Top R&B Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
7
Marvin Gaye What's Going On Soul 1971
2
25
Michael Jackson Thriller Contemporary R&B Pop 1982
3
43
Stevie Wonder Songs in the Key of Life Soul 1976
4
44
James Brown 'Live' at the Apollo Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1963
5
46
Stevie Wonder Innervisions Soul 1973
6
49
Prince and The Revolution Purple Rain Synth Funk Film Soundtrack, Pop Rock 1984
7
56
Sly and the Family Stone There's a Riot Goin' On Funk, Soul 1971
8
68
Otis Redding Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul Deep Soul 1965
9
94
Aretha Franklin I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You Deep Soul 1967
10
105
Dusty Springfield Dusty in Memphis Pop Soul Blue Eyed Soul 1969
11
117
Amy Winehouse Back to Black Rhythm & Blues, Soul Pop 2006
12
124
Lauryn Hill The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1998
13
140
Stevie Wonder Talking Book Soul 1972
14
148
Aretha Franklin Lady Soul Southern Soul 1968
15
154
Frank Ocean Channel Orange Alternative R&B 2012
16
184
Curtis Mayfield Superfly Chicago Soul, Funk Film Soundtrack 1972
17
199
Sly and the Family Stone Stand! Funk, Psychedelic Soul 1969
18
212
Prince and The Revolution 1999 Synth Funk Pop 1982
19
214
Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On Smooth Soul 1973
20
266
Funkadelic One Nation Under a Groove P-Funk Funk Rock 1978
21
296
Elvis Presley From Elvis in Memphis Country Soul Blue Eyed Soul 1969
22
298
Parliament Mothership Connection P-Funk 1975
23
317
James Blake James Blake Alternative R&B Art Pop, Electronic 2011
24
325
Al Green Call Me Southern Soul 1973
25
335
Ray Charles Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Country Soul, Rhythm & Blues 1962
26
341
Isaac Hayes Hot Buttered Soul Soul 1969
27
351
FKA twigs LP1 Alternative R&B Art Pop 2014
28
385
Frank Ocean Blonde Alternative R&B, Neo-Soul 2016
29
390
Little Richard Here's Little Richard Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1957
30
411
Beyoncé Lemonade Contemporary R&B Pop 2016
31
432
James Brown Sex Machine Funk, Soul 1970
32
458
Prince Dirty Mind Synth Funk Pop Rock 1980
33
467
D'Angelo Voodoo Neo-Soul 2000
34
491
Herbie Hancock Head Hunters Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1973
35
505
Solange A Seat at the Table Neo-Soul 2016
36
506
Funkadelic Maggot Brain Funk Funk Rock 1971
37
509
Janelle Monáe The ArchAndroid Contemporary R&B Art Pop 2010
38
513
Curtis Mayfield Curtis Chicago Soul 1970
39
532
Erykah Badu Baduizm Neo-Soul 1997
40
538
TLC CrazySexyCool Contemporary R&B 1994
41
550
The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones/England's Newest Hit Makers Rhythm & Blues Blues Rock 1964
42
571
Adele 21 Pop Soul 2011
43
627
Prince and The Revolution Parade Psychedelic Soul Film Soundtrack, Pop Rock 1986
44
635
Al Green Let's Stay Together Smooth Soul, Southern Soul 1972
45
648
Bobby Bland Two Steps from the Blues Rhythm & Blues 1961
46
660
Al Green I'm Still in Love with You Southern Soul 1972
47
684
Soul II Soul Club Classics Vol. One/Keep On Movin' Contemporary R&B Dance-Pop 1989
48
724
D'Angelo Brown Sugar Neo-Soul 1995
49
729
The Rolling Stones Out of Our Heads Rhythm & Blues Rock 1965
50
741
Sly and the Family Stone Fresh Funk, Psychedelic Soul 1973
51
759
SZA Ctrl Alternative R&B 2017
52
764
Them The Angry Young Them/Them (featuring Here Comes the Night) Rhythm & Blues 1965
53
775
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Neo-Soul Experimental Hip Hop 2006
54
787
Dr. John Gris-Gris New Orleans R&B Psychedelic Rock 1968
55
796
Otis Redding The Dock of the Bay Southern Soul 1968
56
798
Sam Cooke Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963 Southern Soul 1985
57
804
Marvin Gaye Here, My Dear Smooth Soul 1978
58
809
Janet Jackson Control Contemporary R&B Dance-Pop 1986
59
812
Ike and Tina Turner River Deep - Mountain High Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1966
60
834
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1958
61
866
Tina Turner Private Dancer Soul Pop Rock 1984
62
871
Laura Nyro Eli and the Thirteenth Confession Pop Soul, Rhythm & Blues Blue Eyed Soul, Singer/Songwriter 1968
63
874
Otis Redding Complete & Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul Deep Soul 1966
64
879
The Weeknd House of Balloons Alternative R&B 2011
65
894
Sam Cooke Night Beat Southern Soul 1963
66
895
David Bowie Young Americans Soul Blue Eyed Soul, Pop Rock 1975
67
925
Drake Take Care Contemporary R&B Pop Rap 2011
68
943
The Rolling Stones No. 2/The Rolling Stones Now! Rhythm & Blues Blues Rock 1965
69
950
Beyoncé Beyoncé Contemporary R&B 2013
70
981
The Neville Brothers Yellow Moon New Orleans R&B, Soul 1989
71
984
Anita Baker Rapture Smooth Soul 1986
72
1007
Stevie Wonder Fulfillingness' First Finale Soul 1974
73
1010
Janet Jackson Rhythm Nation 1814 New Jack Swing Dance-Pop 1989
74
1023
The Supremes Where Did Our Love Go Pop Soul Girl Group 1964
75
1030
Anderson .Paak Malibu Alternative R&B, Neo-Soul 2016
76
1036
Ray Charles The Genius of Ray Charles Soul Vocal Jazz 1959
77
1043
Isaac Hayes Shaft Funk, Soul Film Score 1971
78
1079
The Isley Brothers 3+3 Funk, Psychedelic Soul 1973
79
1107
Sampha Process Alternative R&B 2017
80
1118
Aretha Franklin Amazing Grace Southern Soul Gospel 1972
81
1143
James Blake Overgrown Alternative R&B Art Pop 2013
82
1144
The O'Jays Back Stabbers Philly Soul 1972
83
1150
Fela and Africa 70 Zombie Afrobeat 1976
84
1171
Miles Davis On the Corner Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1972
85
1184
Joe Cocker Mad Dogs and Englishmen Rhythm & Blues Blue Eyed Soul, Rock 1970
86
1206
D'Angelo and The Vanguard Black Messiah Neo-Soul 2014
87
1229
Blood Orange Freetown Sound Alternative R&B, Synth Funk 2016
88
1263
Marvin Gaye Midnight Love Pop Soul, Smooth Soul 1982
89
1267
Etta James At Last! Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1960
90
1274
Stevie Wonder Music of My Mind Funk, Soul 1972
91
1282
Smokey Robinson and The Miracles Going to a Go-Go Soul 1965
92
1306
Kelela Take Me Apart Alternative R&B UK Bass 2017
93
1318
Erykah Badu New Amerykah Part One (4th World War) Neo-Soul 2008
94
1323
Thundercat Drunk Neo-Soul, Psychedelic Soul Funktronica 2017
95
1328
James Brown The Payback Funk, Soul 1973
96
1341
James Brown 'Live' at the Apollo, Volume II Funk, Soul 1968
97
1356
Mary J. Blige My Life Contemporary R&B 1994
98
1375
Gil Scott-Heron Pieces of a Man Soul 1971
99
1397
Prince and The Revolution Around the World in a Day Psychedelic Soul Neo-Psychedelia, Pop Rock 1985
100
1422
Laura Nyro New York Tendaberry Pop Soul Singer/Songwriter 1969
101
1433
Terence Trent D'Arby Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby Contemporary R&B, Soul 1987
102
1454
Otis Redding Live in Europe Southern Soul 1967
103
1487
Tyler, the Creator Flower Boy Neo-Soul Hip Hop 2017
104
1496
Average White Band AWB Smooth Soul 1974
105
1514
Janet Jackson The Velvet Rope Contemporary R&B Pop 1997
106
1527
Booker T. & The MG's Green Onions Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1962
107
1531
Big Joe Turner The Boss of the Blues Rhythm & Blues 1956
108
1543
Jessie Ware Devotion Alternative R&B 2012
109
1545
Solomon Burke Don't Give Up On Me Southern Soul 2002
110
1550
Al Green The Belle Album Southern Soul 1977
111
1578
Parliament Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome P-Funk 1977
112
1610
Millie Jackson Caught Up Southern Soul 1974
113
1614
Janelle Monáe The Electric Lady Contemporary R&B, Funk 2013
114
1620
Chuck Berry After School Session Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1957
115
1638
Whitney Houston Whitney Houston Contemporary R&B Pop 1985
116
1651
Maxwell Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1996
117
1660
Rick James Street Songs Contemporary R&B, Synth Funk 1981
118
1665
Sade Diamond Life Smooth Soul Sophisti-Pop 1984
119
1670
Etta James Tell Mama Southern Soul 1968
120
1681
Miguel Kaleidoscope Dream Alternative R&B 2012
121
1683
Donny Hathaway Live Deep Soul 1972
122
1743
Sister Sledge We Are Family Pop Soul Disco 1979
123
1768
Alicia Keys Songs in A Minor Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2001
124
1779
The Temptations All Directions Psychedelic Soul 1972
125
1793
The Temptations The Temptations Sing Smokey Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1965
126
1795
The Meters Look-Ka Py Py Funk 1970
127
1796
Frank Ocean Nostalgia, Ultra Alternative R&B 2011
128
1798
Kaytranada 99.9% Alternative R&B Funky House 2016
129
1801
Four Tops Reach Out Soul 1967
130
1813
Donny Hathaway Extension of a Man Soul 1973
131
1819
Shuggie Otis Inspiration Information Psychedelic Soul 1974
132
1820
The Animals The Animals Rhythm & Blues British Blues 1964
133
1824
Aretha Franklin Spirit in the Dark Deep Soul 1970
134
1843
The Meters Rejuvenation Funk, New Orleans R&B 1974
135
1847
Dr. John Dr. John's Gumbo New Orleans R&B 1972
136
1849
Bo Diddley Go Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1959
137
1851
Sam & Dave Soul Men Southern Soul 1967
138
1856
Natalie Prass Natalie Prass Pop Soul Chamber Pop 2015
139
1880
Michael Jackson Dangerous Contemporary R&B Pop 1991
140
1926
The Impressions People Get Ready Chicago Soul 1965
141
1932
Rihanna Anti Alternative R&B 2016
142
1944
Mary J. Blige What's the 411? New Jack Swing 1992
143
1955
Jorge Ben África Brasil Funk MPB, Samba-Rock 1976
144
1958
Earth, Wind & Fire That's the Way of the World Funk, Soul 1975
145
1983
War The World Is a Ghetto Funk, Soul 1972
146
1993
Curtis Mayfield Curtis/Live! Chicago Soul 1971
147
2006
Curtis Mayfield There's No Place Like America Today Funk, Soul 1975
148
2010
Bill Withers Just As I Am Soul 1971
149
2027
Aretha Franklin Young, Gifted and Black Deep Soul, Smooth Soul 1972
150
2041
Sturgill Simpson A Sailor's Guide to Earth Country Soul Alt-Country 2016
151
2052
Michael Kiwanuka Love & Hate Soul Singer/Songwriter 2016
152
2053
Miguel Wildheart Alternative R&B 2015
153
2090
Elvis Costello and The Attractions Punch the Clock Pop Soul New Wave 1983
154
2098
Janet Jackson janet. Contemporary R&B Dance-Pop 1993
155
2128
Barry White Can't Get Enough Smooth Soul 1974
156
2148
Aaliyah Aaliyah Contemporary R&B Pop 2001
157
2183
Erykah Badu Mama's Gun Neo-Soul 2000
158
2190
Parliament The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein P-Funk 1976
159
2195
Otis Redding/The Jimi Hendrix Experience Historic Performances Recorded at the Monterey International Pop Festival Soul Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1970
160
2203
Aretha Franklin Aretha Now Southern Soul 1968
161
2234
Womack and Womack Love Wars Soul 1983
162
2241
The Blues Brothers The Blues Brothers Rhythm & Blues Film Soundtrack 1980
163
2250
James Blake The Colour in Anything Alternative R&B Art Pop 2016
164
2266
The Beach Boys Wild Honey Soul Baroque Pop, Blue Eyed Soul 1967
165
2271
Ray Charles Ray Charles at Newport Rhythm & Blues Soul Jazz 1958
166
2296
Terry Callier What Color Is Love Chicago Soul 1972
167
2316
Wild Tchoupitoulas Wild Tchoupitoulas Funk, New Orleans R&B 1976
168
2324
James Carr You Got My Mind Messed Up Deep Soul 1967
169
2332
Stevie Wonder Hotter Than July Pop Soul 1980
170
2336
Ray Charles Genius + Soul = Jazz Rhythm & Blues Soul Jazz 1961
171
2353
Labelle Nightbirds Soul 1974
172
2357
Lionel Richie Can't Slow Down Pop Soul 1983
173
2359
Wilson Pickett The Exciting Wilson Pickett Deep Soul 1966
174
2365
The Temptations Cloud Nine Psychedelic Soul 1969
175
2367
Ray Charles Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music, Volume Two Country Soul, Rhythm & Blues 1962
176
2373
Simply Red Stars Pop Soul Blue Eyed Soul, Sophisti-Pop 1991
177
2376
Roberta Flack First Take Soul 1969
178
2390
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment feat. Jamila Woods Surf Neo-Soul Pop Rap 2015
179
2399
Dr. John Locked Down New Orleans R&B 2012
180
2401
Miles Davis Tutu Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1986
181
2405
Justin Timberlake Justified Contemporary R&B Pop 2002
182
2424
Donny Hathaway Everything Is Everything Chicago Soul 1970
183
2429
Jill Scott Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2000
184
2439
Prince Lovesexy Contemporary R&B, Funk Pop Rock 1988
185
2457
Fela Anikulapo Kuti Sorrow Tears and Blood/Black President [1981] Afrobeat 1977
186
2512
Solomon Burke Rock 'n' Soul Soul 1964
187
2513
The O'Jays Ship Ahoy Philly Soul 1973
188
2526
Aretha Franklin Aretha Live at Fillmore West Deep Soul 1971
189
2528
Allen Toussaint Southern Nights New Orleans R&B, Southern Soul 1975
190
2533
Nina Simone Wild Is the Wind Soul Vocal Jazz 1966
191
2590
Erykah Badu New Amerykah, Pt. 2 (Return of the Ankh) Neo-Soul 2010
192
2605
Bill Withers Still Bill Soul 1972
193
2610
Jamiroquai Emergency on Planet Earth Funk Acid Jazz 1993
194
2614
Funkadelic Funkadelic P-Funk Funk Rock 1970
195
2630
Jessy Lanza Oh No Alternative R&B Synthpop, UK Bass 2016
196
2652
Spinners The Spinners Philly Soul, Smooth Soul 1973
197
2668
Al Green Al Green Gets Next to You Southern Soul 1971
198
2705
Cameo Word Up! Contemporary R&B, Synth Funk 1986
199
2711
George Benson Breezin' Jazz-Funk Smooth Jazz, Soul Jazz 1976
200
2726
Rhye Woman Alternative R&B, Smooth Soul Sophisti-Pop 2013
201
2739
Annie Lennox Diva Pop Soul 1992
202
2741
Prince & The New Power Generation O(+> ["Love Symbol Album"] Contemporary R&B, Funk, Pop Soul Pop Rock 1992
203
2771
Al Green Al Green Is Love Smooth Soul, Southern Soul 1975
204
2783
Laura Nyro and Labelle Gonna Take a Miracle Pop Soul, Rhythm & Blues 1971
205
2797
The Rolling Stones December's Children (And Everybody's) Rhythm & Blues Rock 1965
206
2798
Spinners Pick of the Litter Philly Soul 1975
207
2809
George Clinton Computer Games P-Funk, Synth Funk 1982
208
2815
The Supremes The Supremes Sing Holland-Dozier-Holland/The Supremes Sing Motown Pop Soul Girl Group 1967
209
2816
Bobby Womack The Poet II Soul 1984
210
2823
Swamp Dogg Total Destruction to Your Mind Soul 1970
211
2834
Otis Redding & Carla Thomas King & Queen Southern Soul 1967
212
2837
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes Wake Up Everybody Philly Soul 1975
213
2849
Otis Redding The Immortal Otis Redding Southern Soul 1968
214
2856
Drake Nothing Was the Same Contemporary R&B Pop Rap 2013
215
2881
The-Dream Love King Contemporary R&B 2010
216
2892
Ray Charles Ray Charles in Person Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1960
217
2894
Ray Charles Ray Charles/Hallelujah, I Love Her So Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1957
218
2898
Macy Gray On How Life Is Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1999
219
2899
Simply Red Picture Book Pop Soul Blue Eyed Soul 1985
220
2903
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience [1 of 2] Contemporary R&B Pop 2013
221
2908
The Temptations Psychedelic Shack Psychedelic Soul 1970
222
2909
Earth, Wind & Fire I Am Funk Disco 1979
223
2913
Marvin Gaye Trouble Man Soul Film Soundtrack 1972
224
2917
Earth, Wind & Fire Gratitude Funk, Soul 1975
225
2940
The Jacksons Triumph Pop Soul, Synth Funk 1980
226
2958
Autre Ne Veut Anxiety Alternative R&B Art Pop 2013
227
2991
Bobby Womack The Bravest Man in the Universe Deep Soul 2012

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
En Vogue Funky Divas Contemporary R&B 1992
The Animals Animalisms/Animalization Rhythm & Blues British Blues 1966
Guy Guy New Jack Swing 1988
Wilson Pickett The Sound of Wilson Pickett Southern Soul 1967
Dusty Springfield A Girl Called Dusty/Stay Awhile - I Only Want to Be with You Pop Soul Blue Eyed Soul 1964
Prince Controversy Synth Funk Pop Rock 1981
The Impressions Keep On Pushing Chicago Soul 1964
The Pretty Things Get the Picture? Rhythm & Blues Garage Rock 1965
The Neville Brothers Fiyo on the Bayou New Orleans R&B, Pop Soul 1981
Nina Simone High Priestess of Soul Soul Vocal Jazz 1967
Otis Redding The Soul Album Deep Soul 1966
TLC Fanmail Contemporary R&B 1999
Ann Peebles I Can't Stand the Rain Southern Soul 1974
Prince & The New Power Generation Diamonds and Pearls Contemporary R&B, Funk, Pop Soul Dance-Pop 1991
Mary J. Blige Mary Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1999
Gladys Knight and The Pips Imagination Soul 1973
Beyoncé 4 Contemporary R&B Pop 2011
Little Richard Little Richard (Volume 2) Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1958
Gonjasufi A Sufi and a Killer Psychedelic Soul Electronic 2010
Fela Ransome Kuti & Africa 70 Expensive Shit Afrobeat 1975
Earth, Wind & Fire All 'n' All Funk, Soul 1977
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes To Be True Philly Soul, Smooth Soul 1975
Miles Davis Agharta Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1975
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson Winter in America Jazz-Funk, Soul Soul Jazz 1974
Neneh Cherry Homebrew Contemporary R&B Pop 1992
Beyoncé Dangerously in Love Contemporary R&B Pop 2003
Bobbie Gentry Ode to Billie Joe Country Soul Contemporary Folk 1967
Fela Kuti Roforofo Fight Afrobeat 1972
Usher Confessions Contemporary R&B Pop 2004
Seal Seal Pop Soul 1991
Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It Neo-Soul 2008
The Time What Time Is It? Synth Funk 1982
Blood Orange Cupid Deluxe Alternative R&B, Synth Funk 2013
The Animals Animalism Rhythm & Blues Blues Rock, Rock & Roll 1966
How to Dress Well Total Loss Alternative R&B Ambient Pop 2012
Dionne Warwick The Sensitive Sound of Dionne Warwick Soul 1965
Kelis Kaleidoscope Contemporary R&B 1999
Sly and Robbie Rhythm Killers Synth Funk Hip Hop, Ragga 1987
Duffy Rockferry Pop Soul Blue Eyed Soul 2008
Al Green Livin' for You Smooth Soul, Southern Soul 1973
Young Disciples Road to Freedom Soul Acid Jazz 1991
Marvin Gaye I Want You Smooth Soul 1976
Fela Ransome Kuti & The Africa 70 Gentleman Afrobeat 1973
Fats Domino This Is Fats Domino! Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1956
Jackson 5 ABC Funk, Pop Soul 1970
The Persuasions Chirpin' Doo-Wop, Soul A cappella 1977
The Weeknd Beauty Behind the Madness Alternative R&B Pop 2015
Sade Promise Smooth Soul Sophisti-Pop 1985
Red Hot Chili Peppers Freaky Styley Funk Alternative Rock, Funk Rock 1985
War All Day Music Funk, Soul 1971
Roberta Flack Killing Me Softly Soul 1973
Fela Original Sufferhead Afrobeat 1981
Sade Love Deluxe Smooth Soul Sophisti-Pop 1992
The "5" Royales Dedicated to You Doo-Wop 1957
How to Dress Well "What is This Heart?" Alternative R&B 2014
Parliament Motor Booty Affair P-Funk 1978
Betty Davis They Say I'm Different Funk 1974
Funkadelic Cosmic Slop Funk, Psychedelic Soul 1973
The Jackson 5 Diana Ross Presents the Jackson 5 Pop Soul 1969
James Brown Cold Sweat Funk, Soul 1967
Parliament Live: P-Funk Earth Tour P-Funk 1977
Luther Vandross The Night I Fell in Love Smooth Soul 1985
Destiny's Child The Writing's on the Wall Contemporary R&B 1999
R. Kelly 12 Play Contemporary R&B 1993
The Pretty Things The Pretty Things Rhythm & Blues Blues Rock 1965
Laura Nyro More Than a New Discovery/The First Songs Pop Soul Singer/Songwriter 1967
Ibeyi Ash Alternative R&B Art Pop 2017
Mavis Staples You Are Not Alone Rhythm & Blues, Soul Gospel 2010
Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel New Jack Swing Dance-Pop 1988
James Brown Revolution of the Mind (Live at the Apollo, Vol. 3) Funk, Soul 1971
Matthew E. White Big Inner Soul Singer/Songwriter 2012
Jessie Ware Tough Love Contemporary R&B, Smooth Soul 2014
Leon Bridges Coming Home Rhythm & Blues, Southern Soul 2015
Otis Redding The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads Deep Soul 1965
The Supremes The Supremes A' Go-Go Pop Soul Girl Group 1966
Miles Davis Pangaea Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1976
Eric Burdon & War Eric Burdon Declares War Funk, Psychedelic Soul Psychedelic Rock 1970
Ann Peebles Straight from the Heart Southern Soul 1971
The Chi-Lites (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People Chicago Soul, Smooth Soul 1971
Aloe Blacc Good Things Soul 2010
Beyoncé B'Day Contemporary R&B Pop 2006
Four Tops Second Album Soul 1965
Prince Graffiti Bridge Synth Funk Dance-Pop, Film Soundtrack, Pop Rock 1990
Fela Ransome Kuti & The Africa 70 Confusion Afrobeat 1975
Smokey Robinson Warm Thoughts Soul 1980
Funkadelic Let's Take It to the Stage P-Funk Funk Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1975
Otis Redding In Person at the Whisky a Go Go Deep Soul 1968
Dan Penn Nobody's Fool Country Soul Country Rock 1973
Curtis Mayfield Roots Chicago Soul, Funk 1971
War Why Can't We Be Friends? Funk, Soul 1975
Jungle Jungle Smooth Soul, Synth Funk Funktronica 2014
Jamiroquai Travelling Without Moving Funk Acid Jazz 1996
Ms. Dynamite A Little Deeper Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul UK Hip Hop 2002
Bootsy's Rubber Band Ahh...The Name Is Bootsy, Baby! P-Funk 1977
Bobby Womack The Poet Soul 1981
Drake More Life Contemporary R&B Pop Rap 2017
Sam & Dave Hold On, I'm Comin' Southern Soul 1966
Otis Redding Pain in My Heart Southern Soul 1964
Aretha Franklin Soul '69 Southern Soul 1969
Fela Anikulapo Kuti Shuffering & Shmiling Afrobeat 1977
LaVern Baker Sings Bessie Smith Rhythm & Blues 1958
Fela Coffin for Head of State Afrobeat 1981
Donna Summer The Wanderer Pop Soul 1980
Al Green Al Green Explores Your Mind Smooth Soul 1974
KING We Are KING Contemporary R&B 2016
Johnny "Guitar" Watson Ain't That a Bitch Funk 1976
Syd Fin Alternative R&B 2017
Fela Ransome Kuti & The Africa 70 Open & Close Afrobeat 1971
Thundercat Apocalypse Neo-Soul Nu Jazz 2013
The Jacksons Destiny Funk Disco 1978
The Temptations Temptin' Temptations Soul 1965
Defunkt Thermonuclear Sweat Jazz-Funk 1982
Chic Real People Funk Disco 1980
Bobby Bland Here's the Man!!! Soul Blues 1962
The Staple Singers Be Altitude: Respect Yourself Southern Soul 1972
James Brown Soul Syndrome Soul 1980
Miles Davis Get Up with It Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1974
Drake Views Contemporary R&B Pop Rap 2016
Maxwell blackSUMMERS'night Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2016
The Temptations Meet The Temptations Soul 1964
Mariah Carey Butterfly Contemporary R&B Pop 1997
Tony Toni Toné Sons of Soul New Jack Swing 1993
Little Richard The Fabulous Little Richard Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1959
Defunkt Defunkt Jazz-Funk 1980
The Crusaders Crusaders 1 Jazz-Funk 1972
The Belmonts Cigars, Acappella, Candy Doo-Wop 1972
Earth, Wind & Fire Spirit Funk, Soul 1976
Ray Charles Ingredients in a Recipe for Soul Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1963
Toni Braxton Toni Braxton Contemporary R&B, Smooth Soul 1993
Charles Bradley Changes Soul 2016
NxWorries Yes Lawd! Neo-Soul 2016
Trouble Funk Drop the Bomb Go-Go 1982
Dirty Projectors Dirty Projectors Alternative R&B Art Pop, Glitch Pop 2017
Funkadelic Standing on the Verge of Getting It On P-Funk Funk Rock 1974
Parliament Up for the Down Stroke P-Funk 1974
Natalie Cole Inseparable Soul 1975
The Impressions The Impressions Chicago Soul 1963
The Internet Ego Death Alternative R&B, Neo-Soul 2015
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley's Beach Party Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1963
Soul II Soul Vol. II - 1990, A New Decade Contemporary R&B House 1990
SOHN Tremors Alternative R&B Art Pop 2014
Stevie Wonder Signed, Sealed & Delivered Soul 1970
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings 100 Days, 100 Nights Funk, Soul 2007
Various Artists The Bodyguard Contemporary R&B Adult Contemporary, Film Soundtrack 1992
NAO For All We Know Alternative R&B Electropop 2016
Ibeyi Ibeyi Alternative R&B Art Pop 2015
Alexander O'Neal Hearsay Smooth Soul 1987
Smokey Robinson Being with You Soul 1981
Kelis Food Neo-Soul 2014
Kelela Cut 4 Me Alternative R&B UK Bass 2013
Isaac Hayes Black Moses Smooth Soul 1971
Material One Down Funk Disco 1982
Destiny's Child Survivor Contemporary R&B 2001
Kool & The Gang Wild and Peaceful Funk 1973
Childish Gambino Awaken, My Love! Funk, Neo-Soul, Psychedelic Soul 2016
John Legend Get Lifted Neo-Soul 2004
Mariah Carey The Emancipation of Mimi Contemporary R&B Pop 2005
Stevie Wonder Where I'm Coming From Soul 1971
Chet Faker Built on Glass Alternative R&B Indietronica 2014
Bootsy's Rubber Band Stretchin' Out in Bootsy's Rubber Band P-Funk 1976
Ted Hawkins Watch Your Step Soul 1982
Banks Goddess Alternative R&B 2014
P.M. Dawn The Bliss Album...? Contemporary R&B Conscious Hip Hop, Pop Rap 1993
Smokey Robinson A Quiet Storm Smooth Soul 1975
Aretha Franklin Aretha Arrives Southern Soul 1967
Tinashe Aquarius Alternative R&B 2014
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Soul of a Woman Deep Soul 2017
Jerry Butler The Ice Man Cometh Pop Soul 1968
Sade Lovers Rock Smooth Soul 2000
Charlie Rich The Fabulous Charlie Rich Country Soul Nashville Sound 1969
Lonnie Mack The Wham of that Memphis Man! Rhythm & Blues Blues Rock 1963
Womack and Womack Conscience Contemporary R&B, Soul 1988
Stevie Wonder Up-Tight, Everything's Alright Soul 1966
Adele 25 Pop Soul 2015
The Stylistics Round 2 Smooth Soul 1972
Mary J. Blige No More Drama Contemporary R&B 2001
The Stylistics The Stylistics Philly Soul, Smooth Soul 1971
Teena Marie It Must Be Magic Funk, Soul 1981
Future HNDRXX Contemporary R&B Pop Rap, Trap Rap 2017
James Brown Prisoner of Love Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1963
Laura Mvula Sing to the Moon Contemporary R&B Chamber Pop 2013
Hozier Hozier Pop Soul 2014
James Brown Pure Dynamite! Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1964
Kesha Rainbow Pop Soul Pop Rock 2017
Kehlani SweetSexySavage Alternative R&B 2017
Maxwell BLACKsummers'night Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2009
Smokey Robinson Where There's Smoke.. Soul 1979
Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint The River in Reverse New Orleans R&B Adult Contemporary 2006
Bootsy's Rubber Band Bootsy? Player of the Year P-Funk 1978
Hiatus Kaiyote Choose Your Weapon Alternative R&B, Neo-Soul 2015
The Weeknd Starboy Alternative R&B Electropop 2016
Jessy Lanza Pull My Hair Back Alternative R&B 2013
Level 42 World Machine Funk Pop 1985
Jr. Walker & The All Stars Road Runner Rhythm & Blues, Soul 1966
No Mythologies to Follow Alternative R&B Electropop 2014
Smokey Robinson and The Miracles Away We A Go-Go Soul 1966
Al Green Full of Fire Smooth Soul 1976
Teena Marie Starchild Funk Dance-Pop 1984
Allen Toussaint The Bright Mississippi New Orleans R&B Jazz 2009
Jill Scott Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2 Neo-Soul 2004
AlunaGeorge Body Music Alternative R&B Electropop 2013
Dean Blunt The Redeemer Alternative R&B Art Pop 2013
Valerie June Pushin' Against a Stone Country Soul Americana 2013
Macy Gray The ID Contemporary R&B 2001
John Legend Once Again Neo-Soul 2006
Craig David Born To Do It Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 2000
Aretha Franklin Who's Zoomin' Who Pop Soul 1985
Yussef Kamaal Black Focus Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 2016
Thundercat The Beyond/Where the Giants Roam Neo-Soul 2015
Fun Lovin' Criminals 100% Colombian Funk Alternative Rock 1998
Nelly Furtado Loose Contemporary R&B Dance-Pop 2006
Dawn Richard Blackheart Alternative R&B 2015
Jazmine Sullivan Reality Show Contemporary R&B 2015
Dan Penn Do Right Man Country Soul, Southern Soul 1994
Miles Davis Dark Magus Jazz-Funk Jazz Fusion 1977
Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back Country Soul, Southern Soul 2007
R. Kelly Chocolate Factory Contemporary R&B 2003
Fats Domino The Fabulous Mr. D New Orleans R&B, Rhythm & Blues Rock & Roll 1958
Khalid American Teen Alternative R&B 2017
Booker T. & The MG's Soul Dressing Rhythm & Blues Soul Jazz 1965
Young Thug Beautiful Thugger Girls Contemporary R&B Pop Rap, Trap Rap 2017
Bettye LaVette The Scene of the Crime Rhythm & Blues 2007
Four Tops On Top Pop Soul 1966
Daniel Caesar Freudian Contemporary R&B 2017
Jam City Dream a Garden Alternative R&B Hypnagogic Pop, Indietronica 2015
Prince Musicology Funk, Neo-Soul Pop Rock 2004
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul Singer/Songwriter 2006
Candi Staton His Hands Soul 2006