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

Love Makes Things Happen

Pebbles
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
2 Last Week: 5

You Don't Have To Worry

En Vogue
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

Love Will Never Do (Without You)

Janet Jackson
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
4 Last Week: 7

Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)

C+C Music Factory
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6

Around The Way Girl

LL Cool J
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
6 Last Week: 8

I'll Give All My Love To You

Keith Sweat
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 21
8 Last Week: 9

If I Were A Bell

Teena Marie
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 19
9 Last Week: 11

Something In My Heart

Michel'le
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 13

When Will I See You Smile Again?

Bell Biv DeVoe
Last Week 13
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 2

The First Time

Surface
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
13 Last Week: 14

Get Here

Oleta Adams
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 17

I Don't Know Anybody Else

Black Box
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 19

Written All Over Your Face

The Rude Boys
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 21

All The Man That I Need

Whitney Houston
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 10

Don't Be A Fool

Loose Ends
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 18
18 Last Week: 20

Baby Don't Cry

Lalah Hathaway
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 18
19 Last Week: 23

Head Over Heels

Tony Terry
Last Week 23
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 25

All Season

Levert
Last Week 25
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 28

This House

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 28
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 21
22 Last Week: 16

My Last Chance

Marvin Gaye
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 15
23 Last Week: 26

Make It With You

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 26
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 14
24 Last Week: 29

Fairy Tales

Anita Baker
Last Week 29
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 33

Play That Funky Music

Vanilla Ice
Last Week 33
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 36

Don't Let Me Down

The O'Jays
Last Week 36
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 15

Love Me Down

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
28 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 31

Missing You

Soul II Soul
Last Week 31
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 13
30 Last Week: 35

Just A Little Bit Longer

Maxi Priest
Last Week 35
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 16
31 Last Week: 18

It Never Rains (In Southern California)

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
32 Last Week: 22

I'll Do 4 U

Father M.C.
Last Week 22
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
33 Last Week: 43

I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)

Hi-Five
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 40

Black Paradise

Samuelle
Last Week 40
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 46

All True Man

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 46
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 24

What's It All About

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
37 Last Week: 49

Hold You Tight

Tara Kemp
Last Week 49
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 50

Do Me Again

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 41

The Places You Find Love

Quincy Jones Feat. S. Garrett & C. Khan
Last Week 41
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
40 Last Week: 48

I Can't Tell You Why

Howard Hewett
Last Week 48
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 30

Sensitivity

Ralph Tresvant
Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
42 Last Week: 34

Go For It! (Heart & Fire)

Joey B. Ellis & Tynetta Hare
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 13
43 Last Week: 51

Melody Cool

Mavis Staples
Last Week 51
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 42

Justify My Love

Madonna
Last Week 42
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 12
45 Last Week: 27

Love Me Just For Me

Special Generation
Last Week 27
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 21
46 Last Week: 55

Melt In Your Mouth

Candyman
Last Week 55
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 12
47 Last Week: 67

Here Comes The Hammer

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 67
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 59

Another Like My Lover

Jasmine Guy
Last Week 59
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 11
50 Last Week: 32

Tom's Diner

DNA Featuring Suzanne Vega
Last Week 32
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
51 Last Week: 61

Getting Back Into Love

Gerald Alston
Last Week 61
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
New
52 Last Week: --

Stone Cold Gentleman

Ralph Tresvant
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 17
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 53

A Little Bit of Dane Tonight

Dana Dane
Last Week 53
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 10
54 Last Week: 52

Love U 2 The Limit

Mac Band
Last Week 52
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 12
55 Last Week: 66

Gold Digger

EPMD
Last Week 66
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 58

The Real Thing

Marion Meadows
Last Week 58
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 12
57 Last Week: 70

I Will Always Love You

Troop
Last Week 70
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 73

Doesn't That Mean Something

Geoff McBride
Last Week 73
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 39

Thing Called Love

The Boys
Last Week 39
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 17
60 Last Week: 56

Mary Had A Little Boy

Snap!
Last Week 56
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 10
61 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 12
62 Last Week: 63

My Only Love

Barbara Weathers
Last Week 63
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 77

Another Sleepless Night

Shawn Christopher
Last Week 77
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 47

I Wanna Get With U

Guy
Last Week 47
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
65 Last Week: 65

Thrill

Dorian
Last Week 65
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 9
66 Last Week: 44

I Surrender

Love & Laughter
Last Week 44
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 13
67 Last Week: 38

Gentle

Dino
Last Week 38
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 13
68 Last Week: --

All Of Me

Big Daddy Kane Featuring Barry White
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 71

Let Me Show You

The Black Flames
Last Week 71
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 75

Do You Want Me

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 75
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 78

Power Of Love

Deee-Lite
Last Week 78
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: --

It's A Shame (My Sister)

Monie Love Featuring True Image
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 57

The Ghetto

Too $hort
Last Week 57
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 18
75 Last Week: 79

Come On, Let's Move It

Special Ed
Last Week 79
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 85

Midnite Lover

One Cause One Effect (Featuring B Angie B)
Last Week 85
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: --

Wrap My Body Tight

Johnny Gill
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 87

Boomerang

Spunkadelic
Last Week 87
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: --

Better Part Of Me

Junior
Last Week --
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: --

I Wanna Come Back Home

Today
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 84

Dance All Night

Poison Clan
Last Week 84
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 69

Do You Care

Whistle & The Kreation Featuring Najee
Last Week 69
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 10
83 Last Week: 68

I'm Your Baby Tonight

Whitney Houston
Last Week 68
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
84 Last Week: 83

When Was The Last Time The Music Made You Cry

James Ingram
Last Week 83
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 6
85 Last Week: 90

Gotta Make Up Your Mind

Salim & The Team
Last Week 90
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 5
86 Last Week: --

Do You Really Want It

Omar Chandler
Last Week --
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: --

They're Tryin' To Take Your Job

Dimples
Last Week --
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 60

Cause I Can Do It Right

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week 60
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 13
89 Last Week: 88

Treat 'Em Right

Chubb Rock
Last Week 88
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 21
90 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 81

Every Little Thing

Kiara
Last Week 81
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 12
92 Last Week: 82

My Heart Your Heart

The Whispers
Last Week 82
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
93 Last Week: 89

Love Takes Time

Mariah Carey
Last Week 89
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
94 Last Week: 72

Let Me Show You

Lorenzo Smith
Last Week 72
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 9
95 Last Week: 80

Speak To Me

Michael Franks
Last Week 80
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 9
96 Last Week: 74

Somebody's Crying

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 74
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 13
97 Last Week: 86

Make It Easy On Me

Sybil
Last Week 86
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 12
98 Last Week: 64

Monie In The Middle

Monie Love
Last Week 64
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 14
99 Last Week: 92

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

Bell Biv DeVoe
Last Week 92
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
100 Last Week: 76

Kickin' Afrolistics

The Afros
Last Week 76
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 9