Review: RY RY WORLD — Mariah the Scientist

R&B is in an exciting place right now; whether you prefer the traditionalism of a Jazmine Sullivan or a Mariah Carey or the futurism of a Dawn Richard or a Kelela, there’s room for everyone to explore their desired sound. Another Mariah — Mariah the Scientist, to be exact — is forging a path of her own with a beautiful blend of the past, present, and future of the genre, just as her moniker suggests. RY RY WORLD, her second album and follow-up to 2019’s Master, is a continuation of the singer’s unflinchingly honest lyrics and atmospheric soundscapes that aims to cement her place in…