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11 Intriguing Appearances On At.Long.Last.A$AP

While the A$AP Mob has always attracted attention for their Tumblr-cultivated iconography (and iconoclasm), they’ve typically been less about chasing or even starting trends than they are about reinventing them. A$AP Rocky’s shown skill and savvy in building on his lifelong hip-hop influences — he was named after Rakim and raised on Dipset — while… More »

By: Nate Patrin / May 27, 2015 - 4:11 pm

Premature Evaluation: A$AP Rocky At.Long.Last.A$AP

The last voice we hear on At.Long.Last.A$AP, the new A$AP Rocky album, doesn’t belong to Rocky. Instead, it’s a classic Dame Dash-style rant from Rocky’s aesthetic mentor A$AP Yams: “These tackass motherfuckers be all up in the pictures, wearin’ all types of red and green stripes, overaccessorizing out this motherfucker!” Yams wasn’t a rapper or… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 26, 2015 - 5:20 pm

PacSun Pulls A$AP Rocky T-Shirt After Complaints That It Disrespects Veterans

Teen pop-punk T-shirt specialists PacSun have switched gears: The company is now teaming with popular rappers to lock down their cool cachet. You may recall that they sold official Yeezus tour T-shirts back in 2013. However, their latest collaboration backfired this weekend due to the United States Flag Code. PacSun’s “A$AP Worldwide A$AP T-Shirt” i… More »

By: Caitlin White / May 26, 2015 - 3:51 pm

A$AP Rocky’s At.Long.Last.A$AP Is Out Now, A Week Early

This weekend A$AP Rocky’s At.Long.Last.A$AP became the latest high-profile album to leak early, and now Rocky has released the project a week ahead of schedule to combat the leak. The Long.Live.A$AP follow-up was tipped for release at midnight tonight, but it ended up going on sale a few minutes beforehand. You’ve heard “Lord Pretty FlackoMore »

By: Chris DeVille / May 26, 2015 - 12:00 am

A$AP Rocky Got LSD From Makonnen At SXSW, Then Had Three Orgies

Ah, the life of a celebrity. In a new interview with New York Post A$AP Rocky recounted his SXSW experience, which involved Makonnen, acid, and three orgies. Rocky previously opened up about his experimentation with psychedelics, and his new single is called “L$D,” so it seems appropriate. Here’s how Rocky described it:

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By: James Rettig / May 24, 2015 - 10:40 am

A$AP Rocky – “Electric Body” (Feat. Schoolboy Q)

With A$AP Rocky’s At.Long.Last.A$AP just around the corner, tracks are starting trickle out. We’ve already heard the officially released “L$D,” “Everyday,” and “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2,” and now the Schoolboy Q-featuring track “Electric Body” has made its way online. As with most leaks, you’ll have to put up with stupid tags popping up i… More »

By: James Rettig / May 22, 2015 - 6:27 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Memorial Day weekend is upon us, but for the most part this week’s best singles aren’t the ideal soundtrack for your cookout. (Speaking of which: We’re still waiting for those BBQ bangers you promised, Kanye.) The songs that struck us this week are mostly serious and/or introspective, and even the loud ones are a better… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 22, 2015 - 2:28 pm

Watch A$AP Rocky And Vince Staples In The DOPE Red Band Trailer

A$AP Rocky has a busy summer ahead. He’s releasing his highly-anticipated new album At.Long.Last.A$AP. and has a major role in a movie called DOPE that was co-executive produced by Pharrell Williams and Sean Combs. Today, they’ve released the red band trailer for the movie, which also stars Shameik Moore, Tony Revolori, Kiersey Clemons, Kimberly Elise,… More »

By: Caitlin White / May 22, 2015 - 11:59 am

A$AP Rocky’s At.Long.Last.A$AP Features Kanye West, M.I.A., Lil Wayne, UGK

A$AP Rocky’s new album At.Long.Last.A$AP is only a couple of weeks away from release, but the LP has been shrouded in secrecy ever since we learned of its release. But a tracklist just hit the internet, and it’s pretty fascinating. We’ve heard a few of the tracks that’ll be on it: “Lord Pretty Flacko JodyeMore »

By: Tom Breihan / May 21, 2015 - 1:55 pm

A$AP Rocky – “LSD” Video

A$AP Rocky has shared another track from his upcoming sophomore album, At.Long.Last.A$AP. Lil B was the first one to share the song. This is the second track we’ve heard from the record in the past few weeks, following the following the Miguel/Mark Ronson/Rod Stewart team-up “Everyday.” The new track is called “LSD,” and it’s a… More »

By: James Rettig / May 19, 2015 - 10:30 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We had this list laid out last night, hours before Mark Kozelek dropped a new track off the upcoming Sun Kil Moon record, Universal Themes. No surprise: It was — and is — a very good song. So we had to reassess and reorganize. Sharon Van Etten’s “Remembering Mountains” was ultimately dropped so we could… More »

By: Stereogum / May 15, 2015 - 1:24 pm

A$AP Rocky – “Everyday” (Feat. Rod Stewart, Miguel, & Mark Ronson)

A$AP Rocky debuted a new song just a little while ago at his talk for Red Bull Music Academy, and now the studio version is live. It’s a massive track called “Everyday” that boasts guest appearances from Rod Stewart, Miguel, and Mark Ronson, and it feels very much like the lead single from his upcoming… More »

By: James Rettig / May 7, 2015 - 10:03 pm

Raekwon – “I Got Money” (Feat. A$AP Rocky)

For what feels like years, the Wu-Tang legend Raekwon has been promising a new album with the excellent title Fly International Luxurious Art. Next week, the album will come out, and it will feature a roster of guest stars that includes Ghostface Killah, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, and a whole mess of others. We’ve already… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 21, 2015 - 9:24 am

Watch A$AP Rocky’s Red Bull Music Academy Lecture

Just a few weeks ago, we watched journalist Hattie Collins interview Danny Brown in Glasgow for the RBMA UK tour, and today you can watch her interview A$AP Rocky at London’s St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel. At the beginning of this particular lecture, Rocky invites Mos Def up to the stage to talk about their friendshi… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / April 20, 2015 - 4:35 pm

Watch A New Trailer For Dope, A$AP Rocky’s Feature Film Debut

We saw a brief trailer for Dope, A$AP Rocky’s feature film debut, when it premiered at Sundance. Now a much longer, more detailed trailer has emerged, and it makes the movie look pretty awesome. The story revolves around Malcolm (Shameik Moore), a straight-A student from Inglewood, California who plays in a punk band and love… More »

By: Chris DeVille / April 17, 2015 - 2:10 pm

Watch A$AP Rocky Get Into A Fight In A London Bagel Store

During A$AP Rocky’s recent stay in London, someone apparently threw something at his car, which resulted in an altercation that has been preserved through the magic of YouTube. In the video that went online yesterday, Rocky chews out his assailant inside a bagel store, including a threat to “snuff you right now,” before leaving i… More »

By: Chris DeVille / April 17, 2015 - 10:49 am

A$AP Rocky – “M’s”

A$AP Rocky says his new album is coming “seriously soon,” and we’re starting to see indications that it may be so. Over the past few months, we’ve heard a few new Rocky tracks like “Multiply” and “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2.” And now another one has shown up online. This one is called “M’s,” and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 8, 2015 - 3:08 pm

Chief Keef Fans Love To Record Themselves Turning Up To “Faneto”

Chief Keef’s biggest hit is undoubtedly “I Don’t Like,” the song that went viral, got a star-studded Kanye West remix, and made Keef a hip-hop household name. But Chicago street blog Kollege Kid (via The Fader) argues that “Faneto,” which first appeared on Keef’s October 2014 mixtape Back From The Dead 2 and is earmarked… More »

By: Chris DeVille / March 27, 2015 - 1:21 pm

A$AP Rocky’s New Album Coming “Seriously Soon,” Features FKA Twigs, Lykke Li, Clams Casino

Like virtually everyone else in music, A$AP Rocky made the trip down to Austin this year to perform at a corporate-sponsored show (Samsung in his case). And while he was there, he talked to Billboard, telling the magazine that his follow-up to 2013’s Long.Live.A$AP is finished and being mastered. He didn’t want to give away… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 20, 2015 - 9:58 am

Red Bull Music Academy Announces NY Fest With PC Music, Arthur Russell Tribute, FKA Twigs, & More

Red Bull Music Academy is returning to New York City for the third year in a row for a month-long series of events. Highlights include FKA Twigs performances that will have “ten dancers, costumes by Alexander McQueen, and spectacular visuals”; a showcase from PC Music and SOPHIE; a two-night tribute to Arthur Russell that will… More »

By: James Rettig / March 9, 2015 - 11:04 am
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