Solange

Red Bull Music Academy NYC Will Feature Solange at the Guggenheim, Plus Gucci Mane and Zaytoven Doing Piano Ballads

The Red Bull Music Academy is returning to New York next month with gems that include a New Jack Swing talk with the genre's architect…
Brian Josephs / March 22, 2017

Here’s a Video of Solange and Michael McDonald Playing “What a Fool Believes” That Is Worth Watching

Over the weekend, Solange and blue-eyed GOAT Michael McDonald performed together at Florida's Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival, where they covered the Doobie Brothers classic "What…
Jeremy Gordon / March 8, 2017

A Tribe Called Quest, LCD Soundsystem and Solange Will Headline the 2017 Pitchfork Festival

As Pitchfork attempted to unveil the lineup for their 2017 festival via a sign painter on Facebook Live, Stereogum reports that a Ticketfly email went…
Taylor Berman / February 27, 2017

After Breaking Up, Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth Is Making His Best Music Yet

Dave Longstreth’s beard is gnarled and unkempt, the mark of a man who has forgone Western civilization to find himself in a backwoods cabin. It’s…
Jeremy Gordon / February 22, 2017

Solange, Lil Wayne, and Pharrell to Headline Roots Picnic 2017

The 10th annual Roots Picnic will be headlined by Lil Wayne, Solange and Pharrell with the Roots. The one-day Philadelphia festival will also include sets…
Taylor Berman / February 20, 2017

Nardwuar Releases Old Interviews With Destiny’s Child and Solange

With Beyoncé's Lemonade and Solange's A Seat at the Table frequently topping year-end discussions, Nardwuar picked a solid time to release archival interviews with the Knowles sisters. Digging…
Brian Josephs / December 21, 2016

Watch Solange Perform a “Rise”/”Weary” Medley on Fallon

Solange appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to perform a medley of "Rise" and "Weary," from September's A Seat At The Table,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 16, 2016

2016: The Year R&B Returned to the Eye of Quiet Storm

In 1982, a male English trio named Imagination released In the Heat of the Night. Produced by Tony Swain and Steven Jolley, who’d soon work…
Alfred Soto / December 14, 2016

The 101 Best Songs of 2016

When the history books are written, music will probably not be the first thing anyone remembers about 2016. Nevertheless, the music was excellent—memorable and meaningful enough…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2016

Beyoncé, Blood Orange, Mitski, and More: Navigating Protest Music in 2016 and Beyond

When Lemonade premiered on HBO in April, it seemed like there was nothing Beyoncé couldn’t do. If she could make the poetry of Warsan Shire…
Judy Berman / December 13, 2016

The 50 Best Albums of 2016

There's been no shortage of pessimism about 2016—a year that was plagued with fear, hatred, and confusion. In music, that ugliness was often confronted head-on,…
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2016

Now’s Your Chance to Play in Solange’s Backing Band

Last night, writer Shantel Pass posted a flyer and note on Saint Heron, the site run by Solange's Saint Records, advertising open auditions for musicians…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 2, 2016

Watch Solange Perform “Cranes in the Sky” and “Don’t Touch My Hair” on SNL

Solange made her Saturday Night Live debut last night, introduced by host Benedict Cumberbatch. She performed two songs from her acclaimed third album A Seat at the Table: "Cranes in…
Anna Gaca / November 6, 2016

A Seat at the Table Becomes Solange’s First Number One Album

Solange's acclaimed new album A Seat at the Table debuts at number one on the Billboard albums chart, the publication reports. Table narrowly beat out Bon Iver's 22, A Million,…
Anna Gaca / October 9, 2016

Solange’s New Documentary Goes Behind the Scenes of A Seat at the Table

After releasing A Seat at the Table last week on short-term notice, Solange has decided to drop documentary footage taking behind the scenes of her opus. The 11-minute film…
Brian Josephs / October 6, 2016
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