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: 4

Can You Stop The Rain

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 5

Men

Gladys Knight
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 1

I Can't Wait Another Minute

Hi-Five
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
5 Last Week: 9

Addictive Love

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 6

Let The Beat Hit 'Em

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

In Your Eyes

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 18
8 Last Week: 10

Special

Vesta
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11

Now That We Found Love

Heavy D & The Boyz
Last Week 11
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 13

If You're Serious

Riff
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 16

Unforgettable

Natalie Cole
Last Week 16
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 14

Everyday People

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 13
14 Last Week: 12

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

Troop/LeVert Featuring Queen Latifah
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 13
15 Last Week: 18

So Much Love

B Angie B
Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 20

Tonite

DJ Quik
Last Week 20
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 21

Always

Pebbles
Last Week 21
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 22

Are You Still In Love With Me

Keith Washington
Last Week 22
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 23

Don't Wanna Change The World

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 25

Don't Want To Be A Fool

Luther Vandross
Last Week 25
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 24

Never Stop

The Brand New Heavies Featuring N'Dea Davenport
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 28

Why Can't You Come Home

Ex-Girlfriend
Last Week 28
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 7

Gotta Have You (From "Jungle Fever")

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
24 Last Week: 27

Summer Breeze

Nicki Richards
Last Week 27
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
25 Last Week: 29

Just Ask Me To (From "Boyz N The Hood")

Tevin Campbell
Last Week 29
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 31

It Ain't Over 'til It's Over

Lenny Kravitz
Last Week 31
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 37

I Adore Mi Amor

Color Me Badd
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 26

6 Minutes Of Pleasure

LL Cool J
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
30 Last Week: 38

Long Hot Summer Night

JT Taylor
Last Week 38
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 36

My Name Is Not Susan

Whitney Houston
Last Week 36
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 35

Things That Make You Go Hmmmm. . .

C+C Music Factory
Last Week 35
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 12
33 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 19

Baby I'm Ready

Levert
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
35 Last Week: 43

Running Back To You

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 17

Straight Down To Business

Ready For The World
Last Week 17
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
37 Last Week: 15

Nights Like This (From "The Five Heartbeats")

After 7
Last Week 15
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
38 Last Week: 48

Keep On Loving Me

The O'Jays
Last Week 48
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 32

I'm A Good Woman Looking For A Good Man

Sweet Obsession
Last Week 32
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
40 Last Week: 30

Motownphilly

Boyz II Men
Last Week 30
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 23
41 Last Week: 45

The Chubbster

Chubb Rock
Last Week 45
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 14
42 Last Week: 63
Last Week 63
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 10
44 Last Week: 46

Come And Get It

Yours Truly,
Last Week 46
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 12
45 Last Week: 52

I Go Crazy

Will Downing
Last Week 52
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 11
46 Last Week: 50

That Kind Of Guy

Tony Terry
Last Week 50
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 10
47 Last Week: 53

All About You

Pretty In Pink
Last Week 53
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 13
48 Last Week: 41

How Can You Hurt The One You Love

Cheryl Pepsii Riley
Last Week 41
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
49 Last Week: 57

I'm On Your Side

Jennifer Holliday
Last Week 57
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 56

I Shouldn't Have Done It

Slick Rick
Last Week 56
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 7
51 Last Week: 34

Pop Goes The Weasel

3rd Bass
Last Week 34
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 16
52 Last Week: 59

That's The Way Love Goes

Young M.C.
Last Week 59
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 61

I Need A Good Man

Jiggie Gee
Last Week 61
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
New
54 Last Week: --

Romantic

Karyn White
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 65

Rollin

Georgio
Last Week 65
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 66
Last Week 66
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 72
Last Week 72
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 68

Tender Kisses

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 68
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 69
Last Week 69
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 55

Are You Free

Mint Condition
Last Week 55
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 8
61 Last Week: --

It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Boyz II Men
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 70
Last Week 70
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 86
Last Week 86
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 58

Wish I Could Find Another

LaRue
Last Week 58
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 8
66 Last Week: 49

How Kool Can One Black Man Be

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 9
67 Last Week: 60

With You

Tony Terry
Last Week 60
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 33
68 Last Week: 91

D-O-G Me Out

Guy
Last Week 91
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 42

Main Course

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 42
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
70 Last Week: 73

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Entouch
Last Week 73
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 6
71 Last Week: 54

How Can I Ease The Pain

Lisa Fischer
Last Week 54
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
72 Last Week: 83
Last Week 83
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 51

Exclusivity

Damian Dame
Last Week 51
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
74 Last Week: --

Small Thing

Newkirk
Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 87

Leave Well Enough Alone

Dee Harvey
Last Week 87
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 47

I Find Everything In You

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 47
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 11
77 Last Week: 85

The Yoke (G.U.O.T.R.)

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 85
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 5
78 Last Week: 78

I Can't Stand It

A.K.
Last Week 78
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 5
79 Last Week: 81

Hassle Free

Ann G.
Last Week 81
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 6
80 Last Week: 88
Last Week 88
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 5
81 Last Week: 39

Amazing Love

Phil Perry
Last Week 39
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 11
82 Last Week: --

When Love Cries

Donna Summer
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 77

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

Rhythm Syndicate
Last Week 77
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 16
84 Last Week: --

Strong For You

Miles Jaye
Last Week --
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: --

Forever My Lady

Jodeci
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 75

Rush Rush

Paula Abdul
Last Week 75
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
87 Last Week: --

Shine On

Souled Out International Featuring Sarah Warwick
Last Week --
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: --

Ain't Nobody Better

Yo-Yo
Last Week --
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: --

A Rollerskating Jam Named Saturdays

De La Soul
Last Week --
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 62

Do What I Gotta Do

Ralph Tresvant
Last Week 62
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
91 Last Week: 76

Gypsy Woman (She's Homeless)

Crystal Waters
Last Week 76
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 14
92 Last Week: 90

Shake (You Make Me Shake)

David Sea
Last Week 90
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 5
93 Last Week: --

You're The One

Surface
Last Week --
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: --

Teardrops

Small Change
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: 92

I've Been Watching You

Father M.C.
Last Week 92
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 2
97 Last Week: 93

I Want You

Dee
Last Week 93
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 2
98 Last Week: 74

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

Color Me Badd
Last Week 74
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
99 Last Week: 64

You're Gonna Get Served

Gene Rice
Last Week 64
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
100 Last Week: 71

Give Me All The Love

Lazet Michaels
Last Week 71
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 8