Top 20 Hot 100 Songwriters, 2000-Present
No. 10: R. Kelly

"I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)" (1996)
Love lesson: Sleep deprived? Trouble breating? Yes, you're sick. Love sick!
Lyric: "I can't sleep babe/ I can't think babe/ I can't live babe/ Without you in my life."

"I Believe I Can Fly" (1996)
Love lesson: Love thee high above first, before spreading the love on earth
Lyric: "There are miracles in life I must achieve/ But first I know it starts inside of me, oh."

"Satisfy You" (1999)
Diddy featuring R. Kelly
Love lesson
: The one that satisfies you better is the better choice. Duh. You choose: Diddy v. R. Kelly?
Lyric: "No he'll never make love to you like I do so give it to me."

"I Wish"(2000)
Love lesson: Appreciate your loved ones while they're still here.
Lyric: "I know you're in a better place/ Even though I can't see your face/ I know you're smilin' down on me/ Sayin' everything's okay."

"Fiesta" featuring Jay-Z, Boo & Gotti (2001)
Love lesson: The more the merrier. Use the advice... responsibly.
Lyric: "Take three honeys just to make me feel rizzight / My, my, my, my / Is what they all say when they see the frozen ice."

"Step in the Name of Love" (2003)
Love lesson: Love is but a love song.. and what happens while Kellz is dancing to one.
Lyric: "And you can be sure that somebody's gonna make love, night until the day/ One thing's for sure is I'm gonna put on my dancing shoes."