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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Come With Me
Puff Daddy Featuring Jimmy Page
Songwriter(s)
J.P.Page, R.Plant, J.Bonham, S.Combs, M.Curry
Producer(s)
Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic
Gains in performance

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Puff Daddy Featuring Jimmy Page Come With Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Come With Me
Puff Daddy Featuring Jimmy Page
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.P.Page, R.Plant, J.Bonham, S.Combs, M.Curry
Producer(s):
Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
2
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
Peak
14  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.R.Campbell, J.Berry, D.Rudnick
Producer(s):
L.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Luke II
3
Master P Featuring Sons Of Funk I Got The Hook Up! Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I Got The Hook Up!
Master P Featuring Sons Of Funk
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.Miller, Sons Of Funk
Producer(s):
KLC, Sons Of Funk
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | No Limit
4
John Forte Ninety Nine [Flash The Message] Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ninety Nine [Flash The Message]
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Fahrenkrog-Peterson, K.Karges, J.Forte
Producer(s):
W.Jean, Pras
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Ruffhouse
5
Busta Rhymes Turn It Up [Remix]/Fire It Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Turn It Up [Remix]/Fire It Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Smith, G.Larson, S.Phillips
Producer(s):
Busta Rhymes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
6
Beenie Man Who Am I Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Who Am I
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Davis, J.Harding
Producer(s):
J.Harding
Imprint/Promotion Label:
VP | 2 Hard
7
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
19  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
19
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
8
The Lox [Featuring DMX & Lil' Kim] Money, Power & Respect Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Money, Power & Respect
The Lox [Featuring DMX & Lil' Kim]
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Jacobs, J.Phillips, D.Styles, E.Simmons, D.M.Angelettie, R.L.Chambers, J.Smith
Producer(s):
D.Angelettie, R.Lawrence
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
9
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
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, J.Phillips, S.Combs, S.A.Jordan, B.Conti
Producer(s):
S.Jordan, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bad Boy
10
Canibus Second Round K.O. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Second Round K.O.
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Williams, W.Jean, J.Duplessis
Producer(s):
W.Jean, J.Duplessis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal
11
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz Deja Vu [Uptown Baby] Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Deja Vu [Uptown Baby]
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz
10  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Fagen, W.Becker
Producer(s):
KNS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Codeine/Columbia
12
All City The Actual Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Actual
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Troupe, G.Cordew, C.Martin
Producer(s):
DJ Premier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Armee
13
The 2 Live Crew (Feat. KC Of KC & The Sunshine Band & Freak Nasty) 2 Live Party Billboard Hot Rap Songs
2 Live Party
The 2 Live Crew (Feat. KC Of KC & The Sunshine Band & Freak Nasty)
14  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Songwriter(s):
M.Ross, C. Wongwon, H.W.Casey, R.Finch
Producer(s):
C.Wong Won, M.Ross, C.Dixon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lil' Joe
14
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
23  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
23
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
15
Wyclef Jean Gone Till November Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gone Till November
12  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
22
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
16
Pras Michel Feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard & Introducing Mya Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Michael, W.Jean, R.T.Jones, B.A.Gibb, M.E.Gibb, R.H.Gibb, J.Brown, B.Byrd
Producer(s):
W.Jean, P.Micheal
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
17
Big Punisher Featuring Joe Still Not A Player Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Still Not A Player
Big Punisher Featuring Joe
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Rios, J.Foster, M.Williams, R.Jerkins, J.Tejeda, J.Thomas, J.Skinner
Producer(s):
Knobody
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Loud
18
Cosmic Slop Shop Sinful Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Sinful
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
35
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Selmon
Producer(s):
R.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Mtume
19
Salt-N-Pepa Gitty Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gitty Up
17  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.James, R.Moore, R.James
Producer(s):
C.Elliott, A.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Red Ant/London-Sire
20
Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill Romeo And Juliet Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Romeo And Juliet
Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill
18  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
John, Warner Jr., Winbush, Moore
Producer(s):
G.Baillergeau, V.Merritt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Grand Jury
21
Timbaland & Magoo Clock Strikes Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Clock Strikes
16  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.V.Mosley, M.Barcliff, G.Larson, S.Phillips
Producer(s):
Timbaland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Blackground/Atlantic
22
Mr. Money Loc Featuring Above The Law Throw Yo Hood Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Throw Yo Hood Up
Mr. Money Loc Featuring Above The Law
25  Last
19  Peak
14  Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Mr. Money Loc, Above The Law
Producer(s):
E.Coston
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loc-N-Up
23
Mase Featuring Total What You Want Billboard Hot Rap Songs
What You Want
Mase Featuring Total
19  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
23
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
24
MC Ren Ruthless For Life Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ruthless For Life
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
45
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.J.Patterson, LT Hutton
Producer(s):
LT Hutton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Ruthless
25
JD Featuring Da Brat The Party Continues Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Party Continues
JD Featuring Da Brat
15  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
19
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
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