HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

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Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data = HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS
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.
The week of
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
10
WEEKS ON CHART
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Gains in performance
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2
Billy Ocean There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Midnight Star Headlines Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Headlines
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald On My Own Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
On My Own
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Rene & Angela You Don't Have To Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Don't Have To Cry
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
El DeBarge Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Yarbrough & Peoples I Wouldn't Lie Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wouldn't Lie
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Meli'sa Morgan Do You Still Love Me? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Still Love Me?
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
9
52nd Street Tell Me (How It Feels) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Me (How It Feels)
12
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
10
Run-D.M.C. My Adidas Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Adidas
17
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Tease Firestarter Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Firestarter
13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
Five Star Love Take Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Take Over
11
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Jeffrey Osborne You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song)
24
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Johnny Kemp Just Another Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Another Lover
15
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
15
The S.O.S. Band The Finest Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Rumors Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rumors
21
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
Joeski Love Pee Wee's Dance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pee Wee's Dance
18
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Whitney Houston Greatest Love Of All Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Greatest Love Of All
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Force M.D.'s Here I Go Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here I Go Again
22
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
New Edition With You All The Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
With You All The Way
25
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Atlantic Starr If Your Heart Isn't In It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If Your Heart Isn't In It
14
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Whodini Funky Beat Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Funky Beat
26
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Rick James Sweet And Sexy Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet And Sexy Thing
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Mtume Breathless Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breathless
29
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Fat Boys Sex Machine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sex Machine
23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
35
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
George Clinton Do Fries Go With That Shake Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do Fries Go With That Shake
19
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
16
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Rainy Davis Sweetheart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweetheart
31
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Aretha Franklin Ain't Nobody Ever Loved You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nobody Ever Loved You
30
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Pauli Carman Dial My Number Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dial My Number
34
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
32
Skyy Givin' It (To You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Givin' It (To You)
37
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Jean Carne Closer Than Close Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Closer Than Close
38
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Mazarati 100 MPH Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
100 MPH
39
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
35
Philip Bailey State Of The Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
State Of The Heart
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Stephanie Mills I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
27
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Regina Baby Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Love
49
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
ConFunkShun Burnin' Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Burnin' Love
44
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Alexander O'Neal What's Missing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Missing
32
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Cherrelle Artificial Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Artificial Heart
43
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
41
Gavin Christopher One Step Closer To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Step Closer To You
46
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
42
Teena Marie Lips To Find You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lips To Find You
48
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Ca$hflow Mine All Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mine All Mine
47
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
44
Willie Collins Let's Get Started Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Get Started
45
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Nu Shooz I Can't Wait Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Wait
36
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Precious Wilson I'll Be Your Friend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be Your Friend
40
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Shirley Jones Do You Get Enough Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Get Enough Love
54
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Junior Oh, Louise Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oh, Louise
33
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
49
The Rose Brothers I Get Off On You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Get Off On You
41
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Janice Bye Bye Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bye Bye
62
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
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