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This week's most popular R&B/Hip-Hop songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music. Songs are defined as current if they are newly-released titles, or songs receiving widespread airplay and/or sales activity for the first time.

HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)

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The Temptations Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

2
Wilson Pickett Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
3
Marvin Gaye What's Going On Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
What's Going On
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

4
Jackson 5 Mama's Pearl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mama's Pearl
Jackson 5
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

5
Johnnie Taylor Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
6
Aretha Franklin You're All I Need To Get By Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're All I Need To Get By
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
7
The Osmonds One Bad Apple Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Bad Apple
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

8
Ike & Tina Turner Proud Mary Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Proud Mary
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Liberty
9
Four Tops Just Seven Numbers (Can Straighten Out My Life) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just Seven Numbers (Can Straighten Out My Life)
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
10
James Brown Soul Power (Pt. 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Soul Power (Pt. 1)
32  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
King
11
Chairman Of The Board Chairman Of The Board Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Chairman Of The Board
Chairman Of The Board
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Invictus
12
The Impressions Ain't Got Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ain't Got Time
18  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curtom
13
Freda Payne Cherish What Is Dear To You (While It's Near to You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cherish What Is Dear To You (While It's Near to You)
22  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Invictus
14
The Stylistics You're A Big Girl Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're A Big Girl Now
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Avco Embassy
15
The Staple Singers Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom)
26  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
16
Detroit Emeralds Do Me Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do Me Right
27  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Westbound
17
Rufus Thomas (Do The) Push And Pull Part I Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(Do The) Push And Pull Part I
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
18
The Originals God Bless Whoever Sent You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
God Bless Whoever Sent You
14  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Soul
19
The Fuzz I Love You For All Seasons Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Love You For All Seasons
13  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Calla
20
B.B. King Ask Me No Questions Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ask Me No Questions
42  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ABC
21
The Main Ingredient I'm So Proud Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm So Proud
21  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
22
Z.Z. Hill Don't Make Me Pay For His Mistakes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Make Me Pay For His Mistakes
29  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hill
23
Candi Staton He Called Me Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
He Called Me Baby
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fame
24
Joe Simon Your Time To Cry Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Your Time To Cry
20  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spring
25
Jackie Moore Precious, Precious Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Precious, Precious
17  Last
12  Peak
15  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
The Presidents Triangle Of Love (Hey Diddle Diddle) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Triangle Of Love (Hey Diddle Diddle)
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sussex
27
The Moments I Can't Help It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can't Help It
41  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Robinson, J.Bennett
Producer(s):
Sylvia
28
The Esquires Girls In The City Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Girls In The City
43  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

29
Bill Coday Get Your Lie Straight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get Your Lie Straight
31  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

30
Jerry Butler Featuring Brenda Lee Eager If It's Real What I Feel Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If It's Real What I Feel
Jerry Butler Featuring Brenda Lee Eager
47  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
31
Ann Peebles I Pity The Fool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Pity The Fool
40  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hi
32
Shack Too Many Lovers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Too Many Lovers
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

33
The Stairsteps Didn't It Look So Easy Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Didn't It Look So Easy
The Stairsteps
34  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Buddah
34
The Intruders I'm Girl Scoutin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Girl Scoutin'
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gamble
35
O.V. Wright When You Took Your Love From Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
When You Took Your Love From Me
36  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

36
The Friends Of Distinction I Need You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Need You
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
37
Oscar Weathers You Wants To Play Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Wants To Play
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

38
The Spinners We'll Have It Made Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We'll Have It Made
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
V.I.P.
39
Garland Green Plain And Simple Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Plain And Simple Girl
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
Notations I'm Still Here Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Still Here
38  Last
26  Peak
15  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

41
100 Proof Aged in Soul One Man's Leftovers (Is Another Man's Feast) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Man's Leftovers (Is Another Man's Feast)
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
42
The 5th Dimension Love's Lines, Angles And Rhymes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love's Lines, Angles And Rhymes
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
43
The Flaming Ember Stop The World And Let Me Off Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stop The World And Let Me Off
44  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

44
Dee Dee Warwick Cold Night In Georgia Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cold Night In Georgia
45  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

45
Odds & Ends Love Makes The World Go Round Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Makes The World Go Round
50  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Today
46
Cissy Houston Be My Baby Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Be My Baby
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
47
Marion Go On Fool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Go On Fool
48  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

48
Paul Humphrey & His Cool Aid Chemists Cool Aid Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Cool Aid
49  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lizard
49
Bobby Powell The Bells Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Bells
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
50
The Continental 4 I Don't Have You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Don't Have You
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
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