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
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Candy Rain

Soul For Real
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

If You Love Me

Brownstone
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4

Creep

TLC
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
5 Last Week: 5

This Lil' Game We Play

Subway (Featuring 702)
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 6

Big Poppa/Warning

The Notorious B.I.G.
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 11

Freak Like Me

Adina Howard
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 7

Before I Let You Go

BLACKstreet
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
9 Last Week: 8

I Apologize

Anita Baker
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 13
10 Last Week: 10

Can I Stay With You

Karyn White
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12

If You Think You're Lonely Now

K-Ci Hailey
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 25

This Is How We Do It

Montell Jordan
Last Week 25
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 9

On Bended Knee

Boyz II Men
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
New
14 Last Week: --

Red Light Special

TLC
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13

Constantly

Immature
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
16 Last Week: 14

I Belong To You/How Many Ways

Toni Braxton
Last Week 14
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 25
17 Last Week: 26

For Your Love

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 26
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 18

Get Down

Craig Mack
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 24

Answering Service

Gerald Levert
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 15

I Miss You

N2U
Last Week 15
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 16
21 Last Week: 23

Think Of You

Usher
Last Week 23
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 7
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Where I Wanna Be Boy

Missjones
Last Week 22
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 32

Thank You

Boyz II Men
Last Week 32
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 2
24 Last Week: 16

I Wanna Be Down

Brandy
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
25 Last Week: 19

Practice What You Preach

Barry White
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
26 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 18
27 Last Week: 20

Woman To Woman (From "Murder Was The Case")

Jewell
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 11
28 Last Week: 21

Foolin' Around

Changing Faces
Last Week 21
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 17
29 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 29

Why You Wanna Play Me Out?

Trisha Covington
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 13
32 Last Week: 27

Let's Get It On

Shabba Ranks
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 4
33 Last Week: 33

Foe Tha Love Of $

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Featuring Eazy-E
Last Week 33
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 41

I Can Call You

Portrait
Last Week 41
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 30

Every Day Of The Week/If The Mood Is Right

Jade
Last Week 30
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 15
39 Last Week: 39

I'm Going All The Way

The Sounds Of Blackness
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 40

Take A Bow

Madonna
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 46
Last Week 46
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 36

Whutcha Want?

Nine
Last Week 36
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 11
44 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: --

Let's Do It Again

Blackgirl
Last Week --
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: --

Dear Mama

2Pac
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 55

Just Roll

Fabu
Last Week 55
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 57

Brooklyn Zoo

Ol' Dirty Bastard
Last Week 57
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 56

Rub Up Against You

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 56
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 52

If Only You Knew

Phil Perry
Last Week 52
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance