Yaya Bey

Yaya Bey Is Creating Healing Music For Black Women

Brooklyn-based singer Yaya Bey is creating intricate R&B that speaks to her healing journey. Bey speaks with us about the… Read More

June 21, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Flying Lotus, Steve Lacy, 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

June 17, 2022

12 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of June 17)

Drake's surprise release had the internet talking last night: Honestly, Nevermind. Yaya Bey also has released a noteworthy album Remember… Read More

June 17, 2022

Best Videos To Drop Last Week: Megan Thee Stallion, India Shawn, Yaya Bey & More

Lakeyah released the video for her collaboration with Latto, "Mind Yo Business," the video was on brand for them both.… Read More

June 6, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: Kendrick Lamar, Quelle Chris, 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

May 13, 2022

Best Music Videos Of The Week: Wiki, Ravyn Lenae, Yaya Bey & More

The best new music videos of the week include selects by Syd, Ravyn Lenae, Wiki, Fivio Foreign, Quavo, and more.… Read More

March 18, 2022

Mixtape Monday: Starker, Rogér Fakhr, S. Fidelity, yaya bey, Lord x dego + More

Dig new music from Starker, Rogér Fakhr, S. Fidelity, yaya bey, Lord x dego and more this Mixtape Monday. Starker… Read More

April 12, 2021

19 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Listen To Right Now (Week Of April 9th)

This week’s new albums features rap standouts from BROCKHAMPTON, M03, Elhae, Kevo Muney, and Lakeyah.  It's a heavy day. On… Read More

April 9, 2021