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Waka Flocka Flame: Top 20 Most Influential Rappers
By Ebonie Smith

Since he emerged on the scene in 2010 with the release of Flockaveli, Waka Flocka Flame has maintained his reputation as a trendsetter. Now the king of Southern party rap has been recognized by Complex Magazine as one of rap music’s top 20 rappers influencing the genre today!

“Waka is still breaking down walls, where he’s going full-on EDM on side projects and working with newer talents… to help bring together rap’s melting pot of tastes.” - Complex Magazine

Entitled 20 Rappers Who Are Influencing Rap Right Now, the piece explores the latest cohort of rap stars who are working to dynamically shape contemporary hip hop. Waka stands poised to help usher in hip hop’s next phase of greatness, and he is no stranger to creating his own lane. As the author states, “Waka is still breaking down walls, where he’s going full-on EDM on side projects and working with newer talents… to help bring together rap’s melting pot of tastes.”

As fans are patiently waiting for his much anticipated third studio album, this piece stands as a reminder of his awesomeness.  

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on September 11, 2015 - 6:21pm

Since he emerged on the scene in 2010 with the release of Flockaveli, Waka Flocka Flame has maintained his reputation as a trendsetter. Now the king of Southern party rap has been recognized by Complex Magazine as one of rap music’s top 20 rappers influencing the genre today!

“Waka is still breaking down walls, where he’s going full-on EDM on side projects and working with newer talents… to help bring together rap’s melting pot of tastes.” - Complex Magazine

Entitled 20 Rappers Who Are Influencing Rap Right Now, the piece explores the latest cohort of rap stars who are working to dynamically shape contemporary hip hop. Waka stands poised to help usher in hip hop’s next phase of greatness, and he is no stranger to creating his own lane. As the author states, “Waka is still breaking down walls, where he’s going full-on EDM on side projects and working with newer talents… to help bring together rap’s melting pot of tastes.”

As fans are patiently waiting for his much anticipated third studio album, this piece stands as a reminder of his awesomeness.  

Click here to sign up for more news and exclusive offers from your favorite Atlantic Records artists! 

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