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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
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Juicy Fruit
Producer(s)
J.Mtume, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Unknown | Epic

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Mtume Juicy Fruit Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Juicy Fruit
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Mtume, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
2
Irene Cara Flashdance...What A Feeling Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Flashdance...What A Feeling
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Casablanca
3
George Benson Inside Love (so Personal) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Inside Love (so Personal)
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
A.Mardin, Kashif, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
4
The Whispers Keep On Lovin' Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep On Lovin' Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, R.sylvers, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
5
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Love Is The Key Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Is The Key
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.Beverly, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
6
James Ingram And Patti Austin How Do You Keep The Music Playing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How Do You Keep The Music Playing
James Ingram And Patti Austin
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Q.Jones II, J.Mandel, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Qwest
7
Michael Jackson Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
Q.Jones II, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
8
Gladys Knight And The Pips Save The Overtime (For Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Save The Overtime (For Me)
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, E.Sylvers, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
9
Debarge All This Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All This Love
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
I.gordy, E.Debarge, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Gordy
10
Donna Summer She Works Hard For The Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She Works Hard For The Money
16  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Omartian, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
11
The Isley Brothers Between The Sheets Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Between The Sheets
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | T-Neck
12
Angela Bofill Tonight I Give In Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight I Give In
13  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
N.M.Walden, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
13
Deniece Williams Do What You Feel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do What You Feel
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.sher, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
14
Jarreau Boogie Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Boogie Down
Jarreau
20  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Graydon, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
15
Janet Jackson Say You Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Say You Do
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Watson, R.Moore, A.Winbush
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
16
Starpoint Don't Be So Serious Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Be So Serious
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Job, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Boardwalk
17
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five New York, New York Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
New York, New York
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Sylvia Inc., Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Sugar Hill
18
Eddy Grant Electric Avenue Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Electric Avenue
21  Last
18  Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
E.Grant, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Portrait
19
O'Bryan You And I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You And I
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
O'Bryan, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
20
Midnight Star Freak-A-Zoid Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freak-A-Zoid
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Calloway, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
21
Michael Jackson Beat It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Beat It
10  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
22
Sister Sledge B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Baby) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Baby)
22  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

23
The Jonzun Crew Space Cowboy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Space Cowboy
12  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Johnson, T.Silverman, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tommy Boy
24
Mary Jane Girls Candy Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Candy Man
23  Last
23  Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.James, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Gordy
25
The Manhattans Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Crazy
32  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Anderson, S.williams, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
26
Run-D.M.C. VS. Jason Nevins It's Like That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Like That
Run-D.M.C. VS. Jason Nevins
31  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Smith, J.W.Simmons, D.M.McDaniels
Producer(s):
R.Simmons, L.Smith, J.Nevins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile | Sm:)e
27
Leon Haywood I'm Out To Catch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Out To Catch
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Haywood, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Casablanca
28
Kashif Stone Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stone Love
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Kashif, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
29
Sergio Mendes Never Gonna Let You Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Gonna Let You Go
29  Last
29  Peak
12  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
S.Mendez, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
30
New Edition Candy Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Candy Girl
24  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
M.Starr, M.Jonzun, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Streetwise
31
David Bowie Let's Dance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Dance
25  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
David Bowie
Producer(s):
David Bowie, N.G.Rodgers, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
32
Johnny Gill Super Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Super Love
37  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.Perren, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Cotillion
33
Steve Arrington's Hall Of Fame Weak At The Knees Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Weak At The Knees
Steve Arrington's Hall Of Fame
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Mallaber, C.Carter, J.Douglass
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
34
Larry Graham I Never Forgot Your Eyes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Never Forgot Your Eyes
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Graham, C.Calello, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
35
Peaches & Herb Remember Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Remember
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
D.Wolfert, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
36
Phyllis Hyman Riding The Tiger Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Riding The Tiger
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
N.M.Walden, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
37
Oliver Cheatham Get Down Saturday Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get Down Saturday Night
39  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
ADK, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
38
Skyy Bad Boy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bad Boy
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Muller, S.Roberts,Jr., Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Salsoul
39
The Chi-lites Bad Motor Scooter Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bad Motor Scooter
44  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
E.Record, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Larc
40
Junior Communication Breakdown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Communication Breakdown
42  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Carter, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
41
The O'Jays I Can't Stand The Pain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Stand The Pain
45  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
K.Gamble, L.A.Huff, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Philadelphia International
42
One Way SHINE ON ME Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
SHINE ON ME
50  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
43
New Horizons Your Thing Is Your Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Thing Is Your Thing
46  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.Troutman, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
44
The S.O.S. Band Just Be Good To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Be Good To Me
54  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
79
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.S.Lewis, J.S.Harris III
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tabu
45
Diana Ross Pieces Of Ice Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pieces Of Ice
56  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Katz, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
46
Champaign Try Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Try Again
36  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.massenburg, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
47
Shalamar Dead Giveaway Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dead Giveaway
59  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
48
Ronnie Laws In The Groove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The Groove
62  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
78
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Mathieson, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
49
The Fatback Band Is This The Future Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Is This The Future
55  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Curtis, G.Thomas, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Spring
50
Aretha Franklin Get It Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get It Right
68  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
68
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
L.Vandross, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
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