Checkout the below listed top 10 new Hip Hop songs of January 2017, Hip hop music is musical form that has been around for nearly 40 years and it is showing no signs of slowing down. Since the late 70s this music form has been introducing new (and old) artists who are making rap music that is fresh and original. The leading hip hop artists going into 2017 are establishing new hip hop songs that are helping to define this generation. The following list will describe the best hip hop songs for January of 2017.
- 10. Love by the Brain – Rihanna
- 9. OOOUUU by Young M.A.
- 8. Bad And Boujee by Migos featuring Lil Uzi Vert
- 7. Caroline by Anime
- 6. Fake Love by Drake
- 5. Bad Things by Machine Gun Kelly and Camila Cabello
- 4. Juju On That Beat (TZ Anthem) by zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall
- 3. 24K Magic by Bruno Mars
- 2. Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane
- 1. Starboy by Weeknd featuring Daft Punk
Here we enlist the latest and best top 10 new Hip Hop songs for January 2017.
10. Love by the Brain – Rihanna
This slow grooving hip hop single by Rihanna is one of the leading hip hop songs in 2017. This young lady is such a big international sensation that crosses over into many genres of music. Her song Love on the Brian is yet another one of her great musical pieces about love and emotions.
This song moves at a slow pace and has a lot of flavor and style. Her vocals are full of feeling and she sings with just the right flavor and style to keep audiences hooked. Love on the Brain is one of the best songs on the charts to get the new year off to a good start.
9. OOOUUU by Young M.A.
Young M.A. came out with OOOUUU in 2016 and this song has been rocking strong since it was released in May of that year. Young M.A.’s song is a smooth flow about Young M.A. and her life. She claimed that this song is supposed to be a relaxing song with a tone. OOOUUU is really popular in clubs and in hip hop circles. Her music debuts at number 9 on hip hop charts and continues to entertain hip hops fans in 2017.
8. Bad And Boujee by Migos featuring Lil Uzi Vert
Migos is a young and upcoming hip hop group from down south. They been out since 2009 but finally made a big leap onto the charts with their 2016 release of Bad and Boujee. This song features the vocal rap styles of a young Lil Uzi Vert.
He too is another rapper who quickly establishing himself in the music game. Migos and Lil Uzi Vert have finally broken the top 10 on the Billboard Hip Hop charts and their effort has now made them one of the best hip hop groups and solo rappers that are going to be significant in 2017.
7. Caroline by Anime
Anime is a hip-hop solo artist based out of Portland, Oregon. His single Caroline is a smooth flowing up tempo hip-hop song that has lots of flavor and a great beat. Anime wrote this song as a dedication to the females that he either had been with or was trying to make a connection with. Anime released this song way back in March of 2016 but it did not make it onto the charts until December. In January of 2017 it is a leading song in the realm of hip hop.
6. Fake Love by Drake
Drake is a hit making legend who will not stop producing high quality music. His songs are always breaking into the top 10 and Fake Love is no different. Drake has had success in the realm of pop, R & B, rock, EDM and even in hip hop. Drake is a musical force that cannot be stopped. He addition to the 2017 January line up is just standard fare. It is safe to say that drake will be cranking out more high quality hits for the rest of the year in 2017.
5. Bad Things by Machine Gun Kelly and Camila Cabello
Machine Gun Kelly is a Cleveland based emcee that has been out since 2011. He made Bad Things in 2016 with Cuban sensation Camila Cabello. Together both of these artists blowing up the hip hop music charts with Bad Things. This song is just about the pleasure and pain that is involved with loving someone. Machine Gun Kelly is slowly establishing himself as a solid hip hop artist and maybe in 2017 he will continue to forge his legacy.
4. Juju On That Beat (TZ Anthem) by zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall
JuJu On That Beat is part of the latest dance craze that has swept the nation. Detroit rappers zay Hilfigerrr and Zayion McCall released this song in September of 2016 and it was very successful with the modern generation. This song was created when zay Hilfigerrr was back in high school. It was just called TZ Anthem during that time.
However, after a group of performing clowns featuring “Fresh the Clown” challenged Jay Hilfiggerrr to make the song into a dance challenge video; the rest is history.
3. 24K Magic by Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars is just a musical force in the modern era. His song 24K is a hip-hop/pop/rock/R&B groove that has cross chart appeal. This song has a mean groove that beckons people to dance. It is hard to ignore the fun and interesting sound quality that it has. 24K Magic is also inspired by Roger Troutman’s vocal recorder abilities.
People who were around during Troutman’s time will immediately recognize this influence within the song. This is a great hip-hop song that deserves a place on the music charts in 2017.
2. Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane
Rae Sremmurd and Gucci Mane did Black Beatles back in 2016. This song is the unofficial anthem of the mannequin challenge that has swept the nation back in 2016. Rae Sremmurd did not intend for the song to be used in this way but since it is, it has helped them to gain more of a following among music fans.
This song does make references to the legendary Beatles from the U.K. but it is more about the group’s ability to get and manipulate the honeys. This song is another demonstration of Rae Sremmurd’s ability to rock fans with their hip hop music making genius.
1. Starboy by Weeknd featuring Daft Punk
Starboy is a great song that is a pop tune mixed with and EDM hit. This song has been out since September and is now dominating the charts at the beginning of the new year. The Weeknd has been making jams for years and this song is considered one of his best to date. He has well over 445 million views. This is an extremely impressive song that deserves to be featured as the number on hip hop song starting off 2017.
Hip hop music as a genre is ever growing, changing and expanding. The original hip hop scene is not the same as it is today. Current artists are just brining their own flair and style to the world of modern hip hop. Be on the lookout for many great artists to explode on the scene in 2017.