Theo3 moves up 3 spots on !earshot National Hip-Hop Chart [News]
Toronto, ON – Classified had another strong week, maintaining the #1 spot on the National Hip-Hop Chart reported by !earshot. Both A$AP Rocky and Halifax’s Ghettosocks also maintained last week’s second and third positions, respectively. Toronto’s Theo3 took a giant leap forward, moving up 3 into the fourth position with Airplane Over One Way Streets (iTunes). It should be noted that Theo3 basically switched spots with Compton star Kendrick Lamar and his acclaimed good kid, m.A.A.d city album. Kendrick, recently named the world’s Hottest MC by MTV, dropped down from the fourth position into #7.
Elaquent maintained the fifth position for another consecutive week and Myka 9 & Factor did the same with the sixth position with Sovereign Soul. DJ Sun maintained position #8 on the chart with One Hundred while Art Vandelay makes his debut in the #9 spot with Eye 8 The Crow. Lastly, Vancouver’s Jai Nitai Lotus maintained his position on the chart at #10 with Something You Feel. Like last week, a total of six Canadians were in the Top 10.
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In terms of !earshot’s Top 50 chart, Elaquent, coming through Toronto based URBNET Records, dropped down a few into the #41 spot, while Classified dropped below the 50 mark. Click the jump for the National Hip-Hop Chart listing.
!earshot National Hip-Hop Chart
For week ending Tuesday, March 5, 2013
01 – Classified – Classified -
02 – A$AP Rocky – LongLiveA$AP -
03 – Ghettosocks – We’re Gonna Drink A Lot Of Wine This Year, Boys -
04 – Theo3 – Airplanes Over One Way Streets +3
05 – Elaquent – Parallel -
06 – Myka 9 & Factor – Sovereign Soul -
07 – Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d city -3
08 – DJ Sun – One Hundred -
09 – Art Vandelay – Eye 8 The Crow NEW
10 – Jai Nitai Lotus – Something You Feel -