Ghana’s Sarkodie has been named as the Number One Top rapper of the year in a list of Africa’s top rappers around the continent.

The list is based on the level of local and international impacts ,number of awards, touring and how active the individual is in the music industry.

The 2019/2020 Hip-hop Africa Top 20 African Rapper list finally puts to rest about who the best rappers in Africa are.

The list is compiled by HipHop Africa and has four Ghanaians including Sarkodie.

Lyrical prowess, wordplay,punchlines and current status in the Hip Hop market in Africa and globally were also considered in putting the list together.

Below is the list;


1.Sarkodie – Ghana

2.Falz. – Nigeria.

3.M.anifest. – Ghana.

4.Nasty C. – South Africa.

5.Sha Madjozi- South Africa.

6.MI Abaga- Nigeria.

7.AKA. – South Africa
8. Jones. – Kenya.

9.Medikal. -Ghana.

10.Yanga Chief- South Africa.

11.Jovi. – Cameroon.

12. Erigga. – Nigeria.

13.Shane Eagle. -South Africa

14.Vector. – Nigeria.

15. AQ. – Nigeria.

16.Ladipoe. – Nigeria.

17.Kwesta- South Africa

18. Kwesi Arthur. – Ghana.

19.Blaqbonez. – Nigeria.

20.Sinzu. – Nigeria