Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single – Group, Band or Duo

This page lists the winners and nominees for the Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single – Group, Band or Duo. The award was given out every year since the first annual Soul Train Music Awards in 1987. From 1989 to 1992 the award was known as R&B/Urban Contemporary Single – Group, Band or Duo. When the Soul Train Music Awards returned in 2009 the categories of Best R&B/Soul Single – Group, Band or Duo and Best R&B/Soul Album – Group, Band or Duo were consolidated into the Best R&B/Soul Male Artist and Best R&B/Soul Female Artist categories, depending on group gender. Boyz II Men and TLC have won the most awards in this category, with a total of two wins each.

Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.

1980sEdit

Year Artist Single Ref
1987
Cameo "Word Up" [1]
Atlantic Starr "Secret Lovers"
Timex Social Club "Rumors"
Dionne Warrick and Friends "That's What Friends Are For"
1988
LeVert "Casanova" [2]
Atlantic Starr "Always"
Earth, Wind & Fire "System of Survival"
The Whispers "Rock Steady"
1989
E.U. "Da Butt" [3]
Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock "It Takes Two"
Guy "Groove Me"
New Edition "Can You Stand the Rain"

1990sEdit

Year Artist Single Ref
1990
Soul II Soul "Keep On Movin'" [4]
Guy "I Like"
Surface "Shower Me with Your Love"
Sweet Obsession "Cash"
1991
En Vogue "Hold On" [5]
After 7 "Ready or Not"
Bell Biv DeVoe "Poison"
Quincy Jones
(featuring El DeBarge, Al B Sure!, James Ingram and Barry White)
"The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite)"
1992
Color Me Badd "I Wanna Sex You Up" [6]
Boyz II Men "It's So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday"
Jodeci "Forever My Lady"
Sounds of Blackness "Optimistic"
1993
Boyz II Men "Please Don't Go" [7]
Arrested Development "Tennessee"
En Vogue "My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It)"
Jodeci "Come and Talk to Me"
1994
Jodeci "Lately" [8]
H-Town "Knockin' Da Boots
Tony! Toni! Toné! "Anniversary"
1995
Boyz II Men "I'll Make Love to You" [9]
69 Boyz "Tootsee Roll"
Blackstreet "Before I Let You Go"
Bossman and Blakjak "Much Love"
1996
TLC "Waterfalls" [10]
Boyz II Men "Water Runs Dry"
Groove Theory "Tell Me"
Jodeci "Love U 4 Life"
1997
Blackstreet (featuring Dr. Dre and Queen Pen) "No Diggity" [11]
112 "Only You"
AZ Yet "Last Night"
Mint Condition "What Kind of Man Would I Be?"
1998
Dru Hill "In My Bed" [12]
Destiny's Child "No, No, No"
Kirk Franklin and God's Property "Stomp"
LSG "My Body"
Puff Daddy and Faith Evans (featuring 112) "I'll Be Missing You"
1999
Next "Too Close" [13]
Brandy and Monica "The Boy is Mine"
K-Ci & JoJo "All My Life"
The Temptations "Stay"

2000sEdit

Year Artist Single Ref
2000
TLC "No Scrubs" [14]
Destiny's Child "Bills, Bills, Bills"
Dru Hill "Beauty"
Ideal "Get Gone"
2001
Jagged Edge "Let's Get Married" [15]
Destiny's Child "Independent Women, Part I"
Whitney Houston and Deborah Cox "Same Script, Different Cast"
Lucy Pearl "Dance Tonight"
2002
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley "Contagious" [16]
Destiny's Child "Survivor"
Jagged Edge with Nelly "Where the Party At"
'NSYNC "Gone"
2003
B2K (featuring P. Diddy) "Bump, Bump, Bump" [17]
Dru Hill "I Should Be..."
Floetry "Floetic"
TLC "Girl Talk"
2004
Floetry "Say Yes" [18]
B2K "Girlfriend"
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley and JS "Busted"
Jagged Edge "Walked Outta Heaven"
2005
Usher and Alicia Keys "My Boo" [19]
Destiny's Child "Lose My Breath"
New Edition "Hot 2Nite"
Luther Vandross and Beyoncé "The Closer I Get to You"
2006
Destiny's Child "Cater 2 U" [20]
Floetry (featuring Common) "Supastar"
Pussycat Dolls (featuring Busta Rhymes) "Don't Cha"
Nina Sky (featuring Pitbull) "Turnin' Me On"
2007
Gnarls Barkley "Crazy" [21]
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley "Just Came Here to Chill"
Jagged Edge "Good Luck Charm"
The Pussycat Dolls (featuring Avant) "Stickwitu"

ReferencesEdit

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  21. ^ "2007 Soul Train Music Awards". Awards and Winners. Retrieved 2016-07-12.