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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of February 24, 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 February 24, 1979

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  • 1 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Bustin' Loose

      Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers
    • -
    • 1
    • 11
      • -
      • 1
      • 11
  • 2 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)

      Parliament
    • -
    • 1
    • 12
      • -
      • 1
      • 12
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Producer(s):

G.Clinton, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/Unknown

  • 3 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm So Into You

      Peabo Bryson
    • -
    • 2
    • 14
      • -
      • 2
      • 14
  • 4 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • It's All The Way Live

      Lakeside
    • -
    • 4
    • 15
      • -
      • 4
      • 15
  • 5 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Never Had A Love Like This Before

      Tavares
    • -
    • 5
    • 14
      • -
      • 5
      • 14
  • 6 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shake Your Groove Thing

      Peaches & Herb
    • -
    • 6
    • 18
      • -
      • 6
      • 18
  • 7 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • September

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • -
    • 1
    • 15
      • -
      • 1
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

M.White, A.McKay, A.Willis

Producer(s):

M.White

Imprint/Promotion Label:

ARC/Columbia/Legacy

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 8 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Every 1's A Winner

      Hot Chocolate
    • -
    • 7
    • 15
      • -
      • 7
      • 15
  • 9 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Now That We Found Love

      Third World
    • -
    • 9
    • 16
      • -
      • 9
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 10 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl)

      Instant Funk
    • -
    • 10
    • 8
      • -
      • 10
      • 8
  • 11 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Livin' It Up (Friday Night)

      Bell & James
    • -
    • 11
    • 15
      • -
      • 11
      • 15
  • 12 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Holy Ghost

      Barkays
    • -
    • 9
    • 12
      • -
      • 9
      • 12
  • 13 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Will Survive

      Gloria Gaynor
    • -
    • 13
    • 8
      • -
      • 13
      • 8
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 14 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Oh Honey

      Delegation
    • -
    • 14
    • 8
      • -
      • 14
      • 8
  • 15 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Dancin'

      Grey & Hanks
    • -
    • 15
    • 6
      • -
      • 15
      • 6
  • 16 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • What's Your Sign Girl

      Danny Pearson
    • -
    • 16
    • 13
      • -
      • 16
      • 13
  • 17 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Hang It Up

      Patrice Rushen
    • -
    • 17
    • 11
      • -
      • 17
      • 11
  • 18 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Somewhere In My Lifetime

      Phyllis Hyman
    • -
    • 18
    • 10
      • -
      • 18
      • 10
  • 19 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Heaven Knows

      Donna Summer With Brooklyn Dreams
    • -
    • 19
    • 6
      • -
      • 19
      • 6
  • 20 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)

      Sylvester
    • -
    • 20
    • 10
      • -
      • 20
      • 10
  • 21 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Contact

      Edwin Starr
    • -
    • 21
    • 6
      • -
      • 21
      • 6
  • 22 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Fire

      The Pointer Sisters
    • -
    • 22
    • 6
      • -
      • 22
      • 6
  • 23 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • What You Won't Do For Love

      Bobby Caldwell
    • -
    • 6
    • 20
      • -
      • 6
      • 20
  • 24 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • He's The Greatest Dancer

      Sister Sledge
    • -
    • 24
    • 5
      • -
      • 24
      • 5
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Producer(s):

B.Edwards, C.Mims,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cotillion/Unknown

  • 25 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Get Down

      Gene Chandler
    • -
    • 3
    • 18
      • -
      • 3
      • 18
  • 26 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

      Rod Stewart
    • -
    • 26
    • 5
      • -
      • 26
      • 5
  • 27 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Too Much Heaven

      Bee Gees
    • -
    • 10
    • 13
      • -
      • 10
      • 13
  • 28 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Keep It Together (Declaration Of Love)

      Rufus
    • -
    • 28
    • 6
      • -
      • 28
      • 6
  • 29 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Le Freak

      Chic
    • -
    • 1
    • 19
      • -
      • 1
      • 19
  • 30 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'll Dance

      Barkays
    • -
    • 26
    • 10
      • -
      • 26
      • 10
  • 31 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Wanna Be Closer

      Switch
    • -
    • 31
    • 5
      • -
      • 31
      • 5
  • 32 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shoot Me (With Your Love)

      Tasha Thomas
    • -
    • 25
    • 11
      • -
      • 25
      • 11
  • 33 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Vibration

      Joe Simon
    • -
    • 15
    • 14
      • -
      • 15
      • 14
  • 34 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Pops, We Love You (A Tribute To Father)

      Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson & Stevie Wonder
    • -
    • 34
    • 5
      • -
      • 34
      • 5
  • 35 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Don't Know If It's Right

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • -
    • 7
    • 19
      • -
      • 7
      • 19
  • 36 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)

      The Jacksons
    • -
    • 36
    • 5
      • -
      • 36
      • 5
  • 37 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Free Me From My Freedom/Tie Me To A Tree (Handcuff Me)

      Bonnie Pointer
    • -
    • 10
    • 17
      • -
      • 10
      • 17
  • 38 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Changes

      Mother's Finest
    • -
    • 26
    • 14
      • -
      • 26
      • 14
  • 39 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Zeke The Freak

      Isaac Hayes
    • -
    • 19
    • 11
      • -
      • 19
      • 11
  • 40 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • At Midnight

      T-Connection