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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 4, 1969

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 4, 1969

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  • 1
    • I Heard It Through The Grapevine

      Marvin Gaye
    • 1
    • 1
    • 6
      • 1
      • 1
      • 6
  • 3
    • For Once In My Life

      Stevie Wonder
    • 3
    • 3
    • 8
      • 3
      • 3
      • 8
  • 4
    • Too Weak To Fight

      Clarence Carter
    • 5
    • 4
    • 8
      • 5
      • 4
      • 8
  • 6
    • Soulful Strut

      Young-Holt Unlimited
    • 8
    • 6
    • 6
      • 8
      • 6
      • 6
  • 7
    • Bring It On Home To Me

      Eddie Floyd
    • 6
    • 4
    • 8
      • 6
      • 4
      • 8
  • 8
    • I'm Gonna Make You Love Me

      Diana Ross And The Supremes & The Temptations
    • 35
    • 8
    • 4
      • 35
      • 8
      • 4
  • 10
    • My Song

      Aretha Franklin
    • 17
    • 10
    • 5
      • 17
      • 10
      • 5
  • 11
    • Papa's Got A Brand New Bag

      Otis Redding
    • 14
    • 11
    • 5
      • 14
      • 11
      • 5
  • 12
    • Love Child

      Diana Ross & The Supremes
    • 7
    • 2
    • 11
      • 7
      • 2
      • 11
  • 13
    • Rockin' In The Same Old Boat

      Bobby Bland
    • 13
    • 13
    • 7
      • 13
      • 13
      • 7
  • 14
    • Are You Happy

      Jerry Butler
    • 21
    • 14
    • 3
      • 21
      • 14
      • 3
  • 16
    • Malinda

      Bobby Taylor & The Vancouvers
    • 16
    • 16
    • 8
      • 16
      • 16
      • 8
  • 17
    • Ready Or Not Here I Come (Can't Hide From Love)

      The Delfonics
    • 19
    • 17
    • 3
      • 19
      • 17
      • 3
  • 18
    • This Is My Country

      The Impressions
    • 25
    • 18
    • 5
      • 25
      • 18
      • 5
  • 21
    • Pickin' Wild Mountain Berries

      Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson
    • 11
    • 8
    • 12
      • 11
      • 8
      • 12
  • 22
    • Always Together

      The Dells
    • 18
    • 3
    • 12
      • 18
      • 3
      • 12
  • 23
    • Just Ain't No Love

      Barbara Acklin
    • 34
    • 23
    • 5
      • 34
      • 23
      • 5
  • 24 NEW
  • NEW
    • There's Gonna Be A Showdown

      Archie Bell & The Drells
    • -
    • 24
    • 1
      • -
      • 24
      • 1
  • 25
    • I Forgot To Be Your Lover

      William Bell
    • 26
    • 25
    • 3
      • 26
      • 25
      • 3
  • 26
    • California Dreamin'

      Bobby Womack
    • 31
    • 26
    • 4
      • 31
      • 26
      • 4
  • 27
    • Not On The Outside

      The Moments
    • 30
    • 27
    • 6
      • 30
      • 27
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

L.Roberts, S.Robinson

Producer(s):

Sylvia, L.Roberts

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Stang

  • 28 NEW
  • NEW
    • Hey Jude

      Wilson Pickett
    • -
    • 28
    • 1
      • -
      • 28
      • 1
  • 29
    • Keep On Dancing

      Alvin Cash
    • 15
    • 13
    • 8
      • 15
      • 13
      • 8
  • 30
    • A Man And A Half

      Wilson Pickett
    • 20
    • 20
    • 7
      • 20
      • 20
      • 7
  • 32 NEW
  • NEW
    • Soul Sister, Brown Sugar

      Sam & Dave
    • -
    • 32
    • 1
      • -
      • 32
      • 1
  • 33
    • Talking About My Baby

      Gloria Walker
    • 27
    • 7
    • 9
      • 27
      • 7
      • 9
  • 34
    • Release Me

      Johnny Adams
    • 37
    • 34
    • 5
      • 37
      • 34
      • 5
  • 35
    • The Beginning Of My End

      The Unifics
    • 39
    • 35
    • 4
      • 39
      • 35
      • 4
  • 36
    • Hang 'Em High

      Booker T. & The MG's
    • 36
    • 36
    • 7
      • 36
      • 36
      • 7
  • 37
    • You've Got The Power

      The Esquires
    • 40
    • 29
    • 6
      • 40
      • 29
      • 6
  • 38
    • Don't Be Afraid (Do As I Say)

      Frankie Karl & The Dreams
    • 23
    • 23
    • 8
      • 23
      • 23
      • 8
  • 39
    • From The Teacher To The Preacher

      Gene Chandler & Barbara Acklin
    • 32
    • 16
    • 11
      • 32
      • 16
      • 11
  • 42
    • Looking Back

      Joe Simon
    • 43
    • 42
    • 3
      • 43
      • 42
      • 3