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Now lets get something straight right away, these songs are in no particular order. There was a lot of great hip hop music released in and I did my best pick 25 tracks that I felt truly made their mark for the genre. I'm sure I left out some of your favorites sorry Young Thug fans and I know I could have probably listed 5 drake songs, but I think this rounds things up nicely as we get ready for a new year of great music. Drake - "Hotline Bling" I'm still waiting for Adele to jump on the remix. Still can't believe this won't win a grammy. Drake made the whole world believe he could be a tough guy. It's also really funny to ask people what they think Future is saying in most of his songs.
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The past year has been an incredible 12 months for hip-hop. The entire year has been bursting with quality tracks, mixtapes and albums. There's been quality from the mainstream and the underground, from trap rap to more experimental sounds. Many critics proclaimed to be one of the best years for rap music in years, and some have even went as far as saying it's been one of the best years ever. With everything that has been released in , it's hard to narrow the year down to a list of individual songs.
Jay-Z and Eminem, two of the greatest rappers of all time, perform together. Matt Sayles. Troy L. Smith, cleveland. For a while there was just East Coast and West Coast rap with Southern hip-hop creeping into the mainstream. After the start of the new millennium, everything exploded. An endless number of hits came from various genres, producing some of the most creative and polarizing music in hip-hop history. Here we count down the greatest hip-hop songs released since , starting with one of the best selling artists of that time:. Universal Records.