Rap Evolution

Timeline created by Stavitskieayden
In Music
  • Tupac(Start of rap) 1991

    Tupac(Start of rap) 1991
    Tupac may have not made rap but he started the rapping revolution and got the genre started he rapped about his life in general and gang related lyrics unfortunately he past on September 13,1996.
  • The Notorious B.I.G

    The Notorious B.I.G
    He started putting verses that included harmonizing lyrics in his rap to be more catchy and to have a better flow.
  • Eminem

    Eminem
    Eminem brought a new style of rap to the table. He was considered the one that rapped really fast but catchy at the same time.He holds the record still to this day selling the most albums in the U.K. Selling 315,000 copies. His flow brought influence to rappers that rap now.
  • Lil Wayne

    Lil Wayne
    Lil Wayne brought his own version of rap by bringing up the start of mumble rap and singing the lyrics were to to impress anyone just to make the lyrics sound good.He changed rap by having the first rap song hit no.1 in the Hot 100.
  • Soulja Boy

    Soulja Boy
    Souljia boy in 2007 made a sensational rap hit "Crank That" that changed the rap game yet again hitting top of the top 100 radio breaking records. Cranck that provided a catchy beat and verse that had a dance with the song. Soulja Boy influenced rappers to this day to make songs that have dances for it for example Rolex by Aeo&Teo.
  • Kanye

    Kanye
    Kanye moved from rap and started hip hop rap he influence the new rappers today.
  • Jcole

    Jcole
    Cole brought the old school raping but with a modern twist.With his deep meaningful bars and catchy versus he had gotten loads of fame, money. J Cole still till this day makes top 10 rap songs of the year.
  • Drake

    Drake
    When you think of big rap names one of the names you think of is drake.Drake has broke records before 2010 but 2010 is the year drake entered his prime making rap songs that are still sung. He brung rap back up the one the most listened genres.
  • Trippie Redd

    Trippie Redd
    TR is 19 years old from Canton,Ohio.He has been since he was 12 but found his fame when he was 16-17.He created this new maillot rap that includes rapping and singing no one else is comparable to the music he makes but influenced rappers to having singing verses.
  • 6ix9ine

    6ix9ine
    69 is a rapper that was ahead of the new generation rap game by a mile but headed to jail for undecided years.He had a very huge fan base all around the world. He rapped and gangster scream rapped. He broke 13/13 songs that all hit billboard.