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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of June 4, 1988

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Peak Pos.
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  • 1
    • Just Got Paid

      Johnny Kemp
    • 1
    • 1
    • 9
      • 1
      • 1
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

J.Kemp, G.Griffin

Producer(s):

Teddy Riley, J.Kemp

Gains In Performance

  • 2
    • Little Walter

      Tony Toni Tone
    • 5
    • 2
    • 8
      • 5
      • 2
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.Foster, T.McElroy, Tony! Toni! Tone!

Producer(s):

D.Foster, T.McElroy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Wing/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 3
    • Flirt

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • 7
    • 3
    • 10
      • 7
      • 3
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

L.F.Sylvers III

Producer(s):

L.Sylvers III

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 4
    • Get It

      Stevie Wonder & Michael Jackson
    • 6
    • 4
    • 7
      • 6
      • 4
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

S.Wonder

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • One More Try

      George Michael
    • 11
    • 5
    • 7
      • 11
      • 5
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

G.Michael

Producer(s):

G.Michael

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Legacy

Gains In Performance

  • 6
    • Joy

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 14
    • 6
    • 7
      • 14
      • 6
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

R.Calloway, Q-Tip, V.Calloway

Producer(s):

R.Calloway, V.Calloway

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • Love Struck

      Jesse Johnson
    • 4
    • 4
    • 10
      • 4
      • 4
      • 10
  • 8
    • Something Just Ain't Right

      Keith Sweat
    • 3
    • 3
    • 12
      • 3
      • 3
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

K.Sweat, E.T.Riley

Producer(s):

K.Sweat

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Vintertainment/EEG

  • 9
    • Alphabet St.

      Prince
    • 19
    • 9
    • 6
      • 19
      • 9
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Paisley Park/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • Dirty Diana

      Michael Jackson
    • 18
    • 10
    • 6
      • 18
      • 10
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

Q.Jones II

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 11
    • Run's House

      Run-D.M.C.
    • 12
    • 11
    • 6
      • 12
      • 11
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

D.M.McDaniels, J.W.Simmons, J.Mizell, D.Reeves

Producer(s):

Run-D.M.C., Davy D

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Keep Risin' To The Top

      Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
    • 13
    • 12
    • 9
      • 13
      • 12
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

D.E.Fresh

Producer(s):

D.E.Fresh

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Reality/Danya/Fantasy

Gains In Performance

  • 13
    • Mercedes Boy

      Pebbles
    • 2
    • 1
    • 12
      • 2
      • 1
      • 12
  • 14
    • No Pain, No Gain

      Betty Wright
    • 20
    • 14
    • 11
      • 20
      • 14
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

B.Wright

Producer(s):

B.Wright

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ms. B./Vision City

  • 15
    • Tired Of Being Alone

      The Right Choice
    • 21
    • 15
    • 9
      • 21
      • 15
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

A.Green

Producer(s):

W.Douglas Jr.

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • Parents Just Don't Understand

      D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
    • 23
    • 16
    • 8
      • 23
      • 16
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

W.Smith, J.Townes, P.Harris

Producer(s):

D.J. Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince, B.New, P.Harris

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 17
    • Say It Again

      Jermaine Stewart
    • 15
    • 15
    • 11
      • 15
      • 15
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Sigler, H.Davis

Producer(s):

J.Knight, A.Zigman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 18
    • Nite And Day

      Al B. Sure!
    • 10
    • 1
    • 13
      • 10
      • 1
      • 13
  • 19
    • Everything Your Heart Desires

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 27
    • 19
    • 7
      • 27
      • 19
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

D.Hall

Producer(s):

D.Hall, J.Oates, T.Wolk

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • I'm Real

      James Brown
    • 35
    • 20
    • 4
      • 35
      • 20
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Full Force, J.Brown

Producer(s):

Full Force

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Scotti Bros./Epic

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • Paradise

      Sade
    • 38
    • 21
    • 4
      • 38
      • 21
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

H.F.Adu, A.P.Hale, S.C.Matthewman, P.S.Denman

Producer(s):

Sade

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Evil Roy

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 22
    • 22
    • 8
      • 22
      • 22
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

P.Bailey, A.Willis, A.Giles

Producer(s):

M.White, P.Bailey, A.Z.Giles

  • 23
    • Most Of All

      Jody Watley
    • 34
    • 23
    • 6
      • 34
      • 23
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

P.Leonard, G.Cole

Producer(s):

P.Leonard

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Strange Relationship

      Howard Hewett
    • 9
    • 9
    • 12
      • 9
      • 9
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

H.Hewett, M.Seward

Producer(s):

H.Hewett, M.Seward

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 25
    • Divine Emotions

      Narada
    • 28
    • 25
    • 9
      • 28
      • 25
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Narada, J.Cohen

Producer(s):

N.M.Walden

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Reprise/Warner Bros.

  • 26
    • My Girl

      Suave
    • 8
    • 3
    • 13
      • 8
      • 3
      • 13
  • 27
    • I'll Prove It To You

      Gregory Abbott
    • 37
    • 27
    • 5
      • 37
      • 27
      • 5
  • 28
    • Dinner For Two

      Michael Cooper
    • 32
    • 28
    • 8
      • 32
      • 28
      • 8
  • 29
    • Love Makes A Woman

      Joyce Sims Featuring Jimmy Castor
    • 29
    • 29
    • 8
      • 29
      • 29
      • 8
  • 30
    • Yes (If You Want Me)

      Junior
    • 24
    • 24
    • 9
      • 24
      • 24
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

S.B.Lunt, A.Stead

Producer(s):

S.B.Lunt

Imprint/Promotion Label:

London-Sire/PolyGram

  • 31
    • Vibe Alive

      Herbie Hancock
    • 33
    • 31
    • 6
      • 33
      • 31
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

H.Hancock, B.Laswell, Bootsy, Bonner, Mico Wave

Producer(s):

B.Laswell, Material, H.Hancock

Gains In Performance

  • 32
    • Ain't No Way

      Jean Carne
    • 25
    • 23
    • 10
      • 25
      • 23
      • 10
  • 33
    • Daydreaming

      Morris Day
    • 40
    • 33
    • 7
      • 40
      • 33
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

M.Day, J.Day

Producer(s):

M.Day, J.Day

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Let Me Take You Down

      Stacy Lattisaw
    • 44
    • 34
    • 6
      • 44
      • 34
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

L.Pace & The Blitze

Producer(s):

L.pace

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Compassion

      Gary Taylor
    • 31
    • 31
    • 8
      • 31
      • 31
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

G.Taylor

Producer(s):

G.Taylor

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

  • 36
    • Piano In The Dark

      Brenda Russell Featuring Joe Esposito
    • 17
    • 8
    • 14
      • 17
      • 8
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

B.G.Russell, J.Hull, S.M.Cutler

Producer(s):

A.Fischer, B.Russell, J.hull

  • 37
    • Wild, Wild West

      Kool Moe Dee
    • 16
    • 4
    • 14
      • 16
      • 4
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

M.DeWese

Producer(s):

M.DeWese, L.Mallison, Teddy Riley, B.New, P.Q.Harris

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

  • 38
    • Shoot 'Em Up Movies

      The Deele
    • 46
    • 38
    • 4
      • 46
      • 38
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

K.Nolan

Producer(s):

LA Reid, Babyface

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/SMG

Gains In Performance

  • 39
    • Should I Say Yes

      Nu Shooz
    • 42
    • 39
    • 6
      • 42