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.
5 Last Week: 12

Candy

Cameo
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 4

Girlfriend

Bobby Brown
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
7 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

Come Share My Love

Miki Howard
Last Week 8
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
9 Last Week: 11

I'm Not Perfect (But I'm Perfect For You)

Grace Jones
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 15
11 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 9

Once Bitten Twice Shy

Vesta
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 16
14 Last Week: 22

C'est La Vie

Robbie Nevil
Last Week 22
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 18

Big Fun

Gap Band
Last Week 18
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 7

Caught Up In The Rapture

Anita Baker
Last Week 7
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
18 Last Week: 33

Have You Ever Loved Somebody

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 13

Goin' To The Bank

Commodores
Last Week 13
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 20
21 Last Week: 28

Ballerina Girl

Lionel Richie
Last Week 28
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 32

Two People

Tina Turner
Last Week 32
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 22
25 Last Week: 23

It's The New Style

Beastie Boys
Last Week 23
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
26 Last Week: 30

I Wanna Know Your Name

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 30
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 34

Take It To The Limit

Ray, Goodman & Brown
Last Week 34
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 15

Once In A Lifetime Groove

New Edition
Last Week 15
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
29 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
30 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 15
31 Last Week: 38

Situation #9

Club Nouveau
Last Week 38
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 21

Ike's Rap/Hey Girl

Isaac Hayes
Last Week 21
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 16
33 Last Week: 37

Heat Stroke

Janice Christie
Last Week 37
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 31

Facts Of Love

Jeff Lorber & Karyn White

Last Week 31
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 18
35 Last Week: 42

Slow Down

Loose Ends
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 26

Precious, Precious

Krystol
Last Week 26
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 40

Tenderoni

O'Bryan
Last Week 40
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 41

Baby Don't Go Too Far

Luther Ingram
Last Week 41
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 47

Doesn't Have To Be This Way

Rose Royce
Last Week 47
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 45

To Be Continued

The Temptations
Last Week 45
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 46

If I Say Yes

Five Star
Last Week 46
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 52

You Got It All

The Jets
Last Week 52
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 35

Let's Go Out Tonight

Levert
Last Week 35
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 16
46 Last Week: 51
Last Week 51
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 54

Someone Like You

Sylvester
Last Week 54
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 64
Last Week 64
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 13
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 60

Paul Revere

Beastie Boys
Last Week 60
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 27

You Be Illin'

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 27
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 16