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
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 4

Here And Now

Luther Vandross
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 1

Don't Take It Personal

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
4 Last Week: 5

(Don't U Know) I Love U

Chuckii Booker
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
5 Last Week: 3

Everything

Jody Watley
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 23
6 Last Week: 10

It's The Real Thing

Angela Winbush
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 9

Personality

Kashif
Last Week 9
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
9 Last Week: 11

Just Call My Name

Alyson Williams
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Ain't Nuthin' In The World

Miki Howard
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 14

Knockin' On Heaven's Door

Randy Crawford
Last Week 14
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 18

All Of My Love

The Gap Band
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 7

I'm Still Missing Your Love

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
15 Last Week: 24

Tender Lover

Babyface
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 22

Yo Mister

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 22
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 21

Foolish Heart

Sharon Bryant
Last Week 21
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 20

I'm Not Soupped

Troop
Last Week 20
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 12
20 Last Week: 6

You Are My Everything

Surface
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
21 Last Week: 29

Let's Get It On

By All Means
Last Week 29
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 28

I Just Wanna Love You

The Main Ingredient
Last Week 28
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 15

New Jack Swing

Wreckx-N-Effect
Last Week 15
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 21
24 Last Week: 32

Love Has Got To Wait

Eric Gable
Last Week 32
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 30

Whatcha Gonna Do?

Tyler Collins
Last Week 30
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 13

Rock Wit'cha

Bobby Brown
Last Week 13
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
28 Last Week: 43

Rhythm Nation

Janet Jackson
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 33

What You Need

Stacy Lattisaw
Last Week 33
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 12
31 Last Week: 49

Pump Up The Jam

Technotronic Featuring Felly
Last Week 49
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
33 Last Week: 36

Licence To Chill

Billy Ocean
Last Week 36
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 10
34 Last Week: 46

All Nite

Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat
Last Week 46
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 16

Everytime I Try To Say Goodbye

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week 16
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
36 Last Week: 19

Baby Come To Me

Regina Belle
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
37 Last Week: 41

You'll Never Walk Alone

The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
Last Week 41
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 53

Serious Hold On Me

The O'Jays
Last Week 53
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 45

Real Love

Skyy
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 51

Blame It On The Rain

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 51
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 42

Perpetrators

Randy & The Gypsys
Last Week 42
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 10
43 Last Week: 48

Super Lover

Barry White
Last Week 48
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 16
44 Last Week: 54

I'll Be Good To You

Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan
Last Week 54
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 60

Make It Like It Was

Regina Belle
Last Week 60
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 55

Test Of Time

Will Downing
Last Week 55
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 25

Miss You Much

Janet Jackson
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
48 Last Week: 59

I Wanna Be Rich

Calloway
Last Week 59
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 37

Higher Than High

Tony Lemans
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 9
50 Last Week: 57

Take Good Care Of You And Me

Dionne Warwick And Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 57
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 9
51 Last Week: 34

Don't Make Me Over

Sybil
Last Week 34
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
52 Last Week: 52

Just A Friend

Biz Markie
Last Week 52
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 16
53 Last Week: 58
Last Week 58
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 50

Me So Horny

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 50
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 22
55 Last Week: 40

Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)

Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
Last Week 40
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
56 Last Week: 62

Friends B-4 Lovers

Full Force
Last Week 62
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 64

Right And Hype

Abstrac'
Last Week 64
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 65

Your Sweetness

Good Girls
Last Week 65
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 67

No Friend Of Mine

Club Nouveau
Last Week 67
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 39

I Promise

Mikki Bleu
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 10
62 Last Week: 44

Bust A Move

Young M.C.
Last Week 44
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 25
63 Last Week: 71
Last Week 71
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 63

Why You Wanna Love Me Like That

The Manhattans
Last Week 63
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 9
65 Last Week: 26

Ooh Baby Baby

Zapp
Last Week 26
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 12
66 Last Week: 77

Owwww!

Chunky A
Last Week 77
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 72

Livin' Large

E.U.
Last Week 72
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 68

Think About It

Special Ed
Last Week 68
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 7
New
69 Last Week: --

Walk On By

Sybil
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 78

Don't Cha' Think

After 7
Last Week 78
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 31

State Of Attraction

Rhonda Clark
Last Week 31
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
72 Last Week: --

Steppin' To The A.M.

3rd Bass
Last Week --
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: --

Cha Cha Cha

MC Lyte
Last Week --
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 74

Never Give Up

Kool & The Gang
Last Week 74
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 6
75 Last Week: 86

Every Moment

Deniece Williams
Last Week 86
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: --

Should Have Been You

Michael Cooper
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 83

Ooh Child

Leotis
Last Week 83
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 81

I Desire

Newkirk
Last Week 81
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 7
79 Last Week: 79

Electric Boogie

Marcia Griffiths
Last Week 79
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 13
80 Last Week: 92

Ain't Nothin Like The Lovin We Got

Shirley Brown With Bobby Womack
Last Week 92
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 85

Hot Little Love Affair

Keisha Jackson
Last Week 85
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 82
Last Week 82
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 5
83 Last Week: 56

Gimme Your Love

Aretha Franklin & James Brown
Last Week 56
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 8
85 Last Week: 70

Smooth Operator

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week 70
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
86 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: --

Turn It Out

Rob Base
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 66

I Love The Bass

Bardeux
Last Week 66
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
89 Last Week: 93

Freak The Funk

Stezo
Last Week 93
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 75

Till The Money's Gone

Eddie Murphy
Last Week 75
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 5
91 Last Week: --

(I'll Be Your) Dream Lover

Richard Rogers
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 69

I'm 'N' Danger

Mother's Finest
Last Week 69
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
93 Last Week: 84

Realistic

Shirley Lewis
Last Week 84
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 4
94 Last Week: 87

Feel So Good (From "Do The Right Thing")

Perri
Last Week 87
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 10
95 Last Week: 91

Girl I'm Gonna Miss You

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 91
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
96 Last Week: 88

All My Love

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 88
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
98 Last Week: 89

It's Funky Enough

The D.O.C.
Last Week 89
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
99 Last Week: 80

As A Matter Of Fact

Natalie Cole
Last Week 80
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 8
100 Last Week: 76

Partyman

Prince
Last Week 76
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13