hip-hop The Best Rap Songs About Family  

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When it comes to family, not many musicians and artists approach the topic better than rappers. In other words, some of the best songs about family come from rap, and there's a heavy dose of songs about brothers, sisters, parents, and more. In fact, rappers may as well have invented the term "ride or die", because no one talks family values much like rappers do. Considering this, the best rap songs about family are aplenty. From Mary J. Blige to Drake, numerous rappers have taken their stance on the importance of family and loved ones, and they do it so well. 

Check out the list of hip-hop songs about family below and give your two cents on who rapped about it best. You can vote up your favorites, vote down any that shouldn't top the list, and even add more to the list. 

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Dear Mama Tupac Shakur

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Family Business Kanye West

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Apparently J. Cole

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All That I Got Is You Ghostface Killah, Mary J. Blige

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Just the Two of Us Will Smith

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Hey Mama Kanye West

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Family Chance the Rapper

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One Man Can Change the World Big Sean ft. Kanye West, John Legend

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Legends Never Die (Daddy's Halo) R.A. The Rugged Man

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It Don't Have to Change John Legend, The Stephens Family

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Daughters Nas

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Papa'z Song Tupac

Celebrities You Might Not Know Are Siblings

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Thank You Xzibit

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Daddy's Little Baby Ja Rule, Ronald Isley

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Rich Dad, Poor Dad Big K.R.I.T.

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Like Father, Like Son The Game ft. Busta Rhymes

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Daddy Juelz Santana

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Letter to My Son Don Trip ft. Cee-lo Green

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Joy Talib Kweli ft. Mos Def

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Champion Kanye West

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Retrospect for Life Common ft. Lauryn Hill

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Brothers Kid Cudi ft. King Chip & A$AP Rocky

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Biological Didn't Bother Shaquille O'Neal

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Life Royce da 5'9" ft. Amerie