R&B

Rhythm and blues, abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a vast genre which has a lot of sub-grenres. The genre definition has grown throughout time following various music trends from the past decade or so. Its origins can be traces back to the 1940s in the African-American comunities. Actually, when yo ... read more u think about it, the term “rhythm and blues” is quite old and many of the first r&b artist might not be considered as such nowadays (i.e. Elvis Presley). At the end of the day, the genre is an awesome fusion of music including soul, gospel, blues… all that wrapped around a feeling of joy, sensuality and freedom. Some of the most popular r&b artists from the past century include Prince, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and classics like Sam Cooke from the 1960s. Nowadays, many people use the term contemporary R&B where the genre is often mixed with various hip hop, funk and pop elements. Some of the most prominent artist nowadays include Frank Ocean, Janelle Monae, John Legend & The Weeknd.

Top Artists

Anderson .Paak

Kaytranada

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Top Tracks

Bad Blood Nao

Electronic

, Soul

, R&B

Tadow FKJ & Masego

Hip hop

, Beats

, R&B

Redbone (f r a n c h i s e. remix) Childish Gambino

Electronic

, Remix

, Future Beats

, Trap

, R&B

I'll be alright (tonight) Mura Masa

Electronic

, R&B

Clear

Louis M^ttrs

Ivo

I Miss You More feat. Atu Ta-ku

Electronic

, Downtempo

, Ambient

, R&B

Smoke & Mirrors (FÃ??CHSE Retro Edit) PATRÃ??CE

Electronic

, remixes

, experimental

, r&b

James Blake (feat Chance the Rapper)

Mark

This Is What It Feels Like Banks

Electronic

, Album Reviews

, experimental

, downtempo

, ambient

, singer/songwriter

, r&b

Children Rise (feat. Ghetto Priest / Natasha Drum) 08001

Electronic

, Album Reviews

, experimental

, Articles