Retro Neo

Retro Neo: Reaux Marquez on How Neo-Soul Produced Some of the Best Rappers

Speaking for this installment of Retro Neo, Reaux Marquez discusses the conceptual aspects of his music, how neo-soul helped the… Read More

August 11, 2021

Retro Neo: Jenevieve On Looking To Neo Soul’s Rich Past To Build A Future

In the latest installment of our neo-soul series Retro Neo, Jenevieve delves into the underrated influence of Zhané, the artists… Read More

July 29, 2021

Retro Neo: Q on Taking D’Angelo’s Essence And Making His Own Music

In the latest installment of our Retro Neo series, R&B singer Q describes how neo-soul is the identity of the… Read More

July 7, 2021

Retro Neo: Xavier Omär Firmly Believes That Floetry’s “Say Yes” is a Gospel Song

For our latest Retro Neo, we spoke with Xavier Omär, who talked about borrowing from D’Angelo, the gospel qualities of… Read More

June 24, 2021

Retro Neo: Donavon is a Neo-Soul Scholar Who Believes The Genre Doesn’t Get the Respect it Deserves

In the latest edition of our neo-soul series, Retro Neo, we chop it up with singer Donavon who talked about… Read More

May 19, 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

Retro Neo: KIRBY on How D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’ Helped Her Heal During the Pandemic

Retro-Neo is an interview series where we speak with future trailblazers of neo-soul about their connection to the genre. In… Read More

April 22, 2021

Retro Neo: KeiyaA on How Erykah Badu’s “Green Eyes” Changed Her Life

Retro-Neo is an interview series where we speak with future trailblazers of neo-soul about their connection to the genre. For… Read More

April 6, 2021