R&B

News

Rihanna, What Do You Mean 'No More Music?'

The singer unveiled a $230 "No More Music" t-shirt at her first pop-up shop for her LVMH-endorsed Fenty label.
Kristin Corry
6.19.19
Interviews

Raveena's Debut Album Is a Dreamy R&B Universe

The Indian American singer crafts a world of self-acceptance on her debut album, 'Lucid.'
Kristin Corry
5.31.19
News

Lucky Daye's 'Painted' Is Perfect for a Tiny Desk Concert

The New Orleans native squeezed a 10-piece band into NPR's headquarters to perform a medley from his debut album, 'Painted.'
Kristin Corry
5.28.19
News

Ari Lennox's New Video for 'Up Late' Is Just as Sultry as You Expected

"Up Late" is the latest visual from the Dreamville singer's debut album, 'Shea Butter Baby.'
Kristin Corry
5.14.19
Interviews

Emotional Oranges Are 'Normal' People Making R&B More Mysterious

Noisey spoke to the anonymous R&B group about the release of their debut EP, 'The Juice Vol. 1.'
Eduardo Cepeda
5.13.19
Premieres

Maya B's "Dollar to a Diamond" Is Motivation for Better Days

The California artist’s visual for “Dollar to a Diamond” proves you can’t put a dollar amount on self-worth.
Kristin Corry
4.30.19
Noisey News

Tink Returns With New Project, 'Voicemails'

The Chicago artist follows up 2018's 'Pain & Pleasure' with 'Voicemails,' a 12-track project released independently.
Kristin Corry
4.29.19
New music

Beyoncé's New-Old Demo of "Sorry" Is Genius In-Progress

'Lemonade' is finally available on all streaming services and includes the original version to "Sorry."
Kristin Corry
4.23.19
Noisey News

Janelle Monáe on Coming Out: "I Was Terrified"

In a cover story for 'them,' Janelle Monáe opens up about coming out and how 'Dirty Computer' set her free in an interview with Lizzo.
Kristin Corry
4.12.19
Interviews

Tayla Parx Has Her Own Voice

Tayla Parx is best known for her role in ‘Hairspray’ and songwriting credits on “thank u, next” and “7 Rings.” Her debut album ‘We Need to Talk’ redirects the conversation where it should be: on her own work.
Kristin Corry
4.5.19
Myth Understood

Dusty Springfield Is Queer History's Forgotten Icon

The legendary British singer who fell in love with American R&B was also a queer icon; an aspect of her identity that is often overlooked.
Christobel Hastings
4.1.19
Essays

Solange’s New Album is a Homecoming Like No Other

'When I Get Home' is an intimate exploration of her Houston roots and black heritage.
Kristin Corry
3.4.19
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