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

So You Like What You See

Samuelle
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
2 Last Week: 2

Merry Go Round

Keith Sweat
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
3 Last Week: 5

Love Takes Time

Mariah Carey
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 6

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

Bell Biv DeVoe
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 10

Livin' In The Light

Caron Wheeler
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 8

Ice Ice Baby

Vanilla Ice
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 8
7 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 17

Missunderstanding

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 15

Slow Motion

Gerald Alston
Last Week 15
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Black Cat

Janet Jackson
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 8
11 Last Week: 14

Here's Looking At You

Teena Marie
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
12 Last Week: 19

Knockin' Boots

Candyman
Last Week 19
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 3

Giving You The Benefit

Pebbles
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
14 Last Week: 16

That's My Attitude

Troop
Last Week 16
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 10
15 Last Week: 20

Harlem Blues

Cynda Williams
Last Week 20
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 9

The Boomin' System

LL Cool J
Last Week 9
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 12
17 Last Week: 7

Close To You

Maxi Priest
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
18 Last Week: 4

Fairweather Friend

Johnny Gill
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
19 Last Week: 21

I Got The Feeling

Today
Last Week 21
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 24

I Just Can't Handle It

Hi-Five
Last Week 24
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 22

Soul Inspiration

Anita Baker
Last Week 22
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 26

My Heart Your Heart

The Whispers
Last Week 26
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 36

I'm Your Baby Tonight

Whitney Houston
Last Week 36
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 3
24 Last Week: 25

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

Listen Up
Last Week 25
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 31

Round And Round

Tevin Campbell
Last Week 31
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 29

Rope A Dope Style

Levert
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 27
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 13

Save Your Love

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 12
29 Last Week: 34

The Mission

Special Ed
Last Week 34
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 37

I L-O-V-E U

Take 6
Last Week 37
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 39

I Wanna Get With U

Guy
Last Week 39
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 40

It Never Rains (In Southern California)

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 40
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 51

Sensitivity

Ralph Tresvant
Last Week 51
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 2
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 41

Nothing But A Party

Basic Black
Last Week 41
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 18

Ooops Up

Snap!
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 10
37 Last Week: 43

I Confess

E.U.
Last Week 43
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 48

Love Me Down

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 48
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 47

The First Time

Surface
Last Week 47
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 44

No Sweeter Love

Geoff McBride
Last Week 44
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
41 Last Week: 50

Love Me Just For Me

Special Generation
Last Week 50
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 46

Prisoner Of Love

Terry Steele
Last Week 46
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 5
43 Last Week: 49

My Only Woman

After 7
Last Week 49
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 23

I Don't Go For That

Quincy Jones Featuring Siedah Garrett
Last Week 23
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 11
45 Last Week: 42

I'd Rather Go Blind

Sydney Youngblood
Last Week 42
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 7
46 Last Week: 65

The Ghetto

Too $hort
Last Week 65
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 28

Heaven Knows

Lalah Hathaway
Last Week 28
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
48 Last Week: 30

Everybody Everybody

Black Box
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
49 Last Week: 54

Do For You, Do For Me

Robbie Mychals Featuring Lori Fulton
Last Week 54
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 5
50 Last Week: 61

My Love Will

Carl Anderson
Last Week 61
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance