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.
2 Last Week: 1

Nightshift

Commodores
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
3 Last Week: 2

I'll Still Be Lookin' Up To You

Wilton Felder With Bobby Womack
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
4 Last Week: 4

'Til My Baby Comes Home

Luther Vandross
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
5 Last Week: 5

Be Your Man

Jesse Johnson's Revue
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
6 Last Week: 7

Rhythm Of the Night

Debarge
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 10

We Are The World

USA For Africa
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

In My House

Mary Jane Girls
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 13

Smooth Operator

Sade
Last Week 13
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 3

New Attitude

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
11 Last Week: 18
Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 25

I Found My Baby

The Gap Band
Last Week 25
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 24

Lost In Love

New Edition
Last Week 24
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 26

My Love Is True (Truly For You)

The Temptations
Last Week 26
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 16

Scientific Love

Midnight Star
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 12
17 Last Week: 12

Heartbeat

Dazz Band
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
18 Last Week: 21

Into The Night

B.B. King
Last Week 21
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Bad Habits

Jenny Burton
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 15
20 Last Week: 9

Private Dancer

Tina Turner
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
21 Last Week: 23

You Send Me

The Manhattans
Last Week 23
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 14

King Of Rock

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 14
23 Last Week: 28

My Girl Loves Me

Shalamar
Last Week 28
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 11

Missing You

Diana Ross
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
26 Last Week: 36

You Give Good Love

Whitney Houston
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 17

Some Kinda Lover

The Whispers
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 14
28 Last Week: 15

Outta The World

Ashford & Simpson
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
29 Last Week: 35

Read My Lips

Melba Moore
Last Week 35
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 29

Careless Whisper

Wham! Featuring George Michael
Last Week 29
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
32 Last Week: 39

Step By Step

Jeff Lorber Featuring Audrey Wheeler
Last Week 39
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 31

Half Crazy

Johnny Gill
Last Week 31
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 16
35 Last Week: 43

Bring Back Your Love

Glenn Jones
Last Week 43
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 45

I Just Wanna Hang Around You

George Benson
Last Week 45
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 32

Roxanne, Roxanne

UTFO
Last Week 32
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
39 Last Week: 53

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 53
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 40

Weekend Girl

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 12
42 Last Week: 41

Gimme, Gimme, Gimme

Narada Michael Walden With Patti Austin
Last Week 41
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 10
43 Last Week: 56

Feel So Real

Steve Arrington
Last Week 56
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 42

Raging Waters

Al Jarreau
Last Week 42
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
45 Last Week: 38

Easy Lover

Philip Bailey With Phil Collins
Last Week 38
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
46 Last Week: 33

This Is My Night

Chaka Khan
Last Week 33
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
47 Last Week: 50

Cold Tears

Sam Bostic
Last Week 50
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 52
Last Week 52
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 46

The Real Roxanne

Roxanne With UTFO
Last Week 46
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 10
50 Last Week: 57

Where Did Our Love Go

The Reddings
Last Week 57
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance