30 World-Class White Rappers to Follow Right Now

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30 World-Class White Rappers to Follow Right Now

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The White Rappers have been rocking the modern Hip-Hop industry for more than 4 decades. Let’s take a look at some of the best of those white rappers.

30 World-Class White Rappers to Follow Right Now

Nowadays, these white rappers are rocking the industry, but they were hard to find in the hip-hop industry two to three decades back.

At that time, only black rappers were rapping, and the white ones were listening to them. But then time changed, and the white rappers began to claim their positions in the industry.

That is why, today, we have some of the best white rappers, not only in the U.S. but in the whole world. Let’s take a look at some of those rappers.

Eminem:

Without a surprise, we kick things off with one of the very best, if not the very best, rappers of all time, Eminem, or should I say, Marshall Bruce Mathers III. He was born on 17th October 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. He is around 49 years old today, and he started his career in 1988 and is currently active.

If it were up to me, I’d have written a whole article only on Eminem, his life, and his career. But we are gonna keep things short and talk about Eminem’s career-related things. Before we go forward, his wife was Kimberly Anne Scott, with whom he got separated in 2006, and he has 3 kids.

More than 220 million of his records have been sold worldwide. Some of his album hits are “Infinite,” “The Slim Shady LP,” “The Eminem Show,” “Encore,” “Relaps,e” “Recover,y” “Reviva,l” “Kamikaze” “Music to be Murdered By” and many others.

Eminem has around 33.7 million+ followers on Instagram at @eminem, more than 46.2 million monthly listeners on Spotify at Eminem, and over 1.14 million followers on SoundCloud at Eminem.

Machine Gun Kelly:

Machine Gun Kelly or Colson Baker is around 31 years old as of 2021, and his birth date is 22nd April 1990 in Houston, Texas. He started his career in 2006 and gained swift fame. He is engaged to Megan Fox and has 1 kid. Besides being a rapper, he is also a singer, songwriter, actor, and musician.

Some of his famous albums are “Lace Up,” “General Admission,” “Bloom,” “Hotel Diablo,” “Tickets to My Downfall,” “Born with Horns,” and many others. He has around 9.4 million+ followers on Instagram at @machinegunkelly, more than 16 million monthly listeners on Spotify at Machine Gun Kelly, and around 329,000+ followers on SoundCloud at machinegunkelly.

Yelawolf:

Yet another top white rapper is Yelawolf. His real name is Michael Wayne Atha. He is around 42 years old as of 2021. His birth date is 30th December 1979 in Gadsden, Alabama. He began his career in 2005 and has been active ever since. His wife’s name is Fefe Dobson, and he has three kids.

His famous albums are “Creek Water,” “Radioactive,” “Love Story,” ” Trial by Fire,” “Ghetto Cowboy,” “Mud Mouth,” “Sometimes Y,” and some others. He has over 1 million followers on Instagram at @yelawolf, around 2.3 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Yelawolf, and more than 56,400 followers on SoundCloud at Yelawolf.

G-Eazy:

He was born on 24th May 1989 in Oakland, California. His real name is Gerald Earl Gillum. He is around 32 years old, and he started his career back in 2008 and has been rapping since then. Besides being a rapper, he is also a songwriter.

His famous hits are “The Epidemic LP,” “Must Be Nice,” “These Things Happen,” “When it’s Dark Out,” “The Beautiful Damned,” and many more. He has more than 9.2 million followers on Instagram at @g_eazy, around 16.6 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at G-Eazy, and over 1.16 million followers on SoundCloud at G-EAZY.

Macklemore:

This white rapper is around 38 years of age and started his career in 2000 and has been ever since. His real name is Benjamin Hammond Haggerty. Benjamin was born on 19th June 1983 in Seattle, Washington. He has 3 kids, and his wife is Tricia Davis.

His hits are “The Language of My World,” “Gemini,” “The Heist,” “The Unruly Mess I’ve Made,” and some others. The white rapper’s Instagram following is around 4.4 million+ at @macklemore; he has around 18.9 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Macklemore and over 2.67 million followers on SoundCloud at MACKLEMORE.

Action Bronson:

Born on 2nd December 1983, Action Bronson’s real name is Ariyan Arslani. He is around 38 years old as of 2021 and has been in the industry since 2008. He has 3 kids, and besides being a rapper, he is also a chef, T. V. presenter, and songwriter.

Some of his popular albums are “Dr. Lecter,” “Well-Done,” “Mr. Wonderfu,l” “Blue Chips 700,0” “White Bronc,o” “Only For Dolphins,” and some others. He has more than 2.1 million followers on Instagram at @bambambaklava, around 1.5 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Action Bronson, and over 230,000 followers on SoundCloud at ACTION BRONSON.

Mike Shinoda:

This white rapper is around 44 years old as of 2021. He started his career in 1994 and has been active since then. He is married to Anna Hillinger, and he has two kids. His real name is Michael Kenji Shinoda. Michael is also a songwriter, graphic designer, and music producer.

His famous songs/albums are “Post Traumatic,” “Dropped Frames Vol. 1,” “Dropped Frames Vol. 2,” “Dropped Frames Vol. 3,” “Ziggurats,” and many others. He has around 1.5 million+ followers on Instagram at @m_shinoda, more than 887,000 monthly listeners on Spotify at Mike Shinoda, and over 78,700 followers on SoundCloud at Mike Shinoda.

R.A. The Rugged Man:

His real name is R.A. Thorburn, and his age is around 48 years. R.A. was born on 10th January 1974 in Suffolk County, New York. He began his career in 1992 and has been rapping and producing ever since. He is among the best and veteran white rappers.

His hits are “Die, Rugged Man, Die,” “Legends Never Die,” “All My Heroes Are Dead,” “Legendary Classics Vol. 1,” and many others. He has over 142,000 followers on Instagram at @ratheruggedmanofficial, around 295,000+ monthly listeners on Spotify at R.A. The Rugged Man, and more than 15,200 followers on SoundCloud at R.A. The Rugged Man.

Rittz:

Among the top white rappers, Rittz’s real name is Jonathan Matthew McCollum. Jonathan has been in the hip-hop industry since 2007, and he is also a songwriter. He was born on 16th August 1980 in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania. He is 41 years old as of 2021.

His famous songs/albums are “The Life and the Times of Jonny Valiant,” “Next to Nothing,” “Top of the Line,” “Last Call,” “Put a Crown on It,” and many others. Rittz has around 416,000+ followers on Instagram at @rittz, more than 1 million monthly listeners on Spotify at Rittz, and around 44,000+ followers on SoundCloud at Rittz.

Everlast:

This “Everlasting” white rapper has been around since 1989, and he is 52 years old as of 2021. His birth date is 18th August 1969 in Long Island, New York. Besides being a rapper, he is also a songwriter. His ALIAS is Whitey Ford, and his real name is Erik Francis Schrody.

Eric’s famous releases are “Forever Everlasting,” “Whitey Ford sings the Blues,” “Eat at Whitey’s,” “White Trash Beautiful,” “Love, War, and the Ghost of Whitey Ford,” and many others. He has more than 137,000 followers on Instagram at @ogeverlast, around 1.2 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Everlast, and over 6,800 followers on SoundCloud at Everlast.

Paul Wall:

His real name is Paul Michael Slayton, and he was born on 11th March 1981 and has been rapping since 1998. He is around 40 years old as of 2021. Paul was born in Georgetown, Texas. Besides being a rapper, he is also a DJ. Moreover, he has 2 kids.

Paul’s famous releases are “Chick Magnet,” “The Peoples Champ,” “Get Money, Stay True,” “Fast Life,” “Heart of a Champion,” “Slab God,” and many others. Paul has over 1 million followers on Instagram at @paulwallbaby; this white rapper has 807,000+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Paul Wall and over 13,100 followers on SoundCloud at Paul Wall.

Vinnie Paz:

This white rapper was born on 5th October 1977 in Agrigento, Sicily, Italy. He is our first Italian white rapper on this list. Vinnie’s real name is Vincenzo Luvineri. His age is around 44 years old, and he has been in the industry since 1993.

His famous albums/songs are “Violent by Design,” “Visions of Gandhi,” “Legacy of Blood,” “A History of Violence,” “Violence Begets Violence,” and many others. He has around 211,000+ followers on Instagram at @boxcutterpazzy, more than 619,000 monthly listeners on Spotify at Vinnie Paz, and almost 28,000 followers on SoundCloud at Vinnie Paz.

EI-P:

His real name is Jaime Meline, and he was born on 2nd March 1975 in New York City, New York, USA. His age is around 46 years old as of 2021, and he has been in the industry since 1992. Besides being a rapper, he is also a songwriter and a music producer.

Notable releases are “Fantastic Damage,” “High Water,” “I’ll Sleep When You’re Dead,” and “Cancer 4 Cure.” He has around 292,000+ followers on Instagram at @thereallyrealelp, more than 130,000 monthly listeners on Spotify at EI-P, and it appears that he does not have a SoundCloud official account.

Brother Ali:

Brother Ali is a white rapper and songwriter. He began his career in 1994 and has been working since then. His real name is Jason Douglas Newman or Ali Douglas Newman, and his age is 44 years old as of 2021. Ali was born on 30th July 1977 in Madison, Wisconsin.

His famous albums/songs are “Rites of Passage,” “Shadows on the Sun,” “The Undisputed Truth,” “Us,” “Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color,” and many others. He has more than 116,000 followers on Instagram at @brotheraliisblind, around 290,000+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Brother Ali, and over 6,500 followers on SoundCloud at Brother Ali.

NF:

As short as his stage name is, his career is as bright. His real name, however, is Nathan John Feuerstein. He has been in the hip-hop industry since 2010. He was born on 30th March 1991 in Gladwin, Michigan. Besides being a rapper, he is also a singer and songwriter.

He has released several famous albums/songs since the beginning of his career. Some of them are “Moments,” “Mansion,” “Therapy Session,” “Perception,” “The Search,” and many others. Nathan has more than 2.7 million followers on Instagram at @nfrealmusic, around 13.2 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at NF, and over 423,000 followers on SoundCloud at NF.

Aesop Rock:

We have another white rapper who is rocking the industry with his talent and does not plan on stopping any time soon. He was born on 5th June 1976 in Syosset, New York. He is around 45 years old as of 2021. Besides being a rapper, he is a songwriter, music producer, and singer. He began his career in 1996 and is currently active.

His notable releases are “Music for Earthworms,” “Float,” “Labor Days,” “Bazooka Tooth,” “None Shall Pass,” “Skelethon,” and several others. He has around 133,000+ followers on Instagram at @aesoprockwins, more than 578,000 monthly listeners on Spotify at Aesop Rock, and over 16,200 followers on SoundCloud at Aesop Rock.

Lil Dicky:

Lil Dicky’s real name is David Andrew Burd. He was born on 15th March 1988 in Pennsylvania, USA. He has been in the industry since 2011, and his age is 33 years old. Besides being a rapper, he is also a comedian, actor, and songwriter.

His famous albums/songs are “Professional Rapper,” “Molly,” “Too High,” “Earth,” “Freaky Friday,” and many others. This white rapper has around 3.1 million+ followers on Instagram at @lildickygram, around 4.2 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Lil Dicky, and over 356,000 followers on SoundCloud at Lil Dicky.

Mac Miller:

He was born on 9th January 1992 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, and he died on 7th September 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Yes, this white rapper died almost 4 years ago. He was active from 2007 to 2018 and was 26 years of age when he died. His complete name is Malcolm James McCormick.

His famous releases are “Blue Slide Park,” “Watching Movies with the Sound Off,” “The Divine Feminine,” “Swimming,” and several others. His Instagram account has over 8.1 million followers at @macmiller, his Spotify account has 17.4 million+ monthly listeners at Mac Miller, and his SoundCloud account has 713,000+ followers at Mac Miller.

Kid Rock:

He was born on 17th January 1971, and he is 51 years old as of 2022. He has been in the industry since 1988, making him one of the oldest white rappers in hip-hop. Besides being a rapper, he is also a singer and a songwriter. His real name is Robert James Ritchie.

His famous releases are “Early Mornin’ Stoned Pump,” “Cocky,” “Born Free,” “Rebel Soul,” “First Kiss,” “Sweet Southern Sugar,” and several others. He has more than 771,000 followers on Instagram at @kidrock, around 4.7 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Kid Rock, and over 12,300 followers on SoundCloud at KidRock.

Post Malone:

This white rapper is just 26 years old as of 2021 and has gained a lot of fame in a short time. His real name is Austin Richard Post, and he has been in the industry since 2013. In just 8 years, he has made his presence known for his extraordinary talent in rapping, singing, songwriting, and music production.

His notable releases are “Stoney,” “Beerbongs & Bentleys,” “Hollywood’s Bleeding,” “Twelve Carat Toothache,” and several others. He has more than 22.4 million followers on Instagram at @postmalone, around 49.7 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Post Malone, and over 1.86 million followers on SoundCloud at Post Malone, making him one of the most followed white rappers of this time.

“Weird AI” Yankovic:

This weird-named white rapper is an actor, music producer, and singer. He was born on 23rd October 1959 in Downey, California. He is 62 years old, and he is still in the industry. He started in 1976, making him the oldest white rapper on our list. His real name is Alfred Matthew Yankovic.

His famous releases are “Dare to be Stupid” “Polka Party!” “Even Worse,” “Off the Deep End,” “Bad Hair Day,” and many others. He has around 595,000+ followers on Instagram at @alfredyankovic, more than 835,000 monthly listeners on Spotify at Wierd AI Yankovic, and almost 5,000 followers on SoundCloud at Weird AI Yankovic.

Hoodie Allen:

Hoodie Allen or Steven Adam Markowitz is about 33 years old as of 2021. He was born on 19th August 1988 in Plainview, New York. He has been in the industry since 2009. He is also a singer and a songwriter. He is among those white rappers who gained swift fame over time.

His famous albums are “People Keep Talking,” “Happy Camper,” “The Hype,” and “Whatever USA.” Allen has around 400,000+ followers on Instagram at @hoodieallen, more than 1.6 million monthly listeners on Spotify at Hoodie Allen, and around 224,000+ followers on SoundCloud at Hoodie Allen.

Asher Roth:

He was born on 11th August 1985 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania. He has been in the hip-hop industry since 2005 and has released many great albums and songs since then. His real name is Asher Paul Roth, and his age is 36. Asher is also a songwriter.

Among his notable releases are “Asleep in the Bread Aisle,” “Retro Hash,” “Flowers on the Weekend,” and some others. He has around 139,000+ followers on Instagram at @asherroth, more than 857,000 monthly listeners on Spotify at Asher Roth, and around 817,000+ followers on SoundCloud at Asher Paul Roth.

Russ:

Born in Atlanta, Georgia, on 26th September 1992, Russ’ real name is Russell James Vitale. He has been in the industry since 2007 and has given many great songs. He is around 29 years old as of 2021. Besides being a rapper, he is a singer, songwriter, and music producer.

His notable hits are “There’s Really A Wolf,” “Zoo,” “Shake the Snow Globe,” and “Chomp 2.” Russ has more than 3.5 million followers on Instagram at @russ, around 11.9 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Russ, and more than 876,000 followers on SoundCloud at Russ.

The Kid LAROI:

This white rapper is just 18 years old, and he has a huge fan following on social media. He was born on 17th august 2003 in Waterloo, New South Wales, Australia. Can you imagine? Many rappers started their careers decades before him, yet he is among the top, and most followed white rappers list. You can call it luck or hard work.

He began rapping in 2018, just four years ago, is currently active. He is also a singer and a songwriter. His famous releases are “Stay,” “Tragic,” “So Done,” “Always Do,” “Without You,” and many other songs in his album “F*ck Love.”

His real name is Charlton Kenneth Jeffrey Howard. He has around 3.9 million+ followers on Instagram at @thekidlaroi, around 51.3 million monthly listeners on Spotify at The Kid LAROI, and over 375,000 followers on SoundCloud at The Kid LAROI.

Jack Harlow:

Jackman Thomas Harlow’s age is 23 years old, and he also falls into the category of young white rappers. He was born on 13th March 1998 in Louisville, Kentucky. He has been in the hip-hop industry since 2011.

His famous albums/songs are “That’s What They All Say,” “What’s Poppin,” “Industry Baby,” “Luv is Dro,” and several others. His fan following on Instagram is around 4.5 million+ at @jackharlow; he has around 42.1 million+ monthly listeners on Spotify at Jack Harlow and over 183,000 followers on SoundCloud at Jack Harlow.

Logic:

The most logical white rapper on our list. His real name is Sir Robert Bryson Hall II. His birth date is 2nd January 1990 in Rockville, Maryland. He is around 32 years old as of 2022, and he has been rapping since 2010. Besides being a rapper, he is also a streamer, songwriter, and music producer.

He is married to Jessica Andrea, and he has 1 kid. His famous albums are “Under Pressure,” “The Incredible True Story,” “Everybody,” “YSIV,” “No Pressure,” and some others. He has around 6.5 million+ followers on Instagram at @logic, more than 11.6 million monthly listeners on Spotify at Logic, and over 573,000 followers on SoundCloud at Logic.

Lil Xan:

Born in Redland, California, on 7th September 1996, Lil Xan’s real name is Nicholas Diego Leanos. He is around 25 years old. He started his career in 2015 and has been active since then. Nicholas is also a songwriter and singer.

His famous releases are “Betrayed,” “Live or Die,” “Deceived,” “Slingshot,” “Far,” “Wake Up,” “Lies,” and several others. Xan has more than 4.9 million followers on Instagram at @xanxiety, more than 3.1 million monthly listeners on Spotify at Lil Xan, and over 470,000 followers on SoundCloud at Lil Xan.

House of Pain:

Not precisely a solo white rapper but a group of talented white rappers. The trio consisted of Everlast, Danny Boy, and DJ Lethal. However, the trio scattered when Everlast pulled out. The group was active from 1991 to 2017.

Their notable releases are “House of Pain,” “Same As It Ever Was,” and “Truth Crushed to Earth Shall Rise Again.” They didn’t have an official Instagram account. Their official Spotify account has more than 2.7 million monthly listeners at House of Pain, and they don’t even have an official SoundCloud account.

Beastie Boys:

Yet another group of white rappers consisted of John Berry, Mike D, Kate Schellenbach, MCA, and Ad-Rock. The group was active from 1981 to 2012.

Their notable releases are “Licensed to III,” “Paul’s Boutique,” “Check Your Head,” “Hello Nasty,” and several others. Their Instagram account has around 152,000+ followers at @beastieboysstory, more than 5.9 million monthly listeners at Beastie Boys, and over 398,000 followers on SoundCloud at Beastie Boys.

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