R&B

Rocketing to the Top With Jordin Sparks

The 'American Idol'-winning singer joined 'The Carlos Watson Show' for a revealing conversation.

Soul Brother No. 1 James Brown Endorses Richard Nixon? Believe It

Politics makes for strange bedfellows and none stranger than disgraced former president Richard Nixon and soul legend James Brown.

A Grammy Winner Picks 6 Things That Don’t Suck in 2020

When Grammy winner Joseph Chiccarelli tells you what your ears need to hear, you’d be foolish not to listen.

Cheating Beats: 15 of the Best Songs About Stepping Out

If there was a way to turn sadness into business, songs about infidelity might do it.

OZY TV

Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

The Mother of WAP? The Indisputable Ms. Millie Jackson

To the straight world, Millie Jackson specialized in raunch R&B.

We Ranked the Songs That Have Been Dominating the Pandemic

Because these songs have been helping us get by.

When Albanian Singers Crushed the World

A rising tide of Albanian-origin female singers is taking the world of pop music by storm, offering an alternative insight into that troubled nation.

Meeting Michael Jackson. When I Was 12

Leaving Neverland pegs Michael Jackson as a predator.

These New R&B Beats Are Changing the Hawaiian Music Scene

A collection of talented R&Bers called “Brunch” are reshaping the land of reggae and ‘jawaiian.

My Night With Ray Charles

New York, binge eating and a chance encounter with a great? Only in the Big Apple, baby.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

The Daily Struggle to Keep the Blues Alive in the Mississippi Delta

In the heart of the blues highway, the music is hanging on … by a thread.

Jason Derulo on the Future of Music

We got up next to the R&B star … for a chat at OZY Fest.

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