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Rappers with the Best Mixtapes, Ranked

Updated January 25, 2021 17.7k votes 1.6k voters 9.4k views35 items

Hip hop heads, it's time to rank rap artists with the best mixtapes. Since rap mixtapes are usually released with low marketing, hype plays a big factor in a mixtape's success. This list of rappers with the best mixtapes does not include studio albums or playlists, but you can vote for rappers with the best albums here. Which rapper has the best mixtapes?

When it comes to voting for the best rapper mixtapes, Chance the Rapper, Drake, and Lil Wayne are usually the first rappers mentioned. Hip hop fans all agree that Acid Rap, If You're Reading This It's Too Late, and Da Drought 3 are some of the best rap mixtapes of all time. 

Vote for who you think are the rappers with the best mixtapes. Feel free to add any rappers missing from the list. 

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    T-Wayne, No Ceilings 2, Sorry 4 the Wait 2, Dedication 5, Dedication 4, Sorry 4 the Wait, No Ceilings, Dedication 3, Da Drought 3, The Carter Files, Dedication 2, The Dedication, The Suffix, The Prefix, Da Drought 2, Da Drought, SQ1, SQ2, SQ3, SQ4, SQ5, SQ6, SQ7

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    Overly Dedicated, C4, No Sleep 'Til NYC, Training Day, Y.H.N.I.C.

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    Revenge of the Dreamers, Friday Night Lights, The Warm Up, The Come Up

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    Slim Shady EP

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    50 Cent Is the Future, No Mercy, No Fear, God's Plan, War Angel LP, Forever King, The Big 10, The Lost Tape, The Kanan Tape

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    Coloring Book, Free, Acid Rap, 10 Day, Good Enough, Merry Christmas Lil' Mama

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    Bong Rips, Pre-Rolleds, Cabin Fever 3, 28 Grams, Taylor Allderdice, Kush & Orange Juice, Burn After Rolling, Flight School

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    Live. Long. A$AP

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    Owl Pharaoh, Days Before Rodeo, Cruis'n USA

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    Cuzznz, Beach City, That's My Work 5, That's My Work 4, That's My Work 3, That's My Work 2, That's My Work Vol. 1, Throw Your Dubs Up, Puff Puff Pass Tuesdays Mixtape Vol. 1, Tha Unreleased Vol. 1, We da West, Vol. 1, I Wanna Rock Mixtape, Landy & Egg Nog: A DPG Christmas, The City Is In Good Hands, Mandatory Hyphy, Tha Blue Carpet Treatment Mixtape, Welcome to tha Church, Westside Reloaded

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    The Perfect Luv Tape, Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World, Luv Is Rage, The Real Uzi

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    Y.R.N 2, Streets on Lock, Back to the Bando, Migo Lingo, Rich Nigga Timeline

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    What a Time to Be Alive, If You're Reading This It's Too Late, So Far Gone, Comeback Season, Room for Improvement

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    Finally Famous Vol. 3: BIG, Detroit, Finally Famous Vol. 1: The Mixtape, Finally Famous Vol. 2: UKNOWBIGSEAN

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    Bobby Tarantino, Young Sinatra: Welcome to Forever, Young Sinatra: Undeniable, Young Sinatra, Young, Broke & Infamous, Logic: The Mixtape

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    Hibachi for Lunch, Daniel Son; Necklace Don, Felt Like Cappin, Trap-A-Velli Tre, T.R.U. Jack City, Freebase, T.R.U. REALigion

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    Run-On Sentences: Vol. 2, Faces, Delusional Thomas, Stolen Youth, Macadelic, I Love Life, Thank You, Best Day Ever, K.I.D.S., The High Life

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    Dreamchasers 4, Dreamchasers 3, Dreamchasers 2, Dreamchasers, Mr. Philadelphia, Flamers, Flamers 2: Hottest In Tha City, Flamers 2.5: The Preview, Flamers 3: The Wait Is Over

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    Freebricks 2: Zone 6 Edition, Project E.T. (Esco Terrestrial), Purple Reign, 56 Nights, Beast Mode, Monster, No Sleep, Astronaut Status

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    Kodak Black

    Project Baby, Heart of the Projects, Institution, Lil B.I.G. Pac

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    Playtime Is Over, Sucka Free, Beam Me Up Scotty

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    Drop Top Wop, Woptober, Trap House 5 (The Final Chapter), Brick Factory 3, 1017 Mafia: Incarcerated, Trap God 3, Big Gucci Sosa, East Atlanta Santa

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    Beautiful Thugger Girls, Jeffery, Slime Season 3, I'm Up, Slime Season 2, Slime Season, Barter 6, Tha Tour, Pt. 1, 1017 Thug

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    OKE: Operation Kill Everything, California Republic, Hoodmorning (No Typo): Candy Coronas, Purp & Patron: The Hangover, Purp & Patron, Brake Lights, The Red Room, Stop Snitchin, Stop Lyin, Westside Story, Ghost Unit

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    Live in Brooklyn, Collision Course

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