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Profile and Interview by Dorian Lynskey, Q, March 2000

She reckons she's no saner than Ol' Dirty Bastard. God help us. ...

Kelis: Kaleidoscope (Virgin)

Review by Dorian Lynskey, Q, March 2000

Debut from 20-year-old New Yorker Kelis ("kay leese") Rogers, the female voice on Puff Daddy's 'PC 2000' and 0l' Dirty Bastard's 'Got Your Money'. ...

Kelis Doesn't Get Mad, She Gets Even

Interview by Jaan Uhelszki, Rolling Stone, 9 March 2000

Hip-hop's current It Girl talks about her reputation, decision-making, and more ...

Kelis: Kaleidoscope

Review by Dorian Lynskey, Select, April 2000

DEBUT FROM 20-year-old New Yorker Kelis ("kayleese") Rogers, the female voice on Puff Daddy's 'PE 2000' and Old Dirty Bastard's 'Got Your Money'. ...

Kelis: Kaleidoscope

Review by Chris Roberts, Uncut, April 2000

Captivating Macy-worrying debut remarries hip hop and soul ...

Kelis: The Harlem Hurricane Blows Up A Storm

Interview by Chris Roberts, Uncut, April 2000

IT'S SCARILY early on a Monday morning and she says she's as out of it as I am ("I love the night, it just seems ...

The 'I Hate You So Much Right Now' Woman: Kelis

Report and Interview by Ben Thompson, Daily Telegraph, April 2000

STRIDING PURPOSEFULLY down one of the seamiest streets in Soho, 20-year-old Kelis (pronounced kuh-leece) Rogers is a day-glo Amazon. ...

D’Angelo: Voodoo/Erykah Badu: Mama’s Gun/Kelis: Kaleidoscope

Review by Cleothus Hardcastle, Rock's Backpages, December 2000

SOMEHOW "SOUL" music lives on, clinging to life in the midst of the coldest, meanest materialism. Straight outta Brooklyn came two of the heirs to ...

Seeking Tuneage Kicks With... Kelis

Interview by Dorian Lynskey, Select, January 2001

Space-age R&8 queen Kelis laughs long and loud about organ donation, Muse and why Tom Jones ruins her day. But what's her... ...

Kelis: Astoria, London

Live Review by Simon Price, Independent on Sunday, 26 August 2001

WITH BOBBY DIGITAL in such belligerent mood, you'd think Kelis might keep her head down. After all, 'Got Ya Money', her duet with the RZA's ...

Joi/Ndégeocello/Kelis: Walk on Gilded Splinters

Review by Kandia Crazy Horse, The Village Voice, 1 May 2002

Joi: Star Kitty's Revenge; Me'Shell Ndégeocello: Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape; Kelis: Wanderland ...

N*E*R*D: Irving Plaza, New York City

Live Review by Will Hermes, Spin, September 2002

WHAT do you do when you're a studio rat who's passed the Courvoisier with Busta Rhymes and P. Diddy and logged hits for 'N Sync, ...

Kelis: Tasty

Review by Amy Linden, Vibe, 2003

SHE'S THE NEPTUNES' fave session chick, critics dug her 2000 debut Kaleidoscope and the fashion world (and Nas) thinks she's the shit. ...

Ice Queen Kelis Blows Her Cool

Interview by Gavin Martin, Daily Mirror, 16 January 2004


Givin' It To The Homegirl: The Trouble With Kelis 

Comment by Neil Kulkarni, The Quietus, 10 June 2010

With Neil Kulkarni finding something rotten in the state of girl-pop, he turns up his nose at Kelis' curdled Milkshake and explains why Brit Envy ...


Interview by Ian Gittins, Wonderland, September 2010


Kelis, Grace Jones, Lana Del Rey, Chic, Friendly Fires et al: Lovebox Festival, Victoria Park, London

Live Review by Jude Rogers, The Guardian, 18 June 2012



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