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A List of the Top R&B Wedding Songs of the Past Few Years, The 2010’s, and Of All Time

When you think about R&B, you think about a genre of music that touches on a number of different emotions and has a wide variety of sounds. R&B music is synonymous with love, and there is no better place to…

Eric Roberson is Changing the Game Again: Offering a Refund to Fans Who Don’t Like his New Album

R&B pioneer Eric Roberson has never been afraid to go against the grain. He was originally a trailblazer on the independent artist movement many years ago; shunning major labels and deciding he can so it all himself. The track record…

How Musiq Soulchild Steadily Solidified His Legendary Status And Rose Above His Generation

Following a 90’s R&B explosion that saw the genre churn out more stars than it had ever seen, Hip Hop-Soul artist Musiq Soulchild led in a new generation of stars following the new millennium. Although fans are quick to point…

Tank Accepts Blame For TGT Not Shaping The Future Of R&B – “We Failed You And I’m Sorry”

In an interesting commentary reflecting back on his time with super group TGT, R&B veteran Tank shares his inner feelings about his perceived lack of success of the group via his Instagram account. The full statement reads: We were the…

Can We All Stop for a Minute and Appreciate the Greatness of Kevin Ross? (Editorial)

In a time when r&b music is starved for talent to come out that reminds us about everything we love about the genre, it’s only right we fully embrace those who do. So let’s all take a minute to appreciate…

Here Are 5 Great Aaliyah Songs You May Have Overlooked

Even though Aaliyah passed away before she was able to truly reach her potential, she certainly left behind a legendary career. She only recorded three albums, but she also recorded material for soundtracks, collaborated with plenty of other artists, and…

The Top 10 Best R&B Albums of 2016 Presented by YouKnowIGotSoul

Even though 2016 is not over yet, we’ve pretty much gotten every r&b album release we’re going to see from the genre this year. As we’ve discussed on many of our podcasts, not only was it a slower year for…

Analyzing the Biggest Snubs in the 2017 Grammy Nominations for R&B Categories

The 2017 Grammy Nominations were announced today, and of course that comes with some debate. While there were many deserving artists who could have been selected among the five categories, there are only so many spots. As a reminder, the…

Looking Back to 1999 When D’Angelo Said R&B Had Become ‘A Joke’, Let’s See If He Was Right

How many times have you heard the statement being made “They just don’t make music like they used to”? It’s quite possible you’ve even uttered those words yourself. It certainly seems that with every generation that progresses, they have strong…

What Brandy Can Learn From The Release Of Her Last Album “Two Eleven”

It’s almost that time again. Brandy season is upon us and the timing couldn’t be more perfect. In case you forgot, it’s been four years since Brandy released her last album “Two Eleven”. The regular consumer might not feel the…