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: 1

It's No Crime

Babyface
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
2 Last Week: 4

My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing")

Teddy Riley Featuring Guy
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Spend The Night (Ce Soir)

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
4 Last Week: 6

Remember (The First Time)

Eric Gable
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 10

Taste Of Your Love

E.U.
Last Week 10
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 15

Put Your Mouth On Me

Eddie Murphy
Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 5

It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be

Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
10 Last Week: 2

Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
11 Last Week: 7

Sarah, Sarah

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 17
12 Last Week: 17

If You Asked Me To (From "Licence To Kill")

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 8

Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)

David Peaston
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
15 Last Week: 18

Spend The Night

Guy
Last Week 18
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 16
17 Last Week: 25

Heat Of The Moment

After 7
Last Week 25
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 24

II Hype

Entouch
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 26

Sweet Talk

D'atra Hicks
Last Week 26
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 30

Don't Make Me Over

Sybil
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 12

Congratulations

Vesta
Last Week 12
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 26
22 Last Week: 32

Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)

Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
Last Week 32
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 28

2300 Jackson Street

The Jacksons
Last Week 28
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 22

Funky Dividends

Three Times Dope
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 11
25 Last Week: 20

Fight The Power

Public Enemy
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
26 Last Week: 14

The Way It Is

Troy Johnson
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 15
27 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 12
28 Last Week: 31

Out Of My Mind

The O'Jays
Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 13

N.E. Heart Break

New Edition
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
30 Last Week: 16

Batdance (From "Batman")

Prince
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
31 Last Week: 33

Babies Having Babies

Terry Tate
Last Week 33
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 21

On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")

Bobby Brown
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
33 Last Week: 36

Just What I Like

Michael Cooper
Last Week 36
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 37

Talk To Myself

Christopher Williams
Last Week 37
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 34

Where Do We Go?

Ten City
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 11
36 Last Week: 39

Baby Come To Me

Regina Belle
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 45

All My Love

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 45
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 43

Bust A Move

Young M.C.
Last Week 43
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 46

So Wat Cha Sayin'

EPMD
Last Week 46
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 44

The First Time

Chris Jasper
Last Week 44
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 10
41 Last Week: 38

Keep On Movin'

Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
42 Last Week: 51

Smilin'

Levert
Last Week 51
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 47
Last Week 47
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 11
44 Last Week: 27

We Got Our Own Thang

Heavy D & The Boyz
Last Week 27
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
45 Last Week: 48

Express Yourself

N.W.A
Last Week 48
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 9
46 Last Week: 58

Breathe Life Into Me

Mica Paris
Last Week 58
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 50

Love All The Way

Skyy
Last Week 50
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 7
48 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 11
50 Last Week: 54

Ain't Nobody's Business

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 54
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 9
New
51 Last Week: --

Miss You Much

Janet Jackson
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 55

All I Want From You

The Temptations
Last Week 55
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 68

It's Funky Enough

The D.O.C.
Last Week 68
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 53

Special Look

Debbie Allen
Last Week 53
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 9
55 Last Week: 42

Shower Me With Your Love

Surface
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
56 Last Week: 64

I'm 'N' Danger

Mother's Finest
Last Week 64
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 57

Make That Move

Finest Hour
Last Week 57
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 56

(You're My One And Only) True Love

Seduction
Last Week 56
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 11
59 Last Week: 71

State Of Attraction

Rhonda Clark
Last Week 71
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 60

I'll Be There

Miles Jaye
Last Week 60
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 11
61 Last Week: 72

I Wanna Come Back

James Ingram
Last Week 72
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 67

Hey Young World

Slick Rick
Last Week 67
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 75

Ain't My Type Of Hype

Full Force
Last Week 75
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 79

Smooth Operator

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week 79
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: --

You Are My Everything

Surface
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 49

I'm That Type Of Guy

LL Cool J
Last Week 49
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
68 Last Week: 77

'Bout Dat Time

Pieces Of A Dream
Last Week 77
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 62

Heart Donor

Ann G.
Last Week 62
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 6
70 Last Week: 90

I Go To Work

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 90
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: --

Rock Wit'cha

Bobby Brown
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 81

On The Strength

Flame (With Tony Terry)
Last Week 81
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: --

Partyman

Prince
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 84

Summertime

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 84
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 52

Friends

Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim
Last Week 52
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
76 Last Week: 73

You Better Dance

The Jets
Last Week 73
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 5
77 Last Week: 35

They Want Money

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 35
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
78 Last Week: 82

Girl I'm Gonna Miss You

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 82
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 65

I Like It

Dino
Last Week 65
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 16
82 Last Week: 88

Celebrate New Life

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 88
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 76

Soul Provider

Michael Bolton
Last Week 76
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 11
84 Last Week: 85

Quiet Guy

Kiara
Last Week 85
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 6
85 Last Week: 86
Last Week 86
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 74

Why You Wanna

Dezi Phillips
Last Week 74
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 11
88 Last Week: 93

Big Ole Butt

LL Cool J
Last Week 93
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: 66

Forbidden Love

Third World
Last Week 66
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
90 Last Week: 61

Secret Rendezvous

Karyn White
Last Week 61
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 15
91 Last Week: 87

Yearning For Your Love

Alex Bugnon
Last Week 87
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 4
92 Last Week: 94

Cold Fresh Groove

Chill
Last Week 94
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: --

Don't Take It Personal

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: --

Everytime I Try To Say Goodbye

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 83

Turned Away

Chuckii Booker
Last Week 83
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
96 Last Week: --

New Jack Swing

Wreckx-N-Effect
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: 92

If You Don't Know Me By Now

Simply Red
Last Week 92
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 13
98 Last Week: 70

I Got It Made

Special Ed
Last Week 70
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
99 Last Week: 78

I Got It Goin' On

Tone-Loc
Last Week 78
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 7
100 Last Week: 80

Something Real

Mikki Bleu
Last Week 80
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 14