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: 3

Missunderstanding

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?

Bell Biv DeVoe
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
3 Last Week: 6

Slow Motion

Gerald Alston
Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 21
4 Last Week: 8

I'm Your Baby Tonight

Whitney Houston
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 7

Knockin' Boots

Candyman
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
6 Last Week: 2

Love Takes Time

Mariah Carey
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
7 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
8 Last Week: 10

Round And Round

Tevin Campbell
Last Week 10
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 15

Sensitivity

Ralph Tresvant
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 11

My Heart Your Heart

The Whispers
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 14

Rope A Dope Style

Levert
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 13

I Just Can't Handle It

Hi-Five
Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 17

I Wanna Get With U

Guy
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 12

I Got The Feeling

Today
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 19
15 Last Week: 20

It Never Rains (In Southern California)

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 22

Love Me Down

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 16

Soul Inspiration

Anita Baker
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 17
18 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 5

Livin' In The Light

Caron Wheeler
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
20 Last Week: 9

Harlem Blues

Cynda Williams
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
21 Last Week: 24

I L-O-V-E U

Take 6
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 27

The Ghetto

Too $hort
Last Week 27
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 29

The First Time

Surface
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 32

No Sweeter Love

Geoff McBride
Last Week 32
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 15
25 Last Week: 31

Love Me Just For Me

Special Generation
Last Week 31
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 30

Nothing But A Party

Basic Black
Last Week 30
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
27 Last Week: 28

I Confess

E.U.
Last Week 28
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 11
28 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 18

Ice Ice Baby

Vanilla Ice
Last Week 18
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 18
30 Last Week: 35

Keep Our Love Alive

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 35
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 37

Thing Called Love

The Boys
Last Week 37
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 38

Love Makes Things Happen

Pebbles
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 46

Tom's Diner

DNA Featuring Suzanne Vega
Last Week 46
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 23

So You Like What You See

Samuelle
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
35 Last Week: 42

New Power Generation

Prince
Last Week 42
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 47

Don't Be A Fool

Loose Ends
Last Week 47
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 25

Merry Go Round

Keith Sweat
Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
38 Last Week: 50

You Don't Have To Worry

En Vogue
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 51

If I Were A Bell

Teena Marie
Last Week 51
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 21

Listen Up (From "Listen Up - The Lives Of Quincy Jones")

Listen Up
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 10
41 Last Week: 49

I'll Do 4 U

Father M.C.
Last Week 49
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 40

Don't Turn Your Back On Me

Grady Harrell
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 10
43 Last Week: 54

Groove Is In The Heart

Deee-Lite
Last Week 54
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 59

Around The Way Girl

LL Cool J
Last Week 59
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 52

When You Cry

The Winans
Last Week 52
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 13
46 Last Week: 57

Cruise Control

Najee
Last Week 57
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 44

Chocolate

The Time
Last Week 44
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 7
48 Last Week: 26

The Mission

Special Ed
Last Week 26
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 11
49 Last Week: 81

Love Will Never Do (Without You)

Janet Jackson
Last Week 81
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 55

Mama Juanita

Luke Featuring The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 55
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 10