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Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« on: October 25, 2013, 04:42:41 AM »
1.Jodeci-Feenin
2.Jodeci-Freakn You
3.DRS-Gangsta Lean
4.Jackers-Down For Life
5.B-Rezell-Blowed Away
6.Rhythm & Knowledge-U Bring Da Dog Out
7.BGOTI-Tonightīs The Night
8.Jackers-I Canīt Fix It
9.Danny Boy-Come When I Call
10.2DV-Feelin A Good Thang
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2013, 06:28:10 AM »
I knew it was gonna be a list full of Death Row songs :D
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2013, 08:35:59 AM »
in no order:

zhane - hey mr. dj
h town - knockin' the boots
swv - anything rmx
swv - so into you
mary j. blige - goin' down
mary j. blige - remind me
total - can't you see
faith evans - soon as I get home
112 - love me
702 - steelo
adina howard - freak like me
jodeci - can i talk to you
swv - you're the one
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2013, 11:29:29 AM »
in no order:

zhane - hey mr. dj
h town - knockin' the boots
swv - anything rmx
swv - so into you
mary j. blige - goin' down
mary j. blige - remind me
total - can't you see
faith evans - soon as I get home
112 - love me
702 - steelo
adina howard - freak like me
jodeci - can i talk to you
swv - you're the one

nice list.

no order, nothing already mentioned

TLC - Take Our Time
Keith Sweat - Twisted
Janet Jackson - I Get Lonely
Aaron Hall - Curiosity
Christión - Full Of Smoke
Isley Brothers - Contagious
Something For The People - My Love Is The Shhh
R. Kelly - You Remind Me
Montell Jordan - Gotta Get My Roll On
H-Town - A Thin Line Between Love & Hate


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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2013, 06:47:23 PM »
in no order:

zhane - hey mr. dj
h town - knockin' the boots
swv - anything rmx
swv - so into you
mary j. blige - goin' down
mary j. blige - remind me
total - can't you see
faith evans - soon as I get home
112 - love me
702 - steelo
adina howard - freak like me
jodeci - can i talk to you
swv - you're the one

that list is legit (fraxxx's one too), hard to choose 10 songs

Mary J. Blidge - U Remind Me
SWV - I'm So Into You (Teddy Riley Remix)
Jodeci - Forever My Lady
Mint Condition - That's the way it's goin' down
Alfonzo Hunter & Erick Sermon - Just the way playas play
Horace Brown & Mary J. Blidge - How Can We Stop
Reel Tight - I Lied
R. Kelly - Sex Me Part. II
Keith Sweat - I'm Not Ready (remix)
Aaliyah - Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

i could have included some songs by Guy & Aaron Hall (my favorites)Tony Toni Tone, Menagerie, TQ, D'Angelo, DRS, Maxwell, Eric Benet, Montell Jordan, YNV, B-Rezell, Danny Boy, Ginuwine, Brian MC Knight, etc.

I didn't include Nate Dogg cause to me he fully belongs to the rap game.


 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #5 on: October 26, 2013, 09:41:36 PM »
Nice lists.
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #6 on: October 27, 2013, 01:42:41 AM »
Didn't include any D'Angelo or Erykah Badu since that Neo-Soul sound is something I'd make a seperate for.
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2013, 06:08:19 AM »
Didn't include any D'Angelo or Erykah Badu since that Neo-Soul sound is something I'd make a seperate for.

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #8 on: October 27, 2013, 06:31:43 AM »
raphael saadiq - ask of you
tony toni tone - feels good
tony toni tone - just me & you
tony toni tone - whatever you what
troop - all i do
keith sweat - twisted
keith sweat - nobody
mariah carey - always be my baby
mariah carey - fantasy
mary j. blige - real love
mary j. blige - everything
monica - angel of mine
xscape - softest place on earth
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #9 on: October 27, 2013, 03:51:12 PM »
R. Kelly - When a woman's fed up.
R. Kelly - Half on a baby
R. Kelly - A Woman's threat
Ginuwine - None of your friends business
Joe - Treat her like a lady
Joe - What if a woman
Ginuwine - Tell me do u wanna
Ginuwine - There it is
Ginuwine - Im On my way
Ginuwine - Far away
Brian McKnight - Anytime
Jagged Edge - True Man
Jagged Edge - Girl It's over

Not all 90's but R&B was still the shit.
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #10 on: October 28, 2013, 05:05:17 PM »
In no particular order...plus i could probably add another 100 to this haha

SWV - Anything (Wu-Tang Clan Remix)
SWV - Right Here
Janet Jackson - That's the way love goes
Aaliyah - Back & Forth
Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
Boyz 2 Men - Mowtown Philly
Bel Biv Devoe - Poison
112 - Hold Me
Monica - The First Night
Jonestown - Sweet Thing

 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #11 on: October 28, 2013, 05:21:05 PM »
Fraxxx you're right about D'Angelo being a Neo Soul artist, and I had this in mind when I mentioned him, to me, Neo Soul is a sub genre of R&B really, if falls under the R&B umbrella just like New Jack Swing does too.

My Second List (or my alternate list) would look like this  :

J. Little (Rude Boys) - Puttin It Down
Rude Boys - Tell Me What You Like
Po Broke N Lonely - No Money No Honey
Aaron Hall - Don't Be Afriad (Sex You Down Some More version)
Johnny Gill - Lady Dujour
Blackstreet - Booti Call
LeVert - Good Old Days
LSG - Your Body
Janet Jackson - We Go Deep (monster Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis track, sounds like a Quik beat)
Joe - If Loving You is Wrong (I could include his first album altogether)
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #12 on: October 28, 2013, 05:25:32 PM »


Janet Jackson - We Go Deep (monster Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis track, sounds like a Quik beat)



I very nearly put this in my list too  8)
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #13 on: October 28, 2013, 06:48:22 PM »
Good to see threadstarter given props to Jodeci.  Apparently from my KC and JoJo appreciation thread other people at the forum seem to think the likes of Kieth Sweat and even Lucy Pearl are more important than the likes of Jodeci.

Here's my top 10 off the dome

1.  "All My Life"  KC and JoJo
2.  "Last Night's Letter"  KC and JoJo
3.  "Now and Forever"  KC and JoJo
4.  "If You Think Your Lonely Now"  - KC of Jodeci
5.  "Anytime" - Brian McKnight
6.  "Why I Love You So Much" - Monica
7.  "Before You Walk Out My Life"  - Monica
8.  "I Belong To You"  Rome
9.  "I'm Ready"  - Tevin Campbell
10.  "Breathe Again"  Toni Braxton


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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #14 on: October 28, 2013, 06:56:27 PM »
Not a huge R&B guy, No Diggity by Blackstreet was pure heat though  8)
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #15 on: October 28, 2013, 07:00:48 PM »
Not a huge R&B guy, No Diggity by Blackstreet was pure heat though  8)

That was the first time Dre resurfaced on TV after leaving Death Row.  I still remember the first time I saw that video.  I was expecting BIG THANGS from Dre after he went to go form Aftermath.  He first came with "East Coast/West Coast Killaz" and still consider that to be the most timely and under-rated rap song/video of all-time.  Somehow the album ended up falling short of expectations and it would be a few years before Aftermath would really blow up.
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #16 on: October 28, 2013, 09:21:24 PM »
Might as well.

1. 112 - Only You
2. Shai - If I Ever Fall In Love
3. K-Ci and JoJo - All My Life
4. Boyz II Men - End of the Road
5. Aaliyah - At Your Best (You Are Loved)
6. Bell Biv DeVoe - Poison
7. Monica - Angle of Mine
8. Jon B. - Pretty Girl
9. SWV - Weak
10. Whitney Houston - I Have Nothing

Bonus: Mariah Carey - Fantasy, Blackstreet - Before I Let You Go, Color Me Badd - I Adore Mi Amore.

Writing this list gave me flash backs of old school TDK tapes.

 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #17 on: October 28, 2013, 09:27:56 PM »
All great list

Good to see threadstarter given props to Jodeci.  Apparently from my KC and JoJo appreciation thread other people at the forum seem to think the likes of Kieth Sweat and even Lucy Pearl are more important than the likes of Jodeci.

Here's my top 10 off the dome

1.  "All My Life"  KC and JoJo
2.  "Last Night's Letter"  KC and JoJo
3.  "Now and Forever"  KC and JoJo
4.  "If You Think Your Lonely Now"  - KC of Jodeci
5.  "Anytime" - Brian McKnight
6.  "Why I Love You So Much" - Monica
7.  "Before You Walk Out My Life"  - Monica
8.  "I Belong To You"  Rome
9.  "I'm Ready"  - Tevin Campbell
10.  "Breathe Again"  Toni Braxton




You can create a top 10 on just K-Ci and Jo Jo alone, or Boyz II Men. Damn, R&B has fallen off HARD.

In no particular order...plus i could probably add another 100 to this haha

SWV - Anything (Wu-Tang Clan Remix)
SWV - Right Here
Janet Jackson - That's the way love goes
Aaliyah - Back & Forth
Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
Boyz 2 Men - Mowtown Philly
Bel Biv Devoe - Poison
112 - Hold Me
Monica - The First Night
Jonestown - Sweet Thing



raphael saadiq - ask of you
tony toni tone - feels good
tony toni tone - just me & you
tony toni tone - whatever you what
troop - all i do
keith sweat - twisted
keith sweat - nobody
mariah carey - always be my baby
mariah carey - fantasy
mary j. blige - real love
mary j. blige - everything
monica - angel of mine
xscape - softest place on earth


in no order:

zhane - hey mr. dj
h town - knockin' the boots
swv - anything rmx
swv - so into you
mary j. blige - goin' down
mary j. blige - remind me
total - can't you see
faith evans - soon as I get home
112 - love me
702 - steelo
adina howard - freak like me
jodeci - can i talk to you
swv - you're the one

Didn't include any D'Angelo or Erykah Badu since that Neo-Soul sound is something I'd make a seperate for.


I did the same thing. I was tempted to. I made my wife and R&B playlist and it is mainly Neo-Soul. That's her stuff. I'm more of a traditional R&B myself. Still, I got love for the Neo-Soul movement and all the great music it produced.
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #18 on: October 29, 2013, 01:42:41 AM »
Props to everyone making a list. There are even some tracks I don't know yet. Next step: compiling a list of the top 50 90's RnB songs from all the above-mentioned. 8)
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #19 on: October 29, 2013, 02:02:36 AM »
Didn't include any D'Angelo or Erykah Badu since that Neo-Soul sound is something I'd make a seperate for.


I did the same thing. I was tempted to. I made my wife and R&B playlist and it is mainly Neo-Soul. That's her stuff. I'm more of a traditional R&B myself. Still, I got love for the Neo-Soul movement and all the great music it produced.

Don't get me wrong, I love some Neo Soul albums. D'Angelo, Erykah Badu and of course Lauryn Hill dropped some of the altogether best Neo Soul/RnB albums of that time It's just not the sound I initially think of since I grew up on that New Jack Swing.
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #20 on: October 29, 2013, 02:08:23 AM »
Good to see threadstarter given props to Jodeci.  Apparently from my KC and JoJo appreciation thread other people at the forum seem to think the likes of Kieth Sweat and even Lucy Pearl are more important than the likes of Jodeci.

i didn't say Jodeci homie, just K-Ci & Jojo, here you go twisting my words, and I didn't say Lucy Pearl was more important than Jodeci wtf lol I just cited Lucy Pearl among the countless quality projects Raphael Saadiq has helmed. good list btw, albeit a bit repetitive. jodeci is one of my very favorite rnb groups, I just happen to like other artists outside of them. i've been playing their first album in my car over the past week.

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You can create a top 10 on just K-Ci and Jo Jo alone, or Boyz II Men.

that's true and that's why I did not include songs of a same artist twice in my lists, but when I said "forever my lady" I might as well have picked any Jodeci song, same for R. Kelly, dude has just too many slaps

a NJS song I forgot to include that i've always loved  8) <a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/-Rj3ZAPlBtE" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/-Rj3ZAPlBtE</a>
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #21 on: October 29, 2013, 02:46:26 AM »
Props to everyone making a list. There are even some tracks I don't know yet. Next step: compiling a list of the top 50 90's RnB songs from all the above-mentioned. 8)
From my list, I might do half that amount  :D
not in order actually
Solo-touch me I will put in a mp3 link sometime this week.  I never heard the song in 1998 at all.
next-too close
janet-i get so lonely
kelly price-friend of mine original
keith sweat-make u sweat & just a touch
r. kelly-bump & grind original
jon b-they don't know & don't say
swv-downtown
bbd-poison extended
h-town=knockin da boots & h-town bounce
mint condition-u send me swingin, pretty brown eyes & nobody does it better
color me badd-I adore mi amor, slow motion original & remix
portrait-down wit dat, feelings, honey dip video version, & here we go again.
Those were some good songs back then. 
 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #22 on: October 29, 2013, 07:07:38 AM »
I forgot color me bad - I wanna sex you up.  8)
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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #23 on: October 29, 2013, 07:11:22 AM »
Hoo, just 10?

I'll just with you with this video mix instead and say that it contains at least 10 joints that I enjoyed:



 

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Re: Your Top 10 90īs RnB Songs
« Reply #24 on: October 29, 2013, 10:20:09 AM »


Janet Jackson - We Go Deep (monster Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis track, sounds like a Quik beat)



I very nearly put this in my list too  8)

Sick song. I left out the chicks on my list.
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