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Soul Power: Check Out the 20 Best R&B...
Using a calculation formula that includes vocal creativity, chart-topping songs and albums, awards won, name recognition, songwriting ability and other factors, your R&B/Soul Guide has crafted a list of picks for the best R&B and Soul singers in music history. A few names might surprise you.
15 Sweet R&B Songs to Play at Your Wedding
Great Wedding Songs - R&B Wedding Songs
Ease Your Broken Heart with These 12 Great...
Best R&B Break-Up Songs - Songs About Breaking Up by R&B Artists
Get Busy with the Sexiest R&B Songs of All...
Best R&B and Soul songs for having sex and making love to.
Best R&B Songs about Cheating Lovers
Best Songs About Cheating Lovers - Cheating Lover Songs
12 Sweetest Love Songs in R&B History
Best R&B Love Songs by mary j blige, brian mcknight, sade, donell jones and others.
Singers and Rhymers: The 50 Best R&B/Rap...
Top 50 R&B/Rap Collaborations
The 11 Best Modern-Day Soul Singers
Browse 11 of the Best Modern-Day Soul Artists and see what albums you need to listen to.
20 Reasons Why Luther Vandross is Unforgettable
During his outstanding career. Luther Vandross reached number one on the Billboard R&B album chart eight
Swoon to These 12 R&B Duets
Whether you're making a mixtape for your significant other, looking for songs to sing with your baby on Karaoke night, seeking the perfect wedding music or just like hearing male and female voices in harmony, this list of best romantic R&B duets is for you.
Set the Mood with These 11 Romantic R&B...
Whether you're looking for a song that expresses how you feel about that special person in your life, searching for tunes that are perfect for setting a mood in the bedroom, or just like soothing love songs, the About R&B/Soul list of recommended romantic songs is here to fulfill your needs.
Joe Who? Joe Thomas
The official about.com mini-biography of romantic R&B singer Joe, also known as Joe Thomas.
30 Michael Jackson Classics
A list of Michael Jackson's greatest songs as a member of The Jackson Five and also as a solo artist.
Best Broken Heart Songs
Some artists, like Mary J. Blige, Ne-Yo and the late, great Amy Winehouse to name a few, are known for their woeful tales of heartbreak. And the songs on this list represent some of the better modern day and classic songs about being brokenhearted.
17 Best R&B Songs for Your Workout
R&B might be best known as lovers' music, but that's not to say that some singers don't know how to put a high energy song or three out there. As artists like Usher, Beyonce and Ne-Yo have showed over the years, the R&B genre doesn't always have to live up to the 'Blues' portion of its Rhythm & Blues name. In fact, some songs are practically custom made for listening to while burning calories.
What is R&B Music?
R&B 101 - The Origins of R&B Music
12 "Must Have" R&B Greatest Hits Collectionc
A list of the twelve best R&B hits albums, including music from James Brown, Stevie Wonder Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, and Ray Charles.
Greatest R&B/Soul Groups Ever
Using a calculation formula that includes vocal creativity, chart-topping songs and albums, awards won, name recognition, songwriting ability and other factors, your R&B/Soul Guide has crafted a list of picks for the dozen best R&B, Soul and Funk groups in music history.
8 Songs to Lift Your Mood and Let Your Spirit...
Best Inspirational and Motivational R&B Songs
Janet Jackson's 20 Classic Songs
20 Reasons Why Janet Jackson is a Superstar
What is Funk Music?
An Origin & Definition of Funk Music.
Beyoncé's Full Name
Full name and background of R & B and pop singer Beyoncé's name.
Michael Jackson's Greatest Achievements.
We remember Michael Jackson, the "King of Pop," as the greatest entertainer of our generation. A few
Recommended British Soul and R&B
R&B and Soul music may have originated and been molded in the United States, but the U.S. isn't the only place on earth where great Soul and Rhythm & Blues singers have come from.
The Definition of Soul
The Definition of Soul - What is Soul Music?
Who is Kem?
Kem Owens R&B Jazz singer bio. R & B.
Best Songs by Prince
Best R&B Songs by R&B Singer Prince.
12 Best-Ever Funk Songs
Best Funk Music Songs
About Jon B.
The official about.com mini-biography of caucasian R&B singer Jon B., who debuted and peaked in the mid-to-late 1990s.
10 Best Protest Songs to Sing It Loud
Here's your R&B Guide's picks for the best social/political protest songs by R&B and Soul artists, including John Legend, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye and more.
About Sam Cooke
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B, Soul and Pop music singer Sam Cooke.
Real Names of R&B Singers
If you've ever wondered what Prince's real name is (it's Prince), or why Ginuwine doesn't go by his real name (because it's Elgin Lumpkin, that's why), then check out this list of the real names of some of your favorite R&B and Soul singers.
What Is the 'Motown Sound'?
: What Is the 'Motown Sound'? What is the so-called 'Motown Sound'? : The Motown Sound is a style of
Why Luther Vandross Is One of the Greatest...
20 Reasons Why Luther Vandross Is the King of Male Vocalists, including receiving the Soul Train Quincy Jones Award for Career Achievement.
Full Names of R&B and Soul Singers
Some people still remember that Beyonce's last name is Knowles and that Fantasia's is Barrino, but how many folks still know -- or ever knew -- what Aaliyah's surname was? Or what Ciara's is? If you don't and are curious, check out this handy-dandy list of the full names of mononymous R&B singers.
What is Neo-Soul?
A definition & origin of neo-soul music.
Best Remakes of Prince Songs
Best cover versions or remakes of Prince songs
Best R&B/Soul Movie Soundtracks
What makes for a great film soundtrack? Well, obviously it's all about the songs. A great OST (Original Sound Track) consists of quality, memorable tunes that stay with you long after a movie has ended. In fact, the best soundtracks are cohesive units that can be enjoyed even without the benefit of seeing the film they're attached to.
Bobby Womack's Top Ten Career Highlights
Bobby Womack's Top Ten Greatest Moments, including being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by Ron Wood of The Rolling Stones.
Best R&B Graduation Songs
Recommended R&B and Soul Graduation Songs
Why Michael Jackson's "Thriller" is the...
Celebrating its 32nd anniversary on November 30, 2014, Michael Jackson 's Thriller is the best-selling
About R. Kelly
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer, songwriter and producer R. Kelly.
Best R&B Versions of Rock/Pop Songs
Best R&B versions of songs originally recorded by rock and pop music artists.
Miguel's Top Ten Songs
Born October 23, 1985 in Los Angeles, California, Miguel is a Grammy Award winning artist who has also
Prince and Mary J. Blige Headline Essence...
Prince, Mary J. Blige, Treyz Songz, Jennifer Hudson, Lionel Richie and more stars featured in great R&B music festivals this summer.
All About Akon
Akon profile biography. R & B.
About SWV (Sisters With Voices)
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B trio SWV, which stands for Sisters With Voices.
Artist bio: Leela James
The official about.com mini-biography of Soul singer Leela James.
R&B Artist Bio: Maxwell
The official about.com mini-biography of the R&B, Soul and neo-Soul singer known as Maxwell.
What is Ne-Yo's Real Name?
Ne-Yo's Real Name. R & B.
Essential Funk Music Artists
Recommended Funk Music Artists
Best R&B Seduction Songs
Best R&B Seduction and Seduction Songs from the years 2007 to 2010, including Prince, Lizz Wright and Wayne Brady.
40 Party Jams for Your 4th of July BBQ
40 Party Jams for Your 4th of July BBQ, including hits from Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Beyonce, Prince, Usher, James Brown, and Steve Wonder.
Ten Reasons Why Barry White Was "The Maestro"
Born September 12, 1944 in Galveston, Texas, Barry White was one of the most successful artists of the
Best Free R&B/Soul Music Mixtapes
Although mixtapes started out strictly as a rap phenomenon, plenty of young R&B and Soul singers have jumped on the bandwagon in recent years. This list of the best R&B/Soul mixtapes includes free releases by young guns like Raheem DeVaughn, Trey Songz and Frank Ocean.
About R&B Group 112 (One Twelve)
The official about.com mini-biography of Atlanta-based R&B quartet 112 (One Twelve).
Why Queen Bey Runs The World
20 Reasons Why Beyonce Runs the World.
About Faith Evans
Profile of Faith Evans' successes and struggles, including her early life, recording career, and relationship with the Notorious B.I.G.
20 Reasons Why We Love Whitney Houston
20 Reasons Why We Love Whitney Houston
Underappreciated R&B/Soul Artists
Most Underappreciated R&B/Soul Performers
Avant: A Profile
Avant singer profile biography. R & B.
R&B Artist Bio: Monica
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Monica Brown, known as just Monica.
Usher: A Mini-Bio of Usher Raymond
A profile of R&B singer Usher (Usher Raymond)
About Miguel (R&B singer)
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Miguel.
The Life & Times of Chico DeBarge
The Life & Times of Chico DeBarge
About Stevie Wonder
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B/Soul singer and musician Stevie Wonder.
Curtis Mayfield's 20 Greatest Songs
20 Reasons Why Curtis Mayfield was a Musical Genius
About Ronald Isley
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer Ronald Isley of legendary group The Isley Brothers.
Best Country-Soul Crossovers
Recommended Country-Soul Music
Who is Avery*Sunshine?
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer Avery*Sunshine.
Prince's Full Name
Prince's real/full name. R & B.
TLC's Top Ten Career Highlights
TLC's Ten Classic Moments
Stevie Wonder's 40 Greatest Hits
40 Classic Stevie Wonder Songs
20 Reasons Why You Want to Listen to Lionel...
Lionel Richie's 20 Greatest Songs
About Mary J. Blige
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B, Soul and Hip-Hop singer and icon Mary J. Blige.
Recommended Unsigned R&B Artists
Recommended Unsigned R&B Artists
About Eric Benet
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Eric Benet.
If You Like Mary J. Blige ...
Recommended singers to try if you like Mary J. Blige.
John Legend
John Legend R&B singer bio. R & B.
What is Soul Music?
A definition and history of soul music, including the sub-genres Detroit soul, Memphis soul, Philly soul, Blue-eyed soul, British soul, and neo-soul.
About Beyonce Knowles
The official About R&B bio of singer Beyonce Knowles, better known as simply Beyonce.
Who is Jill Scott?
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer and spoken word poet Jill Scott.
About Brandy Norwood
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer and reality television star Brandy, the sister of singer Ray J. and daughter of Gospel vocalist Willie Norwood.
About Boyz II Men
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul group Boyz II Men
About Lyfe Jennings
Lyfe Jennings profile biography. R & B.
Best Blue-Eyed Soul Singers
For those not familiar with the term, Blue-Eyed Soul is an expression created in the 1960s to describe
Artist Bio: Brian McKnight
The official about.com mini-biography of 1990s R&B music superstar Brian McKnight.
Artist Bio: Lauryn Hill
The about.com mini-biography of the highly talented R&B/Hip-Hop vocalist.
The Isley Brothers' Greatest Hits
20 Classic Isley Brothers Songs
Artist Bio: Trey Songz
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Trey Songz.
About Anthony Hamilton
The official about.com mini-biography of southern R&B and Soul singer Anthony Hamilton.
Mario Barrett (R&B Singer)
Mario Barrett (R&B Singer) bio. R & B.
25 Reasons Why Motown Was The Greatest Record...
25 Reasons Why Motown Changed America
Marvin Gaye's 20 Classic Songs
Marvin Gaye's 20 Greatest Songs
About New Edition
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B and pop group New Edition, whose members have included Bobby Brown, Ralph Tresvant, Johnny Gill and the trio Bel Biv Devoe.
Best R&B Christmas Songs
It's hard to sort through the literally tens of thousands of Christmas songs by R&B and Soul music artists to find the really good stuff. So to help you out a little, your Guide to R&B has compiled a list of great holiday songs by R&B artists, including audio streams for some tracks.
About Tyrese (R&B Singer)
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer, actor, model and sex symbol Tyrese Gibson.
Prince's 20 Greatest Songs
20 Unforgettable Prince Songs
About Keyshia Cole
The official about.com mini-biography and profile of R&B singer and reality show star Keyshia Cole.
Top Ten Hits From Trey Songz
Trey's Ten Greatest Songz
Janet Jackson's 20 Greatest Moments
20 Reasons Why Michael Jackson Was Proud of Sister Janet
About Ne-Yo
The official about.com mini-biography of award-winning R&B-pop singer Ne-Yo.
About Chante Moore
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B and Jazz singer Chante Moore.
'Funk' Music: What It Is
An Origin & Definition of Funk Music.
Mariah Carey's Greatest Moments
20 Reasons Why Mariah Carey is the Best-Selling Female Artist in History
About Calvin Richardson
Calvin Richardson R&B singer bio
About R&B Singer Estelle
The official about.com mini-biography of British R&B and Hip-Hop singer Estelle Swaray.
Tank
Bio of bodybuilding R&B singer Durrell Babbs, whose stage name is Tank.
Best Songs by Aaliyah
A list of the best Songs by R&B-Pop Singer Aaliyah, as chose by about.com's R&B/Soul music critic.
Grammy Awards Performances You'll Never Forget
20 Greatest Grammy Awards Performances
The Real Names of Dru Hill
R*B group Dru Hill members' real names
Babyface's 30 Greatest Songs
30 Reasons Why Babyface Is A Legendary Composer/Producer
20 Reasons Why James Brown Was The Hardest...
20 Classic Songs by The Godfather of Soul
The Donell Jones Story
Donell Jones profile r&b singer. R & B.
Essential R&B and Soul Albums:
Essential 1990s R&B and Soul Albums
Hil St. Soul
Hil St. Soul Bio. R & B.
Gladys Knight's 20 Greatest Songs
20 Gladys Knight Classics
Album Review: Amerie - "Because I Love It"
Album Review: Amerie - Because I Love It
About Teddy Pendergrass
Teddy Pendergrass biography. R & B.
Artist Bio: Whitney Houston
The official About R&B mini-biography of R&B-pop singer Whitney Houston.
About Smokey Robinson
The official about.com mini-biography of American pop-R&B singer Smokey Robinson.
Stevie Wonder's Top Ten Career Highlights
Stevie Wonder's Top Ten Greatest Moments
Best R&B/Soul Movie Soundtracks
Best R&B/Soul Movie Soundtracks
Review: "Daddy's Little Girls" Soundtrack
Many soundtracks these days contain a lot of music that has little - if any - relation to the movie itself.
About Aretha Franklin
The official about.com biography of legendary R&B singer and Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin.
Prince's Top Ten Career Highlights
Ten Reasons Why Prince is Music Royalty
President Obama Proclaims June 2015 African-Ame...
June 2015 Marks the 36th Anniversary of Black Music Month
R&B Artist Bio: India.Arie
The official about.com mini-biography of Atlanta-based R&B/Soul singer-songwriter India.Arie.
Top 10 Remakes of R&B Songs By Non-R&B Artists
Top 10 Remakes of R&B Songs By Non-R&B Artists
About The Isley Brothers
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B group The Isley Brothers, which is led by singer Ronald Isley.
Nine Famous Fathers and their Talented Children
Nine Famous Fathers Who Paved The Way for Their Children
Mariah Carey's 20 Classic Hits
20 Classic Mariah Carey's Songs
Ten Reasons To Remember Phyllis Hyman
,  and Patti LaBelle Hyman performed on Broadway in the 1981 musical based on the music of Duke Ellington
About Mariah Carey
The official About R&B bio of singer-actress Mariah Carey.
Chaka Khan's Ten Greatest Singles
Chaka Khan's Ten Greatest Songs
What is R&B Music?
Facts and answers about what R&B is.
Jagged Edge Profile
A profile of R&B act Jagged Edge
Review: Amy Winehouse - "Back to Black"
British Soul singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse has a voice that's very contradictory; it's strong and powerful,
20 Reasons Why "We Are The World" Is A Classic
The all-star single "We Are The World" was recorded on January 21, 1985 and released March 7, 1985 to
10 Reasons Why Aretha Franklin is the Queen Diva
10 Reasons Why Aretha Franklin is the Greatest
Ray Charles' Ten Greatest Hits
Ray Charles' Ten Greatest Hits
Ten Reasons Why Lionel Richie is Destined for...
Lionel Richie's Ten Greatest Achievements
About James Brown
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B, Soul and Funk music singer James Brown.
Maze featuring Frankie Beverly performs on Soul...
Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and Gladys Knight Headline The Soul Train Cruise
About Al Green
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B/Soul singer Al Green.
Luther's Vandross' 20 Classic Songs
20 Reasons Why Luther Vandross Was One Of The Greatest Male Vocalists
Al Green's Ten Greatest Songs
Ten Classic Songs by Al Green

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