List of famous rappers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Imagine what the music world would have been like had it not been for rappers like 50 Cent, Kanye West, Slick Rick and Snoop Dogg who pep up the songs with their innovative and funny rapping styles? Rapping is an interesting combination of speech, prose, poetry and singing and adds a fun element to the performance of the entertainer. Rapping is such an integral ingredient of hip hop music and is also found in alternative rock and Kwaito music. Rap music has traditionally been a young man’s forte though in the modern times it is no rarity to seen middle-aged men happily rapping their lyrics or to spot pretty women stealing the spotlight away from their male counterparts. Rapping has its roots in Africa though today you can find rappers from different races performing all over the world in over a hundred languages! In the modern era it was the Hip Hop artist James Brown who introduced rapping in its modern avatar to millions of music fans. Rappers began gaining in popularity during the 1970s and from there rapping’s become a staple of Hip Hop music. Read on to learn more about the famous rappers from all over the world who made music more exciting and enjoyable with their unique talents.

Post Malone Post Malone
American

Park Chanyeol Park Chanyeol
South Korean
John Cena John Cena
American

Lil Peep Lil Peep
American

Lil Dicky Lil Dicky
American

Snoop Dogg Snoop Dogg
American
R. Kelly R. Kelly
American

Akon Akon
American

6ix9ine 6ix9ine
American

50 cent 50 Cent
American

Dr. Dre Dr. Dre
American

Mac Miller Mac Miller
American
Ice Cube Ice Cube
American

Jaden Smith Jaden Smith
American

Jungkook Jungkook
South Korean

Nick Cannon Nick Cannon
American
YNW Melly YNW Melly
American

Roddy Ricch Roddy Ricch
American

DaBaby DaBaby
American

Lizzo Lizzo
American
Ice-T Ice-T
American
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Sean Combs Sean Combs
American
Adam Yauch Adam Yauch
American

Kid Cudi Kid Cudi
American

Frank Ocean Frank Ocean
American

J-Hope J-Hope
South Korean

T.I. T.I.
American

Abbie Cornish Abbie Cornish
Australian
Nas Nas
American

Lisa Lopes Lisa Lopes
Spanish, American
Iggy Azalea Iggy Azalea
Australian

J. Cole J. Cole
German, American

Kesha Kesha
American

ASAP Rocky ASAP Rocky
American
Diplo Diplo
American

Tyga Tyga
American

Tory Lanez Tory Lanez
Canadian, American

Wiz Khalifa Wiz Khalifa
American

Lil Pump Lil Pump
Colombian, American
Lil Baby Lil Baby
American

RZA RZA
American

Young Thug Young Thug
American
G-Eazy G-Eazy
American
Lil Mosey Lil Mosey
American

Daddy Yankee Daddy Yankee
Puerto Rican

21 Savage 21 Savage
British

Steve-O Steve-O
Canadian, British, American
Nelly Nelly
American

Flavor Flav Flavor Flav
American
Saweetie Saweetie
American

Macklemore Macklemore
American

Logic Logic
American

Kodak Black Kodak Black
American

Meek Mill Meek Mill
American

T-Pain T-Pain
American

NLE Choppa NLE Choppa
American

Jackson Wang Jackson Wang
Chinese, Hong Konger

Stormzy Stormzy
British

Rick Ross Rick Ross
American

Big Sean Big Sean
American

Chief Keef Chief Keef
American

Bo Burnham Bo Burnham
American

CeeLo Green CeeLo Green
American

Lil Xan Lil Xan
American

Young M.A Young M.A
American
Lil Yachty Lil Yachty
American

Timbaland Timbaland
American

Anuel AA Anuel AA
Puerto Rican

2 Chainz 2 Chainz
American

Fat Joe Fat Joe
American