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
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Cry For You
Gains in performance
Play
2
Tevin Campbell Can We Talk Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can We Talk
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Xscape Understanding Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Understanding
6
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Babyface Never Keeping Secrets Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Keeping Secrets
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Domino Getto Jam Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Getto Jam
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
7
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Queen Latifah U.N.I.T.Y. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
U.N.I.T.Y.
11
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Toni Braxton Breathe Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Breathe Again
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Hi-Five Never Should've Let You Go (From "Sister Act 2") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Should've Let You Go (From "Sister Act 2")
12
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
11
DRS Gangsta Lean Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gangsta Lean
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Color Me Badd Time And Chance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Time And Chance
9
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Tony Toni Tone (Lay Your Head On My) Pillow Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Lay Your Head On My) Pillow
24
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Mary J. Blige You Don't Have To Worry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Don't Have To Worry
20
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
SWV Always On My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Always On My Mind
18
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Zhane Groove Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Groove Thang
36
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
2Pac Keep Ya Head Up Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep Ya Head Up
14
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Xscape Just Kickin' It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Kickin' It
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
22
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
R. Kelly Sex Me (Parts I & II) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sex Me (Parts I & II)
13
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Mint Condition U Send Me Swingin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
U Send Me Swingin'
25
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
CeCe Peniston I'm In The Mood Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm In The Mood
32
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Intro Come Inside Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Inside
17
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Freddie Jackson Make Love Easy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Make Love Easy
27
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Zapp & Roger Slow And Easy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Slow And Easy
26
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Tony Toni Tone Anniversary Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Anniversary
23
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Jade Looking For Mr. Do Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Looking For Mr. Do Right
21
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Snoop Dogg What's My Name? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's My Name?
15
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
29
SWV Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Chantay Savage Betcha'll Never Find Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Betcha'll Never Find
33
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Shabba Ranks Featuring Patra And Terri & Monica Family Affair (From "Addams Family Values") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Family Affair (From "Addams Family Values")
Shabba Ranks Featuring Patra And Terri & Monica
37
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Zhane Hey Mr. D.J. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hey Mr. D.J.
29
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Mariah Carey Dreamlover Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dreamlover
35
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Ralph Tresvant Who's The Mack Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Who's The Mack
39
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Eric Gable Process Of Elimination Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Process Of Elimination
44
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
37
Johnny Gill Quiet Time To Play Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Quiet Time To Play
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
28
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Joe The One For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The One For Me
46
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
42
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Jody Watley When A Man Loves A Woman Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When A Man Loves A Woman
58
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance
42
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue Whatta Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whatta Man
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue
64
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Jody Watley Your Love Keeps Working On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Love Keeps Working On Me
34
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Shaquille O'Neal (I Know I Got) Skillz Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(I Know I Got) Skillz
38
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Toni Braxton Another Sad Love Song Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Another Sad Love Song
40
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Tag Team Whoomp! (There It Is) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Whoomp! (There It Is)
31
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Earth, Wind & Fire Spend The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Spend The Night
52
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Chris Walker Love Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Tonight
51
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
49
Brian McKnight After The Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
After The Love
48
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Bell Biv DeVoe Something In Your Eyes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Something In Your Eyes
43
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Keith Washington Believe That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Believe That
59
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
52
12 Gauge Dunkie Butt (Please Please Please) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dunkie Butt (Please Please Please)
56
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Robin S. What I Do Best Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What I Do Best
57
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
54
Luther Vandross Never Let Me Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Let Me Go
49
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
55
K7 Come Baby Come Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Come Baby Come
47
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
56
H-Town Keepin' My Composure Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keepin' My Composure
55
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
57
US3 Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
63
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Aaron Hall Let's Make Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Make Love
73
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
59
RAab Foreplay Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Foreplay
54
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Eazy-E Real Muthaphuckkin G's Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Real Muthaphuckkin G's
45
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Jeru The Damaja Come Clean Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
62
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
62
Prince Nothing Compares 2 U Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nothing Compares 2 U
66
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
63
En Vogue Featuring FMOB Runaway Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Runaway Love
En Vogue Featuring FMOB
53
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Born Jamericans Boom Shak A-Tack Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Boom Shak A-Tack
69
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
65
II D Extreme Up On The Roof Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Up On The Roof
60
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Das EFX Freakit Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freakit
50
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Shai Yours Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Yours
85
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
68
Lords Of The Underground Here Come The Lords Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Here Come The Lords
67
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Eternal Stay Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
70
Ice Cube Really Doe Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Really Doe
61
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Y.T. Style You'll Never Find Another Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You'll Never Find Another
71
LAST WEEK
68
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
72
All-4-One So Much In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Much In Love
84
LAST WEEK
72
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Keith Washington Stay In My Corner Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stay In My Corner
70
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Will Downing Do You Still Love Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do You Still Love Me
80
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
Company Angel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Angel
90
LAST WEEK
75
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
76
Johnny Gill Long Way From Home Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Long Way From Home
65
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
77
George Clinton Martial Law (Hey Man...Smell My Finger) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Martial Law (Hey Man...Smell My Finger)
81
LAST WEEK
77
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
78
Lisa Lisa Skip To My Lu Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Skip To My Lu
82
LAST WEEK
78
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
79
Art Madison Blowin' My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Blowin' My Mind
87
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
80
ME-2-U All Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All Night
78
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
81
Father 69 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
68
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
82
MC Lyte I Go On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Go On
88
LAST WEEK
82
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
83
Wu-Tang Clan Method Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Method Man
83
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Boyz II Men Let It Snow Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let It Snow
41
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
85
III Frum Tha Soul What Cha Missin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What Cha Missin'
-
LAST WEEK
85
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
86
7669 So High Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So High
76
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Daddy-O Brooklyn Bounce Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Brooklyn Bounce
74
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
88
KRS-One Sound Of Da Police Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sound Of Da Police
-
LAST WEEK
87
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
89
Kris Kross I'm Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Real
72
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Doug E. Fresh Freaks/I-Ight (Alright) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freaks/I-Ight (Alright)
98
LAST WEEK
90
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
91
Funky Poets Born In The Ghetto Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Born In The Ghetto
77
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
91
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
93
JT Taylor Baby I'm Back Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby I'm Back
JT Taylor
79
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Too $hort I'm A Player Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm A Player
92
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Sagat Funk Dat/Why Is It? Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Funk Dat/Why Is It?
Gains in performance
96
Cypress Hill We Ain't Goin' Out Like That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Ain't Goin' Out Like That
86
LAST WEEK
86
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Inner Circle Sweat (A La La La La Long) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweat (A La La La La Long)
89
LAST WEEK
73
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Fourplay Chant Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gains in performance
99
MC Ren Same Ol' Shit Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Same Ol' Shit
93
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Souls Of Mischief 93 'til Infinity Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
93 'til Infinity
95
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
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