Motivational hip hop songs

I was trying to compile a playlist of the best motivational hip hop songs. Not ones that pump you up like crazy, but ones that can motivate you to go out and work/study.

Any recommendations?

February 22nd, 2013
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Phonte — Who Loves You More
J. Cole — Crunch Time
Nas — Black Zombies
Common — They Say
Kendrick Lamar — I Wanna Be Heard


February 22nd, 2013
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Via lyrics or beat? I am assuming lyrics, as it’s not to pump you up

February 22nd, 2013

@Eww_is_that_him Love them tunes especially “I wanna be heard-”

Any more??

February 22nd, 2013

Yeah bro some of my all time favorites as well.

Jay Electronica — Somethin' To Hold
Kanye West — Never Let Me Down
Dead Prez — Hip Hop
Marvin Gaye — What’s Going On?
India Arie — God Is Real
D' Angelo — Africa
The Roots — Return To Innocence Lost (Ursula Rucker Poem)
Nas — 2nd Childhood
Pretty much anything by The Coup, especially “Me And Jesus The Pimp"
Lupe Fiasco — Always Shine
Immortal Technique — Dance With The Devil and anything else he puts out lol.

Need anymore?

February 22nd, 2013
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Blackstar — Thieves In The Night

February 22nd, 2013

You’re A Faggot by Anonymous

February 22nd, 2013

Bruh, why do you start shit on everybody’s post?

February 22nd, 2013

cuz hes lonely

February 22nd, 2013

@Eww_Is_That_Him Good stuff. Keep em coming. Im looking for stuff similar to J Cole — “Rise above” and “Crunch time” or Kendrick Lamar — Cut you off. Thanks bro

February 22nd, 2013

guwop nigga

February 22nd, 2013

Okay cool.

Jay Z — Meet The Parents
Nas — Daughters
Little Brother — All For You
Common — It’s Your World
Capital STEEZ — Free The Robots
Big KRIT — Free My Soul
Outkast — Jazzy Belle , Synthesizer
Talib Kweli — I Try
Mos Def — Mr. Nigga
NWA — Niggaz 4 Life
Slum Village — Fall In Love

February 22nd, 2013