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List of Japanese hip hop artists, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as Hip hop music solo artists from Japan are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Japanese 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 Japan. If you think the best Japanese 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.

This list has a variety of bands, like Yellow Magic Orchestra and Namie Amuro, in it.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular hip hop artists from Japan?" and "Which hip hop artists started in Japan?" then this list will answer your questions.

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Yellow Magic Orchestra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Yellow Magic Orchestra Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

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Namie Amuro is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Namie Amuro Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Eurobeat

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Orange Range is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Orange Range Hip hop music, Noise rock, Pop music

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UVERworld is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
UVERworld Hip hop music, Noise rock, Pop music

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DJ Krush is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
DJ Krush Hip hop music, Trip hop, Turntablism

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Arashi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Arashi Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music

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Teriyaki Boyz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Teriyaki Boyz Hip hop music, J-pop

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Speed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Speed Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music

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King Giddra is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
King Giddra Hip hop music, Japanese hip hop, J-pop

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RSP is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
RSP Hip hop music, J-pop, Dance music

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Steady&Co. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Steady&Co. Hip hop music, J-pop, Reggae

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Babamania is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Babamania Hip hop music, Rock music

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Himuro is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Himuro Hip hop music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music

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Kumi Koda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Kumi Koda Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

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Misia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Misia Hip hop music, Pop music, J-pop

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Sho Sakurai is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Sho Sakurai Hip hop music, Pop music, J-pop

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MINMI is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
MINMI Hip hop music, J-pop, Rap music

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M-Flo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
M-Flo Nu jazz, Hip hop music, Jazz rap

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Ringo Sheena is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Ringo Sheena Hip hop music, Rock music, Kayōkyoku

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Denki Groove is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Denki Groove Hip hop music, Experimental hip hop, Synthpop

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Heartsdales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Heartsdales Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, J-pop

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Dragon Ash is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Dragon Ash Hip hop music, Experimental rock, Rap rock

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Yuzo Koshiro is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Yuzo Koshiro Hip hop music, Rock music, Electronic music

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PUSHIM is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
PUSHIM Hip hop music, Dancehall, Pop music

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Halcali is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Halcali Hip hop music, Pop music, J-pop

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SOUL'd OUT is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
SOUL'd OUT Hip hop music, J-pop, Contemporary R&B

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Shing02 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Shing02 Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Underground hip hop

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Daichi Miura is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Daichi Miura Hip hop music, Pop music, J-pop

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ROM-4 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
ROM-4 Hip hop music, J-pop, Pop rap

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NYCCA is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
NYCCA Hip hop music

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RIP SLYME is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
RIP SLYME Hip hop music, J-pop

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Greeeen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Greeeen Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

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Nujabes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Nujabes Nu jazz, Hip hop music, Jazz rap

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HOME MADE 家族 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
HOME MADE 家族 Hip hop music, J-pop

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FUNKY MONKEY BABYS is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
FUNKY MONKEY BABYS Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

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nobodyknows+ is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
nobodyknows+ Hip hop music, J-pop, Rap rock

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Hideki Naganuma is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Hideki Naganuma Hip hop music, Electronic music, J-pop

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HIFANA is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
HIFANA Hip hop music, Breakbeat, Turntablism

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SUITE CHIC is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
SUITE CHIC Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

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Ketsumeishi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Ketsumeishi Hip hop music, Pop music, J-pop

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Foxxi misQ is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Foxxi misQ Hip hop music, J-pop, Rhythm and blues

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Babymetal is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
Babymetal Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Eurobeat

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KOHH is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Japanese Hip Hop Artists List
aiden-kemp added KOHH Hip Hop, Trap