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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1
839 528
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

2
797 516
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

3
3,811 2,277
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XXXTENTACION

4
2,042 1,197
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Juice WRLD

5
2,539 1,828
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Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future

6
2,677 1,965
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rylanberthold added BlocBoy JB, Drake

7
444 319
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

8
1,541 1,029
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tjohnson4907 added XXXTentacion

9
3,818 2,950
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Drake

10
426 313
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

11
674 410
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ASAP Rocky, Skepta

12
1,320 897
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J. Cole

13
2,637 1,910
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Post Malone, Ty Dolla Sign

14
391 283
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

15
1,243 900
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The Dankest Meme added Rich The Kid

16
962 718
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17
306 204
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Matt Cotter added Eminem

18
2,008 1,588
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Kendrick Lamar, SZA

19
1,262 914
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BRUHITZVJ added XXXTENTACION

20
348 318
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Royce Da 5'9", Eminem, King Green

21
1,323 1,002
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22
1,182 945
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Famous Dex

23
1,064 836
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Rae Sremmurd, Juicy J

24
628 473
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The Dankest Meme added Joey Bada$$, XXXTENTACION

25
699 553
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ASAP Rocky, Moby