In honor of Grammy-nominated R&B powerhouse vocalist Shanice birthday today we’ve compiled her best songs in our latest edition of Top 10 Best Songs plus a few honorable mention songs which covers her five studio albums and songs released on motion picture soundtracks.
10 I’M CRYIN’
Produced by Narada M Walden and released as the second single from Inner Child, this ballad showcases Shanice’s great range of vocal power, range and aerobics.
09 LOVIN’ YOU
This remarkable remake of Minnie Riperton’s classic was released as the fourth and final single from Shanice’s Inner Child album.
08 THE WAY YOU LOVE ME
This Bryan Loren produced standout ballad was released as the third single from Shanice’s debut album Discovery.
Issued as the second single from Shanice’s self-titled fourth album, this timeless ballad was co-written by Shanice and producer Jamey Jaz.
06 TURN DOWN THE LIGHTS
This song was released as the second single from 21… Ways to Grow and marked a progression for her sonically into the Adult Contemporary world.
05 THIS TIME FT. KIARA
A duet between Shanice and duo Kiara, this single peaked at #2 on the R&B charts making it her first top 5 hit on that chart.
04 WHEN I CLOSE MY EYES
Described as the comeback single for Shanice in terms of mainstream. The song was released as the lead single from Shanice’s self-titled fourth album via LaFace peaking at #12 on the Hot 100 singles chart.
03 IT’S FOR YOU
From The Meteor Man Soundtrack, this bouncy song is one of Shanice’s standout dance songs.
02 SILENT PRAYER FT. JOHNNY GILL
Released as the third single from Inner Child, this dynamic duet with Johnny Gill became a top 5 R&B hit. This standout showcases Shanice’s versatility as a vocalist.
01 I LOVE YOUR SMILE
Shanice’s breakout single from her sophomore album Inner Child. A #1 worldwide smash that truly put Shanice on the map and made her a powerhouse. Co-written by Shanice and legendary producer Narada M. Walden the song remains timeless.
Don’t Wanna Love You from Boomerang Soundtrack
Every Woman Dreams
Ain’t Got No Remedy
No ½ Steppin’
Keep Your Inner Child Alive (Interlude)
(Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance