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The Best Hyphy Artists  

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Hyphy artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good hyphy bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top hyphy bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Hyphy groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all hyphy bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest hyphy bands of all time, since the most famous hyphy artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best hyphy music.

You can click on the hyphy band names to see more information about that particular notable hyphy group. If they're near the top of the best hyphy artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top hyphy bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the hyphy band names themselves.

List is made up of artists like Snoop Dogg and DJ Shadow. Help our your favorites by giving them a thumbs up. The fun of voting on multiple artists is that you get to make choices like "do I like Ludacris more than Young Jeezy?"

All important, significant and iconic names in hyphy music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new hyphy bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of hyphy, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into hyphy music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good hyphy bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent hyphy bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best hyphy bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest hyphy 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 hyphy bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Mac Dre is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, G-funk
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E-40 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Mobb Music, Hyphy
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Keak da Sneak is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Hyphy
4
Mistah F.A.B. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Hyphy, West Coast hip hop
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Too $hort is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Dirty rap
6
Mac Mall is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Gangsta rap, Rap music, Hyphy
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Iamsu! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Lanshi added
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Traxamillion is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hyphy, West Coast hip hop
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The Federation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Hyphy, West Coast hip hop
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B-Legit is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Hyphy
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Spice 1 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Ragga, Gangsta rap
12
The Pack is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Hyphy
13
Messy Marv is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap, Hyphy
14
Celly Cel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Hyphy
15
Turf Talk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Hyphy, West Coast hip hop
16
Yukmouth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Gangsta rap
17
J. Stalin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Rap music, Hardcore hip hop
18
San Quinn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Hyphy, West Coast hip hop
19
E-A-Ski is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Gangsta rap, Hyphy, West Coast hip hop
20
The Team is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Hip hop music, Hyphy
21
Hyphy Da Spider is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
HakeemPrimeFans added Slip Up
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Guce is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Gangsta rap, Hyphy
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Droop-E is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Gangsta rap, Hyphy
24
Numskull is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
Gangsta rap, Hyphy
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Roach Gigz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hyphy Artists
EricShade added Hip hop music, Hip Hop, Hyphy