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At the onset of gangster rap and west coast rap, there was a subgenre that emerged that captured the laidback vibes of the hip hop of that time. G-Funk was much smoother and slower than generic west coast rap, and G Funk rappers were some of the most popular 90s musicians. In fact, G-Funk rappers ruled the album charts during this time as well. That time, also known as the G-Funk era, was heavily influenced by the earlier Bay Area-based sound, which was known to many as Mobb music. Many people associate G-Funk rappers with Los Angeles, but the Bay played a big part in shaping the sound.

So, who is the best G-Funk rapper? The OG of G-Funk is none other than Dr. Dre. Though now he's known as a mogul whose reach goes well beyond the music spectrum, Dre's beats that originated with N.W.A. helped usher in the G-Funk era and allowed for G-Funk rappers, G-Funk artists and G-Funk groups to rise to power. Some of Dr. Dre's most prominent proteges are some of rap music's biggest names. Snoop Dogg, Warren G, Nate Dogg are some of the biggest G-Funk rappers. Let's not forget about the likes of Ice Cube and even Coolio as part of the top G-Funk artists.

That said, it's up to you to determine who should be called the best G-Funk rapper. If you see someone who should be on this list and isn't, feel free to add them. This list answers the questions "who are the best g-funk bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest g-funk 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 g-funk bands that you might've heard of (38 items)
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Nate Dogg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Nate Dogg Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

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122 26
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Snoop Dogg Hip hop music, Pop music, Gangsta rap

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114 25
Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Dr. Dre Hip hop music, Rap music, Gangsta rap

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116 26
Warren G is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Warren G Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk

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95 31
Eazy-E is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Eazy-E Hip hop music, Old-school hip hop, Gangsta rap

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84 26
Tupac Shakur is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Tupac Shakur Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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85 28
Ice Cube is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Ice Cube Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Political hip hop

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68 18
DJ Quik is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
DJ Quik Hip hop music, Rock music, G-funk

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59 19
N.W.A is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
N.W.A Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Tha Dogg Pound is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
cmontalvo62092 added Tha Dogg Pound Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop

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Above the Law is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
cmontalvo62092 added Above the Law Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk

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34 18
Too $hort is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Too $hort Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dirty rap

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Spice 1 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
cmontalvo62092 added Spice 1 Hip hop music, Ragga, Gangsta rap

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B.G. Knocc Out is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added B.G. Knocc Out Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk

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The Dove Shack is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added The Dove Shack Hip hop music, G-funk, West Coast hip hop

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E-40 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added E-40 Hip hop music, Mobb Music, Hyphy

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MC Eiht is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added MC Eiht Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk

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11 5
Dresta is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Dresta Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop

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6 1
Vontel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added Vontel

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Kendrick Lamar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
charles-blanchette added Kendrick Lamar Hip hop music, Political hip hop, West Coast hip hop

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Suga Free is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added Suga Free West Coast hip hop

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The Lady of Rage is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added The Lady of Rage

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Rappin' 4-Tay is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Rappin' 4-Tay Hip hop music, G-funk, Contemporary R&B

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6 4
Luniz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Luniz Hip hop music

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5 4
Celly Cel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Celly Cel Hip hop music, Hyphy

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Goldie Loc is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added Goldie Loc Dubstep, Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop

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C-style is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added C-style

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T-macc is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added T-macc

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Trigga is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added Trigga

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Richie Rich is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Richie Rich Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop

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Mac Dre is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Mac Dre Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk

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YG is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
1472316826435 added YG Hip hop music, Rhythm and blues, West Coast hip hop

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RBL Posse is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Aztlan Califero added RBL Posse Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

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Dru Down is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added Dru Down Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

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15 18
Coolio is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Coolio Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, Gangsta rap

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3 5
3x Krazy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
darthbare added 3x Krazy Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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11 19
BLACKstreet is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
BLACKstreet Hip hop music, Pop music, Electronic dance music

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4 17
Doggy's Angels is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best G-Funk Rappers
Doggy's Angels Hip hop music, G-funk, West Coast hip hop