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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
My Baby
Songwriter(s)
F.J.Perren, A.J.Mizell, B.Gordy, D.Lussier
Producer(s)
M.Diesel
Imprint/Promotion Label
Priority | Soulja

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Lil' Romeo My Baby Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Baby
Last
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TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
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Songwriter(s):
F.J.Perren, A.J.Mizell, B.Gordy, D.Lussier
Producer(s):
M.Diesel
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Soulja
2
D12 Purple Hills Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Purple Hills
47  Last
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LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
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3
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Songwriter(s):
V.Carlisle, D.Holton, R.Johnson, M.Mathers III, O.Moore, D.Porter, J.Bass
Producer(s):
Eminem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady
3
Screwball Featuring M.O.P. Torture Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Torture
Screwball Featuring M.O.P.
Last
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Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Stone, W.Bass, F.Ivey, K.Jones, K.Lewis, J.Grinnage, E.Murry
Producer(s):
Stone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Landspeed | Hydra
4
7L & Esoteric Call Me E.S. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Call Me E.S.
Last
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Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Ryan
Producer(s):
Vinyl Reanimators
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Landspeed | Direct
5
Afu-Ra Featuring GZA Bigacts Littleacts Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bigacts Littleacts
Afu-Ra Featuring GZA
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Phillips, D.Harris, G.E.Grice
Producer(s):
True Master
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | D&D/In The Paint/Fat Beats
6
Lil' Zane None Tonight Billboard Hot Rap Songs
None Tonight
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Z.Copeland, Jr., D.Lewis, R.Lumpkins
Producer(s):
R.Lumpkins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Worldwide/Priority
7
Hi-Tek Featuring Common & Vinia Mojica The Sun God Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Sun God
Hi-Tek Featuring Common & Vinia Mojica
10  Last
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Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.L.Lynn, V.Mojica, T.Cottrell
Producer(s):
Hi-Tek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rawkus
8
Skillz Y'all Don't Wanna Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Y'all Don't Wanna
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis, T.Cottrell
Producer(s):
Hi-Tek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rawkus | Eastern Conference
9
Bishop Briggs U Know U Ghetto Billboard Hot Rap Songs
U Know U Ghetto
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Kendrick
Producer(s):
Champ Productions, C.Young
Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | Tony Mercedes/Bucket Head
10
Bigga Figgaz Who's Gonna Love Ya' Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Who's Gonna Love Ya'
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Roberson, K.King
Producer(s):
D.Longmire
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King B
11
Fabolous Featuring Nate Dogg Can't Deny It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Can't Deny It
Fabolous Featuring Nate Dogg
42  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.D.Jackson, R.Thomas, T.A.Shakur, D.D.Arnaud
Producer(s):
Rick Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Desert Storm/Elektra
12
The Young Millionaires Featuring Lil' One -- The Young Millionairess All I Wanna Do Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All I Wanna Do
The Young Millionaires Featuring Lil' One -- The Young Millionairess
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Kendrick, P.Reynolds, L.Smith, W.Sanders, J.Moore
Producer(s):
K.Kendrick
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Urban Dreams | Urban Spears
13
QB Finest Featuring Nas & Bravehearts Oochie Wally Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Oochie Wally
QB Finest Featuring Nas & Bravehearts
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Porter, J.Jones, E.Gray, M.Epps
Producer(s):
EZ Elpee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
14
Violator Featuring Busta Rhymes What It Is Billboard Hot Rap Songs
What It Is
Violator Featuring Busta Rhymes
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.T.Smith, Jr., P.L.Williams, C.Hugo
Producer(s):
The Neptunes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Violator/Loud/Columbia
15
Beanie Sigel Beanie (Mack B****) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Beanie (Mack B****)
36  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Grant, J.Smith
Producer(s):
Just Blaze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
16
Superb Superb Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Superb
16  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Johnson, T.Brooks, F.David
Producer(s):
Mixzo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
FY Station
17
City High What Would You Do? Billboard Hot Rap Songs
What Would You Do?
17  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Toby, R.Pardlo
Producer(s):
W.Jean, J.Duplessis, R.Toby, R.Pardlo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Booga Basement
18
Shaggy Featuring Rayvon Angel Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Angel
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Ertegun, E.Curtis, C.Taylor, S.Miller
Producer(s):
S.Pizzonia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
19
Three The... G. Dep, P. Diddy & Black Rob Let's Get It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Let's Get It
Three The... G. Dep, P. Diddy & Black Rob
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Coleman, J.Graham, S.Combs, R.Ross, A.Green
Producer(s):
Yogi, The Hitmen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
20
Erick Sermon Featuring Marvin Gaye Music Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Music
Erick Sermon Featuring Marvin Gaye
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Sermon, M.Gaye
Producer(s):
E.Sermon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | NY.LA/Def Squad
21
Lil Bow Wow Bow Wow (That's My Name) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bow Wow (That's My Name)
Lil Bow Wow
18  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, B.M.Cox
Producer(s):
J.Dupri, B.M.Cox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | So So Def/Columbia
22
The Notorious B.I.G. One More Chance/Stay With Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
One More Chance/Stay With Me
20  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, M.Debarge, E.B.Jordan, S.Combs
Producer(s):
Diddy, J.C.Olivier, R.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
23
Redman Featuring DJ Kool Let's Get Dirty (I Can't Get In Da Club) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Let's Get Dirty (I Can't Get In Da Club)
Redman Featuring DJ Kool
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Noble, D.Stinson, J.Bowman,Jr.
Producer(s):
Rockwilder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
24
Jahari Come Ride With Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Come Ride With Me
19  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Jahari
Producer(s):
M.Seifert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lightyear | Success
25
Coo Coo Cal My Projects Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Projects
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Bellamy, H.Cook
Producer(s):
Bigg Hank
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Infinite
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