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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
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Lionel Richie Hello Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hello
Last
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2
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TWO WEEKS AGO
1
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Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
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Cameo She's Strange Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Strange
Last
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12  Weeks
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12
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Songwriter(s):
L.E.Blackmon, C.Singleton, N.Leftenant, T.M.Jenkins
Producer(s):
L.Blackman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Atlanta Artists
3
Dennis Edwards Don't Look Any Further Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Look Any Further
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13  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
2
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13
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Songwriter(s):
D.Lambert, F.Golde, D.Hitchings
Producer(s):
D.Lambert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Gordy
4
Yarbrough & Peoples Don't Waste Your Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Waste Your Time
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Weeks
7
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TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
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Songwriter(s):
J.Ellis
Producer(s):
J.Ellis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Total Experience
5
Luther Vandross Superstar/Until You Come Back To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Superstar/Until You Come Back To Me
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Weeks
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TWO WEEKS AGO
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9
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
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Shannon Give Me Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give Me Tonight
Last
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Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
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7
Bar-Kays Freakshow On The Dance Floor Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freakshow On The Dance Floor
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
7
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6
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8
Culture Club Miss Me Blind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Miss Me Blind
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TWO WEEKS AGO
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8
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Virgin
9
Laid Back White Horse Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
White Horse
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
5
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12
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Songwriter(s):
T.Stahl, J.Guldenberg
Producer(s):
Laid Back, Seven Dwarfs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
10
Bobby Womack & Patti LaBelle Love Has Finally Come At Last Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Has Finally Come At Last
Bobby Womack & Patti LaBelle
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Womack, P.Moten
Producer(s):
B.Womack, J.Gadson, A.Oldham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beverly Glen
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Deniece Williams Let's Hear It For The Boy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Hear It For The Boy
25  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
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Songwriter(s):
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Evelyn "Champagne" King Shake Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake Down
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
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14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
One Way Lady You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lady You Are
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
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14
The Art Of Noise Beat Box Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Beat Box
10  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Dudley, Horn, Jeczalik, Langan, Morley
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Island
15
Patti LaBelle Love, Need And Want You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love, Need And Want You
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
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Jeffrey Osborne We're Going All The Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We're Going All The Way
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Mann, C.Weil
Producer(s):
G.Duke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
17
Kool & The Gang Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight
11  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Taylor, C.Williams, Kool & The Gang
Producer(s):
R.Bell, J.Bonnefond, Kool & The Gang
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | De-Lite
18
Debarge Love Me In A Special Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Me In A Special Way
15  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Debarge
Producer(s):
E.Debarge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
19
Newcleus Jam On It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jam On It
24  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
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Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
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20
The Temptations Sail Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sail Away
22  Last
20  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Whitfield, A.Bond
Producer(s):
N.a.whitfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Gordy
21
Shalamar Dancing In The Sheets Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dancing In The Sheets
20  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Wolfer, D.Pitchford
Producer(s):
B.Wolfer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
22
O'Bryan Lovelite Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lovelite
30  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
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James Ingram There's No Easy Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There's No Easy Way
29  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
29
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TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
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Bryan Loren Lollipop Luv Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lollipop Luv
28  Last
24  Peak
10  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
10
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The Deele Just My Luck Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just My Luck
26  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
9
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Spinners Right Or Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Or Wrong
Spinners
31  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
27
Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill Perfect Combination Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Perfect Combination
Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill
17  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Glass, M.N.Waldman
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Cotillion
28
Rockwell Somebody's Watching Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somebody's Watching Me
12  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Rockwell
Producer(s):
C.A.Nolen, N.Rockwell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Motown
29
Kenny G Hi, How Ya Doin? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hi, How Ya Doin?
27  Last
23  Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Horton
Producer(s):
W.Brathwaite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
30
The Pointer Sisters Automatic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Automatic
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Walsh, M.Goldenberg
Producer(s):
R.Perry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Planet
31
The Crusaders New Moves Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
New Moves
39  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

32
Change Change Of Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Change Of Heart
44  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
Not Listed
33
Atlantic Starr More, More, More Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
More, More, More
23  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Dees
Producer(s):
J.Carmichael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
34
Dazz Band Swoop (I'm Yours) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Swoop (I'm Yours)
48  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

35
The Chi-lites Stop What You're Doin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stop What You're Doin'
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

36
The Emotions You're The One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're The One
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

37
Irene Cara Breakdance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breakdance
40  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
38
Nona Hendryx I Sweat (Going Through The Motions) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Sweat (Going Through The Motions)
41  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Tina Turner Let's Stay Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Stay Together
32  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Green, Mitchell, Jackson
Producer(s):
M.Ware, G.Walsh
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
40
George Clinton Last Dance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Last Dance
34  Last
26  Peak
10  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
G.Clinton, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
41
Starpoint It's All Yours Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's All Yours
36  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Phillips
Producer(s):
L.Job
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
42
Real To Reel Love Me Like This Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Me Like This
45  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

43
D Train You're The Reason Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're The Reason
43  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

44
Melba Moore Livin' For Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Livin' For Your Love
37  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
LaLa
Producer(s):
Kashif
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
45
Michael Jackson Thriller Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Thriller
38  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Temperton
Producer(s):
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Epic
46
Johnny Mathis And Deniece Williams Love Won't Let Me Wait Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Won't Let Me Wait
Johnny Mathis And Deniece Williams
42  Last
32  Peak
11  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Barrett, E.Eli
Producer(s):
D.Diante
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
47
Clockwork I'm Your Candy Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Your Candy Girl
46  Last
37  Peak
11  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

48
The O'Jays Extraordinary Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Extraordinary Girl
61  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
85
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

49
The Staple Singers H-A-T-E (Don't Live Here Anymore) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
H-A-T-E (Don't Live Here Anymore)
54  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
71
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

50
Windjammer Live Without Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Live Without Your Love
55  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

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