Rap Music Chart - April 15, 2013


*Two new features, Jay-Z's "Open Letter" and Talib Kweli's "Come Here," debut on top this week. The former front-runners, Ice Cube's "Crowded" and Kid CuDi's "Girls," graduate to join our Top Hip Hop and R&B Chart.

*Also new this week, Pusha T's "Numbers on the Boards" snags third.

*Big K.R.I.T.'s "Shine On" drops from our Top Picks to claim ninth.

*Lloyd Banks' "Picture This," ScHoolboy Q's "Yay Yay" and Big K.R.I.T.'s "Life Is a Gamble" narrowly miss appearing on the chart. Your feedback and ratings will determine whether they make the cut next week!

1. Jay-Z - Open Letter

2. Talib Kweli ft. Miguel - Come Here

3. Pusha T - Numbers On The Boards

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

5. B.o.B x Big Boi - Double or Nothing

6. A$AP Rocky ft. Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$, Yela, Danny Brown, Action Bronson & Big KRIT - 1 Train

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

8. Fabolous ft. Chris Brown - Ready

9. Big K.R.I.T. ft. Bun B - Shine On

10. Lupe Fiasco - Jonylah Forever

11. Game ft. Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Fabolous & Jeremih - All That (Lady)

12. Birdman Presents Rich Gang ft. Stevie J., Future, Tyga, Meek Mill & Mystikal - Fly Rich

13. Ace Hood ft. Future & Rick Ross - Bugatti

14. Lil Wayne ft. Drake & Future - Love Me

15. Wale ft. Tiara Thomas - Bad

16. Fat Joe ft. Wiz Khalifa & Teyana Taylor - Ballin'

17. 2 Chainz - Crack

18. Future ft. Drake - Fo Real

19. Curren$y ft. Wiz Khalifa & Rick Ross - Choosin'

20. Kid Ink ft. Wale & Meek Mill - Bad Ass

21. Lloyd Banks - Picture This

22. ScHoolboy Q - Yay Yay

23. Big K.R.I.T ft. BJ The Chicago Kid - Life Is a Gamble