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This week's most popular current Hot R&B songs, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music SoundScan and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music. Songs are defined as current if they are newly-released titles, or songs receiving widespread airplay and/or sales activity for the first time.

HOT R&B SONGS

The week of
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Don't Tell 'Em
Jeremih Featuring YG
Songwriter(s)
J.P.Felton, M.Schultz, D.I.McFarlane, K.D.R.Jackson, B.Benites, M.Munzing, L.Anzilotti, T.Austin
Producer(s)
M.Schultz, Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label
Def Jam | Mick Schultz
Gains in performance

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Jeremih Featuring YG Don't Tell 'Em Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Don't Tell 'Em
Jeremih Featuring YG
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.P.Felton, M.Schultz, D.I.McFarlane, K.D.R.Jackson, B.Benites, M.Munzing, L.Anzilotti, T.Austin
Producer(s):
M.Schultz, Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Mick Schultz
2
Pharrell Williams Happy Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Happy
Last
Peak
36  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.L.Williams
Producer(s):
P.L.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Back Lot
3
Tinashe Featuring ScHoolboy Q 2 On Billboard Hot R&B Songs
2 On
Tinashe Featuring ScHoolboy Q
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Kachingwe, R.Brackins, D.I.McFarlane, J.Redwine, B.Waters, Q.M.Hanley, S.P.Henriques, T.Rami
Producer(s):
Mustard, Redwine, DJ Marleywaters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
4
Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Rick Ross New Flame Billboard Hot R&B Songs
New Flame
Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Rick Ross
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, J.B.Johnson, K.Thomas, M.N.Simmonds, W.L.Roberts II, M.Pitts, E.Bellinger
Producer(s):
J.B.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
Jason Derulo Featuring Snoop Dogg Wiggle Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Wiggle
Jason Derulo Featuring Snoop Dogg
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Desrouleaux, E.B.Frederic, J.K.Hindlin, S.M.Douglas, J.H.Ryan, J.M.Spargur, A.Schuller, C.C.Broadus Jr.
Producer(s):
Axident, Ricky Reed, J.H.Ryan, J.Spargur
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Beluga Heights
6
Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake Love Never Felt So Good Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love Never Felt So Good
Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson, P.Anka
Producer(s):
Timbaland, JRoc, J.Timberlake
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | MJJ
7
Beyonce Featuring Nicki Minaj Or Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ***Flawless Billboard Hot R&B Songs
***Flawless
Beyonce Featuring Nicki Minaj Or Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Knowles Carter, T.Nash, C.A.Hollis, Jr., Rey Reel, R.Muhammad, O.T.Maraj, A.Benjamin, P.L.Brown, A.A.Patton
Producer(s):
Hit-Boy, B.Knowles Carter, Rey Reel
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
8
Usher Good Kisser Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Good Kisser
10  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
U.Raymond IV, A.Wansel, R.Colson, J.Roberts, T.Sneed, W.Felder, R.Bloom, J.Barry
Producer(s):
Pop, Flippa 123, JProof, T.L.Sneed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
9
Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj Touchin, Lovin Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Touchin, Lovin
Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Neverson, K.E.Ross, F.Brim, W.Featherstone, J.Featherstone, C.Featherstone, M.Featherstone, O.T.Maraj, S.Combs, D.T.Jones, R.S.Kelly, C.Wallace
Producer(s):
The Featherstones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Songbook
10
DJ Khaled Featuring Chris Brown, August Alsina, Future & Jeremih Hold You Down Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Hold You Down
DJ Khaled Featuring Chris Brown, August Alsina, Future & Jeremih
15  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Khaled, C.M.Brown, A.Alsina, Jr., N.D.Wilburn, J.P.Felton, A.L.Norris, B.Korn
Producer(s):
LDB, LEE ON THE BEATS, B.Korn, DJ Khaled
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | We The Best/Cash Money
11
Usher Featuring Nicki Minaj She Came To Give It To You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
She Came To Give It To You
Usher Featuring Nicki Minaj
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
U.Raymond IV, P.L.Williams, O.T.Maraj
Producer(s):
P.L.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
12
Trey Songz Foreign Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Foreign
11  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Neverson, K.Coby, K.Coby, J.Gilmore
Producer(s):
S o u n d Z, The Insomniaks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Songbook
13
Pharrell Williams Come Get It Bae Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Come Get It Bae
12  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.L.Williams
Producer(s):
P.L.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | i am OTHER
14
John Legend You & I (Nobody In The World) Billboard Hot R&B Songs
You & I (Nobody In The World)
18  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
John Legend, D.D.Wilson, J.R.Ho, D.Tozer, T.Gad
Producer(s):
John Legend, Malay Ho, D.Tozer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | G.O.O.D.
15
Adrian Marcel Featuring Sage The Gemini 2AM. Billboard Hot R&B Songs
2AM.
Adrian Marcel Featuring Sage The Gemini
16  Last
13  Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.C.Dotson, K.C.Coleman, A.Franks, D.W.Woods
Producer(s):
Prince Chrishan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | L7
16
Wiz Khalifa Promises Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Promises
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Thomaz, Rico Love, J.G.Scheffer, M.J.Mule, I.DeBoni
Producer(s):
Jim Jonsin, Finatik, Zac, Rico Love
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Rostrum
17
The Weeknd Often Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Often
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, B.Diehl, J.Quenneville, A.Balshe, D.Schofield, A.Kocatepe, S.Ali, O.Ismen
Producer(s):
Ben Billion$, The Weeknd, DaHeala
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
18
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake Recognize Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Recognize
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake
24  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Brathwaite, A.Graham
Producer(s):
PARTYNEXTDOOR
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
19
Chris Brown X Billboard Hot R&B Songs
X
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, T.W.Pentz, A.F.Swanson, L.Youngblood, D.Whitmore, Jr., A.Streeter
Producer(s):
Diplo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
20
Trey Songz SmartPhones Billboard Hot R&B Songs
SmartPhones
22  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Neverson, B.G.Nelson, A.Isaacs, S.Hlookoff
Producer(s):
The Composer, A.Isaacs, T.Taylor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Songbook
21
Kem It's You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
It's You
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.L.Owens
Producer(s):
D.Nabors
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Kemistry/Motown
22
Beyonce Pretty Hurts Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Pretty Hurts
19  Last
15  Peak
19  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Coleman, S.K.I.Furler, B.G.Knowles Carter
Producer(s):
Ammo, B.Knowles Carter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
23
August Alsina Featuring B.o.B & Yo Gotti Numb Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Numb
August Alsina Featuring B.o.B & Yo Gotti
23  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Alsina, Jr., D.I.McFarlane, S.McMillion, R.Jeanty, B.R.Simmons, Jr., M.Mims
Producer(s):
Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | NNTME MuCo.
24
Tank You're My Star Billboard Hot R&B Songs
You're My Star
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Tank, J.A.Bereal, B.Newt, M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
Tank
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | MoGame/Sound Base
25
Jhene Aiko The Pressure Billboard Hot R&B Songs
The Pressure
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.A.E. Chilombo, M.Robinson, B.K.Warfield
Producer(s):
Fisticuffs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium
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