6. 2 Chainz
Label: Def Jam
From: Atlanta, GA
Active Since: 1997
Career Highlights: Gold sales for "No Lie" Drake-assisted single, T.R.U REALigon, guest verses on "Mercy" and "Beez In The Trap" among others.
2 Chainz finally broke through while he was pretty old in rap years, but he's still running the game like the young guns. Ever since he's changed his name from Tity Boi in 2011, the Atlanta rapper has been a force on today's recent radio hits. His hype is at a high with his G.O.O.D music affiliation as he's getting ready to drop Based on a T.R.U. Story next week.