Checkout the below listed latest and best top 10 best Gangsta Rap songs of all time 2017, Rap music has come a long way over the past decade. This form of music has become main stream and rappers are now hanging out with the rich and the famous. Gangster rap music started it all. This music tells a story of the gangster lifestyle that the rappers have lived and the struggles they have went through. The music tells of their life and crime and doing what they needed to do to survive on the streets. These are the top 10 gangster rap songs of all time.
- 10. Straight Outta Compton by N.W.A.
- 9. Real Motherf***ing G
- 8. Shook Ones by Mobb Deep
- 7. AMbitionz Az a Ridah by 2Pac
- 6. F**k the Police by N.W.A.
- 5. Nuthin but a G Thang by Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg
- 4. CREAM by Wu-tang Clan
- 3. Boyz n the Hood by Eazy E
- 2. Cop Killer by Ice T
- 1. It was a Good Day by Ice Cube
Here we present the list of top 10 best Gangsta Rap songs of all time 2017.
10. Straight Outta Compton by N.W.A.
This is by one of the first rap groups NWA. This hardcore gangster rap group went on to see fame and fortune. They talked about life in the ghetto of Compton, California and the struggles that they went through every day to survive. These songs talks about having to sell drugs to make money and the other crimes that can be seen daily on the streets of Compton. While the group went on to move out of the hood they wanted the world to know what they went through in order to survive in a tough neighborhood.
9. Real Motherf***ing G
This song is by Eazy E and a person can get a feel for how hard this song is going to be just by the title. E was one of the founding members of NWA and this is one of his songs as a solo artist. E talks about how he used to make money including selling drugs. He talked about the risk that people faced and how they could be killed at any time. This song goes back to when E had to be a gangster in the hood in order to get money and to get respect to survive.
8. Shook Ones by Mobb Deep
Mobb Deep is known for their hardcore lyrics. Their lyrics talk about the things that saw while they were growing up. This duo has some of the hardest lyrics in the business yet a smooth flow so people want to listen to them. This song tells a story about the crooked life. Many people have reported that this song gives them the chills because it is hard and real at the same time.
7. AMbitionz Az a Ridah by 2Pac
This is a song by legend 2Pac. In all of his songs 2Pac told a story about what life was like growing up the street and having to run with a gang in order to get by. This is one of his hardest songs. He talks about some gang activity, running from the police, and what he will do to a person that gets in his way.
6. F**k the Police by N.W.A.
This is another song by NWA. This song raised national controversy and had police forces all over the country on edge. In addition to stating how they felt about the police department and the experiences they had with police the group claimed that the police target young black males even if they are not causing trouble. This is one of the first gangster rap song to get the attention of the masses and get both good and bad publicity.
5. Nuthin but a G Thang by Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg
This is a classic gangster rap song by Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg. This song is one of the best rap song every. It is hard yet a person will find themselves singing along with it. This song talks about a day in the hood, hanging out, and getting into some fun trouble. This song talks about the lighter side to life as a gangster but is still real and hard at the same time.
4. CREAM by Wu-tang Clan
The Wu-tang Clan is captured the feeling of the hood with cash rules everything around me. People in the hood and looking to make the most money and the way they make this money are through illegal means. The song talks about what they have seen growing up and the harder side to life as a gangster. This group is made up of several gangster rappers and when they come together they have some very powerful music,
3. Boyz n the Hood by Eazy E
This is another classic song by Eazy E. This song talks about what the young people in the hood have to do in order to get that money and what they will do to people that have crossed them. This is an iconic song that really described the hard life in the hood and the life of a gangster. Boys in the hood always have to be hard and that feeling is captured in this classic gangster rap song.
2. Cop Killer by Ice T
This song by rapper Ice T got a lot of attention. In this song he talks about how unfair black men in the hood are treated by the police. The title of this song got him a lot of attention. This song even had the President of the United States mad when it was first released. This song is a classic due to this publicity as well as the statement that it is making as a gangster rap song.
1. It was a Good Day by Ice Cube
This hard gangster rap song was a solo one that was performed by Ice Cube. This song talks about a day in the south central part of Los Angeles and what he people see there on a daily basis. No one in the hood got killed on this day and that is why it is a good day. No one that Ice Cube knew was arrested or goes into some kind of trouble. While many people think that staying out of trouble and having friends alive is normal it was not normal where Ice Cube came from. This gangster rap song did a great job of describing what life in the hood is really like.
These are the top 10 gangster rap songs of all time. These songs tell a story about growing up in the hood and the hardships that these rappers faced before they hit it big with their gangster rap music and rap careers.