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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
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Good News
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA Victor

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1
Sam Cooke Good News Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Good News
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
2
Tommy Tucker Hi-Heel Sneakers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hi-Heel Sneakers
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Checker
3
Gloria Lynne I Wish You Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wish You Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Everest
4
James Brown And The Famous Flames Oh Baby Don't You Weep (Part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oh Baby Don't You Weep (Part 1)
James Brown And The Famous Flames
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
5
The Temptations The Way You Do The Things You Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Way You Do The Things You Do
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

6
The Tams What Kind Of Fool (Do You Think I Am) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Kind Of Fool (Do You Think I Am)
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC-Paramount
7
Sammy Davis Jr. The Shelter Of Your Arms Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Shelter Of Your Arms
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
8
Dionne Warwick Anyone Who Had A Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Anyone Who Had A Heart
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Scepter
9
Ray Charles Baby, Don't You Cry <P6>(The New <P255>Swingova <P6>Rhythm) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby, Don't You Cry <P6>(The New <P255>Swingova <P6>Rhythm)
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

10
Betty Everett The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
23  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vee-Jay
11
Ray Charles My Heart Cries For You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Heart Cries For You
18  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC-Paramount
12
Major Lance Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
OKeh
13
Nat King Cole My True Carrie, Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My True Carrie, Love
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
14
The Impressions Talking About My Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Talking About My Baby
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC-Paramount
15
Brook Benton Going Going Gone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Going Going Gone
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
16
Bobby Bland Ain't Nothing You Can Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nothing You Can Do
Bobby Bland
34  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duke
17
Mary Wells What's Easy For Two Is So Hard For One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Easy For Two Is So Hard For One
13  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
18
Chuck Berry Nadine (Is It You?) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nadine (Is It You?)
30  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chess
19
Hank Jacobs So Far Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Far Away
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sue
20
The Drifters Vaya Con Dios Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Vaya Con Dios
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
21
Barbara Lewis Puppy Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Puppy Love
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
22
Shirley Ellis (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is
25  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Congress
23
Rufus Thomas Can Your Monkey Do The Dog Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can Your Monkey Do The Dog
19  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
24
Garnet Mimms Tell Me Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Me Baby
29  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
25
Solomon Burke He'll Have To Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
He'll Have To Go
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
Little Jr. Parker Strange Things Happening Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Strange Things Happening
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duke
27
The Sapphires Who Do You Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who Do You Love
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Swan
28
Soul Sisters I Can't Stand It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Stand It
31  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sue
29
The Miracles (You Can't Let The Boy Overpower) The Man In You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(You Can't Let The Boy Overpower) The Man In You
41  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
30
The Supremes Run, Run, Run Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Run, Run, Run
33  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
31
Martha & The Vandellas Live Wire Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Live Wire
20  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gordy
32
Gene Chandler Think Nothing About It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Think Nothing About It
37  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

33
Chuck Jackson Hand It Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hand It Over
36  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wand
34
The Coasters T'ain't Nothin' To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
T'ain't Nothin' To Me
39  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atco
35
Marvin Gaye You're A Wonderful One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're A Wonderful One
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
Justine Washington Who's Going To Take Care Of Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who's Going To Take Care Of Me
43  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

37
Ruby And The Romantics Our Everlasting Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Our Everlasting Love
38  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kapp
38
Little Stevie Wonder Castles In The Sand Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Castles In The Sand
Little Stevie Wonder
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
The Marvelettes He's A Good Guy (Yes He Is) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
He's A Good Guy (Yes He Is)
45  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
40
Chubby Checker Hey, Bobba Needle Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey, Bobba Needle
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
41
Z.Z. Hill You Were Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Were Wrong
47  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
M.H.
42
The Orlons Shimmy Shimmy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shimmy Shimmy
42  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cameo
43
Ike & Tina Turner You Can't Miss Nothing That You Never Had Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Can't Miss Nothing That You Never Had
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
44
Gino Washington Out Of This World Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Out Of This World
46  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

45
B.B. King And His Orchestra How Blue Can You Get Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How Blue Can You Get
B.B. King And His Orchestra
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
46
Bob And Earl Harlem Shuffle Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Harlem Shuffle
22  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Marc
47
Timmy Shaw Gonna Send You Back To Georgia (A City Slick) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gonna Send You Back To Georgia (A City Slick)
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wand
48
Booker T. & The MG's Tic-Tac-Toe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tic-Tac-Toe
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
49
Bessie Banks Go Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Go Now
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

50
Eddie Holland Leaving Here Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Leaving Here
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
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