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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
20
WEEKS ON CHART
Dance With My Father
Songwriter(s)
L.Vandross, R.Marx
Producer(s)
L.Vandross
Imprint/Promotion Label
RMG | J

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Luther Vandross Dance With My Father Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Dance With My Father
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, R.Marx
Producer(s):
L.Vandross
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
2
Kem Love Calls Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love Calls
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Owens
Producer(s):
Kem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Kemistry/Motown
3
Heather Headley I Wish I Wasn't Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Wish I Wasn't
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, J.Q.Wright
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
4
Tamia Officially Missing You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Officially Missing You
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
7 Auerlius
Producer(s):
7 Aurelius
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
5
Jaheim Put That Woman First Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Put That Woman First
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

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
6
R. Kelly Step In The Name Of Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Step In The Name Of Love
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
7
Javier Crazy Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Crazy
Javier
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Rogers, C.Sturken, J.Colon
Producer(s):
E.Rogers, C.Sturken, A.Slater
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
8
Aretha Franklin The Only Thing Missin' Billboard Adult R&B Songs
The Only Thing Missin'
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Taylor, G.Chambers, M.Davis, R.Williams
Producer(s):
T.Taylor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
9
Ruben Studdard Superstar Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Superstar
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Bramlett, L.Russell
Producer(s):
J.McMillan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
10
Dwele Find A Way Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Find A Way
10  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Gardner, G.Gardner,Jr.
Producer(s):
G-1
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
11
Gerald Levert U Got That Love (Call It A Night) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
U Got That Love (Call It A Night)
16  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
12
Kindred The Family Soul Far Away Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Far Away
12  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.Dantzler, A.Graydon, E.Perry
Producer(s):
E.Perry, Kindred The Family Soul, D.Ivory
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Hidden Beach/Epic
13
Floetry Say Yes Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Say Yes
11  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Ambrosius, N.Stewart, A.Harris
Producer(s):
A.Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Soljaz/DreamWorks
14
Smokie Norful I Need You Now Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Need You Now
14  Last
13  Peak
24  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Norful
Producer(s):
D.Allen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Gospel
15
Rhian Benson Say How I Feel Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Say How I Feel
13  Last
13  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Benson
Producer(s):
J.Poyser, R.Benson, C.Danforth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DKG
16
R. Kelly I'll Never Leave Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'll Never Leave
17  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
17
Floetry Getting Late Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Getting Late
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Ambrosius, N.Stewart, V.Davis
Producer(s):
V.Davis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DreamWorks | Soljaz
18
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley & JS Busted Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Busted
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley & JS
15  Last
15  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DreamWorks
19
Brian McKnight Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda
18  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.McKnight, H.J.Mason, Jr., D.E.Thomas, E.Dawkins, T.Dixon
Producer(s):
The Underdogs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
20
Jaheim Backtight Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Backtight
27  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Hogges, E.Williams, L.Singletary, J.Drakesford, J.Hoagland, V.Carstarphen, G.McFadden, K.Gamble, J.Whitehead
Producer(s):
W.Hogges, E.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
21
Calvin Richardson Keep On Pushin' Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Keep On Pushin'
22  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
22
Monica So Gone Billboard Adult R&B Songs
So Gone
19  Last
19  Peak
17  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Elliott, K.Cunningham, J.Rye, Z.Ahmonuel
Producer(s):
M.Elliott, Spike & Jamahl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
23
Anthony Hamilton Comin' From Where I'm From Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Comin' From Where I'm From
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Hamilton, M.Batson
Producer(s):
M.Batson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
24
Vivian Green What Is Love? Billboard Adult R&B Songs
What Is Love?
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.S.Green, E.Roberson, Osunlade, J.Sample
Producer(s):
J.Bervine, Osunlade
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Columbia
25
Jeffrey Osborne Rest Of Our Lives Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Rest Of Our Lives
25  Last
11  Peak
22  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Osborne, M.Freeman
Producer(s):
J.Osborne, S.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Jay Oz
26
Beyonce Featuring Jay Z Crazy In Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Crazy In Love
Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
29  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Knowles Carter, R.Harrison, S.C.Carter, E.Record
Producer(s):
R.Harrison, B.Knowles Carter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SUM | Columbia
27
Tyrese Signs Of Love Makin' Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Signs Of Love Makin'
23  Last
20  Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Gibson, H.J.Mason, Jr., D.E.Thomas
Producer(s):
The Underdogs, T.Gibson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
28
The Manhattans Turn Out The Stars Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Turn Out The Stars
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Love Lee
29
Ann Nesby Make Me Better Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Make Me Better
30  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
It's Time Child
30
Syleena Johnson Faithful To You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Faithful To You
28  Last
16  Peak
18  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Johnson, D.Bastiany
Producer(s):
Bastiany
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
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