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The Best Male R&B Singers Of 2020, Ranked

Updated November 28, 2020 • 8:48pm PST 4.8k votes 690 voters 25.3k views32 items

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Here are the best male R&B singers of 2020, ranked by fans everywhere. Only including artists releasing new music, this list of current male R&B singers features the hottest male R&B singers right now. There are good male R&B singers in 2020 come in all stages of their career, from new R&B artists and rising stars, like Omar Apollo and Cautious Clay, as well as famous R&B singers, like The Weeknd, Khalid, and PARTYNEXTDOOR. Who are the top male R&B singers today?

Vote up the best men of R&B in 2020, and add any popular artists missing from the list.

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    80

    Giveon

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    Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (born 16 February 1990), better known by his stage name The Weeknd, is a...  more
  • 3
    212
    86
    Khalid Donnel Robinson (born February 11, 1998), known mononymously as Khalid, is an American...  more
  • 4
    John Roger Stephens (born December 28, 1978), known professionally as John Legend, is an...  more
  • 5
    Ashton Simmonds, better known by his stage name Daniel Caesar (born April 5, 1995) is a...  more
  • 6
    110
    52

    Mario

  • 7
    133
    72
    Christopher Joseph Gallant III (born November 14, 1991), better known as Gallant, is an...  more
  • 8
    112
    57

    Elijah Blake

  • 9
    142
    86

    Bryson Tiller

    Bryson Djuan Tiller (born January 2, 1993), is an American singer, songwriter and rapper....  more
  • 10
    126
    77
    Ricardo Valdez Valentine (born June 24, 1992), better known by his stage name 6lack (stylized...  more
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    98
    57

    Ro James

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    Brandon Paak Anderson (born February 8, 1986), better known by his stage name Anderson Paak,...  more
  • 13
    Jahron Anthony Brathwaite, better known under the stage name PartyNextDoor, is a Canadian...  more
  • 14
    100
    64

    PJ Morton

    PJ Morton is an American R&B singer, musician, producer and one of the keyboardists in the pop...  more
  • 15
    David Debrandon Brown, better known by his stage name Lucky Daye, is an American singer and...  more
  • 16
    Christopher Maurice Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actor...  more
  • 17
    54
    34

    SiR

    Sir Darryl Farris (born November 5, 1986), known mononymously as Sir (stylized as SiR), is an...  more
  • 18
    52
    32

    Kem

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    Tyrone William Griffin Jr. (born April 13, 1985), known professionally as Ty Dolla Sign...  more
  • 20
    Trevor Howard Lawrence Jackson (born August 30, 1996) is an American singer, actor,...  more
  • 21
    Austin Richard Post (born July 4, 1995), known professionally as Post Malone, is an American...  more
  • 22
    Pink Sweats (stylized Pink Sweat$), is an American singer and songwriter from Philadelphia,...  more
  • 23
    54
    62

    Jacquees

    Rodriquez Jacquees Broadnax (born April 15, 1994), commonly known as Jacquees, is an American...  more
  • 24
    Zain Javadd "Zayn" Malik is an English singer and songwriter, and a previous member of the boy...  more
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    32
    37

    Luh Kel

    Turran Coleman (born May 20, 2002), known professionally as Luh Kel, is an American singer and...  more