2015 MTV Video Music Awards

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Radio Airplay1
Sales Data2
Streaming Data3
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.
6 Last Week: 4

Ni**as in Paris

Jay Z Kanye West

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
9 Last Week: 13

The Motto

Drake Featuring Lil Wayne

Last Week 13
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 15

Love On Top


Last Week 15
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 17



Last Week 17
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 22

Gotta Have It

Jay Z Kanye West

Last Week 22
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 24

Rack City


Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 19

Work Out

J. Cole

Last Week 19
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 26
23 Last Week: 27

Mr. Wrong

Mary J. Blige Featuring Drake

Last Week 27
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance