Hot R&B Singles, May 2013
The latest installment of our R&B singles roundup includes a remix of Miguel's "How Many Drinks?" featuring Kendrick Lamar, who is dropping verses everywhere lately. Jeremih issues a radio-friendly version of last year's mixtape hit "F*ck You All the Time" by re-titling it "All the Time." After numerous delays, The-Dream is finally locked and loaded for IV Play on May 28. He has two new singles from it, the title track and "Slow It Down." Chris Brown prefaces X with "Fine China," John Legend builds toward Love in the Future with "Who Do We Think We Are" and Joe prepares for a summer full-length with "I'd Rather Have a Love."
In the where-have-you-been department, Janelle Monáe appears ready for her first album since 2010's The ArchAndroid with the Erykah Badu-assisted "Q.U.E.E.N." Raheem DeVaughn is getting ready for A Place Called Loveland with "Love Connection." And the first single from India.Arie's Songversation is "Cocoa Butter." Finally, check out T. Rone's "Hello Love (F.U.)" as it rapidly grows from a regional smash to a national hit.