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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
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Party Like A Rockstar
Songwriter(s)
J.Pittman, W.Whedbee, B.Ward, R.Stephens, D.Hardn, R.Hightower
Producer(s)
J.Pittman
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | OnDeck
Gains in performance

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1
Shop Boyz Party Like A Rockstar Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Party Like A Rockstar
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Pittman, W.Whedbee, B.Ward, R.Stephens, D.Hardn, R.Hightower
Producer(s):
J.Pittman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | OnDeck
2
Huey Pop, Lock & Drop It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Pop, Lock & Drop It
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Franks, Jr., D.Smith, C.Miller
Producer(s):
Tha Bakery
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | HiTz Committee/Jive
3
Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo Make Me Better Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Make Me Better
Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.D.Jackson, T.V.Mosley, S.C.Smith
Producer(s):
Timbaland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
4
Lil Boosie Featuring Foxx & Webbie Wipe Me Down Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Wipe Me Down
Lil Boosie Featuring Foxx & Webbie
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Reed, W.Gradney, Jr., T.Hatch
Producer(s):
J.Allen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Trill/Asylum
5
T.I. Big Things Poppin' (Do It) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Big Things Poppin' (Do It)
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Harris, Jr., B.O.Thomas
Producer(s):
Mannie Fresh
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Grand Hustle
6
Crime Mob Featuring Lil Scrappy Rock Yo Hips Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Rock Yo Hips
Crime Mob Featuring Lil Scrappy
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Lewis, B.Carpentero, V.Lewis, J.Usher, A.Smith, C.Henderson
Producer(s):
J.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Crunk/BME/Reprise
7
R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain) I'm A Flirt Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I'm A Flirt
R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain)
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.G.Moss, R.Jackson, R.S.Kelly, C.J.Harris, Jr., T-Pain
Producer(s):
Lil Ronnie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Columbia/Jive
8
Hurricane Chris A Bay Bay Billboard Hot Rap Songs
A Bay Bay
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Dooley, E.G.Williams
Producer(s):
Phunk Dawg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Polo Grounds/J
9
Bow Wow Featuring T-Pain & Johnta Austin Outta My System Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Outta My System
Bow Wow Featuring T-Pain & Johnta Austin
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, J.Alston, R.James
Producer(s):
J.Dupri, LROC, No I.D.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
10
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Featuring Akon I Tried Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I Tried
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Featuring Akon
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Howse, C.Scruggs, A.Henderson, G.H.Tuinfort, A.D.B.A.Thiam
Producer(s):
A.Thiam, G.H.Tuinfort
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Full Surface
11
Yung Berg Featuring Junior Sexy Lady Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Sexy Lady
Yung Berg Featuring Junior
11  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Ward, R.Watson, V.Molina, D.Black, J.Barry
Producer(s):
R.Holladay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Yung Boss/Epic
12
Unk 2 Step Billboard Hot Rap Songs
2 Step
12  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Platt, F.Shahid, M.Humphrey
Producer(s):
DJ Montay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Big Oomp
13
Eve Tambourine Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Tambourine
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Jeffers, K.Dean, S.Garrett
Producer(s):
Swizz Beatz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Aftermath/Full Surface/Ruff Ryders/Geffen
14
DJ Khaled Featuring T.I., Akon, Rick Ross, Fat Joe, Lil' Wayne & Baby We Takin' Over Billboard Hot Rap Songs
We Takin' Over
DJ Khaled Featuring T.I., Akon, Rick Ross, Fat Joe, Lil' Wayne & Baby
14  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Khaled, A.D.B.A.Thiam, D.Carter, Jr., B.Williams, C.J.Harris, Jr., J.A.Cartegena, W.L.Roberts II, F.N.Hills
Producer(s):
Danja
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
15
Plies Featuring T-Pain Shawty Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Shawty
Plies Featuring T-Pain
20  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.L.Washington, C.Gholson, F.Miles, T-Pain, W.White, V.White, E.Del Barrio
Producer(s):
Drumma Boy, Ensayne Wayne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Slip-N-Slide
16
Mims Like This Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Like This
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Thomas, D.Schofield, S.Mims
Producer(s):
W.Thomas, D.Schofield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
17
50 Cent Amusement Park Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Amusement Park
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Jackson, Jr., T.Crawford, H.K.Campbell
Producer(s):
Chris Styles, Silence
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady/Aftermath
18
Down A.K.A. Kilo Lean Like A Cholo Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Lean Like A Cholo
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Martinez, J.Stary
Producer(s):
Fingazz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Machete | Silent Giant
19
The Alliance Featuring Fabo Tattoo Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Tattoo
The Alliance Featuring Fabo
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Orr, S.Parker, L.Williams
Producer(s):
Shawn Q, T.Cutta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | NCE/Asylum
20
Mims This Is Why I'm Hot Billboard Hot Rap Songs
This Is Why I'm Hot
16  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Mims, W.Thomas, T.Simons, D.Schofield, A.Johnson, K.Muchita, D.M.McDaniels, J.W.Simmons, J.H.Smith, E.T.Stevens, C.Williams, C.Lundy, L.Haywood
Producer(s):
The Blackout Movement
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
The Fixxers AKA DJ Quik & AMG Can U Werk Wit Dat Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Can U Werk Wit Dat
The Fixxers AKA DJ Quik & AMG
21  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Blake, J.Lewis
Producer(s):
DJ Quik, AMG
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
22
Mike Jones Featuring Bun B & Snoop Dogg My 64 Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My 64
Mike Jones Featuring Bun B & Snoop Dogg
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.LJones, B.J.Freeman, C.C.Broadus Jr., S.Williams, O.Jackson, E.Wright, A.Young
Producer(s):
S.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Ice Age/SwishaHouse/Asylum
23
Swizz Beatz Money In The Bank Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Money In The Bank
25  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Dean, G.Taylor, C.Young, M.Bonds, E.Barrier, W.Griffin III, S.Combs, C.Wallace, S.Jacobs, J.Phillips, D.Styles, K.Jones, D.M.Angelettie, T.Etlinger, L.Laurie, K.Jeffries, A.Adams, R.Hargis
Producer(s):
M.Bonds, G.Taylor, C.Young
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
24
Kanye West Can't Tell Me Nothing Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Can't Tell Me Nothing
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.O.West, A.Davis
Producer(s):
K.West, DJ Toomp
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
25
Kia Shine Krispy Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Krispy
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Coleman, N.Coleman, A.K.Horovitz, R.Rubin, D.M.McDaniels, J.W.Simmons
Producer(s):
Play-N-Skillz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Rap Hustlaz
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