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.
7 Last Week: 26

You Keep Running Away

Four Tops

Last Week 26
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 10
9 Last Week: 18

Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie

Jay And The Techniques

Last Week 18
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
10 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
11 Last Week: 4

Cold Sweat - Part 1

James Brown And The Famous Flames

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
12 Last Week: 8

Knock On Wood

Otis & Carla
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 8
16 Last Week: 17

Karate-Boo-Ga-Loo

Jerryo

Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 11
19 Last Week: 9

Casonova (Your Playing Days Are Over)

Ruby Andrews
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
21 Last Week: 21

Little Ole Man (Uptight-Everything's Alright)

Bill Cosby
Last Week 21
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 9
23 Last Week: 30

In The Heat Of The Night

Ray Charles
Last Week 30
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 9
25 Last Week: 12

Everybody Needs Love

Gladys Knight And The Pips

Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
29 Last Week: 36

Baby I'm Lonely

The Intruders
Last Week 36
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 6
30 Last Week: 31

To Share Your Love

Fantastic Four

Last Week 31
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 5
34 Last Week: 45

Ode To Billie Joe

The Kingpins
Last Week 45
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 9
36 Last Week: 22

(I Wanna) Testify

The Parliaments
Last Week 22
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
37 Last Week: --

A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 13
39 Last Week: --

I'm A Drifter

Lowell Fulsom
Last Week --
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 2
45 Last Week: --

Spreadin' Honey

The Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band

Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 3
46 Last Week: --

What've I Done (To Make You Mad)

Linda Jones
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
49 Last Week: --

Boogaloo Down Broadway

The Fantastic Johnny C

Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20