All Charts
How This Chart Works
Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data = HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS
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
Think
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic

EXPAND ALL

Play
1
Aretha Franklin Think Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Think
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
2
The Temptations I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You)
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gordy
3
James Brown And The Famous Flames Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 1)
James Brown And The Famous Flames
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
4
Jerry Butler Never Give You Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Give You Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
5
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

6
Archie Bell & The Drells Tighten Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tighten Up
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

7
Cliff Nobles & Co. The Horse Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Horse
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Phil-L.A. of Soul
8
Stevie Wonder Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
9
Bobby Taylor & The Vancouvers Does Your Mama Know About Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Does Your Mama Know About Me
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gordy
10
Otis Redding The Happy Song (Dum-Dum) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Happy Song (Dum-Dum)
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Volt
11
Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson Lover's Holiday Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lover's Holiday
12  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SSS International
12
Hugh Masekela Grazing In The Grass Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Grazing In The Grass
21  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

13
Shorty Long Here Comes The Judge Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here Comes The Judge
46  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Soul
14
James Brown And The Famous Flames America Is My Home - Pt. 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
America Is My Home - Pt. 1
James Brown And The Famous Flames
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
15
The Delfonics I'm Sorry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Sorry
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philly Groove
16
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Yester Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yester Love
31  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
17
Nancy Wilson Face It Girl, It's Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Face It Girl, It's Over
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
18
Wilson Pickett She's Lookin' Good Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Lookin' Good
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
19
Joe Simon (You Keep Me) Hangin' On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(You Keep Me) Hangin' On
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sound Stage 7
20
Sam & Dave You Don't Know What You Mean To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Don't Know What You Mean To Me
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
21
Bobby Bland Save Your Love For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Save Your Love For Me
Bobby Bland
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

22
Four Tops If I Were A Carpenter Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If I Were A Carpenter
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
23
The Raelettes I'm Gett'n Long Alright Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Gett'n Long Alright
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Singleton
24
The Intruders Cowboys To Girls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cowboys To Girls
13  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gamble
25
Peaches & Herb United Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
United
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Date
26
Joe Tex I'll Never Do You Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Never Do You Wrong
40  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dial
27
The Dells Wear It On Our Face Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wear It On Our Face
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cadet
28
Jo Armstead A Stone Good Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Stone Good Lover
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

29
Mary Wells The Doctor Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Doctor
33  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jubilee
30
The O'Jays Look Over Your Shoulder Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Look Over Your Shoulder
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bell
31
B.B. King Paying The Cost To Be The Boss Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Paying The Cost To Be The Boss
18  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BluesWay
32
Gene Chandler River Of Tears Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
River Of Tears
43  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

33
The Mad Lads Whatever Hurts You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whatever Hurts You
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

34
Peggy Little I've Got To Have You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Got To Have You
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

35
Dionne Warwick Do You Know The Way To San Jose Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Know The Way To San Jose
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

36
Jimmy Holiday Spread Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Spread Your Love
44  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

37
O.V. Wright Oh Baby Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oh Baby Mine
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

38
Etta James I Got You Babe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got You Babe
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cadet
39
Ray Charles Understanding Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Understanding
42  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TRC | ABC
40
The Rascals A Beautiful Morning Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Beautiful Morning
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
41
The Jive Five Featuring Eugene Pitt Sugar (Don't Take Away My Candy) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sugar (Don't Take Away My Candy)
The Jive Five Featuring Eugene Pitt
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

42
Louis Curry A Toast To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Toast To You
41  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

43
Aretha Franklin You Send Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Send Me
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
44
The Marvelettes Here I Am Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here I Am Baby
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
45
Johnnie Taylor I Ain't Particular Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Ain't Particular
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
46
Vivian Reed Yours Until Tomorrow Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yours Until Tomorrow
47  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

47
The 5th Dimension Stoned Soul Picnic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stoned Soul Picnic
49  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

48
Arthur Conley People Sure Act Funny Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
People Sure Act Funny
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
49
The Tams Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
50
The Dells Stay In My Corner Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay In My Corner
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | 20th Century/RCA
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...
THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.