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 30, 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


Chris Brown

#1 - Chris Brown ft. Big Sean & Wiz Khalifa - Til I Die

Is Chris Brown a rapper who sings? A singer who raps? Or perhaps a ringer who sangs? Breezy’s been on an obvious campaign to blur the lines between his R&B and hip-hop for well over a year now and new single Til I Die is...Read More

David Banner

#2 - David Banner ft. Snoop Dogg, Game, Nipsey Hussle, Kree & Ras Kass - Californication

2000 single Californication found the Red Hot Chili Peppers peeling back the glossy exterior Los Angeles projects to the rest of the world to reveal the seamy reality underneath. On David Banner's new single of the same name,...Read More

Drake

#3 - Drake ft. Lil Wayne - HYFR

It's not unheard of for couples who survive a few decades together to gather all their friends and family for a second ceremony and reception; renewing one's vows brings back dope memories, allows you to reconnect with loved...Read More

Maroon 5

#4 - Maroon 5 ft. Wiz Khalifa - Payphone

Remember the good old days, when you could place a call from practically any street corner, without lugging around bulky smartphones? I mean, provided you were carrying the correct change. Oh, and the person you were trying...Read More

A$AP Rocky

#5 - A$AP Rocky - Goldie

When a young NYC rapper emerged dripping with Houston-sounding swag, many doubted if A$AP Rocky was truly the next big thing in hip-hop or just another here today, gone tomorrow rapper. Well, as if a Coachella performance and...Read More

DJ Khaled

#6 - DJ Khaled ft. Chris Brown, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne - Take It To The Head

You know what they say, if it ain’t broke don’t fix it. So if you’re DJ Khaled and you drop a star-studded banger that blows up the charts, and then you do it again, and it blows up the charts again, why would you stop?...Read More

Asher Roth

#7 - Asher Roth ft. Meek Mill - Party Girl

I’m not quite sure how Rick James felt about hip-hoppers sampling his music, (yes, I know Eddie Murphy sang it, but see Rick…oh forget it) but I’m convinced that he would’ve approved of new gem Party Girl from...Read More

Theophilus London

#8 - Theophilus London ft. ASAP Rocky - Big Spender

While it's traditional for hip-hop artists to value money over (ahem) women, alt-rap sensation and inveterate ladies' man Theophilus London has always made romance priority numero uno. Which isn't to say that he's immune to...Read More

Travis Porter

#9 - Travis Porter ft. Jeremih - Ride Like That

With their debut studio album on track for release late next month, Travis Porter are amping up listener anticipation with new single Ride Like That. The follow-up to the Tyga-assisted Ayy Ladies, Ride Like That finds Ali,...Read More

B.o.B

#10 - B.o.B - So Hard To Breathe

Fame is complicated—so complicated that, as we saw on B.o.B's last feature, it has the power to split you into multiple, warring personalities. Coming on the heels of schizoid hit Where Are You, new video single So Hard to...Read More

Kendrick Lamar

#11 - Kendrick Lamar ft. Dr. Dre - The Recipe

Take one of the most buzzed-about new artists in the industry, throw him top of a smooth sample, add some trunk-rattling bass, leave to cook in the Cali sun, garnish with the guest bars of a living hip-hop legend and...Read More

Rick Ross

#12 - Rick Ross ft. Drake & French Montana - Stay Schemin'

Whether Rick Ross is hard at work in the recording studio, rolling down the street in his Maybach, or getting sponge-bathed by beautiful women, you can be sure that, in the back of his mind, the rap heavyweight is plotting...Read More

Trey Songz

#13 - Trey Songz - Heart Attack

Nausea, sweating, anxiety, palpitations, shortness of breath—all symptoms that a myocardial infarction can share with acute romantic despair. Trey Songz knows exactly what I'm talking about; on the latest single off his...Read More

B.o.B

#14 - B.o.B - So Good

Update: Click "Listen Now" above to watch B.o.B's "So Good" video. Considering B.o.B made his breakthrough with the female-oriented Nothing on You, he must be planning on including a few quality ladies' jams on his sophomore...Read More

Rihanna

#15 - Rihanna ft. Chris Brown - Birthday Cake (Remix)

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

Nelly Furtado

#16 - Nelly Furtado - Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)

Whoa Nelly! Where've you been? Seems like more than just a marriage and new baby has been on the "to-do" list for Nelly Furtado; she's also getting back to her musical ways. The Canadian pop-star comes with a brand new single...Read More

Curren$y

#17 - Curren$y ft. Daz Dillinger - Fast Cars Faster Women

Whether you're talking vehicles or females, Curren$y is all about velocity. On Fast Cars Faster Women, the second single off his forthcoming full-length, the New Orleans rhymesayer spits about the perks of the Jet Life over a...Read More

Nicki Minaj

#18 - Nicki Minaj ft. 2 Chainz - Beez In The Trap

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

Jeremih

#19 - Jeremih - Go To The Mo

If Jeremih's understated vocals and ruminations about sexual relations are what you've been missing, then today is your lucky day. Not only do we have a steamy new single for you, we are also happy to inform you that it will...Read More

 

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