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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Shower Me With Your Love
Gains in performance
Play
2
Bobby Brown On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
On Our Own (From "Ghostbusters II")
6
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
3
Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim Friends Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Friends
Jody Watley With Eric B. & Rakim
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
10
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4
Karyn White Secret Rendezvous Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Secret Rendezvous
5
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
10
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5
Prince Batdance (From "Batman") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Batdance (From "Batman")
8
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Kool Moe Dee They Want Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
They Want Money
10
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
11
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Gains in performance
7
LL Cool J I'm That Type Of Guy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm That Type Of Guy
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
9
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8
Chuckii Booker Turned Away Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Turned Away
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
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9
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)
12
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
10
The System Midnight Special Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Midnight Special
13
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
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)
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
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12
Vesta Congratulations Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Congratulations
14
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
14
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Gains in performance
13
David Peaston Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Two Wrongs (Don't Make It Right)
16
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Heavy D & The Boyz We Got Our Own Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Got Our Own Thang
17
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
Al Green As Long As We're Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
As Long As We're Together
18
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
9
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20
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
17
Third World Forbidden Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Forbidden Love
19
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
10
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18
Special Ed I Got It Made Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got It Made
21
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
The Isley Brothers Spend The Night (Ce Soir) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Spend The Night (Ce Soir)
26
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19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Babyface It's No Crime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's No Crime
29
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be
Aretha Franklin/Whitney Houston
28
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
22
James Ingram It's Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Real
11
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
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23
Levert Gotta Get The Money Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gotta Get The Money
7
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
12
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24
Teddy Riley Featuring Guy My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Fantasy (From "Do The Right Thing")
Teddy Riley Featuring Guy
31
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
25
El DeBarge Somebody Loves You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somebody Loves You
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
9
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26
Eric Gable Remember (The First Time) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Remember (The First Time)
30
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
27
Jonathan Butler Sarah, Sarah Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sarah, Sarah
27
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Dino I Like It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Like It
25
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
10
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29
Mikki Bleu Something Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Something Real
32
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
30
New Edition N.E. Heart Break Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
N.E. Heart Break
35
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Troy Johnson The Way It Is Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Way It Is
36
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
32
Sharon Bryant Let Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
37
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
33
Public Enemy Fight The Power Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fight The Power
42
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Boy George You Found Another Guy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Found Another Guy
40
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
35
E.U. Taste Of Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Taste Of Your Love
44
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
Patti LaBelle If You Asked Me To (From "Licence To Kill") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Asked Me To (From "Licence To Kill")
43
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
45
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Simply Red If You Don't Know Me By Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Don't Know Me By Now
41
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Guy Spend The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Spend The Night
46
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
40
The Jacksons Nothin (That Compares 2 U) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothin (That Compares 2 U)
15
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
11
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41
Z'Looke Gitchi U Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gitchi U
48
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
42
Kool & The Gang Raindrops Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
49
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
43
Entouch II Hype Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
II Hype
57
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
44
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Just Git It Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Git It Together
55
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
45
Foster/Mcelroy Gotta Be A Better Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gotta Be A Better Way
56
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
Vanessa Williams Darlin' I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
23
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Three Times Dope Funky Dividends Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Funky Dividends
65
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Today Take It Off Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take It Off
34
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Atlantic Starr My Sugar Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
63
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
66
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Dezi Phillips Why You Wanna Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Why You Wanna
61
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
52
D'atra Hicks Sweet Talk Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Talk
67
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
10db I Second That Emotion Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Second That Emotion
22
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Whistle Right Next To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Next To Me
52
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Midnight Star Love Song Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Song
60
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
56
After 7 Heat Of The Moment Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heat Of The Moment
80
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
57
Ten City Where Do We Go? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Where Do We Go?
69
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Terry Tate Babies Having Babies Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Babies Having Babies
70
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
59
Miles Jaye Objective Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Objective
33
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Chris Jasper The First Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The First Time
77
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
Peabo Bryson Show & Tell Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Show & Tell
39
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Eddie Murphy Put Your Mouth On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Put Your Mouth On Me
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
63
Joyce Sims Looking For A Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Looking For A Love
51
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Gerald Alston I Can't Tell You Why Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Tell You Why
53
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
65
The O'Jays Out Of My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Out Of My Mind
95
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
66
Michael Cooper Just What I Like Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just What I Like
86
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
67
Tone-Loc I Got It Goin' On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got It Goin' On
83
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Nicole Rock The House Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rock The House
84
LAST WEEK
68
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
69
Al Jarreau All Of My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Of My Love
78
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Milli Vanilli Baby Don't Forget My Number Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Don't Forget My Number
47
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
72
Christopher Mcdaniels A Woman's Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Woman's Touch
58
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
73
BeBe & CeCe Winans Lost Without You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lost Without You
64
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
74
De La Soul Me Myself And I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Me Myself And I
59
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Deja Going Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Going Crazy
94
LAST WEEK
75
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
76
Christopher Williams Talk To Myself Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Talk To Myself
Gains in performance
77
Blue Magic It's Like Magic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Like Magic
38
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Slick Rick Children's Story Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Children's Story
82
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
79
Sybil Don't Make Me Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Make Me Over
Gains in performance
80
Atension Crazy 'Bout You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Crazy 'Bout You
81
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
81
The Jacksons 2300 Jackson Street Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
2300 Jackson Street
Gains in performance
82
Skyy Love All The Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love All The Way
Gains in performance
83
Paul Laurence I Ain't Wit It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Ain't Wit It
87
LAST WEEK
83
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
84
New Kids On The Block I'll Be Loving You (Forever) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
79
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Gladys Knight Licence To Kill (From "Licence To Kill") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Licence To Kill (From "Licence To Kill")
Gladys Knight
74
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
86
Freddie Jackson Crazy (For Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Crazy (For Me)
54
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Breeze L.A. Posse Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
L.A. Posse
96
LAST WEEK
87
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Faze Cold Sweat Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cold Sweat
93
LAST WEEK
88
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
89
Eugene Wilde Ain't Nobody's Business Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nobody's Business
Gains in performance
90
Neneh Cherry Buffalo Stance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Buffalo Stance
72
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Seduction (You're My One And Only) True Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(You're My One And Only) True Love
Gains in performance
92
Tyren Perry What's Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Up
97
LAST WEEK
92
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Debbie Allen Special Look Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Special Look
Gains in performance
62
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
95
New Situation Going To A Go Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Going To A Go Go
92
LAST WEEK
92
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
96
The O'Jays Have You Had Your Love Today Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Have You Had Your Love Today
76
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Natalie Cole Miss You Like Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Miss You Like Crazy
88
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Deon Estus Spell Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
75
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Diana Ross Workin' Overtime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Workin' Overtime
50
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Kenny G Against Doctor's Orders Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Against Doctor's Orders
68
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
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