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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of August 24, 2013

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 August 24, 2013

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  • 1
    • Blurred Lines

      Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
    • 1
    • 1
    • 20
      • 1
      • 1
      • 20
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Songwriter(s):

P.L.Williams, R.Thicke

Producer(s):

P.L.Williams

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Star Trak/Interscope

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 2
    • Holy Grail

      Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake
    • 2
    • 2
    • 6
      • 2
      • 2
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, J.Timberlake, T.Y.Nash, T.Z.Mosley, J.Harmon, E.D.Wilson, K.D.Cobain, D.Grohl, K.Novoselic

Producer(s):

T.Y.Nash, Timbaland, JRoc

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 3
    • Same Love

      Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
    • 3
    • 3
    • 33
      • 3
      • 3
      • 33
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Songwriter(s):

B.Haggerty, R.S.Lewis, M.Lambert

Producer(s):

R.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Macklemore/Sub Pop/ADA/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 4
    • Can't Hold Us

      Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
    • 4
    • 1
    • 38
      • 4
      • 1
      • 38
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Songwriter(s):

B.Haggerty, R.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

R.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Macklemore/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
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    • Hold On, We're Going Home

      Drake Featuring Majid Jordan
    • -
    • 5
    • 1
      • -
      • 5
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

A.Graham, M.A.Maskati, J.K.Cooke Uillman, P. Jefferies, N.J.Shebib

Producer(s):

Majid Jordan, Nineteen85, 40

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 6
    • Thrift Shop

      Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
    • 7
    • 1
    • 45
      • 7
      • 1
      • 45
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Songwriter(s):

B.Haggerty, R.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

R.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Macklemore/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 7
    • Gas Pedal

      Sage The Gemini Featuring IamSu!
    • 11
    • 7
    • 4
      • 11
      • 7
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

D.W.Woods, S.A.Williams

Producer(s):

Sage The Gemini

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Black Money/EMPIRE/Republic

Biggest gain in digital sales

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 8
    • Power Trip

      J. Cole Featuring Miguel
    • 5
    • 5
    • 26
      • 5
      • 5
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

J.Cole, H.Laws

Producer(s):

J.L.Cole

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc Nation/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 9
    • Body Party

      Ciara
    • 6
    • 6
    • 19
      • 6
      • 6
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

C.P.Wilson, N.D.Wilburn, J.T.Cameron, M.L.Williams, P.R.Slaughter, C.Mahone, Jr., R.Terry

Producer(s):

Mike WiLL Made-It, P-Nasty

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 10
    • Take Back The Night

      Justin Timberlake
    • 8
    • 8
    • 5
      • 8
      • 8
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Timberlake, T.Z.Mosley, J.Harmon, J.E.Fauntleroy II

Producer(s):

Timbaland, J.Timberlake, JRoc

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

  • 11
    • Don't Drop That Thun Thun!

      The FiNATTiCZ
    • 14
    • 10
    • 5
      • 14
      • 10
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dunn, A.Brown, M.Abdul-Rahman, T.Williams

Producer(s):

T.Williams

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The FiNATTiCZ/Knockout/eOne

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • U.O.E.N.O.

      Rocko Featuring Future & Rick Ross
    • 9
    • 5
    • 19
      • 9
      • 5
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

R.Hill Jr., N.D.Wilburn, W.L.Roberts II, M.A.Randle

Producer(s):

Childish Major

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A-1/Rocky Road

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • Bad

      Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna
    • 10
    • 5
    • 27
      • 10
      • 5
      • 27
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Songwriter(s):

O.V.Akintimehin, T.Thomas

Producer(s):

T.Thomas, K.Camp

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Maybach/Atlantic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 14
    • Crooked Smile

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

J.Cole, M.Smith, K.Lewis, P.Whitfield

Producer(s):

J.L.Cole

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc Nation/Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 15
    • Tapout

      Rich Gang
    • 13
    • 10
    • 15
      • 13
      • 10
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

D.M.Carter, Jr., B.Williams, J.A.Preyan, O.T.Maraj-Petty, N.D.Wilburn, N.C.Fisher

Producer(s):

Detail

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 16
    • Red Nose

      Sage The Gemini
    • 15
    • 15
    • 4
      • 15
      • 15
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

D.W.Woods

Producer(s):

Sage The Gemini

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Black Money/EMPIRE/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 17
    • Bubble Butt

      Major Lazer Featuring Bruno Mars, Tyga & Mystic
    • 29
    • 17
    • 9
      • 29
      • 17
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

T.W.Pentz, D.Taylor, Bruno Mars, M.R.Nguyen-Stevenson, Mystic

Producer(s):

Major Lazer, V.Khan

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mad Decent/Secretly Canadian/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 18
    • Ain't Worried About Nothin

      French Montana
    • 20
    • 18
    • 12
      • 20
      • 18
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

Rico Love, E.Hood, E.Goudy II, K.Kharbouch

Producer(s):

Rico Love, Earl And E

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Coke Boys/Bad Boy/Interscope

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 19
    • HeadBand

      B.o.B Featuring 2 Chainz
    • 22
    • 19
    • 12
      • 22
      • 19
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

B.R.Simmons, Jr., D.I.McFarlane, T.Epps, C.Montgomery III, S.Cox, T.W.Griffin Jr, M.Adams

Producer(s):

Mustard

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 20
    • Suit & Tie

      Justin Timberlake Featuring JAY Z
    • 17
    • 2
    • 31
      • 17
      • 2
      • 31
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Songwriter(s):

J.Timberlake, T.Z.Mosley, S.C.Carter, J.Harmon, J.E.Fauntleroy II, T.Stuart, J.Wilson, C.Still

Producer(s):

Timbaland, J.Timberlake, JRoc

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 21
    • Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe

      Kendrick Lamar
    • 21
    • 9
    • 42
      • 21
      • 9
      • 42
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Songwriter(s):

K.L.Duckworth, M.A.Spears, Braun, Vindahl, L.Lykke, Schmidt

Producer(s):

Sounwave

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 22
    • Feds Watching

      2 Chainz Featuring Pharrell
    • 25
    • 22
    • 8
      • 25
      • 22
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

T.Epps, P.L.Williams

Producer(s):

P.L.Williams

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Real University/Def Jam/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 23
    • Started From The Bottom

      Drake
    • 23
    • 2
    • 27
      • 23
      • 2
      • 27
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Songwriter(s):

A.Graham, W.M.Coleman, N.J.Shebib, B.Sanfilippo

Producer(s):

M.Zombie

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 24
    • Type Of Way

      Rich Homie Quan
    • 27
    • 24
    • 8
      • 27
      • 24
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.D.Lamar, L.Carter, Jr.

Producer(s):

L.Carter

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rich Homiez/Think It's A Game/Gold Gang/Def Jam

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 25
    • No New Friends (SFTB Remix)

      DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
    • 18
    • 9
    • 17
      • 18
      • 9
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

K.M.Khaled, A.Graham, W.L.Roberts II, D.M.Carter, Jr., M.J.Samuels, N.J.Shebib

Producer(s):

Boi-1da, 40

Imprint/Promotion Label:

We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money/Republic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 26
    • #Beautiful

      Mariah Carey Featuring Miguel
    • 16
    • 3
    • 15
      • 16
      • 3
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Pimentel, M.Carey, N.Perez, B.Davis

Producer(s):

Miguel, M.Carey, Happy Perez

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 27
    • Tom Ford

      JAY-Z
    • 26
    • 11
    • 5
      • 26
      • 11
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, T.Z.Mosley, J.Harmon

Producer(s):

Timbaland, JRoc

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 28
    • Beware

      Big Sean Featuring Lil Wayne & Jhene Aiko
    • 34
    • 28
    • 5
      • 34
      • 28
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

S.M.Anderson, D.M.Weir II, A.Izquierdo, J.A.E. Chilombo, D.M.Carter, Jr., D.Lambert, B.Potter, M.G.Dean

Producer(s):

KeY Wane, No I.D.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

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

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 29
    • How Many Drinks?

      Miguel
    • 30
    • 24
    • 18
      • 30
      • 24
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Pimentel, S.Remi Gibbs, R.Nichols, P.Williams

Producer(s):

S.Remi

Imprint/Promotion Label:

ByStorm/Black Ice/RCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 30
    • Beat It

      Sean Kingston Feat. Chris Brown & Wiz Khalifa
    • 28
    • 17
    • 17
      • 28
      • 17
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

K.P.Anderson, O.Akinlolu, N.M.Balding, C.J.Thomaz

Producer(s):

Sean Kingston, NicNac

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Beluga Heights/Epic

  • 31
    • Love More

      Chris Brown Featuring Nicki Minaj
    • 31
    • 15
    • 3
      • 31
      • 15
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

D.Eversley, H.Eversley, S.Spearman, C.M.Brown, E.Bellinger, M.N.Simmonds, O.T.Maraj-Petty

Producer(s):

Freshm3n III

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 32
    • LoveHate Thing

      Wale Featuring Sam Dew
    • 33
    • 30
    • 11
      • 33
      • 30
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

O.V.Akintimehin, S.J.Dew, S.Williams, E.Price

Producer(s):

S.Dew, Stokley, Tone

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Maybach/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 33
    • F*ckwithmeyouknowigotit

      Jay Z Featuring Rick Ross
    • 32
    • 24
    • 5
      • 32
      • 24
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

S.C.Carter, M.J.Samuels, A.Hernandez, W.L.Roberts II

Producer(s):

Boi-1da, Vinylz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 34
    • I'm Out

      Ciara Featuring Nicki Minaj
    • 35
    • 13
    • 6
      • 35
      • 13
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

T.M.Thomas, T.Thomas, O.T.Maraj-Petty, C.P.Wilson

Producer(s):

Rock City, The Co-Captains

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic

  • 35
    • Without Me

      Fantasia Featuring Kelly Rowland & Missy Elliott
    • 37
    • 26
    • 13
      • 37
      • 26
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

H.D.Samuels, F.Taylor, A.S.Lambert, K.Stewart, M.A.Elliott

Producer(s):

H-Money

Imprint/Promotion Label:

19/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 36
    • Somebody Else

      Mario Featuring Nicki Minaj
    • 39
    • 36
    • 7
      • 39
      • 36
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jones, J.Bethea, W.Tyler, M.Barrett, C.McWilliams, O.T.Maraj-Petty, M.E.Smith

Producer(s):

Polow Da Don, W.Tyler

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 37