Solange open letter

Read a beautiful Solange open letter to her teenage self

Solange‘s A Seat At The Table helped a lot of people cope with their lives in different ways. Expressive, heartfelt, and sincere, it was her most popular project to date. She is just as honest and open in her open letter, which was released via Teen Vogue. Read an excerpt from the Solange open letter . . .

A Seat At The Table While Sipping Purple Lemonade
New Music Feb 7  |  

Hear Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ and Solange’s ‘A Seat At The Table’ chopped and screwed

If “great things I didn’t know I needed to hear” is on your list of important things to focus on today, you’ve come to the right place. Lemonade and The Seat At The Table have been combined to create A Seat At The Table While Sipping Purple Lemonade. World stop. We’re still waiting for that . . .

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Solange speaks on her album, black art, activism and self-care at Yale

Yale University has been having a four-day conference that started on January 25th, called “Blackstar Rising and The Purple Reign: Celebrating the Legacies of David Bowie and Prince“. It explores the impact that David Bowie and Prince have had on pop culture and music. On January 26th, they had an event called “‘Everybody Still Wants . . .

Broccoli City Festival 2017

Broccoli City Festival 2017 features Rae Sremmurd & Solange; highlights DC creative culture

On May 6th, Broccoli City Festival will return to Washington, D.C. for the 5th straight year. The festival, which will take place at Gateway DC, will feature performances from Rae Sremmurd, Solange, 21 Savage, AlunaGeorge, Lil Yachty, Kevin Abstract, Rapsody, Smino, Chaz French, Nick Grant, Rejjie Snow, Sir the Baptist and more. The festival is . . .

Read Solange's personal interview with Beyoncé

Read Solange’s personal interview with Beyoncé

It’s been a banner season for Solange. Who better to talk to her about her number one selling album, A Seat At The Table, than her sister Beyoncé? That’s exactly what happened with their conversation via Interview Magazine. The two discussed the inspiration behind the album, her childhood, the meaning of “Cranes In The Sky,” . . .

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New Music Jan 9  |  

Normani Kordei covers Solange’s “Don’t Touch My Hair” & “Cranes in the Sky”

Normani Kordei returns with a followup to her cover of Drake’s “Fake Love” and “Sneakin” with a cover of Solange‘s “Don’t Touch My Hair” and “Cranes In The Sky.” It’s a gorgeous rendition that leaves us wanting more. The current Fifth Harmony group member shows out in top form and, honestly, has me awaiting the . . .

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Solange performs a medley of “Rise” and “Weary” on The Tonight Show

The night after Childish Gambino performed “Redbone” on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, we’re treated to a performance by Solange of “Rise” and “Mad” from her critially acclaimed album A Seat At The Table. The stage, along with Solange and her band, is drenched in red. Solange and her backup singers are dressed in . . .

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New Music Nov 15  |  

Rapsody drops bars over Solange’s “Mad”

Rapsody isn’t afraid to step out on her new release, a remix of Solange’s “Mad” that’s full of confidence and assertiveness. The veteran emcee shines again over the soulful Eric G. production. I’m sure there will be people upset that Rapsody even found it appropriate to change this song, but there will be just as . . .

Cranes In The Sky

Rick Ross remixes Solange’s “Cranes In The Sky”

“Crib so big, cranes in the sky.” Only Rick Ross would include a Wingstop reference in a “Cranes In The Sky” remix. Here we are. The MMG head honcho added some bars to Solange‘s A Seat At The Table standout track in smooth fashion. It should come as no surprise that the subject matter is . . .

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News Nov 6  |  

Solange performs “Cranes In The Sky” and “Don’t Touch My Hair” on SNL

In her first live performance since the release of her number one album A Seat At The Table, Solange exhibited extreme carefree black joy when she performed “Cranes In The Sky” and “Don’t Touch My Hair” live on Saturday Night Live last night. Solange and the full band that accompanied her were dressed in all . . .

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Common remixes Solange’s “Cranes In The Sky”

Common is back and he returns with a remix to the already iconic “Cranes In The Sky” track by Solange Knowles. Common stated that he felt like he had to jump on the record as he felt the single was just so special, he found himself muttering the words to himself then a verse of . . .

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Kaytranada remixes Solange’s “Cranes In The Sky”

How do you add anything to such a beautiful song? Solange‘s “Cranes In The Sky” is a gorgeous, sad song that is more than powerful enough to stand on its own. Except, there’s always a plot twist. Kaytranada actually teased his version of the song last week at a show in New York City, and . . .

Solange takes us behind the scenes of the making of ‘A Seat At The Table’

The A Seat at the Table, Beginning Stages documentary shows the creation of Solange’s new album A few days ago, Solange revealed via her instagram that she began writing A Seat At The Table four years ago. Now, she gives us an intimate look into the process of its creation. From Long Island to New Orleans to small towns . . .

Solange – “Don’t Touch My Hair” x “Cranes in the Sky” (Video)

After releasing the extremely well-received A Seat At The Table album, Solange returns with visuals for both the Sampha-featuring “Don’t Touch My Hair” and “Cranes in the Sky.” The music videos were co-directed by Solange and music video director, Alan Ferguson  (Solange’s husband). Watch the videos below. When I first started writing this record I was . . .

Solange – ‘A Seat At The Table’ (Album Stream)

Solange announced earlier this week that her new album was on the way. We even got the Lil Wayne-featuring “Mad” ahead of it, as well. At 21 track in total featuring Sampha, BJ The Chicago Kid, Q-Tip, and more, Solange returns to release her A Seat At The Table album. Listen below and grab your . . .