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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 up an odd crew of famous rappers to appear on the…   Read Story »
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 Devotion, the staggering and gorgeous debut album…   Read Story »
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 might still eventually do that, but this…   Read Story »
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 rips right through that carefully cultivated vibe:…   Read Story »
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 as grand a fashion as possible. Rocky started out his…   Read Story »
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 with Lana Del Rey, as well as…   Read Story »
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 the video himself, and he plays some sort…   Read Story »
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 dymanic in the rapper/dance music producer…   Read Story »
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 the internet going nuts in the last couple of…   Read Story »
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 with its release imminent, the blitz is…   Read Story »