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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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  • SAD!
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    SAD!

  • Lucid Dreams
    2
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    Lucid Dreams

  • ZEZE
    3
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    ZEZE

    Kodak Black, Travis Scott, and Offset

  • Moonlight
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    Moonlight

  • ATM
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    ATM

  • Lucky You
    6
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    Lucky You

  • God's Plan
    7
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    God's Plan

  • King's Dead
    8
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    King's Dead

  • Praise The Lord (Da Shine)
    9
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    Praise The Lord (Da Shine)

  • KILLSHOT
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    KILLSHOT

  • Psycho
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    Psycho

  • KOD
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    KOD

  • Look Alive
    13
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    Look Alive

  • All Girls Are The Same
    14
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    All Girls Are The Same

  • Hope
    15
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    Hope

  • Plug Walk
    16
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    Plug Walk

  • All The Stars
    17
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    All The Stars

  • Nice For What
    18
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    Nice For What

  • Powerglide
    19
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    Powerglide

  • CLOUT COBAIN | CLOUT CO13A1N
    20
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    CLOUT COBAIN | CLOUT CO13A1N

  • Yes Indeed
    21
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    Yes Indeed

  • Japan
    22
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    Japan

  • Walk It Talk It
    23
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    Walk It Talk It

  • Lean Wit Me
    24
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    Lean Wit Me

  • King's Dead (Freestyle)
    25
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    King's Dead (Freestyle)