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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
15
WEEKS ON CHART
Ask Of You
Songwriter(s)
R.Saadiq, E.T.Riley, H.Nakamura, R.Ei
Producer(s)
R.Saadiq
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic | Epic Soundtrax/550 Music

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1
Raphael Saadiq Ask Of You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Ask Of You
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Saadiq, E.T.Riley, H.Nakamura, R.Ei
Producer(s):
R.Saadiq
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Epic Soundtrax/550 Music
2
Montell Jordan This Is How We Do It Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Is How We Do It
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

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
3
Adina Howard Freak Like Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Freak Like Me
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

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
4
Brownstone Grapevyne Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Grapevyne
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Gilbert, A.Gilbert, D.Hall
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | MJJ
5
Boyz II Men Water Runs Dry Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Water Runs Dry
16  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
6
Total Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. Can't You See Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Can't You See
Total Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Robinson, M.South, J.Howell, F.Wesley, J.Starks, R.Ryan, S.Combs
Producer(s):
Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
7
Usher Think Of You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Think Of You
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.E.Thompson, D.Jones, F.Evans, U.Raymond IV, W. Jeffrey
Producer(s):
Diddy, C.Thompson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
8
BLACKstreet Joy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Joy
12  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, T.Lucas, M.J.Jackson, M.Smith
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
9
Barry White Come On Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Come On
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

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
10
Stevie Wonder For Your Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
For Your Love
10  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
S.Wonder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
11
Soul For Real Candy Rain Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Candy Rain
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
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
12
TLC Red Light Special Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Red Light Special
11  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
13
2Pac Dear Mama Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Dear Mama
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

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
14
Kut Klose I Like Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Like
13  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Howcott, E.Officer, D.Parks, T.Duncan
Producer(s):
J.Howcott, E.Officer, D.Parks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Keia/Elektra
15
Brandy Best Friend Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Best Friend
24  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, G.McKinney
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
16
Brian McKnight Crazy Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Crazy Love
18  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Morrison
Producer(s):
B.McKnight
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
17
Anita Baker I Apologize Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Apologize
17  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
28
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
18
Brandy Baby Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Baby
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, K.Jones, R.Patterson
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
19
H-Town Emotions Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Emotions
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Dino, Shazam, GI
Producer(s):
B.Burrell, Dino
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Luke
20
Mary J. Blige My Life Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
My Life
19  Last
14  Peak
22  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
21
Brownstone If You Love Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
If You Love Me
15  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
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
22
Da Brat Give It 2 You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Give It 2 You
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, C.Kelly
Producer(s):
J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | So So Def/Work
23
Fabu Just Roll Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Just Roll
22  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Grady
Producer(s):
Young Lathun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Big Beat
24
Soul For Real Every Little Thing I Do Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Every Little Thing I Do
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Heavy D, T.Robinson, J.C.Olivier, S.J.Barnes, Calhoun
Producer(s):
Heavy D, J.C.Olivier, Red Hot Lover Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
25
Dr. Dre Keep Their Heads Ringin' Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Keep Their Heads Ringin'
37  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Young, S.Sneed, J-Flex
Producer(s):
Dr. Dre
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
26
Various Artists Freedom Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Freedom
31  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin, J.Kirkland, J.Gillman
Producer(s):
D.Austin, Diamond D.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
27
TLC Creep Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Creep
25  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin
Producer(s):
D.Austin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
28
Method Man Featuring Mary J. Blige I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By
Method Man Featuring Mary J. Blige
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
29
Monica Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days) Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days)
40  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin, D.Simmons, Q.D. III, J.T.Smith, W.Baker
Producer(s):
D.Austin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Rowdy
30
Gladys Knight Next Time Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Next Time
Gladys Knight
30  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, J.Q.Wright, G.Knight
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
31
Jon B. Featuring Babyface Someone To Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Someone To Love
Jon B. Featuring Babyface
38  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Yab Yum/550 Music
32
Vanessa Williams The Way That You Love Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
The Way That You Love
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Dibbs, Abenaa
Producer(s):
G.E.Brown, V.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wing
33
Anita Baker It's Been You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
It's Been You
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.McKinney, M.Unobsky, M.O'Hara
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
34
Gerald Levert Answering Service Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Answering Service
26  Last
13  Peak
21  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
35
Subway (Featuring 702) This Lil' Game We Play Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
This Lil' Game We Play
Subway (Featuring 702)
23  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Biv 10
36
Brandy I Wanna Be Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Wanna Be Down
39  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, K.Jones
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
37
Luther Vandross Going In Circles/Love The One You're With Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Going In Circles/Love The One You're With
33  Last
27  Peak
32  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Peters, A.Poree, S.Stills
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | LV
38
Mary J. Blige I'm Goin' Down Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I'm Goin' Down
32  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.J.Whitfield
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
39
Diana King Shy Guy Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Shy Guy
43  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.King, A.Marvel, K.Gardner
Producer(s):
A.Marvel
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Work
40
The Notorious B.I.G. Big Poppa/Warning Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Big Poppa/Warning
36  Last
14  Peak
22  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
22
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
41
BLACKstreet Before I Let You Go Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Before I Let You Go
34  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
35
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
42
Jesse When U Cry I Cry Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
When U Cry I Cry
42  Last
42  Peak
10  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Grissette, B.Beck, R.Brown
Producer(s):
S.Grissette
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | UnderWorld
43
The Whispers Make Sweet Love To Me Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Make Sweet Love To Me
44  Last
43  Peak
11  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Magic, C.Moss, R.Dewey
Producer(s):
Magic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
44
Monteco (Featuring Immature) Is It Me? Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Is It Me?
Monteco (Featuring Immature)
46  Last
40  Peak
11  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.B.Stokes, L.Lassiter, K.Ball
Producer(s):
C.Stokes, L.Lassiter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
45
Kirk Franklin And The Family Why We Sing Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Why We Sing
Kirk Franklin And The Family
41  Last
28  Peak
21  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospo Centric
46
Freddie Jackson Rub Up Against You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Rub Up Against You
48  Last
31  Peak
12  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas
Producer(s):
G.Levert, E.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Scotti Bros. | Street Life
47
Vybe Take It To The Front Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
Take It To The Front
51  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Wm.J.Young, R.Holiday, C.Wilson
Producer(s):
Somethin' For The People
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
48
Mint Condition So Fine Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
So Fine
47  Last
36  Peak
14  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
O'Dell, S.Williams
Producer(s):
Mint Condition
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective
49
Portrait I Can Call You Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
I Can Call You
45  Last
26  Peak
13  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Portrait
Producer(s):
Portrait
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
50
Zhane You're Sorry Now Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
You're Sorry Now
49  Last
30  Peak
10  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Neufville, Naughty By Nature
Producer(s):
Naughty By Nature, D.Bellochio
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Illtown
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