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.
2 Last Week: 5

Give It Up (turn It Loose)

Tyrone Davis
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
3 Last Week: 7

Just To Be Close To You

Commodores
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 5
5 Last Week: 6

Lowdown

Boz Scaggs
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
7 Last Week: 12

Message In Our Music

The O'Jays
Last Week 12
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 5
8 Last Week: 9

Only You Babe

Curtis Mayfield
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
9 Last Week: 10

Harvest For The World

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 10
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 7
10 Last Week: 2

Play That Funky Music

Wild Cherry
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
12 Last Week: 22

The Rubberband Man

The Spinners
Last Week 22
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
13 Last Week: 8

You Should Be Dancing

Bee Gees
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 11
14 Last Week: 18

You Are My Starship

Norman Connors
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 6
15 Last Week: 11

Who'd She Coo?

Ohio Players
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
16 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 13
17 Last Week: 19

Lean On Me

Melba Moore
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 11
18 Last Week: 14

One Love In My Lifetime

Diana Ross
Last Week 14
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 10
19 Last Week: 31

Mr. Melody

Natalie Cole
Last Week 31
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 5
20 Last Week: 26

Anything You Want

John Valenti
Last Week 26
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 8
21 Last Week: 28

The Best Disco In Town

The Ritchie Family
Last Week 28
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 7
22 Last Week: 24

Come Get To This

Joe Simon
Last Week 24
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 8
23 Last Week: 29

Love Ballad

L.T.D.
Last Week 29
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 6
25 Last Week: 25

If I Ever Do Wrong

Betty Wright
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 9
26 Last Week: 32

Shake Your Rump To The Funk

Barkays
Last Week 32
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 7
27 Last Week: 15

The More You Do It (the More I Like It Done To Me)

Ronnie Dyson
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
29 Last Week: 38

Star Child (Mothership Connection)

Parliament
Last Week 38
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 5
34 Last Week: 23

Let The Good Times Roll

Bobby Bland & B.B. King
Last Week 23
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 10
35 Last Week: 20

Funny How Time Slips Away

Dorothy Moore
Last Week 20
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 12
36 Last Week: 17

Summer

War
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 45

Let's Be Young Tonight

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 45
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 5
38 Last Week: 33

After The Dance

Marvin Gaye
Last Week 33
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 9
39 Last Week: 37

You + Me = Love

Undisputed Truth
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 9
40 Last Week: 36

Get Up Offa That Thing

James Brown
Last Week 36
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
41 Last Week: 35

One For The Money (part 1)

The Whispers
Last Week 35
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
42 Last Week: 41

Cotton Candy

The Sylvers
Last Week 41
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 15
43 Last Week: 56

Energy To Burn

B.T. Express
Last Week 56
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 4
45 Last Week: 42

Kill That Roach

Miami
Last Week 42
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 8
46 Last Week: 43

You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine

Lou Rawls
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
47 Last Week: 57

Underground Music

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 57
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 6
48 Last Week: 51

Sweet Summer Music

Attitude
Last Week 51
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 6
49 Last Week: 44

Give A Broken Heart A Break

Impact
Last Week 44
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 8