Top 50 Tracks of the Era

Just yesterday, I reached 20,000 tracks played on my tracker. So, what did I do? Freeze it until the charts updated, so that I could figure out what the top 50 tracks of my history are. After an hour of statistical analysis (checking for duplicate tracks within the top 500), here’s the list:

1. “Come to Me” by Diddy featuring Nicole Scherzinger (115 plays)
2. “Number One” by Pharrell featuring Kanye West (77)
3. “We Fly High (Remix)” by Jim Jones featuring Diddy, T.I., Baby and Young Dro (76)
4. “Living in Pain” by The Notorious B.I.G. featuring 2Pac, Nas and Mary J. Blige (74)
5. “I Am (Interlude)” by Diddy (61)
6. “The Bounce” by Jay-Z featuring Kanye West (58)
7. “I Don’t Wanna Know” by Mario Winans featuring Diddy and Enya (56)
7. “Kiss Your A** Goodbye (Remix)” by Sheek Louch featuring Beanie Sigel, Fabolous and T.I. (56)
9. “Whatchu Want” by The Commission featuring The Notorious B.I.G. and Jay-Z (54)
9. “House of Pain” by The Notorious B.I.G. featuring 2Pac, Stretch and Joe Hooker (54)
11. “Cheat on You” by Mase featuring Lil’ Cease and Jay-Z (53)
12. “Welcome to Bad Boy” by Diddy featuring The Notorious B.I.G. (52)
12. “Hot & Wet (Remix)” by 112 featuring Ludacris, Chingy and Diddy (52)
14. “No Disturb Sign” by Jerome featuring Hev-D and Diddy (51)
14. “Too Old For Me (Shorty & Nore Remix)” by Jerome featuring N.O.R.E. and Diddy (51)
16. “Dirt Off Your Shoulder” by Jay-Z (48)
17. “Can You Hear Me” by Fabolous (47)
17. “All Night Long” by Diddy featuring Fergie (47)
17. “Like This” by Marques Houston featuring Yung Joc (47)
20. “Diddy Rock” by Diddy featuring Timbaland, Twista and Shawnna (46)
20. “Through the Pain (She Told Me)” by Diddy featuring Mario Winans (46)
22. “In a New York Minute” by Jay-Z and Cam’Ron (45)
22. “Testimonial (Intro)” by Diddy (45)
24. “Takeover” by Jay-Z (44)
24. “Locked Up (DJ Rondevu Remix)” by Styles P. featuring Jadakiss and Akon (44)
24. “Diamonds From Sierra Leone (Remix)” by Kanye West featuring Jay-Z (44)
24. “Take You There” by Donnie Klang featuring Diddy (44)
24. “We Gon’ Make It” by Diddy featuring Jack Knight (44)
24. “We Want Biggie” by The Notorious B.I.G. featuring Redman, Busta Rhymes and Nate Dogg (44)
30. “What You Been Drankin’ On?” by Jim Jones featuring Diddy, Jha-Jha and Paul Wall (43)
30. “Last Night” by Diddy featuring Keyshia Cole (43)
32. “Big Poppa (Rukiz Blend)” by The Notorious B.I.G. (41)
32. “Wanna Move” by Diddy featuring Big Boi, Ciara and Scar (41)
32. “Tell Me” by Diddy featuring Christina Aguilera (41)
35. “Rap Phenomenon, Pt. II” by The Notorious B.I.G. featuring Diddy (40)
35. “Biggie vs. Joan Jett” by DJ Muggs and DJ Warrior featuring The Notorious B.I.G., Diddy and Joan Jett (40)
37. “What It’s Like” by Beanie Sigel featuring N.O.R.E. (39)
38. “Freak” by Cheri Dennis featuring Babs and Diddy (38)
39. “NY Millionaires” by LL Cool J, Nas and Diddy (38)
39. “Gimme That (Remix)” by Chris Brown featuring Lil’ Wayne (38)
39. “I Get Money (Forbes 1-2-3 Billion Dollar Remix) by 50 Cent featuring Diddy and Jay-Z (38)
42. “Ain’t No Gangsta” (Snippet) by Loon featuring Diddy and DJ Kay Slay (37)
42. “Murda” by Fabolous featuring Paul Cain (37)
44. “The City Is Mine” by Jay-Z featuring Blackstreet (36)
45. “Justify My Thug” by Jay-Z (35)
45. “Jay-Z – 3 Doors Down” by Jay-Z and 3 Doors Down (35)
45. “By Faith” by Diddy and Fred Hammond (35)
48. “It’s Okay (One Blood)” by The Game featuring Junior Reid (34)
48. “Hooked” by Mary J. Blige featuring Diddy (34)
50. “I Like” by Clinton Sparks featuring The Notorious B.I.G. and XL (33)

It’ll be quite a while before anyone challenges “Come to Me” for the top spot.

Patrick O'Keefe

Managing online communities since 2000, I publish a collective of websites known as the iFroggy Network. I wrote the book Managing Online Forums and, as a public speaker, have presented for organizations like CNN, institutions like Australian National University and conferences like SXSW. More about me.



about 13 years ago

The top songs are all hits, especially number 1 is totally cool, I think you like rap but I dont see ayo technology or stronger on the list!



about 13 years ago

Thanks for the comment. "Stronger" is in my playlist. :) I just haven't listened to it enough to get it onto this list, I guess.


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