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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 18, 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 December 18, 1976

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  • 1
    • Dazz

      Brick
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 2
    • Car Wash

      Rose Royce
    • 2
    • 2
    • 11
      • 2
      • 2
      • 11
  • 3
    • Enjoy Yourself

      The Jacksons
    • 3
    • 2
    • 10
      • 3
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Unknown

  • 4
    • Hot Line

      The Sylvers
    • 4
    • 4
    • 11
      • 4
      • 4
      • 11
  • 5
    • Do It To My Mind

      Johnny Bristol
    • 7
    • 5
    • 10
      • 7
      • 5
      • 10
  • 6
    • Open Sesame - Part 1

      Kool & The Gang
    • 9
    • 6
    • 8
      • 9
      • 6
      • 8
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Producer(s):

K.&G.Prod., Mr.vee Prod., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

De-Lite/Unknown

  • 7
    • I Kinda Miss You

      The Manhattans
    • 8
    • 7
    • 8
      • 8
      • 7
      • 8
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Producer(s):

Manhattans Prod., B.Martin, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 8
    • Saturday Nite

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 15
    • 8
    • 5
      • 15
      • 8
      • 5
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Producer(s):

M.White, C.Stepney, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 9
    • Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)

      The O'Jays
    • 22
    • 9
    • 4
      • 22
      • 9
      • 4
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Epic

  • 10
    • Free

      Deniece Williams
    • 18
    • 10
    • 6
      • 18
      • 10
      • 6
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Producer(s):

M.White, C.Stepney, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 12
    • Love Me, Love Me, Love Me

      Staples
    • 16
    • 12
    • 7
      • 16
      • 12
      • 7
  • 13
    • I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love

      The Emotions
    • 13
    • 13
    • 9
      • 13
      • 13
      • 9
  • 14
    • Don't Take Away The Music

      Tavares
    • 17
    • 14
    • 8
      • 17
      • 14
      • 8
  • 15
    • You Don't Have To Be A Star

      Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr.
    • 11
    • 1
    • 14
      • 11
      • 1
      • 14
  • 16
    • Shake Your Rump To The Funk

      Barkays
    • 6
    • 5
    • 18
      • 6
      • 5
      • 18
  • 17
    • With You

      Moments
    • 14
    • 14
    • 12
      • 14
      • 14
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

K.Ascher, C.Sager

Producer(s):

Sylvia

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Stang/Unknown

  • 18
    • Catfish

      Four Tops
    • 10
    • 7
    • 16
      • 10
      • 7
      • 16
  • 19
    • Superman Lover

      Johnny Guitar Watson
    • 21
    • 19
    • 8
      • 21
      • 19
      • 8
  • 20
    • Love Ballad

      L.T.D.
    • 12
    • 1
    • 17
      • 12
      • 1
      • 17
  • 21
    • Don't Make Me Wait Too Long

      Barry White
    • 23
    • 21
    • 8
      • 23
      • 21
      • 8
  • 22
    • Who Are You

      The Temptations
    • 24
    • 22
    • 8
      • 24
      • 22
      • 8
  • 23
    • So Sad The Song

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 19
    • 12
    • 11
      • 19
      • 12
      • 11
  • 24
    • The Rubberband Man

      The Spinners
    • 20
    • 1
    • 16
      • 20
      • 1
      • 16
  • 25
    • I Like To Do It

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 37
    • 25
    • 3
      • 37
      • 25
      • 3
  • 26
    • Far East Mississippi

      Ohio Players
    • 27
    • 26
    • 7
      • 27
      • 26
      • 7
  • 27
    • Do That Stuff

      Parliament
    • 29
    • 27
    • 7
      • 29
      • 27
      • 7
  • 28
    • Finger Fever

      The Dramatics
    • 28
    • 23
    • 12
      • 28
      • 23
      • 12
  • 29
    • Do What You Want, Be What You Are

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 32
    • 29
    • 7
      • 32
      • 29
      • 7
  • 30
    • Living Together (in Sin)

      The Whispers
    • 30
    • 21
    • 11
      • 30
      • 21
      • 11
  • 31
    • I Wish

      Stevie Wonder
    • 60
    • 31
    • 2
      • 60
      • 31
      • 2
  • 32
    • Free And Single

      The Brothers Johnson
    • 38
    • 32
    • 4
      • 38
      • 32
      • 4
  • 33
    • Feelings

      Walter Jackson
    • 41
    • 33
    • 4
      • 41
      • 33
      • 4
  • 34
    • Worn Out Broken Heart

      Loleatta Holloway
    • 39
    • 34
    • 5
      • 39
      • 34
      • 5
  • 35
    • Groovy People

      Lou Rawls
    • 25
    • 19
    • 10
      • 25
      • 19
      • 10
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 36
    • Just To Be Close To You

      Commodores
    • 31
    • 1
    • 16
      • 31
      • 1
      • 16
  • 37
    • Happy Being Lonely

      The Chi-lites
    • 33
    • 30
    • 13
      • 33
      • 30
      • 13
  • 38
    • You Gotta Believe

      The Pointer Sisters
    • 54
    • 38
    • 4
      • 54
      • 38
      • 4
  • 39
    • Disco Duck (Part I)

      Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots
    • 26
    • 15
    • 12
      • 26
      • 15
      • 12
  • 40
    • Love So Right

      Bee Gees
    • 46
    • 40
    • 7
      • 46
      • 40
      • 7
  • 41
    • When Love Is New

      Arthur Prysock
    • 51
    • 41
    • 7
      • 51
      • 41
      • 7
  • 42
    • Whispering/Cherchez La Femme/Se Si Bon

      Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band
    • 44
    • 42
    • 6
      • 44
      • 42
      • 6
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Producer(s):

S.Linzer, Not Listed