Friday, February 13, 2015

What happened to slow jams?

So Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and it got me thinking, what the fuck happened to R&B music? Maybe I'm just not paying attention to newer releases, but compared to the R&B music of the past, modern R&B is hurting big time.

Don't believe me that the older stuff is better? Just check out the absolute fire that is our Downtempo Love Jams playlist. Here are five top tracks from the list to get you started. Happy Valentine's Day!

Willie Hutch - I Choose You (1973)

Guy - Let's Chill (1990)

Babyface - Whip Appeal (1989)

Bobby Brown - Roni (1988)

Surface - Happy (1986)

Visit the complete Metrowax Downtempo Love Jams playlist on youtube for more great slow jams!

Any opinions on why R&B has fallen off so hard? I have no idea, but I guess if there was a demand for it, they would still be making it, right? Maybe newer artists just can't hope to match these classic tracks, so they give up before they even start?


  1. 123freshers is one of the biggest Indian Job Site so here you will getLatest Freshers jobsso

  2. Sarkari Recruitment is one of the biggest Indian Job Site so here you will getPrivate jobs 2017so

  3. Nice details for upcoming HBSE 10th Result 2017 presenting here. Download HBSE 12th Result 2017 as possible after releases.

  4. Sarkari Recruitment is one of the biggest Indian Job Site so here you will getKarnataka govt jobs Latestso

  5. Sarkari Recruitment is one of the biggest Indian Job Site so here you will getLatest Private jobs 2017so

  6. Sarkari Recruitment is one of the biggest Indian Job Site so here you will getKarnataka govt jobs Latestso

  7. Sarkari Recruitment is one of the biggest Indian Job Site so here you will getGovt Jobs in Telangana 2017so

  8. Thank you for the useful information. You might be interested in TS 10th Class Result 2017 So

  9. I was noticing from many days that your blog is helping too many readers as your articles are easy to understand and helpful to us.
    About Indian super league updates are here for more information log on isl 2017 schedule
    SSC Boards announce for the SSC Result log on here at SSC Result 2017
    Maharastra State SSC Exam result are here to know you result just type Mah SSC Result 2017

  10. Click here to get cbse result 2017 at official website

  11. Thank you for the useful information. You might be interested in NBSE 12th 2nd Year Results So

  12. Thank you for the useful information. You might be interested in Bihar Board Inter 2nd Year Result So

  13. Shree Ram Techno Solutions Provides CCTV Camera, Security Camera, Wireless Security, Attendance System, Access Control System, DVR, NVR, Spy Camera, Fire Alarm, Security Alarm, PCI, IP Network Camera, Dome Camera, IR Camera, CCTV, Camera Price, HIKVISION, SCATI, Time Machine

    CCTV CAmera in jaipur at Rajasthan
    Home security system in jaipur
    Wireless Home Security System in jaipur
    Realtime attendance machine in jaipur
    cctv camera dealer in jaipur
    Hikvision DVR in jaipur at Rajasthan
    security system solutions in jaipur

  14. A pioneer Institute owned by industry professionals to impart vibrant, innovative and global education in the field of Hospitality to bridge the gap of 40 lakh job vacancies in the Hospitality sector. The Institute is contributing to the creation of knowledge and offer quality program to equip students with skills to face the global market concerted effort by dedicated faculties, providing best learning environment in fulfilling the ambition to become a Leading Institute in India.

    cha jaipur
    management college in jaipur
    management of hospitality administration jaipur
    cha management jaipur
    Best hotel college in jaipur
    Best management college in jaipur
    College of Hospitality Administration, Jaipur

  15. Congratulations for this really good and galvanizing submit!. Here you can Get More jntu fast updates..!


  16. I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article.
    super smash flash 2 unblocked | strike force kitty | super smash flash | super smash flash 2

  17. Nice work , Very Useful information..

    Get the best quality of Independent Chennai escorts services 24/7 by connecting our high profile independent Chennai call girls, genuine Chennai escorts service in Chennai. Jyoti Saini is very erotic and open minded girl, for all time pleasant. You will spend amazing time with this sexy angel.

  18. he season had a few changes, including a new lifeline called Power Paplu. This lifeline aided those who seek to revive any already used lifeline. Double Dip and Ask The Expert were discontinued and in lieu 50:50 and Flip

    KBC Season 9 Online Registration

  19. sir please give any update for 2017 year.. my brother is waiting for notification SSC Guide

  20. Jio has not responded to an e-mail query on the matter. What we know is that the handset will be marketed under Lyf brand of phones and will be sold through the Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail stores. The Jio 4G feature phone is expected to come with 512 MB RAM and will have an internal storage of 4 GB and also include an SD card slot for expanding storage. 500 Rs.JIO Mobile Registration

  21. Aspiration for government jobs are mainly in lower middle class and middle class. If you come from an affluent class or upper middle class then you will give a damn about government jobs.

  22. It's the Millennium boxing match or an abomination that spins in a cross code, but what we can say with certainty, in the end, is that it's happening. Once retired all-time great McGregor vs Mayweather Live boxer will take UFC star in Las Vegas.
    There has been what it feels like years of speculation about the McGregor vs Mayweather Fight, with so many name calling on both sides. But the two fighters have announced that it is in fact, in.
    Yes, that's right, a boxer with a 49-0 record against a man who has never taken part in a professional boxing matchup.
    Anyway, here you have everything you need to know about the McGregor vs Mayweather fight.

  23. In the UFC 214: Cormier vs Jones 2 Fight Card, Date, Betting Odds, Preview and Live Stream Info
    UFC 214 Live

    UFC 214 Live Stream

    UFC 214 Fight

    UFC 214

    UFC 214 Live

    Watch UFC 214

    UFC 214 Fight Card

  24. The Central Authority of Examination Board will upload the Gujarat TET 2 Paper Solution for each set of question paper like as A, B, C, and D. Candidates you can check their Gujarat TET 2 question Paper and Download their Gujarat TET 2 Paper Set of Answer Key

  25. Viewrs Can Place Bid in a Game Show Live and Can Win an Amazing Shining Car or Exciting Prizes. Stay Tuned for more news Updates on Aunty Boli Lagao Boli Colors TV Show.

  26. Hello Everyone Myself is Suhana Khan and i belong to decent family. My Professional Work is Modeling and I also Air Hostess.

    Chennai Escorts
    Escorts in Chennai
    Chennai Escort
    Chennai Escorts Service
    Chennai Escorts Agency
    Independent Escorts in Chennai
    Female Escorts in Chennai

  27. I'm puzzled with lots of exercises. I was afraid I could not do the right time despite my hard work. I need a support person.

  28. The information you have posted is very useful. Thank you for nice and wonderful Information.
    Freshers Job
    Government Job
    Bank Job
    Walk In Drive
    OFF Campus Drive

  29. Thanks for this wonderful post. The information in this article is very helpful to me. Thanks a lot for sharing. Keep blogging.
    Interest Waypoint
    For best truth or dare questions for adults
    Best Truth or Dare Questions for Adults

  30. Cryptographic forms of money make it simpler to exchange supports between two gatherings in an exchange; these exchanges are encouraged using open and private keys for security purposes. These store exchanges are finished with negligible preparing expenses, enabling clients to maintain a strategic distance from the precarious charges charged by most banks and money related establishments for wire exchanges.