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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Holy Grail
Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake
Songwriter(s)
S.C.Carter, J.Timberlake, T.Nash, T.V.Mosley, J.Harmon, E.D.Wilson, K.Cobain, D.Grohl, K.Novoselic
Producer(s)
T.Nash, Timbaland, JRoc
Imprint/Promotion Label
Roc Nation | Roc-A-Fella

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Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake Holy Grail Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Holy Grail
Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Carter, J.Timberlake, T.Nash, T.V.Mosley, J.Harmon, E.D.Wilson, K.Cobain, D.Grohl, K.Novoselic
Producer(s):
T.Nash, Timbaland, JRoc
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Roc-A-Fella
2
Eminem Berzerk Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Berzerk
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mathers III, W.Squier, A.K.Horovitz, A.N.Yauch, R.Rubin, J.Modeliste, A.Neville, C.Neville, V.Brown, A.Criss, K.Gist
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Web/Shady/Aftermath
3
Mike WiLL Made-It Featuring Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J 23 Billboard Hot Rap Songs
23
Mike WiLL Made-It Featuring Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.L.Williams, P.R.Slaughter, T.Thomas, T.Thomas, C.J.Thomaz, J.M.Houston, M.Cyrus
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It, P-Nasty
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Eardrumma
4
Kanye West Featuring Cam'ron & Consequence Gone Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gone
Kanye West Featuring Cam'ron & Consequence
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.O.West, J.Brion, D.R.Mills, C.Giles, C.Willis
Producer(s):
K.West, J.Brion
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
5
J. Cole Featuring TLC Crooked Smile Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Crooked Smile
J. Cole Featuring TLC
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Cole, M.Smith, K.Lewis, P.Whitfield
Producer(s):
J.L.Cole
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
6
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
35  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Macklemore
7
Drake Featuring 2 Chainz & Big Sean All Me Billboard Hot Rap Songs
All Me
Drake Featuring 2 Chainz & Big Sean
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, A.Palman, S.M.Anderson, T.Epps, D.M.Weir II, L.Willemetz, J.Charles, M.Yvain
Producer(s):
KeY Wane
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
8
Big Sean Featuring Lil Wayne & Jhene Aiko Beware Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Beware
Big Sean Featuring Lil Wayne & Jhene Aiko
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Anderson, D.M.Weir II, A.Izquierdo, J.A.E. Chilombo, D.Carter, Jr., D.Lambert, B.Potter, M.G.Dean
Producer(s):
KeY Wane, No I.D.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | G.O.O.D./Def Jam
9
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert Same Love Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Same Love
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

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
10
Sage The Gemini Featuring IamSu! Gas Pedal Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Gas Pedal
Sage The Gemini Featuring IamSu!
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Woods, S.A.Williams
Producer(s):
Sage The Gemini
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Black Money/EMPIRE
11
Rich Homie Quan Type Of Way Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Type Of Way
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.D.Lamar, L.Carter, Jr.
Producer(s):
L.Carter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Rich Homiez/Think It's A Game/Gold Gang
12
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz Thrift Shop Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Thrift Shop
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
14  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Macklemore
13
Future Honest Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Honest
19  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.D.Wilburn, L.T.Wayne, G.R.Hill
Producer(s):
Metro Boomin, DJ Spinz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
14
J. Cole Featuring Miguel Power Trip Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Power Trip
J. Cole Featuring Miguel
13  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Cole, H.Laws
Producer(s):
J.L.Cole
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
15
Sage The Gemini Red Nose Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Red Nose
20  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Woods
Producer(s):
Sage The Gemini
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Black Money/EMPIRE
16
YG Featuring Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan My Hitta Billboard Hot Rap Songs
My Hitta
YG Featuring Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.D.R.Jackson, D.I.McFarlane, J.W.Jenkins, D.D.Lamar, C.C.Broadus Jr., A.Johnson, C.Lawson, C.Miller
Producer(s):
Mustard, M.Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Pushaz Ink/CTE
17
JAY-Z Tom Ford Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Tom Ford
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Carter, T.V.Mosley, J.Harmon
Producer(s):
Timbaland, JRoc
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Roc-A-Fella
18
Drake The Language Billboard Hot Rap Songs
The Language
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, A.Palman, M.J.Samuels, A.Ritter, A.Hernandez, B.Williams, N.C.Fisher
Producer(s):
Boi-1da
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
19
B.o.B Featuring 2 Chainz HeadBand Billboard Hot Rap Songs
HeadBand
B.o.B Featuring 2 Chainz
22  Last
13  Peak
17  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

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
20
Drake Furthest Thing Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Furthest Thing
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, A.Palman, N.J.Shebib, M.Thomas, A.Accleston
Producer(s):
40, M.Thomas, Jake One
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
21
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring ScHoolboy Q & Hollis White Walls Billboard Hot Rap Songs
White Walls
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring ScHoolboy Q & Hollis
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis, Q.M.Hanley, H.Wear
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA/Warner Bros. | Macklemore
22
Juicy J Featuring Wale & Trey Songz Bounce It Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Bounce It
Juicy J Featuring Wale & Trey Songz
25  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Houston, O.Akintimehin, L.Gottwald, J.K.Hindlin, E.Lowery, H.R.Walter
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, Cirkut, Baby E
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Kemosabe
23
Drake Featuring JAY-Z Pound Cake / Paris Morton Music 2 Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Pound Cake / Paris Morton Music 2
Drake Featuring JAY-Z
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, S.C.Carter, A.Palman, M.J.Samuels, N.C.Fisher, M.Burnett, J.Evans, A.E.Proctor, D.D.Coles, R.F.Diggs, G.E.Grice, L.J.Hawkes, Hayes, J.S.Hunter, R.T.Jones, Porter, C.Smith, C.Woods
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, J.Evans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
24
Drake Featuring Jhene Aiko From Time Billboard Hot Rap Songs
From Time
Drake Featuring Jhene Aiko
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, J.A.E. Chilombo, N.J.Shebib, J.Beck
Producer(s):
40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
25
Drake Too Much Billboard Hot Rap Songs
Too Much
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, S.Sisay, P. Jefferies, E.Haynie
Producer(s):
Nineteen85, Sampha
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
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