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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of August 5, 1978

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  • 1
    • Boogie Oogie Oogie

      A Taste Of Honey
    • 2
    • 1
    • 13
      • 2
      • 1
      • 13
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Producer(s):

F.Mizell, L.Mizell, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol

  • 2
    • Three Times A Lady

      Commodores
    • 3
    • 2
    • 7
      • 3
      • 2
      • 7
  • 3
    • You And I

      Rick James
    • 1
    • 1
    • 12
      • 1
      • 1
      • 12
  • 4
    • Stuff Like That

      Quincy Jones
    • 4
    • 1
    • 12
      • 4
      • 1
      • 12
  • 5
    • Close The Door

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 6
    • 1
    • 11
      • 6
      • 1
      • 11
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 6
    • Last Dance

      Donna Summer
    • 5
    • 5
    • 11
      • 5
      • 5
      • 11
  • 7
    • Runaway Love

      Linda Clifford
    • 7
    • 3
    • 14
      • 7
      • 3
      • 14
  • 8
    • Shame

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 9
    • 7
    • 15
      • 9
      • 7
      • 15
  • 9
    • Get Off

      Foxy
    • 18
    • 9
    • 7
      • 18
      • 9
      • 7
  • 10
    • Shake And Dance

      ConFunkShun
    • 16
    • 10
    • 6
      • 16
      • 10
      • 6
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Producer(s):

S.scarborough, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 11
    • Use Ta Be My Girl

      The O'Jays
    • 8
    • 1
    • 18
      • 8
      • 1
      • 18
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International

  • 12
    • I Like Girls

      The Fatback Band
    • 12
    • 12
    • 12
      • 12
      • 12
      • 12
  • 13
    • Annie Mae

      Natalie Cole
    • 10
    • 6
    • 14
      • 10
      • 6
      • 14
  • 15
    • Feel The Fire

      Peabo Bryson
    • 13
    • 13
    • 14
      • 13
      • 13
      • 14
  • 16
    • Groove With You

      The Isley Brothers
    • 20
    • 16
    • 6
      • 20
      • 16
      • 6
  • 17
    • You're All I Need To Get By

      Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams
    • 38
    • 17
    • 5
      • 38
      • 17
      • 5
  • 18
    • Victim

      Candi Staton
    • 24
    • 18
    • 8
      • 24
      • 18
      • 8
  • 19
    • My Radio Sure Sounds Good To Me

      Graham Central Station
    • 26
    • 19
    • 7
      • 26
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20
    • Don't Pity Me

      Faith, Hope And Charity
    • 21
    • 20
    • 10
      • 21
      • 20
      • 10
  • 21
    • Baby I Need Your Love Today

      Sweet Thunder
    • 27
    • 21
    • 7
      • 27
      • 21
      • 7
  • 22
    • Holding On (When Love Is Gone)

      L.T.D.
    • 45
    • 22
    • 4
      • 45
      • 22
      • 4
  • 23
    • Take Me I'm Yours

      Michael Henderson
    • 33
    • 23
    • 6
      • 33
      • 23
      • 6
  • 24
    • Stop Your Weeping

      The Dramatics
    • 22
    • 22
    • 8
      • 22
      • 22
      • 8
  • 25
    • Sun Is Here

      The Sundays
    • 25
    • 25
    • 10
      • 25
      • 25
      • 10
  • 26
    • Never Make A Move Too Soon

      B.B. King
    • 34
    • 26
    • 7
      • 34
      • 26
      • 7
  • 27
    • The Spank

      James Brown
    • 35
    • 27
    • 7
      • 35
      • 27
      • 7
  • 28
    • Love To See You Smile

      Bobby Bland
    • 17
    • 14
    • 12
      • 17
      • 14
      • 12
  • 29
    • YOUNGBLOOD (LIVIN' IN THE STREETS)

      War
    • 37
    • 29
    • 6
      • 37
      • 29
      • 6
  • 30
    • If You Wanna Do A Dance

      The Spinners
    • 40
    • 30
    • 4
      • 40
      • 30
      • 4
  • 31
    • Thank God It's Friday

      Love And Kisses
    • 23
    • 23
    • 10
      • 23
      • 23
      • 10
  • 32
    • Got To Get You Into My Life

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 52
    • 32
    • 2
      • 52
      • 32
      • 2
  • 33
    • Let's Go All The Way

      The Whispers
    • 19
    • 10
    • 16
      • 19
      • 10
      • 16
  • 34
    • Miss You

      The Rolling Stones
    • 44
    • 34
    • 8
      • 44
      • 34
      • 8
  • 35
    • Can't Give Up A Good Thing

      Soul Children
    • 28
    • 19
    • 11
      • 28
      • 19
      • 11
  • 36
    • You Know You Wanna Be Loved

      Keith Barrow
    • 29
    • 26
    • 10
      • 29
      • 26
      • 10
  • 37
    • The Grooveline

      Heatwave
    • 15
    • 3
    • 18
      • 15
      • 3
      • 18
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 38
    • Shadow Dancing

      Andy Gibb
    • 11
    • 11
    • 13
      • 11
      • 11
      • 13
  • 39
    • Is This A Love Thing

      Raydio
    • 30
    • 20
    • 12
      • 30
      • 20
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

R.Parker, Jr.

Producer(s):

R.Parker,Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 41
    • Hollywood Squares

      Bootsy's Rubber Band
    • 36
    • 17
    • 12
      • 36
      • 17
      • 12
  • 42
    • I Am Your Women,she Is Your Wife

      Barbara Mason
    • 31
    • 14
    • 15
      • 31
      • 14
      • 15
  • 43
    • This Is Your Life

      Norman Connors
    • 53
    • 43
    • 5