Cancer Rappers

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 1 Post Malone

Post Malone
115
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States

Much appreciated for his introspective songwriting, singer-songwriter, Post Malone ,is the first-ever solo artist to top both the Billboard Rap Airplay and Adult Contemporary charts as a lead artist. His music covers a range of genres including country, grunge, rap, and R&B. He has been accused of  "appropriating" African-American culture and has been called a “culture vulture".

 2 50 Cent

50 Cent
64
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 6, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, United States

From selling drugs and getting arrested in his teens to becoming one of the world’s best-selling rappers, Curtis James Jackson III’s journey has been an interesting one. Better known by his stage name 50 Cent, his albums have sold in millions. However, despite being one of the richest celebrities, he filed for bankruptcy protection in 2015 due to financial troubles.

 3 RZA

RZA
9
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brownsville, New York, United States
Rapper RZA leads the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan and previously performed with Gravediggaz, under the name “The RZArector.” He is also known for his directorial debut, The Man with the Iron Fists; his appearance in films such as American Gangster; and his BAFTA-nominated music in Kill Bill: Volume 1.
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 4 Saweetie

Saweetie
75
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santa Clara, California, United States

Saweetie is an American rapper gained recognition when she posted her debut single Icy Grl on SoundCloud. Subsequently, the video of the song broke the internet as it went on to gather 100 million views on YouTube. She was then signed by Warner Records, which increased her popularity. She is also signed to Artistry Worldwide, her manager Max Gousse's record label.

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 5 Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott
36
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 1, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Portsmouth
Four-time Grammy-winning rapper Missy Elliott, known for her chartbusting tracks such as Get Ur Freak On, was ranked fifth on Billboard’s 100 Greatest Music Video Artists of All Time list. She was initially part of the R&B group Sista and then collaborated with Timbaland in the collective Swing Mob

 6 Lil’ Kim

Lil’ Kim
36
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Kimberly Denise Jones, better known as Lil' Kim, rose from the streets of Brooklyn and became one of VH1's 100 Greatest Women in Music. She shared a Grammy for her collaborative track Lady Marmalade. Her songs talk about female desires. She has also inspired many with her risky fashion sense. 

 7 Pop Smoke

Pop Smoke
2
Famous As: American rapper closely associated with Brooklyn drill
Birthdate: July 20, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Canarsie, New York, United States
Died: February 19, 2020
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 8 Jaden Smith

Jaden Smith
86
Famous As: Rapper, Actor
Birthdate: July 8, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Malibu, California, United States

Jaden Smith, son of the famous Hollywood actor Will Smith, made his big screen debut with his father in The Pursuit of Happyness at a young age. Later, The Karate Kid proved to be a big movie for him. The young star, since then, has continued his acting career and simultaneously released two albums and launched his own clothing line.

 9 M.I.A.

M.I.A.
16
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hounslow, United Kingdom
British-born Sri Lankan rapper Mathangi Arulpragasam, better known as M.I.A., soared to fame with her Billboard Hot 100-charting track Paper Planes. She became the first person of South Asian origin to be nominated for a Grammy and an Oscar in the same year. She has earned an MBE, too.

 10 PartyNextDoor

PartyNextDoor
11
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 3, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada

PartyNextDoor is a Canadian rapper, singer, and record producer. He grew up listening to rappers, such as Jodeci, Boyz II Men, Blackstreet, and 112 and was inspired to pursue a career in music. His first mixtape was a moderate hit. Since then, he has released a few albums and several singles. He has been nominated for the Grammy Awards twice. 

 11 Vince Staples

Vince Staples
10
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Compton, California, United States

 12 Burna Boy

Burna Boy
7
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 2, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

 13 Hopsin

Hopsin
13
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Panorama City, Los Angeles, California

 14 Fredo Santana

Fredo Santana
13
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 4, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: January 19, 2018

Fredo Santana was an American rapper whose debut studio album peaked at number 45 on Billboard 200 chart. Santana suffered from drug addiction throughout his life and attributed his addiction to trauma experienced in his childhood. Eventually, his addiction took a toll on his health and he died in 2018 at the age of 27, joining the dreaded 27 Club.

 15 Kool G Rap

Kool G Rap
2
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 20, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Jamaica, New York, United States

 16 6lack

6lack
10
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: June 24, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland

 17 Matisyahu

Matisyahu
10
Famous As: Vocalist
Birthdate: June 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania

Grammy Award-nominated American Jewish singer Matisyahu is best known for mingling hip-hop and reggae with beatboxing. Known for tracks such as Chameleon, he has also stepped into acting of late, with roles such as that of Tzadok in the 2012 supernatural thriller The Possession. His work often reflects Jewish themes.

 18 Rich the Kid

Rich the Kid
21
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 13, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
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 19 Yung Lean

Yung Lean
8
Famous As: Rapper, Songwriter, Fashion designer, Record Producer
Birthdate: July 18, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm
Swedish rapper Yung Lean is best known for his track Ginseng Strip 2002 and for albums such as Unknown Memory. His music is known as sad rap, emo rap, and soundcloud rap, and he also performs with the band Död Mark. He has struggled with bipolar disorder and drug issues.

 20 Jeremih

Jeremih
18
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Lyricist, Record producer, Rapper, Singer
Birthdate: July 17, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago

 21 Kevin Abstract

Kevin Abstract
19
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 16, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States

 22 Amanda Seales

Amanda Seales
11
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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 23 Safaree Samuels

Safaree Samuels
11
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marine Park, Brooklyn, New York

 24 Jim Jones (Rapper)

Jim Jones (Rapper)
11
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 15, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York City

 25 Taboo

Taboo
10
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, California

 26 Royce da 5'9

Royce da 5'9
18
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 5, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

 27 Lil Bibby

Lil Bibby
18
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 18, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

 28 Nichkhun

Nichkhun
5
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: June 24, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States
Star of the upcoming movie Hong Kong Love Story, Nichkhun is a K-pop idol in his own right. The Thai-American rapper made waves with his band 2PM. The son of a CEO mother, Nichkhun, also known as the Thai Prince, grew up amid affluence and was educated in New Zealand. 

 29 Kiely Williams

Kiely Williams
9
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, USA

 30 Angel Haze

Angel Haze
18
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 10, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

 31 Plies

Plies
10
Famous As: Hip-hop Artist
Birthdate: July 1, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fort Myers, Florida

 32 Bbnos

Bbnos
1
Famous As: Rapper who garnered millions of plays on his SoundCloud profile
Birthdate: June 30, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

 33 Simon Rex

Simon Rex
7
Famous As: Entertainer
Birthdate: July 20, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

 34 DJ Screw

DJ Screw
11
Famous As: Hip-hop DJ
Birthdate: July 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Smithville, Texas, United States
Died: November 16, 2000

 35 Inspectah Deck

Inspectah Deck
5
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 6, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, USA

 36 Snow Tha Product

Snow Tha Product
8
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: June 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States

 37 Tablo

Tablo
7
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 22, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

Tablo is a Korean-Canadian composer, record producer, lyricist, and hip hop recording artist. He is best known for being the producer and leader of the popular alternative hip hop group, Epik High. He is also credited with founding High Ground, an independent music label, which housed bands like The Black Skirts and Hyukoh.

 38 Mac Dre

Mac Dre
6
Famous As: Musician, Rapper
Birthdate: July 5, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oakland
Died: November 1, 2004

 39 Comethazine

Comethazine
12
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 6, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 40 Guru

Guru
4
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 17, 1961
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Roxbury, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died: April 19, 2010

 41 Capital Steez

Capital Steez
1
Famous As: He was a founder of the Brooklyn-based rap collective Pro Era
Birthdate: July 7, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: December 23, 2012

 42 Frank Farian

Frank Farian
3
Famous As: Record producer
Birthdate: July 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kirn, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

German record producer Frank Farian founded iconic pop groups such as Boney M. and No Mercy. He was accused of showcasing attractive dancers as members of Milli Vanilli, while others had actually sung the songs. He has also been associated with groups such as La Bouche and Eruption.

 43 Benzino

Benzino
2
Famous As: Hip hop executive and performer who released his fourth album, The Antidote, in 2007
Birthdate: July 18, 1965
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 44 No I.D.

No I.D.
5
Famous As: Disc jockey
Birthdate: June 23, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

 45 Jamal Woolard

Jamal Woolard
3
Famous As: Actor, Comedian, Rapper
Birthdate: July 8, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

 46 Sarkodie

Sarkodie
2
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 10, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tema, Ghana

 47 JayDaYoungan

JayDaYoungan
11
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 15, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bogalusa, Louisiana

 48 DEV

DEV
3
Famous As: Songwriter
Birthdate: July 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tracy, United States

 49 Joon Park

Joon Park
4
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 20, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

 50 Petey Pablo

Petey Pablo
2
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 22, 1973
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Greenville, North Carolina, USA

Petey Pablo is a rapper best known for his 2003 Crunk hit Freek-a-Leek. As a young man, he got pulled into the world of crime and spent five years in prison. Upon his release, he worked hard to rebuild his life and decided to pursue a career in music. He is also an occasional actor.