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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 10, 1987

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 January 10, 1987

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  • 1
    • Control

      Janet Jackson
    • 3
    • 1
    • 11
      • 3
      • 1
      • 11
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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

  • 2
    • Stop To Love

      Luther Vandross
    • 4
    • 2
    • 10
      • 4
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

L.Vandross, N.Adderley, Jr.

Producer(s):

L.Vandross, M.Miller

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • Victory

      Kool & The Gang
    • 2
    • 2
    • 11
      • 2
      • 2
      • 11
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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

  • 4
    • Girlfriend

      Bobby Brown
    • 1
    • 1
    • 12
      • 1
      • 1
      • 12
  • 5
    • Love You Down

      Ready For The World
    • 5
    • 1
    • 14
      • 5
      • 1
      • 14
  • 6
    • Jimmy Lee

      Aretha Franklin
    • 8
    • 6
    • 8
      • 8
      • 6
      • 8
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • Caught Up In The Rapture

      Anita Baker
    • 6
    • 6
    • 13
      • 6
      • 6
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

G.Glenn, D.Quander

Producer(s):

M.J.Powell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 8
    • Come Share My Love

      Miki Howard
    • 11
    • 8
    • 12
      • 11
      • 8
      • 12
  • 9
    • Once Bitten Twice Shy

      Vesta
    • 9
    • 9
    • 12
      • 9
      • 9
      • 12
  • 10
    • As We Lay

      Shirley Murdock
    • 14
    • 10
    • 13
      • 14
      • 10
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

L.Troutman, B.Beck

Producer(s):

R.Troutman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • I'm Not Perfect (But I'm Perfect For You)

      Grace Jones
    • 13
    • 11
    • 10
      • 13
      • 11
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

G.Jones, B.Wooley

Producer(s):

N.G.Rodgers, Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Candy

      Cameo
    • 24
    • 12
    • 5
      • 24
      • 12
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

L.E.Blackmon, T.M.Jenkins

Producer(s):

L.Blackman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlanta Artists/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 13
    • Goin' To The Bank

      Commodores
    • 7
    • 2
    • 15
      • 7
      • 2
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

D.Lambert, A.Goldmark, F.Golde

Producer(s):

D.Lambert, J.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Polydor/PolyGram

  • 14
    • Misunderstanding

      James 'D-Train' Williams
    • 19
    • 14
    • 10
      • 19
      • 14
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

H.Eaves,III, D.Eaves

Producer(s):

H.Eaves III, J.Williams

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • Once In A Lifetime Groove

      New Edition
    • 10
    • 10
    • 12
      • 10
      • 10
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

R.temperton, D.Rudolph, B.Swedien

  • 16
    • Love Is Forever

      Billy Ocean
    • 15
    • 10
    • 12
      • 15
      • 10
      • 12
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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

  • 17
    • Goldmine

      The Pointer Sisters
    • 20
    • 17
    • 10
      • 20
      • 17
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

A.Goldmark, B.Roberts

Producer(s):

R.Perry

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Big Fun

      The Gap Band
    • 23
    • 18
    • 9
      • 23
      • 18
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

D.Simmons, Taylor

Producer(s):

L.Simmons, R.Taylor

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Total Experience/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Falling

      Melba Moore
    • 27
    • 19
    • 7
      • 27
      • 19
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

F.Golde, G.McFadden

Producer(s):

G.McFadden

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Sexy

      Klymaxx
    • 18
    • 18
    • 11
      • 18
      • 18
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

B.Cooper

Producer(s):

Fenderella, B.Cooper

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Constellation/MCA

  • 21
    • Ike's Rap/Hey Girl

      Isaac Hayes
    • 12
    • 9
    • 12
      • 12
      • 9
      • 12
  • 22
    • C'est La Vie

      Robbie Nevil
    • 29
    • 22
    • 8
      • 29
      • 22
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Nevil, Pain, Holding

Producer(s):

A.Sadkin, P.Thornalley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

  • 23
    • It's The New Style

      Beastie Boys
    • 22
    • 22
    • 9
      • 22
      • 22
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

A.K.Horovitz, R.Rubin

Producer(s):

R.Rubin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

  • 24
    • Shiver

      George Benson
    • 26
    • 24
    • 9
      • 26
      • 24
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

N.M.Walden, P.Glass, S.Valentine

Producer(s):

N.M.Walden

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Tasty Love

      Freddie Jackson
    • 16
    • 1
    • 16
      • 16
      • 1
      • 16
  • 26
    • Precious, Precious

      Krystol
    • 25
    • 25
    • 11
      • 25
      • 25
      • 11
  • 27
    • You Be Illin'

      Run-D.M.C.
    • 17
    • 12
    • 12
      • 17
      • 12
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

R.Simmons, R.Rubin

  • 28
    • Ballerina Girl

      Lionel Richie
    • 36
    • 28
    • 5
      • 36
      • 28
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

L.Richie

Producer(s):

L.Richie, J.Carmichael

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Serious

      Donna Allen
    • 33
    • 29
    • 9
      • 33
      • 29
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

L.Pace, D.Allen, Blitz

Producer(s):

L.pace

Imprint/Promotion Label:

21/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • I Wanna Know Your Name

      Force M.D.'s
    • 31
    • 30
    • 8
      • 31
      • 30
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

K.Gamble, L.A.Huff

Producer(s):

R.Halpin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Facts Of Love

      Jeff Lorber & Karyn White
    • 21
    • 17
    • 13
      • 21
      • 17
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

C.Sturken, E.Rogers

Producer(s):

E.Rogers, C.Sturken, J.Lorber

  • 32
    • Two People

      Tina Turner
    • 35
    • 32
    • 7
      • 35
      • 32
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

T.Britten, G.Lyle

Producer(s):

T.Britten

Gains In Performance

  • 33
    • Have You Ever Loved Somebody

      Freddie Jackson
    • 44
    • 33
    • 4
      • 44
      • 33
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Take It To The Limit

      Ray, Goodman & Brown
    • 38
    • 34
    • 7
      • 38
      • 34
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

M.Harris, Rahni Song

Producer(s):

Rahni Song

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Let's Go Out Tonight

      Levert
    • 28
    • 14
    • 14
      • 28
      • 14
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

G.Levert

Producer(s):

E.LeVert, G.Levert, M.Gordon