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Rhythm and blues is a popular music genre combining jazz, gospel, and blues influences.

Jerry Wexler of Billboard magazine coined the term rhythm and blues in 1948 as a musical marketing term in the United States. It replaced the term "race music", which originally came from within the black community, but was deemed offensive in the postwar world. Writer/producer Robert Palmer defined rhythm & blues as "a catchall term referring to any music that was made by and for… read more

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  • Avatar for lolipunks
    It's a disgrace what people today call R&B. [43]
  • Avatar for crimsonsamura1
    It's a disgrace what people today call R&B. [42] You can thank MTV and BET for that, since then modern R&B = Pop.
  • Avatar for OcellatedGod
    It's a disgrace what people today call R&B. [41]
  • Avatar for 29700761
    THIS LAND, IS YOUR LAND? “Buscad la belleza, que es la única protesta que merece la pena en este asqueroso mundo” (Ramón Trecet ex locutor de Radio 3). Hoy buscamos la belleza en el blues. http://playlistspotify.wordpress.com/2014/10/11/this-land-is-your-land/
  • Avatar for kotyara33d
    t's a disgrace what people today call R&B.[40]
  • Avatar for trad-goth
    Always wanted to check out proper R&B more i love stuff like The animals, The Who, Chuck Berry, The Kinks, The rolling Stones etc but want to learn more about the genre. The other tags on here are painful. :P
  • Avatar for jslimyoungest73
    blues song for beautiful ladies
  • Avatar for Lakers4ever
    It's a disgrace what people today call R&B.[39]
  • Avatar for mands_chaplin
    It's a disgrace what people today call R&B.[38]
  • Avatar for Keilaortiz19
    Brrry white free songs

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