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 9, 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
At first blush, 2 Chainz' swag-drenched, sexually-charged brand of Southern rap and The Weeknd's grimy, profoundly moody R&B seem like they'd mix about as well as oil and water—or bleach and ammonia. Turns out, though,...Read More
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
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
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
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
“Obie Trice, real name, no gimmicks...” is arguably one of the most famous one-liners in rap history…ever. You disagree? Well, that’s ok, I really don’t care. Regardless, that famous line was heard ten years ago...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
Once upon a time, the only thing Miguel required in order to be happy was the love of a certain woman; as he put it on the title track off his debut set, “All I Want Is You.” As so often happens, though, a taste of...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
You really shouldn’t be that surprised. Lil Wayne has a long (long, long, long) history of throwing down guest verses on anyone and everyone’s tracks, and with a #1 album under his belt, Mac Miller’s certainly a far cry...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
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
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
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
I'll keep it one-hundred: when I first read the title of E-40's latest feature, I thought that “Catch[ing] a Fade” was something you'd do at your local barbershop. Even if you're as rusty on your West Coast street...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
On the latest promo single from Kinetics & One Love, featured this evening along with its visual accompaniment, the Northeastern duo consider traveling Back in Time to change the past, but ultimately elect to leave things as...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
Back with the visuals for his more mellowed out song Brainstorm, Wiz Khalifa, the Steel City’s finest, gives fans an inside look into his pre and post performance routine. (And yes, you guessed right, the herb consumption...Read More
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