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

Hangin' On A String

Loose Ends
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
3 Last Week: 4

Save Your Love (For #1)

Rene & Angela
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 10

I Wonder If I Take You Home

Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force
Last Week 10
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 17

Who's Holding Donna Now

Debarge
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 16

Attack Me With Your Love

Cameo
Last Week 16
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Thinking About Your Love

Skipworth & Turner
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 8
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
12 Last Week: 5

Can You Help Me

Jesse Johnson's Revue
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
13 Last Week: 18

Telephone

Diana Ross
Last Week 18
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 20

It's Over Now

Luther Vandross
Last Week 20
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 9

You Give Good Love

Whitney Houston
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
16 Last Week: 26

Freeway Of Love

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 6

Sanctified Lady

Marvin Gaye
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 14

Material Thangz

The Deele
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 14
19 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 23

Itchin' For A Scratch

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 23
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 19

A Woman, A Lover, A Friend

Klique
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 16
22 Last Week: 22

Animal Instinct

Commodores
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 11
23 Last Week: 15

Suddenly

Billy Ocean
Last Week 15
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
24 Last Week: 13

Deep Inside Your Love

Ready For The World
Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
25 Last Week: 24

Love On The Rise

Kenny G & Kashif
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 13
26 Last Week: 21

Electric Lady

ConFunkShun
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
27 Last Week: 39

I'm Sorry

Will King
Last Week 39
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 27

You Talk Too Much

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 27
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 14
29 Last Week: 37

Fidelity

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week 37
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 36

Sexy Ways

Four Tops
Last Week 36
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 31

Bodysnatcher

Midnight Star
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 10
32 Last Week: 32

Double Oh-Oh

George Clinton
Last Week 32
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
33 Last Week: 45

Stir It Up

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 45
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 55

Into The Groove

Madonna
Last Week 55
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 35

Let's Go Out Tonight

Nile Rodgers
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 10
36 Last Week: 38

If You Love Somebody Set Them Free

Sting
Last Week 38
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 29

Everything She Wants

Wham!
Last Week 29
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
38 Last Week: 30

Freak-A-Ristic

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 30
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
39 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 10
40 Last Week: 53

Dancin' In The Key Of Life

Steve Arrington
Last Week 53
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 43

When You Love Me Like This

Melba Moore
Last Week 43
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 59

Saving All My Love For You

Whitney Houston
Last Week 59
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 47

Take No Prisoners (In The Game Of Love)

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 47
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 33

Dangerous

Natalie Cole
Last Week 33
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 13
46 Last Week: 28

Through The Fire

Chaka Khan
Last Week 28
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 17
47 Last Week: 51

Strange And Funny

Womack & Womack
Last Week 51
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 48

One Bad Apple

Nolan Thomas
Last Week 48
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 8
49 Last Week: 42

Dangerous

Pennye Ford
Last Week 42
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 11
50 Last Week: 58

Cool, Calm, Collected

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 58
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
52 Last Week: 46

In My House

Mary Jane Girls
Last Week 46
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 22
53 Last Week: 57

Leader Of The Pack

UTFO
Last Week 57
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 67
Last Week 67
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 72

Wild And Crazy Love

Mary Jane Girls
Last Week 72
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 65

All Of Me For All Of You

9.9
Last Week 65
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 60

Out On A Limb

Teena Marie
Last Week 60
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 63

Pleasure Seekers

The System
Last Week 63
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 64

Just Another Night (Without Your Love)

D Train
Last Week 64
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 61

Don't Say No

The Manhattans
Last Week 61
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 8
62 Last Week: 62

Call Me Mr. Telephone

Cheyne
Last Week 62
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 9
63 Last Week: 76

If You Were Here Tonight

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 76
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 66

(Closest Thing To) Perfect

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 66
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 75

History

Maitai
Last Week 75
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 70

Your Love Is King

Sade
Last Week 70
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 68

All Night

Trinere
Last Week 68
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 9
70 Last Week: 73

Chey Chey Kule

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 73
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 88

I Want My Girl

Jesse Johnson's Revue
Last Week 88
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 77

Disrespect

The Gap Band
Last Week 77
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: --

We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)

Tina Turner
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 78

Take Your Heart Away

Kleeer
Last Week 78
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 89

I'm Not The Same Girl

Stacy Lattisaw
Last Week 89
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: --

Fly Girl

Boogie Boys
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 84

Love Attack

Shantelle
Last Week 84
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 90

Bad Boy

Juicy
Last Week 90
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: --

The Fat Boys Are Back

Fat Boys
Last Week --
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 83
Last Week 83
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 8
81 Last Week: --

Hello Stranger

Carrie Lucas
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 79

Don't Get Stopped In Beverly Hills

Shalamar
Last Week 79
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 5
83 Last Week: --

Bit By Bit (Theme From Fletch)

Stephanie Mills
Last Week --
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 85
Last Week 85
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 5
85 Last Week: --

Something That Turns You On

Bill Withers
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: --

I'm Leaving Baby

ConFunkShun
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 87

Kind Of Girls We Like

New Edition
Last Week 87
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 2
88 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: --

Somewhere I Belong

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week --
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 41

Do You Wanna Get Away

Shannon
Last Week 41
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
92 Last Week: 91

Boyfriend

Shirley Brown
Last Week 91
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 8
93 Last Week: 82

Hold Me

Menudo
Last Week 82
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 8
94 Last Week: 74

Tell Me Whatchu Want

Majesty
Last Week 74
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 6
95 Last Week: 80

Love Will Find A Way

George Howard
Last Week 80
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 5
96 Last Week: 44

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 44
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
98 Last Week: 56

Girls Love The Way He Spins

Grandmaster Flash
Last Week 56
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 10
99 Last Week: 54

Baby Come And Get It

The Pointer Sisters
Last Week 54
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 14
100 Last Week: 81

How Can You Say That It's Over

The Temptations
Last Week 81
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 5