Songs The Best Rap Songs About Death  

Ranker Hip Hop
678 votes 169 voters 10.2k views 31 items

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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lopezsalexander added Tupac Shakur

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49 7
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46 8
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Tupac Shakur

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25 3
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The Notorious B.I.G.

5
35 8
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33 7
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Tupac Shakur

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26 7
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Ghostface Killah, RZA, Solomon Childs

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24 7
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Jadakiss

9
14 5
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Ice Cube

10
14 6
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N.O.R.E., Raekwon, Busta Rhymes

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10 4
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Three 6 Mafia

12
10 5
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Beastie Boys

13
12 7
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Cypress Hill

14
11 6
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Cypress Hill

15
12 7
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Jadakiss, Lil Wayne, Birdman

16
9 6
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8 5
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Busta Rhymes

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7 4
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Rick Ross

19
10 9
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7 6
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7 6
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Fat Joe

22
7 6
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Kool G Rap, Brand New Heavies

23
7 6
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Mobb Deep, Vinnie Paz

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9 9
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Immortal Technique

25
8 8
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0 0
sad xxxtentation is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Death
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xxxtentation is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Death
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5 7
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Brotha Lynch Hung

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3 7
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Beastie Boys

30
3 8
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Immortal Technique

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3 10
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