20 Great Rap Songs Ruined by White People

Eminem "Lose Yourself" (2002)

Album: Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture 8 Mile
Producer: Eminem, Jeff Bass
Label: Shady, Aftermath, Interscope

Did this become Em's biggest song because the rest of his catalog was too funky? In the decade since its release, this record has become the go-to "triumphant victory" song. As good as this song is, there's no real reason it belongs on a party playlist, where Eminem's struggle becomes the struggle of a drunk guy to keep beer in his cup while losing himself in the music. Close your eyes for maximum "feeling it" vibes.

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