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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Being With You
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Unknown | Tamla

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1
Smokey Robinson Being With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Being With You
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tamla
2
A Taste Of Honey Sukiyaki Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sukiyaki
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
3
Grover Washington, Jr. Just The Two Of Us Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just The Two Of Us
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra
4
Champaign How 'bout Us Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How 'bout Us
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
5
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Parker, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Parker,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
6
Atlantic Starr When Love Calls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When Love Calls
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
7
Tom Browne Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

8
The Whispers It's A Love Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's A Love Thing
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
D.Griffey, The Whispers, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
9
Sister Sledge All American Girls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All American Girls
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Cotillion
10
Quincy Jones Ai No Corrida (I-No-Ko-ree-da) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ai No Corrida (I-No-Ko-ree-da)
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
11
Kool & The Gang Take It To The Top Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take It To The Top
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | De-Lite
12
Robert Winters And Fall Magic Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Magic Man
13  Last
12  Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Buddah
13
Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
14
Slave Watching You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Watching You
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Cotillion
15
Shalamar Make That Move Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make That Move
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
16
T.S. Monk Bon Bon Vie Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bon Bon Vie
14  Last
11  Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mirage
17
Deniece Williams What Two Can Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Two Can Do
20  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arc/Columbia
18
Kleeer Get Tough Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get Tough
19  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
19
Jermaine Jackson You Like Me Don't You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Like Me Don't You
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
20
The Gap Band Yearning For Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yearning For Your Love
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
21
T-Connection Everything Is Cool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everything Is Cool
15  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
22
Aretha Franklin What A Fool Believes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What A Fool Believes
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
23
Jerry Knight PERFECT FIT Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
PERFECT FIT
22  Last
16  Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
24
Lakeside Your Love Is On The One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Love Is On The One
31  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
25
Marvin Gaye Praise Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Praise
23  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tamla
26
Rufus Tonight We Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight We Love
36  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
27
Yarbrough & Peoples Don't Stop The Music Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Stop The Music
24  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
28
The Gap Band Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
25  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
29
Tierra Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Together
28  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Boardwalk
30
Fantasy You're Too Late Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're Too Late
29  Last
28  Peak
12  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Pavillion
31
Cameo Feel Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feel Me
30  Last
27  Peak
10  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
32
Bill Summers & Summers Heat Call It What You Want Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Call It What You Want
Bill Summers & Summers Heat
38  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
33
Linx You're Lying Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're Lying
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chrysalis
34
Marc Sadane One-way Love Affair Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One-way Love Affair
34  Last
34  Peak
10  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
35
Starpoint Keep On It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep On It
39  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
36
Rick James Give It To Me Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give It To Me Baby
45  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Gordy/Motown
37
Stevie Wonder Lately Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lately
41  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tamla
38
Ullanda McCullough Bad Company Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bad Company
42  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
39
Frankie Smith Double Dutch Bus Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Double Dutch Bus
43  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | WMOT
40
Change Paradise Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Paradise
50  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
41
Stanley Clarke/George Duke Sweet Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Baby
Stanley Clarke/George Duke
51  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Duke, S.Clarke, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
42
Barkays Body Fever Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Body Fever
Barkays
47  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
43
Debra Laws Be Yourself Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Be Yourself
32  Last
31  Peak
13  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Elektra
44
Melissa Manchester & Peabo Bryson Lovers After All Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lovers After All
Melissa Manchester & Peabo Bryson
34  Last
34  Peak
12  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Buckingham, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
45
The Isley Brothers Hurry Up And Wait Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hurry Up And Wait
62  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | T-Neck
46
Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway Love Is A Waiting Game Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Is A Waiting Game
Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
46  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
47
Skyy Superlove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Superlove
52  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Salsoul
48
The Jacksons Can You Feel It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can You Feel It
64  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
64
LAST WEEK
82
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
49
Betty Wright What Are You Going To Do With It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Are You Going To Do With It
54  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
50
Side Effect Make You Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make You Mine
61  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
76
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

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