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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of December 6, 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 December 6, 1986

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  • 1
    • Tasty Love

      Freddie Jackson
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 2
    • Crazay

      Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone)
    • 3
    • 2
    • 11
      • 3
      • 2
      • 11
  • 3
    • Goin' To The Bank

      Commodores
    • 4
    • 3
    • 10
      • 4
      • 3
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

D.Lambert, A.Goldmark, F.Golde

Producer(s):

D.Lambert, J.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Polydor/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 4
    • Love You Down

      Ready For The World
    • 6
    • 4
    • 9
      • 6
      • 4
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.Riley, Jr.

Producer(s):

Ready For The World, G.Spaniola

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • Love Will Conquer All

      Lionel Richie
    • 2
    • 2
    • 10
      • 2
      • 2
      • 10
  • 6
    • Girlfriend

      Bobby Brown
    • 11
    • 6
    • 7
      • 11
      • 6
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

L.White, L. Peters, K.Crumpler

Producer(s):

L.White

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • Victory

      Kool & The Gang
    • 8
    • 7
    • 6
      • 8
      • 7
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

R.Bell, J.Taylor

Producer(s):

R.Bell, I.B.M.C., Kool & The Gang

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • Don't Think About It

      One Way
    • 5
    • 5
    • 11
      • 5
      • 5
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

A.Hudson, V.Brantley, I.Perkins, C.Gregory

Producer(s):

E.Deodato

  • 9
    • Talk To Me

      Chico DeBarge
    • 7
    • 7
    • 12
      • 7
      • 7
      • 12
  • 10
    • Caught Up In The Rapture

      Anita Baker
    • 12
    • 10
    • 8
      • 12
      • 10
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

G.Glenn, D.Quander

Producer(s):

M.J.Powell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Control

      Janet Jackson
    • 21
    • 11
    • 6
      • 21
      • 11
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • You Be Illin'

      Run-D.M.C.
    • 15
    • 12
    • 7
      • 15
      • 12
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.W.Simmons, J.Mizell, R.White

Producer(s):

R.Simmons, R.Rubin

Gains In Performance

  • 13
    • Ike's Rap/Hey Girl

      Isaac Hayes
    • 17
    • 13
    • 7
      • 17
      • 13
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

I.Hayes, C.King, G.Goffin

Producer(s):

I.Hayes

Gains In Performance

  • 14
    • Let's Go Out Tonight

      Levert
    • 16
    • 14
    • 9
      • 16
      • 14
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

G.Levert

Producer(s):

E.LeVert, G.Levert, M.Gordon

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • Stop To Love

      Luther Vandross
    • 24
    • 15
    • 5
      • 24
      • 15
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

L.Vandross, N.Adderley, Jr.

Producer(s):

L.Vandross, M.Miller

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • Kiss Away The Pain

      Patti LaBelle
    • 13
    • 13
    • 9
      • 13
      • 13
      • 9
  • 17
    • Love Is Forever

      Billy Ocean
    • 23
    • 17
    • 7
      • 23
      • 17
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

W.Brathwaite, B.J.Eastmond

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Nail It To The Wall

      Stacy Lattisaw
    • 9
    • 4
    • 13
      • 9
      • 4
      • 13
  • 19
    • Once In A Lifetime Groove

      New Edition
    • 27
    • 19
    • 7
      • 27
      • 19
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

F.J.Perren, R.Wyatt,Jr., C.Perren

Producer(s):

R.temperton, D.Rudolph, B.Swedien

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Unfaithful So Much

      Full Force
    • 20
    • 20
    • 9
      • 20
      • 20
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Full Force, Spandor, H.Tee

Producer(s):

Full Force, J.B.Moore, R.Ford,Jr.

  • 21
    • Hot! Wild! Unrestricted! Crazy Love!

      Millie Jackson
    • 10
    • 9
    • 12
      • 10
      • 9
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Jackson, T.Allen

Producer(s):

T.Allen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

  • 22
    • Shake You Down

      Gregory Abbott
    • 18
    • 1
    • 17
      • 18
      • 1
      • 17
  • 23
    • Facts Of Love

      Jeff Lorber & Karyn White
    • 25
    • 23
    • 8
      • 25
      • 23
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

C.Sturken, E.Rogers

Producer(s):

E.Rogers, C.Sturken, J.Lorber

  • 24
    • Once Bitten Twice Shy

      Vesta
    • 26
    • 24
    • 7
      • 26
      • 24
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Vesta, D.Gant

Producer(s):

D.Crawford

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • I'm Chillin'

      Kurtis Blow
    • 22
    • 20
    • 11
      • 22
      • 20
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

K.Blow, R.Reed

Producer(s):

K.Blow, R.reed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/PolyGram

  • 26
    • As We Lay

      Shirley Murdock
    • 29
    • 26
    • 8
      • 29
      • 26
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

L.Troutman, B.Beck

Producer(s):

R.Troutman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • Human

      The Human League
    • 14
    • 3
    • 12
      • 14
      • 3
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

  • 28
    • Sexy

      Klymaxx
    • 30
    • 28
    • 6
      • 30
      • 28
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

B.Cooper

Producer(s):

Fenderella, B.Cooper

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Constellation/MCA

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • I'm Not Perfect (But I'm Perfect For You)

      Grace Jones
    • 32
    • 29
    • 5
      • 32
      • 29
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

G.Jones, B.Wooley

Producer(s):

N.G.Rodgers, Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Tight Fit

      Chaka Khan
    • 31
    • 30
    • 7
      • 31
      • 30
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

B.Siegler, M.Morrow

Producer(s):

R.Titelman, A.Mardin

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • A Little Bit More

      Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
    • 19
    • 1
    • 14
      • 19
      • 1
      • 14
  • 32
    • Come Share My Love

      Miki Howard
    • 33
    • 32
    • 7
      • 33
      • 32
      • 7
  • 33
    • Jimmy Lee

      Aretha Franklin
    • 45
    • 33
    • 3
      • 45
      • 33
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

N.M.Walden

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • It's The New Style

      Beastie Boys
    • 39
    • 34
    • 4
      • 39
      • 34
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

A.K.Horovitz, R.Rubin

Producer(s):

R.Rubin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Goldmine

      The Pointer Sisters
    • 37
    • 35
    • 5
      • 37
      • 35
      • 5
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