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

Give It To Me Baby

Rick James
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
2 Last Week: 2

Double Dutch Bus

Frankie Smith
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
3 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 12
4 Last Week: 4

Freaky Dancin'

Cameo
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 9
5 Last Week: 5

Pull Up To The Bumper

Grace Jones
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
6 Last Week: 6

Sweet Baby

Stanley Clarke/George Duke
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 14
7 Last Week: 7

Running Away

Maze
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
8 Last Week: 8

Love On A Two Way Street

Stacy Lattisaw
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 6
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
10 Last Week: 10

Heartbeat

Taana Gardner
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 12
11 Last Week: 16

Shake It Up Tonight

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 7
12 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 10
13 Last Week: 15

Very Special

Debra Laws
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
14 Last Week: 11

What Cha' Gonna Do For Me

Chaka Khan
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
15 Last Week: 21

I'm In Love

Evelyn King
Last Week 21
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 4
16 Last Week: 18

Are You Single

Aurra
Last Week 18
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 13
17 Last Week: 24

Lady (You Bring Me Up)

Commodores
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 3
18 Last Week: 14

Paradise

Change
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
19 Last Week: 19

Take It Any Way You Want It

The Fatback Band
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 10
21 Last Week: 25

Razzamatazz

Quincy Jones
Last Week 25
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 6
22 Last Week: 22

Try It Out

Gino Soccio
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 10
23 Last Week: 23

Body Music

Strikers
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 13
24 Last Week: 26

Love's Dance

Klique
Last Week 26
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 10
25 Last Week: 31

Send For Me

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 31
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 5
26 Last Week: 13

A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)

Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
27 Last Week: 17

Yearning For Your Love

The Gap Band
Last Week 17
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
29 Last Week: 32

Searching To Find The One

Unlimited Touch
Last Week 32
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 8
30 Last Week: 41

Square Biz

Teena Marie
Last Week 41
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 4
31 Last Week: 44

Just Be My Lady

Larry Graham
Last Week 44
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 3
32 Last Week: 28

Tell Me Where It Hurts

Walter Jackson
Last Week 28
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 11
33 Last Week: 30

'scuse Me, While I Fall In Love

Donna Washington
Last Week 30
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
34 Last Week: 34

Jones Vs Jones

Kool & The Gang
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 8
35 Last Week: 20

Make That Move

Shalamar
Last Week 20
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 18
36 Last Week: 35

If You Feel It

Thelma Houston
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 12
37 Last Week: 36

Turn Up The Music

Mass Production
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 10
38 Last Week: 42

You Are Forever

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 42
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 4
39 Last Week: 33

Next Time You'll Know

Sister Sledge
Last Week 33
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 13
40 Last Week: 40

I Can Make It Better

The Whispers
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 8
42 Last Week: 72

This Is For The Lover In You

Shalamar
Last Week 72
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 3
43 Last Week: 55

She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)

Carl Carlton
Last Week 55
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 4
44 Last Week: 50

Here Is My Love

Sylvester
Last Week 50
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 7
45 Last Week: 45

It's Your Conscience

Deniece Williams
Last Week 45
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 7
47 Last Week: 47

Groove City

T-Connection
Last Week 47
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 9
48 Last Week: 59

Some Changes Are For Good

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 59
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 5
49 Last Week: 54

Together We Can Shine

Linx
Last Week 54
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 6
50 Last Week: 60

You Stopped Loving Me

Roberta Flack
Last Week 60
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 3