Santigold

Lollapalooza 2009 Wrap-Up

If you weren't talking about the weather in Grant Park this weekend, you weren't in Grant Park this weekend. And really that would've been a…
Amrit Singh | August 9, 2009 - 3:11 pm
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New Basement Jaxx (Feat. Santigold) – “Saga”

On the heels of their resounding return to form "Raindrops," UK electrobeat gurus Basement Jaxx are now busy leaking scraps from their forthcoming Scars. Smart…
Amrit Singh | July 14, 2009 - 9:45 am
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Beastie Boys’ Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 1 Gets A Release Date, A Tracklist, A Santigold

Aside from being pooped on, the Beasties made noise down at Bonnaroo when they invited Nas onstage to debut "Too Many Rappers" from their forthcoming…
Amrit Singh | June 23, 2009 - 11:46 am
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Santogold Gets The Grey Album Treatment, Which In Turn Gets The Label-Shut-Down Treatment

Like they always say, "Those who do not know the past are doomed to remix it." (Nobody says that.) Here's the story: DJ Terry Urban…
Amrit Singh | June 4, 2009 - 5:28 pm
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New Major Lazer Video – “Hold The Line”

As we've mentioned, Major Lazer is "Paper Planes" producers Switch and Diplo's collaborative and conceptual dancehall project. As the concept goes, he's "a Jamaican commando…
Brandon Stosuy | May 29, 2009 - 12:57 pm
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Sasquatch! 2009 In Photos

Everybody loves Memorial Day weekend, but nobody loves Memorial Day weekend like those that make it to Sasquatch! As friends have returned from their treks…
Amrit Singh | May 29, 2009 - 9:25 am
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“Paper Planes” Producers Recruit Santigold For Monster War

"Major Lazer is a Jamaican commando who lost his arm in the secret Zombie War of 1984. The US military rescued him and repurposed experimental…
Scott Lapatine | April 20, 2009 - 7:41 pm
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David Byrne Ropes Santigold, Tori Amos Into Weird Concept Album

Details are emerging on the Renaissance Man's Here Lies Love, a concept album about Imelda Marcos, shoe-obsessed widow of the Philippines' former dictator. Byrne wrote…
Scott Lapatine | April 10, 2009 - 3:21 pm
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New N.A.S.A Video – “Gifted” (Feat. Kanye West, Santigold & Lykke Li)

Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon get lonely, so as mentioned, their N.A.S.A. project includes more guests than Disneyland. So far they've paraded out M.I.A.,…
Brandon Stosuy | March 27, 2009 - 10:43 am
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Santigold And Spank Rock “Shove It” On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon was good last night! (See also: Tina Fey was a guest last night). This time the show brought music-related content…
Amrit Singh | March 4, 2009 - 3:57 pm
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Santogold’s New Name: Santigold

For a minute it looked like it was going to be just "Santi," but she's officially decided to hold on to the Gold. Here's the…
Amrit Singh | February 11, 2009 - 2:15 pm
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New N.A.S.A. (Feat. M.I.A., Santogold, Spank Rock & Nick Zinner) – “Whachadoin”

Technically N.A.S.A. (North America/South America) = beatmakers Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon, but as you might've noticed when we posted The Spirit Of Apollo's…
Brandon Stosuy | January 12, 2009 - 4:50 pm
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New Santogold (Feat. Three 6 Mafia & Project Pat) – “Shove It (Mad Decent Remix)”

In the latest installment of "How Many Ways Can We Repurpose Santogold," Academy Award winning hip hop outfit Three 6 Mafia and Project Pat put…
Amrit Singh | January 12, 2009 - 10:17 am
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New N.A.S.A. (Feat. Kanye West, Santogold & Lykke Li) – “Gifted”

Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon are close to releasing an LP from their N.A.S.A. (North America/South America) project. The duo cook the beats, and…
Amrit Singh | December 11, 2008 - 10:25 am
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New Jay-Z (Featuring Santogold) Video – “Brooklyn (Go Hard)”

That Jay-Z/Santogold/Kanye West BK fight song from the Notorious OST now has itself a video dedicated to Brooklyn, to the letter. Director Evan Roth uses…
Amrit Singh | December 3, 2008 - 10:08 am
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New Jay-Z (Featuring Santogold) – “Brooklyn (Go Hard)”

That B.I.G. biopic Notorious will have an OST likely dominated by Biggie Smalls cuts, especially since his estate is so creepily enamored with the project,…
Amrit Singh | December 1, 2008 - 12:07 pm
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Watch The Worthwhile Moments Of The Woodies

The Woodies happened, I was there, you didn't miss too much. This year's performance roster was interesting though, particularly for a couple of onstage collaborations.
Amrit Singh | November 20, 2008 - 12:00 pm
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Photos From The 2008 mtvU Woodie Awards

Over the past few years, mtvU's annual Woodie Awards have been unexpectedly bloggable. But last night we couldn't rely on Jordan Catalano picking fights since…
Amrit Singh | November 13, 2008 - 2:45 pm
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Santogold: Now Just “Santi”

A press release for the mtvU Woodies Awards is a weird place to mine your breaking news, but we do what we can. Yesterday we…
Amrit Singh | November 11, 2008 - 8:54 am
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Santogold Does Two For MTV, Releases “Lights Out” Video

Santi's been sucked into the MTV band-a-week ecosystem, and so after following the script of mildly awkward and innuendo filled skits, it's come time for…
Amrit Singh | August 11, 2008 - 10:27 am