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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
2
LAST WEEK
3
WEEKS ON CHART
That's The Way Love Goes
Songwriter(s)
J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s)
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol | Virgin
Gains in performance

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Janet Jackson That's The Way Love Goes Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
That's The Way Love Goes
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
2
Silk Freak Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Freak Me
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, R.Murray
Producer(s):
K.Sweat, R.Murray
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Keia
3
SWV Weak Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Weak
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.A.Morgan
Producer(s):
B.A.Morgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
4
H-Town Knockin' Da Boots Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Knockin' Da Boots
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Shazam, Dino, GI, Stick, R.Troutman
Producer(s):
B.Burrell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Luke
5
SWV I'm So Into You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm So Into You
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.A.Morgan
Producer(s):
B.A.Morgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Men At Large So Alone Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
So Alone
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas, J.Little, E.Banks
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
7
Whitney Houston I Have Nothing Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Have Nothing
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Foster, L.T.Jenner
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
8
Jade Don't Walk Away Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Don't Walk Away
11  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
V.G.Benford, R.Spearman
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
9
R. Kelly & Public Announcement Dedicated Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dedicated
R. Kelly & Public Announcement
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
10
Michael Jackson Who Is It Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Who Is It
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
M.Jackson, B.Bottrell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
11
Sade Kiss Of Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Kiss Of Life
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.F.Adu, S.C.Matthewman, A.P.Hale, P.S.Denman
Producer(s):
Sade
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
12
Shai Comforter Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Comforter
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Martin, M.Gay, D.Van Rensalier
Producer(s):
C.Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Gasoline Alley
13
Luther Vandross Little Miracles Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Little Miracles
22  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Producer(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
14
Regina Belle If I Could Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If I Could
14  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Miller, K.Hirsch, M.Sharron
Producer(s):
N.Martinelli
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
Johnny Gill The Floor Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
The Floor
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
16
Bobby Brown That's The Way Love Is Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
That's The Way Love Is
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, D.Shipp, A.Davidson, B.Brown
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
17
Mary J. Blige Love No Limit Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love No Limit
23  Last
17  Peak
22  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Hall, K.Greene
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
18
Chante Moore It's Alright Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
It's Alright
21  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Moore, V.Benford
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Silas
19
Christopher Williams Every Little Thing U Do Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Every Little Thing U Do
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Williams, 3 Boys From Newark
Producer(s):
3 Boys From Newark
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
20
Naughty By Nature Hip Hop Hooray Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Hip Hop Hooray
16  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Naughty By Nature
Producer(s):
Naughty By Nature
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
21
Dr. Dre Nuthin' But A "G" Thang Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Nuthin' But A "G" Thang
19  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.C.Broadus Jr.
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
22
Ice Cube It Was A Good Day Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
It Was A Good Day
24  Last
21  Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.Jackson, Isley Brothers, C.H.Jasper, A.Goodman, W.Robinson
Producer(s):
DJ Pooh
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
23
Silk Lose Control Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Lose Control
31  Last
23  Peak
13  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Keia
24
Levert Good Ol' Days Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Good Ol' Days
25  Last
21  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, M.Gordon
Producer(s):
G.Levert, M.Gordon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
25
Lo-Key? Sweet On U Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Sweet On U
18  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Alexander, T.Tolbert
Producer(s):
L.Alexander, Prof. T.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
26
Portrait Honey Dip Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Honey Dip
26  Last
16  Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Portrait
Producer(s):
Portrait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
27
BLACKstreet (Featuring Teddy Riley) Baby Be Mine Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Baby Be Mine
BLACKstreet (Featuring Teddy Riley)
30  Last
27  Peak
10  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, J.Stonestreet
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
28
After 7 Can He Love U Like This Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Can He Love U Like This
27  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Simmons, A.Reid
Producer(s):
D.Simmons, Kayo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
29
Levert abc-123 Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
abc-123
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas, T.Scott
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
30
Tene Williams Give Him A Love He Can Feel Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Give Him A Love He Can Feel
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Mcallister, D.Rush
Producer(s):
S.Hurley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Pendulum
31
En Vogue Love Don't Love You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love Don't Love You
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.McElroy, D.Foster
Producer(s):
T.McElroy, D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
32
Lorenzo I Can't Stand The Pain Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Can't Stand The Pain
33  Last
32  Peak
10  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Anderson, S.Carswell
Producer(s):
F.Scott, J.Jefferson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Alpha International
33
Big Bub Tellin' Me Stories Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Tellin' Me Stories
36  Last
33  Peak
12  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Middleton, L.Drakeford
Producer(s):
Down Low Productions
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
34
Alexander O'Neal In The Middle Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
In The Middle
40  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Coffey, J.Nettlesbey
Producer(s):
J.Nettlesbey, T.Coffey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Tabu
35
Sybil You're The Love Of My Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
You're The Love Of My Life
34  Last
32  Peak
10  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Toby, Sybil, Gamble, D.Huff
Producer(s):
E.Nelson, Stock, Waterman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Next Plateau/London-Sire
36
Dr. Dre Dre Day Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dre Day
50  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Young, C.C.Broadus Jr., C.Wolfe
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
37
Intro Love Thang Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love Thang
37  Last
31  Peak
16  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Greene, E.Ferrell, N.Hodge
Producer(s):
Eddie F., N.Hodge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
38
Gerald Alston Send For Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Send For Me
44  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Dees, R.Kersey
Producer(s):
N.Martinelli
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
39
Penny Ford Daydreaming Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Daydreaming
47  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
P.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
40
Intro Let Me Be The One Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Let Me Be The One
41  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Greene, D.Hall, H.Bohannon
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
41
Prince Markie Dee And The Soul Convention Typical Reasons (Swing My Way) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Typical Reasons (Swing My Way)
39  Last
39  Peak
12  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Johnson, Morales, Rooney, Calhoun
Producer(s):
Morales, Rooney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
42
Paperboy Ditty Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Ditty
42  Last
37  Peak
11  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Ferguson, S.Clark, Johnson, Troutman
Producer(s):
Rhythm D.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Next Plateau/FFRR
43
II D Extreme Cry No More Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Cry No More
55  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.White, K.Jackson, D.Wiley
Producer(s):
R.White, K.Jackson, D.Wiley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Gasoline Alley
44
Walter & Scotty I Want To Know Your Name Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Want To Know Your Name
43  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Gamble, L.A.Huff
Producer(s):
A.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
45
Robin S. Show Me Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Show Me Love
53  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.George, F.C.McFarlane
Producer(s):
A.George, F.McFarlane
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Beat
46
Run-D.M.C. Down With The King Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Down With The King
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Simmons, McDaniels, Phillips, Penn, Rado, Ragni, McDermott
Producer(s):
P.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
47
U.N.V. Something's Goin' On Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Something's Goin' On
46  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Powe, D.Peete, J.Clay
Producer(s):
J.Penn II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick/Sire
48
Jade One Woman Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
One Woman
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Benford, R.Spearman
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
49
Jodeci Let's Go Through The Motions Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Let's Go Through The Motions
45  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Swing, C.Elliott
Producer(s):
D.Swing
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
50
Vertical Hold Seems You're Much Too Busy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Seems You're Much Too Busy
59  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Stone, K.Khaleel
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
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