Solange

May
22
New Music: The Lonely Island f/ Solange – ‘Semicolon’

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The Lonely Island takes us to grammar school with the latest release in their Wack Wednesdays series. The comedic rap trio enlists Solange for the ridiculous, yet hilarious “Semicolon.”

“When it comes to punctuation, you know we’re number one,” sings Solo as the guys spit some comical lines. “And to the people of every nation/ Feel the power of the semicolon.”

The Wack Album is due June 11 featuring Pharrell, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, T-Pain, Kendrick Lamar, and more.

Watch the lyric video below.

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May
14
Solange Launches Her Own Label with Sony

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After dropping a remix to “Looks Good With Trouble” with Kendrick Lamar, Solange has another big announcement. The singer has launched her own label, Saint Records.

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May
14
New Music: Solange f/ Kendrick Lamar – ‘Looks Good With Trouble (Remix)’

Looks Good With Trouble

Kendrick Lamar blesses Solange with a verse on the remix to “Looks Good With Trouble,” a cut off her EP True. K-Dot adds his velvety flow over the vibey Dev Hynes production, rapping lyrics from Common’s “The Light” (“ticka-ta, ticka-ta, ticka-ticka-tick-a”). The song is now available on iTunes.

Solange is featured on comedic rap trio The Lonely Island’s upcoming project The Wack Album and will perform at the Made in America Festival in Philadelphia this August.

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May
10
Video: Solange – ‘Locked in Closets’

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Solange takes us on a fun and vibrant journey through Brooklyn in the mini music video for “Locked in Closets,” a cut off her EP True. She collaborated on the colorful visuals with Refinery29 and Absolut Tune as part of their “Free Spirits” campaign.

The stylish singer sits in front of a pink brownstone, bike rides through Gowanus Canal, and dances at a midnight party in the brief clip.

She is featured on The Lonely Island’s upcoming project, The Wack Album, due June 11. In addition to Solange, the comedic rap trio has collaborated with Pharrell, T-Pain, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, and Kendrick Lamar.

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Apr
14
Solange Performs with The xx at Coachella

Solange and Oliver Sim

Solange wasn’t officially on the bill at Coachella, but she did make a special appearance during The xx’s set on Saturday night. The British band’s frontman Oliver Sim introduced the 26-year-old singer, who performed “Locked in Closets” off her EP True. She sauntered across the stage before dueting with Oliver on Aaliyah’s “Hot Like Fire.”

“Let’s dance!” said Solange as the crowd moved their feet.

See Solo shine on the starry night.

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Mar
15
Solange Storms Fader Fort at SXSW

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Solange pulled into Austin, Texas, for several performances during SXSW. On Thursday, she took the stage at the Fader Fort for a sizzling set consisting of material off her EP True. Sporting a green floral patterned pantsuit, the fashionista and her band, including collaborator DevontĂ© Hynes, jammed to her crowd-pleasing single “Losing You.”

“I want to see ya’ll dance,” said Solo as the audience grooved to her funky tune.

Watch her perform “Losing You” below.

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Mar
8
Solange Unveils ‘True’ EP Limited Edition Cover

True

Solange has teamed up with Opening Ceremony for a limited edition of her 2012 EP, True. The album features the same seven songs off her critically-acclaimed project including the single “Losing You,” all wrapped in a colorful new package designed by New York artist Mickalene Thomas.

The collage artwork picks up where the “Losing You” trailer left off, showcasing Thomas’ signature vibrant colors and textures.

You can get your hands on the special edition starting Monday, March 11, at Opening Ceremony stores and online.