Rappers from Virginia

Posted Oct 26, 2009
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  1. Missy Elliott

    Missy Elliott


    Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer. Her first major success came as a songwriter with childhood friend and producer Timbaland on projects for Aaliyah, 702, Total, and SWV. As a record producer and songwriter, she has worked with Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson, Christina Aguilera, and Beyoncé as well as contemporary artists Keyshia Cole, Tamia, Monica and Ciara.

  2. Pharrell Williams

    Pharrell Williams


    Pharrell Lanscilo Williams (born April 5, 1973), also known by his mononym Pharrell (/fəˈrɛl/), is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and record producer. Williams and Chad Hugo make up the record production duo the Neptunes, producing soul, hip hop and R&B music. He is also the lead vocalist and drummer of rock, funk and hip hop band N*E*R*D, which he formed with Hugo and childhood friend Shay Haley. He released his first single "Frontin'" in 2003 and followed up with his debut solo album In My Mind in 2006. His second album, Girl, was released on March 3, 2014. It was preceded by the commercially successful single "Happy".

  3. Tim Mosley

    Tim Mosley


    Timothy Zachery Mosley (born March 10, 1972), better known by his stage name Timbaland, is an American rapper, occasional singer, record producer and songwriter. Timbaland's first full credit production work was in 1996 on Ginuwine...the Bachelor for R&B singer Ginuwine. After further work on Aaliyah's 1996 album One in a Million and Missy Elliott's 1997 album Supa Dupa Fly, Timbaland became a prominent producer for R&B and hip hop artists. As a rapper he initially released several albums with fellow rapper Magoo, but later released his debut solo album Tim's Bio in 1998.

  4. Pusha T

    Pusha T


    Terrence Thornton (born May 13, 1977), better known by his stage name Pusha T, is an American hip hop recording artist from Virginia Beach, Virginia. He is also known as one half of hip hop duo Clipse, alongside his brother Gene "No Malice" Thornton. He is the co-founder and co-chief executive officer (CEO) of Re-Up Records along with his brother. In September 2010, Thornton announced his signing to Kanye West's GOOD Music label and on March 21, 2011, released his first solo project, a mixtape titled Fear of God. He released his debut solo album My Name Is My Name on October 8, 2013.

  5. Clipse



    Clipse was an American hip hop duo, formed by brothers Gene "No Malice" Thornton (formerly known as "Malice") and Terrence "Pusha T" Thornton, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, in 1992. The group is affiliated with the production team The Neptunes, and in 2001 signed to their imprint Star Trak Entertainment.

  6. The Lady of Rage

    The Lady of Rage


    Robin Yvette Allen (born June 11, 1968), better known by her stage name The Lady of Rage, is an American rapper, singer, and actress best known for collaborations with several Death Row Records artists, including Dr. Dre and Snoop Doggy Dogg on the seminal albums The Chronic and Doggystyle. She has been described as "one of the most skillful female MCs" with a "mastery of flow" and "hard-core lyrics".

  7. Skillz



    Shaquan Ian Lewis, also known as Skillz (formerly Mad Skillz), is an American rapper known for his acclaimed 1996 album From Where???, a reference to his origins in Virginia, not the stereotypical New York City or Los Angeles rapper, and he's also known for his yearly "Rap Ups," which he has done annually since 2002 (except in 2013).

  8. Benny Blanco

    Benny Blanco


    Benjamin Levin (born March 8, 1988), professionally known as Benny Blanco, is an American rapper, musician, songwriter and record producer. He has written and produced songs for artists such as Katy Perry ("California Gurls", "Teenage Dream"), Ed Sheeran ("Don't"), Rihanna ("Diamonds"), Justin Bieber ("Love Yourself"), Selena Gomez ("Same Old Love"), Maroon 5 ("Moves like Jagger, "Payphone", "Maps", "Animals"), Britney Spears ("Circus"), Taio Cruz ("Dynamite"), Kesha ("Tik Tok", "Die Young"), Gym Class Heroes ("Stereo Hearts", "Ass Back Home"), Wiz Khalifa ("Work Hard, Play Hard", "No Sleep"), Gwen Stefani ("Baby Don't Lie") and Trey Songz ("Heart Attack").

  9. Sebastian Deyle

    Sebastian Deyle


    Garland Mosley (born September 1, 1977 in Norfolk, United States), commonly known by his stage name Sebastian, is an American rapper and songwriter. He is the younger brother of fellow rapper Timbaland.

  10. Fam-Lay



    Nathaniel Johnson, also known as Fam-Lay (born November 28, 1974) is an American rapper from Norfolk, Virginia.

  11. Nottz



    Dominick Lamb, better known by his stage name Nottz (or Nottz Raw), is an American hip hop record producer and rapper from Norfolk, Virginia. Nottz has produced for some of the biggest names in hip hop, including Busta Rhymes, Snoop Dogg, Kanye West, Game, Notorious B.I.G., Pusha T, Scarface, J Dilla and Asher Roth.

  12. Big Pooh

    Big Pooh


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  13. Kenn Starr (rapper)

    Kenn Starr (rapper)


    Kenn Starr (born Ken Jones) is a rapper from Suffolk, Virginia, currently residing in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Starr is a member of the Low Budget Crew and also the duo Isaac Jones. His solo debut, Starr Status, was released in 2006.

  14. Nickelus F

    Nickelus F


    Nickelus F aka Sweet Petey (known as Nick Fury until 2004) is a rapper and contemporary R&B writer from Richmond, Virginia, United States. He is best known for being the Black Entertainment Television 106 & Park "Freestyle Friday" champion seven weeks in a row and being inducted into its Hall of Fame in 2007. Nickelus F is also known for his collaborations with rapper Drake. On Cut the Check, Drake and Nickelus F made a song "AM 2 PM" by FTP Productions, which was also included on Drake's mixtape Room for Improvement. Also made a recent collaboration with Drake song "Number 15" released January 22, 2013

  15. Black Cobain

    Black Cobain


    Marcus Gloster (born April 29, 1986), better known by his stage name Black Cobain is an American rapper signed to The Board Administration. He is most notably recognized for his collaboration on the Wale track "4 AM" and as the opening act of Wale's 2011-2012 53-city "Ambition" tour.

  16. Atari Blitzkrieg

    Atari Blitzkrieg


  17. No Malice

    No Malice


    Gene Elliott Thornton Jr. (born August 18, 1972), better known by his stage name No Malice (formerly known as Malicious and Malice), is an American hip hop recording artist from Virginia Beach, Virginia. He is perhaps best known for being one half of East Coast hip hop duo Clipse, alongside his brother and fellow American hip hop artist Terrence "Pusha T" Thornton. No Malice released his solo debut album Hear Ye Him, on August 18, 2013.

  18. Krohme



    Krohme (born Chris Moore on August 16, 1980) is an American hip hop MC and producer, noted for his work with The Game, Kool G Rap, Nas, GZA, DJ Starscream, Obie Trice, MF Grimm, Atari Blitzkrieg, Ron Artest, MC Serch, Hell-Razah, Sean Price, Ras Kass, C-Rayz Walz and more. His music has been featured on MTV, BET, HBO and slated to appear in an upcoming 2K Sports game.

  19. Re-Up Gang

    Re-Up Gang


    The Re-Up Gang are an American hip hop group formed in 2004, in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The group was formed by Pusha T and Malice, brothers and members of Virginia-based hip hop duo Clipse, alongside Philadelphia-based rappers Ab-Liva and Sandman. The Re-Up Gang is perhaps best known for their signature We Got It 4 Cheap mixtape series.

  20. Nay Nay

    Nay Nay


    Nathan Swihart (born October 19, 1994), better known by his stage name Nay Nay, is an American rapper and songwriter from Virginia Beach, Virginia. As an independent hip-hop artist, Nay Nay has amassed a devoted following over the years and has released three official mixtapes and one album. His debut album, "Lost In Space" was released independently on February 3, 2015, and received positive reviews from critics.

  21. Deraj



    Jared Taylor Wells (born August 20, 1987), who goes by the stage name Deraj, is an American Christian hip hop musician. Mirrors & Medicine EP was released by Reflection Music in 2014. This album would be his breakthrough release on the Billboard charts.

  22. Mizta Decoder

    Mizta Decoder


    Albin Mathew (born 7 March 1994), best know by his stage name Mizta Decoder is an Indian rapper from Kochi ,Kerala. He is also a noted music producer under the pseudonym Albin Mathew . Mizta is also becoming known for taking on multiple alter-egos, under the aliases Alberrico Meccuz , Miz and MD,respectively. In early 2014, Mizta launched 14zRecords, his own Record Label imprint.He subsequently began recording his debut studio album N E G A T I V E

  23. Shane Dollar

    Shane Dollar


    Shane Johnson known as Shane Dollar, is a rapper who was born on June 30, 1980 in Suffolk, Virginia. He has performed with celebrity acts including Bubba Sparxxx, Yelawolf, Cappadonna, Nappy Roots, Ying Yang Twins, Mac Lethal, Ras Kass, Keith Murray, Nine, and Rampage.

  24. Dean (rapper)

    Dean (rapper)


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