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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.

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The week of
2
LAST WEEK
16
WEEKS ON CHART
What Kind Of Man Would I Be
Songwriter(s)
L.G.Waddell
Producer(s)
Mint Condition
Imprint/Promotion Label
A&M | Perspective
Gains in performance

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1
Mint Condition What Kind Of Man Would I Be Billboard Adult R&B Songs
What Kind Of Man Would I Be
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.G.Waddell
Producer(s):
Mint Condition
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
2
Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan Missing You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Missing You
Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Eastmond, G.Chambers
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
3
R. Kelly I Believe I Can Fly Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Believe I Can Fly
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
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
4
Ann Nesby I'm Still Wearing Your Name Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'm Still Wearing Your Name
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
5
Toni Braxton Un-Break My Heart Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Un-Break My Heart
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
6
Luther Vandross Your Secret Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Your Secret Love
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, R.Vertelney
Producer(s):
L.Vandross
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | LV
7
Prince Betcha By Golly Wow! Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Betcha By Golly Wow!
Last
Peak
Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | NPG
8
The Isley Brothers Tears Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Tears
12  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
A.Winbush, R.Isley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | T-Neck
9
Az Yet Last Night Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Last Night
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, K.Andes
Producer(s):
Babyface, M.Warren
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
10
Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage Nobody Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Nobody
Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, F.Scott
Producer(s):
K.Sweat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
11
Luther Vandross I Can Make It Better Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Can Make It Better
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Producer(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | LV
12
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")
30  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
2
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
13
Maxwell Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)
11  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Musze, Shur
Producer(s):
Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
14
Johnny Gill Let's Get The Mood Right Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Let's Get The Mood Right
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
K.Andes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
15
Curtis Mayfield New World Order Billboard Adult R&B Songs
New World Order
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Mayfield, B.Fleming, R.Thomas
Producer(s):
C.Mayfield, B.Fleming, C.Glover, R.Woods
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
BeBe & CeCe Winans Feels Like Heaven (With You) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Feels Like Heaven (With You)
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Sparrow
17
En Vogue Don't Let Go (Love) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Don't Let Go (Love)
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
6
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
18
Dru Hill Tell Me Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Tell Me
18  Last
18  Peak
15  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Brown, M.Davis, A.Cantrall
Producer(s):
S.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
19
Montell Jordan Falling Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Falling
22  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
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
20
BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) No Diggity Billboard Adult R&B Songs
No Diggity
BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
19  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
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
21
Tina Turner Featuring Barry White In Your Wildest Dreams Billboard Adult R&B Songs
In Your Wildest Dreams
Tina Turner Featuring Barry White
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Knight, M.Chapman
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
22
Tina Turner Something Beautiful Remains Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Something Beautiful Remains
15  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
23
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
23  Peak
Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.DeVeaux, C.Mole
Producer(s):
D.Gamson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
24
Johnnie Taylor Featuring Andia Good Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Good Love
Johnnie Taylor Featuring Andia
24  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.R.Cason
Producer(s):
C.R.Cason
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Malaco
25
Maxwell Sumthin' Sumthin' Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Sumthin' Sumthin'
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
37
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Musze, Ware
Producer(s):
Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
26
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
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.Hewett, D.L.Meyers
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
27
New Edition I'm Still In Love With You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'm Still In Love With You
20  Last
15  Peak
10  Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
10
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
28
Whitney Houston Why Does It Hurt So Bad Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Why Does It Hurt So Bad
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
29
Tony Toni Tone Thinking Of You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Thinking Of You
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Saadiq, D.P.Wiggins, T.C.Riley, D.Blake, G.Archie Jr.
Producer(s):
Tony Toni Tone, Quik, G-One
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
30
Johnny Gill Featuring Roger Troutman It's Your Body Billboard Adult R&B Songs
It's Your Body
Johnny Gill Featuring Roger Troutman
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
31
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Gill
Producer(s):
J.Gill
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
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