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Kelis Announces Upcoming Cookbook, ‘My Life on a Plate’

Kelis has finally announced the details of her upcoming cookbook — My Life on a Plate: Recipes from Around the World — which is due on…
Brennan Carley / July 14, 2015

Hear Three New Giorgio Moroder Tracks Featuring Charli XCX, Kelis, and Mikky Ekko

It's been a bit of a messy era for leaks for Giorgio Moroder, the 75-year-old producer responsible for some of disco and pop's greatest hits…
Brennan Carley / May 3, 2015

Little Dragon’s Pint-Sized Swedish Singer Can Rap Like Andre 3000 (and Does)

Based on the "Klapp Klapp" remix featuring Future, we really should have known that Little Dragon and hip-hop go together like cookies and milk. Still,…
Dan Reilly / August 22, 2014

Kelis’ ‘Rumble’ Gets Royal Treatment in Actress Remix

Anyone who wished Kelis' Essential new album Food could be a little bit more adventurous, your order is ready. Production by TV on the Radio's Dave…
Marc Hogan / May 23, 2014

LouFest Snags OutKast and Arctic Monkeys for 2014 Edition

OutKast are in the midst of a pretty incredible run of festival dates, and with the announcement of LouFest's 2014 lineup, you can tack on…
Colin Joyce / May 13, 2014

Watch Kelis Perform Royal ‘Rumble’ on ‘Conan’

Kelis' timing has always been just a bit out of step with the pop mainstream, and sooner or later more people are bound to catch…
Marc Hogan / May 2, 2014

The SPIN Interview: Kelis Talks ‘Milkshake,’ Feminism, and Inspirational Love

It's been difficult to peg down Kelis. In 1999, the singer and rapper entered a prospering, girl-pop R&B scene with a pink ‘fro and booty…
Puja Patel / April 28, 2014

Kelis Delivers Soulful R&B at Intimate McKittrick Hotel Show

One day after the release of her fifth album, the SPIN Essential Food, Kelis took the stage of Manhattan's McKittrick Hotel for a performance to…
SPIN Staff / April 24, 2014

Win UE Boom Speakers With a Personalized Message From Kelis, Plus More!

At this year's South By Southwest, Kelis' bewitching set of hits new and old was one of the 40 best things we saw. Since then,…
SPIN Staff / April 23, 2014

Kelis Serves a Soul Buffet From Space on Surreal, Tasty ‘Food’

Kelis has done a lot of (delightfully) strange things with soul music over the course of her career, from aggro-screaming "I hate you so much…
Rachel Devitt / April 21, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Future, Thee Oh Sees, Kelis, and Lefse Records’ ‘The Space Project’

Close out the work week by streaming new albums from Future (who headlined our SPIN's 2014 SXSW day party at Stubb's), Thee Oh Sees, Kelis,…
Cynthia Orgel / April 18, 2014

The 40 Best Things We Saw at SXSW 2014

While the tragedy of Wednesday’s car crash loomed large over this year's SXSW, the festival managed to carry on and was mostly business-as-usual afterward. SPIN's…
SPIN Staff / March 18, 2014

Kelis Signs With Ninja Tune for 2014 ‘Food’ Album

Kelis will return in 2014 with a brand new album titled Food, out April 28. That's news enough considering the kaleidoscopically inclined R&B-maker's last LP…
Chris Martins / December 11, 2013

Stream Kelis’ Clattering ‘Jerk Ribs,’ Produced by Dave Sitek

After a decade in the major label system, Kelis is going indie in 2013. She has linked up with Federal Prism, the label run by…
Jordan Sargent / April 23, 2013

Hear Kelis Purr (and Roar) on Skream’s ‘Copy Cat’

Until now, Usher's "Climax" has been one of the only truly successful marriages of R&B and EDM — or at least, one of the few…
Philip Sherburne / December 5, 2012

Robyn and Kelis Launch ‘All Hearts’ Tour in L.A.

All that was missing from Robyn's set Friday at the opening night of the "All Hearts" tour at Los Angeles' Music Box theater was a…
Kevin Bronson / July 26, 2010

WATCH: Hot New Robyn Video

"Dancing On My Own," the second single off Swedish electro popstress Robyn's upcoming, SPIN-approved new album Body Talk Pt.1 gets the visual treatment. Check it…
Luke McCormick / May 21, 2010

Kelis Returns with New Songs at NYC Show

After four tumultuous years away from music, Kelis returned to the stage Wednesday night in New York City with a simple mission: dance, dance, dance!
John Macdonald / April 22, 2010

Nas Announces Son’s Birth to Get Back at Kelis?

Looks like Nas and Kelis' divorce battle just got even more bitter. After receiving news that his soon-to-be ex-wife had gone into labor yesterday morning,…
Anna Hyclak / July 22, 2009

The Inquisition: Nas

You gotta give Nas points for trying. After a year in which he caught flak from Bill O'Reilly for participating in a benefit, saw his…
Chris Ryan / June 20, 2008