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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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1
11,321 6,135
ASAP Rocky is listed (or ranked) 1 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

The Greatest Rappers of All Time The Greatest Classic Rock Bands

2
10,817 5,330
Chance The Rapper is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
stevencrawford360 added Chance The Rapper Acid Rap, Confident, Songs from Scratch: Paranoia

3
11,751 5,856
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
8,192 4,463
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
8,766 5,952
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
5,974 5,124
Earl Sweatshirt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Earl Sweatshirt Earl, Doris, Chum

7
6,959 4,772
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
5,970 2,602
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
3,395 2,041
Vince Staples is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
yABoy added Vince Staples Stolen Youth, Winter in Prague

10
4,935 5,319
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
4,871 4,444
G-Eazy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Aaronq23 added G-Eazy Big, These Things Happen, The Endless Summer

12
3,512 2,108
Lil Dicky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
yABoy added Lil Dicky

13
3,025 2,642
Isaiah Rashad is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
stevencrawford360 added Isaiah Rashad Cilvia Demo

14
4,530 3,653
YG is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
YG A King4President, Renegade, My Krazy Life

15
2,340 1,844
Denzel Curry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ders added Denzel Curry Nostalgic 64

36 Rappers Who Died Young Catchiest Viral Internet Songs of All Time

16
3,719 3,531
Young Thug is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
MathiasBullfrog added Young Thug Hookah, Lifestyle

17
671 285
XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
fartdick added XXXTentacion

18
1,741 1,360
ASAP Ferg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ranc098 added ASAP Ferg Trap Lord, Work, Shabba

19
1,776 1,914
Dizzy Wright is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
matt-stone added Dizzy Wright SmokeOut Conversations, State of Mind, The First Agreement

20
3,077 3,013
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
3,186 3,472
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
1,762 1,790
Vic Mensa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
BrettRiley added Vic Mensa Innanetape, Straight Up, Down on My Luck

23
3,757 3,724
Fetty is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added Fetty Wap

24
1,772 1,119
21 Savage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
21 Savage

25
1,914 777
Migos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Imran Abdi added Migos Young Rich N*ggas, Versace, No Label 2

26
1,410 1,292
Futuristic is listed (or ranked) 26 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

27
1,542 1,506
Rae Sremmurd is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
jonwowlegacy added Rae Sremmurd No Flex Zone!

28
2,672 2,659
Chief Keef is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Chief Keef Finally Rich, Back From the Dead, I Don't Like

29
334 133
Ski Mask The Slump God is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
sp3n14th added Ski Mask the Slump God Members Only, You Will Regret

The Greatest White Rappers of All Time Sci Fi Tech from TV & Movies You Most Wish Was Real

30
1,584 1,139
Lil Yachty is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Lil Yachty

31
1,578 924
Post Malone is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
10A Jeongje Shim added Post Malone White Iverson, Too Young

32
1,393 1,697
G Herbo is listed (or ranked) 32 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

33
1,091 953
Anderson Paak is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
emily-hardin added Anderson .Paak

34
1,458 1,843
Casey Veggies is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Casey Veggies Sleeping in Class, Ridin' Roun Town

35
3,066 4,178
Tyga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Tyga No Introduction, Well Done 3, Hotel California

36
719 787
Dave East is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Dave East

37
1,490 1,129
Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Kodak Black

38
1,707 1,795
Dej Loaf is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added Dej Loaf

39
1,500 2,068
K Camp is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added K Camp In Due Time

40
703 794
Kirk Knight is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers

41
1,468 1,742
Rich Homie Quan is listed (or ranked) 41 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

42
451 415
D.R.A.M. is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
JosephLawrence added D.R.A.M.

43
511 497
Meechy Darko is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers

The Best Dressed Rappers The Best Relish Brands

44
782 943
Hodgy Beats is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
yABoy added Hodgy Beats Untitled EP 2, Untitled, Rella

45
371 409
Merkules is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Jay Clayton added Merkules Hunger pains, Canadian Bacon, Creepy from the hood

46
174 90
Delete is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
electronicoffee added Kyle

47
751 791
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
331 295
Joyner Lucas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Rio McFarland added Joyner Lucas Along Came Joyner - Hip - Hop

49
541 453
Stormzy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Jay Clayton added Stormzy

50
576 851
Lil Bibby is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
maxsmith0202 added Lil Bibby Free Crack 1-3