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Radio Airplay = R&B/HIP-HOP AIRPLAY

This week's most popular R&B/hip-hop songs, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music.

R&B/HIP-HOP AIRPLAY

The week of
8
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
I Will Always Love You
Songwriter(s)
D.Parton
Producer(s)
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label
Arista

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Whitney Houston I Will Always Love You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Will Always Love You
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Parton
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
2
Portrait Here We Go Again! Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Here We Go Again!
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Saulsbury, E.Kirkland, P.Johnson, S.H.Morris, S.Green
Producer(s):
Portrait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
3
Mary J. Blige Reminisce Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Reminisce
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Greene, D.Hall
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
4
Toni Braxton Love Shoulda Brought You. . . Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love Shoulda Brought You. . .
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Watson, Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
5
Shai If I Ever Fall In Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If I Ever Fall In Love
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Martin
Producer(s):
C.Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Gasoline Alley
6
Hi-Five Quality Time Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Quality Time
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
7
Jade Don't Walk Away Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Don't Walk Away
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
V.G.Benford, R.Spearman
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
8
Mary J. Blige Sweet Thing Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Sweet Thing
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Khan, T.Maiden
Producer(s):
M.Morales, M.C.Rooney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
9
Bobby Brown Get Away Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Get Away
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, B.Belle, T.Haynes, B.Brown, L.Silas,Jr.
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
10
After 7 Baby I'm For Real/Natural High Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Baby I'm For Real/Natural High
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Gaye, A.Gaye, C.McCormick
Producer(s):
D.Simmons, Kayo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
11
Chuckii Booker Games Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Games
12  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Booker, G.Levert, C.J.Anthony
Producer(s):
C.Booker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
12
Alexander O'Neal Love Makes No Sense Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love Makes No Sense
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Tolbert, L.Alexander
Producer(s):
L.Alexander, Prof. T.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Tabu
13
Chante Moore Love's Taken Over Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love's Taken Over
11  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Moore, S.Law
Producer(s):
S.Law, Patches
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Silas
14
Arrested Development Mr. Wendal Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Mr. Wendal
18  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Arrested Development
Producer(s):
Speech
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Chrysalis
15
Bobby Brown Good Enough Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Good Enough
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, LA Reid, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
16
Lo-Key? I Got A Thang 4 Ya! Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Got A Thang 4 Ya!
16  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Alexander, T.Tolbert
Producer(s):
L.Alexander, Prof. T.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
17
En Vogue Give It Up, Turn It Loose Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Give It Up, Turn It Loose
17  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.McElroy, D.Foster
Producer(s):
T.McElroy, D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
18
Wreckx-N-Effect Rump Shaker Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Rump Shaker
15  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Davidson, D.Wynn, E.T.Riley, P.L.Williams, M.Riley, A.Hollis
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley, D.Wynn, A.Davidson, M.Riley, T.Fyffe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
19
Whitney Houston I'm Every Woman Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm Every Woman
22  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Ashford, V.Simpson
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden, D.Cole, R.Clivilles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
20
Silk Happy Days Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Happy Days
20  Last
20  Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, A.Stewart
Producer(s):
K.Sweat, A.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Keia
21
Sade No Ordinary Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
No Ordinary Love
21  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.F.Adu, Matthewman
Producer(s):
Sade
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
Mr. Lee/R. Kelly Hey Love (Can I Have A Word) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Hey Love (Can I Have A Word)
Mr. Lee/R. Kelly
23  Last
19  Peak
15  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Haggard, W.Williams, Sr., S.H.Morris, C.Paul, M.Broadnax
Producer(s):
Mr. Lee, W.Williams, Sr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
23
Shai Comforter Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Comforter
33  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Martin, M.Gay, D.Van Rensalier
Producer(s):
C.Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Gasoline Alley
24
Christopher Williams All I See Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
All I See
25  Last
24  Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed, D.Swing, C.Williams
Producer(s):
D.Swing, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
25
Shabba Ranks (Featuring Johnny Gill) Slow And Sexy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Slow And Sexy
Shabba Ranks (Featuring Johnny Gill)
24  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Harris III, T.S.Lewis, Gordon, Dillon, L.F.Dunbar, Tucker, Law
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, C.Dillon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Stephanie Mills All Day, All Night Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
All Day, All Night
26  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Benford, R.Spearman
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
27
Naughty By Nature Hip Hop Hooray Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Hip Hop Hooray
39  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Naughty By Nature
Producer(s):
Naughty By Nature
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
28
Patti LaBelle All Right Now Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
All Right Now
28  Last
27  Peak
14  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
McKinney, Cutfather, Soulshock, K.Karlin
Producer(s):
Soulshock, Cutfather, Karlin, Mckinney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
29
CeCe Peniston Crazy Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Crazy Love
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Lyter, M.O'Hara, D.Rich
Producer(s):
D.Abraham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
30
Silk Freak Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Freak Me
37  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, R.Murray
Producer(s):
K.Sweat, R.Murray
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Keia
31
Lorenzo Make Love 2 Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Make Love 2 Me
31  Last
29  Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.Scott
Producer(s):
F.Scott, J.Jefferson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Alpha Int'l
32
Digable Planets Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Digable Planets
Producer(s):
Butterfly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Pendulum
33
Chaka Demus & Pliers Murder She Wrote Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Murder She Wrote
34  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Taylor, E.Banner, L.O.Willis
Producer(s):
S. Dunbar, L.Willis, J.Lee, H.Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mango
34
Positive K I Got A Man Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Got A Man
32  Last
32  Peak
12  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Positive K, J.M.Johnson, R.Bautista, B.Miller
Producer(s):
S.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
35
Freddie Jackson Me & Mrs. Jones Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Me & Mrs. Jones
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Gamble, D.Huff, Gilbert
Producer(s):
K.Hairston
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
36
R. Kelly & Public Announcement Dedicated Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dedicated
R. Kelly & Public Announcement
49  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
37
Tevin Campbell Confused Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Confused
43  Last
37  Peak
11  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.West, Al B.Sure!
Producer(s):
Al B.Sure!, K.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
38
SWV I'm So Into You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm So Into You
42  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.A.Morgan
Producer(s):
B.A.Morgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Dr. Dre Nuthin' But A "G" Thang Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Nuthin' But A "G" Thang
44  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.C.Broadus Jr.
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
40
Father M.C. Everything's Gonna Be Alright Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Everything's Gonna Be Alright
38  Last
34  Peak
14  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Father M.C., M.Morales, M.Rooney, D.Johnson
Producer(s):
M.Morales, M.Rooney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
41
Mad Cobra Flex Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Flex
29  Last
17  Peak
20  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Brown, C.Dillon, B.Thompson
Producer(s):
C.Dillon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
42
Whitney Houston I Have Nothing Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Have Nothing
57  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Foster, L.T.Jenner
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
43
Miki Howard Release Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Release Me
41  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Nettlesbey, T.Coffey
Producer(s):
J.Nettlesbey, T.Coffey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
44
Boyz II Men In The Still Of The Nite Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
In The Still Of The Nite
36  Last
19  Peak
15  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.Parris
Producer(s):
Boyz II Men
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
45
Prince And The New Power Generation Damn U Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Damn U
Prince And The New Power Generation
40  Last
36  Peak
13  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Paisley Park
46
Men At Large So Alone Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
So Alone
45  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas, J.Little, E.Banks
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
47
Sade Kiss Of Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Kiss Of Life
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.F.Adu, S.C.Matthewman, A.P.Hale, P.S.Denman
Producer(s):
Sade
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
48
Good Girls It Must Be Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
It Must Be Love
48  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Hudnall, L.Holbdy
Producer(s):
K.Hudnall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
49
The S.O.U.L. S.Y.S.T.E.M. It's Gonna Be A Lovely Day Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
It's Gonna Be A Lovely Day
46  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Withers, Scarborough, Clivilles, Cole, Never, Visage
Producer(s):
R.Clivilles, D.Cole
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
50
The Rude Boys Go Ahead And Cry Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Go Ahead And Cry
50  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas, J.Little III
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
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