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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
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LAST WEEK
18
WEEKS ON CHART
Fabulous
Jaheim Featuring Tha Rayne
Songwriter(s)
K.Gist, E.Berkeley, B.M.Muhammad, M.Brown, V.Carstarphen, G.McFadden, J.Whitehead
Producer(s)
KayGee, E.Berkeley
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
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Jaheim Featuring Tha Rayne Fabulous Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Fabulous
Jaheim Featuring Tha Rayne
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Gist, E.Berkeley, B.M.Muhammad, M.Brown, V.Carstarphen, G.McFadden, J.Whitehead
Producer(s):
KayGee, E.Berkeley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
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Musiq dontchange Billboard Adult R&B Songs
dontchange
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
1
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1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Johnson, C.Haggins, I.Barias, F.Romano
Producer(s):
I.Barias, C.Haggins, Musiq Soulchild
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
3
Syleena Johnson Guess What Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Guess What
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
4
Vivian Green Emotional Rollercoaster Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Emotional Rollercoaster
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.S.Green, E.Roberson, Osunlade
Producer(s):
J.Bervine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Columbia
5
Whitney Houston One Of Those Days Billboard Adult R&B Songs
One Of Those Days
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Briggs, P.Stewart, D.Reynolds, E.J.Isley, M.Isley, K.Isley, R.Isley, R.B.Isley, C.H.Jasper
Producer(s):
She'kspere, P.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
6
Erykah Badu Featuring Common Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop)
Erykah Badu Featuring Common
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Saadiq, E.A.Wright, J.Poyser, R.C.Ozuna, G.Standridge, M.Chinwah, R.L.Lynn
Producer(s):
E.Badu, R.Saadiq
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Fox
7
Heather Headley He Is Billboard Adult R&B Songs
He Is
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Nile, V.J.Smith
Producer(s):
J.Nile, The Phantom
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
8
Tyrese How You Gonna Act Like That Billboard Adult R&B Songs
How You Gonna Act Like That
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Gibson, H.J.Mason, Jr., D.E.Thomas, E.Dawkins
Producer(s):
The Underdogs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
9
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Someone To Love You
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Rooney
Producer(s):
C.Rooney, T.Oliver
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Epic
10
Luther Vandross I'd Rather Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'd Rather
11  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Crawford
Producer(s):
S.Crawford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
11
Aaliyah I Care 4 U Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Care 4 U
13  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Elliott, T.V.Mosley, C.M.Hampton, H.Banks
Producer(s):
Timbaland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
12
Gerald Levert Funny Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Funny
10  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
10
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9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, R.Bowland, F.Brown III, N.McKinney
Producer(s):
G.Levert, R.Bowland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
13
Gerald Levert Closure Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Closure
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, R.Bowland, N.McKinney
Producer(s):
G.Levert, R.Bowland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
14
India.Arie Little Things Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Little Things
12  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.J.Wolinski, A.Fischer, I.Simpson, S.Sanders, A.Roberson
Producer(s):
S.Sanders, I.A.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
15
K-Ci & JoJo This Very Moment Billboard Adult R&B Songs
This Very Moment
17  Last
15  Peak
10  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Owens, D.Dobson
Producer(s):
D.Dobson, T.Owens
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood/MCA
16
Maxwell Lifetime Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Lifetime
16  Last
Peak
83  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
83
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Musze, H.David
Producer(s):
Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Columbia
17
Deborah Cox The Morning After Billboard Adult R&B Songs
The Morning After
15  Last
14  Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Cox, W.S.Campbell II, J.Austin, C.Bereal, K.Bereal, E.Farmer
Producer(s):
W.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
18
Floetry Say Yes Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Say Yes
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Ambrosius, N.Stewart, A.Harris
Producer(s):
A.Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Soljaz/DreamWorks
19
Dru Hill I Should Be... Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Should Be...
18  Last
14  Peak
17  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Featherstone, A.Joyner, J.Askew, M.Featherstone, C.Featherstone, M.Andrews
Producer(s):
RoundTable, KidRow Productions, Sisqo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
20
BLACKstreet Deep Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Deep
20  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, R.Stanard, C.Black
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DreamWorks
21
Kem Love Calls Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love Calls
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Owens
Producer(s):
Kem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Kemistry/Motown
22
Kenny Lattimore & Chante Moore Loveable (From Your Head To Your Toes) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Loveable (From Your Head To Your Toes)
21  Last
19  Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
23
Jeff Majors Featuring Jean Carne Somebody Bigger Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Somebody Bigger
Jeff Majors Featuring Jean Carne
23  Last
23  Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music One | NAS
24
Aaliyah Miss You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Miss You
29  Last
24  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Bishop, J.Austin
Producer(s):
T.Bishop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Blackground
25
Al Jarreau Secrets Of Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Secrets Of Love
27  Last
21  Peak
21  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Verve | GRP
26
Toni Braxton A Better Man Billboard Adult R&B Songs
A Better Man
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
27
Joe Featuring Mr. Cheeks That Girl Billboard Adult R&B Songs
That Girl
Joe Featuring Mr. Cheeks
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

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Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
Joe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
28
Next Imagine That Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Imagine That
25  Last
19  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Gist, D.Lighty, E.Ferrell, RL, K.McCord
Producer(s):
KayGee, D.Lighty
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
29
Angie Stone & Joe More Than A Woman Billboard Adult R&B Songs
More Than A Woman
Angie Stone & Joe
30  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Ferrell, D.Lighty, C.Lighty, B.M.Muhammad, C.Richardson
Producer(s):
Eddie F., D.Lighty
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
30
The Sounds Of Blackness Don't You Ever Give Up Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Don't You Ever Give Up
24  Last
21  Peak
14  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sounds Of Blackness
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