Jesse Boykins III Is The Best R&B Singer That Nobody Talks About. Watch His New Video Immediately
Musicians like The Weeknd and Frank Ocean get all the buzz for bringing R&B into the 21st century, but Jesse Boykins III, a 29-year-old Chicago musician who made his come up working with one of Brooklyn’s most progressive rappers (Melo-X,) needs to get more of that credit. He’s spent years reconciling the grove that makes Motown killer, with the subtle poetic craft of post-R.Kelly R&B.
If none of that highbrow music shit makes any sense to you though, just play Mr. Boykins III’s music and watch everyone in the room start having sex with each other.