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.
8 Last Week: 11

Sometimes

Facts Of Life
Last Week 11
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 22
13 Last Week: 19

At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up)

Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan

Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
15 Last Week: 21

Reaching For The World

Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes

Last Week 21
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 6

Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)

The O'Jays
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
19 Last Week: 25

Too Hot To Stop (Pt. 1)

The Bar-Kays

Last Week 25
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 13
20 Last Week: 18

Isn't It A Shame

Labelle
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 15
21 Last Week: 16

Easy To Love

Joe Simon
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
22 Last Week: 17

I Like To Do It

KC And The Sunshine Band

Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
27 Last Week: 30

Love To The World

LTD
Last Week 30
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 10
29 Last Week: 29

Betcha By Golly Wow

Norman Connors (Featuring Phyllis Hyman)

Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 9
30 Last Week: 32

Just Another Day

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 32
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 14
31 Last Week: 31

Feel The Beat (everybody Disco)

Ohio Players
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 9
32 Last Week: 36

Feel Free

Four Tops

Last Week 36
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 10
34 Last Week: 33

Close To You

Tyrone Davis
Last Week 33
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 9
35 Last Week: 40

Space Age

Jimmy Caston Bunch

Last Week 40
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 16
37 Last Week: 45

Ain't Gonna Bump No More (with No Big Fat Woman)

Joe Tex
Last Week 45
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 22
38 Last Week: 38

Spy For Brotherhood

The Miracles
Last Week 38
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
43 Last Week: 39

Ever Lovin' Girl

Tyrone Davis
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
44 Last Week: 56

I Tried To Tell Myself

Al Green
Last Week 56
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 11
48 Last Week: 53

I've Got The Spirit/do What You Want

Billy Preston
Last Week 53
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 7
50 Last Week: 41

Baby Don't You Know

Wild Cherry
Last Week 41
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 7