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Top R&B Songs of 1974

1973 <-1974-> 1975


  

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1974
1.
01/1974
190

2
US




✫1
R&B
39
UK
[Tamla 54243]
written by Leonard Caston, Anita Poree & Frank Wilson
2.
01/1974
38

31
US




10
R&B


[Curtom 1990]
written by Michael Hawkins (as Michael J. Hawkins), Lee Hawkins & Janice Hutson
Last Time I Saw Him
3.
01/1974
99

14
US
✫1
AC


15
R&B
35
UK
[Motown 1278]
written by Michael Masser & Pam Sawyer
Come and Get Your Love
4.
01/1974
136

5
US




75
R&B


[Epic 5-11035]
written by Lolly Vegas
5.
01/1974
71

17
US




3
R&B


[Stang 5052]
written by Al Goodman, Harry Ray & Sylvia Robinson
6.
01/1974
52

37
US




9
R&B
33
UK
[Phil. Int'l. 3538]
written by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
7.
01/1974
92

54
US




3
R&B
5
UK
[Brunswick 55505]
written by Stan McKenney & Eugene Record
8.
01/1974
72

20
US




✫1
R&B


written by Joe Jefferson (as Joseph B. Jefferson), Bruce Hawes & Charles Simmons
9.
01/1974
38

34
US




5
R&B


[Stax 0193]
written by Don Davis & Frank Johnson
10.
02/1974
114

10
US
42
AC


8
R&B
27
UK
[RCA Victor 0205]
written by Bobby Eli, John Freeman & Vinnie Barrett
11.
02/1974
100

10
US




✫1
R&B


[United Artists 375]
written by James Alexander & Zelda Samuels
12.
02/1974
49

34
US




2
R&B


[London 1052]
written by Harry Williams
Bennie and the Jets
13.
02/1974
204

✫1
US




15
R&B


[only released in the US]
[MCA 40198]
written by Elton John & Bernie Taupin
14.
02/1974
219

3
US
10
AC


✫1
R&B
7
UK
[Buddah 403]
written by Jim Weatherly
15.
02/1974
38

36
US




3
R&B


16.
02/1974
70

19
US




15
R&B
51
UK
[Motown 1269]
written by Gloria Jones & Pam Sawyer
17.
02/1974
63

23
US
27
AC


3
R&B


[Stax 0196]
written by Homer Banks, Raymond Jackson & Carl Hampton
TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)
18.
03/1974
257

✫1
US
✫1
AC


✫1
R&B
22
UK
featuring The Three Degrees
[instrumental]
written by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
Mighty Mighty
19.
03/1974
54

29
US




4
R&B


20.
03/1974
71

76
US




34
R&B
6
UK
[instrumental]
[Event 213]
written by Peter Arpadys
The Payback (Part 1)
21.
03/1974
65

26
US




✫1
R&B


[Polydor 14223]
written by James Brown, John Starks & Fred Wesley
Dancing Machine
22.
03/1974
197

2
US




✫1
R&B


[Motown 1286]
written by Hal Davis, Donald Fletcher & Weldon Dean Parks
23.
03/1974
52

60
US




10
R&B
16
UK
[T-Neck 2253]
written by Jim Seals & Dash Crofts
24.
03/1974
285

2
US
6
AC


5
R&B
2
UK
[Avco 4634]
written by Thom Bell & Linda Creed
25.
03/1974
161

4
US
31
AC


✫1
R&B
31
UK
[Roxbury 0236]
written by William DeVaughn
For the Love of Money
26.
03/1974
107

9
US




3
R&B
53
UK
[Philadelphia International 3544]
written by Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff & Anthony Jackson
27.
03/1974
43

32
US




3
R&B


[Hi 2262]
written by Al Green
Don't You Worry 'bout a Thing
28.
04/1974
91

16
US
9
AC


2
R&B
55
UK
[Tamla 54245]
written by Stevie Wonder
29.
04/1974
79

19
US




✫1
R&B
51
UK
[Atlantic 2999]
written by Bobby Womack
30.
04/1974
41

58
US




6
R&B
32
UK
written by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
31.
04/1974
35







74
R&B
13
UK
[P.i. 3550]
written by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
Hollywood Swinging
32.
04/1974
136

6
US




✫1
R&B
52
UK
[De-lite 561]
written by Kool & the Gang & Gene Redd
33.
04/1974
127

8
US
35
AC


✫1
R&B


[Atco 6961]
written by Bobby Eli & Vinnie Barrett
34.
05/1974
76

17
US




✫1
R&B


[Curtom 1997]
written by Ed Townsend
35.
05/1974
46

24
US




31
R&B


[Haven 7000]
written by Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter
36.
05/1974
44

28
US




5
R&B


[Tamla 54247]
written by Leonard Caston & Anita Poree
37.
05/1974
65

18
US




3
R&B


written by Thom Bell & Linda Creed
38.
05/1974
80

22
US




7
R&B
20
UK
[instrumental]
[Motown 1307]
written by Milan Williams
39.
05/1974
132

5
US




2
R&B


[from the movie Claudine]
[Buddah 423]
written by Curtis Mayfield
Rock the Boat
40.
05/1974
258

✫1
US
12
AC


2
R&B
6
UK
[RCA Victor 0232]
written by Wally Holmes (as Waldo Holmes)
Rock Your Baby
41.
06/1974
324

✫1
US
19
AC


✫1
R&B
✫1
UK
[T.K. 1004]
written by Harry Casey (as Harry Wayne Casey) & Richard Finch
42.
06/1974
55

29
US




✫1
R&B


[Polydor 14244]
written by James Brown
43.
06/1974
54

26
US




4
R&B


[ABC 11438]
written by McKinley Jackson & James Reddick
44.
06/1974
90







83
R&B
2
UK
[Bell 45600]
written by Roger Greenaway & Tony Macaulay
Tell Me Something Good
45.
06/1974
161

3
US




3
R&B
53
UK
[ABC 12010]
written by Stevie Wonder
Feel Like Makin' Love
46.
06/1974
234

✫1
US
✫1
AC


✫1
R&B
34
UK
[Atlantic 3203]
written by Gene McDaniels (as Eugene McDaniels)
47.
06/1974
44

40
US




3
R&B
51
UK
[Curtom 1999]
written by Curtis Mayfield
Hang On in There Baby
48.
06/1974
192

8
US




2
R&B
3
UK
[MGM 14715]
written by Johnny Bristol
49.
06/1974
37

35
US




7
R&B


[RCA 0305]
written by Brian Auger
50.
07/1974
37

32
US




10
R&B


written by Sly Stone (as Sylvester Stewart)
I Shot the Sheriff
51.
07/1974
220

✫1
US




33
R&B
9
UK
[RSO 409]
written by Bob Marley
Nothing from Nothing
52.
07/1974
203

✫1
US
15
AC


8
R&B


[A&M 1544]
written by Billy Preston & Bruce Fisher
When Will I See You Again
53.
07/1974
304

2
US
✫1
AC


4
R&B
✫1
UK
[P.i. 3550]
written by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
54.
07/1974
40

26
US




22
R&B


[Warner 7828]
written by Johnny Guitar Watson (as Johnny "Guitar" Watson) & Lenny Williams
55.
07/1974
109

18
US
26
AC


8
R&B
9
UK
56.
07/1974
41

52
US




4
R&B
52
UK
[T-Neck 2254]
written by Ronald Isley, Kelly Isley (as O'Kelly Isley Jr.), Rudolph Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley & Chris Jasper
Then Came You
57.
07/1974
242

✫1
US
3
AC


2
R&B
29
UK
[Atlantic 3202]
written by Sherman Marshall & Phillip Pugh
Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe
58.
08/1974
236

✫1
US
26
AC


✫1
R&B
8
UK
[20th Century 2120]
written by Barry White
59.
08/1974
201

2
US


8
dance
✫1
R&B
51
UK
[Scepter 12395]
written by Billy Nichols
You Haven't Done Nothin'
60.
08/1974
224

✫1
US




✫1
R&B
30
UK
featuring Jackson Five
[Tamla 54252]
written by Stevie Wonder
Kung Fu Fighting
61.
08/1974
333

✫1
US




✫1
R&B
✫1
UK
[20th Century 2140]
written by Carl Douglas
62.
08/1974
109

12
US
31
AC
7
dance
20
R&B
18
UK
[RCA PB-10022]
written by Christopher Mark Jackson
63.
08/1974
79

13
US




4
R&B


[Tamla 54248]
written by Freddie Perren & Christine Perren
64.
08/1974
50

31
US




✫1
R&B


[Polydor 14255]
written by Charles Bobbit, James Brown, John Starks & Fred Wesley
65.
09/1974
49

37
US




✫1
R&B
52
UK
[De-Lite 1562]
written by Kool & the Gang & Ronald Bell (as Khalis Bayyan)
66.
09/1974
77

13
US




2
R&B


67.
09/1974
132

6
US
15
AC
4
dance
11
R&B


[Back Beat 630]
written by Buzz Cason & Mac Gayden
68.
09/1974
175

14
US
18
AC


63
R&B
✫1
UK
[Pye 71002]
written by David Parton (as Des Parton)
69.
09/1974
68

15
US




4
R&B


Distant Lover
70.
09/1974
38

28
US




12
R&B


[live]
[Tamla 54253]
written by Marvin Gaye, Gwen Gordy (as Gwen Gordy Fuqua) & Sandra Greene
71.
09/1974
148

7
US
28
AC


2
R&B
20
UK
[Hi 2274]
written by Al Green
72.
09/1974
66

22
US




✫1
R&B


[Truth 3206]
written by Homer Banks, Eddie Marion & Henderson Thigpen
73.
10/1974
67

50
US




10
R&B
9
UK
B side to I Get Lifted
[T.K. 1007]
written by Harry Casey (as Harry Wayne Casey) & Richard Finch
74.
10/1974
41

50
US




✫1
R&B


[Capitol 3957]
written by Daryl Hall & John Oates
75.
10/1974
38

47
US


9
dance
10
R&B


written by Glenn Dorsey
76.
10/1974
80

21
US




✫1
R&B
51
UK
77.
10/1974
94

18
US


5
dance
6
R&B
24
UK
[RCA Victor 10066]
written by Wally Holmes
78.
10/1974
40

36
US
26
AC


5
R&B


[Atco 7004]
written by Norman Barrett & Bobby Eli
You Got the Love
79.
10/1974
94

11
US




✫1
R&B


featuring Chaka Khan
[ABC 12032]
written by Chaka Khan & Ray Parker Jr
80.
10/1974
37

52
US


2
dance
19
R&B


[Roulette 7159]
written by Barbara Gaskins
81.
10/1974
49

34
US




✫1
R&B


[Glades 1722]
written by Latimore (as Benjamin Latimore)
82.
10/1974
204

9
US
11
AC
✫1
dance
34
R&B
2
UK
written by Clifton Davis
83.
10/1974
39

38
US




3
R&B


[Motown 1308]
written by Gene Marcellino, Jerry Marcellino (as Gerald Marcellino) & Mel Larson
Funky President (People It's Bad) / Cold Blooded
84.
11/1974
38

44
US




4
R&B
52
UK
b side Cold Blooded charted from 7 december 1974 in US charts
[Polydot 14258]
written by James Brown
85.
11/1974
309

2
US


2
dance
✫1
R&B
✫1
UK
[20th Century 2133]
written by Peter Radcliffe, Tony Sepe & Barry White
Boogie On Reggae Woman
86.
11/1974
207

3
US




✫1
R&B
12
UK
[Tamla 54254]
written by Stevie Wonder
87.
11/1974
182

4
US


✫1
dance
✫1
R&B
34
UK
[instrumental]
[Roadshow 7001]
written by B.T. Express
88.
11/1974
138

10
US


3
dance
32
R&B
8
UK
[Chelsea 3004]
written by Bob Crewe & Kenny Nolan
89.
11/1974
266

✫1
US
45
AC
11
dance
5
R&B
6
UK
90.
11/1974
35







21
R&B
17
UK
written by Harry Casey (as Harry Wayne Casey) & Clarence Reid
91.
11/1974
38

48
US




8
R&B
35
UK
[20th Century 2168]
written by Carl Douglas
92.
11/1974
101

11
US
42
AC
2
dance
9
R&B


[Midland Int'l 10113]
written by Roger Cook, Roger Greenaway & Geoff Stephens
93.
11/1974
48

28
US




3
R&B


[Buddah 441]
written by Bettye Crutcher & Lester Snell
94.
11/1974
63

27
US




✫1
R&B


[20th Century 2141]
written by Barry White
95.
12/1974

Fire by Ohio Players

from Fire   Fire
206

✫1
US


10
dance
✫1
R&B


[Mercury 73643]
written by James "Diamond" Williams, Billy Beck (as William "Billy" Beck), Marvin Pierce (as Marvin "Merv" Pierce), Marshall Jones, Leroy Bonner (as Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner), Ralph Middlebrooks (as Ralph "Pee Wee" Middlebrooks) & Clarence Satchell
96.
12/1974
134

3
US




85
R&B


as Grand Funk
[Capitol 4002]
written by John Ellison & Ernie Fields
97.
12/1974
50

22
US




11
R&B


[A&M 1644]
written by Billy Preston & George Johnson
98.
12/1974
49

40
US


11
dance
✫1
R&B


(instrumentation by "The Temptations Band": The Commodores)
[Gordy 7138]
written by Jeffrey Bowen, Donald Baldwin & Lionel Richie
99.
12/1974
114

91
US




75
R&B
✫1
UK
[RCA 10128]
written by Johanna Hall & John Hall
100.
12/1974
36

85
US


✫1
dance
31
R&B
51
UK

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