Hip hop soul

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Hip hop soul is a subgenre of hip hop, contemporary R&B, soul, and new jack swing.

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Hip hop soul first started as a genre that fused hip hop with soul music. Some of the best songs of hip hop soul include "I'll Make Love to You", "Lonely", "Swim Good" and "Can't Be Without You". It was very popular at first. Then, it began to lose commercial success because of its late sexual lyrics and dark themes.

Notable hip hop soul artists[change | change source]