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The Best Rap Songs Of 2018

Update: Dive into the best new hip hop with our list of 2020's top rap songs.

With popular hip-hop artists like Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Cardi B churning out new hits produced by the biggest rap producers today, it's hard to pinpoint the best rap songs of 2018, as well as the best rap albums of 2018. New rap songs are innovative, catchy, and - in recent history - often contain thoughtful politically charged lyrics. What are the top rap songs of the year? Which songs that top the rap charts are truly the best of the best? Help determine the best new rap music here, and then go back in time to vote on the best rap songs of 2017

Which recent rap songs did you love? From popular rap songs to songs produced by independent artists, which songs do you feel deserve critical acclaim? This list of 2018 rap songs will help rank the newest rap songs and ultimately the top rap song right now. Featuring Lil Yachty, Brian, 21 Savage, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Pump, and more, the most popular rappers of 2018 are releasing new hip hop songs everyday.  

Vote for the top 2018 hip hop songs below. If you feel anything is missing from this year's new hip hop music, feel free to add it to the list. 

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list ordered by
  • Lucid Dreams
    1

    Lucid Dreams

  • SAD!
    2

    SAD!

  • Praise The Lord (Da Shine)
    3

    Praise The Lord (Da Shine)

  • ATM
    4

    ATM

  • King's Dead
    5

    King's Dead

  • God's Plan
    6

    God's Plan

  • Moonlight
    7

    Moonlight

  • Psycho
    8

    Psycho

  • Lucky You
    9

    Lucky You

  • Look Alive
    10

    Look Alive

  • Plug Walk
    11

    Plug Walk

  • KILLSHOT
    12

    KILLSHOT

  • All Girls Are The Same
    13

    All Girls Are The Same

  • Hope
    14

    Hope

  • ZEZE
    15

    ZEZE

    Kodak Black, Travis Scott, and Offset

  • Nice For What
    16

    Nice For What

  • All The Stars
    17

    All The Stars

  • Walk It Talk It
    18

    Walk It Talk It

  • KOD
    19

    KOD

  • Japan
    20

    Japan

  • Powerglide
    21

    Powerglide

  • Wasted
    22

    Wasted

  • King's Dead (Freestyle)
    23

    King's Dead (Freestyle)

  • Yes Indeed
    24

    Yes Indeed

  • Infinity (888)
    25

    Infinity (888)