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: 1

Don't Say Goodnight (It's Time For Love) (Parts 1 & 2)

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
5 Last Week: 4

I Don't Believe You Want To Get Up An Dance (Oops!)

The Gap Band
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
9 Last Week: 12

Two Places At The Same Time

Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio

Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 18
10 Last Week: 9

You Are My Heaven

Roberta Flack And Donny Hathaway

Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 17
12 Last Week: 17

Got To Be Enough

ConFunkShun

Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
13 Last Week: 10

Welcome Back Home

The Dramatics
Last Week 10
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 18
15 Last Week: 15

High

Sky
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
17 Last Week: 14

Standing Ovation

GQ
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 20

We Ought To Be Doin' It

Randy Brown
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 16
20 Last Week: 27

Minute By Minute

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 27
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
21 Last Week: 16

Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll

Vaughn Mason And Crew

Last Week 16
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
24 Last Week: 21

Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?

Prince
Last Week 21
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
25 Last Week: 22

Every Generation

Ronnie Laws
Last Week 22
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
28 Last Week: 29

I'm Back For More

Al Johnson
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
29 Last Week: 40

Gotta Get My Hands On Some (Money)

The Fatback Band
Last Week 40
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 20
31 Last Week: 30

You Are My Friend

Sylvester
Last Week 30
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 14
32 Last Week: 42

Reach Your Peak

Sister Sledge
Last Week 42
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
33 Last Week: 25

Today Is The Day

Barkays

Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 14
34 Last Week: 46

Right In The Socket

Shalamar
Last Week 46
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 13
35 Last Week: 31

Music Trance

Ben E. King
Last Week 31
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 13
36 Last Week: 24

Computer Game "Theme From The Circus"

Yellow Magic Orchestra
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 17
38 Last Week: 33

Is This The Best

L.A.Boppers

Last Week 33
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 14
39 Last Week: 34

Any Love

Rufus And Chaka Khan

Last Week 34
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 10
41 Last Week: 37

Under Your Spell

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 11
42 Last Week: 38

Desire

Masqueraders

Last Week 38
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 11
43 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 9
44 Last Week: 53

From 9:00 Until

Lakeside
Last Week 53
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 10
45 Last Week: 55

Tonight I'm Alright

Narada
Last Week 55
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 10
46 Last Week: 36

Yes, I'm Ready

Teri DeSario With K.C.

Last Week 36
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 13
47 Last Week: 44

Give Me Some Emotion

Webster Lewis
Last Week 44
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 13
48 Last Week: 43

Theme From The Black Hole

Parliament
Last Week 43
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
49 Last Week: 51

The Best Love I Ever Had

Jerry Butler
Last Week 51
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 9
50 Last Week: 69

Landlord

Gladys Knight And The Pips

Last Week 69
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20