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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WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Where Do We Go From Here
Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill
Gains in performance
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2
Janet Jackson Escapade Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
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)
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Quincy Jones The Secret Garden Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Secret Garden
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Miki Howard Love Under New Management Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Under New Management
11
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Michel'le No More Lies Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No More Lies
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Christopher Williams Promises, Promises Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Promises, Promises
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Lisa Stansfield All Around The World Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Around The World
15
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Surface Can We Spend Some Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can We Spend Some Time
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Ruby Turner It's Gonna Be Alright Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Gonna Be Alright
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Soul II Soul Jazzie's Groove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jazzie's Groove
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Salt-N-Pepa Expression Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Expression
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Heavy D & The Boyz Gyrlz, They Love Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gyrlz, They Love Me
16
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Earth, Wind & Fire (Featuring The Boys) Heritage Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heritage
Earth, Wind & Fire (Featuring The Boys)
25
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
Public Enemy Welcome To The Terrordome Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Welcome To The Terrordome
19
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Alyson Williams I Need Your Lovin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Need Your Lovin'
24
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
18
David Peaston We're All In This Together Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We're All In This Together
26
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
De La Soul Buddy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
18
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
20
M.C. Hammer Help The Children Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Help The Children
27
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Stephanie Mills Comfort Of A Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Comfort Of A Man
29
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Seduction Heartbeat Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heartbeat
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Miles Jaye Heaven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
14
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Smokey Robinson Everything You Touch Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everything You Touch
31
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Troop Spread My Wings Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Spread My Wings
34
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
26
Luther Vandross Treat You Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Treat You Right
33
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
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)
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Dianne Reeves Never Too Far Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Too Far
32
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
29
3rd Bass The Gas Face Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Gas Face
30
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Skyy Real Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Real Love
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Pieces Of A Dream What Can I Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Can I Do
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Babyface Whip Appeal Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whip Appeal
43
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
33
The Gap Band Addicted To Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Addicted To Your Love
42
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Sybil Walk On By Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Walk On By
23
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Regina Belle Make It Like It Was Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make It Like It Was
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Jeff Redd I Found Lovin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Found Lovin'
45
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
37
Inner City Whatcha Gonna Do With My Lovin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whatcha Gonna Do With My Lovin'
40
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
38
After 7 Ready Or Not Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ready Or Not
47
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Randy Crawford Wrap-U-Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
46
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
40
Big Daddy Kane I Get The Job Done Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Get The Job Done
28
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Mikki Bleu Knocks Me Off My Feet Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Knocks Me Off My Feet
44
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Jermaine Jackson Two Ships Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
48
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
The Chimes 1-2-3 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
41
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
49
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
45
The Main Ingredient Nothing's Too Good For My Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothing's Too Good For My Baby
50
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
Mantronix Featuring Wondress Got To Have Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Got To Have Your Love
Mantronix Featuring Wondress
52
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
47
The Temptations Soul To Soul Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Soul To Soul
57
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Mary Davis Don't Wear It Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Wear It Out
59
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
49
Technotronic Get Up! (Before The Night Is Over) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get Up! (Before The Night Is Over)
54
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
50
Digital Underground The Humpty Dance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Humpty Dance
64
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Richard Rogers (I'll Be Your) Dream Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(I'll Be Your) Dream Lover
36
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Regina Belle What Goes Around Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Goes Around
75
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
The S.O.S. Band Secret Wish Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Secret Wish
38
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Tyler Collins Girls Nite Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Girls Nite Out
68
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
55
Good Girls Your Sweetness Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Sweetness
35
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Sharon Bryant Body Talk Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Body Talk
65
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
57
Randy & The Gypsys Love You Honey Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love You Honey
Randy & The Gypsys
66
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Prince Featuring Kim Basinger Scandalous! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Scandalous!
Prince Featuring Kim Basinger
37
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Will Downing Come Together As One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Together As One
63
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
Angela Winbush No More Tears Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No More Tears
82
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
Howard Hewett Show Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
62
Milli Vanilli All Or Nothing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Or Nothing
55
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Body Footsteps In The Dark Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Footsteps In The Dark
73
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
64
Good Girls Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart
70
LAST WEEK
64
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
65
George Howard Introducing John Pagano Shower You With Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shower You With Love
George Howard Introducing John Pagano
77
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
66
Johnnie Taylor Still Crazy For You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Still Crazy For You
60
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Foxy Brown Sorry (Baby Can I Hold You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sorry (Baby Can I Hold You)
56
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Queen Latifah Featuring Monie Love Ladies First Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ladies First
Queen Latifah Featuring Monie Love
74
LAST WEEK
68
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
69
Freddie Jackson All Over You (From "Def By Temptation") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Over You (From "Def By Temptation")
Gains in performance
70
Mavis Staples Time Waits For No One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Time Waits For No One
71
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
71
Kim Waters (Featuring Juanita Dailey) Stay Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay
Kim Waters (Featuring Juanita Dailey)
62
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Eric Gable Hard Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hard Up
85
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
73
Walter Beasley Just Kickin' It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Kickin' It
67
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
74
D-Mob Introducing Cathy Dennis C'mon And Get My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
C'mon And Get My Love
D-Mob Introducing Cathy Dennis
83
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
75
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley One Of A Kind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Of A Kind
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
Gains in performance
76
Grover Washington, Jr. Featuring Phyllis Hyman Sacred Kind Of Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sacred Kind Of Love
Grover Washington, Jr. Featuring Phyllis Hyman
87
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
77
Michael Cooper Should Have Been You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Should Have Been You
39
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Big Mack Tick Tock (Ring My Phone) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tick Tock (Ring My Phone)
81
LAST WEEK
78
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
79
Robbie Mychals Can't Get Enuff Of U Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Get Enuff Of U
92
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
80
Bardeux Thumbs Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Thumbs Up
88
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
Luther Vandross Here And Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here And Now
78
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Calloway I Wanna Be Rich Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Be Rich
58
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
90
LAST WEEK
83
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
84
Billy Davis I Want You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Want You
Gains in performance
85
D.J. Jazzy Jeff/Fresh Prince Featuring Grover Washington,Jr. The Groove Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Groove
D.J. Jazzy Jeff/Fresh Prince Featuring Grover Washington,Jr.
Gains in performance
86
Kenny G Going Home Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Going Home
53
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
87
LL Cool J Jingling Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jingling Baby
Gains in performance
88
Oaktown's 3.5.7 Juicy Gotcha Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Juicy Gotcha Crazy
Gains in performance
89
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
51
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Jody Watley Precious Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Precious Love
Gains in performance
91
Chunky A Sorry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
92
Barry White I Wanna Do It Good To Ya Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Do It Good To Ya
Gains in performance
93
The Manhattans I Won't Stop Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Won't Stop
Gains in performance
94
Carmin Play Toy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Play Toy
94
LAST WEEK
94
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Rhonda Clark Stay Here, Stay Near Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay Here, Stay Near
61
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
96
The Young And The Restless Poison Ivy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Poison Ivy
The Young And The Restless
84
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Arthur Baker/Backbeat Disciples Feat. Al Green The Message Is Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Message Is Love
Arthur Baker/Backbeat Disciples Feat. Al Green
86
LAST WEEK
84
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Billy Ocean I Sleep Much Better (In Someone Else's Bed) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Sleep Much Better (In Someone Else's Bed)
69
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Jaki Graham Every Little Bit Hurts Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Every Little Bit Hurts
80
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Dino Never 2 Much Of U Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never 2 Much Of U
72
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
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