The rap music is actually appreciated by many people around the world , each country and each culture has its own type of rap music , the rap music has become very popular and could easily catch the admiration of many people with different tastes around the world , there are thousands artists and performers around the world but only ten that could make it to be on our list of the Top Ten Most Popular Rappers In The World .
10- J. Cole
Cole has started his journey as a rapper only 5 years ago , before that he was just a regular student in college without any knowledge that he is going to be among the top ten most popular rappers in the world , Cole in a short period of time could overpass other rappers that have started the journey before him with his talent in writing lyrics and produce his songs , Cole now has millions of records being sold all around the world .
9- Kendrick Lamar
Kendrick is another new rapper that just started getting very famous in 2008 yet he could gain success in a very short period of time to be named the 9th most popular rapper in the world , Kendrick’s success is just growing more and more and his popularity is increasing everyday , ” Good Kid M.a.a.d City ” was his biggest success in the rapping industry due to its lyrics .
8- Lil Wayne
The album that proved to the world that Lil Wayne is such a talented rapper was the ”Carter 111 ” launched in 2008 , and since then his success kept on growing and he was named the top of the chart more than once , Lil Wayne could maintain his popularity and as a rapper by keeping tight schedules for launching new albums .
7- Gucci Mane
Gucchi’s big break started in 2009 after releasing his album ” Murder Was The Case ” and since then he started gaining more popularity and fame , his latest album ” Trap House 111 ” gained a huge success , After Gucci spent some time in jail his album sales increased which resulted in boosting his career and gaining him more popularity .
6- Jay Z
Jay Z will always be considered the best rapper of the decade although in the past few years Jay Z was rather busy with his business and not focusing much for producing new albums , Jay Z has helped a lot of the new rappers to become famous and even if it has been a while he didn’t produce a new album his old songs will be heard for long time to come .
5- Rick Ross
For quit a while Rick Ross wasn’t so popular as his lyrics and beats were not good enough to the level that put him among the top ten most popular rappers in the world , However , Rick Ross in a short time could learn what exactly the people want to hear and he produced it to them , Rick has such a great gift which is his voice that made him survive as a rapper in his early days despite his poor lyrics and beats .
The journey for Eminem had many ups and downs , Eminem tend to contribute every thing that he went through in his life and who he really is in his songs and he worked on developing his lyrics and tone to become now the 4th most popular rapper in the world , The high sales of his albums and his popularity is something that can not be denied .
3- Flo Rida
Flo Rida shows intensive activity when it comes to his rapping career , since he launched his first album ” Mail On Sunday ” 2008 his success started to grow on fast bases , his album ” Good Feeling” was his hugest break that made everyone start loving Flo Rida’s tracks and looking forward to his new albums .
In less than five years Drake gained an inevitable success and could easily with his natural gift of writing lyrics dominate the second top position on the top ten most popular rappers in the world .
1- Kanye West
Kanye West have an artistic intelligence that enabled him to know what exactly his crowd want to hear and produce it to them even through on an artistic perspective Kanye West might not be so talented to the extent of holding the top position on the top ten most popular rappers in the world , Kanye West also knows how to intelligently catch the attention the crowd and gain new fans by working on features with other artists like Jay Z and Justin Timberlake .
Even the people that don’t really fancy rap music they still get in the mood of hearing it every now and then the industry of rap music could successfully outgrow other music genres .