HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

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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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LAST WEEK
8
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My Prerogative
Gains in performance
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2
Karyn White The Way You Love Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Way You Love Me
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Sade Nothing Can Come Between Us Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothing Can Come Between Us
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
4
New Edition You're Not My Kind Of Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're Not My Kind Of Girl
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Johnny Kemp Dancin' With Myself Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dancin' With Myself
8
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Kiara The Best Of Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Best Of Me
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini Don't Rock The Boat Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Rock The Boat
Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini
12
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
8
George Benson Let's Do It Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Do It Again
9
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
10
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Gains in performance
9
Levert Addicted To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Addicted To You
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
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3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
11
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11
Luther Vandross Any Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
16
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
12
Anita Baker Giving You The Best That I Got Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Giving You The Best That I Got
22
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Bobby McFerrin Don't Worry, Be Happy (From "Cocktail") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Worry, Be Happy (From "Cocktail")
19
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Vanessa Williams (He's Got) The Look Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(He's Got) The Look
18
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
Howard Huntsberry Sleepless Weekend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sleepless Weekend
17
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
21
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
17
Al B. Sure! Rescue Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rescue Me
23
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Jeffrey Osborne She's On The Left Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's On The Left
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
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19
Tony Toni Tone Born Not To Know Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Born Not To Know
7
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
14
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20
Cheryl Pepsii Riley Thanks For My Child Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Thanks For My Child
29
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Terence Trent D'Arby Dance Little Sister Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dance Little Sister
24
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Evelyn "Champagne" King Hold On To What You've Got Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hold On To What You've Got
13
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Paula Abdul (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
24
Deniece Williams I Can't Wait Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Wait
27
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers Stuck Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stuck
The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers
25
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
26
D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince A Nightmare On My Street Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Nightmare On My Street
14
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
11
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27
Bootsy Party On Plastic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Party On Plastic
30
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
7
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28
Stevie Wonder My Eyes Don't Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Eyes Don't Cry
38
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
29
Whitney Houston One Moment In Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Moment In Time
36
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
Billy Ocean Tear Down These Walls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tear Down These Walls
35
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
31
EPMD Strictly Business Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Strictly Business
31
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
6
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32
Chapter 8 Give Me A Chance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give Me A Chance
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
11
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33
Sweet Obsession Gonna Get Over You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gonna Get Over You
39
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Troop My Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Heart
42
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
35
The Reddings Call The Law Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Call The Law
44
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
36
Freddie Jackson Hey Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
56
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
37
Tracie Spencer Hide And Seek Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hide And Seek
49
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
38
Surface I Missed Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Missed
52
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Gregory Abbott Let Me Be Your Hero Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let Me Be Your Hero
47
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U. Shake Your Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake Your Thang
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U.
26
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
15
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41
Ohio Players Let's Play (From Now On) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Play (From Now On)
33
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
8
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42
Guy 'round And 'round (Merry Go 'round Of Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
'round And 'round (Merry Go 'round Of Love)
59
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Jamm So Fine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Fine
48
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
8
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44
The Boys Dial My Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dial My Heart
62
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
45
Jonathan Butler There's One Born Every Minute Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There's One Born Every Minute
61
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
10db I Burn For You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Burn For You
53
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Isaac Hayes Showdown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Showdown
40
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Cameo You Make Me Work Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Make Me Work
73
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
49
Melba Moore (Duet With Kashif) I'm In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm In Love
Melba Moore (Duet With Kashif)
15
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Cherrelle Everything I Miss At Home Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everything I Miss At Home
74
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Good Question Got A New Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Got A New Love
54
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Billy Always Back On Track Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Back On Track
60
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Big Daddy Kane Ain't No Half-Steppin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't No Half-Steppin'
58
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Pebbles Take Your Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take Your Time
32
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee) Make It Last Forever Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make It Last Forever
Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee)
37
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Philip Michael Thomas Don't Make Promises Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Make Promises
64
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Tyrone Davis It's A Miracle Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's A Miracle
43
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Freddie Jackson Nice 'N' Slow Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nice 'N' Slow
41
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Vesta Sweet, Sweet Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet, Sweet Love
81
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
Loose Ends Mr. Bachelor Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mr. Bachelor
80
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
L'Trimm Cars With The Boom Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cars With The Boom
72
LAST WEEK
61
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
62
J.J. Fad Way Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Way Out
71
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
90
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
64
Brenda Russell Get Here Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
67
LAST WEEK
64
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
65
By All Means I'm The One Who Loves You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm The One Who Loves You
76
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
66
Derek B Goodgroove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Goodgroove
66
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Dazz Band Single Girls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Single Girls
34
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Taylor Dayne I'll Always Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Always Love You
46
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
51
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Lia Tell Me It's Not Too Late Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Me It's Not Too Late
77
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
71
Run-D.M.C. I'm Not Going Out Like That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Not Going Out Like That
87
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
72
Millie Scott A Love Of Your Own Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Love Of Your Own
78
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
73
The Bus Boys Hard Work Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hard Work
68
LAST WEEK
68
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Rick James Wonderful Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wonderful
86
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
Al Hudson & One Way Driving Me Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Driving Me Crazy
Al Hudson & One Way
82
LAST WEEK
75
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
63
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Kool Moe Dee Let's Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
55
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Ice-T I'm Your Pusher Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Your Pusher
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
79
James Brown Static Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
45
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Commodores Solitaire Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Solitaire
97
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
Tyka Nelson L.O.V.E. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
L.O.V.E.
96
LAST WEEK
81
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
82
Lenny Williams Givin' Up On Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Givin' Up On Love
92
LAST WEEK
82
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
83
Gary Taylor Tease Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tease Me
50
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Pieces Of A Dream Rising To The Top Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rising To The Top
Gains in performance
85
Evon Geffries & The Stand Stand And Deliver Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stand And Deliver
Gains in performance
86
Michael Jackson Another Part Of Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Another Part Of Me
57
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Dorian Harewood Show Me (One More Time) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Show Me (One More Time)
Gains in performance
88
Prince I Wish U Heaven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wish U Heaven
Gains in performance
89
Today Him Or Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Him Or Me
Gains in performance
90
Al B. Sure! Off On Your Own (Girl) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Off On Your Own (Girl)
83
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Boogie Down Productions Stop The Violence Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stop The Violence
84
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Tony Terry Young Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Young Love
88
LAST WEEK
88
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Betty Wright After The Pain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
After The Pain
65
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Howard Hewett Once, Twice, Three Times Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Once, Twice, Three Times
79
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Fat Boys Are You Ready For Freddy? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Are You Ready For Freddy?
94
LAST WEEK
93
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
96
Blast Zone Mary Had A Little Jam Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mary Had A Little Jam
Gains in performance
97
Angela Winbush Hello Beloved Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hello Beloved
69
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Four Tops Indestructible Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Indestructible
75
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Loose Ends Watching You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Watching You
91
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Public Enemy Don't Believe The Hype Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Believe The Hype
70
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
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