Happy Mother’s Day: 13 Momma Tribute Songs

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  • dondakanye
    If there's ever an acceptable time for rappers to let their guard down and show a sensitive side, it's been in the line of honoring their mothers. From introspective rappers like Mos Def to goofballs like Mac Miller, emcees from all walks of life have partaken in bigging up the most important woman of their life. And rightfully so. So join us, as <i>XXL</i> takes a look back at some of the most heart warming tribute songs for mom. — <i>XXL Staff </i>(@XXLStaff)
  • Nas Dance
    Nas "Dance," <i>God's Son</i> (2002)
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  • Ghostface All that i got is you
    Ghostface Killah "All That I Got Is You," <i> Ironman</i> (1996)
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  • mos def umi says
    Mos Def "Umi Says," <i>Black On Both Sides </i> (1999)
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  • PAc Dear mama
    Tupac "Dear Mama," <i>Me Against The World</i> (1995)
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  • GIF
    Jay-Z "Momma Loves Me," <i>The Blueprint</i> (2001)
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  • Warren G My Momma
    Warren G "My Momma (Ola Mae)" <i>I Want It All</i> (1999)
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  • Mom Praying Beanie
    Beanie Sigel featuring Scarface "Mom Praying," <i>The Reason </i> (2001)
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  • Tech 9 mama nem
    Tech N9ne "Mama Nem," <i>All 6's And 7's</i> (2001)
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  • kanye hey mama
    Kanye West "Hey Mama," <i> Late Registration</i> (2005)
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  • mac miller ill be there
    Mac Miller "I'll Be There," <i> Best Day Ever </i> (2011)
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  • Canibus i honor you
    Canibus "I Honor You," <i>Can-I-Bus</i> (1998)
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  • Saigon
    Saigon "If (My Mommy," <i>Warning Shots</i> (2004)
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  • Snoop Dogg I Love My Momma
    Snoop Dogg "I Love My Momma," <i>No Limit Top Dogg</i> (1999)
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  • ThaKid

    Missed the best of them all. Angel by Flipsyde

  • http://xxlmag.com jmoney

    what happen 2 goodie mob?

  • kaemills15

    I was hoping to see O Trice ‘Dont Come Down’, great beat, great story, all around nasty song …

  • http://www.youngsimba.net Paul

    You forgot LL Cool J – Big Momma

  • Angel

    forgot Chance The Rapper – Hey Ma

  • JRich

    Mama Nem came out in 2011…not 2001. Lol