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Thursday, December 05, 2019
The godfather of 21st century soul electrified NPR's Tiny Desk Fest audience, with a little help from rising R&B star Lucky Daye.
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
A nomadic storyteller with a cross-genre style ranging from folk to rap, Mereba slays the devil in her solo set behind the Desk.
Friday, November 08, 2019
The British rapper made a trip all the way from the UK just for this Tiny Desk performance and powered through a set that made the personal political.
Monday, October 28, 2019
Watch live at 7 p.m. ET on Halloween to see a Grammy-winning R&B star perform a Tiny Desk concert.
Friday, October 18, 2019
One week after releasing a record-shattering studio debut, the Atlanta native brings a glowing R&B set to the Tiny Desk.
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
One inspiration behind Flamagra, the sixth album by the L.A. musician, was the wildfires in his hometown. It became another opportunity for the musician to reckon with ideas of death and rebirth.
Friday, August 30, 2019
The singer and mega-hit songwriter showcases three of his own tracks, including "I Luv Your Girl" and two songs from Ménage à Trois: Sextape Vol. 1, 2, 3.
Thursday, August 22, 2019
There's still room for Roc Nation's controversial NFL partnership to do impressive work — as long as the black billionaire behind it makes room for the struggle already in progress.
Friday, August 09, 2019
The forthcoming album, her third, honors 16 queens from the far past and the immediate present, using them to power her best and baddest musical clapback yet.
Friday, August 02, 2019
The first single from the North Carolina emcee's Eve also features a vocal cameo from D'Angelo.
Thursday, August 01, 2019
The new video is the first tease of the group's forthcoming album, Ginger.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Gangsta rap had been known as aggressive, rebellious and political, but the Geto Boys' 1991 hit made it something new: vulnerable. Hip-hop's relationship with mental health has never been the same.
Thursday, April 11, 2019
On Thursday, Los Angeles celebrated the life of the rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was murdered on March 31 there.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
The artist behind the country-trap hit, who celebrated his 20th birthday and topped the charts this week, is less beholden to any genre than he is to the shape-shifting nature of online identity.
Monday, April 01, 2019
Rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was shot and killed Sunday in Los Angeles, was also an entrepreneur who tirelessly gave back to the community he came from.
Monday, April 01, 2019
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the news on Twitter Sunday night.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
With both eyes trained on the absurd, the underrated veteran rapper parses ideologies that drive so much animus around the world.
Monday, March 11, 2019
The artist came to the Tiny Desk masked up, as always, the better to catch a glimpse of her soul.
Thursday, March 07, 2019
The 2017 Tiny Desk Contest winners are set to release their first major-label LP, Green Balloon, on May 3.
Saturday, March 02, 2019
Two highly-anticipated albums dropped this week: Solange's When I Get Home and 2 Chainz's Rap Or Go to the League.