The Top 5 Best New School Rappers In Nigeria Right Now
There is an ongoing debate on whether or not hip-hop in Nigeria is dead. This discussion was stirred up by one of Nigerian ace rappers, Yung6ix, who posted on his social media platform that ‘when I wanna listen to African rap I play Yung6ix and SA rappers wtf is going on with the Nigerian Rappers ? Wake up’.The discussion was further stirred by veteran Nigerian rapper, Terry Tha Rapman, who claimed that Hip-hop in the country is dead. This spin of events has caused a climate of comments to gather around Hip-Hop in Nigeria. The widely asked questions bother on the declining Hip-Hop culture in the industry and the future of Nigerian Hip-hop.
Although it is true that the Hip-Hop culture in the country has declined over the years, and the glory days of Hip-Hop can only be reminisced about, it is also important to note that the Nigerian music industry holds a huge future for Hip-hop. Considering the new flock of rappers, the hip-hop culture in Nigeria could yet be revived. The following is a list of the vanguard of new school rap in Nigeria: