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: 3

Part-Time Lover

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

You Are My Lady

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
3 Last Week: 2

I Wish He Didn't Trust Me So Much

Bobby Womack
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
4 Last Week: 6

Single Life

Cameo
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 4

The Show

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
6 Last Week: 7

I'll Be Good

Rene & Angela
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

Stand By Me

Maurice White
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 10

Screams Of Passion

The Family
Last Week 10
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 16
10 Last Week: 15

The Oak Tree

Morris Day
Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 17

You Wear It Well

El DeBarge With DeBarge
Last Week 17
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 9

Object Of My Desire

Starpoint
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 22
13 Last Week: 18

Silver Shadow

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 18
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 23

Who's Zoomin' Who

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 12

I Miss You

Klymaxx
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 18
16 Last Week: 16

All Fall Down

Five Star
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 19
17 Last Week: 19

Hard Times For Lovers

Jennifer Holliday
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 20

Just Another Lonely Night

The O'Jays
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
19 Last Week: 14

Saving All My Love For You

Whitney Houston
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
20 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 24

Make Your Move On Me Baby

Charlie Singleton
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 27

Everybody Dance

Ta Mara & The Seen
Last Week 27
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 33

Caravan of Love

Isley, Jasper, Isley
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 31

Party All The Time

Eddie Murphy
Last Week 31
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 30

Coolin' Out

Dennis Edwards
Last Week 30
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 37

Eaten Alive

Diana Ross
Last Week 37
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 28

Private Property

Carl Carlton
Last Week 28
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 12
30 Last Week: 34

(Krush Groove) Can't Stop The Street

Chaka Khan
Last Week 34
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 35

Somebody Took My Love

Durell Coleman
Last Week 35
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 44

Wait For Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 44
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
34 Last Week: 13

Your Place Or Mine

Barkays
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
35 Last Week: 22

Dance Electric

Andre Cymone
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
36 Last Week: 26

All Of Me For All Of You

9.9
Last Week 26
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
37 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 14
38 Last Week: 50

Fall Down (Spirit Of Love)

Tramaine
Last Week 50
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 41

Are You Ready?

The Staple Singers
Last Week 41
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 42

The Way You Do The Things You Do/My Girl

Daryl Hall John Oates
Last Week 42
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 9
41 Last Week: 43

Spend The Night With Me

Rick James
Last Week 43
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 55

Miami Vice Theme

Jan Hammer
Last Week 55
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 38

Fly Girl

Boogie Boys
Last Week 38
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
45 Last Week: 36

There's Nothin' Out There

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 9
46 Last Week: 51

Stop Playing On Me

Vikki Love With Nuance
Last Week 51
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 52

I Can't Believe It (It's Over)

Melba Moore
Last Week 52
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 76

This Is For You

The System
Last Week 76
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 65

Girls Are More Fun

Ray Parker Jr.
Last Week 65
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 77

Don't Say No Tonight

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 77
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 56

Say I'm Your Number One

Princess
Last Week 56
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 57

Hard Core Reggae

Fat Boys
Last Week 57
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 53

Jam-Master Jammin'

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 53
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 8
54 Last Week: 54

Shake 'em Down

Dimples
Last Week 54
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 8
55 Last Week: 60

Who Do You Love

Bernard Wright
Last Week 60
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 61

You Look Good To Me

Cherrelle
Last Week 61
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 40

I'm Leaving Baby

ConFunkShun
Last Week 40
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
58 Last Week: 72

She's Not A Sleaze

Paul Laurence
Last Week 72
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 82

Curiosity

The Jets
Last Week 82
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 89

Never Felt Like Dancin'

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 89
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 58

Gotta Be A Winner

Huey 'Baby' Harris
Last Week 58
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 10
63 Last Week: --

Seduction

Val Young
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: --

One Of The Living

Tina Turner
Last Week --
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: --

A Love Bizarre

Sheila E
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 74

I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down

Paul Young
Last Week 74
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 67

Eye To Eye

Go West
Last Week 67
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 8
68 Last Week: 73
Last Week 73
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 70

Baby It's You

Curtis Mayfield
Last Week 70
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 9
70 Last Week: 64

Dress You Up

Madonna
Last Week 64
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 9
71 Last Week: 85

Big Boss Man

B.B. King
Last Week 85
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: --

Honey For The Bees

Patti Austin
Last Week --
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 75

Skool-ology (Ain't No Strain)

Rosie Gaines
Last Week 75
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 6
74 Last Week: 78
Last Week 78
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 81

Rock The Nation

Billy & Baby Gap
Last Week 81
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: --

Thinking About You

Whitney Houston
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 88

Someone Else's Girl

Legacy
Last Week 88
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 79

Bite It

UTFO
Last Week 79
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 5
80 Last Week: 80

If Looks Could Kill (D.O.A.)

Nona Hendryx
Last Week 80
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 7
81 Last Week: --

More Than Friends,Less Than Lovers

One Way
Last Week --
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: --

Slip N' Slide

Roy Ayers
Last Week --
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: --

Still Smokin'

Trouble Funk
Last Week --
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 86

Brand New Beat

Koko-Pop
Last Week 86
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 4
85 Last Week: 87

Fade To Black

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week 87
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 3
86 Last Week: 69

Bullet Proof

George Clinton
Last Week 69
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 8
87 Last Week: 90
Last Week 90
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 3
88 Last Week: --

You Are The One

Stroke
Last Week --
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: --

Could It Be Love

Lonnie Hill
Last Week --
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: --

Haven't You Heard That Line Before

Gene Chandler
Last Week --
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 63

If You Were Here Tonight

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 63
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 17
92 Last Week: 92

So Hard

Windjammer
Last Week 92
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 8
93 Last Week: 83

Pickin' Up Pieces

Brenda K. Starr
Last Week 83
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 4
94 Last Week: 46

Hot Spot

Dazz Band
Last Week 46
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
95 Last Week: 59

Choose Me

Loose Ends
Last Week 59
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 11
96 Last Week: 66

Suspicious

The Deele
Last Week 66
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 8
97 Last Week: 71

Dancing On The Jagged Edge

Sister Sledge
Last Week 71
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 6
98 Last Week: 49

Sister Fate

Sheila E
Last Week 49
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 11
99 Last Week: 48

We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)

Tina Turner
Last Week 48
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
100 Last Week: 47

Mystery Lady

Billy Ocean
Last Week 47
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14