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

Candy

Cameo
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 8
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Come Share My Love

Miki Howard
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
6 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 28
8 Last Week: 13

Have You Ever Loved Somebody

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11

Big Fun

Gap Band
Last Week 11
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 14

Ballerina Girl

Lionel Richie
Last Week 14
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 17

Situation #9

Club Nouveau
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 20

Take It To The Limit

Ray, Goodman

Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 12

Victory

Kool

Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
16 Last Week: 26

Slow Down

Loose Ends
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 9

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

Grace Jones
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 21

Two People

Tina Turner
Last Week 21
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
19 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
21 Last Week: 23

I Wanna Know Your Name

Force M.D. s
Last Week 23
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 15
22 Last Week: 15

Girlfriend

Bobby Brown
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
23 Last Week: 34

You Got It All

The Jets
Last Week 34
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
24 Last Week: 27

Heat Stroke

Janice Christie
Last Week 27
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 14
25 Last Week: 28

If I Say Yes

Five Star
Last Week 28
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 37

Send It To Me

Gladys Knight
Last Week 37
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 31

To Be Continued

The Temptations
Last Week 31
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 32

Doesn t Have To Be This Way

Rose Royce
Last Week 32
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 42

Engine No. 9

Midnight Star
Last Week 42
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 39

Someone Like You

Sylvester
Last Week 39
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 25

Caught Up In The Rapture

Anita Baker
Last Week 25
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
35 Last Week: 35

Tenderoni

O Bryan
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 13
36 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 15
37 Last Week: 29

Baby Don t Go Too Far

Luther Ingram
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 13
38 Last Week: 40

Paul Revere

Beastie Boys
Last Week 40
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 13
39 Last Week: 46

Thinkin About Ya

Timex Social Club
Last Week 46
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 45

She (I Can t Resist)

Jesse Johnson
Last Week 45
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 44

Lovin Ev ry Minute Of It

Doug E. Fresh
Last Week 44
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 49

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 49
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 54

Love Is A Dangerous Game

Millie Jackson
Last Week 54
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 47
Last Week 47
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 24

Once Bitten Twice Shy

Vesta
Last Week 24
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 16
46 Last Week: 61

How Do You Stop

James Brown
Last Week 61
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 76

Let s Wait Awhile

Janet Jackson
Last Week 76
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 38

It s The New Style

Beastie Boys
Last Week 38
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 13