R&B has always played a significant role in my life. It gets me through every day and I shutter to think of what my life would be like if the opposite were true. Listed below are some of my favorite R&B albums. In my view, these albums are classics that will live on forever.

1 Songs In The Key Of Life

Stevie Wonder

2 What’s Going On

Marvin Gaye

3 Let’s Get It On

Marvin Gaye

4 Shaft

Isaac Hayes

5 Sparkle

Aretha Franklin

6 Claudine

Gladys Knight & The Pips

7 That’s The Way Of The World

Earth, Wind & Fire

8 The Heat Is On

The Isley Brothers

9 City Life

The Blackbyrds

10 Deliver The Word


11 Street Life

The Crusaders

12 Thriller

Michael Jackson

13 Showcase

The Sylvers

14 Commodores

The Commodores

15 Extension Of A Man

Donny Hathaway

16 First Take

Roberta Flack

17 Taylored In Silk

Johnny Taylor

18 Hot Buttered Soul

Isaac Hayes

19 I’ve Got So Much To Give

Barry White

20 Rhapsody In White

The Love Unlimited Orchestra