Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

100 Greatest New York Hip-Hop Songs

Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

Get into a New York state of mind with biggest songs the Big Apple has to offer.


1Shook Ones, Pt. II2C.R.E.A.M. (Cash Rules Everything Around Me)3N.Y. State of Mind4Juicy (2005 Remaster)5DWYCK [feat. Nice & Smooth]6Sucker M.C.'s (Krush-Groove 1)7Mama Said Knock You Out8The Bridge Is Over9Scenario (LP Mix)10Public Service Announcement (Interlude) (Album Version )11Da Rockwilder12No Sleep Till Brooklyn13Paid In Full14Who Shot Ya? (2005 Remaster)15The Message16What Up Gangsta17Fight The Power18Rapper's Delight19The Message (feat. Melle Mel & Duke Bootee)20Mass Appeal21The Choice Is Yours (Revisited)22Ruff Ryders Anthem23Protect Ya Neck (Shao Lin Version)24Bring The Pain25The Breaks26Ain't No Half-Steppin'27Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem) (Album Version )28They Reminisce Over You29Victory (feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes)30Shimmy Shimmy Ya31Ante Up32My Philosophy33Rock The Bells34Can I Kick It?35Life's a Bitch36Mathematics37Ebonics (Criminal Slang)38Hip-Hop39In Da Club40Money, Power & Respect (feat. DMX & Lil' Kim)41Still Not a Player42Liquid Swords43Sugar Hill44Simon Says45Freaks Come Out at Night46Definition47Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See48Flava in Ya Ear Remix (feat. Notorious B.I.G., L.L. Cool J, Busta Rhymes, Rampage)49Paul Revere50Slow Down51Why (Album Version ) [feat. Anthony Hamilton]52Luchini AKA This Is It53Put It In Your Mouth54Get Money55Leflaur Leflah Eshkoshka56I Got It Made57Sometimes I Rhyme Slow58Lean Back [feat. Fat Joe & Remy Ma]59It's All About the Benjamins (feat. The Notorious B.I.G., Lil' Kim & The Lox) [Remix]60They Want EFX61Superthug62Off The Books Featuring Big Pun And Cuban Linx63Breathe64Slam65Jeep Ass Niguh66Come Home With Me (Album Version ) [feat. Juelz Santana & Jimmy Jones]67John Blaze (feat. Nas, Big Punisher, Jadakiss & Raekwon)68T.O.N.Y. (Top Of New York)69Get By70All That I Got Is You71Drugs72Affirmative Action73Feel so Good74We Fly High75Ice Cream76The Bridge (Original 12" Version)77Come Clean (E New Y Radio)78Now That We Found Love [feat. Aaron Hall]79Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz80Where I'm From81Déjà Vu (Uptown Baby) (Clean Version)82Ill Street Blues83Vapors84Livin' Proof85Straight Out The Jungle86Peso87Push It (Re-Recorded) [Remastered]88Pump It Up (Album Version )89Treat 'Em Right90Tried By 1291Looking At The Front Door92It Takes Two93Whoa!94That's the Joint95Second Round K.O.96Special Delivery (P. Diddy Extended Club Mix)97Hot N*gga98I Really Mean It (Skit 1)99Who Can Get Busy Like This Man...