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.
1 Last Week: 2

Talking Loud And Saying Nothing - Part I

James Brown
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
2 Last Week: 4

That's The Way I Feel About Cha

Bobby Womack & Peace
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
3 Last Week: 7

Now Run And Tell That

Denise LaSalle
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 12
9 Last Week: 10

The Day I Found Myself

The Honey Cone

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

Jungle Fever

The Chakachas

Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
12 Last Week: 5

You Want It, You Got It

Detroit Emeralds

Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
13 Last Week: 20

Gimme Some More

The JB's

Last Week 20
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 11
14 Last Week: 14

Ain't Understanding Mellow

Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager

Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
15 Last Week: 15

I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)

Donnie Elbert
Last Week 15
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
19 Last Week: 41

I Had It All The Time

Tyrone Davis
Last Week 41
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
21 Last Week: 12

Slippin' Into Darkness

War
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 12
22 Last Week: 33

You Got Me Walking

Jackie Wilson
Last Week 33
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 6
23 Last Week: 25

Breaking Up Somebody's Home

Ann Peebles
Last Week 25
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 12
24 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 6
27 Last Week: 31

Missing You

Luther Ingram
Last Week 31
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 6
29 Last Week: 30

Mr. Penguin-Pt. I

Lunar Funk
Last Week 30
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 8
30 Last Week: 26

You And Me Together Forever

Freddie North
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 9
32 Last Week: 32

We Got To Have Peace

Curtis Mayfield
Last Week 32
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 5
33 Last Week: 23

It's All Up To You/Oh, My Dear

The Dells
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 5
34 Last Week: 27

Standing In For Jody

Johnnie Taylor (The Soul Philosopher)

Last Week 27
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 9
36 Last Week: 36

Mama's Little Baby (Loves Lovin')

Brotherly Love
Last Week 36
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 8
37 Last Week: 37

Love The Life You Live, Part I

Kool & The Gang
Last Week 37
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 8
41 Last Week: 18

Make Me The Woman That You Go Home To

Gladys Knight And The Pips

Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 13
44 Last Week: 47

I Think About Lovin' You

Earth, Wind & Fire
Last Week 47
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 3
45 Last Week: 45

His Song Shall Be Sung

Lou Rawls
Last Week 45
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 3
46 Last Week: --

Your Love

Persia
Last Week --
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 5
48 Last Week: --

Darling Baby

Jackie Moore
Last Week --
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 8
49 Last Week: --

Get Your Business Straight

Albert Collins
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 3
50 Last Week: 50

Thank God For You Baby

PG&E

Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 2