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

Diamonds And Pearls

Prince And The N.P.G.
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

Somebody Loves You Baby (You Know Who It Is)

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 5

Save The Best For Last

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 3

Breakin My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)

Mint Condition
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 34
6 Last Week: 10

Ain t 2 Proud 2 Beg

TLC
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

Here I Go Again

Glenn Jones
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 9

Masterpiece

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 13

Take Time

Chris Walker
Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 6

Everlasting Love

Tony Terry
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 25
11 Last Week: 18

Don t Be Afraid (From "Juice")

Aaron Hall
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 7

Baby Hold On To Me

Gerald Levert (Duet With Eddie Levert)

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
13 Last Week: 15

When You Get Right Down To It

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

Poor Georgie

MC Lyte
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 19
15 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 19

It s O.K.

BeBe

Last Week 19
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 21

Live And Learn

Joe Public
Last Week 21
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 16

Oochie Coochie

M.C. Brains

Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 16
20 Last Week: 12

Everything s Gonna Be Alright

Naughty By Nature
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
21 Last Week: 28

Why Me Baby?

Keith Sweat
Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
22 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 27

Do Not Pass Me By

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 27
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 25

The Choice Is Yours

Black Sheep
Last Week 25
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 14

She s Got That Vibe

R. Kelly
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 24
27 Last Week: 35

Make It Happen

Mariah Carey
Last Week 35
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 32
Last Week 32
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
31 Last Week: 37

Up And Over (Stronger And Better)

Skyy
Last Week 37
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 36

When You Love Somebody

Keith Washington
Last Week 36
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 11
34 Last Week: 31
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 11
35 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 46

I m Cryin

Shanice
Last Week 46
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 26

Shut Em Down

Public Enemy
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
38 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
39 Last Week: 47

Tears Of Joy

Cherrelle
Last Week 47
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 38

Juice (Know The Ledge)

Eric B.
Last Week 38
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 9
41 Last Week: 49

Take Me Back

Roger
Last Week 49
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 51

Let s Get Smooth

Calloway
Last Week 51
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 56

I m The One You Need

Jody Watley
Last Week 56
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 60

Sometimes It s Only Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 60
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 53

We Got A Love Thang

CeCe Peniston
Last Week 53
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 24

Straight From My Heart

Eric Gable
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
47 Last Week: 54

Emotional Violence

Cameo
Last Week 54
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 9
48 Last Week: 62

Honey

Oaktown s 3.5.7

Last Week 62
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 66

I Wanna Rock

Luke
Last Week 66
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 64

Chic Mystique

Chic
Last Week 64
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance