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100 Greatest New York Hip-Hop Songs

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

98 songs (7 hours and 16 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Juicy [Explicit]
The Notorious B.I.G. - Ready To Die The Remaster [Explicit]
5:02
2
N.Y. State of Mind [Explicit]
Nas - Illmatic [Explicit]
4:54
3
Dwyck [Feat. Nice & Smooth] [Explicit]
Gang Starr feat. Nice And Smooth - Hard To Earn [Explicit]
4:03
4
Sucker M.C.'s (Krush-Groove 1)
RUN-DMC - Run DMC
3:10
5
Mama Said Knock You Out
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out [Explicit]
4:49
6
The Bridge Is Over [Explicit]
Boogie Down Productions - Criminal Minded (Deluxe) [Explicit]
3:24
7
Scenario (LP Mix)
A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Theory
4:10
8
Public Service Announcement (Interlude) (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit]
Jay-Z - The Hits Collection Volume One [Explicit]
2:46
9
Da Rockwilder [Explicit]
Method Man & Redman - Best Of [Explicit]
2:16
10
No Sleep Till Brooklyn
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
4:06
11
Paid In Full
Eric B. & Rakim - Paid In Full (Deluxe Edition)
3:49
12
Who Shot Ya [Explicit]
The Notorious B.I.G. - Ready To Die The Remaster [Explicit]
5:19
13
Shook Ones, Pt. II
Mobb Deep - The Infamous [Explicit]
5:25
14
The Message [Explicit]
Nas - It Was Written [Explicit]
3:54
15
What Up Gangsta [Explicit]
50 Cent - Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
2:59
16
Fight The Power
Public Enemy - Fear Of A Black Planet
4:42
17
Rapper's Delight
The Sugarhill Gang - Rhino Hi-Five: The Sugarhill Gang
7:07
18
The Message (feat. Melle Mel & Duke Bootee) [Explicit]
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five feat. Melle Mel & Duke Bootee - The Message [Explicit]
7:11
19
Mass Appeal [Explicit]
Gang Starr - Hard To Earn [Explicit]
3:41
20
The Choice Is Yours (Revisited)
The Black Sheep - A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing [Explicit]
4:03
21
The Show
Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - Nothing Like The Holidays
6:39
22
Ruff Ryders Anthem [Explicit]
DMX - Survival Of The Illest: Live From 125, NYC [Explicit]
3:49
23
Bring The Pain [Explicit]
Method Man - Best Of [Explicit]
3:10
24
The Breaks
Kurtis Blow - The Best Of Kurtis Blow
7:49
25
Ain't No Half-Steppin' [Explicit]
Big Daddy Kane - Long Live The Kane [Explicit]
5:19
26
Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem) (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit]
Jay-Z - The Hits Collection Volume One [Explicit]
4:00
27
They Reminisce Over You
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth - Mecca And The Soul Brother [Explicit]
4:46
28
Victory (feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes) [Explicit]
Puff Daddy feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes. - No Way Out [Explicit]
4:56
29
Shimmy Shimmy Ya
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Return To The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version
2:41
30
Ante Up [Explicit] [Explicit]
M.O.P. - The Underground Legends [Explicit]
3:34
31
My Philosophy
Boogie Down Productions - Playlist: The Very Best Of KRS-One [Explicit]
5:37
32
Rock The Bells
LL Cool J - Radio [Explicit]
4:00
33
Can I Kick It?
A Tribe Called Quest - The Anthology [Explicit]
4:25
34
Life's a Bitch [Explicit]
Nas feat. Az & Olu Dara - Illmatic [Explicit]
3:30
35
Mathematics [Explicit]
Mos Def - Black On Both Sides [Explicit]
4:06
36
Ebonics [Explicit]
Big L - L Corleone [Explicit]
3:21
37
Hip Hop [Explicit]
Dead Prez - Let's Get Free [Explicit]
3:34
38
In Da Club [Explicit]
50 Cent - Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
3:13
39
Money, Power & Respect (feat. DMX & Lil' Kim) [Explicit]
The Lox feat. DMX & Lil' Kim - Money, Power & Respect [Explicit]
4:30
40
Still Not a Player
Big Pun feat. JOE - The Legacy: The Best Of Big Pun [Explicit]
3:56
41
Liquid Swords [Explicit]
GZA - Liquid Swords [Explicit]
4:30
42
Sugar Hill
Az - Doe Or Die [Explicit]
4:08
43
Simon Says [Explicit]
Pharoahe Monch - Once Upon A Time in 99
2:53
44
Freaks Come Out at Night
Whodini - Greatest Hits
4:44
45
Definition [Explicit]
Black Star - Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star [Explicit]
3:26
46
Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See [Explicit]
Busta Rhymes - When Disaster Strikes [Explicit]
3:14
47
Flava In Ya Ear Remix (feat. Notorious B.I.G., L.L. Cool J, Busta Rhymes, Rampage) [Explicit]
Craig Mack - Flava In Ya Ear Remix [Explicit]
5:02
48
Paul Revere
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
3:40
49
Slow Down [Explicit]
Brand Nubian - One for All [Explicit]
5:03
50
Why (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Anthony Hamilton] [Explicit]
Jadakiss feat. Anthony Hamilton - Kiss Of Death
4:00
51
Luchini AKA This Is It
Camp Lo - Uptown Saturday Night [Explicit]
4:00
52
Put It in Your Mouth [Explicit]
Akinyele - Put It In Your Mouth (EP) [Explicit]
3:22
53
Get Money [Explicit]
Junior M.A.F.I.A. - Conspiracy (PA) [Explicit]
4:34
54
Leflaur Leflah Eshkoshka [Explicit]
Heltah Skeltah - Nocturnal [Explicit]
5:03
55
I Got It Made
Special Ed - I Got It Made
3:42
56
Sometimes I Rhyme Slow
Nice And Smooth - Ain't A Damn Thing Changed
2:52
57
Lean Back [feat. Fat Joe & Remy Ma] [Explicit]
Terror Squad feat. Fat Joe & Remy Ma - True Story
4:07
58
It's All About The Benjamins (feat. The Notorious B.I.G., Lil' Kim & The Lox) [Remix] [Explicit]
Puff Daddy feat. The Notorious B.I.G., Lil Kim & The Lox - No Way Out [Explicit]
4:38
59
They Want EFX
Das EFX - Dead Serious [Explicit]
3:41
60
SuperThug [Explicit]
Noreaga - N.O.R.E. [Explicit]
5:00
61
Off The Books Featuring Big Pun And Cuban Linx (Explicit)
The Beatnuts feat. Big Pun & Cuban Linx - Classic Nuts Vol. 1 [Explicit]
3:33
62
Breathe [Explicit]
Fabolous - Real Talk (Explicit U.S. Version) [Explicit]
4:29
63
Slam
Onyx - Bacdafucup
3:38
64
Jeep Ass Niguh [Explicit]
Masta Ace Incorporated - SlaughtaHouse [Explicit]
4:42
65
Come Home With Me (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Juelz Santana & Jimmy Jones] [Explicit]
Cam'Ron feat. Juelz Santana & Jimmy Jones - Come Home With Me
5:01
66
John Blaze (feat. Nas, Big Punisher, Jadikiss and Raekwon) [Explicit]
Fat Joe feat. Nas, Big Punisher, Jadikiss & Raekwon - Don Cartagena [Explicit]
4:50
67
T.O.N.Y. (Top Of New York) [Explicit]
Capone-N-Noreaga feat. Tragedy Khadafi - The War Report [Explicit]
4:28
68
Get By [Explicit]
Talib Kweli - Quality
3:47
69
All That I Got Is You [Clean] (Album Version (Edited)) [feat. Mary J. Blige]
Ghostface Killah feat. Mary J. Blige - GhostDeini The Great [Clean] (Bonus Tracks)
5:19
70
Drugs [Explicit]
Lil' Kim - Hard Core [Explicit]
4:20
71
Affirmative Action [Explicit]
Nas - It Was Written [Explicit]
4:19
72
Feel So Good [Explicit]
Mase - Harlem World [Explicit]
3:24
73
We Fly High [Explicit]
Jim Jones - Hustler's P.o.m.e. (Expanded Edition) [Explicit]
3:56
74
Ice Cream [Explicit]
Raekwon feat. Ghostface Killah, Method Man & Cappadonna - Only Built 4 Cuban Linx [Explicit]
4:13
75
The Bridge [Original 12" Version] [Explicit]
Mc Shan - Down By The Law (Deluxe) [Explicit]
6:32
76
Come Clean [Explicit] (E New Y Radio)
Jeru The Damaja - 20 #1’s: Classic Hip Hop [Explicit]
4:57
77
Now That We Found Love [feat. Aaron Hall]
Heavy D & The Boyz feat. Aaron Hall - Heavy Hitz
4:17
78
Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz [Explicit]
Lost Boyz - Legal Drug Money [Explicit]
4:32
79
Where I'm From
Digable Planets - Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time And Space)
4:35
80
Déjà Vu (Uptown Baby) (Clean Version)
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz - Make It Reign
4:43
81
Ill Street Blues (Illest Version) [Explicit]
Kool G Rap & DJ Polo - Ill St. Blues [Explicit]
3:49
82
Vapors
Biz Markie - Just A Friend - EP [Explicit]
6:02
83
Livin' Proof [Explicit]
Group Home - Livin' Proof [Explicit]
4:14
84
Straight Out The Jungle
Jungle Brothers - Straight Out The Jungle
3:58
85
Peso [Explicit]
A$AP Rocky - Peso [Explicit]
2:50
86
Push It (Re-Recorded) [Remastered]
Salt-n-Pepa - Push It
4:33
87
Pump It Up (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit]
Joe Budden - Joe Budden
4:11
88
Treat 'Em Right
Chubb Rock - The One
4:43
89
Tried By 12 [Explicit]
East Flatbush Project - First Born (overdue) [Explicit]
2:58
90
Looking At The Front Door
Main Source - Breaking Atoms
4:09
91
It Takes Two
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two
5:00
92
Whoa! [Explicit]
Black Rob - Life Story [Explicit]
3:58
93
That's the Joint
Funky 4 + 1 - The Sugar Hill Records Story
9:22
94
Second Round K.O. [Explicit]
Canibus - Can-i-bus
4:37
95
The Gas Face (Radio Edit) [Explicit]
3rd Bass - Best Of 3rd Bass [Explicit]
3:49
96
Special Delivery (P. Diddy Extended Club Mix)
G. Dep - Special Delivery / Bad Boy For Life
6:44
97
Hot N*gga [Explicit]
Bobby Shmurda - Shmurda She Wrote [Explicit]
3:14
98
I Really Mean It [Explicit] (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Cam'Ron & Jimmy Jones]
The Diplomats feat. Cam'Ron & Jimmy Jones - Cam'Ron Presents The Diplomats - Diplomatic Immunity
4:21