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

Addictive Love

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 5

Special

Vesta
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

Let The Beat Hit 'Em

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 2

Men

Gladys Knight
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
5 Last Week: 6

Now That We Found Love

Heavy D & The Boyz
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
6 Last Week: 12

So Much Love

B Angie B
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

If You're Serious

Riff
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
8 Last Week: 1

Can You Stop The Rain

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
9 Last Week: 17

Don't Want To Be A Fool

Luther Vandross
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 15

Don't Wanna Change The World

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 10

Unforgettable

Natalie Cole
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
12 Last Week: 19

Never Stop

The Brand New Heavies Featuring N'Dea Davenport
Last Week 19
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 16

Always

Pebbles
Last Week 16
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
14 Last Week: 20

Why Can't You Come Home

Ex-Girlfriend
Last Week 20
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 18

Are You Still In Love With Me

Keith Washington
Last Week 18
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 14
16 Last Week: 13

Tonite

DJ Quik
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
17 Last Week: 22

I Adore Mi Amor

Color Me Badd
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 21

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

Tevin Campbell
Last Week 21
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 23

It Ain't Over 'til It's Over

Lenny Kravitz
Last Week 23
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 29

Running Back To You

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 27

My Name Is Not Susan

Whitney Houston
Last Week 27
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 14
24 Last Week: 28

Long Hot Summer Night

JT Taylor
Last Week 28
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 7

In Your Eyes

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 18
26 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 11

I Can't Wait Another Minute

Hi-Five
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
29 Last Week: 32

Keep On Loving Me

The O'Jays
Last Week 32
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 36

Romantic

Karyn White
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 37

I'm On Your Side

Jennifer Holliday
Last Week 37
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 42

It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Boyz II Men
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 41

That's The Way Love Goes

Young M.C.
Last Week 41
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 39

All About You

Pretty In Pink
Last Week 39
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 38

I Go Crazy

Will Downing
Last Week 38
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 11
38 Last Week: 40

That Kind Of Guy

Tony Terry
Last Week 40
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 10
39 Last Week: 26

Summer Breeze

Nicki Richards
Last Week 26
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
40 Last Week: 14

Everyday People

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 13
41 Last Week: 52

Tender Kisses

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 52
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 46

I Need A Good Man

Jiggie Gee
Last Week 46
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
43 Last Week: 31

Things That Make You Go Hmmmm. . .

C+C Music Factory
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 12
44 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 50

Rollin

Georgio
Last Week 50
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 11
47 Last Week: 57

D-O-G Me Out

Guy
Last Week 57
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 53
Last Week 53
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 8
New
49 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 43

The Chubbster

Chubb Rock
Last Week 43
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 14
51 Last Week: 55
Last Week 55
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 8
52 Last Week: 61

Forever My Lady

Jodeci
Last Week 61
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 47

Baby I'm Ready

Levert
Last Week 47
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
55 Last Week: 77

Ain't Nobody Better

Yo-Yo
Last Week 77
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: --

Fun Day (From "Jungle Fever")

Stevie Wonder
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 78

Sometimes I Wonder

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 78
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 68

When Love Cries

Donna Summer
Last Week 68
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 35

Gotta Have You (From "Jungle Fever")

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 35
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
60 Last Week: 67

Small Thing

Newkirk
Last Week 67
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 74

Teardrops

Small Change
Last Week 74
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 66

Leave Well Enough Alone

Dee Harvey
Last Week 66
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 11
63 Last Week: 79

Are You Lonely For Me

The Rude Boys
Last Week 79
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 83

Housecall

Shabba Ranks (Featuring Maxi Priest)
Last Week 83
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 56

How Can You Hurt The One You Love

Cheryl Pepsii Riley
Last Week 56
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
66 Last Week: 87

You're A Victim

Gene Rice
Last Week 87
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 89

I'm Still Waiting (From "New Jack City")

Johnny Gill
Last Week 89
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 65

With You

Tony Terry
Last Week 65
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 33
69 Last Week: 76

You're The One

Surface
Last Week 76
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 81

A Rollerskating Jam Named Saturdays

De La Soul
Last Week 81
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 69
Last Week 69
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 6
72 Last Week: --

Right Down To It

Damian Dame
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 71

Hassle Free

Ann G.
Last Week 71
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 6
74 Last Week: 75

Strong For You

Miles Jaye
Last Week 75
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 6
75 Last Week: 34

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

Troop/LeVert Featuring Queen Latifah
Last Week 34
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 13
76 Last Week: 59

Motownphilly

Boyz II Men
Last Week 59
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 23
77 Last Week: 73

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

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 73
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 5
78 Last Week: 82
Last Week 82
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: --

I Want You

Marc Nelson
Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 45

6 Minutes Of Pleasure

LL Cool J
Last Week 45
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
81 Last Week: 51

I Shouldn't Have Done It

Slick Rick
Last Week 51
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 7
82 Last Week: 80

Shine On

Souled Out International Featuring Sarah Warwick
Last Week 80
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 5
83 Last Week: 62

Pop Goes The Weasel

3rd Bass
Last Week 62
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 16
84 Last Week: --

Mind Playing Tricks On Me

Geto Boys
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 48

Come And Get It

Yours Truly,
Last Week 48
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 12
86 Last Week: 64

Nights Like This (From "The Five Heartbeats")

After 7
Last Week 64
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
87 Last Week: 91

I Want Your Sex

Nemesis
Last Week 91
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 92

I'll Do Anything For You

The Rhythm
Last Week 92
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: 60
Last Week 60
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 10
90 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: --

Woman's Heart

Le' Gent
Last Week --
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 88

The Way You Love Me

Raymone Carter
Last Week 88
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 3
93 Last Week: 63

I'm A Good Woman Looking For A Good Man

Sweet Obsession
Last Week 63
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
94 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 93

Shake (You Make Me Shake)

David Sea
Last Week 93
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 5
96 Last Week: 72

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Entouch
Last Week 72
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 6
97 Last Week: 86

Wish I Could Find Another

LaRue
Last Week 86
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 8
98 Last Week: 85
Last Week 85
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 5
99 Last Week: 70

Straight Down To Business

Ready For The World
Last Week 70
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
100 Last Week: 84

Are You Free

Mint Condition
Last Week 84
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 8