Top 10 Up and Coming Rap Artist: #2 JGIVENS 

Givens is the most established artist on this list but he is extremely underrated. His flow and lyrical wordplay is on the level with any lyrical conscious artist in the game right now. A Humble Beast contributer, Givens production usually features a darker tone with west coast influences.

You can read our review of his newest album, Fly Exam in the reviews tab.