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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 1, 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 October 1, 1983

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  • 1
    • Cold Blooded

      Rick James
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

R.James

Producer(s):

R.James, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 2
    • Ain't Nobody

      Chaka Khan
    • 5
    • 2
    • 10
      • 5
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

H.Wolinski

Producer(s):

R.Titelman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner

  • 3
    • Party Train

      The Gap Band
    • 8
    • 3
    • 8
      • 8
      • 3
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.Simmons, R.Wilson, Wilson, Taylor

Producer(s):

L.Simmons, R.Wilson

  • 4
    • Stop Doggin' Me Around

      Klique
    • 12
    • 4
    • 8
      • 12
      • 4
      • 8
  • 5
    • You're Number One (In My Book)

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 6
    • 5
    • 10
      • 6
      • 5
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

W.Raglin, W.Zimmerman

  • 6
    • Rockit

      Herbie Hancock
    • 7
    • 6
    • 12
      • 7
      • 6
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

H.Hancock, B.Laswell, B.Beinhorn

Producer(s):

Material, H.Hancock

  • 7
    • Don't You Get So Mad

      Jeffrey Osborne
    • 3
    • 3
    • 12
      • 3
      • 3
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

J.Osborne, M.Sembello, D.Freeman

Producer(s):

G.Duke, Not Listed

  • 8
    • Just Be Good To Me

      The S.O.S. Band
    • 2
    • 2
    • 15
      • 2
      • 2
      • 15
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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

  • 9
    • I Can Make You Dance

      Zapp
    • 4
    • 4
    • 10
      • 4
      • 4
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

L.Troutman, R.Troutman

Producer(s):

R.Troutman, Z.troutman, B.Beck

  • 10
    • Is This The End

      New Edition
    • 10
    • 8
    • 12
      • 10
      • 8
      • 12
  • 11
    • All Night Long

      Mary Jane Girls
    • 11
    • 11
    • 11
      • 11
      • 11
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

R.James

Producer(s):

R.James

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 12
    • I Know

      Philip Bailey
    • 15
    • 12
    • 9
      • 15
      • 12
      • 9
  • 13
    • Tonight I Celebrate My Love

      Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack
    • 9
    • 5
    • 13
      • 9
      • 5
      • 13
  • 14
    • Pilot Error

      Stephanie Mills
    • 18
    • 14
    • 7
      • 18
      • 14
      • 7
  • 15
    • I.O.U.

      Freeez
    • 13
    • 13
    • 11
      • 13
      • 13
      • 11
  • 16
    • Get It Right

      Aretha Franklin
    • 14
    • 1
    • 14
      • 14
      • 1
      • 14
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Producer(s):

L.Vandross, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista/Unknown

  • 17
    • You Brought The Sunshine

      The Clark Sisters
    • 16
    • 16
    • 10
      • 16
      • 16
      • 10
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Producer(s):

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/Unknown

  • 18
    • I Am Love

      Jennifer Holliday
    • 25
    • 18
    • 5
      • 25
      • 18
      • 5
  • 19
    • All Night Long (All Night)

      Lionel Richie
    • 40
    • 19
    • 2
      • 40
      • 19
      • 2
  • 20
    • Highrise

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 17
    • 17
    • 11
      • 17
      • 17
      • 11
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Producer(s):

N.Ashford, V.Simpson, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 21
    • Lady Love Me (One More Time)

      George Benson
    • 23
    • 21
    • 10
      • 23
      • 21
      • 10
  • 22
    • Freak-A-Zoid

      Midnight Star
    • 20
    • 2
    • 17
      • 20
      • 2
      • 17
  • 23
    • (you're A) Good Girl

      Lillo
    • 24
    • 23
    • 11
      • 24
      • 23
      • 11
  • 24
    • Deeper In Love

      Tavares
    • 29
    • 24
    • 5
      • 29
      • 24
      • 5
  • 25
    • All Over Your Face

      Ronnie Dyson
    • 27
    • 25
    • 8
      • 27
      • 25
      • 8
  • 26
    • Jam On Revenge (the Wicky Wicky Song)

      Newcleus
    • 26
    • 26
    • 9
      • 26
      • 26
      • 9
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Producer(s):

S.Roberts,Jr., Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sunnyview/Unknown

  • 27
    • Angel

      Anita Baker
    • 36
    • 27
    • 7
      • 36
      • 27
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

P.Moten, S.Sally

Producer(s):

P.Moten, O.smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Beverly Glen

  • 28
    • I'm So Proud

      Deniece Williams
    • 28
    • 28
    • 8
      • 28
      • 28
      • 8
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Producer(s):

D.Williams, R.Dixon, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 29
    • Help Yourself To My Love

      Kashif
    • 30
    • 29
    • 9
      • 30
      • 29
      • 9
  • 30
    • Cheap Thrills

      Planet Patrol
    • 32
    • 30
    • 6
      • 32
      • 30
      • 6
  • 31
    • Nightline

      Randy Crawford
    • 35
    • 31
    • 6
      • 35
      • 31
      • 6
  • 32
    • This Time

      The Whispers
    • 34
    • 32
    • 6
      • 34
      • 32
      • 6
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Producer(s):

The Whispers, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 33
    • Unconditional Love

      Donna Summer
    • 43
    • 33
    • 3
      • 43
      • 33
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

D.Summer, M.Omartian

Producer(s):

M.Omartian

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

  • 34
    • Would You Like To (fool Around)

      Mtume
    • 42
    • 34
    • 4
      • 42
      • 34
      • 4
  • 35
    • Talk To Me

      Lew Kirton
    • 37
    • 35
    • 7
      • 37
      • 35
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

L.Kirton, O.Canterbury, D.McHenry

Producer(s):

R.Timmons,Jr., L.Kirton

  • 36
    • Put Our Heads Together

      The O'Jays
    • 38
    • 36
    • 6
      • 38
      • 36
      • 6
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Producer(s):

K.burke, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/Unknown

  • 37
    • Shake It Up

      Slave
    • 41
    • 37
    • 5
      • 41
      • 37
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

M.Adams, F.Miller, D.Webster, E.R.Von Jr Jackson, J.Douglass

Producer(s):

J.Douglass

  • 38
    • Tell Me Love

      Michael Wycoff
    • 48
    • 38
    • 4
      • 48
      • 38
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

W.Lewis, R.Bright

Producer(s):

W.I.Lewis