Jason Weintraub

Jay-Z Lists His Top 5 Rappers [Video]


In a recent interview with superstar Jay-Z, a question many people have wondered about Hov was answered, as Jay-Z named his top 5 emcees.

While being interviewed for his new book “Decoded,” Jay-Z let the audience ask a couple of questions,  this included who is Hov’s top 5 rappers.

Although some of the people on the list may not surprise, there is one of the list that has sparked a debate about if the Jigga man is listing these honestly, or just being nice.

Click the page #’s below to see the artists who inspire Jay-z, followed by a video of Jay-Z explaining them all.

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  • Jason Weintraub

    It’s fixed now.
    Thank You

  • Elise

    Not surprising.

  • too bad,eminem is not fit to be in de list.
    what happened to rappers like
    Nas,Rakim,Ll coo j,Mos def,Dmx,Snoop dogg.next pls choose well

  • Jay

    Well he wouldn’t put them on the list since all except for Rakim were out when he was, you don’t often get inspiration from your peers. Well you do in the corporate world but I guess not in hip hop, also how many hats does Kool G Rap have on?