R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

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R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

Annual ranking of the 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.

2005
1

LET ME LOVE YOU

Mario

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7

FREE YOURSELF

Fantasia

12

ORDINARY PEOPLE

John Legend

18

BRING EM OUT

T.I.

19

DISCO INFERNO

50 Cent

23

U DON'T KNOW ME

T.I.

29

JUST A LIL BIT

50 Cent

30

I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU

Kem

32

I'M A HUSTLA

Cassidy

35

MY BOO

Usher And Alicia Keys

42

GRIND WITH ME

Pretty Ricky

44

CHARLIE LAST NAME: WILSON

Charlie Wilson

45

NUMBER ONE SPOT

Ludacris

51

MAKE HER FEEL GOOD

Teairra Mari

52

TRAPPED IN THE CLOSET

R. Kelly

58

CAUGHT UP

Usher

59

ONLY U

Ashanti

61

GOTTA GO GOTTA LEAVE (TIRED)

Vivian Green

62

IN THE KITCHEN

R. Kelly

65

HOW COULD YOU

Mario

69

LIGHTERS UP

Lil' Kim

71

I SHOULD HAVE CHEATED

Keyshia Cole

74

BABY MAMA

Fantasia

75

BACK THEN

Mike Jones

77

WELCOME TO JAMROCK

Damian &Jr. Gong& Marley

79

I'M SPRUNG

T-Pain

86

BREATHE

Fabolous

89

SHORTY WANNA RIDE

Young Buck

91

DIAMONDS FROM SIERRA LEONE

Kanye West

92

FOREVER, FOR ALWAYS, FOR LOVE

Lalah Hathaway

94

LET'S GET BLOWN

Snoop Dogg

95

ONE WISH

Ray J

96

LAFFY TAFFY

D4L

99

CAN'T SATISFY HER

I Wayne