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Listen to 6LACK Cover Yasiin Bey’s Classic “Umi Says”

As part of the second annual “Juneteenth 2022: Freedom Songs," 6LACK covers the 1999 Yasiin Bey classic "Umi Says" from… Read More

June 10, 2022

7 Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of April 1)

Alex Isley and Jack Dine's Marigold is a dreamy listen that arrived earlier this week. Additional drops this week that… Read More

April 1, 2022

6 Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of February 4)

Saba returns with Few Good Things and Ivy Sole shares Candid, both releases are introspective and essential listens. A few… Read More

February 4, 2022

Saba Comes Into Realization On ‘A Few Good Things’

Four years after his sobering 2018 album Care For Me, Saba returns to the Chicago's West Side on A Few Good Things.… Read More

February 4, 2022

Stream Isaiah Rashad’s Brilliant New Album ‘The House Is Burning’

TDE's Isaiah Rashad is back with his newest album The House Is Burning which features an assortment of inspirations not… Read More

July 30, 2021

Retro Neo: WPNOFLOVE on How R&B is “Fantasy” But Neo-Soul is “Real”

For our latest edition of Retro Neo, we spoke with WPNOFLOVE about his love for Anthony Hamilton and Musiq Soulchild.… Read More

May 5, 2021

LVRN Unleashes Cypher Featuring 6LACK, BRS Kash, Westside Boogie & More

Love Renaissance leans into its current hip-hop roster to present an energetic cypher courtesy of Spotify: BRS Kash, 6LACK, Westside… Read More

May 5, 2021

India Shawn Drops Music Video For Latest Single “Too Sweet”

Los Angeles-based singer India Shawn unveils her new single "Too Sweet" with a striking visual. India Shawn has unleashed her… Read More

February 26, 2021

Yung Baby Tate Breaks Down Each Song On Her New EP ‘After The Rain’

'After The Rain,' a new EP from Yung Baby Tate, sums up what follows when two people go separate ways.… Read More

December 4, 2020

India Shawn Releases “Movin’ On” Video Directed by Anderson .Paak

Anderson .Paak directs and stars in the visual which features an appearance by soul singer Kirby. India Shawn has released… Read More

August 28, 2020

How Dreamville, One of Hip-Hop’s Biggest Families, is Surviving Quarantine

We spoke with a few members of the Dreamville family to learn how they are staying connected, grounded, and inspired,… Read More

July 13, 2020

Spillage Village Unleashes Somber “End of Daze” Music Video

Spillage Village might be dropping a collective album soon. J. Cole's Dreamville has had an ambitious run over the past… Read More

June 11, 2020

Don’t Forget How Your Favorite Celebrity Reacted to This Moment

Black entertainers’ lack of genuine solidarity with radical protesters demonstrates their social insulation and allegiance to the capitalist status quo.… Read More

June 1, 2020

[okay] speaks: 5 Music Industry Trailblazers Tell Us What It Takes to Break an Artist

In our first-ever [okay] speaks panel we heard firsthand how music industry insiders are coping with the COVID-19 pandemic. In… Read More

May 21, 2020

In a COVID-19 World, What’s the Future for Black Unsung Heroes Who Make Tours Happen?

COVID-19 has ripped the touring industry open, putting hundreds of Black professionals out of work and exposing the interconnectivity required… Read More

May 5, 2020

On Debut Album ‘It Was Divine,’ Alina Baraz Provides An Intimate Look at Love

The release features a delicate, reflective sound throughout. Alina Baraz finally serves up her debut album It Was Divine an… Read More

April 24, 2020