11 Hip Hop Performances That Blew Us Away on the Big Screen

These rappers stole the show.

The hype for the Tupac biopic All Eyez On Me is at an all time high as it hits theaters this weekend. Like many hip hop films, we are excited to see which classic hits from Pac’s discography will get brought to life for a cinematic gift for us rap heads. If we look into the past, hip hop movies have created several iconic rap performances including 8 Mile’s final battle rap scene, Straight Outta Compton’s “F*ck the Police” performance, and many more that have impacted and cemented themselves in our culture.

To get hype for the many rap scenes that will surely be in All Eyez On Me take a look at the best performances in hip hop movies below.

Watch a throwback clip of Fab 5 Freddy interviewing Charlie Murphy on his scene-stealing role in CB4.