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The spaced-out production guru Flying Lotus has lined up some big names to guest on his forthcoming album You're Dead!, and we've already heard what happens when Herbie Hancock jumps on a track with…   Read Story »
Several reviewers compared Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A.A.d. city to James Joyce's modernist novel Ulysses, in that both of them chronicled the twists and turns of a day in the life of a young…   Read Story »
Late last month, Flying Lotus finally announced his fifth album, You're Dead! (that's its trippy cover art above) and now we've got some more news on it, including its guest stars. Not surprisingly,…   Read Story »
When the visionary Los Angeles beat-mangler Flying Lotus got Thom Yorke and Erykah Badu to show up on his album Until The Quiet Comes a couple of years ago, that felt like a big deal indeed, even if…   Read Story »
The Atlanta synth-rap mastermind Mike WiLL Made It was one of last year's dominant producers, and based on the sort of collaborators he now has at his disposal, he seems determined to hold onto that…   Read Story »
In addition to the debut of that "new" Michael Jackson song, last night's inaugural iHeartRadio Music Awards featured performances by Pitbull, Blake Shelton, Thirty Seconds To Mars, Shakira ... wait,…   Read Story »
The whole team it took to come up with The Amazing Spider-Man 2's lackluster pop single "It's On Again" performed on Fallon last night. Kendrick opened with his intro verse before turning it over to…   Read Story »
Pharrell produced "It's On Again," the new Alicia Keys inspirational-disco number from the soundtrack to The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and Kendrick Lamar starts it out with a shouty verse, which means…   Read Story »
SZA, whose aqueous star-child R&B is singlehandedly making TDE more than just an all-male, all-rap label, will release her Z EP tomorrow, and we've already posted her "Babylon" video and her Chance…   Read Story »
The summer festival scene grows ever more crowded, and now a fairly major new one called the Hudson Project Festival has announced that it'll come to Winston Farm in Saugerties, New York (near the…   Read Story »