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Rhythm and blues is a term describing popular African American music that originated in the 1940s. The term was originally used by record companies to describe recordings marketed predominantly to urban African Americans, at a time when "urbane, rocking, jazz based music with a heavy, insistent beat" was becoming more popular.

The term has subsequently had a number of shifts in meaning. In the early 1950s and beyond, the term rhythm and blues was frequently applied to blues records. Starting… read more

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  • Avatar for beyc4use
    Rihanna r&b lmfaooooooo
  • Avatar for CapricornSun33
    Rihanna, Black Eyed Peas and Christina Aguilera should not be in the top artists/albums, they are pop, not R&B.
  • Avatar for traetraeisfab
    Aaliyah is in the top tracks ♡
  • Avatar for IMansonsBitch
    love this music
  • Avatar for trad-goth
    R.I.P to the king of Rhythmn & Blues B.B. King such a legend and should certainly be on the top artists,
  • Avatar for sbsgloria
    RnB is life.
  • Avatar for Beast-Robot
    Don't miss this one t0o, https://youtu.be/swDaC3pnieQ
  • Avatar for kevaugn
    i love rnb
  • Avatar for wallanknowles
    Rnb & Soul <3
  • Avatar for crimsonsamura1
    this is all pop music, I need to start changing my tags to [tag]Rhythm and Blues[/tag]

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