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Top 10 Hip Hop Producers (Editor’s Pick)

The summertime is here, and we’re excited about the weather change. June is officially Black Music Month. With music being the focus for this month, we decided to show some love to the music producers, specifically Hip-Hop producers. They are the cornerstone and foundation of the culture. Without their contributions, your favorite artist wouldn’t be YOUR favorite artist. 

Here are the Editor-in-Chief’s top ten Hip-Hop producers of all-time:

Pete Rock

Popular Song: They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.) – Pete Rock and CL Smooth

Editor’s Pick: Take Your Time – Pete Rock

DJ Premiere 

Popular Song: N.Y. State of Mind – Nas

Editor’s Pick: Mass Appeal – Gang Starr

Dr. Dre

Popular Song: A Nothin’ But A G Thang – Dr. Dre Featuring Snoop Dogg

Editor’s Pick: Still D.R.E. – Dr. Dre Featuring Snoop Dogg

Organized Noize

Popular Song: So Fresh, So Clean – Outkast

Editor’s Pick: Mainstream – Outkast featuring Goodie Mob

Pharrell Williams (+Neptunes)

Popular Song: Happy – Pharrell Williams

Editor’s Pick: Grindin’ – Clipse

Kanye West

Popular Song: Jesus Walks – Kanye West

Editor’s Pick: Otis – Kanye West Featuring Jay Z


Popular Song: If I Ruled The World (Imagine That) – Nas

Editor’s Pick: Who Shot Ya – Notorious B.I.G.

The Hitmen

Popular Song: Hypnotize – Notorious B.I.G. 

Editor’s Pick: Sky’s the Limit – Notorious B.I.G. featuring 112


Popular Song: One Love – Nas

Editor’s Pick: Electric Relaxation – A Tribe Called Quest

Metro Boomin

Popular Song: Mask Off – Future

Editor’s Pick: Mask Off – Future

Honorable mentions: Diamond D, RZA, DJ Scratch, The Bomb Squad, J Dilla, Eric B., Just Blaze, Swiss Beats, No I.D., Timbaland and Havoc (Mobb Deep)

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