Robert Glasper

Dave Chappelle Went Off During Blue Note Jazz Festival Napa Valley

While closing out Blue Note Jazz Festival Napa Valley, Dave Chappelle broke curfew, prompting him to threaten to boycott Napa… Read More

August 1, 2022

Robert Glasper on Juneteenth & Healing Through Music

Robert Glasper chats about his upcoming Juneteenth show in L.A. and how his music has been affected by the last… Read More

June 16, 2022

Classic & Modern R&B Reigns Supreme at Roots Picnic 2022

R&B had a moment at this year's Roots Picnic. Acts ranging from Mary J. Blige to Jazmine Sullivan to SWV… Read More

June 6, 2022

Robert Glasper & Maxwell Headline Blue Note Jazz Festival Napa Valley

Hosted by Dave Chappelle, the 2022 Blue Note Jazz Festival held in Napa Valley will feature Robert Glasper, Erykah Badu,… Read More

April 22, 2022

Nas Performs A Medley of Classics At the 2022 Grammys

With a backing band, Nas unloaded the clip during his first solo Grammy performance, a year after winning Best Rap… Read More

April 3, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Robert Glasper, EARTHGANG, 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

February 25, 2022

13 New Hip-Hop, R&B & Alt Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of February 25)

Robert Glasper returns with Black Radio III this week. And, Dreamer Isioma unleashes Goodnight Dreamer, a robust, experimental project. The… Read More

February 25, 2022

Robert Glasper Releases ‘Black Radio 3’ Feat. Q-Tip, H.E.R., & More

Robert Glasper releases the long-awaited third installment of his Black Radio series. More than a full year since it was… Read More

February 25, 2022

Last Night’s Anthony Hamilton & Musiq Soulchild  ‘Verzuz’ Was an Epic R&B Showdown

Tuesday's Verzuz was a soulful night courtesy of Anthony Hamilton and Musiq Soulchild with guests Lucky Daye, Robert Glasper and… Read More

February 16, 2022

Mary J. Blige to Headline Roots Picnic 2022

Expanding to two days and returning to in-person, Roots Picnic 2022 will feature Mary J. Blige, Summer Walker, Wizkid, Jazmine… Read More

February 15, 2022

Watch Robert Glasper The Roots, Rapsody, DJ Jazzy Jeff & More Perform on ‘Fallon’

Jazz pianist Robert Glasper teamed up with The Roots, Rapsody, DJ Jazzy Jeff, BJ The Chicago Kid and Amir Sulaiman… Read More

January 18, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Georgia Anne Muldrow, Robert Glasper, 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

January 14, 2022

22 Albums Okayplayer Can’t Wait to Hear in 2022

This year, new albums from artists like Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Freddie Gibbs, and Normani are expected to drop. Here are… Read More

January 13, 2022

Watch Chris Rock and El Debarge Crash The Final Night of Robert Glasper’s Legendary Blue Note Residency

Chris Rock returned to the Blue Note on Saturday night to send off Robert Glasper's October residency at the Blue… Read More

November 9, 2021

Terrace Martin Details New Album ‘Drones,’ ft. Kendrick Lamar, Thundercat, and More

The new Terrace Martin album is out this Friday, November 5th. Terrace Martin has assembled a star-powered roster of rap,… Read More

November 2, 2021

Robert Glasper Teases ‘Black Radio 3’ with Empowering New Single “Shine”

Robert Glasper teams up with D Smoke and Tiffany Gouché on the second single from Black Radio 3. More than a… Read More

October 7, 2021