100 (More) Hip-Hop Heads to Follow on Twitter

Written by The Rap Up. Posted in Culture, Lists, Social Media

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Published on April 02, 2010 with 17 Comments">17 Comments

When we first published our list of 100 Hip-Hop Heads to Follow Twitter, Twitter was still considered the hot new thang on the social media market. Since many of you found that list useful in your quest to dominate Twitteronia, it’s only right that we drop a sequel. Without further ado, I give you 100 More Hip-Hop Heads to Follow on Twitter.

MCs, DJs, and Producers

  1. Xzibit
  2. Chamillionaire
  3. Y-Love
  4. Lupe Fiasco
  5. Jim Jones
  6. DJ Drama
  7. Diddy
  8. B.O.B. (Bobby Ray)
  9. Asher Roth
  10. Hi-Tek
  11. Ice T
  12. Danjahandz
  13. DJ Babu
  14. Chace Infinite
  15. Joell Ortiz
  16. Alchemist
  17. Raekwon
  18. Talib Kweli
  19. Styles P
  20. Jadakiss
  21. Immortal Technique
  22. Emilio Rojas
  23. Swizz Beatz
  24. Jake One
  25. Warren G
  26. Jay Rock
  27. Uncle Murda
  28. Evidence
  29. J Cole
  30. Pras
  31. Yung Berg
  32. Juelz Santana
  33. Saigon
  34. Corey Gunz
  35. Drake
  36. Paul Wall
  37. Pleasure P
  38. Gorilla Zoe
  39. Lil Flip
  40. Fabolous
  41. Curren$y
  42. Yung Joc
  43. Fonzworth Bentley
  44. Maino
  45. DJ Drama
  46. Russell Simmons
  47. El-P
  48. Jermaine Dupri
  49. Fat Tony
  50. Dujeous

Hip-Hop Literati

  1. Ivan Rott
  2. Danyel Smith
  3. Kris Ex
  4. B-Double
  5. Dom Corleone
  6. Big Ced
  7. Michael Miraflor
  8. Ernest Baker
  9. Rahiem Shabazz
  10. Ian Steaman
  11. DJ Booth
  12. Roc 4 Life
  13. Conrad Salvador
  14. Aura Harewood
  15. Nima Etminan
  16. Shea Serrano
  17. Andrew Schweizer
  18. Nahshon Landrum
  19. Jaap
  20. Black Barbie
  21. Combat Jack
  22. Joe La Puma
  23. Rashaun Hall
  24. GangStarr Girl
  25. The Rap Up

Other Movers & Shakers

  1. Nancy Byron – OGPR
  2. Michelle McDevitt – Audible Treats
  3. Aleesha Smalls – Iconix Brand, Rocawear
  4. Theda Sanford – Digital Marketer
  5. Kyambo – Hip Hop Since 1978, Manager for Kanye West, Lil’ Wayne, Jeezy
  6. J Nicholson – Cornerstone Promotions
  7. Mel D. Cole – Village Slum Photography
  8. Richard Louissaint – Photographer, Writer
  9. Scooter Braun – Asher Roth’s Manager
  10. Dove Clark – CEO, Tygereye Entertainment
  11. Big Dho – Little Brother’s Manager
  12. Anthony Marshall – Co-founder of Lyricist Lounge
  13. Plain Pat – Manager for Kid Cudi, G.O.O.D. Music A&R
  14. Gilles Peterson – CEO Brownswood Recordings
  15. Benji B – Host of Deviation on BBC 1Xtra
  16. Dru Ha – CEO Duck Down Records
  17. Jonathan Kim – Blu’s Manager
  18. Sucio Smash – CEO, High Water Music
  19. Tim Westwood – Radio Host/DJ
  20. Havana Joe – Stones Throw Records
  21. Dominic Del Bene – Head Honcho, iM Culture
  22. Dan Green – Clockwork Music
  23. Big Kid Dru – BeatJunkies/DilatedPeoples
  24. Bill Sharp – VP of Operations Fat Beats Records
  25. Cathryn Marie – Digiwaxx Media

One Last Note…

This list is only a partial roster of hip-hop tweeps. I regret that I couldn’t fit everyone into the Top 100. Obviously, it’s not gospel and you shouldn’t stop where it does. Go forth and tweet.

[Major props to Michelle and Cathryn for the assist]

  • http://www.djbloo.com bloo

    double love for drizzy? (29 & 35) lol

  • http://www.djbloo.com bloo

    double love for drizzy? (29 & 35) lol

  • http://www.twitter.com/texastoker t e xa a s t o k e r

    how bout you remove one of the Drake and add @texastoker to the Hip Hop Literati

    Easy fix, no?

  • http://www.twitter.com/texastoker t e xa a s t o k e r

    how bout you remove one of the Drake and add @texastoker to the Hip Hop Literati

    Easy fix, no?

  • http://therapup.net Rizoh

    Swapped second Drake with J Cole. Thanks for pointing it out.

  • http://therapup.net Rizoh

    Swapped second Drake with J Cole. Thanks for pointing it out.

  • http://therapup.net J to the AAP

    *Cues K’Naan – I Come Prepared*

    …I made the list this year…

  • http://therapup.net J to the AAP

    *Cues K’Naan – I Come Prepared*

    …I made the list this year…

  • Large

    Noreaga cracks me up on the daily.

  • Large

    Noreaga cracks me up on the daily.

  • http://fattonyrap.blogspot.com Fat Tony

    Hell yeah. Good looks on mentioning Fat Tony! @fattonyrap on Twitter. Follow up!

  • http://fattonyrap.blogspot.com Fat Tony

    Hell yeah. Good looks on mentioning Fat Tony! @fattonyrap on Twitter. Follow up!

  • Hotnikelz Tha Don

    half them links dont even work fam

  • Hotnikelz Tha Don

    half them links dont even work fam

  • http://therapup.net Rizoh

    Which ones gave you trouble?

  • http://therapup.net Rizoh

    Which ones gave you trouble?

  • http://www.twitter/onyx1983 Benjamin

    mhm why i couldnt post here anything?
    i have written also a few accounts in the messagebox but the site is loading and loading…