Hip-Hop Artists From New Orleans











The city of New Orleans has developed into a hotbed for hip-hop over the past years. The city, which is known for their amazing spirit, live music, and energy, is one of the few prominent cities in the country when it comes to hip-hop. The top of everyone’e list will include the typical hot spots such as New York, Atlanta, Chicago, and Los Angeles. New York’s most prominent active rapper would have to be Jay Z, Atlanta has Future, Kanye West hails from Chicago, and Kendrick Lamar is holding down the west coast. When you buy Lil Wayne tickets, he’s isn’t shy telling you from where he’s from. Lil Wayne is the poster child of the New Orleans hip-hop scene, but isn’t the only one. Here is a list of rappers who are from New Orleans.

  • Lil Wayne
  • Juvenile
  • Birdman
  • Master P
  • Mystikal
  • B.G.
  • Lil Boosie
  • Curren$y
  • Mack Maine
  • Mannie Fresh
  • Jay Electronica
  • Frank Ocean