In my view, music has always been more than an outlet that entertains. Music can entertain, inform, inspire and uplift. With that in mind, I’ve compiled a list of some of the greatest R&B albums of all time.

  1. What’s Going On Marvin Gaye
  2. Superfly Curtis Mayfield
  3. Songs In The Key Of Life Stevie Wonder
  4. Claudine Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Gladys Knight & The Pips
  5. Mothership Connection Parliment-Funkadelic
  6. Fire The Ohio Players
  7. That’s The Way Of The World Earth, Wind & Fire
  8. City Life The Blackbyrds
  9. The Heat Is On The Isley Brothers
  10. Hot Buttered Soul Isaac Hayes
  11. Taylored In Silk Johnny Taylor
  12. I’ve Got So Much To Give Barry White
  13. Too Hot To Stop The Barkays
  14. Cardiac Arrest Cameo
  15. Rejoice The Emotions
  16. Come Back Charleston Blue Original Soundtrack Album Donny Hathaway
  17. Extension Of A Man Donny Hathaway
  18. Why Can’t We Be Friends War
  19. To Be True Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes
  20. Perfect Angel Minnie Riperton