All Male R&B Singers From the 1970s

All male R&B singers from the 1970s is an extensive list of many singers of that era. By the early 1970s, soul music had been influenced by psychedelic rock and other genres in the U.S. per Wikipedia.

Here’s a comprehensive list of all of the male R&B singers who had big success in the 1970s in alphabetical order. Each artist is also listed with the top-selling songs of the 70s. Shop and download music from all male R&B singers from the 70s.


Male R&B Singers Alphabetical Order

  • Brook Benton
  • James Brown
  • Johnnie Taylor
  • King Floyd
  • Marvin Gaye
  • Rufus Thomas
  • Stevie Wonder
  • Tyrone Davis
  • Wilson Pickett

Male R&B Singers By Year 1970-1979

Brook Benton

“Rainy Night In Georgia” – 1970

Tyrone Davis

“Turn Back the Hands Of Time” – 1970

Stevie Wonder

“Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours)” – 1970

James Brown

“Super Bad (Part 1 & Part 2)” – 1970

“Hot Pants (Part 1)” – 1971

“Make It Funky (Part 1)” – 1971

King Floyd

“Groove Me” – 1971

Rufus Thomas

“(Do the) Push and Pull (Part 1) – 1971

Johnnie Taylor

“Jody’s Got Your Girl and Gone” – 1971

Marvin Gaye

“What’s Going On” – 1971

“Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)” – 1971

“Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)” – 1971

Wilson Pickett

“Don’t Knock My Love (Part 1) – 1971