The Best New R&B Music of the Week

The Best New R&B Music of the Week

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Every week, there’s an abundance of new R&B music to discover. To make it easier for R&B enthusiasts, we’re curating a selection of the best new R&B tracks every Friday. Here’s a roundup of the latest R&B releases and news in the genre:

Jorja Smith — “Falling Or Flying

Jorja Smith, the British R&B sensation, is gearing up for her sophomore album, “Falling Or Flying.” She recently dropped the title track, accompanied by an otherworldly music video. In her own words, she wanted to shoot a video in space, and “Falling Or Flying” perfectly encapsulated that desire.

Ama Lou I Came Home Late

British singer Ama Lou debuts her first album, I Came Home Late. This solo effort seamlessly blends pop and R&B, showcasing her impressive vocal and songwriting talents.

Queen Naija — “No Fake Love” (feat. YoungBoy Never Broke Again)

Queen Naija has been consistently releasing singles since 2022, indicating a new era after her 2020 album Missunderstood. Her latest track features YoungBoy Never Broke Again and is titled “No Fake Love.”

Eric Bellinger — “Find Someone

Eric Bellinger is back with his first single of the year, “Find Someone.” Known for his consistent music output, fans can expect more from him soon.

Laya Bet That

Staten Island R&B artist Laya returns with her EP Bet That. This seven-track project showcases her unapologetic confidence and vulnerability, making for a compelling body of work.

Marzz — “In The Morning

Marzz follows up her Love Letterz project with “In The Morning,” a moody track characterized by her silky vocals. According to Marzz, the song represents the excitement of the unknown in a relationship.

Chase ShakurIt’s Not You, It’s Me… It’s Love (Deluxe)

Atlanta singer Chase Shakur, a rising star in R&B, drops the deluxe edition of his project It’s Not You, It’s Me… It’s Love. This extended version includes three new tracks from the talented artist.

Raiche — “Big Daddy

Massachusetts singer Raiche returns with “Big Daddy,” her first single of the year. Raiche redefines the term “Big Daddy” and describes what she’s looking for in a future partner through this authentic and empowering track.

Tekno The More The Better

Nigerian singer and producer Tekno presents his latest album, The More The Better. This 13-track project marks a triumphant return for Tekno after a challenging period of voice loss and label issues.

Ruger RU The World

Ruger, known for hits like “Asiwaju” and “Red Flags,” delivers his debut album, RU The World. With 18 tracks and features from Stefflon Don, Sauti Sol, Amaarae, and Projexx, Ruger showcases his unique sound and afrobeats versatility.

Dominic ScottDear Summer

Multihyphenate artist Dominic Scott from New Orleans releases Dear Summer, the follow-up to 2022’s “Color Theory.” This eight-track project features collaborations with Blu, Sleazy EZ, Pell, and Cubs The Poet, offering a bright and warm listening experience.

Stay tuned for more exciting R&B music and news every week!