|Nodding to traditional rhythm and blues music modern R&B was born in the wake of the disco movement in 1980s America. The genre of often cited to be a melting pot of dance, funk, soul, and hip hop.
With high quality production R&B employs an array of instrumentation from the electronic to the analogue. Lush strings, attitude laden guitar hooks, drum machines, brass sections, saxophones and velvet vocals help create a unique musical tapestry. World wide stars like Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Prince and Whitney Houston helped to establish R&B in the 1980s and early 1990s. Artists like Jordin Sparks, Kelly Rowland, Beyoncé, Boyz II Men, Keyshia Cole, Rihanna and Alicia Keys would follow. Inspired by the urban and American, funky and soulful, White Beetle’s R&B stock library offers a snapshot of this remarkable musical style.
You can instantly preview a piece of music in this R&B stock music category by clicking Play on the adjacent Audio button, clicking the button a second time will Pause the music. While a preview is playing it is also possible to click the small Rewind button at any time to hear the track from the start again. All track previews contain an audio water mark which will be removed from the purchased product.
All pieces in this category are royalty free music and can be purchased as either MP3 (320kbps) or WAV (44.1k 16-bit) formats.