Best Rap Songs

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Lose Yourself - Eminem



he is the best and always will be

Just plain awesome.

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2Changes - 2pac

there is no need to vote in this category... 2pac was sent from heaven to establish this genre and this song is the best.

everthing pac talks about is true.. and it has made a huge impact on the rap world and society itself today.. there will never be another 2 pac.. R.I.P pac

This track single- handedly changed the the way we look at rap and hip pop music.

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3It Was A Good Day - Ice Cube

Beautiful lyrics

4I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy Feat. Faith Evans
5Dance With The Devil - Immortal Technique

This is sick, He tells it like it is, and he is out to change things. Not to Talk about girls calling him big papa

real hip-hop, actually has a point to it, great story too.

6Juicy - Biggie Smalls

Without question the greatest lyricist ever. It's not even close, and Juicy is his best.

7We Made You - Eminem
8Dear Mama - Tupac Shakur

I normally hate rap music but this is one of the only few songs I really like. No slangs, only good lyrics!

9Remember The Name - Fort Minor

How isn't this in the top ten?

Only Mike Shinoda and his crew could rap about determination like in it

10Big Poppa - Biggie Smalls

This has the best tune of them all. Biggie really raps on it. Go Biggie Poppa!


11When I'm Gone - Eminem
12My Cool - Adam Tensta

Adam Tensta is cool!

13Forgot About Dre - Dr. Dre, Eminem & Snoop Dogg

by far the best!

14Nuthin' But A "G" Thang - Dr. Dre


Chill out song

15The Crossroads - Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

the ultimate fallen comrade track

16Regulate - Warren G.
17In da Club - 50 Cent
18Life Goes On - Tupac
19Crack A Bottle - Eminem
20Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio

one of the best songs!

21Still D.R.E. - Dr Dre

Come on! What's love about a lot of times, folks? Loving someone that doesn't feel the same!

best beat and lyrics ever

2299 Problems - Jay Z

I love this song it has got a great beat to it and the lyrics are great.


23Stronger - Kanye West
24Shake That - Eminem
25The Real Slim Shady - Eminem
26Gettin' Jiggy Wit It - Will Smith
27Boom Boom Pow - The Black Eyed Peas
28Triumph - Wu-Tang Clan

Wow... one the best Rap song ever. It never gets old!

29Boyz in tha Hood - Eazy-E

eazy e rocks

30Kuddkrig - Pandang
31It's Like That - Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins

Run-DMC should at least have two songs on this list.

32Believe Me - Fort Minor
33Straight Outta Compton - N.W.A.

straight up gangsta rap

Compton's theme

34Handlebars - FloBots
35Intro - DMX

great beat

This is a sort of rugged song, not
a sweet, mushy love song as she portrays it!

36Rapper's Delight - Sugarhill Gang
37Lollipop - Lil Wayne
38Hail Mary - 2Pac
39How Do You Want It - 2Pac

budeful budeful

40My Melody - Eric B. & Rakim
41It's Tricky - Run DMC

How was there no Run DMC on this list before?

42Lord Give Me A Sign - DMX
43Already - DMX
44I Get Around - 2Pac

This is the best song ever because it showed the other side of Tupac, the funny and happy side. and it showed that one female could not keep him down

45Hit 'Em Up - 2Pac

Not only is the one of the best freestyles on Tupac's part it is one of the best rap songs and is the all-time best diss songs. if you don't know about the feud between pac an biggie you won't understand the song.

46Me Against the World - 2Pac

tupac your the best everything he says he keeps it real

Its a GREAT Song

47Keep Ya Head Up - 2Pac

Best inspirational song ever

48Brenda's Got a Baby - 2Pac

One of his best

49Ghetto Gospel - 2pac & Elton John Listen to sample
50Imaginary Places - Busdriver
51Gangsta Gangsat - Lilscrappy
52Knowledge Is King - Kool Moe Dee
53Jimmy Recard - Drapht
543am - Eminem
55Express Yourself - N.W.A.

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This list was created on June 26, 2008 and has been voted on over 500 times.