Some say the Rhythm and Blues genre has gone a bit stale due to what’s presently trending on music charts.
There is no doubt that mumble rap and trap music dominate the airwaves and once something gains traction, many will be quick to emulate it.
Nevertheless, the feel-good sounds of R&B produced in just the right way are sure to grab the attention of eager listeners.
There is a hefty list of artists that are popular – without a doubt.
But what about those who belt out a great sound yet they aren’t on the radar as they should be?
Scroll through the list to learn about five black R&B artists that have been underrated for far too long: