insta files friday: the raddest female rappers

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Names like Lauryn Hill, Lil' Kim, and Nicki Minaj may be the first that come to mind when thinking of some of the biggest female names in hip-hop and rap. However, many of the most talented female rappers seem like treasures yet to be uncovered. From collaborating with artists like Nick Jonas and Diplo to having songs featured in motion pictures like The Bling Ring and Pitch Perfect, we have uncovered both the latest and the greatest female rappers that are taking the music industry by storm.

These 10 female rappers not only have some of the sickest music, but their Instagram game is also on point. If you aren’t following them already, what are you waiting for? Click through the gallery to check them out!