Kendrick Lamar: Vegas (2015)
Kendrick Lamar is one of the greatest musicians of our time. So, of course, he also has a song about gambling. In truth, the song is actually about love and how loving someone is like a gamble. The lyrics tell the love story with all kinds of references to various popular casino games. He compared the big bet you have to place to find love with the bets you something place to win a game of poker or blackjack.
Big K.R.I.T: Life is a Gamble (2013)
Another amazing song about gambling is Life is a Gamble by Big K.R.I.T. It’s a rap song about how living life is a gamble in itself. Especially, when it comes to huge life-changing decisions. He raps about various phases of his life and how he had to roll the dice, make a decision and hope it was the right one.
Poker Face is another legendary gambling song. When it first came out, it was inescapable. It was everywhere. Lady Gaga sings about how she likes to use her poker face to get what she wants in different aspects of life. A really good poker face makes sure that nobody anticipates your next move.
Motorhead: Ace of Spades (1980)
Back in 1980, Ace of Spades released this cool banger called Ace of Spades. It’s mostly a celebration of the thrill of placing wagers. It’s an upbeat song perfect for dancing to those contagious 80s vibes.
Kenny Roger: The Gambler (1978)
The oldest song on this list is probably also the most legendary of them all. Kenny Roger’s The Gambler is an all-time poker classic. It tells the story of a man who played poker all his life and the many great experiences that he gained from this. If you love poker, this is the song to check out immediately.