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.


November 12, 2012 Chart Recap*Last week’s front-runners, Big Sean‘s “Guap” and Ice Cube‘s “Everythang’s Corrupt,” both graduate to our Top Hip Hop and R&B chart, clearing the way for Big Boi‘s “Lines” (a …...Read More


Big Boi

#1 - Big Boi ft. A$AP Rocky & Phantogram - Lines

Big Boi and Andre 3000 essentially invented the art of genre-bending back in the Outkast days, so it's only fitting that the ATL legend would continue to push sonic boundaries on his new single Lines. For the beat long time...Read More

DJ Drama

#2 - DJ Drama ft. Cee-Lo, Jadakiss, Nipsey Hussle & Young Jeezy - Never Die

For every trap denizen who makes it out, there's at least one who lost their life trying to hustle their way to a better life. Coming on the heels of My Moment and We in This B*tch 1.5, the third single off DJ Drama's...Read More

J. Cole

#3 - J. Cole - I'm A Fool

Whether its spending a ridiculous amount of money on his jewels or goofing off in school, North Carolina rhyme slinger J. Cole isn't afraid to let it be known that he can act just as much a fool as anyone else, which is...Read More

Ludacris

#4 - Ludacris ft. Kelly Rowland - Representin

UPDATE: Click "Watch Video" for the brand new visuals to Representin. Mobile users scroll down. Though Ludacris' last album, Battle of the Sexes, had male-female relations (sexual and otherwise) as its theme, it would be a...Read More

Game

#5 - Game ft. Chris Brown, Tyga, Wiz Khalifa & Lil Wayne - Celebration

UPDATE: Click "Watch Video" for the brand new visuals to Celebration. Bust out the party hats and cupcakes, Booth readers—this is a Celebration! (Feel free to substitute kush and champagne if you're not, you know, five...Read More

Big Sean

#6 - Big Sean ft. Royce Da 59 & Kendrick Lamar - 100

Big Sean's accomplished a lot during his time on earth—how many 24-year-olds can say they've released a major-label debut album, or worked with Kanye West?--but the Detroit rhymesayer isn't resting on his laurels. Just the...Read More

Xzibit

#7 - Xzibit ft. Wiz Khalifa - Forever a G

Xzibit's been a gangster since his formative years in the Motown streets, and he will continue to be such till the day that he dies. On Forever a G, a freshly-released standout off his soon-to-be-released seventh album, the...Read More

T.I.

#8 - T.I. - Trap Back Jumpin

On T.I.'s newest street single, Trap Back Jumpin, the Southern spitter makes a lyrical return to the trap and in the process seems to have awakened a younger version of himself that was previously featured on past albums I'm...Read More

DJ Khaled

#9 - DJ Khaled ft. Rick Ross, Meek Mill, French Montana, Ace Hood & Jadakiss - I Did It For My Dawgz

I'll be honest, “What makes DJ Khaled tick?” isn't a question that crossed my mind before today. I assumed dude simply enjoyed shouting “We the Best!” over 808 beats and getting paid for it—who wouldn't? As it turns...Read More

Kid CuDi

#10 - Kid Cudi ft. King Chip - Just What I Am

Update: Click "Watch Video" above to view the Just What I Am video. Mobile users can scroll down. Late last month, Kid Cudi reappeared on hip-hop's radar as he rode around with Hit-Boy in his Old School Caddy and now the...Read More

Wale

#11 - Wale - The Arrivial

After spending time with So Many Girls thanks to DJ Drama and friends earlier in the week, Maybach Music Group's most eloquent lyricist mellows things out just in time for the weekend on his new record The Arrival. Wale...Read More

Kendrick Lamar

#12 - Kendrick Lamar - The Jig Is Up (Dump'n)

A week after the release of debut set and album-of-the-year front-runner good kid, m.A.A.d. city, I'm still in the process of digesting its eclectic soundscapes and intricate narrative concepts. For those whose metabolism...Read More

Swizz Beatz

#13 - Swizz Beatz ft. Chris Brown & Ludacris - Everyday Birthday

They say birthdays come but once a year. Okay, so they really say Christmas comes but once a year, but either way it's true. Even though we only get one birthday per calender year, Swizz Beatz encourages you to treat every...Read More

Kid CuDi

#14 - Kid Cudi - King Wizard

Last night, Kid CuDi Tweeted verbatim: “mark my words, INDICUD will be the greatest album ever made. Know that I'm not lying.” As unbelievable as the claim might seem, we can't dismiss the possibility out of hand--Just...Read More

Young Jeezy

#15 - Young Jeezy - We Done It Again

After Barack Obama was voted into office for his first term in November 2008, Young Jeezy hooked up with Nas to drop the My President Is Black, the biggest single in an election season full of dope tribute records. So it's...Read More

G.O.O.D Music

#16 - G.O.O.D Music ft. Big Sean, Kanye West & Jay-Z - Clique

The massive buzz surrounding G.O.O.D. Music's forthcoming compilation confirms it: there ain't nobody in the game hotter than Kanye's motherf**kin' Clique. On the just-released follow-up to hit lead single Mercy, Yeezy...Read More

Rick Ross

#17 - Rick Ross ft. GunPlay, French Montana, Yo Gotti & Lil Wayne - Hold Me Back (Remix)

Yesterday, in a decisive victory over GOP candidate Mitt Romney, Barack Obama was elected to a second term as President on the United States. Ballin' on the haters just isn't the same without a suitably fly musical...Read More

Game

#18 - Game - Holy Water

Kicked off with last week's Celebration (Remix), Game's Sunday Service series continues with a new single (and video) titled, appropriately enough, “Holy Water.” OK, perhaps “appropriate” isn't the right word, as the...Read More

B.o.B

#19 - B.o.B ft. T.I. & Juicy J - Still in This B*tch

Just in case you managed to forget about the existence of B.o.B. since the release of Arena early last month, the hitmaking rapper's back to remind listeners that he's Still in This B**tch on a freshly-minted single off his...Read More

Wiz Khalifa

#20 - Wiz Khalifa ft. Young Jeezy & Lil Wayne - Work Hard Play Hard (Remix)

Though Booth readers are always ready to offer sharp critiques of mainstream singles, Wiz Khalifa's Work Hard Play Hard, with its anthemic chorus, helium-voiced sample and self-congratulatory verses, was praised by our...Read More

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