Winners

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Best R&B Song

 

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner
Bruno Mars

That's What I Like

Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Ray Charles McCullough II, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

nominees

PJ Morton

First Began

Khalid

Location

Redbone

Supermodel

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner

Lake By The Ocean

Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell)

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner
D'Angelo

Really Love

D'Angelo, Gina Figueroa & Kendra Foster, songwriters (D'Angelo And The Vanguard)

D'Angelo, Gina Figueroa & Kendra Foster, songwriters.

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner
Jay-Z, Beyonce

Drunk In Love

Shawn Carter, Rasool Diaz, Noel Fisher, Jerome Harmon, Beyoncé Knowles, Timothy Mosley, Andre Eric Proctor & Brian Soko, songwriters.

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
Justin Timberlake

Pusher Love Girl

James Fauntleroy, Jerome Harmon, Timothy Mosley & Justin Timberlake, songwriters.

James Fauntleroy, Jerome Harmon, Timothy Mosley & Justin Timberlake, songwriters.

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
Cee Lo Green

Fool For You

Cee Lo Green, Melanie Hallim, Jack Splash, songwriters (Cee Lo Green & Melanie Fiona)

Cee Lo Green, Jack Splash & Melanie Fiona, songwriters.

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner
John Legend

Shine

John Stephens, songwriter (John Legend & The Roots)

John Legend, songwriter.

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
Beyonce

Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

Thaddis Harrell, Beyoncé Knowles, Terius Nash & Christopher Stewart, songwriters (Beyoncé)

Beyoncé Knowles, Chris 'Tricky' Stewart, Kuk Harrell & Terius "Dream" Nash, songwriters.

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner
Ne-Yo

Miss Independent

Mikkel Eriksen, Ne-Yo & Tor Hermansen, songwriters (Ne-Yo)

Mikkel Eriksen, Ne-Yo & Tor Hermansen, songwriters.

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner
Alicia Keys, GRAMMY winner

No One

Alicia Keys, Dirty Harry & Kerry "Krucial" Brothers, songwriters (Alicia Keys)

Alicia Keys, Dirty Harry & Kerry "Krucial" Brothers, songwriters.

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Mary J. Blige

Be Without You

Bryan Michael Cox, Jason Perry, Johnta Austin & Mary J. Blige, songwriters (Mary J. Blige)

Bryan Michael Cox, Jason Perry, Johnta Austin & Mary J. Blige, songwriters.

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner
Mariah Carey

We Belong Together

Jermaine Dupri, Johnta Austin, Manuel Seal, Jr. & Mariah Carey, songwriters (Mariah Carey)

Jermaine Dupri, Johnta Austin, Manuel Seal, Jr. & Mariah Carey, songwriters.

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner
Alicia Keys, GRAMMY winner, Kanye West

You Don't Know My Name

Alicia Keys, Harold Lilly & Kanye West, songwriters (Alicia Keys)

Alicia Keys, Harold Lilly & Kanye West, songwriters.

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner
Beyonce, Jay-Z

Crazy In Love

Beyoncé Knowles, Jay-Z & Rich Harrison, songwriters (Beyoncé Featuring Jay-Z

Beyoncé Knowles, Jay-Z & Rich Harrison, songwriters.

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner
Common

Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop)

Erykah Badu, Glenn Standridge, James Poyser, Madukwu Chinwah, Raphael Saadiq, Rashid Lonnie Lynn & Robert Ozuna, songwriters (Erykah Badu Featuring Common)

Erykah Badu, Glenn Standridge, James Poyser, Madukwu Chinwah, Raphael Saadiq, Rashid Lonnie Lynn & Robert Ozuna, songwriters.

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
Beyonce

Say My Name

Beyoncé Knowles, Fred Jerkins III, Kelendria Rowland, LaShawn Daniels, LaTavia Roberson, Le Toya Luckett & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters (Destiny's Child)

Beyoncé Knowles, Fred Jerkins III, Kelendria Rowland, LaShawn Daniels, LaTavia Roberson, Le Toya Luckett & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters.

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner

No Scrubs

Kandi Burruss, Kevin Briggs & Tameka Cottle, songwriters (TLC)

Kandi Burruss, Kevin Briggs & Tameka Cottle, songwriters.

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

Doo Wop (That Thing)

Lauryn Hill, songwriter (Lauryn Hill)

Lauryn Hill, songwriter.

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

I Believe I Can Fly

R. Kelly, songwriter (R. Kelly)

R. Kelly, songwriter.

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Exhale (Shoop Shoop)

Babyface, songwriter (Whitney Houston)

Babyface, songwriter.

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner
Stevie Wonder

For Your Love

Stevie Wonder, songwriter.

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner

I'll Make Love To You

Babyface, songwriter (Boyz II Men)

Babyface, songwriter.

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

That's The Way Love Goes

Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, songwriters (Janet Jackson)

Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, songwriters.

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

End Of The Road

Babyface, Daryl Simmons & L.A. Reid, songwriters (Boyz II Men)

Babyface, Daryl Simmons & L.A. Reid, songwriters.

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

Power Of Love/Love Power

Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller & Teddy Vann, songwriters (Luther Vandross)

Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller & Teddy Vann, songwriters.

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

U Can't Touch This

Alonzo Miller, M.C. Hammer & Rick James, songwriters (M.C. Hammer)

Alonzo Miller, M.C. Hammer & Rick James, songwriters.

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

If You Don't Know Me By Now

Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff, songwriters (Simply Red)

Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff, songwriters.

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Giving You The Best That I Got

Anita Baker, Randy Holland & Skip Scarborough, songwriters (Anita Baker)

Anita Baker, Randy Holland & Skip Scarborough, songwriters.

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Lean On Me

Bill Withers, songwriter (Club Nouveau)

Bill Withers, songwriter.

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Sweet Love

Anita Baker, Gary Bias & Louis A. Johnson, songwriters (Anita Baker)

Anita Baker, Gary Bias & Louis A. Johnson, songwriters.

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

Freeway Of Love

Jeffrey Cohen & Narada Michael Walden, songwriters (Aretha Franklin)

Jeffrey Cohen & Narada Michael Walden, songwriters.

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner
Prince

I Feel For You

Prince, songwriter (Chaka Khan)

Prince, songwriter.

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner

Turn Your Love Around

Bill Champlin, Jay Graydon & Steve Lukather, songwriters (George Benson)

Bill Champlin, Jay Graydon & Steve Lukather, songwriters.

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner

Just The Two Of Us

Bill Withers, Ralph MacDonald & William Salter, songwriters (Grover Washington, Jr., & Bill Withers)

Bill Withers, Ralph MacDonald & William Salter, songwriters.

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner

Never Knew Love Like This Before

James Mtume & Reggie Lucas, songwriters (Stephanie Mills)

James Mtume & Reggie Lucas, songwriters.

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

After The Love Has Gone

Bill Champlin, David Foster & Jay Graydon, songwriters (Earth, Wind & Fire)

Bill Champlin, David Foster & Jay Graydon, songwriters.

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner

Last Dance

Paul Jabara, songwriter (Donna Summer)

Paul Jabara, songwriter.

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

You Make Me Feel Like Dancing

Leo Sayer & Vini Poncia, songwriters (Leo Sayer)

Leo Sayer & Vini Poncia, songwriters.

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner

Lowdown

Boz Scaggs & David Paich, songwriters (Boz Scaggs)

Boz Scaggs & David Paich, songwriters.

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

Where Is The Love

Betty Wright, Harry Wayne Casey, Richard Finch & Willie Clarke, songwriters (Betty Wright)

Betty Wright, Harry Wayne Casey, Richard Finch & Willie Clarke, songwriters.

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner
Stevie Wonder

Living For The City

Stevie Wonder, songwriter.

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

Papa Was A Rollin' Stone

Barrett Strong & Norman Whitfield, songwriters (The Temptations)

Barrett Strong & Norman Whitfield, songwriters.

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

Ain't No Sunshine

Bill Withers, songwriter (Bill Withers)

Bill Withers, songwriter.

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

Patches

General Johnson & Ronald Dunbar, songwriters (Clarence Carter)

General Johnson & Ronald Dunbar, songwriters.

12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner

Color Him Father

Richard Spencer, songwriter (The Winstons)

Richard Spencer, songwriter.

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay

Otis Redding & Steve Cropper, songwriters (Otis Redding)

Otis Redding & Steve Cropper, songwriters.