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20 Of The Best R & B Tracks From 20 Years Ago

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1. MONTELL JORDAN - This Is How We Do It

Any party you went to HAD to play this.
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Any party you went to HAD to play this.

2. MARIAH CAREY - Fantasy

90s Mariah is the best Mariah.
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90s Mariah is the best Mariah.

3. MONICA - Don't Take It Personal (Just One of Dem Days)

Was she talking about surfing the crimson wave? We sang along to it every time it came on either way.
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Was she talking about surfing the crimson wave? We sang along to it every time it came on either way.

4. MICHAEL JACKSON - You Are Not Alone

Michael's ode to Lisa Marie Presley gave us a video like nothing we'd ever seen from him before. That hair though...
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Michael's ode to Lisa Marie Presley gave us a video like nothing we'd ever seen from him before. That hair though...

5. WHITNEY HOUSTON - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)

One of her most memorable tracks with beautiful lyrics from Babyface. QUEEN.
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One of her most memorable tracks with beautiful lyrics from Babyface. QUEEN.

6. BOYZ II MEN - Water Runs Dry

They were the epitome of 90s R&B.
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They were the epitome of 90s R&B.

7. JODECI - Freek'n You

Baby makin' music right here.
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Baby makin' music right here.

8. D'ANGELO - Brown Sugar

This marked the beginning of our love affair with D'Angelo.
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This marked the beginning of our love affair with D'Angelo.

9. METHOD MAN ft. MARY J. BLIGE- I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need to Get By

He's got a love jones, y'all.
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He's got a love jones, y'all.

10. THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. - One More Chance

The video features none other than Faith Evans, Mary J. Blige and Aaliyah.
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The video features none other than Faith Evans, Mary J. Blige and Aaliyah.

11. KUT KLOSE- I Like

This is the biggest hit to come from the girl group discovered by 90s crooner Keith Sweat.
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This is the biggest hit to come from the girl group discovered by 90s crooner Keith Sweat.

12. MOKENSTEF- He's Mine

All we knew was "He's mine, you may have had him once, but I got him all the time" but that was enough.
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All we knew was "He's mine, you may have had him once, but I got him all the time" but that was enough.

13. R. KELLY - You Remind Me of Something

He later sampled the first line of this track on the original Ignition.
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He later sampled the first line of this track on the original Ignition.

14. SUBWAY ft. 702- This Lil' Game We Play

15. BRIAN McKNIGHT - Crazy Love

No 90s R&B list is complete without a Brian McKnight track.
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No 90s R&B list is complete without a Brian McKnight track.

16. 2PAC- Dear Mama

If you don't get emotional listening to this you have no soul.
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If you don't get emotional listening to this you have no soul.

17. SOUL FOR REAL- Candy Rain

Before drinking watermelon there was candy rain.
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Before drinking watermelon there was candy rain.

18. BRANDY - Baby

The beginning of the Brandy phenomenon of the 90s.
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The beginning of the Brandy phenomenon of the 90s.

19. GROOVE THEORY- Tell Me

Sure they were a one-hit wonder but it still beats half the stuff out there today.
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Sure they were a one-hit wonder but it still beats half the stuff out there today.

20. JON B ft. BABYFACE - Someone to Love

Babyface + Jon. B + Bad Boys soundtrack= 90s explosion.
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Babyface + Jon. B + Bad Boys soundtrack= 90s explosion.

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