Posts tagged "Dawn Richard"

D∆WN Preps for ‘RED*emp*tion’ With the Pulsing ‘Not Above That’

D∆WN – born Dawn Richard — has proved a consistently captivating solo artist since her departure from Danity Kane. She's currently gearing up for the…
Brennan Carley / January 28, 2016

D∆WN Breathes New Life Into Adele’s ‘Hello’

D∆WN, formerly known as Dawn Richard, has unleashed a string of sulky singles recently and today she's continuing that with a remix/cover of Adele's "Hello."
Colin Joyce / November 20, 2015

D∆WN Embraces the Surreal on ‘American Beauty’-Referencing ‘Billie Jean x Dance’ Video

D∆WN (f.k.a. Dawn Richard) is starting up a new cycle of her conceptual album trilogy called The Red Era and she's using a new double…
Colin Joyce / October 5, 2015

D∆WN Goes in a New Direction With Trap-Leaning Single, ‘Dance’

Dawn Richard, now going by the much cooler/harder-to-type moniker D∆WN, just dropped a new track following the release of her sophomore album, BlackHeart, earlier this year. "Dance,"
James Grebey / September 28, 2015

MoMA PS1 Warm Up 2015 Lineup: A. G. Cook, Dawn Richard, Skepta, and More

Every summer, the Museum of Modern Art's Queens wing — PS1 — throws a series of weekend parties with some of the most exciting lineups…
Brennan Carley / May 21, 2015

Dawn Richard Does the ‘Calypso’ in Futuristic New Video

Dawn Richard — that is, "DΔWN" now — has a new video out for BlackHeart single "Calypso," and it's quite slick. Intercut with futuristic sequences of furiously…
Rachel Brodsky / April 29, 2015

SPIN Overlooked Albums Report: Dawn Richard’s Trippy R&B, Quarterbacks’ Twee-Punk, and More

There's too much music. The Internet cemented that from here on out there's always going to be worthy releases that fall between the cracks —…
SPIN Staff / March 13, 2015

Dawn Richard Rises from Danity Kane’s Ashes on ‘Phoenix’

Last year, Dawn Richard reunited with Aubrey O'Day, Shannon Bex, and Aundrea Fimbres — three of her former cohorts from the Making the Band-bred girl group…
Brennan Carley / January 14, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Dawn Richard Gets ‘Physical,’ Screaming Females Surge, and More

Welcome to the SPIN's Singles Mix! Every week SPIN's staff writers pick their favorite, must-hear tracks for your mid-week playlists. From electro-juiced R&B to muscular…
SPIN Staff / December 3, 2014

Dawn Richard Doesn’t Need Cameras on Steamy Slow Jam ‘Movie’

A honeyed waft of electronic ambiance, and then: "Girl, I only care if you're satisfied / Let's fuck on this bed of roses." That's the…
Marc Hogan / April 19, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Dirty Money Lives On!

Nice to see Kalenna, the other member of Diddy's Dirty Money project showing up on a radio-ready song with Rich Boy (who also hasn't really…
Brandon Soderberg / April 10, 2013

Dawn Richard Kicks Armored Butt in Ballet-Like ’86’ Video

Dawn Richard's "'86" evokes Kate Bush as much as it does current R&B chart-topper Rihanna, and like the British art-pop giant, she's unafraid to borrow…
Marc Hogan / January 21, 2013

Dawn Richard, ‘GoldenHeart’ (Altavoz)

If last year's Armor On EP wasn't enough to convince skeptics that a member of the Diddy-assembled reality TV troupe Danity Kane had placed herself…
Jason Gubbels / January 16, 2013