The Land of Chiraq: The Best Chicago Rappers

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While New York and California are often dubbed the meccas of hip hop, a city in the Midwest has proven to be a formidable threat to that title. Chicago, has quickly emerged as a hotbed for rising stars in the realm of rap. With Kanye West currently holding the keys to the city as the mayor, young artists are hammering away hoping to make a case of their own.

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Check out the Best Chicago Rappers

Kanye West

Kanye West during the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on August 30, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

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Ye is a man amongst boys. He has Chicago embedded in his bloodline and has catapulted the city onto higher heights with his scintillating raps.

Kanye West – “Touch the Sky” Featuring Lupe Fiasco