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.


May 21, 2012 Chart Recap*Last week’s front-runner, 2 Chainz’ “No Lie,” retains top billing this week. Brandy‘s “Put It Down,” however, tumbles from second to fifth, allowing A$AP Rocky‘s “Goldie” to ascend from …...Read More


A$AP Rocky

#1 - 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

Usher

#2 - Usher ft. Rick Ross - Lemme See

Usher seems to be enjoying playing with listener expectations in the lead-up to his seventh studio album; lead single Climax was a poignant breakup jam, whereas club-ready follow-up Scream actually involved, ya'know,...Read More

Wiz Khalifa

#3 - Wiz Khalifa - Work Hard Play Hard

For a self-proclaimed stoner of all-stoners, Wiz Khalifa sure puts in a lot of work. In between the Microsoft commercials, constant shows and endless stream of interviews you’d actually think the man is addicted to work,...Read More

Brandy

#4 - Brandy ft. Chris Brown - Put It Down

After Monica’s new album was set out into the world it was time for her It All Belongs to Me co-star and fellow R&B superstar Brandy to truly make her mark on 2012. And what better way to get the spotlighting swinging back...Read More

David Banner

#5 - David Banner ft. Chris Brown - Amazing

Anyone who’s followed the long career of David Banner knows that he’s a complicated man, an artist capable of dropping revolutionary calls to action one minute and club anthems the next. There’s nothing complicated...Read More

Far East Movement

#6 - Far East Movement ft. Tyga - Dirty Bass

Far East Movement may have broken through with Like a G6, one of the more rock out till you blackout party anthems in recent memory, but for their new single the group wanted to show that the can also address more weight...Read More

Chris Brown

#7 - 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

G.O.O.D Music

#8 - Chief Keef ft. Kanye West, Pusha T, Jadakiss & Big Sean - I Don't Like (Remix)

And they say that negativity won't get you anywhere in life! After scoring a local hit with I Don't Like, a jam which found him listing off the myriad people and things that he simply can't stand, Booth newcomer Chief Keef...Read More

K'NAAN

#9 - K'NAAN - Hurt Me Tomorrow

In 34 years on this Earth, K'NAAN's seen more trouble and strife than most of us will, hopefully, in our lifetimes. I mean, the man did live in Mogadishu during the Somali Civil War. Love, however, is the great equalizer, and...Read More

2 Chainz

#10 - 2 Chainz ft. 50 Cent - Riot (Remix)

Kind of hard to start a Riot when you're all by your lonesome, huh? On the official remix of his early-April single, 2 Chainz corrects that omission, inviting 50 Cent to join him over DJ Spinz' ominous street boardwork. Is...Read More

DJ Khaled

#11 - 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

Jay Sean

#12 - Jay Sean ft. Pitbull - I’m All Yours

Been craving a little alone time with Jay Sean? Well, you're in luck; on the latest single off his senior set, the UK pop hitmaker announces "I'm All Yours." Here, OFM's upbeat club production bangs in the back as Sean shows...Read More

Nas

#13 - Nas - Daughters

There are literally thousands of rap songs about dealing drugs, strippers and drug dealing strippers. But you’d be hard pressed to find more than a handful of songs dedicated to a rapper’s children, and even fewer...Read More

R. Kelly

#14 - R. Kelly ft. DJ Khaled & Ace Hood - Its On

Damn. When I heard that R. Kelly had a new video out I was hoping it’d be the next installment of the Trapped in the Closet series that he swears is coming. But while it may not be the video of my dreams, new single It’s...Read More

G.O.O.D Music

#15 - G.O.O.D Music ft. Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz - Mercy

Back in April, the Internet was abuzz and it had nothing to do with race relations in America, the NHL playoff picture or Mitt Romney's promise to win the state of Pennsylvania in November. No, the buzz was about the first...Read More

Meek Mill

#16 - Meek Mill ft. Big Sean - Burn

Update: Click "Watch Video" above to view the Burn video. Mobile users can scroll down. "The Roof, the Roof, the Roof is on fire... we don't need no water, let that motherf**ker Burn!" Inspired by the oft-quoted title line...Read More

Flo Rida

#17 - Flo Rida - Whistle

Man, it's been a minute since we've had a Top 40 smash based around an utterly transparent, yet radio-friendly euphemism for fellatio. Unless I'm forgetting something major between Lollipop and today—anyone? Whatever the...Read More

Gucci Mane

#18 - Gucci Mane ft. Chris Brown & Lil Wayne - Cyeah Cyeah Cyeah Cyeah

Gucci Mane doesn't usually buy crazy sh*t for women, but for the right girl, he's willing to bend the rules. On new mixtape single Cyeah Cyeah Cyeah Cyeah, the 1017 Brick Squad/Warner Bros. spitter addresses one such...Read More

Chris Brown

#19 - Chris Brown - Don't Wake Me Up

Ever had a dream so beautiful that hearing your alarm ring and realizing it wasn't true ruined your whole damn day? Then you'll understand exactly how Chris Brown feels on Don't Wake Me Up. The latest promo single off his...Read More

 

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