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Best Rap Poems

Below are the all-time best Rap poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of rap poems written by PoetrySoup members


Rap God
Steps up to the mic and loses his cool
acts like a fool, way too cool for school
flunked out twice 
wasn't raised to be nice 
but...

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Categories: addiction, boy, confidence, rap,
Form: Lyric



Mumble Rap
8/20/17

Yuhhh
Uhhhh-Huhhhh
Aduhhh

Yuhhh
Uhhhh-Huhhh
Aduhhh

Yuhhh 
Uhhh -Huhhh
Aduhhh

Yuhhh 
Uhhh-Huhhh
Aduhhh...

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Categories: rap, dark, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Trim Trimmer Chicken Dinner Winner
I don’t know tic tac toe
so I rhyme this with flow,
showing Nick Nac knows 
how to serve the perfect dose.

Measuring the rhymes
like I’m pleasuring the...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: rap, character, confidence, cool, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
my only hope
I fell asleep one dreary day
I lost my will, I lost my way
I ran from all I ever knew
And feared the call I was supposed...

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Categories: faith, life, rap, slam,
Form: Rhyme
A Man Under Stress, A collaboration with Francis Crasto
My appreciation Francis Crasto for allowing me to collaborate with you as your 'psychiatrist' on ‘A MAN UNDER STRESS’- A great sequel to your recent...

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Categories: humor, rap, stress,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Rime of The Swarthy Bard
Math, physics, English, and so on—
    alas, are tiresome!
All the professors here go on 
    with a prime axiom....

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Categories: humor, rap, satire, student,
Form: Bio
8 Mile Style
8MILE8MILE    .     .     .     .     ....

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Categories: career, humor, music, rap,
Form: Lyric
Trayvon Brown
Walk with me,

Don't...SHOOT, 
cuz I don't wanna die young, 
I wanna grow old and have 
a daughter or a son, or maybe both, 
to live...

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Categories: rap, black african american, community,
Form: Rhyme
Always Yours
(Meant to be read fast like rapping)

I’m trying to place all your beauty and grace

And to chase and embrace every memory that ever was

Hunting past...

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Categories: love, rap, soulmate,
Form: Free verse
Thoughts On MGK EMINEM diss, it's just what I noticed
Beard looks weird,
that's a lyrical genius to be feared,
you wrote a 6 year song and got the facts wrong,
fired with the hair and safety still...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hip hop, humorous, rap,
Form: Rhyme
Birds eye self surveillance
Theres a man in the sky, can you see him hiding, crouching behind the grey mist rising. 
Thunder and lightning seems to guide him to...

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Categories: rap, 7th grade, blue, change,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member hypocrisy democracy and the seven day weekend
we have fences around our homes
locks on doors
bars across windows
video cameras-motion detectors
and panic rooms
to protect the only sanctuary that we have
even heaven has a gate...

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Categories: america, corruption, rap, truth,
Form: Free verse
Rejected
12/21/19


Not going to pretend it
I've been feeling rejected
And disrespected
Nothing I said and did
Was effective
Time I take a sedative
Or maybe 10 of them

Was fine one minute...

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Categories: rap, dark, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Inspired by Slim Shady
You can probably tell I've always been inspired by Slim Shady 
By the way I rhyme words and the fact my pen's crazy
I'm the equivalent...

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© Alex Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: rap, fun, funny, inspiration, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Sickening
7/9/20
"Sickening"

This is sickening
And quickening
Not at all, what I was envisioning
Nobody listening
Most chickening
Fidgeting
And limiting
Themselves to the point of being crippling
The effects rippling
And tripling
On top of it,...

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Categories: dark, deep, poetry, rap,
Form: Rhyme
Perception
Just when I thought you knew me well
You're bothered by what circulates and surely I can tell
I know you heard about Georgia peach, i.e. Ashley
I...

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Categories: friendship, girl, love, rap,
Form: Rhyme
Before and After
Bust to the extreme 
And collide with your foes 
Be ruthless and heartless
When smash on them hoes 
Leave no stone unturned 
When your searching for...

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Categories: rap, anger, conflict, crazy, hip
Form: Rhyme
Love or Help
You live to love,
When you love to give.
That life you never had
Like forever, had no wealth.
Still had a hand to help.

All I have is
dreams for...

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Categories: rap, hip hop, hope, inspiration,
Form: Acrostic
A friend
Who else, if not a friend,
turns up to rap and rend?

Volodymyr Knyr
2014...

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Categories: betrayal, friend, humorous, rap,
Form: Couplet
Make this life easy
How long will it take for you to see
Life is just an illusion, it’s gonna pass eventually
The flesh is just a lie
Eventually you’re gonna die
But...

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Categories: rap, how i feel, lost
Form: Lyric
Reason
You're the reason I love this music,
You're the reason I joined the movement.
Five shots in one night,
Sweat after a big fight,
We're just living life.
The stage...

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Categories: dedication, inspiration, rap,
Form: Lyric
Rhythm i
Old ideas, more like character defects--
no way to pay bills or get paychecks.
Mind-aching explosion,
put up the road blocks,
ticking like a time bomb or a grandfather...

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Categories: change, dedication, future, rap,
Form: Rhyme
RENEGADES FOREVA
  Renegades Foreva!

Renegade teenage rage babes 
thinkin’ they all grown, all knowin’ 
when they seedlin’s barely sown
bleedin’ teenage angst with teenage crankst
always rhymin’ and...

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Categories: growing up, rap, slam,
Form: Free verse
DOLLAR SIGN OF THE TIMES
I aint got no money and I'm goin' down fast

My heads in the toilet and my life's in the trash

I wish I had a penny...

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Categories: august, poverty, rap,
Form: Lyric
Not another day

Impulsive or compulsive

Either way it's not conducive

Living with this disorder

Can't be good for my liver

Obsessions, when do they stop?

Compulsions, when do I stop?

Let me illustrate...

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Categories: rap, anger, angst, anxiety, confusion,
Form: Rhyme