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: 2

Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)

El DeBarge
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 8

Rumors

Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 1

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

Billy Ocean
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
4 Last Week: 6

You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song)

Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 9

My Adidas

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 9
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 4

You Don't Have To Cry

Rene & Angela
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 13
7 Last Week: 5

Headlines

Midnight Star
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
8 Last Week: 11

With You All The Way

New Edition
Last Week 11
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
10 Last Week: 12

Sweet And Sexy Thing

Rick James
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 10

Tell Me (How It Feels)

52nd Street
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 11
12 Last Week: 15

Closer Than Close

Jean Carne
Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 14

Breathless

Mtume
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 20

Givin' It (To You)

Skyy
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 24

Do You Get Enough Love

Shirley Jones
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 13

On My Own

Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
19 Last Week: 19

Funky Beat

Whodini
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 11
20 Last Week: 23

100 MPH

Mazarati
Last Week 23
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 30

Sweet Love

Anita Baker
Last Week 30
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 5
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 17

Pee Wee's Dance

Joeski Love
Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 11
23 Last Week: 29

Burnin' Love

ConFunkShun
Last Week 29
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 7
24 Last Week: 31

Artificial Heart

Cherrelle
Last Week 31
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 27

Mine All Mine

Ca$hflow
Last Week 27
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

Sweetheart

Rainy Davis
Last Week 28
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 13
27 Last Week: 26

Dial My Number

Pauli Carman
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 10
28 Last Week: 32

One Step Closer To You

Gavin Christopher
Last Week 32
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 21

Do You Still Love Me?

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 21
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
30 Last Week: 33

Baby Love

Regina
Last Week 33
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 8
31 Last Week: 36

Rising Desire

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 36
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 34

Lips To Find You

Teena Marie
Last Week 34
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 37

Love The One I'm With (A Lotta Love)

Melba Moore & Kashif
Last Week 37
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 40

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 40
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 38

Holding Back the Years

Simply Red
Last Week 38
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 39

Land Of La-La

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 39
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 18

Firestarter

Tease
Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 17
38 Last Week: 22

Here I Go Again

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 22
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
39 Last Week: 25

Just Another Lover

Johnny Kemp
Last Week 25
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 15
40 Last Week: 46

Do You Remember Me?

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 46
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 47
Last Week 47
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 54

(Bang Zoom!) Let's Go Go!/Howie's Teed Off

The Real Roxanne With Hitman Howie Tee
Last Week 54
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 50

Temporary Love Thing

Full Force
Last Week 50
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 57

Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent

Gwen Guthrie
Last Week 57
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 41
Last Week 41
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
47 Last Week: 42

If Your Heart Isn't In It

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 42
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
48 Last Week: 35

Greatest Love Of All

Whitney Houston
Last Week 35
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
49 Last Week: 56

All Cried Out

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam With Full Force Featuring Paul Anthony & Bow Legged Lou
Last Week 56
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 53
Last Week 53
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance