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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 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 October 27, 1979

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  • 1
    • (Not Just) Knee Deep - Part 1

      Funkadelic
    • 1
    • 1
    • 10
      • 1
      • 1
      • 10
  • 2
    • Ladies Night

      Kool & The Gang
    • 3
    • 2
    • 8
      • 3
      • 2
      • 8
  • 3
    • Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough

      Michael Jackson
    • 2
    • 1
    • 14
      • 2
      • 1
      • 14
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 4
    • Rise

      Herb Alpert
    • 4
    • 4
    • 13
      • 4
      • 4
      • 13
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Producer(s):

H.Alpert, R.Badazz, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M/Unknown

  • 5
    • Still

      Commodores
    • 21
    • 5
    • 4
      • 21
      • 5
      • 4
  • 6
    • I Just Want To Be

      Cameo
    • 5
    • 3
    • 18
      • 5
      • 3
      • 18
  • 7
    • I Do Love You

      GQ
    • 6
    • 5
    • 5
      • 6
      • 5
      • 5
  • 9
    • Break My Heart

      David Ruffin
    • 9
    • 9
    • 11
      • 9
      • 9
      • 11
  • 10
    • I Just Can't Control Myself

      Nature's Divine
    • 13
    • 10
    • 7
      • 13
      • 10
      • 7
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Producer(s):

M.Stokes, L.Smith, B.Carter

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA/Unknown

  • 11
    • Firecracker

      Mass Production
    • 8
    • 4
    • 19
      • 8
      • 4
      • 19
  • 12
    • Found A Cure

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 7
    • 2
    • 17
      • 7
      • 2
      • 17
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Producer(s):

J.Musso, V.Simpson, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 13
    • Dim All The Lights

      Donna Summer
    • 16
    • 13
    • 9
      • 16
      • 13
      • 9
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Producer(s):

G.Moroder, P.Belotte, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/Unknown

  • 15
    • Sing A Happy Song

      The O'Jays
    • 10
    • 7
    • 13
      • 10
      • 7
      • 13
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 16
    • I Wanna Be Your Lover

      Prince
    • 27
    • 16
    • 6
      • 27
      • 16
      • 6
  • 17
    • So Good,so Right

      Brenda Russell
    • 19
    • 17
    • 10
      • 19
      • 17
      • 10
  • 18
    • Come Go With Me

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 14
    • 14
    • 9
      • 14
      • 14
      • 9
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 19
    • You Get Me Hot

      Jimmy 'Bo' Horne
    • 23
    • 19
    • 10
      • 23
      • 19
      • 10
  • 20
    • Lover And Friend

      Minnie Riperton
    • 20
    • 20
    • 10
      • 20
      • 20
      • 10
  • 21
    • Strategy

      Archie Bell & The Drells
    • 22
    • 21
    • 12
      • 22
      • 21
      • 12
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 22
    • Don't Let Go

      Isaac Hayes
    • 26
    • 22
    • 7
      • 26
      • 22
      • 7
  • 23
    • I Call Your Name

      Switch
    • 45
    • 23
    • 4
      • 45
      • 23
      • 4
  • 24
    • Do You Love What You Feel

      Rufus And Chaka Khan
    • 48
    • 24
    • 3
      • 48
      • 24
      • 3
  • 25
    • I Betcha Didn't Know That

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 25
    • 25
    • 9
      • 25
      • 25
      • 9
  • 26
    • Rrrrrrock

      Foxy
    • 32
    • 26
    • 7
      • 32
      • 26
      • 7
  • 27
    • More Than One Way To Love A Woman

      Raydio
    • 28
    • 27
    • 9
      • 28
      • 27
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

R.Parker, Jr.

Producer(s):

R.Parker,Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 29
    • It's A Disco Night (Rock Don't Stop)

      The Isley Brothers
    • 29
    • 27
    • 8
      • 29
      • 27
      • 8
  • 30
    • Doin' The Dog

      Creme D'Cocoa
    • 37
    • 30
    • 6
      • 37
      • 30
      • 6
  • 31
    • Is It Love You're After

      Rose Royce
    • 31
    • 31
    • 8
      • 31
      • 31
      • 8
  • 32
    • (Let Me Put) Love On Your Mind

      ConFunkShun
    • 24
    • 24
    • 9
      • 24
      • 24
      • 9
  • 33
    • Sail On

      Commodores
    • 11
    • 8
    • 11
      • 11
      • 8
      • 11
  • 34
    • Street Life

      The Crusaders
    • 30
    • 17
    • 14
      • 30
      • 17
      • 14
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Producer(s):

W.Felder, Stix Hooper, J.Sample

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA/Unknown

  • 35
    • Ladies Only

      Aretha Franklin
    • 33
    • 33
    • 10
      • 33
      • 33
      • 10
  • 36
    • Come To Me

      France Joli
    • 44
    • 36
    • 6
      • 44
      • 36
      • 6
  • 37
    • After The Love Has Gone

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 18
    • 2
    • 17
      • 18
      • 2
      • 17
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Producer(s):

M.White, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arc/Columbia/Unknown

  • 38
    • Ready For Your Love

      Chapter 8
    • 40
    • 38
    • 10
      • 40
      • 38
      • 10
  • 39
    • (ooh-wee)she's Killing Me

      Johnnie Taylor
    • 47
    • 39
    • 6