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Revisit Saint Heron’s “17 Wards of Wonder” During Prospect 3 Featuring Kelis, SZA, and Katey Red

As the citywide visual and cultural art engagement Prospect 4 begins this weekend in New Orleans on November 18th, we’re revisiting our 2014 Saint Heron and Prospect 3 collaboration with Kelis, SZA and Katey Red for our original multidisciplinary art experience, “Amen! Amen! The 17 Wards of Wonder”! The three part experience celebrated the unique…

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The Revisit: Kelis’ “Wanderland”

“A funhouse.” That is the first image that came to mind when I first heard the blaring car siren that opens Kelis’ Neptunes-produced masterpiece “Young, Fresh n’ New” back in the senior year of high school. I was preparing to lead my dance company, Grüvment (“groovement”), to a competition and needed something big, funky, and…

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Watch Little Dragon Cover Kelis and Andre 3000’s “Millionaire”

Little Dragon recently graced Australia’s Triple J radio station with an appearance on Breakfast with Matt & Alex. During their stay, the Swedish band covered Kelis and Andre 3000‘s 2004 single “Millionaire.” The posse nailed every sound of Andre 3000’s hypnotizing production with ease as vocalist Yukimi Nagano adapted Kelis’ vocals. Nagano also gets several…

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Stream Kelis’ ‘Food’ Album

Singer-songwriter and newly certified chef, Kelis, cooks up her sixth studio album, Food. The effort is entirely produced by TV One Radio guitarist Dave Sitek and his 13-piece band set. Transitioning from her 2010 dance-infused album, Flesh Tone, Kelis metamorphosed Food into a genre-bending, throwback R&B project with heavy instrumentation and nostalgic feelings of yesteryear.…

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Video: Kelis, “Rumble”

Kelis released the track and video for “Jerk Ribs,” the first single from her forthcoming album, Food. In spirit of clever marketing, she launched a food truck at SXSW, serving a variety of BBQ items inspired by the project’s tracklist. Now, the “Milkshake” singer follows with her latest visual for “Rumble,” and in pure fashion,…

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Video: Kelis, “Jerk Ribs”

Gearing up for the release of her forthcoming album, Kelis releases a visual for her “Jerk Ribs” single. The video takes us on a behind-the-scenes voyage of the”Milk Shake” singer’s life as she turns Mexico into her personal runway for a fierce, vibrant photo shoot. Watch the clip above and be sure to catch Kelis…

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Kelis to Release New Album in April

Following up 2010’s electronic-driven Flesh Tone, Kelis is to release her anticipated forthcoming sixth studio album, Food. The effort is to be majority produced by TV On the Radio’s Dave Sitek, and is described in a press release to be “a soul record that’s as raw and alternative as it is classic.” There’s no word…

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Solange Graces Glamour Magazine’s Cover as One of 2017’s Women of the Year

Dubbed “the patron saint of black women” by film and TV producer Mimi Valdés, our boss lady Solange has been named one of Glamour Magazine’s Women of the Year and rightfully so. Celebrated for her “bold declaration of our Blackness past and present” through the masterpiece that is A Seat At The Table and her slew of accomplishments from the…

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Tyler, The Creator’s Camp Flog Gnaw is Back With An Impressive Line-up

Part carnival, part music festival, Tyler, The Creator’s Camp Flog Gnaw has become the highlight of LA’s summer music scene since its inception in 2012. What started out as something of an experiment, a childhood dream of Tyler’s has turned into an annual event whose past performers have included ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, and Snoop…

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Maad*Moiselle Is A Multifaceted Artist Who’s Bringing Disco Back

Music is a multi-sensory discovery where visuals and sounds multiply to give an overall feel –bonus points when its authentic. We recently came across New York songstress Maad*Moiselle‘s latest tune, “Sweet & Low” and became immediately seduced by her overall stylish delivery. “Sweet & Low” is sprinkled with vibes reminiscent of disco’s golden area which…

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Watch Our “Amen! Amen! The 17 Wards of Wonder” Recap Video

In October, Saint Heron teamed up with New Orleans’ Prospect 3—the largest U.S. biennial of international contemporary art—to present “Amen! Amen! The 17 Wards of Wonder.” A cleverly curated three-part event, “Amen! Amen!” captured the regional history of New Orleans through art, cuisine, and musical performances. The night began with a ride through the Crescent…

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Black to the Future

February… the 28 days where we celebrate the overabundance of Black excellence throughout time. Always looking ahead however, the art world has declared the next four weeks, Black Future Month. From lectures to gallery shows, the focus is where we are going while injecting ourselves into the otherworldly. With her amazing Super Bowl performance Sunday night,…

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