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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of September 17, 2011

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 September 17, 2011

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  • 1
    • I'm On One

      DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
    • 1
    • 1
    • 17
      • 1
      • 1
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

K.M.Khaled, A.Graham, W.L.Roberts II, D.M.Carter, Jr., T.M.C.Williams, N.Seetharam, K.Sheehan, O.C.Waithe

Producer(s):

T-Minus, 40

Imprint/Promotion Label:

We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 2
    • Motivation

      Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
    • 2
    • 1
    • 25
      • 2
      • 1
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

J.G.Scheffer, Rico Love, D.Morris, D.M.Carter, Jr.

Producer(s):

Jim Jonsin, Rico Love

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Universal Motown/Republic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 3
    • Otis

      Jay Z Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding
    • 6
    • 3
    • 7
      • 6
      • 3
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Ye, S.C.Carter, H.Woods, J.Campbell, R.Connelly, K.Robinson, R.C.Hammond, J.Brown, J.Roach

Producer(s):

Ye

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 4
    • How To Love

      Lil Wayne
    • 3
    • 3
    • 15
      • 3
      • 3
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

D.M.Carter, Jr., N.C.Fisher, L.Seymour, L.Seymour, J.A.Preyan, M.Boyd

Producer(s):

Detail, Tha Drummahz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 5
    • Best Thing I Never Had

      Beyonce
    • 7
    • 5
    • 14
      • 7
      • 5
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface, A.L.Dixon, B.G.Knowles Carter, JQue, R.S.Taylor, L.D.Griffin Jr., C.McCampbell

Producer(s):

B.Knowles Carter, Babyface, A.Dixon, R.S.Taylor, Caleb

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Parkwood/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 6
    • Sure Thing

      Miguel
    • 4
    • 1
    • 32
      • 4
      • 1
      • 32
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Pimentel, N.Perez

Producer(s):

Happy Perez

Imprint/Promotion Label:

ByStorm/Black Ice/Jive/RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 7
    • Marvin & Chardonnay

      Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
    • 9
    • 7
    • 10
      • 9
      • 7
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

S.M.Anderson, Ye, A.Wansel, J.L.Johnson, Jr., D.Camper. Jr., M.G.Dean

Producer(s):

Pop

Imprint/Promotion Label:

G.O.O.D./Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 8
    • Quickie

      Miguel
    • 5
    • 5
    • 13
      • 5
      • 5
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Pimentel, M.Robinson, B.K.Warfield

Producer(s):

Fisticuffs

Imprint/Promotion Label:

ByStorm/Black Ice/Jive/RCA

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 9
    • Marvins Room

      Drake
    • 8
    • 8
    • 11
      • 8
      • 8
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

N.J.Shebib, A.Graham, J.C.Beck

Producer(s):

40

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 10
    • Headlines

      Drake
    • 15
    • 10
    • 6
      • 15
      • 10
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.Graham, M.J.Samuels, N.J.Shebib

Producer(s):

Boi-1da, 40

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 11
    • She Will

      Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
    • 14
    • 11
    • 4
      • 14
      • 11
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

D.M.Carter, Jr., A.Graham, T.M.C.Williams

Producer(s):

T-Minus

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 12
    • Out Of My Head

      Lupe Fiasco Featuring Trey Songz
    • 12
    • 11
    • 25
      • 12
      • 11
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

W.Jaco, M.Snoddy, R.Jackson, J.Duplessis, A.Altino

Producer(s):

M.Snoddy, J.Duplessis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

1st & 15th/Atlantic

  • 13
    • My Last

      Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
    • 11
    • 4
    • 29
      • 11
      • 4
      • 29
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Songwriter(s):

S.M.Anderson, E.D.Wilson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, C.M.Brown

Producer(s):

No I.D.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

G.O.O.D./Def Jam/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 14
    • She Ain't You

      Chris Brown
    • 13
    • 5
    • 25
      • 13
      • 5
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

C.M.Brown, J.Baptiste, R.Buendia, K.McCall Jr., J.Boyd, J.Bettis, S.Porcaro, B.A.Morgan

Producer(s):

Free School

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 15
    • Super Bass

      Nicki Minaj
    • 10
    • 6
    • 17
      • 10
      • 6
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

O.T.Maraj-Petty, D.A.Johnson, E.R.Dean, R.Hylton, J.M.Coleman

Producer(s):

KANE, JMIKE

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 16
    • Wet The Bed

      Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
    • 17
    • 16
    • 8
      • 17
      • 16
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

C.M.Brown, D.Baker, K.McCall Jr., A.Streeter, A.Merritt, J.A.Bereal, C.B.Bridges

Producer(s):

Bigg D

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 17
    • That Way

      Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
    • 16
    • 16
    • 13
      • 16
      • 16
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

O.V.Akintimehin, W.L.Roberts II, J.P.Felton, L.A.Lewis

Producer(s):

Lex Luger

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Maybach/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 18
    • So In Love

      Jill Scott Featuring Anthony Hamilton
    • 18
    • 10
    • 21
      • 18
      • 10
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

J.Scott, A.Hamilton, K.Wooten, L.Hutson Jr.

Producer(s):

Wu10

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blues Babe/Warner Bros.

  • 19
    • Unusual

      Trey Songz Featuring Drake
    • 19
    • 7
    • 36
      • 19
      • 7
      • 36
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Songwriter(s):

A.Wansel, W.Felder, D.Wansel, T.A.Neverson, E.Lewis, J.Maultsby, M.R.Moore, F.E.Bentley III, A.Graham

Producer(s):

Pop, Oakwud

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Songbook/Atlantic

  • 20
    • Mrs. Right

      Mindless Behavior Featuring Diggy
    • 23
    • 20
    • 8
      • 23
      • 20
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

W.W.Millsap III, C.Nelson, G.L.Watts, J.J.Millsap, N.J.Williams Jr., L.R.Gamble, J.K.Amankwa, D.Simmons

Producer(s):

W.W.Millsap III, G.Hampton, G.Watts, J.Millsap, N.Williams

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Streamline/Conjunction/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • I Smile

      Kirk Franklin
    • 21
    • 12
    • 33
      • 21
      • 12
      • 33
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Songwriter(s):

K.Franklin, F.Tackett, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

K.Franklin, H.Martin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric/Verity/RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 22
    • Life Of The Party

      Charlie Wilson
    • 27
    • 22
    • 18
      • 27
      • 22
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

G.Pagani, M.Wilson, L.Tolbert, E.Serrano, D.DellaCioppa, W.Serrano, C.Wilson

Producer(s):

G.Pagani, C.Wilson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

P Music/Jive/RCA

  • 23
    • Man Down

      Rihanna
    • 20
    • 9
    • 24
      • 20
      • 9
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

S.E.Joseph, T.Thomas, T.M.Thomas, S.Layne, R.Fenty

Producer(s):

Sak Pase

Imprint/Promotion Label:

SRP/Def Jam/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 24
    • Body 2 Body

      Ace Hood Featuring Chris Brown
    • 29
    • 24
    • 8
      • 29
      • 24
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

A.McColister, C.M.Brown, K.Crowe, E.Reyes-Ortiz, K.Cossom

Producer(s):

J.U.S.T.I.C.E. LEAGUE

Imprint/Promotion Label:

We The Best/Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Ni**as in Paris

      Jay Z Kanye West
    • 43
    • 25
    • 5
      • 43
      • 25
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Ye, S.C.Carter, C.A.Hollis, Jr., M.G.Dean, Reverend W.A.Donaldson

Producer(s):

Hit-Boy, Ye, M.G.Dean

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x9
  • 26
    • Anything (To Find You)

      Monica Featuring Rick Ross
    • 26
    • 25
    • 9
      • 26
      • 25
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.A.Elliott, C.R.Lamb, J.Sullivan, M.Castro, W.L.Roberts II, C.Wallace, S.J.Combs, N.Sa-Attah Myrick, H.Magidson, A.Wrubel, N.Ashford, V.Simpson

Producer(s):

M.Elliott, Lamb

Imprint/Promotion Label:

J/RCA

  • 27
    • Yes

      Musiq Soulchild
    • 25
    • 24
    • 21
      • 25
      • 24
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

H.Ceon, K.Ofstad, C.Kelly

Producer(s):

Element

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

  • 28
    • If It's Love

      Kem Featuring Chrisette Michele
    • 28
    • 24
    • 26
      • 28
      • 24
      • 26
  • 29
    • No One Gonna Love You

      Jennifer Hudson
    • 32
    • 23
    • 16
      • 32
      • 23
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

R.Harrison

Producer(s):

R.Harrison

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Oh My

      DJ Drama Featuring Fabolous, Roscoe Dash & Wiz Khalifa
    • 31
    • 18
    • 22
      • 31
      • 18
      • 22
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Songwriter(s):

T.Simmons, C.J.Thomaz, J.D.Jackson, J.L.Johnson, Jr., C.Gholson

Producer(s):

Drumma Boy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Aphilliates/eOne

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Pieces Of Me

      Ledisi
    • 24
    • 19
    • 22
      • 24
      • 19
      • 22
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Songwriter(s):

C.Kelly, C.T.Harmon, L.A.Young

Producer(s):

Chuck Harmony, C.Kelly

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Verve Forecast/Verve

  • 32
    • Far Away

      Marsha Ambrosius
    • 22
    • 3
    • 39
      • 22
      • 3
      • 39
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Songwriter(s):

M.Ambrosius, J.Smith, S.Simms, L.H.Dozier, B.Holland, E.Holland, Jr.

Producer(s):

Just Blaze

Imprint/Promotion Label:

J/RCA

  • 33
    • Radio Message

      R. Kelly
    • 35
    • 33
    • 19
      • 35
      • 33
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

R.S.Kelly

Producer(s):

R.Kelly

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Copy, Paste

      Diggy
    • 34
    • 34
    • 5
      • 34
      • 34
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Oak, A.Wansel, D.Simmons, J.Maultsby

Producer(s):

Private Stock Entertainment, Knightwritaz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Ima Boss

      Meek Mill Featuring T.I., Birdman, Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, Rick Ross & Swizz Beatz
    • 37
    • 35
    • 13
      • 37
      • 35
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

R.R.Williams, W.L.Roberts II, O.J.Tucker

Producer(s):

Jahlil Beats

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Maybach/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 36
    • Late Nights & Early Mornings

      Marsha Ambrosius
    • 30
    • 30
    • 14
      • 30
      • 30
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

M.Ambrosius, R.Harrison

Producer(s):

R.Harrison

Imprint/Promotion Label:

J/RCA

  • 37
    • Look At Me Now

      Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
    • 38
    • 1
    • 34
      • 38
      • 1
      • 34
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Songwriter(s):

C.M.Brown, R.Buendia, D.M.Carter, Jr., T.T.Smith, Jr., T.W.Pentz, J.Baptiste, N.L.van de Wall

Producer(s):

Diplo, AfroJack, Free School

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum x8
  • 38
    • In The Mood

      Johnny Gill
    • 33
    • 33
    • 14
      • 33
      • 33
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

R.B.Stacy, D.L.Young, J.Gill

Producer(s):

R.B.Stacy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Notifi

  • 39
    • No Hands

      Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
    • 39
    • 2
    • 56
      • 39
      • 2
      • 56
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jones, J.L.Johnson, Jr., O.V.Akintimehin, C.Gholson

Producer(s):

Drumma Boy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

1017 Brick Squad/Asylum/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 40