The Best of 2018 The Best Rap Songs Of 2018  

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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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1
3,229 1,877
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XXXTENTACION

2
1,523 860
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Juice WRLD

3
295 145
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

4
231 95
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

5
2,214 1,531
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Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future

6
2,374 1,654
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rylanberthold added BlocBoy JB, Drake

7
3,489 2,588
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Drake

8
2,343 1,612
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Post Malone, Ty Dolla Sign

9
983 663
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The Dankest Meme added Rich The Kid

10
725 509
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11
987 684
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J. Cole

12
1,791 1,392
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Kendrick Lamar, SZA

13
1,042 713
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BRUHITZVJ added XXXTENTACION

14
1,143 805
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1524743098770 added XXXTentacion

15
375 204
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ASAP Rocky, Skepta

16
126 65
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

17
997 752
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Famous Dex

18
110 53
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

19
1,103 809
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20
475 326
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The Dankest Meme added Joey Bada$$, XXXTENTACION

21
111 58
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

22
564 414
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ASAP Rocky, Moby

23
910 684
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Rae Sremmurd, Juicy J

24
1,090 945
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Logic

25
1,683 1,513
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Lil Uzi Vert

26
520 357
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The Dankest Meme added YBN Nahmir

27
156 152
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Royce Da 5'9", Eminem, King Green

28
372 270
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NaiRuBy added XXXTENTACION, Joey Bada$$

29
327 263
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princ3ss.13 added Trippie Redd

30
84 43
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

31
1,102 1,136
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Migos

32
156 55
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triplemav15 added Travis Scott, Drake

33
376 319
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Travis Scott, Kanye West, Lil Uzi Vert

34
329 249
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princ3ss.13 added Famous Dex

35
1,015 935
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Lil Dicky, Chris Brown

36
363 304
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Lil Skies, Rich the Kid

37
209 152
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Juice WRLD

38
81 76
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Matt Cotter added Eminem, 2 Chainz Phresher

39
237 208
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The Dankest Meme added Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott

40
1,029 1,109
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6ix9ine, Fetty Wap, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie

41
55 35
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

42
307 263
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DerekKwong added Drake

43
547 573
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Joyner Lucas, Chris Brown

44
258 270
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1525053266880 added Pusha T

45
546 543
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Lil Pump

46
256 212
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Drake

47
74 75
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

48
154 110
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Juice WRLD, Lil Uzi Vert

49
566 585
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Logic, Marshmello

50
378 386
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Tyler, The Creator