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Southern hip hop, also called southern rap, is a form of American hip hop music that emerged from a late-1990s club-oriented vibe in southern U.S. cities, including Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Nashville, Atlanta, Memphis, Birmingham, Virginia Beach, New Orleans, Miami, and Baton Rouge. The music was a reaction to the 1980s flow of hip hop culture from New York City and California, and can be considered a third major American…

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  • Wuddup ya
  • T I P..
  • Triple 6, UGK, Evil Pimp, J-Green, Criminal Manne, 8Ball, T-Rock, Mr. Sche. And of course R. Davis as a DJ
  • outkast and goodie mob! yup, nothing else...
  • The reason the south has taken over is simple to anyone who has been listening since the 80'. As southerners these guys have work a 100% harder and be 10X better. If you speak w/ a draw your consindered dumb by most. So I love it when a southern boy or girl makes a doubter suck it.
  • Juvenile > Lil Wayne
  • Outkast, Big Boi, David Banner, Scarface, Geto Boys, Killer Mike, Goodie Mob, Ludacris (in his prime) and Nappy Roots are where? This top is shit besides UGK and Three 6 Mafia.
  • Just watched one of southern rap's best artists Yo Gotti's new video "We Can Get It On" lovin that song already! I'm amped about the album dropping soon :)
  • First....southern rap is rap...not Hip-hop....period, get it right.. and rap is serious, hip-hop is fun.

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