There is nothing like a good motivational song to get you energized and refocused. Whether you are working through a deadline, getting amped up for an event, or working out and trying to keep the pace up, there are so many great ways that motivational music can keep you on the edge. If you are a fan of rap music, you will find that there are many motivational rap songs that not only have a strong beat to get you going, but also lyrics that can help you push through any situation. Update your playlist with these motivational songs to keep you going no matter what challenges you face.
“Started from the Bottom” — Drake
Canadian rapper Drake is known for creating some of the most popular songs in modern music today. His hit single “Started from the Bottom” is no exception to that standard. With the phrase “started from the bottom now we’re here,” repeated throughout the hit, it is easy to get motivated about working hard and reaching your goals whenever you listen to this song. More importantly, it has a catchy hook that are you are sure to be singing along to.
“Work Hard, Play Hard” — Wiz Khalifa
The title of this song truly does say it all. The motto of this monster hit from Wiz Khalifa is simple; work hard at whatever you do, and play and enjoy yourself with just as much passion. This song may have a bit of a party theme underlying it, but the message to approach everything you do with the same passion and vigor is what really stands out. Pair this message with a strong beat that is sure to power you through any workout or get you motivated, and you will find yourself playing this song time and time again.
“I Get Money” — 50 Cent
Rapper 50 Cent is known for his popular singles, but when it comes to his most motivational song there are none that can compare to “I Get Money.” In addition to being an upbeat song that most people simply can’t not sing along to, this hit also has a great message. If you really sit down and listen to the lyrics you will find that this song is one that can keep anyone focused and motivated to find their own success.
“Empire State of Mind” — Jay-Z ft. Alicia Keys
This song about Jay Z’s love of New York City was one of the biggest singles in the past ten years, but it is also one of the most uplifting and motivational songs of the past decade as well. With its undeniably catchy beat and motivational messages such as “there’s nothing we can’t do” as it talks about all the possibilities that await those visiting the Big Apple, we dare you to listen to this song and not come away with some extra pep in your step.
Keep these songs in mind whenever you are updating your music list. If you are a rap fan these are some of the best songs out there to give you a boost through your day.