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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
9
WEEKS AT NO. 1
17
WEEKS ON CHART
Look At Me Now
Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
Songwriter(s)
C.M.Brown, R.Buendia, D.Carter, Jr., T.T.Smith, Jr., T.W.Pentz, J.Baptiste, N.L.van de Wall
Producer(s)
Diplo, AfroJack, Free School
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | Jive

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Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes Look At Me Now Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Look At Me Now
Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, R.Buendia, D.Carter, Jr., T.T.Smith, Jr., T.W.Pentz, J.Baptiste, N.L.van de Wall
Producer(s):
Diplo, AfroJack, Free School
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
2
Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown My Last Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Last
Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Anderson, E.D.Wilson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, C.M.Brown
Producer(s):
No I.D.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | G.O.O.D./Def Jam
3
Wiz Khalifa Roll Up Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Roll Up
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Thomaz, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen
Producer(s):
StarGate
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Rostrum
4
Kanye West All Of The Lights Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All Of The Lights
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.O.West, J.Bhasker, M. Jones, W. Trotter
Producer(s):
K.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
5
Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer Give Me Everything Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Give Me Everything
Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.C.Perez, N.L.van de Wall, S.C.Smith
Producer(s):
AfroJack
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
6
Lupe Fiasco The Show Goes On Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Show Goes On
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Jaco, D.A.Johnson, D.W.Brower, J.K.Brown, I.Brock, E.Judy, D.Gallucci
Producer(s):
Kane Beatz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | 1st & 15th
7
DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne I'm On One Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I'm On One
DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Greatest gainer this week

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Khaled, A.Graham, W.L.Roberts II, D.Carter, Jr., T.Williams, N.Seetharam, K.Sheehan, O.Waithe
Producer(s):
T-Minus, 40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money
8
YC Featuring Future Racks Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Racks
YC Featuring Future
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Brooks, S.C.Uwaezuoke, N.D.Wilburn, C.G.Miller
Producer(s):
Sonny Digital
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Big Play
9
Lupe Fiasco Featuring Trey Songz Out Of My Head Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Out Of My Head
Lupe Fiasco Featuring Trey Songz
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Jaco, M.Snoddy, R.Jackson, J.Duplessis, A.Altino
Producer(s):
M.Snoddy, J.Duplessis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | 1st & 15th
10
Ace Hood Hustle Hard Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Hustle Hard
10  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.McColister
Producer(s):
Lex Luger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | We The Best/Def Jam
11
Nicki Minaj Super Bass Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Super Bass
16  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Maraj, D.A.Johnson, E.Dean, R.Hylton, J.M.Coleman
Producer(s):
KANE, JMIKE
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
12
Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake Moment 4 Life Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Moment 4 Life
Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Maraj, A.Graham, T.Williams, N.Seetharam
Producer(s):
T-Minus
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Young Money/Cash Money
13
Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale No Hands Billboard Hot Rap Songs
No Hands
Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
14  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Jones, J.L.Johnson, Jr., O.Akintimehin, C.Gholson
Producer(s):
Drumma Boy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
14
Nicki Minaj Did It On'em Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Did It On'em
11  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Maraj, S.Crawford, J.Ellington, S.Samuels
Producer(s):
S.Crawford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
15
Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz 6 Foot 7 Foot Billboard Hot Rap Songs
6 Foot 7 Foot
Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz
12  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., S.Crawford, P.Panky, W.Attaway, I.Burgie
Producer(s):
S.Crawford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
16
Lil Wayne Featuring Rick Ross John Billboard Hot Rap Songs
John
Lil Wayne Featuring Rick Ross
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., J.Jones, R.Holladay, W.L.Roberts II
Producer(s):
Polow Da Don, R.Holladay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
17
LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock Party Rock Anthem Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Party Rock Anthem
LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
20  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.K.Gordy, S.A.H.Gordy, J.Listenbee, P.Schroeder
Producer(s):
Party Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Party Rock/will.i.am/Cherrytree
18
Lil Wayne How To Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
How To Love
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
Fabolous You Be Killin Em Billboard Hot Rap Songs
You Be Killin Em
17  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.D.Jackson, R.Leslie, H.Rooney
Producer(s):
R.Leslie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
20
Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Kebo Gotti Grove St. Party Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Grove St. Party
Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Kebo Gotti
18  Last
10  Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Malphurs, D.Chatman, L.A.Lewis
Producer(s):
Lex Luger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
21
Travis Porter Bring It Back Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bring It Back
19  Last
14  Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.M.Roberts Jr., H.Duncan, D.Woods, L.Mattox
Producer(s):
T.M.Roberts, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Porter House/Jive
22
New Boyz Featuring The Cataracs & Dev Backseat Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Backseat
New Boyz Featuring The Cataracs & Dev
22  Last
12  Peak
17  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.A.Thomas, E.H.Benjamin V, N.Hollowell-Dhar, David Terror, D.Dailes
Producer(s):
The Cataracs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Shotty
23
Rick Ross Featuring Lil Wayne Or T.I. 9 Piece Billboard Hot Rap Songs
9 Piece
Rick Ross Featuring Lil Wayne Or T.I.
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.L.Roberts II, L.Lewis, D.Carter, Jr.
Producer(s):
Lex Luger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
24
Diddy - Dirty Money Featuring Trey Songz Your Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Your Love
Diddy - Dirty Money Featuring Trey Songz
21  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
I.Boodram, K.Hollins, J.Michel, A.Jones, A.Jackson, W.L.Roberts II
Producer(s):
Polow Da Don, V.Bozeman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Bad Boy
25
Tinie Tempah Featuring Eric Turner Written In The Stars Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Written In The Stars
Tinie Tempah Featuring Eric Turner
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Mughal, P.Okogwu, E.Turner, C.Bernardo
Producer(s):
iSHi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Disturbing London
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