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.
October 29, 2012 Chart Recap*Kendrick Lamar‘s “Compton” spends its third week in first. The former runner-up, Ludacris’ “Representin’,” drops to fourth, while Joe Budden‘s “She Don’t Put It Down Like You” rises from …...Read More
The Recipe and Swimming Pools (Drank) were singles; Kendrick Lamar's latest, on the other hand, feels like an event. The latest release off the Top Dawg fast-riser's highly-anticipated debut set is a musical...Read More
Joe Budden has a reputation for messy public breakups, but that doesn't mean he doesn't cherish memories of the good times he and his exes enjoyed together—particularly when those good times happened to take place in the...Read More
Young Jeezy is hardly a paragon of traditional values but, when he looks at the behavior of those around him, he just has to shake his head. Sick of seeing longtime homies turn on one another for reduced sentences, and sucker...Read More
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
I'm no mind-reader, but something tells me that having So Many Girls might not necessarily be a problem for the hip-hop quartet that is DJ Drama, Wale, Tyga, and Roscoe Dash. On Girls, which is a stand out selection and...Read More
As if the involvement of one of the greatest beatsmiths to ever do it weren't enough to get hip-hop heads interested in the OST to RZA's upcoming feature-length directorial debut, the Wu Tang legend's enlisted none other than...Read More
On Wiz Khalifa's newest single, Remember You, the Pittsburgh emcee recruits Canadian crooner The Weeknd, who yearns for remembrance on the song's hook. With such a unique collaboration the duo will indeed likely be shown...Read More
Having received lukewarm reader reviews for No One, the French Montana and Meek Mill-assisted lead single from her forthcoming comeback set, Ashanti has pulled out the big guns for the follow-up. The's What We Do finds the...Read More
Women love Ne-Yo because he represents a species perceived to be endangered in this day and age: namely, the gentleman. As a paragon of chivalry and elegance, however, he demands a woman of equally rare class and...Read More
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
They say mo' money means more problems, but Lil Wayne isn't stressing. In fact, according to his latest feature, the YMCMB mogul's got No Worries whatsoever. A Dedication 4 inclusion that's been flipped into the second single...Read More
After diving head first into the music scene less than 6 years ago, Young Money's Rack City-residing golden boy Tyga has surely lived it up in the fast lane; so why would he want to Switch Lanes? The tatted-up emcee does just...Read More
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
Relationships typically start off with a plethora of questions and pompadoured, new school crooner Miguel doesn't shy away from tapping into his inquisitive side on his newest single, Do You...Throughout the record the rising...Read More
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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
Just what is it that draws Mario back to that certain woman time and time again? A certain je ne sais quoi, a special something—as the R&B vet puts it on his latest single, she's “...got that KILLA.” Originally released...Read More
Currently sitting at number on on the Booth's own Rap Chart, Compton was as much of an event as it was a record, featuring Kendrick Lamar trading bars with G-funk pioneer Dr. Dre over a beat whose vocoded flourishes seemed...Read More
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
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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
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