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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
15
WEEKS ON CHART
One In A Million You
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Unknown | Warner Bros.

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1
Larry Graham One In A Million You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One In A Million You
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
2
Diana Ross Upside Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Upside Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
3
The Fatback Band Backstrokin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Backstrokin'
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Spring
4
The S.O.S. Band Take Your Time (Do It Right) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take Your Time (Do It Right)
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tabu
5
George Benson Give Me The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give Me The Night
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Q.Jones II, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
6
The Spinners Cupid/I've Loved You For A Long Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cupid/I've Loved You For A Long Time
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
7
Gladys Knight And The Pips Landlord Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Landlord
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
8
Commodores Old Fashion Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Old Fashion Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Williams, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
9
Kurtis Blow The Breaks (Part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Breaks (Part 1)
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
10
Stacy Lattisaw Dynamite Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dynamite
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Cotillion
11
The Isley Brothers Here We Go Again (part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here We Go Again (part 1)
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

12
Chic Rebels Are We Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rebels Are We
18  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
13
Teddy Pendergrass Can't We Try Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't We Try
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Philadelphia International
14
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio For Those Who Like To Groove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For Those Who Like To Groove
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Parker, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Parker,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
15
Ashford & Simpson Love Don't Make It Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Don't Make It Right
19  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
16
Rockie Robbins You And Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You And Me
12  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
17
Boz Scaggs Jojo Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jojo
20  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Scaggs, D.Foster, D.lasley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
18
Change A Lover's Holiday Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Lover's Holiday
14  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Petrus, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RFC
19
The Manhattans Shining Star Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shining Star
17  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

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RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
L.Graham, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
20
Dynasty I've Just Begun To Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Just Begun To Love You
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
21
Jermaine Jackson Let's Get Serious Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Get Serious
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Wonder, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
22
The O'Jays Girl,don't Let It Get You Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Girl,don't Let It Get You Down
35  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | TSOP
23
GQ Sitting In The Park Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sitting In The Park
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
24
Natalie Cole Someone That I Used To Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Someone That I Used To Love
23  Last
21  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
25
Stephanie Mills Sweet Sensation Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Sensation
22  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Mtume, R.Lucas, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
26
A Taste Of Honey Rescue Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rescue Me
36  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
27
ConFunkShun By Your Side Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
By Your Side
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.Pilate II, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
28
Maze Southern Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Southern Girl
Maze
40  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
29
Lipps, Inc. Funkytown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Funkytown
24  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Casablanca
30
Johnny Guitar Watson Love Jones Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Jones
28  Last
28  Peak
12  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | DJM
31
Starpoint I Just Wanna Dance With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Wanna Dance With You
39  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
32
Ttf (Baby) I Can't Get Over Losing You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Baby) I Can't Get Over Losing You
37  Last
32  Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Curtom/RSO
33
7th Wonder I Enjoy Ya Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Enjoy Ya
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
34
Jarreau Never Givin' Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Givin' Up
Jarreau
29  Last
26  Peak
12  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
35
Cameo We're Going Out Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We're Going Out Tonight
25  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
36
Pleasure Yearnin' Burnin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yearnin' Burnin'
41  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Fantasy
37
William De Vaughn Figures Can't Calculate Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Figures Can't Calculate
38  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
W.devaughn, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tec
38
Chaka Khan Papillon (Aka Hot Buterfly) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Papillon (Aka Hot Buterfly)
48  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
39
Barry White Love Makin' Music Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Makin' Music
54  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
66
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Unlimited Gold
40
Smokey Robinson Heavy On Pride (Light On Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heavy On Pride (Light On Love)
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

41
Fred Wesley House Party Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
House Party
Fred Wesley
47  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.Wesley, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Curtom/RSO
42
Michael Henderson Wide Receiver (Part I) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wide Receiver (Part I)
52  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

43
Cameron Magic Of You (Like The Way) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Magic Of You (Like The Way)
53  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

44
Rick James Big Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Big Time
55  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Gordy
45
Peabo Bryson I Love The Way You Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Love The Way You Love
45  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
46
Alfonzo Surrett Make It Feel Good Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make It Feel Good
46  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
W.beck, A.Miller, A.Echols
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
47
Chocolate Milk Hey Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey Lover
49  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
48
Cameo Shake Your Pants Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake Your Pants
61  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
75
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Blackman, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
49
Herb Alpert Beyond Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Beyond
44  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
50
Curtis Mayfield Love Me, Love Me Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Me, Love Me Now
51  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Curtom/RSO
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