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Swizz Beatz Names His Top 5 Favorite Rappers

Posted By on April 11, 2011

     Top producer Swizz Beatz recently nammed his top five favorite rappers which included Kanye West and Roc Nation's upcoming star J Cole. Despite being close to Jay-Z, Swizz Beatz did not include him in his list.

Swizz Beatz may be holed up in the studio recording his album Haute Living, but he's still got his ears open to what's going on in hip-hop. The hitmaker, who just dropped his Eve-assisted single "Everyday (Coolin')," recently revealed to DJ Absolut his five favorite rappers and rookies in the game right now, giving props to some familiar faces and letting some newbies shine, including one MC who popped up twice. Find out who made Swizzy's Haute lists. Top 5 Rappers Rick Ross Kanye West Drake Wiz Khalifa Jadakiss Top 5 Rookies Sean Cross J. Cole Wiz Khalifa Nipsey Hussle Fred Da Godson (Rap-Up)

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