Top 5 Rappers ALIVE today
RLL

Anchorage, AK

#41 Jun 30, 2008
All of them are alive except 4 Eazy and u think Paul Wall, Cham, and Lil' Jon are tha best alive? And by tha way I heard of all them fool. U think u educatin' me? U prolly don't even listen to that stuff u just looked it all up so quit talkin' like u kno sh!t and I don't

“Kingz Paradise”

Since: Jun 08

Southside

#42 Jun 30, 2008
RLL wrote:
All of them are alive except 4 Eazy and u think Paul Wall, Cham, and Lil' Jon are tha best alive? And by tha way I heard of all them fool. U think u educatin' me? U prolly don't even listen to that stuff u just looked it all up so quit talkin' like u kno sh!t and I don't
Ya know, I'm gettin' da F*ck outta here.

Bye Hater

“Lest We Forget”

Since: Sep 07

Surrey, BC, CANADA

#43 Jun 30, 2008
Eaaz wrote:
1.)Joell Ortiz
2.)Lil Wayne
3.)Chamillionaire
4.)Cuban Link
5.)Lloyd Banks
Again my opinion these cats can spit straight lyrics i dont want none of dat catchy LEEEAN WIT ROOOOCK WIT IT lol
Cmon MAayne
Lloyd Banks? wow lol

“Lest We Forget”

Since: Sep 07

Surrey, BC, CANADA

#44 Jul 1, 2008
Tupac is the best rapper dead OR alive but since this is the top 5 rappers ALIVE today, I would go with the following...(no particular order)
1)The game- Keeping the WEST COAST alive
2)Dr. Dre- 2001 was and still is one of the greatest rap albums produced
3)Snoop Dog- I canít believe no one has mentioned him
4)Lil Wayne- Definitely one of the better rappers today largely due to his different style of rhyming. However even though it sold a million copies its first week, Tha Carter 3 is an alright album at best.
5)Eminem- Canít leave out the white guy
buddenstan

Westfield, NJ

#45 Jul 3, 2008
My top 5 are the most talented today. NOT who is making the most money or gettin played on the radio. WAKE UP PEOPLE. That does not make you a good rapper. You can flip flop these 5 in a different order but this is my 5. i like lupe fiasco too.

1.Eminem
2.NAS/JAY-Z i go back and forth with them
3.JOE BUDDEN
4.TALIB KWELI
5.JADAKISS
Potland oregon

United States

#46 Jul 4, 2008
1. Lil wayne
2. Eminem
3. Jay-z
4. Dr. dre
5. The Game
Zap

Cambridge, MA

#47 Jul 4, 2008
Most of the popular rappers out now would never be in my own top personal 5 is all I can say. No disrespect just speaking facts and truth.
Zap

Cambridge, MA

#48 Jul 4, 2008
My Favorite Top 5 Lyricists and not plain emcees, greatest of different eras, but right now lyrically. Some rappers aren't mentioned either because their album material to me isn't consistent enough worth of catalog, or because they came up short.

1. LL Cool J
2. Talib Kweli
3. Keith Murray
4. Common Sense
5. AZ
Zap

Cambridge, MA

#49 Jul 4, 2008
Notice all my choices have intricate styles and are their own rappers, emcees, and lyricists who don't have to borrow other rappers' styles. They are all actually legendary emcees who never receive the enough of amount credit they actually deserve. Most of these old top 5 rappers lists were always commercialized by east coast versus west coast and regionalism among the north and south. Peace!
Zap

Cambridge, MA

#50 Jul 4, 2008
Lupe Fiasco is really close up there and could get a spot in that ranking, as well as Kanye, Ludacris, Lil Flip, Jay-Z, Sigel, Jada... However, these rappers mentioned above always had dope albums and never fell off a bit, despite critics' reviews die-hard fan reviews of their albums still stand the test of time in the hip-hop realm of society.
Zap

Cambridge, MA

#51 Jul 4, 2008
People talk about Big Pun and Smalls flows, yet AZ's flow has always been seamless. Kool G Rap, him, Ali Vegas, and Jay-Z had the best flows in that group, period! Only ones flows were as nice and dope were the individual emcees like Keith Murray, Talib Kweli, Busta Rhymes, Freeway, and etc. I can go on and on but based on the echelon of lyricism the top 5 got my choice above. I haven't heard enough of Andre 3000 to place him up there. The top 5 of this generation without best lyricists above I mentioned would be, the next rappers in line: Like Kanye, Juelz, Wayne, Fabolous, and Freeway. Freeway's albums both them have been consistently dope, although people sleep on his lyricism. Anyhow....yeah.. I'm going to hush up now. lol
raul

Richmond, CA

#52 Jul 7, 2008
top 5 rapers are

1)EMINEM

2)DR.DRE

3)NAS

4)ICE CUBE

5)2PAC
RLL

Anchorage, AK

#53 Jul 8, 2008
Dre ain't one of tha best rappers ever cuz he's a producer. His lyrics were alwayz written by others. He has lots of ghost written songs.

“Lest We Forget”

Since: Sep 07

Surrey, BC, CANADA

#54 Jul 8, 2008
RLL wrote:
Dre ain't one of tha best rappers ever cuz he's a producer. His lyrics were alwayz written by others. He has lots of ghost written songs.
True. The DOC wrote alot of the chronic, HOWEVER, Dre has wrote his own music and wrote for others too while making beats as a producer.
drdre

Hartford, CT

#55 Jul 28, 2008
this is the real order

1.jay-z -nastiest best flow and most awards
2.papoose- fast rapper and he still has a good flo
3.cassidy- medium kind of rapper he is a batller
4.lilwayne-he is kind of good but needs to get up ther
5.kanyewest- he is good has alot of awards
drdre

Hartford, CT

#56 Jul 28, 2008
first f all some of the rappers you guys are
saying are not that good to be number 1 emenim hell no
ll cool j kind of lilwayne kind of 2pac yes joel ortiz he is not
drdre

Hartford, CT

#57 Jul 28, 2008
1.jay-z
2.papoose
3.cassidy
4.lilwayne
5.kanyewest
these are the best today from 2005-2008

“Kingz Paradise”

Since: Jun 08

Southside

#58 Jul 28, 2008
Tupac
Pimp C
Notorious B.I.G
z-Trip
Beanie Sigel
The Roots
J Dilla

Just geussin' here
Un-Retarded

Verdun, Canada

#59 Aug 15, 2008
Why is Lil wayne mentioned at all? he's pure garbage! a little quote from a milli "i dont write shit cause i aint got talent" - lil wayne
1. Eminem
2. Ice Cube
3. Chamillionaire
4. The game
5. T.I.
Austin

Bismarck, ND

#60 Aug 20, 2008
top 5

5.50 cent
4.Kanye West
3.T.I.
2.Jay-Z
1.lil wayne

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