These are the best 80s Rappers as voted on by you, the 80s rap fans. 80s hip hop, or "old school" hip hop obviously plays a huge role in where rap is today. The "scene" wouldn't exist without these artists. These are the best rappers that basically defined hip hop culture and brought rap to the forefront of the music industry.
Make sure to vote up your favorite 80s rappers and see if they can take the top spot and vote down any rappers from the 80s that you think might be getting a little too much credit. If you think any important, game changing, genre defying and defining old school rappers are missing from this list, add them!
- Raising Hell, Run-D.M.C., King of Rock3,248 votes
- AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted, The Predator, Death Certificate1,435 votes
- Straight Outta Compton, Niggaz4Life, Greatest Hits3,794 votes
- Paid in Full, Let the Rhythm Hit ’em, Don’t Sweat the Technique2,615 votes
- Radio, Mama Said Knock You Out, Mr. Smith2,758 votes
- Eazy-Duz-It, It’s On (Dr. Dre) 187um Killa, Eternal E2,041 votes