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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 25, 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 25, 1976

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  • 1
    • Car Wash

      Rose Royce
    • 2
    • 1
    • 12
      • 2
      • 1
      • 12
  • 2
    • Dazz

      Brick
    • 1
    • 1
    • 12
      • 1
      • 1
      • 12
  • 3
    • Hot Line

      The Sylvers
    • 4
    • 3
    • 12
      • 4
      • 3
      • 12
  • 4
    • Enjoy Yourself

      The Jacksons
    • 3
    • 2
    • 11
      • 3
      • 2
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Unknown

  • 5
    • Do It To My Mind

      Johnny Bristol
    • 5
    • 5
    • 11
      • 5
      • 5
      • 11
  • 6
    • Open Sesame - Part 1

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

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

De-Lite/Unknown

  • 7
    • Saturday Nite

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 8
    • 7
    • 6
      • 8
      • 7
      • 6
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Producer(s):

M.White, C.Stepney, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 8
    • Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)

      The O'Jays
    • 9
    • 8
    • 5
      • 9
      • 8
      • 5
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Epic

  • 9
    • Free

      Deniece Williams
    • 10
    • 9
    • 7
      • 10
      • 9
      • 7
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Producer(s):

M.White, C.Stepney, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 10
    • I Kinda Miss You

      The Manhattans
    • 7
    • 7
    • 9
      • 7
      • 7
      • 9
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Producer(s):

Manhattans Prod., B.Martin, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 11
    • I Wish

      Stevie Wonder
    • 31
    • 11
    • 3
      • 31
      • 11
      • 3
  • 12
    • Love Me, Love Me, Love Me

      Staples
    • 12
    • 12
    • 8
      • 12
      • 12
      • 8
  • 13
    • Keep Me Cryin'

      Al Green
    • 11
    • 4
    • 10
      • 11
      • 4
      • 10
  • 14
    • Don't Take Away The Music

      Tavares
    • 14
    • 14
    • 9
      • 14
      • 14
      • 9
  • 15
    • I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love

      The Emotions
    • 13
    • 13
    • 10
      • 13
      • 13
      • 10
  • 16
    • I Like To Do It

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 25
    • 16
    • 4
      • 25
      • 16
      • 4
  • 17
    • You Don't Have To Be A Star

      Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr.
    • 15
    • 1
    • 15
      • 15
      • 1
      • 15
  • 18
    • Feelings

      Walter Jackson
    • 33
    • 18
    • 5
      • 33
      • 18
      • 5
  • 19
    • Superman Lover

      Johnny Guitar Watson
    • 19
    • 19
    • 9
      • 19
      • 19
      • 9
  • 20
    • You Gotta Believe

      The Pointer Sisters
    • 38
    • 20
    • 5
      • 38
      • 20
      • 5
  • 21
    • Don't Make Me Wait Too Long

      Barry White
    • 21
    • 21
    • 9
      • 21
      • 21
      • 9
  • 22
    • Who Are You

      The Temptations
    • 22
    • 22
    • 9
      • 22
      • 22
      • 9
  • 23
    • With You

      Moments
    • 17
    • 14
    • 13
      • 17
      • 14
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

K.Ascher, C.Sager

Producer(s):

Sylvia

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Stang/Unknown

  • 24
    • Catfish

      Four Tops
    • 18
    • 7
    • 17
      • 18
      • 7
      • 17
  • 25
    • Shake Your Rump To The Funk

      Barkays
    • 16
    • 5
    • 19
      • 16
      • 5
      • 19
  • 26
    • Do That Stuff

      Parliament
    • 27
    • 26
    • 8
      • 27
      • 26
      • 8
  • 27
    • Do What You Want, Be What You Are

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 29
    • 27
    • 8
      • 29
      • 27
      • 8
  • 28
    • Free And Single

      The Brothers Johnson
    • 32
    • 28
    • 5
      • 32
      • 28
      • 5
  • 29
    • Worn Out Broken Heart

      Loleatta Holloway
    • 34
    • 29
    • 6
      • 34
      • 29
      • 6
  • 30
    • Far East Mississippi

      Ohio Players
    • 26
    • 26
    • 8
      • 26
      • 26
      • 8
  • 31
    • Love Ballad

      L.T.D.
    • 20
    • 1
    • 18
      • 20
      • 1
      • 18
  • 32
    • So Sad The Song

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 23
    • 12
    • 12
      • 23
      • 12
      • 12
  • 33
    • The Rubberband Man

      The Spinners
    • 24
    • 1
    • 17
      • 24
      • 1
      • 17
  • 34
    • Body English

      King Floyd
    • 43
    • 34
    • 8
      • 43
      • 34
      • 8
  • 35
    • When Love Is New

      Arthur Prysock
    • 41
    • 35
    • 8
      • 41
      • 35
      • 8
  • 36
    • Living Together (in Sin)

      The Whispers
    • 30
    • 21
    • 12
      • 30
      • 21
      • 12
  • 37
    • Love So Right

      Bee Gees
    • 40
    • 37
    • 8
      • 40
      • 37
      • 8
  • 38
    • Groovy People

      Lou Rawls
    • 35
    • 19
    • 11
      • 35
      • 19
      • 11
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 39
    • A Love Of Your Own

      AWB
    • 44
    • 39
    • 7
      • 44
      • 39
      • 7
  • 40
    • Happy Being Lonely

      The Chi-lites
    • 37
    • 30
    • 14
      • 37
      • 30
      • 14
  • 41
    • Disco Duck (Part I)

      Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots
    • 39
    • 15
    • 13
      • 39
      • 15
      • 13
  • 42
    • Whispering/Cherchez La Femme/Se Si Bon

      Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band
    • 42
    • 42
    • 7
      • 42
      • 42
      • 7
  • 43
    • Easy To Love

      Joe Simon