Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
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.
1 Last Week: 1

Soul Man

Sam & Dave
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 8
3 Last Week: 3

Expressway (To Your Heart)

Soul Survivors
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
4 Last Week: 4

A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 5
5 Last Week: 5

Get On Up

The Esquires
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 10
6 Last Week: 6

Ode To Billie Joe

The Kingpins
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 6
7 Last Week: 7

You Keep Running Away

Four Tops
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
8 Last Week: 17

I'm Wondering

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 3
9 Last Week: 8

Ode To Billie Joe

Bobbie Gentry
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 8
10 Last Week: 16

To Sir With Love

Lulu
Last Week 16
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 3
11 Last Week: 13

What've I Done (To Make You Mad)

Linda Jones
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 5
12 Last Week: 14

Shout Bamalama

Mickey Murray
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 6
13 Last Week: 9

(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher

Jackie Wilson
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
14 Last Week: 15

Dirty Man

Laura Lee
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
15 Last Week: 35

(Loneliness Made Me Realize) It's You That I Need

The Temptations
Last Week 35
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 3
17 Last Week: 19

Different Strokes

Syl Johnson
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
19 Last Week: 12

Memphis Soul Stew

King Curtis
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 8
20 Last Week: 21

Love Is Strange

Peaches & Herb
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 2
21 Last Week: 23

It's Got To Be Mellow

Leon Haywood
Last Week 23
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
22 Last Week: 24

Tell Him

Patti Drew
Last Week 24
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 4
24 Last Week: 10

Funky Broadway

Wilson Pickett
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
25 Last Week: 30

Pata Pata

Miriam Makeba
Last Week 30
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 5
26 Last Week: 26

Little Ole Man (Uptight-Everything's Alright)

Bill Cosby
Last Week 26
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 9
27 Last Week: 27

Karate-Boo-Ga-Loo

Jerryo
Last Week 27
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 8
28 Last Week: 29

Nine Pound Steel

Joe Simon
Last Week 29
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 6
29 Last Week: 18

Cold Sweat - Part 1

James Brown And The Famous Flames
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
30 Last Week: 32

The Letter

The Box Tops
Last Week 32
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 9
32 Last Week: 25

In The Heat Of The Night

Ray Charles
Last Week 25
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 9
33 Last Week: 41

Get It Together (Part 1)

James Brown And The Famous Flames
Last Week 41
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 2
34 Last Week: 34

I Can't Stay Away From You

The Impressions
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 6
35 Last Week: 38

I Feel Good

Jean Wells
Last Week 38
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 2
36 Last Week: 39

Fall In Love With Me

Bettye Swann
Last Week 39
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 6
37 Last Week: 40

Everlasting Love

Robert Knight
Last Week 40
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 5
38 Last Week: 28

Casonova (Your Playing Days Are Over)

Ruby Andrews
Last Week 28
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
39 Last Week: 50

Mr. Dream Merchant

Jerry Butler
Last Week 50
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 2
40 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 2
41 Last Week: 43

Give Everybody Some

The Bar-Kays
Last Week 43
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 2
42 Last Week: 48

Piece Of My Heart

Erma Franklin
Last Week 48
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 2
43 Last Week: 45

Believe In Me Baby - Part I

Jesse James
Last Week 45
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 7
44 Last Week: --

You've Made Me So Very Happy

Brenda Holloway
Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 1
45 Last Week: --

All Your Goodies Are Gone (The Loser's Seat)

The Parliaments
Last Week --
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 1
46 Last Week: 46

A Hunk Of Funk

Gene Dozier
Last Week 46
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 2
47 Last Week: 49

Go-Go Girl

Lee Dorsey
Last Week 49
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 2
48 Last Week: --

Now That I Got You Back

J.J. Barnes
Last Week --
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 1
49 Last Week: --

(It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along

Ernie K-Doe
Last Week --
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 1
50 Last Week: --

Sweet, Sweet Lovin'

The Platters
Last Week --
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 1