Songs The Best Songs About Ambition  

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The great part about music is that you can write a song about anything, but for this list we're ranking the best songs about ambitions. Do you have a favorite ambition song? Whether it's rock, rap, country, or anything in between, we want you to vote up your favorites on this list of songs about being ambitious. You can even add additional tracks to the poll if any good ambition songs are missing, so feel free to contribute to the list. We've included YouTube videos to accompany the songs when available, so think of this page as a ambition songs playlist.

Some of the songs below include "Burning Ambition" by Iron Maiden, "Hustlaz Ambition" by Young Jeezy, and "Ambitionz Az a Ridah" by Tupac Shakur. A song can qualify to be on this in two ways. First, the song has ambition in the title or lyrics, or some close variation of that word. Second, the song is conceptually about being ambitious, even if it doesn't specifically mention that word.
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46 19
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Eminem

2
20 11
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Wale, Rick Ross, Meek Mill

3
14 11
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Tupac Shakur

4
6 3
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The Knack

5
11 9
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Foreigner

6
9 7
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7
9 7
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8
9 8
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9
7 8
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Kanye West

10
3 6
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Iggy Pop

11
2 5
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Clark Benson added Jeff Beck

12
6 10
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Iron Maiden

13
3 8
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Mary J. Blige, Jay-Z

14
3 8
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Young Jeezy