R&B ballads dominated the charts in the early 90s. This is the story of one of the biggest: Boyz II Men's 'I'll Make Love To You.'
The new volume is introduced by the brand new song 'Why Can’t We All Get Along.'
The album stands tall among Stevie's most important work, both in terms of his profound songwriting and its use of his new best friend, the synthesizer.
The propulsive, tension-filled number came flying off the pens of Holland, Dozier and Holland and into the Motown studio.
The track stayed at the R&B chart summit for a mighty nine weeks, to become the longest-running soul No.1 Stevie has ever had.
On February 20, 1965, the new single by the Motown queens entered the Hot 100. Within five weeks, it was their next chart-topper.
One of the great careers in soul music was launched on Smokey's 18th birthday with an answer record.
The best New Jack Swing songs are sonically defined as R&B with production more traditionally associated with hip-hop. But it’s also a culture too.
‘I Wish It Would Rain' topped the Billboard soul listing for February 17, 1968, as the Tempts' fabulous run of No. 1s continued.
The exciting instrumental 'Shotgun' is rich in Tamla legend, with an unusual contribution by one of the Funk Brothers.
‘Shop Around’ is an absolutely vital part of the early development of Motown, and on February 12, 1961 it became their first million-seller.
The quartet's first 'Greatest Hits' album spent no fewer than 16 consecutive weeks in the UK Top 10.
After 'Keep On Truckin'' topped the R&B charts, 'Boogie Down' continued the soul man's brilliant form and did the same.
The news of Wilson's passing was announced in a statement from her longtime friend and publicist, Jay Schwartz.
On February 8, 1975, the group proved that there was life after Norman Whitfield, climbed to No.1 with ‘Happy People,’ co-written by Commodore Richie.