Soul Train Awards 2023: Get Familiar with the Sultry Sounds of Arin Ray

Experience the mesmerizing allure and soulful depth of this "Soul Cypher" performer.

The "Soul Train Awards" "Soul Cypher" remains an iconic segment that brings together a fusion of legendary and contemporary R&B and soul artists, creating an electric atmosphere of musical prowess and raw talent.

At this year's ceremony, hosted by the multitalented Keke Palmer, R&B singer Arin Ray graced the stage with a captivating performance, effortlessly standing shoulder to shoulder with esteemed vocalists like Nicci Gilbert, Eric Bellinger, and Marsha Ambrosius. Get familiar with this year's standout performer with five essential songs from Arin Ray's repertoire.

  • “We Ain't Homies”

    Arin’s single “We Ain’t Homies” delves into trust issues and changing relationship dynamics. The record also features a notable guest appearance from rapper YG. 

  • “Always” ft. Babyface

    The singer held his own alongside industry veteran Babyface on the  2018 single “Always” from his debut album “Platinum Fire.”

  • “Reckless”

    This track showcases Arin's smooth vocals and emotive delivery. The song is featured on the deluxe edition of his debut album, "Platinum Fire."

  • “With or Without”

    Ray's soulful vocals shine in "With or Without," a song that explores the complexities of love and the struggles of letting go.

  • “Gold”

    Arin returned to the music scene following a three-year hiatus with this upbeat single, “Gold,” from his sophomore album, “Hello Poison.”

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