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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
6
WEEKS ON CHART
Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
James Brown And The Famous Flames

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James Brown And The Famous Flames Papa's Got A Brand New Bag Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
James Brown And The Famous Flames
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

2
Four Tops It's The Same Old Song Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's The Same Old Song
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

3
The Miracles The Tracks Of My Tears Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Tracks Of My Tears
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

4
The Temptations Since I Lost My Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Since I Lost My Baby
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

5
Wilson Pickett In The Midnight Hour Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The Midnight Hour
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
6
Barbara Lewis Baby, I'm Yours Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby, I'm Yours
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
7
Four Tops I Can't Help Myself Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Help Myself
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

8
The Spinners I'll Always Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Always Love You
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
9
O.V. Wright You're Gonna Make Me Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're Gonna Make Me Cry
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Back Beat
10
Lee Dorsey Ride Your Pony Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ride Your Pony
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amy
11
Arthur Prysock It's Too Late, Baby Too Late Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Too Late, Baby Too Late
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Old Town
12
G.L. Crockett It's A Man Down There Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's A Man Down There
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4 Brothers
13
The Supremes Nothing But Heartaches Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothing But Heartaches
24  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
14
Solomon Burke Tonight's The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight's The Night
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
15
Edwin Starr Agent Double-O-Soul Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Agent Double-O-Soul
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ric-Tic
16
Baby Washington Only Those In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Only Those In Love
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sue
17
Billy Stewart Sitting In The Park Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sitting In The Park
12  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

18
Jr. Walker & The All Stars Shake And Fingerpop Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake And Fingerpop
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Soul
19
Ramsey Lewis Trio The "In" Crowd Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The "In" Crowd
Ramsey Lewis Trio
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
Little Anthony And The Imperials Take Me Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take Me Back
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DCP
21
Barbara Mason Yes, I'm Ready Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yes, I'm Ready
11  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arctic
22
Marvin Gaye Pretty Little Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pretty Little Baby
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
23
Sonny & Cher I Got You Babe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got You Babe
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atco
24
Fred Hughes Oo Wee Baby, I Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oo Wee Baby, I Love You
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vee-Jay
25
Derek Martin You Better Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Better Go
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roulette
26
The Jive Five I'm A Happy Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm A Happy Man
29  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
27
Jackie Wilson No Pity (In The Naked City) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Pity (In The Naked City)
32  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brunswick
28
Dee Dee Warwick We're Doing Fine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We're Doing Fine
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Rock
29
The Rolling Stones (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
London
30
Joe Simon Let's Do It Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Do It Over
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
31
Carla Thomas Stop! Look What You're Doing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stop! Look What You're Doing
33  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
32
Billy Butler & The Chanters I Can't Work No Longer Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Work No Longer
Billy Butler & The Chanters
16  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
OKeh
33
Sam & Bill For Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For Your Love
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
34
The Royalettes It's Gonna Take A Miracle Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Gonna Take A Miracle
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MGM
35
The Astors Candy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Candy
27  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
36
The Righteous Brothers Unchained Melody Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Unchained Melody
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Zaret, A.North
Producer(s):
P.Spector
37
The Skyliners The Loser Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Loser
39  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jubilee
38
Sam Cooke Sugar Dumpling Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sugar Dumpling
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
39
Harold Burrage Got To Find A Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Got To Find A Way
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
The Contours First I Look At The Purse Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
First I Look At The Purse
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
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