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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of May 25, 1996

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    • Tha Crossroads

      Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
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    • 3
      • 1
      • 1
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Bone, D.J.U-Neek, The Isley Bros., C.H.Jasper

Producer(s):

D.J.U-Neek

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruthless/Relativity

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
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    • You're The One

      SWV
    • 2
    • 1
    • 6
      • 2
      • 1
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

Allstar, A.Martin, I.Matias, T.Johnson, C.Gamble

Producer(s):

Allstar

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
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    • All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")

      Joe
    • 4
    • 2
    • 16
      • 4
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Joe, J.P.Thompson, M.Williams

Producer(s):

Joe, J.P.Thompson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 4
    • Get Money

      Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
    • 18
    • 4
    • 16
      • 18
      • 4
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

C.Wallace, Little Kim, L.Porter, B.Bedford, R.Ayers, S.Striplin

Producer(s):

EZ Elpee

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Undeas/Big Beat/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 5
    • Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park")

      MC Lyte Featuring Xscape
    • 5
    • 5
    • 12
      • 5
      • 5
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dupri Mauldin, MC Lyte, M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Flavor Unit/East West/EEG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 6
    • Always Be My Baby

      Mariah Carey
    • 3
    • 1
    • 8
      • 3
      • 1
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

M.Carey, J.Dupri Mauldin, M.L.Seal, Jr., J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

M.Carey, J.Dupri

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 7
    • Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)

      R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley
    • 6
    • 1
    • 13
      • 6
      • 1
      • 13
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    • Get On Up

      Jodeci
    • 13
    • 8
    • 2
      • 13
      • 8
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Mr. Dalvin, K-CI, J.L.Hailey

Producer(s):

Mr. Dalvin

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  • 9
    • Kissin' You

      Total
    • 11
    • 9
    • 4
      • 11
      • 9
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

J.D.Jackson, Raphael Saadiq, J.Johnson, B.James

Producer(s):

Raphael Saadiq

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 10
    • Touch Me Tease Me (From "The Nutty Professor")

      Case Featuring Foxxy Brown
    • 10
    • 10
    • 3
      • 10
      • 10
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

C.Woodard, M.J.Blige, M.Hooten, K.Smoove Kornegay, F.Brown, D.Young, J.B. Weaver, Jr.

Producer(s):

K.Kornegay

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Spoiled Rotten/Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 11
    • Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale")

      Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans
    • 7
    • 7
    • 10
      • 7
      • 7
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston

Producer(s):

Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 12
    • Lady

      D'Angelo
    • 8
    • 2
    • 13
      • 8
      • 2
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

D'Angelo, Raphael Saadiq

Producer(s):

D'Angelo, Raphael Saadiq

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (From "A Thin Line...")

      H-Town
    • 9
    • 6
    • 17
      • 9
      • 6
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

E.R.Poindexter, R.Poindexter, J.Members

Producer(s):

R.Troutman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jac-Mac/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 14
    • You

      Monifah
    • 16
    • 14
    • 3
      • 16
      • 14
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Heavy D, R.Burrell, V.J.Herbert, C.King

Producer(s):

Heavy D

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Uptown/Universal

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 15
    • I Will Survive

      Chantay Savage
    • 12
    • 5
    • 15
      • 12
      • 5
      • 15
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 16
    • 5 O'Clock

      Nonchalant
    • 14
    • 8
    • 14
      • 14
      • 8
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

Nonchalant, D.Staten,Sr., A.Simmons,Jr., K.L.Ferguson,Jr., R.Dill, A.Harrison

Producer(s):

B.Alexander, Lonnie, Kapin

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 17
    • Ain't Nobody/Kissing You

      Faith Evans
    • 22
    • 17
    • 7
      • 22
      • 17
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

C.Thompson, Diddy, Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • One For The Money

      Horace Brown
    • 23
    • 14
    • 9
      • 23
      • 14
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

H.Brown, K.Deane, B.D.Wildcat, O.S.Harvey,Jr., C.Mack

Producer(s):

K.Deane

  • 19
    • Doin It

      LL Cool J
    • 17
    • 7
    • 12
      • 17
      • 7
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

J.T.Smith, B.R.Smith

Producer(s):

R.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 20
    • Please Don't Go

      Immature
    • 21
    • 17
    • 4
      • 21
      • 17
      • 4
  • 21
    • Slow Jams

      Quincy Jones Feat. Babyface & Tamia With Portrai
    • 28
    • 19
    • 10
      • 28
      • 19
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

R.Temperton

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw

      Busta Rhymes
    • 15
    • 6
    • 12
      • 15
      • 6
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

T.Smith, R.Smith

Producer(s):

R.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 23
    • Renee

      Lost Boyz
    • 20
    • 13
    • 10
      • 20
      • 13
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

T.Kelly, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

Mr.Sexxx, Buttnaked Tim Dawg

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 24
    • Don't Wanna Lose You

      Lionel Richie
    • 25
    • 17
    • 7
      • 25
      • 17
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, L.Richie

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

  • 25
    • Let's Lay Together (From "Don't Be A Menace...")

      The Isley Brothers
    • 26
    • 25
    • 8
      • 26
      • 25
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

R.S.Kelly

Producer(s):

R.Kelly

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")

      Brandy
    • 24
    • 2
    • 22
      • 24
      • 2
      • 22
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface

Producer(s):

Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 27
    • Ever Since You Went Away

      Art N' Soul
    • 19
    • 19
    • 15
      • 19
      • 19
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

T.C.Riley, Tracy, Lattrel

Producer(s):

T.C.Riley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Nature Boy/Big Beat/Atlantic

  • 28
    • House Keeper

      Men Of Vizion
    • 34
    • 28
    • 5
      • 34
      • 28
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

G.Spencer III, E.T.Riley, S.Blair

Producer(s):

S.Williams, Teddy Riley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MJJ/550 Music/Epic

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Ain't No Nigga/Dead Presidents

      Jay-Z Featuring Foxxy Brown
    • 29
    • 29
    • 11
      • 29
      • 29
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, D.A.Willis, A.Moon, T.Thomas

Producer(s):

Ski

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Freeze/Roc-A-Fella/Priority

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 30
    • Can't Hang/Do You Want To

      Xscape Featuring MC Lyte
    • 27
    • 9
    • 12
      • 27
      • 9
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

D.Simmons, J.Dupri Mauldin, M.L.Seal, Jr., C.Lowe, MC Lyte, Xscape

Producer(s):

D.Simmons, J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

So So Def/Columbia

  • 31
    • Nobody Knows

      The Tony Rich Project
    • 33
    • 11
    • 25
      • 33
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

J.Rich, D.DuBose

Producer(s):

T.Rich

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 32
    • Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")

      Mary J. Blige
    • 30
    • 1
    • 18
      • 30
      • 1
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface

Producer(s):

Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 33
    • Scarred (From "Eddie")

      Luke
    • 31
    • 31
    • 6
      • 31
      • 31
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

L.R.Campbell, L.Dobson, M.Young

Producer(s):

D.Rudnick

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Luther Campbell/IDJMG

  • 34
    • C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)

      Quad City DJ's
    • 38
    • 34
    • 13
      • 38
      • 34
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

C.C.Lemonhead, J.McGowan, B.White

Producer(s):

C.C.Lemonhead, J.McGowan

Imprint/Promotion Label:

QuadraSound/Big Beat/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 35
    • Who Do U Love

      Deborah Cox
    • 32
    • 12
    • 17
      • 32
      • 12
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

L.L.Campbell II, V.G.Benford

Producer(s):

L.Campbell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 36
    • Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That

      Monica
    • 40
    • 1
    • 32
      • 40
      • 1
      • 32
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 37
    • The World Is A Ghetto (From "Original Gangstas")

      Geto Boys Featuring Flaj
    • 37
    • 37
    • 4
      • 37
      • 37
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Allen, Brown, Dickerson, Jordan, Miller, Oskar, K.Scott, Johnson

Producer(s):

N.O.Joe, M.G.Dean

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe

Gains In Performance

  • 38