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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
12
WEEKS ON CHART
Love Ballad
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Unknown | A&M

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L.T.D. Love Ballad Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Love Ballad
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
2
Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. You Don't Have To Be A Star Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Don't Have To Be A Star
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | ABC
3
The Spinners The Rubberband Man Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Rubberband Man
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
T.Bell, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
4
The Jacksons Enjoy Yourself Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Enjoy Yourself
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
5
Norman Connors You Are My Starship Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
You Are My Starship
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Buddah
6
Barkays Shake Your Rump To The Funk Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Shake Your Rump To The Funk
Barkays
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
7
Commodores Just To Be Close To You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Just To Be Close To You
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
8
The O'Jays Message In Our Music Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Message In Our Music
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Philadelphia International
9
Four Tops Catfish Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Catfish
12  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | ABC
10
The Sylvers Hot Line Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Hot Line
16  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
F.Perren, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
11
Brick Dazz Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Dazz
20  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Bang!
12
Gladys Knight And The Pips So Sad The Song Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
So Sad The Song
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Buddah
13
Al Green Keep Me Cryin' Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Keep Me Cryin'
21  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
W.Mitchell, Not Listed
14
Tyrone Davis Give It Up (turn It Loose) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Give It Up (turn It Loose)
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
15
Natalie Cole Mr. Melody Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Mr. Melody
11  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
16
Johnny Bristol Do It To My Mind Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Do It To My Mind
29  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
17
Aretha Franklin Jump/Hooked On Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Jump/Hooked On Love
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
C.Mayfield, Not Listed
18
The Moments With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
With You
28  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Ascher, C.Sager
Producer(s):
Sylvia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Stang
19
The Ritchie Family The Best Disco In Town Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Best Disco In Town
13  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Marlin
20
Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots Disco Duck (Part I) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Disco Duck (Part I)
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RSO
21
Lou Rawls Groovy People Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Groovy People
27  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Philadelphia International
22
The Whispers Living Together (in Sin) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Living Together (in Sin)
25  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
23
Peabo Bryson Underground Music/it's Just A Matter Of Time Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Underground Music/it's Just A Matter Of Time
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Bullet
24
Jermaine Jackson Let's Be Young Tonight Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Let's Be Young Tonight
19  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
25
The Manhattans I Kinda Miss You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Kinda Miss You
37  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Manhattans Prod., B.Martin, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
26
The Emotions I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love
38  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
27
Rose Royce Car Wash Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Car Wash
42  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
N.Whitfield, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
28
The Dramatics Finger Fever Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Finger Fever
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | ABC
29
Candi Staton Run To Me Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Run To Me
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
30
Funkadelic Undisco Kidd Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Undisco Kidd
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
31
The Salsoul Orchestra Nice 'n' Naasty Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Nice 'n' Naasty
23  Last
20  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Salsoul
32
Kool & The Gang Open Sesame - Part 1 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Open Sesame - Part 1
40  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
K.&G.Prod., Mr.vee Prod., Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | De-Lite
33
The Chi-lites Happy Being Lonely Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Happy Being Lonely
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
34
Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band A Fifth Of Beethoven Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
A Fifth Of Beethoven
18  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Private Stock
35
The Fatback Band The Booty Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The Booty
48  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Spring
36
Jackie Moore Disco Body (shake It To The East, Shake It To The Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Disco Body (shake It To The East, Shake It To The
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Kayvette
37
Lonnie Jordan Grey Rainy Days Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Grey Rainy Days
41  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | United Artists
38
Luther Funky Music (Is A Part Of Me)/The 2nd Time Around Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Funky Music (Is A Part Of Me)/The 2nd Time Around
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

39
Love Unlimited Orchestra My Sweet Summer Suite Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
My Sweet Summer Suite
36  Last
28  Peak
10  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | 20th Century
40
Tavares Don't Take Away The Music Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Take Away The Music
54  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
78
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
41
John Valenti Anything You Want Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Anything You Want
10  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Ariola
42
The Brothers Johnson Get The Funk Out Ma Face Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Get The Funk Out Ma Face
15  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Q.Jones II, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
43
Boz Scaggs Lowdown Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Lowdown
31  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
44
Bootsy's Rubber Band I'd Rather Be With You Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I'd Rather Be With You
43  Last
25  Peak
12  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
45
Skip Mahoney And The Casuals Bless My Soul Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Bless My Soul
Skip Mahoney And The Casuals
47  Last
45  Peak
10  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Abet
46
Barry White Don't Make Me Wait Too Long Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Don't Make Me Wait Too Long
57  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
80
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | 20th Century
47
The Stylistics Because I Love You Girl Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Because I Love You Girl
45  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | H&L
48
Ronnie Dyson The More You Do It (the More I Like It Done To Me) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
The More You Do It (the More I Like It Done To Me)
46  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
49
James Brown I Refuse To Lose Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
I Refuse To Lose
56  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
66
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Polydor
50
Blue Magic Teach Me (It's Something About Love) Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs
Teach Me (It's Something About Love)
50  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

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