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: 3

Don't Be Cruel

Bobby Brown
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 5

If It Isn't Love

New Edition
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 6

Sign Your Name

Terence Trent D'Arby
Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 8

Off On Your Own (Girl)

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 1

Roses Are Red

The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
6 Last Week: 4

The Right Stuff

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
7 Last Week: 10

Mamacita

Troop
Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 14

Groove Me

Guy
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11

Knocked Out

Paula Abdul
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 20

Loosey's Rap

Rick James Featuring Roxanne Shante
Last Week 20
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 2

Paradise

Sade
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
12 Last Week: 19

Symptoms Of True Love

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 19
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 22

Off The Hook (With Your Love)

R.J.'S Latest Arrival
Last Week 22
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 18

The Colour Of Love

Billy Ocean
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 9

I'm Real

James Brown
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
16 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 24

Forever Yours

Tony Terry
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 13

Shoot 'Em Up Movies

The Deele
Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
20 Last Week: 7

I'll Prove It To You

Gregory Abbott
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 12
21 Last Week: 28

Watching You

Loose Ends
Last Week 28
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 5
22 Last Week: 12

I Can't Complain

Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 11
24 Last Week: 27

Your Love Is So Def

Full Force
Last Week 27
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 7
25 Last Week: 32

That Girl Wants To Dance With Me

Gregory Hines
Last Week 32
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 31

Coming To America

The System
Last Week 31
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 8
27 Last Week: 35
Last Week 35
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 46

Make It Last Forever

Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee)
Last Week 46
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 45

Nice 'N' Slow

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 45
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 37

Shake Your Body

Suave
Last Week 37
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 38

Love Will Save The Day

Whitney Houston
Last Week 38
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 26

I Surrender To Your Love

By All Means
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 11
35 Last Week: 17

Keep Risin' To The Top

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
36 Last Week: 44

K.I.S.S.I.N.G.

Siedah Garrett
Last Week 44
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 42

Every Shade Of Love

Jesse Johnson
Last Week 42
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 25

Supersonic

J.J. Fad
Last Week 25
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 9
40 Last Week: 53

Roll With It

Steve Winwood
Last Week 53
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 57

Shake Your Thang

Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U.
Last Week 57
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 48

Once, Twice, Three Times

Howard Hewett
Last Week 48
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 16

Let Me Take You Down

Stacy Lattisaw
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 13
45 Last Week: 51

I'll Always Love You

Taylor Dayne
Last Week 51
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 49

Indian Giver

Rainy Davis
Last Week 49
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 6
47 Last Week: 64

Mary, Mary

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 64
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 40

Just Got Paid

Johnny Kemp
Last Week 40
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
49 Last Week: 33

Marc Anthony's Tune

Tyka Nelson
Last Week 33
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 10
50 Last Week: 54

The Twist

Fat Boys
Last Week 54
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance