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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
8
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Kiddio
Songwriter(s)
B.Benton, C.Otis
Imprint/Promotion Label
Mercury

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Brook Benton Kiddio Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Kiddio
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Benton, C.Otis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
2
Sam Cooke Chain Gang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Chain Gang
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Cooke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
3
Ike & Tina Turner A Fool In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Fool In Love
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
I.Turner
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sue
4
Ray Charles Georgia On My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Georgia On My Mind
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Carmichael, S.Gorrell
5
The Drifters Save The Last Dance For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Save The Last Dance For Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Pomus, M.Schuman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
6
Chubby Checker The Twist Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Twist
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Parkway
7
Etta James My Dearest Darling Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Dearest Darling
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Bocage, P.Gayten
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Argo
8
Fats Domino Three Nights A Week Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Three Nights A Week
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.Domino
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Imperial
9
Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs Stay Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Williams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Herald
10
Jimmy Charles and The Revelletts A Million To One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Million To One
Jimmy Charles and The Revelletts
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Medley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Promo
11
Joe Jones You Talk Too Much Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Talk Too Much
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Jones, R.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roulette
12
Hank Ballard And The Midnighters Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
13
Larry Verne Mr. Custer Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mr. Custer
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.Darian, A.DeLory, J.V.Winkle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Era
14
The Shirelles Tonights The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonights The Night
27  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Dixon, S.Owens
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Scepter
15
Bill Black's Combo Don't Be Cruel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Be Cruel
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
O.Blackwell, E.Presley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hi
16
Connie Francis My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Greenfield, J.Keller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MGM
17
Little Willie John Sleep Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sleep
26  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Lebieg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
18
Sugar Pie DeSanto I Want To Know Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Want To Know
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

19
Bobby Bland Cry Cry Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cry Cry Cry
Bobby Bland
25  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duke
20
The Everly Brothers So Sad (To Watch Good Love Go Bad) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Sad (To Watch Good Love Go Bad)
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
Hank Ballard And The Midnighters The Twist Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Twist
19  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
22
B.B. King Partin' Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Partin' Time
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

23
Roy Orbison Blue Angel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Blue Angel
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Melson, R.Orbison
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monument
24
Ferrante & Teicher Theme From The Apartment Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Theme From The Apartment
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
Marv Johnson (You've Got To) Move Two Mountains Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(You've Got To) Move Two Mountains
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Gordy Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
26
Etta James If I Can't Have You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If I Can't Have You
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

28
Brenda Lee I Want To Be Wanted Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Want To Be Wanted
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
The Paradons Diamonds And Pearls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Diamonds And Pearls
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Tyler
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Milestone
30
Hank Ballard And The Midnighters Finger Poppin' Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Finger Poppin' Time
16  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

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