US President Barack Obama has revealed that his top 5 hip-hop rapper around the world.

During an interview with Sway In The morning show,Obama told @realsway that he only recognizes five rappers world wide; chancee1.Chance The Rapper


Chancellor Johnathan Bennett, known professionally as Chance the Rapper, is an American hip hop recording artist from the West Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.

He’s known for  his latest hit song No Problem featuring rappers  2 Chainz and Lil Wayne.

“I met Chance the rapper when he was 8 years old, he’s just an amazing young man, his dad was my state director when I was a senator at Illinois, we’ve been a family for years..” said President Obama.

2.Kendrick Lamar



Kendrick Lamar Duckworth, known professionally as Kendrick Lamar, is an American rapper and songwriter.

This is not the first time rapper Kendrick Lamar is being recognized by President Obama.He has performed several times at the White House.

“Kendrick is an amazing rapper…and when I look who is breaking the hiphop world,Chance and Kendrick are the people to watch…”

  1. Drake


Aubrey Drake Graham, known simply as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor. Drake initially gained recognition as an actor on the teen drama television series Degrassi.

“I love Drake,  commercially is doing  great….” Said President Obama

He’s know for his hit song Hotline Bling.

4.Jay Z

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03:  Jay-Z attends the "Magna Carta Holy Grail" album release party at Pier 41 - Liberty Warehouse on July 3, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)

“You know, Jay Z is still the king, he’s gatt a track record..”  Obama added

5.Kanye West.kanyee


Kanye Omari West is an American hip hop recording artist, songwriter, record producer, fashion designer, and entrepreneur.

He’s known for his fashion wear line dubbed Yeezus.