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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Forever My Lady
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2
Tracie Spencer Tender Kisses Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tender Kisses
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Damian Dame Right Down To It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Down To It
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Shabba Ranks (Featuring Maxi Priest) Housecall Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Housecall
Shabba Ranks (Featuring Maxi Priest)
5
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
5
The Rude Boys Are You Lonely For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Are You Lonely For Me
7
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
BeBe & CeCe Winans I'll Take You There Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Take You There
8
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Patti LaBelle Feels Like Another One Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feels Like Another One
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Gerald Levert Private Line Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Private Line
13
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Chris Walker Giving You All My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Giving You All My Love
12
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
10
Barry White Put Me In Your Mix Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Put Me In Your Mix
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Geto Boys Mind Playing Tricks On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mind Playing Tricks On Me
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Peabo Bryson Closer Than Close Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Closer Than Close
15
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Mariah Carey Emotions Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
14
MC Lyte When In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When In Love
17
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Stevie Wonder Fun Day (From "Jungle Fever") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fun Day (From "Jungle Fever")
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Public Enemy Can't Truss It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Truss It
21
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
The Sounds Of Blackness The Pressure Pt. 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Pressure Pt. 1
19
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Fourplay Featuring El DeBarge After The Dance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
After The Dance
Fourplay Featuring El DeBarge
23
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Tony Toni Tone House Party II (I Don't Know What You Come To Do) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
House Party II (I Don't Know What You Come To Do)
22
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Heavy D & The Boyz Is It Good To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Is It Good To You
24
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Eric Gable Can't Wait To Get You Home Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Wait To Get You Home
25
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Atlantic Starr Love Crazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Crazy
28
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Phyllis Hyman Living In Confusion Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Living In Confusion
30
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Smokey Robinson Double Good Everything Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Double Good Everything
31
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Kid 'N Play Ain't Gonna Hurt Nobody Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Gonna Hurt Nobody
29
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Jermaine Jackson You Said, You Said Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Said, You Said
35
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Boyz II Men It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Shanice I Love Your Smile Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Love Your Smile
36
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
31
P.M. Dawn Set Adrift On Memory Bliss Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Set Adrift On Memory Bliss
40
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
32
Tevin Campbell Tell Me What You Want Me To Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Me What You Want Me To Do
43
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Ready For The World Can He Do It (Like This, Can He Do It Like That) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can He Do It (Like This, Can He Do It Like That)
38
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Vanessa Williams The Comfort Zone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Comfort Zone
42
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
M.C. Hammer 2 Legit 2 Quit Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
2 Legit 2 Quit
39
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
Riff Everytime My Heart Beats Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everytime My Heart Beats
44
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
37
Roger (Everybody) Get Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Everybody) Get Up
47
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Shirley Murdock Stay With Me Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay With Me Tonight
48
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Luther Vandross The Rush Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
52
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
40
Queen Latifah Fly Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
16
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
57
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
42
Hi-Five Just Another Girlfriend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Another Girlfriend
50
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Digital Underground Kiss You Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Kiss You Back
58
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
44
Nice & Smooth Hip Hop Junkies Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hip Hop Junkies
41
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Cheryl Pepsii Riley Ain't No Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
51
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Vesta Do Ya Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do Ya
56
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
48
The Escoffery's Look Who's Loving Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Look Who's Loving Me
34
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
49
The S.O.S. Band Sometimes I Wonder Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sometimes I Wonder
20
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Cherrelle Never In My Life Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never In My Life
59
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Roberta Flack With Maxi Priest Set The Night To Music Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Set The Night To Music
Roberta Flack With Maxi Priest
45
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
52
The O'Jays Keep On Loving Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep On Loving Me
26
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Keith Washington Make Time For Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make Time For Love
66
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
54
Tone-Loc All Through The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Through The Night
68
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
55
The 2 Live Crew Pop That Coochie Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pop That Coochie
55
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Jody Watley I Want You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Want You
Gains in performance
57
Karyn White Romantic Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Romantic
37
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
58
B Angie B Sweet Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Thang
62
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
59
A Tribe Called Quest Check The Rhime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Check The Rhime
61
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
32
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Ex-Girlfriend You (You're The One For Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You (You're The One For Me)
78
LAST WEEK
61
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
62
The Brand New Heavies Stay This Way Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
73
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
63
Phil Perry Forever Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Forever
46
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Aretha Franklin Someone Else's Eyes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Someone Else's Eyes
53
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Patti Austin Givin' In To Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Givin' In To Love
Gains in performance
66
Mariah Carey Can't Let Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't Let Go
Gains in performance
67
Level III Groove Ya Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Groove Ya
83
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Poor Righteous Teachers Shakiyla (JRH) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
85
LAST WEEK
68
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
69
Whitney Houston I Belong To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Belong To You
Gains in performance
70
Arthur Baker Featuring Al Green Leave The Guns At Home Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Leave The Guns At Home
Arthur Baker Featuring Al Green
75
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Luther Vandross Don't Want To Be A Fool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Want To Be A Fool
70
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
72
M.C. Breed & D.F.C. Ain't No Future In Yo' Fronting Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't No Future In Yo' Fronting
M.C. Breed & D.F.C.
60
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
73
3rd Bass Portrait Of The Artist As A Hood Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Portrait Of The Artist As A Hood
79
LAST WEEK
73
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
74
Gene Rice You're A Victim Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're A Victim
33
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
75
F.S. Effect Featuring Christopher Williams I Wanna B Ure Lover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna B Ure Lover
F.S. Effect Featuring Christopher Williams
63
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Karyn White The Way I Feel About You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Way I Feel About You
Gains in performance
77
Nia Peeples Street Of Dreams Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Street Of Dreams
80
LAST WEEK
77
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Jennifer Holliday I'm On Your Side Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm On Your Side
49
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
79
R. Kelly & Public Announcement She's Got That Vibe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Got That Vibe
R. Kelly & Public Announcement
Gains in performance
80
Guy D-O-G Me Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
D-O-G Me Out
54
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
81
CeCe Peniston Finally Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
74
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Color Me Badd I Adore Mi Amor Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Adore Mi Amor
67
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
83
Richard Marx Keep Coming Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep Coming Back
91
LAST WEEK
83
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
84
J.T. Taylor (Duet With Stephanie Mills) Heart To Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heart To Heart
J.T. Taylor (Duet With Stephanie Mills)
89
LAST WEEK
84
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
85
Mint Condition Breakin' My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breakin' My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)
84
LAST WEEK
84
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
86
Jeff Redd You Called & Told Me (From "Strictly Business") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Called & Told Me (From "Strictly Business")
87
LAST WEEK
86
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
87
J.C. Lodge Home Is Where The Hurt Is Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Home Is Where The Hurt Is
Gains in performance
88
Tim Owens I'm Hooked Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Hooked
76
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
71
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Entouch She Used 2 B My Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She Used 2 B My Girl
Gains in performance
91
The Temptations The Jones' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
92
Marvin Sease Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
86
LAST WEEK
86
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Carl King I'm Gonna Be The 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Gonna Be The 1
82
LAST WEEK
82
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Robbie Nevil For Your Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
For Your Mind
Gains in performance
95
C+C Music Factory Presents Zelma Davis Just A Touch Of Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just A Touch Of Love
C+C Music Factory Presents Zelma Davis
Gains in performance
96
Crystal Waters Makin' Happy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Makin' Happy
81
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Vanessa Williams Running Back To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Running Back To You
64
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Frankie Knuckles The Whistle Song Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Whistle Song
69
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam Where Were You When I Needed You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Where Were You When I Needed You
65
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Yours Truly, Hold Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
88
LAST WEEK
88
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
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