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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
LAST WEEK
8
WEEKS ON CHART
Papa Don't Take No Mess (Part I)
Producer(s)
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1
James Brown Papa Don't Take No Mess (Part I) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Papa Don't Take No Mess (Part I)
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
2
B.T. Express Do It ('til You're Satisfied) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do It ('til You're Satisfied)
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Lane, Not Listed
3
Stevie Wonder You Haven't Done Nothin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Haven't Done Nothin'
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Wonder, Not Listed
4
Kool & The Gang Higher Plane Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Higher Plane
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
5
Ohio Players Skin Tight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Skin Tight
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
6
Aretha Franklin Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
7
First Choice The Player - Part 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Player - Part 1
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philly Groove
8
Barry White Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

9
John Edwards Careful Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Careful Man
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

10
Latimore Let's Straighten It Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Straighten It Out
24  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Alaimo, Not Listed
11
Brother To Brother In The Bottle Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The Bottle
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Burton, Not Listed
12
Smokey Robinson Virgin Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Virgin Man
14  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Robinson, Not Listed
13
William DeVaughn Blood Is Thicker Than Water Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Blood Is Thicker Than Water
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roxbury
14
Little Beaver Party Down - Part 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Party Down - Part 1
20  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

15
The Miracles Do It Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do It Baby
10  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
16
The Chi-lites You Got To Be The One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Got To Be The One
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brunswick
17
The Independents Let This Be A Lesson To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let This Be A Lesson To You
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wand
18
Bobby Bland Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City
Bobby Bland
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Barri, Not Listed
19
Eddie Kendricks Tell Her Love Has Felt The Need Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Her Love Has Felt The Need
18  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.Wilson, L.Caston, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tamla
20
Ace Spectrum Don't Send Nobody Else Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Send Nobody Else
21  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
E.Zant, T.Silvester, Not Listed
21
The Isley Brothers Live It Up Part 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Live It Up Part 1
13  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
T-Neck
22
The Tymes You Little Trustmaker Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Little Trustmaker
26  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
23
The Spinners Love Don't Love Nobody - Pt. I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Don't Love Nobody - Pt. I
53  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
75
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
24
Four Tops Midnight Flower Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Midnight Flower
16  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Barri, D.Lambert, B.Potter
25
Johnny Bristol Hang On In There Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hang On In There Baby
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Bristol, Not Listed
26
The Dells Learning To Love You Was Easy (It's So Hard Trying To Get Over You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Learning To Love You Was Easy (It's So Hard Trying To Get Over You)
30  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

27
Marion Hell Of A Fix Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hell Of A Fix
28  Last
27  Peak
10  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

28
Dionne Warwicke & Spinners Then Came You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Then Came You
Dionne Warwicke & Spinners
22  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
29
Carl Carlton Everlasting Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everlasting Love
41  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Papa Don/t Cogbill, Not Listed
30
The Blackbyrds Do It, Fluid Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do It, Fluid
23  Last
23  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fantasy
31
Tyrone Davis Happiness Is Being With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Happiness Is Being With You
35  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

32
The Joneses Sugar Pie Guy Pt. 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sugar Pie Guy Pt. 1
48  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
33
Eric Clapton I Shot The Sheriff Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Shot The Sheriff
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
T.Dowd, Not Listed
34
The Dramatics Door To Your Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Door To Your Heart
27  Last
25  Peak
12  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
35
Billy Preston Nothing From Nothing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothing From Nothing
31  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Preston, Not Listed
36
The Stylistics Let's Put It All Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Put It All Together
32  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Avco
37
Ecstasy, Passion & Pain Ask Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ask Me
47  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roulette
38
The Moments What's Your Name Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Your Name
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Goodman, H.Ray, W.Morris
Producer(s):
A.Goodman, H.Ray
39
Paul Kelly Hooked, Hogtied & Collared Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hooked, Hogtied & Collared
33  Last
30  Peak
12  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

40
Johnny Nash You Can't Go Halfway Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Can't Go Halfway
49  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

41
New York City Happiness Is Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Happiness Is
34  Last
20  Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

42
Earth, Wind & Fire Devotion Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Devotion
52  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
71
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

43
The Impressions Something's Mighty, Mighty Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Something's Mighty, Mighty Wrong
55  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
73
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

44
Roberta Flack Feel Like Makin' Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feel Like Makin' Love
29  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Flack, Not Listed
45
Parliament Up For The Down Stroke Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Up For The Down Stroke
36  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
46
Al Green Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
69  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
69
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hi
47
Bill Withers You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You
38  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

48
The Meters Hey Pocky A-Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey Pocky A-Way
61  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
72
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
49
Tavares She's Gone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Gone
62  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
78
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
D.Lambert, B.Potter, Not Listed
50
The Fatback Band Keep On Steppin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep On Steppin'
56  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

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