Bands/Musicians English Hip Hop Artists List

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List of English hip hop artists, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as Hip hop music solo artists from England are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great English music that you've never heard before. The hip hop artists and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in England. If you think the best English Hip hop music band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

Examples of bands on this list: The Clash, Gorillaz and many more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular hip hop artists from England?" and "Which hip hop artists started in England?" then this list will answer your questions.
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The Clash is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop punk, New Wave

2
Gorillaz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

3
Chris Martin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

4
Portishead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Krautrock, Breakbeat, Folktronica

5
Massive Attack is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Soundtrack, Alternative hip hop

6
Damon Albarn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

7
Lady Sovereign is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electro

8
Monie Love is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, British hip hop, New jack swing

9
Five is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop

10
Taio Cruz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

11
Jay Sean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

12
Ben Drew is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

13
Young MC is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop rap, West Coast hip hop

14
The Go! Team is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Indie pop, Alternative hip hop

15
Craig David is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Bassline, Pop music

16
All Saints is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Girl group

17
Little Brother is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop

18
DJ Yoda is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music

19
Theo Keating is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Electro, House music

20
Dizzee Rascal is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Bassline, Dubstep

21
Blue is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

22
Melanie Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

23
Floetry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Spoken Word Soul, Neo soul

24
GoldieLocks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Electro

25
Jentina is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Electro hop

26
DJ Food is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic music

27
Lisa Maffia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, UK Garage, Electro house

28
Wiley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Electronic music, UK Garage

29
East 17 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

30
DJ Envy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues

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Dan Berridge is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Jazz, Ambient music

32
Skepta is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Electro

33
Malcolm McLaren is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, New Wave, Rock music

34
Roots Manuva is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Experimental hip hop

35
N-Trance is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Disco, Pop music

36
Daz Sampson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance music

37
Tinchy Stryder is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hiplife

38
The KLF is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Acid house, Electronic music

39
Heartless Crew is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Dancehall, UK Garage

40
G Samra is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Asian Underground, World music

41
Shlomo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Shlomo Hip hop music, Beatboxing

42
So Solid Crew is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Dubstep, Hardcore hip hop

43
Ruff Sqwad is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dubstep

44
Spacek is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic music

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Second Person is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Downtempo, Trip hop

46
Asian Dub Foundation is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Ragga, Oldschool jungle

47
Estelle is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

48
Mike Skinner is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, UK Garage, Electronica

49
Mark Morrison is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Popular music, Dance-pop

50
The Streets is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list English Hip Hop Artists List
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Folk music