Rap The Best Rap Songs About Success  

Ranker Hip Hop
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When it comes to rap music, no subject is off limits. That goes double for rap songs about being successful. This list asks you to rank the very best rap songs about success by voting up your favorites. How many good success hip hop songs 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 success in the title or lyrics.

Hip hop songs about success can take many forms. Drake and The Notorious B.I.G. have songs specifically about how successful they are. But not all these stars focus on the after-effects of achieving fame – take Kanye West, who raps about chasing his dreams in his popular hit "Can't Tell Me Nothing." From "Started from the Bottom" to "Used to This," this list of rap songs about success discuss ambition, growing up poor, and becoming legends in hip hop history. 

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

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Successful Drake, Trey Songz

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Forever Lil Wayne, Eminem, Kanye West

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Juicy The Notorious B.I.G.

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All I Do Is Win DJ Khaled, Ludacris, Rick Ross

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Moment 4 Life Nicki Minaj, Drake

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All Me Drake, 2 Chainz, Big Sean

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Ambition Wale, Rick Ross, Meek Mill

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Hate Me Now Sean Combs, Nas

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Otis Kanye West, Jay-Z

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Touch the Sky Lupe Fiasco, Kanye West

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Sideline Story J. Cole

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Sky's the Limit The Notorious B.I.G., 112

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Moment KYLE, Wiz Khalifa

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The Return Logic

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Lucky You Eminem, Joyner Lucas

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Inna Real Life HoodCelebrityy

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Drip Too Hard Lil Baby, Gunna

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Sweatpants Childish Gambino

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My Moment DJ Drama, Meek Mill, 2 Chainz

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Grown Up Danny Brown

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Back Then Mike Jones

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5 7
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Put On Young Jeezy

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My Life The Game, Lil Wayne

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Lifestyle Rich Gang, Young Thug, Rich Homie Quan

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I'm On 2.0 Trae the Truth, Mark Morrison, Big K.R.I.T.

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Used to This Future, Drake