I’m in my mid-20s, and I’ve only just discovered the woners of R&B and Rap….thanks to Frank Ocean and Kendrick Lamar. I crave more. Please help me.

This doesn’t even scratch the surface…just some good songs.

1. The Weeknd “What You Need” (House of Balloons)
2. Miguel “Candles in the Sun” (Kaleidoscope Dream)
3. Rhye “Open” (The Fall)
4. Erykah Badu “The Healer” (New Amerykah pt. I)
5. Bilal “Restart” (Airtight’s Revenge)
6. Jill Scott “Bedda at Home” (Beautifully Human)
7. The-Dream “Love vs. Money” (Love/Money)


8. Black Hippy “Black Lip Bastard(RMX)
(Control System)
9. Kanye West “Black Skinhead” (Yeezus)
10. Phonte “The Good Fight” (Charity Starts at…)
11. Mos Def “Twilite Speedball” (The Ecstatic)
12. Schoolboy Q “Raymond 1969”(Habits&Contradiction)
13. Jay Electronica “Exhibit C” (single)
14. Madvillan “Meat Grinder” (Madvillainy)

Bonus Track:

15. D’Angelo “Devils Pie” (Voodoo)

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