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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of October 12, 1985

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 12, 1985

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  • 1
    • You Are My Lady

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

B.J.Eastmond

Producer(s):

B.J.Eastmond

Gains In Performance

  • 2
    • I Wish He Didn't Trust Me So Much

      Bobby Womack
    • 2
    • 2
    • 10
      • 2
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

P.Luboff, H.Payne, J.Eubanks

Producer(s):

B.Womack, J.Gadson

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • Part-Time Lover

      Stevie Wonder
    • 4
    • 3
    • 6
      • 4
      • 3
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tamla/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 4
    • The Show

      Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
    • 5
    • 4
    • 7
      • 5
      • 4
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

D.L.Davis, R.M.L.Walters

Producer(s):

D.Bell, O.Cotton

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Reality/Danya/Fantasy

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • Oh Sheila

      Ready For The World
    • 3
    • 1
    • 13
      • 3
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

M.Riley, Jr., G.Strozier, G.A.Valentine

Producer(s):

Ready For The World

  • 6
    • Single Life

      Cameo
    • 10
    • 6
    • 7
      • 10
      • 6
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

L.E.Blackmon, T.M.Jenkins

Producer(s):

L.Blackmon

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlanta Artists/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • I'll Be Good

      Rene & Angela
    • 13
    • 7
    • 8
      • 13
      • 7
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

R.Moore, A.Winbush

Producer(s):

B.Watson, B.Swedien, Rene & Angela

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • Stand By Me

      Maurice White
    • 16
    • 8
    • 8
      • 16
      • 8
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed, B.E.King, J.Leiber, M.Stoller

Producer(s):

M.White, Not Listed, R.Buchanan

Gains In Performance

  • 9
    • Object Of My Desire

      Starpoint
    • 8
    • 8
    • 12
      • 8
      • 8
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

K.Adeyemo, E.Phillips, K.Diamond

Producer(s):

K.Diamond, L.Job

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 10
    • Screams Of Passion

      The Family
    • 14
    • 10
    • 10
      • 14
      • 10
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

St. Paul, Susannah

Producer(s):

David Z., The Family

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Paisley Park/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Dare Me

      The Pointer Sisters
    • 7
    • 6
    • 13
      • 7
      • 6
      • 13
  • 12
    • I Miss You

      Klymaxx
    • 11
    • 11
    • 13
      • 11
      • 11
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

L.Malsby

Producer(s):

Klymaxx, L.Malsby

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA/Constellation/MCA

  • 13
    • Your Place Or Mine

      Barkays
    • 12
    • 12
    • 11
      • 12
      • 12
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Bar-Kays, A.A.Jones

Producer(s):

A.A.Jones

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

  • 14
    • Saving All My Love For You

      Whitney Houston
    • 6
    • 1
    • 16
      • 6
      • 1
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

M.Masser, G.Goffin

Producer(s):

M.Masser

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 15
    • The Oak Tree

      Morris Day
    • 20
    • 15
    • 5
      • 20
      • 15
      • 5
  • 16
    • All Fall Down

      Five Star
    • 17
    • 16
    • 12
      • 17
      • 16
      • 12
  • 17
    • You Wear It Well

      El DeBarge With DeBarge
    • 23
    • 17
    • 5
      • 23
      • 17
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

C.DeBarge, E.Debarge

Producer(s):

E.Debarge

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Silver Shadow

      Atlantic Starr
    • 19
    • 18
    • 8
      • 19
      • 18
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.Lewis, W.Lewis

Producer(s):

D.E.Lewis, W.I.Lewis

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Hard Times For Lovers

      Jennifer Holliday
    • 21
    • 19
    • 9
      • 21
      • 19
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

R.Scher, L.Golden

Producer(s):

A.Baker, R.Scher, L.Golden

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Geffen/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Just Another Lonely Night

      The O'Jays
    • 22
    • 20
    • 8
      • 22
      • 20
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

K.Gamble, L.A.Huff

Producer(s):

K.Gamble, L.A.Huff

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • Cherish

      Kool & The Gang
    • 9
    • 1
    • 14
      • 9
      • 1
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

R.Bell, J.Taylor, Kool & The Gang

Producer(s):

J.Bonnefond, R.Bell, Kool & The Gang

Imprint/Promotion Label:

De-Lite/PolyGram

  • 22
    • Dance Electric

      Andre Cymone
    • 15
    • 10
    • 11
      • 15
      • 10
      • 11
  • 23
    • Who's Zoomin' Who

      Aretha Franklin
    • 31
    • 23
    • 5
      • 31
      • 23
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

N.M.Walden, P.Glass, A.Franklin

Producer(s):

N.M.Walden

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Make Your Move On Me Baby

      Charlie Singleton
    • 30
    • 24
    • 7
      • 30
      • 24
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

C.Singleton, MM

Producer(s):

C.Singleton

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Trapped

      Colonel Abrams
    • 27
    • 25
    • 9
      • 27
      • 25
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

C.Abrams, M.Freeman

Producer(s):

R.Burgess

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • All Of Me For All Of You

      9.9
    • 18
    • 5
    • 16
      • 18
      • 5
      • 16
  • 27
    • Everybody Dance

      Ta Mara & The Seen
    • 38
    • 27
    • 4
      • 38
      • 27
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

J.Johnson, TaMara

Producer(s):

J.Johnson

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • Private Property

      Carl Carlton
    • 33
    • 28
    • 8
      • 33
      • 28
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

A.A.Jones

Producer(s):

A.A.Jones

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Stand Up

      Howard Johnson
    • 29
    • 29
    • 11
      • 29
      • 29
      • 11
  • 30
    • Coolin' Out

      Dennis Edwards
    • 41
    • 30
    • 6
      • 41
      • 30
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

D.Edwards, O.Williams, D.English, D.Lambert, R.Buchanan

Producer(s):

D.Lambert

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Party All The Time

      Eddie Murphy
    • 42
    • 31
    • 5
      • 42
      • 31
      • 5
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 32
    • I Want To Feel I'm Wanted

      Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
    • 37
    • 32
    • 7
      • 37
      • 32
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

F.Beverly

Producer(s):

F.Beverly

Gains In Performance

  • 33
    • Caravan of Love

      Isley, Jasper, Isley
    • 47
    • 33
    • 4
      • 47
      • 33
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

CBS Associated/Epic

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • (Krush Groove) Can't Stop The Street

      Chaka Khan
    • 40
    • 34
    • 5
      • 40
      • 34
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

D.Hartman, C.Midnight

Producer(s):

R.Titelman

Gains In Performance

  • 35