Hot Hitmakers: "Peek A Boo" and "Met Gala" Elevate Four Songwriters Behind The Songs

Jun 07, 2017

The story of the week is the impact that two new songs can have on the songwriters behind them. The tracks charting this week are Gucci Mane's "Met Gala" and Lil Yachty's "Peek A Boo." Both feature a host of credited songwriters who are also prolific in their contributions to other songs on the charts. As such, Kiari Cephus, Leland "MetroBoomin" Wayne, and Quavious "Quavo" Marshall all move up or held onto their ranks due to their involvement in each track. 


Hot Hitmakers

Recognizing the songwriters behind the biggest hits of the week

June 17, 2017
1

Quavious Marshall

"Strip That Down"   Liam Payne [ft. Quavo]
"Bon Appetit"   Katy Perry [ft. Migos]
"Slippery"   Migos [ft. Gucci Mane]
"I’m The One"   DJ Khaled [f. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Little Wayne]
"Good Drank"   2 Chainz [ft. Gucci Mane & Quavo]
"Portland"   Drake [ft. Quavo & Travis Scott]
"Slide"   Calvin Harris [ft. Frank Ocean & Migos]
"T-Shirt"   Migos
"Bad And Boujee"   Migos [ft. Lil Uzi Vert]
"Congratulations"   Post Malone [ft. Quavo]
"Peek A Boo"   Lil Yachty [f. Migos]
2

Kendrick Lamar

"DNA"   Kendrick Lamar
"Humble"   Kendrick Lamar
"Element"   Kendrick Lamar
"Loyalty"   Kendrick Lamar [ft. Rihanna]
"Love"   Kendrick Lamar [ft. Zacari]
"Goosebumps"   Travis Scott
3

Benjamin Levin

"Crying In The Club"   Camila Cabello
"Castle On The Hill"   Ed Sheeran
"Issues"   Julia Michaels
"Now or Never"   Halsey
4

Michael Williams II

"DNA"   Kendrick Lamar
"Humble"   Kendrick Lamar
5

Symere Woods

"Woke Up Like This"   Playboi Carti
"XO Tour Llif3"   Lil Uzi Vert
"Bad And Boujee"   Migos [ft. Lil Uzi Vert]
6

Justin Tranter

"Bad Liar"   Selena Gomez
"Believer"   Imagine Dragons
"Issues"   Julia Michaels
"Heavy"   Linkin Park [ft. Kiiara]
"Cold"   Maroon 5 [ft. Future]
7

Leland Wayne

"Mask Off"   Future
"Tunnel Vision"   Kodak Black
"Bad And Boujee"   Migos [ft. Lil Uzi Vert]
"Congratulations"   Post Malone [ft. Quavo]
"Met Gala"   Gucci Mane [f. Offset]
8

Kiari Cephus

"Bon Appetit"   Katy Perry [ft. Migos]
"Slippery"   Migos [ft. Gucci Mane]
"Slide"   Calvin Harris [ft. Frank Ocean & Migos]
"T-Shirt"   Migos
"Bad And Boujee"   Migos [ft. Lil Uzi Vert]
"Met Gala"   Gucci Mane [f. Offset]
9

Ed Sheeran

"Strip That Down"   Liam Payne [ft. Quavo]
"Shape Of You"   Ed Sheeran
"Castle On The Hill"   Ed Sheeran
10

Audrey Graham

"Passionfruit"   Drake
"Portland"   Drake [ft. Quavo & Travis Scott]
"Both"   Gucci Mane [ft. Drake]
11

Andrew Taggart

"Paris"   The Chainsmokers
"Something Just Like This"   The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
"Closer"   The Chainsmokers [ft. Halsey]
12

Miles McCollum

"iSpy"   KYLE [f. Lil Yachty]
"Met Gala"   Gucci Mane [f. Offset]
13

Bryan Simmons

"XO Tour Llif3"   Lil Uzi Vert
14

Shane McAnally

"Drinkin' Problem"   Midland
"If I Told You"   Darius Rucker
"Body Like A Back Road"   Sam Hunt
15

Kyle Harvey

"iSpy"   KYLE [ft. Lil Yachty]
16

Ludwig Göransson & Donald Glover

"Redbone"   Childish Gambino
17

Ayleo & Mateo Bowles

"Rolex"   Ayo & Teo
18

Julia Michaels

"Issues"   Julia Michaels
"Heavy"   Linkin Park [ft. Kiiara]
"Bad Liar"   Selena Gomez
19

Alessia Caracciolo

"Stay"   Zedd & Alessia Cara
"1-800-273-8255"   Logic [f. Alessia Cara & Khalid]
"Scars To Your Beautiful"   Alessia Cara
20

Miley Cyrus & Oren Yoel

"Malibu"   Miley Cyrus