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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of February 3, 1990

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

The week’s most popular songs, ranked by audio and video streaming activity on leading digital music services, radio airplay audience impressions based on monitored airplay and sales data, all compiled by Luminate. Audience totals are derived, in part, using certain Nielsen Audio listener estimates.

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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of February 3, 1990

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  • 1
    • Make It Like It Was

      Regina Belle
    • 2
    • 1
    • 13
      • 2
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

C.Winans

Producer(s):

N.Martinelli

Gains In Performance

  • 2
    • Real Love

      Skyy
    • 3
    • 2
    • 16
      • 3
      • 2
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

S.Roberts

Producer(s):

R.Muller, S.Roberts,Jr.

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • Walk On By

      Sybil
    • 4
    • 3
    • 11
      • 4
      • 3
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

B.F.Bacharach, H.David

Producer(s):

E.O'loughlin

Gains In Performance

  • 4
    • I'll Be Good To You

      Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan
    • 1
    • 1
    • 13
      • 1
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

G.Johnson, L.Johnson, S.Sam

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

  • 5
    • I Wanna Be Rich

      Calloway
    • 6
    • 5
    • 14
      • 6
      • 5
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

R.Calloway, V.Calloway, M.Gentry, B.Lipscomb

Producer(s):

R.Calloway, V.Calloway

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Epic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 6
    • Your Sweetness

      Good Girls
    • 8
    • 6
    • 14
      • 8
      • 6
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

J.Barnes, K.Armstrong

Producer(s):

J.Barnes, Kyle

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • Scandalous!

      Prince Featuring Kim Basinger
    • 9
    • 7
    • 10
      • 9
      • 7
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • No More Lies

      Michel'le
    • 13
    • 8
    • 10
      • 13
      • 8
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Michell, Laylaw, A.R.Young

Producer(s):

Dr. Dre

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruthless/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 9
    • It's Gonna Be Alright

      Ruby Turner
    • 15
    • 9
    • 9
      • 15
      • 9
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

L.Holland, J.Skinner, R.Turner

Producer(s):

L.Holland, J.skinner

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • Special

      The Temptations
    • 11
    • 10
    • 13
      • 11
      • 10
      • 13
  • 11
    • Should Have Been You

      Michael Cooper
    • 14
    • 11
    • 11
      • 14
      • 11
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

M.V.Cooper, K.Crumpler

Producer(s):

M.Cooper

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Can We Spend Some Time

      Surface
    • 17
    • 12
    • 10
      • 17
      • 12
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

B.Jackson

Producer(s):

D.Conley, D.Townsend, B.Jackson

Gains In Performance

  • 13
    • Opposites Attract

      Paula Abdul (Duet With The Wild Pair)
    • 20
    • 13
    • 9
      • 20
      • 13
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

O.Leiber

Producer(s):

O.Leiber

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 14
    • Jazzie's Groove

      Soul II Soul
    • 21
    • 14
    • 8
      • 21
      • 14
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Romeo, Nellee Hooper

Producer(s):

Jazzie B, Nellee Hooper

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • No Friend Of Mine

      Club Nouveau
    • 12
    • 12
    • 14
      • 12
      • 12
      • 14
  • 16
    • Where Do We Go From Here

      Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill
    • 22
    • 16
    • 7
      • 22
      • 16
      • 7
  • 17
    • Silky Soul

      Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
    • 5
    • 4
    • 14
      • 5
      • 4
      • 14
  • 18
    • Expression

      Salt-N-Pepa
    • 26
    • 18
    • 9
      • 26
      • 18
      • 9
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 19
    • (I'll Be Your) Dream Lover

      Richard Rogers
    • 25
    • 19
    • 11
      • 25
      • 19
      • 11
  • 20
    • Let's Get It On

      By All Means
    • 7
    • 3
    • 16
      • 7
      • 3
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

M.Gaye, E.B.Townsend

Producer(s):

S.Sheppard, J.Varner

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

  • 21
    • Promises, Promises

      Christopher Williams
    • 29
    • 21
    • 10
      • 29
      • 21
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Williams, T.Gatling, Stewart

Producer(s):

T.Gatling

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Geffen/Reprise

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Heaven

      Miles Jaye
    • 28
    • 22
    • 10
      • 28
      • 22
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Davis

Producer(s):

M.Jaye

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

  • 23
    • What Can I Do

      Pieces Of A Dream
    • 31
    • 23
    • 8
      • 31
      • 23
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

R.Bowland

Producer(s):

R.Bowland

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Touch

      Chuckii Booker
    • 32
    • 24
    • 8
      • 32
      • 24
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

C.Booker

Producer(s):

C.Booker, Big Dog Prod.

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Turn It Out

      Rob Base
    • 16
    • 16
    • 11
      • 16
      • 16
      • 11
  • 26
    • Whatever It Takes

      Cheryl Lynn
    • 30
    • 26
    • 9
      • 30
      • 26
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

T.Johnson, K.Cage, K.Lewis

Producer(s):

J.Johnson, C.Lynn

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

  • 27
    • Love Under New Management

      Miki Howard
    • 42
    • 27
    • 3
      • 42
      • 27
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

G.Hardeman, A.Hardeman

Producer(s):

N.Martinelli

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • Buddy

      De La Soul
    • 35
    • 28
    • 8
      • 35
      • 28
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

P.Houston, K.Mercer, D.J.Jolicoeur, V.Mason, M.Small, P.Hall, Not Listed

Producer(s):

The Mentor And His 3 Sons, Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • All Nite

      Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat
    • 10
    • 7
    • 16
      • 10
      • 7
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

E.McCaine, Free

Producer(s):

E.Mccaine, Free

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Vintertainment/EEG

  • 30
    • (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Man

      James Ingram
    • 33
    • 30
    • 9
      • 33
      • 30
      • 9
  • 31
    • Rhythm Nation

      Janet Jackson
    • 18
    • 1
    • 13
      • 18
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 32
    • Not Thru Being With You

      Michael Jeffries With Karyn White
    • 34
    • 32
    • 9
      • 34
      • 32
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

J.Johnson, Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

  • 33
    • I Get The Job Done

      Big Daddy Kane
    • 40
    • 33
    • 7
      • 40
      • 33
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

A.Hardy

Producer(s):

G.Griffin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cold Chillin'/Reprise

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Escapade

      Janet Jackson
    • 44
    • 34
    • 3
      • 44
      • 34
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 35
    • Gyrlz, They Love Me

      Heavy D & The Boyz
    • 43
    • 35
    • 6
      • 43
      • 35
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

M.Marl, Heavy D

Producer(s):

M.Marl, Heavy D

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Uptown/MCA

Gains In Performance

  • 36
    • Juicy

      Wreckx-N-Effect
    • 38
    • 36
    • 8
      • 38
      • 36
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

J.Mtume, M.Riley, Jr., A.Davidson, B.Mitchell

Producer(s):

M.Riley, Wrecks-N-Effect

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sound Of New York/Motown

  • 37
    • Your Precious Love

      Tamika Patton (Duet With Eric Gable)
    • 45
    • 37
    • 7
      • 45
      • 37
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

N.Ashford, V.Simpson

Producer(s):

D.Shepherd

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Orpheus/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 38
    • Pump Up The Jam

      Technotronic Featuring Felly
    • 23
    • 10
    • 14
      • 23
      • 10
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

M.Kamosi, T.De Quincey

Producer(s):

T.De Quincey

Imprint/Promotion Label:

SBK/EMI

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 39
    • Welcome To The Terrordome

      Public Enemy
    • 54
    • 39
    • 3