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

Shaheem Reid

 // Feb 4, 2017

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).

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