The Best Rappers in the NBA

The Starting Five NBA Rappers


The NBA and Hip Hop culture have always been intertwined. Lately, there has been a new trend of NBA athletes trying to become rappers. There have always been athletes rapping for fun, but this new wave of ballers have been releasing full songs and even albums. Here is a list of the top NBA rappers spitting bars. This would be our starting 5 of NBA rappers.

1. Damian Lillard aka Dame D.O.L.L.A.

NBA Rappers Damian Lillard

Who knew that this 3 time NBA All-Star point guard had bounce and BARS! Believe it or not, Dame Dolla actually has two studio albums. The Letter O (2016) and Confirmed (2017) were both produced under the label, “Front Page Music”, and are currently available for digital download. If you’re still not convinced he’s legit, Dame even dropped a song called, Run it up, which featured a verse from the legendary, Lil Wayne. Word around the league is that he actually brings some talent to the booth.

Don’t take his teammate’s word for it, peep the Soundcloud link below.