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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of November 28, 1981

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 28, 1981

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  • 1
    • Let's Groove

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 2
    • 1
    • 8
      • 2
      • 1
      • 8
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Producer(s):

M.White, W.Vaughn, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arc/Columbia/Unknown

  • 2
    • Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)

      Kool & The Gang
    • 1
    • 1
    • 9
      • 1
      • 1
      • 9
  • 4
    • I Heard It Through The Grapevine

      Roger
    • 4
    • 1
    • 15
      • 4
      • 1
      • 15
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Producer(s):

Roger, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 5
    • Turn Your Love Around

      George Benson
    • 8
    • 5
    • 5
      • 8
      • 5
      • 5
  • 6
    • Oh No

      Commodores
    • 7
    • 6
    • 10
      • 7
      • 6
      • 10
  • 7
    • Never Too Much

      Luther Vandross
    • 5
    • 1
    • 17
      • 5
      • 1
      • 17
  • 8
    • Snap Shot

      Slave
    • 9
    • 8
    • 12
      • 9
      • 8
      • 12
  • 9
    • Why Do Fools Fall In Love

      Diana Ross
    • 11
    • 9
    • 6
      • 11
      • 9
      • 6
  • 11
    • Just Once

      Quincy Jones Featuring James Ingram
    • 12
    • 11
    • 15
      • 12
      • 11
      • 15
  • 12
    • Pull Fancy Dancer Pull

      One Way
    • 13
    • 12
    • 13
      • 13
      • 12
      • 13
  • 13
    • Sharing The Love

      Rufus With Chaka Khan
    • 20
    • 13
    • 5
      • 20
      • 13
      • 5
  • 14
    • Get It Up

      The Time
    • 6
    • 6
    • 16
      • 6
      • 6
      • 16
  • 15
    • When She Was My Girl

      Four Tops
    • 14
    • 1
    • 16
      • 14
      • 1
      • 16
  • 16
    • Take My Love

      Melba Moore
    • 18
    • 16
    • 12
      • 18
      • 16
      • 12
  • 17
    • SOMETHING ABOUT YOU

      Ebonee Webb
    • 19
    • 17
    • 10
      • 19
      • 17
      • 10
  • 18
    • She Don't Let Nobody

      Curtis Mayfield
    • 16
    • 15
    • 12
      • 16
      • 15
      • 12
  • 19
    • Hit And Run

      Barkays
    • 24
    • 19
    • 5
      • 24
      • 19
      • 5
  • 20
    • Let The Feeling Flow

      Peabo Bryson
    • 25
    • 20
    • 5
      • 25
      • 20
      • 5
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Producer(s):

P.Bryson, J.pate, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 21
    • Endless Love

      Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
    • 15
    • 1
    • 21
      • 15
      • 1
      • 21
  • 22
    • Kickin' Back

      LTD
    • 34
    • 22
    • 3
      • 34
      • 22
      • 3
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Producer(s):

C.Vickers, J.Davis, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M/Unknown

  • 23
    • Walking Into Sunshine

      Central Line
    • 28
    • 23
    • 8
      • 28
      • 23
      • 8
  • 24
    • Tonight You And Me

      Phyllis Hyman
    • 27
    • 24
    • 6
      • 27
      • 24
      • 6
  • 25
    • I Can't Live Without Your Love

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 22
    • 10
    • 14
      • 22
      • 10
      • 14
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Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 26
    • Sweeter As The Day Goes By

      Shalamar
    • 36
    • 26
    • 5
      • 36
      • 26
      • 5
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Producer(s):

L.carriera, R.Smith, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 27
    • She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)

      Carl Carlton
    • 17
    • 2
    • 24
      • 17
      • 2
      • 24
  • 28
    • Blue Jeans

      Chocolate Milk
    • 31
    • 28
    • 8
      • 31
      • 28
      • 8
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Producer(s):

C.Vaughn, R.Muller, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA/Unknown

  • 29
    • Funky Sensation

      Gwen McCrae
    • 32
    • 29
    • 11
      • 32
      • 29
      • 11
  • 30
    • It Must Be Magic

      Teena Marie
    • 30
    • 30
    • 7
      • 30
      • 30
      • 7
  • 31
    • I Will Fight

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 35
    • 31
    • 5
      • 35
      • 31
      • 5
  • 32
    • Don't Hide Our Love

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 38
    • 32
    • 6
      • 38
      • 32
      • 6
  • 33
    • You're My Latest, My Greatest Inspiration

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 60
    • 33
    • 2
      • 60
      • 33
      • 2
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Producer(s):

K.Gamble, L.Huff, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 34
    • La La Means I Love You

      Tierra
    • 37
    • 34
    • 6
      • 37
      • 34
      • 6
  • 35
    • Stay Awake

      Ronnie Laws
    • 23
    • 19
    • 15
      • 23
      • 19
      • 15
  • 36
    • Love Has Come Around

      Donald Byrd
    • 29
    • 15
    • 16
      • 29
      • 15
      • 16
  • 37
    • Wall To Wall

      Rene & Angela
    • 40
    • 37
    • 7
      • 40
      • 37
      • 7
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Producer(s):

R.Moore, A.Winbush, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 38
    • I'm Just Too Shy

      Jermaine Jackson
    • 41
    • 38
    • 5
      • 41
      • 38
      • 5
  • 39
    • Call Me

      Skyy
    • 45
    • 39