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R & B/Soul: Most Popular Articles

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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
Best R&B Songs about Cheating Lovers
Best Songs About Cheating Lovers - Cheating Lover Songs
Get Busy with the Sexiest R&B Songs of All...
Best R&B and Soul songs for having sex and making love to.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ten Reasons Why J. Lo Has Respect "On The Block"
Born July 24, 1969 in New York City. Jennifer Lopez is one of the most versatile entertainers in the
Joe Who? Joe Thomas
The official about.com mini-biography of romantic R&B singer Joe, also known as Joe Thomas.
What is R&B Music?
R&B 101 - The Origins of R&B Music
8 Songs to Lift Your Mood and Let Your Spirit...
Best Inspirational and Motivational R&B Songs
What is Funk Music?
An Origin & Definition of Funk Music.
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.
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.
About Lyfe Jennings
Lyfe Jennings profile biography. R & B.
Best Songs by Prince
Best R&B Songs by R&B Singer Prince.
Beyoncé's Full Name
Full name and background of R & B and pop singer Beyoncé's name.
Who is Kem?
Kem Owens R&B Jazz singer bio. R & B.
12 Best-Ever Funk Songs
Best Funk Music Songs
Ten Reasons Why George Clinton is the King of...
Born July 22, 1941 in Kannapolis, North Carolina, George Clinton is the legendary leader of the bands
The Definition of Soul
The Definition of Soul - What is Soul Music?
Ten Music Marriages That Made History
Ten music marriages that made history including Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley, Beyonce and Jay-Z, and Ike and Tina Turner,
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.
Best R&B Graduation Songs
Recommended R&B and Soul Graduation Songs
About Teddy Pendergrass
Teddy Pendergrass biography. R & B.
What is Neo-Soul?
A definition & origin of neo-soul music.
Earth, Wind and Fire's Top 20 Career Highlights
Earth, Wind & Fire's 20 greatest moments, including being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
10 Reasons Why Live Aid Is Unforgettable
R&B Stars of the 1985 Live Aid concerts, including Tina Turner, Lionel Richie, Patti LaBelle, Sade, George Michael, and The Four Tops.
R&B Artist Bio: Maxwell
The official about.com mini-biography of the R&B, Soul and neo-Soul singer known as Maxwell.
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.
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.
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.
Artist bio: Leela James
The official about.com mini-biography of Soul singer Leela James.
About Sam Cooke
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B, Soul and Pop music singer Sam Cooke.
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.
10 Reasons Why The Whitney/Bobby Marriage Was...
10 reasons why the Whitney Houston/Bobby Brown marriage was unforgettable, including the 'Being Bobby Brown' reality series.
Avant: A Profile
Avant singer profile biography. R & B.
All About Akon
Akon profile biography. R & B.
What Is the 'Motown Sound'?
: What Is the 'Motown Sound'? What is the so-called 'Motown Sound'? : The Motown Sound is a style of
TLC's Top Ten Career Highlights
TLC's Ten Classic Moments
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.
20 Reasons Why Luther Vandross is Unforgettable
During his outstanding career. Luther Vandross reached number one on the Billboard R&B album chart eight
Essential Funk Music Artists
Recommended Funk Music Artists
Janet Jackson's 20 Classic Songs
20 Reasons Why Janet Jackson is a Superstar
Best R&B Versions of Rock/Pop Songs
Best R&B versions of songs originally recorded by rock and pop music artists.
About SWV (Sisters With Voices)
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B trio SWV, which stands for Sisters With Voices.
Best Remakes of Prince Songs
Best cover versions or remakes of Prince songs
Janelle Monae - 'Metropolis: The Chase Suite...
Though she's new to the mainstream, the quirky, highly-talented singer Janelle Monae has been putting
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.
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.
Usher: A Mini-Bio of Usher Raymond
A profile of R&B singer Usher (Usher Raymond)
R&B Artist Bio: Aaliyah
The official about.com mini-biography of the late R&B singer and actress Aaliyah.
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.
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
Whitney Houston's 20 Greatest Achievements
Whitney Houston's top 20 career highlights, including a record seven straight number one hits, and the best-selling movie soundtrack of all-time.
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.
Ten Reasons Why Rick James Was "The King of...
Rick James' top ten career achievements, including his triple platinum 'Street Songs' album in 1981, and winning his only Grammy Award in 1991.
About Miguel (R&B singer)
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Miguel.
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.
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.
Prince's Full Name
Prince's real/full name. R & B.
Artist Bio: Whitney Houston
The official About R&B mini-biography of R&B-pop singer Whitney Houston.
Ten Reasons Why Sly & The Family Stone Were...
Formed in 1967 in San Francisco by Sylvester Stewart, Sly & The Family Stone was one of the most influential
About Faith Evans
Profile of Faith Evans' successes and struggles, including her early life, recording career, and relationship with the Notorious B.I.G.
About Stevie Wonder
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B/Soul singer and musician Stevie Wonder.
About Boyz II Men
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul group Boyz II Men
Recommended Unsigned R&B Artists
Recommended Unsigned R&B Artists
John Legend
John Legend R&B singer bio. R & B.
About R. Kelly
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer, songwriter and producer R. Kelly.
Mariah Carey's 20 Classic Hits
Mariah Carey has 18 number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100, more than any other solo artist or female
The Life & Times of Chico DeBarge
The Life & Times of Chico DeBarge
What is Ne-Yo's Real Name?
Ne-Yo's Real Name. R & B.
Essential R&B and Soul Albums:
Essential 1990s R&B and Soul Albums
R&B Artist Bio: Monica
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Monica Brown, known as just Monica.
About R&B Group 112 (One Twelve)
The official about.com mini-biography of Atlanta-based R&B quartet 112 (One Twelve).
Mario Barrett (R&B Singer)
Mario Barrett (R&B Singer) bio. R & B.
Ashanti's Full Name
Ashanti's Full Name. R & B.
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.
Best Amy Winehouse Songs
Before Amy Winehouse died of alcohol poisoning on July 23, 2012, she had released just two full studio albums. But those albums contained some of the better songs of the decade. Here's a look at the About R&B/Soul picks for the top 10 singles of her career.
Artist Bio: Brian McKnight
The official about.com mini-biography of 1990s R&B music superstar Brian McKnight.
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 The Isley Brothers
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B group The Isley Brothers, which is led by singer Ronald Isley.
Who is Avery*Sunshine?
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer Avery*Sunshine.
Mariah Carey's Greatest Moments
20 Reasons Why Mariah Carey is the Best-Selling Female Artist in History
About Anthony Hamilton
The official about.com mini-biography of southern R&B and Soul singer Anthony Hamilton.
Tank
Bio of bodybuilding R&B singer Durrell Babbs, whose stage name is Tank.
'Funk' Music: What It Is
An Origin & Definition of Funk Music.
About Keyshia Cole
The official about.com mini-biography and profile of R&B singer and reality show star Keyshia Cole.
Why Queen Bey Runs The World
20 Reasons Why Beyonce Runs the World.
About R&B Singer Estelle
The official about.com mini-biography of British R&B and Hip-Hop singer Estelle Swaray.
Top 10 Remakes of R&B Songs By Non-R&B Artists
Top 10 Remakes of R&B Songs By Non-R&B Artists
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.
Ten Reasons Why Boyz II Men Made History
I Will Always Love You " in late 1992 and early 1993 . The song also won two American Music Awards: 
About Beyonce Knowles
The official About R&B bio of singer Beyonce Knowles, better known as simply Beyonce.
Artist Bio: Lauryn Hill
The about.com mini-biography of the highly talented R&B/Hip-Hop vocalist.
Lyfe Jennings
Best and Worst Police Mugshots of R&B Singers. Page 3.
About Tyrese (R&B Singer)
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer, actor, model and sex symbol Tyrese Gibson.
About Mary J. Blige
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B, Soul and Hip-Hop singer and icon Mary J. Blige.
R&B Singer Tweet
The official about.com profile and mini-biography of R&B and Soul singer Charlene 'Tweet' Keys.
Album Review: Fantasia - 'Back to Me'
R&B Album Review: Fantasia - Back to Me
Underappreciated R&B/Soul Artists
Most Underappreciated R&B/Soul Performers
Ashanti
Best and Worst Police Mugshots of R&B Singers. Page 12.
What's Stevie Wonder's Real Name?
FAQ About Stevie Wonder. R & B.
R&B Artist Bio: Alicia Keys
The official about.com mini-biography of Grammy-winning R&B-pop singer Alicia Keys.
Who is Donny Hathaway?
The official about.com mini-biography of 1970s R&B/Soul singer Donny Hathaway, father of modern singer Lalah Hathaway.
About Eric Benet
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Eric Benet.
About Destiny's Child
The official about.com biography of R&B/pop group Destiny's Child, featuring Beyonce and Kelly Rowland.
Alicia Keys' Greatest Moments
Alicia Keys is celebrating her 34th birthday on January 25, 2015. During her 14 year career, she has
About Joss Stone
The official about.com mini-biography of British Soul-pop singer Joss Stone.
Best Blue-Eyed Soul Singers
For those not familiar with the term, Blue-Eyed Soul is an expression created in the 1960s to describe
10 Reasons Why Aretha Franklin is the Queen Diva
10 Reasons Why Aretha Franklin is the Greatest
About Chante Moore
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B and Jazz singer Chante Moore.
About Bobby Brown
The official about.com mini-biography of Whitney Houston's ex-husband, R&B singer Bobby Brown of 'My Prerogative' and New Edition fame.
Earth, Wind and Fire's 20 Greatest Hits
Barbara Streisand , Neil Diamond , Barry Manilow , Cher , Minnie Riperton, Deniece Williams, Jennifer
Sexy Tour for Winter 2015: Chris Brown/Trey...
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2013 Grammy Awards: R&B Categories
The nominations for the 2013 Grammy Awards were announced Dec. 5, 2012, and the winners were revealed Feb. 10, 2013 live on CBS. The nominees in the R&B categories included some of the usual names, like Usher, Beyonce and R. Kelly, as well as some surprises, like Frank Ocean, jazz musician Robert Glasper and Tamia.
About Smokey Robinson
The official about.com mini-biography of American pop-R&B singer Smokey Robinson.
About Ne-Yo
The official about.com mini-biography of award-winning R&B-pop singer Ne-Yo.
Ten Reasons Why Gerald Levert Was Special
Born July 13, 1966 in Cleveland, Ohio, Gerald Levert followed in the footsteps of his father Eddie Levert,
Ten Reasons Why Chris Brown is a Superstar
Chris Brown's Ten Greatest Songs
Best R&B/Soul Movie Soundtracks
Best R&B/Soul Movie Soundtracks
About Aretha Franklin
The official about.com biography of legendary R&B singer and Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin.
Artist bio: The-Dream
The-Dream R&B singer bio. R & B/Soul.
Profile: Angie Stone
Angie Stone bio biography profile
Michael Jackson's Greatest Achievements.
We remember Michael Jackson, the "King of Pop," as the greatest entertainer of our generation. A few
About Al Green
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B/Soul singer Al Green.
Review: Amy Winehouse - "Back to Black"
British Soul singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse has a voice that's very contradictory; it's strong and powerful,
About En Vogue
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B vocal group En Vogue.
The Donell Jones Story
Donell Jones profile r&b singer. R & B.
Stevie Wonder's Top Ten Career Highlights
Stevie Wonder's Top Ten Greatest Moments
Ten Reasons Why Chaka Khan Is An Idol
Ten Reasons Why Chaka Khan Is An Idol
Stevie Wonder's 40 Greatest Hits
40 Classic Stevie Wonder Songs
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.
New Luther Vandross Greatest Hits CD Released...
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20 Reasons Why You Want to Listen to Lionel...
Lionel Richie's 20 Greatest Songs
Women's History Month Salute to 20 Greatest...
20 Greatest Female RandB Superstars
Marvin Gaye's 20 Classic Songs
Marvin Gaye's 20 Greatest Songs
About Diana Ross
The official About R&B biography of legendary singer-performer Diana Ross.
25 Reasons Why Motown Was The Greatest Record...
25 Reasons Why Motown Changed America
What is R&B Music?
Facts and answers about what R&B is.
Curtis Mayfield's 20 Greatest Songs
20 Reasons Why Curtis Mayfield was a Musical Genius

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