The 50 Most Influential Rappers of All Time

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44. Three 6 Mafia

Three 6's juxtaposition of ominous synth-heavy creepers and simple, barked rhymes can still be heard today in the music of Gucci Mane, Lex Luger, and other Southern "trap rap" artists. The group's rowdy club bangers inspired the Crunk era in rap. And don't forget — how could you forget? — that Oscar.

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