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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of August 21, 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 21, 1971

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  • 5
    • Hot Pants (She Got To Use What She Got, To Get What She Want

      James Brown
    • 2
    • 1
    • 7
      • 2
      • 1
      • 7
  • 6
    • Spanish Harlem

      Aretha Franklin
    • 11
    • 6
    • 3
      • 11
      • 6
      • 3
  • 8
    • Ain't No Sunshine

      Bill Withers
    • 14
    • 8
    • 7
      • 14
      • 8
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

W.Withers, Jr.

Producer(s):

B.T.Jones

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sussex/Columbia/Legacy

  • 9
    • I Likes To Do It

      The People's Choice
    • 9
    • 9
    • 8
      • 9
      • 9
      • 8
  • 11
    • You've Got To Earn It

      The Staple Singers
    • 12
    • 11
    • 8
      • 12
      • 11
      • 8
  • 12
    • You're The One For Me

      Joe Simon
    • 13
    • 12
    • 6
      • 13
      • 12
      • 6
  • 13
    • You've Got A Friend

      Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
    • 10
    • 8
    • 11
      • 10
      • 8
      • 11
  • 15
    • It's The Real Thing - Pt. I

      The Electric Express
    • 15
    • 15
    • 6
      • 15
      • 15
      • 6
  • 16
    • Stick-Up

      The Honey Cone
    • 31
    • 16
    • 2
      • 31
      • 16
      • 2
  • 17
    • We Are Neighbors

      The Chi-lites
    • 17
    • 17
    • 6
      • 17
      • 17
      • 6
  • 18
    • K-Jee

      The Nite-Liters
    • 19
    • 18
    • 8
      • 19
      • 18
      • 8
  • 19
    • The Breakdown (Part I)

      Rufus Thomas
    • 30
    • 19
    • 2
      • 30
      • 19
      • 2
  • 20
    • The Love We Had (Stays On My Mind)

      The Dells
    • 24
    • 20
    • 3
      • 24
      • 20
      • 3
  • 21
    • Wear This Ring (With Love)

      Detroit Emeralds
    • 39
    • 21
    • 5
      • 39
      • 21
      • 5
  • 22
    • I Don't Want To Do Wrong

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 18
    • 2
    • 12
      • 18
      • 2
      • 12
  • 23
    • Bring The Boys Home

      Freda Payne
    • 16
    • 3
    • 12
      • 16
      • 3
      • 12
  • 24
    • Crazy About The La La La

      Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
    • 20
    • 20
    • 6
      • 20
      • 20
      • 6
  • 25
    • Slipped, Tripped And Fell In Love

      Clarence Carter
    • 43
    • 25
    • 2
      • 43
      • 25
      • 2
  • 26
    • One-Way Ticket

      Tyrone Davis
    • 21
    • 18
    • 8
      • 21
      • 18
      • 8
  • 27
    • Thin Line Between Love & Hate

      The Persuaders
    • 44
    • 27
    • 2
      • 44
      • 27
      • 2
  • 29
    • It's Summer

      The Temptations
    • 29
    • 29
    • 5
      • 29
      • 29
      • 5
  • 30
    • Women's Love Rights

      Laura Lee
    • 32
    • 30
    • 3
      • 32
      • 30
      • 3
  • 31 NEW
  • NEW
    • Trapped By A Thing Called Love

      Denise LaSalle
    • -
    • 31
    • 1
      • -
      • 31
      • 1
  • 32
    • What The World Needs Now Is Love/Abraham, Martin and John

      Tom Clay
    • 33
    • 32
    • 3
      • 33
      • 32
      • 3
  • 33
    • Lucky Me

      Moments
    • 36
    • 33
    • 2
      • 36
      • 33
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

G.Kerr, S.Robinson

Producer(s):

G.Kerr, Sylvia

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Stang

  • 39
    • (Until Then) I'll Suffer

      Barbara Lynn
    • 49
    • 39
    • 4
      • 49
      • 39
      • 4
  • 40 NEW
  • NEW
    • She's All I Got

      Freddie North
    • -
    • 40
    • 1
      • -
      • 40
      • 1
  • 42
    • We're Friends By Day (And Lovers By Night)

      Whatnauts
    • 42
    • 42
    • 3
      • 42
      • 42
      • 3
  • 43
    • Take Me Girl, I'm Ready

      Jr. Walker & The All Stars
    • 50
    • 43
    • 2
      • 50
      • 43
      • 2
  • 44
    • How's Your Love Life Baby

      Ted Taylor
    • 45
    • 44
    • 2
      • 45
      • 44
      • 2