit rap, you know that the rappers on this list are the best the city has to offer and are the Motor City's musical gift to the rest of the world.

Ultimately, it's up to you to decide who are the best Detroit rappers. If you know the Detroit hip hop scene, then cast your vote for the best rapper from the city. If you think an underground local artist or a new rapper is missing from this list, feel free to add them. This list answers the questions "who are the best Detroit hip hop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest Detroit hip hop 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 Detroit hip hop bands that you might've heard of. 
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JosephChaseDoeRinchetti added Y.c.g (young Cash Gettaz) hiphop/street

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Tee Grizzley is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Douze Capitaux added Tee Grizzley

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Guilty Simpson is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
sniggles added Guilty Simpson Alternative hip hop, Midwest hip hop, Hip Hop

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Skyline Khalitri is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Skyline Khalitri added Skyline Khalitri soundcloud.com/iamskyline

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Nefu Da Boss is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
detroitloud added Nefu Da Boss Rap/HipHop

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Kaz Clever is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Ace Goreé added Kaz Clever Hip Hop, Underground Hip Hop

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Lady Te is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Lady Te

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Curtis Franklin is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Curtis Franklin

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Icewear Vezzo is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Icewear Vezzo

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Ace Century is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Keith Stefan Urquell Goreé added Ace Century Hip-Hop, Comedy Hip-Hop, Underground Hip-Hop

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Eastside Peezy is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Eastside Peezy

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Rocaine is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
thvtkidd added Rocaine

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Lola Damone is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
HB_Models added Lola Damone

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Jay Vinchi is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
JayVinchi added Jay Vinchi

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ken-riley added Kilskillz Sauce Hip Hop - Underground flowa.  Basement flowa.  You'll hear the music, but not see him.

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Homeboi311 is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Corey Smith0 added Homeboi311

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Keirus is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Keirus added Keirus https://facebook.com/keirus multi-genre 

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Street Lordz is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Street Lordz

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Hush is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Josh Murto added Hush Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Horrorcore

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Jp One is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Alvin C. Hill IV added Jp One

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Geez Da Gawd is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Geez Da Gawd added Geez Da Gawd

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Insane Clown Posse is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Insane Clown Posse Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Gangsta rap

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Twiztid is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
JamesStoutII added Twiztid Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Sightzmuzic added Stevie Sightz Christian Hip Hop - This guy used to go by the name Spirit but now goes by the name Stevie Sightz. He has this song "Heaven" & the album "The Witness Stand" and he is like the Gospel version of Nas. click on the picture to ...

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Wipeout is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Wipeout

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Goth Lad is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Ace Goreé added Goth Lad

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Champtown is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added Champtown Hip hop music

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Dogmatic is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
ken-riley added Dogmatic

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Platinum Pied Pipers is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Platinum Pied Pipers Hip hop music, Detroit hip hop, Rhythm and blues

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Hussleman is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
adam-lawrence added Hussleman

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K Crump is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
Sightzmuzic added K Crump

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Young DEE aka Reverse is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Best Detroit Rappers
DaultonYoungDeeButcher added Young DEE aka Reverse All - Dizzles World WELCOME