Best Indian Rappers of All Time

Rap culture in India is on a rise. Several talented Indian rappers have become world famous names in today’s time. Many new and talented Indian rappers emerge each year and entertain us with their work. While raps weaved by some of the Indian rappers are fun- fulfilled others create thought-provoking pieces.

Best Rappers In India You Must Hear

Top Indian Rappers You Should Know About

The rap culture in India has particularly seen a boom after the 2019 release Gully Boy. Several promising rap artists gained the courage to come forward and show their talent to the world.

Both, budding as well as established rappers in India are doing a great job. Here is a look at some of the best Indian rappers.

Baba Sehgal

Baba Sehgal is known to be the first Indian rapper. He started his career in the 1990s. His album Thanda Thanda Paani released back in 1992 became a super duper hit and made him a star overnight.

Baba Sehgal - Indian rapper

Photo: Bollywood Hungama

He released many albums after that and also rapped for Bollywood numbers. Some of his popular soundtracks/albums include Baba Bachao Na, Tora Tora, Jugni Mast Kalandar and Pump Up Your Style.

Yo Yo Honey Singh

Yo Yo Honey Singh, who hails from Punjab’s Hoshiarpur city, is one of the most celebrated Indian rapper and singer. He brought a revolution in the Indian music industry with his peppy songs and amazing raps.

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