Top Smooth Soul Songs


Rank All Time Artist Song Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
253
Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On 1973
2
289
Marvin Gaye Sexual Healing Contemporary R&B 1982
3
512
Bill Withers Ain't No Sunshine Deep Soul 1971
4
601
Roberta Flack Killing Me Softly with His Song 1973
5
658
Donna Summer Love to Love You Baby Disco 1975
6
693
Marvin Gaye Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) 1971
7
738
The Temptations Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me) Pop Soul 1971
8
867
Marvin Gaye Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) 1971
9
933
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes If You Don't Know Me by Now Philly Soul 1972
10
990
Daryl Hall & John Oates She's Gone Blue Eyed Soul, Pop Rock 1973
11
1321
Roberta Flack The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face 1969
12
1359
The Chi-Lites Have You Seen Her Chicago Soul 1971
13
1434
Billy Paul Me and Mrs. Jones Philly Soul 1972
14
1494
Spinners I'll Be Around Philly Soul 1972
15
1662
Al Green Call Me (Come Back Home) Southern Soul 1973
16
1889
The Chi-Lites Oh Girl Chicago Soul 1972
17
2114
Luther Vandross Never Too Much Pop Soul 1981
18
2274
Marvin Gaye I Want You 1976
19
2459
Anita Baker Sweet Love 1986
20
2648
Smokey Robinson Cruisin' Pop Soul 1979
21
2663
Love Unlimited Orchestra Love's Theme Disco 1973
22
2718
Earth, Wind & Fire After the Love Has Gone Pop Soul 1979
23
2742
Commodores Nightshift Pop Soul 1984
24
2748
The Delfonics Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time) Philly Soul 1969
25
2811
Boz Scaggs Lowdown Blue Eyed Soul 1976
26
2904
Sade The Sweetest Taboo Jazz Pop, Sophisti-Pop 1985
27
2917
The Delfonics La-La-Means I Love You Philly Soul 1968
28
2923
D'Angelo Brown Sugar Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1995
29
2930
D'Angelo Untitled (How Does It Feel?) Neo-Soul 2000
30
2979
The Dells Stay in My Corner Pop Soul 1968
31
2998
Rhye Open Alternative R&B, Sophisti-Pop 2012
32
3059
Al Green How Can You Mend a Broken Heart Southern Soul 1972
33
3132
Al Green I'm Still in Love with You Southern Soul 1972
34
3183
Peaches and Herb Reunited Pop Soul 1978
35
3277
Thundercat feat. Kenny Loggins & Michael McDonald Show You the Way Neo-Soul 2017
36
3328
The Manhattans Kiss and Say Goodbye 1976
37
3407
Bill Withers Use Me Rhythm & Blues 1972
38
3483
Isaac Hayes Walk On By Psychedelic Soul 1969
39
3487
Bill Withers Lovely Day Pop Soul 1977
40
3634
Rhye The Fall Alternative R&B, Sophisti-Pop 2012
41
3848
Leon Bridges Coming Home† Southern Soul 2015
42
3947
Barry White Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe 1974
43
4060
The Isley Brothers Between the Sheets Contemporary R&B 1983
44
4091
Earth, Wind & Fire That's the Way of the World 1975
45
4154
Anita Baker Caught Up in a Rapture Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 1986
46
4189
Smokey Robinson Being with You Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 1981
47
4197
Earth, Wind & Fire Fantasy 1977
48
4482
Bobby Caldwell What You Won't Do for Love Blue Eyed Soul 1978
49
4623
Boyz II Men End of the Road Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 1992
50
4643
Whitney Houston Saving All My Love for You Adult Contemporary, Pop Soul 1985
51
4767
Gregory Abbott Shake You Down Pop Soul 1986
52
4777
Barry White Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up 1973
53
4791
Isaac Hayes By the Time I Get to Phoenix Psychedelic Soul 1969
54
5020
Al Green Let's Get Married Southern Soul 1973
55
5166
Grover Washington Jr. feat. Bill Withers Just the Two of Us Smooth Jazz, Soul Jazz 1980
56
5171
Minnie Riperton Lovin' You Pop Soul 1974
57
5237
Sylvia Pillow Talk 1973
58
5277
Maxwell Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder) Neo-Soul 1996
59
5312
Al Green Look What You Done for Me Southern Soul 1972
60
5830
Bloodstone Natural High 1973
61
6351
Blood Orange Chamakay Alternative R&B, Sophisti-Pop, Synthpop 2013
62
6510
Prince Adore Contemporary R&B 1987
63
6694
D'Angelo and The Vanguard Really Love Neo-Soul 2014
64
6745
Randy Crawford One Day I'll Fly Away Adult Contemporary, Pop Soul 1980
65
6759
The Stylistics You Are Everything Philly Soul 1971
66
6859
Isley Jasper Isley Caravan of Love Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 1985
67
6976
Minnie Riperton Inside My Love 1975
68
7127
Anita Baker Giving You the Best That I Got 1988
69
7202
Dennis Edwards Don't Look Any Further Contemporary R&B 1984
70
7312
Teddy Pendergrass Love T.K.O. Philly Soul 1980
71
7421
Gladys Knight and The Pips Neither One of Us (Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye) 1972
72
7625
Teddy Pendergrass Close the Door Philly Soul 1978
73
7658
The Stylistics Break Up to Make Up Philly Soul, Pop Soul 1972
74
7664
The Crusaders Street Life Disco, Funk 1979
75
7878
Al Wilson Show and Tell 1973
76
8197
Gladys Knight and The Pips Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me Pop Soul 1973
77
8203
Ween Freedom of '76 Alternative Rock, Blue Eyed Soul, Philly Soul 1994
78
8222
Barry White I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little More Baby 1973
79
8305
Prince and The Revolution The Beautiful Ones Contemporary R&B, Film Soundtrack 1984
80
8337
Sade By Your Side 2000
81
8524
Millie Jackson If Loving You Is Wrong (I Donít Want To Be Right) Deep Soul 1974
82
8649
Terence Trent D'Arby Sign Your Name Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 1987
83
9010
Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway Where Is the Love 1972
84
9197
Rose Royce Love Don't Live Here Anymore 1978
85
9401
Marvin Gaye Trouble Man Film Soundtrack 1972
86
9417
Love Unlimited Orchestra Walkin' in the Rain With the One I Love 1972
87
9520
Latimore Let's Straighten It Out 1974
88
9550
Stevie Wonder Joy Inside My Tears† 1976
89
9605
Rick James Mary Jane Funk 1978
90
9676
Smokey Robinson Baby That's Backatcha 1975
91
9860
The Moments Love on a Two-Way Street 1969

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10000:
David Ruffin Walk Away From Love Pop Soul 1975
Al Green You Oughta Be With Me Southern Soul 1972
Michael Jackson I Can't Help It Pop Soul 1979
Rose Royce I Wanna Get Next to You 1976
Sade No Ordinary Love Downtempo 1992
Barry White Let the Music Play Disco 1975
Sade Love Is Stronger Than Pride Contemporary R&B, Smooth Jazz 1988
Mary J. Blige Not Gon' Cry Contemporary R&B 1995
Donna Summer Try Me, I Know We Can Make It Disco 1976
The Delfonics Ready or Not Here I Come (Can't Hide From Love) Philly Soul, Pop Soul 1968
The Isley Brothers (At Your Best) You Are Love 1976
Blue Magic Sideshow Philly Soul, Pop Soul 1974
Major Harris Love Won't Let Me Wait 1975
The Floaters Float On Pop Soul 1977
Toni Braxton Un-break My Heart Adult Contemporary, Contemporary R&B 1996
Donny Hathaway I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know Deep Soul 1972
Al B. Sure! Nite and Day Contemporary R&B 1988
Roberta Flack Feel Like Makin' Love 1974
The Manhattans Shining Star Pop Soul 1980
The Chi-Lites (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People Funk 1971
Aretha Franklin Day Dreaming Pop Soul 1972
The Dramatics In the Rain 1972
Imagination Body Talk Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul 1981
The Chi-Lites That's How Long 1974
The Chi-Lites Stoned out of My Mind 1973
Sade Paradise Sophisti-Pop 1988
Omar There's Nothing Like This Acid Jazz 1990
Isaac Hayes The Look of Love 1970
The Jacksons Show You the Way To Go† 1976
Johnny Bristol Hang On in There Baby Disco, Pop Soul 1974
Ray, Goodman & Brown Special Lady 1979
Smokey Robinson Quiet Storm 1975
Sade Is It a Crime? Jazz Pop, Sophisti-Pop 1985
Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye You Are Everything Pop Soul 1973
Isaac Hayes Ike's Mood I 1970