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The Best Rap Songs About Addiction 

Ranker Hip Hop
Updated June 14, 2019 1.9k votes 795 voters 67.3k views 23 items

When it comes to rap music, no subject is off limits. For this list we're ranking the best rap songs about addiction, and we want you to vote up your favorites. How many good rap addiction songs can you think of off the top of your head? Below you'll find popular songs that you've definitely heard before, but also some more underground rap songs with addiction mentioned in the title or lyrics. Eminem talks about overcoming addiction in “Going Through Changes” and “Not Afraid.” Macklemore has also tackled addiction to drugs in his songs “Outside” and “Starting Over.” Many other rappers have also touched on addiction to alcohol, heroine, pills, and other dangerous substances. 
 

You can add your own favorites to this list, so feel free to contribute with any new rap songs about addiction and addicts that aren't already on the poll.

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Eminem
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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
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Mackelmore and Ryan Lewis
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Lil Wayne
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Chris Dolmeth is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
Tyler Thomas Wright added Hopsin
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drug addiction by colicc... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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Low Key - $uicideBoy$ is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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Lead me on MGK is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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Danny Brown
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Mad Child
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Reborn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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Sage Francis
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Underground Kingz
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i try to chance is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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Mr.C added Roam FM
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drug addiction by mini t... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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low key is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Addiction
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