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Raphael Saadiq Dissects Addiction From All Angles On ‘Jimmy Lee’

Raphael Saadiq’s latest album is his most personal and most accomplished, tackling the spiral of addiction and the systemic forces that…

New Music Friday: Rapsody, Missy Elliott, Raphael Saadiq, Jeezy, Jidenna And More

One of hip-hop's brightest voices releases a concept album, two black music legends make powerful returns, and a rap icon releases his swan song.

H.E.R. And 21 Savage Headlining The Roots Picnic In Philadelphia

On Saturday Jun. 1, the Roots Picnic will be returning to Philadelphia for their coveted event. The Mann at Fairmount Park in the City of Brotherly Love will be the new…

Music Sermon: Forget The King of R&B, Raphael Saadiq Is The Son Of Soul

#MusicSermon is a weekly series by Naima Cochrane that highlights the under-acknowledged and under-appreciated urban artists and sub-genres from the ’90s and earlier…

Raphael Saadiq Talks New Music, ‘Insecure,’ And Why Tony! Toni! Toné! Won’t Reunite

Raphael Saadiq is virtually immortal, and we’re not only talking about his youthful features either. At 52, the producer/singer/songwriter graces stages and delivers…

Pitchfork Music Festival Day Two: Kelela, Raphael Saadiq, And Moses Sumney Save A Dreary Day

Day two of the 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival lacked a certain umph, excitement and urgency. A few words that come to mind when describing the day would be “boring&#8221…

Tame Impala, Raphael Saadiq, D.R.A.M. And More Set To Rock 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival

Pitchfork has finally announced the first set of eclectic artists for their 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival. This year, Big Baby D.R.A.M., Tame Impala, and the Academy…

Anderson .Paak’s ‘Paak House’ Brings Together Raphael Saadiq, Jhene Aiko, Isaiah Rashad & More

Saturday (Dec. 2), Anderson ,Paak, in partnership with the Brandon Anderson Foundation, put on Paak House in the Park at McArthur Park in Los Angeles. The…