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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of April 22, 1989

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  • 1
    • Love Saw It

      Karyn White
    • 2
    • 1
    • 9
      • 2
      • 1
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons

Producer(s):

LA Reid, Babyface

Gains In Performance

  • 2
    • Every Little Step

      Bobby Brown
    • 1
    • 1
    • 8
      • 1
      • 1
      • 8
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3
    • Real Love

      Jody Watley
    • 6
    • 3
    • 7
      • 6
      • 3
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

A.Cymone, J.Watley

Producer(s):

A.Cymone

Gains In Performance

  • 4
    • Crucial

      New Edition
    • 5
    • 4
    • 8
      • 5
      • 4
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

G.Johnson, L.Keith

Producer(s):

Jellybean

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • Sleep Talk

      Alyson Williams
    • 7
    • 5
    • 10
      • 7
      • 5
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

A.Moody, V.Bell, R.Simmons

Producer(s):

A.Moody, V.Bell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 6
    • I Like

      Guy
    • 10
    • 6
    • 7
      • 10
      • 6
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

G.Griffin, E.T.Riley, A.R.Hall, T.Gatling

Producer(s):

Teddy Riley, G.Griffin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Uptown/MCA

Gains In Performance

  • 7
    • Start Of A Romance

      Skyy
    • 15
    • 7
    • 9
      • 15
      • 7
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

T.McConnell, J.Williams

Producer(s):

R.Muller, S.Roberts,Jr.

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • Affair

      Cherrelle
    • 4
    • 4
    • 12
      • 4
      • 4
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tabu/Epic

  • 9
    • Don't Take My Mind On A Trip

      Boy George
    • 14
    • 9
    • 9
      • 14
      • 9
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

G.Griffin

Producer(s):

G.Griffin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • I'll Be There For You

      Ashford & Simpson
    • 3
    • 2
    • 12
      • 3
      • 2
      • 12
  • 11
    • Rollin' With Kid 'N Play

      Kid 'N Play
    • 13
    • 11
    • 10
      • 13
      • 11
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

C.Reid, E.Johnson, B.Doss, The Invincibles

Producer(s):

H.Luv Bug, The Invincibles

  • 12
    • 24/7

      Dino
    • 16
    • 12
    • 9
      • 16
      • 12
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Dino

Producer(s):

Dino

Imprint/Promotion Label:

4th & B'Way/IDJMG

  • 13
    • That's The Way Love Is

      Ten City
    • 12
    • 12
    • 11
      • 12
      • 12
      • 11
  • 14
    • Funky Cold Medina

      Tone-Loc
    • 20
    • 14
    • 6
      • 20
      • 14
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

M.Young, M.Ross, M.Dike

Producer(s):

M.ross, M.Dike

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Delicious Vinyl/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 15
    • Lovesick

      Z'Looke
    • 19
    • 15
    • 9
      • 19
      • 15
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

C.Richardson, J.Bendich, D.Jones

Producer(s):

Claytoven

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Orpheus/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • Real Love

      El DeBarge
    • 8
    • 8
    • 11
      • 8
      • 8
      • 11
  • 17
    • Tribute (Right On)

      The Pasadenas
    • 22
    • 17
    • 7
      • 22
      • 17
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

The Pasadenas, P.Wingfield

Producer(s):

P.Wingfield

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • If I'm Not Your Lover

      Al B. Sure!
    • 24
    • 18
    • 7
      • 24
      • 18
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Al B.Sure!, T.Gatling, E.T.Riley

Producer(s):

Al B.Sure!, Teddy Riley

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Never Say Goodbye To Love

      Rene Moore
    • 23
    • 19
    • 9
      • 23
      • 19
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

R.Moore

Producer(s):

R.Moore

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Polydor/PolyGram

  • 20
    • Baby Me

      Chaka Khan
    • 27
    • 20
    • 8
      • 27
      • 20
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

H.Knight, B.Steinberg

Producer(s):

R.Titelman

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • Buck Wild

      E.U.
    • 28
    • 21
    • 7
      • 28
      • 21
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

W.House, K.Wood

Producer(s):

W.House, K.Wood

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • Heaven Help Me

      Deon Estus
    • 31
    • 22
    • 6
      • 31
      • 22
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

D.Estus, G.Michael

Producer(s):

G.Michael

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mika/PolyGram

Gains In Performance

  • 23
    • Romeo And Juliet

      Blue Magic
    • 30
    • 23
    • 7
      • 30
      • 23
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

V.Bell, G.Dukes, H.Adderly

Producer(s):

V.Bell, A.Moody

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Def Jam/Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • It's Only Love

      Simply Red
    • 33
    • 24
    • 8
      • 33
      • 24
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

J.Cameron, V.Cameron

Producer(s):

S.Levine

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Girl I Got My Eyes On You

      Today
    • 9
    • 1
    • 12
      • 9
      • 1
      • 12
  • 26
    • Birthday Suit (From "Sing")

      Johnny Kemp
    • 21
    • 21
    • 9
      • 21
      • 21
      • 9
  • 27
    • Sticks And Stones

      Grady Harrell
    • 34
    • 27
    • 9
      • 34
      • 27
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

A.Cleveland, D.Ross

Producer(s):

D.Ross

Gains In Performance

  • 28
    • All I Want Is Forever (From "Tap")

      James "J.T." Taylor & Regina Belle
    • 18
    • 2
    • 14
      • 18
      • 2
      • 14
  • 29
    • Turn This Mutha Out

      M.C. Hammer
    • 36
    • 29
    • 7
      • 36
      • 29
      • 7
  • 30
    • Joy And Pain

      Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock
    • 49
    • 30
    • 4
      • 49
      • 30
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

R.Ginyard

Producer(s):

W.Hamilton, R.Base

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • More Than Friends

      Jonathan Butler
    • 17
    • 4
    • 14
      • 17
      • 4
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

J.Butler, J.Skinner

Producer(s):

T.Allen, B.J.Eastmond

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive/RCA

  • 32
    • Like A Prayer

      Madonna
    • 41
    • 32
    • 5
      • 41
      • 32
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

M.Ciccone, P.Leonard

Producer(s):

Madonna, P.Leonard

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 34
    • Are You My Baby

      Wendy And Lisa
    • 26
    • 26
    • 8
      • 26
      • 26
      • 8
  • 35
    • Me Myself And I

      De La Soul
    • 51
    • 35
    • 4
      • 51
      • 35
      • 4
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