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: 2

Message In Our Music

The O'Jays
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
2 Last Week: 1

The Rubberband Man

The Spinners
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
3 Last Week: 4

Love Ballad

L.T.D.
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 10
4 Last Week: 5

You Are My Starship

Norman Connors
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
5 Last Week: 3

Just To Be Close To You

Commodores
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
6 Last Week: 6

Give It Up (turn It Loose)

Tyrone Davis
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
8 Last Week: 8

Lowdown

Boz Scaggs
Last Week 8
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
9 Last Week: 13

Shake Your Rump To The Funk

Barkays
Last Week 13
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
10 Last Week: 11

Anything You Want

John Valenti
Last Week 11
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 12
11 Last Week: 10

Mr. Melody

Natalie Cole
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9
12 Last Week: 12

The Best Disco In Town

The Ritchie Family
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 11
16 Last Week: 24

Catfish

Four Tops
Last Week 24
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 9
17 Last Week: 33

Enjoy Yourself

The Jacksons
Last Week 33
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 3
19 Last Week: 19

Let's Be Young Tonight

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 9
20 Last Week: 23

Jump/Hooked On Love

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 23
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 6
23 Last Week: 26

Underground Music/it's Just A Matter Of Time

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 26
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 4
24 Last Week: 34

Hot Line

The Sylvers
Last Week 34
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 4
26 Last Week: 30

Run To Me

Candi Staton
Last Week 30
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 7
27 Last Week: 16

Harvest For The World

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 16
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
28 Last Week: 17

Play That Funky Music

Wild Cherry
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
30 Last Week: 58

Dazz

Brick
Last Week 58
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 4
32 Last Week: 38

Undisco Kidd

Funkadelic
Last Week 38
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 6
33 Last Week: 29

Lean On Me

Melba Moore
Last Week 29
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
34 Last Week: 42

Happy Being Lonely

The Chi-lites
Last Week 42
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 6
36 Last Week: 41

Funky Music (Is A Part Of Me)/The 2nd Time Around

Luther
Last Week 41
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 6
37 Last Week: 55

Groovy People

Lou Rawls
Last Week 55
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 3
38 Last Week: 47

Living Together (in Sin)

The Whispers
Last Week 47
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 4
39 Last Week: 59

With You

The Moments
Last Week 59
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 5
40 Last Week: 50

Finger Fever

The Dramatics
Last Week 50
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
41 Last Week: 56

Do It To My Mind

Johnny Bristol
Last Week 56
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 3
42 Last Week: 49

Disco Body (shake It To The East, Shake It To The

Jackie Moore
Last Week 49
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 5
43 Last Week: 43

Because I Love You Girl

The Stylistics
Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 7
44 Last Week: 36

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

Ronnie Dyson
Last Week 36
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
45 Last Week: 73

Keep Me Cryin'

Al Green
Last Week 73
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 2
46 Last Week: 15

Only You Babe

Curtis Mayfield
Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 13
47 Last Week: 46

Don't Turn The Lights Off

Margie Joseph
Last Week 46
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 8
48 Last Week: 48

Teach Me (It's Something About Love)

Blue Magic
Last Week 48
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 6
49 Last Week: 27

Star Child (Mothership Connection)

Parliament
Last Week 27
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 9
50 Last Week: 52

Bless My Soul

Skip Mahoney And The Casuals
Last Week 52
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 8