‘Billboard’ and ‘Vibe’ continue to unveil rappers from their all-time best 50 rappers list
Written by ABC Audio All Rights Reserved on February 2, 2023
Billboard and Vibe’s unveiling of their all-time best 50 rappers list is nearing an end. This week, the publications unveiled their picks for numbers 11 through 20.
In reverse order, the list begins with Big Daddy Kane at #20, followed by Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominee Missy Elliott, Ice Cube, 50 Cent and Scarface.
J. Cole, “a defining byproduct of rap’s blog era,” per the publications, then comes in at #15. LL Cool J comes after, followed by Rakim, Outkast‘s Andre 3000 and, coming in at #11, Kanye West.
As of now, 40 of the 50 rappers on the Greatest of All Time list have been unveiled; the final 10 will be revealed next week.
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