it wasn't that long ago that the civilians of the '80's were spoiled with GREAT music...
Check out this clip from the 1983 Grammys. It's the best R&B vocal category.
Jennifer Holliday, Patrice Rushen, Deniece Williams, Aretha Franklin, Donna Summer, Diana Ross in ONE category!!!
amazing... and the guys, Luther and Marvin... wow...
Let's see how this years category holds up:
Best Female R&B Vocal Performance :
Beyonce, Keyshia Cole, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, & Jazmine Sullivan
my vote - Jennifer Hudson
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance :
Eric Benet, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, Trey Songz, Usher
my vote - Ne-Yo