R&B

R. Kelly

R. Kelly Was Just Slapped With His Most Serious Sexual Assault Charges Yet

Four of the charges each carry a maximum sentence of up to 30 years.
Rex Santus
5.30.19
Music

Listen to Solange's New Album 'When I Get Home'

It's finally here! Thank God!
Noisey Staff
3.3.19
Noisey News

French Police Detain Chris Brown After Rape Accusation, According to Report

Investigators have two days to decide if the RCA-signed singer will be charged or let go.
Josh Terry
1.22.19
New music

Hear Sam Smith and Normani's New Song, "Dancing With a Stranger"

"For me, ["Dancing With a Stranger"] bottles everything I was feeling whilst juggling my personal life and touring."
Kristin Corry
1.13.19
blonded

Listen to a Special Christmas Episode of Frank Ocean's Blonded Radio

This year, Frank's gift to you is a special Christmas edition of his Beats 1 radio show!
Shaad D’Souza
12.25.18
Noisey News

H.E.R Makes Her Tiny Desk Concert Look So Goddamn Easy

After being a guest on Daniel Caesar's Tiny Desk Concert, the elusive R&B singer finally has a chance to serenade us with her own 18-minute medley.
Kristin Corry
12.13.18
The Noisey Advent Calendar

25 Whole Years Ago, TLC Finally Made Christmas Sound Fun on "Sleigh Ride"

On their 1993 Christmas single, the trio reworked every part of a chirpy classic and came out with something unique.
Alex Robert Ross
12.4.18
Music

The Guide to Getting into Mariah Carey, the Originator of All This Pop Shit

Mariah Carey brought hip-hop to a pop audience not out of necessity, but because it was a part of her identity.
Kristin Corry
11.17.18
Internet Exploring

Jill Scott Is Trying To Dismantle 'No Nut November'

During a live performance, the neo-soul and self-love queen put on a grand showcase of her divine talents on the mic. Yes, we mean that sexually.
Jabbari Weekes
11.13.18
New music

Smino's Silky-Smooth New Album 'Noir' Is Here

Dreezy, Valee, and Ravyn Lenae all feature on the St. Louis rapper's second studio album.
Alex Robert Ross
11.8.18
Premieres

Arin Ray Makes Arguments Feel Like Poetry in the Video for "Damn"

The Cincinnati native is blending R&B, hip-hop, and jazz on his debut album 'Platinum Fire.'
Kristin Corry
11.7.18
Essays

How Alice Glass and DVSN Continue to Evolve in the Face of Nostalgia

Red Bull Music Festival’s first stop in Toronto put a spotlight on the constant evolution of the R&B and electroclash artists' creative process.
Corinne Przybyslawski
11.7.18
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