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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
Songwriter(s)
Not Listed
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Arista | Jive

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Billy Ocean Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Jive
2
Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne The Last Time I Made Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Last Time I Made Love
Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
3
Prince And The Revolution Let's Go Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Go Crazy
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
4
Mtume You, Me And He Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You, Me And He
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Mtume
Producer(s):
J.Mtume
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
5
Tina Turner What's Love Got To Do With It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Love Got To Do With It
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Britten, G.Lyle
Producer(s):
T.Britten
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
6
The S.O.S. Band Just The Way You Like It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just The Way You Like It
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.S.Lewis, J.S.Harris III
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tabu
7
Stevie Wonder I Just Called To Say I Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Called To Say I Love You
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
S.Wonder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
8
Jermaine Jackson Dynamite Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dynamite
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Goldmark, B.Roberts
Producer(s):
J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
9
Rick James 17 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
17
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.James
Producer(s):
R.James
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Gordy
10
Alicia Myers You Get The Best From Me (Say, Say, Say) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Get The Best From Me (Say, Say, Say)
14  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

11
Lillo Thomas Your Love's Got A Hold On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Love's Got A Hold On Me
11  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Lawrence III
Producer(s):
T.Allen, P.L.Jones,III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
12
Ray Parker Jr. Ghostbusters Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ghostbusters
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Parker, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Parker,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia Pictures/Arista
13
Prince When Doves Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When Doves Cry
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | NPG/Warner Bros.
14
Lionel Richie Stuck On You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stuck On You
12  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Richie
Producer(s):
L.Richie, J.Carmichael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
15
The Jacksons Torture Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Torture
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, K.Wakefield
Producer(s):
J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
16
Sheila E. The Glamorous Life Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Glamorous Life
15  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Sheila E.
Producer(s):
Sheila E., Starr Company
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Run-D.M.C. 30 Days Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
30 Days
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.B.Moore, D.Simmons, L.Smith
Producer(s):
R.Simmons, L.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
18
Janet Jackson Don't Stand Another Chance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Stand Another Chance
23  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson, J.Barnes
Producer(s):
M.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
19
Randy Hall I've Been Watching You (Jamie's Girl) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Been Watching You (Jamie's Girl)
19  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Hall, R.Irving III
Producer(s):
R.Parker,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
20
Diana Ross Swept Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Swept Away
27  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Hall, S.Allen
Producer(s):
D.Hall, A.Baker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
21
Stephanie Mills The Medicine Song Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Medicine Song
30  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.H.Wolinski
Producer(s):
Hawk
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Casablanca
22
Deniece Williams Next Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Next Love
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Williams, G.Duke
Producer(s):
G.Duke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
23
Yarbrough & Peoples Be A Winner Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Be A Winner
20  Last
20  Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Yarbrough, A.Peoples, T.Peoples
Producer(s):
L.Simmons, C.Yarbrough, O.Scott
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Total Experience
24
Nuance Featuring Vikki Love Take A Chance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take A Chance
Nuance Featuring Vikki Love
25  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Miller, N.McDuffy
Producer(s):
R.D.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | 4th & B'Way
25
The Brothers Johnson You Keep Me Coming Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Keep Me Coming Back
17  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Potts,Jr., R.Smith, D.Marshall, L.F.Sylvers III
Producer(s):
L.F.Sylvers,III, K.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
26
Barkays Dirty Dancer Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dirty Dancer
Barkays
18  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Bar-Kays, A.A.Jones
Producer(s):
A.A.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
27
Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers We Need Some Money (Bout Money) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Need Some Money (Bout Money)
26  Last
26  Peak
10  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Brown, J.B.Buchanan, M.Fleming, M.Johnson, D.Twilley
Producer(s):
R.Edwards, Soul Searchers
28
Donna Summer There Goes My Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There Goes My Baby
33  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Nelson, L.Patterson, G.Treadwell
Producer(s):
M.Omartian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
29
Carol Lynn Townes 99 1/2 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
99 1/2
24  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor
30
Chaka Khan I Feel For You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Feel For You
52  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
A.Mardin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
31
The Jacksons State of Shock Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
State of Shock
28  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson, R.Hansen, M.Jagger
Producer(s):
M.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
32
New Edition Cool It Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cool It Now
48  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
66
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Brantley, Timas
Producer(s):
V.Brantley, R.Timas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
33
The Time Ice Cream Castles Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ice Cream Castles
31  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Fields
Producer(s):
M.Day, Starr Company
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
34
Newcleus Computer Age (Push The Button) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Computer Age (Push The Button)
40  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.B.Cenac
Producer(s):
J.Webb, F.Fair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sunnyview
35
Patrice Rushen Get Off (You Fascinate Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get Off (You Fascinate Me)
37  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Rushen, G.Albright, F.Washington
Producer(s):
C.Mims,Jr., P.Rushen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
36
O'Bryan Breakin' Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breakin' Together
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Burnett II, D.Cornelius
Producer(s):
Friendship Producers, O'Bryan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
37
Ralph MacDonald With Bill Withers In The Name Of Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The Name Of Love
Ralph MacDonald With Bill Withers
49  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.MacDonald, W.Salter, W.Withers, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.MacDonald, W.Eaton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Polydor
38
Menudo If You're Not Here (By My Side) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You're Not Here (By My Side)
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Villa, A.Monroy, E.Diaz, M.Pagan
Producer(s):
E.Diaz, M.L.M., Pagan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Roger w/ The Mighty Clouds Of Joy Midnight Hour - Part I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Midnight Hour - Part I
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

40
Cherrelle Fragile...Handle With Care Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fragile...Handle With Care
44  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tabu
41
Peabo Bryson Slow Dancin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Slow Dancin'
43  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.P.Bryson
Producer(s):
P.Bryson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
42
Teddy Pendergrass You're My Choice Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're My Choice Tonight
47  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Producer(s):
L.Vandross
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Asylum
43
Rebbie Jackson Centipede Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Centipede
53  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
82
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
M.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
44
Bonnie Pointer Your Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Touch
35  Last
35  Peak
11  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Derricks
Producer(s):
J.Bowen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Private I
45
Cameo Hangin' Downtown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hangin' Downtown
45  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Hairston
Producer(s):
L.Blackmon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Atlanta Artists
46
Leon Haywood Tenderoni Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tenderoni
54  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Haywood
Producer(s):
L.Haywood
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Modern
47
Julio Iglesias & Diana Ross All Of You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Of You
Julio Iglesias & Diana Ross
39  Last
38  Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Renis, C.Weil, J.Iglesias
Producer(s):
R.Perry, R.Arcusa
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
48
Herbie Hancock Hardrock Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hardrock
41  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Hancock, B.Laswell, D.Showard
Producer(s):
B.Laswell, Material, H.Hancock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
49
Kashif Baby Don't Break Your Baby's Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Don't Break Your Baby's Heart
29  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
50
LaToya Jackson Hot Potato Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hot Potato
51  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Bayyan, L.Jackson
Producer(s):
A.Bayyan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Private I
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