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Retro rnb music on the radio

Retro R&B, also known as New Jack Swing, is a music genre that originated in the late 1980s and early 1990s. It is characterized by a fusion of R&B, hip hop, funk, and soul, and is known for its catchy hooks, strong beats, and use of synthesizers.

Some of the most popular artists of this genre include Michael Jackson, Bobby Brown, Janet Jackson, Boyz II Men, TLC, and R. Kelly. These artists have all had a significant impact on the development of the genre, with Michael Jackson being credited with popularizing it through his album "Dangerous" in 1991.

In terms of radio stations, there are several that specialize in playing retro R&B music. One of the most popular is "The Beat" (KTBT), a radio station based in Tulsa, Oklahoma that plays a mix of classic and contemporary R&B hits. Another popular station is "Old School 105.3" (WOSF), based in Charlotte, North Carolina, which plays a mix of R&B, hip hop, and soul hits from the 1980s and 1990s.

Other notable stations that play retro R&B music include "Magic 102.3" (WMMJ) in Washington, D.C., "Hot 105" (WHQT) in Miami, Florida, and "Majic 102.1" (KMJQ) in Houston, Texas. These stations typically cater to a slightly older demographic, with a focus on playing classic hits from the 1980s and 1990s that appeal to listeners who grew up during that era.