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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 21, 1972

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 21, 1972

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  • 6
    • Woman Don't Go Astray

      King Floyd
    • 7
    • 6
    • 9
      • 7
      • 6
      • 9
  • 8
    • (It's The Way) Nature Planned It

      Four Tops
    • 8
    • 8
    • 7
      • 8
      • 8
      • 7
  • 11
    • My Man, A Sweet Man

      Millie Jackson
    • 9
    • 7
    • 12
      • 9
      • 7
      • 12
  • 12
    • Why Can't We Be Lovers

      Holland-Dozier
    • 17
    • 12
    • 7
      • 17
      • 12
      • 7
  • 13
    • Honey I Still Love You

      The Mark IV
    • 13
    • 13
    • 10
      • 13
      • 13
      • 10
  • 14
    • Baby Sitter

      Betty Wright
    • 24
    • 14
    • 5
      • 24
      • 14
      • 5
  • 15
    • Fool's Paradise

      The Sylvers
    • 16
    • 15
    • 8
      • 16
      • 15
      • 8
  • 17
    • Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good)

      Bobby Womack & Peace
    • 18
    • 17
    • 9
      • 18
      • 17
      • 9
  • 19
    • Slow Motion (Part 1)

      Johnny Williams
    • 23
    • 19
    • 7
      • 23
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20
    • My Mind Keeps Telling Me (That I Really Love You, Girl)

      Eddie Holman
    • 20
    • 20
    • 7
      • 20
      • 20
      • 7
  • 21
    • (They Long To Be) Close To You

      Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager
    • 15
    • 6
    • 13
      • 15
      • 6
      • 13
  • 22
    • Dedicated To The One I Love

      The Temprees
    • 25
    • 22
    • 5
      • 25
      • 22
      • 5
  • 25
    • Man Sized Job

      Denise LaSalle
    • 33
    • 25
    • 3
      • 33
      • 25
      • 3
  • 26
    • If You Let Me

      Eddie Kendricks
    • 30
    • 26
    • 6
      • 30
      • 26
      • 6
  • 29
    • Don't Ever Be Lonely (A Poor Little Fool Like Me)

      Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose
    • 32
    • 29
    • 4
      • 32
      • 29
      • 4
  • 31
    • If You Can Beat Me Rockin' (You Can Have My Chair)

      Laura Lee
    • 36
    • 31
    • 3
      • 36
      • 31
      • 3
  • 32
    • That's How Love Goes

      Jermaine Jackson
    • 39
    • 32
    • 4
      • 39
      • 32
      • 4
  • 37
    • Keep On Running

      Stevie Wonder
    • 40
    • 37
    • 4
      • 40
      • 37
      • 4
  • 38 NEW
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    • I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know

      Donny Hathaway
    • -
    • 38
    • 1
      • -
      • 38
      • 1