Rhythm and Blues is arguably one of the most important musical genres to have ever entered our social spectrum.
It's created some of the most touchingly memorable songs to ever be sung, forged some truly colossal musical personalities and drawn together a vast array of influences in it's search for the sweetest sound.
With a new generation of R&B stars like Frank Ocean, Miguel and The Weeknd breathing new life into the genre and reclaiming from pop's sweaty paws, we take a look at some of the greatest male R&B vocalists since the birth of the genre right up to this year's exciting new artists.
Check out the greatest male soul and R&B singers of all time right here.
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