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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
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Work
Rihanna Featuring Drake
Songwriter(s)
J.A.Brathwaite, M.J.Samuels, A.Ritter, R.Thomas, Jr., A.Graham, R.Fenty, M.S.Moir
Producer(s)
Boi-1da
Imprint/Promotion Label
Roc Nation | Westbury Road

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Rihanna Featuring Drake Work Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Work
Rihanna Featuring Drake
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Weeks
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TWO WEEKS AGO
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8
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Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Brathwaite, M.J.Samuels, A.Ritter, R.Thomas, Jr., A.Graham, R.Fenty, M.S.Moir
Producer(s):
Boi-1da
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
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Bryson Tiller Don't Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Don't
Last
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36  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, I.B.Stewart, T.J.Hollins, Jr., M.Carey, J.Dupri, B.M.Cox, J.Austin
Producer(s):
Dope Boi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
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The Weeknd The Hills Billboard Hot R&B Songs
The Hills
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, A.Balshe, E.Nickerson, Ilangelo
Producer(s):
Mano, Illangelo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
4
Jeremih Oui Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Oui
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
4
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16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.P.Felton, K.Cain, B.Bell, C.Martin
Producer(s):
Needlz, Donut
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Mick Schultz
5
Chris Brown Back To Sleep Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Back To Sleep
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, A.Hernandez, A.Ritter, M.J.Samuels, D.A.Rigo
Producer(s):
Vinylz, A.Ritter, Boi-1da
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Bryson Tiller Exchange Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Exchange
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, M.Hernandez, M.Johnson, J.N.Hall
Producer(s):
The MeKanics
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
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Tory Lanez Say It Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Say It
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Peterson, A.Wansel, A.Whitfield, D.Hall, N.Gilbert, G.Chambers
Producer(s):
Pop, Toro
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mad Love
8
Alessia Cara Here Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Here
Last
Peak
42  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Caracciolo, A.Wansel, W.Felder, C.tillman, I.L.Hayes, S.T.Gerongco, R.T.Gerongco, T.Lam
Producer(s):
Pop, Oakwud, S.Kole
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | EP
9
The Weeknd In The Night Billboard Hot R&B Songs
In The Night
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, A.Balshe, Max Martin, S.Kotecha, P.Svensson, A.Payami
Producer(s):
A.Payami, Max Martin, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
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Rihanna Needed Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Needed Me
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.I.McFarlane, R.Fenty, N.Audino, L.Hughes, K.Rohaim, T.Warbrick, A.Feeny, B.E.Hazard, C.Hinshaw Jr., D.Rachel
Producer(s):
Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
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The Weeknd Acquainted Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Acquainted
11  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, J.Quenneville, Ilangelo, B.Diehl, D.Schofield
Producer(s):
Ben Billion$, Illangelo, DaHeala, DANNYBOYSTYLES, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
12
Zendaya Featuring Chris Brown Something New Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Something New
Zendaya Featuring Chris Brown
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin, Babyface, K. van Riddick-Tynes, C.Dotson, K.C.Coleman, L.Thomas III, Zendaya, A.Dixon
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Hollywood
13
Bryson Tiller Sorry Not Sorry Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sorry Not Sorry
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, J.Salii, T.V.Mosley
Producer(s):
Milli Beatz, Timbaland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
14
Dreezy Featuring Jeremih Body Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Body
Dreezy Featuring Jeremih
15  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.T.Hazzard, M.Tucker, S.Sledge, J.P.Felton
Producer(s):
BloodPop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
15
Beyonce Formation Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Formation
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Knowles Carter, M.L.Williams, A.Hogan, K.M.I.Shaman Brown
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It, B.Knowles Carter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
16
Snakehips Featuring Tinashe & Chance The Rapper All My Friends Billboard Hot R&B Songs
All My Friends
Snakehips Featuring Tinashe & Chance The Rapper
16  Last
13  Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.M.Dickinson, J.A.David, C.Lowe, C.J.Bennett
Producer(s):
Snakehips, C.Lowe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Hoffman West/Oliver Dickinson and James David
17
Ro James Permission Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Permission
22  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Coby, K.Lucas, R.Tucker, M.N.Simmonds, W.Hutchinson
Producer(s):
S o u n d Z
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
18
Rihanna Desperado Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Desperado
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Rook Monroe, M.Schultz, R.Fenty, J.E.Fauntleroy II, D.Rachel
Producer(s):
M.Schultz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
19
Rihanna Sex With Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sex With Me
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Brathwaite, M.J.Samuels, A.Feeny, A.Hernandez, C.Hansen, R.Fenty
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, Frank Dukes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
20
Rihanna Kiss It Better Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Kiss It Better
20  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Bhasker, J.Glass, T.Sinclair, R.Fenty
Producer(s):
J.Bhasker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
21
Andra Day Rise Up Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Rise Up
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Day, J.Decilveo
Producer(s):
A.Gurvitz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Buskin
22
Rihanna Featuring SZA Consideration Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Consideration
Rihanna Featuring SZA
19  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.I.Rowe, T.Donaldson, R.Fenty
Producer(s):
Scum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
23
Rihanna Yeah, I Said It Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Yeah, I Said It
23  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.V.Mosley, B.Bourelly, E.O.Barnes Jr., D.Jones, C.Godbey, R.Fenty, J.Bourelly
Producer(s):
Timbaland, Fade Majah, D.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
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Bryson Tiller Right My Wrongs Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Right My Wrongs
24  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, M.Hernandez, M.L.Williams, D.Howerton, N.Dominique, R.Watson, T.Evans, D.Howard, R.Wood
Producer(s):
The MeKanics
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
25
Bryson Tiller Let 'Em Know Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Let 'Em Know
25  Last
12  Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, J.Q.Scruggs, R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
SykSense
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
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