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The week of
2
LAST WEEK
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Loungin
Songwriter(s)
J.T.Smith, B.Wright, L.White
Producer(s)
R.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label
Def Jam | IDJMG
Gains in performance

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1
LL Cool J Loungin Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Loungin
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.T.Smith, B.Wright, L.White
Producer(s):
R.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
2
OutKast Elevators (Me & You) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Elevators (Me & You)
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Benjamin, A.A.Patton
Producer(s):
OutKast
Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
3
2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo How Do U Want It/California Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
How Do U Want It/California Love
2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Shakur, A.R.Young, R.Troutman, L.Troutman, N.Durham, W.Cunningham, J.D.Jackson, M.Hooks
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre, Johnny "J"
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row/Interscope | IDJMG
4
Do Or Die (Featuring Twista) Po Pimp Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Po Pimp
Do Or Die (Featuring Twista)
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
AK 47, Belo Zero, N.A.R.D.
Producer(s):
The Legendary Traxster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe/Virgin | Capitol
5
Quad City DJ's C'mon N' Ride It (The Train) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)
Quad City DJ's
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.C.Lemonhead, J.McGowan, B.White
Producer(s):
C.C.Lemonhead, J.McGowan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
QuadraSound/Big Beat | AG
6
RZA Feat. Method Man & Cappadonna Wu-Wear: The Garment Renaissance (From "High School High") Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Wu-Wear: The Garment Renaissance (From "High School High")
RZA Feat. Method Man & Cappadonna
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Diggs
Producer(s):
RZA
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Beat | AG
7
A+ All I See Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All I See
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Songwriter(s):
C.Carr, R.Jerkins, Smith Brothers
Producer(s):
C.Carr
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar | Universal
8
Goodie Mob Dirty South Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Dirty South
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Organized Noize, F.Bell, C.Gipp, A.A.Patton
Producer(s):
Organized Noize
Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
9
Crucial Conflict Hay Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Hay
Crucial Conflict
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Martin, M.King, C.Johnson, R.Leverston
Producer(s):
Wildstyle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pallas | Universal
10
Busta Rhymes Featuring Zhane It's A Party Billboard Hot Rap Songs
It's A Party
Busta Rhymes Featuring Zhane
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Smith, R.Neufville, O.S.Harvey,Jr.
Producer(s):
Easy Mo Bee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
11
Too Short Featuring Parliament Funkadelic Gettin' It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gettin' It
Too Short Featuring Parliament Funkadelic
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Shaw, W.Collins, G.Clinton,Jr., G.Cooper, B.Woods, S.A.Jordan
Producer(s):
Shorty B
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dangerous | Jive
12
Xzibit Paparazzi Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Paparazzi
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Joiner, E.Banks
Producer(s):
Thayod
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
13
The 2 Live Crew Shake A Lil' Somethin'... Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Shake A Lil' Somethin'...
The 2 Live Crew
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Hobbs, M.Ross, C. Wongwon
Producer(s):
D.Hobbs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lil' Joe
14
The Roots Clones/Section Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Clones/Section
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Trotter, Abdul-Basit, Jenkins, Blenman, Williams
Producer(s):
K.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC | Geffen
15
Jay-Z Featuring Foxxy Brown Ain't No Nigga/Dead Presidents Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ain't No Nigga/Dead Presidents
Jay-Z Featuring Foxxy Brown
14  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Carter, D.A.Willis, A.Moon, T.Thomas
Producer(s):
Ski
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Freeze/Roc-A-Fella | Priority
16
Dru Down Can You Feel Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Can You Feel Me
Dru Down
23  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.J.Fuse, D.Robinson, K.Walker, M.Moralis, D.Robinson, D.Ogren, D.Harris, D.Wimbley
Producer(s):
D.J.Fuse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relativity
17
Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. Get Money Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Get Money
Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
17  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, Little Kim, L.Porter, B.Bedford, R.Ayers, S.Striplin
Producer(s):
EZ Elpee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Undeas/Big Beat | AG
18
Master P Featuring Silkk & Mo B. Dick No More Tears Billboard Hot Rap Songs
No More Tears
Master P Featuring Silkk & Mo B. Dick
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Hester, P.Miller
Producer(s):
Master P, K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
19
Coolio It's All The Way Live (Now) (From "Eddie") Billboard Hot Rap Songs
It's All The Way Live (Now) (From "Eddie")
22  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Ivey,Jr., F.Lewis
Producer(s):
Wino, Brian G
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | IDJMG
20
MC Lyte Featuring Xscape Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park") Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park")
MC Lyte Featuring Xscape
20  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, MC Lyte, M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Flavor Unit/East West | EEG
21
Luke Scarred (From "Eddie") Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Scarred (From "Eddie")
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.R.Campbell, L.Dobson, M.Young
Producer(s):
D.Rudnick
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Luther Campbell | IDJMG
22
Capone -N- Noreaga Illegal Life Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Illegal Life
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Holley, V.Santiago, P.L.Chapman, K.Muchita
Producer(s):
Tragedy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Penalty | Tommy Boy
23
Bahamadia I Confess Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I Confess
19  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Reed, N.O.Joe
Producer(s):
N.O.Joe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chrysalis | EMI
24
Sadat X Hang Em' High Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Hang Em' High
18  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Sadat X, A.Malek, J.Kirkland, E.Morricone
Producer(s):
A.Malek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
25
Ras Kass Anything Goes Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Anything Goes
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Austin, K.West, Al B.Sure!
Producer(s):
R.Kass, L.Holbdy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
26
Heltah Skeltah Operation Lockdown/Da Wiggy Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Operation Lockdown/Da Wiggy
29  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Brooks, S.Price, J.Bush, W.Dewgarde
Producer(s):
E-Swift, Mr. Walt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duck Down | Priority
27
Whodini Keep Running Back Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Keep Running Back
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
So So Def | Columbia
28
Sir Mix-A-Lot Jump On It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Jump On It
42  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Ray, J.Lordon, J.Chase, C.L.Cook, W.Robinson, M.A.Wright
Producer(s):
Sir Mix-A-Lot, R.Rubin, R.Frazer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhyme Cartel/American | Warner Bros.
29
Above The Law 100 Spokes Billboard Hot Rap Songs
100 Spokes
Above The Law
30  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Hutchison, K.Gulley, K.Cross
Producer(s):
Cold 187um
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
30
Delinquent Habits Tres Delinquentes Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Tres Delinquentes
Delinquent Habits
28  Last
10  Peak
19  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
I.Martin, D.R.Thomas, A.Martinez, S.Lake
Producer(s):
O.G. Style
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PMP/Loud | RCA
31
Rappin' 4-Tay A Lil' Some'em Some'em Billboard Hot Rap Songs
A Lil' Some'em Some'em
Rappin' 4-Tay
26  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Forte, A.Eaton, L.Haywood
Producer(s):
A.Eaton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chrysalis | EMI
32
Nonchalant Until The Day Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Until The Day
Nonchalant
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Baptiste, Q.Baptiste, C.E.Thompson, S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
C.Thompson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
33
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Tha Crossroads Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Tha Crossroads
25  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bone, D.J.U-Neek, The Isley Bros., C.H.Jasper
Producer(s):
D.J.U-Neek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless | Relativity
34
Cypress Hill Boom Biddy Bye Bye Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Boom Biddy Bye Bye
34  Last
19  Peak
12  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Muggs, L.Freese, S.Reyes
Producer(s):
Muggs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruffhouse | Columbia
35
Busta Rhymes Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
32  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Smith, R.Smith
Producer(s):
R.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
36
Lost Boyz Renee Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Renee
Lost Boyz
38  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Kelly, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Mr.Sexxx, Buttnaked Tim Dawg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | IDJMG
37
Nonchalant 5 O'Clock Billboard Hot Rap Songs
5 O'Clock
Nonchalant
37  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Nonchalant, D.Staten,Sr., A.Simmons,Jr., K.L.Ferguson,Jr., R.Dill, A.Harrison
Producer(s):
B.Alexander, Lonnie, Kapin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
38
The Whoridas Shot Callin' & Big Ballin' Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Shot Callin' & Big Ballin'
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Southpaw/Delicious Vinyl | Interscope
39
Nine Lyin' King Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Lyin' King
Nine
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Keyes, R.Lewis, P.Williams
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
40
Chino XL Kreep Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Kreep
Chino XL
43  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
American | Warner Bros.
41
Skoota Let It Out Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Let It Out
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Popular | Critique
42
Trigger Tha Gambler Feat. Smoothe Da Hustler & D.V. Alis Khrist My Crew Can't Go For That (From "The Nutty Professor") Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Crew Can't Go For That (From "The Nutty Professor")
Trigger Tha Gambler Feat. Smoothe Da Hustler & D.V. Alis Khrist
48  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Pittman, T.Smith, D.Smith, K.Scranton, D.Hall, J.Oates, S.Allen, C.Mayfield
Producer(s):
Dr Period
Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Doubt/Def Jam | IDJMG
43
Nas If I Ruled The World Billboard Hot Rap Songs
If I Ruled The World
47  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Jones, J.C.Olivier, S.J.Barnes, I.Parker, K.Walker
Producer(s):
J.C.Olivier, Red Hot Lover Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
44
Sam "The Beast" Knock Knock Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Knock Knock
Sam "The Beast"
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CLR
45
Kris Kross Live and Die For Hip Hop Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Live and Die For Hip Hop
Last
11  Peak
18  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, S.Harris, Mr. Black, N.M.Walden, J.Cohen
Producer(s):
J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruffhouse | Columbia
46
DJ Polo Featuring Ron Jeremy Freak Of The Week Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Freak Of The Week
DJ Polo Featuring Ron Jeremy
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
DJ Polo, R.Jeremy, M.A.Prince
Producer(s):
J.Slamm, R.Melnik
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Salmon
47
The Pharcyde She Said Billboard Hot Rap Songs
She Said
45  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Delicious Vinyl | Interscope
48
DJ Kool Let Me Clear My Throat Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Let Me Clear My Throat
DJ Kool
41  Last
19  Peak
22  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
DJ Kool
Producer(s):
DJ Kool, S.Janis, F.Derby
Imprint/Promotion Label:
CLR/American | Warner Bros.
49
Passion Where I'm From (From "Bulletproof") Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Where I'm From (From "Bulletproof")
50  Last
29  Peak
13  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Broussard, K.Irving, V.Webb, F.Webb, A.Forte, T.A.Shaw
Producer(s):
Kirv
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
50
Digital Underground Oregano Flow Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Oregano Flow
40  Last
21  Peak
17  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Jacobs, R.Brooks, Loose Ends, S.Nichol, J.Eugene, C.McIntosh
Producer(s):
D-Flo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Critique | Radikal
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