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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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
20
WEEKS ON CHART
Dead And Gone
T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
Songwriter(s)
C.J.Harris, Jr., J.Timberlake, R.Tadross
Producer(s)
J.Timberlake, R.Knox
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic | Grand Hustle

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T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake Dead And Gone Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Dead And Gone
T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
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LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Harris, Jr., J.Timberlake, R.Tadross
Producer(s):
J.Timberlake, R.Knox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Grand Hustle
2
Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie Kiss Me Thru The Phone Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Kiss Me Thru The Phone
Soulja Boy Tell 'em Featuring Sammie
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.G.Scheffer, D.Siegel, D.Way
Producer(s):
Jim Jonsin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | ColliPark
3
Soulja Boy Tell'em Turn My Swag On Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Turn My Swag On
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Way, A.Randolph, K.McConnell
Producer(s):
Natural Disaster, Top Cat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | ColliPark
4
The Black Eyed Peas Boom Boom Pow Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Boom Boom Pow
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Adams, A.Pineda, S.Duhamel, J.Gomez
Producer(s):
will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | will.i.am
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Rick Ross Featuring John Legend Magnificent Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Magnificent
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.L.Roberts II, K.Crowe, E.Reyes-Ortiz, John Legend, D.Harris, A.Bofill, J.Cohen, N.M.Walden
Producer(s):
J.U.S.T.I.C.E. LEAGUE
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
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Yung L.A. Featuring Young Dro & T.I. Ain't I Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ain't I
Yung L.A. Featuring Young Dro & T.I.
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Austin, C.J.Harris, Jr., D.Hart, T.Clemons
Producer(s):
B.Frank
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Grand Hustle
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Flo Rida Right Round Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Right Round
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Dillard, L.Gottwald, A.Grigg, J.Franks, P.M.Lawrence II, Bruno Mars, A.Bay-Schuck, P.Burns, S.Coy, M.Percy, T.Lever
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, KoOol Kojak
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Poe Boy
8
Bow Wow Featuring Johnta Austin You Can Get It All Billboard Hot Rap Songs
You Can Get It All
Bow Wow Featuring Johnta Austin
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, J.Phillips, Babyface, A.Reid, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
J.Dupri, LROC
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Pitbull I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.J.Wolinski, D.Seraphine, S.Bosco, N.Fasano, P.Gonella, A.C.Perez
Producer(s):
P.Rich, N.Fasano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
10
Flo Rida Featuring Wynter Sugar Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Sugar
Flo Rida Featuring Wynter
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Dillard, M.Humphrey, H.Simmons, K.Roberson, C.Battey, S.A.Battey, M.Lobina, G.Randone, M.Gabutti, M.Caren
Producer(s):
DJ Montay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Poe Boy
11
Kanye West Heartless Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Heartless
10  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.O.West, E.D.Wilson, S.R.S.Mescudi, M.Y.Jones, B.Hudson-McIldowie
Producer(s):
K.West, No I.D.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
12
GS Boyz Stanky Legg Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Stanky Legg
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Dinkins, T.Flowers, M.Griffith
Producer(s):
M.Dinkins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Battery | Swagg Team/Jive
13
Mike Jones Next To You Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Next To You
11  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.LJones, J.R.Rotem
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Ice Age/SwishaHouse
14
Hurricane Chris Featuring SupaSTAAR Halle Berry (She's Fine) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Halle Berry (She's Fine)
Hurricane Chris Featuring SupaSTAAR
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Dooley, J.Parker, J.Salinas, Jr., O.Salinas, D.D.Dorrough
Producer(s):
Play-N-Skillz, Q Smith, SupaSTAAR
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Polo Grounds/J
15
Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne Always Strapped Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Always Strapped
Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Williams, D.Carter, Jr., R.Cobb II
Producer(s):
Mr. Beatz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
16
T.I. Whatever You Like Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Whatever You Like
15  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Harris, Jr., J.G.Scheffer, D.Siegel, K.V.Washington
Producer(s):
Jim Jonsin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Grand Hustle
17
OJ Da Juiceman Featuring Gucci Mane Make Tha Trap Say Aye Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Make Tha Trap Say Aye
OJ Da Juiceman Featuring Gucci Mane
14  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
O.Williams Jr., R.D.Davis, X.L.Dotson
Producer(s):
Zaytoven
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | 32/Mizay
18
Young Money Every Girl Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Every Girl
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., A.Graham, J.A.Mills, J.A.Preyan, C.Lilly, J.Henderson, C.Whitacre
Producer(s):
Tha Bizness
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Young Money/Cash Money/Universal Motown
19
Eminem We Made You Billboard Hot Rap Songs
We Made You
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mathers III, A.Young, M.Batson, D.Parker, T.Lawrence, Jr., W.Egan
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre, Eminem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Web/Shady/Aftermath
20
T.I. Featuring Rihanna Live Your Life Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Live Your Life
T.I. Featuring Rihanna
16  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Harris, Jr., J.Smith, M.R.Riddick-Woods, D.Balan
Producer(s):
Just Blaze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG/Atlantic | Def Jam/Grand Hustle
21
Dorrough Ice Cream Paint Job Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ice Cream Paint Job
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.D.Dorrough, R.A.Proctor
Producer(s):
2Much
Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | NGenius
22
Maino Featuring T-Pain All The Above Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All The Above
Maino Featuring T-Pain
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Coleman, J.Smith, J.B.Rosser, B.Rackley, T-Pain
Producer(s):
Just Blaze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Hustle Hard
23
F.L.Y. (Fast Life Yungstaz) Swag Surfin' Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Swag Surfin'
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Bryant, M.Gordon, Jr., S.Spearman, J.Rice
Producer(s):
KE On The Track
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Music Line
24
Drake Best I Ever Had Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Best I Ever Had
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, M.J.Samuels, D.Hamilton, N.Coleman, D.Carter, Jr.
Producer(s):
Boi-1da
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Young Money/Cash Money
25
Webstar & Jim Jones Featuring Juelz Santana Dancin On Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Dancin On Me
Webstar & Jim Jones Featuring Juelz Santana
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.R.Green, D.Ryan, J.Jones
Producer(s):
Webstar, Reemo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Scrilla Hill
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