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Here's a list of Swizz Beatz's 55 most essential singles

Digging in the beatsmith's crate of classics.

Kymmi Cee // Revolt

Maybe even more than his Ruff Ryders brother Jadakiss, a strong case can be for legendary producer Swizz Beatz to be lauded as Top Five Dead or Alive. Swizz is on his 19th year of bringing his bangers to the masses, no signs of slowing down. He has his own album in the works, Busta Rhymes and DMX just dropped new Swizz produced records and possibly a new with Jay Z could be coming soon (Swizz says the two have been in lab working on material). Grammy awards, multi-platinum plaques, endless respect and a diverse catalog of collaborators ranging from Beyoncé, to OJ Da Juiceman, yes indeed, the Bronx born boards man has done it all a few times. Recently a guest on "Drink Champs" with hosts N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN, Swizz discussed some of his most pivotal production moments, beats he wish he would made, DJs who influenced his career and more. You can see it tonight on REVOLT.

For now however, take a look as we celebrate Swizz's excellence by listing 55 of his most essential singles (in chronological order).

Tune in to "Drink Champs" every Thursday at 11 PM ET on REVOLT. Be sure to catch the re-air Saturday nights Saturday at 11 PM ET.

  1. “Ruff Ryder’s Anthem” 1998 by DMX
  2. “Banned From T.V.” 1988 By N.O.R.E. featuring Big Pun, Nature, The Lox and Cam'Ron
  3. “Tear Da Roof Off” 1998 by Busta Rhymes
  4. “Money, Cash, Hoes” 1998 by Jay-Z featuring DMX
  5. “Down Bottom” 1998 by The Ruff Ryders featuring Drag-On and Juvenile and Swizz Beatz
  6. “Ain’t No Way” 1998 by DMX
  7. “No Love For Me” 1998 by DMX featuring Drag-On
  8. “Blackout” 1998 by DMX featuring Jay-Z and the Lox
  9. “Gotta Man” 1999 by Eve
  10. “Love Is Blind” 1999 by Eve
  11. “Jigga My Nigga” 1999 by The Ruff Ryders featuring Jay-Z
  12. “Scenario 2000” 1999 by Eve featuring DMX, Drag-On and The Lox
  13. “Party Up” 1999 by DMX
  14. “What Ya Want” 1999 by Eve featuring Nokio and Swizz Beatz
  15. “WW III” 2000 by The Ruff Ryders featuring Scarface, Yung Wun, Snoop Dogg and Jadakiss
  16. “Wild Out” 2000 by The Lox featuring Swizz Beatz
  17. “Rollin (Urban Assault Vehicle)" 2000 by Limp Bizkit featuring Method Man, Redman and DMX
  18. “Niggas Die 4 Me” 2000 by Drag-On featuring DMX
  19. “Fuck You” 2000 by The Lox
  20. “Big Business” 2002 by Swizz Beatz featuring Jadakiss and Ron Isley
  21. “Bigger Business” by Swizz Beatz featuring Snoop Dogg, Diddy, Jadakiss, Birdman, TQ, and Ron Isley
  22. “Good Times” 2002 by Styles P
  23. “S.H.Y.N.E.” 2002 by Swizz Beatz featuring Shyne
  24. “Nahmeanuheard” 2002 by N.O.R.E.
  25. “Hotel” 2003 by Cassidy featuring R. Kelly
  26. “Get It On The Floor” 2003 by DMX featuring Swizz Beatz
  27. “Snake” remix by R. Kelly featuring Cam’ron and Big Tigger
  28. “Bring EM Out” 2004 by T.I. featuring Swizz Beatz
  29. “I’m A Hustla” 2004 by Cassidy
  30. “I’m a Hustla” remix by Cassidy featuring Mary J. Blige
  31. “Check On It” 2005 by Beyoncé featuring Bun B and Slim Thug
  32. “Whuteva” 2005 by Remy Ma
  33. “Touch It” 2006 by Busta Rhymes
  34. “Touch It Remix” by Busta Rhymes featuring DMX, Papoose, Lloyd Banks, Mary J. Blige, Rah Digg, Missy Elliott
  35. “Ring The Alarm” 2006 by Beyoncé
  36. “Upgrade U” 2006 by Beyoncé featuring Jay Z
  37. “Get Me Bodied” 2006 by Beyoncé
  38. “It’s Me Bitches” 2006 by Swizz Beatz
  39. “It’s Me Bitches” (Remix) 2006 by Swizz Beatz featuring R. Kelly and Lil Wayne
  40. “My Drink N My 2 Step” 2006 by Cassidy featuring Swizz Beatz
  41. “My Drink N My 2 Step” (remix) 2006 by Cassidy featuring Kanye West and Swizz Beatz and Ne-Yo
  42. “Blow Your Mind” 2007 by Styles P. featuring Swizz Beatz
  43. ”Tambourine” 2007 by Eve
  44. “Teenage Love Affair” (Remix) 2007 by Alicia Keys featuring LL Cool J
  45. “Dr. Carter” 2007 by Lil Wayne
  46. “Swing Ya Rag” 2008 by T.I. featuring Swizz Beatz
  47. “Who’s Real” 2008 by Jadakiss featuring O.J. Da Juiceman and Swizz Beatz
  48. “On To The Next One” 2009 by Jay Z featuring Swizz Beatz
  49. “Million Dollar Bill” 2009 by Whitney Houston
  50. “Stop The Party (Iron Man)” 2009 by Busta Rhymes featuring Swizz Beatz
  51. “Fancy” 2010 by Drake featuring Swizz Beatz and T.I.
  52. “Fancy” (remix) 2010 by Drake featuring Mary J. Blige and Swizz Beatz
  53. “Roman’s Revenge” 2010 by Nicki Minaj featuring Eminem
  54. “Welcome To The Jungle” 2011 by The Throne featuring Swizz Beatz
  55. “Ultra Light Beam” 2016 by Kanye West featuring Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, and The-Dream

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