Raplines in K-pop aren't messing around
2 Aug 2018 - 2:58 PM  UPDATED 2 Aug 2018 - 2:58 PM

Most K-pop groups have a dedicated rap line, along with vocal and dance lines, who burst out with rhymes mid-song and change things up.

Over on Reddit, fans have been talking about the best rap parts in K-pop songs. With so many talented rappers in K-pop, it's hard to choose, but we've put together some user suggestions with our own for a list of must-listen rap verses from K-pop songs.

MONSTA X: "Dramarama"

Jooheon and IM playing off each other towards the end brings the song to a dramatic peak

Block B: "Very Good"

Having one of K-pop's best rappers in the form of Zico definitely helps in a stand-out verse


Le is a dynamic rapper and it's never clearer than on this song

BTS: "Sea"

BTS have so many powerful rap verses, but the lyrics in "Sea" especially Suga's verse playing on the words 'blood, sweat and tears' is a stand out.

BTOB "I'll Be Your Man"

BTOB's rap line doesn't get a lot of attention, with their incredibly strong vocal line being so popular. The rapid fire rap from Minhyuk and Ilhoon at the end of this song deserves all the praise though.

EXO: Monster

Sehun and Chanyeol swapping lines back and forth with an underlying sneer is everything you could want and then some.

(G)I-DLE: Dollar

Soyeon's opening rap is already proof that her talents are far-reaching and her career has only just begun.

NCT U: The 7th Sense

Mark's "long ass ride". That's all.

BIGBANG: Bang Bang Bang

G-Dragon and TOP are both incredibly charismatic rappers whose verses are unforgettable on this monster hit.

BLACKPINK: As If It's Your Last

Lisa's rap verse is fast, fearless and fierce. Everything you could hope for!

4Minute: Crazy

HyunA once more proving she is not someone to be messed with her verse in this song.

B.A.P: Wake Me Up

Zelo and Yongguk both have really unique voices that bring different energies to this emotional song.

f(x): 4 Walls

Amber moves between English and Korean with a flowing rhythm that'll get stuck in your head.

Do you have a favourite rap verse in a K-pop song?


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