It’s the age-old query: Who’s the best rapper of all time? Solutions could range, however for actor Michael B. Jordan, his reply is cut up between two of the fashionable greats.
Sitting down for an episode of “GOAT Talk” with Complicated, Creed III stars Jordan and Jonathan Majors laid out their picks for the very best rapper of all time. Majors settled on Jay-Z and 2Pac, whereas Jordan struggled to decide between Hov and Drake.
“It’s like right there,” Jordan stated when confronted with the robust determination, earlier than giving Drizzy the GOAT standing. “Fight me,” he added.
The choice, nevertheless, didn’t come flippantly. The 36-year-old actor stated, “Jay-Z? Drake? It’s tough, it’s tough, it’s tough,” however cited Drake’s “consistency across genres” and with the ability to relate to every part that he raps about in his music — “an artist [who] raps about things that I’ve been through, situations that I can relate to the most, literally … ‘I’ve thought that, I’ve been through that,’ it relates to me consistently” — is the rationale why Drake will get his GOAT vote. “I gotta go there,” Jordan stated.
Billboard made its personal GOAT hip-hop checklist with the 50 Biggest Rappers of All Time. Drake cracked the highest 10, touchdown at No. 8, whereas Jay-Z topped the checklist at No. 1. (Learn the total checklist right here.)
Watch Jordan speak about his favourite two rappers within the video above.