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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of September 23, 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 September 23, 1978

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  • 1
    • Got To Get You Into My Life

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 2
    • 1
    • 9
      • 2
      • 1
      • 9
  • 2
    • Holding On (When Love Is Gone)

      L.T.D.
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 3
    • Take Me I'm Yours

      Michael Henderson
    • 3
    • 3
    • 13
      • 3
      • 3
      • 13
  • 4
    • One Nation Under A Groove

      Funkadelic
    • 10
    • 4
    • 6
      • 10
      • 4
      • 6
  • 5
    • What You Waiting For

      Stargard
    • 4
    • 4
    • 10
      • 4
      • 4
      • 10
  • 6
    • Smile

      The Emotions
    • 6
    • 6
    • 9
      • 6
      • 6
      • 9
  • 7
    • Get Off

      Foxy
    • 5
    • 1
    • 14
      • 5
      • 1
      • 14
  • 8
    • Shake And Dance

      ConFunkShun
    • 7
    • 5
    • 13
      • 7
      • 5
      • 13
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Producer(s):

S.scarborough, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 10
    • Dance (Disco Heat)

      Sylvester
    • 14
    • 10
    • 10
      • 14
      • 10
      • 10
  • 12
    • Soft And Wet

      Prince
    • 16
    • 12
    • 9
      • 16
      • 12
      • 9
  • 13
    • Three Times A Lady

      Commodores
    • 8
    • 1
    • 14
      • 8
      • 1
      • 14
  • 14
    • It Seems To Hang On

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 26
    • 14
    • 5
      • 26
      • 14
      • 5
  • 15
    • Blame It On The Boogie

      The Jacksons
    • 44
    • 15
    • 4
      • 44
      • 15
      • 4
  • 16
    • It's A Better Than Good Time

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 17
    • 16
    • 7
      • 17
      • 16
      • 7
  • 17
    • There'll Never Be

      Switch
    • 23
    • 17
    • 9
      • 23
      • 17
      • 9
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Producer(s):

B.Debarge, Bewley Brothers, H.Wheeler

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Unknown

  • 18
    • You And I

      Rick James
    • 13
    • 1
    • 19
      • 13
      • 1
      • 19
  • 19
    • Let's Start The Dance

      Hamilton Bohannon
    • 25
    • 19
    • 8
      • 25
      • 19
      • 8
  • 20
    • Boogie Oogie Oogie

      A Taste Of Honey
    • 12
    • 1
    • 20
      • 12
      • 1
      • 20
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Producer(s):

F.Mizell, L.Mizell, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol

  • 22
    • Stellar Funk

      Slave
    • 18
    • 14
    • 12
      • 18
      • 14
      • 12
  • 23
    • Brandy

      The O'Jays
    • 21
    • 21
    • 8
      • 21
      • 21
      • 8
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 24
    • Love Brought Me Back

      D.J. Rogers
    • 20
    • 20
    • 11
      • 20
      • 20
      • 11
  • 25
    • Only You

      Loleatta Holloway And Bunny Sigler
    • 33
    • 25
    • 6
      • 33
      • 25
      • 6
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Producer(s):

B.Sigler, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Goldmine/Unknown

  • 26
    • Saturday

      Norma Jean Wright
    • 15
    • 15
    • 11
      • 15
      • 15
      • 11
  • 27
    • I Like Girls

      The Fatback Band
    • 19
    • 9
    • 19
      • 19
      • 9
      • 19
  • 28
    • You Were Meant For Me

      Donny Hathaway
    • 36
    • 28
    • 7
      • 36
      • 28
      • 7
  • 29
    • Close The Door

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 27
    • 1
    • 18
      • 27
      • 1
      • 18
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 30
    • Funk-o-nots

      Ohio Players
    • 29
    • 27
    • 9
      • 29
      • 27
      • 9
  • 31
    • Victim

      Candi Staton
    • 30
    • 17
    • 15
      • 30
      • 17
      • 15
  • 32
    • Don't Stop,get Off

      The Sylvers
    • 51
    • 32
    • 4
      • 51
      • 32
      • 4
  • 33
    • Super Woman

      The Dells
    • 28
    • 24
    • 11
      • 28
      • 24
      • 11
  • 34
    • Think It Over

      Cissy Houston
    • 32
    • 32
    • 7
      • 32
      • 32
      • 7
  • 35
    • If You Wanna Do A Dance

      The Spinners
    • 24
    • 17
    • 11
      • 24
      • 17
      • 11
  • 36
    • First Impressions

      The Stylistics
    • 31
    • 22
    • 12
      • 31
      • 22
      • 12
  • 37
    • Blue Love

      Rufus And Chaka Khan
    • 35
    • 34
    • 9
      • 35
      • 34
      • 9
  • 39
    • I Love The Nightlife (Disco 'round)

      Alicia Bridges
    • 49
    • 39
    • 6