Best Hip-Hop Artist Celebrity Perfumes

As Christmas approaches, it’s the perfect time of year to pick up some of the hottest scents of the season. Whether you’re giving someone a gift or treating yourself before the holidays begin, some of the season’s most popular celebrity fragrances are created and inspired by the queens of hip-hop.

Nude by Rihanna
Rihanna isn’t just the queen of hip-hop, she’s now an official national hero in her home country of Barbados, so it only makes sense that our best perfume is suitable for heroines, queens and everything in between! Rihanna’s nude perfume combines fruity and floral notes, and if the reviews are to be believed, it’s one of the most long-lasting perfumes on the market!

Nude by Rihanna

God is a Woman by Ariana Grande
Feel like a goddess with superstar Ariana Grande’s “God is a Woman” fragrance, a scent that combines pear, rose petals, Madagascar vanilla and cedarwood for a fresh, natural vibe. “God Is A Woman” is 100% vegan, certified cruelty-free, and derived primarily from natural ingredients. Even the bottle is made from 60% recycled materials, so treat yourself while respecting the environment this season!

God is a Woman by Ariana Grande
God is a Woman by Ariana Grande

Day Lipa for Libre Eau de Parfum Intense by Yves Saint Laurent
Dua Luis took the world by storm and quickly established herself as an icon in the music industry. So it only makes sense that she’s teaming up with one of the world’s most iconic brands as their brand ambassador for their new fragrance, Libre Eau de Parfum Intense. The formula is bold and intense while remaining feminine. It combines the Parisian YSL influence of French lavender with Moroccan orange blossom and a hint of vanilla extract, all brought together in an intense combination.

YSL Libre Intense Eau de Parfum
YSL Libre Intense Eau de Parfum

Promise by Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez is one of the most glamorous women in the world, so it only makes sense that her signature scent reflects that. Promise combines notes of Italian mandarin, jasmine, honeysuckle, pear and berries for an elegant woodsy scent. According to Lopez, the scent was inspired by her desire to inspire women to keep their promises not just to others, but also to themselves, making it the perfect accompaniment to those New Year’s resolutions.

Promise by Jennifer Lopez
Promise by Jennifer Lopez

Queen by Nicki Minaj
Shortly after the release of her hit song “majesty”, Nicki Minaj began working on a fragrance of the same name. Majesty has base notes of elegant woods, praline and musk, topped with Asian pear and bergamot, which combine to create a unique and sexy signature scent.

Queen by Nicki Minaj
Queen by Nicki Minaj

KKW X KRIS by Kim Kardashian
While they may not be hip-hop artists in their own right, the m Kardashians are definitely well-known in the culture. KKW begins with a woody base of cashmere and amber and is topped with white floral notes, combined in a fresh, sweet and long-lasting scent.

KKW X KRIS by Kim Kardashian
KKW X KRIS by Kim Kardashian



Sarah C. Figueiredo