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

What's It Gonna Be?!

Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Heartbreak Hotel

Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
3 Last Week: 3

All Night Long

Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 7

If You (Lovin' Me)

Silk
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 27

When I Close My Eyes

Shanice
Last Week 27
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
6 Last Week: 4

I Still Believe/Pure Imagination

Mariah Carey
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
7 Last Week: 6

No Scrubs

TLC
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
9 Last Week: 8

Ex-Factor

Lauryn Hill
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 31
10 Last Week: 11

Sweet Lady

Tyrese
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 33
11 Last Week: 10

Faded Pictures

Case & Joe
Last Week 10
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 30
12 Last Week: 14

You Got Me

The Roots Featuring Erykah Badu
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 20
13 Last Week: 12

I'm Not Ready

Keith Sweat
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 19
14 Last Week: 13

When A Woman's Fed Up

R. Kelly
Last Week 13
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
15 Last Week: 9

Angel Of Mine

Monica
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
16 Last Week: 20

Anywhere

112 Featuring Lil'z
Last Week 20
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 35
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 19

Georgy Porgy

Eric Benet Featuring Faith Evans
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 15

It Ain't My Fault 1 & 2

Silkk The Shocker Featuring Mystikal
Last Week 15
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 21
19 Last Week: 23

Girlfriend/Boyfriend

BLACKstreet With Janet
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 17

Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)

JAY-Z
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 28
21 Last Week: 22

Nann

Trick Daddy Featuring Trina
Last Week 22
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 16

Nobody's Supposed To Be Here

Deborah Cox
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
23 Last Week: 21

What's So Different

Ginuwine
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 18

My Name Is

Eminem
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
25 Last Week: 56

One More Try

Divine
Last Week 56
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 25
27 Last Week: 41

My Favorite Girl

Dave Hollister
Last Week 41
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 26

Watch For The Hook

Cool Breeze Featuring OutKast, Goodie Mob & Witchdoctor
Last Week 26
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
29 Last Week: 35

Get Involved

Raphael Saadiq & Q-Tip
Last Week 35
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 37

Fortunate

Maxwell
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 29

Love Like This

Faith Evans
Last Week 29
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 29
32 Last Week: 32

My First Night With You

Mya
Last Week 32
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 67

What'd You Come Here For?

Trina & Tamara
Last Week 67
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 34

Sitting Home

Total
Last Week 34
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 18
36 Last Week: 30

Nas Is Like

Nas
Last Week 30
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 15
37 Last Week: 31

Taking Everything

Gerald Levert
Last Week 31
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
38 Last Week: 25

These Are The Times

Dru Hill
Last Week 25
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 24
39 Last Week: 39

Jigga What...

Jay-Z Featuring Big Jaz
Last Week 39
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 60

Holla Holla

Ja Rule
Last Week 60
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 33

Can I Get A...

Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja
Last Week 33
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 31
42 Last Week: 45

It's On

DJ Clue Featuring DMX
Last Week 45
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 19
43 Last Week: 38

Money, Cash, Hoes

Jay-Z Featuring DMX
Last Week 38
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 17
44 Last Week: 36

Nothing Even Matters

Lauryn Hill Featuring D'Angelo
Last Week 36
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 18
45 Last Week: 44

Doo Wop (That Thing)

Lauryn Hill
Last Week 44
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 24
46 Last Week: 43

Have You Ever?

Brandy
Last Week 43
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
47 Last Week: 48

Ruff Ryders Anthem (Remix)

DJ Clue Featuring DMX, Jadakis Styles, Drag-On & Eve
Last Week 48
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 20
48 Last Week: 47

Too Close

Next
Last Week 47
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 60
49 Last Week: 42

Trippin'

Total Featuring Missy Elliott
Last Week 42
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 22
50 Last Week: 54

If I Lose My Woman

Kenny Lattimore
Last Week 54
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 52

Ruff Ryders' Anthem

DMX
Last Week 52
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 20
52 Last Week: 51

Woof

Snoop Dogg Featuring Mystikal And Fiend
Last Week 51
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 19
53 Last Week: 73

Hate Me Now

NAS Featuring Puff Daddy
Last Week 73
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 40

Softest Place On Earth

Xscape
Last Week 40
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 18
55 Last Week: 49

Break Ups 2 Make Ups

Method Man Featuring D'Angelo
Last Week 49
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 18
56 Last Week: 53

The Love We Had (Stays On My Mind)

Dru Hill
Last Week 53
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 20
57 Last Week: 58

Da Goodness

Redman
Last Week 58
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 65

Who Dat

JT Money Featuring Sole
Last Week 65
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 59

Respiration

Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star Featuring Common
Last Week 59
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 10
60 Last Week: 63

Changes

2Pac
Last Week 63
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
61 Last Week: 66

I Really Like It

Harlem World Feat. Mase & Kelly Price
Last Week 66
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 61
Last Week 61
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 15
63 Last Week: 72

Thug Mentality

Krayzie Bone
Last Week 72
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
New
64 Last Week: --

It's Over Now

Deborah Cox
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 20
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 57

As

George Michael With Mary J. Blige
Last Week 57
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 20
67 Last Week: 55

Soopaman Lover

Chico DeBarge Featuring Redman & Erick Sermon
Last Week 55
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 14
68 Last Week: 64

If Ever

3rd Storee
Last Week 64
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 10
69 Last Week: 70

Da Art Of Storytellin' (Part 1)

OutKast Featuring Slick Rick
Last Week 70
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 74

Slippin'

DMX
Last Week 74
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 79

Bedtime (Live)

Usher
Last Week 79
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 71

Why-O-Why

B.C.
Last Week 71
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 11
73 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 69

We Be Puttin' It Down

Bad Azz Featuring Snoop Dogg
Last Week 69
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 10
75 Last Week: --

Gangsta! Gangsta! (How U Do It)

C. Webb Featuring Kurupt
Last Week --
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 88

You'z A Ganxta

DJ Quik
Last Week 88
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 81

Happily Ever After

Case
Last Week 81
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 82

More Freaky Tales

Too $hort
Last Week 82
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 20
79 Last Week: 75

Ghetto Cowboy

Mo Thugs Family Featuring Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Last Week 75
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 20
80 Last Week: 90

Going Home With Me

Jermaine Dupri Featuring Keith Sweat & R.O.C.
Last Week 90
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 77

Revolution

Kirk Franklin
Last Week 77
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 12
82 Last Week: 84

Two Turntables & A Mic

Black Moon
Last Week 84
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 6
83 Last Week: 87

Did You Ever Think

R. Kelly
Last Week 87
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 37
84 Last Week: 98

Stand Up

Charli Baltimore Featuring Ghostface Killah
Last Week 98
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 86

Silly Ho

TLC
Last Week 86
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 17
86 Last Week: --

Hand In Hand

DJ Quik Featuring 2nd II None & El DeBarge
Last Week --
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 76

Hot Spot

Foxy Brown
Last Week 76
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 20
88 Last Week: --

Ooh Wee Wee

Cherokee
Last Week --
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: --

I'm Yours

Quincy Jones Featuring Siedah Garrett & El DeBarge
Last Week --
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 85

I'm Your Angel

R. Kelly & Celine Dion
Last Week 85
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
91 Last Week: 89

Heaven Must Be Like This

D'Angelo
Last Week 89
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 12
92 Last Week: 78

Another Way

Tevin Campbell
Last Week 78
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 17
93 Last Week: 83

Lobster & Scrimp

Timbaland Featuring Jay-Z
Last Week 83
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 12
94 Last Week: 94

Be Faithful

Fatman Scoop & Crooklyn Clan Featuring Faith Evans
Last Week 94
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 91

Loving You Still

Tamia
Last Week 91
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 8
96 Last Week: --

Ryde Or Die

Lox, DMX, Drag-On & Eve
Last Week --
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: 92

I Will Get There

Boyz II Men
Last Week 92
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 15
98 Last Week: 93

Hold Me

Brian McKnight Featuring Tone & Kobe Bryant
Last Week 93
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 18
99 Last Week: 95

Do You Feel Me? (...Freak You)

Men Of Vizion
Last Week 95
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 17
100 Last Week: 99
Last Week 99
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 5