List of famous rhythm & blues singers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

More From Rhythm & Blues Singers
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.

John Legend John Legend
American

R. Kelly R. Kelly
American

Rihanna Rihanna
Barbadian
Cody Simpson Cody Simpson
Australian

Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj
Trinidadian, American

Tina Turner Tina Turner
American

Adele Adele
British

Demi Lovato Demi Lovato
American

Selena Quintanilla Selena
American
Dua Lipa Dua Lipa
British

Diana Ross Diana Ross
American

Bruno Mars Bruno Mars
American

Alicia Keys Alicia Keys
American

Jhené Aiko Jhené Aiko
American

Akon Akon
American
Marvin Gaye Marvin Gaye
American

Ray Charles Ray Charles
American

Jessie J Jessie J
British
Continue Reading Below

H.E.R. H.E.R.
American

Bobby Brown Bobby Brown
American

Sam Cooke Sam Cooke
American

T-Pain T-Pain
American
Paula Abdul Paula Abdul
American

Nina Simone Nina Simone
American

Grace Jones Grace Jones
Jamaican, American
Faith Evans Faith Evans
American

Ella Mai Ella Mai
British

Erykah Badu Erykah Badu
American

Chaka Khan Chaka Khan
American

B.B. King B.B. King
American

Evan Ross Evan Ross
American
Tori Kelly Tori Kelly
American

Doja Cat Doja Cat
American

Tory Lanez Tory Lanez
Canadian, American

Etta James Etta James
American

Fetty Wap Fetty Wap
American

Corbin Bleu Corbin Bleu
American

Keri Hilson Keri Hilson
American

Olivia Holt Olivia Holt
American

Anita Baker Anita Baker
American
Nia Peeples Nia Peeples
American