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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 4, 1971

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

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 […]

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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 4, 1971

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  • 1
    • Family Affair

      Sly & The Family Stone
    • 3
    • 1
    • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
  • 3
    • Respect Yourself

      The Staple Singers
    • 4
    • 3
    • 9
      • 4
      • 3
      • 9
  • 6
    • Where Did Our Love Go

      Donnie Elbert
    • 6
    • 6
    • 8
      • 6
      • 6
      • 8
  • 7
    • I'm A Greedy Man - Part I

      James Brown
    • 11
    • 7
    • 4
      • 11
      • 7
      • 4
  • 8
    • Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are)

      The Temptations
    • 8
    • 8
    • 4
      • 8
      • 8
      • 4
  • 9
    • Scorpio

      Dennis Coffey & The Detroit Guitar Band
    • 9
    • 9
    • 6
      • 9
      • 9
      • 6
  • 10
    • Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)

      Marvin Gaye
    • 7
    • 1
    • 9
      • 7
      • 1
      • 9
  • 12
    • YOU ARE EVERYTHING

      The Stylistics
    • 12
    • 12
    • 6
      • 12
      • 12
      • 6
  • 14
    • Drowning In The Sea Of Love

      Joe Simon
    • 21
    • 14
    • 3
      • 21
      • 14
      • 3
  • 15
    • You Keep Me Holding On

      Tyrone Davis
    • 15
    • 15
    • 6
      • 15
      • 15
      • 6
  • 16
    • Walk Right Up To The Sun

      The Delfonics
    • 16
    • 13
    • 6
      • 16
      • 13
      • 6
  • 17
    • You've Got To Crawl (Before You Walk)

      The 8th Day
    • 14
    • 3
    • 13
      • 14
      • 3
      • 13
  • 19
    • One Monkey Don't Stop No Show Part I

      The Honey Cone
    • 22
    • 19
    • 2
      • 22
      • 19
      • 2
  • 21
    • Everybody Knows About My Good Thing Pt. 1

      Little Johnny Taylor
    • 29
    • 21
    • 3
      • 29
      • 21
      • 3
  • 22
    • A Child Of God (It's Hard To Believe)

      Millie Jackson
    • 24
    • 22
    • 5
      • 24
      • 22
      • 5
  • 23
    • Satisfaction

      Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
    • 31
    • 23
    • 2
      • 31
      • 23
      • 2
  • 24
    • It's Impossible

      The New Birth
    • 19
    • 12
    • 12
      • 19
      • 12
      • 12
  • 25
    • She's All I Got

      Freddie North
    • 23
    • 10
    • 16
      • 23
      • 10
      • 16
  • 26
    • I Bet He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)

      The Intruders
    • 20
    • 20
    • 11
      • 20
      • 20
      • 11
  • 27
    • Trapped By A Thing Called Love

      Denise LaSalle
    • 17
    • 1
    • 16
      • 17
      • 1
      • 16
  • 29 NEW
  • NEW
    • Let's Stay Together

      Al Green
    • -
    • 29
    • 1
      • -
      • 29
      • 1
  • 30 NEW
  • NEW
    • Lay Lady Lay

      The Isley Brothers
    • -
    • 30
    • 1
      • -
      • 30
      • 1
  • 31
    • Love Is Funny That Way

      Jackie Wilson
    • 32
    • 31
    • 4
      • 32
      • 31
      • 4
  • 32 NEW
  • NEW
    • That's The Way I Feel About Cha

      Bobby Womack & Peace
    • -
    • 32
    • 1
      • -
      • 32
      • 1
  • 33 NEW
  • NEW
    • Way Back Home

      Jr. Walker & The All Stars
    • -
    • 33
    • 1
      • -
      • 33
      • 1
  • 34
    • What Time It Is (Part I)

      General Crook
    • 34
    • 34
    • 5
      • 34
      • 34
      • 5
  • 35
    • I Want To Pay You Back (For Loving Me)

      The Chi-lites
    • 35
    • 35
    • 8
      • 35
      • 35
      • 8
  • 36
    • Don't Pull Your Love

      Sam & Dave
    • 36
    • 36
    • 4
      • 36
      • 36
      • 4
  • 37
    • You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'

      Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
    • 30
    • 30
    • 6
      • 30
      • 30
      • 6
  • 40
    • Groovin' Out On Life

      Frederick II
    • 38
    • 25
    • 10
      • 38
      • 25
      • 10
  • 41
    • Help Me Make It Through The Night

      O.C. Smith
    • 43
    • 41
    • 6
      • 43
      • 41
      • 6
  • 43
    • Don't Turn Around

      Black Ivory
    • 45
    • 43
    • 5
      • 45
      • 43
      • 5
  • 44
    • Everybody's Everything

      Santana
    • 44
    • 44
    • 3
      • 44
      • 44
      • 3
  • 45 NEW
  • NEW
    • Pain (Part I)

      Ohio Players
    • -
    • 45
    • 1
      • -
      • 45
      • 1
  • 46
    • Men Are Getting Scarce

      Chairmen Of The Board
    • 48
    • 46
    • 2
      • 48
      • 46
      • 2
  • 47
    • Let One Hurt Do

      L.J. Reynolds
    • 49
    • 47
    • 4
      • 49
      • 47
      • 4
  • 50
    • I'm Yours (Use Me Anyway You Wanna)

      Ike & Tina Turner
    • 50
    • 50
    • 2
      • 50
      • 50
      • 2