Artists 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...

Artists (30)

Chris Brown
Chris Brown
Trey Songz
Trey Songz
Bryson Tiller
Bryson Tiller
Jacquees
Jacquees
Tory Lanez
Tory Lanez
Ella Mai
Ella Mai
H.E.R.
H.E.R.
Beyoncé
Beyoncé
Usher
Usher
Sza
Sza
Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys
Prince
Prince
Rihanna
Rihanna
Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige
The Weeknd
The Weeknd
Frank Ocean
Frank Ocean
R. Kelly
R. Kelly
Kehlani
Kehlani
Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder
Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye
Miguel
Miguel
D'angelo
D'angelo
Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin
Jorja Smith
Jorja Smith
John Legend
John Legend
Jhené Aiko
Jhené Aiko
Jill Scott
Jill Scott
Tlc
Tlc
Boyz Ii Men
Boyz Ii Men
Otis Redding
Otis Redding