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List of Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominees, from every year. All Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominees are listed below alphabetically, but can by sorted by any column. From people who won, to people who lost, this list includes every notable person considered for the Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording since the beginning of the award. The famous Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominees include photos and additional information about the nominees themselves if you click on their name. You can find out everything they've been honored for or even nominated for on their own personal page. While this is a big list of Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominees, it does give you a chance to look at the history of the Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording and who's been considered throughout it. If you're looking for the winners, then you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award winners, as well as the rest of the award nominees lists we have. Every Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominee that is listed below can be used to start a new list of your favorites. While this is not necessarily a complete list of all Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominees ever, it is a list of the most memorable or well-known Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording nominees. To help make this a full list of Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording, you can simply add to this one. This list answers the question "who has been nominated for Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording?" You can use this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use regularly. (33 items)
Anita Baker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Grammy Award For Best Rhythm & Blues Recording Nominees List
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Anita Denise Baker is an American singer-songwriter. Starting her career in the late-1970s with the funk band Chapter 8, Baker eventually released her first solo album, The Songstress, in 1983. In 1986, she rose to stardom following the release of her platinum-selling second album, Rapture, which included the Grammy-winning single "Sweet Love". To date, Baker has won eight Grammy Awards and has five platinum albums and one gold album to her credit. Baker's vocal range is contralto. ...more on Wikipedia

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Aretha Franklin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Grammy Award For Best Rhythm & Blues Recording Nominees List
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Aretha Louise Franklin was an American singer and songwriter. She began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, where her father, C. L. Franklin, was minister. In 1960, at the age of 18, she embarked on a secular career, recording for Columbia Records but achieving only modest success. After signing to Atlantic Records in 1967, Franklin achieved commercial acclaim and success with songs such as "Respect", "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman", "Spanish Harlem" and "Think". By the end of the 1960s she was being called "The Queen of Soul". Franklin recorded acclaimed albums such as I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You (1967), Lady Soul (1968), Young, ...more on Wikipedia

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Bernard Edwards is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Grammy Award For Best Rhythm & Blues Recording Nominees List
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Bernard Edwards was an American bass player, singer, songwriter and record producer, both as a member of the funk/disco band Chic and on his own projects. ...more on Wikipedia

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Grammy Award For Best Rhythm & Blues Recording Nominees List
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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny's Child. Managed by her father Mathew Knowles, the group became one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Their hiatus saw the release of Beyoncé's debut album, Dangerously in Love, which established her as a solo artist worldwide; it sold 11 million copies, earned five Grammy Awards and featured the Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Crazy in Love" and "Baby Boy". Following the disbandment of Destiny's Child in June ...more on Wikipedia

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