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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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WEEKS AT NO. 1
12
WEEKS ON CHART
U + Me (Love Lesson)
Songwriter(s)
M.J.Blige, C.Hinshaw Jr., D.D.Brown, B.Hodge
Producer(s)
B.Alexander
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol
Gains in performance

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Mary J. Blige U + Me (Love Lesson) Billboard Adult R&B Songs
U + Me (Love Lesson)
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Blige, C.Hinshaw Jr., D.D.Brown, B.Hodge
Producer(s):
B.Alexander
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Charlie Wilson Featuring T.I. I'm Blessed Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I'm Blessed
Charlie Wilson Featuring T.I.
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Wilson, E.Ghantous, K.Hetrick, S.Daly, C.C.Battey, M.Wilson, M.Paran, C.J.Harris, Jr.
Producer(s):
E.Ghantous, K.Ketrick, S.Daly, C.Wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | P Music
3
Childish Gambino Redbone Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Redbone
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.M.Glover, L.Goransson
Producer(s):
D.Glover
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
4
Bruno Mars 24K Magic Billboard Adult R&B Songs
24K Magic
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
5
Johnny Gill Featuring Jaheim 5,000 Miles Billboard Adult R&B Songs
5,000 Miles
Johnny Gill Featuring Jaheim
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline/Capitol | J Skillz
6
LeToya Luckett Back 2 Life Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Back 2 Life
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
7
After 7 Runnin' Out Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Runnin' Out
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Rose Works
8
Bruno Mars That's What I Like Billboard Adult R&B Songs
That's What I Like
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown, J.E.Fauntleroy II, J.Yip, R.Romulus, J.Reeves, R.C.McCullough II
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl, Stereotypes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Leela James Don't Want You Back Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Don't Want You Back
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Shesangz
10
Stokley Level Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Level
13  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bluraffe
11
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk I Feel It Coming Billboard Adult R&B Songs
I Feel It Coming
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
12  Last
11  Peak
20  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, T.Bangalter, G. de Homem-Christo, M.McKinney, H.R.Walter, E.Chedeville
Producer(s):
Daft Punk, Doc McKinney, Cirkut, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
12
Daley Featuring Jill Scott Until The Pain Is Gone Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Until The Pain Is Gone
Daley Featuring Jill Scott
16  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | DaleyMusic
13
Maxwell Gods Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Gods
14  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
14
Keith Sweat Featuring Silk Tonight Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Tonight
Keith Sweat Featuring Silk
15  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | Baseline/KDS/RED Associated Labels
15
Yuna Best Love Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Best Love
10  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Verve
16
Joe Lean Into It Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Lean Into It
21  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Plaid Takeover
17
Ro James Burn Slow Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Burn Slow
17  Last
16  Peak
12  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
18
Bell Biv DeVoe Featuring SWV Finally Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Finally
Bell Biv DeVoe Featuring SWV
18  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | The Triangle
19
TLC Featuring Snoop Dogg Way Back Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Way Back
TLC Featuring Snoop Dogg
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
28
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
852 Musiq
20
Chante Moore Real One Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Real One
22  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CM7
21
Mary J. Blige Featuring Kanye West Love Yourself Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love Yourself
Mary J. Blige Featuring Kanye West
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
22
Gregory Porter Featuring Lalah Hathaway Insanity Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Insanity
Gregory Porter Featuring Lalah Hathaway
19  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Blue Note
23
Demetria McKinney Easy Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Easy
25  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | RTD
24
John Legend Surefire Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Surefire
24  Last
21  Peak
12  Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Gallant Weight In Gold Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Weight In Gold
26  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Mind Of A Genius
26
Tamar Braxton My Man Billboard Adult R&B Songs
My Man
29  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Robinson, Jr., C.Rooney, T.Braxton
Producer(s):
B.Robinson, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamartian Land
27
Brian McKnight Forever Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Forever
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SoNo
28
Sevyn Streeter Before I Do Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Before I Do
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Streeter, M.Powell, F.King, B.Harvey, J.Yip, J.Reeves, R.C.McCullough II, R.Romulus, E.J.Isley, M.Isley, O.Isley, R.Isley, R.B.Isley, C.H.Jasper
Producer(s):
Stereotypes, M.Powell, B.Harvey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | CBE
29
Rihanna Love On The Brain Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Love On The Brain
28  Last
24  Peak
17  Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.Ball, J.Angel, R.Fenty
Producer(s):
F.Ball
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
30
Mali Music Gonna Be Alright Billboard Adult R&B Songs
Gonna Be Alright
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.J.Pollard, S.Remi Gibbs, M.Kibble, C.V.McKnight, M.Warren, W.C.Thompson
Producer(s):
S.Remi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
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