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At this point, it's only a few weeks before we get to hear Matangi, the fourth album from M.I.A. One of its tracks is "Y.A.L.A.," a sputtering and fizzing rave attack that takes the piss out of the…   Read Story »
"If you only live once why we keep doing the same shit?" That's the question Maya Arulpragasam posed on Twitter today while leaking a one-minute, 26-second preview of Matangi anti-YOLO manifesto…   Read Story »
Versace! Versace Versace! M.I.A. just got her own clothing line at Versace! (Sorry.) M.I.A. just designed some clothes for Versace's Versus line, which aims to be more affordable than the baroquely…   Read Story »
Between her forthcoming album and her ongoing now-public legal battle with the NFL, M.I.A. has a whole lot going on lately. But first, let's talk about the album Matangi, which is a long time coming…   Read Story »
Almost two years ago, in her appearance during Madonna's Super Bowl halftime show performance, M.I.A. briefly flipped off the camera. It's pretty likely that you haven't thought about that overblown…   Read Story »
M.I.A.'s mutating new-wave jam "Come Walk With Me" made its way to Tumblr earlier this week, but obviously, the best way to hear the song is by reading the lyrics and looking at trippy CGI images of…   Read Story »
Last week, M.I.A. shared a preview of the new song "Come Walk With Me," one of the tracks from her forthcoming album Matangi, which finally looks like it's going to get to come out. That preview made…   Read Story »
M.I.A. has released a 90-second preview of track "Come Walk With Me," a song we heard in demo form last year. Earlier this year, we reported that label reps said the album was "too positive" as a…   Read Story »
M.I.A. has shared another track from the forthcoming Matangi. It's called "UNBREAK my Mixtape" and samples Blur's "Tender." Check it out below. Matangi is out 11/5 via…   Read Story »
This is the news I have been waiting on for months: M.I.A.'s fourth studio album Matangi has an official release date and it is 11/5. Interscope, after allegedly shelving the album for being "too…   Read Story »