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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
10,450 5,069
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
10,964 5,944
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
11,371 5,671
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 4,286
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
8,548 5,787
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 4,922
Earl Sweatshirt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Earl Sweatshirt Earl, Doris, Chum

7
6,727 4,609
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
5,625 2,513
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 5,731
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 5,141
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
3,234 1,929
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
4,721 4,297
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 1,970
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 2,523
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
4,408 3,535
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
2,209 1,760
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
3,578 3,413
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
1,724 1,804
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
1,589 1,281
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
2,980 2,901
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 3,330
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
360 135
Xxxtentacion is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
fartdick added Xxxtentacion

23
1,709 1,687
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
3,655 3,576
Fetty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
tylerkullorn22aubrey added Fetty Wap

25
1,355 1,201
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
1,681 701
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
2,567 2,565
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
1,365 1,445
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
1,512 1,118
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
1,114 897
Anderson .Paak is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
emily-hardin added Anderson .Paak

31
1,395 1,664
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
1,428 1,770
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
3,004 4,057
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
716 761
Dave East is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Dave East

35
1,426 1,115
Lil Yachty is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Lil Yachty

36
197 82
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
1,737 1,730
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 1,998
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
1,325 965
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
673 733
Kirk Knight is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers

41
1,345 1,125
Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Kodak Black

42
1,415 1,673
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
352 346
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

The Best Dressed Rappers The Best Adventure Travel Companies

44
327 251
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
761 891
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
480 444
Meechy Darko is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers

47
728 739
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
555 404
Stormzy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
Jay Clayton added Stormzy

49
388 396
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 92
Slim Vezzy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Young Rappers and New School Rappers
ThatBoyRondae added Slim Vezzy