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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
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LAST WEEK
10
WEEKS ON CHART
Show & Tell
Songwriter(s)
J.Fuller
Producer(s)
Sir Gant, P.Bryson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol
Gains in performance

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Peabo Bryson Show & Tell Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Show & Tell
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Fuller
Producer(s):
Sir Gant, P.Bryson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
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)
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Romeo
Producer(s):
Jazzie B, N.Hooper
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
3
Diana Ross Workin' Overtime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Workin' Overtime
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.G.Rodgers, Jr., C.Max
Producer(s):
N.G.Rodgers, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
4
Chuckii Booker Turned Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Turned Away
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Booker, D.Spencer,Jr.
Producer(s):
C.Booker, Big Dog Prod.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
5
Luther Vandross For You To Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For You To Love
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Producer(s):
L.Vandross, M.Miller
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
6
Surface Shower Me With Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shower Me With Your Love
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
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
7
Levert Gotta Get The Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gotta Get The Money
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Levert, M.Gordon
Producer(s):
G.Levert, M.Gordon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
8
Anita Baker Lead Me Into Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lead Me Into Love
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Lane, L.Prentiss
Producer(s):
M.J.Powell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
9
Miles Jaye Objective Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Objective
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Davis
Producer(s):
M.Jaye
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Island
10
The Jacksons Nothin (That Compares 2 U) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothin (That Compares 2 U)
15  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
11
Milli Vanilli Baby Don't Forget My Number Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Don't Forget My Number
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Farian, Dalton, Nail, Reuter
Producer(s):
F.Farian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
12
Vanessa Williams Darlin' I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Darlin' I
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Salas, K.Harris
Producer(s):
R.Salas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Wing
13
James Ingram It's Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Real
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
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.
14
The O'Jays Have You Had Your Love Today Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Have You Had Your Love Today
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Stubbs, D.Pearson
Producer(s):
Wet Prod., Trevel Prod.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
15
Karyn White Secret Rendezvous Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Secret Rendezvous
20  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim Friends Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Friends
Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim
23  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Cymone, J.Watley, E.Barrier, W.Griffin
Producer(s):
A.Cymone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
17
Kool Moe Dee They Want Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
They Want Money
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
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
18
LL Cool J I'm That Type Of Guy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm That Type Of Guy
26  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.T.Smith, D.E.Simon, S.Ett
Producer(s):
LL Cool J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
19
Freddie Jackson Crazy (For Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Crazy (For Me)
22  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Eastmond, J.Skinner
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
Joyce "Fenderella" Irby Mr. D.J. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mr. D.J.
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin, Fenderella, Doug E. Fresh
Producer(s):
Fenderella
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
21
The System Midnight Special Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Midnight Special
28  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Frank, M.Murphy
Producer(s):
D.Frank, M.Murphy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
22
10db I Second That Emotion Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Second That Emotion
31  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Robinson, Cleveland
Producer(s):
M.Dair, Shawndre Dream
Imprint/Promotion Label:
K-Tel | Crush
23
Vesta Congratulations Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Congratulations
30  Last
23  Peak
10  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Clark, G.Prim, Vesta
Producer(s):
T.Clark
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
24
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)
32  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Winbush
Producer(s):
A.Winbush
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
25
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
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Full Force
Producer(s):
Full Force
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
26
De La Soul Me Myself And I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Me Myself And I
16  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
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
27
Tony Toni Tone For The Love Of You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For The Love Of You
17  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Foster, T.McElroy, Tony! Toni! Tone!
Producer(s):
D.Foster, T.McElroy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Wing
28
Bobby Brown On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")
37  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
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
29
Heavy D & The Boyz We Got Our Own Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Got Our Own Thang
40  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
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
30
Neneh Cherry Buffalo Stance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Buffalo Stance
35  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cherry, McVey, Ramacon, Morgan
Producer(s):
T.Simenon, M.Saunders
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
31
Al Green As Long As We're Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
As Long As We're Together
38  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Green
Producer(s):
A.Green, P.Zeleski, E.Kelly, J.Randolph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
32
Christopher Mcdaniels A Woman's Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Woman's Touch
33  Last
32  Peak
10  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Redmon,Jr., M.Bynum, L.Johnson
Producer(s):
M.Bynum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mega Jam
33
Kwame The Man We All Know And Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Man We All Know And Love
36  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Heeme
Producer(s):
H.L.Bug, The Invincibles
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
34
Prince Batdance (From "Batman") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Batdance (From "Batman")
46  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Prince
Producer(s):
Prince
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
35
BeBe & CeCe Winans Lost Without You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lost Without You
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Thomas, B.Winans
Producer(s):
K.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
36
El DeBarge Somebody Loves You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somebody Loves You
42  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Debarge, D.Debarge
Producer(s):
E.Debarge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
37
Third World Forbidden Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Forbidden Love
44  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
6
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
38
David Peaston Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
47  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
5
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
39
New Kids On The Block I'll Be Loving You (Forever) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
25  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Starr
Producer(s):
M.Starr, M.Jonzun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
40
Slick Rick Children's Story Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Children's Story
29  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.M.L.Walters
Producer(s):
R.Walters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
41
Dino I Like It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Like It
45  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Dino
Producer(s):
Dino
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | 4th & B'Way
42
Alyson Williams (Featuring Nikki D) My Love Is So Raw Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Love Is So Raw
51  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Bell, A.Moody, N.Strong
Producer(s):
A.Moody, V.Bell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
43
Blue Magic It's Like Magic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Like Magic
48  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
F.Alston
Producer(s):
V.Bell, A.Moody
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | OBR
44
Jonathan Butler Sarah, Sarah Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sarah, Sarah
52  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Butler, J.Skinner
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
45
Atlantic Starr My First Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My First Love
34  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis, W.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.E.Lewis, W.I.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
46
Mica Paris My One Temptation Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My One Temptation
27  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Leeson, P.Vale, M.Waters
Producer(s):
L'Equipe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Island
47
Today Take It Off Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take It Off
49  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Griffin, W.Adams, L.Singletary, L.Drakeford, L.Mccain
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley, G.Griffin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
48
Special Ed I Got It Made Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got It Made
57  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Special Ed, H.Tee
Producer(s):
H.Tee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
49
Perri No Place To Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Place To Go
41  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Lawson, L.Perry, D.Matkosky
Producer(s):
J.Weber
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Zebra
50
Kiara Every Little Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Every Little Time
24  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Baker, J.Warren
Producer(s):
A.Baker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
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