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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 16, 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 October 16, 1971

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  • 1
    • Thin Line Between Love & Hate

      The Persuaders
    • 2
    • 1
    • 10
      • 2
      • 1
      • 10
  • 3
    • Trapped By A Thing Called Love

      Denise LaSalle
    • 6
    • 3
    • 9
      • 6
      • 3
      • 9
  • 5
    • Spanish Harlem

      Aretha Franklin
    • 3
    • 1
    • 11
      • 3
      • 1
      • 11
  • 8
    • The Breakdown (Part I)

      Rufus Thomas
    • 7
    • 2
    • 10
      • 7
      • 2
      • 10
  • 9
    • The Love We Had (Stays On My Mind)

      The Dells
    • 9
    • 8
    • 11
      • 9
      • 8
      • 11
  • 10
    • You've Got To Crawl (Before You Walk)

      The 8th Day
    • 11
    • 10
    • 6
      • 11
      • 10
      • 6
  • 11
    • Women's Love Rights

      Laura Lee
    • 12
    • 11
    • 11
      • 12
      • 11
      • 11
  • 12
    • You Send Me

      Ponderosa Twins + One
    • 13
    • 12
    • 7
      • 13
      • 12
      • 7
  • 14
    • Call My Name, I'll Be There

      Wilson Pickett
    • 10
    • 10
    • 8
      • 10
      • 10
      • 8
  • 15
    • Black Seeds Keep On Growing

      The Main Ingredient
    • 15
    • 15
    • 7
      • 15
      • 15
      • 7
  • 16
    • Hijackin' Love

      Johnnie Taylor (The Soul Philosopher)
    • 14
    • 10
    • 8
      • 14
      • 10
      • 8
  • 17
    • She's All I Got

      Freddie North
    • 21
    • 17
    • 9
      • 21
      • 17
      • 9
  • 19
    • Ain't No Sunshine

      Bill Withers
    • 17
    • 6
    • 15
      • 17
      • 6
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

W.Withers, Jr.

Producer(s):

B.T.Jones

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sussex/Columbia/Legacy

  • 21
    • Feel So Bad

      Ray Charles
    • 16
    • 16
    • 7
      • 16
      • 16
      • 7
  • 22
    • It's Impossible

      The New Birth
    • 29
    • 22
    • 5
      • 29
      • 22
      • 5
  • 23
    • Spill The Wine

      The Isley Brothers
    • 25
    • 23
    • 3
      • 25
      • 23
      • 3
  • 26 NEW
  • NEW
    • All My Hard Times

      Joe Simon
    • -
    • 26
    • 1
      • -
      • 26
      • 1
  • 27
    • MacArthur Park (Part II)

      Four Tops
    • 28
    • 27
    • 5
      • 28
      • 27
      • 5
  • 29
    • Pin The Tail On The Donkey

      The Newcomers
    • 30
    • 29
    • 6
      • 30
      • 29
      • 6
  • 31
    • A Part Of You

      Brenda & The Tabulations
    • 31
    • 14
    • 9
      • 31
      • 14
      • 9
  • 33
    • Walk Easy My Son

      Jerry Butler
    • 33
    • 33
    • 4
      • 33
      • 33
      • 4
  • 34
    • Hot Pants - I'm Coming, Coming, I'm Coming

      Bobby Byrd
    • 36
    • 34
    • 4
      • 36
      • 34
      • 4
  • 37 NEW
  • NEW
    • Where Did Our Love Go

      Donnie Elbert
    • -
    • 37
    • 1
      • -
      • 37
      • 1
  • 41
    • I Bet He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)

      The Intruders
    • 32
    • 32
    • 4
      • 32
      • 32
      • 4
  • 44
    • Groovin' Out On Life

      Frederick II
    • 47
    • 44
    • 3
      • 47
      • 44
      • 3
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