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Hot Rap Songs

Week of August 31, 1996

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  • 1
    • Loungin

      LL Cool J
    • 2
    • 1
    • 9
      • 2
      • 1
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.T.Smith, B.Wright, L.White

Producer(s):

R.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 2
    • Elevators (Me & You)

      OutKast
    • 1
    • 1
    • 6
      • 1
      • 1
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.Benjamin, A.A.Patton

Producer(s):

OutKast

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3
    • How Do U Want It/California Love

      2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo
    • 3
    • 1
    • 12
      • 3
      • 1
      • 12
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 4
    • Po Pimp

      Do Or Die (Featuring Twista)
    • 5
    • 4
    • 20
      • 5
      • 4
      • 20
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Songwriter(s):

AK 47, Belo Zero, N.A.R.D.

Producer(s):

The Legendary Traxster

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe/Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 5
    • C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)

      Quad City DJ's
    • 4
    • 4
    • 25
      • 4
      • 4
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

C.C.Lemonhead, J.McGowan, B.White

Producer(s):

C.C.Lemonhead, J.McGowan

Imprint/Promotion Label:

QuadraSound/Big Beat/AG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 6
    • Wu-Wear: The Garment Renaissance (From "High School High")

      RZA Feat. Method Man & Cappadonna
    • 6
    • 6
    • 4
      • 6
      • 6
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

R.Diggs

Producer(s):

RZA

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Big Beat/AG

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • All I See

      A+
    • 8
    • 7
    • 5
      • 8
      • 7
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

C.Carr, R.Jerkins, Smith Brothers

Producer(s):

C.Carr

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Kedar/Universal

Greatest gainer this week

  • 8
    • Dirty South

      Goodie Mob
    • 9
    • 8
    • 2
      • 9
      • 8
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Organized Noize, F.Bell, C.Gipp, A.A.Patton

Producer(s):

Organized Noize

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

  • 9
    • Hay

      Crucial Conflict
    • 7
    • 2
    • 16
      • 7
      • 2
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

W.Martin, M.King, C.Johnson, R.Leverston

Producer(s):

Wildstyle

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Pallas/Universal

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 10
    • It's A Party

      Busta Rhymes Featuring Zhane
    • 10
    • 7
    • 8
      • 10
      • 7
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

T.Smith, R.Neufville, O.S.Harvey,Jr.

Producer(s):

Easy Mo Bee

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 11
    • Gettin' It

      Too Short Featuring Parliament Funkadelic
    • 11
    • 11
    • 2
      • 11
      • 11
      • 2
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Paparazzi

      Xzibit
    • 12
    • 9
    • 8
      • 12
      • 9
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

A.Joiner, E.Banks

Producer(s):

Thayod

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Loud/RCA

  • 13
    • Shake A Lil' Somethin'...

      The 2 Live Crew
    • 13
    • 12
    • 4
      • 13
      • 12
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

D.Hobbs, M.Ross, C. Wongwon

Producer(s):

D.Hobbs

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Lil' Joe

Gains In Performance

  • 14
    • Clones/Section

      The Roots
    • 15
    • 11
    • 9
      • 15
      • 11
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

T.Trotter, Abdul-Basit, Jenkins, Blenman, Williams

Producer(s):

K.Williams

Imprint/Promotion Label:

DGC/Geffen

  • 15
    • Ain't No Nigga/Dead Presidents

      Jay-Z Featuring Foxxy Brown
    • 14
    • 4
    • 25
      • 14
      • 4
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, D.A.Willis, A.Moon, T.Thomas

Producer(s):

Ski

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Freeze/Roc-A-Fella/Priority

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 16
    • Can You Feel Me

      Dru Down
    • 23
    • 16
    • 2
      • 23
      • 16
      • 2
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 17
    • Get Money

      Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
    • 17
    • 1
    • 30
      • 17
      • 1
      • 30
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 18
    • No More Tears

      Master P Featuring Silkk & Mo B. Dick
    • 16
    • 15
    • 4
      • 16
      • 15
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

T.Hester, P.Miller

Producer(s):

Master P, K.Franklin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

No Limit/Priority

  • 19
    • It's All The Way Live (Now) (From "Eddie")

      Coolio
    • 22
    • 9
    • 14
      • 22
      • 9
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

A.Ivey,Jr., F.Lewis

Producer(s):

Wino, Brian G

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 20
    • Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park")

      MC Lyte Featuring Xscape
    • 20
    • 2
    • 26
      • 20
      • 2
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dupri Mauldin, MC Lyte, M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Flavor Unit/East West/EEG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 21
    • Scarred (From "Eddie")

      Luke
    • 21
    • 7
    • 20
      • 21
      • 7
      • 20
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Songwriter(s):

L.R.Campbell, L.Dobson, M.Young

Producer(s):

D.Rudnick

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Luther Campbell/IDJMG

  • 22 NEW
  • NEW
    • Illegal Life

      Capone -N- Noreaga
    • -
    • 22
    • 1
      • -
      • 22
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

K.Holley, V.Santiago, P.L.Chapman, K.Muchita

Producer(s):

Tragedy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Penalty/Tommy Boy

Gains In Performance

  • 23
    • I Confess

      Bahamadia
    • 19
    • 11
    • 10
      • 19
      • 11
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

A.Reed, N.O.Joe

Producer(s):

N.O.Joe

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

  • 24
    • Hang Em' High

      Sadat X
    • 18
    • 12
    • 13
      • 18
      • 12
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Sadat X, A.Malek, J.Kirkland, E.Morricone

Producer(s):

A.Malek

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Loud/RCA

  • 25
    • Anything Goes

      Ras Kass
    • 24
    • 20
    • 5
      • 24
      • 20
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Austin, K.West, Al B.Sure!

Producer(s):

R.Kass, L.Holbdy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Priority

  • 26
    • Operation Lockdown/Da Wiggy

      Heltah Skeltah
    • 29
    • 15
    • 14
      • 29
      • 15
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

E.Brooks, S.Price, J.Bush, W.Dewgarde

Producer(s):

E-Swift, Mr. Walt

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Duck Down/Priority

  • 27 NEW
  • NEW
    • Keep Running Back

      Whodini
    • -
    • 27
    • 1
      • -
      • 27
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dupri Mauldin, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

So So Def/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • Jump On It

      Sir Mix-A-Lot
    • 42
    • 28
    • 3
      • 42
      • 28
      • 3
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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.

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • 100 Spokes

      Above The Law
    • 30
    • 24
    • 5
      • 30
      • 24
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

G.Hutchison, K.Gulley, K.Cross

Producer(s):

Cold 187um

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy

  • 30
    • Tres Delinquentes

      Delinquent Habits
    • 28
    • 10
    • 19
      • 28
      • 10
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

I.Martin, D.R.Thomas, A.Martinez, S.Lake

Producer(s):

O.G. Style

Imprint/Promotion Label:

PMP/Loud/RCA

  • 31
    • A Lil' Some'em Some'em

      Rappin' 4-Tay
    • 26
    • 19
    • 6
      • 26
      • 19
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.Forte, A.Eaton, L.Haywood

Producer(s):

A.Eaton

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

  • 32
    • Until The Day

      Nonchalant
    • 27
    • 27
    • 3
      • 27
      • 27
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

D.Baptiste, Q.Baptiste, C.E.Thompson, S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

C.Thompson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA

  • 33
    • Tha Crossroads

      Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
    • 25
    • 1
    • 17
      • 25
      • 1
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

Bone, D.J.U-Neek, The Isley Bros., C.H.Jasper

Producer(s):

D.J.U-Neek

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruthless/Relativity

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 34
    • Boom Biddy Bye Bye

      Cypress Hill
    • 34
    • 19
    • 12
      • 34
      • 19
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

Muggs, L.Freese, S.Reyes

Producer(s):

Muggs

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruffhouse/Columbia

  • 35
    • Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw

      Busta Rhymes
    • 32
    • 1
    • 26
      • 32
      • 1
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

T.Smith, R.Smith

Producer(s):

R.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 36
    • Renee

      Lost Boyz
    • 38
    • 3
    • 23
      • 38
      • 3
      • 23
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Songwriter(s):

T.Kelly, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

Mr.Sexxx, Buttnaked Tim Dawg

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 37
    • 5 O'Clock

      Nonchalant
    • 37
    • 1
    • 28
      • 37
      • 1
      • 28
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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

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 38
    • Shot Callin' & Big Ballin'

      The Whoridas
    • 31
    • 31
    • 8
      • 31
      • 31
      • 8
  • 39
    • Lyin' King

      Nine
    • 35
    • 35
    • 4
      • 35
      • 35
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

D.Keyes, R.Lewis, P.Williams

Producer(s):

R.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Profile

  • 40
    • Kreep

      Chino XL
    • 43
    • 40
    • 2
      • 43
      • 40
      • 2
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