Your faves stepped up for Banks after Action Bronson got embroiled in the Azealia vs Azalea beef.
Suit game on FLEEEK!!!
"This is just one artist reaching to another hoping to spark insight into the field you are in."
What you need to know.
Two new interviews shed light on how hard it is to be a black woman in pop music, both on and off camera.
The precocious soul singer announces her next EP and tells us about her journey to open her mind's eye, and yours.
62 lists celebrating the best and worst of 2014 in music, style, and culture.
"There are many black artists succeeding in all genres. The reason you haven't is because of your piss poor attitude."
The fantastic long-reads that defined our year.
All gold everything.
Two of music's women of the moment unite for sultry R&B jam.
Kelela and Tink write a song from scratch with DJ Dahi for YoursTruly
Writhe along to the new minute long clip featuring some of our favorite new artists and some sexy pouty faces.
Kelela's voice becomes a beacon in a world of chaos for the Berlin-based producer.
The LA DJ blends Kelela’s “Enemy” with Jay-Z and Rick Ross’s “Fuckwithmeyouknowigotit.”
The UK pop adventurer—and new FADER cover star—reveals an all-star second album.
Listen to a house-y twist on FADER favorite Kelela, featuring a sweet sample of R&B quartet Xscape.
Kelela lends her talents to a new video from Bok Bok.
Night Slugs producer Bok Bok shares Melba's Call, his new Kelela-featuring track.
Kelela releases a seductive new freebie and announces headlining tour dates.
FADER editors look back on great songs you might have missed this year.