Top 54 Best Hip Hop Songs for WeddingsMatt Campbell

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These are the Best Hip Hop Songs for Weddings to get people on the dance floor! Hip hop style of music is created from African music. For all intensive purposes rap music can be intertwined as hip hop music. Rapping is a vocal style in which the vocalist speaks lyrically, in rhyme and verse. The creation of hip hop has been accredited to Keith Cowboy of the music group Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five.

Hip-Hop beginnings in the 70’s entail block parties in New York City in which DJs would isolate percussion breaks of popular songs. Turntable techniques, playing records, beat mixing/matching, and beat juggling eventually developed along with the breaks, creating a base that could be rapped over. Hip-hop was predominantly popular in New York City in the 70’s. It did not grow its internship until the 80s with new styles of hip-hop.

There are many claims on the first hip hop recording. However, our favorite is to be The Sugarhill Gang’s Rapper’s Delight from 1979. The lyrical content of hip hop evolved from the 70’s to metaphorical lyrics over more complex, multi-layered instrumentals. Artists such as Chuck D and KRS-ONE revolutionized hip-hop by transforming it into a more mature art form. Hip hop from the 80’s and into the new decade formed into many genres including east coast and west coast hip hop, gangsta rap, new school hip hop, world and crunk.

Our Top 5 Best Hip Hop Songs for Wedding Receptions: 1) Hey Ya! – Outkast, 2) Whoomp! There It Is – Tag Team, 3) In Da Club – 50 Cent, 4) It Takes Two – Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock, 5) Electric Slide – Grandmaster Slice

2 Pac – California Love
50 Cent – In Da Club
69 Boyz – Tootsee Roll
B.o.B. – Airplanes
Baby Bash w/T-Pain – Cyclone
Beastie Boys – Fight For Your Right
Black Eyed Peas – Boom Boom Pow
Cali Swag District – Teach Me How to Dougie
Chingy – Right Thurr
Coolio – Fantastic Voyage
Digital Underground – The Humpty Dance
Far East Movement – Like A G6
Flo Rida – Good Feeling
Flo Rida – I Cry
Flo Rida – Low
Flo Rida – Right Round
Flo Rida – Whistle
Flo Rida – Wild Ones
Flo Rida featuring David Guetta – Club Can’t Handle Me
Freak Nasty – Da Dip
Grandmaster Slice – Electric Slide
House Of Pain – Jump Around
Jagged Edge – Let’s Get Married
Jay-Z with Alicia Keys – Empire State Of Mind
Kanye West – Gold Digger
Kanye West – Stronger
Nelly – Hot In Herre
Nelly – Just A Dream
Nelly & Tim McGraw – Over & Over
Nicki Minaj – Starships
Nicki Minaj – Super Bass
Notorious B.I.G. – Big Poppa
Outkast – Hey Ya!
Outkast – The Way You Move
Quad City DJ’s – C’mon N’ Ride It (The Train)
Rihanna w/Jay-Z – Umbrella
Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock – It Takes Two
Salt ‘N Pepa – Push It
Salt ‘N Pepa – Whatta Man
Sir Mix-A-Lot – Baby Got Back
Snoop Dogg – Drop It Like It’s Hot
Snoop Doggy Dogg – Who Am I (What’s My Name)
Sugar Hill Gang – Rapper’s Delight
T.I. – Live Your Life
T.I. – Whatever You Like
Tag Team – Whoomp! There It Is
Terror Squad – Lean Back
The Notorious B.I.G. – Mo Money Mo Problems
Timberland – The Way I Are
Tone-Loc – Funky Cold Medina
Tone-Loc – Wild Thing
Trey Songz feat. Nicki Minaj – Bottoms Up
V.I.C. – Wobble
Young MC – Bust A Move
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