Rap Music Chart

Rap Chart - Beats, rhymes and nothing else - 20 rap songs to get your head-nodding. Created by combining how many times the song has been played with your ratings, DJBooth's charts help turn today's brand new music into tomorrow's hit tracks.

April 14, 2014 Chart Recap*With the former front-runners, Drake‘s “Days in the East” and B.o.B‘s “High as Hell,” graduating to our Top Hip Hop and R&B Chart, Nicki Minaj‘s “Chi-Raq” and Slim Thug‘s …...Read More

Nicki Minaj

#1 - Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Herb - Chi-Raq [New]

Nicki Minaj may hail from Jamaica, Queens, but on her latest feature she does a little live reporting from the capital of the Midwest. Chi-Raq finds the YMCMB hitmaker prowling the mean streets of the Windy City, which have...Read More

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Slim Thug

#2 - Slim Thug ft. Z-Ro & Paul Wall - Pokin Out [New]

“What'cha know about slab spokes Pokin' Out?” Whether you're an expert or you have no damn idea what I'm talking about, chance are you'll learn a few new things from Slim Thug's latest single—which just so happens to be...Read More

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#3 - Logic - Now [New]

Logic has me feeling like Veruca Salt from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Why? Well, I want his debut album and I want it Now! I can kick and scream all I want, though, but no amount of whining will make it appear. Still,...Read More

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Juicy J

#4 - Juicy J ft. Chris Brown & Wiz Khalifa - Talkin' Bout [New]

In the wake of last Sunday's Grammy Awards ceremony, everybody's Talkin' Bout Katy Perry and Juicy J's performance of #1 Billboard chart-topper Dark Horse. Granted, most of the conversation revolves around Perry's decision to...Read More

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The Roots

#5 - The Roots ft. Greg Porn - When The People Cheer [New]

The Roots' last solo album, 2011's undun, chronicled the rise and dramatic downfall of a middleman in the drug trade. On the forthcoming follow-up, the Philly representatives will shift focus to tackle the contradictions and...Read More

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#6 - Drake ft. Soulja Boy - We Made It [Freestyle] [+2]

If you would, Booth readers, bow your heads for a brief moment of silence... OK, we're good. What were we solemnly commemorating just now? Drake's domination of the hip-hop game, of course. On a loosie freestyle, the Young...Read More

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Lupe Fiasco

#7 - Lupe Fiasco x Ab-Soul - Thorns & Horns [New]

Were you one of the hardcore Lupe Fiasco fans who heaved a sigh of disappointment at the straightforward, radio-ready style of last week's Snitches? Then Thorns & Horns is for you. A loosie released (according to the artist's...Read More

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Rick Ross

#8 - Rick Ross ft. French Montana & Diddy - Nobody [-2]

As Biggie put it on a standout off 1997's seminal Life After Death, “You're Nobody till somebody kills you.” Rick Ross may be alive and kicking, but he subscribes to the late NYC legend's philosophy. On a(nother) brand...Read More

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A$AP Rocky

#9 - A$AP Rocky ft. Gesaffelstein - In Distress [-4]

No big ticket movie release is complete until you've had a preview of the soundtrack. I mean, if the film doesn't feature quality music why even bother going, right?! Considering upcoming release The Divergent has a...Read More

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50 Cent

#10 - 50 Cent ft. Joe - Big Rich Town [New]

New York City is a Big Rich Town; 50 Cent just happened to come up in one of its grimiest corners. On the latest in his ongoing barrage of dope singles, Curtis Jackson looks back with pride on the Horatio Alger story that has...Read More

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#11 - Nas - It Ain’t Hard to Tell (Remix) [New]

Next month, Nas will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of his epochal Illmatic LP with a digital re-release of the album. In addition to the 10 tracks that every hip-hop head knows and loves, this version of the...Read More

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Big Sean

#12 - Big Sean - Sanctified [+2]

No, you aren't experiencing Déjà vu. This isn't a re-release of Rick Ross' Mastermind standout, Sanctified, but rather an extended version of Big Sean's truncated contribution. Apparently, Sean would like the world to hear...Read More

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#13 - B.o.B - Get It [-4]

The latest featured cut from B.o.B is so vibrant and catchy that it'll have your head B.o.B-ing. Ha! Get It? Please don't let my awful joke deter you from listening to this record, because it really is dope. In fact, in my...Read More

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#14 - Bas - Charles de Gaulle To JFK [New]

Next Wednesday, I'm gonna be flying from NYC to Paris to visit friends and enjoy a little R&R. (Yes, that means you'll be deprived of my impeccable blurb stylings for a couple weeks.) Coincidentally, Bas recently made the...Read More

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50 Cent

#15 - 50 Cent - Hold On [New]

Back in February, 50 Cent kicked off his independent hustle with The Funeral, a buzz single off his fifth full-length. The record earned rave reviews from listeners in the Booth, who regarded its hard-hitting bars and dark...Read More

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Wiz Khalifa

#16 - Wiz Khalifa - Ziplocc (Weedmix) [-9]

When it comes to marijuana, you can count on Wiz Khalifa to do it big. Just how big are we talking? According to this freshly-minted loosie, he's currently toting no less than,“28 grams in a Ziplocc.” And the Taylor Gang...Read More

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#17 - Wale ft. Rick Ross & Common - Sunshine (Remix) [-6]

Though Wale's junior set hit stores back in June of 2013, The Gifted is a gift that just seems to keep on giving. Just in time for spring, the DMV heavyweight has liberated the official remix of Sunshine, a soulful standout...Read More

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Girl Talk

#18 - Girl Talk & Freeway ft. Jadakiss - I Can Hear Sweat [New]

Freeway may call himself the Philly Freezer, but don't expect to shiver while listening to his latest single. On the contrary, this cut is more likely to have you mopping perspiration from your brow. A thematically...Read More

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2 Chainz

#19 - 2 Chainz ft. Skooly - IMA DOG [-7]

2 Chainz may live in a gigantic house, drive a gleaming whip and rock the finest fashions but, deep down, he's just another animal. Don't believe me? You will when you see the ATL rhymesayer dropping a deuce in your front...Read More

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Big Boi

#20 - Big Boi ft. Kid Cudi & Stevie Wonder - Part Time Hater [-4]

Since January, Big Boi and DJ Dark Fader have been making the beginning of the work week a little bit more bearable by unleashing a brand new remix/mash-up each Monday. Alas, all good things must come to an end. Yesterday...Read More

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#21 - Future ft. Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino - Move That Dope [-11]

I don't speak from personal experience, but I'd imagine the life of a drug kingpin getting pretty tedious. Mixing, cutting, cooking, and bagging ones ...um..."product" is simply exhausting. Never fear drug dealers of the...Read More

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Lupe Fiasco

#22 - Lupe Fiasco ft. Ty Dolla $ign - Snitches [-5]

Just when I think I've got Lupe Fiasco pegged, he winds up and throws another curveball. On reading the title of his latest feature, Snitches, I was expecting a heady lyrical deconstruction of the street code. Instead, this...Read More

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ScHoolboy Q

#23 - SchoolBoy Q ft. 2 Chainz - What They Want [-10]

Yesterday, ScHoolboy Q's Oxymoron LP debuted at the very top of the Billboard 200 chart. Clearly, he knows how to give the people What They Want. To celebrate the set's success, hip-hop's foremost bucket hat aficionado has...Read More

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