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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 22, 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 December 22, 1979

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  • 1
    • Do You Love What You Feel

      Rufus And Chaka Khan
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 2
    • Rock With You

      Michael Jackson
    • 4
    • 2
    • 8
      • 4
      • 2
      • 8
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 3
    • Move Your Boogie Body

      Bar-Kays
    • 3
    • 3
    • 10
      • 3
      • 3
      • 10
  • 4
    • I Wanna Be Your Lover

      Prince
    • 2
    • 1
    • 14
      • 2
      • 1
      • 14
  • 5
    • Rapper's Delight

      Sugarhill Gang
    • 5
    • 4
    • 11
      • 5
      • 4
      • 11
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Producer(s):

Sugar Hill Gang, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sugar Hill/Unknown

  • 6
    • Send One Your Love

      Stevie Wonder
    • 8
    • 6
    • 7
      • 8
      • 6
      • 7
  • 7
    • Ladies Night

      Kool & The Gang
    • 6
    • 1
    • 16
      • 6
      • 1
      • 16
  • 8
    • Still

      Commodores
    • 7
    • 1
    • 12
      • 7
      • 1
      • 12
  • 10
    • Peanut Butter

      Twennynine Featuring Lenny White
    • 17
    • 10
    • 9
      • 17
      • 10
      • 9
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Producer(s):

L.Dunn, L.White, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/Unknown

  • 11
    • Glide

      Pleasure
    • 10
    • 10
    • 12
      • 10
      • 10
      • 12
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Producer(s):

M.McClain, P.Kaffel, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fantasy/Unknown

  • 12
    • You Know How To Love Me

      Phyllis Hyman
    • 12
    • 12
    • 10
      • 12
      • 12
      • 10
  • 13
    • Sparkle

      Cameo
    • 15
    • 13
    • 9
      • 15
      • 13
      • 9
  • 14
    • Gimme Some Time

      Natalie Cole And Peabo Bryson
    • 16
    • 14
    • 5
      • 16
      • 14
      • 5
  • 15
    • Just A Touch Of Love

      Slave
    • 19
    • 15
    • 10
      • 19
      • 15
      • 10
  • 16
    • Stranger

      LTD
    • 14
    • 14
    • 11
      • 14
      • 14
      • 11
  • 17
    • Don't Let Go

      Isaac Hayes
    • 11
    • 11
    • 15
      • 11
      • 11
      • 15
  • 18
    • Forever Mine

      The O'Jays
    • 40
    • 18
    • 4
      • 40
      • 18
      • 4
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 19
    • Nobody Knows

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 20
    • 19
    • 7
      • 20
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20
    • The Second Time Around

      Shalamar
    • 25
    • 20
    • 13
      • 25
      • 20
      • 13
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Producer(s):

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 21
    • No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)

      Barbra Streisand/Donna Summer
    • 22
    • 21
    • 8
      • 22
      • 21
      • 8
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Producer(s):

G.Klein, P.Jabara, B.Roberts

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

  • 22
    • Haven't You Heard

      Patrice Rushen
    • 26
    • 22
    • 7
      • 26
      • 22
      • 7
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Producer(s):

C.Mims,Jr., P.Rushen, R.Andrews

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/Unknown

  • 23
    • Love Gun

      Rick James
    • 13
    • 13
    • 8
      • 13
      • 13
      • 8
  • 24
    • I Call Your Name

      Switch
    • 18
    • 10
    • 12
      • 18
      • 10
      • 12
  • 25
    • Deja Vu

      Dionne Warwick
    • 27
    • 25
    • 9
      • 27
      • 25
      • 9
  • 26
    • Ego Tripping Out

      Marvin Gaye
    • 24
    • 17
    • 10
      • 24
      • 17
      • 10
  • 27
    • It's My House

      Diana Ross
    • 28
    • 27
    • 7
      • 28
      • 27
      • 7
  • 28
    • I Just Can't Control Myself

      Nature's Divine
    • 21
    • 6
    • 15
      • 21
      • 6
      • 15
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Producer(s):

M.Stokes, L.Smith, B.Carter

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA/Unknown

  • 29
    • Steppin' (Out)

      The Gap Band
    • 54
    • 29
    • 4
      • 54
      • 29
      • 4
  • 31
    • I Want You For Myself

      George Duke
    • 35
    • 31
    • 7
      • 35
      • 31
      • 7
  • 32
    • Pull My Strings

      Lakeside
    • 36
    • 32
    • 7
      • 36
      • 32
      • 7
  • 33
    • A Song For Donny

      The Whispers
    • 29
    • 21
    • 11
      • 29
      • 21
      • 11
  • 34
    • Special Lady

      Ray, Goodman & Brown
    • 44
    • 34
    • 5
      • 44
      • 34
      • 5
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Producer(s):

H.Ray, A.Goodman, L.walter

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Polydor/Unknown

  • 35
    • Witch Doctor

      Instant Funk
    • 42
    • 35
    • 6
      • 42
      • 35
      • 6
  • 36
    • I Just Wanna Wanna

      Linda Clifford
    • 38
    • 36
    • 7
      • 38
      • 36
      • 7
  • 37
    • Be With Me

      Tyrone Davis
    • 37
    • 37
    • 8
      • 37
      • 37
      • 8
  • 38
    • I Shoulda Loved Ya

      Narada Michael Walden
    • 57
    • 38
    • 4
      • 57
      • 38
      • 4
  • 39
    • So Delicious

      Pockets
    • 46