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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of November 17, 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 November 17, 1979

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  • 1
    • Ladies Night

      Kool & The Gang
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 2
    • Still

      Commodores
    • 2
    • 2
    • 7
      • 2
      • 2
      • 7
  • 3
    • I Wanna Be Your Lover

      Prince
    • 5
    • 3
    • 9
      • 5
      • 3
      • 9
  • 5
    • Do You Love What You Feel

      Rufus And Chaka Khan
    • 6
    • 5
    • 6
      • 6
      • 5
      • 6
  • 6
    • I Just Can't Control Myself

      Nature's Divine
    • 7
    • 6
    • 10
      • 7
      • 6
      • 10
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Producer(s):

M.Stokes, L.Smith, B.Carter

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA/Unknown

  • 7
    • (Not Just) Knee Deep - Part 1

      Funkadelic
    • 3
    • 1
    • 13
      • 3
      • 1
      • 13
  • 8
    • Rapper's Delight

      Sugarhill Gang
    • 14
    • 8
    • 6
      • 14
      • 8
      • 6
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Producer(s):

Sugar Hill Gang, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sugar Hill/Unknown

  • 9
    • Rise

      Herb Alpert
    • 8
    • 4
    • 16
      • 8
      • 4
      • 16
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Producer(s):

H.Alpert, R.Badazz, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M/Unknown

  • 10
    • Move Your Boogie Body

      Bar-Kays
    • 16
    • 10
    • 5
      • 16
      • 10
      • 5
  • 11
    • I Call Your Name

      Switch
    • 12
    • 11
    • 7
      • 12
      • 11
      • 7
  • 12
    • Don't Let Go

      Isaac Hayes
    • 13
    • 12
    • 10
      • 13
      • 12
      • 10
  • 13
    • Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough

      Michael Jackson
    • 9
    • 1
    • 17
      • 9
      • 1
      • 17
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 14
    • Break My Heart

      David Ruffin
    • 10
    • 9
    • 14
      • 10
      • 9
      • 14
  • 15
    • So Good,so Right

      Brenda Russell
    • 15
    • 15
    • 13
      • 15
      • 15
      • 13
  • 16
    • I Do Love You

      GQ
    • 11
    • 5
    • 8
      • 11
      • 5
      • 8
  • 17
    • Ego Tripping Out

      Marvin Gaye
    • 20
    • 17
    • 5
      • 20
      • 17
      • 5
  • 18
    • Rock With You

      Michael Jackson
    • 46
    • 18
    • 3
      • 46
      • 18
      • 3
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 20
    • Glide

      Pleasure
    • 25
    • 20
    • 7
      • 25
      • 20
      • 7
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Producer(s):

M.McClain, P.Kaffel, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fantasy/Unknown

  • 21
    • Dim All The Lights

      Donna Summer
    • 21
    • 13
    • 12
      • 21
      • 13
      • 12
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Producer(s):

G.Moroder, P.Belotte, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/Unknown

  • 22
    • A Song For Donny

      The Whispers
    • 26
    • 22
    • 6
      • 26
      • 22
      • 6
  • 23
    • Rrrrrrock

      Foxy
    • 22
    • 22
    • 10
      • 22
      • 22
      • 10
  • 24
    • In The Stone

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 24
    • 24
    • 6
      • 24
      • 24
      • 6
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Producer(s):

M.White, D.Foster, A.Willis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arc/Columbia/Unknown

  • 25
    • Send One Your Love

      Stevie Wonder
    • 45
    • 25
    • 2
      • 45
      • 25
      • 2
  • 27
    • The Second Time Around

      Shalamar
    • 31
    • 27
    • 8
      • 31
      • 27
      • 8
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Producer(s):

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 28
    • Stranger

      LTD
    • 36
    • 28
    • 6
      • 36
      • 28
      • 6
  • 29
    • You're Something Special

      5 Special
    • 29
    • 29
    • 8
      • 29
      • 29
      • 8
  • 30
    • Love Gun

      Rick James
    • 44
    • 30
    • 3
      • 44
      • 30
      • 3
  • 31
    • I Just Want To Be

      Cameo
    • 18
    • 3
    • 21
      • 18
      • 3
      • 21
  • 32
    • I Betcha Didn't Know That

      KC And The Sunshine Band
    • 32
    • 25
    • 12
      • 32
      • 25
      • 12
  • 33
    • I Found Love

      Deniece Williams
    • 37
    • 33
    • 7
      • 37
      • 33
      • 7
  • 34
    • You Get Me Hot

      Jimmy 'Bo' Horne
    • 19
    • 18
    • 13
      • 19
      • 18
      • 13
  • 35
    • Body Language

      The Spinners
    • 35
    • 35
    • 7
      • 35
      • 35
      • 7
  • 36
    • Mellow,mellow Right On

      Lowrell
    • 41
    • 36
    • 7
      • 41
      • 36
      • 7
  • 37
    • Roller-Skatin' Mate (Part I)

      Peaches & Herb
    • 42
    • 37
    • 4
      • 42
      • 37
      • 4
  • 38
    • Strategy

      Archie Bell & The Drells
    • 23
    • 21
    • 15
      • 23
      • 21
      • 15
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 39
    • I Don't Want To Be A Freak (But I Can't Help Myself)

      Dynasty
    • 40
    • 39
    • 8