“Rapper’s Delight” by Sugarhill Gang, “In Da Club” by 50 Cent and “Started From the Bottom” by Drake are a few popular hip hop songs. All three continue to make the lists of best hip hop songs.
Both VH1 and Rolling Stone rate “Rapper’s Delight” and “In Da Club” as two of the greatest hip hop songs of all time. “Rapper’s Delight” continues to be referenced in popular culture, including on “Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” and “The Muppets.”
“Started from the Bottom” was ranked number seven on the Billboard hip hop charts for 2013. Other popular hip hop songs by Drake, or songs featuring Drake, include “Hold On, We’re Going Home” and “Pop That.”