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The Best Rap Songs About Fathers  

Ranker Hip Hop
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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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B-Rock, The Bizz
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Lil Wayne, Birdman
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Busta Rhymes, Jayceon Terrell Taylor
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Royce da 5'9", Amerie
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Juelz Santana
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Jay-Z, Beanie Sigel
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Kanye West
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Kanye West, Jay-Z
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Jay-Z, Blue Ivy
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Shaquille O'Neal
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Don Trip, Cee Lo Green
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Slick Rick
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Lauryn Hill, Common
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Ja Rule, Ronald Isley
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Asher Roth
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Run-D.M.C.
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10 Fingers, 10 Toes, 10 ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rap Songs About Fathers
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