Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz

Kanye f/ Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz - "Mercy"

This juggernaut summer jam took over stereos with its chest-rattling 808s, classic dancehall sample and way-too-cold bars from GOOD Music and 2 Chainz.

2 Chainz, Drake

2 Chainz f/ Drake – "No Lie"

2 Chainz and Drizzy topped the charts with this ice-grill duet, highlighted by G-Funk synths, trap-ready kick drums and Drake’s effortless transition from spitting to singing on the hook.

Drake, Lil Wayne, Tyga

Drake f/ Lil Wayne & Tyga – "The Motto (Remix)"

Drake and his Young Money compatriots Weezy and Tyga did hyphy, the late legend Mac Dre and the whole Yay Area proud with this bass-filled, stripper-pole anthem.

J. Cole, Missy Elliott

J. Cole f/ Missy Elliott – "Nobody's Perfect"

J. Cole brought back legendary femcee Missy on this sultry, Southern-fried slow burner from his debut album, showcasing her criminally underrated singing chops.

Wale, Miguel

Wale f/ Miguel – "Lotus Flower Bomb"

MMG spitter Wale and falsetto crooner Migel joined forces for this pitch-perfect rap ballad, combining classic ’80s R&B seductiveness with a D.C. hip hop touch.