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

Remember (The First Time)

Eric Gable
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
3 Last Week: 6

Put Your Mouth On Me

Eddie Murphy
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 5

Taste Of Your Love

E.U.
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 1

My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing")

Teddy Riley Featuring Guy
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
8 Last Week: 3

Spend The Night (Ce Soir)

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
9 Last Week: 11

Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)

Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Don't Make Me Over

Sybil
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 13

Heat Of The Moment

After 7
Last Week 13
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 14

Sweet Talk

D'atra Hicks
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 17

2300 Jackson Street

The Jacksons
Last Week 17
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 10

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

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 21
15 Last Week: 7

It's No Crime

Babyface
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
16 Last Week: 23

Baby Come To Me

Regina Belle
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 20

Babies Having Babies

Terry Tate
Last Week 20
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 19

Out Of My Mind

The O'Jays
Last Week 19
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
19 Last Week: 33

Miss You Much

Janet Jackson
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 26

Talk To Myself

Christopher Williams
Last Week 26
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 15

Spend The Night

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

Just What I Like

Michael Cooper
Last Week 25
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
23 Last Week: 28

All My Love

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 28
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 32

It's Funky Enough

The D.O.C.
Last Week 32
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
25 Last Week: 31

Bust A Move

Young M.C.
Last Week 31
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 30

So Wat Cha Sayin'

EPMD
Last Week 30
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 21

II Hype

Entouch
Last Week 21
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 14
29 Last Week: 35

Smilin'

Levert
Last Week 35
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 38

Breathe Life Into Me

Mica Paris
Last Week 38
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 11
32 Last Week: 40

All I Want From You

The Temptations
Last Week 40
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 41

Smooth Operator

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week 41
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 43

I'm 'N' Danger

Mother's Finest
Last Week 43
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 46

You Are My Everything

Surface
Last Week 46
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 60

I Go To Work

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 60
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 24

Fight The Power

Public Enemy
Last Week 24
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
38 Last Week: 51

Rock Wit'cha

Bobby Brown
Last Week 51
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 50

Partyman

Prince
Last Week 50
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 45

State Of Attraction

Rhonda Clark
Last Week 45
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 18

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

Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston
Last Week 18
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
42 Last Week: 44

Hey Young World

Slick Rick
Last Week 44
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 9
43 Last Week: 27

Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
44 Last Week: 22

Sarah, Sarah

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 22
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 17
45 Last Week: 54

I'll Be There

Miles Jaye
Last Week 54
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 8
47 Last Week: 62

Girl I'm Gonna Miss You

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 62
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 34

Congratulations

Vesta
Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 26
49 Last Week: 53

Ain't My Type Of Hype

Full Force
Last Week 53
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 52

I Wanna Come Back

James Ingram
Last Week 52
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 48

Make That Move

Finest Hour
Last Week 48
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 10
52 Last Week: 55

Express Yourself

N.W.A
Last Week 55
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 9
53 Last Week: 66

Don't Take It Personal

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 66
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 63

'Bout Dat Time

Pieces Of A Dream
Last Week 63
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 42

On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")

Bobby Brown
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
56 Last Week: 58

Summertime

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 58
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 7
57 Last Week: 65

Big Ole Butt

LL Cool J
Last Week 65
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 6
58 Last Week: 72

Celebrate New Life

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 72
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 73

Everytime I Try To Say Goodbye

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week 73
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 76

(Don't U Know) I Love U

Chuckii Booker
Last Week 76
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 29

Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)

David Peaston
Last Week 29
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
62 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 12
63 Last Week: 75
Last Week 75
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 8
64 Last Week: 69

On The Strength

Flame (With Tony Terry)
Last Week 69
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 8
66 Last Week: 70

(You're My One And Only) True Love

Seduction
Last Week 70
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 11
67 Last Week: 87

I'm Still Missing Your Love

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 87
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 84

New Jack Swing

Wreckx-N-Effect
Last Week 84
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 83

Everything

Jody Watley
Last Week 83
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 67

Keep On Movin'

Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
Last Week 67
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
71 Last Week: 78

Soul Provider

Michael Bolton
Last Week 78
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 11
72 Last Week: 80

Cold Fresh Groove

Chill
Last Week 80
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 85

Me So Horny

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 85
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 22
New
74 Last Week: --

Say No Go

De La Soul
Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 10
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 74

Shower Me With Your Love

Surface
Last Week 74
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
76 Last Week: 77

We Got Our Own Thang

Heavy D & The Boyz
Last Week 77
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
77 Last Week: 49

N.E. Heart Break

New Edition
Last Week 49
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
78 Last Week: 64

Ain't Nobody's Business

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 64
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 9
79 Last Week: 86

This House

Diana Ross
Last Week 86
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 6
80 Last Week: 89

Steppin' Out Tonight

10db
Last Week 89
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 61

Special Look

Debbie Allen
Last Week 61
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 9
82 Last Week: 88

Friends

Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim
Last Week 88
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
83 Last Week: 56

Batdance (From "Batman")

Prince
Last Week 56
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
84 Last Week: --

Ooh Baby Baby

Zapp
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 71

The First Time

Chris Jasper
Last Week 71
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 10
86 Last Week: 92

Slow Down

Karyn White
Last Week 92
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: --

(Hammer Hammer) They Put Me In The Mix

M.C. Hammer
Last Week --
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 39

Funky Dividends

Three Times Dope
Last Week 39
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 11
89 Last Week: 79

Quiet Guy

Kiara
Last Week 79
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 6
90 Last Week: 57

Where Do We Go?

Ten City
Last Week 57
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 11
91 Last Week: --

Respect

Shabazz
Last Week --
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: --

Personality

Kashif
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: --

Somebody For Me

Heavy D & The Boyz
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: --

3 O'Clock Jump

Herb Alpert
Last Week --
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: --

Sunshine

Dino
Last Week --
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: --

I Love The Bass

Bardeux
Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 81

You Better Dance

The Jets
Last Week 81
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 5
100 Last Week: 47

The Way It Is

Troy Johnson
Last Week 47
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 15