Ten rap features that stole the show

Features have a long history in hip-hop, one that's now frequently used in other musical forms, as well. It can serve several purposes: A well-placed feature can present you to a whole new pocket of possible fans. It can also take advantage of another rapper's current popularity, or it can give the listener another style or a distinct style to chew on, possibly showcasing an already strong chemistry.

There is one rule that always stays the same, however: Don't get bodied on your own track! Unfortunately, sometimes it's unavoidable, as in these cases, where, for the most part, the primary rapper wasn't bad (usually even quite good), but the featured rapper was just in the zone. Here are the top ten cases.

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Noah Hubbell