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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of September 27, 1986

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 27, 1986

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  • 1
    • The Rain

      Oran 'Juice' Jones
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

V.Bell

Producer(s):

V.Bell, R.Simmons

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

  • 2
    • Word Up

      Cameo
    • 6
    • 2
    • 7
      • 6
      • 2
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlanta Artists/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • When I Think Of You

      Janet Jackson
    • 4
    • 3
    • 8
      • 4
      • 3
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

  • 4
    • (Pop Pop Pop Pop) Goes My Mind

      Levert
    • 2
    • 1
    • 11
      • 2
      • 1
      • 11
  • 5
    • All Cried Out

      Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam With Full Force Featuring Paul Anthony & Bow Legged Lou
    • 3
    • 3
    • 15
      • 3
      • 3
      • 15
  • 6
    • Count Your Blessings

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 7
    • 6
    • 9
      • 7
      • 6
      • 9
  • 7
    • Love Always

      El DeBarge
    • 10
    • 7
    • 9
      • 10
      • 7
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

B.F.Bacharach, C.Bayer Bacharach, B.Roberts

Producer(s):

B.Bacharach, C.Bayer Sager

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • Earth Angel (From "The Karate Kid, Part II")

      New Edition
    • 9
    • 8
    • 6
      • 9
      • 8
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

C.Williams, D.Williams

Producer(s):

F.Perren

Gains In Performance

  • 9
    • The Midas Touch

      Midnight Star
    • 11
    • 9
    • 9
      • 11
      • 9
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

B.Watson, J.Williams

Producer(s):

R.Calloway, Midnight Star

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • I'm For Real

      Howard Hewett
    • 14
    • 10
    • 8
      • 14
      • 10
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

H.Hewett, S.Clarke

Producer(s):

H.Hewett, S.Clarke

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Lady Soul

      The Temptations
    • 17
    • 11
    • 8
      • 17
      • 11
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

M.Holden

Producer(s):

P.Bunetta, R.Chudacoff

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • I Wanna Be With You

      Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
    • 16
    • 12
    • 8
      • 16
      • 12
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

F.Beverly

Producer(s):

F.Beverly

Gains In Performance

  • 13
    • Walk This Way

      Run-D.M.C.
    • 8
    • 8
    • 9
      • 8
      • 8
      • 9
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 14
    • Can't Wait Another Minute

      Five Star
    • 18
    • 14
    • 8
      • 18
      • 14
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

S.Sheridan, P.Chiten

Producer(s):

R.J.Burgess

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent

      Gwen Guthrie
    • 5
    • 1
    • 14
      • 5
      • 1
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

G.Guthrie

Producer(s):

G.Guthrie

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Polydor/PolyGram

  • 16
    • Typical Male

      Tina Turner
    • 23
    • 16
    • 5
      • 23
      • 16
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

T.Britten, G.Lyle

Producer(s):

T.Britten

Gains In Performance

  • 17
    • Shake You Down

      Gregory Abbott
    • 27
    • 17
    • 7
      • 27
      • 17
      • 7
  • 18
    • Passion From A Woman

      Krystol
    • 21
    • 18
    • 12
      • 21
      • 18
      • 12
  • 19
    • One Love

      Whodini
    • 15
    • 10
    • 11
      • 15
      • 10
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

J.Hutchins, L.Smith

Producer(s):

L.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/Arista

  • 20
    • Dancing On The Ceiling

      Lionel Richie
    • 13
    • 6
    • 11
      • 13
      • 6
      • 11
  • 21
    • A Little Bit More

      Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
    • 38
    • 21
    • 4
      • 38
      • 21
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

McFadden, Vitali, McKinney

Producer(s):

G.McFadden

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Love Zone

      Billy Ocean
    • 12
    • 1
    • 12
      • 12
      • 1
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

B.J.Eastmond, W.Brathwaite, B.Ocean

Producer(s):

W.Brathwaite, B.J.Eastmond

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/Arista

  • 23
    • Kisses In The Moonlight

      George Benson
    • 29
    • 23
    • 8
      • 29
      • 23
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

N.M.Walden, P.Glass, J.Cohen

Producer(s):

N.M.Walden

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Giving Myself To You

      Glenn Jones
    • 19
    • 19
    • 12
      • 19
      • 19
      • 12
  • 25
    • What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)

      Kenny G
    • 34
    • 25
    • 5
      • 34
      • 25
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Bristol, V.Bullock, H.Fuqua

Producer(s):

P.glass

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Sweet Love

      Anita Baker
    • 22
    • 2
    • 16
      • 22
      • 2
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

A.Baker, L.A.Johnson, G.Bias

Producer(s):

M.J.Powell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 27
    • Reaction

      Rebbie Jackson
    • 32
    • 27
    • 6
      • 32
      • 27
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

D.Conley, D.Townsend, B.Jackson

Producer(s):

D.Conley

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • Always

      James Ingram
    • 30
    • 28
    • 10
      • 30
      • 28
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

K.Diamond, J.Ingram

Producer(s):

K.Diamond

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

  • 29
    • Jealousy

      Club Nouveau
    • 36
    • 29
    • 4
      • 36
      • 29
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

J.King, D.Foster, T.McElroy

Producer(s):

J.King, D.Foster, T.McElroy

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Stay A Little While, Child

      Loose Ends
    • 37
    • 30
    • 8
      • 37
      • 30
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Mac Intosh, Nichol, Eugene

Producer(s):

N.Martinelli

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Heaven In Your Arms

      R.J.'S Latest Arrival
    • 39
    • 31
    • 6
      • 39
      • 31
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

G.Glenn, D.Quander

Producer(s):

Wiz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 32
    • One Plus One

      Force M.D.'s
    • 35
    • 32
    • 6
      • 35
      • 32
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.Lundy, R.Halpin, J.Daniels

Producer(s):

R.Halpin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 33
    • Old Friend

      Phyllis Hyman
    • 42
    • 33
    • 5
      • 42
      • 33
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

T.R.Bell, L.Creed

Producer(s):

T.Bell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Soweto

      Jeffrey Osborne
    • 20
    • 18
    • 10
      • 20
      • 18
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

H.Stuart, E.Lamers, F.Musker

Producer(s):

J.Osborne, H.Stuart, P.Moores, F.Musker

  • 35
    • Give Me The Reason

      Luther Vandross
    • 25
    • 3
    • 14
      • 25
      • 3
      • 14
  • 36