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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
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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

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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
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1
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LAST WEEK
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3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.P.Page, R.Plant, J.Bonham, S.Combs, M.Curry
Producer(s):
Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
2
John Forte Ninety Nine [Flash The Message] Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ninety Nine [Flash The Message]
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Fahrenkrog-Peterson, K.Karges, J.Forte
Producer(s):
W.Jean, Pras
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Ruffhouse
3
All City The Actual Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Actual
Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Troupe, G.Cordew, C.Martin
Producer(s):
DJ Premier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Armee
4
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
16  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
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
5
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
14  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
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
6
Busta Rhymes Turn It Up [Remix]/Fire It Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Turn It Up [Remix]/Fire It Up
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Smith, G.Larson, S.Phillips
Producer(s):
Busta Rhymes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
7
Heather B. Do You Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Do You
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Gardner, K.Parker
Producer(s):
K.Parker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
8
Beenie Man Who Am I Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Who Am I
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Davis, J.Harding
Producer(s):
J.Harding
Imprint/Promotion Label:
VP | 2 Hard
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
21  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
21
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
Hi-Town DJs Ding-A-Ling Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ding-A-Ling
31  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
44
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Songwriter(s):
T.Hallums, D.Rahming
Producer(s):
Da Joint, D.Rahming, Q-Maq, R.Keyz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Restless
11
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)
13  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
12
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
12  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
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
13
MC Ren Ruthless For Life Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ruthless For Life
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.J.Patterson, LT Hutton
Producer(s):
LT Hutton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Ruthless
14
The Lox [Featuring DMX & Lil' Kim] Money, Power & Respect Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Money, Power & Respect
The Lox [Featuring DMX & Lil' Kim]
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
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
15
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz Deja Vu [Uptown Baby] Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Deja Vu [Uptown Baby]
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz
11  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Fagen, W.Becker
Producer(s):
KNS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Codeine/Columbia
16
Wyclef Jean Gone Till November Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gone Till November
17  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Jean, T.Kelly, O.S.Harvey,Jr.
Producer(s):
W.Jean
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Ruffhouse
17
Canibus Second Round K.O. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Second Round K.O.
10  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Williams, W.Jean, J.Duplessis
Producer(s):
W.Jean, J.Duplessis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal
18
Cosmic Slop Shop Sinful Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Sinful
23  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Selmon
Producer(s):
R.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Mtume
19
Goodie Mob Featuring Outkast Black Ice (Sky High) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Black Ice (Sky High)
Goodie Mob Featuring Outkast
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Sheats, C.Gipp, A.Benjamin, A.Patton
Producer(s):
Mr. DJ
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
20
Salt-N-Pepa Gitty Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gitty Up
25  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
16
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
21
Big Punisher Featuring Joe Still Not A Player Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Still Not A Player
Big Punisher Featuring Joe
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
5
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
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
24  Last
19  Peak
16  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
16
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
B.L.H.U.N.T. Choke Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Choke
29  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.A.Graham, R.Leverston
Producer(s):
Wildstyle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Select
24
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
14  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
25
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
25
JD Featuring Da Brat The Party Continues Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Party Continues
JD Featuring Da Brat
27  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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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