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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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
15
WEEKS ON CHART
Lake By The Ocean
Songwriter(s)
Musze, H.David
Producer(s)
H.David, Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia

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1
Maxwell Lake By The Ocean Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Lake By The Ocean
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Musze, H.David
Producer(s):
H.David, Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Anthony Hamilton Amen Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Amen
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Hamilton, S.Remi Gibbs, J.Poyser
Producer(s):
S.Remi, J.Poyser
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
3
Jill Scott Can't Wait Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Can't Wait
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Scott, A.Harris, Sir D.Farris
Producer(s):
A.Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Blues Babe
4
Guordan Banks Keep You In Mind Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Keep You In Mind
Last
Peak
36  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Banks
Producer(s):
K.Roosevelt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bank On It
5
Ro James Permission Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Permission
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Coby, K.Lucas, R.Tucker, M.N.Simmonds, W.Hutchinson
Producer(s):
S o u n d Z
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
6
Yuna Featuring Usher Crush Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Crush
Yuna Featuring Usher
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Y.Zarai, M.Robinson, B.K.Warfield, U.Raymond IV
Producer(s):
Fisticuffs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Verve
7
Lalah Hathaway Angel Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Angel
Last
Peak
45  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Hathaway
8
Alicia Keys In Common Billboard Adult R&B Songs
In Common
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Alicia Keys, Ilangelo, T.M.Parks, W.T.Walsh
Producer(s):
Illangelo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
9
Johnny Gill Featuring New Edition This One's For Me And You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
This One's For Me And You
Johnny Gill Featuring New Edition
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline/Capitol | J Skillz
10
Jaheim Struggle Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Struggle Love
10  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Julie's Dream/Primary Wave
11
Eric Benet Sunshine Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Sunshine
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Jordan House/Primary Wave
12
Musiq Soulchild I Do Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Do
12  Last
11  Peak
23  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | My Block
13
Janet Dammn Baby Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Dammn Baby
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, J.Harrison, T.S.Lewis, D.A.Abernathy, Jr.
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Rhythm Nation
14
Erykah Badu Phone Down Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Phone Down
15  Last
14  Peak
25  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Control Freaq/Motown
15
Tyrese Waiting On You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Waiting On You
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline/Capitol | Voltron Recordz
16
Gregory Porter Featuring Kem Holding On Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Holding On
Gregory Porter Featuring Kem
16  Last
16  Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Blue Note
17
Chrisette Michele Unbreakable Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Unbreakable
18  Last
17  Peak
19  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline/Capitol | Four Kings/RiCH HiPSTER
18
Corinne Bailey Rae Green Aphrodisiac Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Green Aphrodisiac
19  Last
18  Peak
18  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
19
Fantasia Sleeping With The One I Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Sleeping With The One I Love
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
20
After 7 Let Me Know Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Let Me Know
22  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Rose Works
21
Tito Jackson Get It Baby Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Get It Baby
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play It Right
22
Tyrese Featuring Tank Prior To You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Prior To You
Tyrese Featuring Tank
21  Last
20  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline/Capitol | Voltron Recordz
23
BJ The Chicago Kid Woman's World Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Woman's World
26  Last
20  Peak
21  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Motown
24
Andra Day Gold Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Gold
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Buskin
25
Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla One Dance Billboard Adult R&B Songs
One Dance
Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, P. Jefferies, N.J.Shebib, A.I.Balogun, K.R.Smith
Producer(s):
Nineteen85, WizKid, 40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
26
MAJOR. Why I Love You Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Why I Love You
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BOE
27
Vivian Green Grown Folks Music [Work] Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Grown Folks Music [Work]
27  Last
21  Peak
20  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Make Noise
28
V. Bozeman Go Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Go
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Mosley
29
Will Downing Everything I Miss At Home Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Everything I Miss At Home
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
30
Dave Hollister Definition Of A Woman Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Definition Of A Woman
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
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