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Rap The Best Nas Songs  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Nas songs, not just singles and hits.

List of the best Nas songs, ranked by fans like you. This list includes every Nas single, but true fans know there are other great songs to vote on besides the radio hits. The rapper, who got his start in 1994, is the son of musician Olu Dara, and is beloved by critics and fans alike. In fact, his debut Illmatic may even be considered one of the greatest albums of his time. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each song name, so if you haven't heard it you can listen to it right here on this page. Is one of your favorite Nas songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.

This list features songs like "N.Y. State of Mind," "One Love," and many more. If the order of this list bothers you, then stick it to the man by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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1
152 19
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Illmatic, La mixtape

2
131 21
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3
105 16
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I Am...

4
103 16
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5
93 14
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Stillmatic

6
98 16
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It Was Written

7
88 13
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It Was Written

8
84 12
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Illmatic

9
94 20
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Stillmatic

10
59 8
I Gave You Power is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nas Songs
It Was Written

11
65 11
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Illmatic

12
61 11
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13
71 18
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14
51 9
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Illmatic

15
45 8
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God's Son

16
54 15
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17
22 2
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Stillmatic

18
44 10
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19
16 1
Black Republican is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nas Songs
Hip Hop Is Dead

20
46 12
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I Am...

21
41 9
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It Was Written

22
15 1
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Stillmatic

23
31 5
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Stillmatic

24
31 5
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25
33 6
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God's Son

26
38 10
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God's Son

27
33 7
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It Was Written

28
19 2
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It Was Written

29
14 1
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Stillmatic

30
14 1
Nasty is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nas Songs
Life Is Good

31
26 4
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Only Built 4 Cuban Linx Instrumentals

32
22 3
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It Was Written

33
18 2
Get Down is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nas Songs
God's Son

34
13 1
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Stillmatic

35
16 2
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Stillmatic

36
19 4
Daughters is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nas Songs
Life Is Good

37
15 2
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I Am...

38
11 1
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39
14 2
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It Was Written

40
14 2
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It Was Written

41
15 3
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Stillmatic

42
16 4
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Hip Hop Is Dead

43
14 3
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44
16 5
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45
6 0
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46
6 0
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47
6 0
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48
12 2
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49
12 2
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4, 5, 6

50
10 1
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Life Is Good