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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Deja Vu [Uptown Baby]
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz
Songwriter(s)
D.Fagen, W.Becker
Producer(s)
KNS
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sony Music | Codeine/Columbia

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Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz Deja Vu [Uptown Baby] Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Deja Vu [Uptown Baby]
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Fagen, W.Becker
Producer(s):
KNS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Codeine/Columbia
2
2Pac Featuring Eric Williams Do For Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Do For Love
2Pac Featuring Eric Williams
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Shakur, C.Shack, K.Karlin, B.Caldwell, A.Kettner
Producer(s):
Soulshock, Karlin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | Amaru
3
Wyclef Jean Gone Till November Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gone Till November
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Jean, T.Kelly, O.S.Harvey,Jr.
Producer(s):
W.Jean
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Ruffhouse
4
Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill Romeo And Juliet Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Romeo And Juliet
Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
John, Warner Jr., Winbush, Moore
Producer(s):
G.Baillergeau, V.Merritt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Grand Jury
5
Puff Daddy & The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rh Victory Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Victory
Puff Daddy & The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rh
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, J.Phillips, S.Combs, S.A.Jordan, B.Conti
Producer(s):
Stevie J, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bad Boy
6
Mase Featuring Total What You Want Billboard Hot Rap Songs
What You Want
Mase Featuring Total
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Betha, K.Spivey, N.Myrick, S.Combs, C.Mayfield
Producer(s):
N.Myrick
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bad Boy
7
JD Featuring Da Brat The Party Continues Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Party Continues
JD Featuring Da Brat
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, S.Harris, L.E.Blackmon, N.Leftenant, C.Singleton, T.Jerkins
Producer(s):
J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | So So Def
8
Will Smith Gettin' Jiggy Wit It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.C.Smith, S.J.Barnes, B.Edwards, N.G.Rodgers, Jr., J.Robinson
Producer(s):
Poke & Tone, L.E.S.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
DMX Featuring Sheek Of The Lox Get At Me Dog Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Get At Me Dog
DMX Featuring Sheek Of The Lox
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Simmons, A.Fields, D.Blackmon, S.Taylor
Producer(s):
PK, Grease
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/Def Jam
10
K.P. & Envyi Swing My Way Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Swing My Way
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.O.Johnson, J.N.Hall
Producer(s):
Mixzo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
11
Master P Feat. Fiend, Silkk The Shocker, Mia X & Mystikal Make Em' Say Uhh! Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Make Em' Say Uhh!
Master P Feat. Fiend, Silkk The Shocker, Mia X & Mystikal
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.Miller, Fiend, Z.Miller, Mia X, Mystikal
Producer(s):
KLC
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | No Limit
12
Silkk The Shocker Featuring Master P, Destiny's Child, O'Dell, Mo Just Be Straight With Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Just Be Straight With Me
Silkk The Shocker Featuring Master P, Destiny's Child, O'Dell, Mo
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Z.Miller, P.Miller, Destiney's Child, O'Dell, Mo B. Dick, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Craig B
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | No Limit
13
Busta Rhymes Dangerous Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Dangerous
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Smith, R.Smith, H.Stone, F.Stonewall, A.Colon, L.Dermer
Producer(s):
R.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
14
Luke Featuring No Good But So Good Raise The Roof Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Raise The Roof
Luke Featuring No Good But So Good
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.R.Campbell, J.Berry, D.Rudnick
Producer(s):
L.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Luke II
15
LL Cool J Father Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Father
12  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.T.Smith, J.C.Olivier, S.J.Barnes, G.Michael, G.Overbig
Producer(s):
Poke & Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
16
Salt-N-Pepa Gitty Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gitty Up
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.James, R.Moore, R.James
Producer(s):
C.Elliott, A.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Red Ant/London-Sire
17
Jay-Z Featuring BLACKstreet A Million And One Questions/The City Is Mine Billboard Hot Rap Songs
A Million And One Questions/The City Is Mine
Jay-Z Featuring BLACKstreet
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Carter, C.Martin, E.T.Riley, K.Gamble, L.A.Huff, G.Frey, J.Tempchin
Producer(s):
Premiere, Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
18
Puff Daddy & The Family (Feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Mase) Been Around The World/IIt's All About The Benjamins Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Been Around The World/IIt's All About The Benjamins
Puff Daddy & The Family (Feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Mase)
18  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
David Bowie, L.Stansfield, A.Morris, I.Devaney, C.Wallace, M.Betha, S.Combs, R.Lawrence
Producer(s):
R.Lawrence, D.Angelettie, Diddy, Stevie J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
19
Queen Pen Featuring Eric Williams All My Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All My Love
Queen Pen Featuring Eric Williams
16  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Carter, E.T.Riley, L.Walters, L.Vandross
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Lil' Man
20
Beenie Man Who Am I Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Who Am I
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Davis, J.Harding
Producer(s):
J.Harding
Imprint/Promotion Label:
VP | 2 Hard
21
Militia Burn Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Burn
17  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Silas, J.Smith, E.Dean
Producer(s):
E.Dean
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Red Ant
22
WC From Westside Connection Just Clownin' Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Just Clownin'
19  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Calhoun, K.Gilliam
Producer(s):
WC, Crazy Toones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Payday/FFRR
23
Mic Geronimo Featuring DMX & Black Rob Nothin' Move But The Money Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Nothin' Move But The Money
Mic Geronimo Featuring DMX & Black Rob
20  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.McDermon, N.Myrick, E.Simmons, R.Ross
Producer(s):
N.Myrick
Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Blunt
24
Do Or Die Featuring Johnny P & Twista Still Po' Pimpin' Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Still Po' Pimpin'
Do Or Die Featuring Johnny P & Twista
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Round, D.Smith, C.T.Mitchell, L.Williams
Producer(s):
Mr. Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Neighborhood Watch/Rap-A-Lot
25
Kingpin Skinny Pimp Another Riot Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Another Riot
Kingpin Skinny Pimp
22  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Hill, Z Dog, A.K., Big Hill
Producer(s):
SMK
Imprint/Promotion Label:
40 Street
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