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Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data = HOT RAP SONGS
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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
10
WEEKS ON CHART
Cha Cha Cha
Songwriter(s)
King Of Chill
Producer(s)
King Of Chill
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic | First Priority

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MC Lyte Cha Cha Cha Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Cha Cha Cha
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
King Of Chill
Producer(s):
King Of Chill
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | First Priority
2
The 2 Live Crew Me So Horny Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Me So Horny
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Skyywalker, The 2 Live Crew
Producer(s):
L.Skyywalker, The 2 Live Crew
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Skyywalker
3
Wreckx-N-Effect New Jack Swing Billboard Hot Rap Songs
New Jack Swing
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Riley, Jr., A.Davidson, B.Mitchell
Producer(s):
M.Riley, Wrecks-N-Effect
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Sound Of New York
4
Heavy D & The Boyz Somebody For Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Somebody For Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Heavy D, E.Ferrell, N.Hodge
Producer(s):
DJ Eddie F., Nevelle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
5
3rd Bass Steppin' Into The A.M. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Steppin' Into The A.M.
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
6
Sir Mix-A-Lot Beepers Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Beepers
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Ray
Producer(s):
Sir Mix-A-Lot
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nastymix
7
Biz Markie Just A Friend Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Just A Friend
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Hall
Producer(s):
Biz Markie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Cold Chillin'
8
D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince I Think I Can Beat Mike T. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I Think I Can Beat Mike T.
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
9
The D.O.C. The D.O.C. & The Doctor Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The D.O.C. & The Doctor
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Ruthless
10
Donald-D F.B.I. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
F.B.I.
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Rhyme $yndicate
11
Awesome Dre & The Hard Core Committee Frankly Speaking Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Frankly Speaking
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
12
Young M.C. Bust A Move Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bust A Move
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Young, M.Dike, M.Ross
Producer(s):
M.ross, M.Dike
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Delicious Vinyl
13
Arabian Prince She's Got A Big Posse Billboard Hot Rap Songs
She's Got A Big Posse
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Orpheus
14
Rob Base Turn It Out Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Turn It Out
27  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
15
Gucci Crew II Five Dollar High Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Five Dollar High
19  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hot Productions | Gucci
16
Kool Moe Dee I Go To Work Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I Go To Work
14  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Dee
Producer(s):
K.M.Dee, LaVaba, P.Harris, Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
17
Mellow Man Ace Rhyme Fighter Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Rhyme Fighter
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
18
Cool C Glamorous Life Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Glamorous Life
13  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
19
Young M.C. Principal's Office Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Principal's Office
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Delicious Vinyl
20
Ice Cream Tee Let's Work Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Let's Work
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Strong City
21
Ms. Melodie Wake Up, Wake Up! Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Wake Up, Wake Up!
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
22
Body & Soul Dance To The Drummer's Beat Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Dance To The Drummer's Beat
25  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Delicious Vinyl
23
Ice-T Lethal Weapon Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Lethal Weapon
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
24
Uzi$ Bros Nothin' But A Gangster Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Nothin' But A Gangster
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Original Sound
25
M.C. Hammer They Put Me In The Mix Billboard Hot Rap Songs
They Put Me In The Mix
23  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
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