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

I Wanna Be Down

Brandy
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
2 Last Week: 2

Here Comes The Hotstepper (From "Ready To Wear")

Ini Kamoze
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Practice What You Preach

Barry White
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 9

Flava In Ya Ear

Craig Mack
Last Week 9
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

U Will Know (From "Jason's Lyric")

B.M.U. (Black Men United)
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

Before I Let You Go

BLACKstreet
Last Week 7
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 4

I'll Make Love To You

Boyz II Men
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
8 Last Week: 8

Body & Soul

Anita Baker
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
9 Last Week: 6

At Your Best (You Are Love)

Aaliyah
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
10 Last Week: 13

You Want This/70's Love Groove

Janet Jackson
Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12

I Belong To You/How Many Ways

Toni Braxton
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 15

Get Up On It

Keith Sweat (Featuring Kut Klose)
Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 10

Never Lie

Immature
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 18
15 Last Week: 14

5-4-3-2 (Yo! Time Is Up)

Jade
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
16 Last Week: 20

I'll Take Her

Ill Al Skratch Featuring Brian McKnight
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 11

Stroke You Up

Changing Faces
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
19 Last Week: 16

Can U Get Wit It

Usher
Last Week 16
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
20 Last Week: 22

Fa All Y'all

Da Brat
Last Week 22
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 21

Tootsee Roll

69 Boyz
Last Week 21
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 23
New
24 Last Week: --

Creep

TLC
Last Week --
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 29

Let's Talk About It

Men At Large
Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

The Most Beautifullest Thing In This World

Keith Murray
Last Week 28
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 23

I'd Give Anything

Gerald Levert
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 15
28 Last Week: 24

Your Love Is A...

Whitehead Bros.
Last Week 24
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
29 Last Week: 47

I Can Go Deep (From "A Low Down Dirty Shame")

Silk
Last Week 47
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 2
30 Last Week: 33

When You Need Me

Aaron Hall
Last Week 33
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 27

Where Is My Love?

El DeBarge Featuring Babyface
Last Week 27
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 13
32 Last Week: 34

When A Man Cries/Can't Let Go

Tony Terry
Last Week 34
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 6
33 Last Week: 31

Do You Wanna Get Funky

C+C Music Factory
Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 17
34 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 11
35 Last Week: 32

When Can I See You

Babyface
Last Week 32
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 23
36 Last Week: 66

If You Love Me

Brownstone
Last Week 66
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 2
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 35

Through The Rain

Tanya Blount
Last Week 35
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 16
38 Last Week: 36

I Don't Want To Know

Gladys Knight
Last Week 36
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
39 Last Week: 30

Endless Love

Luther Vandross & Mariah Carey
Last Week 30
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 10
40 Last Week: 51

Why Not Take All Of Me

Casserine Featuring Cato
Last Week 51
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 50

Turn It Up

Raja-Nee
Last Week 50
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 38

Taste Your Love

Horace Brown
Last Week 38
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 7
43 Last Week: 45

All This Love

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 45
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: --

Can't Help Myself

Gerald Levert
Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 55

Old School Lovin'

Chante Moore
Last Week 55
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 46

Chocolate

Y?N-Vee
Last Week 46
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 8
47 Last Week: 49

Hit By Love

CeCe Peniston
Last Week 49
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: --

Foolin' Around

Changing Faces
Last Week --
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 10
50 Last Week: 44

Where Did We Go Wrong

Blackgirl
Last Week 44
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 6