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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 27, 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 27, 1979

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

      Parliament
    • -
    • 1
    • 8
      • -
      • 1
      • 8
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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
    • 11
      • -
      • 1
      • 11
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm So Into You

      Peabo Bryson
    • -
    • 3
    • 10
      • -
      • 3
      • 10
  • 4 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Get Down

      Gene Chandler
    • -
    • 3
    • 14
      • -
      • 3
      • 14
  • 5 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Got To Be Real

      Cheryl Lynn
    • -
    • 1
    • 21
      • -
      • 1
      • 21
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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
    • 16
      • -
      • 6
      • 16
  • 7 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Le Freak

      Chic
    • -
    • 1
    • 15
      • -
      • 1
      • 15
  • 8 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shake Your Groove Thing

      Peaches & Herb
    • -
    • 8
    • 14
      • -
      • 8
      • 14
  • 9 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Every 1's A Winner

      Hot Chocolate
    • -
    • 9
    • 11
      • -
      • 9
      • 11
  • 10 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • It's All The Way Live

      Lakeside
    • -
    • 10
    • 11
      • -
      • 10
      • 11
  • 11 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Holy Ghost

      Barkays
    • -
    • 11
    • 8
      • -
      • 11
      • 8
  • 12 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Is It Still Good To Ya

      Ashford & Simpson
    • -
    • 12
    • 9
      • -
      • 12
      • 9
  • 13 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Never Had A Love Like This Before

      Tavares
    • -
    • 13
    • 10
      • -
      • 13
      • 10
  • 14 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Now That We Found Love

      Third World
    • -
    • 14
    • 12
      • -
      • 14
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 15 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Vibration

      Joe Simon
    • -
    • 15
    • 10
      • -
      • 15
      • 10
  • 16 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Free Me From My Freedom/Tie Me To A Tree (Handcuff Me)

      Bonnie Pointer
    • -
    • 10
    • 13
      • -
      • 10
      • 13
  • 17 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Don't Know If It's Right

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • -
    • 7
    • 15
      • -
      • 7
      • 15
  • 18 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Too Much Heaven

      Bee Gees
    • -
    • 18
    • 9
      • -
      • 18
      • 9
  • 19 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Bustin' Loose

      Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers
    • -
    • 19
    • 7
      • -
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Long Stroke

      ADC Band
    • -
    • 6
    • 15
      • -
      • 6
      • 15
  • 21 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm Every Woman

      Chaka Khan
    • -
    • 1
    • 17
      • -
      • 1
      • 17
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Producer(s):

A.Mardin, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 22 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Insane

      Cameo
    • -
    • 22
    • 8
      • -
      • 22
      • 8
  • 23 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Take That To The Bank

      Shalamar
    • -
    • 11
    • 15
      • -
      • 11
      • 15
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Producer(s):

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 24 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Livin' It Up (Friday Night)

      Bell & James
    • -
    • 24
    • 11
      • -
      • 24
      • 11
  • 25 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Zeke The Freak

      Isaac Hayes
    • -
    • 25
    • 7
      • -
      • 25
      • 7
  • 26 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Stepped Into My Life

      Melba Moore
    • -
    • 17
    • 15
      • -
      • 17
      • 15
  • 27 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Don't Live Here Anymore

      Rose Royce
    • -
    • 5
    • 14
      • -
      • 5
      • 14
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Producer(s):

N.Whitfield, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Whitfield/Unknown

  • 28 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Changes

      Mother's Finest
    • -
    • 28
    • 10
      • -
      • 28
      • 10
  • 29 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Don't Hold Back

      Chanson
    • -
    • 8
    • 19
      • -
      • 8
      • 19
  • 30 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Midnight Girl

      Lenny Williams
    • -
    • 20
    • 14
      • -
      • 20
      • 14
  • 31 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Ever Ready Love

      The Temptations
    • -
    • 31
    • 10
      • -
      • 31
      • 10
  • 32 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Is

      Vernon Burch
    • -
    • 32
    • 12
      • -
      • 32
      • 12
  • 33 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Wonder Worm

      Captain Sky
    • -
    • 33
    • 9
      • -
      • 33
      • 9
  • 34 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Angel Dust

      Gil Scott-Heron
    • -
    • 15
    • 15
      • -
      • 15
      • 15
  • 35 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)

      Sylvester
    • -
    • 35
    • 6
      • -
      • 35
      • 6
  • 37 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • What's Your Sign Girl

      Danny Pearson
    • -
    • 37
    • 9
      • -
      • 37
      • 9
  • 38 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • H.e.l.p.

      Four Tops
    • -
    • 38
    • 10
      • -
      • 38
      • 10
  • 39 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Too Late

      Mandrill
    • -
    • 39
    • 8
      • -
      • 39
      • 8
  • 40 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Can Do It

      Dobie Gray
    • -
    • 40
    • 7
      • -
      • 40
      • 7
  • 41 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shoot Me (With Your Love)

      Tasha Thomas
    • -
    • 41
    • 7
      • -
      • 41
      • 7
  • 42 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Dig A Little Deeper

      Latimore
    • -
    • 42
    • 9
      • -
      • 42
      • 9
  • 43 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • GIVING UP,GIVING IN

      The Three Degrees
    • -
    • 39
    • 10
      • -
      • 39
      • 10
  • 44 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl)

      Instant Funk
    • -
    • 44
    • 4
      • -
      • 44
      • 4
  • 45