PHILADELPHIA - Jay-Z is one of the most successful hip-hop artists, releasing an album every eight months. He has the greatest lyrical flow of any rapper and does not write down lyrics before recording. He perfectly matches the words and music in his songs. The rapper is the first billionaire in the music industry and has sold over 50 million albums and singles worldwide.
Many rap artists have been called the King Of Rap, but not all rap artists are the same. Many artists from different genres of music have received acclaim and have become iconic. Eminem, for example, has sold more than two hundred million albums since he started rapping at the age of fourteen. In addition to his rapping talent, he is famous for his social media posts and has been compared to other artists. Several critics and music fans have ranked him as the King Of Rap.
Aside from his songs, Eminem is also a writer. He has published a memoir and two books. The first was Angry Blonde, published by Harper Entertainment in 2001. The book featured previously unpublished pictures and commentary on songs by Eminem. Then, in 2008, Dutton Adult released The Way I Am, his autobiography. In this autobiography, Eminem discusses his early life and rise to fame.
Rap music has become one of the biggest music genres in the world, with some of its most popular artists being MC Hammer, Biggie, and Eminem. But which rapper is truly the best? The answer to this question is very subjective. It depends on the artist's commercial and artistic success.
The sales of his albums determine the King Of Rap. Billboard's charts list album sales based on album sales, video views on YouTube, and social media. While Drake has been successful in the rap world, he has yet to win the crown for the third time.
Nas is another popular rap artist. His music is complex, and his freestyle skills are legendary. The rapper has been the subject of a drama film entitled 8 Mile and has won fifteen Grammys, eight American Music Awards, and 17 Billboard Music Awards. The artist also has ten number-one albums on the Billboard 200 - more than any other artist in history.
The list also includes rappers who were ghostwritten by P. Diddy and Dr. Dre but were not popular. The list of top rappers is not complete without Fabolous, Pitbull, and Royce. While some artists are more established, others emerged in the last decade. In the process, his career average has suffered because he poured out so many albums. As a result, his albums are usually middling in quality.
MF Doom is another rap artist who his peers widely respect. Although he did not achieve superstardom, he enjoyed a high level of underground success. He has released countless group albums and has collaborated with other artists, including Danger Mouse. In addition, he has also collaborated with many voice actors, including those from the Aqua Teen Hunger Force.