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: 8

That's The Way Love Goes

Janet Jackson
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Knockin' Da Boots

H-Town
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 1

Freak Me

Silk
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
4 Last Week: 24

Weak

SWV
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 3

I'm So Into You

SWV
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
6 Last Week: 4

Nuthin' But A "G" Thang

Dr. Dre
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
7 Last Week: 5

I Have Nothing

Whitney Houston
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 20
8 Last Week: 7

It Was A Good Day

Ice Cube
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 20
9 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 35
10 Last Week: 11

Kiss Of Life

Sade
Last Week 11
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12

If I Could

Regina Belle
Last Week 12
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 9

Down With The King

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 18
13 Last Week: 10

Comforter

Shai
Last Week 10
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 27
14 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13

Good Ol' Days

Levert
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 20
16 Last Week: 14

Don't Walk Away

Jade
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 37
17 Last Week: 16

Hip Hop Hooray

Naughty By Nature
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
18 Last Week: 22

It's Alright

Chante Moore
Last Week 22
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Honey Dip

Portrait
Last Week 19
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
20 Last Week: 20

Dedicated

R. Kelly & Public Announcement
Last Week 20
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 25
21 Last Week: 18
Last Week 18
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 22
22 Last Week: 15

Sweet On U

Lo-Key?
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 20
23 Last Week: 26

Every Little Thing U Do

Christopher Williams
Last Week 26
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 29

That's The Way Love Is

Bobby Brown
Last Week 29
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 30

I Can't Stand The Pain

Lorenzo
Last Week 30
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 21

Informer

Snow
Last Week 21
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 21
27 Last Week: 23

Sweet Thing

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 23
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 20
28 Last Week: 25

Can He Love U Like This

After 7
Last Week 25
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 20
30 Last Week: 28

I'm Every Woman (From "The Bodyguard")

Whitney Houston
Last Week 28
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 21
32 Last Week: 32

Love Thang

Intro
Last Week 32
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
33 Last Week: 35

Tellin' Me Stories

Big Bub
Last Week 35
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 34

Love Don't Love You

En Vogue
Last Week 34
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 33

Dazzey Duks

Duice
Last Week 33
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 40
36 Last Week: 36

Baby Be Mine (From "CB4")

BLACKstreet (Featuring Teddy Riley)
Last Week 36
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 38

You're The Love Of My Life

Sybil
Last Week 38
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
New
38 Last Week: --

Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)

Luther Vandross
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 39

Deeper

Boss
Last Week 39
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 40

Send For Me

Gerald Alston
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 37

Get Away

Bobby Brown
Last Week 37
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
42 Last Week: 42

Love No Limit

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 42
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 45

Let's Go Through The Motions (From "Who's The Man?")

Jodeci
Last Week 45
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 48

One Woman

Jade
Last Week 48
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 58

Show Me Love

Robin S.
Last Week 58
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 53

Give Him A Love He Can Feel

Tene Williams
Last Week 53
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 43

How I'm Comin'

LL Cool J
Last Week 43
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 9
48 Last Week: 41

Love's Taken Over

Chante Moore
Last Week 41
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 33
49 Last Week: 49

I Want To Know Your Name

Walter & Scotty
Last Week 49
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 61

Passin' Me By

The Pharcyde
Last Week 61
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 51

The Things That We All Do For Love

Nona Gaye
Last Week 51
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 56

Whoot, There It Is

95 South
Last Week 56
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 46

Wreckx Shop

Wreckx-N-Effect
Last Week 46
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 14
55 Last Week: 91

Six Feet Deep

Geto Boys
Last Week 91
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 16
56 Last Week: 60

Love Is (From "Beverly Hills, 90210")

Vanessa Williams/Brian McKnight
Last Week 60
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 15
57 Last Week: 63

A Song For You

Ray Charles
Last Week 63
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 86

Something's Goin' On

U.N.V.
Last Week 86
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 76

Cry No More

II D Extreme
Last Week 76
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 78

In The Middle

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 78
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 9
62 Last Week: 69

Daydreaming

Penny Ford
Last Week 69
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 72
Last Week 72
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 68

Love Me Down

Tisha
Last Week 68
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 57

Mary, Mary

Hi-Five
Last Week 57
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 10
66 Last Week: 62

Looking Through Patient Eyes

P.M. Dawn
Last Week 62
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 16
68 Last Week: 55

Never Do You Wrong

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 55
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 17
69 Last Week: --

What 'Cha Gonna Do?

Shabba Ranks (Featuring Queen Latifah)
Last Week --
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 70

The Morning Papers

Prince And The New Power Generation
Last Week 70
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 74

With You

AZ-1
Last Week 74
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 64

Dolly My Baby

Super Cat
Last Week 64
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 19
73 Last Week: 79

Crewz Pop

Da Youngsta's
Last Week 79
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 66

Hat 2 Da Back

TLC
Last Week 66
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 17
76 Last Week: 73

Where I'm From

Digable Planets
Last Week 73
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 12
78 Last Week: 87

If You Believe

Chantay Savage
Last Week 87
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 88

Whatzupwitu

Eddie Murphy Featuring Michael Jackson
Last Week 88
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 6
80 Last Week: 75

Love Makes No Sense

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 75
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 17
81 Last Week: 81

Throw Ya Gunz

Onyx
Last Week 81
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 14
82 Last Week: 94

Sweet As It Comes

Nikita
Last Week 94
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: --

Just To Be Close To You

Trey Lorenz
Last Week --
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 82

I Should Have Loved You

Chuckii Booker
Last Week 82
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 19
85 Last Week: 77

Love Me Or Leave Me Alone

Brand Nubian
Last Week 77
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 10
86 Last Week: 95

Do Ya Wanna Ride?

Dougie Dee
Last Week 95
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: --

How U Get A Record Deal

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week --
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: --

Love Is A Losing Game

Kirk Whalum Featuring Jevetta Steele
Last Week --
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: --

I Ain't The One

T.C.F. Crew
Last Week --
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 83

If You Ever Loved Someone And Lost

Walter Beasley
Last Week 83
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 9
92 Last Week: --

Wanna Make Luv 2 U

Rodney Mannsfield
Last Week --
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 84

Who Got The Props

Black Moon
Last Week 84
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 14
94 Last Week: --

Trigga Gots No Heart (From "Menace II Society")

Spice 1
Last Week --
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 93

Welcome To My Love

Rachelle Ferrell
Last Week 93
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 16
96 Last Week: --

Seems You're Much Too Busy

Vertical Hold
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: --

Cloudy With A Chance Of Tears

Voices
Last Week --
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 89

Can't Get Any Harder

James Brown
Last Week 89
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 8
100 Last Week: 97

Born 2 B.R.E.E.D.

Monie Love
Last Week 97
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 10