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List Rules Rappers must be under 30 and currently making new music.

Hip hop heads, it's time to vote for who you believe will be future hip hop legends. From the best new rappers to the youngest rappers in the game right now, these rising hip hop artists are releasing fire mixtapes, top ten hits, and platinum albums. Who is currently the best young rapper?

Featuring underground rappers, SoundCloud artists, XXL Freshman Class, and international rappers, this list of the best rappers under 30 includes Lil Yachty, Earl Sweatshirt, Vince Staples, Lil Dicky, Logic, Chance the Rapper, Lil Uzi Vert, 21 Savage, Kodak Black, and more. 

Vote for the best new school rappers of 2017. Feel free to add any new wave rappers who deserve to be on this list of underrated rappers. 

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10,457 5,071
Chance The Rapper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
stevencrawford360 added Chance The Rapper Acid Rap, Confident, Songs from Scratch: Paranoia

The Greatest Rappers of All Time The Greatest Musicians Who Died Before 40

2
10,968 5,948
ASAP Rocky is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ASAP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP, Live. Love. ASAP, No Rest for the Wicked

3
11,378 5,673
Logic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
CameronZouvi added Logic Young Sinatra: Welcome to Forever, Young Sinatra (Undeniable), Young Sinatra

4
7,975 4,290
Joey Badass is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Joey Bada$$ Summer Knights, 1999, Big Dusty

5
8,552 5,788
Big Sean is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Big Sean Finally Famous, Hall of Fame, Finally Famous Vol. 3: Big

6
5,835 4,926
Earl Sweatshirt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Earl Sweatshirt Earl, Doris, Chum

7
6,728 4,612
Tyler, the Creator is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Tyler, the Creator Goblin, Bastard, Wolf

8
5,631 2,514
Travis Scott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
claytrewp101 added Travi$ Scott Owl Pharaoh

9
7,042 5,735
Wiz Khalifa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers, O.N.I.F.C., Deal or No Deal

10
4,837 5,146
Mac Miller is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Mac Miller Watching Movies with the Sound Off, Macadelic, In the Air

11
3,236 1,930
Vince Staples is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
yABoy added Vince Staples Stolen Youth, Winter in Prague

12
4,722 4,300
G-Eazy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Aaronq23 added G-Eazy Big, These Things Happen, The Endless Summer

13
3,347 1,973
Lil Dicky is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
yABoy added Lil Dicky

14
2,947 2,526
Isaiah Rashad is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
stevencrawford360 added Isaiah Rashad Cilvia Demo

15
4,411 3,536
YG is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
YG A King4President, Renegade, My Krazy Life

33 Rappers Who Died Young Incredibly Famous Bands Playing Shows You Would Never Imagine They Would

16
2,212 1,761
Denzel Curry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ders added Denzel Curry Nostalgic 64

17
3,581 3,414
Young Thug is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
MathiasBullfrog added Young Thug Hookah, Lifestyle

18
1,726 1,806
Dizzy Wright is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
matt-stone added Dizzy Wright SmokeOut Conversations, State of Mind, The First Agreement

19
1,590 1,283
ASAP Ferg is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ranc098 added ASAP Ferg Trap Lord, Work, Shabba

20
2,982 2,903
Machine Gun Kelly is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Machine Gun Kelly Black Flag, Lace Up, Half Naked & Almost Famous

21
3,129 3,333
B.o.B is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
B.o.B B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray, Memories Back Then, 12th Dimension EP

22
362 137
Xxxtentacion is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
fartdick added Xxxtentacion

23
1,709 1,690
Vic Mensa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
BrettRiley added Vic Mensa Innanetape, Straight Up, Down on My Luck

24
3,656 3,578
Fetty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added Fetty Wap

25
1,357 1,203
Futuristic is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
maxsmith0202 added Futuristic T.G.I.F. [EP], Chasing Down A Dream, Dream Big

26
1,685 701
Migos is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Imran Abdi added Migos Young Rich N*ggas, Versace, No Label 2

27
2,568 2,567
Chief Keef is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Chief Keef Finally Rich, Back From the Dead, I Don't Like

28
1,367 1,446
Rae Sremmurd is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
jonwowlegacy added Rae Sremmurd No Flex Zone!

29
1,515 1,119
21 Savage is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
21 Savage

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30
1,114 900
Anderson .Paak is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
emily-hardin added Anderson .Paak

31
1,397 1,665
Lil Herb is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
wiseboy570 added Lil Herb EBK, Road to Fazoland, Welcome to Fazoland - Listen to "Welcome to Fazoland".  Best mixtape

32
1,429 1,772
Casey Veggies is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Casey Veggies Sleeping in Class, Ridin' Roun Town

33
3,005 4,059
Tyga is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Tyga No Introduction, Well Done 3, Hotel California

34
718 763
Dave East is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Dave East

35
1,428 1,116
Lil Yachty is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Lil Yachty

36
199 83
Ski Mask the Slump God is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
sp3n14th added Ski Mask the Slump God Members Only, You Will Regret

37
1,738 1,732
Dej Loaf is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added Dej Loaf

38
1,457 2,001
K Camp is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added K Camp In Due Time

39
1,328 966
Post Malone is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
10A Jeongje Shim added Post Malone White Iverson, Too Young

40
674 736
Kirk Knight is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers

41
1,346 1,127
Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Kodak Black

42
1,415 1,676
Rich Homie Quan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
justin-eisenhauer added Rich Homie Quan Still Goin In Reloaded, Type of Way (remix), Type of Way

43
352 349
Merkules is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Jay Clayton added Merkules Hunger pains, Canadian Bacon, Creepy from the hood

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44
329 252
Joyner Lucas is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Rio McFarland added Joyner Lucas Along Came Joyner - Hip - Hop

45
761 893
Hodgy Beats is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
yABoy added Hodgy Beats Untitled EP 2, Untitled, Rella

46
480 446
Meechy Darko is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers

47
728 741
Domo Genesis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ranc098 added Domo Genesis Rolling Papers, Rella

48
555 406
Stormzy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Jay Clayton added Stormzy

49
389 397
D.R.A.M. is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
JosephLawrence added D.R.A.M.

50
35 94
Slim Vezzy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ThatBoyRondae added Slim Vezzy