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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 30, 1999

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 30, 1999

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  • 1
    • Nobody's Supposed To Be Here

      Deborah Cox
    • 1
    • 1
    • 18
      • 1
      • 1
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

S.Crawford, M.D.S.Jordan

Producer(s):

S.Crawford, M.Jordan

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 2
    • Have You Ever?

      Brandy
    • 2
    • 2
    • 5
      • 2
      • 2
      • 5
  • 3
    • Taking Everything

      Gerald Levert
    • 50
    • 3
    • 5
      • 50
      • 3
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

G.Levert, D.Allamby, L.Browder, A.Roberson

Producer(s):

D.Allamby

Imprint/Promotion Label:

East West/EEG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 4
    • Trippin'

      Total Featuring Missy Elliott
    • 4
    • 3
    • 13
      • 4
      • 3
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

M.A.Elliott, D.Pearson, T.Z.Mosley, K.Spivey, J.Raynor

Producer(s):

M.Elliott, D.Pearson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/RMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 5
    • These Are The Times

      Dru Hill
    • 5
    • 5
    • 5
      • 5
      • 5
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface, D.E.Thomas

Producer(s):

Babyface, D.Thomas

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Soul/IDJMG

  • 6
    • When A Woman's Fed Up

      R. Kelly
    • 6
    • 6
    • 5
      • 6
      • 6
      • 5
  • 7
    • Love Like This

      Faith Evans
    • 3
    • 2
    • 12
      • 3
      • 2
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

F.Evans, S.Crawford, C.Emery, B.Edwards, N.G.Rodgers, Jr.

Producer(s):

R.Lawrence, Diddy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 8
    • Angel Of Mine

      Monica
    • 11
    • 8
    • 5
      • 11
      • 8
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

R.Lawrence, T.Potts

Producer(s):

R.Jerkins

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 9
    • Can I Get A...

      Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja
    • 7
    • 6
    • 18
      • 7
      • 6
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, I.D.Lorenzo, J.Atkins, R.Mays

Producer(s):

Irv Gotti, Lil' Rob

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 10
    • Ex-Factor

      Lauryn Hill
    • 8
    • 8
    • 5
      • 8
      • 8
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

L.N,Hill, A.Bergman, M.Bergman, M.Hamlisch, R.Diggs, D.D.Coles, G.E.Grice, C.Woods

Producer(s):

L.Hill

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruffhouse/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Heartbreak Hotel

      Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price
    • 13
    • 11
    • 5
      • 13
      • 11
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

C.Shack, K.Karlin, T.Savage

Producer(s):

Soulshock, Karlin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Doo Wop (That Thing)

      Lauryn Hill
    • 9
    • 2
    • 13
      • 9
      • 2
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

L.N,Hill

Producer(s):

L.Hill

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruffhouse/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • Take Me There

      BLACKstreet & Mya Featuring Mase & Blinky Blink
    • 10
    • 10
    • 5
      • 10
      • 10
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

E.T.Riley, T.Savage, M.Nelson, M.Betha, M.D.Foster, M.Mothersbaugh

Producer(s):

Teddy Riley

  • 14
    • Changes

      2Pac
    • 12
    • 12
    • 5
      • 12
      • 12
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

T.A.Shakur, D.Evans, B.Hornsby

Producer(s):

A.Shakur

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Amaru/Death Row/Interscope

  • 15
    • Sweet Lady

      Tyrese
    • 16
    • 15
    • 5
      • 16
      • 15
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Austin, T.Taylor, C.Farrar

Producer(s):

The Characters

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • Faded Pictures

      Case & Joe
    • 14
    • 14
    • 5
      • 14
      • 14
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.L.Thomas, J.P.Thompson

Producer(s):

Joe

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

  • 17
    • Angel In Disguise

      Brandy
    • 17
    • 17
    • 5
      • 17
      • 17
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

R.Jerkins, L.A.Daniels, F.Jerkins III, T.Turman, T.Hale

Producer(s):

R.Jerkins, Brandy

  • 18
    • Ghetto Cowboy

      Mo Thugs Family Featuring Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
    • 24
    • 14
    • 11
      • 24
      • 14
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

S.Howse, A.Henderson, K.Greer, J.Burke, F.Lindsey, R.Antonio

Producer(s):

A.Henderson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mo Thugs/Ruthless/Relativity

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 19
    • Rosa Parks

      OutKast
    • 19
    • 19
    • 5
      • 19
      • 19
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

A.A.Patton, A.Benjamin

Producer(s):

OutKast

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

  • 20
    • How Deep Is Your Love

      Dru Hill Featuring Redman
    • 20
    • 1
    • 18
      • 20
      • 1
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

R.Cousins, T.Ruffin, W.S.Campbell II, M.Andrews, R.Noble

Producer(s):

Dutch, Nokio, W.Campbell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

University/Island/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 21
    • Silly Ho

      TLC
    • 23
    • 21
    • 5
      • 23
      • 21
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

D.L.Austin

Producer(s):

Cyptron

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • All Night Long

      Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy
    • 43
    • 22
    • 5
      • 43
      • 22
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

F.Evans, R.L.Chambers, S.J.Combs, S.Crawford, T.Russaw, T.Gaither, G.Underwood, B.Reed

Producer(s):

R.Lawrence, F.Evans, Diddy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 23
    • Lately

      Divine
    • 15
    • 2
    • 21
      • 15
      • 2
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

W.Baker, C.Kelly

Producer(s):

J.Howcott, D.Parks

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Pendulum/Red Ant

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 24
    • Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)

      JAY-Z
    • 18
    • 10
    • 13
      • 18
      • 10
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, M.H.James, C.Strouse, M.Charnin

Producer(s):

Mark 45 King

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 25
    • Ha

      Juvenile
    • 27
    • 25
    • 5
      • 27
      • 25
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Juvenile, M.Fresh

Producer(s):

Mannie Fresh

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cash Money/Universal

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Home Alone

      R. Kelly Featuring Keith Murray
    • 22
    • 22
    • 5
      • 22
      • 22
      • 5
  • 27
    • Talk Show Shhh!

      Shae Jones
    • 28
    • 17
    • 15
      • 28
      • 17
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

M.D.S.Jordan, S.Crawford

Producer(s):

M.Jordan, S.Crawford

Imprint/Promotion Label:

M3/Universal

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • You

      Jesse Powell
    • 33
    • 28
    • 5
      • 33
      • 28
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

C.Roland, J.Powell

Producer(s):

C.Roland

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Silas/MCA

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Another Way

      Tevin Campbell
    • 38
    • 25
    • 7
      • 38
      • 25
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

T.Turpin, T.Carter, M.Kinchen

Producer(s):

M.Kinchen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Hot Spot

      Foxy Brown
    • 31
    • 22
    • 9
      • 31
      • 22
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, I.D.Lorenzo, R.Mays

Producer(s):

Irv Gotti, Lil' Rob

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

  • 31
    • Watch For The Hook

      Cool Breeze Featuring OutKast, Goodie Mob & Witchdoctor
    • 35
    • 31
    • 6
      • 35
      • 31
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.Patton, A.Benjamin, R.Bailey, Organized Noize, E.Johnson, F.Bell, C.Gipp, W.Knighton

Producer(s):

Organized Noize

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Organized Noize/A&M/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 32
    • I Will Get There

      Boyz II Men
    • 32
    • 32
    • 5
      • 32
      • 32
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

D.E.Warren

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 33
    • Lean On Me

      Kirk Franklin Featuring Mary J. Blige, Bono, R. Kelly, Crystal Lewis & The Family
    • 26
    • 26
    • 5
      • 26
      • 26
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

K.Franklin

Producer(s):

K.Franklin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gospo Centric/Interscope

  • 34
    • Gimme Some More

      Busta Rhymes
    • 29
    • 29
    • 5
      • 29
      • 29
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

T.Smith, G.Spivey

Producer(s):

DJ Scratch

Imprint/Promotion Label:

FlipMode/Elektra/EEG

  • 35
    • When You Believe

      Whitney Houston & Mariah Carey
    • 40
    • 35
    • 5
      • 40
      • 35
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

S.Schwartz, Babyface

Producer(s):

Babyface

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 36
    • I'm Your Angel

      R. Kelly & Celine Dion
    • 25
    • 5
    • 9
      • 25
      • 5
      • 9
  • 37
    • Hold Me

      Brian McKnight Featuring Tone & Kobe Bryant
    • 30
    • 12
    • 9
      • 30
      • 12
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

B.McKnight, S.J.Barnes, J.C.Olivier, J.Barnes, K.Barnes

Producer(s):

Poke & Tone

  • 38
    • Pushin' Weight

      Ice Cube Featuring Mr. Short Khop
    • 34
    • 12
    • 14
      • 34
      • 12
      • 14
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 39
    • Love Me

      112 Featuring Mase
    • 21
    • 8
    • 15
      • 21
      • 8
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

L.Brathwaite, D.Jones, M.Keith, Q.Parker, M.Scandrick, M.Betha, L.Vandross

Producer(s):

L.Brathwaite

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/Arista