Philadelphia has been an active member of the Hip Hop culture since the late 1970's. It has bred some of the most talented rappers over it's 35 year run and doesn't look to be stopping anytime soon. Philadelphia is a hard working, blue collar city and expects the same from its sports teams and rappers.
Philadelphia is 142.6 sq. miles in size and houses 1,556,600 people according to 2013 stats. From South Philly to Manayunk, Northeast Philly to Southwest, Point Breeze to Kensington, North Philly to Uptown, Philadelphia has raised some of the greatest rappers in Hip Hop history.
It was hard to select 11 rappers from such a large area, long history and in depth culture, but lets take a look at "The 11 Most Influential Philadelphia Rappers", and see how your list compares.