R&B / Pop Music Chart
R&B / Pop Chart - Slow down and enjoy 20 of the hottest R&B / Pop tracks out right now. Created by combining how many times the song has been played with your ratings, DJBooth's charts help turn today's brand new music into tomorrow's hit tracks.
October 17, 2011 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s Top R&B Chart! As always, your feedback has determined which songs made the cut. Each chart’s lineup is calculated using a special DJBooth Formula that …...Read More
Recently, while showing a friend how to use Spotify, I thought I'd look up Sean Paul. After a quick glance through the man’s catalog we quickly came to realize how little material the Jamaican singer has released over the...Read More
If my walls could talk they’d probably say something like, “Nathan S. spends a lot of time sitting around and writing about hip-hop.” Luckily, Mario’s walls have a lot more interesting material to report on, namely...Read More
Triple-threat musician Ryan Leslie notably opened his 2008, hit record Diamond Girl by exclaiming "They tried to put me in a box." Since we know that Leslie is not a contortionist it is easy to deduce that his comments...Read More
Think you're a true fan of The Weeknd just because you've fallen in love with Drizzy-assisted smash hit The Zone? Not so fast! In order to officially inscribe your name among the ranks of the devoted, you must first undergo...Read More
Making a sharp turn from his usual club-ready sound (i.e. I’m on One), DJ Khaled enlists a few R&B power players for his newest single, Legendary. Keyshia Cole, Chris Brown, and Ne-Yo balance each other effortlessly on this...Read More
Realizing that a guy or girl for whom you're head-over-heels feels the same way, discovering a crisp $20 bill on the ground, finding a public restroom just when you've resigned yourself to going in the nearest dark alley...Read More
Now that The-Dream’s last album is slowly fading into the rearview there’s a real absence of falsetto R&B in my life. Wait, what’s that? Robin Thicke’s got a new single out? Phew, problem solved. The first we’ve...Read More
It’s been more than a decade since Mary J. Blige and Method Man recorded All I Need Is You, a track that has to be the definitive “girl I’m a player, but I might just settle down for you” love song of our time....Read More
Update: Click "Watch Video" above to view the Abel Tesfaye-directed The Zone video. Mobile users can scroll down. Trilogy will be released via Universal Republic on November 13.
Artists always complain about how hard it is...Read More
Intrigued by the robot-pummeling premise of Real Steel, but worried the film's soundtrack won't be hype enough for your taste? Worry not--Timbaland's here to reassure you with new single Give It a Go. Over his own...Read More
Today, hip-hop heads across the Interwebs are hotly debating whether Nicki Minaj's robot ninja-meets-giant pile of cotton candy VMA getup was Fly or just plain weird (Put me down for “All of the above”). I can say without...Read More
Previously glimpsed providing backing vocals for Jah Cure on January 2010's Unconditional Love, Phyllisia steps into the solo spotlight with newly-released promo single I Love You. Produced by Eddie Mix, this smooth selection...Read More
Damn, a lot can change in a month; though Jason Derulo's last single, featured in early August, found him serenading a woman in hopes she'd become his "It Girl," the arrangement evidently didn't pan out as he'd hoped, and on...Read More
It’s been about a year since we’ve heard from Nneka, the singer/rapper whose Concrete Jungle album had me calling her a “harder Alicia Keys or a more hopeful Mos Def, if Mos could actually sing." (Yep, I really meant...Read More
Released to a disappointing critical and commercial reception back in 2009, Timbaland's Shock Value II represented a sizable step backwards from its "near-classic" predecessor, and 2010 online series Timbaland Thursdays, did...Read More
I realize this is your first time but don't worry, Booth readers; CJ Holland will be gentle, take it slow and do whatever's necessary to leave you satisfied. No, I'm not making tongue-in-cheek use of sexual innuendo to...Read More
Though JMSN's name may not ring a bell for listeners in the Booth, those with healthy long-term memory may recall being introduced to an artist going by “Christian TV” back in July. The artist's first feature under his...Read More
They say that youth is wasted on the young, and now that I’m getting up there in years I know the saying’s true. Looking back, early years were nothing but good times – does it get any better than school crushes, raging...Read More
One of the great things about my job is that you never know what tomorrow will hold. One day you’re writing about Ja Rule, the next he’s in jail. One day you have no idea who Odd Future are, the next they’re everywhere....Read More
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