20 R&B Albums You Must Own

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  • 20 R&B Albums You Must Own
  • Michael Jackson
  • R. Kelly
  • Mary J. Blige
  • D'Angelo
  • Sly and the Family Stone
  • Parliament
  • Stevie Wonder
  • Lauryn Hill
  • James Brown
  • Marvin Gaye
  • Whitney Houston
  • Prince
  • Isaac Hayes
  • Rick James
  • Guy
  • Curtis Mayfield
  • Aretha Franklin
  • Janet Jackson
  • Jodeci
  • Ray Charles

20 R&B Albums You Must Own

For the past 70 years, R&B has been the bedrock for American popular music, giving rise to cultural shifting genres from Rock n Roll to Hip Hop. But to know the history of the music is listen to the artists who've shifted the landscape, changed the paradigm and absolutely rewrote the rules. Here's a look at the LPs you should possess to experience the greats who've shaped the sound of rhythm & blues.

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