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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
19
WEEKS AT NO. 1
20
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

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The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk Starboy Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Starboy
The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

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
11  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
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
3
Rihanna Love On The Brain Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love On The Brain
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
40
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
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
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
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
John Legend Love Me Now Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Love Me Now
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
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
6
Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Gucci Mane Party Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Party
Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Gucci Mane
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, F.Bentley III, C.Dotson, M.R.Moore, L.N.Anderson, B.J.Turner, Jr., B.Bradford, R.D.Davis, U.Raymond IV
Producer(s):
ISM, A1
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
7
The Weeknd Party Monster Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Party Monster
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

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
8
Bruno Mars That's What I Like Billboard Hot R&B Songs
That's What I Like
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
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
9
Khalid Location Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Location
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.D.Robinson, J.Q.Scruggs, S.D.Jiminez, B.Kurti, O.Ige, A.Gonzalez
Producer(s):
SykSense, Smash David, Biggie, Tunji Ige
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
10
PARTYNEXTDOOR Not Nice Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Not Nice
11  Last
10  Peak
21  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
21
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
11
Childish Gambino Redbone Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Redbone
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.M.Glover, L.Goransson
Producer(s):
D.Glover
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
12
Rihanna Sex With Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sex With Me
12  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

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
13
Kehlani Distraction Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Distraction
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
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
14
Kehlani CRZY Billboard Hot R&B Songs
CRZY
Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.A.Parrish, D.Andrews, B.C.Coney
Producer(s):
B.C.Coney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Tsunami Mob
15
Beyonce All Night Billboard Hot R&B Songs
All Night
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.A.Patton, T.W.Pentz, B.G.Knowles Carter, T.Thomas, T.Thomas, I.Juber, A.C.King, J.J.Daniels, A.Benjamin, P.L.Brown
Producer(s):
Diplo, B.Knowles Carter, King Henry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
16
Kevin "Chocolate Droppa" Hart Featuring Trey Songz Push It On Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Push It On Me
Kevin "Chocolate Droppa" Hart Featuring Trey Songz
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Robinson, T.A.Neverson, E.Lewis, M.Flowers
Producer(s):
E.Lewis, T.Taylor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Motown
17
Kehlani Gangsta Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Gangsta
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
18
The Weeknd Six Feet Under Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Six Feet Under
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

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
19
The Weeknd Featuring Kendrick Lamar Sidewalks Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Sidewalks
The Weeknd Featuring Kendrick Lamar
16  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

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
20
The Weeknd Reminder Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Reminder
19  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

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
21
Kehlani Keep On Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Keep On
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.A.Parrish, J.A.Sweet, D.A.Rigo, R.Tillo
Producer(s):
J.A.Sweet, D.A.Rigo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Tsunami Mob
22
Solange Cranes In The Sky Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Cranes In The Sky
18  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles, R.Saadiq
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, R.Saadiq
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
23
The Weeknd Die For You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Die For You
20  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

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
24
Mary J. Blige Thick Of It Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Thick Of It
21  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
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
25
Dreezy Wasted Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Wasted
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Sledge, N.C.Fisher, D.Coker, G.Kurstin
Producer(s):
Detail, G.Kurstin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
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