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

Real Love

Jody Watley
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 6

Start Of A Romance

Skyy
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 5

I Like

Guy
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 1

Love Saw It

Karyn White
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
5 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
6 Last Week: 7

Don't Take My Mind On A Trip

Boy George
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
7 Last Week: 8

Funky Cold Medina

Tone-Loc
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
8 Last Week: 10

Tribute (Right On)

The Pasadenas
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11

If I'm Not Your Lover

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 16

Heaven Help Me

Deon Estus With George Michael
Last Week 16
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 15

Buck Wild

E.U.
Last Week 15
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 14

Baby Me

Chaka Khan
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
13 Last Week: 12

Lovesick

Z'Looke
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 13
14 Last Week: 18

Sticks And Stones

Grady Harrell
Last Week 18
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
16 Last Week: 24

Me Myself And I

De La Soul
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 9

Every Little Step

Bobby Brown
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
19 Last Week: 22

Turn This Mutha Out

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 22
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 26

Children's Story

Slick Rick
Last Week 26
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 28

Miss You Like Crazy

Natalie Cole
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 21

It's Only Love

Simply Red
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
23 Last Week: 29

My First Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 25

Like A Prayer

Madonna
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 12
25 Last Week: 13

Rollin' With Kid 'N Play

Kid 'N Play
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 18
26 Last Week: 20

Romeo And Juliet

Blue Magic
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 11
27 Last Week: 32

If She Knew

Ann G.
Last Week 32
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 19

Never Say Goodbye To Love

Rene Moore
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 14
29 Last Week: 17

24/7

Dino
Last Week 17
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
31 Last Week: 40

Every Little Time

Kiara
Last Week 40
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
32 Last Week: 39

Have You Had Your Love Today

The O'Jays
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 44

Lost Without You

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 44
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 38

Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam
Last Week 38
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 42

For The Love Of You

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 42
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 36

The Good, Bad & Ugly

Charlie Singleton
Last Week 36
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 11
37 Last Week: 43

I'll Be Loving You (Forever)

New Kids On The Block
Last Week 43
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 37

Uh-Uh Ooh-Ooh Look Out (Here It Comes)

Roberta Flack
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 11
39 Last Week: 41

Don't Tease Me

Robert Brookins
Last Week 41
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 9
40 Last Week: 50

Through The Storm

Aretha Franklin & Elton John
Last Week 50
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 46

I Want Your Love

LaRue
Last Week 46
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
42 Last Week: 56

For You To Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 56
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 33

All I Want Is Forever (From "Tap")

James "J.T." Taylor & Regina Belle
Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
45 Last Week: 49

My One Temptation

Mica Paris
Last Week 49
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 51

Made To Be Together

Deja
Last Week 51
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 30

I'll Be There For You

Ashford & Simpson
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
48 Last Week: 58

Lead Me Into Love

Anita Baker
Last Week 58
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
50 Last Week: 66

Show & Tell

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 66
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance