Brent Faiyaz

Kelly Rowland Defends Chris Brown From Booing At the AMAs

After an absent Chris Brown was awarded Favorite Male R&B Artist, Kelly Rowland defended the singer, accepting the trophy on… Read More

November 21, 2022

Diddy Responds To Backlash On His “R&B Is Dead” Comments

After proclaiming that 'R&B is dead', Diddy responded to backlash of his statement, saying that he wanted to "bring attention"… Read More

August 22, 2022

8 Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of August 12)

Alicia Keys, Megan Thee Stallion and The Game offer long-awaited albums this week, along with Lil Zay Osama, Rod Wave… Read More

August 12, 2022

Producer Jordan Waré is the Secret Weapon Behind Brent Faiyaz’s ‘Wasteland’

We spoke to violinist and producer Jordan Waré about crafting the sound" of Brent Faiyaz’s hit album Wasteland. “Villain’s Theme,”… Read More

July 28, 2022

Steve Lacy Channels Future Funk On New Album ‘Gemini Rights’

Steve Lacy has released his 10-track new album Gemini Rights, with appearances from fellow The Internet member Matt Martians and… Read More

July 15, 2022

Steve Lacy & Fousheé Fly High In “Sunshine” Video

Approaching the July 15 release of sophomore album Gemini Rights, Steve Lacy has delivered the video for "Sunshine" featuring Fousheé.… Read More

July 13, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Westside Gunn, Brent Faiyaz, and More

The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set… Read More

July 8, 2022

10 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of July 8th)

Burna Boy's long-awaited sixth studio album Love, Damini and FLO's debut EP The Lead are among some of the hottest albums this week.… Read More

July 8, 2022

Brent Faiyaz Announces New Album ‘Wasteland’

Two years after releasing his F**k the World EP, Brent Faiyaz readies new album Wasteland with features from Drake, Alicia Keys and more.… Read More

June 15, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. SZA, Thundercat, and More

The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set… Read More

December 3, 2021

Brent Faiyaz Drops Neptunes-Produced Single “Wasting Time” Featuring Drake

"Wasting Time" is the follow-up to Brent Faiyaz's last release "Nobody But You" featuring Jorja Smith. Both singles might appear… Read More

July 1, 2021

Brent Faiyaz and Jorja Smith Recreate A ’90s Chat Line for “Nobody But You” Video

Brent Faiyaz and Jorja Smith connect for an acoustic gem. On Friday, Jorja Smith and Sonder (the group of singer… Read More

April 9, 2021

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Oddisee, Brent Faiyaz, and More [Playlist]

The Round-Up playlist is Okayplayer’s weekly haul of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s… Read More

March 12, 2021

Brent Faiyaz Drops Sneaky Three-Pack Project ‘Do Not Listen’ and New “Circles” Video

Faiyaz unveils a surprise three-track EP and a new music video for a single titled "Circles." Brent Faiyaz has unleashed… Read More

February 8, 2021

Brent Faiyaz And Tyler, The Creator Link Up For New Single “Gravity”

"Gravity" is Brent Faiyaz's second release of 2021, it follows "Solo" which released as a part of pgLang x Calvin… Read More

January 29, 2021

Brent Faiyaz Unleashes His Newest Album ‘Fuck The World’

Fuck The World explores his ongoing experiences in addition to his speculative view of the world.  Maryland-bred R&B singer Brent… Read More

February 7, 2020