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The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked  

Jovaughn Brown
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List Rules Vote up the 2010s R&B albums that stand out from the rest.

Here are the best R&B albums of the decade, ranked by fans everywhere. This list of the top 2010s R&B albums features popular music from some of the biggest R&B singers today. From Frank Ocean's 2012 Grammy winner Channel Orange to H.E.R.'s 2019 critically acclaimed self-titled album, the 2010s decade is filled with so many good R&B albums.  

Vote up the best R&B albums of the 2010s, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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1
Channel Orange is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Frank Ocean

"Pyramids"

"Thinkin' Bout You"

"Super Rich Kids"

2
H.E.R. [2017] is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
H.E.R. [2017] H.E.R.

"Focus"

"Best Part"

"Rather Be"

3
Soldier of Love is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Sade

"The Moon and the Sky"

"Soldier of Love"

"Bring Me Home"

4
Anti [2016] is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Anti [2016] Rihanna

"Needed Me"

"Work"

"Love On The Brain"

5
Trilogy [2012] is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Trilogy [2012] The Weeknd

"High For This"

"Same Old Song"

"The Zone"

6
Still Standing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Monica

"Everything to Me"

"Love All Over Me"

"Still Standing"

7
Beauty Behind The Madness [201... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Beauty Behind The Madness [2015] The Weeknd

"Tell Your Friends"

"Acquainted"

"Earned It"

8
Lemonade [2016] is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Lemonade [2016] Beyonce

"Sorry"

"Formation"

"Hold Up"

9
Raymond V Raymond is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Usher

"There Goes My Baby"

"OMG"

"Hey Daddy"

10
The 20/20 Experience is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Justin Timberlake

"Mirrors"

"Pusher Love GIrl"

"Suit & Tie"

11
4 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Beyoncé Knowles

"Run The World"

"Love On Top"

"Countdown"

12
Late Nights & Early Mornings is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Late Nights & Early Mornings [2011] Marsha Ambrosius

"Late Nights & Early Mornings"

"Far Away"

"Your Hands"

13
Two Eleven is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Two Eleven [2012] Brandy

"Put It Down"

"Can You Hear Me Now"

"Wildest Dreams"

14
LP1 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
FKA twigs

"Two Weeks"

"Video Girl"

"Give Up"

15
Back to Me is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Back to Me [2010] Fantasia

"Falling In Love Tonight"

"Bittersweet"

"I'm Doin' Me"

16
Looking 4 Myself is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Looking 4 Myself [2012] Usher

"Climax"

"Numb"

"Scream"

17
Love, Marriage & Divorce [2014... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Love, Marriage & Divorce [2014] Toni Braxton, Babyface

"Hurt You"

"Roller Coaster"

"Sweat"

18
Girl On Fire [2012] is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Girl On Fire [2012] Alicia Keys

"Fire We Make"

"Brand New Me"

"Girl On Fire"

19
Beyoncé is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Beyoncé Knowles

"7/11"

"Drunk In Love"

"Partition"

20
Heartbreak on a Full Moon [201... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Heartbreak on a Full Moon [2017] Chris Brown

"Juicy Booty"

"Questions"

"Tempo

21
East Atlanta Love Letter [2018... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
East Atlanta Love Letter [2018] 6lack

"Switch"

"Seasons"

"Pretty Little Fears"

22
Ella Mai [2018] is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Ella Mai [2018] Ella Mai

"Shot Clock"

"Trip"

"Watchamacallit"

23
Thank Me Later is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Drake

"Up All Night"

"Find Your Love"

"Shut It Down"

24
Here [2016] is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Here [2016] Alicia Keys

"Girl Can't Be Herself"

"Pawn It All"

"Blended Family"

25
Caution [2018] is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R&B Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Caution [2018] Mariah Carey

"Caution"

"A No No"

"With You"