Any rapper can be heard if they're yelling in your ear, but a skillful MC will play it chill.
The art of rapping started off in the form of spoken word and poetry, but you don't hear a lot of "poetry" in modern-day popular rap.
This could be for a multitude of reasons. For starters, the club doesn't want to put you to sleep. And Neither does the radio. For whatever reason, songs that make you think don't seem to have wheels in 2015. But that's okay though, 'cause we got you.
There are a few dudes, old and new alike, that represent that laid back flow perfectly. From the legendary Rakim to Yung Lean, chill rap obviously has no boundaries, and is made by all sorts of characters. Check out our list of lazy-flow-havin', laid back rappers to satisfy all your chilling needs, from Sunday afternoons to pre-sleep listening sessions.