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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of August 14, 1971

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 14, 1971

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  • 2
    • Hot Pants (She Got To Use What She Got, To Get What She Want

      James Brown
    • 1
    • 1
    • 6
      • 1
      • 1
      • 6
  • 9
    • I Likes To Do It

      The People's Choice
    • 11
    • 9
    • 7
      • 11
      • 9
      • 7
  • 10
    • You've Got A Friend

      Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
    • 10
    • 8
    • 10
      • 10
      • 8
      • 10
  • 11
    • Spanish Harlem

      Aretha Franklin
    • 32
    • 11
    • 2
      • 32
      • 11
      • 2
  • 12
    • You've Got To Earn It

      The Staple Singers
    • 12
    • 12
    • 7
      • 12
      • 12
      • 7
  • 13
    • You're The One For Me

      Joe Simon
    • 14
    • 13
    • 5
      • 14
      • 13
      • 5
  • 14
    • Ain't No Sunshine

      Bill Withers
    • 16
    • 14
    • 6
      • 16
      • 14
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

W.Withers, Jr.

Producer(s):

B.T.Jones

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sussex/Columbia/Legacy

  • 15
    • It's The Real Thing - Pt. I

      The Electric Express
    • 15
    • 15
    • 5
      • 15
      • 15
      • 5
  • 16
    • Bring The Boys Home

      Freda Payne
    • 9
    • 3
    • 11
      • 9
      • 3
      • 11
  • 17
    • We Are Neighbors

      The Chi-lites
    • 20
    • 17
    • 5
      • 20
      • 17
      • 5
  • 18
    • I Don't Want To Do Wrong

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 8
    • 2
    • 11
      • 8
      • 2
      • 11
  • 19
    • K-Jee

      The Nite-Liters
    • 22
    • 19
    • 7
      • 22
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20
    • Crazy About The La La La

      Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
    • 21
    • 20
    • 5
      • 21
      • 20
      • 5
  • 21
    • One-Way Ticket

      Tyrone Davis
    • 18
    • 18
    • 7
      • 18
      • 18
      • 7
  • 22
    • Like An Open Door

      The Fuzz
    • 17
    • 14
    • 7
      • 17
      • 14
      • 7
  • 24
    • The Love We Had (Stays On My Mind)

      The Dells
    • 29
    • 24
    • 2
      • 29
      • 24
      • 2
  • 26
    • Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)

      The Stylistics
    • 23
    • 6
    • 12
      • 23
      • 6
      • 12
  • 28
    • In These Changing Times

      Four Tops
    • 28
    • 28
    • 7
      • 28
      • 28
      • 7
  • 29
    • It's Summer

      The Temptations
    • 31
    • 29
    • 4
      • 31
      • 29
      • 4
  • 30 NEW
  • NEW
    • The Breakdown (Part I)

      Rufus Thomas
    • -
    • 30
    • 1
      • -
      • 30
      • 1
  • 31 NEW
  • NEW
    • Stick-Up

      The Honey Cone
    • -
    • 31
    • 1
      • -
      • 31
      • 1
  • 32
    • Women's Love Rights

      Laura Lee
    • 46
    • 32
    • 2
      • 46
      • 32
      • 2
  • 33
    • What The World Needs Now Is Love/Abraham, Martin and John

      Tom Clay
    • 34
    • 33
    • 2
      • 34
      • 33
      • 2
  • 36 NEW
  • NEW
    • Lucky Me

      Moments
    • -
    • 36
    • 1
      • -
      • 36
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

G.Kerr, S.Robinson

Producer(s):

G.Kerr, Sylvia

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Stang

  • 38
    • How Did We Lose It Baby

      Jerry Butler
    • 39
    • 38
    • 4
      • 39
      • 38
      • 4
  • 39
    • Wear This Ring (With Love)

      Detroit Emeralds
    • 41
    • 39
    • 4
      • 41
      • 39
      • 4
  • 40
    • I Like What You Give

      Nolan
    • 40
    • 40
    • 6
      • 40
      • 40
      • 6
  • 42
    • We're Friends By Day (And Lovers By Night)

      Whatnauts
    • 44
    • 42
    • 2
      • 44
      • 42
      • 2
  • 43 NEW
  • NEW
    • Slipped, Tripped And Fell In Love

      Clarence Carter
    • -
    • 43
    • 1
      • -
      • 43
      • 1
  • 44 NEW
  • NEW
    • Thin Line Between Love & Hate

      The Persuaders
    • -
    • 44
    • 1
      • -
      • 44
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atco