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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of May 9, 1981

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  • 1
    • Sukiyaki

      A Taste Of Honey
    • 2
    • 1
    • 15
      • 2
      • 1
      • 15
  • 2
    • A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)

      Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
    • 5
    • 2
    • 10
      • 5
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

R.Parker, Jr.

Producer(s):

R.Parker,Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 3
    • Just The Two Of Us

      Grover Washington, Jr. With Bill Withers
    • 3
    • 3
    • 14
      • 3
      • 3
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

W.Withers, Jr., R.MacDonald, W.Salter

Producer(s):

G.Washington, Jr., R.MacDonald

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra

  • 4
    • How 'bout Us

      Champaign
    • 4
    • 4
    • 14
      • 4
      • 4
      • 14
  • 5
    • Being With You

      Smokey Robinson
    • 1
    • 1
    • 13
      • 1
      • 1
      • 13
  • 6
    • When Love Calls

      Atlantic Starr
    • 6
    • 6
    • 11
      • 6
      • 6
      • 11
  • 7
    • What Cha' Gonna Do For Me

      Chaka Khan
    • 7
    • 7
    • 8
      • 7
      • 7
      • 8
  • 8
    • Yearning For Your Love

      The Gap Band
    • 12
    • 8
    • 7
      • 12
      • 8
      • 7
  • 9
    • Make That Move

      Shalamar
    • 13
    • 9
    • 9
      • 13
      • 9
      • 9
  • 10
    • Ai No Corrida (I-No-Ko-ree-da)

      Quincy Jones
    • 10
    • 10
    • 11
      • 10
      • 10
      • 11
  • 11
    • Magic Man

      Robert Winters And Fall
    • 11
    • 11
    • 20
      • 11
      • 11
      • 20
  • 12
    • It's A Love Thing

      The Whispers
    • 9
    • 2
    • 18
      • 9
      • 2
      • 18
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Producer(s):

D.Griffey, The Whispers, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 13
    • You Like Me Don't You

      Jermaine Jackson
    • 15
    • 13
    • 11
      • 15
      • 13
      • 11
  • 15
    • Get Tough

      Kleeer
    • 16
    • 15
    • 13
      • 16
      • 15
      • 13
  • 16
    • Your Love Is On The One

      Lakeside
    • 20
    • 16
    • 8
      • 20
      • 16
      • 8
  • 17
    • What Two Can Do

      Deniece Williams
    • 17
    • 17
    • 10
      • 17
      • 17
      • 10
  • 18
    • Paradise

      Change
    • 27
    • 18
    • 5
      • 27
      • 18
      • 5
  • 19
    • Give It To Me Baby

      Rick James
    • 26
    • 19
    • 7
      • 26
      • 19
      • 7
  • 20
    • Tonight We Love

      Rufus
    • 23
    • 20
    • 10
      • 23
      • 20
      • 10
  • 21
    • Two Hearts

      Stephanie Mills
    • 37
    • 21
    • 3
      • 37
      • 21
      • 3
  • 22
    • Take It To The Top

      Kool & The Gang
    • 14
    • 11
    • 11
      • 14
      • 11
      • 11
  • 23
    • Sweet Baby

      Stanley Clarke/George Duke
    • 31
    • 23
    • 5
      • 31
      • 23
      • 5
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Producer(s):

G.Duke, S.Clarke, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Unknown

  • 24
    • Watching You

      Slave
    • 19
    • 6
    • 22
      • 19
      • 6
      • 22
  • 25
    • Hurry Up And Wait

      The Isley Brothers
    • 35
    • 25
    • 4
      • 35
      • 25
      • 4
  • 26
    • Call It What You Want

      Bill Summers & Summers Heat
    • 28
    • 26
    • 10
      • 28
      • 26
      • 10
  • 27
    • You're Lying

      Linx
    • 29
    • 27
    • 11
      • 29
      • 27
      • 11
  • 28
    • Keep On It

      Starpoint
    • 30
    • 28
    • 11
      • 30
      • 28
      • 11
  • 29
    • Lately

      Stevie Wonder
    • 32
    • 29
    • 6
      • 32
      • 29
      • 6
  • 30
    • Double Dutch Bus

      Frankie Smith
    • 33
    • 30
    • 11
      • 33
      • 30
      • 11
  • 31
    • Bon Bon Vie

      T.S. Monk
    • 18
    • 11
    • 22
      • 18
      • 11
      • 22
  • 32
    • Everything Is Cool

      T-Connection
    • 22
    • 10
    • 15
      • 22
      • 10
      • 15
  • 33
    • All American Girls

      Sister Sledge
    • 21
    • 3
    • 15
      • 21
      • 3
      • 15
  • 34
    • What A Fool Believes

      Aretha Franklin
    • 24
    • 17
    • 11
      • 24
      • 17
      • 11
  • 35
    • Can You Feel It

      The Jacksons
    • 40
    • 35
    • 5
      • 40
      • 35
      • 5
  • 36
    • Bad Company

      Ullanda McCullough
    • 36
    • 36
    • 8
      • 36
      • 36
      • 8
  • 38
    • One-way Love Affair

      Marc Sadane
    • 34
    • 34
    • 12
      • 34
      • 34
      • 12
  • 39
    • Make You Mine

      Side Effect
    • 45
    • 39
    • 6