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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 29, 2001

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 December 29, 2001

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  • 1
    • U Got It Bad

      Usher
    • 1
    • 1
    • 17
      • 1
      • 1
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

U.Raymond IV, J.Dupri Mauldin, B.M.Cox

Producer(s):

J.Dupri, B.M.Cox

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 2
    • Always On Time

      Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
    • 2
    • 2
    • 9
      • 2
      • 2
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.Atkins, 7 Auerlius, I.D.Lorenzo

Producer(s):

Irv Gotti

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Inc./Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • A Woman's Worth

      Alicia Keys
    • 4
    • 3
    • 12
      • 4
      • 3
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

Alicia Keys, E.Rose

Producer(s):

Alicia Keys

Imprint/Promotion Label:

J/RMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 4
    • Rock The Boat

      Aaliyah
    • 3
    • 2
    • 21
      • 3
      • 2
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

S.E.Garrett, R.Stewart, E.Seats

Producer(s):

R.Stewart, E.Seats

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blackground

  • 5
    • Butterflies

      Michael Jackson
    • 6
    • 5
    • 9
      • 6
      • 5
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

A.Harris, M.Ambrosius

Producer(s):

M.Jackson, A.Harris

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic

Gains In Performance

  • 6
    • We Thuggin'

      Fat Joe Featuring R. Kelly
    • 5
    • 5
    • 15
      • 5
      • 5
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

J.A.Cartegena, R.S.Kelly, R.Bowser

Producer(s):

Ron G

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Terror Squad/Atlantic

  • 7
    • Lights, Camera, Action!

      Mr. Cheeks
    • 8
    • 7
    • 19
      • 8
      • 7
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

T.Kelly, R.Harrell III, L.Caston, A.Poree, F.Wilson

Producer(s):

R.Harrell III

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Universal/UMRG

  • 8
    • Differences

      Ginuwine
    • 7
    • 1
    • 27
      • 7
      • 1
      • 27
  • 9
    • Roll Out (My Business)

      Ludacris
    • 12
    • 9
    • 10
      • 12
      • 9
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

C.B.Bridges, T.Z.Mosley

Producer(s):

Timbaland

Imprint/Promotion Label:

DTP/Def Jam South/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • Bouncin' Back (Bumpin' Me Against The Wall)

      Mystikal
    • 14
    • 10
    • 5
      • 14
      • 10
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

M.Tyler, P.L.Williams, C.Hugo

Producer(s):

The Neptunes

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Break Ya Neck

      Busta Rhymes
    • 13
    • 11
    • 12
      • 13
      • 11
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

T.T.Smith, Jr., A.R.Young, M.Elizondo, Jr., S.S.Storch, Flea, J.Frusciante, A.Kiedis, C.Smith

Producer(s):

Dr. Dre

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • You Gets No Love

      Faith Evans
    • 9
    • 8
    • 17
      • 9
      • 8
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

F.Evans, M.Saulsberry, M.Jamison, K.Williams, T.Coleman, A.Wilson

Producer(s):

M.Saulsberry, F.Evans

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Bad Boy/RMG

  • 13
    • Family Affair

      Mary J. Blige
    • 10
    • 1
    • 24
      • 10
      • 1
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Blige, A.Lewis, L.N.Lodge, B.Miller, A.R.Young, C.Y.Kambon, M.Elizondo, Jr., M.C.Bradford

Producer(s):

Dr. Dre

  • 14
    • Lifetime

      Maxwell
    • 11
    • 5
    • 24
      • 11
      • 5
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

Musze, H.David

Producer(s):

Musze

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/SUM

  • 15
    • Gone

      'N Sync
    • 20
    • 15
    • 8
      • 20
      • 15
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

J.Timberlake, W.J.Robson

Producer(s):

J.Timberlake, W.J.Robson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • Caramel

      City High Featuring Eve
    • 15
    • 9
    • 15
      • 15
      • 9
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

R.Toby, G.Xavier, J.Duplessis, R.Pardlo, E.Jeffers

Producer(s):

J.Duplessis, R.Toby, R.Pardlo, Jay-Eye-Zee

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Booga Basement/Interscope

  • 17
    • Brotha

      Angie Stone
    • 18
    • 17
    • 14
      • 18
      • 17
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

A.Stone, Raphael Saadiq, H.S.Lilly, Jr., G.Standridge, R.C.Ozuna

Producer(s):

Raphael Saadiq, Jake & The Phatman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

J/RMG

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Let's Stay Home Tonight

      Joe
    • 19
    • 18
    • 8
      • 19
      • 18
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

A.Gordon, J.Campbell, J.Austin

Producer(s):

Allstar

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive

  • 19
    • Ooohhhwee

      Master P Featuring Weebie
    • 58
    • 19
    • 3
      • 58
      • 19
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

P.Miller

Producer(s):

Master P, Full Pack

Imprint/Promotion Label:

New No Limit/Universal/UMRG

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Take Away

      Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring Ginuwine & Tweet
    • 22
    • 20
    • 9
      • 22
      • 20
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.A.Elliott, T.Z.Mosley

Producer(s):

Timbaland, C.X.Brockman, M.Elliott

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Gold Mind/Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • Don't You Forget It

      Glenn Lewis
    • 24
    • 21
    • 10
      • 24
      • 21
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

G.Lewis, A.Harris

Producer(s):

A.Harris

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Goodbye

      Jagged Edge
    • 21
    • 18
    • 14
      • 21
      • 18
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

B.D.Casey, B.D.Casey, J.Dupri Mauldin, B.M.Cox

Producer(s):

J.Dupri, B.M.Cox

Imprint/Promotion Label:

So So Def/Columbia

  • 23
    • The Whole World

      OutKast Featuring Killer Mike
    • 33
    • 23
    • 4
      • 33
      • 23
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

A.Benjamin, A.A.Patton, D.Sheats, M.Render

Producer(s):

ET3

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Nothing In This World

      KeKe Wyatt Featuring Avant
    • 26
    • 24
    • 12
      • 26
      • 24
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

S.Huff, M.Avant

Producer(s):

S.S.Huff

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Girls, Girls, Girls

      JAY-Z
    • 16
    • 4
    • 14
      • 16
      • 4
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, J.Smith, T.Brock, R.Relf

Producer(s):

Just Blaze

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam/IDJMG

  • 26
    • Son Of A Gun

      Janet Featuring Missy Elliott, P. Diddy & Carly Simon
    • 29
    • 26
    • 9
      • 29
      • 26
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, C.Simon

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • Livin' It Up

      Ja Rule Featuring Case
    • 17
    • 4
    • 21
      • 17
      • 4
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

J.Atkins, R.Mays, I.D.Lorenzo, S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

Lil' Rob, Irv Gotti

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Inc./Def Jam/IDJMG

  • 28
    • Young'n (Holla Back)

      Fabolous
    • 28
    • 28
    • 9
      • 28
      • 28
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.D.Jackson, C.Hugo, P.L.Williams

Producer(s):

The Neptunes

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Desert Storm/Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • No More Drama

      Mary J. Blige
    • 30
    • 29
    • 15
      • 30
      • 29
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, B.Devorzan, P.Botkin, Jr.

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Welcome To Atlanta

      Jermaine Dupri & Ludacris
    • 36
    • 30
    • 7
      • 36
      • 30
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dupri Mauldin, C.B.Bridges, K.Parker

Producer(s):

J.Dupri, B.M.Cox

Imprint/Promotion Label:

So So Def/DTP/Def Jam South/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • From Her Mama (Mama Got A**)

      Juvenile
    • 27
    • 27
    • 11
      • 27
      • 27
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Juvenile, B.O.Thomas

Producer(s):

Mannie Fresh

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cash Money/Universal/UMRG

  • 32
    • Part II

      Method Man & Redman
    • 32
    • 32
    • 5
      • 32
      • 32
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

R.Noble, E.Sermon, C.Smith, T.Braxton, Babyface, B.Wilson

Producer(s):

E.Sermon

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/IDJMG

  • 33
    • Love Of My Life

      Brian McKnight
    • 23
    • 11
    • 23
      • 23
      • 11
      • 23
  • 34
    • Bad Intentions

      Dr. Dre Featuring Knoc-Turn'Al
    • 34
    • 34
    • 11
      • 34
      • 34
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Mahogany, R.Harbor, Infinite

Producer(s):

Mahogany

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Aftermath/Doggystyle/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Raise Up

      Petey Pablo
    • 25
    • 9
    • 28
      • 25
      • 9
      • 28
  • 36
    • The World's Greatest

      R. Kelly
    • 43
    • 36
    • 5
      • 43
      • 36
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

R.S.Kelly

Producer(s):

R.Kelly

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Interscope/Jive

Gains In Performance

  • 37
    • More Than A Woman

      Aaliyah
    • 37
    • 37
    • 11
      • 37
      • 37
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

T.Z.Mosley, S.E.Garrett

Producer(s):

Timbaland

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blackground

  • 38
    • Fatty Girl

      Ludacris, LL Cool J & Keith Murray
    • 35
    • 32
    • 14
      • 35
      • 32
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

C.B.Bridges, J.T.Smith, K.Murray, S.J.Barnes, J.C.Olivier, P.L.Williams

Producer(s):

Poke & Tone

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fubu/Universal/UMRG

  • 39
    • Got Ur Self A...

      Nas
    • 42
    • 39
    • 4
      • 42