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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
3
LAST WEEK
12
WEEKS ON CHART
Atomic Dog
George Clinton Featuring Coolio
Producer(s)
G.Clinton, T.Currier, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol

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George Clinton Featuring Coolio Atomic Dog Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Atomic Dog
George Clinton Featuring Coolio
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Clinton, T.Currier, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Michael Jackson Billie Jean Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Billie Jean
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Epic
3
Lionel Richie You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Are
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Richie, J.Carmichael, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
4
Debarge I Like It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Like It
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
I.gordy, E.Debarge, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Gordy/Motown
5
The Whispers Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
6
Angela Bofill Too Tough Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Too Tough
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
N.M.Walden, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
7
Kashif I Just Gotta Have You (Lover Turn Me On) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Gotta Have You (Lover Turn Me On)
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

8
Daryl Hall John Oates One On One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One On One
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
9
Michael Jackson Beat It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Beat It
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
10
The System You Are In My System Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Are In My System
10  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
P.Glasser, B.Paris, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mirage
11
Champaign Try Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Try Again
14  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.massenburg, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
12
Jarreau Mornin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mornin'
Jarreau
20  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Ripple, K.Johnston, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
13
Earth, Wind & Fire Fall In Love With Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fall In Love With Me
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.White, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
14
The Gap Band Outstanding Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Outstanding
11  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Total Experience
15
ConFunkShun Ms. Got-the-body Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ms. Got-the-body
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Con Funk Shun, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
16
Cliff Dawson And Renee Diggs Never Say I Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Say I Do
Cliff Dawson And Renee Diggs
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
C.Sagle, R.Wyatt,Jr., Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Boardwalk
17
O'Bryan I'm Freaky Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Freaky
16  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
18
Steve Arrington's Hall Of Fame Nobody Can Be You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nobody Can Be You
Steve Arrington's Hall Of Fame
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.arrington, J.Douglass, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
19
Barkays She Talks To Me With Her Body Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She Talks To Me With Her Body
Barkays
31  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
A.A.Jones, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
20
Prince Little Red Corvette Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Little Red Corvette
25  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
21
Smokey Robinson I've Made Love To You A Thousand Times Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Made Love To You A Thousand Times
12  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
W.Robinson, R.Bourke, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tamla
22
Betty Wright She's Older Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Older Now
22  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Jackson, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
23
New Edition Candy Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Candy Girl
40  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Starr, M.Jonzun, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Streetwise
24
Kiddo Try My Loving (Gimme Just Enough) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Try My Loving (Gimme Just Enough)
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

25
Tyrone "Tystick" Brunson Sticky Situation Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sticky Situation
26  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Timmons,Jr., Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Believe In A Dream
26
The Temptations Love On My Mind Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love On My Mind Tonight
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Barri, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Gordy
27
The Chi-lites Bottoms Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bottoms Up
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Larc
28
Gladys Knight And The Pips Save The Overtime (For Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Save The Overtime (For Me)
36  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, E.Sylvers, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
29
Indeep Last Night A D.J. Saved My Life Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Last Night A D.J. Saved My Life
21  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Sony Music
30
Glenn Jones I Am Somebody Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Am Somebody
30  Last
30  Peak
10  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Wright, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
31
Lakeside Raid Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Raid
35  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.alexander,jr., N.beavers, M.craig
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
32
Instant Funk No Stoppin' That Rockin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Stoppin' That Rockin'
32  Last
32  Peak
11  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Sigler, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Salsoul
33
Change This Is Your Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
This Is Your Time
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.F.Petrus, M.Malavasi, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RFT/Atlantic
34
The Fatback Band The Girl Is Fine (So Fine) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Girl Is Fine (So Fine)
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

35
Melba Moore Underlove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Underlove
37  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Kashif, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
36
Yarbrough & Peoples Feels So Good Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feels So Good
41  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Simmons, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Total Experience
37
Dazz Band On The One For Fun Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
On The One For Fun
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Andrews, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
38
Janet Jackson Come Give Your Love To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Give Your Love To Me
23  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
39
Patti Austin A Duet With James Ingram Baby, Come To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby, Come To Me
Patti Austin A Duet With James Ingram
27  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Q.Jones II, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Planet/Qwest
40
Cheri Working Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Working Girl
42  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Hunt, P.dowse, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | 21
41
The Isley Brothers Between The Sheets Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Between The Sheets
59  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | T-Neck
42
Culture Club Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
39  Last
39  Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Levine, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Virgin/Epic
43
Dionne Warwick Take The Short Way Home Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take The Short Way Home
45  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Gibb, K.Richardson, A.Galuten
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
44
The Pointer Sisters If You Wanna Get Back Your Lady Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Wanna Get Back Your Lady
49  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Perry, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Planet
45
Attitude We Got The Juice Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Got The Juice
47  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Murphy, D.Frank, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RFT/Atlantic
46
Imagination Changes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Changes
46  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
T.Swain, S.Jolley, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
47
Lanier And Company I Just Got To Have You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Got To Have You
51  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Bow-Legs Miller, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Larc
48
Greg Kihn Band Jeopardy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jeopardy
50  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.k.kaufman, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Beserkley
49
Margie Joseph Knockout Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Knockout
38  Last
12  Peak
22  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
T.Jones,III, D.witherspoon,jr., Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | HCRC
50
Musical Youth Pass The Dutchie Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pass The Dutchie
44  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
P.Collins, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
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