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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
17
WEEKS ON CHART
If You Love Me
Songwriter(s)
G.Chambers, N.Gilbert, D.Hall, E.Sermon, K.Madison, P.Smith
Producer(s)
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic | MJJ

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1
Brownstone If You Love Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If You Love Me
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

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
2
TLC Creep Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Creep
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin
Producer(s):
D.Austin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
3
Soul For Real Candy Rain Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Candy Rain
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

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
4
Mary J. Blige I'm Goin' Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm Goin' Down
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.J.Whitfield
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
5
Anita Baker I Apologize Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Apologize
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Baker, B.J.Eastmond, G.Chambers
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond, C.Thompson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
6
Brandy Baby Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Baby
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
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
7
BLACKstreet Before I Let You Go Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Before I Let You Go
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
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
8
TLC Red Light Special Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Red Light Special
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
9
Boyz II Men On Bended Knee Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
On Bended Knee
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
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
10
Subway (Featuring 702) This Lil' Game We Play Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Lil' Game We Play
Subway (Featuring 702)
13  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
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
11
Brandy I Wanna Be Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Wanna Be Down
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, K.Jones
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
12
Mary J. Blige Be Happy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Be Happy
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
20
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
13
Toni Braxton I Belong To You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Belong To You
12  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Benford, Spearman, Herbert, T.Braxton, Goring, Miller
Producer(s):
V.G.Benford, Herbert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
14
Adina Howard Freak Like Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Freak Like Me
21  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Hanes, M.Valentine, L.Hill, W.E.Collins, G.Clinton,Jr., G.L.Cooper
Producer(s):
Mass Order
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Mecca Don/East West
15
Karyn White Can I Stay With You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Can I Stay With You
16  Last
15  Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
Barry White Practice What You Preach Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Practice What You Preach
14  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
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
17
Raphael Saadiq Ask Of You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Ask Of You
22  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Saadiq, E.T.Riley, H.Nakamura, R.Ei
Producer(s):
R.Saadiq
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Epic Soundtrax/550 Music
18
The Notorious B.I.G. Big Poppa/Warning Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Big Poppa/Warning
18  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
19
Stevie Wonder For Your Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
For Your Love
33  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
S.Wonder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
20
Immature Constantly Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Constantly
20  Last
20  Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
14
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
21
Mary J. Blige My Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
My Life
19  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
22
Gerald Levert Answering Service Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Answering Service
24  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
23
Montell Jordan This Is How We Do It Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Is How We Do It
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.S.Jordan, O.Pierce, R.M.L.Walters
Producer(s):
O.Pierce, M.Jordan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | PMP/Def Jam
24
N2U I Miss You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Miss You
23  Last
23  Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Herbert, C.Howard
Producer(s):
V.Herbert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
25
Changing Faces Foolin' Around Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Foolin' Around
17  Last
11  Peak
18  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Spoiled Rotten/Big Beat
26
K-Ci Hailey If You Think You're Lonely Now Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If You Think You're Lonely Now
15  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Womack, P.Motten, R.Griffin
Producer(s):
J.Mtume
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
27
Missjones Where I Wanna Be Boy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Where I Wanna Be Boy
26  Last
23  Peak
11  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Jones, R.Bowser
Producer(s):
Ron G
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Step Sun
28
Boyz II Men Thank You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Thank You
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.S.McCary, N.Morris, W.Morris, S.Stockman, D.L.Austin
Producer(s):
D.Austin, Boyz II Men
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
29
B.M.U. (Black Men United) U Will Know Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
U Will Know
25  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D'Angelo, L.Archer
Producer(s):
B.McKnight, D'Angelo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
30
Jade Every Day Of The Week Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Every Day Of The Week
28  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
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
31
Usher Think Of You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Think Of You
44  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.E.Thompson, D.Jones, F.Evans, U.Raymond IV, W. Jeffrey
Producer(s):
Diddy, C.Thompson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
32
Christopher Williams Dance 4 Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dance 4 Me
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Williams, Mackiln, Middleton
Producer(s):
C.Elliott, H.Middleton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
33
Kirk Franklin And The Family Why We Sing Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Why We Sing
Kirk Franklin And The Family
36  Last
33  Peak
10  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospo Centric
34
Ini Kamoze Here Comes The Hotstepper Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Here Comes The Hotstepper
27  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
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
35
Jewell Woman To Woman Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Woman To Woman
29  Last
20  Peak
11  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Banks, E.Marion, H.Thigpen
Producer(s):
DJ Quik, G.Archie, Jewell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
36
Craig Mack Get Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Get Down
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Mack
Producer(s):
Easy Mo Bee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
37
Portrait I Can Call You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Can Call You
42  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Portrait
Producer(s):
Portrait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
38
Mary J. Blige Mary Jane (All Night Long) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Mary Jane (All Night Long)
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
9
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
39
Barry White Come On Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Come On
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, J.Q.Wright, B.White
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective | A&M
40
Trisha Covington Why You Wanna Play Me Out? Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Why You Wanna Play Me Out?
38  Last
36  Peak
12  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Tatum, L.Johnson
Producer(s):
A.Tatum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
41
Shabba Ranks Let's Get It On Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Let's Get It On
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Gordon, M.Rooney, M.Morales
Producer(s):
M.Rooney, M.Morales
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Epic Street
42
BeBe & CeCe Winans Love Of My Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Love Of My Life
48  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Winans, K.Thomas
Producer(s):
A.Mardin, J.Mardin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
43
Howard Hewett This Love Is Forever Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Love Is Forever
43  Last
32  Peak
17  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Cowan, N.Kaniel
Producer(s):
M.Seward, H.Hewett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caliber
44
Brownstone Grapevyne Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Grapevyne
55  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Gilbert, A.Gilbert, D.Hall
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | MJJ
45
Blackgirl Let's Do It Again Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Let's Do It Again
46  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Mayfield
Producer(s):
D.Allen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Kaper
46
The Sounds Of Blackness I'm Going All The Way Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm Going All The Way
54  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Q.Wright, A.Bennett-Nesby
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective
47
Scarface I Never Seen A Man Cry Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Never Seen A Man Cry
47  Last
22  Peak
17  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
17
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
48
2Pac Dear Mama Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dear Mama
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Sample, T.A.Shakur, J.B.Jefferson, B.Hawes, C.Simmons
Producer(s):
T.Pizarro
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
49
Ice Cube What Can I Do? Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
What Can I Do?
50  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
50
Fabu Just Roll Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Just Roll
58  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Grady
Producer(s):
Young Lathun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Big Beat
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