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

Lovin' You

The O'Jays
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

You And Me Tonight

Deja
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 7

Heart Of Gold

Bert Robinson
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 15
6 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 10

I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now

The Temptations
Last Week 10
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 15

Skeletons

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 13

(Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance

Shanice Wilson
Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

My Love Is Deep

Lace
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
11 Last Week: 14

Certified True

Barkays
Last Week 14
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 16

So Many Tears

Regina Belle
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 21

System of Survival

Earth, Wind & Fire
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 8

We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)

Glenn Jones
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
15 Last Week: 6

I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone

Ray Parker Jr.
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
16 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 12
17 Last Week: 4

Don't You Want Me

Jody Watley
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 18

Don't Make Me Wait For Love

Kenny G. (Vocal By Lenny Williams)
Last Week 18
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 12
19 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 20

Be Yourself

Whodini with Millie Jackson
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 11
21 Last Week: 25

Let's Start Love Over

Miles Jaye
Last Week 25
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 21
22 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 12
24 Last Week: 27

I Want To Be Your Man

Roger
Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 31

Sho' You Right

Barry White
Last Week 31
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

Luv's Passion And You

Chad
Last Week 28
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 33

My Forever Love

Levert
Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 38

Catch Me (I'm Falling)

Pretty Poison
Last Week 38
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 35

If You Let Me Stay

Terence Trent D'Arby
Last Week 35
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 19

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 19
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
31 Last Week: 36

She's Fly

Tony Terry
Last Week 36
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 41

I Live For Your Love

Natalie Cole
Last Week 41
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 39

Lover's Lane

Georgio
Last Week 39
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 44

What's Too Much

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 44
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 30

Let Me Be The One

Expose
Last Week 30
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 17

Dinner With Gershwin

Donna Summer
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
39 Last Week: 47

I Ain't No Joke

Eric B. & Rakim
Last Week 47
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 40

Sweeter Than Candy (From "Penitentiary III")

The Gap Band
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 14
41 Last Week: 58

I Do You

The Jets
Last Week 58
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 53

Reservations For Two

Dionne & Kashif
Last Week 53
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 48

My Night For Love

Giorge Pettus
Last Week 48
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 14
44 Last Week: 55

Show A Little Love

Mission
Last Week 55
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 65

If You Can Do It: I Can Too!!

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 65
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 67

Love Is For Suckers (Like Me And You)

Full Force
Last Week 67
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 60

(I Wanna Get) Close To You

Vaneese Thomas
Last Week 60
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 62

I've Been Watching You

Chico DeBarge
Last Week 62
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 49

The Real Thing

Jellybean Featuring Steven Dante
Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 12
50 Last Week: 56

Did I Dream You

Tawatha
Last Week 56
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 11
51 Last Week: 69

Nothing Ventured - Nothing Gained

Charlie Singleton & Modern Man
Last Week 69
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 68

Overnight Success

Anita Pointer
Last Week 68
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 26

(You're Puttin') A Rush On Me

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
54 Last Week: 71

Baby, Be Mine

Miki Howard
Last Week 71
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 59

Sweet Somebody

Donna Allen
Last Week 59
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 10
56 Last Week: 70

Rich Man

St. Paul
Last Week 70
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
New
57 Last Week: --

So Emotional

Whitney Houston
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 82

Touch and Go

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 82
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 64

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 64
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 32

Just That Type Of Girl

Madame X
Last Week 32
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
61 Last Week: 43

Didn't We Almost Have It All

Whitney Houston
Last Week 43
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
62 Last Week: 29

Sleeping Alone

The Controllers
Last Week 29
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
63 Last Week: 46

Ain't No Need To Worry

The Winans Featuring Anita Baker
Last Week 46
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
64 Last Week: --

Someone To Love Me For Me

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Featuring Full Force
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 51

No One In The World

Anita Baker
Last Week 51
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
66 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 12
67 Last Week: --

Love Changes

Kashif & Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 42

Cinderfella Dana Dane

Dana Dane
Last Week 42
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 16
69 Last Week: 63

Cold Spending My Money

Oran 'Juice' Jones
Last Week 63
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 11
70 Last Week: 52

Lately

Surface
Last Week 52
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
71 Last Week: 88

Love Is Contagious

Taja Sevelle
Last Week 88
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 45

Come Over

4 By Four
Last Week 45
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
73 Last Week: 86

We'll Be Together

Sting
Last Week 86
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 80

Look Around

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 80
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 7
75 Last Week: 75

Just Begun To Love You

Renee Aldrich
Last Week 75
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 8
76 Last Week: 66

Never Gonna Let You Go

Chandra Simmons
Last Week 66
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 9
77 Last Week: --

Girlfriend

Pebbles
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: --

To Prove My Love

Michael Cooper
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 79

I'll Return

52nd Street
Last Week 79
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 7
80 Last Week: 85

Make You Mine Tonight

Chuck Stanley Introducing Alyson Williams
Last Week 85
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 8
81 Last Week: --

How Ya Like Me Now

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week --
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 74

My Love Is Guaranteed

Sybil
Last Week 74
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 14
83 Last Week: 91

Because of You

The Cover Girls
Last Week 91
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: --

Everchanging Times

Siedah Garrett
Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: --

Misunderstood

Mico Wave
Last Week --
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 84

Ya Cold Wanna Be With Me

UTFO
Last Week 84
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 16
87 Last Week: --

Leave The Lights On

Monet Duet With Nolan Thomas
Last Week --
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 54

Whenever You're Ready

Five Star
Last Week 54
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
89 Last Week: 73

Love Shock

Aleem Featuring Leroy Burgess
Last Week 73
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 11
90 Last Week: 61

Just Call

Sherrick
Last Week 61
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
91 Last Week: 83

Please, Please Me

Soft Touch
Last Week 83
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 6
92 Last Week: 89

That's What Love Is All About

Michael Bolton
Last Week 89
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 11
94 Last Week: 78

Casanova

Levert
Last Week 78
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
96 Last Week: 92

Cold Stupid (From "Penitentiary III")

New Choice
Last Week 92
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 10
97 Last Week: 96
Last Week 96
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 5
98 Last Week: 93

Automatic

Millie Scott
Last Week 93
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 10
99 Last Week: 95

B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Baby)

Angela Clemmons
Last Week 95
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 7
100 Last Week: 90

Do You Have To Go

Garry Glenn
Last Week 90
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 11