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From State Property to Eve, here’s a list of rappers from Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love.

Brotherly Love: 14 Rappers From Philadelphia  was originally published on

1. Cassidy


Cassidy during Cassidy Visits MTV’s TRL – March 16, 2004 at MTV Studios, Times Square in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by James Devaney/WireImage) vertical,arts culture and entertainment,usa,new york city,looking at camera,portrait,headshot,international landmark,times square – manhattan,mtv,cassidy – rapper

2. Eve


LOS ANGELES, CA – JUNE 30: Recording artist Eve attends the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 30, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic) vertical,celebrities,arts culture and entertainment,attending,musician,usa,looking at camera,portrait,rapper,headshot,television show,singer,actress,california,city of los angeles,bet awards,eve – singer,microsoft theater

3. Peedi Crakk & Omillio Sparks

Peedi Crakk & Omillio Sparks

ATLANTA, GA – SEPTEMBER 17: Peedi Crakk and Omillio Sparks attend the BET Hip Hop Awards 2016 Green Carpet at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center on September 17, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia (Prince Williams/Wireimage) photography,celebrities,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,music,award,awards ceremony,red carpet event,georgia – us state,bet hip hop awards,performing arts center,atlanta – georgia

4. Charlie Baltimore

Charlie Baltimore

(Original Caption) Rapper Charlie Baltimore. (Photo by Steve Azzara/Corbis via Getty Images) vertical,photography,arts culture and entertainment,new york city,waist up,portrait,rapper,smiling,baltimore – maryland

5. Meek Mill

Meek Mill

ATLANTA, GA – MARCH 25: Meek Mill performs during V-103 Live Pop Up Concert at Philips Arena on March 25, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images) photography,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,waist up,music,concert,performance,stadium,popular music concert,georgia – us state,philips arena,pop music,meek mill,mill,atlanta – georgia

6. Black Thought & Quest Love

Black Thought & Quest Love

WASHINGTON DC – NOVEMBER 05: Tariq Luqmaan Trotter aka Black Thought, and Ahmir Khalib Thompson aka Quest Love pose for a photo during H.O.M.E. in DC with Martell Cognac at Union Market on November 5, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images for Pernod Ricard) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,arts culture and entertainment,usa,portrait,two people,washington dc,three quarter length,questlove,black […]

7. Freeway


PHILADELPHIA, PA – MAY 14: Rapper Freeway attends the press conference announcing Budweiser Made in America music festival at Philadelphia Museum of Art on May 14, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images) arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,music,music festival,philadelphia – pennsylvania,press conference,announcement,art museum,philadelphia museum of art,made in america festival,budweiser,rapper freeway,freeway – rapper

8. Young Gunz: Chris & Neef

Young Gunz: Chris & Neef

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 17: (L-R) Young Chris and Neef Buck aka hip hop duo Young Gunz attend the ‘Lyrics N Hues #3’ hip hop exhibit and concert at MIST Harlem on June 17, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage) photography,celebrities,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,new york city,music,concert,exhibition,hip-hop

9. Beanie Sigel

Beanie Sigel

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 17: Beanie Sigel hosts the ‘Lyrics N Hues #3’ hip hop exhibit and concert at MIST Harlem on June 17, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage) photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,hosting,new york city,looking at camera,waist up,portrait,music,concert,sunglasses,incidental people,hip hop,exhibition,beanie sigel,mist harlem,lyrics n hues 3

10. Schooly D

Schooly D

UNITED KINGDOM – JANUARY 01: Photo of SCHOOLY D; Schooly D on Harrow Road, London 1985 (Photo by David Corio/Redferns) arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,music,uk,london – england,1980-1989,archival

11. Lady B

Lady B

PHILADELPHIA, PA – NOVEMBER 04: Rapper/Old School 100.3 DJ and recipient of The 2015 Blue Sapphire Entertainment Award, Lady B attends the 2015 Blue Sapphire Award at Vie on November 4, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images) vertical,photography,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,rapper,dj,achievement,philadelphia – pennsylvania,2015