The R&B Duet Is Making a Comeback
In the 60s, Marvin Gaye was the king of the duet. Now artists like Lucky Daye and Ari Lennox are following that blueprint.
The Katy Perry Lawsuit Shows Why Music Copyright Law Is a Mess
A lawyer explains why future plaintiffs might be better off pleading "fair use" instead of fighting claims of similarities between songs.
We Asked People About the Songs That Make Them Horny
There's a difference between songs to hook up to, and ones that inexplicably turn you on. A crucial difference.
The Guide to Getting Into Marvin Gaye's Genius
You may have been conceived to his music. But if "Let's Get It On" is where your knowledge stops, this guide will help you navigate the many facets of Marvin Gaye.
“Blurred Lines” Copyright Ruling Will Stand
A judge has found that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are still responsible for paying Marvin Gaye's family for their involvement in "Blurred Lines."
Quincy Jones's Thoughts in This Batshit New Interview, Ranked
The music industry icon talked to Vulture about the Kennedy assassination, The Beatles' incompetence, and his belief that Marlon Brando had sex with Richard Pryor, Marvin Gaye, and James Baldwin.
An Interview with the Legendary Sheila E
We sat down with the iconic artist—and Prince's right hand woman—while she was in Australia.
Anderson .Paak Exposes the Dark Side of Partying in His "Come Down" Video
To be fair, Anderson .Paak concerts usually just make people pass out from how good they are, but this is a different story.
The 'Blurred Lines' creators are still trying to reverse the Marvin Gaye verdict
The artists behind the song may have lost a copyright infringement lawsuit last year, but it looks like they're just beginning to fight.
Ariana Grande’s 'Dangerous Woman' Isn’t Dangerous Or Womanly… So What?
On her third album, Ariana Grande reinvents R&B in her own image.
I Went on a First Date with Charlie Puth and We Got Drunk in Paris
Charlie Puth embodies two of my cherished things in life: good pop music and 'The Fast and The Furious' franchise.
Were There Any Good Remixes for the Summer or What?
“Flicka Da Wrist,” “Fuck Up Some Commas,” “Post To Be,” and more get graded in the latest remix report card.