R. Kelly

Music

the trouble with lady gaga’s r. kelly statement

Following the release of 'Surviving R Kelly', she has finally addressed their 2014 collaboration. But is it too little, too late?
Alim Kheraj
1.11.19
Opinion

spotify are blacklisting r kelly from playlists: who should be next and where do we draw the line?

Yesterday, the streaming giant announced that R Kelly’s music will no longer appear in its company owned playlists. That brings up some interesting questions about censorship and the moral ambiguity of enjoying art by certain individuals.
Alim Kheraj
5.11.18
music interviews

how to dress well on the trouble with r kelly and the genius of weezy and yeezy

Tom Krell AKA How to Dress Well has been producing beautiful, ambient and heartbreaking rnb records for the past five years. His most recent album, What is This Heart? is as love and loss consumed as previous outputs albeit bolder, braver and filled...
Courtney DeWitt
2.9.15
Music

i-D October mixtape 2014

October has been one hell of a sexy month. The worlds smoothest, Miguel, teams up with steaming hot sensation Jonelle Monae for Octobers mixtape opener. Beibs, new Top Dawg signing Isiah Rashad, R. Kelly, Jeremih, Moko, Kelela then all follow suit...
i-D Team
10.29.14
Music

Best of 2013 Mixtape

Music makes life better. Happy, sad, thoughtful or mad, every mood can be a beat matched to a melody. Over the past twelve months, i-D has loved, learned and hyped a variety of deep new talent via our Soundcloud. The print mag and newly launched i-D.co...
i-D Team
11.13.13