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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of May 21, 1983

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  • 1
    • Beat It

      Michael Jackson
    • 2
    • 1
    • 8
      • 2
      • 1
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Unknown

RIAA Certification: Platinum x8
  • 2
    • Save The Overtime (For Me)

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 5
    • 2
    • 7
      • 5
      • 2
      • 7
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Producer(s):

L.F.Sylvers,III, E.Sylvers, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 3
    • Between The Sheets

      The Isley Brothers
    • 3
    • 3
    • 7
      • 3
      • 3
      • 7
  • 4
    • Candy Girl

      New Edition
    • 1
    • 1
    • 8
      • 1
      • 1
      • 8
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Producer(s):

M.Starr, M.Jonzun, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Streetwise/Unknown

  • 5
    • Juicy Fruit

      Mtume
    • 14
    • 5
    • 7
      • 14
      • 5
      • 7
  • 6
    • Mornin'

      Jarreau
    • 6
    • 6
    • 11
      • 6
      • 6
      • 11
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Producer(s):

Ripple, K.Johnston, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 7
    • Bottoms Up

      The Chi-lites
    • 8
    • 7
    • 10
      • 8
      • 7
      • 10
  • 8
    • Raid

      Lakeside
    • 9
    • 8
    • 8
      • 9
      • 8
      • 8
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Producer(s):

F.alexander,jr., N.beavers, M.craig

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 9
    • Try Again

      Champaign
    • 7
    • 2
    • 15
      • 7
      • 2
      • 15
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Producer(s):

G.massenburg, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 10
    • My Love

      Lionel Richie
    • 12
    • 10
    • 6
      • 12
      • 10
      • 6
  • 11
    • Atomic Dog

      George Clinton Featuring Coolio
    • 4
    • 1
    • 17
      • 4
      • 1
      • 17
  • 12
    • Billie Jean

      Michael Jackson
    • 11
    • 1
    • 17
      • 11
      • 1
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Legacy

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 13
    • Love Is The Key

      Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
    • 19
    • 13
    • 4
      • 19
      • 13
      • 4
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Producer(s):

F.Beverly, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 14
    • Style

      Cameo
    • 18
    • 14
    • 4
      • 18
      • 14
      • 4
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Producer(s):

L.Blackman, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlanta Artists/Unknown

  • 15
    • Side By Side

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 16
    • 15
    • 6
      • 16
      • 15
      • 6
  • 16
    • All This Love

      Debarge
    • 24
    • 16
    • 5
      • 24
      • 16
      • 5
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Producer(s):

I.gordy, E.Debarge, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Unknown

  • 17
    • Do What You Feel

      Deniece Williams
    • 21
    • 17
    • 5
      • 21
      • 17
      • 5
  • 18
    • Little Red Corvette

      Prince
    • 15
    • 15
    • 11
      • 15
      • 15
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

NPG/Warner Bros./Rhino

  • 19
    • She Talks To Me With Her Body

      Barkays
    • 13
    • 13
    • 10
      • 13
      • 13
      • 10
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Producer(s):

A.A.Jones, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 20
    • Feels So Good

      Yarbrough & Peoples
    • 20
    • 20
    • 7
      • 20
      • 20
      • 7
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Producer(s):

L.Simmons, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Total Experience/Unknown

  • 21
    • Let's Dance

      David Bowie
    • 35
    • 21
    • 6
      • 35
      • 21
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

David Bowie

Producer(s):

David Bowie, N.G.Rodgers, Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

  • 22
    • Keep It Confidential

      Nona Hendryx
    • 25
    • 22
    • 10
      • 25
      • 22
      • 10
  • 23
    • Flashdance...What A Feeling

      Irene Cara
    • 54
    • 23
    • 3
      • 54
      • 23
      • 3
  • 24
    • Space Cowboy

      The Jonzun Crew
    • 29
    • 24
    • 6
      • 29
      • 24
      • 6
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Producer(s):

M.Johnson, T.Silverman, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/Unknown

  • 25
    • I Just Gotta Have You (Lover Turn Me On)

      Kashif
    • 22
    • 5
    • 15
      • 22
      • 5
      • 15
  • 26
    • Love On My Mind Tonight

      The Temptations
    • 17
    • 17
    • 11
      • 17
      • 17
      • 11
  • 27
    • Tonight

      The Whispers
    • 10
    • 4
    • 12
      • 10
      • 4
      • 12
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Producer(s):

L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 28
    • I Like It

      Debarge
    • 27
    • 2
    • 23
      • 27
      • 2
      • 23
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Producer(s):

I.gordy, E.Debarge, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown/UMRG

  • 30
    • Music

      D Train
    • 34
    • 30
    • 5
      • 34
      • 30
      • 5
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Producer(s):

H.Eaves III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Prelude/Unknown

  • 31
    • Never Say I Do

      Cliff Dawson And Renee Diggs
    • 23
    • 16
    • 14
      • 23
      • 16
      • 14
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Producer(s):

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Boardwalk/Unknown

  • 32
    • One On One

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 26
    • 8
    • 15
      • 26
      • 8
      • 15
  • 33
    • Fickle

      Michael Henderson
    • 37
    • 33
    • 5
      • 37
      • 33
      • 5
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Producer(s):

P.L.Jones,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Buddah/Unknown

  • 34
    • You Are

      Lionel Richie
    • 30
    • 2
    • 18
      • 30
      • 2
      • 18
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Producer(s):

L.Richie, J.Carmichael, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Motown/Unknown

  • 35
    • Candy Man

      Mary Jane Girls
    • 42
    • 35
    • 7
      • 42
      • 35
      • 7
  • 36
    • Walkin' The Line

      Brass Construction
    • 41
    • 36
    • 5
      • 41
      • 36
      • 5
  • 38 NEW
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    • Inside Love (so Personal)

      George Benson
    • -
    • 38
    • 1
      • -
      • 38
      • 1
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Producer(s):

A.Mardin, Kashif, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 39
    • Didn't Know About Love (Till I Found You)

      Lenny White
    • 43