[News] CBC releases list of “25 greatest Canadian rappers ever”

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Today, the CBC sparked a lot of discussion within Canadian hip-hop circles when they decided to release their list of the 25 greatest Canadian rappers ever. Of course, every list is going to be subjective, but I think they deserve some credit for the list they’ve compiled. Read the list below:

25. Joey Stylez

24. Ghettosocks

23. Eternia

22. JD Era

21. Ian Kamau

20. Reema Major

19. Red1 (from Rascalz)

18. King Lou (from Dream Warriors)

17. Infinite

16. Rich Kidd

15. Adam Bomb

14. Choclair

13. Buck 65

12. Moka Only

11. K’naan

10. Michie Mee

9. Cadence Weapon

8. D-Sisive

7. Saukrates

6. Classified

5. k-os

4. Drake

3. Kardinal Offishall

2. Shad

1. Maestro

Well, there you have it. I’m curious to hear what you think. Who’s in your top five? Who did they miss? Who do you think will make the list five years from now? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section.