Rap Music Chart - October 15, 2012


*Kendrick Lamar's "Compton" and Big Boi's "Mama Told Me" make the jump to our Top Hip Hop and R&B Chart, clearing the way for Joe Budden's "She Don't Put It Down Like You" (a new addition) and Ludacris' "Representin'" (formerly 10).

*Debuting this week along with Budden's cut, Xzibit's "Forever a G," Wale's "The Arrival," Tyga's "Switch Lanes" and Pusha T's "Pain" claim 12th, 15th, 17th and 20th.

*Big Sean's "24k of Gold" tumbles from our Top Picks to land in 6th.

*Formerly absent from our chart, MGK's "Stereo" reemerges in 18th.

*50 Cent's "New Day," Talib Kweli's "Congregation," Yelawolf's "Push 'Em," Missy Elliot's "Triple Threat" and Xzibit's "Up Out the Way" make their exit from the chart.

1. Joe Budden ft. Lil Wayne & Tank - She Don't Put It Down Like You

2. Ludacris ft. Kelly Rowland - Representin

3. DJ Drama ft. Wale, Tyga, & Roscoe Dash - So Many Girls

4. Kid Cudi ft. King Chip - Just What I Am

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

6. Big Sean ft. J. Cole - 24K of Gold

7. Wiz Khalifa ft. Project Pat - Still Got It

8. Kid Cudi - King Wizard

9. Kendrick Lamar ft. Young Jeezy - Westside, Right On Time

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

11. Ace Hood ft. Trey Songz - I Need Your Love

12. Xzibit ft. Wiz Khalifa - Forever a G

13. 2 Chainz ft. Kanye West - Birthday Song

14. B.o.B ft. Nicki Minaj - Out Of My Mind

15. Wale - The Arrivial

16. Killer Mike - Reagan

17. Tyga ft. Game - Switch Lanes

18. MGK ft. Alex Fitts - Stereo

19. Lupe Fiasco - Lamborghini Angels

20. Pusha T ft. Future - Pain