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Best R&B and Soul songs for having sex and making love to.
Best R&B Love Songs by mary j blige, brian mcknight, sade, donell jones and others.
Great Wedding Songs - R&B Wedding Songs
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.
Best Songs About Cheating Lovers - Cheating Lover Songs
Best R&B Break-Up Songs - Songs About Breaking Up by R&B Artists
Top 50 R&B/Rap Collaborations
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.
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.
Sad R&B Songs
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.
R&B 101 - The Origins of R&B Music
Best Best R&B Party Songs
Best Modern-Day Soul Artists
Best Inspirational and Motivational R&B Songs
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.
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.
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.
The official about.com mini-biography of romantic R&B singer Joe, also known as Joe Thomas.
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.
Best Funk Music Songs
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.
The Definition of Soul - What is Soul Music?
An Origin & Definition of Funk Music.
Recommended R&B and Soul Graduation Songs
A definition & origin of neo-soul music
: What Is the 'Motown Sound'? What is the so-called 'Motown Sound'? : The Motown Sound is a style of
Best cover versions or remakes of Prince songs
Recommended Funk Music Artists
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.
Best R&B Seduction and Seductive Songs
Best R&B Greatest Hits & Best-Of albums
Best R&B Songs by R&B Singer Prince
Kem Owens R&B Jazz singer bio. R & B.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B trio SWV, which stands for Sisters With Voices.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Monica Brown, known as just Monica.
Recommended Country-Soul Music
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.
Avant singer profile biography. R & B.
R&B Artist Bio: Ledisi. R & B.
John Legend R&B singer bio. R & B.
Many soundtracks these days contain a lot of music that has little - if any - relation to the movie itself.
For those not familiar with the term, Blue-Eyed Soul is an expression created in the 1960s to describe
The official about.com mini-biography and profile of R&B singer and reality show star Keyshia Cole.
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.
Essential 1990s R&B and Soul Albums
Akon profile biography. R & B.
Beyonce's Full Name. R & B.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Trey Songz.
Recommended Unsigned R&B Artists
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Miguel.
Best R&B versions of songs originally recorded by rock and pop music artists.
Profile of Faith Evans' successes and struggles, including her early life, recording career, and relationship with the Notorious B.I.G.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B and Jazz singer Chante Moore.
British Soul singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse has a voice that's very contradictory; it's strong and powerful,
A profile of R&B singer Usher (Usher Raymond)
Top 10 Remakes of R&B Songs By Non-R&B Artists
The official about.com mini-biography of caucasian R&B singer Jon B., who debuted and peaked in the mid-to-late 1990s.
The official about.com mini-biography of 1990s R&B music superstar Brian McKnight.
The official About R&B bio of singer Beyonce Knowles, better known as simply Beyonce.
An Origin & Definition of Funk Music.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer and spoken word poet Jill Scott.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer, actor, model and sex symbol Tyrese Gibson.
Raphael Saadiq biography information
Spring 2013 R&B/Soul Concert Tours
The official about.com mini-biography of the R&B, Soul and neo-Soul singer known as Maxwell.
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.
A profile of R&B pop singer Amerie.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer, songwriter and producer R. Kelly.
It's almost the first month of a brand new year, so it's time to take a look ahead at the R&B and Soul music releases due out over the course of the next 12 months. And in the 2013 R&B/Soul Music Preview, we have 20 releases that have been either officially confirmed as coming out during the year.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer and rapper Cee-Lo Green.
The Life & Times of Chico DeBarge
The official about.com mini-biography of Atlanta-based R&B/Soul singer-songwriter India.Arie.
Calvin Richardson R&B singer bio
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.
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B/Soul singer and musician Stevie Wonder.
The official about.com mini-biography of Atlanta-based R&B quartet 112 (One Twelve).
The official about.com mini-biography of award-winning R&B-pop singer Ne-Yo.
A definition & origin of neo-soul music
Prince's real/full name. R & B.
R&B Group Cherish bio. R & B.
A profile of R&B act Jagged Edge
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B group The Isley Brothers, which is led by singer Ronald Isley.
Ne-Yo's Real Name. R & B.
The official about.com profile and mini-biography of R&B and Soul singer Charlene 'Tweet' Keys.
R&B singer Kelis artist biography info
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.
The official about.com mini-biography of the late R&B singer and actress Aaliyah.
Lyfe Jennings profile biography. R & B.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer Ronald Isley of legendary group The Isley Brothers.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B, Soul and Hip-Hop singer and icon Mary J. Blige.
The official About R&B bio of singer-actress Mariah Carey.
At the start of each year, About R&B/Soul takes a look at some of the up and coming young artists who represent the future of music. This year's list includes fresh names and faces like Luke James, Ester Dean and Marcus Canty, to name a few.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B-pop singer Tamia, who's the wife of NBA player Grant Hill.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul singer Avery*Sunshine.
Angie Stone bio biography profile
Erykah Badu R&B neo-soul singer mini-biography
The official about.com mini-biography of Soul singer Leela James.
An interview with R&B singer songwriter Ryan Toby
Kelly Rowland bio. R & B.
Mario Barrett (R&B Singer) bio. R & B.
The official about.com mini-biography of singer-songwriter and ex=Pretty Ricky member Marcus Cooper, better known as Pleasure P.
The official about.com biography of legendary R&B and Soul singer Marvin Gaye.
Hil St. Soul Bio. R & B.
R*B group Dru Hill members' real names
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B/Soul group Boyz II Men
Keith Sweat R&B singer bio biography
Usher - Raymond v. Raymond album review
The official about.com mini-biography of southern R&B and Soul singer Anthony Hamilton.
Michael Kiwanuka's 'Home Again,' which was released in May 2012 in the U.S. and March 2012 in the United Kingdom, doesn't sound like a cheap imitation of '70s Soul or a watered-down replica attempting to cash in on nostalgia. No, the smooth, mellow Soul that Kiwanuka showcases here is real, genuine, warm and loving.
The Meaning of Blue-Eyed Soul - What Blue-Eyed Soul Is
There aren't a whole lot of new albums expected to drop during the first month of 2013, but artists with planned January release dates include the legendary Charlie Wilson, ex-Danity Kane member Dawn Richard and the late, great Teena Marie.
Straight out of the "You Can't Judge a Book by Its Cover" department comes European singer-songwriter-musician
Teddy Pendergrass biography. R & B.
A list of the best Songs by R&B-Pop Singer Aaliyah, as chose by about.com's R&B/Soul music critic.
'More Than Words,' which was released in the U.S. March 19, 2013, sounds exactly like vintage Brian McKnight. And although that might seem like a compliment on the surface, it actually means the album's stuck in the past.
Ever since his debut in the early 1990s, R. Kelly has been hailed as a music visionary, someone who can
Bio of bodybuilding R&B singer Durrell Babbs, whose stage name is Tank.
Interview with R&B Funk performer Rhonda Smith
Ryan Leslie - Review of Ryan Leslie's Debut Album
Out of all the former "American Idol" hopefuls - winners and losers alike - Jennifer Hudson will likely
A profile of R&B singer Mya. R & B.
R&B singer Joe Thomas' ninth studio album, 'The Good, the Bad, the Sexy', which was released in the U.S. on Oct. 18, 2011, is standard Joe; it's chock full of sexy songs about bedroom escapades. Hard to believe that one man could still find new ways to sing about lovemaking, but Joe somehow manages to pull it off.
Most Underappreciated R&B/Soul Performers
FAQ About Stevie Wonder. R & B.
Throughout his career, Jamie has straddled the line between Soul, electronic and R&B and this latest release just represents the latest step in his evolution as an artist. And this self-titled album isn't just a one-dimensional look back at the past; there's also quite a few innovative, futuristic songs here that sound several years ahead of their time.
The official about.com mini-biography of Grammy-winning R&B-pop singer Alicia Keys.
Sade - Soldier of Love album review
Although she's still relatively young at 21 years old, Jazmine Sullivan is a longtime veteran of the
CD Review: R. Kelly - Double Up. R & B.
Interview with R&B Singer Monica
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B singer Eric Benet.
The about.com mini-biography of the highly talented R&B/Hip-Hop vocalist.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B and Soul singer Syleena Johnson.
On her first three albums, R&B singer Goapele shied away from showing her sexier, more sultry side. But on her fourth studio album, 'Break of Dawn,' we get a much more personal view into her as a person. 'Break of Dawn,' which was released in the U.S. on Oct. 25, 2011, is by far her most personal album yet.
The official about.com mini-biography of legendary R&B and Soul singer Chaka Khan.
On Keyshia Cole 's sophomore album, Just Like You , the Oakland-raised singer shows that the success
Interview with R&B singer Sammie
The official About R&B biography of legendary singer-performer Diana Ross.
The official about.com mini-biography of R&B and pop music group Sade.
Even if you haven't seen - or have no intention of seeing - the Denzel Washington movie American Gangster
'Channel Orange,' which was released digitally July 10, 2012 and will be available in physical stores July 17, is a very solid album. It's strongest attribute is Frank Ocean's knack for creative lyrical narratives.
J. Holiday bio. R & B.
Album review: Prince - Planet Earth
The official About R&B mini-biography of R&B-pop singer Whitney Houston.
Donell Jones profile r&b singer. R & B.
Melanie Fiona - The Bridge album review
Bio of R&B/Soul singer Janelle Monae
The official about.com biography of R&B/pop group Destiny's Child, featuring Beyonce and Kelly Rowland.