ROLLING STONES TOP 50 HIP HOP SONGS OF ALL TIME
Posted 12/6/2012 10:00:00 AM

"Rolling Stone" is revealing their list of the Top 50 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time in this week's issue.  And the top spot goes to GRANDMASTER FLASH'S "The Message", which was released in 1982.

GMF

 

"Rolling Stone" described the song as, quote, "The first to tell, with hip-hop's rhythm and vocal force, the truth about modern inner-city life in America."

Here's the Top 10, which includes NO tracks from the past 18 years.

 

 

1.)  "The Message"Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five  (1982)

 

 

2.)  "Rapper's Delight"Sugarhill Gang  (1979)

 

3.)  "Planet Rock"Afrika Bambaataa & the Soul Sonic Force  (1982)

 

4.)  "Sucker M.C.'s"Run-DMC  (1983)

 

5.)  "Mind Playing Tricks on Me"Geto Boys  (1991)

 

6.)  "Nuthin' But a 'G' Thang"Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg  (1992)

 

7.)  "Fight the Power"Public Enemy  (1989)

 

8.)  "Juicy"Notorious B.I.G.  (1994)

 

9.)  "Straight Outta Compton"N.W.A.  (1988)

 

10.)  "Paid in Full"Erik B. & Rakim  (1988)

 

SEE ENTIRE TOP 50 HERE

Posted By: Kendall B  

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