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: 1

And The Beat Goes On

The Whispers
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
5 Last Week: 7

Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll

Vaughn Mason And Crew
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
6 Last Week: 4

The Second Time Around

Shalamar
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
7 Last Week: 8

Working My Way Back To You/Forgive Me, Girl

The Spinners
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 13
8 Last Week: 10

Theme From The Black Hole

Parliament
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
9 Last Week: 9

On The Radio

Donna Summer
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 8
10 Last Week: 21

I Don't Believe You Want To Get Up An Dance (Oops!)

The Gap Band
Last Week 21
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 5
11 Last Week: 13

You Are My Heaven

Roberta Flack With Donny Hathaway
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 8
13 Last Week: 17

Every Generation

Ronnie Laws
Last Week 17
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
14 Last Week: 6

Rock With You

Michael Jackson
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
15 Last Week: 20

Welcome Back Home

The Dramatics
Last Week 20
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 7
16 Last Week: 12

Got To Love Somebody

Sister Sledge
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 11
17 Last Week: 14

Bad Times

Tavares
Last Week 14
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 13
18 Last Week: 22

What You Won't Do For Love

Natalie Cole And Peabo Bryson
Last Week 22
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 5
19 Last Week: 25

Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?

Prince
Last Week 25
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 6
20 Last Week: 24

Computer Game "Theme From The Circus"

Yellow Magic Orchestra
Last Week 24
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 9
21 Last Week: 31

Off The Wall

Michael Jackson
Last Week 31
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 4
22 Last Week: 33

Don't Push It Don't Force It

Leon Haywood
Last Week 33
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 5
23 Last Week: 23

Love Injection

Trussel
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 11
24 Last Week: 54

Don't Say Goodnight (It's Time For Love) (Parts 1 & 2)

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 54
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 2
27 Last Week: 26

Haven't You Heard

Patrice Rushen
Last Week 26
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 19
28 Last Week: 34

Come Into My Life (Part 1)

Rick James
Last Week 34
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 6
29 Last Week: 37

Standing Ovation

GQ
Last Week 37
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 6
30 Last Week: 29

Sit Down And Talk To Me

Lou Rawls
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 13
31 Last Week: 19

This Is It

Kenny Loggins
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 11
32 Last Week: 16

Funk You Up

Sequence
Last Week 16
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 11
33 Last Week: 35

Give It All You Got

Chuck Mangione
Last Week 35
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 7
34 Last Week: 40

Is This The Best

L.A.Boppers
Last Week 40
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 6
36 Last Week: 28

What I Wouldn't Do (for The Love Of You)

Angela Bofill
Last Week 28
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 27

Just A Touch Of Love

Slave
Last Week 27
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 22
38 Last Week: 48

Any Love

Rufus And Chaka Khan
Last Week 48
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 3
39 Last Week: 32

High Society

Norma Jean
Last Week 32
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 13
41 Last Week: 47

Today Is The Day

Barkays
Last Week 47
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 6
42 Last Week: 45

Love Is Good News

Ava Cherry
Last Week 45
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 6
43 Last Week: 50

Give Me Some Emotion

Webster Lewis
Last Week 50
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 6
44 Last Week: 53

Music Trance

Ben E. King
Last Week 53
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 5
45 Last Week: 46

Here Comes The Sun

Fat Larry's Band
Last Week 46
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 9
46 Last Week: 41

Bodyshine

Instant Funk
Last Week 41
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 8
47 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 7
48 Last Week: 36

Music

One Way Featuring Al Hudson
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 8
49 Last Week: 57

You Are My Friend

Sylvester
Last Week 57
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 4
50 Last Week: 63

High

Skyy
Last Week 63
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 4