Top Chicago Soul Songs


Rank All Time Artist Song Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
212
The Impressions People Get Ready 1965
2
317
Jackie Wilson (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher Northern Soul, Pop Soul 1967
3
338
Curtis Mayfield Move On Up Funk 1970
4
1048
Curtis Mayfield Superfly Film Soundtrack, Funk 1972
5
1359
The Chi-Lites Have You Seen Her Smooth Soul 1971
6
1475
Curtis Mayfield Freddie's Dead Film Soundtrack, Funk 1972
7
1889
The Chi-Lites Oh Girl Smooth Soul 1972
8
2063
Fontella Bass Rescue Me Motown Sound 1965
9
2068
Curtis Mayfield Pusherman Film Soundtrack, Funk 1972
10
3047
Curtis Mayfield (Don't Worry) If There's a Hell Below We're All Going to Go Funk, Psychedelic Soul 1970
11
3146
Billy Stewart Summertime 1966
12
3648
The Five Stairsteps O-o-h Child Pop Soul 1970
13
3908
Donny Hathaway The Ghetto 1969
14
4115
The Impressions It's All Right 1963
15
4117
Tyrone Davis Can I Change My Mind 1968
16
4235
Curtis Mayfield We the People Who Are Darker Than Blue 1970
17
5162
The Impressions Choice of Colors 1969
18
5220
The Impressions Keep On Pushing Pop Soul 1964
19
5989
Natalie Cole This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) Pop Soul 1975
20
6153
Major Lance The Monkey Time 1963
21
6264
The Impressions I'm So Proud Pop Soul 1964
22
8147
Major Lance Um Um Um Um Um Um Um Pop Soul 1963
23
8482
The Impressions We're a Winner 1967
24
8769
The Staple Singers Let's Do It Again Pop Soul 1975
25
9810
Barbara Acklin Love Makes a Woman 1968

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10000:
Tyrone Davis Is It Something You've Got 1969
The Impressions This Is My Country 1968
Tyrone Davis Turn Back the Hands of Time 1970
Billy Stewart I Do Love You 1965
Jackie Wilson No Pity (In the Naked City) Deep Soul 1965