TOP FIVE GREATEST HIP HOP MOVIES OF ALL TIME!

In honor of the record breaking N.W.A. movie "Straight Outta' Compton" today we are counting down the Top Five Greatest Hip Hop Movies Of All Time!

#5) House Party 

Why it’s good:  Kid N Play, Robin Harris and Martin Lawrence in the Hip Hop Equivalent to Can’t Hardly Wait.

#4)  CB4

Why it’s good:  Spinal Tap meets Rap Movie with a Young Chris Rock. 

#3)  Hustle & Flow

Why it’s good:  Surprisingly strong rap music plus DJ Qualls does his best Macklemore impression in this one…

#2)  Tupac: Resurrection

Why it’s good:  As if we needed more proof that Tupac Shakur is still alive, here he narrates his own documentary including his life and death from 2003. 

#1) 8 Mile

Why it’s good:  As if Eminem needed to prove he has more talent, he starred in this Academy Award nominated film about a white rapper from Detroit who makes it off the streets to find success in the Rap World.  Not much of a stretch for Eminem, but he definitely played himself better than 50 Cent in Get Rich or Die Trying…