Saturday, May 26, 2018

Jaheim’s Top 10 Best Songs


In honor of R&B vet Jaheim’s birthday today we’ve looked back at his past hits and album cuts and compiled his top 10 in our latest edition of Top 10 Best Songs. The songs span over his seven studio albums, so without further ado, we give you Jaheim’s Top 10 Best Songs:

10 THE CHOSEN ONE
An underrated gem from Jaheim’s third album Ghetto Classics which declares his belief and desire to love just one woman.

09 BACKTIGHT
One of the standout songs from Jaheim’s sophomore album Still Ghetto, that showcases his vulnerability and trying to be reacquired with a past love.

08 AIN’T LEAVIN’ WITHOUT YOU
Released as the lead single from Jaheim’s Grammy-nominated fifth album Another Round and produced by Kay Gee of Naughty by Nature. This song utilizes a sample of De La Soul’s “Ring Ring Ring (Ha Ha Hey)”.

07 ANYTHING (FEATURING NEXT)
A timeless R&B love song which features Next and co-written by RL. This song was released as the third single from his debut album Ghetto Love.

06 REMARKABLE (FEATURING TERRY DEXTER)
A remarkable duet with Terry Dexter from the Ghetto Love album and while not released as a single, this song has held up nicely in his repertoire.

05 PUT THAT WOMAN FIRST
Jaheim’s highest-charting hit on Billboard’s Hot 100 to date. The second single from his sophomore album Still Ghetto and samples William Bell’s 1968 hit, “I Forgot to Be Your Lover”.

04 AGE AIN’T A FACTOR
The lead single from Jaheim’s sixth album Appreciation Day which speaks on women aging gracefully and getting better with time.

03 I’VE CHANGED (FEATURING KEYSHIA COLE)
From Jaheim’s fourth album The Makings of a Man and released as the third single and features R&B star Keyshia Cole. Atlantic Starr’s “Let’s Get Close” is sampled.

02 JUST IN CASE
Jaheim’s breakthrough song in the mainstream from his debut album Ghetto Love. Issued as the second single, this powerful song was written by RL of the R&B group Next.

01 FINDING MY WAY BACK
Released as the second single from Jaheim’s fifth album Another Round, this song earned him two Grammy nominations. Produced by Carvin & Ivan and written by then rising R&B sensation Miguel.

HONORABLE MENTION:

Let’s Stay Together (featuring Ledisi)
Struggle Love
Back In My Arms
Tight Jeans
Masterpiece

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