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100 Greatest '90s Hip-Hop Songs

These lyrical giants ruled the world, and hip-hop in the '90s.

96 songs (7 hours and 12 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
California Love (remix) [Explicit]
2Pac - All Eyez On Me [Explicit]
6:25
2
Juicy (2005 Remaster) [Explicit]
The Notorious B.I.G. - Ready to Die (The Remaster) [2015 Remaster] [Explicit]
5:02
3
Northern Touch [Explicit]
Rascalz feat. Kardinal Offishall, Thrust, Choclair & Checkmate - Cash Crop + Bonus Track [Explicit]
4:07
4
It Was A Good Day [Explicit]
Ice Cube - The Predator [Explicit]
4:20
5
If I Ruled the World (Imagine That) [Explicit]
Nas feat. Lauryn Hill - It Was Written [Explicit]
4:42
6
Gin And Juice (feat. Dat Nigga Daz) [Explicit]
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle [Explicit]
3:31
7
Mama Said Knock You Out [Explicit]
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out [Explicit]
4:49
8
Player's Ball [Explicit]
OutKast - Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik [Explicit]
4:21
9
Ruff Ryders' Anthem [Explicit]
DMX - It's Dark And Hell Is Hot [Explicit]
3:34
10
Summertime
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Homebase
4:31
11
Doo Wop (That Thing)
Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
5:20
12
I Get Around [feat. Digital Underground] [Explicit]
2Pac feat. Digital Underground - Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z... [Explicit]
4:19
13
The Rain [Supa Dupa Fly] [Explicit]
Missy Elliott - Supa Dupa Fly [Explicit]
4:11
14
My Name Is [Explicit]
Eminem - Curtain Call (Deluxe) [Explicit]
4:28
15
Regulate [feat. Nate Dogg] [Explicit]
Warren G feat. Nate Dogg - Regulate… G Funk Era
4:08
16
Tha Crossroads [Explicit]
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - E. 1999 Eternal [Explicit]
3:43
17
Mo Money Mo Problems (feat. Puff Daddy & Mase) [2014 Remaster] [Explicit]
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. Mase & Puff Daddy - Life After Death (2014 Remaster) [Explicit]
4:17
18
Baby Got Back (Album Version) [Explicit]
Sir Mix-A-Lot - Mack Daddy [Explicit]
4:22
19
Doin' It [Explicit]
LL Cool J - Mr. Smith (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
4:53
20
On Wid Da Show [Explicit]
Kardinal Offishall - Quest For Fire: Firestarter Vol. 1 [Explicit]
4:39
21
Back That Azz Up [feat. Lil Wayne & Mannie Fresh] [Explicit]
Juvenile feat. Lil Wayne & Mannie Fresh - 400 Degreez [Explicit]
4:25
22
The Humpty Dance
Digital Underground - Sex Packets [Explicit]
6:31
23
Award Tour
A Tribe Called Quest - Midnight Marauders [Explicit]
3:46
24
I Got 5 on It [Explicit]
Luniz - Greatest Hits [Explicit]
4:13
25
Ready or Not [Explicit]
Fugees - The Score (Expanded Edition) [Explicit]
3:47
26
Rosa Parks [Explicit]
OutKast - Aquemini [Explicit]
5:24
27
Slam [Explicit]
Onyx - Bacdafucup
3:38
28
C.R.E.A.M. [Explicit]
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) [Expanded Edition] [Explicit]
4:12
29
My Definition Of A Boombastic Jazz Style
Dream Warriors - And Now The Legacy Begins
4:24
30
How Do You Want It [Explicit]
2Pac - All Eyez On Me [Explicit]
4:47
31
Shoop
Salt-n-Pepa - 90s Hip Hop [Explicit]
4:08
32
Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See [Explicit]
Busta Rhymes - When Disaster Strikes [Explicit]
3:14
33
Now That We Found Love [feat. Aaron Hall]
Heavy D & The Boyz feat. Aaron Hall - Heavy Hitz
4:17
34
One More Chance/Stay With Me Remix [Explicit]
The Notorious B.I.G. - Greatest Hits [Explicit]
4:28
35
Around The Way Girl
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out [Explicit]
4:06
36
1st of Tha Month [Explicit]
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - E. 1999 Eternal [Explicit]
5:14
37
Tennessee
Arrested Development - 3 Years, 5 Months And 2 Days In The Life Of...
4:32
38
N.Y. State of Mind [Explicit]
Nas - Illmatic [Explicit]
4:54
39
Can't Nobody Hold Me Down (feat. Mase) [Explicit]
Puff Daddy feat. Mase - No Way Out [Explicit]
3:51
40
Rump Shaker (Radio Mix)
Wreckx-N-Effect - Hip Hop Gold
3:57
41
Still Not a Player
Big Pun feat. JOE - The Legacy: The Best Of Big Pun [Explicit]
3:56
42
Crush on You [Explicit]
Lil' Kim - Hard Core [Explicit]
4:35
43
Let's Ride [Explicit]
Choclair - Ice Cold [Explicit]
4:21
44
Sure Shot [Explicit]
Beastie Boys - Ill Communication [Explicit]
3:19
45
911 Is A Joke
Public Enemy - Fear Of A Black Planet
3:17
46
I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By (Puff Daddy Mix) [feat. Mary J. Blige]
Method Man feat. Mary J. Blige - Tical (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
5:09
47
Dear Mama [Explicit]
2Pac - Me Against The World [Explicit]
4:40
48
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
49
Top Of The World
Rascalz feat. Barrington Levy & K-OS - Global Warning
4:48
50
Feel so Good [Explicit]
Mase - Harlem World [Explicit]
3:24
51
The Choice Is Yours
The Black Sheep - A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing [Explicit]
3:23
52
Just a Friend
Biz Markie - Just A Friend - EP [Explicit]
3:58
53
Who Am I (What's My Name)? [Explicit]
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle [Explicit]
4:06
54
Shook Ones, Pt. II [Explicit]
Mobb Deep - The Infamous [Explicit]
5:25
55
Elevators (Me & You) [Explicit]
OutKast - ATLiens [Explicit]
4:25
56
Keep Ya Head Up [Explicit]
2Pac - Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z... [Explicit]
4:22
57
Crazy World [Explicit]
Ghetto Concept - Crazy World [Explicit]
4:22
58
Got Your Money (feat. Kelis) [Explicit]
Ol' Dirty Bastard feat. Kelis - N***A Please [Explicit]
3:59
59
Dangerous [Explicit]
Busta Rhymes - When Disaster Strikes [Explicit]
3:37
60
Jump (Radio Edit)
Kris Kross - Jermaine Dupri Presents... So So Def 25 [Explicit]
3:16
61
Whatta Man (feat. En Vogue) [EP Version]
Salt 'N' Pepa feat. En Vogue - The Very Best Of En Vogue (Digital)
4:56
62
Scenario (LP Mix)
A Tribe Called Quest - The Anthology [Explicit]
4:10
63
Hypnotize (2014 Remaster) [Explicit]
The Notorious B.I.G. - Life After Death (2014 Remaster) [Explicit]
3:49
64
Gangsta's Paradise
Coolio feat. L.V. - Gangsta's Paradise
4:00
65
Boyz-N-The-Hood (Remix) [feat. Ice Cube] [Explicit]
Eazy-E feat. Ice Cube - Eazy-Duz-It [Explicit]
6:19
66
Sound of da Police
KRS-ONE - Return of the Boom Bap [Explicit]
4:18
67
Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)
Digable Planets - Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time And Space)
4:21
68
The Ghetto
Too $hort - Short Dog's In The House [Explicit]
5:02
69
Bonita Applebum
A Tribe Called Quest - The Anthology [Explicit]
3:37
70
Ice Ice Baby
Vanilla Ice - To The Extreme
4:31
71
Money Ain't a Thang
Jermaine Dupri feat. Jay-Z - Life In 1472 (The Original Soundtrack) [Clean]
4:14
72
The Message [Explicit]
Nas - It Was Written [Explicit]
3:54
73
Shimmy Shimmy Ya [Explicit]
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Return To The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version
2:41
74
Déjà Vu (Uptown Baby) (Clean Version)
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz - Make It Reign
4:43
75
Money, Power & Respect (feat. DMX & Lil' Kim) [Explicit]
The Lox feat. DMX & Lil' Kim - Money, Power & Respect [Explicit]
4:30
76
Insane In The Brain (Explicit) [Explicit]
Cypress Hill - Black Sunday [Explicit]
3:28
77
Ice Cream [Explicit]
Raekwon feat. Ghostface Killah, Method Man & Cappadonna - Only Built 4 Cuban Linx [Explicit]
4:13
78
They Want EFX
Das EFX - Dead Serious [Explicit]
3:41
79
U Can't Touch This
M.C. Hammer - Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em
4:17
80
Fantastic Voyage
Coolio - It Takes a Thief [Explicit]
5:34
81
Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia) [feat. Rahsaan & Gerard Presencer]
Us3 feat. Rahsaan & Gerard Presencer - Hand On The Torch
4:38
82
Wash Your Face In My Sink
Dream Warriors - And Now The Legacy Begins
3:40
83
I Wish (Radio Edit)
Skee-lo - I Wish
4:12
84
Make 'Em Say Ugh [feat. Silkk The Shocker & Mia x & Fiend] [Explicit]
Master P feat. Silkk The Shocker, Mia X & Fiend - Ghetto D [Explicit]
5:06
85
Definition [Explicit]
Black Star - Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star [Explicit]
3:26
86
They Reminisce over You (Single Version)
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth - Mecca And The Soul Brother [Explicit]
4:46
87
Ms. Fat Booty [Explicit]
Mos Def - Black On Both Sides [Explicit]
3:43
88
Back In The Day (Remix)
Ahmad Lewis - A Rap Collection [Explicit]
5:03
89
I Used to Love H.E.R. [Explicit]
Common - Resurrection [Explicit]
4:38
90
Drop The Needle (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit]
Maestro - Urban Landmarks 1989-2005 (Explicit Version)
5:45
91
Smile [Explicit]
Scarface - The Untouchable [Explicit]
5:00
92
Gone Till November
Wyclef Jean - Wyclef Jean presents The Carnival featuring Refugee Allstars
3:27
93
You Got Me [feat. Erykah Badu & Eve] [Explicit]
The Roots & Tariq Trotter feat. Erykah Badu & Eve - Things Fall Apart [Explicit]
4:19
94
Whoa! [Explicit]
Black Rob - Life Story [Explicit]
3:58
95
Po Pimp [Explicit]
Do or Die - Picture This [Explicit]
3:54
96
Luchini AKA This Is It
Camp Lo - Uptown Saturday Night [Explicit]
4:00