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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of September 3, 1983

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 September 3, 1983

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  • 1
    • Cold Blooded

      Rick James
    • 3
    • 1
    • 7
      • 3
      • 1
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

R.James

Producer(s):

R.James, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 2
    • Get It Right

      Aretha Franklin
    • 1
    • 1
    • 10
      • 1
      • 1
      • 10
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Producer(s):

L.Vandross, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 3
    • Just Be Good To Me

      The S.O.S. Band
    • 4
    • 3
    • 11
      • 4
      • 3
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

T.S.Lewis, J.S.Harris III

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tabu/Epic

  • 4
    • Don't You Get So Mad

      Jeffrey Osborne
    • 5
    • 4
    • 8
      • 5
      • 4
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

J.Osborne, M.Sembello, D.Freeman

Producer(s):

G.Duke, Not Listed

  • 5
    • I Can Make You Dance

      Zapp
    • 9
    • 5
    • 6
      • 9
      • 5
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

L.Troutman, R.Troutman

Producer(s):

R.Troutman, Z.troutman, B.Beck

  • 6
    • Choosey Lover

      The Isley Brothers
    • 6
    • 6
    • 9
      • 6
      • 6
      • 9
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Producer(s):

Isley Brothers, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

T-Neck/Unknown

  • 7
    • Tonight I Celebrate My Love

      Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack
    • 7
    • 7
    • 9
      • 7
      • 7
      • 9
  • 8
    • Freak-A-Zoid

      Midnight Star
    • 2
    • 2
    • 13
      • 2
      • 2
      • 13
  • 9
    • Rockit

      Herbie Hancock
    • 11
    • 9
    • 8
      • 11
      • 9
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

H.Hancock, B.Laswell, B.Beinhorn

Producer(s):

Material, H.Hancock

  • 10
    • Is This The End

      New Edition
    • 12
    • 10
    • 8
      • 12
      • 10
      • 8
  • 11
    • You're Number One (In My Book)

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 14
    • 11
    • 6
      • 14
      • 11
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

W.Raglin, W.zimmerman, D.L.Meyers, L.F.Sylvers III

Producer(s):

W.Raglin, W.Zimmerman

  • 12
    • She Works Hard For The Money

      Donna Summer
    • 8
    • 1
    • 14
      • 8
      • 1
      • 14
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Producer(s):

M.Omartian, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 13
    • Miracles

      Stacy Lattisaw
    • 13
    • 13
    • 10
      • 13
      • 13
      • 10
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Producer(s):

N.M.Walden, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cotillion/Unknown

  • 14
    • Party Train

      The Gap Band
    • 16
    • 14
    • 4
      • 16
      • 14
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

D.Simmons, R.Wilson, Wilson, Taylor

Producer(s):

L.Simmons, R.Wilson

  • 15
    • I.O.U.

      Freeez
    • 17
    • 15
    • 7
      • 17
      • 15
      • 7
  • 16
    • All Night Long

      Mary Jane Girls
    • 19
    • 16
    • 7
      • 19
      • 16
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

R.James

Producer(s):

R.James

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 17
    • You Brought The Sunshine

      The Clark Sisters
    • 22
    • 17
    • 6
      • 22
      • 17
      • 6
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Producer(s):

B.Mendelson, E.c.clark, J.Hunt

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/Unknown

  • 18
    • Highrise

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 20
    • 18
    • 7
      • 20
      • 18
      • 7
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Producer(s):

N.Ashford, V.Simpson, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 19
    • Ain't Nobody

      Chaka Khan
    • 27
    • 19
    • 6
      • 27
      • 19
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

H.Wolinski

Producer(s):

R.Titelman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner

  • 20
    • Dead Giveaway

      Shalamar
    • 10
    • 10
    • 10
      • 10
      • 10
      • 10
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Producer(s):

L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 21
    • Crazy

      The Manhattans
    • 18
    • 4
    • 12
      • 18
      • 4
      • 12
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Producer(s):

J.Anderson, S.williams, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 22
    • I Know

      Philip Bailey
    • 29
    • 22
    • 5
      • 29
      • 22
      • 5
  • 23
    • Pieces Of Ice

      Diana Ross
    • 15
    • 15
    • 10
      • 15
      • 15
      • 10
  • 24
    • Stop Doggin' Me Around

      Klique
    • 33
    • 24
    • 4
      • 33
      • 24
      • 4
  • 25
    • Do It Again/Billie Jean

      Slingshot
    • 25
    • 25
    • 7
      • 25
      • 25
      • 7
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Producer(s):

J.tann, G.McFadden, S.Clarke

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Quality/Unknown

  • 26
    • Bet'cha Gonna Need My Lovin'

      LaToya Jackson
    • 28
    • 26
    • 6
      • 28
      • 26
      • 6
  • 27
    • Never Let You Down

      Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
    • 32
    • 27
    • 5
      • 32
      • 27
      • 5
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Producer(s):

F.Beverly, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 28
    • Human Nature

      Michael Jackson
    • 31
    • 28
    • 6
      • 31
      • 28
      • 6
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 29
    • Pilot Error

      Stephanie Mills
    • 39
    • 29
    • 3
      • 39
      • 29
      • 3
  • 30
    • It's Like That

      Run-D.M.C. VS. Jason Nevins
    • 21
    • 15
    • 16
      • 21
      • 15
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

L.Smith, J.W.Simmons, D.M.McDaniels

Producer(s):

R.Simmons, L.Smith, J.Nevins

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sm:)e/Profile

  • 31
    • Flashdance...What A Feeling

      Irene Cara
    • 23
    • 2
    • 18
      • 23
      • 2
      • 18
  • 32
    • (you're A) Good Girl

      Lillo
    • 37
    • 32
    • 7
      • 37
      • 32
      • 7
  • 33
    • Lady Love Me (One More Time)

      George Benson
    • 36
    • 33
    • 6
      • 36
      • 33
      • 6
  • 34
    • Crazy Daze

      Motivation
    • 34
    • 34
    • 9
      • 34
      • 34
      • 9
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Producer(s):

E.toon Jr., S.Roberts,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

De-Lite/Unknown

  • 35
    • Blame It On Love

      Smokey Robinson & Barbara Mitchell
    • 38
    • 35
    • 9
      • 38
      • 35
      • 9
  • 36
    • Juicy Fruit

      Mtume
    • 24
    • 1
    • 22
      • 24
      • 1
      • 22
  • 37
    • Jam On Revenge (the Wicky Wicky Song)

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

S.Roberts,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sunnyview/Unknown

  • 38
    • I'm So Proud

      Deniece Williams
    • 43
    • 38
    • 4
      • 43
      • 38
      • 4
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Producer(s):

D.Williams, R.Dixon, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 39