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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All Of My Love
Gains in performance
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2
Babyface Tender Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tender Lover
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
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Gains in performance
3
Miki Howard Ain't Nuthin' In The World Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nuthin' In The World
1
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1
PEAK POSITION
13
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4
Janet Jackson Rhythm Nation Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rhythm Nation
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
5
By All Means Let's Get It On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Get It On
7
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Angela Winbush It's The Real Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's The Real Thing
2
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2
PEAK POSITION
12
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7
Sharon Bryant Foolish Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Foolish Heart
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
12
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8
Patti LaBelle Yo Mister Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yo Mister
6
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6
PEAK POSITION
11
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9
Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan I'll Be Good To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be Good To You
Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan
14
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
11
Tyler Collins Whatcha Gonna Do? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whatcha Gonna Do?
12
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
11
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Gains in performance
12
Technotronic Featuring Felly Pump Up The Jam Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pump Up The Jam
Technotronic Featuring Felly
16
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Eric Gable Love Has Got To Wait Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Has Got To Wait
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
11
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14
Regina Belle Make It Like It Was Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make It Like It Was
20
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
15
Luther Vandross Here And Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here And Now
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
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16
The Main Ingredient I Just Wanna Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Wanna Love You
15
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
12
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17
Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat All Nite Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Nite
Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat
22
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
The O'Jays Serious Hold On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Serious Hold On Me
19
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
9
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19
Skyy Real Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Real Love
24
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19
PEAK POSITION
10
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Gains in performance
20
Milli Vanilli Blame It On The Rain Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Blame It On The Rain
23
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
21
Randy Crawford Knockin' On Heaven's Door Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Knockin' On Heaven's Door
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
14
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22
Sybil Walk On By Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Walk On By
27
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22
PEAK POSITION
5
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23
Calloway I Wanna Be Rich Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Be Rich
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Club Nouveau No Friend Of Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Friend Of Mine
30
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
25
Full Force Friends B-4 Lovers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Friends B-4 Lovers
32
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
26
Abstrac' Right And Hype Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right And Hype
29
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26
PEAK POSITION
9
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33
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27
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
28
Good Girls Your Sweetness Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Sweetness
34
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28
PEAK POSITION
8
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Gains in performance
29
Chunky A Owwww! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Owwww!
35
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29
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
30
Rob Base Turn It Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Turn It Out
37
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
31
After 7 Don't Cha' Think Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Cha' Think
39
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
32
Prince Featuring Kim Basinger Scandalous! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Scandalous!
Prince Featuring Kim Basinger
38
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
33
Michael Cooper Should Have Been You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Should Have Been You
42
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley You'll Never Walk Alone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You'll Never Walk Alone
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
25
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
10
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35
Surface Can We Spend Some Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can We Spend Some Time
47
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
36
MC Lyte Cha Cha Cha Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cha Cha Cha
43
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
37
David Peaston Can I? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
21
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
12
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38
Foster/Mcelroy Dr. Soul Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
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10
PEAK POSITION
13
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39
Alyson Williams Just Call My Name Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Call My Name
17
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4
PEAK POSITION
13
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40
Michel'le No More Lies Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No More Lies
57
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
41
Paula Abdul (Duet With The Wild Pair) Opposites Attract Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Opposites Attract
Paula Abdul (Duet With The Wild Pair)
53
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
42
Ruby Turner It's Gonna Be Alright Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Gonna Be Alright
58
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
26
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
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44
Jermaine Jackson Don't Take It Personal Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Take It Personal
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1
PEAK POSITION
17
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45
Richard Rogers (I'll Be Your) Dream Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(I'll Be Your) Dream Lover
51
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
46
Miles Jaye Heaven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
52
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46
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
47
Shirley Brown With Bobby Womack Ain't Nothin Like The Lovin We Got Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nothin Like The Lovin We Got
Shirley Brown With Bobby Womack
50
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
6
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48
Keisha Jackson Hot Little Love Affair Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hot Little Love Affair
55
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
5
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50
Cheryl Lynn Whatever It Takes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whatever It Takes
74
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50
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Young M.C. Principal's Office Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Principal's Office
65
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
52
Salt-N-Pepa Expression Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Expression
72
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Christopher Williams Promises, Promises Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Promises, Promises
63
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
54
Soul II Soul Jazzie's Groove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jazzie's Groove
84
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
2
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Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
55
Deniece Williams Every Moment Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Every Moment
59
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Pieces Of A Dream What Can I Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Can I Do
70
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
57
James Ingram (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Man
64
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Grandmaster Slice & Izzy Chill Shall We Dance (Electric Slide) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shall We Dance (Electric Slide)
Grandmaster Slice & Izzy Chill
62
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
4
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71
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
Oran 'Juice' Jones Pipe Dreams Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
78
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
Jody Watley Everything Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everything
45
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Barry White Super Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Super Lover
36
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Heavy D & The Boyz Somebody For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somebody For Me
46
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8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
91
LAST WEEK
64
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
65
Biz Markie Just A Friend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just A Friend
48
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Will Clayton I Wanna Be Where You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Be Where You Are
69
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Michael Jeffries With Karyn White Not Thru Being With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Not Thru Being With You
Michael Jeffries With Karyn White
77
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill Where Do We Go From Here Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Where Do We Go From Here
Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
69
The 2 Live Crew Me So Horny Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Me So Horny
61
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)
Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler)
60
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
71
D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince I Think I Can Beat Mike Tyson Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Think I Can Beat Mike Tyson
41
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
72
D'atra Hicks You Make Me Want To Give It Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Make Me Want To Give It Up
83
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
73
3rd Bass Steppin' To The A.M. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Steppin' To The A.M.
54
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Chill Body Reaction Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Body Reaction
89
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
Leotis Ooh Child Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ooh Child
67
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Sybil Don't Make Me Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Make Me Over
79
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Kashif Personality Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Personality
44
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Sir Mix-A-Lot Beepers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
87
LAST WEEK
78
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
79
New Kids On The Block This One's For The Children Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
This One's For The Children
Gains in performance
80
Cardell Baby Don't Fool Around Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Don't Fool Around
92
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
Eugene Wilde I Choose You (Tonight) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Choose You (Tonight)
95
LAST WEEK
81
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
82
Big Daddy Kane I Get The Job Done Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Get The Job Done
Gains in performance
83
Young M.C. Bust A Move Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bust A Move
81
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Will Downing Test Of Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Test Of Time
40
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Marcia Griffiths Electric Boogie Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Electric Boogie
94
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
86
Fat Boys Just Loungin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Loungin'
88
LAST WEEK
86
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
88
Kim Waters (Featuring Juanita Dailey) Stay Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay
Kim Waters (Featuring Juanita Dailey)
Gains in performance
89
Bobby Womack Save The Children Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Save The Children
Gains in performance
90
De La Soul Buddy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
96
LAST WEEK
90
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Tamika Patton (Duet With Eric Gable) Your Precious Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Precious Love
Tamika Patton (Duet With Eric Gable)
Gains in performance
92
Wreckx-N-Effect New Jack Swing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
New Jack Swing
76
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Bobby Ross Avila Music Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
94
Dionne Warwick And Jeffrey Osborne Take Good Care Of You And Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Take Good Care Of You And Me
Dionne Warwick And Jeffrey Osborne
66
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Regina Belle Baby Come To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Come To Me
80
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
49
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Stacy Lattisaw What You Need Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What You Need
73
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Chuckii Booker (Don't U Know) I Love U Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Don't U Know) I Love U
68
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
99
New Kids On The Block Didn't I (Blow Your Mind) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Didn't I (Blow Your Mind)
75
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Newkirk I Desire Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Desire
85
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
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