100 Greatest Songs from 1956

The year 1956 marked a significant milestone in the history of music. It was a year of great innovation, creativity, and experimentation, and it produced some of the most iconic songs of all time. From the rise of rock and roll to the golden era of jazz and blues, 1956 saw an explosion of musical


100 Greatest Songs from 1951

The year 1951 marked a pivotal moment in music history. It was the beginning of the post-war era, and the world was experiencing a cultural shift that would reverberate throughout the decades. Many of the most iconic songs that defined the 1950s and beyond were born during this period, and they continue to captivate audiences


Jordan Ward Moves ‘Forward’ on Debut Album: Listen

After much anticipation, R&B newcomer Jordan Ward has released his debut album, FORWARD. It arrives nearly two years after his acclaimed Remain Calm EP. The 14-song album includes the previously released tracks “IDC” featuring JOONY, “WHITE CROCS” with Ryan Trey and “CHERIMOYA.” Of the album title, Ward says, “FORWARD, not only pushing our sound and


Front + Center: WanMor

Front + Center is Rated R&B’s artist discovery series, putting new and emerging R&B singers at the center of your attention. Can you remember the last time an R&B boy band had the internet on fire with a legion of screaming fans? Not since Mindless Behavior, in the early to mid-2010s, has an R&B boy band


100 Greatest Songs from 1962

The early 1960s was a pivotal time in the history of music, with the emergence of new styles and sounds that would come to define the decade. The year 1962 was no exception, with some of the most iconic and enduring songs of the era being released during this time. From rock and roll to


100 Greatest Songs from 1955

The year 1955 is often regarded as a significant turning point in the history of popular music. It marked the emergence of a new sound that came to be known as rock and roll. This genre of music drew its roots from various musical traditions such as blues, rhythm, and blues, and country music. In


100 Greatest Songs from 1949

The year 1949 marked a significant turning point in the music industry, as it saw the rise of several influential artists and the emergence of various musical genres. From the golden era of jazz to the dawn of rock and roll, this era witnessed a plethora of iconic tracks that still resonate with music lovers