Top 10 Gangster Rap Songs

This Is The True Gangster List Cause Fort Minor And Young Gezzy Isnt Even On The Same Page As Gangster.

The Top Ten

1 Hit 'Em Up - 2Pac Hit 'Em Up - 2Pac Cover Art

2pac is the rapper ever! Nobody will be like him. He will be in our hearts forever. He died stupidly. He is a god of rap!

Pac was an expert in organizing words to make a breathtaking impact... almost like being in a lyrical war zone. "Hit 'Em Up" proves this.

The best gangster song ever coming from the greatest rapper ever

It a good song

2 Straight Outta Compton - N.W.A. Straight Outta Compton - N.W.A. Cover Art


This represents gangsta rap, south central la is where it started anyway.

I like 2pac but this is the real deal right here.

This is so gangster. I actually heard this and listened to it for like 2 weeks without listening to anything else.

3 Real Muthaf****** G's - Eazy-E

This song is TRULY the pinnacle of gangster rap. EAZY personifies G rap, that's what makes him the godfather of gangster rap. His lyrics and flow is untouchable in this song, even Tupac and biggie rarely peak at this level of flow, lyrics and rhyme.

Don't know why this song isn't here, it is equal to if not greater than hit em up in terms of gangsta rap!

Real recognize real. Westcoast

Dre got destroyed in this track so brutal. I wonder if Eazy actually wrote this one? Would be even better if he did

By the way how is Eminem rap god on here when dr dre deep cover isn't

4 F**K Tha Police - N.W.A F**K Tha Police - N.W.A Cover Art

This showed the rise of nwa and how they were doubted by police and wrongfully treated

This is the FUNNIEST rap song

F the police coming straight from the underground

I love this rap song

5 Ready to Die - The Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die - The Notorious B.I.G. Cover Art

BIGGIE IS THE GOAT SIMPLE AS THAT one comment said that he never did a diss, he do the diss is called kick in the door it's a diss on nas

Greatest rapper of all time. Period.

Tuwack isn't even in the discussion

Biggie bigger than pac

Pac the best no cap

6 My Mind Playing Tricks On Me - Geto Boys

Not for posers. this is real gangsta rap

I grew up listening to all of this music. This song is still the best.

Best songs ever created in my humble opinion

Get boys the most underrated artists in the rap game. They killed it.

7 Ambitionz Az a Ridah - 2pac Ambitionz Az a Ridah - 2pac Cover Art

What a great song. It's Tupac shakur back in the game ready to make "Changes, or ready to Hit em up". This is arguably the greatest Tupac shakur song ever.

There has never been a harder song than this. 2PAC was real and the 90's was the hardest of hardcore.

2pac is great

Mike Tyson entrance song

8 Nuthin' but a 'G' Thang - Dr. Dre Nuthin' but a 'G' Thang - Dr. Dre Cover Art

Dre is and will be the best

No one is better than dre

Best song of all times

This is the greatest rap song of all time.

9 Shook Ones Pt. II - Mobb Deep Shook Ones Pt. II - Mobb Deep Cover Art

Stop acting like the only reason the song is so good is the beat, the first verse excluding the beat is amazing, I mean flow, rhymes while the lyrics are so meaningful and well worded

This is simply one of the best rap songs in history. I do believe it's not the #1, but it should be 2nd behind Straight Outta Compton. It's just as good as it gets.

Song doesn't have to have swearing every two seconds to give you chills.

Remember kids, there ain't no such thing as halfway crooks.

10 Shook Ones Part II - Mobb Deep Shook Ones Part II - Mobb Deep Cover Art

Why is this not #1? Everyone should know that Mobb Deep are REAL gangsta rappers. They may not be the best rappers, but this song is too sick to be here. Just look at the lyrics!

If this songs not top 10 I quit life, the first time I heard this song it changed my life forever

The harshest mean brutal lyrics of mobb deep are sick

This song is WAY underrated on this list. Top 3 at least.

The Contenders

11 C.R.E.A.M - Wu Tang Clan C.R.E.A.M - Wu Tang Clan Cover Art

Wu Tang Clan is a legendary rap group.C.R.E.A. M (Cash Rules Everything Around Me) Is not just a great rap but is also a great title

"Neglected for now but yo the mic is hectic"

Cream was the best song of the year 1994.

Cash. Rules. Everything. Around. Me (C.R.E.A.M)

12 Boyz-n-the-Hood - Eazy-E Boyz-n-the-Hood - Eazy-E Cover Art

This is best beat Dre ever produced... I Love the scratches in between verses, the guitar riffs, the drums... It's just perfection. The lyrics are great, too!

This song truthfully defines the meaning of gangster rap. Probably one of the most iconic songs in gangster rap history of not the most iconic. Eazy and Ice-Cube did a fantastic job on creating this song. because the Boyz n The Hood are always hard.

"this describes life in the hood"

How is Boyz N The Hood not number 1? It is the benchmark, all other tracks are measured by.

13 Forgot About Dre - Dr. Dre Forgot About Dre - Dr. Dre Cover Art

I think that this song is the best because it is really good and it is not bad. It is so awesome that it is good. It is so good that it is awesome. Nothing else can be said, and that's pretty much it. Anyone who doesn't this song is fat and not skinny.

In my opinion, this is the greatest album ever produced in the world of Hip-Hop. Not just the song, but the ENTIRE album. I could listen to the whole thing, no problem. There has not been any other artist to achieve that for me. I usually listen to the whole album once, and that's when they come out. After that, I'll have a few that I like off them.

The great rap song by 2 greatest rappers of all time. Eminem's rap was awesome, the video was great too

Sorry bro Dr Dre is FAR FROM one of the greatest "rappers" of all time

I love this song, but this is not gangster rap whatsoever. It has Eminem in it. If that doesn't tell you enough about the style of this song, then you shouldn't be voting on this list.

14 Who Shot Ya - The Notorious B.I.G. Who Shot Ya - The Notorious B.I.G. Cover Art

Nice song, but this song got killed by 2pac hit em' up

15 The Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nothing to F*** Wit - The Wu-Tang Clan
16 Gangsta Rap Made Me Do It - Ice Cube

Dude this should be top 5!

This should be at least in the top three, its one of the best gangsta rap songs.

Ice Cube is one of the best gangsta rappers. I can't see him in the top 5?!

This should be top 3! Where's it was a good day?!

17 Still D.R.E. - Dr. Dre Still D.R.E. - Dr. Dre Cover Art

The best of the bests, EVER

One of the best songs. EVER!

Dr. DRE is the best

Great song! One of my favourites.

18 Da Graveyard - Big L Da Graveyard - Big L Cover Art

He is one of the greats, it's a shame that not many have ever heard of him

A legend dead


19 Gin and Juice - Snoop Doggy Dogg

This is the best gangsta rap song of gangsta rapper Snoop Dogg

This song is just awesome. The beat is full gangster & flow of snoop doggy dogg is just amazing. Although this song came in 1994 but even now (2014) we hear it sounds hot.

20 Juicy - The Notorious B.I.G. Juicy - The Notorious B.I.G. Cover Art

It was all a dream

Gotta love the real BIG.

I loved it so much I hope you VOTE IT

Literally the best song

21 Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio Cover Art

Put it at the first place

Real rap right here

If there is a 10 Commandments of Gangsta Rap, this song is in it.

Gangsta's paradise.. Buff said

22 Ten Crack Commandments - The Notorious B.I.G.

Straight up gangsta rap, schooling gangstas at there own game

23 Still - Geto Boys Still - Geto Boys Cover Art

This is a top 10 song

Copy machine scene song from office space

24 Ghetto Qur'an - 50 Cent

That is sick..50 is the second best gangsta rappers

Yeah, I think the same thing

Yeah boy

Good song

25 Bring Da Ruckus - Wu Tang Clan Bring Da Ruckus - Wu Tang Clan Cover Art
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