Stuart Matthewman and producer Robin Millar reflect on Sade’s timeless debut album.
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Two of the key producers of the hit album from the queen of hip hop soul talk about its genesis.
The story of the best ’90s R&B group you’ve never heard of.
The legendary producer goes deep on the 25th anniversary of Janet Jackson’s groundbreaking album.
Dispatches from a remarkable multi-decade, multi-genre career.
The reigning queen of soul talks about her big break, Dilla, and the continued evolution of her sound.
Lessons in slickness with Loose Ends' main man
The R&B singer’s provocative video has set off a conversation about exploitation and misogyny in the music industry. Melissa Bradshaw explains why.
Meet the new generation of R&B talent that Solange Knowles has collected on her label’s first compilation.
How a Philly assist led to one of the most successful UK R&B hits of the ’80s.
Jazzie B’s chart-topping group paved the way for a generation of independent artists in the UK.
Alfred Soto picks through the messy discography of the funk-soul vocalist before her hit “I Feel for You.”
For the debut episode of our web series chronicling Internet-based music, we take a peek at the current renaissance within contemporary R&B.
Soaking up the spirit of Stevie Wonder with Amsterdam's feel-good songster