Soul Train Awards 2023: ‘Love & Heartbreak’: 5 Tender Ballads to Listen to from Anthony Hamilton

These classic records will tug at your heartstrings.

Anthony Hamilton's soulful voice has become synonymous with raw emotion, authenticity, and the classic essence of soul music. Across decades, he’s delivered a treasure trove of soul-stirring tracks, including classics like "Charlene" and "Can’t Let Go," taking listeners on a rollercoaster of emotion.

Each song is a musical masterpiece, weaving lyrics that vividly portray life's joys and tribulations. In every note, Hamilton captures the very essence of human emotions, etching his legacy as one of the most gifted soul singers of our era. His songs are not mere melodies but soulful narratives.

Ahead of the year’s upcoming "Soul Train Awards," we’re revisiting some of our favorite R&B and soul artists, including five tender ballads from the veteran singer.

  • “Can't Let Go”

    “Can't Let Go,” a heartfelt ballad from the singer’s third studio album “Ain't Nobody Worryin,” explores the complexities of love and heartbreak.

  • “Comin' Where I'm From”

    The title track of his second album, this soulful groove is a timeless classic in Hamilton’s discography.

  • “Charlene”

    An anthem of devotion, "Charlene" is a soulful ballad that showcases Hamilton's unmatched vocal prowess.

  • “The Point of It All”

    With its smooth melody and romantic lyrics, the song beautifully captures the essence of true love.

  • “Best of Me

    A soulful duet featuring singer-songwriter Sunshine Anderson, "Best of Me" is a love song that resonates years after its release in 2005.

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