Best Live Performer


With almost two decades in the game, Jay Z could probably work a crowd in his sleep. Rocking the stage like a popstar is part of what makes Hov great.

2 Chainz

With energy for days and the ability to get crowds going from festivals to stadiums, 2 Chainz knows how to work the stage.

J. Cole

J. Cole takes the stage with subtle swag and impresses folks with his ability to bring his tracks to life and evoke genuine emotion from anyone in the room – making him the one to watch.

Kendrick Lamar

After just a year in the spotlight, this good kid rocks the stage like a veteran and is showing that he's more than worthy to carry hip hop's torch leading the next generation.

Kanye West

Kanye West is a self-proclaimed rock star and has absolutely no apologies for it, and he shouldn't because he's one of the few rappers that puts on a show you'll never forget.