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Live Reviews

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

The on-again-off-again rain tried to wash away the vibes, but a few Pitchfork performers kept the good energy.

Music Premieres

SZA, Nas And More To Join Lauryn Hill On ‘Miseducation’ Tour

A lot of big names to accompany the superstar.


Kelela Embraces Being An Honest, Open And Radical Black Woman

Kelela opens up about how she approaches making albums and the importance of black women still fighting for a seat at the table.


Make ‘Em Feel Something: The 34 Best Music Videos Of 2017

The impact of a music video can sometimes make or break a song. It can enhance the melody's impact through creative cinematography or direction. It…


Kelela Explores Her Desires In Self-Indulging ‘Blue Light’ (Video)

Come inside and get enlightened by Kelela's atmospheric "Blue Light."


Kelela Beautifully Covers Sade’s “Like A Tattoo” On BBC Radio 1

Kelela brings her beautiful vocals across the pond.


Stream Kelela’s ‘Take Me Apart’ Album

The singer's 14-track project needs your ears.


Kelela Pushes Past The “Frontline” In Search Of Real Love

The singer's upcoming album hits stores in October.


Kelela Proves She’s A Goddess In “LMK” (Video)

Singer Kelela is getting ready to release her debut album.


Bring It Back: Goldlink Remixes Kelela’s “Rewind”

Goldlink revamps a familiar record.

Live Reviews

Definition Of Dope: The Best Performances And Moments From AfroPunk 2015

This year's AfroPunk Fest had folks from all over the color spectrum flooding to Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park. Here's why it was well worth the…


New Music: Kelela & Le1f ‘OICU’

R&B newcomer Kelela teams up with rapper Le1f for a stellar collaboration for their new track "OICU."


Vixen Chat: Kelela Talks Her D.C. Homecoming, New Music and Adjusting to Fame

Home is where your story begins. For Kelela, the nation’s capital serves as the initial setting for her narrative and in the latest…


Discovering Kelela: 10 Songs You Need To Hear

When we said Kelela's Cut 4 Me album deserved a Grammy, we weren't kidding. Jaw-dropping compositions and vocal versatility made Kelela the best thing to…


Solange, Saint Heron And 1MSQFT Curate #NYFW Show Starring Kelela And Moses Sumney (Photos)

An impending snow storm won't slow down New York Fashion Week festivities. Last night, people packed into 22 Little West 12th to experience 2346 of…