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Whether it's a soulful story about real-life trouble or an ultra-romantic ballad, R&B's silky smooth sound is a pop music staple. So which R&B singers are the best when it comes to getting us in touch with our emotions? Find out Kidzworld's Top 10 R&B Singers!
Jasmine van den Boegarde who performs under the stage name Birdy may be only 16-years-old, but anyone who hears her soulful vocals can tell she’s an old soul. Starting out by performing covers of indie songs and posting them online Birdy quickly gained a following of fans at home in the UK and overseas. Find out more about her in her Kidzworld Bio.
After being discovered by music industry heavyweight Jay-Z British singer-songwriter Rita Ora has shot to the top of the UK charts with her debut album Ora and her hit single “How We Do”, now the 21-year-old spitfire is ready to take on the rest of the world. Find out more about her in her Kidzworld Bio.
Watch this new music video for Problem (The Monster Remix) by Becky G and will.i.am for Hotel Transylvania!
We’re on the cell with the teen music whiz fresh off a tour and in the recording studio.
English singer-songwriter Ellie Goulding has taken the Billboard charts by storm with her hit single “Lights”, and since its release the single has gone double platinum. The 25-year-old multi-instrumentalist has been an indie darling for years, and now she’s officially broken into the mainstream. Find out more about the UK cutie in her Kidzworld Bio.
The 2012 MTV Video Music Awards was a blast, with performances from Rihanna, Pink and Taylor Swift.
Young rappers Y.N. RichKids have gone viral with their snack-tastic hit “Hot Cheetos and Takis”, but there’s a lot more to this group of kid rappers story than just what they eat. “Hot Cheetos and Takis” has already reached over 2 million views, with some music critics calling it the song of summer 2012! Find out more about Y.N. RichKids in their Kidzworld Bio.
There's no question, everyone from celebs to other singers love to cover cutie Carly Rae Jepsen's hit song 'Call Me Maybe,' (and by cover, we mean lip-synching as well.) Check out Kidzworld's Top 5 'Call Me Maybe' covers!
English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran started making music at a young age and has been putting out albums independently for years, but last year the 21-year-old musician broke into the mainstream with his sentimental single “The ‘A’ Team.” Find out more in his Kidzworld Bio!
Samantha Testa has the Power vocals of a Kelly Clarkson and as captivating as Adele. Read all about Samantha in her bio just posted on Kidzworld!
Pierre David Guetta is a French DJ, music producer and singer-songwriter who has recently managed to conquer the American charts by producing and teaming up with big names like R&B singer Usher and rapper Nicki Minaj. Find out more about David Guetta in his Kidzworld Bio.
R&B superstar Usher has won Grammys and topped the charts with his unforgettably catchy ballads and smooth dance moves, and he’s even branched out into acting! Find out more about the multitalented performer in Usher Fun Facts!
The Teen Choice Awards were a smashing success, full of fun performances and hilarious guest appearances.
Up-and-coming boy band Midnight Red have just released their feel-good summer single “Hell Yeah” and are ready to take on the world! Kidzworld had a chance to catch up with the five guys in the group and get the scoop on their new single. Find out more in their Kidzworld Q&A!
Rising R&B star Frank Ocean has been making waves with his inventive and refreshingly honest lyrics, and undeniably catch new sound. His latest album channel Orange has been given rave reviews by music blogs and critics everywhere, and the golden-voiced 24-year-old singer is steadily climbing the charts and set to be R&B’s hottest new face. Find out more about him in his Kidzworld Bio!
Singer Katy Perry wasn’t always the pop princess that we know her as today, in fact she started out her career as a gospel singer. Find out how she went from church choir cutie to a Top 40 phenomenon and much more in Kidzworld’s Katy Perry Fun Facts!
Kidzworld is at Universal CityWalk in L.A. for a free Tyrese musical treat.
Okay, so we don’t exactly use tapes anymore, but there’s an art to creating the perfect playlist for the summer. The key to a mind-blowing mixtape is blending classic summer songs with your favorite new hits and throwing in a little something that everyone can sing along to – whether it’s your dad or your BFF. Check out the 2012 Kidzworld Summer Mixtape to get some ideas for your playlist!
Pop starlet Camryn, the voice behind the soundtrack to last year’s hit summer flick Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer, recently released her new summer single “Set the Night on Fire” and just finished touring with British boy band One Direction, but still had time to stop by Kidzworld and chat. Find out more in her Kidzworld Q&A!