Posts tagged "SZA"

Watch SZA and Willow Smith Duet on ‘Domino’

Neo-soulstress and Best New Artist alum SZA surprised fans at the Rough Trade NYC shop in Brooklyn Wednesday night by inviting Willow Smith onstage to…
By: Colin Stutz / July 17, 2014

SZA’s Soft Focus Soul Slips Into the Background on ‘Z’

From the kush-cloudy quiet storm production to the vague references to what may or may not be emotional turmoil, everything is just out of reach…
By: Brandon Soderberg / April 10, 2014

Rap Songs of the Week: Chance the Rapper and SZA Sing the Blues

Drake, "Days In the East" Presumably designed to counter the controversy-starting, subliminal-filled "Draft Days," this typical Drake track is, well, probably about Rihanna. Though the…
By: Brandon Soderberg / April 10, 2014

SZA and Kendrick Lamar Are at Home in ‘Babylon’

With her debut album Z out tomorrow, SZA now shares one of the most anticipated tracks — the Kendrick Lamar-assisted "Babylon." It's a reworking of the…
By: Dan Reilly / April 7, 2014

For SZA, Chance the Rapper-Assisted R&B Bliss Is ‘Childs Play’

SZA's sound has been on contemporary R&B's arty vanguard at least since her S EP helped make the New Jersey singer one of our Best New…
By: Marc Hogan / March 26, 2014

SZA Climbs Trees in Mystical ‘Ice Moon’ Video

St. Louis R&Bist and SPIN Best New Artist inductee SZA wowed us with her S EP earlier this year and now she has a fresh visual to share for…
By: Chris Martins / November 13, 2013

SZA Drops Woozy ‘Teen Spirit’ and ‘Julia,’ Inks Deal With Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar's Top Dawg Entertainment now has its first R&B signee — and its first female member. She is 23 years old, goes by SZA…
By: Jordan Sargent / August 15, 2013

5 Best New Artists for April ’13

From whip-smart Glaswegian post-punk aesthetes to a North Carolina folk professor to a deep-thinking Atlanta rapper, here are five artists you should know. DAVID BEVAN,…
By: SPIN Staff / April 1, 2013

Stream SZA’s Bleary, Synth-R&B Single ‘Aftermath’

SZA pleaded for someone to show her a hiding place on "ICE.MOON," the sparkling lead single off the electro-R&B starlet's forthcoming S EP (arriving April 9). On "Aftermath,"…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 29, 2013