2018 Music The Best Rap Songs Of 2018  

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UPDATED: Check out the best rap songs of 2019

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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844 534
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

2
800 523
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

3
3,819 2,279
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XXXTENTACION

4
2,049 1,199
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Juice WRLD

5
2,543 1,833
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Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future

6
2,683 1,968
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rylanberthold added BlocBoy JB, Drake

7
1,548 1,031
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tjohnson4907 added XXXTentacion

8
447 325
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

9
681 411
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ASAP Rocky, Skepta

10
3,824 2,951
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Drake

11
1,326 899
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J. Cole

12
2,642 1,913
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Post Malone, Ty Dolla Sign

13
428 319
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

14
392 289
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

15
1,250 902
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The Dankest Meme added Rich The Kid

16
968 720
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17
2,013 1,590
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Kendrick Lamar, SZA

18
1,266 917
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BRUHITZVJ added XXXTENTACION

19
306 210
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

20
349 322
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Royce Da 5'9", Eminem, King Green

21
1,329 1,005
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22
1,186 948
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Famous Dex

23
1,068 839
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Rae Sremmurd, Juicy J

24
633 474
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The Dankest Meme added Joey Bada$$, XXXTENTACION

25
702 556
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ASAP Rocky, Moby