Best Rappers In India

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Arpan Kumar Chandel, popularly known as King Rocco, gained fame as a rapper and vocalist after his participation in the 2019 MTV Hustle. Born in New Delhi, the capital of India, Arpan is often referred to by his stage name, King Rocco. From a young age, he had a strong passion for music and aspired to become a renowned rapper.

Divine, the renowned rapper also known as “Voice of the Street,” has a story that resonates with many other artists in the industry. Growing up, Divine faced the challenges of having a mother who worked abroad and an alcoholic father.


Badshah, a renowned Indian rapper and music producer, was born as Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia in New Delhi in 1985. He embarked on his music career in 2006 and has since released numerous successful singles and albums, solidifying his position as one of India’s most accomplished rappers.

Dino James

a well-known rapper, vocalist, poet, composer, and rapper, has gained popularity in India. He regularly uploads music videos to his YouTube channel, showcasing lyrics that are inspired by his personal struggles and real-life experiences. Born on November 12, 1991, in the village of Ghoradongri in Madhya Pradesh, India, Dino James is currently 31 years old and resides in Mumbai.

Emiway Bantai

Bilal Shaikh, known by his stage name Emiway, is a rapper residing in Antop Hill, Mumbai. Emiway’s strong connection to his hometown is evident in his tracks that rhythmically mention his Pincode, Mumbai 47.