Last year, the R&B singer Teyana Taylor released with the Kanye West-produced album K.T.S.E., probably the second-best album of West’s series of Wyoming-produced records. Right now, she’s working on the follow-up. Taylor’s next album, which doesn’t have a release date yet, is called The Album. In August, she teamed up with Diddy’s son … More »
Missy Elliott has been on the comeback trail for years, beginning with a guest spot during Katy Perry’s Super Bowl halftime show way back in 2015, at which point she was about a decade past her most recent album, 2005’s The Cookbook. Despite a strong comeback single later that year, a … More »
Last year, Teyana Taylor released the adventurous-but-smooth mini-album K.T.S.E., one of the best things to come out of Kanye West’s month of Wyoming-produced releases. Today, Taylor has followed that album up with a new single, and it’s a more conventional piece of radio-ready R&B. It looks like Kanye West had nothing to do … More »
It doesn’t happen often enough, but every once in a while, an artist will turn a routine TV performance into something special. One of those times was this morning. Last last year, the R&B singer Teyana Taylor, whose K.T.S.E. album was probably the most underrated thing to come out of the whole Kanye … More »
Last year, Teyana Taylor released her new album, K.T.S.E. — which we named one of the best albums of 2018 — and she’s kept busy since directing a string of her own music videos. In December, she shared one for “Gonna Love Me” and in January she put out a “More »
We named Teyana Taylor’s Kanye West-produced album K.T.S.E. one of the 50 Best Albums Of The Year, and today the Harlem-bred artist has released a new remix of her track “Gonna Love Me” that features verses from not one, not two, but three Wu-Tang Clan members: Ghostface Killah, Method Man, and Raekwon. Their … More »
For once, Vince Staples wasn’t sure what to say. Five days after dropping another incredible collection of songs, the Long Beach rapper and reigning Twitter MVP logged into his account and wrote, “I was about to tell y’all FM! not an album but I don’t even know what an album is anymore so … More »
It’s such an oddly specific and low-stakes flex: “I’ve been on every podcast that I listen to.” It’s also, presumably, an entirely true statement. If you’ve ever heard Open Mike Eagle on a podcast, you already know that he’s an ideal podcast guest: funny, gregarious, open-hearted, interested, informed enough to speak with some credibility on … More »
TIDAL has announced the headliners for its annual charity concert, TIDAL X. After announcing earlier this year that the proceeds of the show will support criminal justice reform non-profits, the streaming platform has announced its stacked lineup of performers for its return to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on October 23.
Headliners will include Lil Wayne, Meek Mill, Anderson .Paak and the return of Ms. Lauryn Hill. Kaskade will return to the event as well. This year’s lineup also features Vic Mensa, Black Thought, Teyana Taylor and more. Tickets for TIDAL X and livestream information can be found here.
“Love is the new money.” That’s the mantra of the poppy, dance-y, sing-songy track Kanye West and Teyana Taylor performed on Saturday Night Live’s season premiere. It’s called “We Got Love,” and it got left off Taylor’s great, Kanye-produced album K.T.S.E. due to sample clearance issues. Will it instead appear on … More »