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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Love Zone
Gains in performance
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2
Gwen Guthrie Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
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Gains in performance
3
Luther Vandross Give Me The Reason Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give Me The Reason
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
10
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4
Shirley Jones Do You Get Enough Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Get Enough Love
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
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5
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam With Full Force Featuring Paul Anthony & Bow Legged Lou All Cried Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Cried Out
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam With Full Force Featuring Paul Anthony & Bow Legged Lou
9
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
11
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Gains in performance
6
Anita Baker Sweet Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Love
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
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7
Lionel Richie Dancing On The Ceiling Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dancing On The Ceiling
10
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
8
Patti LaBelle Oh, People Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oh, People
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
8
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9
Levert (Pop Pop Pop Pop) Goes My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Pop Pop Pop Pop) Goes My Mind
11
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
10
Melba Moore & Kashif Love The One I'm With (A Lotta Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love The One I'm With (A Lotta Love)
Melba Moore & Kashif
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
11
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13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
12
Full Force Temporary Love Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Temporary Love Thing
12
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12
PEAK POSITION
11
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13
Whodini One Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Love
15
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
14
The S.O.S. Band Borrowed Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Borrowed Love
14
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
9
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15
Run-D.M.C. Walk This Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Walk This Way
18
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
16
Jean Carne Closer Than Close Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Closer Than Close
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
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17
Janet Jackson When I Think Of You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When I Think Of You
27
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Michael McDonald Sweet Freedom (Theme From Running Scared) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Freedom (Theme From Running Scared)
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
10
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19
Prince And The Revolution Anotherloverholenyohead Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Anotherloverholenyohead
22
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
20
Doug E. Fresh All The Way To Heaven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All The Way To Heaven
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
21
Chaka Khan Love Of A Lifetime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Of A Lifetime
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
8
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22
Ashford & Simpson Count Your Blessings Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Count Your Blessings
28
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
23
Glenn Jones Giving Myself To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Giving Myself To You
24
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
24
El DeBarge Love Always Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Always
29
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
25
Meli'sa Morgan Fool's Paradise Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fool's Paradise
26
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25
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
26
Rumors Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rumors
16
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1
PEAK POSITION
19
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32
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27
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6
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Gains in performance
28
Midnight Star The Midas Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Midas Touch
31
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28
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
29
Cameo Word Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Word Up
42
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29
PEAK POSITION
3
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Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
30
The Jets Private Number Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Private Number
37
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
35
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
5
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32
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)
23
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2
PEAK POSITION
15
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33
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly I Wanna Be With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
38
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
34
The Controllers Distant Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Distant Lover
34
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
9
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35
Howard Hewett I'm For Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm For Real
40
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
36
Pieces Of A Dream Say La La Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
19
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
11
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37
The Temptations Lady Soul Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
41
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37
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
38
Krystol Passion From A Woman Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Passion From A Woman
46
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
39
New Edition Earth Angel (From "The Karate Kid, Part II") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Earth Angel (From "The Karate Kid, Part II")
48
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
40
Five Star Can't Wait Another Minute Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Wait Another Minute
47
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
41
Nu Shooz Point Of No Return Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Point Of No Return
36
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
8
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42
James Ingram Always Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
45
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
43
Klymaxx Man Size Love (From 'running Scared') Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Man Size Love (From 'running Scared')
43
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43
PEAK POSITION
7
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44
The Real Roxanne With Hitman Howie Tee (Bang Zoom!) Let's Go Go!/Howie's Teed Off Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Bang Zoom!) Let's Go Go!/Howie's Teed Off
The Real Roxanne With Hitman Howie Tee
39
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24
PEAK POSITION
11
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45
George Benson Kisses In The Moonlight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Kisses In The Moonlight
54
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45
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
46
Gregory Abbott Shake You Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake You Down
60
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
47
Stephanie Mills Rising Desire Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rising Desire
30
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11
PEAK POSITION
12
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48
ConFunkShun Burnin' Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Burnin' Love
25
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8
PEAK POSITION
14
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49
The TMP Band Ring Ring Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ring Ring
52
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
7
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50
L.A. Dream Team Nursery Rhyme Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nursery Rhyme
56
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Fat Boys In The House Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The House
51
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Rappin' Duke Duke Is Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Duke Is Back
55
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Force M.D.'s One Plus One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Plus One
66
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
54
Rebbie Jackson Reaction Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
67
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
55
Loose Ends Stay A Little While, Child Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay A Little While, Child
65
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Skyy Givin' It (To You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Givin' It (To You)
44
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
49
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
12
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58
Yarbrough & Peoples Wrapped Around Your Finger Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wrapped Around Your Finger
64
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
59
Dazz Band L.O.V.E. M.I.A. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
L.O.V.E. M.I.A.
53
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Kenny G What Does It Take (To Win Your Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
61
O.C. Smith What'cha Gonna Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What'cha Gonna Do
63
LAST WEEK
61
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Ca$hflow Mine All Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mine All Mine
33
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
63
R.J.'S Latest Arrival Heaven In Your Arms Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heaven In Your Arms
77
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
64
Regina Baby Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Love
62
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Tina Turner Typical Male Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Typical Male
Gains in performance
66
Trouble Funk Good To Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Good To Go
70
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
67
James 'D-Train' Williams You Are Everything Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Are Everything
80
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Deniece Williams Wiser And Weaker Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wiser And Weaker
61
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Trinere How Can We Be Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How Can We Be Wrong
73
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Rodney Franklin Look What's Showing Through Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Look What's Showing Through
79
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
71
Carl Anderson & Gloria Loring Friends And Lovers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Friends And Lovers
Carl Anderson & Gloria Loring
82
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
72
Phyllis Hyman Old Friend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Old Friend
Gains in performance
73
Al Jarreau L Is For Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
L Is For Lover
Gains in performance
50
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Stevie Wonder Land Of La-La Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Land Of La-La
59
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Junior Not Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Not Tonight
78
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Sandra Feva You Can't Come Up Here No More Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Can't Come Up Here No More
76
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
78
O'Chi Brown 100% Pure Pain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
100% Pure Pain
Gains in performance
79
Skipworth & Turner Can't Give Her Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Give Her Up
88
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
80
William Bell Headline News Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Headline News
84
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
George Clinton Hey Good Lookin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey Good Lookin'
58
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Michael Sembello Wonder Where You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wonder Where You Are
Gains in performance
83
Genobia Jeter All Of My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Of My Love
Gains in performance
84
The Main Ingredient Do Me Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
85
Patti Austin Getting Away With Murder Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Getting Away With Murder
83
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
86
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)
68
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Rick James Sweet And Sexy Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet And Sexy Thing
57
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Run-D.M.C. My Adidas Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Adidas
71
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
89
Mtume Breathless Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breathless
72
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Dhar Braxton Jump Back (Set Me Free) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jump Back (Set Me Free)
74
LAST WEEK
61
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Cherrelle Artificial Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Artificial Heart
75
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Mary Jane Girls Walk Like A Man (From "A Fine Mess") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Walk Like A Man (From "A Fine Mess")
92
LAST WEEK
91
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Randy Crawford Can't Stand The Pain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Stand The Pain
91
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
94
El DeBarge Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)
81
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Simply Red Holding Back the Years Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Holding Back the Years
85
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
96
Tease Better Wild (Than Mild) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Better Wild (Than Mild)
93
LAST WEEK
81
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Midnight Star Headlines Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Headlines
86
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Boogie Boys Girl Talk Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Girl Talk
96
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Spencer Jones How To Win Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How To Win Your Love
94
LAST WEEK
84
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Betty Wright The Sun Don't Shine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Sun Don't Shine
99
LAST WEEK
82
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
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