Rapper Roddy Rich scores his first number one on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart as his latest single, “The Box”, rises from No. 3 on the chart dated Jan. 11. The track also ascended to No. 1 on the Hot Rap Songs chart and rose from No. 13-3 on the Billboard Hot 100. “The Box” leads thanks to its streaming supremacy. The single rose from 6-1 to rule the Streaming Songs chart for the first time through 42. 6 million U.S. clicks in the week ending Jan. 2, according to Nielsen Music, up from 15% from the week prior. The streaming total helped “The Box” remain at No. 1 on both the R&B/Hip Hop Streaming Songs and Rap Streaming Songs lists. “The Box” appears on the rapper’s latest album, “Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial.” The project debuted at No. 1 on the Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart and logged its first three weeks at the summit before slipping to No. 2 during its fourth week frame.

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