A good time can hinge on the right playlist, and French Montana is any easy way to inject energy in the room. After grinding in the underground, this Moroccan-born-Bronx-bred rhymer's mixtape hype successfully merged with the mainstream in 2012.
His highly-anticipated Excuse My French notched a Top 5 debut on Billboard's album charts, solidifying his spot as one of the game's hottest rap stars with a song list worthy of the accolade.
As one of the featured performers at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards, Montana is sure to bring some excitement to the ceremony, airing on Oct. 15 at 8P/7C. In the meantime, check out 10 essential songs from the Bad Boy artist.