My Top 100 Songs of 2021

Though 2021 has just concluded, it is never to late for the end of year lists. I will be kicking mine off with my Top 100 songs of the year. Some honorable mentions include LAW OF AVERAGES by Vince Staples, 16 by Baby Keem, and Fly As Me by Silk Sonic. Those among many others contributed to the great year we had for music, but were not among my top 100 despite my love for them.


100. Me Or Sum f/ Future & Lil Baby - Nardo Wick

99. Show U Off - Brent Faiyaz

98. True Story f/ Jay Rock & Jay Worthy - Isaiah Rashad

97. Stressed f/ J. Cole & T-Shyne - Young Thug

96. Wu For The Children - Nas

95. Demands - G Herbo

94. Black Illuminati f/ Jadakiss - Freddie Gibbs

93. Close - J. Cole

92. BELIEVE f/ Don Toliver - Maxo Krean

91. Wat U Sed f/ Iamdoechii & Kal Banx - Isaiah Rashad

90. Point And Kill - Little Simz

89. MASSA - Tyler, The Creator

88. BANKROLL f/ A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky - BROCKHAMPTON

87. Outlawz f/ 21 Savage & Jazmine Sullivan - Rick Ross

86. Hey Auntie f/ Slick Rick - IDK

85. Brickmile To Montana f/ Benny The Butcher - Boldy James & The Alchemist

84. issues - Baby Keem

83. 95 South - J. Cole

82. Clash f/ Stormzy - Dave

81. Grace f/ Jae Skeese - Conway The Machine

80. DAM! DAM! DAM! - JPEGMAFIA

79. TAKE ME HOME f/ Foushee - Vince Staples

78. Die Slow f/ Strick - Young Thug

77. Nas Is Good - Nas

76. Illegal Search And Seizure - Boldy James & The Alchemist

75. Spiral - 21 Savage

74. Take My Breath - The Weeknd

73. Knees - Injury Reserve

72. EVERY CHANCE I GET f/ Lil Baby & Lil Durk - DJ Khaled

71. COUNT ON ME f/ A$AP Rocky - BROCKHAMPTON

70. Gang Signs f/ ScHoolboy Q - Freddie Gibbs

69. Note To Self f/ Big Sean, Wale, Joey Bada$$ & Hit-Boy - Russ

68. 40-16 Building - Nas

67. Life Is Like A Dice Game f/ Cordae & Freddie Gibbs - Nas

66. Amari - J. Cole

65. Stupid / Asking - Young Thug

64. TOWN CRIER - MAVI

63. Wants And Needs f/ Lil Baby - Drake

62. Get Down - Still Woozy

61. Hurricane f/ Lil Baby & The Weeknd - Kanye West

60. Free f/ Big KRIT, Snoop Dogg & DJ Premier - Russ

59. THE LIGHT PT. 2 - BROCKHAMPTON

58. When Tony Met Sosa - Benny The Butcher & Harry Fraud

57. Tabula Rasa f/ Armand Hammer - Earl Sweatshirt

56. Both Sides Of A Smile f/ James Blake - Dave

55.Forever Waiting For You At My Window - Pouya

54. WHAT I LOOK LIKE f/ Freddie Gibbs - Maxo Kream

53. WILSHIRE - Tyler, The Creator

52. driver's license - Olivia Rodrigo

51. Overall f/ Chinx - Benny The Butcher & Harry Fraud

50. Survivor's Guilt - Dave

49. MAZZA f/ A$AP Rocky - Slowthai

48. 2010 - Earl Sweatshirt

47. Forever Ago - Big Ghost Ltd & Conway The Machine

46. INDUSTRY BABY f/ Jack Harlow - Lil Nas X

45. Vogue cover f/ Stove God Cooks - Westside Gunn

44. Headshots (4r Da Locals) - Isaiah Rashad

43. Miracle Baby f/ MAVI - The Alchemist

42. Kiss Me More f/ SZA - Doja Cat

41. Sandman - A$AP Rocky

40. Jail f/ JAY-Z - Kanye West

39. Introvert - Little Simz

38. Hell On Earth, Pt. 2 f/ Benny The Butcher & Conway The Machine - Westside Gunn

37. Pride Is The Devil f/ Lil Baby - J. Cole

36. Kenny - Still Woozy

35. Claudine f/ Che Noir - Ransom & Rome Streetz

34. I Love You, I Hate You - Little Simz

33. happier - Olivia Rodrigo

32. The Stellar Ray Theory - Mach-Hommy

31. Range Brothers f/ Kendrick Lamar - Baby Keem

30. Wave Gods f/ A$AP Rocky & DJ Premier - Nas

29. HOT WIND BLOWS f/ Lil Wayne - Tyler, The Creator

28. You Ain't Never Been Blu(e) - Blu

27. Skegee - JID

26. Put On A Smile - Silk Sonic

25. Jesus Lord f/ Jay Electronica - Kanye West

24. Moments - Nas

23. traitor - Olivia Rodrigo

22. HB2U - Isaiah Rashad

21. SICK! NERVOUS! AND BROKE! - JPEGMAFIA

20. Gravity f/ Tyler, The Creator - Brent Faiyaz

19. Scatter Brain f/ JID & Ludacris - Conway The Machine

18. Donuts f/ UMI - Isaiah Rashad

17. Store Run - Nas

16. BUZZCUT f/ Danny Brown - BROCKHAMPTON

15. deja vu - Olivia Rodrigo

14. Leave The Door Open - Silk Sonic

13. Heart Attack - Dave

12. Let Go My Hand f/ 6LACK & Bas - J. Cole

11. THE LIGHT - BROCKHAMPTON

10. WOODEN NICKELS - Mach-Hommy

9. Hood Blues f/ Benny The Butcher, Conway The Machine & Westside Gunn - DMX

8. Bash money f/ Lil Wayne - Westside Gunn

7.My Life f/ 21 Savage & Morray - J. Cole

6. Nobody f/ Ms. Lauryn Hill - Nas

5. SWEET/ I THOUGHT YOU WANTED TO DANCE - Tyler, The Creator

4. Smoking Out The Window - Silk Sonic

3. Blu(e) World - Blu

2. Family Ties f/ Kendrick Lamar - Baby Keem

1. The Life Of The Party f/ Andre 3000 - Kanye West





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