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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
3
LAST WEEK
17
WEEKS ON CHART
Seven Whole Days
Songwriter(s)
Not Listed
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Arista | LaFace
Gains in performance

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Toni Braxton Seven Whole Days Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Seven Whole Days
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
2
Jodeci Cry For You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Cry For You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Swing
Producer(s):
D.Swing
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
3
Tevin Campbell Can We Talk Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Can We Talk
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
Babyface, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
4
Xscape Understanding Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Understanding
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.L.Seal, Jr.
Producer(s):
J.Dupri, M.Seal
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | So So Def
5
Zhane Groove Thang Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Groove Thang
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Neufville, Naughty By Nature, Rushen, Mims
Producer(s):
Naughty By Nature
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Illtown
6
Babyface Never Keeping Secrets Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Never Keeping Secrets
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface, LA Reid, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
7
Tony Toni Tone (Lay Your Head On My) Pillow Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
(Lay Your Head On My) Pillow
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Christian, D.Wiggins, R.Wiggins
Producer(s):
Tony Toni Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wing
8
R. Kelly Bump N' Grind Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Bump N' Grind
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
9
Tevin Campbell Shhh Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Shhh
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
10
Mint Condition U Send Me Swingin' Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
U Send Me Swingin'
12  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Lewis
Producer(s):
Mint Condition
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective
11
SWV Always On My Mind Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Always On My Mind
11  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.A.Morgan, R.Wilson, O.Scott
Producer(s):
B.A.Morgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
12
Mary J. Blige You Don't Have To Worry Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
You Don't Have To Worry
13  Last
12  Peak
17  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Greene, Ferrell, Kornegay, Whittington, Brown, Wesley, Bobbitt
Producer(s):
Eddie F.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
13
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue Whatta Man Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Whatta Man
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue
24  Last
13  Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.E.Azor, D.Crawford, C.James
Producer(s):
H.Azor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Next Plateau
14
CeCe Peniston I'm In The Mood Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm In The Mood
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Nikolas, B.Sibley, Soulshock, K.Karlin, Cutfather
Producer(s):
Soulshock, Karlin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective | A&M
15
Jody Watley When A Man Loves A Woman Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
When A Man Loves A Woman
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Watley, L.Campbell
Producer(s):
Art & Rhythm
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
16
Domino Getto Jam Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Getto Jam
17  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Domino, K.Gilliam
Producer(s):
DJ Battlecat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
WORK | Outburst/Def Jam
17
Salt-N-Pepa Shoop Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Shoop
10  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Sparks, James, Denton, Roberts, Turner
Producer(s):
M.Sparks, C.James
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Next Plateau/London-Sire
18
Hi-Five Never Should've Let You Go Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Never Should've Let You Go
18  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.F.White
Producer(s):
Joe, K.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
19
Janet Jackson Because Of Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Because Of Love
23  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
20
Toni Braxton Breathe Again Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Breathe Again
15  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
21
Eternal Stay Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Stay
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Stevens, B.Khozouri
Producer(s):
N.Lowis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
22
Queen Latifah U.N.I.T.Y. Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
U.N.I.T.Y.
16  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Owens, J.Sample
Producer(s):
KayGee, Mufi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
23
Intro Come Inside Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Come Inside
19  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Greene, C.Wike, N.Hodge
Producer(s):
N.Hodge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
24
Chantay Savage Betcha'll Never Find Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Betcha'll Never Find
22  Last
22  Peak
16  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Savage, S.Hurley
Producer(s):
S.Hurley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ID
25
Jodeci Feenin' Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Feenin'
30  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Swing
Producer(s):
D.Swing
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
26
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly The Morning After Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
The Morning After
27  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
F.Beverly
Producer(s):
F.Beverly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
27
Xscape Just Kickin' It Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Just Kickin' It
20  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, M.L.Seal, Jr.
Producer(s):
J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | So So Def
28
Tony Toni Tone Anniversary Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Anniversary
29  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Wiggins, C.Wheeler
Producer(s):
Tony Toni Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wing
29
Shabba Ranks Featuring Patra And Terri & Monica Family Affair (From "Addams Family Values") Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Family Affair (From "Addams Family Values")
Shabba Ranks Featuring Patra And Terri & Monica
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Stewart
Producer(s):
S.Remi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Atlas
30
Johnny Gill Quiet Time To Play Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Quiet Time To Play
31  Last
30  Peak
18  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, M.Horton
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
31
Mariah Carey Hero Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Hero
26  Last
10  Peak
18  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, W.Afanasieff
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff, M.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
32
R. Kelly Your Body's Callin' Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Your Body's Callin'
34  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
33
Bobby Brown (Duet With Whitney Houston) Something In Common Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Something In Common
Bobby Brown (Duet With Whitney Houston)
35  Last
30  Peak
34  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
34
Color Me Badd Time And Chance Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Time And Chance
28  Last
13  Peak
16  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.D.S.Jordan, Color Me Badd, M.Denard
Producer(s):
DJ Pooh
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
35
SWV Right Here (Human Nature) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Right Here (Human Nature)
38  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.A.Morgan, J.Bettis, S.Porcaro, G.Parker, K.Ortiz, G.Gomez
Producer(s):
B.A.Morgan, G.Parker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
36
Zhane Hey Mr. D.J. Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Hey Mr. D.J.
33  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Gist, Brown, Criss, Zhane, Bahr, Ware, Grey
Producer(s):
Naughty By Nature
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Flavor Unit
37
Intro Ribbon In The Sky Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Ribbon In The Sky
48  Last
23  Peak
35  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
N.Hodge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
38
Eric Gable Process Of Elimination Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Process Of Elimination
44  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Warren, Y.T.Style
Producer(s):
Christian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
39
2Pac Keep Ya Head Up Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Keep Ya Head Up
37  Last
11  Peak
17  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Shakur, D.Anderson, R.Troutman, S.Vincent
Producer(s):
D.J.Daryl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Interscope
40
Blackgirl Krazy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Krazy
47  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Allen, M.Dailey
Producer(s):
D.Allen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Kaper
41
Mariah Carey Dreamlover Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dreamlover
36  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, D.Hall
Producer(s):
M.Carey, D.Hall, W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
42
Jade Looking For Mr. Do Right Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Looking For Mr. Do Right
40  Last
20  Peak
17  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Stewart
Producer(s):
A.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
43
Keith Washington Believe That Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Believe That
45  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
44
All-4-One So Much In Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
So Much In Love
55  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Jackson, Straigis, Williams
Producer(s):
G.St.Clair, T.o'brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Blitzz
45
A Tribe Called Quest Award Tour Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Award Tour
41  Last
31  Peak
13  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Q-Tip, A.S.Jones-Muhammed, M.I.Taylor
Producer(s):
A Tribe Called Quest
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
46
Snoop Doggy Dogg Gin And Juice Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Gin And Juice
54  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.C.Broadus Jr., A.Young
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
47
DRS Gangsta Lean Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Gangsta Lean
42  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Jackson, E.J.Turner, T.Carter
Producer(s):
C.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
48
Freddie Jackson Make Love Easy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Make Love Easy
43  Last
30  Peak
14  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Laurence
Producer(s):
P.Laurence
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
49
Joe The One For Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
The One For Me
51  Last
47  Peak
12  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Miller, Joe, D.T.Gerrell
Producer(s):
Joe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
50
Brian McKnight After The Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
After The Love
53  Last
50  Peak
11  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.McKnight, B.Barnes
Producer(s):
B.McKnight
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
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