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Hip Hop Poems | Examples of Hip Hop Poetry

Hip Hop Poems. Below are examples of poems about hip hop. This list of hip hop poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of hip hop poetry. This list of works about hip hop is an excellent resource for examples on how to write hip hop poems.

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List of Hip Hop Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
It Reads Like A Rap Nick Trim Rhyme hip hop, humorous, nonsense,
What happened to Hip-Hop Alex Duffy Free verse growth, hip hop, history,
A Tribute To Eminem Nick Trim Rhyme hip hop, rap, tribute,
MGK Diss, Picking The Lyrics Apart And Taking A Shot Nick Trim Rhyme celebrity, hip hop, rap,
Thoughts On MGK diss, it's just what I noticed Nick Trim Rhyme hip hop, humorous, rap,
Drip Drop Todd Aguilar Jr. Lyric corruption, grief, hip hop,
7 Minute Reply, Battle Rap With Brenda Chiri Nick Trim Rhyme funny, giggle, hip hop,
Not Afraid - Eminem Parody, Verse 1 and 2 Nick Trim Free verse hip hop, parody, rap,
Slammed Slam Nick Trim Rhyme hip hop, rap, slam,
Daft From Bath Nick Trim Rhyme hip hop, england, funny, giggle, hilarious,

These Same MC's, Moulded Clay
by Nick Trim
You look stupid in videos on phones at the start,
it doesn't make you look badmans calling women a tart,
when I see those skits I think...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: england, hip hop, home,

Tired of rappers bragging
by Alex Duffy
I'm tired of rappers bragging about things that make no sense
We get it, you're going to have sex with our girls because you're unable to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, discrimination, fun, funny, hilarious,

soul on fire
by Michelle Edwards
ima liar liar
my soul is on fire
no more church
no preacher
no more choir
if christ come
we get the gasoline
and the lighter
they say he walked on water
but can...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: atheist, destiny, hip hop,

nostilgia with Hashi the Harlot
by Allan Terry
haashi the harlot
has a faucet
she has water to drink
hashi got basins
and soap in her basin
 and clothes to wash away
her stink

but it could be better
spend...

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Classicism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, art, business, film, hip

Resurrection
by Nick Trim
(Chorus)
You think you've got swagger but really you hobble,
you've got the jet lagger and you're drunk so you wobble,
don't start on me mate 'cus I...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, humorous, power,

FGY PROBLEM
by Jimmi Canada
What is that whip?
Why is it more than a few seconds to me,
when I couldn't even breathe,
or figure it was peace,
not a warning,
a lulliby for...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, appreciation, city, clothes, color,

Speech Punk
by Kenny Gwena
I'm a speech punk; kind of a menace
Not sure if the word is permissible in these parts
But that's the word I need
So flush that. Life,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, rap,

B28-P8-8 WAITING FOR YOU
by Jerry Wells
POEM 8 WAITING FOR YOU 



WAITING FOR YOU IF ONLY I HAD THE GUTS TO TELL YOU HOW I FEEL. 

WAITING FOR YOU I WOULD...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, 9th grade, appreciation, assonance,

Who Shot 2Pac
by Nick Trim
Remember that commercial tool,
that fool Ja Rule.
The miniature 2Pac image imitator,
packaged and bought up but in no way similar.

Was Suge or the Illuminati really behind...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, business, corruption, death, hip

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Not Like That Surely
by Caren Krutsinger
I watch women leave with assorted bodies, bulky purses, proudly displaying their newly-done up rainbow hair, blue streak hair, purple yarn hair, six braid in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hair, hip hop, self,

Not Afraid Part 3
by Nick Trim
So I wrote this rhyme just for me,
to ignite self belief, 
and get me out of this sea,
I'm a swim the sea 'til I reach...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, anxiety, confidence, courage, depression,

I'm Here To Murder Mumble Rap, censored for Soup
by Nick Trim
All these muffled mumble mouths are farting gas,
with a less complex range than an enslaved ass,
inspiration sadly discarded as they spas,
the rap I grew up...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, rap,

Not Afraid Part 2
by Nick Trim
I keep trying to fight but everyday it gets worse,
I'm trying to carve out a path but it hurts 
and I loop around to where...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, anxiety, character, depression, hip

Not Afraid Part 1
by Nick Trim
This cannot repeat or loop around anymore, in my direction,
I've had the wind kicked out of my sails, due to depression.
And everyday 
I hide away...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, change, character, depression, hip

I am in a Paradox
by Todd Aguilar Jr.
I am in a paradox with visions of backwards clocks
knee high socks people popped with chicken pocks
the purple elephant has entered the room full of...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: analogy, deep, hip hop,

The Trim Shady Show
by Nick Trim
I feel if you want to steal my limelight
then you had best learn to rhyme tight,
and double up your rhyme with each line 
like mine...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, rap,

Big Ego
by Nick Trim
He's got a big ego,
he keeps offending people,
he scoops the same scoop,
and round and round we loop,
until the bubble pops
and the world sees him flop,
reject...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, life, perspective,

It's Two Days After Thursday
by Nick Trim
Enter the Everest that devastates,
he never ever rests and he demonstrates,
how the greatness activates traits
that forever feed hate,
into enemies with envious jealousy
and sad little nul...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, me, rap,

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dancing with words
by millard lowe

cue words:

motions
to ebony tuned
rhythms
slicing stolen space
with sable 
circuitous undulations
to lexical intoxications
of syllabic tones
hip cupping
silent scribed screams
of euphoric meters—
hearts jazz bopping
hip hopping 
on tranquil winds
of peace...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dance, hip hop, imagery,

Ready for war
by Alex Duffy
The weight on my shoulders is more heavy than yours 
Bipolar so I'll never be steady and secure
My pen will leave Michael Myers, Jason Voorhees...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: hip hop, anger, deep, emotions, hip