Top Songs & Albums R&B/Soul

... read more Evolving out of jump blues in the late '40s, R&B laid the groundwork for rock & roll. R&B kept the tempo and the drive of jump blues, but its instrumentation was sparer and the emphasis was on the song, not improvisation. It was blues chord changes played with an insistent backbeat. During the '50s, R&B was dominated by vocalists like Ray Charles...

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Taste So Good
5:13
702
You Don't Know (Album Version)
4:08
Montel Jordan
I Can Do That
4:44
Chic
Everybody Dance
6:41
TEYANA TAYLOR
Dreams
3:22

Key artists

Chris Brown
Trey Songz
Bryson Tiller
Jacquees
Tory Lanez