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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
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LAST WEEK
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WEEKS ON CHART
(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right

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1
Luther Ingram (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right
Last
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Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
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PEAK POSITION
6
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2
Billy Preston Outa-Space Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Outa-Space
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10  Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
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PEAK POSITION
10
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
3
Bill Withers Lean On Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lean On Me
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11  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
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11
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4
The Jimmy Castor Bunch Troglodyte (Cave Man) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Troglodyte (Cave Man)
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LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Victor
5
Michael Jackson I Wanna Be Where You Are Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Wanna Be Where You Are
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5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
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6
The Stylistics People Make The World Go Round Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
People Make The World Go Round
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Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
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7
Laura Lee Rip Off Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Rip Off
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hot Wax
8
Aretha Franklin All The Kings Horses/April Fools Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
All The Kings Horses/April Fools
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
(The Preacher) Bobby Womack Woman's Gotta Have It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Woman's Gotta Have It
(The Preacher) Bobby Womack
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
10
Detroit Emeralds Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms)
15  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Westbound
11
Wilson Pickett Funk Factory Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Funk Factory
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
12
Joe Tex You Said A Bad Word Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Said A Bad Word
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dial
13
Stevie Wonder Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
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14
Frederick Knight I've Been Lonely For So Long Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I've Been Lonely For So Long
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stax
15
Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway Where Is The Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Where Is The Love
Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
22  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

16
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles We've Come Too Far To End It Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
We've Come Too Far To End It Now
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
17
Bettye Swann Victim Of A Foolish Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Victim Of A Foolish Heart
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
The Staple Singers I'll Take You There Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Take You There
12  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

19
The Delfonics Tell Me This Is A Dream Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Tell Me This Is A Dream
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philly Groove
20
Little Royal Jealous Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jealous
23  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

21
The Isley Brothers Pop That Thang Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pop That Thang
26  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
T-Neck
22
Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose Too Late To Turn Back Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Too Late To Turn Back Now
27  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
23
The James Brown Soul Train Honky Tonk - Part 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Honky Tonk - Part 1
The James Brown Soul Train
38  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor
24
Chi-Lites Oh Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Oh Girl
17  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

25
The Undisputed Truth Papa Was A Rollin' Stone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gordy
26
Marvin Gaye You're The Man (Part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You're The Man (Part 1)
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
27
Tyrone Davis Was I Just A Fool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Was I Just A Fool
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
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28
Barbara Mason Bed And Board Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bed And Board
33  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Buddah
29
Betty Wright Is It You Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Is It You Girl
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

30
Chairmen Of The Board Everybody's Got A Song To Sing Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everybody's Got A Song To Sing
32  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

31
Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes I Miss You (Part I) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Miss You (Part I)
40  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philadelphia I.
32
James Brown There It Is (Part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
There It Is (Part 1)
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor
33
Jerry Butler I Only Have Eyes For You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Only Have Eyes For You
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury
34
Tommy Tate School Of Life Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
School Of Life
46  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

35
Eddie Kendricks Eddie's Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Eddie's Love
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
36
The Trammps Zing Went The Strings Of My Heart Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Zing Went The Strings Of My Heart
41  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Buddah
37
Soul Generation That's The Way It's Got To Be (Body And Soul) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
That's The Way It's Got To Be (Body And Soul)
30  Last
27  Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

38
The Montclairs Dreaming Out Of Season Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dreaming Out Of Season
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

39
Al Green Look What You Done For Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Look What You Done For Me
28  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

40
Candi Staton In The Ghetto Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
In The Ghetto
45  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fame
41
Donny Hathaway And June Conquest I Thank You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Thank You
Donny Hathaway And June Conquest
42  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curtom
42
The Ovations Touching Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Touching Me
50  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

43
Esther Phillips Baby, I'm For Real Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby, I'm For Real
44  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

44
J.R. Bailey Love, Love, Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love, Love, Love
49  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

45
Z.Z. Hill Second Chance Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Second Chance
47  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

46
The O'Jays Back Stabbers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Back Stabbers
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
47
Ohio Players Pleasure Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Pleasure
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
48
The Crusaders Put It Where You Want It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Put It Where You Want It
48  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Thumb
49
Mel And Tim Starting All Over Again Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Starting All Over Again
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
50
Ramrods Soultrain (Parts 1 & 2) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Soultrain (Parts 1 & 2)
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
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