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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Have You Had Your Love Today
Songwriter(s)
T.Stubbs, D.Pearson
Producer(s)
Wet Prod., Trevel Prod.
Imprint/Promotion Label
EMI

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The O'Jays Have You Had Your Love Today Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Have You Had Your Love Today
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Stubbs, D.Pearson
Producer(s):
Wet Prod., Trevel Prod.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
2
Peabo Bryson Show & Tell Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Show & Tell
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Fuller
Producer(s):
Sir Gant, P.Bryson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
3
Luther Vandross For You To Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For You To Love
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Producer(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
4
Anita Baker Lead Me Into Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lead Me Into Love
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Lane, L.Prentiss
Producer(s):
M.J.Powell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
5
Diana Ross Workin' Overtime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Workin' Overtime
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.G.Rodgers, Jr., C.Max
Producer(s):
N.G.Rodgers, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
6
Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) Keep On Movin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep On Movin'
Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Romeo
Producer(s):
Jazzie B, N.Hooper
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
7
Joyce "Fenderella" Irby Mr. D.J. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mr. D.J.
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin, Fenderella, Doug E. Fresh
Producer(s):
Fenderella
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
8
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Full Force
Producer(s):
Full Force
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Milli Vanilli Baby Don't Forget My Number Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Don't Forget My Number
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Farian, Dalton, Nail, Reuter
Producer(s):
F.Farian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
10
Levert Gotta Get The Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gotta Get The Money
18  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, M.Gordon
Producer(s):
G.Levert, M.Gordon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
11
Miles Jaye Objective Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Objective
13  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Davis
Producer(s):
M.Jaye
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Island
12
Surface Shower Me With Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shower Me With Your Love
22  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Jackson
Producer(s):
D.Conley, D.Townsend, B.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
Chuckii Booker Turned Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Turned Away
20  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Booker, D.Spencer,Jr.
Producer(s):
C.Booker, Big Dog Prod.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
Vanessa Williams Darlin' I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Darlin' I
21  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Salas, K.Harris
Producer(s):
R.Salas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Wing
15
The Jacksons Nothin (That Compares 2 U) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothin (That Compares 2 U)
23  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
16
De La Soul Me Myself And I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Me Myself And I
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Mercer, D.J.Jolicoeur, V.Mason, P.Huston, G.Clinton, P.Wynn
Producer(s):
P.Huston
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
17
Tony Toni Tone For The Love Of You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For The Love Of You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Foster, T.McElroy, Tony! Toni! Tone!
Producer(s):
D.Foster, T.McElroy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Wing
18
James Ingram It's Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Real
25  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Griffin, J.Ingram, K.Frank, B.Hankerson
Producer(s):
G.Griffin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
19
BeBe & CeCe Winans Lost Without You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lost Without You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Thomas, B.Winans
Producer(s):
K.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
Karyn White Secret Rendezvous Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Secret Rendezvous
27  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
21
Kool Moe Dee They Want Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
They Want Money
26  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.DeWese, E.T.Riley
Producer(s):
M.DeWese, LaVaba, P.Harris, Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
22
Freddie Jackson Crazy (For Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Crazy (For Me)
28  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Eastmond, J.Skinner
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
23
Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim Friends Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Friends
Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim
29  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Cymone, J.Watley, E.Barrier, W.Griffin
Producer(s):
A.Cymone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
24
Kiara Every Little Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Every Little Time
10  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Baker, J.Warren
Producer(s):
A.Baker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
25
New Kids On The Block I'll Be Loving You (Forever) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
14  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Starr
Producer(s):
M.Starr, M.Jonzun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
26
LL Cool J I'm That Type Of Guy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm That Type Of Guy
35  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.T.Smith, D.E.Simon, S.Ett
Producer(s):
LL Cool J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
27
Mica Paris My One Temptation Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My One Temptation
15  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Leeson, P.Vale, M.Waters
Producer(s):
L'Equipe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Island
28
The System Midnight Special Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Midnight Special
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Frank, M.Murphy
Producer(s):
D.Frank, M.Murphy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
29
Slick Rick Children's Story Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Children's Story
17  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.M.L.Walters
Producer(s):
R.Walters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
30
Vesta Congratulations Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Congratulations
31  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Clark, G.Prim, Vesta
Producer(s):
T.Clark
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
31
10db I Second That Emotion Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Second That Emotion
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Robinson, Cleveland
Producer(s):
M.Dair, Shawndre Dream
Imprint/Promotion Label:
K-Tel | Crush
32
Stephanie Mills Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Something In The Way (You Make Me Feel)
39  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Winbush
Producer(s):
A.Winbush
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
33
Christopher Mcdaniels A Woman's Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Woman's Touch
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Redmon,Jr., M.Bynum, L.Johnson
Producer(s):
M.Bynum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mega Jam
34
Atlantic Starr My First Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My First Love
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis, W.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.E.Lewis, W.I.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
35
Neneh Cherry Buffalo Stance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Buffalo Stance
42  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cherry, McVey, Ramacon, Morgan
Producer(s):
T.Simenon, M.Saunders
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
36
Kwame The Man We All Know And Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Man We All Know And Love
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Heeme
Producer(s):
H.L.Bug, The Invincibles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
37
Bobby Brown On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")
47  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
89
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
38
Al Green As Long As We're Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
As Long As We're Together
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Green
Producer(s):
A.Green, P.Zeleski, E.Kelly, J.Randolph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
39
Natalie Cole Miss You Like Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Miss You Like Crazy
24  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Masser, G.Goffin, P.Glass
Producer(s):
M.Masser
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
40
Heavy D & The Boyz We Got Our Own Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Got Our Own Thang
41  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, Heavy D, Tolbert, Theodore, S.Clark, Wellington
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
41
Perri No Place To Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Place To Go
43  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Lawson, L.Perry, D.Matkosky
Producer(s):
J.Weber
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Zebra
42
El DeBarge Somebody Loves You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somebody Loves You
50  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Debarge, D.Debarge
Producer(s):
E.Debarge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
43
Donna Allen Can We Talk Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can We Talk
46  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Allen, L.Pace, Blitz
Producer(s):
L.pace
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Oceana
44
Third World Forbidden Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Forbidden Love
52  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Daley, R.Bent, M.Cooper, G.Bolton, W.Clarke, S.Coore
Producer(s):
Third World, Daddy-O
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
45
Dino I Like It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Like It
54  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Dino
Producer(s):
Dino
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | 4th & B'Way
46
Prince Batdance (From "Batman") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Batdance (From "Batman")
65  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
65
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
47
David Peaston Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
58  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
74
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Hawkins,Jr., D.Jones
Producer(s):
M.J.Powell, D.Jones, R.Hawkins,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Geffen
48
Blue Magic It's Like Magic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Like Magic
60  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
60
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
F.Alston
Producer(s):
V.Bell, A.Moody
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | OBR
49
Today Take It Off Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take It Off
56  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
67
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Griffin, W.Adams, L.Singletary, L.Drakeford, L.Mccain
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley, G.Griffin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
50
Grady Harrell Sticks And Stones Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sticks And Stones
33  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Cleveland, D.Ross
Producer(s):
D.Ross
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
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