I Tried a Sound Bath, the Latest Obsession of R&B Singers Like Jhené Aiko
SZA and Aiko say sound bowls are a secret weapon for healing—so I tried sound meditation to see whether it brings peace of mind.
Ray J's 'Gifts' Is an Underappreciated Relic of His Reality Show Days
You can't listen to the song without remembering the 'For the Love of Ray J' contestant who dropped from the top of a stripper pole into a split.
Summer Walker’s Canceled Tour Proves Social Anxiety Is Deeply Misunderstood
The backlash the R&B singer faced when discussing her mental health issues sparked a conversation on the misconceptions of anxiety. We asked a cognitive behavioral therapist what social anxiety looks like in the internet age.
The 2010s Were the Decade When Black Protest Music Went Mainstream
Beyoncé, Solange, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, and Rihanna released provocative, forward-thinking albums during the rise of the Trump candidacy, solidifying Black music's legacy as protest music.
Justin Timberlake's New Music Will Lean Heavily on Black Artists, Again
The 'Man of the Woods' singer appears tired of the woods; he just announced forthcoming collaborations with SZA, Lizzo, and Meek Mill.