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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

SXSW goes down next week and you know what that means: Scott, James, and Gabriela are going to be extremely tired and baking in the…
Stereogum | March 9, 2018 - 5:25 pm

2017 In Review

The 10 Best Covers Of 2017

Now that the year's over, it's time to go over a list of the 10 best covers to emerge from the various corners of the…
Nate Patrin | December 28, 2017 - 11:56 am

The Week In Pop

Rap Is Having Another Pop Moment

"Rap is not pop/ If you call it that, then stop." When Q-Tip spoke those words on "Check The Rhime," the most enduring single from…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2017 - 1:45 pm

More Sade stories

Christine And The Queens – “No Ordinary Love” (Sade Cover)

Héloïse Letissier, the French singer-songwriter and producer behind Christine And The Queens, came out with a new album, Chris, back in September. She surrounded the…
Julia Gray | December 5, 2018 - 9:32 am

Sade – “The Big Unknown”

At the end of August we learned Sade was contributing a new song to Widows, director Steve McQueen's new movie starring Viola Davis. As Pitchfork
Chris DeVille | November 9, 2018 - 11:44 pm

New Sade Song Will Be Featured In Steve McQueen’s Widows

Earlier this year, Sade released her first new song in 7 years, "Flower Of The Universe," for the A Wrinkle In Time soundtrack. And it…
James Rettig | August 31, 2018 - 2:42 pm

Kaytranada Remixes Sade & A Tribe Called Quest

In the two years since the great Montreal dance producer Kaytranada released his deeply promising debut album 99.9%, he's been in collaboration mode. He's worked…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2018 - 10:04 am

Teyana Taylor’s Album Won’t Be Updated With Those Sade & Lauryn Hill Samples After All

Teyana Taylor's new Kanye West-produced album K.T.S.E arrived late to streaming services after some sample clearance issues involving an unlicensed Billy Stewart sample and missing…
James Rettig | July 2, 2018 - 4:07 pm

Watch Bon Iver And Moses Sumney Cover Sade At Bonnaroo

Sade's "By Your Side" is still having a moment as evidenced by the fact that Bon Iver invited Moses Sumney onstage to sing a cover…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 13, 2018 - 4:20 pm

Amber Mark – “Love Is Stronger Than Pride” Video (Sade Cover)

Amber Mark -- the very talented musician who we named an Artist To Watch -- is releasing a new EP, Conexão, today. It's the follow-up…
James Rettig | May 4, 2018 - 10:20 am

Sade – “Flower Of The Universe”

Helen Folasade Adu doesn't leave the house for just anyone. Adu, the leader and namesake of the enigmatic and beloved band Sade, shows up very
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2018 - 8:53 am

Sade Releasing First Song In 7 Years For A Wrinkle In Time Soundtrack

Quiet storm legend Sade hasn't released new music in seven years, but she'll have a song called "Flower Of The Universe" on the A Wrinkle
Chris DeVille | February 20, 2018 - 1:02 pm

Watch Kelela Cover Sade’s “Like A Tattoo” In The BBC Live Lounge

The great Los Angeles R&B singer Kelela is known for singing over head-spinning, futuristic beats. But as she shows on her stunning new album Take
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2017 - 4:34 pm

Drake Got Another Sade Tattoo

Drake got a tattoo of Sade around the time he met the legendary singer back in March, and it looks like he just added another…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 13, 2017 - 4:39 pm

Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith – “By Your Side” (Sade Cover)

Earlier this year, we ran a whole column on all the artists, over the years, who have covered Sade's great 2000 ballad "By Your Side."
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2017 - 11:53 am

Download Vacations’ OVO-Approved Drake x Sade Mashup EP More Love

Tonight's episode of Drake's Beats 1 radio show OVO Sound Radio highlighted More Love, a new mashup project combining tracks from Drake's recent "playlist" More
Chris DeVille | May 27, 2017 - 10:27 pm