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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.

HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
16
WEEKS ON CHART
Boombastic/In The Summertime
Songwriter(s)
Not Listed
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Virgin | Capitol
Gains in performance

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Shaggy Boombastic/In The Summertime Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Boombastic/In The Summertime
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
2
MoKenStef He's Mine Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
He's Mine
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Hami, Mokenstef, R.Troutman, Prince
Producer(s):
Hami
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Outburst/Def Jam | IDJMG
3
The Notorious B.I.G. One More Chance/Stay With Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One More Chance/Stay With Me
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, M.Debarge, E.B.Jordan, S.Combs
Producer(s):
Diddy, J.C.Olivier, R.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy | Arista
4
Faith Evans You Used To Love Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Used To Love Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.Evans, S.Combs, C.E.Thompson
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy | RMG
5
D'Angelo Brown Sugar Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Brown Sugar
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
6
Luniz I Got 5 On It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Got 5 On It
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Husbands, Ellis, Gilmour, King, D.Foster, T.McElroy, R.Bell, C.Smith
Producer(s):
Red Hot Lover Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Noo Trybe | Virgin
7
Junior M.A.F.I.A. Player's Anthem Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Player's Anthem
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Wallace, Little Kim, Little Ceaser
Producer(s):
Super Super DJ Clark Kent
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Undeas/Big Beat | Atlantic
8
Xscape Feels So Good Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feels So Good
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Dupri, C.Lowe, Xscape
Producer(s):
J.Dupri, C.Lowe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
So So Def | Columbia
9
Jodeci Freek'n You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freek'n You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
DeVante
Producer(s):
A.Harrell, D.Swing
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Uptown | MCA
10
After 7 'Til You Do Me Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
'Til You Do Me Right
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, M.Edmonds, K.Edmonds
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
11
TLC Waterfalls Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Waterfalls
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
12
AZ Sugar Hill Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sugar Hill
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
AZ, J.Barnes, K.Barnes
Producer(s):
L.E.S.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
13
Pure Soul We Must Be In Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We Must Be In Love
15  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Jordan
Producer(s):
T.Mushaw, K.Jordan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Step Sun | Interscope
14
Monica Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days)
13  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.L.Austin, D.Simmons, Q.D. III, J.T.Smith, W.Baker
Producer(s):
D.Austin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rowdy | Arista
15
Jon B. Featuring Babyface Someone To Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Someone To Love
Jon B. Featuring Babyface
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yab Yum | 550 Music
16
Coolio Featuring L.V. Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds")
Coolio Featuring L.V.
37  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Ivey,Jr., L.Sanders, D.Rasheed, S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
D.Rasheed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA Soundtracks | MCA
17
Brian McKnight On The Down Low Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
On The Down Low
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.McKnight
Producer(s):
B.McKnight
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
18
Montell Jordan Somethin' 4 Da Honeyz Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Somethin' 4 Da Honeyz
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.S.Jordan, O.Pierce, D.Rasheed, Kool & The Gang
Producer(s):
O.Pierce, M.Jordan, D.Rasheed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PMP/Def Jam | IDJMG
19
Brandy Best Friend Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Best Friend
16  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch, G.McKinney
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
20
Solo Heaven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heaven
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, J.Q.Wright, D.Stokes, D.Chavis, E.Mack, S.Garcia
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective | A&M
21
Patra Pull Up To The Bumper Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pull Up To The Bumper
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Manno, S.Dunbar, R.Shakespeare, G.Jones
Producer(s):
C.Dillon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
22
Brownstone I Can't Tell You Why Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Tell You Why
25  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Schmit, D.Henley, G.Frey
Producer(s):
T.Taylor, C.Farrar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MJJ | Epic
23
Total Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. Can't You See (From "New Jersey Drive") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Can't You See (From "New Jersey Drive")
Total Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
19  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Robinson, M.South, J.Howell, F.Wesley, J.Starks, R.Ryan, S.Combs
Producer(s):
Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
24
Naughty By Nature Feel Me Flow Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Feel Me Flow
20  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Gist, A.Criss, V.Brown, A.Neville, J. Modeliste, Nocentelli, Porter
Producer(s):
Naughty By Nature
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
25
Boyz II Men Water Runs Dry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Water Runs Dry
24  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
26
Groove Theory Tell Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Me
36  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Wilson, A.Larrieux, D.Brown
Producer(s):
B.P.Wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
27
BLACKstreet Tonight's The Night Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tonight's The Night
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Riley, T.Lucas, C.Hugo, P.L.Williams, M.Riley, Jr.
Producer(s):
Teddy Riley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
28
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony 1st Of Tha Month Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
1st Of Tha Month
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bone, D.J.U-Neek, M.Powell
Producer(s):
D.J.U-Neek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless | Relativity
29
2Pac So Many Tears Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Many Tears
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Shakur, G.Jacobs, E.Baker, S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
D-Flizno Production Squad
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
30
Tony Thompson I Wanna Love Like That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Love Like That
23  Last
14  Peak
15  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Jon-John, R.Griffin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant | Warner Bros.
31
Brian McKnight Crazy Love (From "Jason's Lyric") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Crazy Love (From "Jason's Lyric")
31  Last
10  Peak
24  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Morrison
Producer(s):
B.McKnight
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
32
William Becton And Friends Be Encouraged Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Be Encouraged
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Becton
Producer(s):
W.E.Becton,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Web | Intersound
33
Jody Watley Affection Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Affection
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Watley, D.Edmonson
Producer(s):
D.Edmonson, J.Watley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Avitone | Bellmark
34
Adina Howard My Up And Down Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Up And Down
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Pierce, L.Harris, M.Lomax, B.Ford, J.Elias
Producer(s):
L.Harris, M.Lomax, K.Pierce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mecca Don/East West | EEG
35
Skee-Lo I Wish Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wish
40  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Skee-Lo
Producer(s):
W.Kahn, Skee-Lo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sunshine | Scotti Bros.
36
Aaron Hall Curiosity (From "Dangerous Minds") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Curiosity (From "Dangerous Minds")
46  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Mr. Dalvin, M.A.Elliott, A.R.Hall
Producer(s):
Mr. Dalvin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA Soundtracks | MCA
37
Kut Klose I Like Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Like
33  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Howcott, E.Officer, D.Parks, T.Duncan
Producer(s):
J.Howcott, E.Officer, D.Parks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Keia/Elektra | EEG
38
Method Man Featuring Mary J. Blige I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By
Method Man Featuring Mary J. Blige
27  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
39
Soul For Real Every Little Thing I Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Every Little Thing I Do
29  Last
11  Peak
17  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Heavy D, T.Robinson, J.C.Olivier, S.J.Barnes, Calhoun
Producer(s):
Heavy D, J.C.Olivier, Red Hot Lover Tone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Uptown | MCA
40
E-40 (Featuring Suga T) Sprinkle Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sprinkle Me
E-40 (Featuring Suga T)
28  Last
24  Peak
10  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.T.Stevens, T.Stevens, S.Bostic, M.Mosley
Producer(s):
S.Bostic, M.Mosley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sick Wid It | Jive
41
Jason Weaver Love Ambition (Call On Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Ambition (Call On Me)
48  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Crouch
Producer(s):
K.Crouch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
42
Usher The Many Ways Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Many Ways
45  Last
42  Peak
10  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Hall, A.Brown
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
43
Tina Moore Never Gonna Let You Go Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Never Gonna Let You Go
38  Last
27  Peak
15  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Moore, T.Ford
Producer(s):
M.Doc, Jere MC
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Street Life | Scotti Bros.
44
Mary J. Blige You Bring Me Joy/I Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Bring Me Joy/I Love You
39  Last
29  Peak
12  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.J.Blige, S.Combs, C.E.Thompson, D.Burress, D.Howard, P.Jackson
Producer(s):
C.Thompson, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Uptown | MCA
45
Brownstone Grapevyne Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Grapevyne
41  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Gilbert, A.Gilbert, D.Hall
Producer(s):
D.Hall
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MJJ | Epic
46
Vybe Warm Summer Daze Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Warm Summer Daze
53  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Slates, D.Rasheed, W.Bell, B.T.Jones
Producer(s):
A.Slates, D.Rasheed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | IDJMG
47
Montell Jordan This Is How We Do It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
This Is How We Do It
49  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.S.Jordan, O.Pierce, R.M.L.Walters
Producer(s):
O.Pierce, M.Jordan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PMP/Def Jam | IDJMG
48
All-4-One I Can Love You Like That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can Love You Like That
51  Last
40  Peak
11  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Diamond, M.Derry, J.Kimball
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blitzz | Atlantic
49
Mack 10 Foe Life Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Foe Life
42  Last
42  Peak
14  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Rolison, O.Jackson
Producer(s):
Ice Cube
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
50
Ini Kamoze Listen Me Tic (Woyoi) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Listen Me Tic (Woyoi)
43  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
I.Kamoze, 9 Sounds Klik, R.Finch, H.W.Casey
Producer(s):
9 Sounds Klik
Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | EEG
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