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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 20, 1979

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 January 20, 1979

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)

      Parliament
    • -
    • 1
    • 7
      • -
      • 1
      • 7
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Producer(s):

G.Clinton, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/Unknown

  • 2 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • September

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • -
    • 1
    • 10
      • -
      • 1
      • 10
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Get Down

      Gene Chandler
    • -
    • 3
    • 13
      • -
      • 3
      • 13
  • 4 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm So Into You

      Peabo Bryson
    • -
    • 4
    • 9
      • -
      • 4
      • 9
  • 5 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Got To Be Real

      Cheryl Lynn
    • -
    • 1
    • 20
      • -
      • 1
      • 20
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Producer(s):

Pigmead, D.Paich, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 6 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • What You Won't Do For Love

      Bobby Caldwell
    • -
    • 6
    • 15
      • -
      • 6
      • 15
  • 7 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Don't Know If It's Right

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • -
    • 7
    • 14
      • -
      • 7
      • 14
  • 8 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Le Freak

      Chic
    • -
    • 1
    • 14
      • -
      • 1
      • 14
  • 9 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Long Stroke

      ADC Band
    • -
    • 6
    • 14
      • -
      • 6
      • 14
  • 10 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Free Me From My Freedom/Tie Me To A Tree (Handcuff Me)

      Bonnie Pointer
    • -
    • 10
    • 12
      • -
      • 10
      • 12
  • 11 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shake Your Groove Thing

      Peaches & Herb
    • -
    • 11
    • 13
      • -
      • 11
      • 13
  • 12 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Is It Still Good To Ya

      Ashford & Simpson
    • -
    • 12
    • 8
      • -
      • 12
      • 8
  • 13 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Every 1's A Winner

      Hot Chocolate
    • -
    • 13
    • 10
      • -
      • 13
      • 10
  • 14 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • It's All The Way Live

      Lakeside
    • -
    • 14
    • 10
      • -
      • 14
      • 10
  • 15 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Holy Ghost

      Barkays
    • -
    • 15
    • 7
      • -
      • 15
      • 7
  • 16 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Vibration

      Joe Simon
    • -
    • 16
    • 9
      • -
      • 16
      • 9
  • 17 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Never Had A Love Like This Before

      Tavares
    • -
    • 17
    • 9
      • -
      • 17
      • 9
  • 18 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Now That We Found Love

      Third World
    • -
    • 18
    • 11
      • -
      • 18
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 19 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Don't Live Here Anymore

      Rose Royce
    • -
    • 5
    • 13
      • -
      • 5
      • 13
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Producer(s):

N.Whitfield, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Whitfield/Unknown

  • 20 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Take That To The Bank

      Shalamar
    • -
    • 11
    • 14
      • -
      • 11
      • 14
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Producer(s):

D.Griffey, L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 21 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm Every Woman

      Chaka Khan
    • -
    • 1
    • 16
      • -
      • 1
      • 16
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Producer(s):

A.Mardin, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 22 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Stepped Into My Life

      Melba Moore
    • -
    • 17
    • 14
      • -
      • 17
      • 14
  • 23 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Too Much Heaven

      Bee Gees
    • -
    • 23
    • 8
      • -
      • 23
      • 8
  • 24 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Don't Hold Back

      Chanson
    • -
    • 8
    • 18
      • -
      • 8
      • 18
  • 25 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Midnight Girl

      Lenny Williams
    • -
    • 20
    • 13
      • -
      • 20
      • 13
  • 26 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Bustin' Loose

      Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers
    • -
    • 26
    • 6
      • -
      • 26
      • 6
  • 27 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Angel Dust

      Gil Scott-Heron
    • -
    • 15
    • 14
      • -
      • 15
      • 14
  • 28 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Insane

      Cameo
    • -
    • 28
    • 7
      • -
      • 28
      • 7
  • 29 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Changes

      Mother's Finest
    • -
    • 29
    • 9
      • -
      • 29
      • 9
  • 30 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • We Both Deserve Each Others Love

      LTD
    • -
    • 19
    • 12
      • -
      • 19
      • 12
  • 31 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Ever Ready Love

      The Temptations
    • -
    • 31
    • 9
      • -
      • 31
      • 9
  • 32 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Is

      Vernon Burch
    • -
    • 32
    • 11
      • -
      • 32
      • 11
  • 33 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Wonder Worm

      Captain Sky
    • -
    • 33
    • 8
      • -
      • 33
      • 8
  • 34 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Livin' It Up (Friday Night)

      Bell & James
    • -
    • 34
    • 10
      • -
      • 34
      • 10
  • 35 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Zeke The Freak

      Isaac Hayes
    • -
    • 35
    • 6
      • -
      • 35
      • 6
  • 37 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Your Sweetness Is My Weakness

      Barry White
    • -
    • 2
    • 19
      • -
      • 2
      • 19
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Producer(s):

T.Rundgren, A.Schmitt, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

20th Century/Unknown

  • 38 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • H.e.l.p.

      Four Tops
    • -
    • 38
    • 9
      • -
      • 38
      • 9
  • 39 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • GIVING UP,GIVING IN

      The Three Degrees
    • -
    • 39
    • 9
      • -
      • 39
      • 9
  • 40 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Too Late

      Mandrill
    • -
    • 40
    • 7
      • -
      • 40
      • 7
  • 42 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Dig A Little Deeper

      Latimore
    • -
    • 42
    • 8
      • -
      • 42
      • 8
  • 43 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • One Nation Under A Groove

      Funkadelic
    • -
    • 1
    • 23
      • -
      • 1
      • 23
  • 44 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • What's Your Sign Girl

      Danny Pearson
    • -
    • 44
    • 8
      • -
      • 44
      • 8
  • 45 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)

      Sylvester
    • -