Rap Songs

Year-End Charts

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RAP SONGS

This year's most popular rap songs, ranked by mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop and rhythmic radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music.

2012

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2

MERCY

"Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz"

3

NI**AS IN PARIS

Jay Z Kanye West

4

DRANK IN MY CUP

Kirko Bangz

8

CASHIN' OUT

Ca$h Out

12

RACK CITY

Tyga

17

"WORK HARD, PLAY HARD"

Wiz Khalifa

18

POP THAT

"French Montana Featuring Rick Ross, Drake, Lil Wayne"

19

"YOUNG, WILD & FREE"

Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa Featuring Bruno Mars

20

TAKE IT TO THE HEAD

"DJ Khaled Featuring Chris Brown, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne"

21

HEADLINES

Drake

22

GOOD FEELING

Flo Rida

24

BAG OF MONEY

"Wale Featuring Rick Ross, Meek Mill & T-Pain"