Kanye West & Drake Top The MTV Hottest MC List 2016

After a short hiatus from the music scene, MTV are back with their list of hottest MCs in the game and guess who's top of the list?

 

Chosen by a roundtable of celebrity panalists including host Charlamagne Tha God, comedian/presenter Nick Canon and rapper Joe Budden, 'Life of Pablo' rapper Kanye West tops the list followed by Drake in second place and Chance The Rapper in third. Newcomers Lil Uzi Vert and 21 Savage also make it into the top ten.

 

Check out the full list below:

 

1. Kanye West
2. Drake
3. Chance the Rapper
4. Travis Scott
5. Young Thug
6. Future
7. YG
8. Kendrick Lamar
9. Lil Uzi Vert
10. 21 Savage

 

Previous list toppers include Kendrick Lamar (2012), Eminem (2010) and Jay Z (2009) with Yeezy's number one spot marking the list's first return since 2012. Amongst the accomplished artists missing from the list include Childish Gambino, ScHoolboy Q, Kid Cudi and J. Cole. 

 

Watch the trailer for MTV's Hottest MC's in the Game below:

 

 

 

 

Words: Keisha McDonald

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