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.
March 26, 2012 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s Top Rap Chart! As always, your feedback has determined which songs made the cut. Each chart’s lineup is calculated using a special DJBooth Formula that …...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
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
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
There are only three things Wiz Khalifa needs to be content in life - and if you haven't guessed, all three of them are weed. The latest single off his forthcoming street album, Mary x 3 finds the rap hitmaker pledging...Read More
If you happened to be standing outside yesterday afternoon, you may have heard a sound like air rushing out of a punctured blimp. That was several thousand up-and-coming rappers heaving a collective groan upon realizing that,...Read More
It can’t be. Renowned street hustler Ace Hood couldn’t have done a heavily Euro-pop influenced track about the wonders of cuddly kittens. Wow, I did not see that coming…wait, no, phew, looks like that was just a...Read More
It was the summer of 2006, when I graduated high school and my niece was born, both great reasons for remembering that summer so clearly. But I also remember a new rapper who broke through with his smash hit Hustlin'. Perhaps...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
Originally released back in September (but not featured in the Booth), Tyga's popular street single Rack City returns in officially remixed form. Joining the Young Money spitter over DJ Mustard's gritty synth grooves on this...Read More
It practically goes without saying, but Big K.R.I.T. is feeling damn good right now. With 4EvaNaDay—an early front-runner in 2012's Best Mixtape competition—blaring from car stereos everywhere and a blockbuster studio...Read More
With the lyrical ammunition Machine Gun Kelly's been spraying across the hip-hop blogosphere for the past couple years, I find it hard to believe that any tuned-in head could be unaware of the Cleveland representatives...Read More
Hip-hop fans didn’t know what to expect when they pressed play on Game’s new R.E.D. Album. Would it be more like the DJBooth (un)approved Pu**y Fight or more like the DJBooth approved Pot of Gold? That question was...Read More
For all the credit that the f-bomb gets for its versatility, “b*tch” isn't close behind—not only can it be used to refer to female dogs, human women (disrespectfully), effeminate men (again, disrespectfully) and the act...Read More
Thursday evening, J. Cole returned to his hometown of Fayetteville, North Carolina to give back to his community in the inaugural "Dreamville Weekend." In honor of the occasion, the Roc Nation megastar has dropped off Visionz...Read More
Young Jeezy may be a thug in the streets, but in the realm of romance you'd better believe he's a perfect gentleman. Nonetheless, his reputation as a trapper means he has to work twice as hard as your average guy to gain a...Read More
As a kid you probably wanted to be an astronaut – how’d that work out for you? In the real world our dreams often never come to fruition, but occasionally dreams do come true. Today we have a hip-hop dream come true in...Read More
Everybody has their flaws--sometimes, it just takes a High Definition screen to make them visible. On a new leak/video off his latest mixtape, Rick Ross gives listeners the low-down on some of his own misdeeds, flowing over...Read More
UPDATE: Click "Watch" above to view the brand new video for I'm On 2.0.
How do you top a record like I'm On, which saw Trae the Truth coming together with MDMA, Big Boi, Lupe Fiasco, Wale and Wiz Khalifa to craft one of the...Read More
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