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.

June 27, 2011 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s......Read More

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J. Cole

J. Cole - Work Out

Kanye's The New Workout Plan was a dope song to be sure, but you know what would be really dope? If someone came along and flipped it so that, instead of being about exercise, it was about casual sex. What's that? That's what...Read More
2
Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne - How to Love

Prepare for the internet to explode in 5, 4, 3….. When Lil Wayne emerged from Rikers we didn’t know how the incarceration would affect his music, but after first single, Six Foot Seven Foot, it seemed like the answer was...Read More
3
Bad Meets Evil

Bad Meets Evil ft. Bruno Mars - Lighters

No, you're not hallucinating; Bad Meets Evil, the lyrically-bruising duo made up of Motown heavyweights Royce Da 5'9" and Eminem, hooks up with R&B-pop heartthrob Bruno Mars on new EP single Lighters. And, though the...Read More
4
Lloyd

Lloyd ft. Trey Songz & Young Jeezy - Be the One

On the latest single off his forthcoming senior album, Young Goldie crooner Lloyd makes a play for the affections of a fly female, telling her he's like to Be the One to kiss her goodnight. Over the sizzling boardwork of...Read More
5
DJ Khaled

DJ Khaled ft. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne - I'm on One

We the Best head honcho DJ Khaled is following up the boisterous, street-certified Welcome to My Hood (and its successful remix) with something a little more club-focused. I'm on One finds Young Money megastar Drake joining...Read More
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The Dream

The-Dream - Body Work x F**k My Brains Out

You've gotta love a two-for-one—though The-Dream wasn't able to drop the fourth installment in his Love series today (as was originally planned) due to label red tape, the pop heavyweight made up for it by dropping off a...Read More
7
Nas

Nas - Nasty

Though Nas' recent material (including 08's highly-acclaimed Untitled LP) has done nothing to damage his reputation as one of the finest spitters ever to pick up a mic, there are still many who remember the Queensbridge...Read More
8
Beyoncé

Beyoncé ft. Andre 3000 & Kanye West - Party (Remix)

It wouldn't quite be accurate to claim that Beyoncé can do no wrong in the Booth lately—the reader response to Run the World (Girls) says otherwise—but the waves of 4/5-star reviews that greeted both pretend second...Read More
9
50 Cent

50 Cent - Outlaw

Love may not mean never having to say you're sorry,but being 50 Cent evidently does; on Outlawz, the potential lead street single off his forthcoming fifth studio album, Curtis Jackson celebrates his ability to do whatever he...Read More
10
Far East Movement

Far East Movement - So What?

Much like the ever-popular “Why?,” the question “So What?” has the power of derailing any conversation into a pointless, potentially infinite series of queries (and, if you press the issue for too long, to cause...Read More
11
Pitbull

Pitbull ft. Chris Brown - International Love

Though Pitbull calls himself “Mr. 305” out of loyalty to the Magic City, the moniker “Mr. Worldwide” would be equally apt—over the course of his career, the Latin-rap heavyweight's attracted a truly global...Read More
12
Big Sean

Big Sean - So Much More

No question, Big Sean is Finally Famous. After being on my (and Hip Hop’s) radar for over two years now (since the release of 2009’s UKNOWBIGSEAN) to being a couple weeks away from his Def Jam/G.O.O.D. Music debut, the...Read More
13
Drake

Drake - Dreams Money Can Buy

If DJBooth.net had printing presses, somebody would be running down the hall right now screaming to stop them. What's the occasion? Only a new, apropos-of-nothing-in-particular release from one of the heaviest heavyweights in...Read More
14
Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland ft. Busta Rhymes, Fabolous & Trey Songz - Motivation (Remix)

Just how effective was Kelly Rowland's last single in helping listeners achieve success beyond their wildest dreams? Well, on the Billboard #1 single's official remix, several heavyweight guests offer their testimonials on...Read More
15
Pitbull

Pitbull ft. Marc Anthony - Rain Over Me

If you're average recording artist is an artisan, meticulously hand-crafting each record before releasing it to the public, then Pitbull is a one-man assembly line. That's not a criticism of his work – it's just that the...Read More
16
Mann

Mann ft. Iyaz & Snoop Dogg - The Mack

If you cherish fond memories of a certain '97 breakout single by Mark Morrison well, you're in for a treat. Today, The Mack re-returns, Dr. Who style, in a new incarnation. Los Angeles emcee Mann dons the R&B vet's oversized...Read More
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Tech N9ne

Tech N9ne ft. Lil Wayne & T-Pain - F*ck Food

With the verbal agility he displays in his musical work, Tech N9ne must have some... other skills as well, right? Indeed—on newly-leaked album standout F*ck Food, the Kansas City underground uses his cunning linguistic...Read More
18
Kid CuDi

KiD CuDi - Perfect Is The Word

When Lupe departed from hip-hop to record a post-punk LP as Japanese Cartoon, I was intrigued; when Weezy announced his intent to follow up critical and commercial blockbuster Carter III with a rock album, I was baffled; so,...Read More
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Jay Sean

Jay Sean - Where Do We Go

The last time we heard from Jay Sean he was doing his best Love in the Club impression on the dance floor throbbing Hit the Lights. Well, apparently the Cash Money crooner has been doing some yoga and drinking plenty of...Read More