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

Empire State Of Mind

Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Papers

Usher
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

I Invented Sex

Trey Songz Featuring Drake
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4

Bad Habits

Maxwell
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 8

Money To Blow

Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 6

Forever

Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 26
7 Last Week: 5

Pretty Wings

Maxwell
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 59
8 Last Week: 7

Wasted

Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 39
9 Last Week: 11

Baby By Me

50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

Regret

LeToya Featuring Ludacris
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 29
11 Last Week: 12

I Can Transform Ya

Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Swizz Beatz
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 16

It Kills Me

Melanie Fiona
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 10

God In Me

Mary Mary Featuring Kierra "KiKi" Sheard
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 74
14 Last Week: 14

Say Aah

Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13

Break Up

Mario Featuring Gucci Mane & Sean Garrett
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 38
16 Last Week: 15

Number One

R. Kelly Featuring Keri Hilson
Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 26
17 Last Week: 20

Hard

Rihanna Featuring Jeezy
Last Week 20
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 29
19 Last Week: 19

Million Dollar Bill

Whitney Houston
Last Week 19
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 26

I Get It In

Omarion Featuring Gucci Mane
Last Week 26
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 18

Doesn't Mean Anything

Alicia Keys
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 20
22 Last Week: 23

This Is It

Michael Jackson Featuring The Jacksons
Last Week 23
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 22

Spotlight

Gucci Mane Featuring Usher
Last Week 22
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 19
24 Last Week: 31

I Look Good

Chalie Boy
Last Week 31
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 28

Ain't Leavin Without You

Jaheim
Last Week 28
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 24

Can't Live Without You

Charlie Wilson
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 46
28 Last Week: 27

5 Star

Yo Gotti
Last Week 27
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 39
29 Last Week: 41

Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart

Alicia Keys
Last Week 41
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 32

On The Ocean

K'Jon
Last Week 32
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 73
31 Last Week: 33

Gangsta Luv

Snoop Dogg Featuring The-Dream
Last Week 33
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 29

What I've Been Waiting For

Brian McKnight
Last Week 29
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
33 Last Week: 25

Successful

Drake Featuring Trey Songz & Lil Wayne
Last Week 25
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
34 Last Week: 36

I'm Going In

Drake Featuring Lil Wayne & Young Jeezy
Last Week 36
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 30

Run This Town

Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
Last Week 30
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 20
36 Last Week: 60

BedRock

Young Money Featuring Lloyd
Last Week 60
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 40

Fresh

6 Tre G
Last Week 40
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 38

The Point Of It All

Anthony Hamilton
Last Week 38
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 35
39 Last Week: 46
Last Week 46
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 34

Last Chance

Ginuwine
Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 40
41 Last Week: 39

Trust

Keyshia Cole Duet With Monica
Last Week 39
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 31
42 Last Week: 43

Tie Me Down

New Boyz Featuring Ray J
Last Week 43
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 35

Everything, Everyday, Everywhere

Fabolous Featuring Keri Hilson
Last Week 35
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 20
44 Last Week: 37

Throw It In The Bag

Fabolous Featuring The-Dream
Last Week 37
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 30
45 Last Week: 42

Blame It On Me

Chrisette Michele
Last Week 42
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 30
46 Last Week: 47

Bulletproof

Raheem DeVaughn Featuring Ludacris
Last Week 47
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 45

Steady Mobbin'

Young Money Featuring Gucci Mane
Last Week 45
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 44

sobeautiful

Musiq Soulchild
Last Week 44
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 51
49 Last Week: 48

Goin' Thru Changes

Ledisi
Last Week 48
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 62

How Low

Ludacris
Last Week 62
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 51

I Get Crazy

Nicki Minaj Featuring Lil Wayne
Last Week 51
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 61

Video Phone

Beyonce Featuring Lady Gaga
Last Week 61
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 54

Gotta Get It

Juvenile
Last Week 54
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 56

Sex Therapy

Robin Thicke
Last Week 56
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 49

Sweet Dreams

Beyonce
Last Week 49
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 50

Thinkin' About You

Mario
Last Week 50
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 20
57 Last Week: 53

I'm Good

Clipse Featuring Pharrell
Last Week 53
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 20
58 Last Week: 52

Drop It Low

Ester Dean Featuring Chris Brown
Last Week 52
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 20
59 Last Week: 58

Yesterday

Toni Braxton Featuring Trey Songz
Last Week 58
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 21
60 Last Week: 55
Last Week 55
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 26
61 Last Week: 57

Religious

R. Kelly
Last Week 57
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 20
62 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 20
63 Last Week: 63

O Let's Do It

Waka Flocka Flame
Last Week 63
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 67
Last Week 67
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 66

Try It Out

Big Bank Black Featuring Kandi
Last Week 66
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 68

Say Something

Timbaland Featuring Drake
Last Week 68
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 81

All The Way Turnt Up

Roscoe Dash Featuring Soulja Boy Tell'em
Last Week 81
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 82
Last Week 82
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 75

Headboard

Hurricane Chris Featuring Mario + Plies
Last Week 75
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 84

Fed Up

DJ Khaled Featuring Usher, Drake, Young Jeezy & Rick Ross
Last Week 84
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 74

Staying In Love

Raphael Saadiq
Last Week 74
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 8
75 Last Week: 70

I Look To You

Whitney Houston
Last Week 70
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 20
76 Last Week: 72

Better Believe It

Lil Boosie Featuring Young Jeezy & Webbie
Last Week 72
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 20
77 Last Week: 76

LOL :-)

Trey Songz Featuring Gucci Mane & Soulja Boy Tell'em
Last Week 76
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 20
78 Last Week: 83

Never Knew I Needed

Ne-Yo
Last Week 83
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 12
79 Last Week: 80

I Want To Know What Love Is

Mariah Carey
Last Week 80
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 12
80 Last Week: 90

Pretty Brown

Amerie Featuring Trey Songz
Last Week 90
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 89

Somebody Come Get Me

Melanie Fiona
Last Week 89
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 77

Sweat It Out

The-Dream
Last Week 77
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 17
83 Last Week: 71

Hell Of A Life

T.I.
Last Week 71
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 10
84 Last Week: 94

You're Not My Girl

Ryan Leslie
Last Week 94
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
New
85 Last Week: --

Don't Make 'Em Like U No More

Ruben Studdard
Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 20
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 95

Borrow You

Eric Roberson
Last Week 95
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 73

Russian Roulette

Rihanna
Last Week 73
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 5
89 Last Week: 87

H.A.T.E.U.

Mariah Carey
Last Week 87
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 12
90 Last Week: --

Venus Vs. Mars

JAY-Z
Last Week --
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 85

Slow Dance

Keri Hilson
Last Week 85
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 20
92 Last Week: 91

This Time

K'Jon Featuring Lee England Jr. & Augustine Alvarez
Last Week 91
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 20
93 Last Week: 93

Can't Hardly Wait

N'Dambi
Last Week 93
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: 69
Last Week 69
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
95 Last Week: 100

Break Up To Make Up

Jeremih
Last Week 100
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: --

Fistful Of Tears

Maxwell
Last Week --
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: --

Independent

Candi Redd
Last Week --
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 97

Ramping Shop

VYBZ Kartel & Spice
Last Week 97
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
99 Last Week: 98

Say A Command

Pretty Ricky
Last Week 98
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
100 Last Week: 78

Don't Stay

Laura Izibor
Last Week 78
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 20