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This week's most popular current rap songs, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music. Songs are defined as current if they are newly-released titles, or songs receiving widespread airplay and/or sales activity for the first time.

HOT RAP SONGS

The week of
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Self Destruction
Songwriter(s)
The Stop The Violence Movement
Producer(s)
D-Nice, KRS-1
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | Jive

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The Stop The Violence Movement Self Destruction Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Self Destruction
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
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Songwriter(s):
The Stop The Violence Movement
Producer(s):
D-Nice, KRS-1
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
2
Kid 'N Play Rollin' With Kid 'N Play Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Rollin' With Kid 'N Play
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
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7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Reid, E.Johnson, B.Doss, The Invincibles
Producer(s):
H.Luv Bug, The Invincibles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Select
3
Tone-Loc Funky Cold Medina Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Funky Cold Medina
Last
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Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Young, M.Ross, M.Dike
Producer(s):
M.ross, M.Dike
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Delicious Vinyl
4
Milli Vanilli Girl You Know It's True Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Girl You Know It's True
Last
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2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
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Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Pettaway, Spencer, Lyles, Hollaman, Adeyemo
Producer(s):
F.Farian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
5
De La Soul Me Myself And I Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Me Myself And I
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Mercer, D.J.Jolicoeur, V.Mason, P.Huston, G.Clinton, P.Wynn
Producer(s):
P.Huston
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
6
M.C. Hammer Turn This Mutha Out Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Turn This Mutha Out
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Hammer
Producer(s):
Hammer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
7
M.C. Hammer Pump It Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Pump It Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Hammer
Producer(s):
Hammer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
8
Slick Rick Children's  Story Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Children's Story
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
9
Eazy-E We Want Eazy Billboard Hot Rap Songs
We Want Eazy
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Ruthless
10
Three Times Dope Greatest Man Alive Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Greatest Man Alive
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
11
Too $hort Life Is. . .Too Short Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Life Is. . .Too Short
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
12
Tone-Loc Wild Thing Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Wild Thing
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Young, T.Smith, M.Dike, M.Ross
Producer(s):
M.ross, M.Dike
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Delicious Vinyl
13
Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock Joy And Pain Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Joy And Pain
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Ginyard
Producer(s):
W.Hamilton, R.Base
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
14
E.U. Buck Wild Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Buck Wild
24  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.House, K.Wood
Producer(s):
W.House, K.Wood
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
15
Boogie Down Productions Jack Of Spades Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Jack Of Spades
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
16
Kool G Rap & D.J. Polo Road To The Riches Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Road To The Riches
21  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Cold Chillin'
17
Rodney O & Joe Cooley This Is For The Homies Billboard Hot Rap Songs
This Is For The Homies
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Egyptian Empire
18
Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew D.E.F. = Doug E. Fresh Billboard Hot Rap Songs
D.E.F. = Doug E. Fresh
Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
23  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fantasy | Reality/Danya
19
The Jungle Bros. I'll House You Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I'll House You
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warlock
20
Ice-T High Rollers Billboard Hot Rap Songs
High Rollers
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
21
N.W.A Gangsta, Gangsta Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gangsta, Gangsta
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed, O.Jackson, E.Wright, MC Ren
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre, Not Listed, DJ Yella
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Ruthless
22
Kwame The Man We All Know And Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Man We All Know And Love
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Heeme
Producer(s):
H.L.Bug, The Invincibles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
23
Tuff Crew My Part Of Town Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Part Of Town
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warlock
24
K-9 Posse This Beat Is Military Billboard Hot Rap Songs
This Beat Is Military
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
25
Mamado & She I'm Your Wild Thing Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I'm Your Wild Thing
20  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
WT | WTG
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