Chart list of the top most popular rap and hip hop songs on iTunes. To buy and download the songs you must have Apple's iTunes player installed on your system. The top hip hop songs chart is updated daily. Chart of the current best selling top rap and hip-hop tracks on iTunes last updated: Saturday, August 29 , pm Pacific Time. WAP feat. Megan Thee Stallion Cardi B.
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Two of Baltimore's hottest teen rappers apply some substantial pressure on this one. Young Don is especially promising. Gucci Mane dropped "Vette Pass By" almost 15 years ago. Keef dropped "Lamb Pass By" five days ago. Gucci's birthday was yesterday.
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Hip-hop's origin as the soundtrack of New York City block parties is well known, but no one could have predicted where the genre would go in just 40 years. In , it became America's most popular genre in total consumption , according to Nielsen, and it has grown globally , too, dominating the streaming era and molding the rest of pop music in its image. At the core of rap is the Black American experience, something that these musicians have been painstakingly documenting for years. From the gritty streets of Compton that birthed N. Whether you're looking for fuel for a workout playlist, old school throwbacks to dance to, or songs that help deepen your understanding of the world around you, hip-hop has all the bases covered. It's impossible to capture the full creative breadth and cultural importance of this music, but this list of some of the best hip-hop songs of all time will get you off to a strong start. While his rags-to-riches story ended in tragedy after a fatal shooting, Biggie's star burned bright enough that he's still topping all-time lists well into the s. Bonus points are owed for the absolutely off-the-walls sci-fi music video. The single was perhaps the purest nexus of Cube's razor sharp political mind and his mainstream charisma. It's a song that plays at parties and vigils, in packed arenas and out of car speakers, one that will likely soundtrack many revolutions to come.