rnb

30 seconds interview: Sub Blue

Liverpool-based alt-RnB artist Sub Blue creates introspective, chilled out ‘suburban blues’ that bring a British spin to the laidback sounds of Frank Ocean and The Weeknd. Get to know...

Featured artist: Jvck James

Nineties’ R&B meets the N73 night bus to Tottenham: get to know the smooth sounds of 18-year-old East Londoner Jvck James before he blows up big.

Featured Artist: JGrrey

Grrey arrived in 2017 with an acclaimed live performance and has been mesmerising listeners with her musical versatility ever since. Dig in to her summery, freestyling soul here.

Interview: Tawiah

'As artists, we’re constantly growing and evolving, so it’s really important to let go of things': the rising RnB ace and BRIT School alumni on overcoming imposter syndrome...

Playlist: Vijay Mistry

Festival2Funky, the Midlands’ premier festival of urban music and arts, returns this month. Get in the mood with this ace preview playlist from festival founder Vijay Mistry...

Interview: Kadeem Tyrell

South Londoner Kadeem Tyrell is flying the flag for a new wave of British R&B, with gospel, East Coast hip-hop and nineties soul all shaping his smooth sound. Get the skinny...

30 seconds interview: Mali Hayes

Manchester's Mali Hayes whips up hip-hop, alt R&B and jazz into a forward-thinking new soul sound, which is like little else out there. Get to know before her Great Escape gig!

Interview: Dotty

This week, XL Recordings' New Gen alumni Dotty unleashes his ace new project A Collection of Sounds, which spins on RnB, alt rap, hip-hop and trap. We get the skinny...