The baby sister of the Braxton clan commands attention with a fierce flair that easily wins the battle between love and war.
Behind a piano since the age of 7, Keys is a multi-talent pioneering a meld of R&B and classical influences.
Michele’s powerful jazz-trained vocals ride easily above R&B and hip hop beats. This year, the native New Yorker showed us all how to be Better.
No matter where she is, the Grammy Award-winning singer always takes it to church! Fanny persevered through trying times and poured her emotions into the music.
Janelle Monáe is every bit an electric lady, with two solo albums and a genuine passion for her craft to prove it. It’s no wonder her unique brews continue to enchant audiences.
After stacking a string of solo hits throughout her career, Kelly Rowland really came into her own this year while throwing out a little “Dirty Laundry.”
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