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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.

HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
I Just Can't Stop Loving You
Michael Jackson With Siedah Garrett
Songwriter(s)
M.J.Jackson
Producer(s)
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic
Gains in performance

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Michael Jackson With Siedah Garrett I Just Can't Stop Loving You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Can't Stop Loving You
Michael Jackson With Siedah Garrett
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
2
LL Cool J I Need Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Need Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.T.Smith, B.Erving, D.L.Pierce, D.E.Simon, S.Ett
Producer(s):
LL Cool J, L.A.Posse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
3
Force M.D.'s Love Is A House Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Is A House
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Lascelles, G.Gurd, G.Foster
Producer(s):
M.Lascelles, G.Gurd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Tommy Boy
4
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Lost In Emotion Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lost In Emotion
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Full Force
Producer(s):
Full Force
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
Whitney Houston Didn't We Almost Have It All Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Didn't We Almost Have It All
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
6
Anita Baker No One In The World Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No One In The World
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
7
Stephanie Mills (You're Puttin') A Rush On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(You're Puttin') A Rush On Me
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Allen, P.Laurence
Producer(s):
P.Laurence
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
8
Colonel Abrams How Soon We Forget Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How Soon We Forget
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Colonel Abrams, M.Freeman
Producer(s):
Colonel Abrams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
9
Levert Casanova Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Casanova
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Calloway
Producer(s):
R.Calloway
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
10
Fat Boys & The Beach Boys Wipeout Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wipeout
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
The Surfaris
Producer(s):
A.Cabrera, T.Moran
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Tin Pan Apple
11
Herb Alpert Making Love In The Rain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Making Love In The Rain
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
12
Madame X Just That Type Of Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just That Type Of Girl
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Cooper, C. Mims, J.Bokowski
Producer(s):
B.Cooper
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
13
Prince U Got The Look Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
U Got The Look
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Paisley Park
14
Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne Love Power Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Power
Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Bacharach, C.Bayer Bacharach
Producer(s):
B.Bacharach, C.B.Sager
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
15
Sherrick Just Call Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Call
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Sherrick, R.Hawkins,Jr.
Producer(s):
Sherrick, M.Stokes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
Glenn Jones We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
21  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Allen, G.Jones
Producer(s):
T.Allen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
17
Surface Lately Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lately
23  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Jackson, D.Townsend, D.Conley
Producer(s):
D.Conley, D.Townsend, B.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
Smokey Robinson One Heartbeat Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Heartbeat
13  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.LeGassick, B.Ray
Producer(s):
P.Bunetta, R.Chudacoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
19
Dana Dane Cinderfella Dana Dane Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cinderfella Dana Dane
26  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.McCleese, H.E.Azor
Producer(s):
H.Azor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
20
New Edition Helplessly In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Helplessly In Love
22  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
21
Salt-N-Pepa Tramp Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tramp
25  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Fulsom, McCracklin
Producer(s):
Hurby Luv Bug
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Next Plateau
22
Jody Watley Don't You Want Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't You Want Me
29  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
F.Golde, D.Bryant, J.Watley
Producer(s):
B.Edwards
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
23
4 By Four Come Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Over
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Riley, Jr.
Producer(s):
M.Riley Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
24
Isley, Jasper, Isley Givin' You Back The Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Givin' You Back The Love
15  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.J.Isley, C.H.Jasper, M.Isley
Producer(s):
E.Isley, C.Jasper, M.Isley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | CBS Associated
25
The O'Jays Lovin' You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lovin' You
31  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Philadelphia International
26
The Winans Featuring Anita Baker Ain't No Need To Worry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't No Need To Worry
The Winans Featuring Anita Baker
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Winans
Producer(s):
M.Winans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
27
John White (Can't) Get You Out Of My System Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Can't) Get You Out Of My System
32  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Song
Producer(s):
R.Song
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
28
Theresa Last Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Last Time
20  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.King, D.Foster, T.McElroy
Producer(s):
D.Foster, T.McElroy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
29
Ray Parker Jr. I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone
43  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Parker, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Parker,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
30
Babyface I Love You Babe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Love You Babe
24  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMG | Solar
31
The Whispers Just Gets Better With Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Gets Better With Time
37  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Taylor
Producer(s):
G.Taylor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMG | Solar
32
Donna Summer Dinner With Gershwin Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dinner With Gershwin
38  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Russell
Producer(s):
R.Perry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
33
Lakeside Bullseye Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bullseye
34  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Nolan
Producer(s):
S.Shockley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMG | Solar
34
Klymaxx Divas Need Love Too Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Divas Need Love Too
16  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Cooper, V.Brantley, R.Timas
Producer(s):
B.Cooper, V.Brantley, R.Timas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Constellation
35
Starpoint The More We Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The More We Love
39  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Phillips
Producer(s):
L.Job, P.glass
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
36
Deniece Williams I Confess Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Confess
46  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
S.Levine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
37
Bert Robinson Heart Of Gold Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heart Of Gold
44  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Giles, B.Osborne
Producer(s):
A.Giles, B.Osborne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
38
The System Nighttime Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nighttime Lover
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Murphy, D.Frank
Producer(s):
The System
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
39
Natalie Cole Jump Start Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jump Start
27  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Calloway, V.Calloway
Producer(s):
R.Calloway, V.Calloway
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
40
Grover Washington, Jr. Summer Nights Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Summer Nights
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Miller
Producer(s):
M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
41
Will To Power Dreamin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dreamin'
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Rosenberg
Producer(s):
B.Rosenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
42
Lillo Thomas Downtown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Downtown
56  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Wermuth
Producer(s):
L.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
43
Lace My Love Is Deep Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Love Is Deep
55  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Glass, L.Job, C.Dawson
Producer(s):
L.Job, P.glass
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Wing
44
Michael Jackson Bad Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bad
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
Q.Jones II
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
45
Dimples Tell It Like It Is Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell It Like It Is
36  Last
22  Peak
11  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Diamond, G.Davis
Producer(s):
Dimples, D.wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
46
Deja You And Me Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You And Me Tonight
59  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
71
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Kelly, J.Randolph, K.Moore
Producer(s):
E.Kelly, J.Randolph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
47
UTFO Ya Cold Wanna Be With Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ya Cold Wanna Be With Me
51  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
UTFO, Full Force
Producer(s):
Full Force
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Select
48
The Controllers Sleeping Alone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sleeping Alone
54  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
66
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Burks
Producer(s):
R.Benatar, G.Senogles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
49
Jennifer Holliday Heart On The Line Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heart On The Line
48  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Glass, A.Glass
Producer(s):
P.glass, A.Glass
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
50
Angela Winbush Angel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Angel
63  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
63
LAST WEEK
95
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
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