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This week's most-played adult R&B songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on adult R&B-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music.

ADULT R&B SONGS

The week of
3
LAST WEEK
14
WEEKS ON CHART
I'm Still Wearing Your Name
Imprint/Promotion Label
A&M | Perspective
Gains in performance

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1
Ann Nesby I'm Still Wearing Your Name Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'm Still Wearing Your Name
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
2
Mint Condition What Kind Of Man Would I Be Billboard Adult R&B Songs
What Kind Of Man Would I Be
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.G.Waddell
Producer(s):
Mint Condition
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
3
Luther Vandross Your Secret Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Your Secret Love
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, R.Vertelney
Producer(s):
L.Vandross
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | LV
4
Toni Braxton Un-Break My Heart Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Un-Break My Heart
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
5
Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan Missing You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Missing You
Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Eastmond, G.Chambers
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
6
R. Kelly I Believe I Can Fly Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Believe I Can Fly
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | Warner Sunset/Atlantic
7
Az Yet Last Night Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Last Night
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, K.Andes
Producer(s):
Babyface, M.Warren
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
8
Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage Nobody Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Nobody
Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, F.Scott
Producer(s):
K.Sweat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
9
Prince Betcha By Golly Wow! Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Betcha By Golly Wow!
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | NPG
10
Luther Vandross I Can Make It Better Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Can Make It Better
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Producer(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | LV
11
Maxwell Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Musze, Shur
Producer(s):
Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
12
The Isley Brothers Tears Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Tears
10  Last
10  Peak
18  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
A.Winbush, R.Isley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | T-Neck
13
Johnny Gill Let's Get The Mood Right Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Let's Get The Mood Right
11  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
K.Andes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
14
BeBe & CeCe Winans Feels Like Heaven (With You) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Feels Like Heaven (With You)
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Sparrow
15
Tina Turner Something Beautiful Remains Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Something Beautiful Remains
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
16
Curtis Mayfield New World Order Billboard Adult R&B Songs
New World Order
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Mayfield, B.Fleming, R.Thomas
Producer(s):
C.Mayfield, B.Fleming, C.Glover, R.Woods
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Whitney Houston Why Does It Hurt So Bad Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Why Does It Hurt So Bad
16  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
18
Dru Hill Tell Me Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Tell Me
19  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Brown, M.Davis, A.Cantrall
Producer(s):
S.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
19
BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) No Diggity Billboard Adult R&B Songs
No Diggity
BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, C.Hannibal, L.Walters, W.Stewart, A.Young, I.L.Hayes, D.Porter, R.Vick
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley, W.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
20
New Edition I'm Still In Love With You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'm Still In Love With You
23  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, S.Combs, C.E.Thompson, Heavy D, Q.Parker, D.Jones, M.Scandrick
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, Diddy, C.Thompson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
21
Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels This Is For The Lover In You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
This Is For The Lover In You
Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.Hewett, D.L.Meyers
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
Montell Jordan Falling Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Falling
25  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.S.Jordan, J.E.Jones, A.Tyler, T.Allen
Producer(s):
J.E.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
23
Tina Turner Featuring Barry White In Your Wildest Dreams Billboard Adult R&B Songs
In Your Wildest Dreams
Tina Turner Featuring Barry White
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Knight, M.Chapman
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
24
Johnnie Taylor Featuring Andia Good Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Good Love
Johnnie Taylor Featuring Andia
22  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.R.Cason
Producer(s):
C.R.Cason
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Malaco
25
En Vogue Don't Let Go (Love) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Don't Let Go (Love)
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Organized Noize, A.Martin, I.Matias, M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
Organized Noize
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
26
Chaka Khan Featuring Me'Shell Ndegeocello Never Miss The Water Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Never Miss The Water
Chaka Khan Featuring Me'Shell Ndegeocello
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.DeVeaux, C.Mole
Producer(s):
D.Gamson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
27
Maxwell Sumthin' Sumthin' Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Sumthin' Sumthin'
37  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Musze, Ware
Producer(s):
Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Johnny Gill Featuring Roger Troutman It's Your Body Billboard Adult R&B Songs
It's Your Body
Johnny Gill Featuring Roger Troutman
31  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Gill
Producer(s):
J.Gill
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
29
Kirk Franklin And The Family Melodies From Heaven Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Melodies From Heaven
Kirk Franklin And The Family
29  Last
21  Peak
26  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospo Centric
30
Whitney Houston I Believe In You And Me (From "The Preacher's Wife") Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Believe In You And Me (From "The Preacher's Wife")
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Wolfert, S.Linzer, J.Lange, H.Heath, S.Burke
Producer(s):
M.Warren, D.Foster, W.Houston, R.Minor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
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