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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 2, 1976

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 2, 1976

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  • 1
    • (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 1
    • 1
    • 13
      • 1
      • 1
      • 13
  • 2
    • Give It Up (turn It Loose)

      Tyrone Davis
    • 5
    • 2
    • 7
      • 5
      • 2
      • 7
  • 3
    • Just To Be Close To You

      Commodores
    • 7
    • 3
    • 5
      • 7
      • 3
      • 5
  • 4
    • Get The Funk Out Ma Face

      The Brothers Johnson
    • 4
    • 4
    • 8
      • 4
      • 4
      • 8
  • 5
    • Lowdown

      Boz Scaggs
    • 6
    • 5
    • 13
      • 6
      • 5
      • 13
  • 6
    • Getaway

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 3
    • 1
    • 13
      • 3
      • 1
      • 13
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Producer(s):

M.White, C.Stepney, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 7
    • Message In Our Music

      The O'Jays
    • 12
    • 7
    • 5
      • 12
      • 7
      • 5
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 8
    • Only You Babe

      Curtis Mayfield
    • 9
    • 8
    • 9
      • 9
      • 8
      • 9
  • 9
    • Harvest For The World

      The Isley Brothers
    • 10
    • 9
    • 7
      • 10
      • 9
      • 7
  • 10
    • Play That Funky Music

      Wild Cherry
    • 2
    • 1
    • 14
      • 2
      • 1
      • 14
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 11
    • A Fifth Of Beethoven

      Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band
    • 13
    • 11
    • 8
      • 13
      • 11
      • 8
  • 12
    • The Rubberband Man

      The Spinners
    • 22
    • 12
    • 5
      • 22
      • 12
      • 5
  • 13
    • You Should Be Dancing

      Bee Gees
    • 8
    • 4
    • 11
      • 8
      • 4
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

B.A.Gibb, R.H.Gibb, M.E.Gibb

Producer(s):

The Bee Gees, A.Galuten, K.Richardson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RSO

  • 14
    • You Are My Starship

      Norman Connors
    • 18
    • 14
    • 6
      • 18
      • 14
      • 6
  • 15
    • Who'd She Coo?

      Ohio Players
    • 11
    • 1
    • 15
      • 11
      • 1
      • 15
  • 16
    • Flowers

      The Emotions
    • 16
    • 16
    • 13
      • 16
      • 16
      • 13
  • 17
    • Lean On Me

      Melba Moore
    • 19
    • 17
    • 11
      • 19
      • 17
      • 11
  • 18
    • One Love In My Lifetime

      Diana Ross
    • 14
    • 10
    • 10
      • 14
      • 10
      • 10
  • 19
    • Mr. Melody

      Natalie Cole
    • 31
    • 19
    • 5
      • 31
      • 19
      • 5
  • 20
    • Anything You Want

      John Valenti
    • 26
    • 20
    • 8
      • 26
      • 20
      • 8
  • 21
    • The Best Disco In Town

      The Ritchie Family
    • 28
    • 21
    • 7
      • 28
      • 21
      • 7
  • 22
    • Come Get To This

      Joe Simon
    • 24
    • 22
    • 8
      • 24
      • 22
      • 8
  • 23
    • Love Ballad

      L.T.D.
    • 29
    • 23
    • 6
      • 29
      • 23
      • 6
  • 24
    • Changin'

      Brass Construction
    • 27
    • 24
    • 6
      • 27
      • 24
      • 6
  • 25
    • If I Ever Do Wrong

      Betty Wright
    • 25
    • 25
    • 9
      • 25
      • 25
      • 9
  • 26
    • Shake Your Rump To The Funk

      Barkays
    • 32
    • 26
    • 7
      • 32
      • 26
      • 7
  • 27
    • The More You Do It (the More I Like It Done To Me)

      Ronnie Dyson
    • 15
    • 6
    • 15
      • 15
      • 6
      • 15
  • 28
    • I'd Rather Be With You

      Bootsy's Rubber Band
    • 34
    • 28
    • 6
      • 34
      • 28
      • 6
  • 30
    • Chance With You

      Brother To Brother
    • 30
    • 30
    • 8
      • 30
      • 30
      • 8
  • 31
    • Queen Of My Soul

      Average White Band
    • 39
    • 31
    • 5
      • 39
      • 31
      • 5
  • 32
    • Nice 'n' Naasty

      The Salsoul Orchestra
    • 40
    • 32
    • 6
      • 40
      • 32
      • 6
  • 33
    • Entrow (part I)

      Graham Central Station
    • 21
    • 21
    • 9
      • 21
      • 21
      • 9
  • 35
    • Funny How Time Slips Away

      Dorothy Moore
    • 20
    • 7
    • 12
      • 20
      • 7
      • 12
  • 36
    • Summer

      War
    • 17
    • 4
    • 13
      • 17
      • 4
      • 13
  • 37
    • Let's Be Young Tonight

      Jermaine Jackson
    • 45
    • 37
    • 5
      • 45
      • 37
      • 5
  • 38
    • After The Dance

      Marvin Gaye
    • 33
    • 14
    • 9
      • 33
      • 14
      • 9
  • 39
    • You + Me = Love

      Undisputed Truth
    • 37
    • 37
    • 9
      • 37
      • 37
      • 9
  • 40
    • Get Up Offa That Thing

      James Brown
    • 36
    • 4
    • 18
      • 36
      • 4
      • 18
  • 41
    • One For The Money (part 1)

      The Whispers
    • 35
    • 10
    • 15
      • 35
      • 10
      • 15
  • 42
    • Cotton Candy

      The Sylvers
    • 41
    • 19
    • 15
      • 41
      • 19
      • 15
  • 43