Rappers are at all times praised for writing nice lyrics and delivering flawless bars, although some individuals may not be as accustomed to their musical skills past the rap sport. But as a matter of reality, and albeit being an unpopular opinion, a few of them can truly sing simply as a lot as they’ll rap.
Behind these artists’ uncooked picture lies a surprisingly serenading voice. Be it an unique music or a devoted cowl, listed below are 15 instances idol rappers impressed us with their singing skills.
1. Block B’s Zico – “She’s A Baby”
It isn’t any secret that Zico is a person of many skills. Usually identified for his stable fame as each an underground rapper and an idol rapper, the idol doesn’t draw back from displaying us a softer aspect of himself via this chill observe.
2. EXO’s Chanyeol – “Creep” (Radiohead cowl)
If you weren’t conscious of Chanyeol’s singing skills, you’re in for a deal with! The rapper has blessed us with a couple of gems reminiscent of his OST collaboration for “Goblin” with Punch. Another one could be considered one of two songs that he fantastically lined on “Party People.”
3. Jessi – “Don’t Make Me Cry”
On prime of her ferocious circulate, Jessi has yet one more excellent attribute: her highly effective vocals. In this R&B launch, you may vividly really feel her soulful singing via the heart-wrenching lyrics.
4. BIGBANG’s G-Dragon – “Untitled, 2014”
G-Dragon is a one-of-a-kind artist that may pull off each musical type. Unlike his earlier solo comebacks, he went for a slightly melancholic title observe the place we acquired to discover extra of his melodic voice.
5. GOT7’s Jackson – “Dawn Of Us”
Famous for his deep voice, Jackson has acquired us hypnotized together with his heavenly music. Plus, ever since he launched his solo profession, we’ve been getting greater than we might ever ask for.
6. MAMAMOO’s Moonbyul – “In My Room”
Coming from a bunch identified for their vocal slayage, Moonbyul’s identify is sure to be on the record. Although she’s primarily answerable for rap, the recent soloist made certain to showcase her delicate voice via this heartfelt ballad.
7. BTS’s J-Hope – “Daydream”
If you’re nonetheless sleeping on Hoseok’s singing, that is your wake-up name! The hopeful rapper formally upgraded to sub-vocalist and certainly earned the title. On prime of lending his voice to a number of BTS songs, J-Hope additionally graced us together with his raspy vocals on his upbeat solo debut observe!
8. MONSTA X’s Jooheon – “Be My Friend” (Featuring I.M)
Beyond the savagery we see in Jooheon’s rap, there may be a vigorous sound that’s each cheerful and soothing on the identical time. The gifted rapper additionally occurs to have a mesmerizing voice, which is actually music to our ears. (The music begins at 1:15)
9. BLACKPINK’s Jennie – “Black”
Prior to her debut as BLACKPINK’s principal rapper, Jennie was first revealed throughout her trainee days via a powerful share of musical appearances. Her emotional refrain which was featured on G-Dragon’s “Black” was considered one of her most notable works again then.
10. SEVENTEEN’s S.Coups – “The Man” (Monday Kiz cowl)
Fun reality about SEVENTEEN’s chief: Not solely did S.Coups initially audition as a possible singer, however he additionally handed efficiently! Listen to a nostalgic snippet of the music that granted him his dream of changing into an idol. (1:30-2:02)
11. Highlight’s Junhyung – “Stalker” (10cm cowl)
Another rapper who blows our thoughts together with his honey voice is Junhyung. His tangible expertise will get you absolutely immersed as you take heed to his transferring cowl of 10cm’s “Stalker.”
12. f(x)’s Amber – “Beautiful”
There are some ways for an idol to kickstart their solo profession, and Amber selected to wholeheartedly mirror her expertise with a sleek acoustic efficiency of “Beautiful” on her debut stage.
13. B.A.P’s Zelo – “Shine”
B.A.P’s maknae proved that he’s greater than only a rapper when he wrote and carried out an English music only for the followers throughout B.A.P’s 2017 “Party Baby” world tour.
14. INFINITE’s Dongwoo – “Reunion in Memory” (Cho Yong Pil cowl)
Underneath this knight’s shiny masks hides an eminent musical mastermind. Dongwoo captivated the viewers together with his charismatic voice whereas performing Cho Yong Pil’s music on an episode of “The King of Mask Singer.”
15. EXID’s LE – “I Ain’t Going Home Tonight” (Navi cowl)
LE’s distinctive vocal tone is undeniably the speak of the city! Upon her participation on “The King of Mask Singer,” the rapper and producer seized the second and entertained the gang as she completely delivered Navi’s “I Ain’t Going Home Tonight.”
Which rapper’s vocals shocked you essentially the most? Let us know within the feedback under!
Esmee L. is a Moroccan vigorous dreamer, author, and Hallyu fanatic.