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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
19
WEEKS ON CHART
Can't Hold Us
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
Songwriter(s)
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s)
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | Macklemore

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton Can't Hold Us Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Can't Hold Us
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Macklemore
2
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz Thrift Shop Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Thrift Shop
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
Last
Peak
37  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Macklemore
3
J. Cole Featuring Miguel Power Trip Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Power Trip
J. Cole Featuring Miguel
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
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
4
Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna Bad Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bad
Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.Akintimehin, T.Thomas
Producer(s):
T.Thomas, K.Camp
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Maybach
5
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert Same Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Same Love
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis, M.Lambert
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA/Warner Bros. | Macklemore/Sub Pop
6
Pitbull Featuring Christina Aguilera Feel This Moment Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Feel This Moment
Pitbull Featuring Christina Aguilera
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

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
7
Drake Started From The Bottom Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Started From The Bottom
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
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
8
Rocko Featuring Future & Rick Ross U.O.E.N.O. Billboard Hot Rap Songs
U.O.E.N.O.
Rocko Featuring Future & Rick Ross
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Hill Jr., N.D.Wilburn, W.L.Roberts II, M.A.Randle
Producer(s):
Childish Major
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocky Road | A-1
9
Lil Wayne Featuring 2 Chainz Rich As F**k Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Rich As F**k
Lil Wayne Featuring 2 Chainz
10  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., T.Epps, T.Williams, N.Seetharam
Producer(s):
T-Minus, Nikhil
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
10
Kendrick Lamar Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Duckworth, M.A.Spears, Braun, Vindahl, L.Lykke, Schmidt
Producer(s):
Sounwave
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Top Dawg/Aftermath
11
DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne No New Friends (SFTB Remix) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
No New Friends (SFTB Remix)
DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
14  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Khaled, A.Graham, W.L.Roberts II, D.Carter, Jr., M.J.Samuels, N.J.Shebib
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, 40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money
12
Lil Wayne Featuring Drake & Future Love Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Love Me
Lil Wayne Featuring Drake & Future
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

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
13
2 Chainz & Wiz Khalifa We Own It (Fast & Furious) Billboard Hot Rap Songs
We Own It (Fast & Furious)
2 Chainz & Wiz Khalifa
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Epps, C.J.Thomaz, A.Schwartz, J.Khajadourian, B.S.Isaac
Producer(s):
The Futuristics
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
14
Rich Gang Featuring Lil Wayne, Birdman, Future, Mack Maine, Nicki Minaj Tapout Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Tapout
Rich Gang Featuring Lil Wayne, Birdman, Future, Mack Maine, Nicki Minaj
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Carter, Jr., B.Williams, J.A.Preyan, O.T.Maraj, N.D.Wilburn, N.C.Fisher
Producer(s):
Detail
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
15
Ace Hood Featuring Future & Rick Ross Bugatti Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bugatti
Ace Hood Featuring Future & Rick Ross
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

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
16
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
15  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
33
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
17
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
17  Last
15  Peak
17  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

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
18
PSY Gentleman Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gentleman
18  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Park, Y.Gun-Hyung
Producer(s):
PSY
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Silent/SchoolBoy
19
Nicki Minaj Featuring Lil Wayne High School Billboard Hot Rap Songs
High School
Nicki Minaj Featuring Lil Wayne
19  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Maraj, D.Carter, Jr., M.J.Samuels, T.Williams
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, T-Minus
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
20
B.o.B Featuring 2 Chainz HeadBand Billboard Hot Rap Songs
HeadBand
B.o.B Featuring 2 Chainz
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Simmons, Jr., D.I.McFarlane, T.Epps, C.Montgomery III, S.Cox, T.W.Griffin Jr, M.Adams
Producer(s):
Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | RebelRock/Grand Hustle
21
Major Lazer Featuring Bruno Mars, Tyga & Mystic Bubble Butt Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bubble Butt
Major Lazer Featuring Bruno Mars, Tyga & Mystic
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.W.Pentz, D.Taylor, Bruno Mars, M.R.Nguyen-Stevenson, Mystic
Producer(s):
Major Lazer, V.Khan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Mad Decent/Secretly Canadian
22
Fabolous Featuring Chris Brown Ready Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ready
Fabolous Featuring Chris Brown
21  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.D.Jackson, A.Harr, J.Jackson, A.Davidson, S.Davidson, K.Cossom, C.M.Brown
Producer(s):
The Runners, The Monarch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
23
French Montana Ain't Worried About Nothin Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Ain't Worried About Nothin
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Rico Love, E.Hood, E.Goudy II, K.Kharbouch
Producer(s):
Rico Love, Earl And E
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Coke Boys/Bad Boy
24
Tyga Featuring Cedric Gervais, Wiz Khalifa & Mally Mall Molly Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Molly
Tyga Featuring Cedric Gervais, Wiz Khalifa & Mally Mall
22  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.R.Nguyen-Stevenson, C.J.Thomaz, J.Jackson, J.Rashid, D.Mapp, C.DePasquale, C.Cid
Producer(s):
Dez Dynamic, Mallly Mall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
25
A$AP Ferg Work Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Work
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.D.Brown, S.Pugh, R.A.Mayers, N.J.Williams, K.Kharbouch, Q.M.Hanley
Producer(s):
Chinza, Fly Beats
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
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