With the release of Musiq Soulchild’s seventh album “Life on Earth” today, it’s a good time to look back on his career and pick out the Top 10 Best Songs of his career. With many timeless hits and countless impactful songs in his decade and a half career so far, putting together this list is not an easy task. However we look to identify the singles and album cuts that were the most impactful and still stand the test of time.
As we’ve done with a few artists before, here is our personal ranking of Musiq’s best songs. As always, let us know where you agree or disagree!
9) 143Another song from Musiq’s debut album, this one was a real standout album cut.
8) PreviousCatsThis Eric Roberson song was a standout from Musiq’s sophomore album “JusListen” and is also a staple during his live shows.
7) TeachMeThis touching ballad was one of Musiq’s most successful and the second single from his fourth album “LuvAnMusiq”.
6) WomanopolyMusiq’s original collaboration partners Carvin & Ivan helped craft this unique jam which was a standout from his “SoulStar” album.
5) SoBeautifulAnother of Musiq’s timeless ballads, “SoBeautiful” was the second single from his fifth album “OnMyRadio”.
4) B.U.D.D.Y.Musiq showed his hip hop roots over the Da La Soul sample for this unique uptempo friend anthem.
3) Don’t ChangeAnother timeless ballad with a touching video, this was the second single from his album “Juslisen”.
2) Half CrazyMusiq chose “HalfCrazy” as the first single from “Julisen” and it became one of his most successful.
1) LoveThis Dre & Vidal produced song has gone on to be one of Musiq’s most successful and memorable. It was included on his debut.
-If U Leave (featuring Mary J. Blige)
-Girl Next Door