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First Look Friday: Flo Milli Showcases Her Star Potential on ‘Ho, Why…

As part of our First Look Friday series, we spoke to Flo Milli about her Ho, Why Is You Here? project and what exactly constitutes a fuckboy glow. Before the spring of 2019, Flo Milli was a humble, albeit high-achieving, Alabama teenager with her sights set on a B.A. in Business Administration. Then her remix…

Bilal is Currently Live Streaming Himself Recording a New EP
Stream the New Aminè Album ‘Limbo,’ Featuring Young Thug, Charlie Wilson, and…
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20 Independent Black Artists to Support on #BandcampFriday (August Edition)

This month’s list features analog obsessives, R&B misfits, virtuosic jazz heads, and leaders of the…

Best Songs of The Week – ft. Jamila Woods, Aminé, Swarvy, and…

The Round-Up playlist is Okayplayer’s weekly haul of the best songs in the worlds of…

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Anderson .Paak Drops “Lockdown” Remix with Noname, Jay Rock, & JID

Anderson .Paak drops a remix to his powerful “Lockdown” track. On Juneteenth, Anderson .Paak released…

Megan Thee Stallion Cardi B Wop
Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion’s “WAP” is Very Good & Very…

Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion also dropped a wild video for the song. So…that’s…

John Coltrane ‘Giant Steps’ Album to Be Re-Issued for 60th Anniversary

The reissued album will feature alternate takes and previously unseen images of John Coltrane. This…

Boldy James Announces ‘The Versace Tape,’ Produced By Jay Versace

The project will be Boldy James’ first tape on Griselda Records. 2020 has been a…

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Jamila Woods Drops “SULA” Single, Inspired By Toni Morrison’s Novel

Jamila Woods releases a Toni Morrison tribute, nearly a year to the date of her…

Conway The Machine Announces New Album, Shares Song With Method Man
Conway The Machine Announces New Album, Shares Song With Method Man

The new Conway album is titled From King to a GOD. Conway the Machine is…

Megan Thee Stallion
Megan Thee Stallion Says Debut Album Will Address Black Lives Matter, Set…

The Houston-bred artist also touches on the highs and lows of living a public life…

Armani Caesar and Benny the Butcher Link Up for “Simply Done”

Armani Caesar drops her first solo track alongside a star-studded lineup. Griselda‘s first lady Armani…

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Barack Obama’s Five Best Music Moments

In honor of Barack Obama’s birthday, we highlight five moments during his presidency where he…

Mixtape Monday: K.A.A.N, Tab Jones, WateRR, DJ Skizz x Adonis, Kiezin +…

K.A.A.N, Tab Jones, WateRR, DJ Skizz x Adonis, Kiezin and more drop choice cuts this…

Is J. Cole Getting Ready for an NBA Tryout?
Master P Claims J. Cole is Getting Ready for an NBA Tryout

“He got the right size, he in the gym!” Just a few weeks after announcing…