Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals
Boyz II Men’s “Ribbon in the Sky”
Anthony David’s “Words” (featuring India.Arie)
Al Green’s “Stay With Me (By the Sea)”
Jennifer Hudson’s “I’m His Only Woman” (featuring Fantasia)
Raphael Saadiq’s “Never Give You Up” (featuring Stevie Wonder & CJ Hilton)
ESSENCE.com Pick: Anthony David’s “Words” (featuring India.Arie)
“I’m thankful for the nomination, and hopeful that I win. I’m in with some pretty big names, so I’m taking that as a victory in itself,” David tells ESSENCE.com.