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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 22, 1973

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 December 22, 1973

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  • 1
    • If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)

      The Staple Singers
    • 1
    • 1
    • 10
      • 1
      • 1
      • 10
  • 2
    • Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up

      Barry White
    • 2
    • 2
    • 10
      • 2
      • 2
      • 10
  • 3
    • Living For The City

      Stevie Wonder
    • 7
    • 3
    • 7
      • 7
      • 3
      • 7
  • 5
    • Rockin' Roll Baby

      The Stylistics
    • 3
    • 3
    • 11
      • 3
      • 3
      • 11
  • 7
    • Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)

      Aretha Franklin
    • 12
    • 7
    • 6
      • 12
      • 7
      • 6
  • 8
    • Cheaper To Keep Her

      Johnnie Taylor
    • 4
    • 2
    • 12
      • 4
      • 2
      • 12
  • 9
    • The Love I Lost (Part 1)

      Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes
    • 6
    • 1
    • 14
      • 6
      • 1
      • 14
  • 10
    • This Time I'm Gone For Good

      Bobby "Blue" Bland
    • 18
    • 10
    • 9
      • 18
      • 10
      • 9
  • 11
    • Stoned To The Bone - Part 1

      James Brown
    • 25
    • 11
    • 7
      • 25
      • 11
      • 7
  • 12
    • It's All Over

      The Independents
    • 13
    • 12
    • 8
      • 13
      • 12
      • 8
  • 13
    • I've Got To Use My Imagination

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 30
    • 13
    • 5
      • 30
      • 13
      • 5
  • 14
    • I Wanna Know Your Name

      The Intruders
    • 9
    • 9
    • 11
      • 9
      • 9
      • 11
  • 15
    • Show And Tell

      Al Wilson
    • 19
    • 15
    • 10
      • 19
      • 15
      • 10
  • 16
    • Baby Come Close

      Smokey Robinson
    • 23
    • 16
    • 7
      • 23
      • 16
      • 7
  • 18
    • Me And Baby Brother

      War
    • 20
    • 18
    • 8
      • 20
      • 18
      • 8
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Producer(s):

J.Goldstein, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

United Artists/Unknown

  • 19
    • I'm The Midnight Special

      Clarence Carter
    • 22
    • 19
    • 7
      • 22
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20
    • Some Guys Have All The Luck

      The Persuaders
    • 10
    • 7
    • 13
      • 10
      • 7
      • 13
  • 21
    • I Found Sunshine

      The Chi-lites
    • 24
    • 21
    • 8
      • 24
      • 21
      • 8
  • 22
    • You're A Special Part Of Me

      Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye
    • 8
    • 4
    • 13
      • 8
      • 4
      • 13
  • 24
    • Sweet Understanding Love

      Four Tops
    • 14
    • 10
    • 11
      • 14
      • 10
      • 11
  • 25
    • "Having A Party" Medley

      The Ovations (Featuring Louis Williams)
    • 16
    • 7
    • 16
      • 16
      • 7
      • 16
  • 27
    • Can't Say Nothin'

      Curtis Mayfield
    • 44
    • 27
    • 4
      • 44
      • 27
      • 4
  • 28
    • Frisky

      Sly & The Family Stone
    • 37
    • 28
    • 6
      • 37
      • 28
      • 6
  • 29
    • Keep Your Head To The Sky

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 45
    • 29
    • 7
      • 45
      • 29
      • 7
  • 30
    • Come Live With Me

      Ray Charles
    • 36
    • 30
    • 7
      • 36
      • 30
      • 7
  • 33
    • Space Race

      Billy Preston
    • 15
    • 1
    • 14
      • 15
      • 1
      • 14
  • 35
    • Come Lay Some Lovin' On Me

      Margie Joseph
    • 33
    • 32
    • 9
      • 33
      • 32
      • 9
  • 36
    • Fell For You

      The Dramatics
    • 21
    • 12
    • 13
      • 21
      • 12
      • 13
  • 37
    • Both Ends Against The Middle

      Jackie Moore
    • 41
    • 37
    • 7
      • 41
      • 37
      • 7
  • 39
    • If I Were Only A Child Again

      Curtis Mayfield
    • 31
    • 22
    • 10
      • 31
      • 22
      • 10
  • 41
    • Midnight Train To Georgia

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 27
    • 1
    • 18
      • 27
      • 1
      • 18
  • 42
    • Let Your Hair Down

      The Temptations
    • 73
    • 42
    • 2
      • 73
      • 42
      • 2
  • 44