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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of July 21, 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 21, 1979

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  • 1
    • Bad Girls

      Donna Summer
    • 2
    • 1
    • 8
      • 2
      • 1
      • 8
  • 2
    • Good Times

      Chic
    • 7
    • 2
    • 5
      • 7
      • 2
      • 5
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Producer(s):

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

  • 3
    • Turn Off The Lights

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 6
    • 3
    • 7
      • 6
      • 3
      • 7
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 5
    • You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else

      The Jones Girls
    • 5
    • 5
    • 11
      • 5
      • 5
      • 11
  • 7
    • Boogie Wonderland

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 3
    • 2
    • 10
      • 3
      • 2
      • 10
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Producer(s):

M.White, A.McKay, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arc/Columbia/Unknown

  • 8
    • Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now

      McFadden & Whitehead
    • 8
    • 1
    • 16
      • 8
      • 1
      • 16
  • 9
    • Do You Wanna Go Party

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 10
    • 8
    • 17
      • 10
      • 8
      • 17
  • 10
    • I'm A Sucker For Your Love

      Teena Marie
    • 14
    • 10
    • 10
      • 14
      • 10
      • 10
  • 11
    • Let Me Be Good To You

      Lou Rawls
    • 11
    • 11
    • 14
      • 11
      • 11
      • 14
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 12
    • What Cha Gonna Do With My Lovin'

      Stephanie Mills
    • 13
    • 12
    • 13
      • 13
      • 12
      • 13
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Producer(s):

J.Mtume, R.Lucas, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

20th Century/Unknown

  • 13
    • I Wanna Be With You

      The Isley Brothers
    • 9
    • 1
    • 15
      • 9
      • 1
      • 15
  • 14
    • Music Box

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 15
    • 14
    • 9
      • 15
      • 14
      • 9
  • 15
    • It's Too Funky In Here

      James Brown
    • 16
    • 15
    • 9
      • 16
      • 15
      • 9
  • 16
    • Memory Lane

      Minnie Riperton
    • 17
    • 16
    • 13
      • 17
      • 16
      • 13
  • 17
    • When You Wake Up Tomorrow

      Candi Staton
    • 21
    • 17
    • 8
      • 21
      • 17
      • 8
  • 18
    • Why Leave Us Alone

      Five Special
    • 22
    • 18
    • 11
      • 22
      • 18
      • 11
  • 19
    • Best Beat In Town

      Switch
    • 23
    • 19
    • 9
      • 23
      • 19
      • 9
  • 20
    • First Time Around

      Skyy
    • 20
    • 20
    • 10
      • 20
      • 20
      • 10
  • 21
    • Dance "n" Sing "n"

      LTD
    • 25
    • 21
    • 6
      • 25
      • 21
      • 6
  • 22
    • The Boss

      Diana Ross
    • 27
    • 22
    • 7
      • 27
      • 22
      • 7
  • 24
    • Crank It Up (Funk Town) Pt. 1

      Peter Brown
    • 29
    • 24
    • 6
      • 29
      • 24
      • 6
  • 25
    • If You Want It

      Niteflyte
    • 24
    • 21
    • 13
      • 24
      • 21
      • 13
  • 26
    • I'll Never Love This Way Again

      Dionne Warwick
    • 30
    • 26
    • 8
      • 30
      • 26
      • 8
  • 27
    • Shake

      The Gap Band
    • 18
    • 4
    • 17
      • 18
      • 4
      • 17
  • 28
    • Radiation Level

      The Sundays
    • 31
    • 28
    • 9
      • 31
      • 28
      • 9
  • 29
    • H.a.p.p.y.radio

      Edwin Starr
    • 35
    • 29
    • 8
      • 35
      • 29
      • 8
  • 30
    • After The Love Has Gone

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 44
    • 30
    • 3
      • 44
      • 30
      • 3
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Producer(s):

M.White, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arc/Columbia/Unknown

  • 31
    • Anybody Wanna Party

      Gloria Gaynor
    • 26
    • 16
    • 12
      • 26
      • 16
      • 12
  • 32
    • Hot Stuff

      Donna Summer
    • 12
    • 3
    • 13
      • 12
      • 3
      • 13
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Producer(s):

G.Moroder, P.Belotte, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca

  • 33
    • Doing The Loop De Loop

      Lenny Williams
    • 39
    • 33
    • 6
      • 39
      • 33
      • 6
  • 34
    • Sorry

      Natalie Cole
    • 38
    • 34
    • 8
      • 38
      • 34
      • 8
  • 35
    • I've Got The Next Dance

      Deniece Williams
    • 42
    • 35
    • 8
      • 42
      • 35
      • 8
  • 36
    • Light My Fire/137 Disco Heaven

      Amii Stewart
    • 37
    • 36
    • 7
      • 37
      • 36
      • 7
  • 37
    • Firecracker

      Mass Production
    • 46
    • 37
    • 5
      • 46
      • 37
      • 5
  • 38
    • I Just Want To Be

      Cameo
    • 50
    • 38
    • 4
      • 50
      • 38
      • 4
  • 40
    • Super Sweet

      Wardell Piper
    • 47
    • 40
    • 6
      • 47
      • 40
      • 6
  • 41
    • Crying

      Instant Funk
    • 41
    • 41
    • 7
      • 41
      • 41
      • 7
  • 42
    • Where Do We Go From Here

      Enchantment
    • 48
    • 42
    • 5
      • 48
      • 42
      • 5
  • 43
    • Dr. Rock

      Captain Sky
    • 49
    • 43
    • 6
      • 49
      • 43
      • 6
  • 44
    • We Are Family

      Sister Sledge
    • 19
    • 1
    • 12
      • 19
      • 1
      • 12
  • 45
    • Can't Say Goodbye

      Bobby Caldwell
    • 36
    • 36
    • 8
      • 36
      • 36
      • 8
  • 47
    • Motown Review

      Philly Cream
    • 57
    • 47
    • 4
      • 57
      • 47
      • 4
  • 48
    • Tonight's The Night (Good Time)

      Kleeer
    • 58
    • 48
    • 4
      • 58
      • 48
      • 4
  • 49
    • Love Will Bring Us Back Together

      Roy Ayers
    • 59
    • 49
    • 4
      • 59
      • 49
      • 4
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