After riding a tumultuous conceptual downturn in , hip-hop rediscovered and redefined its creative headspace. With now in our rearview mirror, let's look back and reflect on the year's best rap songs. So forgive him for getting carried away on the jubilant "All I Know.
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This article summarizes the events, album releases, and album release dates in hip hop music for the year From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved Retrieved January 19,
The past year has been an incredible 12 months for hip-hop. The entire year has been bursting with quality tracks, mixtapes and albums. There's been quality from the mainstream and the underground, from trap rap to more experimental sounds. Many critics proclaimed to be one of the best years for rap music in years, and some have even went as far as saying it's been one of the best years ever. With everything that has been released in , it's hard to narrow the year down to a list of individual songs. After careful deliberation, we managed to come up with 20 different songs that we believe sum up the year in hip-hop music. Songs were chosen for a variety of reasons. Some of them were put here because of their huge amount of commercial success. Others didn't chart as high or maybe not at all , but their pure quality made it so people were still talking about them throughout the year.