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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
10
WEEKS AT NO. 1
23
WEEKS ON CHART
Thrift Shop
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
Songwriter(s)
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s)
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | Macklemore

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz Thrift Shop Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Thrift Shop
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Macklemore
2
Drake Started From The Bottom Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Started From The Bottom
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, W.M.Coleman, N.J.Shebib, B.Sanfilippo
Producer(s):
M.Zombie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
3
Lil Wayne Featuring Drake & Future Love Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Love Me
Lil Wayne Featuring Drake & Future
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., A.Graham, N.D.Wilburn, M.L.Williams, A.Hogan
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It, A+
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Pitbull Featuring Christina Aguilera Feel This Moment Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Feel This Moment
Pitbull Featuring Christina Aguilera
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.C.Perez, C.Perez, N.Atweh, C.Kreviazuk, A.D.Messinger, N.Lambroza, U.Vargas, C.Aguilera, P.Waaktaar-Savoy, M.Harket, M.Furuholmen
Producer(s):
A.D.Messinger, N.Atweh, Sir Nolan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds
5
A$AP Rocky Featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar F**kin Problems Billboard Hot Rap Songs
F**kin Problems
A$AP Rocky Featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.A.Mayers, N.J.Shebib, S.Garrett, A.Graham, T.Epps, K.L.Duckworth
Producer(s):
40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
6
PSY Gangnam Style Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gangnam Style
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Park, Y.Gun-Hyung
Producer(s):
PSY, Y.Gun-Hyung
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | SchoolBoy
7
Kendrick Lamar Featuring Drake Poetic Justice Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Poetic Justice
Kendrick Lamar Featuring Drake
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Duckworth, E.Molina, A.Graham, J.S.Harris III, J.Jackson, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
S.Deville
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Top Dawg/Aftermath
8
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton Can't Hold Us Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Can't Hold Us
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Macklemore
9
Trinidad James All Gold Everything Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All Gold Everything
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.J.Williams
Producer(s):
D.Gallaspy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Think It's A Game/Def Jam
10
Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna Bad Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bad
Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.Akintimehin, T.Thomas
Producer(s):
T.Thomas, K.Camp
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Maybach
11
Ace Hood Featuring Future & Rick Ross Bugatti Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bugatti
Ace Hood Featuring Future & Rick Ross
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.McColister, W.L.Roberts II, M.L.Williams, N.D.Wilburn
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money
12
Kendrick Lamar Swimming Pools (Drank) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Swimming Pools (Drank)
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Duckworth, T.Williams, N.Seetharam
Producer(s):
T-Minus
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Top Dawg/Aftermath
13
Young Jeezy Featuring 2 Chainz R.I.P. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
R.I.P.
Young Jeezy Featuring 2 Chainz
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.W.Jenkins, D.I.McFarlane, T.Epps, W.DeVaughn, A.Young, E.Wright, L.J.Patterson, O.Jackson, G.Webster, A.Noland, L.Bonner, R.Middlebrooks, W.Morrison, M.Jones, M.R.Pierce, N.Napier, R.Parker, S.Arrington, C.C.Carter, W.Hankerson
Producer(s):
Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
14
2 Chainz I'm Different Billboard Hot Rap Songs
I'm Different
10  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Epps, D.I.McFarlane
Producer(s):
Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Real University/Def Jam
15
Future Neva End Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Neva End
13  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.D.Wilburn, M.L.Williams, P.R.Slaughter
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
16
J. Cole Featuring Miguel Power Trip Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Power Trip
J. Cole Featuring Miguel
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Cole, H.Laws
Producer(s):
J.L.Cole
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
17
Lil Wayne Featuring Detail No Worries Billboard Hot Rap Songs
No Worries
Lil Wayne Featuring Detail
16  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., N.C.Fisher, B.Williams, J.A.Preyan, R.Diaz
Producer(s):
Detail
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
18
B.o.B Featuring T.I. & Juicy J We Still In This B**** Billboard Hot Rap Songs
We Still In This B****
B.o.B Featuring T.I. & Juicy J
21  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Simmons, Jr., M.L.Williams, M.Middlebrooks, C.J.Harris, Jr., J.M.Houston
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It, MYGUYMARS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
19
Lupe Fiasco & Guy Sebastian Battle Scars Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Battle Scars
Lupe Fiasco & Guy Sebastian
19  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Jaco, G.Sebastian, D.R.Harris
Producer(s):
Pro J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | 1st & 15th
20
Tyga Featuring Rick Ross Dope Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Dope
Tyga Featuring Rick Ross
22  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.R.Nguyen-Stevenson, W.L.Roberts II, T.M.Roberts Jr., J.Jackson, C.C.Broadus Jr., C.Wolfe, A.Young
Producer(s):
T.M.Roberts, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
21
Chief Keef Love Sosa Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Love Sosa
24  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Cozart, T.Pittman
Producer(s):
Young Chop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Glory Boyz
22
Juicy J Featuring Big Sean & Young Jeezy Show Out Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Show Out
Juicy J Featuring Big Sean & Young Jeezy
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Houston, J.W.Jenkins, S.M.Anderson
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Kemosabe
23
Future Featuring Lil Wayne Karate Chop (Remix) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Karate Chop (Remix)
Future Featuring Lil Wayne
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.D.Wilburn, R.Buice, L.T.Wayne, D.Carter, Jr.
Producer(s):
METRO
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
24
French Montana Featuring Nicki Minaj Freaks Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Freaks
French Montana Featuring Nicki Minaj
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Kharbouch, O.T.Maraj, Rico Love, D.L.Davis, Q.Riley, E.Bonner, L.F.Dunbar, J.C.Taylor, L.O.Willis
Producer(s):
Rico Love, Earl And E
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Coke Boys/Bad Boy
25
Big Sean Guap Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Guap
25  Last
17  Peak
15  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Anderson, D.M.Weir II, T.Pittman, A.Izquierdo, D.Camper. Jr., K.O.West, A.Martin, R.Kinelski, N.Goldstein
Producer(s):
KeY Wane, Young Chop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | G.O.O.D./Def Jam
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