A$AP Rocky pulls ahead of Classified on !earshot’s National Hip-Hop Chart [News]
Vancouver, BC – These days it isn’t too often that New York rappers are at the helm of hip-hop charts but A$AP Rocky is doing it on !earshot. Our favourite national campus and community radio report has Rocky’s Long.Live.A$AP moving up ahead of Classified into the #1 spot on the National Hip-Hop Chart for the week ending Tuesday, March 12, 2013. The move leaves Classified in the #2 spot for his self-titled album followed by Ghettosocks, who remains in #3 with We’re Gonna Drink A Lot Of Wine This Year, Boys. After spending two consecutive weeks in the #5 spot, Parallel by Elaquent slides into #4 and Art Vandelay makes a huge leap from #9 to #5 with Eye 8 The Crow. Myka 9 and Factor held onto the #6 spot with Sovereign Soul and Urbnet’s Ill Tone debuts at #7 with Bringin’ The Hope Back. DJ Sun maintained the #8 spot with One Hundred while Spoken Nerd debuts at #9 with Our Team is Going to Win. Rounding out the list, Theo3′s Airplane Over One Way Streets dropped a few spots into the #10 position. Click the jump for the chart breakdown.
!earshot’s National Hip-Hop Chart is based on reporting by !earshot, CFBX CFRC CFRE CFRU CFUR CFUV CHRW CHUO CHYZ CILU CJLO CJSR CJSW CJUM CKDU CKUT CKXU CSCR.
A$AP Rocky in Vancouver (Oct. 2012) | Photo: Jamie Sands (HHCWest)
!earshot National Hip-Hop Chart
For week ending Tuesday, March 12, 2013
01 – A$AP Rocky – Long.Live.A$AP +1
02 – Classified – Classified -1
03 – Ghettosocks – We’re Gonna Drink A Lot Of Wine This Year, Boys -
04 – Elaquent – Parallel +1
05 – Art Vandelay – Eye 8 The Crow +4
06 – Myka 9 & Factor – Sovereign Soul -
07 – Ill Tone – Bringin’ The Hope Back NEW
08 – DJ Sun – One Hundred -
09 – Spoken Nerd – Our Team is Going to Win NEW
10 – Theo3 – Airplane Over One Way Streets -6