Hip Hop Artists Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked  

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When ranking the best rap artists, the rapper's voice is an important factor in determining which hip hop artists stand above the rest. While some artists rap with deep voices, other rappers have signature sounds and unique pronunication. Which rapper has the best voice? 

Featuring Drake, Snoop Dogg, The Notorious B.I.G., Tupac, and more, this list of rappers with the best voices includes some of the greatest rappers of all time. 

Vote up who you think are the rappers with the best voices and vote down the rappers who need more time perfecting their tone. Feel free to add any rappers missing from the list.

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1
395 247
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
The Marshall Mathers LP, The Slim Shady LP, The Eminem Show

2
252 175
Nate Dogg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Connor Jepperson added Music & Me, Welcome To The Dogg House, G-Funk Classics

3
232 181
50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Get Rich or Die Tryin', Get Rich or Die Tryin' / The Massacre, Street King Immortal

4
231 186
Kendrick Lamar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
good kid, m.A.A.d city, Section.80

5
315 183
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Doggystyle, Tha Doggfather, Tha Last Meal

6
132 87
Busta Rhymes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added When Disaster Strikes…, The Big Bang, The Coming

7
428 174
Tupac Shakur is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
All Eyez on Me, Me Against the World, The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

8
154 167
Big Sean is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Finally Famous, Hall of Fame, Finally Famous Vol. 3: Big

9
139 138
The Game is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
The Documentary, Doctor's Advocate, Jesus Piece

10
278 118
The Notorious B.I.G. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Ready to Die, Life After Death, Born Again

11
77 21
DMX is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
malmrphy added It's Dark and Hell Is Hot, Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood

12
217 103
Nas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Illmatic, Life Is Good, Untitled Nas album

13
195 94
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Watch the Throne, The Black Album, Reasonable Doubt

14
120 194
Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Pink Friday, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, Starships

15
80 118
Yelawolf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added Trunk Muzik 0-60, Radioactive, Arena Rap EP

16
200 87
Eazy-E is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Brian L. Martin added Eazy-Duz-It, It’s On (Dr. Dre) 187um Killa, Eternal E

17
137 56
Ol' Dirty Bastard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version, The Trials and Tribulations of Russell Jones, Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)

18
71 113
Danny Brown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added XXX, Old, The Hybrid

19
208 80
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ThothDynasty added A Woman's Revenge

20
164 86
André 3000 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Royal Flush, Class of 3000: Music Volume One, DoYaThing

21
139 86
Method Man is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Tical, 4:21... The Day After, The Riddler

22
197 101
Ice Cube is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted, The Predator, Death Certificate

23
130 61
E-40 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added In a Major Way, Grit & Grind, My Ghetto Report Card

24
149 66
Slick Rick is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
The MASSIVE added The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, The Art of Storytelling, The Ruler's Back

25
139 100
J. Cole is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Born Sinner, The Warm Up, Friday Night Lights

26
63 61
Missy Elliott is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Under Construction, Supa Dupa Fly, Miss E ...So Addictive

27
102 73
Ludacris is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Theater of the Mind, Word of Mouf, Back For the First Time

28
80 51
Kid Cudi is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Matt Cotter added Man on the Moon: The End of Day, Indicud, Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager

29
128 103
XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
vocals added

30
100 96
ASAP Rocky is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Long.Live.A$AP, Live. Love. ASAP, No Rest for the Wicked

31
86 69
Rakim is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
The 18th Letter, The Archive: Live, Lost & Found

32
68 106
Trippie Redd is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
vocals added

33
37 22
Logic is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
olivia1 added Young Sinatra: Welcome to Forever, Young Sinatra (Undeniable), Young Sinatra

34
49 90
Mac Miller is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Watching Movies with the Sound Off, Macadelic, In the Air

35
145 150
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Late Registration, The College Dropout

36
65 69
Nelly is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Nellyville, Country Grammar, Sweat

37
46 54
Young Jeezy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101, The Inspiration, The Recession

38
39 36
Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added Aaliyah, One in a Million, I Care 4 U

39
52 71
Mos Def is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Black on Both Sides, True Magic, The New Danger

40
39 56
Eve is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Ruff Ryders' First Lady, Eve-Olution, Scorpion

41
111 135
Tyler, the Creator is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Goblin, Bastard, Wolf

42
50 60
Scarface is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
The Diary, The Fix, Mr. Scarface Is Back

43
34 75
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Cool JSE added Be a Man, Be a Man... Ooh Yeah

44
64 83
Wiz Khalifa is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Rolling Papers, O.N.I.F.C., Deal or No Deal

45
33 37
Too $hort is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
1519704292721 added Life Is... Too $hort, Born to Mack, Gettin’ It (album number ten)

46
56 77
Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
God Forgives, I Don't, Teflon Don

47
66 90
Chance The Rapper is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Acid Rap, Confident, Songs from Scratch: Paranoia

48
22 9
Lauryn Hill is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
malmrphy added The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, MTV Unplugged 2.0, Ms. Hill

49
49 69
Lupe Fiasco is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
Food & Liquor, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, Part 1

50
18 26
G-Dragon is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Rappers with the Best Voices, Ranked
davia added Coup d'Etat, Shine A Light, One of a Kind