Hot Rap Songs Hot Rap Songs

Hot Rap Songs

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
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.
1 Last Week: 1

The Boomin' System

LL Cool J
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3

Ice Ice Baby

Vanilla Ice
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 5

Knockin' Boots

Candyman
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 2

Treat Them Like They Want To Be. . .

Father M.C.
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
5 Last Week: 7

Bonita Applebum

A Tribe Called Quest
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 13

Ooops Up

Snap!
Last Week 13
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 6

Call Me D-Nice

D-Nice
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
10 Last Week: 14

100 Miles And Runnin'

N.W.A
Last Week 14
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12

Streets Of New York

Kool G Rap & D.J. Polo
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 15

Cappucino

MC Lyte
Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 10

Tic-Tac-Toe

Kyper
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9
15 Last Week: 11

La Raza

Kid Frost
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 13
16 Last Week: 29

The Mission

Special Ed
Last Week 29
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 19

The Verdict

Professor Griff
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 4
18 Last Week: 22

The Originators

The Jaz
Last Week 22
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 17

Me And The Biz

Master Ace
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
20 Last Week: 16

Have You Seen Her

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 16
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 13
21 Last Week: --

Your Mom's In My Business

K-Solo
Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 26

In The Ghetto

Eric B. & Rakim
Last Week 26
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 24

Ballad Of A Menace

C.P.O.
Last Week 24
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 3
25 Last Week: 18

Ruff Rhyme (Back Again)

King Tee
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 9