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N.E.R.D.’s Shae Haley on Kaleidoscope, the Kelis album that started it all

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A rare interview with the lowkey legend about 1999's “Ghetto Children,” the first track N.E.R.D. ever appeared on.
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How Kelis came up with some of her most awe-inspiring hair moments

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Trusted hairstylist Anthony Dickey talks about Kelis's creativity and cutting her hair in bathroom on the set of the "Bossy" video.
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How Kelis made Food, her most underrated album

Collaborator Todd Simon explains how the funk-inspired album came together.
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An honest conversation with Kelis, the queen of transformation

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The Harlem-born singer and chef explains the importance of being true and nurturing your natural talents.
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Kelly Rowland, BbyMutha, Angie Martinez and more on why Kelis is a true visionary

10 artists and collaborators hone in on what makes Kelis so unique.
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Kelis’s Flesh Tone is peak pop, and it deserves more credit

On the 2010 album, her experimentalist tendencies crystallized over production by David Guetta, Boys Noize, Tocadisco, and Benny Benassi.
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We asked Kelis to leak her skincare routine

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Hydration is the key to her natural glow.
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10 perfect Kelis collaborations

A roundup of our favorites from her legendary catalog of duets and features.
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7 iconic Kelis looks to remind you she’s always been ahead of the curve

The incomparable star’s always done things her way, even off the track.
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This is what it was like to record Wanderland, Kelis’s long lost masterpiece

The engineer for Kelis, The Neptunes, N.E.R.D., Clipse, and more remembers the recording of Kelis’s sophomore album Wanderland.
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Look at these iconic photos from Kelis’s 2001 FADER cover story, online for the first time

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The now-legendary artist in some serious Y2K fits.
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All of Kelis’s music videos are works of art

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In honor of Kelis Week, we rounded up our favorite clips of the chameleonic star doing what she does best: owning everything.
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