Best Hip Hop Songs of All Time


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21Suicidal Thoughts - The Notorious B.I.G.

This is a great song, and Puff Daddy plays his part in the phone call

22Runnin' - Dying to Live - 2pac & Biggie

This song is great. You guys may think that this was just put together for the cash, but if you actually listen to the whole song, it's beautiful. It makes u wonder how good Tupac and biggie could have been not only if they hadn't been killed, but if they had actually made some collaboration. Tupac's crisp lyrics mixed with biggies booming voice creates a masterpiece that you want to listen to over and over again.

No way. The fact that these were verses never meant to be together and put together post mortem by record companies for a last squeeze of $$$ is weak. Horrible sounding chorus. - axiom

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23Uncommon Valor: A Vietnam Story - Jedi Mind Tricks
24Love Lockdown - Kanye West

Very good song but very underrated please vote

25How Much a Dollar Cost - Kendrick Lamar

Easily the pinnacle of the new era of hip hop

26Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio

It's one of the most amazing hip hop ever...

Come on people!

Listen to this.

I don't know why people think coolio is a joke? I just don't know why - Themusicman

Ok.48.. Howw!?
All those newbies and showing sympathy towards 2pac cause he died a mysterious death and eminmen's bad past, listen to this..
It gives you chills up and down the spine every time you listen to it.
Please I urge everyone to at least listen to this song once. Those who have took the pain of scrolling down rogjt to this level. Please give it a shot.

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27It Was a Good Day - Ice CubeV2 Comments
28Forever - Drake ft Kanye west, Lil wayne, Eminem

How is this not much higher? 4 of the best in arguably their best song.

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29Everyday Struggle - The Notorious B.I.G

This song is so underrated! It's not very well known because it was not a single but it can be found on biggies "ready to die" album which is one of the greatest albums. And this song is biggies best song without a doubt! Biggie raps about the struggles and problems he faced everyday living in the ghetto and how harsh his life was. The lyrics are so clever and his flow is just amazing. This is real hip hop. A very underrated song from biggie smalls. If you have not heard this song then listen to it right now! It's awesome!

30Hail Mary - Tupac
31Headlines - Drake
32Hard Knock Life - Jay Z

Jay Z's creativity shines through this masterpiece that delivers intelligent lyrics with a great beat and sample. -

3399 Problems - Jay-Z

Excellent production by rick rubin

34The Symphony - Juice Crew
35Ether - Nas

Ether - Takeover.Nass absolutely murdered Jay-Z on this track.Ether is the best diss song of 21st century and one of the greatest hip hop songs of all time.

36Street Struck - Big L
37Things Done Changed - The Notorious B.I.G.
38Not Afraid - Eminem

If this is there in number 23...I don't really know what type of songs are there in the top 10 list...its a song that can give anybody goosebumps!

Ever best rap... From our homie boy Eminem... (y)

Best song ever from RAP GOD! Eminem!

This is pure 'pop rap' definitely doesn't deserve to be near the top 10 as some have mentioned.

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39Jesus Walks - Kanye West
40Mama Said Knock You Out - LL Cool J

A perfect song to use in a workout but if you look past that you hear a young and ambitious LL Cool J delivering a powerful anthem that challenge those who oppose him. -

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