Best Independent R&B/Soul Performance

Ashanti

Ashanti – "Never Should Have"

Ashanti certainly did when she released this melancholy single that took us back to the good old days.

Brian McKnight

Brian McKnight – "Sweeter"

McKnight returns and proves that his music is sweeter than ever.

Kenny Lattimore

Kenny Lattimore - "Find A Way"

Lattimore once again finds a way into the hearts and ears of his fans with this fantastic single.

Maysa

Maysa – "Love Me Good"

The message alone speaks for itself. We didn't just love the singer, but the song as well.

Raheem DeVaughn

Raheem DeVaughn – "Love Connection"

Raheem DeVaughn once again made that love connection with his fans to the tune of this amazing single.

Ron Isley

Ronald Isley – "Dinner and a Movie"

Though "dinner and a movie" with an R&B legend would be considered by many the ultimate treat, the song itself from Mr. Biggs was, in the end.