90s The Best Rap Songs Of The '90s, Ranked  

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If you're making a throwback playlist, here are the best rap songs of the '90s. Including hip hop classics and old school hits, the list of '90s rap songs features popular artists, like Tupac, The Notorious B.I.G., Snoop Dogg, and Lauryn Hill. Take a break from mumble rappers and listen to the top hip hop songs of the '90s. 

Vote up the best '90s rap songs, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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Tupac, Dr. Dre

2
25 5
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3
31 10
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The Notorious B.I.G., Total

4
30 10
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The Notorious B.I.G.

5
30 10
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Daz Dillinger, Snoop Dogg

6
32 12
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Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg

7
28 10
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23 6
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Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

9
19 5
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Warren G, Nate Dogg

10
20 9
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Wu-Tang Clan

11
32 20
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Eminem

12
23 13
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Sean Combs, The Notorious B.I.G., Mase

13
20 11
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The Notorious B.I.G.

14
14 7
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Cypress Hill

15
17 10
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16
12 6
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A Tribe Called Quest

17
14 8
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16 10
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Lauryn Hill

19
16 10
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19 13
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21
14 9
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Naughty By Nature

22
18 13
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23
18 14
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Sir Mix-a-Lot

24
13 9
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25
11 7
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26
10 6
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House Of Pain

27
10 6
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Arrested Development

28
8 4
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Joe, Big Pun, Joe

29
10 7
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Junior M.A.F.I.A.

30
11 9
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Kris Kross

31
11 9
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Vanilla Ice

32
11 9
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Sean Combs, Puff Daddy & The Family, Faith Evans

33
9 7
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34
13 12
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Missy Elliott

35
10 9
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DJ Jazzy Jeff, The Fresh Prince

36
6 7
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Heavy D, The Boyz

37
6 7
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Public Enemy

38
8 10
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Ol’ Dirty Bastard

39
7 9
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Salt-N-Pepa

40
7 9
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Westside Connection

41
6 9
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Master P, Fiend, Silkk

42
6 9
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43
5 8
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69 Boyz

44
6 10
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Salt-N-Pepa, En Vogue

45
6 10
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Outkast

46
4 8
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Black Sheep

47
2 6
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48
9 15
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Beastie Boys

49
7 14
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Ja Rule, Amil Whitehead, Jay-Z

50
3 11
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Skee-Lo