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At what point does going on co-headlining tours with his visionary friends and lovers cease to benefit Jay Z? Throughout much of 2011 and 2012, Jay shared the stage with Kanye West on the Watch The…   Read Story »
This week's central battle came down, as so many do, to the eternal conflict between well-intentioned grand-scale storytelling and gleefully trashy bloodletting. It's the Forrest Gump vs. Pulp…   Read Story »
At this point, after "Scare Me," "Bubble Butt," and so many more, we can count on Major Lazer to put together a very entertaining music video. In the clip for the Apocalypse Soon EP's Sean Paul…   Read Story »
Pharrell is still having a moment. And while his mug (and his hat) seems to be everywhere these days, in Major Lazer's new video for "Aerosol Can" we hear Pharrell, but instead of seeing his…   Read Story »
For "Lose Yourself," a song from the new Apocalypse Soon EP, Diplo's Major Lazer project brought in help from the dance producer Moska and the be-suited, fauxhawked dancehall duo RDX. In the song's…   Read Story »
Diplo's been playing around with dancehall for years now, especially on the reggae-centric Major Lazer project, and now he's made a song with Sean Paul, a star who was crossing over to mainstream…   Read Story »
Diplo's Major Lazer project is devoted, more or less, to finding connections between dancehall reggae and urgent, big-room dance music, and the new track "Lose Yourself," which has nothing to do with…   Read Story »
Apocalypse Soon, the forthcoming EP from Diplo's dancehall-centric Major Lazer project, is packed with guest appearances from Caribbean stars like Sean Paul and Machel Montano. But first single…   Read Story »
"Sweat," a pounding collaboration with the Dutch producer Laidback Luke and the British rapper Ms. Dynamite, was one of the increasingly few tracks on Major Lazer's sophomore album Free The Universe…   Read Story »
Major Lazer have a rep for over-the-time, bright-colored wacky visuals, from their work with Eric Wareheim to their recent Robocop-referencing clip for "Scare Me." The video for "Jet Blue Jet"…   Read Story »