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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of April 5, 1980

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 April 5, 1980

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  • 2
    • And The Beat Goes On

      The Whispers
    • 1
    • 1
    • 12
      • 1
      • 1
      • 12
  • 3
    • Don't Say Goodnight (It's Time For Love) (Parts 1 & 2)

      The Isley Brothers
    • 12
    • 3
    • 5
      • 12
      • 3
      • 5
  • 4
    • I Don't Believe You Want To Get Up An Dance (Oops!)

      The Gap Band
    • 5
    • 4
    • 8
      • 5
      • 4
      • 8
  • 6
    • Don't Push It Don't Force It

      Leon Haywood
    • 11
    • 6
    • 8
      • 11
      • 6
      • 8
  • 7
    • Working My Way Back To You/Forgive Me, Girl

      The Spinners
    • 6
    • 6
    • 16
      • 6
      • 6
      • 16
  • 8
    • You Are My Heaven

      Roberta Flack With Donny Hathaway
    • 9
    • 8
    • 11
      • 9
      • 8
      • 11
  • 9
    • Welcome Back Home

      The Dramatics
    • 10
    • 9
    • 10
      • 10
      • 9
      • 10
  • 10
    • Special Lady

      Ray, Goodman & Brown
    • 3
    • 1
    • 20
      • 3
      • 1
      • 20
  • 13
    • Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?

      Prince
    • 13
    • 13
    • 9
      • 13
      • 13
      • 9
  • 14
    • Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll

      Vaughn Mason And Crew
    • 8
    • 5
    • 12
      • 8
      • 5
      • 12
  • 15
    • Theme From The Black Hole

      Parliament
    • 14
    • 8
    • 12
      • 14
      • 8
      • 12
  • 16
    • Every Generation

      Ronnie Laws
    • 15
    • 12
    • 11
      • 15
      • 12
      • 11
  • 17
    • What You Won't Do For Love

      Natalie Cole And Peabo Bryson
    • 16
    • 16
    • 8
      • 16
      • 16
      • 8
  • 18
    • Computer Game "Theme From The Circus"

      Yellow Magic Orchestra
    • 18
    • 18
    • 12
      • 18
      • 18
      • 12
  • 19
    • The Second Time Around

      Shalamar
    • 19
    • 1
    • 28
      • 19
      • 1
      • 28
  • 21
    • Yes, I'm Ready

      Teri DeSario With K.C.
    • 20
    • 20
    • 9
      • 20
      • 20
      • 9
  • 22
    • I Shoulda Loved Ya

      Narada Michael Walden
    • 21
    • 4
    • 19
      • 21
      • 4
      • 19
  • 24
    • Any Love

      Rufus And Chaka Khan
    • 24
    • 24
    • 6
      • 24
      • 24
      • 6
  • 25
    • Let Me Be The Clock

      Smokey Robinson
    • 50
    • 25
    • 3
      • 50
      • 25
      • 3
  • 28
    • Two Places At The Same Time

      Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
    • 42
    • 28
    • 4
      • 42
      • 28
      • 4
  • 29
    • We Ought To Be Doin' It

      Randy Brown
    • 40
    • 29
    • 5
      • 40
      • 29
      • 5
  • 33
    • Rock With You

      Michael Jackson
    • 23
    • 1
    • 23
      • 23
      • 1
      • 23
  • 34
    • Come Into My Life (Part 1)

      Rick James
    • 26
    • 26
    • 9
      • 26
      • 26
      • 9
  • 35
    • Got To Love Somebody

      Sister Sledge
    • 25
    • 6
    • 14
      • 25
      • 6
      • 14
  • 40
    • Prayin'

      Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes
    • 31
    • 18
    • 17
      • 31
      • 18
      • 17
  • 42
    • Give It All You Got

      Chuck Mangione
    • 32
    • 32
    • 10
      • 32
      • 32
      • 10
  • 43
    • Give Me Some Emotion

      Webster Lewis
    • 41
    • 41
    • 9
      • 41
      • 41
      • 9
  • 44
    • It's You I Love

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 44
    • 44
    • 6
      • 44
      • 44
      • 6
  • 45
    • Inside Of You

      Ray, Goodman & Brown
    • 55
    • 45
    • 2
      • 55
      • 45
      • 2
  • 46
    • Under Your Spell

      Phyllis Hyman
    • 53
    • 46
    • 5
      • 53
      • 46
      • 5
  • 49
    • Strut Your Stuff

      Stone City Band
    • 57
    • 49
    • 5
      • 57
      • 49
      • 5
  • 50
    • All Night Thing

      The Invisible Man's Band
    • 63
    • 50
    • 4
      • 63
      • 50
      • 4
  • 52
    • Hold On To My Love

      Jimmy Ruffin
    • 68
    • 52
    • 4
      • 68
      • 52
      • 4
  • 53
    • Emotion

      Merry Clayton
    • 58
    • 53
    • 6