Tyler, The Creator Festival Camp Flog Gnaw Not Returning For 2022

Tyler, the Creator-hosted music festival Camp Flog Gnaw will not be held in 2022, instead set to return next year.… Read More

October 4, 2022

Kelela Gets ‘Washed Away’ In New Music Video

Five years after the release of her debut album Take Me Apart, Kelela returns with new single and music video "Washed… Read More

September 13, 2022

Solange Has Composed a Score for the New York City Ballet

Solange has composed a score for the New York City Ballet which will accompany a performance at the Lincoln Center,… Read More

August 15, 2022

Solange & Saint Heron Launch Free Digital Library Featuring Rare Works by Black Authors

Rosa Duffy, founder of Atlanta-based Community Bookstore curates the first season of Saint Heron's Library. Launching today, the library offers… Read More

October 18, 2021

Solange Releases Short Film Featuring Dionne Warwick, KeiyaA, and More

Solange wrote the film in celebration of this year's International Woolmark Prize finalists. On June 10th, the International Woolmark Prize… Read More

June 3, 2021

30 Essential Q-Tip Guest Verses You Need to Hear [Playlist]

Featuring is Okayplayer's new playlist series celebrating guest appearances from hip-hop's most iconic artists. For our inaugural edition, we focus on… Read More

April 10, 2021

Solange Releases ‘When I Get Home’ Director’s Cut to Criterion Channel

Solange releases bonus content in honor of the album's two-year anniversary. Monday, March 1, 2021 marked the two-year anniversary of… Read More

March 1, 2021

Watch an Official Trailer for The DJ Screw Documentary ‘Chopped and Screwed: The Final Mixtape’

Featuring appearances from Bun B, Solange, Megan Thee Stallion, and more. The late DJ Screw and his trademark production style… Read More

January 23, 2021

How the Telfar Shopping Bag Became the Most Popular Black-Owned Accessory on the Internet

How did the Telfar become the most popular accessory of 2020? And what's up with all the memes?  Here’s everything… Read More

August 25, 2020

Hayley Williams On Being Influenced By Solange, Erykah Badu & Paramore’s Black Fandom

We caught up with Hayley Williams to discuss this political moment, Paramore’s Black fanbase, and how a community of loved… Read More

August 13, 2020

Cinematographer Accidentally Confirms Kanye West Is Working on New Album ‘God’s Country’

Cinematographer Arthur Jafa shared the first single off the album could arrive as early as next week. Kanye West might… Read More

May 22, 2020

India Shawn Opens up About Her Artistry & Shares Details on New Single “Cali Love” [Interview + Premiere]

In an exclusive interview, Shawn expresses her thoughts on her forthcoming project, her career and more. Raised on the edge… Read More

April 10, 2020

15 Hilarious ‘Jeopardy!’ Hip-Hop Fails

Jeopardy! contests aren't very knowledgable about hip-hop. Here are 15 of the funniest Jeopardy! hip-Hop fails over the years. The… Read More

February 26, 2020

From Images of Solange to Nipsey Hussle, This Artist is Giving Jet Magazine a Contemporary Facelift

Shaheed Rucker is reimagining Jet Magazine covers by putting contemporary figures like Solange and Nipsey Hussle on them. For Black… Read More

February 17, 2020

Erykah Badu Chronicles European Tour with Star-Studded and Hilarious Video Diaries

Featuring run-ins with Solange, Chaka Khan, Earl Sweatshirt, FKA twigs, and more. Erykah Badu has shared a batch of video… Read More

December 29, 2019

From ‘A Seat At The Table’ To ‘Ctrl’: 10 Albums By Black Women That Defined The 2010s

Black women shifted and altered how we as a society listen to music. We asked three cultural critics to gather… Read More

December 20, 2019