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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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11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
1
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Songwriter(s):
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Yarbrough & Peoples Don't Waste Your Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Waste Your Time
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Ellis
Producer(s):
J.Ellis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Total Experience
3
Deniece Williams Let's Hear It For The Boy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Hear It For The Boy
Last
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Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
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Bar-Kays Freakshow On The Dance Floor Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freakshow On The Dance Floor
Last
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Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
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5
Cameo She's Strange Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Strange
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.E.Blackmon, C.Singleton, N.Leftenant, T.M.Jenkins
Producer(s):
L.Blackman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Atlanta Artists
6
Dennis Edwards Don't Look Any Further Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Look Any Further
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
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Songwriter(s):
D.Lambert, F.Golde, D.Hitchings
Producer(s):
D.Lambert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Gordy
7
One Way Lady You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lady You Are
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
9
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8
Shannon Give Me Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give Me Tonight
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
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9
Culture Club Miss Me Blind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Miss Me Blind
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Virgin
10
Patti LaBelle Love, Need And Want You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love, Need And Want You
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
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11
O'Bryan Lovelite Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lovelite
18  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
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Songwriter(s):
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12
Newcleus Jam On It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jam On It
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
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13
The Temptations Sail Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sail Away
14  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Whitfield, A.Bond
Producer(s):
N.a.whitfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Gordy
14
Luther Vandross Superstar/Until You Come Back To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Superstar/Until You Come Back To Me
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
15
James Ingram There's No Easy Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There's No Easy Way
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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16
Laid Back White Horse Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
White Horse
11  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Stahl, J.Guldenberg
Producer(s):
Laid Back, Seven Dwarfs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
17
Evelyn "Champagne" King Shake Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake Down
12  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
18
Jeffrey Osborne We're Going All The Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We're Going All The Way
16  Last
16  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Mann, C.Weil
Producer(s):
G.Duke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
19
Change Change Of Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Change Of Heart
27  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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20
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
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Womack, P.Moten
Producer(s):
B.Womack, J.Gadson, A.Oldham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beverly Glen
21
Dazz Band Swoop (I'm Yours) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Swoop (I'm Yours)
28  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

22
Spinners Right Or Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Or Wrong
Spinners
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
23
Bryan Loren Lollipop Luv Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lollipop Luv
23  Last
23  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

24
The Pointer Sisters Jump (For My Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jump (For My Love)
40  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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25
The Art Of Noise Beat Box Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Beat Box
20  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Dudley, Horn, Jeczalik, Langan, Morley
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Island
26
Irene Cara Breakdance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breakdance
34  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
27
The Crusaders New Moves Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
New Moves
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

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Shalamar Dancing In The Sheets Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dancing In The Sheets
22  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Wolfer, D.Pitchford
Producer(s):
B.Wolfer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
29
The Deele Just My Luck Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just My Luck
26  Last
25  Peak
11  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

30
Melba Moore Love Me Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Me Right
36  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

31
Nona Hendryx I Sweat (Going Through The Motions) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Sweat (Going Through The Motions)
33  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
32
R.J.'S Latest Arrival Shackles Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shackles
39  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

33
Kool & The Gang Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
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
34
Debarge Love Me In A Special Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Me In A Special Way
25  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Debarge
Producer(s):
E.Debarge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
35
The O'Jays Extraordinary Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Extraordinary Girl
38  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

36
Real To Reel Love Me Like This Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Me Like This
37  Last
36  Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

37
Windjammer Live Without Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Live Without Your Love
43  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

38
Run-D.M.C. Rock Box Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rock Box
41  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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39
Patti Austin Rhythm of the Street Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rhythm of the Street
45  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
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40
Cherelle I Didn't Mean To Turn You On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Didn't Mean To Turn You On
52  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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41
Timmy Thomas Gotta Give A Little Love (Ten Years Later) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gotta Give A Little Love (Ten Years Later)
47  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gold Mountain
42
Kenny G Hi, How Ya Doin? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hi, How Ya Doin?
30  Last
23  Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Horton
Producer(s):
W.Brathwaite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
43
Jocelyn Brown Somebody Else's Guy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somebody Else's Guy
54  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Browne
Producer(s):
F.McFarlane, A.George, J.Browne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prelude | Vinyl Dreams
44
Rockwell Obscene Phone Caller Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Obscene Phone Caller
59  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
45
Lenny Williams Always Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Always
46  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

46
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)
48  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

47
L.J. Reynolds Touch Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Touch Down
58  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

48
Divine Sound What People Do For Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What People Do For Money
57  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
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49
The Earons Land of Hunger Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Land of Hunger
53  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
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50
Peter Brown They Only Come Out At Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
They Only Come Out At Night
50  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
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