Famous Rhythm & Blues Singers - List of Famous Rhythm & Blues Singers - page 16

An R&B singer may refer to a particular type of singer who is involved in the generation of production a particular style of music that is a blend of both jazz music and blues and this genre of music is characterized by strong back beats. Usually abbreviated R&B, Rhythm and blues music has been constantly seen a lot of various from the time of its existence, be it the development of rock’n’ roll, a genre of music that took birth from R&B.R&B is typically a genre of music mainly performed by African-Americans and this type of music originated during the 1940’s. with the migration of a larger number of African-American to urban communities in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago and Detroit, there emerged a new market for jazz and blues music. Initially, the term R&B was used by recording labels and companies in order to describe urban African-American music that had elements of jazz, repeated variations and also exhibited the feature of instrumental phrases. Explore more fascinating facts about some of the most popular and famous R&B artist who have made a great impact in the field of music. Continue to read some detailed biographies of R&B artist that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

The Most Famous Rhythm & Blues Singers

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
SZANovember 8, 1990AmericanSZA is an American singer-songwriter known for her debut studio album ‘Ctrl.’
Brandon ArreagaDecember 14, 1999AmericanBrandon Arreaga is a singer, dancer, choreographer, and social media personality
Bill WithersJuly 4, 1938AmericanBill Withers is an American singer-songwriter and musician
SelenaApril 16, 1971AmericanSelena Quintanilla-Pérez, famously known as the ‘Queen of Tejano music’, was a Mexican-American singer, composer, actress, spokesperson and fashion designer
Justin BieberMarch 1, 1994CanadianJustin Bieber is a Canadian singer and songwriter who was taken the music world by storm
Toni RomitiMarch 24, 1995AmericanToni Romiti is an American singer known for her single ‘Nothin on Me’
Jesy NelsonJune 14, 1991BritishJesy Nelson is a British singer and member of the Girl group, ‘Little Mix’
Lucki StarrJanuary 27, 1998AmericanLucki Starr is an American singer and songwriter
Ella MaiNovember 3, 1994BritishElla Mai is a British singer and songwriter
Jhené AikoMarch 16, 1988AmericanJhene Aiko is an American R&B singer, songwriter and instrumentalist
Olly Murs

Olly Murs

Oliver Murs better known as ‘Olly’ Murs is a sensational English pop singer, songwriter, actor and television presenter

BritishMay 14, 1984110 views

Bridgit Mendler

Bridgit Claire Mendler is an American actress and singer-songwriter

AmericanDecember 18, 1992345 views

Jhené Aiko

Jhene Aiko is an American R&B singer, songwriter and instrumentalist

AmericanMarch 16, 1988539 views

Janelle Monae

Janelle Monae is an American budding songwriter, singer and actress

Leona Lewis

Leona Lewis is a British singer, songwriter, and actress

BritishApril 3, 1985214 views

Jessica Mauboy

Jessica Mauboy is an Australian R&B and pop singer, songwriter, and actress

Akon

Akon is a Senegalese-American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor and a businessman

AmericanApril 16, 1973217 views

Keri Hilson

Keri Lynn Hilson is a well-known American singer and actress

Erykah Badu

Erykah Badu is a noted singer-songwriter, record producer, disc jockey, activist, and actress of African-American descent

AmericanFebruary 26, 1971287 views

Corbin Bleu

Corbin Bleu Reivers is an American actor, dancer, producer and singer

AmericanFebruary 21, 1989212 views