Grammys Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List

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List of Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winners from every year the award has been given out. All Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance award are listed along with photos for every Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winners of all time. Anybody who won the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, so most of the famous Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis. Everything from Barry White to James Ingram is included on this list. (27 items)

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Al Jarreau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Alwin "Al" Lopez Jarreau is an American jazz singer.

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B.B. King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
B.B. King is an American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Rolling Stone magazine ranked him at No. 6 on its 2011 list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time, and he was ...more

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Barry White is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Barry White, was an American composer and singer-songwriter. A 3-time Grammy Award-winner known for his distinctive bass-baritone voice and romantic image, White's greatest success came in the ...more

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Billy Ocean is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Billy Ocean is a Trinidadian and Tobagonian British recording artist who had a string of R&B international pop hits in the 1970s and 1980s. He was the most popular British R&B ...more

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Billy Paul is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Billy Paul is a Grammy Award winning American soul singer, most known for his 1972 number-one single, "Me and Mrs. Jones" as well as the 1973 album and single "War of the ...more

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Bobby Brown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Robert Barisford "Bobby" Brown is an American R&B singer-songwriter, rapper, dancer, and actor. Brown started his career as one of the frontmen of the R&B/pop group New ...more

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D'Angelo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Michael Eugene Archer, better known by his stage name D'Angelo, is an American R&B and neo soul singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer.

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George Benson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
George Benson is a ten-time Grammy Award-winning American musician, guitarist and singer-songwriter. He began his professional career at twenty-one, as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a ...more

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James Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
James Brown is a film score composer.

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James Ingram is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
James Edward Ingram is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and instrumentalist. He is a two-time Grammy Award-winner and a two-time Academy Award nominee for Best Original Song. ...more

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Joe Simon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Joe Simon is an American chart-topping, Grammy Award winning, soul and R&B musician. Amongst other chart singles, Simon secured three number one hits on the US Billboard R&B chart ...more

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John Legend is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
John Roger Stephens, better known by his stage name John Legend, is an American singer, songwriter and actor. He has won nine Grammy Awards, one Golden Globe and one Academy Award. In 2007, ...more

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Kenneth Edmonds is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds is an American R&B musician, singer–songwriter and record producer. He has written and produced over 26 No. 1 R&B hits throughout his career. He has

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Lou Rawls is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Louis Allen "Lou" Rawls was an American recording artist, voice actor, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known for his singing ability: Frank Sinatra once said that Rawls had ...more

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Luther Vandross is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in demand background vocalist for several different artists including ...more

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Marvin Gaye is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Marvin Gaye was an American singer, songwriter and musician. Gaye helped to shape the sound of Motown Records, first as an in house session player in the 1960s and later as a solo artist with a ...more

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Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Gerald Maxwell Rivera, better known by his stage name Maxwell, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and actor. Along with fellow musicians D'Angelo and Erykah Badu, Maxwell has ...more

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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Called the King of Pop, his contributions to music and dance, along with his publicized personal ...more

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Ne-Yo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Shaffer Chimere Smith, known by his stage name Ne-Yo, is an American R&B singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Ne-Yo gained fame for his song-writing abilities when he ...more

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Otis Redding is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Otis Ray Redding, Jr. was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, arranger and talent scout. He is considered one of the greatest singers in the history of American popular music and a ...more

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Prince is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Prince Roger Nelson, known by his mononym Prince, is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor. A major figure in popular music for over three decades, Prince is renowned ...more

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R. Kelly is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Robert Sylvester Kelly, known professionally as R. Kelly, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, rapper and former professional basketball player. A native of Chicago, Illinois, ...more

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Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Ray Charles Robinson, professionally known as Ray Charles, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and composer, who is sometimes referred to as "The Genius". He pioneered the ...more

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Sananda Maitreya is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Sananda Francesco Maitreya, better known by his former stage name Terence Trent D'Arby, is an American singer-songwriter who came to fame with his album Introducing the Hardline According to ...more

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Smokey Robinson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. is an American R&B/pop singer-songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. Robinson was the founder and front man of the Motown vocal ...more

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Stevie Wonder is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Stevland Hardaway Morris, known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist. A child prodigy, he has become one of ...more

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Usher is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Winners List
Usher Terry Raymond IV is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. He rose to fame in the late 1990s with the release of his second album My Way, which spawned his first U.S. Billboard ...more