Source: Best Hausa Rappers
Hausa Rappers are set of Great Men In Northern Part of Nigeria , Using Rap Songs to make History , The Top 2020 – 2021 Rappers are listed below.
Note that we don’t rank people base on your hit track or hit album , we rank people base on your all time achievements.
The word “Hausa Rappers” does not mean you rap in Hausa Language , it means 2 Things (You are from the North or You Rap in Hausa Language)
Below are the Criteria we used in Ranking the 2020 List of Top Rappers in Northern Part of Nigeria.
Note that this list may be updated once we have a new star or once you achieve more than the others.
- Number of Downloads
- Number of YouTube Views
- Number of Online Streams
- Number of Request Per day and Comments On Blogs and other social media platforms.
- Number of Awards and Nominations Won.
List of Top 10 Hausa Rappers:
- Ice Prince
- Dj Ab
- Boc Madaki
- Dr. Smith
1. Ice Prince
33 Years Old (ICE Prince) Born on 30 October 1986 , Panshak Zamani, better known as Ice Prince, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist and actor.
He rose to fame after releasing “Oleku”, one of Nigeria’s most remixed songs of all time. He won the 2009 Hennessy Artistry Club Tour.
His debut studio album Everybody Loves Ice Prince was released in 2011.
The 38 Years Old Jos Singer , Born 4 October 1981 By name Jude Abaga, better known as M.I Abaga, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist and record producer.
He was CEO of Chocolate City from June 2015 to 2019.
He won Best Hip Hop and Best New Act at the 2009 MTV Africa Music Awards, and was nominated in the Best International Act category at the BET Awards 2010.
Morell is From Bauchi State , Morell was born Musa Akilah, Morell is a northern Nigerian music artist whose unique RNB sound has led to him share the same stage as some of the biggest international hip-hop artists such as Sean Kingston and Kanye West and collaborated with Wale. An artist signed under Nordan Ortty.
The 28 years Bauchi State Rapper , Classiq was Born on 21 September 1991 , ClassiQ is a Rapper & Hip-Hop Performer from Bauchi State in Nigeria.
He is signed to Arewa Mafia and Up North Records; a subsidiary of Chocolate City Music.
He is popularly known for his prolific punchlines, witty delivery and Rap Style which is a fusion of fluent Hausa language, impeccable English and superb Pidgin.
One of Nigeria’s most promising new artists, this is a fast rising entertainer with a story of sheer determination, diligence and raw talent.
Hafeez was raised in Kaduna, northern Nigeria. Hausa is his native language and this is heavily featured in his musical content.
The ambitious young artist has proclaimed himself the “Sarikin sautin arewa” – King of northern music.
He has a track wich featured Davido titled taka rawa.
But his Hit Track is WAYE BABANKA ft Morell
Mohammed Usman Adamu with the stage name Magnito is a Nigerian singer born on September 15.
Magnito who hails from idoma tribe of Benue state, was born and raised in Abuja where he had both his primary and secondary education.
He also obtained a degree in business management from the university of Jos.
The 28 years Northen Rapper Was born On January 1992 , Kheengz aka YFK is a rapper and a graduate of ABU Zaria he studied civil engineering before moving on to do his dream carrier, With his silky smooth vocal texture, interesting lyrics and technique.
His most popular track is Jelousy featuring M.I Abaga in his college kid mixtape, but his Hit track is BALLING
8. Dj AB
Meet this amazing 26 years Old Kaduna Rapper , Born on 28 December 1993 , Dj A.B (Abba) is a Producer, Rapper and a Singer based in Kaduna Nigeria (Typical Hausaboy).
He is a singer of ‘YaranNorthSide Entertainment Company’ and Owns an Audio/Visual Studio called YNSStudios in Kaduna Which was Established as a family Venture.
He’s no doubt one of the fastest rising rappers in the north since releasing his Thug Mixtape.
His sit track is BABARSA which almost turn to a national anthem in the north
9. Boc Madaki
Born Dhinda Luka Bulus Madaki to the family of Mr & Mrs Bulus , hails from Bogoro local government in Bauchi state , North East , Nigeria .
His tribe is Zhar, a minority ethnic group in Bauchi state popularly known as ‘ Sayawa ’, the first child and the only son of his parent ( No wonder he refer to his son as a child without a first Uncle in one of his songs ).
10. Dr. Smith
Mr. Simon Bulus with the stage name “Lyrical Dr. Smith, an indigene of Plateau State from Pankshin Local Government Area.
He is a hip – hop artist (Rapper) and an On Air Personality (OAP) with Unity FM 93.3 Jos. performing and sharing stage with the likes MI, Ice Prince, Mode9, Pheroceous, Jessy Jags, Nice, Nigger Raw, 2face, Style – Plus, Psquare, Jeremiah Gyang to mention but a few.
He collaborated with different artist on different project including Psquare – “Roll it”, Jeremiah Gyang, “Dan Gata”, Radioactive DNA “Asuba ta Gari” etc. His current Hit track is WAYE SHI