Top 10 Rappers In India – 2022 ( Hip Hop India)

Let’s take a peek at some of India’s finest rappers who are creating waves with their lyrical prowess!

The rise of hip hop in South Asia in recent years has changed the music industry. The genre has gone a long way since hip hop from India was once regarded as a bromidic rendition performed by Bollywood stars and mostly rejected by the rest of the globe. Desi hip hop (DHH) by musicians outside of South Asia has also thrived, with Desi rappers hitting new heights on a regular basis. Let’s take a peek at some of India’s finest rappers who are creating waves with their lyrical prowess!

10. Badshah

Badshah is the biggest in the industry now and if we are talking about the commercial industry, no one is like Badshah. Because Badshah has a special skill that he can produce a catchy hit track which stuck in your mind. And as well he is a Genius and in Underground Rap. His music arrangement is minimal but with a catchy hook, he becomes the finest commercial artist.

9. Fotty Seven

Fotty Seven is one of the desi hip hop artists who have been gaining so much attention on Youtube recently. From mix & mastering to performing rap, he does everything in his song. He’s got a unique way of a rapping style, certainly, the flow. His most of the rap songs are relatable.

If you listen to his songs, then you would definitely know his catchy phrase? right? “Tere bhai ka naam kya hai – Naam 47 hai “.
8. Ikka

Ikka A.K.A Ankit Singh Patial popularly known as Ikka, is a renowned Singer, Rapper and Music Composer. He is a well-known personality in the field of the Punjabi Music Industry. In 2014, he entered the world of Bollywood with the song “In Da Club”, which was for the movie Tamanchey. The song In Da Club attracts quite a popularity for Ikka. Initially, Ikka was a part of a Hip-Hop band named Mafia Mundeer, where he worked with Raftaar, Badshah, Lil Golu and Yo Yo Honey Singh. He is also a well intelligent Underground rapper.

7. Dino James

Dino James the person with a distinctive fashion of rap circulate and music sense. Dino James is legendary for his wonderful fashion of rap circulate which is totally different from the often we take heed to the other rap artists.
His one other track ‘Loser’ – A rap on each struggler’s life was additionally appreciated quite a bit by the viewers. The lyrics of his songs are lovely and in case you evaluate him with every other rapper, you’d certainly see him successful with nice margins.

6. Karma

Karma (Rapper) is a Hip-Hop Rapper and a well-known personality in India. His actual name is Vivek Arora, and Karma is his stage name. Karma is a viral rapper for his songs Karmasutra (2019), Rap Karte Hain (2018), Warm Up (2019), We Wake Up (2018), Main Wahi Hoon (2019), Take Diss (2019). The turning point in Krama life was the day when he met with Raftaar in Dehradun. Karma used to work at Concert Room and, one day during his night shifts, he met Raftaar and sung one of his Raps in front of him. Raftaar got impressed with him and invited him to Delhi for a project. Vivek signed the project and became Karma.

5. Naezy The Baa

Naezy The Baa the real OG of Indian Hip – Hop music he starts his rap music production on Ipad and now he is one of the biggest rappers from India. The film Gullyboy, starring Ranveer Singh as Murad a 22-year-old rapper emerging from the slums of Dharavi, Mumbai is loosely inspired by the life of gully rap pioneer, Naved Shaikh, popularly known by his stage name, Naezy The Baa.

4. Sinkander Kahlon (KKG)

Sikander Kahlon is one of the best Wrappers in India.  His knowledge of hip-hop is very deep and he is an album artist. He knows the true Hip Hop. He tributed a song for Tupac.

Sikander Kahlon is one of the best infamous underground rapper with high intellect.

3. Divine

Divine is the biggest name in the Indian hip-hop scene. Vivian Fernandes a.k.a Divine is an Indian rapper from Mumbai. He began his profession as an underground rapper in 2011. He started rapping in English, however later switched to Hindi. He was a part of the hip hop crew referred to as “Mumbai’s Finest”. His track “Yeh Mera Bombay” obtained the best music video of the year award by Rolling Stone India in 2014, which was successful within the underground.

2. Raftaar

Raftaar is one of the rappers which is equally divided into the mainstream and as well as in the underground scene. Raftaar has done all kinds of songs whether it is commercial dance songs, rap about social issues, and as well as adult songs. He has done a lot of collaboration in the music industry with the other rappers and artists. Raftaar is one of the best-skilled rappers and active in all fields like dancing, Rapping, and Roadies. Yeah, he is a team leader on Roadies (Indian Reality Show) and also a judge of the first Indian Rap Hip Hop show which is MTV Hustle.

1. KR$NA

KR$NA was a kind of rappers who began rapping in English and nonetheless obtained signed with the label. He has an unbelievable circulation and data of Hindi and English vocabulary. He proved his Hindi rapping abilities in a tune known as “vyanjan” the place he raps on every Hindi alphabet. Just lately, after Emiway’s track Freeverse feast (Dawat) he launched a monitor Freeverse feast (langar) to answer to Emiway. And on this music, he confirmed his English rapping skils. All bars are lethal, top English rap lyrics by an Indian rapper.