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
3
LAST WEEK
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Sweet November
Gains in performance
Play
2
Miki Howard Ain't Nobody Like You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Nobody Like You
4
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
10
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Gains in performance
4
Al B. Sure! Right Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Now
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
5
TLC What About Your Friends Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What About Your Friends
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Arrested Development People Everyday Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
People Everyday
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Trey Lorenz Someone To Hold Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Someone To Hold
8
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Vanessa Williams Work To Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
9
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Lo-Key? I Got A Thang 4 Ya! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got A Thang 4 Ya!
10
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
10
Wreckx-N-Effect Rump Shaker Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rump Shaker
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Toni Braxton Love Shoulda Brought You Home (From "Boomerang") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Shoulda Brought You Home (From "Boomerang")
15
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
CeCe Peniston Inside That I Cried Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Inside That I Cried
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Mary J. Blige Real Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Real Love
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Special Generation Lift Your Head And Smile Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lift Your Head And Smile
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Shabba Ranks (Featuring Johnny Gill) Slow And Sexy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Slow And Sexy
Shabba Ranks (Featuring Johnny Gill)
18
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
P.M. Dawn I'd Die Without You (From "Boomerang") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'd Die Without You (From "Boomerang")
17
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Shai If I Ever Fall In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If I Ever Fall In Love
28
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Mad Cobra Flex Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
20
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Chante Moore Love's Taken Over Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love's Taken Over
21
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Rachelle Ferrell 'Til You Come Back To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
'Til You Come Back To Me
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
21
SWV Right Here Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Here
22
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Portrait Here We Go Again! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here We Go Again!
24
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
23
Bobby Brown Good Enough Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Good Enough
27
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Keith Sweat I Want To Love You Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Want To Love You Down
23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Prince And The New Power Generation My Name Is Prince Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Name Is Prince
Prince And The New Power Generation
26
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Sade No Ordinary Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Ordinary Love
37
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Nona Gaye I'm Overjoyed Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Overjoyed
36
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
29
Kris Kross I Missed The Bus Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Missed The Bus
29
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Grand Puba 360 Degrees (What Goes Around) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
360 Degrees (What Goes Around)
35
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Tevin Campbell Alone With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Alone With You
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Voices Yeah, Yeah, Yeah! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yeah, Yeah, Yeah!
14
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
33
After 7 Baby I'm For Real/Natural High Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby I'm For Real/Natural High
45
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Maxi Priest Groovin' In The Midnight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Groovin' In The Midnight
41
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
MC Serch Here It Comes/Back To The Grill Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here It Comes/Back To The Grill
44
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
R. Kelly & Public Announcement Slow Dance (Hey Mr. DJ) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Slow Dance (Hey Mr. DJ)
R. Kelly & Public Announcement
32
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Chubb Rock Lost In The Storm Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lost In The Storm
43
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
38
Big Bub I Don't Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Don't Mind
46
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
George Duke No Rhyme, No Reason Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Rhyme, No Reason
48
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
40
Lorenzo Make Love 2 Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make Love 2 Me
51
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
41
Boyz II Men End Of The Road (From "Boomerang") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
End Of The Road (From "Boomerang")
40
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Home Team Pick It Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pick It Up
49
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
43
Simple Pleasure Where Do We Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Where Do We Go
55
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
44
Gerald Alston Hell Of A Situation Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hell Of A Situation
57
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
45
Hi-Five She's Playing Hard To Get Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
She's Playing Hard To Get
31
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Mr. Lee/R. Kelly Hey Love (Can I Have A Word) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey Love (Can I Have A Word)
Mr. Lee/R. Kelly
59
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Caron Wheeler I Adore You (From "Mo' Money") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Adore You (From "Mo' Money")
30
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Freddie Jackson Can I Touch You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can I Touch You
62
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
50
Brian McKnight Goodbye My Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Goodbye My Love
56
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Jackson 5 Who's Lovin' You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who's Lovin' You
Jackson 5
60
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
52
Redman Blow Your Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Blow Your Mind
71
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Jade I Wanna Love You (From "Class Act") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Love You (From "Class Act")
38
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Gerald Levert Can You Handle It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can You Handle It
33
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Bushwick Bill Ever So Clear Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ever So Clear
50
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Jodeci I'm Still Waiting Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Still Waiting
47
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Classic Example It's Alright (From "South Central") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's Alright (From "South Central")
67
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Public Enemy Hazy Shade Of Criminal Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hazy Shade Of Criminal
70
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Shanice Saving Forever For You (From "Beverly Hills, 90210") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Saving Forever For You (From "Beverly Hills, 90210")
77
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
Glenn Jones Good Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Good Thang
64
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
61
En Vogue Free Your Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Free Your Mind
34
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
62
N2Deep Back To The Hotel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Back To The Hotel
66
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Larry Springfield Stand By My Woman Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stand By My Woman
58
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Stephanie Mills All Day, All Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Day, All Night
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
65
Willie D Clean Up Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Clean Up Man
76
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
66
AZ-1 Trust In Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Trust In Me
81
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
67
Patti LaBelle All Right Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Right Now
Gains in performance
68
Bobby Brown Humpin' Around Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Humpin' Around
54
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
69
After 7 Kickin' It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Kickin' It
39
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Silk Happy Days Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Happy Days
Gains in performance
71
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Straighten It Out Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Straighten It Out
85
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
72
Chaka Khan I Want Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
91
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
73
Alyson Williams Everybody Knew But Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everybody Knew But Me
86
LAST WEEK
73
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
74
II Close So What! Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So What!
Gains in performance
75
Benet Only Want To Be With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Only Want To Be With You
79
LAST WEEK
75
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Freddie Jackson I Could Use A Little Love (Right Now) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Could Use A Little Love (Right Now)
65
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Michael Cooper Let's Get Closer Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Get Closer
42
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
78
House Of Pain Jump Around Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jump Around
72
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
79
BeBe & CeCe Winans Featuring Hammer The Blood Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Blood
BeBe & CeCe Winans Featuring Hammer
78
LAST WEEK
78
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Countess Vaughn It's A Man's, Man's, Man's World Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It's A Man's, Man's, Man's World
89
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
81
Glenn Jones I've Been Searchin' (Nobody Like You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Been Searchin' (Nobody Like You)
82
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Morris Day Gimme Whatcha Got Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gimme Whatcha Got
95
LAST WEEK
82
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
83
The Rude Boys My Kinda Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Kinda Girl
74
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Tim Miner Wouldn't Change A Thing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Wouldn't Change A Thing
90
LAST WEEK
84
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
85
The Rude Boys Go Ahead And Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Go Ahead And Cry
Gains in performance
86
Meli'sa Morgan I'm Gonna Be Your Lover (Tonight) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Gonna Be Your Lover (Tonight)
Gains in performance
87
Men At Large You Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
52
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Shomari Let It Be Me (Say You Love Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let It Be Me (Say You Love Me)
Gains in performance
89
East Coast Family 1-4-All-4-1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
53
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Chaka Khan You Can Make The Story Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Can Make The Story Right
84
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Full Force Nice 'N' Sleazy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nice 'N' Sleazy
Gains in performance
92
MC Ren The Final Frontier Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Final Frontier
80
LAST WEEK
80
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Double Action Theatre Something Special Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Something Special
Gains in performance
94
Warren Bailey Repossessed Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Repossessed Love
Gains in performance
95
Oliver Who? Clever Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
96
Good Girls Just Call Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Call Me
69
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Father M.C. One Nite Stand Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Nite Stand
63
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Gang Starr Ex Girl To Next Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ex Girl To Next Girl
73
LAST WEEK
64
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Joe Public I've Been Watchin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Been Watchin'
68
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Yo-Yo Black Pearl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Black Pearl
75
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
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