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A brief timeline of the past week inside the bizarre media Bermuda Triangle that is Taylor Swift, Ryan Adams, and Father John Misty:… More »

Chris already wrote some words about Macklemore’s mind-boggling new “Downtown” video. That’s good, because my writeup of it would pretty much just be: “Umm… like… what?” It’s one of the slickest, most over-the-top music videos of the year, and yet its most enduring image is Macklemore grabbing his crotch and then rotating it. It attempt… More »

Chris is out on paternity leave so I’m taking over The Week In Pop for a couple of weeks… More »

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Watch R. Kelly, Janelle Monáe, Kendrick Lamar, Justin Timberlake Perform At 2013 BET Awards

Last night, BET held its annual awards show, and the broadcast produced a whole lot in the way of highlights. Kendrick Lamar did "Bitch, Don't
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2013 - 10:25 am

Stereogum Monthly Mix: May 2013

A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May's absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you'll find it here…
Amrit Singh | June 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

A$AP Ferg – “Work (Remix)” Video (Feat. French Montana, Trinidad James, Schoolboy Q & A$AP Rocky)

Yesterday, we posted A$AP Ferg's unhinged all-star remix to the 2012 underground hit "Work." And now we get the video, in which Ferg and associate…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2013 - 1:08 pm

A$AP Ferg – “Work (Remix)” (Feat. Schoolboy Q, French Montana, Trinidad James & A$AP Rocky)

With last year's blaring, anthemic underground hit "Work," A$AP Ferg became the first non-Rocky A$AP Mob member to break out. And now he's lined u…
Tom Breihan | May 14, 2013 - 10:31 am

Jessie Ware – “Wildest Moments (Remix)” (Feat. A$AP Rocky)

The entire concept of import albums and domestic releases doesn't make a whole lot of sense in an era where everyone downloads everything anyway, but…
Tom Breihan | April 1, 2013 - 8:52 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I still haven't done the thing I talked about doing last week, opening this column up to late-night peformances or fan-taped camera-phone concert vids. I…
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2013 - 2:08 pm

A$AP Rocky – “Wild For The Night” Video (Feat. Skrillex)

As a rapper, A$AP Rocky's greatest gift is for creating a sticky bad-dream sort of atmosphere. And on Long.Live.A$AP, his debut album, only one song…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2013 - 9:59 am

Watch A$AP Rocky On Letterman With A-Trak, AraabMuzik, DJ Clark Kent

Last night, on the release date of his major label debut Long.Live.A$AP, A$AP Rocky debuted on the Late Show With David Letterman stage in a…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2013 - 9:41 am

A$AP Rocky (Feat. Florence Welch) – “I Come Apart”

A$AP Rocky is joined by siren Florence Welsh for Long.Live.A$AP. bonus cut "I Come Apart." Rocky is no stranger to indie chanteuses, having previously collaborated
Claire Lobenfeld | January 10, 2013 - 12:19 pm

A$AP Rocky – “Long Live A$AP” Video

Just before Christmas, A$AP Rocky debuted the video for "Long Live A$AP," the hazy title track from his new album. Alongside Samantha Lecca, Rocky directed…
Tom Breihan | December 26, 2012 - 8:14 am

Premature Evaluation: A$AP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP

There's plenty to discuss on Long.Live.A$AP, A$AP Rocky's official label-sanctioned debut album, but the first thing that jumps out at me is this: The power…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2012 - 12:24 pm

A$AP Rocky – “1Train” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$, Yelawolf, Danny Brown, Action Bronson & Big K.R.I.T.)

On "1 Train," a massive six-minute posse cut from his forthcoming LONGLIVEA$AP album, A$AP Rocky has lined up pretty much every single rapper who's had…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2012 - 11:58 am

Watch A$AP Rocky Debut “Long.Live.A$AP” On MTV

A$AP Rocky's Long.Live.A$AP is one of Q1 2013's most eagerly awaited albums, and probably the most anticipated hip-hop record since Good Kid m.A.A.d. City, and…
Michael Nelson | December 13, 2012 - 4:04 pm

A$AP Rocky – “Fuckin’ Problems” (Feat. Drake, Kendrick Lamar & 2 Chainz) Video

A$AP Rocky recruited a hell of a lineup for "Fuckin' Problem," the sex-talk posse cut from his forthcoming album LONGLIVEA$AP. And all four guys show…
Tom Breihan | December 4, 2012 - 9:46 am

Big Boi – “Lines” (Feat. A$AP Rocky & Phantogram) (Stereogum Premiere)

Next month, OutKast rapper Big Boi will release his new album Vicious Lies And Dangerous Rumors, the follow-up to 2010's excellent Sir Lucious Left Foot.
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2012 - 2:38 pm

Fat Joe – “Yellow Tape” Video (Feat. Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky & French Montana)

Last week, we posted "Yellow Tape," a new paint-by-numbers Fat Joe posse cut most notable for marking A$AP Rocky's entry into the A-list featured-rappers roundtable.
Tom Breihan | November 5, 2012 - 10:44 am

Fat Joe – “Yellow Tape” (Feat. Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky & French Montana)

Good news, everyone! A$AP Rocky is now a big enough deal that he can be one of several randomly-assembled rap stars who show up o…
Tom Breihan | October 29, 2012 - 5:08 pm

ASAP Rocky – “F*ckin Problem” (Feat. 2 Chainz, Drake And Kendrick Lamar)

Earlier today, ASAP Rocky dropped the star-studded, Noah “40” Shebib-produced cut “F*ckin Problem,” a sneering track featuring verses from 2 Chainz, Drake and Kendrick Lamar.
Corban Goble | October 18, 2012 - 4:39 pm

DJ Muggs – “Dank” (Feat. A$AP Rocky)

Two decades ago, DJ Muggs, as the musical member of Cypress Hill, did a whole lot to push rap production further. And on his new…
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2012 - 1:26 pm

A$AP Mob – “Bath Salt” Video (Feat. Flatbush Zombies)

"Bath Salt" was the first single we heard from A$AP Mob's crew mixtape Lord$ Never Worry, our reigning Mixtape Of The Week. And last night,…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2012 - 8:51 am