theGrio’s favorite R&B male ballads

Prince (Getty Images)

Prince (Getty Images)

Valentine ’s Day is a time to reflect on the ones closest to your heart.

Whether it be your mother, sister, girlfriend or wife, this is a time to appreciate those who make you smile.

TheGrio chose some of the more heartfelt ballads that your favorite male R&B crooners have performed in the past to put you in a loving mood.

From Babyface and Al Green, to Miguel and Musiq Soulchild, check out our Spotify playlist and let us know what you think.

Try to not shed a tear.