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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of February 7, 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 February 7, 1987

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  • 1
    • Candy

      Cameo
    • 1
    • 1
    • 9
      • 1
      • 1
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

L.E.Blackmon, T.M.Jenkins

Producer(s):

L.Blackman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlanta Artists/PolyGram

  • 2
    • Falling

      Melba Moore
    • 4
    • 2
    • 11
      • 4
      • 2
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

F.Golde, G.McFadden

Producer(s):

G.McFadden

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • Have You Ever Loved Somebody

      Freddie Jackson
    • 8
    • 3
    • 8
      • 8
      • 3
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 4
    • Jimmy Lee

      Aretha Franklin
    • 2
    • 2
    • 12
      • 2
      • 2
      • 12
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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

  • 5
    • As We Lay

      Shirley Murdock
    • 6
    • 5
    • 17
      • 6
      • 5
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

L.Troutman, B.Beck

Producer(s):

R.Troutman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 6
    • Come Share My Love

      Miki Howard
    • 5
    • 5
    • 16
      • 5
      • 5
      • 16
  • 7
    • C'est La Vie

      Robbie Nevil
    • 7
    • 7
    • 12
      • 7
      • 7
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

Nevil, Pain, Holding

Producer(s):

A.Sadkin, P.Thornalley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

  • 8
    • Big Fun

      The Gap Band
    • 9
    • 8
    • 13
      • 9
      • 8
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

D.Simmons, Taylor

Producer(s):

L.Simmons, R.Taylor

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Total Experience/RCA

  • 9
    • Ballerina Girl

      Lionel Richie
    • 10
    • 9
    • 9
      • 10
      • 9
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

L.Richie

Producer(s):

L.Richie, J.Carmichael

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • Situation #9

      Club Nouveau
    • 12
    • 10
    • 8
      • 12
      • 10
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

J.King, T.McElroy, D.Foster

Producer(s):

J.King, T.McElroy, D.Foster

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Slow Down

      Loose Ends
    • 16
    • 11
    • 11
      • 16
      • 11
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Mac Intosh, Nichol, Eugene

Producer(s):

N.Martinelli

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Serious

      Donna Allen
    • 13
    • 12
    • 13
      • 13
      • 12
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

L.Pace, D.Allen, Blitz

Producer(s):

L.pace

Imprint/Promotion Label:

21/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 13
    • Take It To The Limit

      Ray, Goodman & Brown
    • 14
    • 13
    • 11
      • 14
      • 13
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

M.Harris, Rahni Song

Producer(s):

Rahni Song

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 14
    • Stop To Love

      Luther Vandross
    • 3
    • 1
    • 14
      • 3
      • 1
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

L.Vandross, N.Adderley, Jr.

Producer(s):

L.Vandross, M.Miller

  • 15
    • You Got It All

      The Jets
    • 23
    • 15
    • 12
      • 23
      • 15
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

R.Holmes

Producer(s):

D.Powell, D.Rivkin

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • If I Say Yes

      Five Star
    • 25
    • 16
    • 9
      • 25
      • 16
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.Jay, M.Morrow

Producer(s):

B.Pearson, M.Jay

Gains In Performance

  • 17
    • Hold On

      R.J.'S Latest Arrival
    • 29
    • 17
    • 11
      • 29
      • 17
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Wiz, D.Leitta

Producer(s):

Wiz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Stay

      Howard Hewett
    • 30
    • 18
    • 9
      • 30
      • 18
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Hewett, Vanelli, Grenga

Producer(s):

H.Hewett, R.Vannelli

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Control

      Janet Jackson
    • 11
    • 1
    • 15
      • 11
      • 1
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

  • 20
    • Two People

      Tina Turner
    • 18
    • 18
    • 11
      • 18
      • 18
      • 11
  • 21
    • Send It To Me

      Gladys Knight And The Pips
    • 26
    • 21
    • 7
      • 26
      • 21
      • 7
  • 22
    • Heat Stroke

      Janice Christie
    • 24
    • 22
    • 12
      • 24
      • 22
      • 12
  • 23
    • Doesn't Have To Be This Way

      Rose Royce
    • 31
    • 23
    • 10
      • 31
      • 23
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

S.Lironi, D.McIntyre, R.Feldman

Producer(s):

N.Martinelli

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Omni/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Engine No. 9

      Midnight Star
    • 32
    • 24
    • 7
      • 32
      • 24
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Gentry, Lovelace

Producer(s):

R.Calloway, Midnight Star

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • To Be Continued

      The Temptations
    • 28
    • 25
    • 10
      • 28
      • 25
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

A.O.Woodson, O.Williams

Producer(s):

P.Bunetta, R.Chudacoff

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gordy/Motown

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Victory

      Kool & The Gang
    • 15
    • 2
    • 15
      • 15
      • 2
      • 15
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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

  • 27
    • Someone Like You

      Sylvester
    • 33
    • 27
    • 11
      • 33
      • 27
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

M.Horton, L.Barry

Producer(s):

K.Kessie, M.Goldstein

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Megatone/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • I Wanna Know Your Name

      Force M.D.'s
    • 21
    • 21
    • 12
      • 21
      • 21
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

K.Gamble, L.A.Huff

Producer(s):

R.Halpin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/Warner Bros.

  • 29
    • She (I Can't Resist)

      Jesse Johnson
    • 40
    • 29
    • 7
      • 40
      • 29
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.Johnson

Producer(s):

J.Johnson

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Living All Alone

      Phyllis Hyman
    • 42
    • 30
    • 8
      • 42
      • 30
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.Wansel, K.Gamble, C.Biggs

Producer(s):

D.Wansel

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Philadelphia International/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Thinkin' About Ya

      Timex Social Club
    • 39
    • 31
    • 7
      • 39
      • 31
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

M.Marshall

Producer(s):

J.Logan, M.Marshall

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Danya/Fantasy

Gains In Performance

  • 32
    • Love Is A Dangerous Game

      Millie Jackson
    • 43
    • 32
    • 4
      • 43
      • 32
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

W.Brathwaite, J.Butler, B.Ocean, J.Skinner

Producer(s):

B.New, J.skinner, J.Butler

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 33
    • U-Turn

      J. Blackfoot
    • 36
    • 33
    • 11
      • 36
      • 33
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

H.Redmon, N.Jones, T.Bartlett, B.Brown, L.Johnson

Producer(s):

H.Banks

  • 34
    • Paul Revere

      Beastie Boys
    • 38
    • 34
    • 10
      • 38
      • 34
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

R.Rubin, A.K.Horovitz, J.W.Simmons, B.McDaniel

Producer(s):

R.Rubin, Run-D.M.C.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

  • 35
    • Misunderstanding

      James 'D-Train' Williams
    • 20
    • 10
    • 14
      • 20
      • 10
      • 14
  • 36
    • Let's Wait Awhile

      Janet Jackson
    • 47
    • 36
    • 3
      • 47
      • 36
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson

Gains In Performance

  • 37
    • Baby Don't Go Too Far

      Luther Ingram
    • 37
    • 29
    • 11
      • 37
      • 29
      • 11
  • 38
    • Lovin' Ev'ry Minute Of It

      Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
    • 41
    • 38
    • 8
      • 41
      • 38
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.E.Fresh, R.J.Lange

Producer(s):

D.Bell, O.Cotton, D.E.Fresh, C.Will, B.Bee

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Reality/Fantasy

  • 39
    • Easy Love

      The Rose Brothers
    • 44
    • 39
    • 8
      • 44
      • 39
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

C.Cason

Producer(s):

E.Cason, J.lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Muscle Shoals Sound Gospel/Malaco

Gains In Performance