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Rappers Who Have Braids

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Rappers sport a variety of hairstyles and many rappers have braids or have had them at some point. Rappers with braids come in many forms. Some famous braided rappers rocked their famous hairstyles for over a decade while other rappers with braids often changed their hair. Some famous rappers even wrote lyrics about their favorite hairdos.

Who will you find on this rappers with braids list? Snoop Dogg rocked braids in his 1993 video for "Who Am I (What's My Name?)." For many years Busta Rhymes wore his hair in a combination of braids and dreads.  In 2000, Mystikal wrote an entire song dedicated to his hairstyle entitled, "The Braids." "Other rappers with braids include Coolio, Xzibit, and Ludacris.

While rapper do you think looks the best in braids? Take a look at this list and find out.

  • Snoop Dogg
    Photo: Police Mug Shot

    Snoop Dogg has had every hairstyle in the book including braids which he rocked in his 1993 video for "Who Am I (What's My Name?)."



    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States of America

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  • For many years Busta Rhymes wore his hair in a combination of braids and dreads. He famously chopped off his locks in 2005, but as of 2013, he was working on bringing back the braids.



    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: Red Hook, New York City, New York, United States of America

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  • When he first emerged on the scene, Ludacris wore his hair in braids and cornrows.



    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: USA, Champaign, Illinois

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  • In 2014, Meek Mill tweeted:

    "I gotta get them nappy braids back....... That's when I was the man lol 'yo braid my hair for me."



    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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