Bilal (US jazz/neo-soul vocalist Bilal Oliver)
Bilal Sayeed Oliver (born August 23, 1979), better known mononymously as Bilal, is an American singer-songwriter, musician and producer. He is currently an independent artist residing in New York City.
Bilal is noted for his wide vocal range, his work across multiple genres, and his live performances. He has been well received, both nationally and internationally, with an extensive list of collaborations including Kendrick Lamar, Common, Erykah Badu, Jay-Z, Beyoncé, Guru, J Dilla, Robert Glasper, The Roots, and many more.
- ^ Price, Emmett George (2010). Encyclopedia of African American Music 3. ABC-CLIO. p. 656. ISBN 0313341990.
- ^ Good, Karen Renée (October 2000). "Next". Vibe (New York): 106. Retrieved 14 December 2012.
- ^ Kellman, Andy. "Bilal Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010.
- ^ "Bilal Biography". Starpulse.com. Retrieved 29 March 2012.