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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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
19
WEEKS ON CHART
On Bended Knee
Songwriter(s)
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s)
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label
Motown

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1
Boyz II Men On Bended Knee Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
On Bended Knee
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
2
TLC Creep Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Creep
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin
Producer(s):
D.Austin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
3
Brownstone If You Love Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If You Love Me
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Chambers, N.Gilbert, D.Hall, E.Sermon, K.Madison, P.Smith
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | MJJ
4
BLACKstreet Before I Let You Go Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Before I Let You Go
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, L.F.Sylvers III, M.Riley, Jr., C.Hannibal, D.Hollister, A.Dickey
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
5
Brandy I Wanna Be Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Wanna Be Down
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, K.Jones
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
6
Anita Baker I Apologize Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Apologize
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Baker, B.J.Eastmond, G.Chambers
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond, C.Thompson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
7
Barry White Practice What You Preach Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Practice What You Preach
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.White, G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
B.White, G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective | A&M
8
Mary J. Blige Be Happy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Be Happy
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Blige, A.DelValle, S.Combs, J.C.Olivier
Producer(s):
Diddy, J.C.Olivier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
9
K-Ci Hailey If You Think You're Lonely Now Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If You Think You're Lonely Now
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Womack, P.Motten, R.Griffin
Producer(s):
J.Mtume
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
10
Toni Braxton I Belong To You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Belong To You
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Benford, Spearman, Herbert, T.Braxton, Goring, Miller
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford, Herbert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
11
Mary J. Blige I'm Goin' Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm Goin' Down
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.J.Whitfield
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
12
Soul For Real Candy Rain Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Candy Rain
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Heavy D, T.Robinson, J.C.Olivier, S.J.Barnes
Producer(s):
Heavy D, J.C.Olivier, Red Hot Lover Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
13
Changing Faces Foolin' Around Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Foolin' Around
11  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Spoiled Rotten/Big Beat
14
TLC Red Light Special Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Red Light Special
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
15
Ini Kamoze Here Comes The Hotstepper Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Here Comes The Hotstepper
12  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
I.Kamoze, S.Remi Gibbs, Kenner, Domino, A.Konley, K.Nix
Producer(s):
S.Remi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
B.M.U. (Black Men United) U Will Know Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
U Will Know
14  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D'Angelo, L.Archer
Producer(s):
B.McKnight, D'Angelo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
17
Brandy Baby Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Baby
26  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, K.Jones, R.Patterson
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
Karyn White Can I Stay With You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Can I Stay With You
22  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
19
Jade Every Day Of The Week Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Every Day Of The Week
18  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Armato, R.Jerald, K.Miller, G.Chambers, D.Hall
Producer(s):
R.Jerald, C.Mills
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
20
Subway (Featuring 702) This Lil' Game We Play Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Lil' Game We Play
Subway (Featuring 702)
28  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Biv 10
21
Chante Moore Old School Lovin' Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Old School Lovin'
21  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Moore, P.L.Stewart II, T.Harrell, G.Stewart, M.Stewart
Producer(s):
L.Stewart, K.Harrell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Silas
22
Men At Large Let's Talk About It Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Let's Talk About It
19  Last
16  Peak
18  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
23
Zhane Shame Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Shame
16  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Finch, R.Cross
Producer(s):
M.Chapman, T.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
24
Gerald Levert Can't Help Myself Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Can't Help Myself
24  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
25
Luther Vandross Always And Forever Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Always And Forever
20  Last
18  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Temperton
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | LV
26
The Notorious B.I.G. Big Poppa/Warning Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Big Poppa/Warning
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, B.Bacharach, H.David
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy, Easy Mo Bee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
27
Mary J. Blige My Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
My Life
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
28
N2U I Miss You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Miss You
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Herbert, C.Howard
Producer(s):
V.Herbert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
29
Anita Baker Body & Soul Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Body & Soul
23  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Shipley, R.Nowels
Producer(s):
A.Baker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
30
Boyz II Men I'll Make Love To You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'll Make Love To You
29  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
31
Missjones Where I Wanna Be Boy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Where I Wanna Be Boy
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Jones, R.Bowser
Producer(s):
Ron G
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Step Sun
32
Jewell Woman To Woman Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Woman To Woman
35  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Banks, E.Marion, H.Thigpen
Producer(s):
DJ Quik, G.Archie, Jewell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
33
Scarface I Never Seen A Man Cry Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Never Seen A Man Cry
27  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.T.Jordan, J.Johnson, M.G.Dean
Producer(s):
B.Jordan, N.O.Joe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Noo Trybe | Rap-A-Lot
34
Keith Murray The Most Beautifullest Thing In This World Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
The Most Beautifullest Thing In This World
33  Last
24  Peak
12  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Murray, E.Sermon, C.H.Jasper, E.J.Isley, M.Isley, R.B.Isley, O.Isley, R.Isley
Producer(s):
E.Sermon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
35
Immature Constantly Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Constantly
38  Last
35  Peak
10  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
I.Prince, D.Pearson, J.Powell, T.Beal
Producer(s):
I.Prince, D.Pearson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
36
Heavy D & The Boyz Black Coffee Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Black Coffee
36  Last
13  Peak
25  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
O.S.Harvey,Jr., P.Phillips, Heavy D
Producer(s):
Easy Mo Bee, P.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
37
Howard Hewett This Love Is Forever Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Love Is Forever
41  Last
32  Peak
13  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Cowan, N.Kaniel
Producer(s):
M.Seward, H.Hewett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caliber
38
Kirk Franklin And The Family Why We Sing Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Why We Sing
Kirk Franklin And The Family
39  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospo Centric
39
Trisha Covington Why You Wanna Play Me Out? Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Why You Wanna Play Me Out?
43  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tatum, L.Johnson
Producer(s):
A.Tatum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
40
Tevin Campbell Don't Say Goodbye Girl Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Don't Say Goodbye Girl
37  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.M.Walden, B.Bacharach, S.J.Dakota
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
41
Christopher Williams Dance 4 Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dance 4 Me
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Williams, Mackiln, Middleton
Producer(s):
C.Elliott, H.Middleton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
42
Craig Mack Get Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Get Down
48  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Mack
Producer(s):
Easy Mo Bee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
43
Janet Jackson You Want This Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
You Want This
40  Last
13  Peak
17  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
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
44
Mary J. Blige Mary Jane (All Night Long) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Mary Jane (All Night Long)
42  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.James, M.J.Blige, C.E.Thompson, S.Combs
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
45
Janet Jackson 70's Love Groove Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
70's Love Groove
59  Last
45  Peak
10  Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
46
Keith Sweat (Featuring Kut Klose) Get Up On It Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Get Up On It
Keith Sweat (Featuring Kut Klose)
34  Last
19  Peak
20  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Sweat, F.Scott
Producer(s):
K.Sweat, F.Scott
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
47
BLACKstreet Tonight's The Night Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Tonight's The Night
54  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, T.Lucas, C.Hugo, P.L.Williams, M.Riley, Jr.
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
48
Aaliyah Age Ain't Nothing But A Number Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Age Ain't Nothing But A Number
45  Last
31  Peak
26  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | Blackground
49
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Featuring Eazy-E Foe Tha Love Of $ Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Foe Tha Love Of $
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Featuring Eazy-E
50  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Bone, E.Wright, Yella
Producer(s):
Yella
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relativity | Ruthless
50
Craig Mack Flava In Ya Ear Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Flava In Ya Ear
47  Last
14  Peak
25  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Mack, O.S.Harvey,Jr.
Producer(s):
Easy Mo Bee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
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