Top Hip Hop / R&B Music Chart
Top Hip Hop / R&B Chart - The 20 best-of-the-best songs on The DJBooth, from any genre. 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 records.
April 2, 2012 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s Top Hip Hop and R&B Chart! As always, your feedback has determined which songs made the cut. Each chart’s lineup is calculated using a special …...Read More
Life Is Good when you're The Don, but don't get it twisted: while Nas is most definitely enjoying the view from the top, high-rollerdom hasn't dulled his edge in the slightest. More than nine months after dazzling Booth...Read More
Multiple personalities are a great way for an artist to stand out from the pack (or they were, until everyone started having them) but, as Fight Club has taught us, things can get ugly fast when your alter egoes turn against...Read More
Nearly four years after parting ways in the midst of March 2008's much-publicized domestic violence case, Rihanna has come together with former boyfriend and abuser Chris Brown on a new single, leaving fans everywhere...Read More
Originally featured back in October of 2011, Sean Paul's current single has received the official remix treatment with the help of a fellow club heavyweight. On this version of She Doesn't Mind, Latin-rap hitmaker Pitbull...Read More
The motivation behind Wale throwing in his lot with Maybach Music Group, and the much-discussed stylistic shift that accompanied his move, can be summed up in one word: Ambition. On the title track off his sophomore album,...Read More
Update: Click " Watch Now" above to view Waka's "I Don't Really Care" video.
Waka Flocka Flame has no shortage of haters, but does he give a damn? Nope--on new single I Don't Really Care, the 1017 Brick/Warner Bros....Read More
Are you one of those Nicki Minaj fans who lamented the Young Money heavyweight "going pop?" Well get ready for a dope surprise--Roman Reloaded, the latest single and title track off the Young Money hitmaker's sophomore set,...Read More
A few years ago (let’s say two) the mere thought of Tyga doing a track with Wale and Nas would have caused the craniums of hip-hop heads worldwide to explode. “You mean the Coconut Juice guy on a track with two of the...Read More
Update: Click "Watch Now" above to view Akon's Gil Green-directed "Hurt Somebody" video.
Proven hit-maker Akon is back with his latest promo single…and he is going to Hurt Somebody if it doesn't go to the top of the...Read More
How do you make a record like Wild Boy, the current street single from Machine Gun Kelly, even wilder? Well, you could play it on leopard-print vinyl, while wearing a ghillie suit, in the middle of the Amazon rainforest. Or...Read More
While Nicki Minaj didn't take home any trophies this past Sunday, she did do her part to keep the Grammys weird, staging a mock-exorcism of her deranged alter-ego Roman Zolanski. With the public still buzzing about that...Read More
Fresh off the release of his latest street album, Wiz Khalifa returns to the Booth with a standout cut off the project. On Rowland, the freestyle series alumnus trades blunted, high-rolling verses with Cinematic signee (and...Read More
Update: Click "Listen Now" above to watch Banner's "Believe" video.
Can you Believe it? Southern luminaries David Banner and Big K.R.I.T., together on one record! OK, so it may not qualify as a surprise that hip-hop's two...Read More
How's Chris Brown been feeling lately? A little stressed, evidently; on How I Feel, a one-off release leaked to the 'net last night via Vimeo, Drumma Boy serves up a pensive, piano-led beat as Breezy vents about the trials...Read More
It can look like the artists we keep steadily moving through our headphones have it made – money, women, posts on The DJBooth – but we rarely see the struggle and doubt that happens behind the scenes, unless an artist...Read More
Three-plus years after the release of Tyga's debut set, a sophomore effort is finally on the horizon. To tide fans over till the project drops later this month, the Young Money emcee has released Faded, a new street single...Read More
Update: Click "Listen Now above to watch Nicki's Benny Boom-directed "Beez In The Trap" video.
Nicki Minaj is indisputably many things: an international superstar, an avant-garde fashionista, a Roman-Catholic heretic, but...Read More
It’s Valentine’s Day DJBoothers, and you know what that means. Restaurants will be filled to the brim with loving couples on obligatory “romantic” dates as the rest of us count down the hours until February 15, when...Read More
Early this month, Yelawolf checked into a Wisconsin hospital due to a ruptured spleen. Though his condition was critical when arrived, the Gadsden-repping Booth fave has made an almost complete recovery in the three...Read More
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