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NxWorries to Headline London Music Festival Cross The Tracks

NxWorries, Kelis, Masego, Ravyn Lenae, Roy Ayers, Liv.e and more are set to perform at Cross the Tracks on May… Read More

January 25, 2023

Kendrick Lamar, Pusha T, NxWorries & More Slated for Primavera Sound

Primavera Sound has tapped acts including Kendrick Lamar, Pusha T, FKA Twigs, Baby Keem and NxWorries for festivals in Barcelona… Read More

November 29, 2022

Check Out Anderson .Paak’s NSFW ‘Simpson’ Tattoo

Anderson .Paak pays tribute to long-running series The Simpsons in a new NSFW tattoo of cartoon leads Homer and Marge Simpsons.… Read More

November 22, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. NxWorries, Nick Hakim, 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

October 21, 2022

NxWorries Returns With “Where I Go” Music Video

Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge prep their forthcoming album as NxWorries with "Where I Go" music video featuring R&B vocalist H.E.R.… Read More

October 19, 2022

In Hip-Hop and Beyond: Ramsey Lewis

Across decades and dozens of studio albums, pianist and composer, Ramsey Lewis, explored the intersections of jazz and pop music.… Read More

September 14, 2022

Quelle Chris Wants His Flowers While He’s Living

We spoke with Quelle Chris about the making of his new album, DEATHFAME, and how he's still testing the outer reaches… Read More

May 12, 2022

Mixtape Monday: Stik Figa x August Fanon, Wilma Vritra, Jéan P The MC, Knxwledge, Young Zee + More

Stik Figa x August Fanon, Wilma Vritra, Jéan P The MC, Knxwledge, Young Zee and more this Mixtape Monday. Stik… Read More

May 9, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Action Bronson, DOMi & JD BECK, 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

April 29, 2022

Chicago Blues and Soul Star, Syl Johnson, Dead at 85

Syl Johnson was an integral piece of hip-hop's Golden Era source code. The family of Syl Johnson, a Chicago blues… Read More

February 7, 2022

Anderson .Paak Says NxWorries is in “Album Mode”

On Tuesday, Anderson .Paak went to Instagram with a dance clip of his son, Soul, teasing that a NxWorries sophomore… Read More

January 26, 2022

Knxwledge Ends ‘MEEK’ Tape Series Over Copyright Issues

For years, Knxwledge has reworked throwback Meek Mill freestyles for his MEEK mixtape series, but the saga has ended due… Read More

January 10, 2022

Mixtape Monday: Al.Divino, J.U.S, killer kane, MJC, Fatboyshaun x TROX + More

Dig new music from Al.Divino, J.U.S, killer kane, MJC, Fatboyshaun x TROX and more this Mixtape Monday. Al.Divino spends Two… Read More

December 6, 2021

Alchemist Reveals How Knxwledge and Stones Throw Records Inspired Him to Break Free of The Rap Machine

In a career-spanning interview, Alchemist credits the 1988 producer and his pioneering label with providing the blueprint for independent music releases.… Read More

November 17, 2021

Gangster Doodles Announces ‘Gangster Music Vol. 2’ Compilation with New Music from Knxwledge, Liv.e, Dam-Funk, and More

The new Gangster Doodles compilation is slated to arrive on October 15th via All City Records. Two years after delivering… Read More

August 24, 2021

Hear Knxwledge’s Glossy Remix of D’Angelo’s “Brown Sugar”

Knxwledge puts his signature chop on a neo-soul classic. This month's edition of Bandcamp Friday has come and gone. But… Read More

August 11, 2021