Jul 13, 2019 · This week's most-played adult R&B songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on adult R&B-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music. Adult contemporary R&B is a form of post-soul R&B that places equal emphasis on songcraft and sophistication. As the use of drum machines, synthesizers, and sequencers dominated R&B-rooted music throughout the '80s, '90s, and early 2000s, making much of the genre producer-oriented and palatable to pop radio and younger clubbing audiences, adult contemporary R&B tended to take most of its cues.
Urban and UAC – Urban Adult Contemporary Music. Find new releases from your favorite R&B recording artist. See what songs are moving up the charts on a . On this day in music history: August 2, 1986 – “Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)” by Peter Cetera hits #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for 2 weeks, also topping the Adult Contemporary chart for 5 weeks on July 19, 1986.Written by Peter Cetera, David Foster and Diane Nini, it is the first solo chart topper for the singer, songwriter and musician from Chicago, IL.