The Best R&B Artists Of 2020, Ranked

List Rules
Only R&B artists releasing new music in 2020

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Here are the best R&B artists of 2020, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring the hottest R&B artists right now, like Khalid, H.E.R., and Lizzo, this list only includes artists releasing the best new R&B in 2020. There are current R&B artists releasing good R&B songs at every stage of their careers, from new R&B artists and rising stars like Omar Apollo and Summer Walker, to famous R&B singers like Alicia Keys and The Weeknd.

Who are the top R&B artists today? Which good R&B artists in 2020 sing with the most soul?

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Ranked by
  • The Weeknd
    1
  • SZA
    4
  • Ella Mai
    6
  • Kehlani
    7
  • Miguel
    8
  • H.E.R.
    9
  • 6LACK
    10
  • Ari Lennox
    13
  • Khalid
    16
  • Chris Brown
    18
  • Normani
    21
  • Jeremih
    23
  • Doja Cat
    25