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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
19
WEEKS ON CHART
How You Gonna Act Like That
Songwriter(s)
T.Gibson, H.J.Mason, Jr., D.E.Thomas, E.Dawkins
Producer(s)
The Underdogs
Imprint/Promotion Label
RMG | J
Gains in performance

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Tyrese How You Gonna Act Like That Billboard Adult R&B Songs
How You Gonna Act Like That
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
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
2
Syleena Johnson Guess What Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Guess What
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
3
Jaheim Featuring Tha Rayne Fabulous Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Fabulous
Jaheim Featuring Tha Rayne
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

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
4
Vivian Green Emotional Rollercoaster Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Emotional Rollercoaster
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.S.Green, E.Roberson, Osunlade
Producer(s):
J.Bervine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Columbia
5
Musiq dontchange Billboard Adult R&B Songs
dontchange
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
5
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2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
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
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
27  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
27
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
Gerald Levert Closure Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Closure
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Weeks
8
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9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
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
8
Whitney Houston One Of Those Days Billboard Adult R&B Songs
One Of Those Days
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
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
9
Floetry Say Yes Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Say Yes
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
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15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Ambrosius, N.Stewart, A.Harris
Producer(s):
A.Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Soljaz/DreamWorks
10
Heather Headley He Is Billboard Adult R&B Songs
He Is
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Nile, V.J.Smith
Producer(s):
J.Nile, The Phantom
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
11
K-Ci & JoJo This Very Moment Billboard Adult R&B Songs
This Very Moment
10  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Owens, D.Dobson
Producer(s):
D.Dobson, T.Owens
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood/MCA
12
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Someone To Love You
14  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Rooney
Producer(s):
C.Rooney, T.Oliver
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Epic
13
Luther Vandross I'd Rather Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'd Rather
12  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Crawford
Producer(s):
S.Crawford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
14
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley What Would You Do? Billboard Adult R&B Songs
What Would You Do?
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
19  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DreamWorks
15
Gerald Levert Funny Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Funny
13  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
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
16
India.Arie Little Things Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Little Things
17  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
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
17
Brian McKnight Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda
24  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.McKnight, H.J.Mason, Jr., D.E.Thomas, E.Dawkins, T.Dixon
Producer(s):
The Underdogs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
18
Kem Love Calls Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love Calls
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Owens
Producer(s):
Kem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Kemistry/Motown
19
Maxwell Lifetime Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Lifetime
16  Last
Peak
86  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Musze, H.David
Producer(s):
Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Columbia
20
Aaliyah I Care 4 U Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Care 4 U
15  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Elliott, T.V.Mosley, C.M.Hampton, H.Banks
Producer(s):
Timbaland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
21
Dru Hill I Should Be... Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Should Be...
18  Last
14  Peak
20  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
20
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
22
BLACKstreet Deep Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Deep
21  Last
19  Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, R.Stanard, C.Black
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DreamWorks
23
Aaliyah Miss You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Miss You
23  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Bishop, J.Austin
Producer(s):
T.Bishop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Blackground
24
Joe Featuring Mr. Cheeks That Girl Billboard Adult R&B Songs
That Girl
Joe Featuring Mr. Cheeks
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
Joe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
25
Deborah Cox The Morning After Billboard Adult R&B Songs
The Morning After
22  Last
14  Peak
15  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
15
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
26
Jeff Majors Featuring Jean Carne Somebody Bigger Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Somebody Bigger
Jeff Majors Featuring Jean Carne
25  Last
23  Peak
19  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music One | NAS
27
Tony Terry In My Heart Billboard Adult R&B Songs
In My Heart
31  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Golden Boy
28
R. Kelly Ignition Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Ignition
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
29
Kim Waters You Know That I Love You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
You Know That I Love You
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
30
Jaheim Put That Woman First Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Put That Woman First
33  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Gist, D.Bingham, B.M.Muhammad, C.Lighty, M.Brown, J.Hoagland, W.Bell, B.T.Jones
Producer(s):
KayGee, D.Bingham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
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