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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of April 2, 1983

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  • 1
    • Billie Jean

      Michael Jackson
    • 1
    • 1
    • 10
      • 1
      • 1
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Legacy

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 2
    • You Are

      Lionel Richie
    • 2
    • 2
    • 11
      • 2
      • 2
      • 11
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Producer(s):

L.Richie, J.Carmichael, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Motown/Unknown

  • 3
    • Atomic Dog

      George Clinton Featuring Coolio
    • 3
    • 3
    • 10
      • 3
      • 3
      • 10
  • 4
    • I Like It

      Debarge
    • 4
    • 2
    • 16
      • 4
      • 2
      • 16
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Producer(s):

I.gordy, E.Debarge, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown/UMRG

  • 5
    • Too Tough

      Angela Bofill
    • 5
    • 5
    • 10
      • 5
      • 5
      • 10
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Producer(s):

N.M.Walden, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 6
    • Fall In Love With Me

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 6
    • 4
    • 11
      • 6
      • 4
      • 11
  • 7
    • Outstanding

      The Gap Band
    • 7
    • 1
    • 18
      • 7
      • 1
      • 18
  • 8
    • Tonight

      The Whispers
    • 11
    • 8
    • 5
      • 11
      • 8
      • 5
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Producer(s):

L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 9
    • On The One For Fun

      Dazz Band
    • 9
    • 9
    • 10
      • 9
      • 9
      • 10
  • 10
    • You Are In My System

      The System
    • 13
    • 10
    • 10
      • 13
      • 10
      • 10
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Producer(s):

P.Glasser, B.Paris, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mirage/Unknown

  • 11
    • I've Made Love To You A Thousand Times

      Smokey Robinson
    • 8
    • 8
    • 11
      • 8
      • 8
      • 11
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Producer(s):

W.Robinson, R.Bourke, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tamla/Unknown

  • 12
    • I Just Gotta Have You (Lover Turn Me On)

      Kashif
    • 14
    • 12
    • 8
      • 14
      • 12
      • 8
  • 13
    • One On One

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 18
    • 13
    • 8
      • 18
      • 13
      • 8
  • 14
    • Last Night A D.J. Saved My Life

      Indeep
    • 10
    • 10
    • 13
      • 10
      • 10
      • 13
  • 15
    • I'm Freaky

      O'Bryan
    • 15
    • 15
    • 9
      • 15
      • 15
      • 9
  • 16
    • Ms. Got-the-body

      ConFunkShun
    • 16
    • 16
    • 7
      • 16
      • 16
      • 7
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Producer(s):

Con Funk Shun, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 17
    • Come Give Your Love To Me

      Janet Jackson
    • 17
    • 17
    • 10
      • 17
      • 17
      • 10
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Producer(s):

L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M/Unknown

  • 18
    • Try Again

      Champaign
    • 21
    • 18
    • 8
      • 21
      • 18
      • 8
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Producer(s):

G.massenburg, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 19
    • Pass The Dutchie

      Musical Youth
    • 12
    • 8
    • 16
      • 12
      • 8
      • 16
  • 20
    • Knockout

      Margie Joseph
    • 19
    • 12
    • 20
      • 19
      • 12
      • 20
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Producer(s):

T.Jones,III, D.witherspoon,jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

HCRC/Unknown

  • 21
    • Baby, Come To Me

      Patti Austin A Duet With James Ingram
    • 20
    • 9
    • 34
      • 20
      • 9
      • 34
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Producer(s):

Q.Jones II, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Planet/Qwest/Warner Bros.

  • 22
    • Never Say I Do

      Cliff Dawson And Renee Diggs
    • 25
    • 22
    • 7
      • 25
      • 22
      • 7
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Producer(s):

C.Sagle, R.Wyatt,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Boardwalk/Unknown

  • 23
    • She's Older Now

      Betty Wright
    • 23
    • 23
    • 8
      • 23
      • 23
      • 8
  • 24
    • Nobody Can Be You

      Steve Arrington's Hall Of Fame
    • 30
    • 24
    • 7
      • 30
      • 24
      • 7
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Producer(s):

S.arrington, J.Douglass, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic/Unknown

  • 25
    • Mornin'

      Jarreau
    • 32
    • 25
    • 4
      • 32
      • 25
      • 4
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Producer(s):

Ripple, K.Johnston, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 26
    • Bad Boy

      Ray Parker Jr.
    • 22
    • 6
    • 18
      • 22
      • 6
      • 18
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Producer(s):

R.Parker,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 27
    • Got To Find My Way Back To You

      Tavares
    • 24
    • 24
    • 8
      • 24
      • 24
      • 8
  • 28
    • Sticky Situation

      Tyrone "Tystick" Brunson
    • 33
    • 28
    • 5
      • 33
      • 28
      • 5
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Producer(s):

R.Timmons,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Believe In A Dream/Unknown

  • 29
    • Sexual Healing

      Marvin Gaye
    • 26
    • 1
    • 25
      • 26
      • 1
      • 25
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 31
    • 'til Tomorrow

      Marvin Gaye
    • 31
    • 31
    • 7
      • 31
      • 31
      • 7
  • 32
    • I Am Somebody

      Glenn Jones
    • 35
    • 32
    • 8
      • 35
      • 32
      • 8
  • 33
    • Little Red Corvette

      Prince
    • 38
    • 33
    • 4
      • 38
      • 33
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

NPG/Warner Bros./Rhino

  • 34
    • Love On My Mind Tonight

      The Temptations
    • 45
    • 34
    • 4
      • 45
      • 34
      • 4
  • 35
    • Bottoms Up

      The Chi-lites
    • 46
    • 35
    • 3
      • 46
      • 35
      • 3
  • 36
    • Looking For The Perfect Beat

      Afrika Bambaataa & Soul Sonic Force
    • 36
    • 36
    • 10
      • 36
      • 36
      • 10
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Producer(s):

A.Baker, J.roble, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/Unknown

  • 37
    • This Is Your Time

      Change
    • 42
    • 37
    • 5
      • 42
      • 37
      • 5
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Producer(s):

J.F.Petrus, M.Malavasi, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RFT/Atlantic/Unknown

  • 38
    • No Stoppin' That Rockin'

      Instant Funk
    • 40
    • 38
    • 9
      • 40
      • 38
      • 9
  • 39
    • Do You Really Want To Hurt Me