R&B/pop star Ciara is featured in W Magazine, where she shares how she came up with the title of her sixth studio album ‘Jackie,’ what fans can expect, and more.
Hawthorne Headhunters (St. Louis-born artists Coultrain and Black Spade) has premiered “Everyone Wants To Be Alive,” a funky new party jam that is sure to get you on your feet.
Mariah Carey has unveiled the release date and tracklisting for #1 To Infinity, a greatest-hits compilation of all 18 of her #1 hits.
Enjoy Janelle Monáe and Jidenna’s sexy new music video for their fun workout jam “Yoga.”
“Are You” is the latest from frequent Tricky collaborator Francesca Belmonte, whose debut solo album ‘Anima’ is due out on June 1, 2015.
Nigerian/German hip-hop/soul singer-songwriter Nneka graces three covers of the April/May 2015 issue of London-based New African Woman magazine.
Beyoncé commemorated seven years of marriage to Jay-Z with a performance of “Die With You,” a soulful new ballad released exclusively through TIDAL.
D’Angelo’s 1995 debut LP ‘Brown Sugar’ will receive a limited edition 20th Anniversary vinyl reissue this month.
Universal Pictures has unveiled the official theatrical trailer for F. Gary Gray’s N.W.A. biopic film, ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ out August 14, 2015.
Janelle Monáe’s sexy new single “Yoga” will have everyone working on their core.
‘The Hip-Hop Fellow’ (2014), a documentary on Grammy Award winning hip-hop producer 9th Wonder and his journey as a fellow in Harvard University’s Hip Hop Archive, is available now for streaming and digital download.
Enjoy Buraka Som Sistema’s wild live set from Red Bull Music Academy’s Lisbon Takeover event with Boiler Room TV.
Loveless Society’s Bradley Cox calls for the end of “self-reflection” that doesn’t also challenge oppressive systems.
This Summer, Drake’s Sixth Annual OVO Fest in Toronto will feature performances from J. Cole, Big Sean and Drake himself.
Love her or hate her, Azealia Banks‘ no-holds-barred interview for the April 2015 issue of Playboy may be one of the most interesting you’ll ever read.
The title of Kendrick Lamar’s highly anticipated third studio album is now ‘To Pimp a Butterfly.’ An album cover and tracklisting have surfaced.
Grammy-nominated NYC-based songstress Emily King has premiered “Good Friend,” a soulful, uptempo groove that is sure to lift your spirits.
HBO has unveiled an official first trailer for Brett Morgen’s ‘Cobain: Montage of Heck,’ a documentary on late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
Late hip-hop legend Notorious B.I.G. and futuristic R&B newcomer FKA Twigs join forces in a set of mash ups by DJ Terry Urban.
‘[Untitled]’ with solid black album art. “Unapologetically black” or up to listeners to decide? We’ll find out when Kendrick Lamar releases his highly anticipated third studio album on March 23, 2015.