Can you believe it’s been 10 years since hot rap tracks like “Gold Digger” and “Drop It Like Its Hot” have dropped?!?! Time flies, take a trip down memory lane and check out the top hip-hop songs of 2005. All in all, 2005 was one of hip hop’s more successful years on the Billboard charts. Even the songs that aren’t considered “hip hop” by definition, were sonically rap influenced. Country, pop, and rock music were all drawing inspiration from hip-hop’s dominating year. We had a hard time narrowing down the top 33 hip hop songs from 2005, so make sure to comment below if we missed any of your favorites! Hope you enjoy!
Check out our slideshow for the rap songs from ten years ago!.
No offense to today’s music, but there’s nothing better than throwback hip-hop. Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend by taking a trip down memory lane and looking back at hip-hop’s top songs from 2005! What do you think was the hottest track of ’05?