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Singer, songwriter, and producer Miguel (born Miguel Jontel Pimentel) spent a handful of years behind the scenes and flirted with the mainstream before he released his first hit single and became one of pop-R&B's most significant artists. When he was 16, the San Pedro, California native was involved with Drop Squad, a production company. Three years later, he was offered a slot in Fatty Koo, and even appeared in the R&B group's BET reality show, but he turned the position down and eventually signed with the Black Ice label. In 2006, "Getcha Hands Up!" was issued as a single, and its video aired on BET. An album, Young & Free, was planned for release with distribution from Universal, but it was never issued. By that point, he was becoming increasingly known in the underground through his collaborative work with Blu, Exile, and Daz-I-Kue. Miguel signed a solo deal with Jive in 2007 and continued to work with an array of underground and major-label artists, including Johnson&Johnson and Asher Roth. He co-wrote Jaheim's "Finding My Way Back" and was nominated for the Best R&B Song Grammy award. In 2010, Usher's Raymond v. Raymond, featuring two songs he co-wrote, was issued just prior to his own "All I Want Is You," a Top Ten hit on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The album of the same title followed that November and reached the Top Ten of the R&B Albums chart, as well as the Top 40 of the Billboard 200. "Sure Thing" (number one R&B, number 36 Billboard 200) and "Quickie" (number three R&B) sustained its success. After a trilogy of three-song EPs dubbed Art Dealer Chic (Vols. 1, 2 & 3), as well as a pair of "preview" EPs, Miguel released his second album, Kaleidoscope Dream, in October 2012 -- just after its lead single, "Adorn," became his second number one R&B single. Kaleidoscope Dream was nominated for a Grammy award in the category of Best Urban Contemporary Album, while "Adorn" was nominated for three awards, including a win for Best R&B Song. The following year, the album's "How Many Drinks?" was nominated as well. "#Beautiful," a collaboration with Mariah Carey, was released in May 2013 and went platinum. Appearances on albums by J. Cole, Big Sean, Jessie Ware, Santana, Ludacris, A$AP Rocky, and Hudson Mohawke preceded Miguel's third album, Wildheart, released in June 2015. Like his previous album, it debuted within the Top Five of the Billboard 200. ~ David Jeffries & Andy Kellman
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Stations Featuring

    R&B and Soul Mix

    R&B and Soul Mix
    3 songs

    Top R&B

    Top R&B
    3 songs

    R&B Smooth Jams

    R&B Smooth Jams
    1 song

    Top Jams [Clean]

    Top Jams [Clean]
    7 songs

    Grammy Awards 2014

    1 song

    Street Beats

    1 song

Albums by

Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Adorn
  3.   Sure Thing
  4.   How Many Drinks?
  5.   Coffee
  6.   Quickie
  7.   All I Want Is You
  8.   Do You...
  9.   Waves
  10.   P***y Is Mine
  11.   Hard Way
  12.   To the Moon
  13.   Simple Things featuring Chris Brown
  14.   Vixen
  15.   Simple Things
  16.   Girls Like You
  17.   How Many Drinks? by Kendrick Lamar
  18.   NWA
  19.   Adorn by Wiz Khalifa
  20.   waves by Travis Scott
  21.   Teach Me
  22.   Hero
  23.   My Piece
  24.   The Thrill
  25.   Arch & Point
  26.   Leaves
  27.   waves by Kacey Musgraves
  28.   Cuando Mueres Por Alguien
  29.   Damned
  30.   What's Normal Anyway
  31.   Deal
  32.   Face the Sun
  33.   Candles in the Sun
  34.   Use Me
  35.   Princesa Tibetana
  36.   Destinado a Morir Enter.Lewd
  37.   GFG
  38.   The Valley
  39.   A Beautiful Exit
  40.   ...goingtohell
  41.   Hollywood Dreams
  42.   Flesh
  43.   About P***y Is Min
  44.   About Arch & Point
  45.   Where's the Fun in Forever
  46.   Kaleidoscope Dream
  47.   Don't Look Back
  48.   Girl with the Tattoo Enter.Lewd
  49.   About How Many Drinks?
  50.   About The Thrill
  51.   About Kaleidoscope Dream
  52.   About Do You...
  53.   About Use Me
  54.   About Don't Look Back
  55.   About Adorn
  56.   Intro
  57.   El Chimuelo
  58.   Overload Enter.Lewd
  59.   Pay Me
  60.   About Candles In The Sun
  61.   Outro
  62.   About Where's The Fun In Forever
  63.   Cadillac
  64.   Strawberry Amazing

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