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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I Want To Be Your Man
Gains in performance
Play
2
Levert My Forever Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Forever Love
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Earth, Wind & Fire System of Survival Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
System of Survival
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
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4
Michael Jackson The Way You Make Me Feel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Way You Make Me Feel
9
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Natalie Cole I Live For Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Live For Your Love
7
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Whitney Houston So Emotional Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Emotional
8
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
7
Stevie Wonder Skeletons Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Skeletons
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
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8
Meli'sa Morgan If You Can Do It: I Can Too!! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Can Do It: I Can Too!!
11
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
13
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
10
Tony Terry She's Fly Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Fly
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
13
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11
Full Force Love Is For Suckers (Like Me And You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Is For Suckers (Like Me And You)
12
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
Kashif & Meli'sa Morgan Love Changes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Changes
Kashif & Meli'sa Morgan
18
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Alexander O'Neal Criticize Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
13
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14
David Ruffin & Eddie Kendrick I Couldn't Believe It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Couldn't Believe It
15
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Force M.D.'s Touch and Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Touch and Go
17
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Miles Jaye Let's Start Love Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Start Love Over
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
15
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17
Miki Howard Baby, Be Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby, Be Mine
23
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Featuring Full Force Someone To Love Me For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Someone To Love Me For Me
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Featuring Full Force
22
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Vaneese Thomas (I Wanna Get) Close To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(I Wanna Get) Close To You
21
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Smokey Robinson What's Too Much Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Too Much
16
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16
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Stephanie Mills Secret Lady Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Secret Lady
28
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
6
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22
Keith Sweat I Want Her Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Want Her
29
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22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
23
Dionne & Kashif Reservations For Two Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Reservations For Two
Dionne & Kashif
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
10
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24
Pebbles Girlfriend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Girlfriend
30
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Pretty Poison Catch Me (I'm Falling) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Catch Me (I'm Falling)
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
13
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26
Michael Cooper To Prove My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
To Prove My Love
36
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Charlie Singleton & Modern Man Nothing Ventured - Nothing Gained Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothing Ventured - Nothing Gained
Charlie Singleton & Modern Man
31
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
9
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28
The Jets I Do You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Do You
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
9
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29
The Deele Two Occasions Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Two Occasions
37
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
Gerald Albright So Amazing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
38
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
The Whispers In The Mood Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The Mood
42
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
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1
PEAK POSITION
16
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33
Kool Moe Dee How Ya Like Me Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
How Ya Like Me Now
41
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Surface Let's Try Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Try Again
48
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
Lillo Thomas Wanna Make Love (All Night Long) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wanna Make Love (All Night Long)
43
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
Georgio Lover's Lane Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lover's Lane
33
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
12
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37
The O'Jays Let Me Touch You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let Me Touch You
52
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
St. Paul Rich Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rich Man
32
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32
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
39
The Temptations I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now
24
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
15
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40
Joyce Sims Come Into My Life Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Into My Life
46
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
41
Ray Parker Jr. With Natalie Cole Over You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Over You
Ray Parker Jr. With Natalie Cole
50
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
42
Well Red Get Lucky Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get Lucky
55
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Dana Dane This Be The Def Beat Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
This Be The Def Beat
51
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
44
Mission Show A Little Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Show A Little Love
34
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33
PEAK POSITION
12
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45
Sting We'll Be Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We'll Be Together
39
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39
PEAK POSITION
8
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46
Shalamar Games Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
26
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11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Chris Jasper Superbad Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
61
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Prince Hot Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hot Thing
67
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
49
Siedah Garrett Everchanging Times Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everchanging Times
44
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Najee Mysterious Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mysterious
59
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
The Cover Girls Because of You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Because of You
54
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Shanice Wilson (Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance
27
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Lou Rawls I Wish You Belonged To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wish You Belonged To Me
57
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
54
George Michael Hard Day Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
35
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
10
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55
Sherrick Baby I'm For Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby I'm For Real
62
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
Dimples I Can't Live With Or Without You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Live With Or Without You
64
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
57
Babyface Mary Mack Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mary Mack
72
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
M/A/R/R/S Pump Up The Volume Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pump Up The Volume
83
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
59
Colonel Abrams Nameless Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
71
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
Glenn Jones Oh Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
68
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
74
LAST WEEK
61
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
62
Garry Glenn Feels Good To Feel Good Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feels Good To Feel Good
80
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
63
Chill Factor Never My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never My Love
69
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
64
J. Blackfoot Respect Yourself Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Respect Yourself
73
LAST WEEK
64
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
65
Jody Watley Some Kind Of Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Some Kind Of Lover
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
66
Walter Beasley I'm So Happy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm So Happy
82
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
67
Theresa Sweet Memories Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Memories
84
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Patrice Rushen Come Back To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Back To Me
81
LAST WEEK
68
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
69
True Love Love Rap Ballad Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Rap Ballad
85
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
70
Mad'house (The Perfect) 10 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(The Perfect) 10
66
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Mico Wave Misunderstood Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Misunderstood
70
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
72
4 By Four Don't Put The Blame On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Put The Blame On Me
78
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Marlon Jackson Baby Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Tonight
Gains in performance
74
Nocera Let's Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Go
87
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
The Black Flames Are You My Woman? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Are You My Woman?
89
LAST WEEK
75
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
76
Stevie B Party Your Body Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Party Your Body
76
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Salt-N-Pepa Chick On The Side Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Chick On The Side
Gains in performance
78
Angela Winbush Run To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
79
Robe Turn On The Moon Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Turn On The Moon
79
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Boy George Live My Life (From The Film "Hiding Out") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Live My Life (From The Film "Hiding Out")
Gains in performance
81
Tawatha Are You Serious Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Are You Serious
Gains in performance
82
Lace Since You Came Over Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Since You Came Over Me
Gains in performance
83
Angela Clemmons This Is Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
This Is Love
Gains in performance
84
The Rose Brothers I Put My Money Where My Mouth Is Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Put My Money Where My Mouth Is
Gains in performance
85
Debarge You Babe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Babe
Gains in performance
86
Street Fare Come and Get This Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come and Get This Love
Gains in performance
87
Vanessa Bell Armstrong You Bring Out The Best In Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Bring Out The Best In Me
86
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Imagination The Last Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Last Time
88
LAST WEEK
88
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
89
The Gap Band Sweeter Than Candy (From "Penitentiary III") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweeter Than Candy (From "Penitentiary III")
75
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Taja Sevelle Love Is Contagious Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Is Contagious
77
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Anita Pointer Overnight Success Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Overnight Success
60
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
92
MC Shan Featuring T.J. Swan Left Me Lonely Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Left Me Lonely
MC Shan Featuring T.J. Swan
90
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Regina Belle So Many Tears Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Many Tears
63
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
94
The O'Jays Lovin' You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lovin' You
49
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Eric B. & Rakim I Ain't No Joke Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Ain't No Joke
93
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
96
Atlantic Starr All In The Name Of Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All In The Name Of Love
65
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Barry White Sho' You Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sho' You Right
58
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Monet Duet With Nolan Thomas Leave The Lights On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Leave The Lights On
Monet Duet With Nolan Thomas
97
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Giorge Pettus My Night For Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Night For Love
91
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Chad Luv's Passion And You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Luv's Passion And You
40
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
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