Super Talented: Rappers That Produce

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What’s more impressive? A rapper spitting over someone else’s beats? Or a rapper spitting over his own self-made production? The latter is becoming a popular trend in the rap community. A myriad of artists including Eminem and Cole are leading the way in that elusive category. Check out which other rappers are making noise on the production side as well.

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Check out the Best Rappers That Produce


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J.Cole is a lyrical wordsmith who can maneuver words in more ways than one. In addition to that, Cole is an exceptional beat-maker making beats for not only himself, but Kendrick Lamar, XV, Fabolous, and more.

XV – “Smallville” (Prod. J.Cole)