D’Angelo – American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer. D’Angelo is associated with the neo soul movement, along with artists like Erykah Badu, Lauryn Hill, Maxwell, and collaborator Angie Stone.
Rochelle Fleming – American lead singer of 1970s disco group, First Choice.
Leon Haywood – American funk and soul singer, songwriter, and record producer.
Little John Taylor – American blues and soul singer.
Otis Clay – American R&B and soul singer, who started in gospel music.
Sergio Mendes – Brazilian musician.
Brandy – American singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and businesswoman.