They don’t let just anyone be a rapper, you know. To pull off a successful hip-hop career takes charisma, talent and unrelenting self-confidence. It’s also no coincidence that the most successful stars are regularly found bragging about their wardrobes, pushing their artistic vision beyond music and into the realms of fashion.

Starting a brand is the ultimate fashion statement, and these rappers have outdone themselves by launching clothing lines that epitomise their own fresh styles.