Some of the greatest rappers and hip hop artists are women, and gay women at that. The best lesbian and bisexual rappers have launched their musical careers in a number of ways. Some notable openly gay female hip hop musicians are in famous groups while other talented lesbian rappers are solo artists. Many of the most famous lesbian rappers are also actresses.
Who will you find on this list of the best lesbian rappers? You might rank Queen Latifah near the top. The “U.N.I.T.Y” rapper and acclaimed actress has never spoken publicly about her sexuality, but she is often seen hand in hand with her partner, Eboni Nichols. Syd the Kyd of Odd Future fame is another talented rapper who happens to be a lesbian. Genre-bending musician Peaches doesn't define her sexuality, but she often writes about LGBTQ issues. Other notable musicians featured on this list of the best lesbian rappers include Azealia Banks, SIYA, and Angel Haze.
Which lesbian rapper is your favorite? Give your personal pick for best artist a thumbs up to move them towards the top of the list, and please add any rappers who are missing.
Sookee is a queer/feminist rapper based in Berlin.