Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - 1996 Archive
Issue Date Song Artist
January 06 Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Whitney Houston
January 13
January 20 Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That Monica
January 27
February 03 Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale") Mary J. Blige
February 10
February 17
February 24
March 02
March 09 Down Low (Nobody Has To Know) R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley
March 16
March 23
March 30
April 06
April 13
April 20
April 27 You're The One SWV
May 04 Always Be My Baby Mariah Carey
May 11 Tha Crossroads Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
May 18
May 25
June 01
June 08
June 15
June 22
June 29 You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow Toni Braxton
July 06 How Do U Want It/California Love 2Pac Featuring KC And JoJo
July 13
July 20
July 27 You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow Toni Braxton
August 03 I Can't Sleep Baby (If I) R. Kelly
August 10
August 17 Twisted Keith Sweat
August 24
August 31 Hit Me Off New Edition
September 07
September 14
September 21 Twisted Keith Sweat
September 28 If Your Girl Only Knew Aaliyah
October 05
October 12 Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor") Az Yet
October 19 No Diggity BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
October 26
November 02
November 09
November 16 Pony Ginuwine
November 23
November 30 Nobody Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
December 07
December 14
December 21 I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam") R. Kelly
December 28