With the exception of the occasional act like PM Dawn, rappers were predictably masculine in the ‘80s and ‘90s. It was a good time. We got a reminder that those days are gone when Kid Cudi and Lupe Fiasco got into a little Twitter beef over the weekend.
In honor of every recent rapper that has shed a tear of the non-thug variety, rocked some tight pants, or thrown a temper tantrum, here are the 15 most emo rappers in Hip Hop. Read it and (don’t) weep.