SZA

Watch Cardi B & GloRilla Take Over NYC In “Tomorrow 2” Video

Cardi B welcomes the new era of female rap with GloRilla in the music video for "Tomorrow 2," where the… Read More

September 23, 2022

DJ Khaled’s ‘God Did’ Album Features JAY-Z, Eminem, Kanye West, & More

Forthcoming DJ Khaled album God Did, which releases on August 26, includes an all-star list of features from JAY-Z, Eminem,… Read More

August 23, 2022

Doechii’s Drops Debut TDE EP ‘she / her / black bitch’ Ft. SZA & Rico Nasty

Doechii drops her first TDE project featuring SZA, Rico Nasty, and more. Doechii tops off her tremendous summer by unleashing… Read More

August 5, 2022

Kendrick Lamar & Lil Nas X Lead MTV Video Music Awards 2022 Nominations

Nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards 2022 have been announced, including Kendrick Lamar, Lil Nas X, Baby Keem, Lizzo,… Read More

July 26, 2022

‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ Drops Prologue EP, Featuring Tems’ “No Woman No Cry”

Produced by Ludwig Göransson, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Prologue features a trio of songs from Tems, Amaarae and Santa Fe Klan.… Read More

July 26, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Channel Tres, Doechii, 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 22, 2022

SZA Blames TDE’s Punch & RCA For Album Delay

Months after SZA hinted towards her sophomore album, she got into a Twitter shade-off with TDE President Terrence "Punch" Henderson… Read More

July 21, 2022

Watch Cardi B, Ye & Lil Durk Connect on the “Hot Shit” Video

Four years after releasing her debut studio album Invasion of Privacy, Cardi B returns with new single "Hot Shit" featuring… Read More

July 13, 2022

Cardi B Plans Return With New Single “Hot Shit”

On Sunday, Cardi B went to social media and teased new single "Hot Shit," her first solo track in over… Read More

June 26, 2022

The BET Awards 2022: Full List of Winners

A live rundown of winners during the BET Awards 2022. Check back for an updated list of winners throughout the… Read More

June 26, 2022

Listen to 6LACK Cover Yasiin Bey’s Classic “Umi Says”

As part of the second annual “Juneteenth 2022: Freedom Songs," 6LACK covers the 1999 Yasiin Bey classic "Umi Says" from… Read More

June 10, 2022

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

SZA's deluxe edition of Ctrl is here to remind us of her sheer talent, it arrives with a few new… Read More

June 10, 2022

Pharrell Connects With Tyler, the Creator & 21 Savage On “Cash In, Cash Out”

Ahead of music festival Something In the Water, Pharrell Williams recruits Tyler, the Creator and 21 Savage on single "Cash… Read More

June 10, 2022

SZA Gifts Fans With Seven New Tracks On ‘Ctrl’ Deluxe

On Thursday, SZA dropped her long-anticipated five-year anniversary deluxe edition of Ctrl with seven new tracks. New surprises are in store… Read More

June 9, 2022

Without SZA’s ‘CTRL,’ R&B Wouldn’t Be Where It Is Now

Released five years ago, SZA's major label debut is a peerless piece of work. CTRL is an honest, compelling R&B album… Read More

June 9, 2022

How R&B Allows Black Women To Express Their Sexuality

R&B allows Black women to explore a part of themselves that is often too taboo to touch on, in both… Read More

June 8, 2022