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Snoop Dogg’s Biggest Hot 100 Hits

As Snoop Dogg prepares to drop his latest album, Neva Left, Billboard takes a look at his biggest Billboard Hot 100 chart hits as a lead artist.

As Snoop Dogg prepares to drop his latest album, Neva LeftBillboard takes a look at his biggest Billboard Hot 100 chart hits as a lead artist.

The rap legend’s biggest Hot 100 hit in a lead role is his 2004 smash “Drop It Like It’s Hot,” featuring Pharrell, his lone No. 1 as a lead. (He’s also hit No. 1 twice as a featured artist, on Akon‘s “I Wanna Love You,” for two weeks in 2006, and Katy Perry‘s “California Gurls,” for six weeks in 2010.)


Snoop has scored 40 total entries on the Hot 100, along with 70 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, where “Drop” is the only No. 1 Snoop Dogg song, having reigned for seven weeks. On Hot Rap Songs, he’s earned four No. 1s, all as a lead: “What’s My Name?” (three weeks, 1993-94), “Gin and Juice” (two, 1994), “Baby If You’re Ready,” featuring LaToya (nine, 2000-01), and “Drop” (10).

Snoop has also landed 23 albums on the Billboard 200, with his first three hitting No. 1 (where they debuted): Doggy Style (1993), Tha Doggfather (1996) and Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told (1998).

Here’s a look at the top-performing Snoop Dogg songs on the Hot 100.

Snoop Dogg’s Biggest Hot 100 Hits as a lead artist

Rank, Title, Peak Position, Peak Date
1, “Drop It Like It’s Hot,” Snoop Dogg feat. Pharrell, No. 1 (3 weeks), Dec. 11, 2004

2, “Young, Wild & Free,” Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa feat. Bruno Mars, No. 7, March 17, 2012
3, “Sensual Seduction,” Snoop Dogg, No. 7, March 1, 2008
4, “Beautiful,” Snoop Dogg feat. Pharrell & Uncle Charlie Wilson, No. 6, April 26, 2003
5, “Gin and Juice,” Snoop Doggy Dogg, No. 8, March 26, 1994
6, “What’s My Name?,” Snoop Dogg, No. 8, Jan. 1, 1994, Jan. 1, 1994
7, “Still a G Thang,” Snoop Dogg, No. 19, Sept. 19, 1998
8, “That’s That,” Snoop Dogg feat. R. Kelly, No. 20, Dec. 9, 2006
9, “Gangsta Luv,” Snoop Dogg feat. The Dream, No. 35, Dec. 26, 2009
10, “Lay Low,” Snoop Dogg feat. Master P, Nate Dogg, Butch Cassidy & Tha Eastsidaz, No. 50, May 5, 2001

Snoop DoggBiggest Hot 100 Hits as a lead artist chart is based on actual performance on the weekly Billboard Hot 100, through the May 27, 2017, ranking. Songs are ranked based on an inverse point system, with weeks at No. 1 earning the greatest value and weeks at lower ranks earning proportionally less. Due to changes in chart methodology over the years, eras are weighted to account for different chart turnover rates over various periods.