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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of April 19, 1986

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  • 1
    • Kiss

      Prince And The Revolution
    • 1
    • 1
    • 8
      • 1
      • 1
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

NPG/Paisley Park/Warner Bros./Rhino

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 2
    • I Can't Wait

      Nu Shooz
    • 5
    • 2
    • 10
      • 5
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

J.Smith

Producer(s):

J.Smith, R.Waritz

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • Going In Circles

      The Gap Band
    • 2
    • 2
    • 11
      • 2
      • 2
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

J.Peters

Producer(s):

L.Simmons, J.Ellis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Total Experience/RCA

  • 4
    • I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love

      Stephanie Mills
    • 8
    • 4
    • 8
      • 8
      • 4
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

A.Winbush, R.Moore

Producer(s):

R.Kersey

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • Crush On You

      The Jets
    • 6
    • 5
    • 8
      • 6
      • 5
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

J.Knight, A.Zigman

Producer(s):

D.Powell, D.Rivkin, J.Knight, A.Zigman

Gains In Performance

  • 6
    • Rock Me Amadeus

      Falco
    • 10
    • 6
    • 8
      • 10
      • 6
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

R.Bolland, F.Bolland, Falco

Producer(s):

R.Bolland, F.Bolland

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • What Have You Done For Me Lately

      Janet Jackson
    • 3
    • 1
    • 13
      • 3
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

  • 8
    • Party Freak

      Ca$hflow
    • 12
    • 8
    • 9
      • 12
      • 8
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

T.Greene

Producer(s):

L.Blackmon

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlanta Artists/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 9
    • Overjoyed

      Stevie Wonder
    • 9
    • 8
    • 9
      • 9
      • 8
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

S.Wonder

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tamla/Motown

  • 10
    • I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me)

      Colonel Abrams
    • 13
    • 10
    • 8
      • 13
      • 10
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Colonel Abrams, M.Freeman

Producer(s):

R.Burgess, Colonel Abrams

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Love 4/2

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 7
    • 6
    • 10
      • 7
      • 6
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Pendergrass, J.Carter, N.Lee

Producer(s):

T.Pendergrass, J.Carter

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Asylum/EEG

  • 12
    • On My Own

      Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
    • 22
    • 12
    • 4
      • 22
      • 12
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

B.F.Bacharach, C.Bayer Bacharach

Producer(s):

B.Bacharach, C.B.Sager

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • Restless

      Starpoint
    • 15
    • 13
    • 7
      • 15
      • 13
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

E.Phillips, K.Diamond

Producer(s):

K.Diamond, L.Job

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 14
    • I Think It's Love

      Jermaine Jackson
    • 14
    • 14
    • 10
      • 14
      • 14
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jackson, M.Omartian, S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

M.Omartian

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 15
    • Love Is Just A Touch Away

      Freddie Jackson
    • 16
    • 15
    • 6
      • 16
      • 15
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

F.Jackson, B.J.Eastmond

Producer(s):

B.J.Eastmond

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes)

      New Edition
    • 4
    • 3
    • 10
      • 4
      • 3
      • 10
  • 17
    • The Finest

      The S.O.S. Band
    • 27
    • 17
    • 5
      • 27
      • 17
      • 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

  • 18
    • Rock The Bells

      LL Cool J
    • 19
    • 18
    • 7
      • 19
      • 18
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.T.Smith, R.Rubin

Producer(s):

R.Rubin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Saturday Love

      Cherrelle With Alexander O'Neal
    • 11
    • 2
    • 13
      • 11
      • 2
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tabu/Epic

  • 20
    • (Nothing Serious) Just Buggin'

      Whistle
    • 17
    • 17
    • 9
      • 17
      • 17
      • 9
  • 21
    • The Heat Of Heat

      Patti Austin
    • 23
    • 21
    • 7
      • 23
      • 21
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Best Friends

      ET (Eddie Townes)
    • 18
    • 18
    • 10
      • 18
      • 18
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

E.Towns

Producer(s):

E.Towns

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Total Experience/RCA

  • 23
    • High Horse

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 25
    • 23
    • 6
      • 25
      • 23
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.George, F.C.McFarlane

Producer(s):

A.George, F.McFarlane

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Never As Good As The First Time

      Sade
    • 30
    • 24
    • 5
      • 30
      • 24
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

H.F.Adu, A.Matthewman

Producer(s):

B.Rogan, Sade

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Portrait/Epic

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Under The Influence

      Vanity
    • 29
    • 25
    • 6
      • 29
      • 25
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

T.Faragher, R.Nevil, T.Haynes

Producer(s):

S.Drinkwater, T.Faragher

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Loves On Fire

      Aleem Featuring Leroy Burgess
    • 31
    • 26
    • 7
      • 31
      • 26
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

T.Aleem, T-R.Aleem

Producer(s):

T.Aleem, T-R.Aleem

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • If Your Heart Isn't In It

      Atlantic Starr
    • 36
    • 27
    • 7
      • 36
      • 27
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

H.Stuart

Producer(s):

D.E.Lewis, W.I.Lewis

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • If You Should Ever Be Lonely

      Val Young
    • 21
    • 21
    • 11
      • 21
      • 21
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

V.Young, F.Jenkins

Producer(s):

L.Ruffin,Jr., F.Jenkins

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

  • 29
    • No More

      Shirley Murdock
    • 24
    • 24
    • 10
      • 24
      • 24
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

R.Troutman, L.Troutman, G.Jackson, S.Murdock

Producer(s):

R.Troutman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 30
    • Greatest Love Of All

      Whitney Houston
    • 49
    • 30
    • 3
      • 49
      • 30
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

M.Masser, L.Creed

Producer(s):

M.Masser

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 31
    • Do It To Me Good (Tonight)

      Michael Henderson
    • 38
    • 31
    • 6
      • 38
      • 31
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

M.Henderson

Producer(s):

M.Henderson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 32
    • I'll Be All You Ever Need

      Trinere
    • 32
    • 32
    • 9
      • 32
      • 32
      • 9
  • 33
    • Chief Inspector

      Wally Badarou
    • 33
    • 33
    • 8
      • 33
      • 33
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

W.Badarou

Producer(s):

W.Badarou

Imprint/Promotion Label:

IVA/Island/Atlantic

  • 34
    • Unselfish Lover

      Full Force
    • 34
    • 34
    • 9
      • 34
      • 34
      • 9
  • 35
    • Sugar Free

      Juicy
    • 20
    • 13
    • 12
      • 20
      • 13
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

K.Barnes, J.Barnes

Producer(s):

E.Deodato

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Private I/Epic

  • 36
    • Your Smile

      Rene & Angela
    • 26
    • 1
    • 18
      • 26
      • 1
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

R.Moore, A.Winbush

Producer(s):

B.Watson, B.Swedien, Rene & Angela

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

  • 37
    • Oh, Louise

      Junior
    • 40
    • 37
    • 5
      • 40
      • 37
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Junior, Smith

Producer(s):

Junior

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 38
    • What's Missing

      Alexander O'Neal