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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of July 14, 1979

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

This week’s most popular R&B/Hip-Hop songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music. Songs are defined as current if they are newly-released titles, or songs receiving widespread airplay and/or sales activity for […]

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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of July 14, 1979

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  • 3
    • Boogie Wonderland

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 2
    • 2
    • 9
      • 2
      • 2
      • 9
  • 5
    • You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else

      The Jones Girls
    • 6
    • 5
    • 10
      • 6
      • 5
      • 10
  • 6
    • Turn Off The Lights

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 8
    • 6
    • 6
      • 8
      • 6
      • 6
  • 8
    • Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now

      McFadden & Whitehead
    • 3
    • 1
    • 15
      • 3
      • 1
      • 15
  • 9
    • I Wanna Be With You

      The Isley Brothers
    • 7
    • 1
    • 14
      • 7
      • 1
      • 14
  • 10
    • Do You Wanna Go Party

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 9
    • 8
    • 16
      • 9
      • 8
      • 16
  • 11
    • Let Me Be Good To You

      Lou Rawls
    • 11
    • 11
    • 13
      • 11
      • 11
      • 13
  • 13
    • What Cha Gonna Do With My Lovin'

      Stephanie Mills
    • 17
    • 13
    • 12
      • 17
      • 13
      • 12
  • 14
    • I'm A Sucker For Your Love

      Teena Marie
    • 19
    • 14
    • 9
      • 19
      • 14
      • 9
  • 15
    • Music Box

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 15
    • 15
    • 8
      • 15
      • 15
      • 8
  • 16
    • It's Too Funky In Here

      James Brown
    • 18
    • 16
    • 8
      • 18
      • 16
      • 8
  • 17
    • Memory Lane

      Minnie Riperton
    • 16
    • 16
    • 12
      • 16
      • 16
      • 12
  • 21
    • When You Wake Up Tomorrow

      Candi Staton
    • 26
    • 21
    • 7
      • 26
      • 21
      • 7
  • 22
    • Why Leave Us Alone

      Five Special
    • 28
    • 22
    • 10
      • 28
      • 22
      • 10
  • 26
    • Anybody Wanna Party

      Gloria Gaynor
    • 20
    • 16
    • 11
      • 20
      • 16
      • 11
  • 29
    • Crank It Up (Funk Town) Pt. 1

      Peter Brown
    • 40
    • 29
    • 5
      • 40
      • 29
      • 5
  • 30
    • I'll Never Love This Way Again

      Dionne Warwick
    • 39
    • 30
    • 7
      • 39
      • 30
      • 7
  • 32
    • Jam Fan (Hot)

      Bootsy's Rubber Band
    • 22
    • 13
    • 11
      • 22
      • 13
      • 11
  • 36
    • Can't Say Goodbye

      Bobby Caldwell
    • 36
    • 36
    • 7
      • 36
      • 36
      • 7
  • 37
    • Light My Fire/137 Disco Heaven

      Amii Stewart
    • 47
    • 37
    • 6
      • 47
      • 37
      • 6
  • 39
    • Doing The Loop De Loop

      Lenny Williams
    • 50
    • 39
    • 5
      • 50
      • 39
      • 5
  • 40
    • How Could You Break My Heart

      Bobby Womack
    • 43
    • 40
    • 7
      • 43
      • 40
      • 7
  • 42
    • I've Got The Next Dance

      Deniece Williams
    • 51
    • 42
    • 7
      • 51
      • 42
      • 7
  • 43
    • Can't Do Without Love

      The Whispers
    • 45
    • 43
    • 7
      • 45
      • 43
      • 7
  • 44
    • After The Love Has Gone

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 64
    • 44
    • 2
      • 64
      • 44
      • 2
  • 45
    • Don't Give It Up

      Linda Clifford
    • 30
    • 15
    • 11
      • 30
      • 15
      • 11
  • 48
    • Where Do We Go From Here

      Enchantment
    • 62
    • 48
    • 4
      • 62
      • 48
      • 4
  • 51
    • Lead Me On

      Maxine Nightingale
    • 60
    • 51
    • 8
      • 60
      • 51
      • 8
  • 52
    • Heaven Must Have Sent You

      Bonnie Pointer
    • 54
    • 52
    • 10
      • 54
      • 52
      • 10
  • 53
    • Ridin' High

      Parlet
    • 49
    • 49