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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
21
WEEKS ON CHART
Thank You
Songwriter(s)
J.Duplessis, A.D.B.A.Thiam, A.Altino, A.Dunkely, D.F.Edwards, T.D.Richardson
Producer(s)
J.Duplessis, A.Altino, A.Dunkley
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic | Home School
Gains in performance

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Estelle Thank You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Thank You
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Duplessis, A.D.B.A.Thiam, A.Altino, A.Dunkely, D.F.Edwards, T.D.Richardson
Producer(s):
J.Duplessis, A.Altino, A.Dunkley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Home School
2
Beyonce Love On Top Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love On Top
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Knowles Carter, T.Nash, R.S.Taylor
Producer(s):
B.Knowles Carter, R.S.Taylor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
3
Eric Benet Real Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Real Love
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Benet, G.Nash,Jr.
Producer(s):
E.Benet, G.Nash,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Primary Wave/Jordan House
4
R. Kelly Share My Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Share My Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
Anthony Hamilton Woo Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Woo
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Hamilton, Babyface, A.Dixon, JQue, B.Coleman
Producer(s):
Babyface, A.Dixon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
6
Robin Thicke Love After War Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love After War
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Thicke, Max
Producer(s):
Thicke, Pro J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Star Trak/Geffen
7
Kem You're On My Mind Billboard Adult R&B Songs
You're On My Mind
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Owens
Producer(s):
Kem, R.Rideout
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
8
Tank Next Breath Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Next Breath
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Tank, C.Umana, K.McCall Jr., S.Bush, M.Powell, B.G.Nelson
Producer(s):
C.Umana, Tank, The Composer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | MoGame/Song Dynasty
9
Jill Scott Blessed Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Blessed
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Scott, A.Harris, V.Davis
Producer(s):
Dre, Vidal
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blues Babe
10
SWV Co-Sign Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Co-Sign
10  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Lamb, T.Osborne
Producer(s):
Lamb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Mass Appeal
11
Mary J. Blige Featuring Drake Mr. Wrong Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Mr. Wrong
Mary J. Blige Featuring Drake
12  Last
11  Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.G.Scheffer, Rico Love, D.Morris, K.Gamble, L.A.Huff, C.Gilbert, A.Graham
Producer(s):
Jim Jonsin, Rico Love
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Matriarch/Geffen
12
Monica & Brandy It All Belongs To Me Billboard Adult R&B Songs
It All Belongs To Me
Monica & Brandy
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Rico Love, E.Hood, E.Goudy II
Producer(s):
Rico Love, Earl And E
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
Tyrese Nothing On You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Nothing On You
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Gibson, K.A.J.Dean, M.Harris, H.Atkins, A.Smith, B.Hodge
Producer(s):
B.Alexander
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Voltron Recordz
14
Ruben Studdard June 28th (I'm Single) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
June 28th (I'm Single)
16  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Studdard, H.S.Lilly, Jr., E.Williams, P.Hayes, B.Strong, N.J.Whitfield
Producer(s):
E.Williams, H.Lilly, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
15
Ledisi Bravo Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Bravo
14  Last
14  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Kelly, J.Webb Jr.
Producer(s):
Jon Jon Traxx
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Verve | Verve Forecast
16
Jennifer Hudson & Ne-Yo Featuring Rick Ross Think Like A Man Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Think Like A Man
Jennifer Hudson & Ne-Yo Featuring Rick Ross
22  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.D.Samuels, C.Harrell, S.C.Smith, A.S.Lambert, E.Bellinger, W.L.Roberts II
Producer(s):
H-Money
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
17
Tamia Beautiful Surprise Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Beautiful Surprise
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Hill, C.Kelly, S.Remi Gibbs
Producer(s):
S.Remi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Plus 1
18
John Legend Featuring Ludacris Tonight (Best You Ever Had) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Tonight (Best You Ever Had)
John Legend Featuring Ludacris
23  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
John Legend, M.J.Pimentel, A.Arthur, C.Reilly, K.Justice, C.B.Bridges
Producer(s):
Phatboiz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
19
Johnny Gill It Would Be You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
It Would Be You
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Neverson, T.Taylor, P.Hayes
Producer(s):
T.Taylor, Guitar Boy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Notifi | J Skillz
20
Mary Mary Go Get It Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Go Get It
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.E.Atkins-Campbell, E.M.Atkins-Campbell, W.S.Campbell II
Producer(s):
W.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | My Block
21
K'Jon Will You Be There Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Will You Be There
18  Last
18  Peak
12  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Johnson
Producer(s):
K'Jon, L.Paul
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie | Up&Up
22
Usher Climax Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Climax
26  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
U.Raymond IV, T.W.Pentz, A.Rechtshaid, J.Najera, S.Fenton
Producer(s):
Diplo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
23
Anthony Hamilton Pray For Me Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Pray For Me
27  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Hamilton, Babyface, A.Dixon, JQue
Producer(s):
Babyface, A.Dixon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
24
Q Parker Show You How Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Show You How
21  Last
21  Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
JQue
Producer(s):
K.A.J.Dean, JQue
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Malaco | NeWFAM
25
Keith Sweat Featuring Johnny Gill & Gerald Levert Knew It All Along Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Knew It All Along
Keith Sweat Featuring Johnny Gill & Gerald Levert
33  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, A.Durham
Producer(s):
A.Durham, K.Sweat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | The Sweat Hotel
26
Trey Songz Sex Ain't Better Than Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Sex Ain't Better Than Love
37  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Neverson, T.Taylor, E.Hudson, E.Lewis, N.McDowell, E.Miles, A.Clifton, S.Fenton
Producer(s):
T.Taylor, E.Hudson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Songbook
27
Urban Mystic Name On It Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Name On It
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Boyd, Y.Barker
Producer(s):
Pooh Bear, The Audibles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SoBe
28
Robert Glasper Experiment Featuring Musiq Soulchild & Chrisette Michele Ah Yeah Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Ah Yeah
Robert Glasper Experiment Featuring Musiq Soulchild & Chrisette Michele
28  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Johnson, C.M.Payne, R.Glasper, D.H.Hodges
Producer(s):
R.Glasper, B.M.Cox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Blue Note
29
Boyz II Men One More Dance Billboard Adult R&B Songs
One More Dance
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MSM | Benchmark Entertainment
30
Esperanza Spalding With Special Guest Algebra Blessett Black Gold Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Black Gold
Esperanza Spalding With Special Guest Algebra Blessett
30  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Montuno/Heads Up
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