5 Hot Alternative R&B Artist

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There is a new sound brewing in the R&B world. It’s a sound that is something unique and different. You might hear a song that’s sung in a way you have never thought. Welcome to the evolution of Alternative R&B. This list is dedicated to those fans who want to sample something different…

Frank Ocean- Novacane
Frank Ocean is an up and coming artist from New Orleans that has been making his way to your radio airwaves. He has released a well-anticipated mix-tape entitled Nostalgia. On Nostalgia you can find his radio hit “Novacane.”

Frank Ocean, Novacane

Frank Ocean, Novacane

There is a new sound brewing in the R&B world. It’s a sound that is something unique and different. You might hear a song that’s sung in a way you have never thought. Welcome to the evolution of Alternative R&B. This list is dedicated to those fans who want to sample something different…

Frank Ocean- Novacane
Frank Ocean is an up and coming artist from New Orleans that has been making his way to your radio airwaves. He has released a well-anticipated mix-tape entitled Nostalgia. On Nostalgia you can find his radio hit “Novacane.”

Jesse Boykins III, Pantyhose

Jesse Boykins III, Pantyhose

Jesse Boykins III – Pantyhose

Jesse Boykins III has a timeless voice that can make any song sound great. He has a distinct style where if you hear him you will know it’s him. He is creating an amazing buzz within the R&B community. Listen to “Pantyhose

Peter Hadar, Glow

Peter Hadar, Glow

Peter Hadar – Glow

New Jersey music rebel Peter Hadar is breaking the sonic rules of R&B by incorporating electronic, soul, funk and Hip Hop for an original blend. The self described “cool weirdo” is not afraid to step outside the boundary to produce melodic records like “Glow” or “Dancin.”

Nikkiya, Nobody But Me

Nikkiya, Nobody But Me

Nikkiya – Nobody But Me

Rising ATL singer and MC, Nikkiya, has develop a spunky style that collides to sides of a spectrum with blaring bass lines sounds and a minimal approach. Her heartfelt lyrics on Nobody But Me “grit my teeth and I bear/all this bullshit cause I care about us” over pulsating electro-syth beats are a perfect balance.

The Weeknd, Morning

The Weeknd, Morning

The Weeknd – Morning

If you like Miguel or Trey Songz you may want to check out The Weekend. He is an artist that makes music for any kind of mood.Check out more proof via his new mixtape “Thursday”

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