Lucky Daye Is Turning His Traumatic Religious Upbringing into Hope
The most exciting new voice in the R&B revival grew up in a Christian church that forbade him from listening to music. With his debut album, 'Painted,' he's turning his pain into song.
Whoa, Kindness' New Song With Seinabo Sey Is So Good
"Lost Without" is the second single this year from Adam Bainbridge, following their Robyn collaboration "Cry Everything."
Girl Ultra’s “Ella Tu Y Yo” Combines Mexican R&B With Vintage Sci-Fi
"It’s very much inspired by ‘Videodrome.' I got really hooked on science fiction movies recently, and I wanted to incorporate this reality of screens sort of taking control over our lives.”
20 Years After "No Scrubs," We Look Back at the Song's Best (and Worst) Covers
The TLC track topped the charts two decades ago this week—since then artists of all stripes have offered up their takes.
ymtk is East Oakland's Endearing Heartbreaker
The Bay Area singer’s new single “Let Up” is the nicest way anyone could ever ask for space.
Two More Women Accuse R Kelly of Sexual Misconduct
A press conference hosted by lawyer Gloria Allred brought allegations of abuse and sexual harassment against the singer when the accusers were teenagers.
Frank Ocean, Stop Playing and Release Your SZA Cover
The singer teased his version of SZA's "The Weekend" on his Instagram page.
Report: Sony and R. Kelly Have Split
According to Billboard, the singer is now without a label in the wake of 'Surviving R. Kelly.'
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Listen to Ariana Grande's Sultry New Single, "imagine"
The second single from "Thank U, Next" has Grande working out her voice and channeling Mariah Carey.
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H.E.R. Wants to Be a Successful Enigma
At a recent Apple Music 'Up Next' show, the 21-year-old R&B artist toed the line between her near-anonymity and snippets of her 'true' identity.
Video Singles - Created With SoundCloud
Melo Makes Music's "Remember" Has All the After-Summer Nostalgia You Need
The latest in the Noisey x SoundCloud Video Singles series features the rising Chicago star at his best.
Meet Col3trane, London's Globe-Trotting R&B Upstart
The 19-year-old makes music in the vein of How to Dress Well and Frank Ocean, and premieres the video for "Tyler" from his project 'BOOT.'