Pump Up Rap Songs

Names of rap songs
Music has the power to transform your mood, influence your mind and behavior. It can bring a smile to your lips or even well up tears in your eyes. Some songs have the ability to get you energized and excited which can help before a game or a workout. Are you looking for such peppy pump up rap songs that will no doubt help, lift your spirits? Then here they are.
It is said music has an ability to alter our thoughts and touch our soul. We all go through times where we want to feel especially 'pumped up', be it before a game or hitting the gym. One of the best ways to get one's mind, body and spirit ready for some high intensity action is by listening to motivating or inspirational music. One such genre of music is pump up rap songs. The beat and lyrics in some of these pump up rap songs may seem self-centered and pompous in nature, but that is what builds one's confidence, uplifts and empowers a person to begin a workout or start a game with enthusiasm and verve. Before we begin enlisting the best pump up rap songs, some of you may not agree or like the selection of numbers given below because when it comes to music everybody is opinionated.

Top 5 Pump Up Rap Songs of All-Time

Till I Collapse ~ Eminem
Victory ~ Notorious BIG Ft. Puff Daddy & Busta Rhymes
Heart of a Champion ~ Nelly
Can't be touched ~ Roy Jones
Foundation ~ Xzibit
Sports-specific

Basketball
Mind on the Road ~ Rev Run
Independent's Day ~ Royce Da 5'9"
Ghost ~ Tupac
Dynasty Intro ~ Jay-Z
X Gonna Give It To Ya ~ DMX
Speedin' ~ Rick Ross
Hate Me Now ~ Nas
Mama Said Knock You Out ~ LL Cool J
Turn It Up ~ Chamillionaire
Remember the Name ~ Fort Minor
Get Back [Remix] ~ Ludacris ft. Sum 41
Presidential ~ Youngbloodz
Gangsta Rap Made Me Do It ~ Ice Cube
Get Buck In Here ~ DJ Felli Fel ft Akon, Diddy, Ludacris

Football
Lose Yourself ~ Eminem
That's Right ~ Tupac
Long Story Short ~ Black Milk
I Put On for My City ~ Young Jeezy
Wicked ~ Ice Cube
2 Step [Remix] ~ DJ Unk
Flirtin' with Disaster ~ Molly Hatchet
Here Comes the Boom ~ Nelly
Pump it Up ~ Joe Budden
Quick To Back Down ~ Bravehearts, Lil Jon, Nas
I got it ~ Gorilla Zoe
Money in the Bank ~ Lil Scrappy

Hockey
Bang Your Head ~ Gravediggaz
Got Money ~ Lil Wayne
Let it Rock ~ Kevil Rudolf and Lil Wayne
Won't back down ~ Eminem feat Pink
Go To Church ~ Ice Cube
Let's Go ~ Trick Daddy
Fight The Power ~ Public Enemy
Break Stuff ~ Limp Bizkit
Karaoke ~ T-Pain
U Don't Know [Remix] ~ Jay Z Ft. M.O.P.
Fireman ~ Lil Wayne
I Can Ride My Bike With No Handlebars ~ Flobots

Other Popular Pump Up Tracks

Here's a list of some more pump up tracks that are not rap songs, but are still worth a mention as they too can trigger that sudden rush of energy, that you were looking for just before a game or during an exercise routine.

NBA on NBC Theme - Roundball Rock
Enter Sandman ~ Metallica
Thunderstruck ~ AC/DC
Down with the Sickness ~ Disturbed
Jump Around ~ House of Pain
Diamond Eyes ~ Shinedown
Bodies ~ Drowning Pool
My Hero ~ Foo Fighters
In the Ayer ~ Flo Rida
With Me ~ Sum 41
Tetris ~ DaCaV5
Nickelback ~ Animals
Cavo ~ Champagne
Chinese Democracy ~ Guns N' Roses
Diamond in the Rough ~ Airborne
As I Lay Dying ~ Reflections
Freestylers ~ Bomfunk MC's
Going Under ~ Evanescence
Holy Diver ~ Killswitch Engage
I Don't Care ~ Apocalyptica
Kickstart My Heart ~ Mötley Crüe
Never Scared Remix ~ Bone Crusher
Party Like A Rockstar Remix ~ Shop Boyz
Weezer ~ Pork and Beans
Puddle of Mudd ~ Psycho
Pump It ~ The Black Eyed Peas
Jet Black Stare ~ Ready to Roll
Rock N' Roll Train ~ AC/DC
The Anthem ~ Good Charlotte
The Second Coming ~ Juelz Santana
Highway To Hell ~ AC/DC
I'm The King ~ Game
Fortunate Son ~ Creedence Clearwater Revival
Don't Stop ~ Fleetwood Mac
Down In The Park ~ Foo Fighters
Cars ~ Gary Numan
In Bloom ~ Nirvana
Nobody's Real ~ Powerman 5000
Shake Hands With Beef ~ Primus
Black Bugs ~ Regurgitator
Orange Crush ~ R.E.M.
Black Hole Sun ~ Soundgarden
Veruca Salt ~ Seether
We Ready ~ Archie Eversole
You're Going to Go Far, Kid ~ The Offspring
The Show Goes On ~ Lupe Fiasco

Maybe you won't like all of these tracks, even if you don't, you're sure to enjoy listening to this great selection of rap tracks. So, choose your favorites and add them to your playlist and groove to the tunes for that extra energy and play your game, naturally.
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