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Do you remember your favorite rap songs from ? This roundup of the best songs from that year might bring back memories of your favorites and introduce you to a few you missed. Backed by Kanye West's thunderous bass concoction, Jay-Z brushes the dirt off his shoulder and hurls a curve ball at Noah Gallagher. The drum-powered "Jockin' Jay-Z" is a buzz cut from " Blueprint 3. Hip-hop and soul converge beautifully on this nostalgic single from Amanda Diva's criminally underrated "Life Experience" EP. Good music truly does flow in the Yancey family. Illa J, the year old brother of late hip-hop icon J Dilla, is working relentlessly to keep the Yancey flag flying high. He holds his own on this nostalgic smash from the Dilla-produced debut album, "Yancey Boys.
The nice weather is long gone—the ostensibly immutable Los Angeles sun blotted by kidney colored clouds and cold rain. So Prafit's ode to the sizzle of July feels like an antique postcard documenting endless light, chicken breasts smothered in BBQ sauce, and basement parties. Disco Vietnam's beat sounds invincible like summer: celestial choirs, twinkling xylephones that sound like the ice cream man's siren, primary colors blending. The answer lies in the coda—Prafit pausing, reflecting that when the weather's this nice you don't want it to stop.
Lil Wayne 's song " Lollipop ", featuring Static Major , from his sixth studio album Tha Carter III ascended to number one on May 10, and remained at the peak for a further five consecutive weeks. Jazmine Sullivan succeeded Rihanna with her song " Need U Bad ", from her debut studio album Fearless , for four consecutive weeks. Sasha Fierce , , which ascended to number one on November 29, a position it held for the remainder of the year.