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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of August 26, 1978

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 August 26, 1978

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  • 1
    • Get Off

      Foxy
    • 4
    • 1
    • 10
      • 4
      • 1
      • 10
  • 2
    • Three Times A Lady

      Commodores
    • 1
    • 1
    • 10
      • 1
      • 1
      • 10
  • 3
    • Holding On (When Love Is Gone)

      L.T.D.
    • 7
    • 3
    • 7
      • 7
      • 3
      • 7
  • 4
    • Boogie Oogie Oogie

      A Taste Of Honey
    • 2
    • 1
    • 16
      • 2
      • 1
      • 16
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Producer(s):

F.Mizell, L.Mizell, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol

  • 5
    • Shake And Dance

      ConFunkShun
    • 5
    • 5
    • 9
      • 5
      • 5
      • 9
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Producer(s):

S.scarborough, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 6
    • Got To Get You Into My Life

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 8
    • 6
    • 5
      • 8
      • 6
      • 5
  • 7
    • You And I

      Rick James
    • 3
    • 1
    • 15
      • 3
      • 1
      • 15
  • 8
    • Take Me I'm Yours

      Michael Henderson
    • 11
    • 8
    • 9
      • 11
      • 8
      • 9
  • 9
    • What You Waiting For

      Stargard
    • 13
    • 9
    • 6
      • 13
      • 9
      • 6
  • 10
    • You're All I Need To Get By

      Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams
    • 10
    • 10
    • 8
      • 10
      • 10
      • 8
  • 11
    • Close The Door

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 6
    • 1
    • 14
      • 6
      • 1
      • 14
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 12
    • Smile

      The Emotions
    • 16
    • 12
    • 5
      • 16
      • 12
      • 5
  • 13
    • I Like Girls

      The Fatback Band
    • 9
    • 9
    • 15
      • 9
      • 9
      • 15
  • 14
    • Stuff Like That

      Quincy Jones
    • 12
    • 1
    • 15
      • 12
      • 1
      • 15
  • 16
    • Shame

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 14
    • 7
    • 18
      • 14
      • 7
      • 18
  • 17
    • If You Wanna Do A Dance

      The Spinners
    • 17
    • 17
    • 7
      • 17
      • 17
      • 7
  • 18
    • Stellar Funk

      Slave
    • 26
    • 18
    • 8
      • 26
      • 18
      • 8
  • 19
    • Never Make A Move Too Soon

      B.B. King
    • 19
    • 19
    • 10
      • 19
      • 19
      • 10
  • 20
    • Sun Is Here

      The Sundays
    • 18
    • 18
    • 13
      • 18
      • 18
      • 13
  • 21
    • Last Dance

      Donna Summer
    • 15
    • 5
    • 14
      • 15
      • 5
      • 14
  • 22
    • YOUNGBLOOD (LIVIN' IN THE STREETS)

      War
    • 21
    • 21
    • 9
      • 21
      • 21
      • 9
  • 23
    • Victim

      Candi Staton
    • 23
    • 17
    • 11
      • 23
      • 17
      • 11
  • 24
    • First Impressions

      The Stylistics
    • 30
    • 24
    • 8
      • 30
      • 24
      • 8
  • 25
    • My Radio Sure Sounds Good To Me

      Graham Central Station
    • 22
    • 18
    • 10
      • 22
      • 18
      • 10
  • 26
    • Love Brought Me Back

      D.J. Rogers
    • 34
    • 26
    • 7
      • 34
      • 26
      • 7
  • 27
    • Groove With You

      The Isley Brothers
    • 25
    • 16
    • 9
      • 25
      • 16
      • 9
  • 28
    • Saturday

      Norma Jean Wright
    • 36
    • 28
    • 7
      • 36
      • 28
      • 7
  • 29
    • Don't Pity Me

      Faith, Hope And Charity
    • 27
    • 20
    • 13
      • 27
      • 20
      • 13
  • 30
    • Super Woman

      The Dells
    • 38
    • 30
    • 7
      • 38
      • 30
      • 7
  • 31
    • This Is Your Life

      Norman Connors
    • 31
    • 31
    • 8
      • 31
      • 31
      • 8
  • 32
    • The Spank

      James Brown
    • 29
    • 26
    • 10
      • 29
      • 26
      • 10
  • 33
    • Dance (Disco Heat)

      Sylvester
    • 43
    • 33
    • 6
      • 43
      • 33
      • 6
  • 34
    • Baby I Need Your Love Today

      Sweet Thunder
    • 24
    • 21
    • 10
      • 24
      • 21
      • 10
  • 35
    • Funk-o-nots

      Ohio Players
    • 45
    • 35
    • 5
      • 45
      • 35
      • 5
  • 37
    • It's A Better Than Good Time

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 53
    • 37
    • 3
      • 53
      • 37
      • 3
  • 38
    • Castles Of Sand

      Jermaine Jackson
    • 42
    • 38
    • 7
      • 42
      • 38
      • 7
  • 39
    • Lady Blue

      George Benson