February 14, 2014


Ne-Yo, JoJo, Jessie Ware & More Drop New Love Songs for Valentine's Day

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While your significant other might've bought you flowers and your boss got the office doughnuts, some of your favorite musicians also have a gift for you this Valentine's Day: Romantic new music! And a lot of it is free to download.

Look below for a heaping helping of new love songs from R&B faves like JoJoNe-Yo and Mya. Plus, hear former Glee star Amber Riley (Mercedes Jones) go solo. For even more Valentine's Day fun, don't miss our Ultimate Power Ballads playlist or this Must-Have Makeout playlist.

Set the mood right for Valentine's Day 2014 with the new music below. Enjoy!

-Ne-Yo dropped a free four-track EP, 3 Simple Rules. Look out for the doo-wop update "New Love" in particular. Listen and download here.

-Former Glee star Amber Riley (who played the lovable Mercedes on the musical comedy-drama) released a solo version of the first song she has writing credits on, "Leave the Light On," which was originally released by British girl group The Saturdays. Listen to the moving R&B-pop jam below.

-As one of her first offerings since she was released from her restrictive record label contractJoJo covers Anita Baker's "Caught Up in the Rapture," Phil Collins' "Take Me Home" and a gospel song called "Glory" for her free #LoveJo EP. Listen and download here, and preview her Anita Baker cover now:

-R&B vet Mya gave a little something to her longtime fans: Four new songs! Her With Love EP is available for streaming right here.

-Longtime collaborators Sampha and Jessie Ware dropped a short, but sweet, two-minute V-Day track, appropriately titled "Valentine." Listen now: