Whether you like your R&B smooth and soulful or gritty and dirty, there is an upcoming show that you won’t want to miss. Rhythm and blues, or rap and blues as it has become alternatively known, has come a long way since the days of Motown in the ‘60s but still boasts some of the most unique voices and original compositions in music.
The biggest breakthrough star in music of 2015 was undoubtedly The Weeknd, who topped the Billboard Chart twice with "The Hills," and "Can’t Feel My Face." The Weeknd is the most prominent talent in what has been called PBR&B, a new form of the genre that takes great influence from electropop, hip-hop and funk rock. Other rising stars in the alternative R&B scene are Miguel, Janelle Monae and FKA Twigs, all of whom continue to put out new music and are set to tour the country in 2016.
Of course you can’t talk about R&B without bringing up the single biggest act of the 2000's and today, Beyoncé, whose newest album Lemonade was released to universal acclaim and is seen as a groundbreaking statement in the genre and in Beyoncé’s already decorated career. An up-and-coming R&B star to watch for is SoMo. SoMo's tour is blowing up a,d he can be sure to continue to gain traction in the R&B genre realm. Stay with Ticket Liquidator to get discount tickets to the most esteemed R&B shows so you can get down with the groove and feel the soulful power in person.