Ghanaian rap takes up a large chunk of Ghanaian’s Airplay. With lots of artist carving niches in the Rap genre and a lot of rappers claiming the best in Ghana,this are the current best Ghanaian rap artists making waves in the Ghanaian music industry.Based on lyrical content, rap skill, style and awards nominated and won, This is the top 10 Best Ghanaian rappers.
TOP 10 BEST GHANAIAN RAPPERS
Black da Ghana Bwouy (real name :Desmond Kwesi Blackmore) is a Ghanaian rapper and a business Entrepreneur who also serves as the United Nations’ celebrity ambassador in Ghana. He became a popular face in the Ghana music industry in 2008 with an astonishing collaborative effort with his then partner Knewku T, entitled Target Practice.Their singles “Move” and “Breathe” earned them a place among Ghana’s rap elite. D-Black solo career started in 2010 with his track Music, Love and Life. He won Hip-Hop Song of the Year at the Ghana Music Awards 2011 for the album’s single “Get on the Dance Floor,”.
9. KOFI KINAATA
Nicknamed the Fante – speaking Rap god. Kofi Kinaata Real name is Martin King Arthur, Kofi Kinaata who is currently under High Grade Family management is a force in Ghana rap music.. His latest track kungfu party is still turning dance halls.
Kwame Nsiah Apau (born 17 April 1976), known by his stage name Okyeame Kwame and nicknamed Rap Doctor is a lyricist and one of the best names in the Ghanaian Rap scene.
The 2011 Undisputed Rapper of The Year was born as Nana Yaw Okoro. Fundamentally, a storyteller, Trigmatic successfully tells the story of contemporary Ghana from an urban roost: the struggles, incongruities, conquests and hopes and brings home with mellow thoughts and stick up hooks.
Yaa Pono; Mr. Punchline is a highly skilled rapper who does ´´ghetto´´ rap which is always thought-provoking though humorous in nature.
5. Reggie Rockstone
Reggie Rockstone; Mr. Hiplife fuses his western style of rap with African rhythm to produce high-class hiplife tracks.
M.anifest; the blessed rapper has a considerable proportion of each criterion listed above making him a great blessing to GH Rap.
E.L.; the stylistic rapper does Ghanaian hiphop with classic technical features and methods as his accolade suggests.
Sarkodie; the reigning Ghanaian rapper has the best brand value as a Ghanaian rapper because he is the redefinition of GH Rap.
Obrafour; the lord of GH Rap has undisputed mastery over indigenous rap music, and he is the definition of GH Rap whose great wisdom spices up his lyrical content, skill, style, creativity and class.