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music The Best Rap Songs About Death  

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When it comes to rap music, no subject is off limits. For this list we're ranking the best rap songs about death, and we want you to vote up your favorites. How many good rap death 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 death, dying, or dead in the title or lyrics. This list includes classics like “Stranded on Death Row” by Dr. Dre and “Only Fear of Death” by Tupac. 
 

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

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Stroke of Death Ghostface Killah, RZA, Solomon Childs

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Kiss of Death Jadakiss

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Only Fear of Death Tupac Shakur

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16 on Death Row Tupac Shakur

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Death Wish Jadakiss, Lil Wayne, Birdman

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Valley of Death Fat Joe

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Life After Death (intro) The Notorious B.I.G.

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Faces of Death N.O.R.E., Raekwon, Busta Rhymes

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Death Threat Kool G Rap, Brand New Heavies

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Till Death Do Us Part Cypress Hill

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Valley of Death Rick Ross

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lopezsalexander added So Many Tears Tupac Shakur

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Till Death Comes Cypress Hill

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The Cause of Death Immortal Technique

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Instant Death Beastie Boys

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Death Ice Cube

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Death March Immortal Technique

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Duel to the Death Mobb Deep, Vinnie Paz

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Life or Death Three 6 Mafia

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The Cousin of Death Beastie Boys

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Do It to Death Busta Rhymes

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Death Dance Brotha Lynch Hung