1. Solange Wins Artist of the Year Webby

    May 15, 2017 11:02 PM EDT The Webby Awards recently named Solange their Artist Of The Year to honor “her remarkable use of the Internet as a force for promoting community and diversity,” and tonight, she collected her trophy during the Joel McHale-hosted ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street. The award was presented by…

  2. Beyoncé and Bruno Mars Top 2017 BET Awards Nominees Slate

    May 15, 2017 11:50 AM EDT Singers claim seven and five nominations, respectively, followed by Chance the Rapper, Solange and Migos with four each. ​Beyoncé is the leading nominee for the 2017 BET Awards with a total of seven nominations. Close behind is Bruno Mars with five nods, followed by Chance the Rapper ,…

  3. Solange Walks Met Gala 2017 Red Carpet in a Puffer Jacket & Ice-Skate Heels

    May 01, 2017 9:18 PM EDT As a musician with a distinct and authentic personal style, a Solange red carpet appearance is never boring. For the Met Gala 2017, the singer wore a head-to-toe Thom Browne look that was unexpectedly puffy. Solange attends the "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between"…

  4. Solange Not Planning 'A Seat at the Table' Tour

    April 24, 2017 10:52 AM EDT Solange  won't be taking her Billboard 200 chart-topping album  A Seat at the Table  out on tour. Speaking to  Complex   during Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Weekend 2, the singer-songwriter said, "No, there’s no tour in the works -- right now I have two different shows.…

  5. Even at Coachella, Solange Maintains A Style All Her Own

    April 17, 2017 8:48 AM EDT The most important part about dressing up for the festival is to "feel as authentically me and comfortable as I can be," said the singer-songwriter. Having attended and performed at Coachella (who could forget that  surprise dance number  with sister Beyoncé in 2014?) in the past,…

  6. FORM Arcosanti Festival Unveils Curation Details, Lineup With Solange, James Blake, Skrillex

    April 12, 2017 12:10 PM EDT The FORM Arcosanti festival is returning for its fourth year in the Arizona desert with a new slate of programming and a star-studded lineup headlined by Solange , James Blake , Skrillex and Future Islands . The "experimental" three-day festival, set for May 12-14, unveils its…

  7. Katy Perry, Major Lazer, Solange & More to Play Glastonbury 2017

    March 30, 2017 7:05 AM EDT If you thought the 2017 Glastonbury Festival was already stacked thanks to headliners Ed Sheeran, Radiohead and Foo Fighters, wait until you see who else they have lined up for this year. The likes of Katy Perry , Major Lazer and  Solange are just a few of the big-ticket artists who were…

  8. Solange, Gucci Mane & Werner Herzog Highlight 2017 Red Bull Music Academy Festival Lineup

    March 22, 2017 12:53 PM EDT The ingeniously curated Red Bull Music Academy Festival announced its 2017 New York lineup on Wednesday (March 22), and it boasts a tantalizing array of music, art, film and dance. Beloved figures like Solange , Gucci Mane , New Jack Swing mastermind Teddy Riley and iconoclastic filmmaker…

  9. Solange, Rae Sremmurd & Migos to Headline YouTube SXSW Showcases

    March 06, 2017 5:55 PM EST YouTube is heading to this year's South by Southwest with a larger presence than ever before. The video streaming platform will host a star-studded lineup of the industry's biggest hitmakers and innovators at Coppertank. Expected to close March 15's performances is Solange  and…

  10. Pharrell, Lil Wayne & Solange to Perform at 10th Annual Roots Picnic

    February 21, 2017 5:12 AM EST Pharrell and The Roots , Lil Wayne and Solange are among the headliners confirmed for this year's 10th annual Roots Picnic.  [readmore:7393624] Speaking of its milestone anniversary, Shawn Gee, Roots longtime manager and partner in Maverick Management, comments, “Ten years ago this…

  11. Solange Suggests 'Build Your Own Institutions' After Beyonce's 'Lemonade' Album of the Year Grammy Snub

    February 14, 2017 11:15 AM EST After big sis Beyoncé  failed to take home the top prizes at Sunday night's (Feb. 12) Grammy Awards , Solange tweeted a rather radical suggestion on how to make sure the Knowles family doesn't sit through another disappointing night like that. "Create your own committees, build…

  12. Solange's 'A Seat at the Table' Inspires Syllabus for Young Women of Color

    January 25, 2017 4:36 PM EST Solange 's latest album has sparked a syllabus for young women of color. According to Knowles' site  Saint Heron , writer Melissa Harris-Perry, Wake Forest students and scholars  birthed the idea  for the syllabus. Students are asking women aged 16-30 to craft a syllabus through…

  13. Solange to Deliver Keynote at Yale University Event

    January 13, 2017 12:36 PM EST Solange Knowles will speak at Yale University’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Center later this month (Jan. 26). The singer and activist will deliver a keynote followed by a roundtable discussion for "Everybody Still Wants to Fly: Activism in Pop From Prince to Solange".  Moderated by Yale…

  14. Beyonce Makes Solange Choose Her Favorite Selena Quintanilla Song

    January 12, 2017 4:13 PM EST Solange 's favorite Selena Quintanilla song might not be the one you  think  she'd pick.  While the "Cranes in the Sky" singer covered the late singer's "I Could Fall in Love" during her 2012 tour, her favorite Selena song is "No me queda más." …

  15. Boston Calling 2017 Reveals a Lineup Festival Dreams Are Made Of

    January 12, 2017 10:53 AM EST As festival lineups continue to roll out it can be easy for some to get lost in chaos. But as Boston Calling goes into its fifth year, the revelation of their 2017 lineup is what festival dreams are made of. The (literally) jam-packed festival -- happening May 26 through May 28 -- will be…

  16. Music's Counter-Programming Plan for Inauguration Day in DC

    January 11, 2017 6:12 PM EST While the official inauguration celebrations are still struggling to attract support from the entertainment community -- so far, America’s Got Talent ’s Jackie Evancho and country stars Big & Rich and Cowboy Troy are the only musicians onboard -- there are plenty of non-partisan and…

  17. Beyonce Interviews Solange for 'Interview' Magazine

    January 10, 2017 12:18 PM EST For the latest issue of Interview  magazine, cover star  Solange  dives into an insightful conversation with her older sister, Beyonce .  During a trip from Philadelphia to New York for a parent-teacher conference in December, Bey hopped on the phone with Solo to discuss growing up in the…

  18. Andre 3000's Year in Review: His 2016 Features From 'The Life of Pablo' to 'Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin'

    December 28, 2016 9:33 AM EST Of the many ultimately unfounded rap rumors that spread virally in 2016, one, which Gucci Mane helped start, was particularly exciting, "I just did a record for OutKast ," Guwop boasted in a Snapchat video in September. But the speculation that a new album or song from the Atlanta…

  19. How Solange, Beyonce & Common Brought Pain & Healing In 2016 With Their Pro-Black Power Projects

    December 19, 2016 11:00 AM EST History shows that oppression always breeds great black art: be it dance, plays, television dramas and especially music. If you recall the rise of the Black Power movement in the ‘60s and ‘70s when youth organized, protested or simply longed to tell stories of social injustice, including ones…

  20. Rick Ross Remixes Solange's 'Cranes in the Sky': Listen

    November 07, 2016 6:33 PM EST Following Solange ’s Saturday Night Live debut on Nov. 5, Rick Ross has remixed the track “Cranes in the Sky” from  A Seat at the Table, her first No. 1 album on Billboard 200 chart. [readmore:7540940] In this remix, the mellow, string-tinged song takes a harder edge with the Miami rapper’s…

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