BBMAs 2018

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
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.
1 Last Week: 1

Giving You The Benefit

Pebbles
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
2 Last Week: 4

Close To You

Maxi Priest
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
3 Last Week: 2

Fairweather Friend

Johnny Gill
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
4 Last Week: 6

So You Like What You See

Samuelle
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 8

Merry Go Round

Keith Sweat
Last Week 8
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

The Boomin' System

LL Cool J
Last Week 7
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
7 Last Week: 11

Save Your Love

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 12

Ice Ice Baby

Vanilla Ice
Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 16

B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?

Bell Biv DeVoe
Last Week 16
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 17

Love Takes Time

Mariah Carey
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 9

Rhythm Of Life

Oleta Adams
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 12
12 Last Week: 10

You're Right About That

Kiara
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
13 Last Week: 20

Livin' In The Light

Caron Wheeler
Last Week 20
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 13

This Is The Right Time

Lisa Stansfield
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
15 Last Week: 18

Black Cat

Janet Jackson
Last Week 18
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 3

Heaven Knows

Lalah Hathaway
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
17 Last Week: 15

I Don't Go For That

Quincy Jones Featuring Siedah Garrett
Last Week 15
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 9
18 Last Week: 21

Here's Looking At You

Teena Marie
Last Week 21
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Ooops Up

Snap!
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 8
20 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 5

Everybody Everybody

Black Box
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
22 Last Week: 22

That's My Attitude

Troop
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 25

Slow Motion

Gerald Alston
Last Week 25
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 29

Missunderstanding

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 29
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 4
25 Last Week: 28

Knockin' Boots

Candyman
Last Week 28
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 31

I Got The Feeling

Today
Last Week 31
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 32

Harlem Blues

Cynda Williams
Last Week 32
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 34

Soul Inspiration

Anita Baker
Last Week 34
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 36

I Just Can't Handle It

Hi-Five
Last Week 36
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
31 Last Week: 39

Listen Up (From "Listen Up - The Lives Of Quincy Jones")

Listen Up
Last Week 39
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 14

Thieves In The Temple

Prince
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
33 Last Week: 42

My Heart Your Heart

The Whispers
Last Week 42
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 43

The Mission

Special Ed
Last Week 43
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 49

Rope A Dope Style

Levert
Last Week 49
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 41
Last Week 41
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
39 Last Week: 37

Dance With Me

The Black Flames
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 8
40 Last Week: 51

Round And Round

Tevin Campbell
Last Week 51
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 3
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 52

I L-O-V-E U

Take 6
Last Week 52
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 33

Feels Good

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
43 Last Week: 24

If I Could Only Have That Day Back

Howard Hewett
Last Week 24
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 13
44 Last Week: 35

Stop Running Away

Brenda Russell
Last Week 35
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 11
45 Last Week: 45

I'd Rather Go Blind

Sydney Youngblood
Last Week 45
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 5
New
46 Last Week: --

I'm Your Baby Tonight

Whitney Houston
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 27

Someone To Love

Mac Band
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 11
49 Last Week: 59

Nothing But A Party

Basic Black
Last Week 59
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: --

I Wanna Get With U

Guy
Last Week --
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance