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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 29, 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 29, 1973

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  • 1
    • Living For The City

      Stevie Wonder
    • 3
    • 1
    • 8
      • 3
      • 1
      • 8
  • 2
    • Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)

      Aretha Franklin
    • 7
    • 2
    • 7
      • 7
      • 2
      • 7
  • 4
    • If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)

      The Staple Singers
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 5
    • Stoned To The Bone - Part 1

      James Brown
    • 11
    • 5
    • 8
      • 11
      • 5
      • 8
  • 7
    • This Time I'm Gone For Good

      Bobby "Blue" Bland
    • 10
    • 7
    • 10
      • 10
      • 7
      • 10
  • 8
    • Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up

      Barry White
    • 2
    • 2
    • 11
      • 2
      • 2
      • 11
  • 9
    • I've Got To Use My Imagination

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 13
    • 9
    • 6
      • 13
      • 9
      • 6
  • 11
    • Show And Tell

      Al Wilson
    • 15
    • 11
    • 11
      • 15
      • 11
      • 11
  • 12
    • Baby Come Close

      Smokey Robinson
    • 16
    • 12
    • 8
      • 16
      • 12
      • 8
  • 13
    • Rockin' Roll Baby

      The Stylistics
    • 5
    • 3
    • 12
      • 5
      • 3
      • 12
  • 14
    • It's All Over

      The Independents
    • 12
    • 12
    • 9
      • 12
      • 12
      • 9
  • 15
    • Cheaper To Keep Her

      Johnnie Taylor
    • 8
    • 2
    • 13
      • 8
      • 2
      • 13
  • 16
    • The Love I Lost (Part 1)

      Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes
    • 9
    • 1
    • 15
      • 9
      • 1
      • 15
  • 17
    • I'm The Midnight Special

      Clarence Carter
    • 19
    • 17
    • 8
      • 19
      • 17
      • 8
  • 18
    • Let Your Hair Down

      The Temptations
    • 42
    • 18
    • 3
      • 42
      • 18
      • 3
  • 19
    • I Found Sunshine

      The Chi-lites
    • 21
    • 19
    • 9
      • 21
      • 19
      • 9
  • 20
    • Can't Say Nothin'

      Curtis Mayfield
    • 27
    • 20
    • 5
      • 27
      • 20
      • 5
  • 21
    • Me And Baby Brother

      War
    • 18
    • 18
    • 9
      • 18
      • 18
      • 9
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Producer(s):

J.Goldstein, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

United Artists/Unknown

  • 23
    • I Wanna Know Your Name

      The Intruders
    • 14
    • 9
    • 12
      • 14
      • 9
      • 12
  • 24
    • Can This Be Real

      Natural Four
    • 47
    • 24
    • 6
      • 47
      • 24
      • 6
  • 25
    • You're A Special Part Of Me

      Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye
    • 22
    • 4
    • 14
      • 22
      • 4
      • 14
  • 26
    • Soft Soul Boogie Woogie

      Wilson Pickett
    • 46
    • 26
    • 6
      • 46
      • 26
      • 6
  • 27
    • Keep Your Head To The Sky

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 29
    • 27
    • 8
      • 29
      • 27
      • 8
  • 28
    • Some Guys Have All The Luck

      The Persuaders
    • 20
    • 7
    • 14
      • 20
      • 7
      • 14
  • 31
    • You're Sweet, You're Fine, You're Everything

      Tomorrow's Promise
    • 34
    • 31
    • 10
      • 34
      • 31
      • 10
  • 32
    • Both Ends Against The Middle

      Jackie Moore
    • 37
    • 32
    • 8
      • 37
      • 32
      • 8
  • 33
    • Come Live With Me

      Ray Charles
    • 30
    • 30
    • 8
      • 30
      • 30
      • 8
  • 34
    • Trying To Hold On To My Woman

      Lamont Dozier
    • 44
    • 34
    • 4
      • 44
      • 34
      • 4
  • 35
    • Sexy Mama

      Moments
    • 52
    • 35
    • 4
      • 52
      • 35
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

H.Ray, A.Goodman, S.Robinson

Producer(s):

Sylvia, H.Ray, A.Goodman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Stang

  • 36
    • Frisky

      Sly & The Family Stone
    • 28
    • 28
    • 7
      • 28
      • 28
      • 7
  • 38
    • Power Of Love

      Jerry Butler
    • 54
    • 38
    • 5
      • 54
      • 38
      • 5
  • 40