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Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data = HOT RAP SONGS
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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Your Love
Songwriter(s)
O.T.Maraj, A.Wansel, D.Freeman, J.P.Hughes, W.Felder
Producer(s)
Pop
Imprint/Promotion Label
Universal Motown | Young Money/Cash Money
Gains in performance

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1
Nicki Minaj Your Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Your Love
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Maraj, A.Wansel, D.Freeman, J.P.Hughes, W.Felder
Producer(s):
Pop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Young Money/Cash Money
2
Eminem Featuring Rihanna Love The Way You Lie Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Love The Way You Lie
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mathers III, A.Grant, Skylar Grey
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Web/Shady/Aftermath
3
B.o.B Featuring Hayley Williams Airplanes Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Airplanes
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Simmons, Jr., J.Franks, A.Grant, J.Dussolliet, T.Sommers
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid, DJ Frank E
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | RebelRock/Grand Hustle
4
Young Jeezy Featuring Plies Lose My Mind Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Lose My Mind
Young Jeezy Featuring Plies
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.W.Jenkins, C.Gholson, A.L.Washington
Producer(s):
Drumma Boy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
5
Soulja Boy Tell'em Pretty Boy Swag Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Pretty Boy Swag
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Way, O.Byrd, J.J.Murphy
Producer(s):
Young Shay, G5KidMurph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | ColliPark
6
Drake Featuring Lil Wayne Miss Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Miss Me
Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, M.J.Samuels, N.J.Shebib, D.Carter, Jr., D.Edwards, D.Richardson
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, 40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Young Money/Cash Money
7
Cali Swag District Teach Me How To Dougie Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Teach Me How To Dougie
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Fowler, C.Glee, C.Childs, E.West
Producer(s):
C.Fowler, E.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
8
Drake Over Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Over
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, M.J.Samuels, N.Brongers
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, A.Khaaliq
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Young Money/Cash Money
9
Travie McCoy Featuring Bruno Mars Billionaire Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Billionaire
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.McCoy, Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine
Producer(s):
The SmeeZingtons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Nappy Boy/Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen
10
Diddy - Dirty Money Featuring T.I. Hello Good Morning Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Hello Good Morning
Diddy - Dirty Money Featuring T.I.
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Rico Love, F.N.Hills, M.Araica, C.J.Harris, Jr.
Producer(s):
Danja
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Bad Boy
11
Ludacris Featuring Trey Songz Sex Room Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Sex Room
Ludacris Featuring Trey Songz
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.B.Bridges, T.A.Neverson, T.Scales, T.Taylor, K.Johnson
Producer(s):
Kajun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
12
Rick Ross Featuring Styles P B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast)
Rick Ross Featuring Styles P
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Songwriter(s):
W.L.Roberts II, L.A.Lewis, D.Styles
Producer(s):
Lex Luger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
13
T.I. Featuring Keri Hilson Got Your Back Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Got Your Back
T.I. Featuring Keri Hilson
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Harris, Jr., A.Davis, T.Nash
Producer(s):
DJ Toomp
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Grand Hustle
14
B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars Nothin' On You Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Nothin' On You
B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Simmons, Jr., Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine
Producer(s):
The SmeeZingtons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | RebelRock/Grand Hustle
15
Eminem Not Afraid Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Not Afraid
16  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mathers III, L.E.Resto, M.J.Samuels, J.Evans, M.Burnett
Producer(s):
Boi-1da
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Web/Shady/Aftermath
16
Kanye West POWER Billboard Hot Rap Songs
POWER
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.O.West, L. Griffin Jr., M.G.Dean, J.Bhasker, A.Gardner, K.Lewis, F.Bernheim, J.P.Lang, B.Bergman, R.Fripp, M.Giles, G.Lake, I.McDonald, P.Sinfield
Producer(s):
S1, K.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
17
DJ Khaled Featuring T-Pain, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg & Rick Ross All I Do Is Win Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All I Do Is Win
DJ Khaled Featuring T-Pain, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg & Rick Ross
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Khaled, C.B.Bridges, W.L.Roberts II, C.C.Broadus Jr., T-Pain, J.Mollings, L.Mollings
Producer(s):
DJ Nasty, LVM, DJ Khaled
Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | We The Best
18
Ludacris Featuring Nicki Minaj My Chick Bad Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Chick Bad
Ludacris Featuring Nicki Minaj
18  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.B.Bridges, O.T.Maraj, S.Lindley, D.Davidson
Producer(s):
The Legendary Traxster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
19
J. Cole Who Dat Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Who Dat
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Cole, A.Benjamin, A.A.Patton, P.L.Brown
Producer(s):
J.L.Cole, A.Parrino
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
20
New Boyz Featuring Iyaz Break My Bank Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Break My Bank
New Boyz Featuring Iyaz
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.A.Thomas, E.H.Benjamin V, Damon Sharpe, M.Squire
Producer(s):
M.Squire, Damon Sharpe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Shotty/Asylum
21
Waka Flocka Flame Hard In Da Paint Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Hard In Da Paint
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Malphurs
Producer(s):
Lex Luger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
22
Bobby Brackins Featuring Ray J 143 Billboard Hot Rap Songs
143
Bobby Brackins Featuring Ray J
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Brackins, W.R.Norwood Jr, N.Balding
Producer(s):
NicNac
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Tycoon Status
23
T.I. I'm Back Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I'm Back
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Harris, Jr., D.Randall, D.Duncan
Producer(s):
Trackslayerz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Grand Hustle
24
Drake Featuring T.I. & Swizz Beatz Fancy Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Fancy
Drake Featuring T.I. & Swizz Beatz
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
YG Toot It And Boot It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Toot It And Boot It
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.D.R.Jackson, T.W.Griffin Jr, M.Newman, N.Lee Jr., T.Bluechel
Producer(s):
Ty Dolla $ign
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
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