Billboard Hot R&B Singles


DEBUT PEAK WKS   TITLE
07/29/78 12 20    1 Soft and Wet
12/23/78 91 7    2 Just As Long As We're Together
09/22/79 1(2) 23    3 I Wanna Be Your Lover
02/09/80 13 15    4 Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad
04/26/80 65 8    5 Still Waiting
10/04/80 5 18    6 Uptown
01/17/81 65 6    7 Dirty Mind
09/26/81 3 20    8 Controversy
01/23/82 9 16    9 Let's Work
1982 - -   10 Do Me, Baby
10/16/82 4
19   11 1999
03/12/82 15 17   12 Little Red Corvette
09/24/83 18 15   13 Delirious
01/07/84 55 8   14 Let's Pretend We're Married/
01/07/84   8   15   Irresistible Bitch
06/09/84 1(8) 20   16 When Doves Cry
08/11/84 1(1) 17   17 Let's Go Crazy
10/13/84 4 14   18 Purple Rain
12/22/84
 
11
 
11
 
  19 I Would Die 4 U
        above 2 recorded "live" at the First Avenue nightclub in Minneapolis
02/23/85
 
40
 
9
 
  20 Take Me With U
         PRINCE and the REVOLUTION (with Apollonia)
05/25/85 3 14   21 Raspberry Beret
08/03/85 8 13   22 Pop Life
11/02/85 35 8   23 America
03/01/86 1(4) 17   24 Kiss
05/31/86 15 12   25 Mountains
07/19/86
 
18
 
12
 
  26 Anotherloverholenyohead
        PRINCE and the REVOLUTION (#17-26)
03/07/87 1(3) 16   27 Sign 'O' The Times
05/30/87 12 12   28 If I Was Your Girlfriend
08/01/87
 
11
 
15
 
  29 U Got The Look
        Sheena Easton (backing vocal)
1987 - -   30 I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man/
12/12/87 14 14   31    Hot Thing
04/30/88 3 14   32 Alphabet St.
08/06/88 44 8   33 Glam Slam
10/15/88 18 12   34 I Wish U Heaven
06/17/89 1(1) 15   35 Batdance
09/02/89 5 13   36 Partyman
1989
 
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-
 
  37 The Arms Of Orion
        PRINCE with Sheena Easton
12/02/89 5 15   38 Scandalous
08/04/90 1(1) 14   39 Thieves In The Temple
11/03/90 27 11   40 New Power Generation
07/27/91 6 17   41 Gett Off
1991 - -   42 Cream
11/16/91 3 17   43 Insatiable
01/18/92 1(1) 16   44 Diamonds And Pearls
04/11/92 14 13   45 Money Don't Matter 2 Night
07/25/92 76 7   46 Sexy M.F.
10/10/92 25 10   47 My Name Is Prince
12/26/92 61 16   48 7
12/26/92 32 18   49 Damn U
04/17/93
 
68
 
7
 
  50 The Morning Papers
        PRINCE AND THE NEW POWER GENERATION (#41-50)
09/18/93 14 15   51 Pink Cashmere
1993 - -   52 Peach/
12/18/93
 
62
 
9
 
  53   Nothing Compares 2 U
          recorded "live" at Paisley Park in Minneapolis
03/05/94 2(1) 23   54 The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
07/02/94
 
A:32
 
A:10
 
  55 Love Sign
        NONA GAYE & symbol ; charted as airplay-only hit
08/20/94 10 15   56 Letitgo
11/19/94 71 6   57 Space
04/01/95
 
74
 
2
 
  58 Purple Medley
        Batdance/Kiss/Erotic City/Darling Nikki/1999/Baby I'm A Star/
         Diamonds And Pearls/ Purple Rain/Let's Go Crazy
09/23/95 3 20   59 I Hate U
01/13/96 92 5   60 Gold
04/20/96 78 4   61 Girl 6
1996 - -   62 Dinner With Dolores
11/30/96
 
A:10
 
A:14
 
  63 Betcha By Golly Wow!
         charted as airplay-only hit
01/25/97
 
A:15
 
A:17
 
  64 Somebody's Somebody
         charted as airplay-only hit
1997 - -   65 The Holy River
06/20/98
 
A:44
 
A:11
 
  66 The One
        charted as airplay-only hit
1998
 
-
 
-
 
  67 Come On
         NEW POWER GENERATION (#61, 66 & 67)
01/16/99
 
45
 
1
 
  68 1999 [R]
        same as 11 above
9/11/99 104 6   69 Extraordinary
10/23/99
 
23
 
20
 
  70 The Greatest Romance Ever Sold
         symbol  (#54, 59, 60, 62-65 & 70)
06/16/01
 
108
 
2
 
  71 U Make My Sun Shine
        PRINCE with Angie Stone
04/10/04 44 17   72 Musicology
05/29/04 27 29   73 Call My Name
2004
-
-
  74 Cinnamon Girl
2005
-
-
  75 S.S.T. (Sade's Sweetest Taboo)
01/07/06
67
13
  76 Te Amo Corazon
03/11/06  82
7
  77 Black Sweat 
2006 - -   78 Fury
08/12/06 70 11   79 Satisfied
2007
-
-   80 Guitar
07/28/07
39
20   81 Future Baby Mama