2016: The Year in Charts

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
This week's most popular R&B/Hip-Hop songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music. Songs are defined as current if they are newly-released titles, or songs receiving widespread airplay and/or sales activity for the first time.
9 Last Week: 14

People Say

The Dixie Cups

Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 12
18 Last Week: 27

A Tear Fell

Ray Charles
Last Week 27
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 10
21 Last Week: 24

The Things That I Used To Do

James Brown And His Orchestra

Last Week 24
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 11
27 Last Week: 26

Devil With The Blue Dress

Shorty Long
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 8
28 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 15
32 Last Week: 38

Let Me Love You

B.B. King
Last Week 38
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 10
33 Last Week: 45

Soulful Dress

Sugar Pie DeSanto
Last Week 45
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 9
34 Last Week: 46

Weep No More

Nathan
Last Week 46
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 8
35 Last Week: 30

Baby Come Home

Ruby And The Romantics

Last Week 30
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 6
36 Last Week: 41

I Need Lots Of Love

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 41
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 6
39 Last Week: 31

Something You Got

Alvin Robinson
Last Week 31
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 13
40 Last Week: --

(There's) Always Something There To Remind Me

Lou Johnson
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 11
41 Last Week: --

Out Of Sight

James Brown And His Orchestra

Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
42 Last Week: 32

Lazy Elsie Molly

Chubby Checker
Last Week 32
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 10
45 Last Week: --

You'd Better Find Yourself Another Fool

LaVern Baker
Last Week --
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 4
47 Last Week: --

I'm Too Poor To Die

Louisiana Red
Last Week --
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 8
50 Last Week: 39

What Can A Man Do

Ben E. King
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 4