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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 1, 1984

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 December 1, 1984

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Last Week
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Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • Solid

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 3
    • 1
    • 10
      • 3
      • 1
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

N.Ashford, V.Simpson

Producer(s):

N.Ashford, V.Simpson

Gains In Performance

  • 2
    • Cool It Now

      New Edition
    • 1
    • 1
    • 13
      • 1
      • 1
      • 13
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3
    • I Feel For You

      Chaka Khan
    • 2
    • 1
    • 12
      • 2
      • 1
      • 12
  • 4
    • Purple Rain

      Prince And The Revolution
    • 4
    • 4
    • 8
      • 4
      • 4
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

NPG/Warner Bros./Rhino

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 5
    • Friends/Five Minutes Of Funk

      Whodini
    • 7
    • 5
    • 13
      • 7
      • 5
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

J.Hutchins, L.Smith

Producer(s):

L.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 6
    • Don't Stop

      Jeffrey Osborne
    • 10
    • 6
    • 9
      • 10
      • 6
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

D.Sembello, D.Batteau

Producer(s):

G.Duke

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • Show Me

      Glenn Jones
    • 11
    • 7
    • 11
      • 11
      • 7
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

LaLa, G.Jones

Producer(s):

L.Cope, S.Horton, W.Brathwaite

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • Penny Lover

      Lionel Richie
    • 9
    • 8
    • 8
      • 9
      • 8
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

L.Richie, B.Harvey-Richie

Producer(s):

J.Carmichael, L.Richie

Gains In Performance

  • 9
    • Centipede

      Rebbie Jackson
    • 5
    • 4
    • 13
      • 5
      • 4
      • 13
  • 10
    • Let It All Blow

      Dazz Band
    • 13
    • 10
    • 8
      • 13
      • 10
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

K.Harrison, B.Harris

Producer(s):

R.Andrews, B.Harris

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Tears

      Force M.D.'s
    • 14
    • 11
    • 11
      • 14
      • 11
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Force MD's, R.Halpin

Producer(s):

T.Silverman, R.Halpin

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Sex O Matic

      Barkays
    • 12
    • 12
    • 9
      • 12
      • 12
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Bar-Kays, A.A.Jones

Producer(s):

A.A.Jones

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

  • 13
    • Better Be Good To Me

      Tina Turner
    • 6
    • 6
    • 11
      • 6
      • 6
      • 11
  • 14
    • I Just Called To Say I Love You

      Stevie Wonder
    • 8
    • 1
    • 15
      • 8
      • 1
      • 15
  • 15
    • Look The Other Way

      Isley, Jasper, Isley
    • 17
    • 15
    • 8
      • 17
      • 15
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

E.J.Isley

Producer(s):

C.Jasper, E.Isley, M.Isley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

CBS Associated/Epic

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • Just For The Night

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 18
    • 16
    • 9
      • 18
      • 16
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

K.Carter, P.Leonard, B.Gaitsch

Producer(s):

Hawk

Gains In Performance

  • 17
    • Operator

      Midnight Star
    • 29
    • 17
    • 4
      • 29
      • 17
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

B.Watson, R.Calloway, B.Lipscomb

Producer(s):

R.Calloway

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Treat Her Like A Lady

      The Temptations
    • 21
    • 18
    • 6
      • 21
      • 18
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

O.Williams, O.Woodson

Producer(s):

R.R.Johnson, A.McKay

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Sex Shooter

      Apollonia 6
    • 19
    • 19
    • 10
      • 19
      • 19
      • 10
  • 20
    • Jailhouse Rap

      Fat Boys
    • 25
    • 20
    • 8
      • 25
      • 20
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

K.Blow, L.Smith, D.Reeves, M.Morales, D.Robinson, S.Abbatiello

Producer(s):

K.Blow

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • C.O.D. (I'll Deliver)

      Mtume
    • 23
    • 21
    • 7
      • 23
      • 21
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.Mtume, Tawatha

Producer(s):

J.Mtume

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Black Butterfly

      Deniece Williams
    • 22
    • 22
    • 8
      • 22
      • 22
      • 8
  • 23
    • No One's Gonna Love You

      The S.O.S. Band
    • 24
    • 23
    • 5
      • 24
      • 23
      • 5
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Out of Touch

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 26
    • 24
    • 8
      • 26
      • 24
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.Hall, J.Oates

Producer(s):

D.Hall, J.Oates, B.Clearmountain

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Gotta Get You Home Tonight

      Eugene Wilde
    • 27
    • 25
    • 8
      • 27
      • 25
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

M.Horton, R.Bloomfield

Producer(s):

M.Forte, D.Robinson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philly World/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Contagious

      The Whispers
    • 33
    • 26
    • 5
      • 33
      • 26
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

B.Watson, R.Calloway, M.Gentry, B.Lovelace

Producer(s):

R.Calloway

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • After All

      Al Jarreau
    • 30
    • 27
    • 7
      • 30
      • 27
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

A.Jarreau, J.Graydon, D.W.Foster

Producer(s):

J.Graydon

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • Lover Girl

      Teena Marie
    • 31
    • 28
    • 6
      • 31
      • 28
      • 6
  • 29
    • The Word Is Out

      Jermaine Stewart
    • 34
    • 29
    • 9
      • 34
      • 29
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.Stewart, J.Lindsay, G.Craig

Producer(s):

P.Collins

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • You Used To Hold Me So Tight

      Thelma Houston
    • 35
    • 30
    • 4
      • 35
      • 30
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • You Turn Me On

      Rick James
    • 32
    • 31
    • 7
      • 32
      • 31
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

R.James

Producer(s):

R.James

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 32
    • Off And On Love

      Champaign
    • 15
    • 10
    • 12
      • 15
      • 10
      • 12
  • 33
    • Jungle Love

      The Time
    • 16
    • 6
    • 11
      • 16
      • 6
      • 11
  • 34
    • Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)

      Billy Ocean
    • 20
    • 1
    • 23
      • 20
      • 1
      • 23
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/Arista

  • 35
    • All Of You

      Lillo Thomas
    • 38
    • 35
    • 6
      • 38
      • 35