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Future RnB

Jamz Supernova explores the exciting and experimental world of future RnB with the help of rising stars SZA, Tinashe, Bondax, Kelela and more.

BBC Radio 1Xtra's Jamz Supernova explores the exciting and experimental world of Future RnB.

Inspired by 90s RnB and facilitated by modern technology, a new generation of musicians are currently reinventing the world of RnB. Jamz sets out to meet as many of them as she can, from the unconventional US vocalist Kelela, to the young tech maestros Bondax. She also aims to discover why 90s RnB from the likes of Mariah, D'Angelo and Aaliyah has proved so influential to a generation of musicians often too young to remember the music first time around.

Also featuring pioneers and supporters of the Future RnB movement including The Weeknd's producer Illangelo, SZA, Tinashe and Paul Devro from Diplo's label Mad Decent.

1 hour

Last on

Sun 11 Jan 2015 21:00

Music Played

  • Janet Jackson

    Anytime Anyplace

  • Kelela & Kingdom

    Bankhead

    • Fade To Mind.
  • BANKS

    Warm Water (Snakehips Remix)

    Remix Artist: Snakehips.
  • Bondax

    Giving It All

    • Relentless Records.
  • Chromeo

    Call Me Up (Bondax Remix)

    Remix Artist: Bondax.
    • white.
  • Bondax

    All Inside

    • none.
    • white.
  • D’Angelo

    Cruisin

    • Brown Sugar.
    • Virgin.
  • Blackstreet

    No Diggity (Bondax Edit)

  • Janet Jackson

    If

    Remix Artist: KAYTRANADA.
    • Self Released.
  • Teedra Moses

    Be Your Girl (Kaytranada remix)

  • Bondax

    All I Want

    • All I Want.
    • white.
    • 1.
  • Tinashe

    2 On (Flava D Remix) (feat. ScHoolboy Q)

    • Aquarius.
    • RCA.
  • Brandy

    I Wanna Be Down

    • I Wanna Be Down.
    • East West.
  • Frank Ocean

    Novacane

    • Nostalgia, Ultra.
    • Def Jam.
    • 3.
  • James Blake

    CMYK

    • R & S Records.
  • The Weeknd

    What You Need

  • Cassie

    Must Be Love (Jacques Greene's Marriage Proposal Mix)

  • The Weeknd

    Rolling Stone

    • Trilogy.
    • Republic Records.
  • The Weeknd

    The Party & The After Party

    • House Of Balloons.
    • Not On Label.
    • 6.
  • The Weeknd

    Coming Down

    • House of Balloons.
    • Not on label.
    • 7.
  • The Weeknd

    Gone

  • Drake

    Crew Love (feat. The Weeknd)

    • Cash Money Records/Young Money Ent/Unive.
  • Aaliyah

    We Need A Resolution (feat. Timbaland)

  • Kelela

    Something Else

    • Mixtape.
  • Aaliyah

    One In A Million

    • Atlantic.
  • Bok Bok

    Melba's Call (feat. Kelela)

  • MNEK

    White Noise (Full Crate FS Green Remix)

  • Drake

    From Time (Full Crate remix) (feat. Jhené Aiko)

    Remix Artist: Full Crate.
  • Beyoncé

    Drunk In Love feat. Jay-Z (Full Crate Official Remix)

  • Full Crate x Mar

    Man x Woman

    • BDMNR.
  • Usher

    U Don’t Have To Call (Durkin Remix)

    • Free Download.
  • Mini Mix

    • Ciara

      Body Party (Kiff Remix)

      • Brick Bandits Entertainment.
    • Jhené Aiko

      The Worst (DJ K-Deucez Remix)

    • Ginuwine

      Pony (eSenTRIK Remix)

    • Beyoncé

      Naughty Girl (Brenmar & Fiinesse Remix)

      Remix Artist: Brenmar. Remix Artist: Fiinesse.
    • Falcons

      Boy Is Mine (Brandy X Monica)

    • Brownstone & Brenmar & Murlo

      If You Love Me (Brenmar & Murlo Remix)

    • INOJ

      Love You Down (eSenTRIK Remix)

    • DJ Yolo Bear

      Whitney vs. Brandy

    • Weep

      I Know You Got Work

    • Justin Timberlake

      My Love (Playground Mob Remix)

    • Janet Jackson

      If (Kaytranada Remix)

      Remix Artist: KAYTRANADA.
      • Free Download.
      • White Label.
      • 1.
    • Tinashe

      Vulnerable (Pomo Remix) (feat. Travis Scott)

      Remix Artist: Pomo.
    • Musiq Soulchild

      Just Friends (Wantigga Remix)

    • Teedra Moses

      You'll Never Find (Jack Junior Bootleg)

    • Usher

      You Make Me Wanna (King Henry Remix)

      Remix Artist: King Henry.
    • Tajan & Fwdslxsh

      Beautiful (Esta Edit)

      • soulection.
    • Ciara

      Body Party (Jacques Greene Remix)

    • TLC

      No Scrubs (Stélouse Remix)

      Remix Artist: StéLouse.
    • Aaliyah

      If Your Girl Only Knew (Drunkmaster Flex & eSenTRIK Remix)

      Remix Artist: eSenTRIK.
  • Arnold

    100 Dreams (i Luv Your Girl Rmx)

    • Free Download.
  • Amerie

    1 Thing (Cherokee Remix)

  • Amerie

    Why Don't We Fall In Love

    • Columbia.
  • Amerie

    1 Thing

    • 1 Thing.
    • Columbia.
  • Amerie

    Gotta Work (Phazz Remix)

  • Amerie

    Why Don't We Fall In Love (Kaytranada Remix)

  • Sango

    Here With Me

    • North.
    • SOULECTION.
  • Lakim

    Thinkin Bout (Doin U)

    • Thinkin Bout (Doin U).
    • Soulection.
  • Sango

    Middle of Things, Beautiful Wife (feat. SPZRKT)

  • SZA

    Childs Play (feat. Chance the Rapper)

  • Lauryn Hill

    Doo Wop (That Thing)

    • The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill.
    • Ruffhouse.
  • SZA

    Babylon (feat. Kendrick Lamar)

    • Top Dog Entertainment.
  • Liz

    Say U Would

    • Just Like You EP.
    • Mad Decent.
    • 2.
  • Burial

    Archangel

    • Untrue.
    • Hyperdub.
    • 1.
  • Blackstreet

    No Diggity (Bondax Edit)

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