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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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LAST WEEK
3
WEEKS ON CHART
One Dance
Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
Songwriter(s)
A.Graham, P. Jefferies, N.J.Shebib, A.I.Balogun, K.R.Smith
Producer(s)
Nineteen85, WizKid, 40
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
Gains in performance

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Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla One Dance Billboard Hot R&B Songs
One Dance
Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, P. Jefferies, N.J.Shebib, A.I.Balogun, K.R.Smith
Producer(s):
Nineteen85, WizKid, 40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
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Rihanna Featuring Drake Work Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Work
Rihanna Featuring Drake
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
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LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

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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Prince And The Revolution Purple Rain Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Purple Rain
Last
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
4
Prince When Doves Cry Billboard Hot R&B Songs
When Doves Cry
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
5
Jeremih Oui Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Oui
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
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
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Rihanna Needed Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Needed Me
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
12
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
7
Prince And The Revolution Kiss Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Kiss
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Paisley Park/Warner Bros.
8
Prince Little Red Corvette Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Little Red Corvette
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
9
Bryson Tiller Exchange Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Exchange
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, M.Hernandez, M.Johnson, J.N.Hall
Producer(s):
The MeKanics
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
10
Prince And The Revolution Let's Go Crazy Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Let's Go Crazy
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
11
Prince 1999 Billboard Hot R&B Songs
1999
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
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PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
12
Chris Brown Back To Sleep Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Back To Sleep
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
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
13
Rihanna Kiss It Better Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Kiss It Better
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
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
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Dreezy Featuring Jeremih Body Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Body
Dreezy Featuring Jeremih
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.T.Hazzard, M.Tucker, S.Sledge, J.P.Felton
Producer(s):
BloodPop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
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PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake Come And See Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Come And See Me
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Brathwaite, A.Graham, N.J.Shebib
Producer(s):
40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
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Snakehips Featuring Tinashe & Chance The Rapper All My Friends Billboard Hot R&B Songs
All My Friends
Snakehips Featuring Tinashe & Chance The Rapper
11  Last
11  Peak
23  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
23
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
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Rihanna Sex With Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sex With Me
13  Last
13  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
11
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
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Ro James Permission Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Permission
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

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
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Tory Lanez LA Confidential Billboard Hot R&B Songs
LA Confidential
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Levin, M.A.Hoiberg, D.Peterson, M.J.Pimentel, A.Wansel, A.Whitfield
Producer(s):
benny blanco, Cashmere Cat, Pop, Toro
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mad Love
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Rihanna Desperado Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Desperado
18  Last
14  Peak
12  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
12
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
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Andra Day Rise Up Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Rise Up
14  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
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 Yeah, I Said It Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Yeah, I Said It
22  Last
16  Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
11
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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Rihanna Featuring SZA Consideration Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Consideration
Rihanna Featuring SZA
23  Last
14  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
12
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
24
TWENTY88 Deja Vu Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Deja Vu
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Anderson, J.A.E. Chilombo, D.M.Weir II, C.Osteen, M.Powell
Producer(s):
Cam O'bi, KeY Wane
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium/G.O.O.D.
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Beyonce Formation Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Formation
19  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
11
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
HOT R&B SONGS

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