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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
9
WEEKS AT NO. 1
10
WEEKS ON CHART
Starboy
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
Songwriter(s)
A.Tesfaye, T.Bangalter, G. de Homem-Christo, M.McKinney, H.R.Walter, J.Quenneville
Producer(s)
Daft Punk, Doc McKinney, Cirkut, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | XO
Gains in performance

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The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk Starboy Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Starboy
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, T.Bangalter, G. de Homem-Christo, M.McKinney, H.R.Walter, J.Quenneville
Producer(s):
Daft Punk, Doc McKinney, Cirkut, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
2
Bruno Mars 24K Magic Billboard Hot R&B Songs
24K Magic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
3
DJ Khaled Featuring Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, August Alsina, Jeremih, Future & Rick Ross Do You Mind Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Do You Mind
DJ Khaled Featuring Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, August Alsina, Jeremih, Future & Rick Ross
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.M.Khaled, O.T.Maraj, C.M.Brown, A.Alsina, Jr., J.P.Felton, N.D.Wilburn, W.L.Roberts II, K.Cossom, J.Mollings, L.Mollings, A.L.Norris, M.T.Johnson
Producer(s):
DJ Khaled, DJ Nasty, LVM
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
4
Rihanna Love On The Brain Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love On The Brain
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
30
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
5
The Weeknd Party Monster Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Party Monster
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, B.Diehl, M.McKinney, A.Balshe, Lana Del Rey
Producer(s):
Ben Billion$, Doc McKinney, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
6
John Legend Love Me Now Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love Me Now
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
John Legend, J.H.Ryan, B.Mills
Producer(s):
J.H.Ryan, B.Mills
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
7
Tory Lanez Luv Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Luv
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

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.M.Marsden
Producer(s):
Cashmere Cat, benny blanco
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mad Love
8
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk I Feel It Coming Billboard Hot R&B Songs
I Feel It Coming
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, T.Bangalter, G. de Homem-Christo, M.McKinney, H.R.Walter, E.Chedeville
Producer(s):
Daft Punk, Doc McKinney, Cirkut, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
9
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake Come And See Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Come And See Me
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
34
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
Kanye West Fade Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Fade
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.O.West, T.W.Griffin Jr, A.R.Post, A.Kilhoffer, M.G.Dean, Charlie Handsome, N.Goldstein, B.Benstead, J.C.Potter, S.Z.Griesemer, E.Holland, Jr., N.J.Whitfield, L.Heard, R.Owens, L.Vega, R.Carroll, B.Tucker, H.Matthews, S.Garrett, R.Stewart, E.Seats
Producer(s):
K.West
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
11
Childish Gambino Redbone Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Redbone
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.M.Glover, L.Goransson
Producer(s):
D.Glover
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
12
Bruno Mars That's What I Like Billboard Hot R&B Songs
That's What I Like
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown, J.E.Fauntleroy II, J.Yip, R.Romulus, J.Reeves, R.C.McCullough II
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl, Stereotypes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
13
Bruno Mars Versace On The Floor Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Versace On The Floor
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown, J.E.Fauntleroy II
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
Bruno Mars Chunky Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Chunky
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown, J.E.Fauntleroy II
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
15
Kehlani Gangsta Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Gangsta
10  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Skylar Grey, J.M.Coleman, J.G.Evigan, J.E.Luttrell, K.A.Parrish, A.F.Swanson
Producer(s):
JMIKE, Djemba Djemba
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | DC/Atlas/WaterTower
16
Childish Gambino Me And Your Mama Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Me And Your Mama
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.M.Glover
Producer(s):
L.Goransson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
17
The Weeknd False Alarm Billboard Hot R&B Songs
False Alarm
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, M.McKinney, A.Balshe, B.Diehl, H.R.Walter, E.Nickerson, A.Aweke
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, The Weeknd, Mano, Cirkut
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
18
Lloyd Tru Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Tru
16  Last
16  Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.H.Polite Jr., K.Briggs, E.Reyes-Ortiz, K.Crowe, K.Bartolomei
Producer(s):
J.U.S.T.I.C.E. LEAGUE
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young-Goldie
19
PARTYNEXTDOOR Not Nice Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Not Nice
17  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Brathwaite, A.Graham, P. Jefferies, D.Chin-Quee, N.J.Shebib, A.Hershey, A.Palmer
Producer(s):
Nineteen85, D.Chin-Quee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
20
Kehlani Distraction Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Distraction
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.A.Parrish, A.Wansel, W.Felder, D.Klein, M.Campfield
Producer(s):
Pop, Oakwud, Some Randoms
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Tsunami Mob
21
Mary J. Blige Thick Of It Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Thick Of It
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Blige, J.Sullivan, D.Camper. Jr., J.Goodison, P.Wainman
Producer(s):
D.Camper, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
22
Solange Cranes In The Sky Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Cranes In The Sky
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles, R.Saadiq
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, R.Saadiq
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
23
Bryson Tiller Let Me Explain Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Let Me Explain
15  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Tiller, D.Barnes, M.A.Elliott, T.V.Mosley
Producer(s):
Phonix
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
24
Kehlani CRZY Billboard Hot R&B Songs
CRZY
14  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.A.Parrish, D.Andrews, B.C.Coney
Producer(s):
B.C.Coney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Tsunami Mob
25
Bruno Mars Perm Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Perm
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown, J.E.Fauntleroy II, H.Steinweiss, T.Lawrence, Jr.
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
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