The Top Rappers from Houston:
List of the Best Houston Rappers
The legendary city of Houston has produced a number of artist that will go down in history as Houston hip hop pioneered and helped expand the music within the south.
From the numerous of Houston rappers in the legendary Screwed Up Click to the Geto Boys with Scarface to the Swisha House who brought the light to the city during the 2000s.
While the history of Houston includes numerous of people like DJ Screw, founder of S.U.C, who helped pioneer various artist out of the city’s South Side like Lil Keke, Big Moe, Fat Pat, Big Hawk, Lil Flip, Z-Ro, ESG and many more.
One of the first southern groups to ever come out, the Geto Boys, were under Rap-A-Lot’s brand which was headed by J Prince, an entrepreneur that help many other southern executives and artists get in the game themselves with his blessing and knowledge.
On the city’s North Side, Swisha House, spearheaded by DJ Michael “5000” Watts and OG Ron C, lead the wave of the Houston hip hop scene during the early 2000s with the breakout song “Still Tippin'” and artist like Mike Jones, Paul Wall and Chamillionaire, and Slim Thug.
Below is a list of some of the top artist of Houston Hip Hop new generation, while showcasing the top original artist of the Houston music scene who are still making music.
Original Houston Rappers Still Making Music
Slim Thug, one of the original members of Swisha House, founder of Boss Hogg Outlawz and one of the key artist that help the North and South Side connect. Follow Slim Thug on Instagram @SlimThug
Z-Ro, a member of legend DJ Screw’s S.U.C, is one of the top artist in the Texas and Houston music scene. Follow Z-Ro on Instagram @Z_Ro
Lil Keke, one of the best Southern rappers ever and one of the original members of the Screwed Up Click. Follow Lil Keke on Instagram @DonKe713
Killa Kyleon, one of the original members of Boss Hogg Outlawz. Follow on Instagram @KillaKyleon
Trae Tha Truth, member of the S.U.C and founder of ABN. Follow Trae on Instagram @TraeABN
Paul Wall, was part of the Swisha House during its early days. Follow Paul Wall on Instagram @PaulWallBaby
J Dawg, of the Boss Hogg Outlaws and one of the original Swisha House members. Follow on Instagram @JDawgThaYungHogg
Next Generation of New Houston Rappers
BeatKing, follow on Instagram @ClubGodzilla
DoughBeezy, follow on IG: @DoughBeezy
BG Kenny Lou, follow on IG: @BG_KennyLou
GT Garza, follow on IG: @ItzGarza