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.
3 Last Week: 2

Dream Merchant

New Birth
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
4 Last Week: 11

How Long (Betcha' Got A Chick On The Side)

The Pointer Sisters
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 6
5 Last Week: 5

That's The Way Of The World

Earth, Wind & Fire
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
6 Last Week: 15

It Only Takes A Minute

Tavares
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 6
8 Last Week: 10

Make Me Feel Like A Woman

Jackie Moore
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 8
10 Last Week: 12

The Phones Been Jumping All Day

Jeannie Reynolds
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 12
11 Last Week: 13

Hustle (dead On It)

James Brown
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 8
12 Last Week: 16

Get The Cream Off The Top

Eddie Kendricks
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 7
13 Last Week: 17

Do It Any Way You Wanna

Peoples Choice
Last Week 17
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 7
14 Last Week: 14

Fight The Power Part 1

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
15 Last Week: 20

They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)

The Spinners
Last Week 20
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 5
16 Last Week: 7

Oh Me, Oh My (Dreams In My Arms)

Al Green
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
17 Last Week: 24

This Will Be

Natalie Cole
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
18 Last Week: 4

Hope That We Can Be Together Soon

Sharon Paige and Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
19 Last Week: 6

Forever Came Today

Jackson 5
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
20 Last Week: 38

Let Me Make Love To You

The O'Jays
Last Week 38
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 3
21 Last Week: 18

Can't Give You Anything (but My Love)

The Stylistics
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 8
22 Last Week: 19

7-6-5-4-3-2-1 (Blow Your Whistle)

Gary Toms Empire
Last Week 19
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
23 Last Week: 21

Yolanda

Bobby Bland
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 10
24 Last Week: 26

Flyin' High

The Blackbyrds
Last Week 26
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 6
25 Last Week: 31

Chocolate Chip

Isaac Hayes
Last Week 31
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 4
27 Last Week: 39

Give It What You Got

B.T. Express
Last Week 39
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 4
28 Last Week: 30

Under Your Powerful Love

Joe Tex
Last Week 30
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 8
29 Last Week: 27

Action Speaks Louder Than Words

Chocolate Milk
Last Week 27
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 13
30 Last Week: 34

I Don't Want To Be A Lone Ranger

Johnny Guitar Watson
Last Week 34
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 12
31 Last Week: 36

Chasing Rainbows

Blue Magic
Last Week 36
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 6
32 Last Week: 23

Sexy

MFSB
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
33 Last Week: 22

Three Steps From True Love

The Reflections
Last Week 22
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 13
34 Last Week: 29

The Hustle

Van McCoy And The Soul City Symphony
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
35 Last Week: 43

Alvin Stone (The Birth & Death Of A Gangster)

Fantastic Four
Last Week 43
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 7
36 Last Week: 44

Music In My Bones

Joe Simon
Last Week 44
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 4
37 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 4
38 Last Week: 40

A Woman Needs To Be Loved

Tyrone Davis
Last Week 40
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 8
39 Last Week: 28

Do It In The Name Of Love

Ben E. King
Last Week 28
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
40 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
43 Last Week: 54

Living For The City

Ray Charles
Last Week 54
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 4
46 Last Week: 56

Inside My Love

Minnie Riperton
Last Week 56
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 3
47 Last Week: 51

Love Is Missing From Our Lives

The Dells
Last Week 51
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 8
48 Last Week: 58

If I Ever Lose This Heaven

Average White Band
Last Week 58
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 3
49 Last Week: 60

Eighteen With A Bullet

Pete Wingfield
Last Week 60
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 6
50 Last Week: 53

You're Everything I Need

Major Lance
Last Week 53
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 9