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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 6, 1996

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

The week’s most popular songs, ranked by audio and video streaming activity on leading digital music services, radio airplay audience impressions based on monitored airplay and sales data, all compiled by Luminate. Audience totals are derived, in part, using certain Nielsen Audio listener estimates.

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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 6, 1996

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  • 1
    • Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")

      Whitney Houston
    • 1
    • 1
    • 7
      • 1
      • 1
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface

Producer(s):

Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 2
    • One Sweet Day

      Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
    • 2
    • 2
    • 6
      • 2
      • 2
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

M.Carey, M.McCary, N.Morris, W.Morris, S.Stockman, W.Afanasieff

Producer(s):

W.Afanasieff, M.Carey

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 3
    • Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That

      Monica
    • 3
    • 3
    • 12
      • 3
      • 3
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

A.Martin, C.Shack, K.Karlin, D.L.Austin, C.Wolfe

Producer(s):

Soulshock, Karlin, D.Austin, C.Wolfe

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rowdy/Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 4
    • Hey Lover

      LL Cool J
    • 5
    • 3
    • 9
      • 5
      • 3
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

R.Temperton, J.T.Smith

Producer(s):

Red Hot Lover Tone

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 5
    • Soon As I Get Home

      Faith Evans
    • 4
    • 4
    • 5
      • 4
      • 4
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

F.Evans, C.E.Thompson, S.J.Combs

Producer(s):

C.Thompson, Diddy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 6
    • Tonite's Tha Night

      Kris Kross
    • 6
    • 6
    • 5
      • 6
      • 6
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dupri Mauldin, R.Parker, K.Harrison, T.Crum, R.Aikens, R.Neal, C.Satchell

Producer(s):

J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruffhouse/Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 7
    • Diggin' On You

      TLC
    • 10
    • 7
    • 8
      • 10
      • 7
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface

Producer(s):

Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 8
    • You Remind Me Of Something

      R. Kelly
    • 8
    • 1
    • 8
      • 8
      • 1
      • 8
  • 9
    • Love U 4 Life

      Jodeci
    • 9
    • 9
    • 10
      • 9
      • 9
      • 10
  • 10
    • Who Can I Run To

      Xscape
    • 7
    • 1
    • 13
      • 7
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Roebuck, D.Simmons, Alstin,Jr.

Producer(s):

J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

So So Def/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 11
    • Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")

      Brandy
    • 13
    • 11
    • 2
      • 13
      • 11
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface

Producer(s):

Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 12
    • Cruisin'

      D'Angelo
    • 12
    • 10
    • 12
      • 12
      • 10
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

W.Robinson, M.Taplin

Producer(s):

D'Angelo

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

  • 13
    • Where Ever You Are

      Terry Ellis
    • 11
    • 11
    • 10
      • 11
      • 11
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

D.Foster, T.McElroy

Producer(s):

D.Foster, T.McElroy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

East West/EEG

  • 14
    • We Got It

      Immature (Featuring Smooth)
    • 18
    • 14
    • 5
      • 18
      • 14
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

C.B.Stokes, S.Mather, J.Carter, A.Toussaint

Producer(s):

C.Stokes, S.Mather

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • No One Else

      Total
    • 16
    • 15
    • 4
      • 16
      • 15
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

J.C.Olivier, S.J.Combs, T.Robinson, S.Harris

Producer(s):

J.C.Olivier, Diddy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 16
    • Tell Me

      Groove Theory
    • 14
    • 3
    • 24
      • 14
      • 3
      • 24
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 17
    • You Put A Move On My Heart

      Quincy Jones Introducing Tamia
    • 17
    • 17
    • 12
      • 17
      • 17
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

R.Temperton

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

  • 18
    • Hooked On You

      Silk
    • 15
    • 12
    • 10
      • 15
      • 12
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Soulshock, K.Karlin, A.Martin, K.Jones

Producer(s):

Soulshock, Karlin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 19
    • I Miss You (Come Back Home) (From "New York Undercover")

      Monifah
    • 19
    • 19
    • 13
      • 19
      • 19
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Heavy D, T.Robinson

Producer(s):

Heavy D

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Uptown/Universal

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Fantasy

      Mariah Carey
    • 20
    • 1
    • 15
      • 20
      • 1
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

M.Carey, C.Frantz, T.Weymouth, D.Hall, A.Belew, S.Stanley

Producer(s):

M.Carey, D.Hall, Diddy

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 21
    • Cell Therapy

      Goodie Mob
    • 22
    • 17
    • 13
      • 22
      • 17
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Organized Noize, R.Barnett, T.Burton, C.Gipp, W.Knighton, Jr.

Producer(s):

Organized Noize

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

  • 22
    • Where Do U Want Me To Put It

      Solo
    • 23
    • 22
    • 2
      • 23
      • 22
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, M.Horton

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Perspective/A&M

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 23
    • Already Missing You

      Gerald Levert & Eddie Levert, Sr.
    • 21
    • 7
    • 15
      • 21
      • 7
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

G.Levert, E.T.Nicholas

Producer(s):

G.Levert, E.Nicholas

Imprint/Promotion Label:

East West/EEG

  • 24
    • Danger

      Blahzay Blahzay
    • 24
    • 24
    • 14
      • 24
      • 24
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

Outloud, P.F.Cuttin

Producer(s):

P.F.Cuttin, Outloud

Imprint/Promotion Label:

FADER Label/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Anything

      3T
    • 25
    • 22
    • 14
      • 25
      • 22
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

T.Jackson, T.Jackson, T.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

3T

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MJJ/550 Music

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 26
    • Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds")

      Coolio Featuring L.V.
    • 28
    • 2
    • 21
      • 28
      • 2
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

A.Ivey,Jr., L.Sanders, D.Rasheed, S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

D.Rasheed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA Soundtracks/MCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 27
    • Brokenhearted

      Brandy
    • 29
    • 2
    • 18
      • 29
      • 2
      • 18
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 28 NEW
  • NEW
    • Let's Play House

      Tha Dogg Pound Featuring Michel'le
    • -
    • 28
    • 1
      • -
      • 28
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Michel'le, C.C.Broadus Jr., Kurupt, Dat Nigga Daz, N.Jones

Producer(s):

Dat Nigga Daz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Death Row/Interscope

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Still In Love

      Brian McKnight
    • 32
    • 29
    • 8
      • 32
      • 29
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

B.McKnight, B.Barnes

Producer(s):

B.McKnight

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Just Tah Let U Know

      Eazy-E
    • 30
    • 30
    • 3
      • 30
      • 30
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

E.Wright, A.Trotter IV, R.Pace

Producer(s):

E.Wright

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruthless/Relativity

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Too Hot

      Coolio
    • 31
    • 31
    • 5
      • 31
      • 31
      • 5
  • 32
    • Sentimental

      Deborah Cox
    • 27
    • 4
    • 19
      • 27
      • 4
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

D.L.Austin, C.Wolfe, D.Cox

Producer(s):

D.Austin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 33
    • I Remember

      Boyz II Men
    • 33
    • 30
    • 6
      • 33
      • 30
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

N.Morris, W.Morris, S.Stockman, T.Kelley, B.H.Robinson

Producer(s):

Tim & Bob

  • 34
    • Hurricane

      The Click
    • 34
    • 34
    • 9
      • 34
      • 34
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.Whitemon, E.T.Stevens, B.Jones, D.Stevens, T.Stevens

Producer(s):

Studio Ton

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sick Wid It/Jive

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Heaven

      Solo
    • 35
    • 7
    • 23
      • 35
      • 7
      • 23
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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

  • 36
    • Nobody Knows

      The Tony Rich Project
    • 41
    • 36
    • 5
      • 41
      • 36
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Rich, D.DuBose

Producer(s):

T.Rich

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 37
    • I Want You Back

      Pure Soul
    • 26
    • 26
    • 9
      • 26
      • 26
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

E.T.Riley, S.Blaire, K.Anderson

Producer(s):

Teddy Riley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Step Sun/Interscope

  • 38
    • Funny How Time Flies

      Intro
    • 36
    • 25
    • 10
      • 36
      • 25
      • 10
  • 39
    • Goin' Up Yonder

      M.C. Hammer Feat. Angel Burgess & The San Jose Community Choir
    • 39
    • 39
    • 4
      • 39
      • 39