Top Hip Hop / R&B Music Chart


Top Hip Hop / R&B Chart - The 20 best-of-the-best tracks 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 tracks.


May 13, 2013 Chart Recap*Drake‘s “Girls Love Beyoncé” spends another week on top, but the former runner-up, DJ Khaled‘s “No New Friends,” drops to third. Taking the latter’s place in second is Jay-Z‘s …...Read More


Drake

#1 - Drake ft. James Fauntelroy - Girls Love Beyonce

Far be it from me to doubt Drake's knowledge of the female gender, but it doesn't take a Don Juan to determine that Girls Love Beyoncé. Obvious thesis aside, though, the latest effort from Aubrey Graham is well-deserving of...Read More

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Jay Z

#2 - Jay-Z - $100 Bill

A Little Party Never Hurt Nobody, the last single off the official soundtrack to The Great Gatsby, met an ambivalent reception in The DJBooth; the combination of 1920s jazz and contemporary club music was intriguing but,...Read More

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DJ Khaled

#3 - DJ Khaled ft. Drake, Lil Wayne & Rick Ross - No New Friends (SFTB Remix)

When you hit it big, you'll find people who never previously gave you the time of day lining up around the block to be a part of your life. Flattering as all that attention undoubtedly is, opportunistic hangers-on tend not to...Read More

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J. Cole

#4 - J. Cole - Cole Summer

According to Al Gore and just about every climate scientist not on the GOP's payroll, man-made pollution has caused temperatures to rise all over the globe. That theory, however, may run into a challenge if J. Cole's weather...Read More

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DJ Felli Fel

#5 - DJ Felli Fel ft. Ne-Yo, Tyga & Wiz Khalifa - Reason to Hate

Like many rap-game movers and shakers, DJ Felli Fel bears no animosity toward his haters—in fact, he kinda enjoys having 'em around. That's why, every day, he strives to give them a new Reason to Hate. Bitter bloggers and...Read More

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Travi$ Scott

#6 - Travi$ Scott ft. T.I. & 2 Chainz - Upper Echelon

Originally scheduled for release in February, Travi$ Scott's debut EP has suffered a prodigious series of delays, and currently lacks a drop date. With an eye to changing that, the Houston rhymesayer has enlisted a pair of...Read More

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Kendrick Lamar

#7 - Kendrick Lamar ft. Jay-Z - B*tch Don't Kill My Vibe (Remix)

Last week, attendees to a SXSW party at Empire Auto Space were treated to a sneak preview of the official remix of B*tch Don't Kill My Vibe, a standout cut off Kendrick Lamar's critically-acclaimed debut set. Today, the Best...Read More

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Lloyd Banks

#8 - Lloyd Banks - Picture This

Back in February, Lloyd Banks kicked off promotion for his forthcoming, DJ Drama-hosted street album with Follow the Leader, a street-ready selection which earned favorable reviews from our readership. Today, the G-Unit...Read More

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T.I.

#9 - T.I. ft. Kendrick Lamar, B.o.B & Kris Stephens - Memories Back Then

When a top-tier artist drops an album as dope as Trouble Man: Heavy Is the Head, you can be sure that there are a few quality cuts that, for whatever reason, didn't make it onto the final tracklist. In the case of Memories...Read More

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Trinidad James

#10 - Trinidad Jame$ - Females Welcomed

Way back in November, Trinidad Jame$ made his first Booth appearance thanks to an Enferno produced remix of Females Wanted. Five months and one Def Jam signing later, James is back with the original version of the cut,...Read More

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Ludacris

#11 - Ludacris ft. Young Jeezy - Raised in the South

Through Ludacris has long been regarded as a dark horse contender for best rapper alive, the so-so quality of recent material has led some (including our own Nathan S.) to speculate the he may have—dare I say it—fallen...Read More

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Sean Kingston

#12 - Sean Kingston ft. Chris Brown & Wiz Khalifa - Beat It

In the works since way back in 2010, Sean Kingston's junior studio album has been plagued with setbacks and false starts from the get-go. Determined to get the project on the release calendar once and for all, the Island-pop...Read More

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Jay Z

#13 - Jay-Z - Open Letter

Earlier this morning, without fanfare or warning, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter unleashed an Open Letter to listeners via his Life+Times site. The primary subject of this royal proclamation, as you may have guessed, is his and...Read More

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Nicki Minaj

#14 - Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Wayne - High School

Bonnie and Clyde, Sid and Nancy... Nicki Minaj and Dwayne Carter? Stranger things have happened. Director Benny Boom's freshly-released visuals for new single High School depict the Harajuku Barbie and her label boss as...Read More

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Cassie

#15 - Cassie ft. Wiz Khalifa - Paradise

Thus far in 2013, Omarion, Cris Cab and Chrome Cats have each shared their respective visions of Paradise in Booth-featured records—and in every case except the Cats', the term has been heavily-loaded with sexual...Read More

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Tyga

#16 - Tyga ft. Jadakiss & 2Pac - Hit'em Up

Without question one of the most popular and controversial 2Pac records of all-time is diss track Hit 'Em Up. Now, roughly 17 years later, the song's title and it's creator have returned... sort of. Preparing for the...Read More

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Big Sean

#17 - Big Sean ft. Common - Switch Up

Earlier this week, Kid CuDi announced that he is no longer signed to Kanye's G.O.O.D Music label. But you know who is still signed to G.O.O.D Music? Big Sean. Before the weekend revelry, the Detroit native has unleashed his...Read More

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Tyga

#18 - Tyga ft. Chris Brown - F**k for the Road

Tyga will be the first to admit that he hasn't always been the ideal boyfriend. On top of the endless weeks on the road and other demands of his busy lifestyle, he's been known to make the occasional "mistake." Thus, when his...Read More

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Young Jeezy

#19 - Young Jeezy ft. Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown & YG - R.I.P. (Remix)

It's a (late) Easter miracle! Having killed the club on mixtape single R.I.P., Young Jeezy has resurrected it in order to slaughter it once again on the official remix. In keeping with the Biblical theme, Jay Wayne Jenkins...Read More

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Miguel

#20 - Miguel ft. Kendrick Lamar - How Many Drinks? (Remix)

Just three years ago I don't know if even Miguel could have predicted that he'd be widely acknowledged as one of the best young voices in R&B. Just three years ago I don't know if even Kendrick Lamar could have predicted that...Read More

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Talib Kweli

#21 - Talib Kweli ft. Rubix & Bajah - High Life

For most of us, the daily grind doesn't involve flying around the globe, soaking in the sights and sounds of each of the world's premier cities. Fortunately, we've got Talib Kweli to fill us in on what we're missing. The...Read More

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Common

#22 - Common x Cocaine 80s - Congratulations

So far, pre-marriage theme songs are two-for-two in my book. International Players Anthem from UGK and Outkast was the first, and is still in my regular rotation, and now Common and No I.D have given the wedding theme a...Read More

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Juicy J

#23 - Juicy J ft. The Weeknd - One of Those Nights

You ever have One of Those Nights? You know, the kind of night where you hit the club with The Weeknd, pop a few bottles of expensive champagne, and go home with someone else's S.O.? Yeah, me neither—but Juicy J. recently...Read More

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