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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
10
WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
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
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
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
2
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, C.B.Brown
Producer(s):
Shampoo Press & Curl
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
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The Weeknd Party Monster Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Party Monster
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
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
4
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
8
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
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
5
The Weeknd Featuring Kendrick Lamar Sidewalks Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sidewalks
The Weeknd Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
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PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, M.McKinney, D.D.Wilson, R.J.Richardson, K.L.Duckworth, A.S.Jones-Muhammed
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, A.S.Jones-Muhammed, Bobby Raps
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
6
Rihanna Love On The Brain Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love On The Brain
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
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
7
The Weeknd Reminder Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Reminder
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, E.Nickerson, M.McKinney, D.Wiggins, H.R.Walter, J.Quenneville
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, Cirkut, Mano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
8
The Weeknd Six Feet Under Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Six Feet Under
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, N.D.Wilburn, M.McKinney, B.Diehl, L.T.Wayne, H.R.Walter, A.Balshe, J.Quenneville
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, Metro Boomin, Cirkut, Ben Billion$, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
9
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
18  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

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
10
The Weeknd Die For You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Die For You
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, M.McKinney, Prince 85, D.Wiggins, M.A.Hoiberg, W.T.Walsh
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, Cirkut, The Weeknd, Cashmere Cat, Prince 85
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
11
The Weeknd Rockin' Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Rockin'
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, Max Martin, P.Svensson, S.Kotecha, A.Payami, A.Balshe, A.Forest, S.V.Jackson, J.P.Pennington, K.Saunderson
Producer(s):
Max Martin, A.Payami, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
12
The Weeknd Featuring Future All I Know Billboard Hot R&B Songs
All I Know
The Weeknd Featuring Future
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, B.Diehl, M.A.Hoiberg, N.D.Wilburn, A.Balshe
Producer(s):
Ben Billion$, Cashmere Cat, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
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The Weeknd Secrets Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Secrets
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, M.McKinney, H.R.Walter, D.Wiggins, R.Orzabal, G.Canler, J.Marinos, W.Palmarchuk, M.Skill, P.Solley
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, The Weeknd, Cirkut
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
14
The Weeknd True Colors Billboard Hot R&B Songs
True Colors
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, W.T.Walsh, M.A.Hoiberg, B.J.Levin, B.T.Hazzard, S.Wishkoski, J.B.Dutton
Producer(s):
benny blanco, Cashmere Cat, The Weeknd, Jake One, Sam Wish
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
15
John Legend Love Me Now Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love Me Now
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
John Legend, J.H.Ryan, B.Mills
Producer(s):
J.H.Ryan, B.Mills
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
The Weeknd False Alarm Billboard Hot R&B Songs
False Alarm
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
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
17
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake Come And See Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Come And See Me
PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
35
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
18
The Weeknd Featuring Lana Del Rey Stargirl Interlude Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Stargirl Interlude
The Weeknd Featuring Lana Del Rey
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, M.McKinney, Lana Del Rey, Labrinth
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, Labrinth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
19
The Weeknd Attention Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Attention
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, W.T.Walsh, B.J.Levin, M.A.Hoiberg, A.Feeny, M.Ahmed
Producer(s):
benny blanco, Cashmere Cat, Frank Dukes, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
20
The Weeknd Nothing Without You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Nothing Without You
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, J.Quenneville, B.Diehl, T.W.Pentz, A.Balshe, H.R.Walter
Producer(s):
Diplo, Ben Billion$, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
21
The Weeknd A Lonely Night Billboard Hot R&B Songs
A Lonely Night
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, Max Martin, P.Svensson, S.Kotecha, A.Payami, A.Balshe, J.Quenneville
Producer(s):
Max Martin, A.Payami
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
22
The Weeknd Love To Lay Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love To Lay
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, Max Martin, P.Svensson, S.Kotecha, A.Payami, A.Balshe
Producer(s):
Max Martin, A.Payami, The Weeknd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
23
The Weeknd Ordinary Life Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Ordinary Life
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Tesfaye, Max Martin, P.Svensson, S.Kotecha, A.Payami, A.Balshe, M.McKinney, H.R.Walter
Producer(s):
Doc McKinney, Cirkut
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
24
Kehlani Distraction Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Distraction
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
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
25
Kanye West Fade Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Fade
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
12
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.
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