Ryan Leslie

Jan
29
Video: Ryan Leslie – ‘Carnival of Venice’

Ryan Leslie

Ryan Leslie’s conquests find him in Las Vegas in his latest video for “Carnival of Venice.” The dapper crooner makes his way down the Strip in a Lamborghini, passing by the famous hotels and designer shops. He pops into the Rolex store to buy a watch as fans line up outside to take pictures.

R. Les, who is readying his new album Black Mozart, caps off the night by performing at The Bank nightclub and watching the fountains at The Bellagio play in sync to his music.

Watch the jet-setter live out his lavish lifestyle in Sin City.

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Jan
14
New Music: Ryan Leslie – ‘Suit & Tie (Remix)’

Ryan Leslie

Mr. Suit and Tie himself, Ryan Leslie, wastes no time remixing Justin Timberlake’s comeback record “Suit & Tie.” The singer-producer celebrates the pop superstar’s return to music and takes the opportunity to speak to the ladies.

“Welcome back JT/ Heard you got a record with the homie Jay-Z/ So for me to jump on it—I must be crazy/ But girl, they’re both married baby, you can date me!” he sings.

R-Les is working on a new album called Black Mozart, which he recorded overseas.

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Dec
30
New Music: Ryan Leslie – ‘Life Is So Exciting (Remix)’

Fabolous and Ryan Leslie

Ryan Leslie adds some excitement to “Life Is So Exciting” off Fabolous’ latest mixtape Soul Tape 2. The singer-producer boasts about his money, fashion game, and his women (“Your wife, but that’s my vagina”) over the sped-up sample.

“My life is so exciting too,” said R-Les, who released his third album Les Is More in October.

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Sep
26
Video: Ryan Leslie – ‘Dress You to Undress You’

Ryan Leslie

In honor of his 35th birthday, Ryan Leslie presents his fans with the video for “Dress You to Undress You,” the fifth in a series of 10 videos making up his Les Is More visual album, due October 22. The suave and sophisticated singer lives the life of a jetsetter in the slick black-and-white visuals, which were shot at the Ritz and Crillon hotels in Paris and the Armani club in Milan. R-Les counts his foreign money in a private jet and makes out with a model “straight out the pages of a mag” in the back of a Maybach. Get with his lavish lifestyle.

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Sep
12
Ryan Leslie Reveals ‘Les Is More’ Cover Art, Tracklisting

Les Is More

Ryan Leslie unveils the tracklisting and cover art for his third album Les Is More. Due October 22, the project will be released independently through Sony’s RED Distribution. The artwork was embroidered by the Royal School of Needlework under the royal patronage of her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. In addition to the 14 cuts, the visual album includes seven music videos and three live performances.

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Aug
28
New Music: Ryan Leslie – ‘Winning’

Ryan Leslie

Ryan Leslie stays “Winning” on his latest release. The music prodigy, whose album Les Is More will be released independently on October 23, takes a victory lap through the city as he reflects on his rise to the top. “I’m never going under, I’m a chronic overachiever,” sings R-Les. Join him in the winners’ circle.

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Aug
17
New Music: Ryan Leslie f/ Raekwon – ‘Riviera Flow’

Ryan Leslie and Wu-Tang

Fresh from his studio sessions with Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, and Sheek Louch, Ryan Leslie drops the Raekwon-assisted “Riviera Flow.” The singer-producer toasts to the good life on the melodic production, which features a tough verse from the Wu-Tang Clan rapper. R-Les’ independent album Les Is More will be released on October 23.

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