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The Best R&B Artists Of 2019, Ranked

Updated June 9, 2021 37.4k votes 5.4k voters 146.3k views50 items

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Dropping some of the hottest smooth jams, here are the best R&B artists of 2019. From rising R&B stars to legends of the genre, this list of the top 2019 R&B artists features some of the most talented singers ever. Who do you think were must-listen R&B artists in 2019? What names had the most exciting albums?

After a stellar 2018, Grammy-winner H.E.R. released her debut studio album in 2019, with three music videos to boot. Meanwhile, English singer Ella Mai gained momentum from her number one hits "Boo'd Up" and "Trip." Other good R&B artists include Daniel Caesar, 6LACK, Jorja Smith, and Normani, all of whom achieved popular (and well-deserved) exposure that year.

Vote up the hottest R&B artists who dominated the charts in 2019!