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

Say You, Say Me

Lionel Richie
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Don't Say No Tonight

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
3 Last Week: 4

That's What Friends Are For

Dionne & Friends
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 5

Digital Display

Ready For The World
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

Secret Lovers

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 3

Count Me Out

New Edition
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
8 Last Week: 12

The Sweetest Taboo

Sade
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 8

Curiosity

The Jets
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 19
10 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
11 Last Week: 10

A Love Bizarre

Sheila E.
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
12 Last Week: 13

Your Personal Touch

Evelyn "Champagne" King
Last Week 13
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 14

Colder Are My Nights

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 16

What You Been Missin'

Starpoint
Last Week 16
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 19

Do Me Baby

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 17

Alice, I Want You Just For Me

Full Force
Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 18

Do You Really Love Your Baby

The Temptations
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 22

Let Me Be The One

Five Star
Last Week 22
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 23

If I Ruled The World

Kurtis Blow
Last Week 23
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 15

Who Do You Love

Bernard Wright
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
23 Last Week: 25

Slave To The Rhythm

Grace Jones
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 33

When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going

Billy Ocean
Last Week 33
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
27 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 24

Who's Zoomin' Who

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
29 Last Week: 32

He'll Never Love You (Like I Do)

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 32
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 37

I Can't Live Without My Radio

LL Cool J
Last Week 37
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 31

I Like The Way You Dance

9.9
Last Week 31
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 14
32 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 42

The Heart Is Not So Smart

El DeBarge With DeBarge
Last Week 42
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 26

Seduction

Val Young
Last Week 26
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
35 Last Week: 27

Thinking About You

Whitney Houston
Last Week 27
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
37 Last Week: 36

Party All The Time

Eddie Murphy
Last Week 36
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 23
38 Last Week: 38

Can You Rock It Like This

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 38
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 16
39 Last Week: 39

What A Woman

The O'Jays
Last Week 39
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 12
40 Last Week: 40

Can You Feel The Beat

Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 26
41 Last Week: 41

I Need You

Maurice White
Last Week 41
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 15
42 Last Week: 46

Tender Love

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 46
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 50

Your Smile

Rene & Angela
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 51

High Fashion

The Family
Last Week 51
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 53

The Color Of Success

Morris Day
Last Week 53
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 30

Honey For The Bees

Patti Austin
Last Week 30
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 16
48 Last Week: 48

Lock And Key

Klymaxx
Last Week 48
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 14
49 Last Week: 60

How Will I Know

Whitney Houston
Last Week 60
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
50 Last Week: 43

This Is For You

The System
Last Week 43
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16