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The Best Male R&B Singers Of 2019, Ranked

Updated June 23, 2020 97.7k views26 items

List RulesOnly male solo artists releasing new music in 2019. No guy groups.

Updated: check out our list of the top 10 male R&B singers of 2020!

Here are the best male R&B singers of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere. Only including artists releasing new music, this list of current male R&B singers features young, new artists, like Elujay and Pink Sweats, as well as famous singers, like Khalid and Chris Brown. Every artist on the list has accumulated an output that will likely keep them financially in the black for decades to come. Names like Usher and John Legend stand among the richest musicians in any genre, but their their sultry melodies are undoubtedly what they value most about themselves. Who are the top male R&B solo artists of 2019? Which musicians in the genre are singing with the most soul?

Which of the 2019 R&B heavyweights stand out as the best male R&B singers of all time? Are there any great white male R&B singers?

Vote up the best men of R&B in 2019, and add any popular male R&B singers you think are missing from the list.

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    Chris Brown
    Christopher Maurice Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actor... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Usher
    Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter and dancer. He was... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Weeknd
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    Miguel
    Miguel Jontel Pimentel (born October 23, 1985) is an American singer, songwriter and record... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Trey Songz
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    John Legend
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    Bryson Tiller
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    Khalid
    Khalid Donnel Robinson (born February 11, 1998), known mononymously as Khalid, is an American... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    6LACK
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    Ty Dolla $ign
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    Jeremih
    Jeremy P. Felton (born July 17, 1987), better known by his stage name Jeremih (pronunciation:... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Tory Lanez
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    Eric Bellinger
    Eric Bellinger, Jr. (born March 28, 1986) is an American singer, songwriter, and record... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Jacquees
    Rodriquez Jacquees Broadnax (born April 15, 1994), commonly known as Jacquees, is an American... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Anderson .Paak
    Brandon Paak Anderson (born February 8, 1986), better known by his stage name Anderson Paak,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Trevor Jackson
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    Lucky Daye
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    Pink Sweat$
    Pink Sweats (stylized Pink Sweat$), is an American singer and songwriter from Philadelphia,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Joji
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    B. Smyth
    Brandon Smith, better known by his stage name B. Smyth, is an American hip hop and R&B... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    ELHAE
    Jamaal Jones (born August 24, 1990), better known as ELHAE (which stands for "Every Life Has... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Leven Kali
    Leven Kali is a singer-songwriter from Santa Monica, California. He is best known for his... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    PJ Morton
    PJ Morton is an American R&B singer, musician, producer and one of the keyboardists in the pop... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Cautious Clay
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    Rico Love
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