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Miguel

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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
Miguel

    Top R&B

    Top R&B
    3 songs

    Office Friendly Jams

    Office Friendly Jams
    7 songs

    R&B Smooth Jams

    R&B Smooth Jams
    1 song

    R&B and Soul Mix

    R&B and Soul Mix
    3 songs

    Grammy Awards 2014

    1 song

    Street Beats

    1 song

    Top Jams [Explicit]

    1 song

Albums by
Miguel

Top Songs by
Miguel

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  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.   The Thrill
  20.   Candles in the Sun
  21.   waves by Travis Scott
  22.   Girl with the Tattoo Enter.Lewd
  23.   Arch & Point
  24.   Face the Sun
  25.   Teach Me
  26.   Strawberry Amazing
  27.   Pay Me
  28.   What's Normal Anyway
  29.   Deal
  30.   Adorn by Wiz Khalifa
  31.   Use Me
  32.   Destinado a Morir Enter.Lewd
  33.   Leaves
  34.   The Valley
  35.   A Beautiful Exit
  36.   Hollywood Dreams
  37.   About Use Me
  38.   Where's the Fun in Forever
  39.   Flesh
  40.   My Piece
  41.   waves by Kacey Musgraves
  42.   Damned
  43.   GFG
  44.   ...goingtohell
  45.   About Candles In The Sun
  46.   About Where's The Fun In Forever
  47.   About The Thrill
  48.   About Do You...
  49.   Intro
  50.   Kaleidoscope Dream
  51.   Don't Look Back
  52.   Overload Enter.Lewd
  53.   Hero
  54.   Cadillac
  55.   Outro
  56.   About P***y Is Min
  57.   About Arch & Point
  58.   About How Many Drinks?
  59.   About Kaleidoscope Dream
  60.   About Don't Look Back
  61.   About Adorn
  62.   Princesa Tibetana
  63.   El Chimuelo
  64.   Cuando Mueres Por Alguien

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