Best Female Hip Hop Artist

Diamond

With a steady stream of icy-cold mixtapes, this Crime Mob alumnus held her own among the boys in the ATL.

Cymphonique

Master P’s daughter proves that there really is no limit to the talent in the Miller family.

Lola Monroe

This Washington, D.C–bred beauty made the leap from video vixen to MC look easy.

Nicki Minaj

The first lady of Young Money lived up to all the hype with her certified-platinum debut, Pink Friday. Now a nation of "Barbies" has got her back.