2016: The Year in Charts

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

It Should ve Been You

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 5

I Don t Want To Lose Your Love

B Angie B
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 10

I Wanna Sex You Up (From "New Jack City")

Color Me Badd
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 4

Backyard

Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa)

Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
11 Last Week: 13

If My Brother s In Trouble

Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 13
13 Last Week: 3

I m Dreamin (From "New Jack City")

Christopher Williams
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
15 Last Week: 18

Don t Go

En Vogue
Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 17

A Heart Is A House For Love (From "The Five Heartbeats")

The Dells
Last Week 17
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
22 Last Week: 21

It s Somethin

Lalah Hathaway
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 13
23 Last Week: 11

Whatever You Want

Tony Toni Tone

Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
25 Last Week: 30

Emotionally Yours

The O Jays
Last Week 30
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 29

Born And Raised In Compton

DJ Quik
Last Week 29
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 12
29 Last Week: 33

You Can t Play With My Yo-Yo

Yo-Yo Feat. Ice Cube

Last Week 33
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 17
33 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 11
34 Last Week: 36

Don t Leave Me

The Winans
Last Week 36
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 11
35 Last Week: 44

Exclusivity

Damian Dame
Last Week 44
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 45

Baby I m Ready

Levert
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 52

If?

Michel le (Duet With Michael Holmes)

Last Week 52
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 14

Thanx 4 The Funk

The Boys
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
42 Last Week: 56

The Other Side

Ruby Turner
Last Week 56
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 54

Sweet Control

Jon Lucien
Last Week 54
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 16

Serious

LaRue
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
46 Last Week: 57

Let s Push It

Innocence
Last Week 57
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 60

You re Gonna Get Served

Gene Rice
Last Week 60
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 50

New Jack Hustler (Nino s Theme) (From "New Jack City")

Ice-T
Last Week 50
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 9
50 Last Week: 19

My Heart Is Failing Me

Riff
Last Week 19
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16