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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Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
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Billy Ocean Love Zone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Zone
1
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1
PEAK POSITION
9
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3
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
5
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3
PEAK POSITION
12
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Gains in performance
4
Levert (Pop Pop Pop Pop) Goes My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Pop Pop Pop Pop) Goes My Mind
9
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
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5
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8
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Gains in performance
6
Lionel Richie Dancing On The Ceiling Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dancing On The Ceiling
7
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6
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8
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7
Luther Vandross Give Me The Reason Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give Me The Reason
3
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3
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11
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8
Patti LaBelle Oh, People Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oh, People
8
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7
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9
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9
Janet Jackson When I Think Of You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When I Think Of You
17
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9
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5
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Gains in performance
10
Whodini One Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Love
13
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10
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8
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Gains in performance
11
Run-D.M.C. Walk This Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Walk This Way
15
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11
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6
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Gains in performance
12
Anita Baker Sweet Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Love
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2
PEAK POSITION
13
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13
Shirley Jones Do You Get Enough Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Get Enough Love
4
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1
PEAK POSITION
14
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14
Ashford & Simpson Count Your Blessings Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Count Your Blessings
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14
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
15
Full Force Temporary Love Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Temporary Love Thing
12
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12
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12
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16
Cameo Word Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Word Up
29
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16
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4
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Gains in performance
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El DeBarge Love Always Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Always
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17
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6
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Gains in performance
18
Prince And The Revolution Anotherloverholenyohead Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Anotherloverholenyohead
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18
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8
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19
Doug E. Fresh All The Way To Heaven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All The Way To Heaven
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19
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7
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27
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20
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7
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Gains in performance
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Glenn Jones Giving Myself To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Giving Myself To You
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21
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
22
Midnight Star The Midas Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Midas Touch
28
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22
PEAK POSITION
6
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23
The S.O.S. Band Borrowed Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Borrowed Love
14
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14
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10
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24
Meli'sa Morgan Fool's Paradise Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fool's Paradise
25
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24
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8
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Gains in performance
25
Chaka Khan Love Of A Lifetime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Of A Lifetime
21
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21
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9
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26
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly I Wanna Be With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
33
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26
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
27
Howard Hewett I'm For Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm For Real
35
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27
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5
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Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
28
The Jets Private Number Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Private Number
30
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28
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10
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Gains in performance
29
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
10
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5
PEAK POSITION
12
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30
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")
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30
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
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6
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The Temptations Lady Soul Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
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5
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Gains in performance
33
Jean Carne Closer Than Close Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Closer Than Close
16
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1
PEAK POSITION
16
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34
Five Star Can't Wait Another Minute Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Wait Another Minute
40
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34
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5
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Gains in performance
35
Krystol Passion From A Woman Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Passion From A Woman
38
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
36
Rumors Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rumors
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PEAK POSITION
20
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37
Michael McDonald Sweet Freedom (Theme From Running Scared) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Freedom (Theme From Running Scared)
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17
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11
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James Ingram Always Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
42
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38
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
39
The Controllers Distant Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Distant Lover
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34
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10
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40
George Benson Kisses In The Moonlight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Kisses In The Moonlight
45
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40
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
41
Gregory Abbott Shake You Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake You Down
46
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41
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
42
Nu Shooz Point Of No Return Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Point Of No Return
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36
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9
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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
8
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44
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)
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2
PEAK POSITION
16
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Force M.D.'s One Plus One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Plus One
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3
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Gains in performance
46
Tina Turner Typical Male Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Typical Male
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46
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2
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Gains in performance
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Rappin' Duke Duke Is Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Duke Is Back
52
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47
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
48
Loose Ends Stay A Little While, Child Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay A Little While, Child
55
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48
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
49
Rebbie Jackson Reaction Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
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3
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Gains in performance
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L.A. Dream Team Nursery Rhyme Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nursery Rhyme
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6
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51
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)
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51
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
52
R.J.'S Latest Arrival Heaven In Your Arms Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heaven In Your Arms
63
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
53
Pieces Of A Dream Say La La Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
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12
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54
Yarbrough & Peoples Wrapped Around Your Finger Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wrapped Around Your Finger
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54
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
55
The TMP Band Ring Ring Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ring Ring
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49
PEAK POSITION
8
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56
O.C. Smith What'cha Gonna Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What'cha Gonna Do
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LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
11
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Gains in performance
57
James 'D-Train' Williams You Are Everything Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Are Everything
67
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
58
Club Nouveau Jealousy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
59
Phyllis Hyman Old Friend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Old Friend
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59
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
60
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
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24
PEAK POSITION
12
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61
Carl Anderson & Gloria Loring Friends And Lovers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Friends And Lovers
Carl Anderson & Gloria Loring
71
LAST WEEK
61
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
62
Al Jarreau L Is For Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
L Is For Lover
73
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
63
Rodney Franklin Look What's Showing Through Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Look What's Showing Through
70
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63
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
Gains in performance
65
Hanson & Davis Hungry For Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hungry For Your Love
Gains in performance
66
Fat Boys In The House Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The House
51
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
7
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67
Genobia Jeter All Of My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Of My Love
83
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson) A Little Bit More Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Little Bit More
Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
Gains in performance
69
Trinere How Can We Be Wrong Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How Can We Be Wrong
69
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Beau Williams There's Just Something About You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There's Just Something About You
Gains in performance
71
William Bell Headline News Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Headline News
80
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
72
Skipworth & Turner Can't Give Her Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Give Her Up
79
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
73
O'Chi Brown 100% Pure Pain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
100% Pure Pain
78
LAST WEEK
73
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
74
Stacey Q Two Of Hearts Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Two Of Hearts
Gains in performance
75
Lenny Williams Ten Ways Of Loving You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ten Ways Of Loving You
Gains in performance
76
Junior Not Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Not Tonight
76
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Trouble Funk Good To Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Good To Go
66
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
78
The Main Ingredient Do Me Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
84
LAST WEEK
78
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
79
Michael Sembello Wonder Where You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wonder Where You Are
82
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Billy Griffin Believe It Or Not Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Believe It Or Not
Gains in performance
81
Regina Baby Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Love
64
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Dazz Band L.O.V.E. M.I.A. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
L.O.V.E. M.I.A.
59
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
9
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57
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
13
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Gains in performance
85
Stephanie Mills Rising Desire Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rising Desire
47
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
13
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86
Skyy Givin' It (To You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Givin' It (To You)
56
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Deniece Williams Wiser And Weaker Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wiser And Weaker
68
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
8
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88
Ca$hflow Mine All Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mine All Mine
62
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
15
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89
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
77
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
90
George Clinton Hey Good Lookin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey Good Lookin'
81
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Patti Austin Getting Away With Murder Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Getting Away With Murder
85
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
9
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
6
WEEKS ON CHART
93
ConFunkShun Burnin' Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Burnin' Love
48
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
94
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)
86
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1
PEAK POSITION
21
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74
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
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96
Stevie Wonder Land Of La-La Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Land Of La-La
75
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Simply Red Holding Back the Years Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Holding Back the Years
95
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
15
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98
Tease Better Wild (Than Mild) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Better Wild (Than Mild)
96
LAST WEEK
81
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Spencer Jones How To Win Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How To Win Your Love
99
LAST WEEK
84
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
100
El DeBarge Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)
94
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
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