2016: The Year in Charts

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.
2 Last Week: 3

If You Can Do It: I Can Too!!

Meli sa Morgan
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

Love Changes

Kashif
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 7

Someone To Love Me For Me

Lisa Lisa
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
13 Last Week: 21

Wanna Make Love (All Night Long)

Lillo Thomas
Last Week 21
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 23

Come Into My Life

Joyce Sims
Last Week 23
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 29

Pump Up The Volume

M/A/R/R/S
Last Week 29
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 26

Over You

Ray Parker Jr. With Natalie Cole

Last Week 26
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 24

Hot Thing

Prince
Last Week 24
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 22

Let s Try Again

Surface
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 12
25 Last Week: 14

I Want To Be Your Man

Roger
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
26 Last Week: 31

Get Lucky

Well Red
Last Week 31
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 36

Without You (Love Theme From "Leonard Part 6")

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 36
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 30

This Be The Def Beat

Dana Dane
Last Week 30
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 12
33 Last Week: 38

Mysterious

Najee
Last Week 38
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 41

No 1/2 Steppin

Shanice Wilson
Last Week 41
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 45

Mary Mack

Babyface
Last Week 45
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 44

For Your Love (I ll Do Most Anything)

Barry White
Last Week 44
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 50

Live My Life (From "Hiding Out")

Boy George
Last Week 50
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 47

Feels Good To Feel Good

Garry Glenn
Last Week 47
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 15

(I Wanna Get) Close To You

Vaneese Thomas
Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
44 Last Week: 56

Rainy Night

Chico DeBarge
Last Week 56
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 55

Are You Serious

Tawatha
Last Week 55
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 57

Since You Came Over Me

Lace
Last Week 57
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance