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Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked 

Ranker Hip Hop
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Updated June 6, 2020 7.3k votes 957 voters 7.4k views 36 items

When ranking the best rap artists, the rapper's beats are an important factor in determining which hip hop artists stand above the rest. With a growing number of talented hip hop producers, good rap beats are becoming more common, but only the greatest rappers can make a good beat legendary. Which rapper has the best beats? 

Featuring Kanye West, Drake, Future, ASAP Rocky, and more, this list of rappers with the best beats includes some of the greatest rappers of all time. 

Vote up who you think are the rappers with the best beats and vote down the rappers who need better ears for beats. Feel free to add any rappers missing from the list.

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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Kendrick Lamar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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The Notorious B.I.G. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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J. Cole is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Tupac Shakur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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ASAP Rocky is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Royce da 5'9" is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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The Game is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Drake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Travis Scott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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2 Chainz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Wiz Khalifa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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YG is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Lil Uzi Vert is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Kid Cudi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Future is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Danny Brown is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked
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Schoolboy Q is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Rappers with the Best Beats, Ranked