An illustration of Beyonce with her hand on her hip in a purple outfit against a bright gleaming gradient background

Beyoncé's Surprise Drop Changed The Industry. Now It's A 'Familiar' Process

Experts weigh in on why Bey's 2013 album arrival became the playbook
A stylized treatment of Beyonce

Albums Of The Year: Beyoncé's 'Renaissance' Is The Sound Of Freedom And Adventure

The Queen's seventh album reclaims the Black origins of dance music
A triptych photo of Carly Rae Jepsen, vocalist Molly Rankin from the band Alvvays, and Remi Wolf

Bop Shop: Songs By Carly Rae Jepsen, Alvvays, Remi Wolf, And More

A trumpeted Frank Ocean melody, a clever interpolation of a Right Said Fred classic, and more
Beyoncé performs onstage during the City of Hope Spirit of Life Gala 2018 at Barker Hangar on October 11, 2018 in Santa Monica, California.

Beyoncé’s Biggest Sonic Pivot Yet Finds Inspiration In The Past

‘Renaissance’ finds the artist embracing the past — both her own and the legacy of dance music
Beyoncé performing at the 2022 Oscars.

Beyoncé Strips 'Break My Soul' Down To A Capella And Instrumental Versions

Just one more week until Queen Bey drops 'Act I: Renaissance'