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This week's most popular R&B/Hip-Hop songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music 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/HIP-HOP SONGS

The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
A Woman, A Lover, A Friend
Songwriter(s)
S.Wyche
Imprint/Promotion Label
Brunswick

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1
Jackie Wilson A Woman, A Lover, A Friend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Woman, A Lover, A Friend
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Wyche
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brunswick
2
Fats Domino Walking To New Orleans Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Walking To New Orleans
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Bartholomew, F.Domino, R.Guidry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Imperial
3
Ike & Tina Turner A Fool In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Fool In Love
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
I.Turner
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sue
4
Brenda Lee I'm Sorry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Sorry
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Allbritten, R.Self
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
5
Lloyd Price and His Orchestra Question Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Question
Lloyd Price and His Orchestra
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Price, H.Logan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC-Paramount
6
Dinah Washington This Bitter Earth Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
This Bitter Earth
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

7
Bobby Marchan There's Something On Your Mind (Part 2) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There's Something On Your Mind (Part 2)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.McNeely
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fire
8
Ray Charles and his Orchestra Sticks And Stones Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sticks And Stones
Ray Charles and his Orchestra
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC-Paramount
9
Dinah Washington & Brook Benton A Rockin' Good Way (To Mess Around And Fall In Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Rockin' Good Way (To Mess Around And Fall In Love)
Dinah Washington & Brook Benton
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Benton, L.DeJesus
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
10
Hank Ballard And The Midnighters Finger Poppin' Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Finger Poppin' Time
16  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
11
B.B. King Partin' Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Partin' Time
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

12
Little Willie John Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me)
18  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
13
Hollywood Argyles Alley-Oop Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Alley-Oop
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Frazier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lute
14
The Coasters Wake Me, Shake Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wake Me, Shake Me
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atco
15
Elvis Presley It's Now Or Never Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Now Or Never
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
Brian Hyland Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini
29  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Pockriss, P.Vance
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Leader
17
Jon Thomas and Orchestra Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me)
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC-Paramount
18
The Falcons The Teacher Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Teacher
21  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

19
The Olympics Big Boy Pete Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Big Boy Pete
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arvee
20
Roy Orbison Only The Lonely (Know How I Feel) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Only The Lonely (Know How I Feel)
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
Ray Charles Tell The Truth Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell The Truth
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
James Brown Think Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Think
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Brown, Not Listed
23
Etta James All I Could Do Was Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All I Could Do Was Cry
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

24
Connie Francis Everybody's Somebody's Fool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everybody's Somebody's Fool
17  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Greenfield, J.Keller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MGM
25
Sam Cooke Wonderful World Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wonderful World
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Campbell
26
Chubby Checker The Twist Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Twist
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
27
Hank Ballard And The Midnighters The Twist Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Twist
23  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
28
Ray Bryant Combo The Madison Time - Part I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Madison Time - Part I
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Morrison, R.Bryant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
29
Annie Laurie If You're Lonely Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You're Lonely
27  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

30
Nat King Cole-Stan Kenton My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Love
Nat King Cole-Stan Kenton
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

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