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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 14, 2012

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 14, 2012

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  • 1
    • Lotus Flower Bomb

      Wale Featuring Miguel
    • 1
    • 1
    • 13
      • 1
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

O.V.Akintimehin, E.Howard, M.J.Pimentel, S.J.Dew, W.Johnson

Producer(s):

J.Howard

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Maybach/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 2
    • Ni**as in Paris

      Jay Z Kanye West
    • 2
    • 1
    • 22
      • 2
      • 1
      • 22
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum x9
  • 3
    • Party

      Beyonce Featuring Andre 3000
    • 3
    • 2
    • 27
      • 3
      • 2
      • 27
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Songwriter(s):

Ye, J.Bhasker, B.G.Knowles Carter, A.Benjamin, D.R.Mills Jr., D.L.Davis, R.M.L.Walters

Producer(s):

B.Knowles Carter, Ye, J.Bhasker

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Parkwood/Columbia

  • 4
    • Dance (A$$)

      Big Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj
    • 5
    • 4
    • 24
      • 5
      • 4
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

S.M.Anderson, M.E.Palacios, E.Clark, K.Burrell, R.James, A.Miller, O.T.Maraj-Petty

Producer(s):

Da Internz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

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

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 5
    • Make Me Proud

      Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj
    • 4
    • 4
    • 12
      • 4
      • 4
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

A.Graham, T.M.C.Williams, N.Seetharam, O.T.Maraj-Petty

Producer(s):

T-Minus

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 6
    • She Will

      Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
    • 6
    • 1
    • 21
      • 6
      • 1
      • 21
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 7
    • You The Boss

      Rick Ross Featuring Nicki Minaj
    • 8
    • 7
    • 13
      • 8
      • 7
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

W.L.Roberts II, K.M.Erondu, O.T.Maraj-Petty

Producer(s):

KE On The Track

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Slip-N-Slide/Maybach/Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 8
    • Headlines

      Drake
    • 10
    • 2
    • 23
      • 10
      • 2
      • 23
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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

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 9
    • That Way

      Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross
    • 7
    • 4
    • 30
      • 7
      • 4
      • 30
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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
  • 10
    • Can't Get Enough

      J. Cole Featuring Trey Songz
    • 9
    • 9
    • 12
      • 9
      • 9
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

J.Cole, I.S.K.Kouyate, E.B.Soumah, T.A.Neverson, B.J.Kidd

Producer(s):

B.Kidd

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc Nation/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 11
    • I Do

      Young Jeezy Featuring Jay-Z & Andre 3000
    • 11
    • 11
    • 7
      • 11
      • 11
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.W.Jenkins, J.Banks, S.C.Carter, A.Benjamin, L.Williams III, M.Bennett

Producer(s):

M-16

Imprint/Promotion Label:

CTE/Def Jam/IDJMG

  • 12
    • 5 O'Clock

      T-Pain Featuring Wiz Khalifa & Lily Allen
    • 12
    • 9
    • 15
      • 12
      • 9
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

T-Pain, C.J.Thomaz, L.Allen, G.Barlow, H.Donald, G.Kurstin, J.Orange, M.Owen, S.P.Robson

Producer(s):

T-Pain

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Konvict/Nappy Boy/Jive/RCA

  • 13
    • Stay

      Tyrese
    • 13
    • 13
    • 23
      • 13
      • 13
      • 23
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Songwriter(s):

T.Gibson, J.Smith, A.Sledge, C.Lacy, B.Hodge

Producer(s):

B.Hodge

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Voltron Recordz/Capitol

  • 14
    • Fool For You

      Cee Lo Green Featuring Melanie Fiona or Phillip Bailey
    • 16
    • 13
    • 37
      • 16
      • 13
      • 37
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Songwriter(s):

Jack Splash, T.D.Callaway, M.Hallim

Producer(s):

Jack Splash

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Radiculture/Elektra/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • Work Out

      J. Cole
    • 14
    • 10
    • 24
      • 14
      • 10
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

J.Cole, Ye, S.Rainey, M.Ben-Ari, B.A.Kante, John Legend, E.Wolff

Producer(s):

J.L.Cole

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc Nation/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 16
    • Body 2 Body

      Ace Hood Featuring Chris Brown
    • 15
    • 6
    • 25
      • 15
      • 6
      • 25
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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

  • 17
    • Love On Top

      Beyonce
    • 19
    • 17
    • 18
      • 19
      • 17
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

B.G.Knowles Carter, T.Nash, R.S.Taylor

Producer(s):

B.Knowles Carter, R.S.Taylor

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Parkwood/Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 18
    • Love After War

      Robin Thicke
    • 20
    • 18
    • 13
      • 20
      • 18
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

R.Thicke, Max

Producer(s):

Thicke, Pro J

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Star Trak/Geffen/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Round Of Applause

      Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Drake
    • 17
    • 15
    • 14
      • 17
      • 15
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

J.Malphurs, L.A.Lewis

Producer(s):

Lex Luger

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Brick Squad Monopoly/Warner Bros.

  • 20
    • Wet The Bed

      Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris
    • 18
    • 6
    • 25
      • 18
      • 6
      • 25
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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
  • 21
    • Countdown

      Beyonce
    • 21
    • 21
    • 29
      • 21
      • 21
      • 29
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Songwriter(s):

T.Nash, R.S.Taylor, B.G.Knowles Carter, E.R.Dean, C.R.Lamb, J.Frost, M.Bivins, N.Morris, W.Morris

Producer(s):

B.Knowles Carter, R.S.Taylor

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Parkwood/Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 22
    • Gotta Have It

      Jay Z Kanye West
    • 24
    • 22
    • 6
      • 24
      • 22
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

Ye, S.C.Carter, P.L.Williams, J.Brown, J.Roach, F.Wesley Jr., T.Pinckney

Producer(s):

The Neptunes, Ye

Imprint/Promotion Label:

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

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 23
    • The Motto

      Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
    • 25
    • 23
    • 9
      • 25
      • 23
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

T-Minus

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 24
    • Stay Together

      Ledisi Featuring Jaheim
    • 23
    • 23
    • 28
      • 23
      • 23
      • 28
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Songwriter(s):

L.A.Young, R.Rideout

Producer(s):

R.Rideout, T.Wyman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Verve Forecast/Verve

  • 25
    • Marvin & Chardonnay

      Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash
    • 22
    • 1
    • 27
      • 22
      • 1
      • 27
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 26
    • Life Of The Party

      Charlie Wilson
    • 26
    • 20
    • 35
      • 26
      • 20
      • 35
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • Sure Thing

      Miguel
    • 30
    • 1
    • 49
      • 30
      • 1
      • 49
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Pimentel, N.Perez

Producer(s):

Happy Perez

Imprint/Promotion Label:

ByStorm/Black Ice/Jive/RCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 28
    • Strip

      Chris Brown Featuring Kevin K-MAC McCall
    • 27
    • 27
    • 10
      • 27
      • 27
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

C.M.Brown, K.McCall Jr., A.Streeter, J.A.Bereal, C.Whitacre, J.Henderson

Producer(s):

Tha Bizness

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 29
    • If It's Love

      Kem Featuring Chrisette Michele
    • 39
    • 24
    • 43
      • 39
      • 24
      • 43
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Songwriter(s):

K.L.Owens, M.Rutherford

Producer(s):

Kem, R.Rideout

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Do It Like You

      Diggy Featuring Jeremih
    • 28
    • 28
    • 9
      • 28
      • 28
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

D.Simmons, J.Maultsby, J.P.Felton, A.Wansel, D.Wansel

Producer(s):

Pop

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

  • 31
    • Rack City

      Tyga
    • 36
    • 31
    • 8
      • 36
      • 31
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

M.R.Nguyen-Stevenson

Producer(s):

Mustard

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 32
    • I'm On One

      DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
    • 35
    • 1
    • 34
      • 35
      • 1
      • 34
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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

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 33
    • Motivation

      Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
    • 42
    • 1
    • 42
      • 42
      • 1
      • 42
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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

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 34
    • Woo

      Anthony Hamilton
    • 48
    • 29
    • 12
      • 48
      • 29
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

A.Hamilton, Babyface, A.L.Dixon, JQue, B.Coleman

Producer(s):

Babyface, A.Dixon

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mister's Music/RCA

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Until It's Gone

      Monica
    • 29
    • 22
    • 14
      • 29
      • 22
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

M.A.Elliott, C.R.Lamb, J.Sullivan, A.Randolph, T.R.Bell, L.Epstein, S.Sterling, L.Parker

Producer(s):

M.Elliott, Lamb

Imprint/Promotion Label:

J/RCA

  • 36
    • 25/8

      Mary J. Blige
    • 38
    • 35
    • 18
      • 38
      • 35
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Blige, C.N.Johnson, E.Hudson

Producer(s):

E.Hudson, M.J.Blige

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Matriarch/Geffen/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 37
    • So Gone (What My Mind Says)

      Jill Scott Featuring Paul Wall
    • 32
    • 28
    • 20
      • 32
      • 28
      • 20
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Songwriter(s):

J.Scott, L.Hutson Jr., J.Mozee, P.Strother, P.Slayton

Producer(s):

J.R.Hutson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blues Babe/Warner Bros.

  • 38
    • Yes

      Musiq Soulchild
    • 33
    • 24
    • 38
      • 33
      • 24
      • 38
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