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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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WEEKS AT NO. 1
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WEEKS ON CHART
I'll Be Around

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The Spinners I'll Be Around Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'll Be Around
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

2
Curtis Mayfield Freddie's Dead (Theme From "Superfly") Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Freddie's Dead (Theme From "Superfly")
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
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3
King Floyd Woman Don't Go Astray Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Woman Don't Go Astray
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chimneyville
4
Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes If You Don't Know Me By Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Don't Know Me By Now
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

5
The Manhattans One Life To Live Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
One Life To Live
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

6
Bill Withers Use Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Use Me
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sussex
7
Michael Jackson Ben Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Ben
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
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8
Betty Wright Baby Sitter Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Baby Sitter
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alston
9
James Brown Get On The Good Foot-Part 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get On The Good Foot-Part 1
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

10
The Main Ingredient Everybody Plays The Fool Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Everybody Plays The Fool
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

11
Holland-Dozier Why Can't We Be Lovers Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Why Can't We Be Lovers
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Invictus
12
Denise LaSalle Man Sized Job Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Man Sized Job
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Westbound
13
The Stylistics I'm Stone In Love With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'm Stone In Love With You
27  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

14
The Sylvers Fool's Paradise Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Fool's Paradise
14  Last
14  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pride
15
Johnny Williams Slow Motion (Part 1) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Slow Motion (Part 1)
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philadelphia I.
16
The Temptations Papa Was A Rollin' Stone Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
24  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

17
Billy Preston Slaughter Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Slaughter
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
18
The Temprees Dedicated To The One I Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dedicated To The One I Love
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
We Produce
19
Johnnie Taylor Stop Doggin' Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Stop Doggin' Me
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

20
Four Tops (It's The Way) Nature Planned It Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
(It's The Way) Nature Planned It
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
21
Lyn Collins Think (About It) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Think (About It)
12  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

22
Bobby Womack & Peace Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good)
Bobby Womack & Peace
16  Last
16  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
23
Eddie Kendricks If You Let Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Let Me
25  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tamla
24
The Mark IV Honey I Still Love You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Honey I Still Love You
20  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

25
Jermaine Jackson That's How Love Goes Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
That's How Love Goes
29  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
26
The Chi-lites A Lonely Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Lonely Man
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

27
Billy Paul Me And Mrs. Jones Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Me And Mrs. Jones
35  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philadelphia I.
28
Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose Don't Ever Be Lonely (A Poor Little Fool Like Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Ever Be Lonely (A Poor Little Fool Like Me)
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Artists
29
Donny Hathaway I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atco
30
Al Green Guilty Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Guilty
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bell
31
Eddie Holman My Mind Keeps Telling Me (That I Really Love You, Girl) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Mind Keeps Telling Me (That I Really Love You, Girl)
21  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

32
Isaac Hayes Theme From The Men Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Theme From The Men
39  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Enterprise
33
Mavis Staples Endlessly Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Endlessly
33  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

34
Laura Lee If You Can Beat Me Rockin' (You Can Have My Chair) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Can Beat Me Rockin' (You Can Have My Chair)
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hot Wax
35
Tyrone Davis If You Had A Change In Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
If You Had A Change In Mind
43  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

36
Al Green You Ought To Be With Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Ought To Be With Me
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
The Persuaders Peace In The Valley Of Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Peace In The Valley Of Love
42  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

38
Independents I Just Want To Be There Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Just Want To Be There
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

39
The Montclairs Beggin' Is Hard To Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Beggin' Is Hard To Do
40  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

40
Brighter Side Of Darkness Love Jones Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Jones
49  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

41
The Isley Brothers Work To Do Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Work To Do
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
42
Otis Clay Trying To Live My Life Without You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Trying To Live My Life Without You
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
43
Z.Z. Hill It Ain't No Use Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
It Ain't No Use
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
44
Johnny Nash I Can See Clearly Now Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Can See Clearly Now
44  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

45
Chuck Berry My Ding-A-Ling Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Ding-A-Ling
45  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chess
46
Ollie Nightingale May The Best Man Win Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
May The Best Man Win
46  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

47
The Glass House Thanks I Needed That Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Thanks I Needed That
47  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

48
Joe Simon Misty Blue Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Misty Blue
48  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sound Stage 7
49
Grover Washington, Jr. No Tears, In The End Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
No Tears, In The End
50  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

50
Jackie Moore Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Time
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
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