11 Dead Rappers, in Order of Greatness, on the 12th Anniversary of Big L's Murder


11. MC Breed


10. Mac Dre


9. Eyedea


8. Pimp C


7. Eazy-E


6. Guru


5. Ol’ Dirty Bastard


4. Tupac


3. Big L


2. Big Pun


1. Biggie



Cord Jefferson writes for The Root, Wonkette and The American Prospect.