2016: The Year in Charts

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

I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By

Method Man Featuring Mary J. Blige

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
3 Last Week: 8

Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days)

Monica
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 11

Emotions

H-Town
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 14

Keep Their Heads Ringin' (From "Friday")

Dr. Dre
Last Week 14
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
25 Last Week: 27

Shy Guy (From "Bad Boys")

Diana King
Last Week 27
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 25

Just Roll

Fabu
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 20
29 Last Week: 29

When U Cry I Cry

Jesse
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
New
32 Last Week: --

Froggy Style

Nuttin' Nyce
Last Week --
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 16
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 57

I Wanna Love Like That

Tony Thompson
Last Week 57
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 20
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 35

Is It Me?

Monteco (Featuring Immature)

Last Week 35
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 18
40 Last Week: 34

This Lil' Game We Play

Subway (Featuring 702)

Last Week 34
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
42 Last Week: 38

Answering Service

Gerald Levert
Last Week 38
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 20
44 Last Week: 55

If It's Alright With You

Lorenzo
Last Week 55
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 47

The I.N.C. Ride

Masta Ace Incorporated
Last Week 47
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 45

Take It To The Front

Vybe
Last Week 45
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 18
48 Last Week: 41

Going In Circles/Love The One You're With

Luther Vandross
Last Week 41
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
49 Last Week: 53

Freak Me Baby

Dis `N' Dat Feat. 95 South,69 Boyz & K-Nock

Last Week 53
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 78

Boombastic/In The Summertime

Shaggy
Last Week 78
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29