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It was a good week for songs. Any week whose 5 Best Songs includes seven artists including Danny Brown, Ezra Koenig, Jessie Ware, Rustie, SBTRKT, Shura, and Spoon? That is a good week for songs. And you know what? You could maybe even argue that a few others shoulda been squeezed on there, too. Do… More »

It has to be a toss-up between Coachella and Bonnaroo as to which is our most iconic currently active American festival. Growing up in Pennsylvania, I found the earlier years of Bonnaroo somewhat mythic — I had friends who would make summer trips down to the festival, and they talked about it like it was… More »

I came so close to including the Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger’s “Animals” video this week, partly because it’s good on its own merits and partly because “eyelinered Jodorowskian hippie cult leader” is a way better look for Sean Lennon than “Cibo Matto bassist” or “guy in the East Village X-Large store waiting for… More »

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Watch Big Sean Bring Out Eminem, Danny Brown, & DeJ Loaf For “Detroit Vs. Everybody” Hometown Performance

Last night at Big Sean's "Live In Paradise" show in his hometown of Detroit, he brought fellow Motor City natives Eminem, Danny Brown, DeJ Loaf,…
Grace Birnstengel | November 7, 2015 - 3:34 pm

Riff Raff & Danny Brown – “Wetter Than Tsunami” Video

When it appeared on Riff Raff's 2014 album Neon Icon, the song "Wetter Than Tsunami" did not feature a Danny Brown guest verse. Now, all…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2015 - 11:29 am

DJ Spinn & DJ Rashad – “Dubby” (Feat. Danny Brown) Video

The Chicago footwork originator DJ Rashad died suddenly last year, but the music he left behind is still coming out. "Dubby," a track that he…
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2015 - 11:43 am

Danny Brown + Clams Casino – “Worth It”

It just makes sense to get excited when you see the names "Danny Brown" and "Clams Casino" next to each other. The two have teamed…
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2015 - 10:27 am

Adult Swim Announces 2015 Singles Series With Danny Brown, Chromatics, Run The Jewels, FlyLo, Sia x SOPHIE, & More

Adult Swim's annual singles series is back for the sixth time starting next week, and as usual the Cartoon Network offshoot has rounded up an…
Chris DeVille | June 5, 2015 - 12:01 pm

Kembe X – “Hereditary (2 Bitches)” (Feat. Danny Brown)

Kembe X is a young rapper from Chicago who's worked with people like Ab-Soul, and his new track "Hereditary (2 Bitches)," he extols the virtues…
Tom Breihan | May 28, 2015 - 9:53 am

Beatking – “DBA (Remix)” (Feat. Danny Brown) Video

I don't know how I missed this, but Beatking, the booming and gleefully nasty Houston rapper, released a new mixtape called Club God 4 back…
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2015 - 9:44 am

Watch Danny Brown’s Red Bull Music Academy Lecture

Danny Brown sat down with journalist Hattie Collins in Glasgow on 3/28 as part of the Red Bull Music Academy's UK tour. Collins interviewed Brown…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 8, 2015 - 12:46 pm

Watch Danny Brown Walk Off Stage After Being Hit By A Glass Of Water

Practically every moment of our lives can be captured on video these days -- even the ones we'd rather not have preserved. Danny Brown has…
Caitlin White | March 30, 2015 - 12:40 pm

Watch Danny Brown React To “Cat Bros” On MTV’s Ridiculousness

Danny Brown's love for his cat Siren is one of the many well-documented, awesome things about the Detroit rapper. Recently Brown appeared on MTV's Ridiculousness,…
Caitlin White | February 11, 2015 - 1:05 pm

Check Out Danny Brown’s Theme For Eddie Huang’s TV Series Fresh Off The Boat

Danny Brown is a versatile rapper who makes anything he's involved in feel effortless and cool, but he also has his finger on the pulse…
Caitlin White | February 5, 2015 - 10:28 am

Eminem, Royce da 5’9″, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Dej Loaf, Trick Trick – “Detroit Vs. Everybody” Video

Last year, Eminem rounded up all the nationally relevant rappers in his hometown -- and there are a lot of them, even if they have…
Tom Breihan | January 23, 2015 - 1:02 pm

Danny Brown Is Writing A Children’s Book

Danny Brown is currently at work on the follow-up to his 2013 album Old. This is very, very good news. But Brown is also working…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2015 - 11:28 am

Watch Young Thug, Killer Mike, Danny Brown, Pusha T, & Dozens More On 42-Minute Posse Cut “The Rap Monument”

Up until today, the Game's 13-minute, 25-rapper "One Blood" remix has been the final word in absurd, overlong rap posse cuts. But now Noisey &…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2014 - 2:16 pm

Action Bronson & Danny Brown – “Bad News” (Prod. The Alchemist)

The newly re-released Grand Theft Auto V features a pile of new songs, and one of those songs is "Bad News," in which singular rap…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2014 - 10:23 am

New Flying Lotus, Danny Brown, Action Bronson Songs Included In Relaunched Grand Theft Auto V

The Grand Theft Auto games are known for their awesome soundtracks, and Rockstar Games has announced the tracklists for each of the game's 17 radio…
James Rettig | November 17, 2014 - 6:40 pm

Eminem – “Detroit Vs. Everybody” (Feat. Royce Da 5’9″, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Dej Loaf & Trick Trick)

Eminem, who is a butthead, is about to release Shady XV, a double-disc compilation of tracks from his Shady Records label. The album has a…
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2014 - 9:54 am

Phantogram – “Black Out Days (Remix)” (Feat. Danny Brown & Leo Justi)

We've already heard a Future Islands remix of Phantogram's exquisite Voices single "Black Out Days." Now here's another alternate take by Brazilian "heavy baile" producer…
Chris DeVille | November 5, 2014 - 1:44 pm

Rustie – “Attak (Swisha House Remix)” (Feat. Danny Brown)

On the single "Attak," the Glaswegian dance-music maximalist Rustie and the Detroit rap wolverine Danny Brown teamed up for an all-out blitzkrieg of a track.
Tom Breihan | October 15, 2014 - 3:17 pm

Danny Brown – “Smokin’ & Drinkin'” Video

Danny Brown's A-Trak-produced "Smokin' & Drinkin'" is maybe the most raucous party song on the phenomenal 2013 LP Old, an album with a back half…
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2014 - 9:59 am
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