Week in and week out, there are plenty of brand-new rap songs, no matter the time of year. It can be really difficult to stay aware of what's out and also what's hot, so XXL decided to make things much easier for you. Instead of sorting out nearly everything that released this week, we've narrowed it down to strictly the best of the week, saving you plenty of time.

Expect to see selections from the established stars, the next wave of new talent, the up-and-comers and everyone else in between. If your song is fire enough to beat the competition, it'll take one of the weekly spots. You can trust us on this one; follow our lead and you'll never get laughed off the aux cord again. Your friends will finally trust you with playlists; it'll be wonderful. In addition to that, you can check back every week for the latest and greatest tracks. You'll always have somewhere to turn to each week, being sure to find some songs you'll dig.

Enjoy this week's list, featuring new songs from Rick Ross and Meek Mill ("Dead Last" featuring Fabolous and Vory), YoungBoy Never Broke Again ("Better Than Ever" featuring Rod Wave), Jack Harlow ("Lovin On Me") and more. See you next week.

  • "Dead Last"

    Rick Ross and Meek Mill featuring Vory and Fabolous
  • "Better Than Ever"

    YoungBoy Never Broke Again featuring Rod Wave
  • "Lovin On Me"

    Jack Harlow
  • "I'm Kodak"

  • "Long Story Short"

    Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz
  • "Best Side"

    Lola Brooke
  • "Van Cleef Island"

    Trippie Redd
  • "Clocked In"

    Larry June and Cardo
  • "Yonce Freestyle"

    Kevin Gates featuring Sexyy Red and B.G.
  • "Nightmares"

    Chris Brown featuring Byron Messia
  • "What's The Move?"

    The Kid Laroi featuring Future and BabyDrill
  • "First Day Out"

  • "OK"

    Busta Rhymes, Cool and Dre featuring Young Thug

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