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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 28, 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 October 28, 1978

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  • 1
    • One Nation Under A Groove

      Funkadelic
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 2
    • It Seems To Hang On

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 2
    • 2
    • 10
      • 2
      • 2
      • 10
  • 3
    • Blame It On The Boogie

      The Jacksons
    • 3
    • 3
    • 9
      • 3
      • 3
      • 9
  • 4
    • Dance (Disco Heat)

      Sylvester
    • 5
    • 4
    • 15
      • 5
      • 4
      • 15
  • 5
    • Your Sweetness Is My Weakness

      Barry White
    • 14
    • 5
    • 7
      • 14
      • 5
      • 7
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Producer(s):

T.Rundgren, A.Schmitt, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

20th Century/Unknown

  • 6
    • There'll Never Be

      Switch
    • 7
    • 6
    • 14
      • 7
      • 6
      • 14
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Producer(s):

B.Debarge, Bewley Brothers, H.Wheeler

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Unknown

  • 8
    • Holding On (When Love Is Gone)

      L.T.D.
    • 8
    • 1
    • 16
      • 8
      • 1
      • 16
  • 9
    • Let's Start The Dance

      Hamilton Bohannon
    • 9
    • 9
    • 13
      • 9
      • 9
      • 13
  • 10
    • Get Off

      Foxy
    • 10
    • 1
    • 19
      • 10
      • 1
      • 19
  • 11
    • Only You

      Loleatta Holloway And Bunny Sigler
    • 13
    • 11
    • 11
      • 13
      • 11
      • 11
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Producer(s):

B.Sigler, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Goldmine/Unknown

  • 12
    • I'm Every Woman

      Chaka Khan
    • 33
    • 12
    • 4
      • 33
      • 12
      • 4
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Producer(s):

A.Mardin, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 13
    • Take Me I'm Yours

      Michael Henderson
    • 12
    • 3
    • 18
      • 12
      • 3
      • 18
  • 15
    • Don't Stop,get Off

      The Sylvers
    • 15
    • 15
    • 9
      • 15
      • 15
      • 9
  • 17
    • Ease On Down The Road

      Diana Ross & Michael Jackson
    • 23
    • 17
    • 7
      • 23
      • 17
      • 7
  • 18
    • What You Waiting For

      Stargard
    • 11
    • 4
    • 15
      • 11
      • 4
      • 15
  • 19
    • MacArthur Park

      Donna Summer
    • 31
    • 19
    • 6
      • 31
      • 19
      • 6
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Producer(s):

G.Moroder, P.Belotte, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/Unknown

  • 20
    • Funk 'N' Roll (Dancin' In The "Funkshine")

      Quazar
    • 35
    • 20
    • 7
      • 35
      • 20
      • 7
  • 21
    • You Were Meant For Me

      Donny Hathaway
    • 19
    • 17
    • 12
      • 19
      • 17
      • 12
  • 22
    • Soft And Wet

      Prince
    • 16
    • 12
    • 14
      • 16
      • 12
      • 14
  • 23
    • Mary Jane

      Rick James
    • 49
    • 23
    • 5
      • 49
      • 23
      • 5
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Producer(s):

R.James, A.Stewart, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 24
    • Party

      Leon Haywood
    • 30
    • 24
    • 9
      • 30
      • 24
      • 9
  • 25
    • You Should Do It

      Peter Brown
    • 25
    • 25
    • 9
      • 25
      • 25
      • 9
  • 27
    • Take It On Top

      Pockets
    • 24
    • 24
    • 10
      • 24
      • 24
      • 10
  • 29
    • Flying High

      Commodores
    • 39
    • 29
    • 5
      • 39
      • 29
      • 5
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Producer(s):

B.Howe, J.Bevirian, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Motown/Unknown

  • 30
    • It's A Better Than Good Time

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 21
    • 16
    • 12
      • 21
      • 16
      • 12
  • 31
    • Dancing In Paradise

      El Coco
    • 32
    • 31
    • 9
      • 32
      • 31
      • 9
  • 32
    • Unlock Your Mind

      Staples
    • 42
    • 32
    • 6
      • 42
      • 32
      • 6
  • 33
    • Sweet Music Man

      Millie Jackson
    • 36
    • 33
    • 8
      • 36
      • 33
      • 8
  • 34
    • Don't Hold Back

      Chanson
    • 44
    • 34
    • 6
      • 44
      • 34
      • 6
  • 35
    • Got To Be Real

      Cheryl Lynn
    • 45
    • 35
    • 8
      • 45
      • 35
      • 8
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Producer(s):

Pigmead, D.Paich, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 36
    • Special Occasion

      Dorothy Moore
    • 37
    • 30
    • 10
      • 37
      • 30
      • 10
  • 37
    • Disco To Go

      Brides Of Funkenstein
    • 47
    • 37
    • 5
      • 47
      • 37
      • 5
  • 38
    • Got To Get You Into My Life

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 4
    • 1
    • 14
      • 4
      • 1
      • 14
  • 39
    • Smile

      The Emotions
    • 22
    • 6