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The Best Rap Songs About Fathers 

Ranker Hip Hop
Updated June 14, 2019 837 votes 254 voters 16.6k views 28 items

Hip hop heads, we're ranking the best rap songs about fathers. How many good hip hop songs about fatherhood 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 father or dad in the title or lyrics.

Hip hop songs about fathers can take many forms. Nas and Jay-Z have songs specifically about being a dad and taking care of their daughters. Other rappers focus on growing up without a father, like Shaquille O'Neal's single "Biological Didn't Bother." From "Just the Two of Us" to "Letter 2 My Unborn," this list of rap songs about fathers discuss family issues, looking out for your kids, and becoming role models. 

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

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Mockingbird is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Fathers
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'97 Bonnie & Clyde ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Fathers
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Nas
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Will Smith
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Lil Wayne, Birdman
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Juelz Santana
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B-Rock, The Bizz
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Busta Rhymes, Jayceon Terrell Taylor
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Royce da 5'9", Amerie
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Jay-Z, Beanie Sigel
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Jay-Z, Blue Ivy
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Kanye West, Jay-Z
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Kanye West
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Shaquille O'Neal
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Don Trip, Cee Lo Green
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Asher Roth
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Slick Rick
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Ja Rule, Ronald Isley
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Lauryn Hill, Common
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10 Fingers, 10 Toes, 10 ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Fathers
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