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When ranking the best rap artists, how a rapper rhymes is an important factor in determining which hip hop artists stand above the rest. From multi syllable rappers to creative rhymers, this ranking of MCs with the best rhymes has old school rappers as well as new school rappers. Which rapper has the best rhymes? 

Featuring Eminen, MF Doom, Big Pun, Lil Wayne, and more, this list of rappers with the best rhymes includes some of the greatest rappers of all time. 

Vote up who you think are the best rhymers in hip hop and vote down the rappers who need more time studying the thesaurus. Feel free to add any rappers missing from the list.

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MF Doom is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
MF Doom Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Eminem Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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The Notorious B.I.G. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
The Notorious B.I.G. Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Nas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Nas Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Kendrick Lamar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Kendrick Lamar Hip hop music, Political hip hop, West Coast hip hop

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Big Pun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Big Pun Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Tupac Shakur is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Tupac Shakur Hip hop music, Political hip hop, Gangsta rap

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André 3000 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
André 3000 Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rock music

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Busta Rhymes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Busta Rhymes Hip hop music, Ragga, Dancehall

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Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Dr. Dre Hip hop music, Rap music, Gangsta rap

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Rakim is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Rakim Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Tech N9ne is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Tech N9ne Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Big L is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Big L Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

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Method Man is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Method Man Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Fat Joe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Fat Joe Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop

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Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Jay-Z Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap

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Mos Def is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Mos Def Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rock music

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Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Ludacris Hip hop music, Atlanta hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

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Aesop Rock is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Aesop Rock Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Experimental hip hop

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Donald Glover is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Childish Gambino Alternative hip hop, Hip Hop

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Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Lil Wayne Hip hop music, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

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Black Thought is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Black Thought Hip hop music

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Lupe Fiasco is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Lupe Fiasco Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Political hip hop

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Redman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Redman Hip hop music

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Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Nicki Minaj Hip hop music, Synthpop, Hardcore hip hop

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Big Sean is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Big Sean Hip hop music

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Logic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Logic Hip hop music

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Chance The Rapper is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Chance The Rapper Hip hop music

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Fabolous is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Fabolous Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop

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Drake is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Rappers with the Best Rhymes, Ranked
Drake Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music