Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
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.
1 Last Week: 1

On My Own

Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
3 Last Week: 4

Greatest Love Of All

Whitney Houston
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 5

If Your Heart Isn't In It

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 2

I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
6 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

I Can't Wait

Nu Shooz
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
8 Last Week: 15

What's Missing

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 18

Do You Still Love Me?

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 18
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 8

Never As Good As The First Time

Sade
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
12 Last Week: 9

Under The Influence

Vanity
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
13 Last Week: 19

Do Fries Go With That Shake

George Clinton
Last Week 19
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 20

Oh, Louise

Junior
Last Week 20
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 22

Love Take Over

Five Star
Last Week 22
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 24

There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)

Billy Ocean
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 27

You Don't Have To Cry

Rene & Angela
Last Week 27
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 13

The Heat Of Heat

Patti Austin
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 12
20 Last Week: 25

Firestarter

Tease
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 29

Just Another Lover

Johnny Kemp
Last Week 29
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 17

Do It To Me Good (Tonight)

Michael Henderson
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 11
23 Last Week: 23

Watch Your Step

Anita Baker
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 10
24 Last Week: 11

Crush On You

The Jets
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
25 Last Week: 34

Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)

El DeBarge
Last Week 34
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 4
26 Last Week: 16

Love Is Just A Touch Away

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 16
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 11
27 Last Week: 35

Headlines

Midnight Star
Last Week 35
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 4
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 28

I Get Off On You

The Rose Brothers
Last Week 28
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 10
29 Last Week: 33

State Of The Heart

Philip Bailey
Last Week 33
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 12

Party Freak

Ca$hflow
Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
31 Last Week: 37

I Wouldn't Lie

Yarbrough & Peoples
Last Week 37
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 39

Tell Me (How It Feels)

52nd Street
Last Week 39
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 41

Sex Machine

Fat Boys
Last Week 41
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 36

The Character

Morris Day
Last Week 36
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 46

Pee Wee's Dance

Joeski Love
Last Week 46
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 40

Here I Go Again

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 40
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 38

West End Girls

Pet Shop Boys
Last Week 38
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 6
38 Last Week: 14

I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me)

Colonel Abrams
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 13
39 Last Week: 26

Restless

Starpoint
Last Week 26
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 12
40 Last Week: 47

Rumors

Last Week 47
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 30

Rock Me Amadeus

Falco
Last Week 30
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 13
42 Last Week: 31

Rock The Bells

LL Cool J
Last Week 31
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 12
43 Last Week: 57

With You All The Way

New Edition
Last Week 57
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 43

Loves On Fire

Aleem Featuring Leroy Burgess
Last Week 43
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 12
45 Last Week: 61

Funky Beat

Whodini
Last Week 61
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 51

I'll Be Your Friend

Precious Wilson
Last Week 51
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 52

Sweetheart

Rainy Davis
Last Week 52
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 60

Ain't Nobody Ever Loved You

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 60
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 50

Female Intuition

Mai Tai
Last Week 50
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 6
50 Last Week: 56

Strung Out

Paul Laurence
Last Week 56
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance