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

Exclusivity

Damian Dame
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
2 Last Week: 3

Main Course

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
3 Last Week: 2

Do What I Gotta Do

Ralph Tresvant
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
4 Last Week: 4

Motownphilly

Boyz II Men
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 23
5 Last Week: 5

Baby I'm Ready

Levert
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 8

Gotta Have You (From "Jungle Fever")

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 9

I Can't Wait Another Minute

Hi-Five
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Nights Like This (From "The Five Heartbeats")

After 7
Last Week 12
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 14

Can You Stop The Rain

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 13

You're Gonna Get Served

Gene Rice
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
13 Last Week: 16

In Your Eyes

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 16
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 6

How Can I Ease The Pain

Lisa Fischer
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
15 Last Week: 19

Men

Gladys Knight
Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 20

Let The Beat Hit 'Em

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 18

Straight Down To Business

Ready For The World
Last Week 18
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 23

Addictive Love

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 22

Amazing Love

Phil Perry
Last Week 22
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 21

P.A.S.S.I.O.N.

Rhythm Syndicate
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 16
21 Last Week: 7

Do Me Right

Guy
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
22 Last Week: 28

Special

Vesta
Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 32

For The Love Of Money/Living For The City (Medley)

Troop/LeVert Featuring Queen Latifah
Last Week 32
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 13
24 Last Week: 31

Now That We Found Love

Heavy D & The Boyz
Last Week 31
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 24

The Morning After I Made Love To You

Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 11
26 Last Week: 30

If You're Serious

Riff
Last Week 30
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 34

Everyday People

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 34
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 36

Had Enuf?

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 36
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 10
29 Last Week: 29

Gypsy Woman (She's Homeless)

Crystal Waters
Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 14
30 Last Week: 41

Pop Goes The Weasel

3rd Bass
Last Week 41
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 12
32 Last Week: 40

Always

Pebbles
Last Week 40
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 47

Unforgettable

Natalie Cole
Last Week 47
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 39

She Needs To Get Some

Ray Parker Jr.
Last Week 39
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 11
35 Last Week: 42

How Can You Hurt The One You Love

Cheryl Pepsii Riley
Last Week 42
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
36 Last Week: 49

So Much Love

B Angie B
Last Week 49
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 48

Tonite

DJ Quik
Last Week 48
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 46

I Find Everything In You

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 46
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 45

I'm A Good Woman Looking For A Good Man

Sweet Obsession
Last Week 45
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 15
Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
41 Last Week: 26

Power Of Love/Love Power

Luther Vandross
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
42 Last Week: 51

Are You Still In Love With Me

Keith Washington
Last Week 51
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 33

Don't Go

En Vogue
Last Week 33
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
44 Last Week: 57

Don't Want To Be A Fool

Luther Vandross
Last Week 57
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 50

6 Minutes Of Pleasure

LL Cool J
Last Week 50
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 35

Rush Rush

Paula Abdul
Last Week 35
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
47 Last Week: 52

Never Stop

The Brand New Heavies Featuring N'Dea Davenport
Last Week 52
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 54

Summer Breeze

Nicki Richards
Last Week 54
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 27

Emotionally Yours

The O'Jays
Last Week 27
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
50 Last Week: 55

The Chubbster

Chubb Rock
Last Week 55
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance