20 Romantic Lines From Hip-Hop Songs

Because Valentine's Day.

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Let’s be real: Rappers aren’t known to be the most romantic of singers. But that doesn’t mean they don’t get in touch with their soft and mooshy side every once in a while. 

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite romantic lines from rap songs. Of course, that’s not to say that the entirety of these songs are sweet and tender, but hey, sometimes one sentimental line is good enough. 

“Work,” Rihanna featuring Drake

“If you had a twin, I would still choose you.” 

“Wanna Get to Know You,” G-Unit

“I’m lovin’ how you look in my eyes, swangin’ them hips when you pass/ I’m visualizing my name tattooed on that ass baby.”

“You Changed Me,” Jamie Foxx

“Said I’d never settle down / I’m with you girl, look at me now / ‘Cuz you changed me, baby / I be a player for life / You switched that all up in one night.” 

“All Eyes on You,” Meek Mill featuring Nicki Minaj

“All these bitches but my eyes on you / Is you somebody’s baby? / If you ain’t girl, what we gon’ do?”

 

“Earned It,” The Weeknd

“‘Cuz girl, you’re perfect / You’re always worth it / And you deserve it / The way you work it / ‘Cuz girl, you earned it (yeah) / Girl, you earned it (yeah).”

 

“Turn on the Lights,” Future

“I wanna tell the world about you so they can get jealous / And if you see her ‘fore I do, tell her I wish that I’ve met her.”

“No Type,” Rae Sremmurd

“I don’t got no type / Bad bitches is the only thing that I like.”

“Just a Lil Thick,” Trinidad James

“Yeah, she might be a little round / But she look just like Beyoncé laying down / When she bend over, it’s a full moon / Say girl, you gon’ fuck around and turn a nigga into a werewolf.”

“Recognize,” PARTYNEXTDOOR

“I could name a lot of things any other man / Won’t do for you, I do for you.” 

“Hold On We’re Going Home,” Drake

“I can’t get over you / You left your mark on me / I want your hot love and emotion endlessly.”

 

“Lotus Flower Bomb,” Wale

“Took you forever to get dressed, I acknowledge your effort / So I clap for her, she deserves an applause.” 

 

“Comfortable,” K Camp

“Tell me where you wanna go / Tell me what you wanna do / Baby, just be comfortable / I’ll be right here next to you.” 

“Neva End,” Future

“I took a sip of your tea and I ain’t been right ever since / As I think to myself what it be? Is it heaven sent? / Let’s put the past behind us / And go far away where nobody can find us.”

“The Light,” Common

“I never call you my bitch or even my boo / There’s so much in a name and so much more in you.”

 

“You Be Killin Em,” Fabolous

“Ain’t gonna stress you, but Imma let you know / Girl you be killin em / You be killin em.”

“Nobody’s Perfect,” J. Cole

“Nobody’s perfect, uh, nobody’s perfect, ay ay uh / But you’re perfect for me.”

“Whatever You Like,” T.I.

“I want yo’ body, need yo’ body / Long as you got me, you won’t need nobody / You want it, I got it, go get it, I’ll buy it.”

“With You,” Lil Wayne

“But I wonder if our love affair could last forever / And shawty, I’m with you / Smoke a lot of weed but I could never forget you / Then I told her to her face / If everyone was like, the world would be a better place.”

“Around The Way Girl,” LL Cool J

“You’re sweet like sugar with your gangster talk / Want to eat you like a cookie when I see you walk.”

“I Know What You Want,” Busta Rhymes

“Hey, yo, to really be honest / You stuck with me through my whole struggle / Can’t even express the words / How much the kid loves ya.”

 

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