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Readers’ Poll: The 10 Best Drake Songs

See which songs beat “Started From the Bottom” and “Hotline Bling”

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We asked our readers to vote for their favorite Drake songs. Here are the results.

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In less than a decade, Drake has become the most viral rapper of his generation. His lyrics become tattooable mottos, while his videos have become hits with Viners. Beyond the more humorous elements, he is also one of the most earnest voices in his genre, leaving many layers to uncover within his persona and a variety of songs and styles to parse through, so we asked our readers to vote for the best Drake song. Here are the results.

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 28: Drake performs during the Future Music Festival at Royal Randwick Racecourse on February 28, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

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“Over”

Drake was already a rising rap star before releasing his debut album Thank Me Later, but the LP's lead single, "Over," not only solidified that he was not going to be just some buzzy artist without staying power. Over a sweepingly cinematic beat — complete with a string arrangement — he sets the tone for his material to come, reflecting on his fame and past life as a young Torontonian and former child star.

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