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 records.
November 14, 2011 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
In just a little over a year (his breakthrough K.R.I.T. Wuz Here project dropped in May of 2010) Big K.R.I.T. has risen from yet another face in the hip-hop's increasingly crowded crowd to a producer and rapper widely...Read More
With the release date of Drake's hotly anticipated sophomore album Take Care looming closer, he knows his loyal subjects are becoming anxious. In an unprecedented act of benevolence, Drake has unleashed a new record, The...Read More
Originally included on Maybach Music compilation album Self-Made Vol. 1, Meek Mill's summer single, I'ma Boss returns today in an officially remixed form. Joining the Philadelphia native over Jahlil Beats' bombastic street...Read More
A whirlwind of non-album songs from Drake hit the net in less than 24 hours, all of them seductive to the ear and, in true Drizzy fashion, open to debate. Aubrey Graham hasn’t come up with a universally enjoyed single since...Read More
With the release of his sophomore set just around the corner, Wale has stepped into the Booth with another fresh leak off the project. On Slight Work, the Washington, D.C. heavyweight and G.O.O.D. Music colleague Big Sean go...Read More
Even (especially?) if you weren't feeling Lupe Fiasco's foray into pop territory with L.A.S.E.R.S., you've got to feel a little amped for the return of "mixtape Lupe" on the forthcoming Friend of the People. Today, we get a...Read More
Whether it's a mansion, a fly whip or a solid-gold commode, you better believe that Ludacris can afford it. On mixtape inclusion Muthaf**ka Can You Buy That?, the heavyweight rapper (and sometime actor) rubs his purchasing...Read More
Last month, we were all treated to the first "official" single from Drake's forthcoming sophomore album. While the Boi-1da-produced Headlines certainly grabbed listeners attention, the song release didn't stop Drizzy Nation...Read More
Eight albums over 15-plus years in the game and you've still got the streets hanging on your every syllable? Now that's what I call Power. Today, New Orleans veteran Juvenile returns to electrify our eardrums with the lead...Read More
When you're doing it as big as Birdman, it's inevitable that you'll leave a few people steamed; on the latest single off his fifth studio album, the Cash Money head honcho considerately asks the haters, "Y.U. Mad?" Featuring...Read More
Make music, get paper, go to the club, get it in with a beautiful woman you just met--it's all in a day's work for Lloyd Banks. On freshly-leaked mixtape inclusion We F_ck!n, Doe Pesci's icy synths set the mood as the Queens...Read More
Revisiting old raps from Pusha T doesn't feel weird. As a matter of fact it's a glorious occasion that should occur once a week. The younger Thornton has been pushing out raps like G packs from season to season, so much so...Read More
Ok, yes, the race is on to see if Dr. Dre will release Detox before the coming of the apocalypse (he’s only got a few months if you believe the Mayans) but the man’s not exactly relaxing. In addition to founding an...Read More
No, you're not dreaming--Young Jeezy has received an honest-to-God release date for his senior set. And, as if that wasn't dope enough, the CTE general's celebrating the occasion with a fresh street single. The hard-nosed .38...Read More
North Carolina's homegrown talent J. Cole might just be the Sidney Crosby of the rap game. Before he laced up his skates for his first NHL game Crosby was dubbed "The Next One," drawing comparisons to former greats like Wayne...Read More
Let it not be said that Uncle Murda is unmerciful. Though his previously-featured single and mixtape title track should have served as fair Warning for those thinking of f*cking with his grind, the Brooklyn street veteran's...Read More
I recently saw a credit card commercial where Jimmy Fallon literally “makes it rain” in the 30 seconds of shine Capital One gave him to speak. Is this what mainstream America thinks hip-hop culture consists of? Who do we...Read More
In Mexican folk legend the Chupacabra (Spanish for “goat sucker”) is a dangerous, rarely seen, werewolf like creature known for killing their victims in the middle of the night by sucking their blood. So while it may at...Read More
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Ah, young love.... On Do It Like You, the latest single off his Atlantic Records debut, rap wunderkind Diggy Simmons laces a smooth, Pop and...Read More
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