Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

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

Add music you love and enjoy it with My Tracks

Broadcasts

Subscribe to the Radio 1 & 1Xtra Stories podcast

Reece presents the stories that matter most - hear them here first every Wednesday

My Mind & Me

We want to get you talking about what’s going on inside your head.

BBC Advice Helplines

Get all the numbers you need, for all the advice you want