Although the rap industry is dominated by both Blacks and Whites, it is important to highlight those White Rappers that are at the top of their game.
Here is a list of the Top 10 Greatest White Rappers in the World.
10. Aesop Rock
Ian Matthias Bavitz is an American rapper, songwriter and producer who is known professionally by the stage name Aesop Rock. He has released nine studio albums in the past two decades. His debut studio album, Music For Earthworms, was released in 1997. The rapper was at the forefront of Alternative Hip Hop music in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
9. Action Bronson
Ariyan Arslani is popularly known by the stage name Action Bronson. He is an American rapper and TV presenter. He secured a record deal with Warner Bros. Records in 2012 before switching to Vice Records. He has released commercially successful mixtapes such as Rare Chandeliers and Blue Chips 2. He released his debut EP, Saaab Stories, in 2013. He dropped his debut studio album, Mr. Wonderful, in 2015.
8. Lil Dicky
David Andrew Burd is an American rapper, comedian and actor who is known in the music industry as Lil Dicky. He came to the limelight after dropping the music video of his song, Ex-Boyfriend, in 2013. The video went viral on the internet and had one million views on YouTube within 24 hours. He released his debut studio album, Professional Rapper, in 2015. His 2018 single, Freaky Friday featuring Chris Brown, was a global hit.
7. Machine Gun Kelly
Colson Baker is an American rapper, songwriter, singer and actor who is known professionally as Machine Gun Kelly. He signed a record deal with Bad Boy Records in 2011. He released his debut studio album, Lace Up, in 2012. His fans love him because he fuses contemporary and alternative hip hop with rock to create a distinct sound.
Benjamin Hammond Haggerty is an American rapper who is from Seattle, Washington. He is known professionally as Macklemore. He has released four studio albums, three EPs and one mixtape in the past two decades. He is one-half of the music duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Together with Ryan Lewis, he has won four Grammy Awards.
Gerald Earl Gillium is an American rapper and songwriter who is known professionally by the moniker, G-Eazy. In 2014, he released his first major-label album titled These Things Happen. The album peaked at number 3 on Billboard 200, increasing G-Eazy‘s popularity globally. He dropped his second studio album, When It’s Dark Out, in December 2015. In 2017, he won Favourite Hip Hop Artist at People’s Choice Awards.
4. Mac Miller
Malcolm James McCormick is an American rapper and music producer. He is known professionally as Mac Miller. He began his music career at the age of 15 and has grown into one of the leading rappers in the world. After securing a record deal with the indie label, Rostrum Records, he released two commercially successful mixtapes, K.I.D.S and Best Day After. In 2011, he dropped his debut album, Blue Side Park, which debuted on the US Billboard 200.
Michael Wayne Atha is an American rapper and songwriter who goes by the stage name YelaWolf. The music act was born in Alabama but was raised in Tennessee and began his career in 2005. He has released seven solo studio albums, one compilation album, three solo EPs, five collaborative albums, six collaborative EPs and six mixtapes.
2. Beastie Boys
Beastie Boys were an American rap group and was composed of Mike D, Adam Yauch and Ad-Rock. The group was formed in 1981, and it launched its career in New York City. Beastie Boys have released eight successful studio albums in the past three decades and gone on nine tours. They won the Grammy Awards For Best Alternative Album in 1999.
Marshall Bruce Mathers III was the best selling artist in the United States in the 2000s. He is known professionally as Eminem. He is a rapper, songwriter, record producer and music executive. He is one of the best selling artists of all time and has sold over 220 million records. He has released eleven solo studio albums and three collaborative albums.