By Christian John Wikane
From true legends to notable newcomers to acts in mid-career stride, the year's best R&B is much more than what your local Top 40 radio station would have you believe.
Various Artists: Coxsone's Music 2 - The Sound of Young Jamaica
Preacher: Season 1, Episode 9 - "Finish the Song"
Stranger Things: Season 1, Episode 1 - "The Vanishing of Will Myers"
Andy Stott: Too Many Voices
Little Richard: Mono Box - The Complete Specialty and Vee-Jay Albums
Connections: Midnight Run
Race and Sci-fi Theory: Not Just for Dissertations Anymore
"I’ve never felt more out of touch.