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Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data = HOT R&B SONGS
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
25
WEEKS ON CHART
Better
Songwriter(s)
K.D.Robinson, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, J.Chammas, Charlie Handsome
Producer(s)
StarGate, digi, Charlie Handsome
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | Right Hand
Gains in performance

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1
Play
Khalid Better Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Better
Last
Peak
25  Weeks

1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.D.Robinson, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, J.Chammas, Charlie Handsome
Producer(s):
StarGate, digi, Charlie Handsome
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
2
Play
Summer Walker X Drake Girls Need Love Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Girls Need Love
Summer Walker X Drake
Last
Peak
23  Weeks

15
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Walker, A.Archer, A.Graham
Producer(s):
Archer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Frozen Moments/LVRN
3
Play
Khalid Talk Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Talk
Last
Peak
Weeks

2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.D.Robinson, H.Lawrence, G.Lawrence
Producer(s):
Disclosure
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
4
Chris Brown Undecided Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Undecided
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.M.Brown, S.S.Storch, V.J.van den Ende, F.Ferraro, P.Pigliapoco, A.Stith, J.Baker, S.Jackson, Shanice, N.M.Walden
Producer(s):
S.Storch, Avedon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
Ella Mai Shot Clock Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Shot Clock
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.M.Howell, D.I.McFarlane, M.Powell, J.A.Brathwaite, B.Bush, A.Graham, T.V.Mosley
Producer(s):
Mustard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | 10 Summers
6
Kehlani Featuring Ty Dolla $ign Nights Like This Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Nights Like This
Kehlani Featuring Ty Dolla $ign
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.A.Parrish, D.Schofield, N.Lambroza, T.W.Griffin Jr, B.Hollemon, E.Trent, B.Thomas
Producer(s):
DANNYBOYSTYLES
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Tsunami Mob
7
Khalid & Kane Brown Saturday Nights Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Saturday Nights
Khalid & Kane Brown
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.D.Robinson, Charlie Handsome, J.Chammas, J.Hoge, K.Brown
Producer(s):
Charlie Handsome, digi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
8
Play
Joji Slow Dancing In The Dark Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Slow Dancing In The Dark
Joji
14  Last
Peak
25  Weeks

20
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Miller, J.P.Wimberly
Producer(s):
P.Wimberly, G.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
12Tone | 88rising
9
Play
Jacquees You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
You
Last
Peak
21  Weeks

9
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Dope By Accident, L.T.Holmes
Producer(s):
London On Da Track
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
10
Gesaffelstein & The Weeknd Lost In The Fire Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Lost In The Fire
Gesaffelstein & The Weeknd
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Levy, A.Tesfaye, A.Balshe, J.Quenneville, N.Donmoyer
Producer(s):
Gesaffelstein, The Weeknd, DaHeala
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
11
Tory Lanez & Rich The Kid Talk To Me Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Talk To Me
Tory Lanez & Rich The Kid
10  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Peterson, D.L.Rogers, S.D.Jiminez, B.Wright, G.Tavarez
Producer(s):
Smash David
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mad Love
12
Solange Almeda Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Almeda
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles, T.Nash, J.T.Carter
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, P.L.Williams, J.C.Kirby
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
13
Play
XXXTENTACION x Lil Pump Featuring Maluma & Swae Lee Arms Around You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Arms Around You
XXXTENTACION x Lil Pump Featuring Maluma & Swae Lee
11  Last
Peak
19  Weeks

7
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Garcia, J.L.Londono Arias, E.Barrera, XXXTENTACION, S.J.Moore, K.M.I.Shaman Brown, J.Rashid, J.A.Crawford
Producer(s):
JonFX, Mallly Mall, Skrillex
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Bad Vibes Forever/EMPIRE
14
Play
Queen Naija Karma Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Karma
Queen Naija
12  Last
Peak
36  Weeks

11
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Q.N.Bulls, R.Grimaldi, J.Jean
Producer(s):
El Jefe, R.Grimaldi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Queen Naija
15
H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller Could've Been Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Could've Been
H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller
15  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.E.R., D.Emile II, H.Strother, D.Harris, B.Tiller
Producer(s):
D'Mile, SoundzFire
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | MBK
16
Solange Stay Flo Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Stay Flo
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, Metro Boomin, J.C.Kirby
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
17
Kiana Lede Ex Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Ex
Kiana Lede
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.L.Silon, L.E.Baker, C.Hale Lazar
Producer(s):
C.Hale Lazar, Chelsa Lena
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | The Heavy Group
18
Kehlani Featuring Dom Kennedy Nunya Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Nunya
Kehlani Featuring Dom Kennedy
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.A.Parrish, C.A.Hollis, Jr., G.A.Davis, D.R.Hunn
Producer(s):
Hit-Boy, GDav
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Tsunami Mob
19
LightSkinKeisha & BSmyth Ride Good Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Ride Good
LightSkinKeisha & BSmyth
18  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Alexander, Travis Scott, T.Gomringer, K.Gomringer, R.LaTour, B.Korsan, K.L.Duckworth, D.Jackson
Producer(s):
Rock Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
HITCO
20
Solange Way To The Show Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Way To The Show
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles
Producer(s):
J.Key, S.Knowles, J.C.Kirby
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
21
Solange Dreams Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Dreams
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, Chassol, J.Williams, Dev
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
22
Nicole Bus You Billboard Hot R&B Songs
You
Nicole Bus
25  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Bus, K.Cain, L.Wilson, R.Myers, D.Gordon, T.L.Cross, I.L.Hayes, D.Porter
Producer(s):
Needlz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation
23
Solange Down With The Clique Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Down With The Clique
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, J.C.Kirby, J.Key
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
24
Solange Things I Imagined Billboard Hot R&B Songs
Things I Imagined
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Knowles
Producer(s):
S.Knowles, Chassol, J.Key
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
25
Play
XXXTENTACION whoa (mind in awe) Billboard Hot R&B Songs
whoa (mind in awe)
23  Last
Peak
13  Weeks

23
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
XXXTENTACION, J.Cunningham, R.Soukiasyan
Producer(s):
J.Cunningham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Bad Vibes Forever
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