Rappers From New Orleans

Rappers from New Orleans

  • 54th Platoon
    The 54th Platoon was an American rap group who were the only artists signed to the short-lived FUBU Records. The group consisted of four members, JS, TL, Big Nut and Nu Black, all of whom came from New Orleans. They first released two independent albums in 1999 and 2000 entitled From Then...
  • Aha Gazelle
    William Gazelle Fields Jr., professionally known as Aha Gazelle, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana, who is signed to Reach Records.
  • Baby Boy da Prince Baby Boy da Prince
    Lawrence Cennett, better known by his stage name Baby Boy da Prince, is a rapper from New Orleans. His rap career began at the age of 16 opening for No Limit Records in his hometown. He was first signed to the Take Fo' Record label in 2002, with his debut album "Like Dat".
  • B.G. (rapper) B.G. (rapper)
    Christopher Noel Dorsey, better known by his stage name B.G., is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. He began his music career signing to Cash Money Records in 1992, with Lil Wayne as half of the duo The B.G.'z.
  • Big Mike (rapper)
    Michael Barnett, better known by his stage name Big Mike, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana/Houston,Texas. He was originally a member of Convicts with Houston rapper Mr. 3-2. Its album would be the first of many releases Mike would put out on Houston-based Rap-A-Lot Records.
  • Birdman (rapper) Birdman (rapper)
    Bryan Christopher Williams, known by his stage name Birdman, is an American rapper, record producer and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder and public face of Cash Money Records which he founded with his older brother Ronald "Slim" Williams in 1991 and expanded the brand.
  • Choppa
    Darwin Turner, better known by his stage name Choppa, is an American rapper and songwriter.
  • C-Murder C-Murder
    Corey Miller, better known by his stage name C-Murder, is an American recording artist, songwriter, actor, and convicted felon.
  • Curren$y (rapper)
    Shante Scott Franklin, better known by his stage name Curren$y is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. He was one of the original members of Young Money Entertainment, a label founded by Lil Wayne. In 2011, Franklin founded the label Jet Life Recordings.
  • Currency (musician)
    Shante Scott Franklin, better known by his stage name Currency is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. He was one of the original members of Young Money Entertainment, a label founded by Lil Wayne. In 2011, Franklin founded the label Jet Life Recordings.
  • Currensy Currensy
    Shante Scott Franklin, better known by his stage name Currensy is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. He was one of the original members of Young Money Entertainment, a label founded by Lil Wayne. In 2011, Franklin founded the label Jet Life Recordings.
  • Dave Davis (actor)
    Dave Davis is an American screen actor based out of Los Angeles.
  • Dave Randolph-Mayhem Davis
    Dave Randolph-Mayhem Davis is an American actor based out of New Orleans, Louisiana. He is also known to be a musician, visual artist, writer, and local comedian.
  • Dee-1 Dee-1
    David Augustine Jr., better known by his stage name Dee-1, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • DJ Jubilee DJ Jubilee
    DJ Jubilee is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Fiend (rapper) Fiend (rapper)
    Richard "Ricky" Jones, better known by his stage names Fiend or International Jones, is an American rapper and producer best known for his time spent with Master P's No Limit Records.
  • Flow (rapper)
    Widner DeGruy, also known by his stage name Flow, is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer from New Orleans, Louisiana. Flow began his music career with hip hop group, The Flamez and is the CEO of Flame Gang Music. In 2012, He signed to Lil Wayne's label Young Money Entertainment.
  • Full Blooded
    Full Blooded is an American rapper formally signed to Master P's No Limit Records in the late 1990s.
  • G-Slimm
    Kenneth Jackson Jr., stage name G-Slimm, was a gangsta rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. His debut album Fours Deuces & Trays was released in 1994 on New Orleans independent rap label Big Boy Records and was produced by Leroy "Precise" Edwards.
  • Gudda Gudda Gudda Gudda
    Carl Lilly Jr., better known by his stage name Gudda Gudda, is an American rapper from New Orleans. He was originally a member of Sqad Up with Kidd Kidd and Lil Wayne. After forging a long-time friendship with Wayne, he signed to Young Money Entertainment, and later Republic Records.
  • JAE E JAE E
    Jeremy Pierce, better known by his stage name JAE E, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 2009 he released his debut EP Grand Entrance. After his early success he signed a management deal with MiL Management in 2010.
  • Jay Electronica Jay Electronica
    Timothy Elpadaro Thedford, better known by his stage name Jay Electronica, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer from New Orleans.
  • Joe Blakk
    Joseph Francois better known by his stage name Joe Blakk is an American rapper/activist, from New Orleans, LA. He gained success after releasing his hit song and album, "It Ain't Where Ya From" in 1993. The album and the song sold over 75,000 copies became an instant classic.
  • Juvenile (rapper)
    Terius Gray, better known by his stage name Juvenile, is an American rapper and was a member of the former hip hop group The Hot Boys.
  • Katey Red
    Kenyon Carter is an American bounce artist from New Orleans. Carter is most known for being one of the first "homosexual" rappers in bounce music. She's also credited for starting "sissy rap".
  • Kevin Gates Kevin Gates
    Kevin Jerome Gilyard, better known by his stage name Kevin Gates, is an American rapper, singer, and entrepreneur from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is currently signed to Dead Game Records and Atlantic Records / Artist Partners along with his own record label, Bread Winners' Association.
  • Kidd Kidd
    Curtis Stewart, better known by his stage name Kidd Kidd, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Krazy (rapper)
    Krazy, born Michael Wilson, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. He formerly started his music career in a rap group called, Murder Inc. Krazy later signed to No Limit Records and joined the 504 Boyz in 2000. Krazy is currently signed with No Limit Forever Records.
  • Lil Phat Lil Phat
    Melvin Vernell III, better known by his stage name, Lil Phat, was an American Hip hop recording artist. Vernell was born in Waco, Texas, but moved to Baton Rouge, Louisiana at an early age. He began rapping as a teenager, and was signed to Trill Entertainment in 2007 when he was just 14 years old.
  • Lil Wayne Lil Wayne
    Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an American hip hop recording artist. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label, and half of the duo The B.G.'z, alongside fellow New Orleans-based rapper Lil' Doogie.
  • Mack Maine Mack Maine
    Jermaine Anthony Preyan, better known by his stage name Mack Maine, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. Mack Maine is signed to Young Money Entertainment, an imprint of Birdman's Universal Motown-distributed Cash Money Records, and is currently the president of the label.
  • Mac (rapper)
    McKinley Phipps Jr., better known as Mac, is an American rapper and songwriter from New Orleans' 3rd Ward, and would grow to be one of the most critically acclaimed on Master P's No Limit Records, both as a solo rapper and as a member of the super group 504 Boyz.
  • Magic (rapper) Magic (rapper)
    Awood Johnson, better known by his stage name, Magic, was an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana, perhaps best known for his stint with No Limit Records in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
  • Mannie Fresh Mannie Fresh
    Byron Otto Thomas, better known by his stage name Mannie Fresh, is an American rapper, record producer and DJ who is best known for his work with Cash Money Records from 1993 to 2005 and one half of the hip hop duo Big Tymers.
  • Master P Master P
    Percy Robert Miller, known by his stage name Master P or his business name P. Miller is an American rapper, actor, businessman, author, record producer, philanthropist, and former basketball player.
  • Mia X Mia X
    Mia Young, better known by her stage name Mia X, is an American rapper, singer-songwriter and actress. She was the first female emcee to get a contract with rapper and entertainment magnate, Master P on his successful record label No Limit Records.
  • Mike Bleed Da BlockStarr
    Michael McFarland, better known by his stage name Mike Bleed Da BlockStarr or simply Mike Bleed, is an American rapper, songwriter, and actor from New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Mr. Marcelo
    Mr. Marcelo is an American rapper who was briefly signed to No Limit Records in 2000. Taking his name from New Orleans mobster, Carlos Marcello, Mr. Marcelo released his debut album, Brick Livin through No Limit Records on July 25, 2000.
  • Mr. Serv-On
    Corey Smith, better known by his stage name Mr. Serv-On, is an American hip hop recording artist from New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Serv-On is best known for his time spent with No Limit Records, out of New Orleans, in the mid-to-late 1990s.
  • Mystikal
    Michael Lawrence Tyler, known professionally as Mystikal, is an American rapper and actor from New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Nesby Phips
    Nesby Phips is a producer, rapper and visual artist from New Orleans.
  • Nicky da B
    Nickesse Trimaine Toney, known by his stage name Nicky Da B, was a New Orleans-based rapper specializing in the regional genre of bounce music.
  • Romeo Miller Romeo Miller
    Percy Romeo Miller, Jr., better known by his stage name Maserati Rome or simply Rome or his acting/business name Romeo Miller, is an American rapper, actor, basketball player, entrepreneur, and model.
  • Silkk the Shocker
    Vyshonne King Miller, known by his stage name Silkk the Shocker, is an American hip hop musician and actor. He originally went under the stage name Silkk, but later adopted The Shocker after the release of his first album & successful releases from No Limit Records in the late '90s and early 2000s.
  • Sissy Nobby
    Terrelle Gallo is an American bounce artist from New Orleans, known for his hit songs, "Josephine Beat" and "Gitty Up". Gallo is credited as one of the main pioneers of bounce music.
  • Skull Duggery (rapper)
    Andrew Jordan, better known as Skull Duggery is an American rapper best known for his time spent with Master P's No Limit Records in the late 1990s.
  • Soulja Slim Soulja Slim
    James Adarryl Tapp Jr., better known by his stage name Soulja Slim, was an American rapper and songwriter. He is known for writing the U.S. number one hit "Slow Motion".
  • Trademark Da Skydiver
    Alex Washington, better known by his stage name Trademark Da Skydiver, is a rapper from New Orleans, LA. He was a member of the Hip-Hop group Jet Life and performs under the aliases "Super Villain" and "Flamingo Barnes."
  • Turk (rapper)
    Tab Virgil Jr. better known by his stage name Turk, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. He is best known for his time with Cash Money Records and with the Hot Boys.
  • VL Mike VL Mike
    Michael Allen, better known as VL Mike, was an American rap artist from New Orleans, Louisiana. Mike leaves behind his daughter, Michaela Williams.
  • Webbie Webbie
    Webster Gradney, Jr. who performs under the mononym Webbie, is an American rapper, songwriter and actor from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Currently, in 2017 he has estimated net worth of $3 million according to CelebrityRichness. He's been signed to the independent Trill Entertainment label since 2003.
  • Willard Hill Willard Hill
    Willard Hill is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, and producer from New Orleans, LA. Hill got his start in song writing and producing working with Wyclef Jean and Jerry Wonda after moving to New York City in 2008. He currently lives in Los Angeles and works on music and film compositions.
  • Young Roddy
    Roderick Brisco, better known by his stage name Young Roddy, is an American hip hop recording artist from Kenner, Louisiana. He is currently signed to Jet Life Recordings and iHipHop Distribution.

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