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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
14
WEEKS AT NO. 1
16
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

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Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla One Dance Billboard Hot R&B Songs
One Dance
Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

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
2
Rihanna Needed Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Needed Me
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
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
3
Drake Controlla Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Controlla
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, M.J.Samuels, D.Chin-Quee, A.Ritter, S.McGregor, Aquaman, M.Davis, D.Dennis, G.Jackson, P.Roberts, A.Thomas
Producer(s):
Boi-1da, D.Chin-Quee, A.Ritter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Rihanna Featuring Drake Work Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Work
Rihanna Featuring Drake
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
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
5
Beyonce Sorry Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sorry
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Gordon, S.R.Rhoden, B.G.Knowles Carter, C.A.Hollis, Jr.
Producer(s):
Melo-X, B.Knowles Carter, Wynter Gordon, Hit-Boy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
6
Tory Lanez Luv Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Luv
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Hoiberg, B.J.Levin, D.Peterson, A.S.A.Kelly, W.B.J.Passley, M.A.Wolfe, S.J.Marsden
Producer(s):
Cashmere Cat, benny blanco
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mad Love
7
Usher Featuring Young Thug No Limit Billboard Hot R&B Songs
No Limit
Usher Featuring Young Thug
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
U.Raymond IV, B.A.M., C.Perry, T.Thomas, T.Thomas, K.Thomas, J.L.Williams
Producer(s):
B.Alexander, C.Perry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
8
Rihanna Sex With Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sex With Me
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
23
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
9
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake Come And See Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Come And See Me
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake
10  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Brathwaite, A.Graham, N.J.Shebib
Producer(s):
40
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
10
Chris Brown Grass Ain't Greener Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Grass Ain't Greener
12  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, N.Seetharam, F.Bentley III, C.Dotson, L.N.Anderson, B.J.Turner, Jr.
Producer(s):
Nikhil
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
Andra Day Rise Up Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Rise Up
18  Last
11  Peak
23  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Day, J.Decilveo
Producer(s):
A.Gurvitz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Buskin
12
Drake Featuring PARTYNEXTDOOR With You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
With You
Drake Featuring PARTYNEXTDOOR
11  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Graham, J.A.Brathwaite, S.L.Lindstrom, C.E.McCormick, P. Jefferies
Producer(s):
40, Murda Beatz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
13
Alicia Keys In Common Billboard Hot R&B Songs
In Common
14  Last
13  Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Alicia Keys, Ilangelo, T.M.Parks, W.T.Walsh
Producer(s):
Illangelo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
14
Mike WiLL Made-It x Rihanna Nothing Is Promised Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Nothing Is Promised
Mike WiLL Made-It x Rihanna
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.L.Williams, A.Hogan, N.D.Wilburn, R.Fenty
Producer(s):
Mike WiLL Made-It, Pluss
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Eardrumma
15
Ro James Permission Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Permission
13  Last
12  Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
18
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
16
Beyonce Formation Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Formation
16  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
24
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
17
Rihanna Love On The Brain Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love On The Brain
19  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.Ball, J.Angel, R.Fenty
Producer(s):
F.Ball
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
18
Maxwell Lake By The Ocean Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Lake By The Ocean
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Musze, H.David
Producer(s):
H.David, Musze
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Ayo Jay Your Number Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Your Number
22  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Alli-Owe, A.Ogundeyi
Producer(s):
Melvitto
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | One Nation
20
Beyonce Hold Up Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Hold Up
20  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.W.Pentz, E.Koenig, B.G.Knowles Carter, E.Haynie, J.Tillman, U.Osisioma Emenike, S.R.Rhoden, D.Pomus, M.Schuman, D.Way, A.Randolph, K.McConnell, B.Chase, K.L.Orzolek, N.Zinner
Producer(s):
Diplo, B.Knowles Carter, E.Koenig
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
21
Yuna Featuring Usher Crush Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Crush
Yuna Featuring Usher
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Y.Zarai, M.Robinson, B.K.Warfield, U.Raymond IV
Producer(s):
Fisticuffs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Verve
22
Rihanna Desperado Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Desperado
23  Last
14  Peak
22  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
22
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
23
Tinashe Superlove Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Superlove
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Kachingwe, T.Nash, C.A.Stewart
Producer(s):
T.Nash, C.A.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
24
Guordan Banks Keep You In Mind Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Keep You In Mind
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Banks
Producer(s):
K.Roosevelt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bank On It
25
Anthony Hamilton Amen Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Amen
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Hamilton, S.Remi Gibbs, J.Poyser
Producer(s):
S.Remi, J.Poyser
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
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